The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 43 51 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 20 16 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.96% 3.10% 9.65%
As % of the General category 9.22% 5.57% 15.73%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 31
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £28,800 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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 Watford region.

General Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
217 287 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 42.97% 55.62% 61.39%
Number of salaries quoted 166 206 183
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Watford

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Watford region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Watford

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Manufacturing
3 9 (34.62%) Retail
4 8 (30.77%) Linux
5 7 (26.92%) UNIX
5 7 (26.92%) SAN
5 7 (26.92%) Migration
5 7 (26.92%) Degree
6 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
6 6 (23.08%) EMC
6 6 (23.08%) C++
6 6 (23.08%) C
7 5 (19.23%) Data Migration
8 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
8 4 (15.38%) NAS
8 4 (15.38%) Cisco
8 4 (15.38%) Law
8 4 (15.38%) Legal
9 3 (11.54%) Firewall
9 3 (11.54%) VMware
9 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
9 3 (11.54%) HP
9 3 (11.54%) Project Management
9 3 (11.54%) IBM
9 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
9 3 (11.54%) Windows
9 3 (11.54%) SAP
9 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (11.54%) Banking

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) PaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) SAN
2 4 (15.38%) NAS
3 3 (11.54%) Firewall
4 2 (7.69%) VLAN
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.69%) OSPF
4 2 (7.69%) BGP
4 2 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.85%) LDAP
5 1 (3.85%) PBX
5 1 (3.85%) DNS
5 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Big Data
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Manufacturing
3 9 (34.62%) Retail
4 4 (15.38%) Law
4 4 (15.38%) Legal
5 3 (11.54%) Banking
6 1 (3.85%) Electronics
6 1 (3.85%) Marketing
6 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) C++ Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Storage Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Head of IT
5 2 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Head of Infrastructure
5 2 (7.69%) Head of Information Management
6 1 (3.85%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Solaris Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) EMC Storage Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) EMC Storage Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) EMC Storage Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (3.85%) EMC Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Data Centre Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) JSON
1 1 (3.85%) WCF
1 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (7.69%) Life Science
3 2 (7.69%) Replication
4 1 (3.85%) STB
4 1 (3.85%) IPTV
4 1 (3.85%) DTV
4 1 (3.85%) Streaming Video
4 1 (3.85%) Xbox
4 1 (3.85%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) UNIX
3 3 (11.54%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) Solaris
4 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.85%) SUSE
4 1 (3.85%) Android
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Migration
2 5 (19.23%) Data Migration
3 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
6 1 (3.85%) Transition Management
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) Coaching
6 1 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (3.85%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) C
1 6 (23.08%) C++
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.85%) Ruby
3 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) PHP
3 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) CCIE
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) IBM Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCITP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) SRDF
3 2 (7.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (7.69%) NFS
4 1 (3.85%) Samba
4 1 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) EMC
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) IBM
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) SAP
3 3 (11.54%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) Brocade
4 2 (7.69%) Fujitsu
4 2 (7.69%) Hitachi
4 2 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (3.85%) Veritas
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) Apple
5 1 (3.85%) Sun
5 1 (3.85%) Roku
Watford
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Sogeti
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 27 days ago