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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 39 37 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 1.39% 3.95% 1.09%
As % of the General category 4.44% 12.00% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -
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
45 50 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 31.25% 32.89% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 48 23
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +36.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Apple
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) IT Governance

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) VoIP Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Asterisk Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Asterisk Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
1 2 (28.57%) JSON
1 2 (28.57%) REST
1 2 (28.57%) Spring
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
1 1 (14.29%) Change Management
1 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
1 1 (14.29%) Test Management
1 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
1 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Apple