The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 56 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 330 452 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.68% 4.29% 4.72%
As % of the General category 7.93% 7.42% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 276 415 486
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £32,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,750 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
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 City of London region.

General Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
4162 6093 7394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 59.09% 57.81% 59.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3749 5003 6123
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Telecoms
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in the City of London

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in the City of London

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 275 (45.83%) Finance
2 139 (23.17%) Banking
3 110 (18.33%) Marketing
4 94 (15.67%) Java
5 92 (15.33%) Windows
6 83 (13.83%) Business Intelligence
7 78 (13.00%) SQL
7 78 (13.00%) Degree
7 78 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
8 74 (12.33%) Retail
9 72 (12.00%) Cisco
10 71 (11.83%) Microsoft
11 70 (11.67%) VPN
12 68 (11.33%) SaaS
13 65 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
14 60 (10.00%) MPLS
15 58 (9.67%) Manufacturing
16 57 (9.50%) Programme Management
17 54 (9.00%) MS Office
18 53 (8.83%) Internet
19 52 (8.67%) Cisco Certification
20 51 (8.50%) Windows 7
21 50 (8.33%) Python
22 49 (8.17%) Web Services
22 49 (8.17%) WAN
23 48 (8.00%) LAN
23 48 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
23 48 (8.00%) Firewall
24 47 (7.83%) E-Commerce
24 47 (7.83%) Analytics

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 31 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 14 (2.33%) IIS
3 12 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.50%) Apache
5 8 (1.33%) Apache Spark
5 8 (1.33%) MS Exchange
5 8 (1.33%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 8 (1.33%) SAS
6 7 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (1.17%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (1.00%) CMS
7 6 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.83%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.50%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.50%) JBoss
10 3 (0.50%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 54 (9.00%) MS Office
2 38 (6.33%) MS Visio
3 31 (5.17%) MS Excel
4 7 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.17%) MS Project
5 3 (0.50%) SPSS
6 2 (0.33%) Gephi
7 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.17%) Stata
Business Applications
1 36 (6.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (2.17%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.67%) SAP FS
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.17%) Magento
5 1 (0.17%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 68 (11.33%) SaaS
2 24 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.00%) Office 365
4 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.17%) Force.com
5 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 70 (11.67%) VPN
2 60 (10.00%) MPLS
3 53 (8.83%) Internet
4 49 (8.17%) WAN
5 48 (8.00%) Firewall
5 48 (8.00%) LAN
6 44 (7.33%) BGP
7 33 (5.50%) VPLS
8 32 (5.33%) Network Security
8 32 (5.33%) VoIP
9 27 (4.50%) DNS
10 26 (4.33%) Broadband
11 18 (3.00%) Unified Communications
12 15 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (2.17%) FWSM
13 13 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
14 12 (2.00%) MVNO
14 12 (2.00%) OSPF
15 10 (1.67%) TCP/IP
16 9 (1.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
2 32 (5.33%) SQL Server
3 20 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (3.00%) Big Data
5 17 (2.83%) Hadoop
6 14 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (1.33%) Data Mining
9 7 (1.17%) QlikView
10 6 (1.00%) Power BI
11 5 (0.83%) MySQL
11 5 (0.83%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.67%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.67%) PowerPivot
13 3 (0.50%) Apache Hive
13 3 (0.50%) GIS
Development Applications
1 12 (2.00%) Selenium
2 9 (1.50%) WebDriver
3 5 (0.83%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.83%) Subversion
4 4 (0.67%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.33%) Artifactory
5 2 (0.33%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.33%) Gradle
5 2 (0.33%) JIRA
5 2 (0.33%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.33%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.17%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.17%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.17%) JMeter
6 1 (0.17%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.17%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.17%) WinRunner
General
1 275 (45.83%) Finance
2 139 (23.17%) Banking
3 110 (18.33%) Marketing
4 74 (12.33%) Retail
5 58 (9.67%) Manufacturing
6 38 (6.33%) Electronics
7 27 (4.50%) Billing
8 15 (2.50%) Legal
9 11 (1.83%) Games
9 11 (1.83%) Law
10 9 (1.50%) Aerospace
11 8 (1.33%) Automotive
12 6 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.83%) Advertising
14 4 (0.67%) Publishing
15 3 (0.50%) French Language
15 3 (0.50%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.33%) German Language
16 2 (0.33%) Japanese Language
16 2 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 75 (12.50%) Architect
2 62 (10.33%) Network Engineer
3 58 (9.67%) Consultant
4 55 (9.17%) Analyst
5 52 (8.67%) Project Manager
6 44 (7.33%) Support Engineer
7 39 (6.50%) 2nd Line Support
8 37 (6.17%) Developer
9 32 (5.33%) Java Architect
10 31 (5.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 29 (4.83%) Enterprise Architect
12 28 (4.67%) Java Software Architect
13 23 (3.83%) Network Support
13 23 (3.83%) Network Support Engineer
14 22 (3.67%) Telecoms Manager
15 21 (3.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 19 (3.17%) 1st Line Support
16 19 (3.17%) NOC Engineer
17 18 (3.00%) Support Analyst
17 18 (3.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (8.17%) Web Services
2 27 (4.50%) Middleware
3 16 (2.67%) J2EE
4 13 (2.17%) .NET
4 13 (2.17%) CSS
5 9 (1.50%) Django
5 9 (1.50%) HTML
5 9 (1.50%) jQuery
5 9 (1.50%) Spring
5 9 (1.50%) Spring MVC
6 8 (1.33%) CSS3
6 8 (1.33%) Pyramid
7 7 (1.17%) HTML5
8 6 (1.00%) Java EE
8 6 (1.00%) LESS
9 4 (0.67%) JSF
9 4 (0.67%) Mason
9 4 (0.67%) Oracle ADF
9 4 (0.67%) RESTful
9 4 (0.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 65 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (6.33%) Mathematics
3 32 (5.33%) Computer Science
4 24 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 24 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 24 (4.00%) Visualisation
5 16 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 16 (2.67%) Physics
5 16 (2.67%) Statistics
6 14 (2.33%) Internet of Things
7 9 (1.50%) Blackberry
8 7 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.00%) Biology
9 6 (1.00%) iPhone
9 6 (1.00%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.00%) Online Games
10 5 (0.83%) Over-the-Top Content
10 5 (0.83%) User Experience
11 4 (0.67%) Fintech
11 4 (0.67%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 92 (15.33%) Windows
2 51 (8.50%) Windows 7
3 37 (6.17%) Linux
4 31 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (3.50%) Windows Server
7 17 (2.83%) Unix
8 8 (1.33%) Apple iOS
9 7 (1.17%) Android
10 6 (1.00%) CentOS
11 5 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.67%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.33%) Debian
13 2 (0.33%) Solaris
13 2 (0.33%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.33%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.17%) VMS
14 1 (0.17%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (13.83%) Business Intelligence
2 78 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (9.50%) Programme Management
4 48 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (7.83%) Analytics
5 47 (7.83%) E-Commerce
6 42 (7.00%) Change Management
6 42 (7.00%) ITIL
7 38 (6.33%) Digital Marketing
8 37 (6.17%) Project Management
9 32 (5.33%) Patch Management
10 30 (5.00%) Migration
11 27 (4.50%) PRINCE2
12 23 (3.83%) DevOps
13 22 (3.67%) Cybersecurity
13 22 (3.67%) ERP
13 22 (3.67%) TOGAF
14 21 (3.50%) Penetration Testing
15 20 (3.33%) Presales
16 19 (3.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 94 (15.67%) Java
2 78 (13.00%) SQL
3 50 (8.33%) Python
4 37 (6.17%) Perl
5 34 (5.67%) Ruby
6 24 (4.00%) R
7 22 (3.67%) C++
8 19 (3.17%) MATLAB
9 18 (3.00%) C#
9 18 (3.00%) JavaScript
10 12 (2.00%) PowerShell
11 9 (1.50%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.33%) PHP
13 5 (0.83%) C
13 5 (0.83%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.83%) VBA
14 4 (0.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 3 (0.50%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.33%) Apex Code
16 2 (0.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 78 (13.00%) Degree
2 52 (8.67%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (6.00%) CCNA
4 29 (4.83%) CCNP
5 25 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 21 (3.50%) CCIP
7 20 (3.33%) CISSP
8 19 (3.17%) PhD
8 19 (3.17%) SSCP
9 18 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (2.33%) CISM
11 11 (1.83%) CISA
11 11 (1.83%) SANS
12 10 (1.67%) CRISC
12 10 (1.67%) MCSE
13 9 (1.50%) SC Cleared
14 8 (1.33%) GIAC
15 7 (1.17%) MCITP
16 6 (1.00%) MCSA
16 6 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.17%) QA
2 12 (2.00%) SLA
3 7 (1.17%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.17%) ISO19770
4 1 (0.17%) SDET
System Software
1 44 (7.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.00%) Corosync
5 5 (0.83%) Docker
6 3 (0.50%) NFS
6 3 (0.50%) vCloud
6 3 (0.50%) vSphere
7 2 (0.33%) HDFS
8 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.17%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.17%) KVM
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.17%) UAG
8 1 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (2.00%) SCCM
2 10 (1.67%) Nagios
3 8 (1.33%) Amdocs OSS
3 8 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (1.17%) Cacti
5 6 (1.00%) HAProxy
5 6 (1.00%) Pacemaker
5 6 (1.00%) Puppet
5 6 (1.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 5 (0.83%) SCOM
7 4 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.50%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (0.33%) Ansible
9 2 (0.33%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.33%) Mesos
9 2 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.33%) vRealize
10 1 (0.17%) Graphite
10 1 (0.17%) vMotion
Vendors
1 72 (12.00%) Cisco
2 71 (11.83%) Microsoft
3 40 (6.67%) SAP
4 32 (5.33%) Oracle
5 26 (4.33%) VMware
6 24 (4.00%) HP
7 19 (3.17%) IBM
7 19 (3.17%) Palo Alto
8 17 (2.83%) Juniper
9 16 (2.67%) Huawei
10 15 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
10 15 (2.50%) Splunk
11 14 (2.33%) hybris
12 12 (2.00%) CheckPoint
13 11 (1.83%) Red Hat
14 10 (1.67%) ATG
14 10 (1.67%) Ericsson
15 9 (1.50%) Tableau
16 8 (1.33%) Amdocs
16 8 (1.33%) ZTE
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Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 (dependant on location and grade)
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Salary: £60,000 - £65,000
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits and 20% bonus
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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