The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 61 74 65
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1891 1553 2021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.04% 3.45% 3.91%
As % of the General category 7.55% 6.39% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1605 1271 1686
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
Telecoms
England

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

General Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
25042 24312 28246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.50% 53.98% 54.70%
Number of salaries quoted 20207 19900 24423
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 £85,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in London

Telecoms
Salary Trend in London

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in London

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in London

Telecoms
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +25 557 £52,500 +5.00% 74
Brentford +8 49 £55,000 -15.38%
Hounslow +5 25 £77,500 +51.21%
Uxbridge +15 14 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Croydon +4 11 £47,500 -23.07% 2
Chiswick +1 7 £23,000 -74.44%
Canary Wharf - 7 £72,500 -
Hammersmith -7 5 - - 1
Bromley -8 4 £38,000 +36.93%
West Drayton -3 3 £55,000 +57.14%
Surbiton -8 3 £55,000 +29.41%
Wimbledon - 3 £45,000 -
New Malden - 3 £42,500 -
Docklands, London +1 2 £52,250 - 1
Isleworth -3 2 £71,250 -
Kingston Upon Thames -10 2 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Beckenham - 2 - -
Welling - 2 £25,000 -
Feltham +3 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Paddington -4 1 - -
Hayes - 1 £45,000 - 5
Ilford - 1 £37,500 -
Westminster - 1 £46,000 - 1
Worcester Park - 1 £25,000 -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 1465 (35.97%) Finance
2 660 (16.20%) Project Management
3 624 (15.32%) Degree
4 571 (14.02%) SQL
5 566 (13.90%) Java
6 539 (13.23%) Retail
7 507 (12.45%) Banking
8 505 (12.40%) Windows
9 483 (11.86%) Linux
10 466 (11.44%) Cisco
11 428 (10.51%) Oracle
12 405 (9.94%) Marketing
13 382 (9.38%) Scrum
14 367 (9.01%) Microsoft
15 359 (8.81%) SQL Server
15 359 (8.81%) Agile Software Development
16 357 (8.77%) ITIL
17 349 (8.57%) E-Commerce
18 324 (7.95%) CRM
19 320 (7.86%) .NET
20 316 (7.76%) UNIX
21 309 (7.59%) C#
22 290 (7.12%) MPLS
23 263 (6.46%) Business Intelligence
24 258 (6.33%) Internet
25 256 (6.29%) VoIP
26 254 (6.24%) Cisco Certification
26 254 (6.24%) Analytics
27 239 (5.87%) Firewall
28 237 (5.82%) Billing

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 96 (2.36%) MS Exchange
2 91 (2.23%) Tomcat
3 77 (1.89%) SAS
4 76 (1.87%) Apache
5 56 (1.37%) WebSphere
6 54 (1.33%) IIS
7 49 (1.20%) WebLogic
8 45 (1.10%) MQSeries
9 44 (1.08%) SharePoint
10 42 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
11 37 (0.91%) CMS
12 36 (0.88%) Lync
13 27 (0.66%) Oracle Service Bus
14 19 (0.47%) Node.js
15 18 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
16 17 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 15 (0.37%) Liferay
18 13 (0.32%) nginx
18 13 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
19 12 (0.29%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 206 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 178 (4.37%) MS Office
3 59 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 57 (1.40%) MS Visio
5 49 (1.20%) SPSS
6 44 (1.08%) MS Project
7 28 (0.69%) Photoshop
8 19 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
10 10 (0.25%) InDesign
11 6 (0.15%) FastStats
12 5 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.049%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.025%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.025%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.025%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.025%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 94 (2.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 20 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 15 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (0.37%) SAP MDM
4 12 (0.29%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 11 (0.27%) Movex
6 10 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 9 (0.22%) Magento
8 8 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
9 7 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
10 5 (0.12%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.098%) SAP FI/CO
11 4 (0.098%) SAP CO
11 4 (0.098%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (0.098%) Oracle Financials
11 4 (0.098%) SAP FI
12 3 (0.074%) JDE OneWorld
12 3 (0.074%) Oracle CRM
12 3 (0.074%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 101 (2.48%) SaaS
2 54 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
3 37 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (0.61%) IaaS
5 22 (0.54%) Office 365
6 21 (0.52%) PaaS
7 20 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (0.47%) Force.com
9 13 (0.32%) AWS Data Pipeline
10 9 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (0.20%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
13 2 (0.049%) StrongView
13 2 (0.049%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 290 (7.12%) MPLS
2 258 (6.33%) Internet
3 256 (6.29%) VoIP
4 239 (5.87%) Firewall
5 179 (4.39%) LAN
6 175 (4.30%) WAN
7 169 (4.15%) BGP
8 166 (4.08%) TCP/IP
9 156 (3.83%) Wireless
10 155 (3.81%) VPN
11 123 (3.02%) Broadband
12 108 (2.65%) Unified Communications
13 106 (2.60%) OSPF
14 104 (2.55%) DNS
15 98 (2.41%) GSM
16 94 (2.31%) VPLS
17 87 (2.14%) Ethernet
18 78 (1.92%) SS7
19 68 (1.67%) SMS
20 67 (1.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 359 (8.81%) SQL Server
2 133 (3.27%) MySQL
3 124 (3.04%) Big Data
4 100 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
5 99 (2.43%) Oracle Database
6 91 (2.23%) Relational Database
7 79 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 60 (1.47%) NoSQL
9 54 (1.33%) MongoDB
10 52 (1.28%) Hadoop
11 51 (1.25%) RDBMS
12 46 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 44 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
14 42 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 40 (0.98%) Data Mining
16 32 (0.79%) Spotfire
16 32 (0.79%) QlikView
17 29 (0.71%) Apache Hive
18 27 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
18 27 (0.66%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 86 (2.11%) JIRA
2 81 (1.99%) Git (software)
3 73 (1.79%) Selenium
4 70 (1.72%) Subversion
5 55 (1.35%) Jenkins
6 41 (1.01%) WebDriver
7 39 (0.96%) NUnit
8 33 (0.81%) JUnit
9 32 (0.79%) TeamCity
10 26 (0.64%) Rhino Mocks
11 23 (0.56%) Maven
12 21 (0.52%) LoadRunner
13 18 (0.44%) SoapUI
14 16 (0.39%) SpecFlow
14 16 (0.39%) Visual Studio
14 16 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
15 13 (0.32%) Axure RP
16 12 (0.29%) Robotium
16 12 (0.29%) Ant
17 10 (0.25%) CruiseControl
General
1 1465 (35.97%) Finance
2 539 (13.23%) Retail
3 507 (12.45%) Banking
4 405 (9.94%) Marketing
5 237 (5.82%) Billing
6 203 (4.98%) Manufacturing
7 143 (3.51%) Games
8 124 (3.04%) Electronics
9 86 (2.11%) Investment Banking
10 81 (1.99%) Legal
11 76 (1.87%) Advertising
12 64 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
13 44 (1.08%) Online Betting
14 42 (1.03%) Front Office
15 36 (0.88%) Publishing
16 35 (0.86%) Back Office
17 32 (0.79%) Automotive
17 32 (0.79%) Law
18 31 (0.76%) French Language
19 21 (0.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 598 (14.68%) Developer
2 491 (12.05%) Analyst
3 462 (11.34%) Consultant
4 319 (7.83%) Project Manager
5 250 (6.14%) Business Analyst
6 242 (5.94%) Architect
7 233 (5.72%) Network Engineer
8 143 (3.51%) Senior Developer
9 131 (3.22%) Java Developer
10 114 (2.80%) Service Manager
11 112 (2.75%) C# Developer
12 110 (2.70%) Support Engineer
13 99 (2.43%) Senior Manager
14 96 (2.36%) Senior Consultant
15 88 (2.16%) Solutions Architect
16 83 (2.04%) Team Leader
16 83 (2.04%) Technical Manager
17 80 (1.96%) .NET Developer
18 75 (1.84%) Tester
19 73 (1.79%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 320 (7.86%) .NET
2 203 (4.98%) HTML
3 199 (4.89%) Web Services
4 149 (3.66%) CSS
5 147 (3.61%) XML
6 118 (2.90%) J2EE
7 116 (2.85%) ASP.NET
8 114 (2.80%) Spring
9 104 (2.55%) REST
10 101 (2.48%) WPF
11 91 (2.23%) HTML5
12 89 (2.19%) Middleware
13 78 (1.92%) WinForms
14 72 (1.77%) Java EE
14 72 (1.77%) jQuery
15 71 (1.74%) .NET Framework
16 69 (1.69%) WCF
17 67 (1.64%) SOAP
18 66 (1.62%) RESTful
19 62 (1.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 172 (4.22%) Computer Science
2 142 (3.49%) Mobile App
3 123 (3.02%) Open Source
3 123 (3.02%) Management Information System
4 110 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 105 (2.58%) DTV
6 82 (2.01%) Social Media
7 67 (1.64%) Mobile Payment
8 66 (1.62%) Blackberry
9 64 (1.57%) Visualisation
10 57 (1.40%) Digital Media
11 51 (1.25%) Clustering
12 47 (1.15%) IVR
12 47 (1.15%) Online Games
13 44 (1.08%) Statistics
14 43 (1.06%) Data Integration
15 40 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
16 38 (0.93%) Equities
17 37 (0.91%) Mobile Banking
18 34 (0.83%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 505 (12.40%) Windows
2 483 (11.86%) Linux
3 316 (7.76%) UNIX
4 130 (3.19%) Android
5 106 (2.60%) Apple iOS
6 98 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 94 (2.31%) Solaris
8 78 (1.92%) Windows 7
9 52 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 44 (1.08%) Windows XP
10 44 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
11 41 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 29 (0.71%) AIX
13 27 (0.66%) CentOS
14 26 (0.64%) Ubuntu
14 26 (0.64%) Windows 8
15 15 (0.37%) Windows Phone
16 13 (0.32%) Debian
17 12 (0.29%) Windows Vista
18 10 (0.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 660 (16.20%) Project Management
2 382 (9.38%) Scrum
3 359 (8.81%) Agile Software Development
4 357 (8.77%) ITIL
5 349 (8.57%) E-Commerce
6 324 (7.95%) CRM
7 263 (6.46%) Business Intelligence
8 254 (6.24%) Analytics
9 213 (5.23%) PRINCE2
10 211 (5.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 208 (5.11%) Business Analysis
12 202 (4.96%) Business Development
13 200 (4.91%) TDD
14 197 (4.84%) Waterfall
15 183 (4.49%) Programme Management
16 179 (4.39%) Software Engineering
17 173 (4.25%) Service Management
18 165 (4.05%) Service Delivery
19 159 (3.90%) Change Management
20 152 (3.73%) OO
Programming Languages
1 571 (14.02%) SQL
2 566 (13.90%) Java
3 309 (7.59%) C#
4 216 (5.30%) C++
5 187 (4.59%) JavaScript
6 153 (3.76%) C
7 150 (3.68%) Python
8 106 (2.60%) Perl
9 93 (2.28%) PHP
10 84 (2.06%) Bash Shell
11 69 (1.69%) T-SQL
12 61 (1.50%) Ruby
13 58 (1.42%) Erlang
14 57 (1.40%) Shell Script
15 44 (1.08%) Scala
16 42 (1.03%) VBA
17 41 (1.01%) R
18 32 (0.79%) VB
19 30 (0.74%) F#
20 28 (0.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 624 (15.32%) Degree
2 254 (6.24%) Cisco Certification
3 191 (4.69%) CCNP
4 146 (3.58%) Security Cleared
5 127 (3.12%) ISEB
6 119 (2.92%) SC Cleared
7 114 (2.80%) CCNA
8 86 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 70 (1.72%) PMI Certification
10 60 (1.47%) CCIE
11 45 (1.10%) PMP
12 44 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
13 39 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 39 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 35 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 35 (0.86%) MCP
14 35 (0.86%) MCSE
15 32 (0.79%) HND
15 32 (0.79%) CCIP
16 26 (0.64%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 207 (5.08%) QA
2 147 (3.61%) SLA
3 33 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (0.59%) PCI DSS
5 21 (0.52%) Data Quality
6 11 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.25%) COBIT
8 6 (0.15%) GPG13
9 4 (0.098%) ISO 8583
10 3 (0.074%) HL7
11 2 (0.049%) WCAG
11 2 (0.049%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.049%) P3O
12 1 (0.025%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.025%) Dublin Core
12 1 (0.025%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 135 (3.31%) Active Directory
2 123 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (0.88%) VMware ESX
4 31 (0.76%) vSphere
5 28 (0.69%) Hyper-V
6 24 (0.59%) XenApp
7 16 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (0.34%) XenDesktop
9 9 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
10 8 (0.20%) Squid
11 7 (0.17%) Xen
11 7 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
11 7 (0.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 7 (0.17%) Kamailio
11 7 (0.17%) KVM
12 5 (0.12%) NFS
12 5 (0.12%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.098%) XenServer
14 3 (0.074%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.074%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 54 (1.33%) Nagios
2 41 (1.01%) Puppet
3 35 (0.86%) Opsview
4 30 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
5 29 (0.71%) SCCM
6 26 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
7 23 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
8 21 (0.52%) OpenView
9 16 (0.39%) SCOM
9 16 (0.39%) NetBackup
9 16 (0.39%) WSUS
10 11 (0.27%) Ansible
11 10 (0.25%) Cacti
11 10 (0.25%) Munin
11 10 (0.25%) Cobbler
12 9 (0.22%) Ganglia
12 9 (0.22%) Icinga
13 7 (0.17%) Cisco Prime
13 7 (0.17%) Data Guard
14 6 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 466 (11.44%) Cisco
2 428 (10.51%) Oracle
3 367 (9.01%) Microsoft
4 185 (4.54%) SAP
5 167 (4.10%) VMware
6 147 (3.61%) Salesforce.com
7 128 (3.14%) Juniper
8 106 (2.60%) Avaya
8 106 (2.60%) IBM
9 104 (2.55%) HP
10 88 (2.16%) TIBCO
11 83 (2.04%) Red Hat
12 80 (1.96%) Citrix
13 75 (1.84%) Fujitsu
14 74 (1.82%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 68 (1.67%) CheckPoint
16 60 (1.47%) JBoss
17 59 (1.45%) hybris
18 57 (1.40%) NetApp
19 55 (1.35%) Adobe
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