The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 73 65 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 87 96 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.57% 3.81% 4.51%
As % of the General category 9.28% 8.83% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 69 60 47
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,700 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
Telecoms
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

General Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
937 1087 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 38.40% 43.17% 45.77%
Number of salaries quoted 763 845 713
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Hertfordshire region.

Telecoms Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Telecoms
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +4 19 £30,000 -47.82%
Borehamwood -11 13 £27,500 -8.33% 2
St Albans -23 12 £55,000 +103.70% 1
Welwyn Garden City +3 7 - -
Hemel Hempstead -13 7 £45,000 -7.69% 1
Stevenage -4 3 £58,500 +1.73% 1
Rickmansworth - 3 £28,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £46,250 -
Hoddesdon -4 1 £38,000 -15.55%
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms.

1 67 (36.22%) Finance
2 49 (26.49%) Cisco
3 42 (22.70%) Linux
4 41 (22.16%) SQL
5 31 (16.76%) Java
5 31 (16.76%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (16.22%) Degree
7 29 (15.68%) Oracle
7 29 (15.68%) Windows
8 28 (15.14%) DNS
8 28 (15.14%) DHCP
8 28 (15.14%) Data Centre
9 27 (14.59%) Microsoft
10 26 (14.05%) MySQL
11 25 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (12.97%) Games
12 24 (12.97%) Service Delivery
12 24 (12.97%) C++
13 23 (12.43%) WAN
13 23 (12.43%) Tomcat
13 23 (12.43%) MS Excel
14 22 (11.89%) TCP/IP
15 21 (11.35%) Manufacturing
15 21 (11.35%) Retail
16 20 (10.81%) Electronics
17 19 (10.27%) DWDM
17 19 (10.27%) PostgreSQL
17 19 (10.27%) Banking
18 18 (9.73%) CMS
18 18 (9.73%) Red Hat

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (12.43%) Tomcat
2 18 (9.73%) CMS
2 18 (9.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 18 (9.73%) Apache
3 6 (3.24%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.08%) JBoss
4 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.08%) Lync
4 2 (1.08%) Node.js
5 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.54%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (12.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.41%) MS Office
3 2 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.54%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.54%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.54%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.16%) Office 365
2 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.08%) Yammer
4 1 (0.54%) IaaS
4 1 (0.54%) SaaS
4 1 (0.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (15.14%) DNS
1 28 (15.14%) DHCP
2 23 (12.43%) WAN
3 22 (11.89%) TCP/IP
4 19 (10.27%) DWDM
5 18 (9.73%) Ethernet
5 18 (9.73%) HTTP
6 15 (8.11%) LAN
7 13 (7.03%) BGP
7 13 (7.03%) Firewall
8 12 (6.49%) MPLS
8 12 (6.49%) SAN
9 10 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (4.86%) NAS
10 9 (4.86%) SDH
10 9 (4.86%) OSPF
11 8 (4.32%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (3.78%) IP Telephony
13 6 (3.24%) VoIP
13 6 (3.24%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.05%) MySQL
2 19 (10.27%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (4.32%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.62%) Big Data
4 3 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.08%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (3.24%) LabVIEW
2 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.54%) Xdebug
3 1 (0.54%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.54%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.54%) Subversion
General
1 67 (36.22%) Finance
2 24 (12.97%) Games
3 21 (11.35%) Manufacturing
3 21 (11.35%) Retail
4 20 (10.81%) Electronics
5 19 (10.27%) Banking
6 18 (9.73%) Online Betting
7 7 (3.78%) Marketing
7 7 (3.78%) Legal
8 6 (3.24%) Billing
9 5 (2.70%) Retail Banking
9 5 (2.70%) Law
10 3 (1.62%) Aerospace
11 2 (1.08%) Advertising
12 1 (0.54%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (12.97%) Administrator
2 23 (12.43%) Analyst
3 21 (11.35%) Network Engineer
4 20 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
4 20 (10.81%) Developer
5 19 (10.27%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 18 (9.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 18 (9.73%) Linux Administrator
6 18 (9.73%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 18 (9.73%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 10 (5.41%) Architect
7 10 (5.41%) Project Manager
8 9 (4.86%) Design Engineer
9 8 (4.32%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (4.32%) C++ Developer
10 7 (3.78%) NOC Engineer
10 7 (3.78%) Consultant
11 6 (3.24%) Service Manager
12 5 (2.70%) Senior Design Engineer
12 5 (2.70%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.49%) HTML
2 9 (4.86%) XML
3 8 (4.32%) .NET
4 7 (3.78%) CSS
5 6 (3.24%) HTML5
6 3 (1.62%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.08%) VXML
7 2 (1.08%) SOAP
7 2 (1.08%) Web Services
7 2 (1.08%) Symfony
7 2 (1.08%) Zend Framework
7 2 (1.08%) WPF
7 2 (1.08%) CCXML
7 2 (1.08%) REST
7 2 (1.08%) Backbone.js
7 2 (1.08%) WebSockets
7 2 (1.08%) Laravel
7 2 (1.08%) Sass
7 2 (1.08%) LESS
8 1 (0.54%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.14%) Data Centre
2 18 (9.73%) Online Games
3 16 (8.65%) Computer Science
4 14 (7.57%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.78%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (3.78%) Clustering
6 6 (3.24%) Verilog
7 5 (2.70%) Replication
7 5 (2.70%) DTV
8 3 (1.62%) Xbox
8 3 (1.62%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.62%) Social Media
8 3 (1.62%) IVR
8 3 (1.62%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.08%) STB
9 2 (1.08%) Streaming Video
9 2 (1.08%) Life Science
9 2 (1.08%) Statistics
9 2 (1.08%) IPTV
9 2 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (22.70%) Linux
2 29 (15.68%) Windows
3 18 (9.73%) CentOS
4 11 (5.95%) UNIX
5 9 (4.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.24%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.16%) Android
8 4 (2.16%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.08%) VMS
9 2 (1.08%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (12.97%) Service Delivery
3 18 (9.73%) E-Commerce
4 16 (8.65%) ITIL
5 14 (7.57%) Project Management
5 14 (7.57%) PRINCE2
5 14 (7.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (5.41%) Migration
6 10 (5.41%) SDLC
7 9 (4.86%) Change Management
8 8 (4.32%) CRM
8 8 (4.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (3.78%) Incident Management
9 7 (3.78%) Programme Management
9 7 (3.78%) Validation
9 7 (3.78%) Service Management
10 6 (3.24%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (3.24%) Network Design
10 6 (3.24%) Software Engineering
10 6 (3.24%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (22.16%) SQL
2 31 (16.76%) Java
3 24 (12.97%) C++
4 16 (8.65%) C
5 8 (4.32%) C#
6 7 (3.78%) JavaScript
7 6 (3.24%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.70%) R
8 5 (2.70%) Python
9 3 (1.62%) VB
10 2 (1.08%) PHP
10 2 (1.08%) VB6
11 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.54%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.54%) Ada
11 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.54%) Perl
11 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (16.76%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (16.22%) Degree
3 17 (9.19%) CCNA
4 15 (8.11%) CCNP
5 9 (4.86%) ISEB
6 8 (4.32%) CCIE
6 8 (4.32%) SC Cleared
6 8 (4.32%) Security Cleared
7 6 (3.24%) APMP
8 5 (2.70%) ISTQB
9 4 (2.16%) CCIP
9 4 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.16%) HNC
9 4 (2.16%) MCSE
10 3 (1.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.08%) IBM Certification
11 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.08%) MCITP
11 2 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.54%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.65%) SLA
2 8 (4.32%) QA
3 4 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.54%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.54%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.54%) COBIT
5 1 (0.54%) BS7799
System Software
1 12 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (5.95%) Hyper-V
3 9 (4.86%) VMware ESX
4 6 (3.24%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.16%) Firmware
6 2 (1.08%) NFS
6 2 (1.08%) SRDF
6 2 (1.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (1.08%) vSphere
7 1 (0.54%) vCloud
7 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (3.24%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.08%) EMC VPLEX
3 2 (1.08%) SnapMirror
3 2 (1.08%) SnapVault
4 1 (0.54%) vMotion
4 1 (0.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.54%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.54%) SCCM
4 1 (0.54%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 49 (26.49%) Cisco
2 29 (15.68%) Oracle
3 27 (14.59%) Microsoft
4 18 (9.73%) Red Hat
5 15 (8.11%) Ciena
6 13 (7.03%) VMware
7 11 (5.95%) HP
7 11 (5.95%) Remedy
8 9 (4.86%) Juniper
9 7 (3.78%) SAP
10 5 (2.70%) 3PAR
10 5 (2.70%) CheckPoint
10 5 (2.70%) McAfee
11 4 (2.16%) Dell
11 4 (2.16%) EMC
11 4 (2.16%) IBM
11 4 (2.16%) Fujitsu
12 3 (1.62%) Brocade
12 3 (1.62%) IronPort
12 3 (1.62%) Avaya
Hertfordshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Veridicore Limited
Salary: £30-50K Base with OTE to £100K
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £67000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £39000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,0000
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans
The People Network
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago