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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 58 54 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 13 3 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.22% 0.81% 6.75%
As % of the General category 4.66% 1.51% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 13
Average salary £43,750 £34,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.81% -18.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £32,100 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £36,900 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
279 199 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 47.61% 53.78% 66.49%
Number of salaries quoted 212 144 145
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 23 October 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Watford

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 20 (80.00%) Finance
2 18 (72.00%) Manufacturing
3 15 (60.00%) Retail
4 6 (24.00%) Migration
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.00%) Windows
5 5 (20.00%) ITIL
6 4 (16.00%) Service Management
6 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (16.00%) HP
6 4 (16.00%) Project Management
6 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (16.00%) VMware
7 3 (12.00%) Banking
7 3 (12.00%) BCP
7 3 (12.00%) SQL
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle
7 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (12.00%) HTTP
7 3 (12.00%) IBM
7 3 (12.00%) EMC
7 3 (12.00%) SAN
7 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (12.00%) Marketing
7 3 (12.00%) Network Security
7 3 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (12.00%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (12.00%) Lync
7 3 (12.00%) vCloud

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (12.00%) Lync
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (4.00%) iPlanet
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.00%) GlassFish
3 1 (4.00%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (4.00%) JBoss
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) Tuxedo
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (8.00%) MS Project
3 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) GitHub
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) HTTP
1 3 (12.00%) SAN
1 3 (12.00%) Network Security
2 2 (8.00%) SSL
2 2 (8.00%) VPN
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 2 (8.00%) SMTP
3 1 (4.00%) FTP
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.00%) SNMP
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) MPLS
3 1 (4.00%) OSPF
3 1 (4.00%) BGP
3 1 (4.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.00%) TACACS
3 1 (4.00%) Wireless
3 1 (4.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (4.00%) Maven
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) Hudson
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (80.00%) Finance
2 18 (72.00%) Manufacturing
3 15 (60.00%) Retail
4 3 (12.00%) Marketing
4 3 (12.00%) Banking
5 2 (8.00%) Electronics
6 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Business Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Release Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) EMC Storage Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) JSON
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) PMI
1 2 (8.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (8.00%) Economics
1 2 (8.00%) Open Source
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.00%) DTV
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) UNIX
2 2 (8.00%) Solaris
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (4.00%) VMS
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) AIX
3 1 (4.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
3 4 (16.00%) Service Management
3 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (12.00%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (12.00%) High Availability
4 3 (12.00%) BCP
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (8.00%) CRM
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Operations Management
6 1 (4.00%) Database Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Jython
2 1 (4.00%) Ruby
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) MCSA
2 1 (4.00%) CCIE
2 1 (4.00%) CCNP
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
1 1 (4.00%) QA
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) vCloud
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
4 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (4.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.00%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (4.00%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) HP
2 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) EMC
3 3 (12.00%) IBM
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) SAP
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) Symantec
5 1 (4.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.00%) Siebel
5 1 (4.00%) Sybase
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Juniper
5 1 (4.00%) BMC
5 1 (4.00%) Hitachi
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.00%) NetIQ
5 1 (4.00%) Alterian
5 1 (4.00%) Mentor Graphics
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