The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for 4G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
4G
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 57 45 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 -  
Permanent jobs citing 4G 7 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.27% 2.62% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.19% 10.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 0
Median salary £27,500 £52,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.11% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +7.52%  

4G 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 113 139 117
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 20.51% 24.30% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 80 113 79
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £38,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,700 £59,800 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

4G
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing 4G as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for 4G in Watford

4G
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 4G in Watford.

Salary trend for 4G in Watford

4G
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing 4G 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 4G.

1 9 (100.00%) 3G
2 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (66.67%) VoIP
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) ADSL
3 3 (33.33%) Broadband
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) Draytek
3 3 (33.33%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (11.11%) GPRS
4 1 (11.11%) GSM
4 1 (11.11%) WLAN

4G
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 (100.00%) 3G
2 6 (66.67%) VoIP
3 3 (33.33%) ADSL
3 3 (33.33%) Broadband
3 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) GPRS
4 1 (11.11%) GSM
4 1 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (11.11%) WLAN
General
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Network Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Draytek