The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for 3G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3G
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 56 - 63
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing 3G 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.28% - 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.19% - 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £48,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -16.66% +28.00%  

3G is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 113 141 118
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 20.58% 24.61% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 79 114 80
Median salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £39,600 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

3G
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing 3G as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for 3G in Watford

3G
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for 3G in Watford

3G
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing 3G 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 Watford region with a requirement for 3G.

1 9 (90.00%) 4G
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (60.00%) VoIP
2 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (40.00%) MPLS
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) ADSL
3 4 (40.00%) Broadband
3 4 (40.00%) Draytek
4 3 (30.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (10.00%) Firmware
5 1 (10.00%) WLAN
5 1 (10.00%) GPRS
5 1 (10.00%) GSM
5 1 (10.00%) Radio Access Network

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) 4G
2 6 (60.00%) VoIP
3 4 (40.00%) ADSL
3 4 (40.00%) Broadband
3 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) MPLS
3 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) GPRS
4 1 (10.00%) GSM
4 1 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (10.00%) WLAN
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) Network Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Draytek