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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 63 44 24
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -20
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 7 17 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.35% 4.18% 11.22%
As % of the General category 2.95% 7.94% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 46
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- +7.78%
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
237 214 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 45.66% 52.58% 59.59%
Number of salaries quoted 164 148 192
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% -9.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £62,500 £67,500
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 29 January 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Watford

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (68.42%) Finance
2 12 (63.16%) Manufacturing
3 11 (57.89%) Retail
4 5 (26.32%) Migration
4 5 (26.32%) SAN
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) Linux
5 4 (21.05%) EMC
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) Service Management
6 3 (15.79%) UNIX
6 3 (15.79%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) Degree
6 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
6 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (15.79%) NAS
7 2 (10.53%) Lync
7 2 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
7 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (10.53%) Network Security
7 2 (10.53%) Marketing
7 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
7 2 (10.53%) VMware
7 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
7 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) Economics
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (10.53%) Lync
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) NAS
3 2 (10.53%) Network Security
4 1 (5.26%) Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) LDAP
4 1 (5.26%) SMTP
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) VLAN
4 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 12 (63.16%) Manufacturing
3 11 (57.89%) Retail
4 2 (10.53%) Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Storage Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) C++ Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Business Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.53%) Economics
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) DTV
2 1 (5.26%) PMI
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) UNIX
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) SUSE
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) Service Management
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) BCP
4 2 (10.53%) High Availability
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
5 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.26%) Business Transformation
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Transition Management
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C
1 2 (10.53%) C++
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) PHP
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) IBM Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCSA
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) vCloud
2 1 (5.26%) Samba
2 1 (5.26%) NFS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (5.26%) SRDF
2 1 (5.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
2 1 (5.26%) XenApp
2 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
2 1 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) EMC
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Hitachi
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Veritas
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) Sun
4 1 (5.26%) Siebel
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Brocade
4 1 (5.26%) Alterian
4 1 (5.26%) Fujitsu
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