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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 42 64 27
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -37
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 22 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.46% 1.63% 7.29%
As % of the General category 10.68% 3.24% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 12
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +28.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,850 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £57,500 £54,300
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
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
206 309 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 41.78% 50.49% 60.76%
Number of salaries quoted 146 223 124
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 May 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Watford

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (36.11%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Manufacturing
2 10 (27.78%) Degree
2 10 (27.78%) C
2 10 (27.78%) C++
3 9 (25.00%) Linux
3 9 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (22.22%) Retail
4 8 (22.22%) UNIX
5 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
6 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.89%) Law
7 5 (13.89%) Legal
8 4 (11.11%) Migration
8 4 (11.11%) Data Migration
8 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
8 4 (11.11%) Firewall
8 4 (11.11%) SAN
8 4 (11.11%) EMC
8 4 (11.11%) Cisco
8 4 (11.11%) Windows
8 4 (11.11%) MS Office
8 4 (11.11%) SAP
8 4 (11.11%) SQL
8 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
9 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (8.33%) Oracle
9 3 (8.33%) IBM
9 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (8.33%) Project Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (5.56%) Lync
2 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.78%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.56%) Office 365
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
1 4 (11.11%) SAN
2 2 (5.56%) NAS
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (5.56%) VLAN
2 2 (5.56%) OSPF
2 2 (5.56%) BGP
2 2 (5.56%) PBX
2 2 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (5.56%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.78%) VoIP
3 1 (2.78%) 3G
3 1 (2.78%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Big Data
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) LabVIEW
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Manufacturing
3 8 (22.22%) Retail
4 5 (13.89%) Law
4 5 (13.89%) Legal
5 3 (8.33%) Banking
6 2 (5.56%) Games
6 2 (5.56%) Marketing
6 2 (5.56%) Electronics
7 1 (2.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) C++ Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Head of Infrastructure
4 3 (8.33%) Head of Information Management
4 3 (8.33%) Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Head of IT
5 2 (5.56%) Project Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Project Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Project Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.56%) Project Support Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) HTML
1 2 (5.56%) HTML5
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) STB
2 2 (5.56%) Streaming Video
2 2 (5.56%) Replication
2 2 (5.56%) IPTV
2 2 (5.56%) Life Science
2 2 (5.56%) DTV
2 2 (5.56%) Chromecast
2 2 (5.56%) Apple TV
2 2 (5.56%) PlayStation
2 2 (5.56%) Xbox
2 2 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (5.56%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.78%) Physics
3 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 8 (22.22%) UNIX
3 4 (11.11%) Windows
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.56%) Android
4 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (11.11%) Migration
2 4 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 3 (8.33%) Project Management
3 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
4 2 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Testing
4 2 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (5.56%) Identity Management
4 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.56%) CRM
4 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.56%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.78%) Coaching
5 1 (2.78%) Test Strategy
5 1 (2.78%) Business Transformation
5 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) C
1 10 (27.78%) C++
2 4 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.56%) MCITP
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.56%) IBM Certification
3 2 (5.56%) CCIE
3 2 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.78%) MCSA
4 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.56%) SRDF
2 2 (5.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) NFS
3 1 (2.78%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (2.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) EMC
2 4 (11.11%) Cisco
2 4 (11.11%) SAP
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) IBM
3 3 (8.33%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) Brocade
4 2 (5.56%) Fujitsu
4 2 (5.56%) Hitachi
4 2 (5.56%) NetApp
4 2 (5.56%) Apple
4 2 (5.56%) HP
4 2 (5.56%) Roku
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) Sage
5 1 (2.78%) Symantec
5 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
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