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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 56 63 75
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1970 1922 1516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.44% 3.97% 3.42%
As % of the General category 8.14% 7.41% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1663 1611 1208
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
24203 25930 23660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.54% 53.61% 53.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19992 21104 19307
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 £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +6 517 £52,500 - 60
Brentford -2 15 £75,000 +30.43% 1
Uxbridge +3 9 £40,000 -5.88% 1
West Drayton +4 6 £52,500 -
Hounslow 0 6 £70,000 -9.67% 2
Chiswick 0 5 £42,500 +84.78% 1
Ealing - 5 £47,000 -
Docklands, London +5 4 £45,250 -13.39%
Beckenham -4 4 £36,250 -44.23%
Feltham - 4 £37,500 -
Harrow - 3 £35,000 -
Mayfair - 3 £52,500 -
Surbiton -2 2 £39,500 -28.18%
Canary Wharf -2 2 £62,500 -10.71%
Romford - 2 £73,750 -
Bromley +14 1 £23,500 -38.15%
Hayes +4 1 - - 1
Paddington +4 1 - -
Croydon -5 1 £65,000 +19.81%
Enfield - 1 £25,000 - 1
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1402 (36.87%) Finance
2 912 (23.98%) Agile Software Development
3 625 (16.43%) Banking
4 618 (16.25%) SQL
5 566 (14.88%) Windows
6 506 (13.31%) Degree
7 501 (13.17%) Retail
8 498 (13.09%) Project Management
9 496 (13.04%) Java
10 460 (12.10%) Microsoft
11 455 (11.96%) Cisco
12 447 (11.75%) Linux
13 417 (10.97%) Scrum
13 417 (10.97%) Marketing
14 383 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
15 382 (10.04%) Business Intelligence
16 335 (8.81%) SQL Server
17 328 (8.62%) Data Centre
18 327 (8.60%) Oracle
19 317 (8.34%) JavaScript
20 316 (8.31%) HTML
20 316 (8.31%) MS Excel
20 316 (8.31%) Cisco Certification
21 309 (8.13%) E-Commerce
22 303 (7.97%) UNIX
23 276 (7.26%) .NET
24 274 (7.20%) Analytics
25 268 (7.05%) C#
26 260 (6.84%) ITIL
26 260 (6.84%) VPN

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 103 (2.71%) MS Exchange
2 64 (1.68%) WebSphere
3 60 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
4 58 (1.53%) JBoss
5 57 (1.50%) Apache Pig
6 48 (1.26%) SharePoint
7 47 (1.24%) Apache
7 47 (1.24%) SAS
8 43 (1.13%) CMS
9 32 (0.84%) IIS
9 32 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
9 32 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
10 28 (0.74%) Node.js
11 26 (0.68%) Lync
11 26 (0.68%) Tomcat
12 25 (0.66%) Apache Spark
13 24 (0.63%) OpenStack
13 24 (0.63%) nginx
14 23 (0.60%) Confluence
15 22 (0.58%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 316 (8.31%) MS Excel
2 169 (4.44%) MS Office
3 53 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 42 (1.10%) MS Project
5 39 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
6 16 (0.42%) Photoshop
7 15 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (0.24%) SPSS
9 7 (0.18%) Acrobat
10 5 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (0.11%) InDesign
12 3 (0.079%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.053%) AutoCAD
13 2 (0.053%) FrameMaker
13 2 (0.053%) MicroStation
14 1 (0.026%) OmniGraffle
14 1 (0.026%) Final Cut Pro
14 1 (0.026%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.026%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 147 (3.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 29 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.18%) WebTrends
4 7 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.13%) Magento
6 5 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 5 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
7 4 (0.11%) Unica
7 4 (0.11%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.11%) CSG Singleview
8 3 (0.079%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.079%) Summit
9 2 (0.053%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.053%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.053%) SAP InfiniteInsight
9 2 (0.053%) FRx
9 2 (0.053%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.053%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 122 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (1.95%) SaaS
3 64 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
5 41 (1.08%) Office 365
6 31 (0.82%) Amazon S3
7 26 (0.68%) IaaS
8 25 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
9 24 (0.63%) PaaS
10 22 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
11 20 (0.53%) Google Analytics
12 13 (0.34%) Route 53
13 9 (0.24%) Mimecast
13 9 (0.24%) Force.com
14 7 (0.18%) GitHub
15 5 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
16 4 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 2 (0.053%) Google Cloud Platform
17 2 (0.053%) AWS CloudFormation
17 2 (0.053%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 260 (6.84%) VPN
2 254 (6.68%) Firewall
3 250 (6.57%) VoIP
4 233 (6.13%) LAN
5 223 (5.86%) WAN
6 221 (5.81%) Internet
7 218 (5.73%) MPLS
8 212 (5.57%) TCP/IP
9 159 (4.18%) Wireless
10 158 (4.15%) Broadband
11 155 (4.08%) DNS
12 146 (3.84%) BGP
13 137 (3.60%) OSPF
14 96 (2.52%) Ethernet
15 88 (2.31%) Network Security
16 80 (2.10%) Unified Communications
17 64 (1.68%) Cisco Nexus
18 63 (1.66%) SAN
19 60 (1.58%) GSM
20 54 (1.42%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 335 (8.81%) SQL Server
2 188 (4.94%) Big Data
3 144 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
4 141 (3.71%) Hadoop
5 117 (3.08%) MySQL
6 113 (2.97%) NoSQL
7 109 (2.87%) Relational Database
8 104 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 83 (2.18%) MongoDB
10 81 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 80 (2.10%) RDBMS
12 67 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
13 62 (1.63%) Apache Hive
14 56 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 56 (1.47%) Oracle Database
15 49 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
16 45 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
17 43 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
18 37 (0.97%) QlikView
18 37 (0.97%) DB2
Development Applications
1 141 (3.71%) Git (software)
2 94 (2.47%) Selenium
3 90 (2.37%) Jenkins
4 88 (2.31%) JIRA
5 74 (1.95%) Subversion
6 62 (1.63%) NUnit
7 41 (1.08%) WebDriver
8 35 (0.92%) Maven
9 32 (0.84%) Rhino Mocks
10 30 (0.79%) Cucumber
11 29 (0.76%) TeamCity
11 29 (0.76%) Eclipse
11 29 (0.76%) HP UFT
12 28 (0.74%) ReSharper
12 28 (0.74%) PostSharp
12 28 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
12 28 (0.74%) Robot Framework
13 25 (0.66%) Yeoman
13 25 (0.66%) JUnit
14 23 (0.60%) JMeter
General
1 1402 (36.87%) Finance
2 625 (16.43%) Banking
3 501 (13.17%) Retail
4 417 (10.97%) Marketing
5 206 (5.42%) Manufacturing
6 184 (4.84%) Electronics
7 156 (4.10%) Games
8 154 (4.05%) Billing
9 126 (3.31%) Online Betting
10 125 (3.29%) Advertising
11 80 (2.10%) Legal
12 47 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
13 41 (1.08%) Law
14 34 (0.89%) Investment Banking
14 34 (0.89%) Retail Banking
15 30 (0.79%) French Language
16 21 (0.55%) Local Government
17 20 (0.53%) Publishing
18 18 (0.47%) Back Office
19 17 (0.45%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 568 (14.94%) Developer
2 505 (13.28%) Analyst
3 294 (7.73%) Architect
4 281 (7.39%) Consultant
5 276 (7.26%) Project Manager
6 235 (6.18%) Business Analyst
7 213 (5.60%) Network Engineer
8 196 (5.15%) Senior Developer
9 144 (3.79%) Senior Manager
10 128 (3.37%) Java Developer
11 115 (3.02%) Solutions Architect
12 110 (2.89%) Administrator
13 82 (2.16%) Systems Administrator
14 80 (2.10%) Support Engineer
15 72 (1.89%) Technical Support
16 68 (1.79%) Graduate
16 68 (1.79%) 2nd Line Support
17 66 (1.74%) Senior Analyst
18 65 (1.71%) Service Manager
18 65 (1.71%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 316 (8.31%) HTML
2 276 (7.26%) .NET
3 241 (6.34%) CSS
4 237 (6.23%) Web Services
5 196 (5.15%) XML
6 142 (3.73%) ASP.NET
7 130 (3.42%) Spring
8 128 (3.37%) jQuery
9 108 (2.84%) SOAP
10 106 (2.79%) HTML5
11 105 (2.76%) REST
12 89 (2.34%) AngularJS
13 86 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC
14 74 (1.95%) J2EE
15 67 (1.76%) Hibernate
16 63 (1.66%) LINQ
16 63 (1.66%) CSS3
17 61 (1.60%) Java EE
18 59 (1.55%) .NET Framework
19 55 (1.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 383 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
2 328 (8.62%) Data Centre
3 211 (5.55%) Computer Science
4 155 (4.08%) DTV
5 130 (3.42%) Management Information System
6 98 (2.58%) Digital Media
7 97 (2.55%) FMCG
8 95 (2.50%) Blackberry
9 91 (2.39%) IPTV
10 89 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
11 87 (2.29%) User Experience
12 86 (2.26%) Mobile App
13 72 (1.89%) Online Games
14 70 (1.84%) Visualisation
15 66 (1.74%) Over-the-Top Content
16 61 (1.60%) Data Integration
17 49 (1.29%) Statistics
18 47 (1.24%) Client/Server
19 46 (1.21%) Clustering
20 42 (1.10%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 566 (14.88%) Windows
2 447 (11.75%) Linux
3 303 (7.97%) UNIX
4 137 (3.60%) Android
4 137 (3.60%) Apple iOS
5 90 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 64 (1.68%) Windows 7
7 55 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 42 (1.10%) Solaris
9 40 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 37 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 35 (0.92%) Debian
12 34 (0.89%) Windows 8
13 32 (0.84%) CentOS
14 30 (0.79%) Mac OS X
15 27 (0.71%) Windows XP
16 26 (0.68%) Ubuntu
17 17 (0.45%) Windows Phone 8
17 17 (0.45%) Windows Phone
18 10 (0.26%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 912 (23.98%) Agile Software Development
2 498 (13.09%) Project Management
3 417 (10.97%) Scrum
4 382 (10.04%) Business Intelligence
5 309 (8.13%) E-Commerce
6 274 (7.20%) Analytics
7 260 (6.84%) ITIL
8 241 (6.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 231 (6.07%) Programme Management
10 230 (6.05%) CRM
11 222 (5.84%) OO
12 215 (5.65%) TDD
13 206 (5.42%) Software Engineering
14 202 (5.31%) PRINCE2
15 189 (4.97%) SDLC
16 183 (4.81%) Business Development
17 176 (4.63%) Digital Marketing
18 175 (4.60%) Mentoring
19 169 (4.44%) Business Analysis
20 151 (3.97%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 618 (16.25%) SQL
2 496 (13.04%) Java
3 317 (8.34%) JavaScript
4 268 (7.05%) C#
5 190 (5.00%) Python
6 127 (3.34%) C++
7 119 (3.13%) PHP
8 108 (2.84%) Bash Shell
9 95 (2.50%) Perl
10 82 (2.16%) T-SQL
11 77 (2.02%) C
12 69 (1.81%) Ruby
12 69 (1.81%) R
13 63 (1.66%) PL/SQL
14 62 (1.63%) Shell Script
15 49 (1.29%) PowerShell
16 34 (0.89%) VBA
17 31 (0.82%) MATLAB
18 30 (0.79%) Scala
19 26 (0.68%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 506 (13.31%) Degree
2 316 (8.31%) Cisco Certification
3 192 (5.05%) CCNP
4 180 (4.73%) CCNA
5 117 (3.08%) Security Cleared
6 83 (2.18%) SC Cleared
7 81 (2.13%) CCIE
8 56 (1.47%) PMI Certification
9 55 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 53 (1.39%) ISEB
11 43 (1.13%) PMP
12 40 (1.05%) CCDP
13 38 (1.00%) CISSP
13 38 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 35 (0.92%) MCSE
15 27 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 25 (0.66%) JNCIS
16 25 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
17 24 (0.63%) JNCIP
18 22 (0.58%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 164 (4.31%) QA
2 137 (3.60%) SLA
3 41 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (0.95%) HL7
5 25 (0.66%) PCI DSS
6 22 (0.58%) Data Quality
7 14 (0.37%) ISO 9001
8 11 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (0.21%) PMBOK
10 5 (0.13%) ISO 14001
10 5 (0.13%) COBIT
11 3 (0.079%) GPG13
11 3 (0.079%) GAAP
11 3 (0.079%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.053%) BS7799
13 1 (0.026%) GMP
13 1 (0.026%) Basel II
13 1 (0.026%) P3O
13 1 (0.026%) Solvency II
System Software
1 180 (4.73%) Active Directory
2 139 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (0.97%) Hyper-V
4 30 (0.79%) XenApp
5 26 (0.68%) VirtualBox
6 23 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (0.39%) KVM
8 13 (0.34%) Xen
9 9 (0.24%) vSphere
9 9 (0.24%) XenServer
9 9 (0.24%) NFS
10 8 (0.21%) vCloud
11 7 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
12 5 (0.13%) Firmware
12 5 (0.13%) XenDesktop
12 5 (0.13%) iptables
13 4 (0.11%) HDFS
14 3 (0.079%) Squid
14 3 (0.079%) GlusterFS
14 3 (0.079%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 77 (2.02%) Puppet
2 60 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (1.26%) Ansible
4 28 (0.74%) Vagrant
5 24 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
5 24 (0.63%) Nagios
6 17 (0.45%) SCCM
6 17 (0.45%) SolarWinds Orion
7 16 (0.42%) Cacti
7 16 (0.42%) OpenView
8 15 (0.39%) Opsview
9 14 (0.37%) OPNET
9 14 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 13 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
10 13 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 12 (0.32%) yum
12 10 (0.26%) WSUS
13 7 (0.18%) ServiceCenter
13 7 (0.18%) Salt
14 6 (0.16%) Graphite
Vendors
1 460 (12.10%) Microsoft
2 455 (11.96%) Cisco
3 327 (8.60%) Oracle
4 213 (5.60%) SAP
5 195 (5.13%) VMware
6 155 (4.08%) Juniper
7 104 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
8 88 (2.31%) HP
9 74 (1.95%) Citrix
10 73 (1.92%) Avaya
10 73 (1.92%) IBM
11 71 (1.87%) Red Hat
12 67 (1.76%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 66 (1.74%) F5
14 59 (1.55%) Apple
15 55 (1.45%) CheckPoint
16 53 (1.39%) Tableau
17 48 (1.26%) Cognos
18 47 (1.24%) BT
19 46 (1.21%) Mitel
London
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus (up to 25%), Pension, Health
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + generous bonus, pension, hols etc
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Scott-Merrick LLP
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £130000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
cespace
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 + DOTE uncapped + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum to £90K + bonus, full bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Empiric Solutions
Salary: Full Expenses
Posted: Yesterday
London
AspireCom
Salary: OTE
Posted: Yesterday
London
ConSol Partners
Salary: From £100,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday