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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 60 62 63
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1759 1765 1800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.18% 4.10% 4.08%
As % of the General category 7.73% 7.58% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1479 1421 1439
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £83,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
22759 23292 23335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.08% 54.12% 52.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18914 18584 19468
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 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +15 445 £55,000 -4.34% 79
Brentford +1 44 £90,000 +132.06% 6
Hounslow +11 11 £40,500 +62.00%
Docklands, London +4 7 £52,500 -4.54%
West Drayton - 6 £55,000 - 1
Bromley +14 5 £55,000 +4.76%
Hayes +8 5 £30,000 -33.33%
Romford -1 5 £62,500 -
Chiswick - 5 £42,500 - 1
Croydon +9 4 £35,500 -29.00% 1
Grays - 4 £19,000 -
Surbiton -2 3 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Uxbridge -6 2 £33,250 -14.74% 1
South Croydon - 2 £48,750 - 1
Mayfair - 2 £45,000 -
Paddington -1 1 £50,000 -
Ealing - 1 £62,500 -
Sidcup - 1 £43,750 - 1
Mitcham - 1 £25,000 -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1203 (32.71%) Finance
2 794 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
3 591 (16.07%) Windows
4 541 (14.71%) Cisco
5 505 (13.73%) Banking
6 502 (13.65%) Project Management
7 492 (13.38%) Microsoft
8 490 (13.32%) SQL
9 462 (12.56%) Java
10 439 (11.94%) Degree
11 416 (11.31%) Retail
12 394 (10.71%) Linux
13 378 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
14 369 (10.03%) Marketing
15 356 (9.68%) SQL Server
16 354 (9.62%) Scrum
17 334 (9.08%) Cisco Certification
18 327 (8.89%) ITIL
19 320 (8.70%) MPLS
20 303 (8.24%) E-Commerce
21 302 (8.21%) Firewall
22 299 (8.13%) Oracle
23 294 (7.99%) LAN
24 279 (7.59%) WAN
25 275 (7.48%) VPN
26 258 (7.01%) Stakeholder Management
27 257 (6.99%) VoIP
28 254 (6.91%) MS Excel
29 252 (6.85%) SLA
30 250 (6.80%) Business Intelligence

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 144 (3.92%) MS Exchange
2 90 (2.45%) SharePoint
3 78 (2.12%) Lync
4 74 (2.01%) Apache
5 67 (1.82%) CMS
6 59 (1.60%) IIS
7 58 (1.58%) Tomcat
8 55 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 53 (1.44%) SAS
10 47 (1.28%) WebSphere
11 45 (1.22%) Drupal
12 36 (0.98%) JBoss
13 33 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 33 (0.90%) WordPress
14 28 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
15 26 (0.71%) Apache Pig
16 25 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
16 25 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
17 20 (0.54%) WebLogic
17 20 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 254 (6.91%) MS Excel
2 190 (5.17%) MS Office
3 41 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 33 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 28 (0.76%) MS Project
6 24 (0.65%) Photoshop
7 19 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
8 13 (0.35%) Fireworks
8 13 (0.35%) SPSS
9 8 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
11 4 (0.11%) AutoCAD
12 3 (0.082%) PowerPivot
13 2 (0.054%) InDesign
13 2 (0.054%) Mingle
14 1 (0.027%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.027%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 1 (0.027%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 100 (2.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 22 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.38%) Google Analytics
4 9 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
4 9 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.11%) CSG Singleview
6 4 (0.11%) HFM
6 4 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.082%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.054%) SAP MDM
8 2 (0.054%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.054%) SAP MM
8 2 (0.054%) JDE OneWorld
8 2 (0.054%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.054%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.054%) SAP FI-CA
8 2 (0.054%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (0.054%) SAP PSCD
8 2 (0.054%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 81 (2.20%) SaaS
2 47 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (0.98%) Office 365
4 28 (0.76%) IaaS
5 26 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (0.52%) PaaS
7 14 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (0.30%) Amazon S3
9 9 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
10 6 (0.16%) Google Apps
11 5 (0.14%) Force.com
11 5 (0.14%) Route 53
12 2 (0.054%) IBM SmartCloud
12 2 (0.054%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.027%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 320 (8.70%) MPLS
2 302 (8.21%) Firewall
3 294 (7.99%) LAN
4 279 (7.59%) WAN
5 275 (7.48%) VPN
6 257 (6.99%) VoIP
7 234 (6.36%) Internet
8 225 (6.12%) Wireless
9 219 (5.95%) BGP
10 217 (5.90%) Broadband
11 215 (5.85%) TCP/IP
12 202 (5.49%) DNS
13 136 (3.70%) OSPF
14 116 (3.15%) Ethernet
15 114 (3.10%) VPLS
16 108 (2.94%) Unified Communications
17 106 (2.88%) Network Security
17 106 (2.88%) SAN
18 97 (2.64%) DHCP
19 74 (2.01%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 356 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 118 (3.21%) MySQL
3 101 (2.75%) Big Data
4 92 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 84 (2.28%) Relational Database
6 76 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 69 (1.88%) Hadoop
8 67 (1.82%) RDBMS
9 56 (1.52%) Oracle Database
10 55 (1.50%) NoSQL
10 55 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 53 (1.44%) MongoDB
12 45 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
13 34 (0.92%) Apache Hive
14 31 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 25 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
15 25 (0.68%) QlikView
15 25 (0.68%) Data Mining
15 25 (0.68%) DB2
16 17 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 117 (3.18%) Git (software)
2 101 (2.75%) Subversion
3 74 (2.01%) Selenium
4 58 (1.58%) JIRA
5 57 (1.55%) TeamCity
6 52 (1.41%) NUnit
7 44 (1.20%) WebDriver
8 39 (1.06%) Jenkins
9 36 (0.98%) JUnit
10 34 (0.92%) Eclipse
11 33 (0.90%) Maven
12 31 (0.84%) Cucumber
13 28 (0.76%) Fiddler
14 27 (0.73%) Rhino Mocks
15 24 (0.65%) Moq
16 22 (0.60%) PostSharp
16 22 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
16 22 (0.60%) ReSharper
17 20 (0.54%) NetBeans
17 20 (0.54%) PhpStorm
General
1 1203 (32.71%) Finance
2 505 (13.73%) Banking
3 416 (11.31%) Retail
4 369 (10.03%) Marketing
5 180 (4.89%) Manufacturing
6 137 (3.72%) Games
7 132 (3.59%) Billing
8 118 (3.21%) Electronics
9 113 (3.07%) Advertising
10 84 (2.28%) Law
10 84 (2.28%) Online Betting
11 79 (2.15%) Investment Banking
12 76 (2.07%) Legal
13 36 (0.98%) Publishing
14 35 (0.95%) Retail Banking
15 27 (0.73%) Financial Institution
16 21 (0.57%) French Language
17 20 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
18 15 (0.41%) Front Office
18 15 (0.41%) German Language
Job Titles
1 522 (14.19%) Developer
2 445 (12.10%) Analyst
3 335 (9.11%) Architect
4 307 (8.35%) Consultant
5 297 (8.08%) Project Manager
6 238 (6.47%) Network Engineer
7 224 (6.09%) Business Analyst
8 159 (4.32%) Senior Developer
9 146 (3.97%) Java Developer
10 118 (3.21%) Solutions Architect
11 109 (2.96%) Support Engineer
12 90 (2.45%) Administrator
13 84 (2.28%) .NET Developer
14 78 (2.12%) Senior Manager
15 68 (1.85%) Service Manager
15 68 (1.85%) Technical Manager
16 66 (1.79%) 2nd Line Support
17 64 (1.74%) Technical Support
18 61 (1.66%) Software Engineer
19 59 (1.60%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (6.53%) .NET
2 222 (6.04%) XML
3 219 (5.95%) HTML
4 210 (5.71%) Web Services
5 192 (5.22%) CSS
6 156 (4.24%) Spring
7 151 (4.11%) ASP.NET
8 130 (3.53%) jQuery
9 109 (2.96%) SOAP
10 103 (2.80%) JSON
11 102 (2.77%) J2EE
12 96 (2.61%) Java EE
13 90 (2.45%) ASP.NET MVC
13 90 (2.45%) HTML5
14 77 (2.09%) REST
15 67 (1.82%) AngularJS
16 66 (1.79%) Middleware
17 65 (1.77%) Hibernate
17 65 (1.77%) ActiveMQ
18 63 (1.71%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 378 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
2 160 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 105 (2.85%) DTV
4 101 (2.75%) User Experience
5 92 (2.50%) Open Source
6 83 (2.26%) Management Information System
7 78 (2.12%) Blackberry
8 76 (2.07%) IPTV
9 69 (1.88%) Clustering
9 69 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
10 64 (1.74%) Mobile App
10 64 (1.74%) FMCG
11 63 (1.71%) Social Media
12 61 (1.66%) Video Conferencing
13 60 (1.63%) Online Games
14 47 (1.28%) Hedge funds
15 45 (1.22%) Statistics
16 40 (1.09%) Client/Server
17 37 (1.01%) Mathematics
17 37 (1.01%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 591 (16.07%) Windows
2 394 (10.71%) Linux
3 210 (5.71%) UNIX
4 145 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 100 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 88 (2.39%) Apple iOS
7 87 (2.37%) Android
8 78 (2.12%) Windows 7
9 77 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 73 (1.98%) Solaris
11 47 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 45 (1.22%) Windows XP
13 42 (1.14%) Windows 8
14 28 (0.76%) AIX
15 24 (0.65%) CentOS
16 23 (0.63%) Mac OS X
17 16 (0.44%) Debian
18 15 (0.41%) Windows Vista
19 11 (0.30%) Ubuntu
19 11 (0.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 794 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
2 502 (13.65%) Project Management
3 354 (9.62%) Scrum
4 327 (8.89%) ITIL
5 303 (8.24%) E-Commerce
6 258 (7.01%) Stakeholder Management
7 250 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
8 226 (6.14%) CRM
9 217 (5.90%) TDD
10 211 (5.74%) Programme Management
11 208 (5.66%) OO
12 196 (5.33%) PRINCE2
13 192 (5.22%) MVC
14 188 (5.11%) Waterfall
15 177 (4.81%) Service Delivery
16 176 (4.79%) Analytics
17 169 (4.59%) Mentoring
18 155 (4.21%) Network Design
19 152 (4.13%) Business Analysis
20 151 (4.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 490 (13.32%) SQL
2 462 (12.56%) Java
3 242 (6.58%) JavaScript
4 240 (6.53%) C#
5 144 (3.92%) C++
6 139 (3.78%) Python
7 85 (2.31%) PHP
8 79 (2.15%) C
9 66 (1.79%) T-SQL
10 56 (1.52%) Perl
10 56 (1.52%) Bash Shell
11 41 (1.11%) Scala
12 40 (1.09%) Ruby
13 38 (1.03%) PL/SQL
14 35 (0.95%) PowerShell
15 34 (0.92%) Shell Script
16 23 (0.63%) VB
17 21 (0.57%) Objective-C
18 18 (0.49%) XPath
18 18 (0.49%) R
Qualifications
1 439 (11.94%) Degree
2 334 (9.08%) Cisco Certification
3 221 (6.01%) CCNP
4 180 (4.89%) CCNA
5 87 (2.37%) ISEB
6 76 (2.07%) Security Cleared
7 67 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 57 (1.55%) CCIE
9 55 (1.50%) SC Cleared
10 53 (1.44%) PMI Certification
11 52 (1.41%) CCDP
12 44 (1.20%) PMP
13 43 (1.17%) CCDA
13 43 (1.17%) MCSE
14 36 (0.98%) CCIP
14 36 (0.98%) VCP4
15 32 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 30 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
17 27 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 26 (0.71%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 252 (6.85%) SLA
2 136 (3.70%) QA
3 28 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 24 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (0.33%) GPG13
7 8 (0.22%) HL7
8 6 (0.16%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.14%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.11%) ISO 9000
10 4 (0.11%) GAAP
11 3 (0.082%) FINREP
11 3 (0.082%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.082%) COSO
12 2 (0.054%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.054%) Basel II
13 1 (0.027%) BS15000
13 1 (0.027%) COBIT
System Software
1 221 (6.01%) Active Directory
2 176 (4.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (1.44%) Hyper-V
4 37 (1.01%) vSphere
5 35 (0.95%) XenApp
6 24 (0.65%) NFS
7 18 (0.49%) VMware ESX
8 16 (0.44%) XenDesktop
9 14 (0.38%) MetaFrame
10 12 (0.33%) Squid
11 11 (0.30%) HDFS
12 10 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (0.27%) VirtualBox
12 10 (0.27%) Xen
13 8 (0.22%) Terminal Services
14 7 (0.19%) KVM
14 7 (0.19%) VMware Server
15 6 (0.16%) Firmware
16 5 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
16 5 (0.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 49 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 30 (0.82%) Nagios
2 30 (0.82%) SCCM
3 25 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
4 23 (0.63%) OpenView
5 17 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 16 (0.44%) Puppet
7 15 (0.41%) logstash
8 14 (0.38%) WSUS
8 14 (0.38%) FortiGate
8 14 (0.38%) NetBackup
9 13 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 13 (0.35%) Cacti
10 12 (0.33%) Cisco UCCX
10 12 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (0.30%) Cisco Prime
12 10 (0.27%) SolarWinds Orion
12 10 (0.27%) SCOM
13 9 (0.24%) Ansible
13 9 (0.24%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 541 (14.71%) Cisco
2 492 (13.38%) Microsoft
3 299 (8.13%) Oracle
4 250 (6.80%) VMware
5 157 (4.27%) SAP
6 144 (3.92%) Juniper
7 99 (2.69%) Avaya
8 93 (2.53%) Citrix
9 90 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
10 89 (2.42%) HP
11 88 (2.39%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 87 (2.37%) IBM
13 81 (2.20%) Red Hat
14 70 (1.90%) CheckPoint
15 63 (1.71%) Apple
16 59 (1.60%) Huawei
17 58 (1.58%) F5
18 57 (1.55%) NetApp
19 53 (1.44%) Ericsson
20 45 (1.22%) TIBCO
London
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Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
NAK Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus + car allowance+ benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car allowance + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sidcup, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £47500.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £23k - 28k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum plus very competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + car + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Avance Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
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Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + 15% bonus + Benefits
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £58000 - £64000 per annum
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