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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 55 26 57
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +31
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 14 29 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.47% 8.79% 0.54%
As % of the General category 4.44% 14.01% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 2
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £23,500 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
General Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
315 207 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 55.56% 62.73% 53.95%
Number of salaries quoted 237 159 91
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% -9.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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 24 April 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Watford

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Cisco
3 7 (22.58%) Windows
3 7 (22.58%) Retail
4 6 (19.35%) Degree
5 5 (16.13%) Banking
5 5 (16.13%) ITIL
5 5 (16.13%) SAP
5 5 (16.13%) LAN
5 5 (16.13%) EPoS
5 5 (16.13%) WAN
5 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
5 5 (16.13%) HP
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (12.90%) SLA
6 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.90%) VoIP
6 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
6 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
6 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.68%) NetBackup
7 3 (9.68%) Symantec
7 3 (9.68%) Marketing
7 3 (9.68%) Business Development
7 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (9.68%) XML
7 3 (9.68%) CRM
7 3 (9.68%) WLAN

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) MQSeries
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) LAN
1 5 (16.13%) WAN
2 4 (12.90%) VoIP
3 3 (9.68%) WLAN
3 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (6.45%) Unified Communications
4 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
4 2 (6.45%) FTP
4 2 (6.45%) SNMP
4 2 (6.45%) SCCP
4 2 (6.45%) H.323
4 2 (6.45%) ICMP
4 2 (6.45%) MGCP
4 2 (6.45%) SS7
4 2 (6.45%) ISDN
4 2 (6.45%) PBX
4 2 (6.45%) ADSL
4 2 (6.45%) OSPF
5 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
1 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.45%) DB2
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) NUnit
1 1 (3.23%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Retail
3 5 (16.13%) Banking
4 3 (9.68%) Marketing
5 2 (6.45%) Billing
6 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) IT Manager
2 4 (12.90%) Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Development Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Business Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Business Development Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Senior IT Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Network Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Software Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) Middleware
2 2 (6.45%) JMS
3 1 (3.23%) LAMP
3 1 (3.23%) WinForms
3 1 (3.23%) NHibernate
3 1 (3.23%) LINQ
3 1 (3.23%) WPF
3 1 (3.23%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) SOAP
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) MonoRail
3 1 (3.23%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) EPoS
2 2 (6.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL
1 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
2 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (9.68%) Business Development
3 3 (9.68%) CRM
3 3 (9.68%) Project Management
3 3 (9.68%) Marketing Management
4 2 (6.45%) Change Control
4 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (6.45%) Product Management
4 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.45%) ERP
4 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) Scrum
5 1 (3.23%) Migration
5 1 (3.23%) TDD
5 1 (3.23%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) PHP
2 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (9.68%) APMP
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) NetBackup
1 3 (9.68%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Cisco
2 5 (16.13%) SAP
2 5 (16.13%) HP
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) Symantec
4 3 (9.68%) McAfee
4 3 (9.68%) Dell
5 2 (6.45%) IPFX
5 2 (6.45%) Aruba
5 2 (6.45%) Nortel
5 2 (6.45%) Avaya
5 2 (6.45%) TIBCO
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle
5 2 (6.45%) VMware
6 1 (3.23%) Agilent
6 1 (3.23%) NetApp