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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 47 54 77
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +23
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 516 558 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.95% 4.51% 3.38%
As % of the General category 8.31% 7.66% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 479 485 359
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
6210 7281 7342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 59.60% 58.81% 61.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5214 5942 6450
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 31 July 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in the City of London

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 396 (40.57%) Finance
2 163 (16.70%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (15.98%) Marketing
4 152 (15.57%) SQL
5 147 (15.06%) Banking
6 136 (13.93%) Business Intelligence
7 123 (12.60%) Project Management
8 118 (12.09%) Degree
9 116 (11.89%) Java
10 115 (11.78%) Cisco
11 110 (11.27%) Linux
12 109 (11.17%) Microsoft
13 106 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
14 95 (9.73%) Windows
15 94 (9.63%) JavaScript
16 92 (9.43%) ITIL
16 92 (9.43%) Programme Management
17 88 (9.02%) SQL Server
18 86 (8.81%) Manufacturing
19 85 (8.71%) HTML
19 85 (8.71%) UNIX
20 80 (8.20%) Firewall
21 76 (7.79%) CRM
22 75 (7.68%) VoIP
23 74 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
23 74 (7.58%) Billing
24 73 (7.48%) Digital Marketing
25 72 (7.38%) SAP
25 72 (7.38%) Data Centre
26 71 (7.27%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (3.18%) MS Exchange
2 18 (1.84%) Apache
3 16 (1.64%) CMS
4 14 (1.43%) MQSeries
4 14 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (1.23%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.13%) nginx
7 10 (1.02%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.02%) JBoss
8 9 (0.92%) IIS
9 8 (0.82%) SAS
9 8 (0.82%) Lync
10 7 (0.72%) Node.js
10 7 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (0.61%) Apache Spark
11 6 (0.61%) Apache Pig
12 5 (0.51%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 62 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.66%) MS Office
3 10 (1.02%) MS Project
4 9 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.41%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.31%) SPSS
8 2 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.10%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 67 (6.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.20%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.20%) SAP FI-CA
4 2 (0.20%) SAP PSCD
4 2 (0.20%) Magento
4 2 (0.20%) CSG Singleview
4 2 (0.20%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.10%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.23%) SaaS
4 10 (1.02%) Office 365
5 6 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.51%) Route 53
6 5 (0.51%) IaaS
7 4 (0.41%) Force.com
8 3 (0.31%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.20%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.10%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.10%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.10%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 80 (8.20%) Firewall
2 75 (7.68%) VoIP
3 55 (5.64%) MPLS
4 52 (5.33%) TCP/IP
5 40 (4.10%) Broadband
6 39 (4.00%) BGP
7 35 (3.59%) Wireless
7 35 (3.59%) WAN
7 35 (3.59%) DNS
8 31 (3.18%) Internet
9 30 (3.07%) LAN
10 29 (2.97%) VPN
11 24 (2.46%) SAN
12 21 (2.15%) Cisco Nexus
13 18 (1.84%) PBX
14 17 (1.74%) Network Security
14 17 (1.74%) 4G
15 16 (1.64%) DHCP
15 16 (1.64%) OSPF
16 15 (1.54%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (9.02%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.41%) MySQL
3 39 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (3.89%) Big Data
5 35 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 29 (2.97%) Hadoop
8 28 (2.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 22 (2.25%) Relational Database
10 17 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
11 14 (1.43%) Oracle Database
12 12 (1.23%) NoSQL
12 12 (1.23%) RDBMS
13 11 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (0.82%) Apache Hive
15 7 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
15 7 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
16 6 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
17 5 (0.51%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 30 (3.07%) Selenium
2 23 (2.36%) WebDriver
3 21 (2.15%) Jenkins
4 19 (1.95%) JMeter
5 18 (1.84%) Git (software)
6 17 (1.74%) JIRA
7 15 (1.54%) WinRunner
7 15 (1.54%) HP UFT
8 13 (1.33%) LoadRunner
8 13 (1.33%) SoapUI
9 11 (1.13%) Visual Studio
10 8 (0.82%) Subversion
11 6 (0.61%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.51%) OpenSTA
12 5 (0.51%) Ant
13 3 (0.31%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.20%) Toad
14 2 (0.20%) Maven
14 2 (0.20%) JUnit
14 2 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
General
1 396 (40.57%) Finance
2 156 (15.98%) Marketing
3 147 (15.06%) Banking
4 86 (8.81%) Manufacturing
5 74 (7.58%) Billing
6 69 (7.07%) Electronics
7 63 (6.45%) Retail
8 39 (4.00%) Legal
9 21 (2.15%) Advertising
9 21 (2.15%) Law
10 12 (1.23%) Games
11 11 (1.13%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.82%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.41%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.41%) Back Office
13 4 (0.41%) French Language
13 4 (0.41%) German Language
14 3 (0.31%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.31%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 149 (15.27%) Developer
2 134 (13.73%) Analyst
3 73 (7.48%) Architect
4 71 (7.27%) Business Analyst
5 69 (7.07%) Consultant
6 62 (6.35%) Network Engineer
7 55 (5.64%) Project Manager
8 53 (5.43%) Senior Developer
9 36 (3.69%) Senior Manager
10 32 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
11 29 (2.97%) Administrator
12 27 (2.77%) Applications Support
13 26 (2.66%) Support Analyst
13 26 (2.66%) Java Developer
14 21 (2.15%) Systems Administrator
14 21 (2.15%) Product Manager
15 20 (2.05%) Business Consultant
16 19 (1.95%) Applications Support Analyst
16 19 (1.95%) .NET Developer
16 19 (1.95%) Commercial Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (8.71%) HTML
2 67 (6.86%) CSS
3 65 (6.66%) .NET
4 40 (4.10%) Web Services
5 35 (3.59%) jQuery
6 30 (3.07%) JSON
6 30 (3.07%) Middleware
7 29 (2.97%) CSS3
8 28 (2.87%) XML
9 27 (2.77%) HTML5
10 24 (2.46%) ASP.NET
11 21 (2.15%) J2EE
12 19 (1.95%) AngularJS
13 17 (1.74%) SOAP
14 16 (1.64%) Spring
15 15 (1.54%) WCF
16 13 (1.33%) REST
17 12 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (1.23%) Hibernate
18 11 (1.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 106 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (7.38%) Data Centre
3 67 (6.86%) DTV
4 38 (3.89%) Computer Science
5 33 (3.38%) Mobile App
6 30 (3.07%) User Experience
7 28 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
8 23 (2.36%) Visualisation
9 19 (1.95%) Management Information System
10 17 (1.74%) Digital Media
11 12 (1.23%) Handset
11 12 (1.23%) PMI
11 12 (1.23%) IPTV
12 11 (1.13%) Clustering
12 11 (1.13%) Data Structures
13 10 (1.02%) CCTV
14 8 (0.82%) BBC
14 8 (0.82%) Thin Client
14 8 (0.82%) iDTV
14 8 (0.82%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 110 (11.27%) Linux
2 95 (9.73%) Windows
3 85 (8.71%) UNIX
4 27 (2.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (1.54%) CentOS
5 15 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (1.43%) Debian
7 12 (1.23%) Solaris
8 11 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (1.13%) Android
9 9 (0.92%) Windows 7
10 8 (0.82%) Apple iOS
10 8 (0.82%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.61%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.51%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.41%) VMS
14 3 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.31%) Data ONTAP
15 2 (0.20%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (16.70%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (13.93%) Business Intelligence
3 123 (12.60%) Project Management
4 92 (9.43%) ITIL
4 92 (9.43%) Programme Management
5 76 (7.79%) CRM
6 73 (7.48%) Digital Marketing
7 68 (6.97%) Analytics
8 60 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 54 (5.53%) B2B
10 48 (4.92%) Software Engineering
11 46 (4.71%) E-Commerce
12 43 (4.41%) Scrum
13 41 (4.20%) PRINCE2
13 41 (4.20%) Service Management
14 40 (4.10%) Mentoring
15 39 (4.00%) Migration
16 37 (3.79%) Waterfall
17 32 (3.28%) DevOps
18 30 (3.07%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 152 (15.57%) SQL
2 116 (11.89%) Java
3 94 (9.63%) JavaScript
4 53 (5.43%) C#
5 52 (5.33%) Python
6 45 (4.61%) PHP
7 43 (4.41%) Perl
8 36 (3.69%) C++
9 32 (3.28%) Ruby
10 28 (2.87%) C
11 26 (2.66%) Bash Shell
12 21 (2.15%) R
13 20 (2.05%) T-SQL
14 18 (1.84%) MATLAB
15 15 (1.54%) PL/SQL
16 13 (1.33%) Scala
17 9 (0.92%) Shell Script
18 8 (0.82%) Tcl
19 7 (0.72%) AWK
19 7 (0.72%) sed
Qualifications
1 118 (12.09%) Degree
2 74 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
3 47 (4.82%) CCNA
4 38 (3.89%) CCNP
5 37 (3.79%) Security Cleared
6 29 (2.97%) SC Cleared
7 17 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (1.74%) PMI Certification
8 15 (1.54%) PhD
9 14 (1.43%) PMP
10 13 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (1.33%) CCIE
11 12 (1.23%) HND
11 12 (1.23%) CISSP
12 9 (0.92%) MCSE
13 7 (0.72%) Chartered Engineer
14 6 (0.61%) DV Cleared
14 6 (0.61%) CISM
15 5 (0.51%) CISA
15 5 (0.51%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (6.25%) SLA
2 31 (3.18%) QA
3 15 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.82%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.61%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.20%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.20%) GAAP
6 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.10%) P3O
7 1 (0.10%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.10%) Basel II
System Software
1 46 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (3.59%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.43%) XenApp
4 11 (1.13%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.92%) XenServer
6 5 (0.51%) KVM
6 5 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (0.41%) Xen
7 4 (0.41%) NFS
8 3 (0.31%) vCloud
9 2 (0.20%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.20%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.20%) vSphere
9 2 (0.20%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.10%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.10%) Samba
10 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.10%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.10%) UAG
10 1 (0.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (2.77%) Puppet
2 16 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (1.43%) OPNET
4 10 (1.02%) Nagios
5 9 (0.92%) WSUS
5 9 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (0.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 6 (0.61%) SCCM
8 4 (0.41%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.41%) Ansible
9 3 (0.31%) logstash
10 2 (0.20%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.20%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.20%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.10%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.10%) SCOM
11 1 (0.10%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.10%) SCSM
11 1 (0.10%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 115 (11.78%) Cisco
2 109 (11.17%) Microsoft
3 72 (7.38%) SAP
4 71 (7.27%) VMware
5 68 (6.97%) Oracle
6 59 (6.05%) Juniper
7 33 (3.38%) Salesforce.com
8 27 (2.77%) F5
9 26 (2.66%) Citrix
10 25 (2.56%) HP
10 25 (2.56%) Red Hat
11 23 (2.36%) Avaya
12 22 (2.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 18 (1.84%) TIBCO
14 16 (1.64%) Mitel
15 15 (1.54%) CheckPoint
16 14 (1.43%) NetApp
16 14 (1.43%) Blue Coat
17 13 (1.33%) hybris
18 10 (1.02%) Cerillion
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 49 minutes ago
City, London
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus (25%) Pension Health Insurance
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus (up to 25%), Pension, Health
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + generous bonus, pension, hols etc
Posted: Yesterday
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Sogeti
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Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum to £90K + bonus, full bens
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City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 60000 Plus Bonus and Benefits
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City, London
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £62500 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
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City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
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City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus overtime, standby, bonus & bens
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City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum plus overtime, standby, bonus & bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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JM
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
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Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
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