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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 56 62 76
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1984 1903 1523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.44% 4.10% 3.46%
As % of the General category 8.09% 7.63% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1720 1623 1259
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
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
24518 24927 23893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.93% 53.66% 54.23%
Number of salaries quoted 20460 20097 19606
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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 +6 475 £50,000 -4.76% 38
Uxbridge +4 15 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Brentford -5 9 £85,000 +54.54%
Ealing - 7 £47,000 - 2
Docklands, London +4 6 £45,250 -11.27%
Hounslow -8 5 £70,000 -9.67% 3
Kingston Upon Thames +9 4 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Beckenham -3 4 £37,000 -
Feltham -12 4 £37,500 -6.25%
Wembley - 4 £63,750 -
Mayfair - 4 £52,500 -
Enfield - 3 £47,500 - 3
Harrow - 3 £35,000 -
Surbiton -2 2 £27,250 -50.45%
Chiswick -6 2 £26,750 +16.30%
Bromley +21 1 £23,500 -38.15%
Romford +2 1 £87,500 +9.37% 1
Croydon -1 1 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Hayes -2 1 - - 3
Canary Wharf -6 1 £80,000 +6.66%
Paddington - 1 £50,000 -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 1407 (37.27%) Finance
2 953 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
3 645 (17.09%) Banking
4 596 (15.79%) SQL
5 590 (15.63%) Windows
6 517 (13.70%) Degree
7 503 (13.32%) Java
8 496 (13.14%) Retail
9 495 (13.11%) Project Management
10 475 (12.58%) Linux
11 471 (12.48%) Microsoft
12 456 (12.08%) Marketing
13 426 (11.28%) Cisco
14 405 (10.73%) Business Intelligence
15 390 (10.33%) Scrum
16 386 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
17 329 (8.72%) Oracle
18 327 (8.66%) JavaScript
18 327 (8.66%) Cisco Certification
19 326 (8.64%) SQL Server
19 326 (8.64%) E-Commerce
20 323 (8.56%) MS Excel
21 312 (8.26%) HTML
22 308 (8.16%) .NET
23 302 (8.00%) C#
24 299 (7.92%) UNIX
25 272 (7.21%) Data Centre
26 266 (7.05%) Analytics
27 265 (7.02%) ITIL
28 264 (6.99%) Programme Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 97 (2.57%) MS Exchange
2 69 (1.83%) Apache Pig
3 64 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
4 62 (1.64%) SharePoint
5 60 (1.59%) WebSphere
6 55 (1.46%) JBoss
6 55 (1.46%) Apache
7 46 (1.22%) SAS
8 43 (1.14%) CMS
9 37 (0.98%) IIS
10 33 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
11 30 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
11 30 (0.79%) Lync
12 29 (0.77%) OpenStack
12 29 (0.77%) Apache Spark
13 28 (0.74%) Tomcat
14 26 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
15 25 (0.66%) Apache Solr
16 24 (0.64%) nginx
16 24 (0.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 323 (8.56%) MS Excel
2 177 (4.69%) MS Office
3 66 (1.75%) MS Project
4 61 (1.62%) MS Visio
5 45 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.37%) Photoshop
7 11 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.16%) SPSS
9 6 (0.16%) Acrobat
9 6 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.11%) InDesign
10 4 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.079%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.053%) FrameMaker
12 2 (0.053%) MicroStation
13 1 (0.026%) Vectorworks
13 1 (0.026%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 168 (4.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 36 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 20 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
5 8 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (0.21%) CSG Singleview
5 8 (0.21%) Magento
6 7 (0.19%) WebTrends
7 6 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
8 5 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 5 (0.13%) Summit
9 4 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 3 (0.079%) Unica
11 2 (0.053%) SAP ERP
11 2 (0.053%) Oracle Retail
11 2 (0.053%) Adobe Campaign
11 2 (0.053%) BigMachines
11 2 (0.053%) FRx
11 2 (0.053%) SAP Business One
11 2 (0.053%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 133 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
2 93 (2.46%) SaaS
3 62 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (1.64%) Office 365
4 41 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
5 28 (0.74%) Amazon S3
6 25 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
7 24 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
8 20 (0.53%) PaaS
9 18 (0.48%) Google Analytics
10 14 (0.37%) IaaS
11 12 (0.32%) Mimecast
12 11 (0.29%) Route 53
13 7 (0.19%) GitHub
13 7 (0.19%) Force.com
14 4 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
15 2 (0.053%) Google Cloud Platform
15 2 (0.053%) AWS CloudFormation
15 2 (0.053%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 1 (0.026%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 253 (6.70%) Firewall
2 244 (6.46%) VPN
3 233 (6.17%) LAN
4 232 (6.15%) VoIP
5 223 (5.91%) TCP/IP
6 221 (5.85%) Internet
7 217 (5.75%) WAN
8 184 (4.87%) MPLS
9 158 (4.19%) DNS
10 154 (4.08%) Broadband
11 131 (3.47%) Wireless
12 130 (3.44%) BGP
13 126 (3.34%) OSPF
14 77 (2.04%) Unified Communications
15 69 (1.83%) SAN
16 68 (1.80%) Network Security
17 65 (1.72%) Ethernet
18 61 (1.62%) GSM
19 53 (1.40%) Cisco Nexus
20 50 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 326 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 206 (5.46%) Big Data
3 148 (3.92%) Hadoop
4 143 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
5 121 (3.21%) MySQL
6 114 (3.02%) NoSQL
7 110 (2.91%) Relational Database
8 89 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 86 (2.28%) MongoDB
10 80 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 73 (1.93%) RDBMS
12 72 (1.91%) Apache Hive
13 65 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
14 52 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 52 (1.38%) Oracle Database
15 49 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
16 42 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
17 40 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
18 35 (0.93%) Data Mining
18 35 (0.93%) HBase
Development Applications
1 130 (3.44%) Git (software)
2 97 (2.57%) Selenium
3 85 (2.25%) Jenkins
4 78 (2.07%) JIRA
5 57 (1.51%) NUnit
6 54 (1.43%) Subversion
7 43 (1.14%) Maven
8 39 (1.03%) WebDriver
9 35 (0.93%) Eclipse
10 32 (0.85%) Rhino Mocks
11 30 (0.79%) HP UFT
12 27 (0.72%) Cucumber
13 26 (0.69%) Visual Studio
14 23 (0.61%) Yeoman
15 22 (0.58%) JUnit
15 22 (0.58%) JMeter
16 20 (0.53%) FitNesse
16 20 (0.53%) TeamCity
17 19 (0.50%) ReSharper
17 19 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1407 (37.27%) Finance
2 645 (17.09%) Banking
3 496 (13.14%) Retail
4 456 (12.08%) Marketing
5 234 (6.20%) Manufacturing
6 194 (5.14%) Electronics
7 173 (4.58%) Billing
8 146 (3.87%) Games
9 122 (3.23%) Online Betting
10 117 (3.10%) Advertising
11 74 (1.96%) Legal
12 52 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
13 35 (0.93%) Law
14 34 (0.90%) French Language
15 27 (0.72%) Retail Banking
16 23 (0.61%) Investment Banking
17 22 (0.58%) Front Office
18 20 (0.53%) Publishing
19 19 (0.50%) German Language
19 19 (0.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 584 (15.47%) Developer
2 490 (12.98%) Analyst
3 281 (7.44%) Architect
4 280 (7.42%) Project Manager
5 240 (6.36%) Consultant
6 218 (5.77%) Business Analyst
7 192 (5.09%) Network Engineer
8 178 (4.72%) Senior Developer
9 145 (3.84%) Senior Manager
10 127 (3.36%) Java Developer
11 118 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
12 105 (2.78%) Administrator
13 97 (2.57%) Support Engineer
14 81 (2.15%) Systems Administrator
15 78 (2.07%) 2nd Line Support
16 76 (2.01%) Service Manager
17 71 (1.88%) Technical Support
18 70 (1.85%) Graduate
18 70 (1.85%) Software Engineer
19 69 (1.83%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 312 (8.26%) HTML
2 308 (8.16%) .NET
3 233 (6.17%) CSS
3 233 (6.17%) Web Services
4 190 (5.03%) XML
5 136 (3.60%) ASP.NET
6 133 (3.52%) jQuery
7 128 (3.39%) REST
8 120 (3.18%) Spring
9 113 (2.99%) HTML5
10 107 (2.83%) SOAP
11 89 (2.36%) AngularJS
12 83 (2.20%) ASP.NET MVC
13 71 (1.88%) CSS3
13 71 (1.88%) J2EE
14 70 (1.85%) Java EE
15 62 (1.64%) Hibernate
16 59 (1.56%) XSLT
17 58 (1.54%) .NET Framework
17 58 (1.54%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 386 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
2 272 (7.21%) Data Centre
3 222 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 176 (4.66%) DTV
5 133 (3.52%) Management Information System
6 100 (2.65%) Blackberry
6 100 (2.65%) Digital Media
7 94 (2.49%) FMCG
8 85 (2.25%) Mobile App
9 80 (2.12%) User Experience
10 79 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
11 69 (1.83%) IPTV
12 67 (1.77%) Visualisation
12 67 (1.77%) Online Games
12 67 (1.77%) Data Integration
13 64 (1.70%) Over-the-Top Content
14 62 (1.64%) Client/Server
15 44 (1.17%) Clustering
15 44 (1.17%) Mathematics
16 42 (1.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 590 (15.63%) Windows
2 475 (12.58%) Linux
3 299 (7.92%) UNIX
4 152 (4.03%) Apple iOS
5 151 (4.00%) Android
6 105 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 89 (2.36%) Windows 7
8 61 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 47 (1.25%) Solaris
10 38 (1.01%) CentOS
11 37 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 37 (0.98%) Windows 8
12 36 (0.95%) Debian
13 35 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
14 30 (0.79%) Mac OS X
15 25 (0.66%) Windows XP
15 25 (0.66%) Ubuntu
16 14 (0.37%) Windows Vista
16 14 (0.37%) Windows Phone
17 13 (0.34%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 953 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
2 495 (13.11%) Project Management
3 405 (10.73%) Business Intelligence
4 390 (10.33%) Scrum
5 326 (8.64%) E-Commerce
6 266 (7.05%) Analytics
7 265 (7.02%) ITIL
8 264 (6.99%) Programme Management
9 252 (6.68%) CRM
10 250 (6.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 232 (6.15%) Software Engineering
12 222 (5.88%) PRINCE2
13 212 (5.62%) OO
14 198 (5.25%) Digital Marketing
15 191 (5.06%) TDD
16 184 (4.87%) Mentoring
17 179 (4.74%) Business Development
18 178 (4.72%) SDLC
19 155 (4.11%) Business Analysis
19 155 (4.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 596 (15.79%) SQL
2 503 (13.32%) Java
3 327 (8.66%) JavaScript
4 302 (8.00%) C#
5 190 (5.03%) Python
6 149 (3.95%) C++
7 134 (3.55%) PHP
8 110 (2.91%) Bash Shell
9 101 (2.68%) Perl
10 100 (2.65%) C
11 74 (1.96%) Ruby
12 67 (1.77%) PL/SQL
13 66 (1.75%) T-SQL
13 66 (1.75%) R
14 62 (1.64%) Shell Script
15 52 (1.38%) PowerShell
16 31 (0.82%) VBA
17 29 (0.77%) MATLAB
18 24 (0.64%) AWK
18 24 (0.64%) sed
Qualifications
1 517 (13.70%) Degree
2 327 (8.66%) Cisco Certification
3 193 (5.11%) CCNA
4 185 (4.90%) CCNP
5 129 (3.42%) Security Cleared
6 88 (2.33%) SC Cleared
7 79 (2.09%) CCIE
8 66 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 57 (1.51%) PMI Certification
10 51 (1.35%) CISSP
11 49 (1.30%) MCSE
12 47 (1.25%) ISEB
13 44 (1.17%) PMP
14 39 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 37 (0.98%) CCDP
16 30 (0.79%) JNCIS
17 28 (0.74%) JNCIA
18 26 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
19 25 (0.66%) JNCIP
20 23 (0.61%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (4.21%) QA
2 103 (2.73%) SLA
3 41 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (0.87%) HL7
5 29 (0.77%) PCI DSS
6 27 (0.72%) Data Quality
7 12 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (0.32%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.19%) COBIT
8 7 (0.19%) PMBOK
9 5 (0.13%) GAAP
9 5 (0.13%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.053%) BS7799
11 1 (0.026%) GMP
11 1 (0.026%) GPG13
11 1 (0.026%) P3O
System Software
1 196 (5.19%) Active Directory
2 133 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (1.17%) Hyper-V
4 24 (0.64%) VirtualBox
5 21 (0.56%) XenApp
6 20 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (0.48%) KVM
8 13 (0.34%) Xen
9 11 (0.29%) VMware ESX
10 9 (0.24%) vSphere
10 9 (0.24%) vCloud
11 7 (0.19%) iptables
12 6 (0.16%) XenServer
13 5 (0.13%) Kamailio
13 5 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.11%) NFS
14 4 (0.11%) Terminal Services
15 3 (0.079%) Firmware
15 3 (0.079%) XenDesktop
15 3 (0.079%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 83 (2.20%) Puppet
2 69 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (1.48%) Ansible
4 27 (0.72%) Vagrant
5 23 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
5 23 (0.61%) Nagios
6 20 (0.53%) SCCM
7 19 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 18 (0.48%) yum
8 18 (0.48%) Opsview
9 15 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
9 15 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 14 (0.37%) OpenView
10 14 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
10 14 (0.37%) Cacti
11 12 (0.32%) OPNET
12 10 (0.26%) ServiceCenter
13 9 (0.24%) NetBackup
13 9 (0.24%) Backup Exec
14 8 (0.21%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 471 (12.48%) Microsoft
2 426 (11.28%) Cisco
3 329 (8.72%) Oracle
4 233 (6.17%) SAP
5 189 (5.01%) VMware
6 156 (4.13%) Juniper
7 99 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
8 94 (2.49%) HP
9 74 (1.96%) Citrix
10 73 (1.93%) IBM
11 69 (1.83%) Avaya
12 67 (1.77%) Red Hat
13 58 (1.54%) CheckPoint
14 55 (1.46%) Apple
15 52 (1.38%) Tableau
16 51 (1.35%) F5
17 50 (1.32%) BT
18 46 (1.22%) NetApp
18 46 (1.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
19 41 (1.09%) Cognos
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