The first 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 62 45 61
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 12 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.06% 2.22% 0.58%
As % of the General category 4.56% 3.66% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -37.93%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
General Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
263 191 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 45.19% 60.63% 46.96%
Number of salaries quoted 157 128 84
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £31,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Telecoms
Hertfordshire

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 22 July 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Watford

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 (48.15%) Finance
2 10 (37.04%) Retail
3 9 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 6 (22.22%) Windows
4 6 (22.22%) Cisco
5 5 (18.52%) HP
5 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (14.81%) Symantec
6 4 (14.81%) Migration
6 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.81%) Degree
6 4 (14.81%) Banking
7 3 (11.11%) Open Source
7 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (11.11%) APMP
7 3 (11.11%) ITIL
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle
7 3 (11.11%) Dell
7 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
7 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 3 (11.11%) VMware
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
8 2 (7.41%) SS7
8 2 (7.41%) McAfee
8 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
8 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
8 2 (7.41%) SLA
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
8 2 (7.41%) HTTP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.41%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.70%) Lync
3 1 (3.70%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.70%) MS Project
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) SS7
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
1 2 (7.41%) VPN
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
1 2 (7.41%) PBX
1 2 (7.41%) VoIP
2 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (3.70%) WAAS
2 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.70%) 4G
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.70%) LTE
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
2 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
2 1 (3.70%) GGSN
2 1 (3.70%) SGSN
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) DB2
1 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (3.70%) Hudson
1 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (3.70%) NUnit
1 1 (3.70%) Maven
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 10 (37.04%) Retail
3 9 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (14.81%) Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Billing
5 1 (3.70%) Electronics
5 1 (3.70%) Advertising
5 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (14.81%) Architect
2 3 (11.11%) IT Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Software Architect
3 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Service Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Build and Release Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) Voice Network Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Core Network Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Middleware
1 2 (7.41%) XML
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
1 2 (7.41%) JMS
2 1 (3.70%) Castle Windsor
2 1 (3.70%) LINQ
2 1 (3.70%) MonoRail
2 1 (3.70%) WPF
2 1 (3.70%) WinForms
2 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Open Source
2 2 (7.41%) EPoS
3 1 (3.70%) PMI
3 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.70%) Handset
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) VMS
3 1 (3.70%) UNIX
3 1 (3.70%) AIX
3 1 (3.70%) HPUX
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (14.81%) Migration
2 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
3 3 (11.11%) ITIL
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.41%) Product Management
5 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) High Availability
5 1 (3.70%) Change Control
5 1 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (3.70%) MVVM
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (3.70%) Network Management
5 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
5 1 (3.70%) ERP
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) TDD
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) APMP
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) MCSA
3 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.70%) CCIE
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) vCloud
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
1 2 (7.41%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco
2 5 (18.52%) HP
3 4 (14.81%) Symantec
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 3 (11.11%) Dell
4 3 (11.11%) VMware
5 2 (7.41%) McAfee
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.41%) Nortel
5 2 (7.41%) Avaya
5 2 (7.41%) TIBCO
5 2 (7.41%) SAP
6 1 (3.70%) F5
6 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.70%) CollabNet
6 1 (3.70%) Sybase
6 1 (3.70%) Juniper
6 1 (3.70%) Hitachi
6 1 (3.70%) EMC
6 1 (3.70%) IBM