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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 68 37 52
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +15
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 88 145 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.67% 5.68% 4.30%
As % of the General category 10.09% 12.60% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 66 73 46
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
872 1151 1024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 36.38% 45.12% 44.97%
Number of salaries quoted 685 882 752
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 £30,850 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £85,000
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 7 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 7 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 +10 19 £30,000 -42.85%
St Albans -19 13 £55,000 +107.54% 2
Welwyn Garden City -1 11 - -
Borehamwood -20 8 £30,000 -26.82% 2
Hemel Hempstead -20 8 £47,500 - 1
Stevenage -9 3 £22,000 -55.10%
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £47,500 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £38,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £26,500 -
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 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 66 (35.48%) Finance
2 50 (26.88%) Cisco
3 47 (25.27%) Linux
4 42 (22.58%) SQL
5 33 (17.74%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (17.20%) Java
7 30 (16.13%) Oracle
7 30 (16.13%) Windows
7 30 (16.13%) Microsoft
8 29 (15.59%) DNS
8 29 (15.59%) DHCP
9 28 (15.05%) Service Delivery
9 28 (15.05%) Data Centre
10 27 (14.52%) MySQL
11 26 (13.98%) WAN
12 25 (13.44%) Retail
12 25 (13.44%) Degree
13 24 (12.90%) Tomcat
14 23 (12.37%) MS Excel
14 23 (12.37%) Manufacturing
14 23 (12.37%) Games
15 22 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (11.29%) C++
17 20 (10.75%) TCP/IP
17 20 (10.75%) PostgreSQL
17 20 (10.75%) Banking
18 19 (10.22%) CMS
18 19 (10.22%) DWDM
18 19 (10.22%) Red Hat
18 19 (10.22%) Oracle HTTP Server

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 24 (12.90%) Tomcat
2 19 (10.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 19 (10.22%) CMS
2 19 (10.22%) Apache
3 6 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.08%) Node.js
4 2 (1.08%) Lync
4 2 (1.08%) JBoss
4 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.54%) IIS
5 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
Applications
1 23 (12.37%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.54%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.54%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.15%) Office 365
2 3 (1.61%) 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 29 (15.59%) DHCP
1 29 (15.59%) DNS
2 26 (13.98%) WAN
3 20 (10.75%) TCP/IP
4 19 (10.22%) HTTP
4 19 (10.22%) DWDM
5 18 (9.68%) LAN
6 16 (8.60%) Ethernet
7 15 (8.06%) Firewall
8 13 (6.99%) BGP
8 13 (6.99%) SAN
9 12 (6.45%) MPLS
10 10 (5.38%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (4.84%) NAS
11 9 (4.84%) OSPF
11 9 (4.84%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (4.84%) SDH
12 8 (4.30%) VoIP
13 7 (3.76%) IP Telephony
14 5 (2.69%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.52%) MySQL
2 20 (10.75%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (4.84%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.61%) Big Data
5 2 (1.08%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (2.69%) LabVIEW
2 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.54%) Subversion
3 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.54%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.54%) Xdebug
General
1 66 (35.48%) Finance
2 25 (13.44%) Retail
3 23 (12.37%) Manufacturing
3 23 (12.37%) Games
4 20 (10.75%) Banking
5 19 (10.22%) Online Betting
6 17 (9.14%) Electronics
7 7 (3.76%) Retail Banking
7 7 (3.76%) Marketing
8 6 (3.23%) Legal
9 5 (2.69%) Law
10 4 (2.15%) Billing
11 2 (1.08%) Aerospace
11 2 (1.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (13.44%) Administrator
2 23 (12.37%) Network Engineer
3 21 (11.29%) Systems Administrator
4 20 (10.75%) Developer
4 20 (10.75%) Analyst
4 20 (10.75%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 19 (10.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 19 (10.22%) Linux Administrator
5 19 (10.22%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 19 (10.22%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 9 (4.84%) Architect
6 9 (4.84%) Project Manager
6 9 (4.84%) C++ Developer
7 8 (4.30%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (3.76%) Consultant
8 7 (3.76%) Test Analyst
8 7 (3.76%) Design Engineer
8 7 (3.76%) Service Manager
8 7 (3.76%) Software Test Analyst
8 7 (3.76%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.45%) HTML
2 7 (3.76%) CSS
2 7 (3.76%) XML
3 6 (3.23%) .NET
3 6 (3.23%) HTML5
4 3 (1.61%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.08%) CCXML
5 2 (1.08%) REST
5 2 (1.08%) WebSockets
5 2 (1.08%) Laravel
5 2 (1.08%) Backbone.js
5 2 (1.08%) Sass
5 2 (1.08%) LESS
5 2 (1.08%) WPF
5 2 (1.08%) Symfony
5 2 (1.08%) Zend Framework
5 2 (1.08%) SOAP
5 2 (1.08%) Web Services
5 2 (1.08%) VXML
6 1 (0.54%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.05%) Data Centre
2 19 (10.22%) Online Games
3 15 (8.06%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.30%) Clustering
6 6 (3.23%) Replication
7 5 (2.69%) DTV
8 4 (2.15%) Verilog
8 4 (2.15%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.61%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.61%) Xbox
9 3 (1.61%) IVR
9 3 (1.61%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.08%) Streaming Video
10 2 (1.08%) Life Science
10 2 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.08%) STB
10 2 (1.08%) IPTV
10 2 (1.08%) Statistics
10 2 (1.08%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 47 (25.27%) Linux
2 30 (16.13%) Windows
3 19 (10.22%) CentOS
4 12 (6.45%) UNIX
5 10 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.23%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.15%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.15%) Android
9 2 (1.08%) VMS
9 2 (1.08%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.05%) Service Delivery
2 22 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (10.22%) E-Commerce
4 18 (9.68%) ITIL
5 16 (8.60%) Project Management
5 16 (8.60%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (7.53%) PRINCE2
7 12 (6.45%) Service Management
7 12 (6.45%) SDLC
8 11 (5.91%) Change Management
8 11 (5.91%) Migration
9 10 (5.38%) Incident Management
10 9 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (4.30%) Scrum
11 8 (4.30%) Validation
12 7 (3.76%) Programme Management
12 7 (3.76%) CRM
12 7 (3.76%) Knowledge Management
12 7 (3.76%) Software Testing
13 6 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (22.58%) SQL
2 32 (17.20%) Java
3 21 (11.29%) C++
4 15 (8.06%) C
5 9 (4.84%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.76%) C#
6 7 (3.76%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.69%) Python
8 3 (1.61%) R
9 2 (1.08%) PHP
9 2 (1.08%) VB
10 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.54%) Perl
10 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.54%) VB6
10 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (17.74%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (13.44%) Degree
3 17 (9.14%) CCNP
3 17 (9.14%) CCNA
4 10 (5.38%) ISEB
5 9 (4.84%) SC Cleared
5 9 (4.84%) Security Cleared
6 8 (4.30%) CCIE
7 7 (3.76%) ISTQB
8 4 (2.15%) APMP
8 4 (2.15%) CCIP
8 4 (2.15%) MCP
8 4 (2.15%) HNC
8 4 (2.15%) MCSE
8 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.08%) MCITP
10 2 (1.08%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.08%) IBM Certification
10 2 (1.08%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.68%) SLA
2 7 (3.76%) QA
3 4 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.54%) BS7799
System Software
1 13 (6.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (5.91%) Hyper-V
3 9 (4.84%) VMware ESX
4 7 (3.76%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.15%) Firmware
6 2 (1.08%) SRDF
6 2 (1.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (1.08%) vSphere
6 2 (1.08%) NFS
7 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.54%) vCloud
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (3.76%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.61%) SCCM
4 2 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.08%) EMC VPLEX
4 2 (1.08%) SnapMirror
4 2 (1.08%) SnapVault
4 2 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.54%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.54%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.54%) vMotion
5 1 (0.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 50 (26.88%) Cisco
2 30 (16.13%) Oracle
2 30 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 19 (10.22%) Red Hat
4 16 (8.60%) VMware
5 15 (8.06%) Ciena
6 11 (5.91%) Remedy
6 11 (5.91%) HP
7 8 (4.30%) Juniper
8 7 (3.76%) CheckPoint
8 7 (3.76%) SAP
9 5 (2.69%) EMC
9 5 (2.69%) McAfee
9 5 (2.69%) Symantec
9 5 (2.69%) 3PAR
10 4 (2.15%) Fujitsu
10 4 (2.15%) Mitel
10 4 (2.15%) Dell
10 4 (2.15%) IBM
10 4 (2.15%) BMC
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,0000
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertford
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: Competitive, car and uncapped OTE
Posted: 19 days ago