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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 65 51 66
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 13 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.23% 2.17% 0.58%
As % of the General category 5.04% 3.50% 1.25%
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 £43,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
General Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
258 200 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 44.33% 61.92% 46.65%
Number of salaries quoted 148 136 82
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 £25,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £59,200
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 28 July 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Watford

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 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 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Manufacturing
2 10 (38.46%) Retail
3 7 (26.92%) Windows
4 6 (23.08%) Cisco
5 5 (19.23%) HP
5 5 (19.23%) Migration
5 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 4 (15.38%) Symantec
6 4 (15.38%) ITIL
6 4 (15.38%) Degree
6 4 (15.38%) Banking
7 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (11.54%) Open Source
7 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
7 3 (11.54%) SAP
7 3 (11.54%) .NET
7 3 (11.54%) Oracle
7 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
7 3 (11.54%) Dell
7 3 (11.54%) HTTP
7 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.54%) Project Management
7 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (11.54%) VMware
8 2 (7.69%) Middleware
8 2 (7.69%) EPoS
8 2 (7.69%) SSL

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.85%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (3.85%) Lync
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) Tuxedo
3 1 (3.85%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (3.85%) iPlanet
3 1 (3.85%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.85%) MS Project
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
1 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) HTTP
2 2 (7.69%) SSL
2 2 (7.69%) SS7
2 2 (7.69%) VPN
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) PBX
2 2 (7.69%) VoIP
3 1 (3.85%) NGN
3 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.85%) GGSN
3 1 (3.85%) SGSN
3 1 (3.85%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.85%) VLAN
3 1 (3.85%) LTE
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.85%) Network Security
3 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.85%) WAAS
3 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) DB2
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) NUnit
1 1 (3.85%) Maven
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (3.85%) Hudson
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Manufacturing
2 10 (38.46%) Retail
3 4 (15.38%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Billing
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (15.38%) Architect
2 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) IT Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Administrator
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Service Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Integration Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Senior IT Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Release Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Core Network Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Middleware Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (3.85%) WinForms
3 1 (3.85%) WPF
3 1 (3.85%) NHibernate
3 1 (3.85%) LINQ
3 1 (3.85%) MonoRail
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (3.85%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) JMS
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Open Source
2 2 (7.69%) EPoS
3 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.85%) PMI
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) Solaris
3 2 (7.69%) UNIX
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.85%) AIX
4 1 (3.85%) HPUX
4 1 (3.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Migration
1 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
3 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (11.54%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Product Management
4 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) TDD
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.85%) MVVM
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (3.85%) Network Management
5 1 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Java
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) APMP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.85%) CCIE
3 1 (3.85%) CCNP
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) vCloud
3 1 (3.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.85%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.85%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Cisco
2 5 (19.23%) HP
3 4 (15.38%) Symantec
4 3 (11.54%) SAP
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 3 (11.54%) Dell
4 3 (11.54%) VMware
5 2 (7.69%) Nortel
5 2 (7.69%) McAfee
5 2 (7.69%) IBM
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.69%) Avaya
6 1 (3.85%) Agilent
6 1 (3.85%) Mentor Graphics
6 1 (3.85%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.85%) CollabNet
6 1 (3.85%) F5
6 1 (3.85%) Sybase
6 1 (3.85%) JBoss
6 1 (3.85%) Juniper