The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 46 60 41
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 22 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.07% 0.26% 5.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.33% 0.68% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 21
Average salary £27,000 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,800 - £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Mathematics
Hertfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
213 148 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 39.37% 38.95% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 160 116 73
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Watford

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Mathematics 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 Mathematics.

1 23 (95.83%) Degree
2 20 (83.33%) Finance
2 20 (83.33%) Manufacturing
2 20 (83.33%) Retail
2 20 (83.33%) C
2 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 20 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 14 (58.33%) MS Excel
3 14 (58.33%) MS Office
4 12 (50.00%) ITIL
4 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 12 (50.00%) Terminal Services
4 12 (50.00%) DHCP
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (50.00%) DNS
4 12 (50.00%) VMware
4 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (33.33%) Time Management
5 8 (33.33%) Asset Management
6 6 (25.00%) MPLS
6 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (25.00%) VPN
6 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Mathematics 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 Mathematics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (58.33%) MS Office
1 14 (58.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) DNS
1 12 (50.00%) DHCP
2 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (25.00%) VPN
2 6 (25.00%) MPLS
2 6 (25.00%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) VLAN
2 6 (25.00%) ISDN
2 6 (25.00%) LAN
2 6 (25.00%) PBX
2 6 (25.00%) VoIP
2 6 (25.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 20 (83.33%) Finance
1 20 (83.33%) Manufacturing
1 20 (83.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
1 8 (33.33%) Administrator
1 8 (33.33%) IT Administrator
2 7 (29.17%) Help Desk Administrator
2 7 (29.17%) Help Desk Support
2 7 (29.17%) Support Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Junior
3 6 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 6 (25.00%) Server Support
3 6 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 6 (25.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 3 (12.50%) Graduate
5 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) COM
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (25.00%) Handset
3 2 (8.33%) Physics
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 6 (25.00%) Linux
3 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (25.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 12 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 12 (50.00%) ITIL
3 8 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 8 (33.33%) Time Management
4 6 (25.00%) Information Security
4 6 (25.00%) Coaching
5 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) C
2 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (95.83%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 20 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint