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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 40 115 50
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -65
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 595 279 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.36% 2.33% 4.50%
As % of the General category 9.42% 3.93% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 536 249 473
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
6317 7093 7371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.86% 59.25% 61.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5368 6229 6767
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 23 October 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in the City of London

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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.

1 344 (30.26%) Finance
2 195 (17.15%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (15.30%) SQL
4 169 (14.86%) Windows
5 165 (14.51%) Linux
6 161 (14.16%) Project Management
7 160 (14.07%) Java
8 155 (13.63%) Cisco
9 152 (13.37%) Oracle
10 141 (12.40%) Degree
11 137 (12.05%) UNIX
12 136 (11.96%) Microsoft
13 133 (11.70%) Marketing
14 130 (11.43%) SQL Server
15 123 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
16 113 (9.94%) CRM
17 103 (9.06%) Banking
18 101 (8.88%) Programme Management
18 101 (8.88%) MPLS
19 97 (8.53%) BGP
20 96 (8.44%) ITIL
21 90 (7.92%) Manufacturing
22 88 (7.74%) Billing
23 84 (7.39%) .NET
24 80 (7.04%) C#
24 80 (7.04%) Waterfall
25 79 (6.95%) Business Intelligence
26 74 (6.51%) VMware
27 70 (6.16%) Retail
27 70 (6.16%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 35 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 33 (2.90%) Lync
3 31 (2.73%) MS Exchange
4 26 (2.29%) Apache
5 25 (2.20%) MQSeries
6 22 (1.93%) IIS
7 19 (1.67%) Tomcat
7 19 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 16 (1.41%) CMS
9 15 (1.32%) WebLogic
10 12 (1.06%) WebLogic Portal
11 11 (0.97%) SAS
11 11 (0.97%) Oracle Service Bus
12 9 (0.79%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
12 9 (0.79%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.53%) MS Project Server
14 5 (0.44%) GemFire
15 4 (0.35%) OpenStack
15 4 (0.35%) Oracle Coherence
15 4 (0.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 56 (4.93%) MS Excel
2 43 (3.78%) MS Office
3 12 (1.06%) MS Project
4 7 (0.62%) SPSS
5 5 (0.44%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.18%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.088%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.088%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.088%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.088%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.088%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 50 (4.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.088%) SalesLogix
5 1 (0.088%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.088%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.088%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.088%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.088%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.088%) Pivotal CRM
5 1 (0.088%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.088%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.088%) Magento
5 1 (0.088%) Documaker
5 1 (0.088%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.088%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 37 (3.25%) SaaS
2 16 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.06%) PaaS
3 12 (1.06%) Office 365
4 10 (0.88%) IaaS
5 6 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.088%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.088%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.088%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.088%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 101 (8.88%) MPLS
2 97 (8.53%) BGP
3 67 (5.89%) Firewall
4 59 (5.19%) VPLS
4 59 (5.19%) VoIP
5 56 (4.93%) Wireless
6 55 (4.84%) WAN
7 49 (4.31%) LAN
8 46 (4.05%) SAN
9 36 (3.17%) VPN
9 36 (3.17%) Internet
9 36 (3.17%) GSM
10 35 (3.08%) TCP/IP
11 34 (2.99%) DNS
12 33 (2.90%) 3G
13 31 (2.73%) SS7
14 30 (2.64%) OSPF
15 28 (2.46%) Unified Communications
16 27 (2.37%) Broadband
16 27 (2.37%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 51 (4.49%) MySQL
3 40 (3.52%) Oracle Database
4 33 (2.90%) DB2
5 18 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (1.23%) Relational Database
7 14 (1.23%) MongoDB
8 12 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (0.97%) Big Data
10 9 (0.79%) NoSQL
11 8 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.35%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.35%) QlikView
14 3 (0.26%) Oracle OWB
15 2 (0.18%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 34 (2.99%) JIRA
2 32 (2.81%) TeamCity
3 28 (2.46%) Selenium
4 27 (2.37%) Subversion
5 21 (1.85%) WebDriver
6 16 (1.41%) SpecFlow
7 14 (1.23%) Git (software)
8 7 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (0.53%) Robotium
9 6 (0.53%) Jenkins
9 6 (0.53%) Robolectric
10 5 (0.44%) Ant
10 5 (0.44%) Bugzilla
10 5 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.26%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.18%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 2 (0.18%) Gradle
12 2 (0.18%) Axure RP
12 2 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.18%) Geb
General
1 344 (30.26%) Finance
2 133 (11.70%) Marketing
3 103 (9.06%) Banking
4 90 (7.92%) Manufacturing
5 88 (7.74%) Billing
6 70 (6.16%) Retail
7 53 (4.66%) Electronics
8 47 (4.13%) Advertising
9 38 (3.34%) Investment Banking
10 29 (2.55%) Games
11 24 (2.11%) Legal
12 18 (1.58%) Law
13 16 (1.41%) Front Office
14 15 (1.32%) Publishing
15 12 (1.06%) Back Office
16 9 (0.79%) German Language
17 8 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
18 5 (0.44%) Spanish Language
18 5 (0.44%) Dutch Language
19 3 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 151 (13.28%) Developer
2 141 (12.40%) Analyst
3 89 (7.83%) Consultant
4 85 (7.48%) Project Manager
5 82 (7.21%) Network Engineer
6 76 (6.68%) Business Analyst
7 68 (5.98%) Architect
8 46 (4.05%) IP Engineer
9 34 (2.99%) Java Developer
10 33 (2.90%) Team Leader
10 33 (2.90%) Senior Developer
11 29 (2.55%) Test Engineer
12 28 (2.46%) .NET Developer
12 28 (2.46%) Service Manager
12 28 (2.46%) Administrator
13 26 (2.29%) IP Network Engineer
14 25 (2.20%) Storage Engineer
15 24 (2.11%) Operations Manager
15 24 (2.11%) Technical Manager
16 23 (2.02%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (7.39%) .NET
2 54 (4.75%) XML
3 49 (4.31%) HTML
4 46 (4.05%) ASP.NET
5 40 (3.52%) Middleware
6 35 (3.08%) CSS
6 35 (3.08%) Web Services
7 30 (2.64%) J2EE
8 28 (2.46%) JSON
9 27 (2.37%) Java EE
10 26 (2.29%) REST
11 23 (2.02%) jQuery
11 23 (2.02%) Spring
12 20 (1.76%) HTML5
13 16 (1.41%) SOAP
14 15 (1.32%) .NET Framework
14 15 (1.32%) Visualforce
15 13 (1.14%) Oracle Fusion
15 13 (1.14%) AngularJS
15 13 (1.14%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 123 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (4.49%) User Experience
3 50 (4.40%) DTV
4 49 (4.31%) Computer Science
5 48 (4.22%) Clustering
6 44 (3.87%) Mobile App
7 38 (3.34%) Enterprise Software
8 34 (2.99%) Management Information System
9 30 (2.64%) Open Source
10 27 (2.37%) Social Media
11 22 (1.93%) Handset
12 20 (1.76%) Blackberry
12 20 (1.76%) Video Conferencing
13 16 (1.41%) Statistics
14 14 (1.23%) Mathematics
14 14 (1.23%) Algorithms
15 13 (1.14%) Data Structures
16 12 (1.06%) Derivative
17 10 (0.88%) IVR
17 10 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 169 (14.86%) Windows
2 165 (14.51%) Linux
3 137 (12.05%) UNIX
4 46 (4.05%) Solaris
5 40 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (3.34%) AIX
7 34 (2.99%) Android
8 26 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (1.76%) Apple iOS
11 15 (1.32%) Windows 7
12 13 (1.14%) Windows XP
13 12 (1.06%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (0.44%) Debian
16 4 (0.35%) SELinux
17 3 (0.26%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.26%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.18%) Windows NT
18 2 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (17.15%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (14.16%) Project Management
3 113 (9.94%) CRM
4 101 (8.88%) Programme Management
5 96 (8.44%) ITIL
6 80 (7.04%) Waterfall
7 79 (6.95%) Business Intelligence
8 69 (6.07%) Scrum
9 64 (5.63%) Digital Marketing
10 59 (5.19%) E-Commerce
11 57 (5.01%) Software Engineering
12 49 (4.31%) Stakeholder Management
13 47 (4.13%) Service Delivery
14 44 (3.87%) Change Management
15 41 (3.61%) Risk Management
15 41 (3.61%) SOA
16 39 (3.43%) Configuration Management
17 38 (3.34%) Service Management
18 37 (3.25%) Network Design
19 36 (3.17%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 174 (15.30%) SQL
2 160 (14.07%) Java
3 80 (7.04%) C#
4 66 (5.80%) C++
5 60 (5.28%) C
6 45 (3.96%) JavaScript
7 43 (3.78%) Python
8 34 (2.99%) Perl
9 29 (2.55%) Shell Script
10 23 (2.02%) Bash Shell
11 19 (1.67%) PHP
12 15 (1.32%) VB
12 15 (1.32%) Apex Code
13 13 (1.14%) Ruby
13 13 (1.14%) Tcl
14 9 (0.79%) T-SQL
14 9 (0.79%) PowerShell
15 8 (0.70%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.53%) R
17 4 (0.35%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 141 (12.40%) Degree
2 70 (6.16%) Cisco Certification
3 63 (5.54%) CCNP
4 35 (3.08%) CCNA
5 30 (2.64%) Security Cleared
6 29 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (2.02%) SC Cleared
8 22 (1.93%) CCIP
9 17 (1.50%) MCSE
10 15 (1.32%) ISEB
11 12 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (0.97%) MCITP
13 10 (0.88%) CISSP
14 9 (0.79%) MCP
15 8 (0.70%) PMI Certification
15 8 (0.70%) MBA
16 7 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 7 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
17 6 (0.53%) PMP
17 6 (0.53%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (5.36%) QA
2 51 (4.49%) SLA
3 4 (0.35%) ISO 8583
3 4 (0.35%) COBIT
4 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.088%) COSO
6 1 (0.088%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.088%) HL7
System Software
1 68 (5.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (4.22%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.23%) vSphere
4 12 (1.06%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.70%) XenApp
5 8 (0.70%) VMware ESX
6 7 (0.62%) Xen
6 7 (0.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (0.35%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.26%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.18%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.18%) Docker
10 1 (0.088%) NFS
10 1 (0.088%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.088%) XenServer
10 1 (0.088%) Postfix
10 1 (0.088%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.088%) UAG
10 1 (0.088%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (1.14%) Opsview
2 13 (1.14%) Nagios
2 13 (1.14%) SCCM
3 10 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (0.70%) SCOM
5 5 (0.44%) Puppet
6 4 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.35%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.26%) WSUS
7 3 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.26%) OpenView
8 2 (0.18%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.18%) StatsD
8 2 (0.18%) Ansible
9 1 (0.088%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.088%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.088%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.088%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 155 (13.63%) Cisco
2 152 (13.37%) Oracle
3 136 (11.96%) Microsoft
4 74 (6.51%) VMware
5 59 (5.19%) SAP
6 56 (4.93%) Salesforce.com
7 52 (4.57%) IBM
8 41 (3.61%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 35 (3.08%) NetApp
10 34 (2.99%) TIBCO
11 31 (2.73%) Juniper
12 23 (2.02%) Citrix
12 23 (2.02%) HP
13 22 (1.93%) Avaya
14 20 (1.76%) Brocade
15 17 (1.50%) ATG
15 17 (1.50%) Cerillion
16 14 (1.23%) EMC
17 13 (1.14%) TEOCO
17 13 (1.14%) CyberSource
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £26000 per annum + 25 days holiday & further benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £36,000 pro rata
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Empiric Solutions
Salary: £ salary dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c45-55k + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-65k base + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Energon Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £425 - £475 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago