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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 18 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 8 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 6.96% 1.10% 1.25%
As % of the General category 21.05% 2.38% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
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
38 42 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 33.04% 46.15% 70.63%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 103
Average salary £48,750 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,750 £55,650
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 July 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 15 (100.00%) Retail
2 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 10 (66.67%) Manufacturing
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (40.00%) ITIL
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 5 (33.33%) SDLC
5 5 (33.33%) ISEB
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) Validation
5 5 (33.33%) Scrum
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) Banking
5 5 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
5 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 5 (33.33%) Retail Banking
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) Migration
6 4 (26.67%) Change Management
6 4 (26.67%) SLA
6 4 (26.67%) HP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) VLAN
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) SSH
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (6.67%) FTP
3 1 (6.67%) SNMP
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) OSPF
3 1 (6.67%) ICMP
3 1 (6.67%) ADSL
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (100.00%) Retail
2 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 10 (66.67%) Manufacturing
3 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 5 (33.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Security Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) EMC Storage Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) VMS
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (33.33%) SDLC
2 5 (33.33%) Validation
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
2 5 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 4 (26.67%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Line Management
4 3 (20.00%) Server Hardening
5 2 (13.33%) Server Building
5 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (13.33%) Network Design
5 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
1 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) ISEB
1 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (13.33%) MCSE
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (6.67%) CRISC
4 1 (6.67%) CISA
4 1 (6.67%) CISM
4 1 (6.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (13.33%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) Firmware
4 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) HP
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Dell
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Symantec
4 2 (13.33%) Fujitsu
4 2 (13.33%) IronPort
4 2 (13.33%) Trend Micro
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Veritas