The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 20 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.97% 0.73% -
As % of the General category 1.23% 0.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £75,000 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Telecoms
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

General Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
81 206 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 78.64% 75.46% 83.16%
Number of salaries quoted 73 195 280
Average salary £72,500 £80,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £60,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Canary Wharf region.

Telecoms Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms.

1 12 (80.00%) Project Management
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 10 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 10 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 10 (66.67%) ITIL V2
2 10 (66.67%) Service Management
2 10 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 10 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 10 (66.67%) QA
3 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 2 (13.33%) SecurID
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) Retail
4 2 (13.33%) Cryptography
4 2 (13.33%) SIEM
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (13.33%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (13.33%) Cacti
4 2 (13.33%) Riverbed
4 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security
4 2 (13.33%) Computer Security
4 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (13.33%) UNIX

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Apache
1 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Network Security
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
1 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (13.33%) TACACS
1 2 (13.33%) SNMP
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
1 2 (13.33%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Service Manager
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL Expert
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) SecurID
2 2 (13.33%) Cryptography
2 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Solaris
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Project Management
2 10 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 10 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 10 (66.67%) ITIL V2
2 10 (66.67%) Service Management
2 10 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 10 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) SIEM
3 2 (13.33%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Security
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
1 2 (13.33%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) CCNP
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (13.33%) Cacti
1 2 (13.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Riverbed
1 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
1 2 (13.33%) JBoss
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) Juniper
1 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.67%) Fujitsu