Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 53 59
Rank change year-on-year -20 +6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 168 202 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.76% 4.59% 4.14%
As % of the General category 10.44% 11.67% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 197 209 162
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -24.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £26,250 £20,800
90th Percentile £48,000 £57,500 £56,000
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 1,609 1,731 1,919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 36.04% 39.36% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,264 1,397 1,592
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -1.55%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,955
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £73,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +4 72 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Watford -16 39 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Hatfield +20 29 £32,000 -14.67% 3
Welwyn Garden City -6 16 £40,000 -15.79% 7
Bishop's Stortford -10 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Stevenage +6 5 - - 7
Letchworth +5 3 £42,500 -2.30%
Rickmansworth -10 2 £66,250 +6.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead -50 2 £31,000 -27.06% 1
St Albans -5 1 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Harpenden - 1 £31,500 - 1
Telecoms
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 55 (32.74%) LabVIEW
2 49 (29.17%) Degree
3 48 (28.57%) C++
4 47 (27.98%) Computer Science
5 41 (24.40%) PhD
6 40 (23.81%) Physics
7 37 (22.02%) Signal Processing
8 34 (20.24%) MATLAB
9 33 (19.64%) Windows
9 33 (19.64%) Software Engineering
10 31 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (18.45%) SQL Server
11 29 (17.26%) Microsoft
12 25 (14.88%) SQL
13 23 (13.69%) Finance
13 23 (13.69%) Scrum
13 23 (13.69%) Data Analysis
13 23 (13.69%) Data Acquisition
14 21 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (12.50%) VMware
15 20 (11.90%) C#
15 20 (11.90%) Visual Studio
15 20 (11.90%) Cisco
15 20 (11.90%) Computer Science Degree
15 20 (11.90%) Acoustics
16 19 (11.31%) VoIP
16 19 (11.31%) .NET
17 18 (10.71%) Optoelectronics
17 18 (10.71%) Windows Server
18 17 (10.12%) C

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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.55%) IIS
3 9 (5.36%) Apache
4 4 (2.38%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.60%) CMS
5 1 (0.60%) SAS
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (7.14%) Zemax
2 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.19%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.60%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.19%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.60%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.60%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.31%) VoIP
2 15 (8.93%) TCP/IP
3 13 (7.74%) PBX
4 11 (6.55%) 4G
4 11 (6.55%) SAN
5 9 (5.36%) 3G
6 7 (4.17%) PSTN
6 7 (4.17%) Wireless
7 5 (2.98%) Broadband
8 3 (1.79%) 5G
8 3 (1.79%) DWDM
8 3 (1.79%) Firewall
8 3 (1.79%) LTE
8 3 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.19%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.19%) NGN
9 2 (1.19%) WAN
10 1 (0.60%) 2G
10 1 (0.60%) DNS
10 1 (0.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.19%) MySQL
4 2 (1.19%) SQLite
5 1 (0.60%) GIS
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (0.60%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 55 (32.74%) LabVIEW
2 20 (11.90%) Visual Studio
3 10 (5.95%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.98%) Moq
4 5 (2.98%) MSTest
4 5 (2.98%) NUnit
4 5 (2.98%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.60%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 23 (13.69%) Finance
2 16 (9.52%) Games
3 14 (8.33%) Aerospace
4 12 (7.14%) Billing
5 11 (6.55%) Banking
6 10 (5.95%) Retail
7 9 (5.36%) Multimedia
8 8 (4.76%) Electronics
9 4 (2.38%) Legal
9 4 (2.38%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.79%) Automotive
10 3 (1.79%) Marketing
11 1 (0.60%) Advertising
11 1 (0.60%) French Language
Job Titles
1 51 (30.36%) Developer
2 18 (10.71%) .NET Developer
2 18 (10.71%) Software Developer
3 17 (10.12%) C++ Developer
3 17 (10.12%) C++ Software Developer
4 16 (9.52%) MATLAB Engineer
4 16 (9.52%) Process Engineer
5 14 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 14 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 14 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 14 (8.33%) Test Engineer
6 13 (7.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (7.74%) Project Manager
6 13 (7.74%) Telecoms Manager
7 12 (7.14%) Analyst
8 10 (5.95%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 10 (5.95%) Scientific Software Developer
8 10 (5.95%) Scientific Software Engineer
9 8 (4.76%) Senior C++ Developer
9 8 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.31%) .NET
2 8 (4.76%) CSS
2 8 (4.76%) HTML
2 8 (4.76%) HTML5
3 5 (2.98%) Castle Windsor
3 5 (2.98%) Hibernate
3 5 (2.98%) Ninject
3 5 (2.98%) Spring
3 5 (2.98%) Spring.NET
3 5 (2.98%) Unity DI Container
3 5 (2.98%) Web Services
3 5 (2.98%) WPF
4 4 (2.38%) Java EE
4 4 (2.38%) XML
5 2 (1.19%) WCF
5 2 (1.19%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 47 (27.98%) Computer Science
2 21 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (11.90%) Acoustics
4 18 (10.71%) Optoelectronics
5 16 (9.52%) Algorithms
6 9 (5.36%) Video\Live Streaming
7 8 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.38%) Fintech
9 2 (1.19%) iPad
10 1 (0.60%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.60%) FMCG
10 1 (0.60%) iPhone
10 1 (0.60%) IVR
10 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.60%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 33 (19.64%) Windows
2 18 (10.71%) Windows Server
3 13 (7.74%) Linux
3 13 (7.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (7.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.79%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (23.81%) Physics
2 37 (22.02%) Signal Processing
3 33 (19.64%) Software Engineering
4 31 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (13.69%) Data Acquisition
5 23 (13.69%) Data Analysis
5 23 (13.69%) Scrum
6 17 (10.12%) Multithreading
7 16 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (9.52%) Machine Learning
7 16 (9.52%) Mathematics
8 13 (7.74%) Finite Element Analysis
9 11 (6.55%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (6.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (6.55%) Translating Business Requirements
10 9 (5.36%) Image Processing
10 9 (5.36%) OO
10 9 (5.36%) OOD
10 9 (5.36%) SDLC
10 9 (5.36%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (28.57%) C++
2 34 (20.24%) MATLAB
3 25 (14.88%) SQL
4 20 (11.90%) C#
5 17 (10.12%) C
6 13 (7.74%) VB
7 12 (7.14%) Java
8 11 (6.55%) VB6
9 10 (5.95%) Python
10 8 (4.76%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.79%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.19%) Ada
Qualifications
1 49 (29.17%) Degree
2 41 (24.40%) PhD
3 20 (11.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (4.76%) APMP
5 3 (1.79%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.19%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.19%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.60%) CCNP
7 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.36%) PMO
2 7 (4.17%) SLA
3 3 (1.79%) QA
4 2 (1.19%) MISRA
System Software
1 13 (7.74%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.19%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.60%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (1.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 29 (17.26%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.50%) VMware
3 20 (11.90%) Cisco
4 9 (5.36%) Avaya
4 9 (5.36%) Citrix
5 8 (4.76%) Oracle
5 8 (4.76%) Siemens
6 6 (3.57%) Zeacom
7 2 (1.19%) Dell
7 2 (1.19%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.19%) Intel
7 2 (1.19%) Sage
7 2 (1.19%) SonicWALL
7 2 (1.19%) Symantec
8 1 (0.60%) Adobe
8 1 (0.60%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.60%) HP
8 1 (0.60%) IBM
8 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.60%) SolarWinds