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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 42 57 27
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -30
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 24 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.49% 2.43% 8.55%
As % of the General category 10.39% 4.32% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 21
Average salary £60,000 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £28,350 £23,500
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
231 324 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 43.26% 56.15% 61.65%
Number of salaries quoted 174 245 161
Average salary £48,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 24 April 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Watford

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 11 (36.67%) Manufacturing
3 9 (30.00%) Linux
3 9 (30.00%) Retail
4 8 (26.67%) Degree
4 8 (26.67%) UNIX
5 7 (23.33%) C
5 7 (23.33%) C++
5 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
6 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (16.67%) SAN
6 5 (16.67%) Migration
6 5 (16.67%) Law
6 5 (16.67%) Legal
7 4 (13.33%) EMC
7 4 (13.33%) Cisco
7 4 (13.33%) SAP
7 4 (13.33%) Programme Management
7 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
8 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (10.00%) NAS
8 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (10.00%) Banking
8 3 (10.00%) VMware
8 3 (10.00%) Windows
8 3 (10.00%) SQL
8 3 (10.00%) Oracle
8 3 (10.00%) IBM
8 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (6.67%) Lync
2 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) Office 365
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) SAN
2 3 (10.00%) Firewall
2 3 (10.00%) NAS
3 2 (6.67%) Unified Communications
3 2 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (6.67%) VLAN
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.67%) OSPF
3 2 (6.67%) BGP
3 2 (6.67%) PBX
4 1 (3.33%) DNS
4 1 (3.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Big Data
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 11 (36.67%) Manufacturing
3 9 (30.00%) Retail
4 5 (16.67%) Law
4 5 (16.67%) Legal
5 3 (10.00%) Banking
6 2 (6.67%) Electronics
6 2 (6.67%) Marketing
7 1 (3.33%) Billing
7 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) C++ Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Head of Infrastructure
5 3 (10.00%) Head of Information Management
6 2 (6.67%) Head of IT
6 2 (6.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Sales Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Network Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Storage Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) WCF
1 1 (3.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Life Science
2 2 (6.67%) DTV
2 2 (6.67%) Replication
2 2 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Chromecast
3 1 (3.33%) Apple TV
3 1 (3.33%) PlayStation
3 1 (3.33%) STB
3 1 (3.33%) IPTV
3 1 (3.33%) Streaming Video
3 1 (3.33%) Open Source
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Xbox
3 1 (3.33%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) UNIX
3 3 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (3.33%) Solaris
4 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.33%) SUSE
4 1 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Migration
1 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (13.33%) Programme Management
2 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
3 3 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.67%) Capacity Management
4 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.33%) Business Transformation
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.33%) Transition Management
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) C
1 7 (23.33%) C++
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.33%) Perl
3 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.67%) IBM Certification
3 2 (6.67%) MCITP
3 2 (6.67%) MCSE
3 2 (6.67%) CCIE
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.67%) NFS
2 2 (6.67%) SRDF
2 2 (6.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) vCloud
3 1 (3.33%) Samba
3 1 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) SAP
2 4 (13.33%) Cisco
2 4 (13.33%) EMC
3 3 (10.00%) IBM
3 3 (10.00%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) Brocade
4 2 (6.67%) Fujitsu
4 2 (6.67%) Hitachi
4 2 (6.67%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) Veritas
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.33%) Apple
5 1 (3.33%) Sun
5 1 (3.33%) Roku
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