Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 59 32
Rank change year-on-year -33 -27 +54
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 134 198 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.91% 4.55% 6.66%
As % of the General category 7.62% 10.94% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 137 234 278
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £24,850
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% -5.56%

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 1,758 1,810 2,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 38.18% 41.59% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,358 1,471 1,709
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -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 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 2018. 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 -3 36 £35,000 - 3
Watford -5 33 £40,000 +14.29%
Hatfield -2 25 £50,000 +53.85% 2
Hemel Hempstead -7 8 £40,000 -20.00%
Stevenage -15 5 £64,000 +300.00% 10
Welwyn Garden City -39 3 £43,000 +34.38% 1
Waltham Cross - 3 £45,000 - 1
Bishop's Stortford -7 1 £45,000 -
Tring - 1 - -
Telecoms
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 36 (26.87%) LabVIEW
2 35 (26.12%) C++
3 27 (20.15%) MATLAB
3 27 (20.15%) Degree
4 26 (19.40%) Physics
4 26 (19.40%) Acoustics
5 25 (18.66%) Computer Science
6 20 (14.93%) PhD
7 19 (14.18%) PBX
7 19 (14.18%) Data Acquisition
8 17 (12.69%) Cisco
8 17 (12.69%) PRINCE2
9 15 (11.19%) Microsoft
9 15 (11.19%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (11.19%) Finance
10 14 (10.45%) Optoelectronics
10 14 (10.45%) Computer Science Degree
11 13 (9.70%) Embedded Systems
11 13 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (9.70%) WAN
11 13 (9.70%) System Testing
12 12 (8.96%) CCNA
12 12 (8.96%) Project Management
12 12 (8.96%) Algorithms
12 12 (8.96%) Machine Learning
12 12 (8.96%) Signal Processing
12 12 (8.96%) Data Science
13 11 (8.21%) Windows
13 11 (8.21%) Software Engineering
14 10 (7.46%) APMP

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 3 (2.24%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.49%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.49%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (5.97%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.99%) Zemax
3 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.75%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.75%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.18%) PBX
2 13 (9.70%) WAN
3 10 (7.46%) Firewall
3 10 (7.46%) LAN
4 9 (6.72%) VoIP
5 8 (5.97%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (5.97%) Wireless
6 6 (4.48%) Cisco IPT
6 6 (4.48%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (3.73%) 4G
7 5 (3.73%) TCP/IP
7 5 (3.73%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (2.99%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (2.99%) TETRA
8 4 (2.99%) Wireshark
9 3 (2.24%) HTTP
9 3 (2.24%) Radio Access Network
9 3 (2.24%) VPN
10 2 (1.49%) 3G
10 2 (1.49%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.72%) NoSQL
2 5 (3.73%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.49%) Big Data
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 36 (26.87%) LabVIEW
2 4 (2.99%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.24%) JIRA
4 2 (1.49%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.49%) NeoLoad
4 2 (1.49%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (1.49%) Redmine
4 2 (1.49%) Selenium
4 2 (1.49%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.49%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.75%) JMeter
5 1 (0.75%) Moq
5 1 (0.75%) MSTest
5 1 (0.75%) NUnit
5 1 (0.75%) Rational Team Concert
5 1 (0.75%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (11.19%) Finance
2 7 (5.22%) Billing
2 7 (5.22%) Retail
3 3 (2.24%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.24%) Electronics
4 2 (1.49%) Automotive
4 2 (1.49%) Banking
4 2 (1.49%) Military
5 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (17.16%) Project Manager
2 20 (14.93%) Developer
3 13 (9.70%) Senior Manager
3 13 (9.70%) Senior Project Manager
4 12 (8.96%) Process Engineer
5 11 (8.21%) Network Engineer
6 10 (7.46%) Mobile Project Manager
7 9 (6.72%) Optical Engineer
7 9 (6.72%) Telecoms Manager
7 9 (6.72%) Test Engineer
8 8 (5.97%) Telecoms Project Manager
9 7 (5.22%) IT Support
10 6 (4.48%) 1st Line Support
10 6 (4.48%) MATLAB Engineer
10 6 (4.48%) Research Engineer
10 6 (4.48%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.48%) Software Engineer
10 6 (4.48%) Support Engineer
11 5 (3.73%) Administrator
11 5 (3.73%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.97%) CSS
1 8 (5.97%) HTML
2 6 (4.48%) XML
3 5 (3.73%) .NET
3 5 (3.73%) HTML5
4 4 (2.99%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.99%) JSON
5 3 (2.24%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (2.24%) SOAP
5 3 (2.24%) Web Services
6 2 (1.49%) Gherkin
6 2 (1.49%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.49%) Java EE
6 2 (1.49%) Spring
6 2 (1.49%) WebRTC
7 1 (0.75%) Ext JS
7 1 (0.75%) MFC
7 1 (0.75%) STL
7 1 (0.75%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (0.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.40%) Acoustics
2 25 (18.66%) Computer Science
3 14 (10.45%) Optoelectronics
4 13 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (9.70%) Embedded Systems
5 12 (8.96%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.73%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.73%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.99%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.49%) Fintech
8 2 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.75%) ASIC
9 1 (0.75%) FMCG
9 1 (0.75%) Life Science
9 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.75%) User Experience
9 1 (0.75%) VHDL
9 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.21%) Windows
2 8 (5.97%) Linux
3 2 (1.49%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (19.40%) Physics
2 19 (14.18%) Data Acquisition
3 17 (12.69%) PRINCE2
4 13 (9.70%) System Testing
5 12 (8.96%) Data Science
5 12 (8.96%) Machine Learning
5 12 (8.96%) Project Management
5 12 (8.96%) Signal Processing
6 11 (8.21%) Software Engineering
7 9 (6.72%) Coaching
7 9 (6.72%) Incident Management
8 7 (5.22%) ITIL
8 7 (5.22%) Multithreading
9 6 (4.48%) Artificial Intelligence
9 6 (4.48%) CRM
9 6 (4.48%) Data Analysis
9 6 (4.48%) Finite Element Analysis
9 6 (4.48%) Mathematics
9 6 (4.48%) Service Delivery
9 6 (4.48%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (26.12%) C++
2 27 (20.15%) MATLAB
3 9 (6.72%) Python
3 9 (6.72%) SQL
4 8 (5.97%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.48%) C
6 5 (3.73%) C#
7 3 (2.24%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.49%) Ada
8 2 (1.49%) Java
9 1 (0.75%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.75%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.75%) VC++
Qualifications
1 27 (20.15%) Degree
2 20 (14.93%) PhD
3 15 (11.19%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (10.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (8.96%) CCNA
6 10 (7.46%) APMP
7 9 (6.72%) Security Cleared
8 8 (5.97%) SC Cleared
9 7 (5.22%) CCNP
10 4 (2.99%) ISEB
10 4 (2.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (2.24%) CCIE
12 2 (1.49%) CCDP
12 2 (1.49%) MCSA
12 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.75%) HNC
13 1 (0.75%) HND
13 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.46%) SLA
2 7 (5.22%) PMO
3 2 (1.49%) QA
4 1 (0.75%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.75%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.75%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.75%) MISRA
4 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (5.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.49%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.49%) ProxySG
2 2 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.75%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 17 (12.69%) Cisco
2 15 (11.19%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.48%) Palo Alto
4 5 (3.73%) Draytek
4 5 (3.73%) VMware
5 2 (1.49%) Avaya
5 2 (1.49%) Blue Coat
5 2 (1.49%) Ericsson
5 2 (1.49%) F5
5 2 (1.49%) Juniper
5 2 (1.49%) NEC
5 2 (1.49%) Polycom
5 2 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.49%) Sonus
6 1 (0.75%) EMC
6 1 (0.75%) Google
6 1 (0.75%) Mentor Graphics
6 1 (0.75%) NetApp
6 1 (0.75%) Sencha
6 1 (0.75%) Xilinx