Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 55 87
Rank change year-on-year -19 +32 -31
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 175 209 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.03% 4.69% 3.40%
As % of the General category 10.79% 11.71% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 205 203 147
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,350 £24,700
90th Percentile £52,000 £51,850 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - -10.53%

Telecoms is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1622 1785 2120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 37.34% 40.02% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1239 1431 1723
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £73,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Hertfordshire

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Telecoms in Hertfordshire

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Hertfordshire

Telecoms
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Borehamwood 0 81 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Watford -28 40 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Hatfield +18 18 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Welwyn Garden City +3 13 £40,000 -15.79%
Stevenage +1 8 - -
Bishop's Stortford -14 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Hemel Hempstead -33 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Letchworth +5 3 £42,500 -2.30%
Cheshunt - 1 £25,000 -
Telecoms
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 68 (38.86%) C++
2 67 (38.29%) LabVIEW
3 64 (36.57%) Computer Science
4 57 (32.57%) Degree
5 50 (28.57%) Signal Processing
6 48 (27.43%) Software Engineering
7 47 (26.86%) Physics
8 45 (25.71%) Windows
8 45 (25.71%) PhD
9 38 (21.71%) Agile Software Development
10 37 (21.14%) MATLAB
11 33 (18.86%) SQL Server
11 33 (18.86%) Data Acquisition
11 33 (18.86%) Computer Science Degree
12 30 (17.14%) Acoustics
12 30 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
12 30 (17.14%) Data Analysis
13 29 (16.57%) C
13 29 (16.57%) Microsoft
13 29 (16.57%) Finance
14 27 (15.43%) Scrum
14 27 (15.43%) Visual Studio
15 26 (14.86%) Games
16 25 (14.29%) SQL
17 24 (13.71%) Aerospace
18 22 (12.57%) VMware
18 22 (12.57%) C#
18 22 (12.57%) Cisco
18 22 (12.57%) Multithreading
19 21 (12.00%) Windows Server

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (6.86%) IIS
3 9 (5.14%) Apache
4 6 (3.43%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.57%) CMS
5 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.43%) Zemax
3 3 (1.71%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (1.14%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.71%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.57%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.57%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.71%) TCP/IP
2 16 (9.14%) VoIP
3 12 (6.86%) PBX
3 12 (6.86%) SAN
4 11 (6.29%) 4G
5 9 (5.14%) 3G
6 8 (4.57%) Firewall
6 8 (4.57%) PSTN
7 7 (4.00%) Broadband
8 5 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (2.29%) LAN
9 4 (2.29%) WAN
9 4 (2.29%) Wireless
10 3 (1.71%) 5G
10 3 (1.71%) LTE
11 2 (1.14%) DNS
11 2 (1.14%) DWDM
11 2 (1.14%) Ethernet
11 2 (1.14%) Software-Defined Radio
12 1 (0.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (18.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.43%) NoSQL
2 6 (3.43%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (1.14%) MySQL
3 2 (1.14%) SQLite
4 1 (0.57%) GIS
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.57%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 67 (38.29%) LabVIEW
2 27 (15.43%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.57%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.43%) Moq
4 6 (3.43%) MSTest
4 6 (3.43%) NUnit
4 6 (3.43%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (1.14%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 29 (16.57%) Finance
2 26 (14.86%) Games
3 24 (13.71%) Aerospace
4 17 (9.71%) Banking
5 11 (6.29%) Billing
5 11 (6.29%) Retail
6 9 (5.14%) Multimedia
7 8 (4.57%) Automotive
8 6 (3.43%) Electronics
9 4 (2.29%) Legal
10 3 (1.71%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.57%) Advertising
11 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (36.00%) Developer
2 23 (13.14%) Software Developer
3 22 (12.57%) C++ Developer
3 22 (12.57%) C++ Software Developer
4 20 (11.43%) Software Engineer
5 19 (10.86%) .NET Developer
6 17 (9.71%) MATLAB Engineer
6 17 (9.71%) Process Engineer
7 14 (8.00%) C# Developer
7 14 (8.00%) Senior Developer
7 14 (8.00%) Test Engineer
8 13 (7.43%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (7.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 13 (7.43%) Scientific Software Developer
8 13 (7.43%) Scientific Software Engineer
9 10 (5.71%) Senior Software Developer
10 9 (5.14%) Analyst
11 8 (4.57%) Delivery Manager
11 8 (4.57%) Optical Engineer
11 8 (4.57%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.43%) .NET
2 8 (4.57%) Hibernate
2 8 (4.57%) Spring
3 6 (3.43%) Castle Windsor
3 6 (3.43%) CSS
3 6 (3.43%) HTML
3 6 (3.43%) HTML5
3 6 (3.43%) Java EE
3 6 (3.43%) Ninject
3 6 (3.43%) Spring.NET
3 6 (3.43%) Unity DI Container
3 6 (3.43%) WPF
3 6 (3.43%) XML
4 4 (2.29%) Web Services
5 2 (1.14%) WCF
5 2 (1.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 64 (36.57%) Computer Science
2 30 (17.14%) Acoustics
2 30 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (9.71%) Algorithms
3 17 (9.71%) Optoelectronics
4 16 (9.14%) Video\Live Streaming
5 11 (6.29%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (3.43%) Fintech
8 3 (1.71%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (1.14%) iPad
9 2 (1.14%) iPhone
9 2 (1.14%) Verilog
9 2 (1.14%) VHDL
10 1 (0.57%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (25.71%) Windows
2 21 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 17 (9.71%) Linux
4 14 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.29%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.57%) Android
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (28.57%) Signal Processing
2 48 (27.43%) Software Engineering
3 47 (26.86%) Physics
4 38 (21.71%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (18.86%) Data Acquisition
6 30 (17.14%) Data Analysis
7 27 (15.43%) Scrum
8 22 (12.57%) Multithreading
9 17 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (9.71%) Machine Learning
10 16 (9.14%) Image Processing
10 16 (9.14%) Mathematics
10 16 (9.14%) OO
10 16 (9.14%) OOD
10 16 (9.14%) SDLC
10 16 (9.14%) Web Development
11 12 (6.86%) Finite Element Analysis
12 11 (6.29%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (6.29%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (6.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 68 (38.86%) C++
2 37 (21.14%) MATLAB
3 29 (16.57%) C
4 25 (14.29%) SQL
5 22 (12.57%) C#
6 18 (10.29%) Java
7 14 (8.00%) VB
8 11 (6.29%) VB6
9 8 (4.57%) Python
10 7 (4.00%) Ada
11 6 (3.43%) JavaScript
12 3 (1.71%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.57%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.57%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 57 (32.57%) Degree
2 45 (25.71%) PhD
3 33 (18.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (6.29%) Security Cleared
5 7 (4.00%) APMP
6 6 (3.43%) DV Cleared
6 6 (3.43%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.71%) BC Cleared
8 3 (1.71%) CCNA
9 1 (0.57%) CCNP
9 1 (0.57%) MCP
9 1 (0.57%) MCSA
9 1 (0.57%) MCSE
9 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.71%) SLA
2 8 (4.57%) PMO
3 7 (4.00%) MISRA
4 2 (1.14%) QA
5 1 (0.57%) Def Stans
System Software
1 13 (7.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.71%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (1.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (16.57%) Microsoft
2 22 (12.57%) Cisco
2 22 (12.57%) VMware
3 12 (6.86%) Oracle
4 9 (5.14%) Avaya
4 9 (5.14%) Citrix
4 9 (5.14%) Siemens
5 6 (3.43%) Zeacom
6 4 (2.29%) Symantec
7 3 (1.71%) Dell
7 3 (1.71%) Sage
7 3 (1.71%) SonicWALL
8 2 (1.14%) DevExpress
8 2 (1.14%) IBM
8 2 (1.14%) Intel
8 2 (1.14%) Xilinx
9 1 (0.57%) Adobe
9 1 (0.57%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.57%) EMC
9 1 (0.57%) HP