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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 56 50 84
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +34
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 455 622 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.47% 4.89% 3.12%
As % of the General category 7.77% 8.26% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 418 504 303
Average salary £55,000 £50,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.37% +1.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.74% +11.25%
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
5856 7534 6863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.59% 59.24% 58.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 6252 5896
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,624 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +0.29%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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.

1 386 (43.32%) Finance
2 150 (16.84%) Banking
3 144 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
4 133 (14.93%) Project Management
5 124 (13.92%) Degree
6 122 (13.69%) Marketing
6 122 (13.69%) Cisco
7 114 (12.79%) Business Intelligence
8 113 (12.68%) SQL
9 104 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
10 98 (11.00%) Windows
11 97 (10.89%) Programme Management
12 92 (10.33%) Microsoft
13 88 (9.88%) Manufacturing
14 84 (9.43%) ITIL
14 84 (9.43%) Java
14 84 (9.43%) Firewall
15 78 (8.75%) Linux
16 74 (8.31%) Stakeholder Management
17 72 (8.08%) VoIP
17 72 (8.08%) MPLS
18 71 (7.97%) Data Centre
19 69 (7.74%) Digital Marketing
20 66 (7.41%) SLA
21 65 (7.30%) SAP
22 64 (7.18%) Electronics
22 64 (7.18%) PRINCE2
22 64 (7.18%) MS Excel
23 63 (7.07%) SQL Server
23 63 (7.07%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 36 (4.04%) MS Exchange
2 21 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (1.80%) Lync
4 14 (1.57%) SharePoint
4 14 (1.57%) CMS
5 13 (1.46%) Apache
6 12 (1.35%) Apache Pig
7 9 (1.01%) IIS
7 9 (1.01%) MQSeries
8 8 (0.90%) JBoss
8 8 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (0.56%) SAS
10 5 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (0.56%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.56%) Node.js
10 5 (0.56%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.56%) Umbraco
10 5 (0.56%) nginx
Applications
1 64 (7.18%) MS Excel
2 29 (3.25%) MS Office
3 10 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.90%) MS Project
6 5 (0.56%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.45%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.22%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 62 (6.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.22%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.22%) SAP FI-CA
4 2 (0.22%) SAP PSCD
4 2 (0.22%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.11%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.80%) SaaS
3 13 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.35%) IaaS
5 10 (1.12%) Office 365
6 9 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.90%) Route 53
8 4 (0.45%) Force.com
9 3 (0.34%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.22%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.11%) PaaS
11 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 84 (9.43%) Firewall
2 72 (8.08%) VoIP
2 72 (8.08%) MPLS
3 52 (5.84%) Broadband
3 52 (5.84%) BGP
4 43 (4.83%) DNS
5 41 (4.60%) WAN
5 41 (4.60%) Wireless
6 39 (4.38%) VPN
7 38 (4.26%) TCP/IP
8 35 (3.93%) LAN
9 32 (3.59%) Internet
10 25 (2.81%) Cisco Nexus
11 22 (2.47%) SAN
12 20 (2.24%) OSPF
13 19 (2.13%) Ethernet
14 18 (2.02%) VPLS
15 17 (1.91%) Network Security
15 17 (1.91%) 3G
15 17 (1.91%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (7.07%) SQL Server
2 42 (4.71%) MySQL
3 39 (4.38%) Big Data
4 34 (3.82%) Hadoop
5 21 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (1.80%) MongoDB
9 15 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (1.68%) Apache Hive
9 15 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (1.68%) Relational Database
10 13 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (1.23%) RDBMS
12 11 (1.23%) NoSQL
13 10 (1.12%) Oracle Database
14 9 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (2.02%) Jenkins
2 17 (1.91%) Git (software)
3 13 (1.46%) JIRA
4 11 (1.23%) Selenium
5 9 (1.01%) Subversion
6 8 (0.90%) WebDriver
7 6 (0.67%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.56%) Ant
8 5 (0.56%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.34%) JUnit
9 3 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.22%) JMeter
10 2 (0.22%) Xcode
10 2 (0.22%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.22%) OpenSTA
10 2 (0.22%) Maven
10 2 (0.22%) WinRunner
11 1 (0.11%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.11%) Grunt
General
1 386 (43.32%) Finance
2 150 (16.84%) Banking
3 122 (13.69%) Marketing
4 88 (9.88%) Manufacturing
5 64 (7.18%) Electronics
6 49 (5.50%) Retail
7 37 (4.15%) Legal
8 34 (3.82%) Billing
9 25 (2.81%) Law
10 19 (2.13%) Advertising
11 13 (1.46%) Investment Banking
12 11 (1.23%) Games
13 9 (1.01%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.45%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.45%) Front Office
14 4 (0.45%) Back Office
14 4 (0.45%) French Language
14 4 (0.45%) German Language
15 3 (0.34%) Italian Language
15 3 (0.34%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 118 (13.24%) Analyst
2 107 (12.01%) Developer
3 86 (9.65%) Project Manager
4 81 (9.09%) Consultant
5 78 (8.75%) Business Analyst
6 65 (7.30%) Network Engineer
7 61 (6.85%) Architect
8 42 (4.71%) Senior Developer
9 29 (3.25%) Senior Manager
10 26 (2.92%) Administrator
11 24 (2.69%) Senior Consultant
12 23 (2.58%) Solutions Architect
13 21 (2.36%) Java Developer
14 19 (2.13%) .NET Developer
14 19 (2.13%) Commercial Manager
14 19 (2.13%) Product Manager
15 18 (2.02%) Systems Administrator
16 17 (1.91%) IP Engineer
16 17 (1.91%) AWS Consultant
17 15 (1.68%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (6.29%) .NET
2 44 (4.94%) HTML
3 39 (4.38%) CSS
4 26 (2.92%) Web Services
5 25 (2.81%) Middleware
6 24 (2.69%) ASP.NET
7 23 (2.58%) XML
8 22 (2.47%) WCF
9 20 (2.24%) J2EE
10 18 (2.02%) jQuery
10 18 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (1.46%) JSON
12 12 (1.35%) Spring
13 10 (1.12%) WPF
14 9 (1.01%) HTML5
14 9 (1.01%) CSS3
14 9 (1.01%) Hibernate
15 8 (0.90%) Ajax
15 8 (0.90%) AngularJS
15 8 (0.90%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 104 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (7.97%) Data Centre
3 62 (6.96%) DTV
4 40 (4.49%) Computer Science
5 33 (3.70%) User Experience
6 32 (3.59%) Mobile App
7 23 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (2.02%) Management Information System
9 15 (1.68%) Clustering
9 15 (1.68%) PMI
9 15 (1.68%) Visualisation
10 13 (1.46%) IPTV
11 10 (1.12%) CCTV
11 10 (1.12%) Data Structures
12 9 (1.01%) Blackberry
13 8 (0.90%) Handset
13 8 (0.90%) Thin Client
13 8 (0.90%) STB
13 8 (0.90%) Fat Client
13 8 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 98 (11.00%) Windows
2 78 (8.75%) Linux
3 48 (5.39%) UNIX
4 32 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (1.57%) Android
7 13 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (1.23%) Debian
9 10 (1.12%) Windows 8
10 9 (1.01%) Windows 7
10 9 (1.01%) Apple iOS
10 9 (1.01%) CentOS
11 7 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.67%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.67%) Windows XP
13 5 (0.56%) Amazon Linux
14 4 (0.45%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.34%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.22%) VMS
16 2 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (14.93%) Project Management
3 114 (12.79%) Business Intelligence
4 97 (10.89%) Programme Management
5 84 (9.43%) ITIL
6 74 (8.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 69 (7.74%) Digital Marketing
8 64 (7.18%) PRINCE2
9 58 (6.51%) CRM
10 43 (4.83%) Scrum
11 42 (4.71%) Software Engineering
12 40 (4.49%) Analytics
13 37 (4.15%) Waterfall
14 36 (4.04%) E-Commerce
15 35 (3.93%) B2B
16 34 (3.82%) UML
17 33 (3.70%) Service Delivery
17 33 (3.70%) Change Management
18 32 (3.59%) Service Management
19 30 (3.37%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 113 (12.68%) SQL
2 84 (9.43%) Java
3 52 (5.84%) JavaScript
4 48 (5.39%) C#
5 47 (5.27%) Python
6 31 (3.48%) C++
7 27 (3.03%) PHP
8 24 (2.69%) Perl
9 22 (2.47%) Ruby
10 15 (1.68%) C
11 14 (1.57%) Bash Shell
11 14 (1.57%) R
12 13 (1.46%) Scala
12 13 (1.46%) MATLAB
13 9 (1.01%) T-SQL
14 7 (0.79%) PL/SQL
14 7 (0.79%) Shell Script
14 7 (0.79%) Apex Code
15 6 (0.67%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.56%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 124 (13.92%) Degree
2 63 (7.07%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (4.26%) CCNA
4 36 (4.04%) CCNP
5 32 (3.59%) Security Cleared
6 28 (3.14%) SC Cleared
7 18 (2.02%) PMI Certification
8 16 (1.80%) PMP
9 12 (1.35%) PhD
10 11 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.01%) CISSP
11 9 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (0.90%) HND
13 6 (0.67%) CCIE
13 6 (0.67%) ISEB
13 6 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (0.67%) ACCA
13 6 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 5 (0.56%) NVQ Level 4
14 5 (0.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (7.41%) SLA
2 23 (2.58%) QA
3 13 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.90%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.56%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.45%) GAAP
8 2 (0.22%) AICPA
8 2 (0.22%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.22%) Basel II
8 2 (0.22%) COSO
8 2 (0.22%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.11%) P3O
System Software
1 42 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (4.60%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.57%) XenApp
4 10 (1.12%) XenServer
5 8 (0.90%) Xen
5 8 (0.90%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.90%) KVM
6 5 (0.56%) NFS
6 5 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (0.45%) vSphere
8 3 (0.34%) vCloud
9 2 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.22%) UAG
9 2 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.22%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.22%) Firmware
9 2 (0.22%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.22%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.11%) Samba
10 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (1.35%) OPNET
1 12 (1.35%) Puppet
2 11 (1.23%) WSUS
3 7 (0.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 7 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.67%) Nagios
5 4 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (0.45%) Ansible
5 4 (0.45%) logstash
6 3 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (0.34%) SCCM
7 2 (0.22%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.22%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.22%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.22%) Graphite
8 1 (0.11%) OpenView
8 1 (0.11%) SCSM
8 1 (0.11%) EdgeSight
8 1 (0.11%) SELinux
Vendors
1 122 (13.69%) Cisco
2 92 (10.33%) Microsoft
3 65 (7.30%) SAP
4 60 (6.73%) VMware
5 50 (5.61%) Juniper
6 47 (5.27%) Oracle
7 33 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
8 32 (3.59%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 31 (3.48%) HP
10 30 (3.37%) F5
11 25 (2.81%) Citrix
12 21 (2.36%) Avaya
12 21 (2.36%) NetApp
12 21 (2.36%) Red Hat
13 16 (1.80%) TIBCO
13 16 (1.80%) Mitel
14 14 (1.57%) CheckPoint
15 12 (1.35%) Blue Coat
15 12 (1.35%) Symantec
16 8 (0.90%) Fortinet
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £75000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Experis IT
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £27500 per annum + Pro Rata
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-60,000 plus 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £70000 - £74000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Massive Interactive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Relocation, Benefits, LowTax
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago