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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 57 57 67
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1822 1993 1690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.26% 4.35% 3.87%
As % of the General category 7.83% 8.07% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1506 1607 1310
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 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
23260 24701 23083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.32% 53.92% 52.90%
Number of salaries quoted 19143 19790 19072
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 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +6 439 £55,000 -4.34% 88
Brentford +3 35 £75,000 +93.38% 1
West Drayton - 13 £55,000 -
Romford +1 9 £62,500 +4.16% 3
Hounslow +14 6 £17,000 -67.30%
Hayes +6 6 £30,000 -33.33%
Chiswick +2 6 £42,500 +88.88% 1
Bromley +17 5 £55,000 -1.78%
Uxbridge -8 4 £24,000 -40.00% 1
Hammersmith -17 4 £45,000 -
Croydon +12 3 £35,500 -16.47% 2
Surbiton -1 3 £55,000 +69.23% 2
Docklands, London +1 2 £65,000 +18.18%
Sidcup 0 2 £46,250 -8.41%
South Croydon - 2 £48,750 -
Mayfair - 2 £45,000 -
Ruislip 0 1 £27,500 -43.58%
Paddington -6 1 £50,000 -
Feltham -7 1 - -
Morden - 1 £30,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £26,500 -
Ealing - 1 £62,500 -
Southwark - 1 £40,000 -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 1268 (34.35%) Finance
2 832 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
3 583 (15.80%) Windows
4 557 (15.09%) Banking
5 535 (14.49%) SQL
6 501 (13.57%) Cisco
7 490 (13.28%) Project Management
8 469 (12.71%) Microsoft
9 462 (12.52%) Java
10 454 (12.30%) Degree
11 429 (11.62%) Retail
12 391 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
13 388 (10.51%) Linux
14 377 (10.21%) Marketing
15 371 (10.05%) Scrum
16 352 (9.54%) SQL Server
17 318 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
18 302 (8.18%) ITIL
19 299 (8.10%) E-Commerce
20 285 (7.72%) Firewall
21 284 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
22 281 (7.61%) MPLS
23 278 (7.53%) MS Excel
24 277 (7.50%) Oracle
25 274 (7.42%) VPN
26 270 (7.32%) JavaScript
27 268 (7.26%) VoIP
28 267 (7.23%) LAN
29 260 (7.04%) HTML
30 259 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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
1 143 (3.87%) MS Exchange
2 84 (2.28%) SharePoint
3 73 (1.98%) Lync
4 68 (1.84%) CMS
5 63 (1.71%) Apache
6 62 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
7 58 (1.57%) SAS
8 52 (1.41%) Tomcat
9 49 (1.33%) IIS
10 46 (1.25%) Drupal
11 45 (1.22%) WebSphere
12 42 (1.14%) JBoss
13 35 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
14 34 (0.92%) Apache Pig
15 30 (0.81%) WordPress
16 29 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 23 (0.62%) Node.js
17 23 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
17 23 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
18 18 (0.49%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 278 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 201 (5.45%) MS Office
3 43 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 35 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 30 (0.81%) Photoshop
6 29 (0.79%) MS Project
7 20 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
8 15 (0.41%) SPSS
9 10 (0.27%) Fireworks
10 9 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.11%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.11%) Acrobat
12 3 (0.081%) OmniGraffle
12 3 (0.081%) PowerPivot
13 2 (0.054%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.054%) InDesign
13 2 (0.054%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.027%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.027%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 106 (2.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 22 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (0.49%) Google Analytics
4 8 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.11%) CSG Singleview
6 4 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.11%) HFM
7 3 (0.081%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.054%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.054%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.054%) SAP MM
8 2 (0.054%) SAP MDM
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
8 2 (0.054%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 70 (1.90%) SaaS
2 45 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
3 33 (0.89%) Office 365
4 29 (0.79%) IaaS
5 23 (0.62%) Amazon S3
6 20 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (0.54%) Amazon EMR
7 17 (0.46%) PaaS
8 12 (0.33%) Route 53
9 8 (0.22%) Force.com
10 7 (0.19%) Google Apps
11 4 (0.11%) GitHub
12 2 (0.054%) IBM SmartCloud
12 2 (0.054%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.027%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.027%) ElastiCache
13 1 (0.027%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.027%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 285 (7.72%) Firewall
2 281 (7.61%) MPLS
3 274 (7.42%) VPN
4 268 (7.26%) VoIP
5 267 (7.23%) LAN
6 246 (6.66%) WAN
7 220 (5.96%) Internet
8 216 (5.85%) Broadband
9 215 (5.82%) Wireless
10 212 (5.74%) TCP/IP
11 204 (5.53%) DNS
12 191 (5.17%) BGP
13 130 (3.52%) OSPF
14 112 (3.03%) Ethernet
15 98 (2.66%) Unified Communications
16 97 (2.63%) SAN
17 96 (2.60%) Network Security
18 95 (2.57%) VPLS
19 94 (2.55%) DHCP
20 67 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 352 (9.54%) SQL Server
2 129 (3.49%) MySQL
3 117 (3.17%) Big Data
4 106 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
5 95 (2.57%) Relational Database
6 81 (2.19%) Hadoop
7 78 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 75 (2.03%) RDBMS
9 70 (1.90%) NoSQL
10 63 (1.71%) MongoDB
11 57 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 51 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
13 43 (1.16%) Apache Hive
14 42 (1.14%) Oracle Database
15 38 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 32 (0.87%) QlikView
16 32 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
17 28 (0.76%) Data Mining
18 27 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
19 26 (0.70%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 135 (3.66%) Git (software)
2 102 (2.76%) Subversion
3 77 (2.09%) Selenium
4 64 (1.73%) JIRA
5 58 (1.57%) Jenkins
6 52 (1.41%) NUnit
7 48 (1.30%) TeamCity
7 48 (1.30%) WebDriver
8 33 (0.89%) Cucumber
9 32 (0.87%) Maven
9 32 (0.87%) Eclipse
10 31 (0.84%) JUnit
11 27 (0.73%) Fiddler
12 26 (0.70%) Rhino Mocks
13 23 (0.62%) Moq
14 21 (0.57%) PostSharp
14 21 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
14 21 (0.57%) Robot Framework
14 21 (0.57%) ReSharper
15 20 (0.54%) Yeoman
General
1 1268 (34.35%) Finance
2 557 (15.09%) Banking
3 429 (11.62%) Retail
4 377 (10.21%) Marketing
5 180 (4.88%) Manufacturing
6 147 (3.98%) Games
7 128 (3.47%) Electronics
8 116 (3.14%) Advertising
9 109 (2.95%) Online Betting
10 101 (2.74%) Billing
11 76 (2.06%) Investment Banking
12 71 (1.92%) Law
13 67 (1.82%) Legal
14 44 (1.19%) Retail Banking
15 38 (1.03%) Publishing
16 31 (0.84%) Financial Institution
17 21 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
18 20 (0.54%) French Language
19 13 (0.35%) Automotive
19 13 (0.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 534 (14.47%) Developer
2 475 (12.87%) Analyst
3 322 (8.72%) Architect
4 295 (7.99%) Project Manager
5 288 (7.80%) Consultant
6 235 (6.37%) Business Analyst
7 229 (6.20%) Network Engineer
8 169 (4.58%) Senior Developer
9 152 (4.12%) Java Developer
10 109 (2.95%) Solutions Architect
11 106 (2.87%) Support Engineer
12 100 (2.71%) Administrator
13 96 (2.60%) Senior Manager
14 75 (2.03%) .NET Developer
15 73 (1.98%) 2nd Line Support
16 70 (1.90%) Technical Support
17 67 (1.82%) Systems Administrator
18 66 (1.79%) Software Engineer
19 65 (1.76%) Service Manager
20 60 (1.63%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (7.04%) HTML
2 237 (6.42%) XML
3 233 (6.31%) .NET
4 226 (6.12%) Web Services
5 213 (5.77%) CSS
6 153 (4.15%) Spring
7 140 (3.79%) ASP.NET
8 128 (3.47%) jQuery
9 108 (2.93%) SOAP
10 101 (2.74%) HTML5
11 95 (2.57%) Java EE
12 93 (2.52%) J2EE
13 88 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 87 (2.36%) JSON
15 85 (2.30%) REST
16 72 (1.95%) AngularJS
17 68 (1.84%) CSS3
18 66 (1.79%) Hibernate
19 63 (1.71%) ActiveMQ
20 60 (1.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 391 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
2 173 (4.69%) Computer Science
3 114 (3.09%) DTV
4 107 (2.90%) User Experience
5 100 (2.71%) Open Source
6 88 (2.38%) Blackberry
7 81 (2.19%) IPTV
8 73 (1.98%) FMCG
9 72 (1.95%) Management Information System
10 70 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
11 67 (1.82%) Mobile App
11 67 (1.82%) Online Games
12 60 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
13 58 (1.57%) Clustering
13 58 (1.57%) Visualisation
14 57 (1.54%) Social Media
15 50 (1.35%) Digital Media
16 49 (1.33%) Over-the-Top Content
17 48 (1.30%) Statistics
18 47 (1.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 583 (15.80%) Windows
2 388 (10.51%) Linux
3 198 (5.36%) UNIX
4 144 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 104 (2.82%) Apple iOS
6 101 (2.74%) Android
7 94 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 81 (2.19%) Windows 7
9 78 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 62 (1.68%) Solaris
11 45 (1.22%) Windows 8
12 44 (1.19%) Windows XP
13 42 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 33 (0.89%) CentOS
15 27 (0.73%) Mac OS X
16 24 (0.65%) Debian
17 17 (0.46%) Ubuntu
18 15 (0.41%) Windows Vista
18 15 (0.41%) AIX
19 12 (0.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 832 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
2 490 (13.28%) Project Management
3 371 (10.05%) Scrum
4 302 (8.18%) ITIL
5 299 (8.10%) E-Commerce
6 284 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 259 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 226 (6.12%) TDD
9 217 (5.88%) OO
10 206 (5.58%) Programme Management
11 205 (5.55%) Analytics
12 204 (5.53%) CRM
13 196 (5.31%) PRINCE2
14 187 (5.07%) MVC
14 187 (5.07%) Waterfall
15 173 (4.69%) Mentoring
16 171 (4.63%) Business Analysis
17 160 (4.33%) Software Engineering
18 151 (4.09%) Service Delivery
19 150 (4.06%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 535 (14.49%) SQL
2 462 (12.52%) Java
3 270 (7.32%) JavaScript
4 241 (6.53%) C#
5 164 (4.44%) Python
6 135 (3.66%) C++
7 109 (2.95%) PHP
8 85 (2.30%) Bash Shell
9 77 (2.09%) Perl
10 73 (1.98%) T-SQL
11 65 (1.76%) C
12 46 (1.25%) PL/SQL
12 46 (1.25%) Ruby
13 45 (1.22%) Shell Script
14 42 (1.14%) Scala
15 37 (1.00%) R
16 36 (0.98%) PowerShell
17 28 (0.76%) VBA
18 21 (0.57%) Clojure
19 20 (0.54%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 454 (12.30%) Degree
2 318 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
3 198 (5.36%) CCNP
4 180 (4.88%) CCNA
5 89 (2.41%) Security Cleared
6 81 (2.19%) ISEB
7 59 (1.60%) SC Cleared
8 57 (1.54%) PMI Certification
9 56 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 54 (1.46%) CCIE
11 50 (1.35%) PMP
12 44 (1.19%) CCDP
13 37 (1.00%) MCSE
14 36 (0.98%) CCDA
15 33 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 30 (0.81%) CCIP
17 29 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
18 24 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 23 (0.62%) CISSP
20 22 (0.60%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 216 (5.85%) SLA
2 155 (4.20%) QA
3 27 (0.73%) PCI DSS
4 19 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (0.38%) HL7
6 12 (0.33%) GPG13
7 11 (0.30%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.22%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.14%) PMBOK
10 4 (0.11%) ISO 9000
10 4 (0.11%) GAAP
11 3 (0.081%) ISO 14001
11 3 (0.081%) FINREP
12 2 (0.054%) COSO
12 2 (0.054%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.054%) Basel II
12 2 (0.054%) AICPA
13 1 (0.027%) BS15000
13 1 (0.027%) P3O
System Software
1 228 (6.18%) Active Directory
2 167 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (1.52%) Hyper-V
4 39 (1.06%) XenApp
5 33 (0.89%) vSphere
6 25 (0.68%) NFS
7 21 (0.57%) VirtualBox
8 17 (0.46%) Xen
9 16 (0.43%) KVM
10 15 (0.41%) VMware ESX
11 12 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (0.33%) Squid
12 11 (0.30%) MetaFrame
12 11 (0.30%) XenServer
13 9 (0.24%) XenDesktop
13 9 (0.24%) Terminal Services
14 7 (0.19%) Firmware
14 7 (0.19%) VMware Server
14 7 (0.19%) HDFS
14 7 (0.19%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 36 (0.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 27 (0.73%) SCCM
3 23 (0.62%) Nagios
4 20 (0.54%) WSUS
4 20 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
4 20 (0.54%) Vagrant
5 19 (0.51%) Puppet
6 18 (0.49%) OpenView
7 15 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (0.38%) FortiGate
8 14 (0.38%) Cisco UCCX
8 14 (0.38%) Cacti
8 14 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 13 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 13 (0.35%) NetBackup
9 13 (0.35%) Ansible
10 12 (0.33%) logstash
10 12 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
11 8 (0.22%) HAProxy
11 8 (0.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 501 (13.57%) Cisco
2 469 (12.71%) Microsoft
3 277 (7.50%) Oracle
4 244 (6.61%) VMware
5 167 (4.52%) SAP
6 127 (3.44%) Juniper
7 97 (2.63%) Avaya
8 94 (2.55%) Citrix
9 89 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
10 87 (2.36%) HP
11 86 (2.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 79 (2.14%) Red Hat
13 69 (1.87%) Apple
14 65 (1.76%) IBM
15 64 (1.73%) Huawei
16 55 (1.49%) CheckPoint
17 53 (1.44%) Ericsson
18 52 (1.41%) NetApp
19 50 (1.35%) F5
20 49 (1.33%) Mitel
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