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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 25 14 69
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +55
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 34 52 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.54% 9.90% 1.15%
As % of the General category 11.64% 19.26% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 34 52 2
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,700 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £56,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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
292 270 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 56.15% 51.43% 44.15%
Number of salaries quoted 240 256 157
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Watford

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 18 (31.58%) C#
1 18 (31.58%) C++
1 18 (31.58%) Software Engineering
2 15 (26.32%) Firewall
3 14 (24.56%) Java
3 14 (24.56%) Degree
3 14 (24.56%) Physics
4 13 (22.81%) Computer Science
4 13 (22.81%) Web Development
4 13 (22.81%) Visualisation
4 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
4 13 (22.81%) HTML
4 13 (22.81%) CSS
4 13 (22.81%) OO
4 13 (22.81%) PhD
4 13 (22.81%) Data Visualisation
4 13 (22.81%) Node.js
4 13 (22.81%) ZeroMQ
5 11 (19.30%) Finance
5 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
5 11 (19.30%) Front End Development
6 10 (17.54%) JSON
6 10 (17.54%) Ajax
6 10 (17.54%) MS Office
6 10 (17.54%) VoIP
7 9 (15.79%) Cisco
7 9 (15.79%) CRM
7 9 (15.79%) PBX
7 9 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (14.04%) Spanning Tree

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.77%) IIS
1 5 (8.77%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.75%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
2 10 (17.54%) MS Office
3 5 (8.77%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.32%) Firewall
2 10 (17.54%) VoIP
3 9 (15.79%) PBX
4 8 (14.04%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (14.04%) Cisco IOS
4 8 (14.04%) DMZ
4 8 (14.04%) IP Telephony
4 8 (14.04%) IPsec
4 8 (14.04%) LAN
4 8 (14.04%) Network Security
4 8 (14.04%) Spanning Tree
4 8 (14.04%) VLAN
4 8 (14.04%) VPN
4 8 (14.04%) WAN
5 7 (12.28%) Cisco IPT
6 5 (8.77%) 3G
6 5 (8.77%) 4G
6 5 (8.77%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (7.02%) PABX
7 4 (7.02%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) LabVIEW
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Electronics
3 1 (1.75%) Automotive
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Developer
2 12 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (19.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (17.54%) Analyst
5 8 (14.04%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (14.04%) Network Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Web Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Business Analyst
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Software Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Principal Business Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Radio Design Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Radio Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) CSS
1 13 (22.81%) HTML
1 13 (22.81%) Node.js
1 13 (22.81%) ZeroMQ
2 10 (17.54%) Ajax
2 10 (17.54%) JSON
3 5 (8.77%) .NET
3 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.75%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.75%) Java EE
4 1 (1.75%) Spring
4 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Physics
2 13 (22.81%) Computer Science
2 13 (22.81%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.75%) Fintech
3 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
1 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (10.53%) Linux
2 6 (10.53%) Windows Server
2 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (8.77%) Windows 10
3 5 (8.77%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Software Engineering
2 13 (22.81%) Data Visualisation
2 13 (22.81%) OO
2 13 (22.81%) Web Development
3 11 (19.30%) Front End Development
4 9 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (15.79%) CRM
5 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.04%) Product Management
6 7 (12.28%) Matrix Management
6 7 (12.28%) User Stories
6 7 (12.28%) Waterfall
7 5 (8.77%) Logistics
7 5 (8.77%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (7.02%) Service Management
9 3 (5.26%) Data Acquisition
9 3 (5.26%) ITIL
10 1 (1.75%) Error Analysis
10 1 (1.75%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.58%) C#
1 18 (31.58%) C++
2 14 (24.56%) Java
3 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.53%) SQL
5 5 (8.77%) C
5 5 (8.77%) VB
5 5 (8.77%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) Degree
2 13 (22.81%) PhD
3 8 (14.04%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (12.28%) CCNP
5 4 (7.02%) CCNA
6 1 (1.75%) ACCA
6 1 (1.75%) CIMA
6 1 (1.75%) MCSE
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (8.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Cisco
2 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.77%) Dell
3 5 (8.77%) Sage
3 5 (8.77%) SonicWALL
3 5 (8.77%) Symantec
4 3 (5.26%) NetApp
5 1 (1.75%) Huawei
5 1 (1.75%) SAP
5 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.75%) VMware
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