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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 59 28 42
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +14
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 95 193 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.23% 7.63% 5.07%
As % of the General category 11.82% 17.06% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 58 85 66
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,700 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
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
804 1131 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.77% 44.70% 47.57%
Number of salaries quoted 585 853 894
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +24 22 £63,750 +34.21%
St Albans -9 16 £55,000 +124.48% 3
Hemel Hempstead -16 13 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Welwyn Garden City -13 11 - -
Hertford +18 8 - -
Bishop's Stortford +13 4 £46,250 +36.02%
Borehamwood -19 4 £30,000 -26.82% 1
Stevenage -13 2 £19,500 -54.91%
Hoddesdon - 2 £38,000 -
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 59 (32.96%) Finance
2 54 (30.17%) Cisco
3 43 (24.02%) Linux
4 37 (20.67%) SQL
4 37 (20.67%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (19.55%) Microsoft
6 34 (18.99%) WAN
7 30 (16.76%) Data Centre
8 27 (15.08%) DHCP
8 27 (15.08%) DNS
8 27 (15.08%) LAN
9 26 (14.53%) SLA
9 26 (14.53%) Java
10 25 (13.97%) Windows
10 25 (13.97%) Service Delivery
10 25 (13.97%) Retail
11 24 (13.41%) Manufacturing
11 24 (13.41%) Oracle
12 23 (12.85%) MySQL
12 23 (12.85%) CCNP
13 22 (12.29%) Tomcat
14 21 (11.73%) MS Excel
14 21 (11.73%) Firewall
14 21 (11.73%) Degree
15 20 (11.17%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (10.61%) Banking
16 19 (10.61%) Games
16 19 (10.61%) ITIL
17 18 (10.06%) DWDM
17 18 (10.06%) PostgreSQL

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 22 (12.29%) Tomcat
2 17 (9.50%) Apache
2 17 (9.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 17 (9.50%) CMS
3 6 (3.35%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.68%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.12%) Lync
6 1 (0.56%) IIS
6 1 (0.56%) JBoss
6 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (11.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.35%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) Simulink
3 1 (0.56%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.56%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.23%) Office 365
2 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.12%) Yammer
4 1 (0.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (18.99%) WAN
2 27 (15.08%) DHCP
2 27 (15.08%) LAN
2 27 (15.08%) DNS
3 21 (11.73%) Firewall
4 18 (10.06%) DWDM
5 17 (9.50%) HTTP
6 15 (8.38%) TCP/IP
7 12 (6.70%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (6.70%) SAN
8 10 (5.59%) Ethernet
8 10 (5.59%) BGP
9 9 (5.03%) MPLS
9 9 (5.03%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (4.47%) NAS
10 8 (4.47%) SDH
11 7 (3.91%) OSPF
11 7 (3.91%) IP Telephony
12 6 (3.35%) VoIP
13 5 (2.79%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.85%) MySQL
2 18 (10.06%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (5.03%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.12%) Big Data
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.68%) NUnit
1 3 (1.68%) Selenium
1 3 (1.68%) TeamCity
1 3 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (1.68%) Cucumber
1 3 (1.68%) SpecFlow
2 2 (1.12%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.56%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 59 (32.96%) Finance
2 25 (13.97%) Retail
3 24 (13.41%) Manufacturing
4 19 (10.61%) Games
4 19 (10.61%) Banking
5 17 (9.50%) Online Betting
6 16 (8.94%) Electronics
7 8 (4.47%) Marketing
8 7 (3.91%) Retail Banking
9 6 (3.35%) Legal
10 5 (2.79%) Law
11 2 (1.12%) Advertising
12 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.56%) Automotive
12 1 (0.56%) Billing
12 1 (0.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (15.08%) Network Engineer
2 24 (13.41%) Administrator
3 19 (10.61%) Systems Administrator
4 18 (10.06%) Analyst
4 18 (10.06%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 17 (9.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 17 (9.50%) Linux Administrator
5 17 (9.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 17 (9.50%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 17 (9.50%) Developer
6 13 (7.26%) Senior Network Engineer
7 12 (6.70%) Consultant
8 9 (5.03%) C++ Developer
9 8 (4.47%) Architect
9 8 (4.47%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (3.91%) Test Analyst
10 7 (3.91%) Software Test Analyst
10 7 (3.91%) NOC Engineer
11 6 (3.35%) Sales Consultant
11 6 (3.35%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.03%) HTML
2 7 (3.91%) .NET
2 7 (3.91%) CSS
3 2 (1.12%) HTML5
4 1 (0.56%) WCF
4 1 (0.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.76%) Data Centre
2 17 (9.50%) Online Games
3 15 (8.38%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.47%) Clustering
5 7 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.35%) DTV
7 5 (2.79%) Replication
8 3 (1.68%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.12%) Streaming Video
9 2 (1.12%) PMI
9 2 (1.12%) Tandem
9 2 (1.12%) STB
9 2 (1.12%) IPTV
9 2 (1.12%) Statistics
9 2 (1.12%) Life Science
9 2 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.12%) Social Media
9 2 (1.12%) Chromecast
9 2 (1.12%) Apple TV
9 2 (1.12%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 43 (24.02%) Linux
2 25 (13.97%) Windows
3 17 (9.50%) CentOS
4 12 (6.70%) UNIX
5 10 (5.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (3.91%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.12%) Android
8 2 (1.12%) VMS
9 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (13.97%) Service Delivery
2 20 (11.17%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (10.61%) ITIL
4 17 (9.50%) E-Commerce
5 16 (8.94%) Project Management
5 16 (8.94%) Incident Management
5 16 (8.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (8.38%) PRINCE2
7 13 (7.26%) Asset Management
7 13 (7.26%) Problem Management
8 12 (6.70%) Change Management
9 11 (6.15%) Service Management
9 11 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (5.59%) Software Testing
10 10 (5.59%) Change Control
10 10 (5.59%) Migration
11 9 (5.03%) Programme Management
11 9 (5.03%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (5.03%) SDLC
12 8 (4.47%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 37 (20.67%) SQL
2 26 (14.53%) Java
3 14 (7.82%) C++
4 13 (7.26%) C
5 9 (5.03%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.35%) C#
7 4 (2.23%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.68%) Python
9 2 (1.12%) VB
10 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.56%) VBA
10 1 (0.56%) Perl
10 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.56%) Ada
10 1 (0.56%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.56%) VB6
10 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 37 (20.67%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (12.85%) CCNP
3 21 (11.73%) Degree
4 17 (9.50%) SC Cleared
4 17 (9.50%) Security Cleared
5 16 (8.94%) CCNA
6 10 (5.59%) ISEB
7 9 (5.03%) CCSA
8 8 (4.47%) ISTQB
9 7 (3.91%) CCIE
10 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (2.23%) PMI Certification
11 4 (2.23%) MCP
11 4 (2.23%) HNC
11 4 (2.23%) MCSE
12 3 (1.68%) CCIP
12 3 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (1.12%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (14.53%) SLA
2 9 (5.03%) QA
3 4 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.56%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.56%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.56%) BS7799
System Software
1 12 (6.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.59%) Hyper-V
3 9 (5.03%) VMware ESX
4 7 (3.91%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.68%) Firmware
6 2 (1.12%) vSphere
7 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.56%) vCloud
7 1 (0.56%) NFS
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.56%) SRDF
7 1 (0.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 7 (3.91%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.68%) SCCM
3 2 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.56%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.56%) vMotion
Vendors
1 54 (30.17%) Cisco
2 35 (19.55%) Microsoft
3 24 (13.41%) Oracle
4 17 (9.50%) Red Hat
5 15 (8.38%) VMware
5 15 (8.38%) Ciena
6 14 (7.82%) CheckPoint
7 12 (6.70%) Remedy
8 10 (5.59%) HP
9 8 (4.47%) Juniper
10 7 (3.91%) SAP
11 6 (3.35%) Mitel
12 5 (2.79%) McAfee
12 5 (2.79%) 3PAR
12 5 (2.79%) Symantec
12 5 (2.79%) BMC
13 4 (2.23%) Dell
13 4 (2.23%) EMC
14 3 (1.68%) IBM
14 3 (1.68%) Avaya
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans
The People Network
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Amazon
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
St. Albans
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago