The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 33 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 5 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 3.42% 3.70% 4.97%
As % of the General category 9.62% 10.42% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 8
Average salary £31,500 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £45,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,310 £45,000 £34,650
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
Telecoms
Hertfordshire

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

General Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
52 48 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 35.62% 35.56% 47.20%
Number of salaries quoted 52 23 61
Average salary £40,155 £43,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.68% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Telecoms
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in St Albans

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in St Albans

Telecoms
Top 25 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 8 (80.00%) Finance
1 8 (80.00%) Banking
2 6 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Office 365
4 2 (20.00%) Billing
4 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) LAMP
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (10.00%) Web Design
5 1 (10.00%) Publishing
5 1 (10.00%) CMS
5 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
5 1 (10.00%) WordPress

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
1 8 (80.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 5 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Web Design
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft