The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 29 21 37
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 4 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 3.81% 4.72% 2.21%
As % of the General category 12.50% 9.43% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Average salary - £35,000 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.89%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 Welwyn Garden City region.

General Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
32 53 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 30.48% 50.00% 50.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8 49 89
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Welwyn Garden City region.

Telecoms Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) ISEB
2 5 (62.50%) Validation
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 5 (62.50%) Retail Banking
2 5 (62.50%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) DMVPN
3 1 (12.50%) HSRP
3 1 (12.50%) Multicast
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) xDSL
3 1 (12.50%) Junos
3 1 (12.50%) F5

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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.

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Broadband
1 1 (12.50%) CDMA
1 1 (12.50%) GPRS
1 1 (12.50%) ISDN
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) PPP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) Extranet
1 1 (12.50%) 802.11
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
1 1 (12.50%) OSPF
1 1 (12.50%) BGP
1 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
1 1 (12.50%) TACACS
1 1 (12.50%) VRRP
1 1 (12.50%) NetScreen
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
1 5 (62.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IP Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior IP Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Account Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Engagement Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Validation
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (62.50%) Knowledge Management
1 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) JNCIP
2 1 (12.50%) JNCIE
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) CA
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco