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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 60 69 55
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1709 1597 1955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.19% 3.72% 4.32%
As % of the General category 7.78% 6.98% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1494 1269 1651
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- +7.78%
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
21958 22868 23689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.83% 53.29% 52.31%
Number of salaries quoted 18423 18320 19958
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 £82,500 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +26 451 £55,000 - 84
Brentford +1 30 £100,000 +157.84% 2
Hounslow +8 23 £60,000 +26.31%
Docklands, London +12 14 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Romford 0 12 £73,750 +34.09% 3
Bromley +26 5 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Feltham +1 4 - -
Surbiton -9 4 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Grays - 4 £19,000 -
Chiswick - 4 £37,250 - 1
Croydon +8 3 £50,000 -9.09% 3
South Croydon - 3 £50,000 - 3
West Drayton - 3 £55,000 - 1
Uxbridge -6 2 £41,250 +13.01% 1
Sidcup - 2 £43,750 -
Canary Wharf +13 1 £67,500 +8.00%
Hackney - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 £62,500 - 1
Mitcham - 1 £25,000 -
New Malden - 1 £55,000 -
Hayes - 1 - - 4
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 1199 (32.78%) Finance
2 779 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
3 606 (16.57%) Windows
4 540 (14.76%) Cisco
5 510 (13.94%) Microsoft
6 506 (13.83%) Project Management
7 498 (13.61%) Banking
8 454 (12.41%) SQL
9 449 (12.27%) Java
10 432 (11.81%) Degree
11 409 (11.18%) Retail
12 399 (10.91%) Linux
13 389 (10.63%) Marketing
14 374 (10.22%) SQL Server
15 373 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
16 344 (9.40%) ITIL
17 342 (9.35%) Scrum
18 339 (9.27%) Cisco Certification
19 323 (8.83%) MPLS
20 319 (8.72%) Oracle
21 315 (8.61%) E-Commerce
22 314 (8.58%) Firewall
23 293 (8.01%) LAN
24 281 (7.68%) WAN
25 267 (7.30%) VMware
26 262 (7.16%) VPN
26 262 (7.16%) .NET
27 259 (7.08%) SLA
28 254 (6.94%) C#
29 251 (6.86%) Business Intelligence

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (3.91%) MS Exchange
2 94 (2.57%) SharePoint
3 81 (2.21%) Apache
4 78 (2.13%) CMS
5 72 (1.97%) Lync
6 67 (1.83%) Tomcat
7 64 (1.75%) IIS
8 54 (1.48%) WebSphere
9 52 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
10 51 (1.39%) SAS
11 44 (1.20%) Drupal
12 34 (0.93%) WordPress
12 34 (0.93%) JBoss
12 34 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 30 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
14 25 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
15 24 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
16 23 (0.63%) MQSeries
17 20 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
18 19 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 227 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 177 (4.84%) MS Office
3 48 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 29 (0.79%) MS Project
5 28 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
6 25 (0.68%) Photoshop
7 20 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
8 13 (0.36%) Fireworks
9 12 (0.33%) SPSS
10 4 (0.11%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
10 4 (0.11%) Mingle
11 3 (0.082%) PowerPivot
11 3 (0.082%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.082%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.082%) InDesign
12 1 (0.027%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 98 (2.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 20 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
4 10 (0.27%) Google Analytics
5 9 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
6 7 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.14%) CSG Singleview
8 4 (0.11%) HFM
9 3 (0.082%) Oracle CRM
9 3 (0.082%) JDE OneWorld
10 2 (0.055%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.055%) SAP SD
10 2 (0.055%) SAP MM
10 2 (0.055%) Hyperion Planning
10 2 (0.055%) Oracle EBS R12
10 2 (0.055%) SAP Business ByDesign
11 1 (0.027%) Oracle Assets
11 1 (0.027%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 91 (2.49%) SaaS
2 46 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (1.12%) Office 365
4 37 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (0.52%) IaaS
7 17 (0.46%) PaaS
8 8 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.16%) Google Apps
10 5 (0.14%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (0.082%) Route 53
12 2 (0.055%) GitHub
12 2 (0.055%) IBM SmartCloud
12 2 (0.055%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.027%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 323 (8.83%) MPLS
2 314 (8.58%) Firewall
3 293 (8.01%) LAN
4 281 (7.68%) WAN
5 262 (7.16%) VPN
6 236 (6.45%) VoIP
7 219 (5.99%) Internet
8 217 (5.93%) BGP
9 209 (5.71%) Broadband
10 204 (5.58%) Wireless
11 199 (5.44%) TCP/IP
12 195 (5.33%) DNS
13 134 (3.66%) OSPF
14 119 (3.25%) SAN
15 112 (3.06%) VPLS
16 106 (2.90%) Ethernet
17 102 (2.79%) Network Security
18 101 (2.76%) DHCP
19 97 (2.65%) Unified Communications
20 69 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 374 (10.22%) SQL Server
2 113 (3.09%) MySQL
3 91 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
4 87 (2.38%) Big Data
5 77 (2.10%) Relational Database
6 68 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 59 (1.61%) RDBMS
8 58 (1.59%) Oracle Database
9 50 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 48 (1.31%) Hadoop
11 46 (1.26%) MongoDB
11 46 (1.26%) NoSQL
12 39 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
13 38 (1.04%) DB2
14 27 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 24 (0.66%) Apache Hive
15 24 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
16 21 (0.57%) Data Mining
17 19 (0.52%) QlikView
18 18 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 98 (2.68%) Git (software)
2 91 (2.49%) Subversion
3 74 (2.02%) Selenium
4 58 (1.59%) JIRA
5 57 (1.56%) TeamCity
6 46 (1.26%) WebDriver
7 45 (1.23%) NUnit
8 34 (0.93%) Maven
9 33 (0.90%) Eclipse
10 32 (0.87%) JUnit
11 31 (0.85%) Jenkins
12 30 (0.82%) Cucumber
13 26 (0.71%) Rhino Mocks
14 21 (0.57%) Fiddler
15 20 (0.55%) SpecFlow
16 19 (0.52%) PhpStorm
16 19 (0.52%) NetBeans
17 18 (0.49%) Moq
18 17 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
19 16 (0.44%) PostSharp
General
1 1199 (32.78%) Finance
2 498 (13.61%) Banking
3 409 (11.18%) Retail
4 389 (10.63%) Marketing
5 179 (4.89%) Manufacturing
6 151 (4.13%) Billing
7 124 (3.39%) Games
8 109 (2.98%) Advertising
9 104 (2.84%) Electronics
10 89 (2.43%) Investment Banking
11 79 (2.16%) Law
11 79 (2.16%) Legal
12 71 (1.94%) Online Betting
13 39 (1.07%) Publishing
14 28 (0.77%) Retail Banking
15 25 (0.68%) French Language
16 24 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
17 21 (0.57%) Financial Institution
18 19 (0.52%) German Language
19 17 (0.46%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 500 (13.67%) Developer
2 445 (12.17%) Analyst
3 317 (8.67%) Project Manager
4 314 (8.58%) Architect
5 304 (8.31%) Consultant
6 254 (6.94%) Network Engineer
7 230 (6.29%) Business Analyst
8 145 (3.96%) Senior Developer
9 136 (3.72%) Java Developer
10 109 (2.98%) Solutions Architect
11 108 (2.95%) Support Engineer
12 91 (2.49%) Administrator
13 82 (2.24%) Senior Manager
14 75 (2.05%) .NET Developer
15 69 (1.89%) Technical Manager
16 65 (1.78%) Service Manager
17 63 (1.72%) C# Developer
18 62 (1.69%) Senior Network Engineer
19 60 (1.64%) 2nd Line Support
19 60 (1.64%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (7.16%) .NET
2 207 (5.66%) XML
3 201 (5.49%) HTML
4 181 (4.95%) Web Services
5 172 (4.70%) CSS
6 155 (4.24%) Spring
7 153 (4.18%) ASP.NET
8 124 (3.39%) jQuery
9 106 (2.90%) JSON
10 101 (2.76%) SOAP
11 98 (2.68%) J2EE
12 96 (2.62%) Java EE
13 85 (2.32%) HTML5
13 85 (2.32%) REST
14 81 (2.21%) ASP.NET MVC
15 72 (1.97%) Middleware
16 62 (1.69%) AngularJS
17 61 (1.67%) ActiveMQ
18 60 (1.64%) Hibernate
19 57 (1.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 373 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 149 (4.07%) Computer Science
3 103 (2.82%) DTV
4 101 (2.76%) User Experience
5 88 (2.41%) Management Information System
6 84 (2.30%) Open Source
7 81 (2.21%) Clustering
8 76 (2.08%) Blackberry
9 69 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
10 65 (1.78%) Video Conferencing
11 60 (1.64%) Social Media
12 57 (1.56%) Mobile App
13 55 (1.50%) Online Games
14 54 (1.48%) FMCG
15 48 (1.31%) IPTV
16 45 (1.23%) Statistics
17 38 (1.04%) Client/Server
17 38 (1.04%) Hedge funds
18 37 (1.01%) Replication
19 34 (0.93%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 606 (16.57%) Windows
2 399 (10.91%) Linux
3 210 (5.74%) UNIX
4 152 (4.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 110 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 94 (2.57%) Solaris
7 87 (2.38%) Android
8 83 (2.27%) Apple iOS
9 77 (2.10%) Windows 7
9 77 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
10 49 (1.34%) AIX
11 45 (1.23%) Windows XP
12 42 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 40 (1.09%) Windows 8
14 22 (0.60%) CentOS
15 19 (0.52%) Mac OS X
16 17 (0.46%) Debian
17 15 (0.41%) Windows Vista
18 11 (0.30%) Ubuntu
18 11 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 779 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
2 506 (13.83%) Project Management
3 344 (9.40%) ITIL
4 342 (9.35%) Scrum
5 315 (8.61%) E-Commerce
6 251 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
7 245 (6.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 236 (6.45%) CRM
9 232 (6.34%) Programme Management
10 203 (5.55%) PRINCE2
11 198 (5.41%) Waterfall
12 194 (5.30%) OO
13 192 (5.25%) TDD
14 184 (5.03%) MVC
15 176 (4.81%) Service Management
16 173 (4.73%) Service Delivery
17 169 (4.62%) Mentoring
18 161 (4.40%) Analytics
19 155 (4.24%) Software Engineering
20 152 (4.16%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 454 (12.41%) SQL
2 449 (12.27%) Java
3 254 (6.94%) C#
4 217 (5.93%) JavaScript
5 143 (3.91%) C++
6 124 (3.39%) Python
7 101 (2.76%) C
8 84 (2.30%) PHP
9 56 (1.53%) T-SQL
10 48 (1.31%) Perl
11 43 (1.18%) Bash Shell
12 42 (1.15%) Ruby
13 38 (1.04%) Scala
14 37 (1.01%) PL/SQL
15 28 (0.77%) PowerShell
16 27 (0.74%) VB
17 26 (0.71%) Shell Script
18 24 (0.66%) Objective-C
19 21 (0.57%) XPath
20 17 (0.46%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 432 (11.81%) Degree
2 339 (9.27%) Cisco Certification
3 230 (6.29%) CCNP
4 171 (4.67%) CCNA
5 93 (2.54%) ISEB
6 87 (2.38%) Security Cleared
7 65 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 65 (1.78%) SC Cleared
8 64 (1.75%) CCIE
9 56 (1.53%) PMI Certification
10 55 (1.50%) CCDP
11 47 (1.28%) PMP
12 46 (1.26%) CCDA
13 42 (1.15%) CCIP
14 41 (1.12%) MCSE
15 31 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
16 30 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 28 (0.77%) ISTQB
18 24 (0.66%) CISSP
19 23 (0.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 259 (7.08%) SLA
2 133 (3.64%) QA
3 31 (0.85%) PCI DSS
4 22 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (0.33%) GPG13
7 5 (0.14%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.11%) COBIT
8 4 (0.11%) GAAP
9 3 (0.082%) FINREP
9 3 (0.082%) COSO
10 1 (0.027%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.027%) BS15000
10 1 (0.027%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.027%) Basel II
System Software
1 219 (5.99%) Active Directory
2 198 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (1.45%) Hyper-V
4 40 (1.09%) vSphere
5 36 (0.98%) XenApp
6 25 (0.68%) NFS
7 20 (0.55%) XenDesktop
8 19 (0.52%) VMware ESX
9 15 (0.41%) MetaFrame
10 12 (0.33%) Squid
11 11 (0.30%) Xen
12 10 (0.27%) HDFS
13 9 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (0.25%) VMware Server
14 8 (0.22%) Terminal Services
15 7 (0.19%) KVM
16 6 (0.16%) VirtualBox
17 5 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 5 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
18 4 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 52 (1.42%) Cisco CUCM
2 34 (0.93%) Nagios
3 33 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
4 30 (0.82%) SCCM
5 26 (0.71%) OpenView
6 22 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 19 (0.52%) NetBackup
8 16 (0.44%) WSUS
9 15 (0.41%) logstash
10 14 (0.38%) FortiGate
11 12 (0.33%) SCOM
12 11 (0.30%) Tivoli
12 11 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
12 11 (0.30%) Cisco UCCX
12 11 (0.30%) Opsview
13 10 (0.27%) Cisco Prime
13 10 (0.27%) Puppet
14 9 (0.25%) Cacti
15 8 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 7 (0.19%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 540 (14.76%) Cisco
2 510 (13.94%) Microsoft
3 319 (8.72%) Oracle
4 267 (7.30%) VMware
5 162 (4.43%) Juniper
6 160 (4.37%) SAP
7 117 (3.20%) IBM
8 97 (2.65%) HP
9 94 (2.57%) CheckPoint
10 92 (2.52%) Citrix
10 92 (2.52%) Avaya
11 89 (2.43%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 82 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
13 78 (2.13%) Red Hat
14 76 (2.08%) NetApp
15 59 (1.61%) Ericsson
16 58 (1.59%) F5
17 56 (1.53%) TIBCO
18 55 (1.50%) Apple
19 52 (1.42%) EMC
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + 20% Shift Allow + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 17 hours ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £53000 - £60000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Sytel Reply
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Sytel Reply
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 25 days, Healthcare
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum + EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Groveland
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum + Generous Bonus
Posted: Yesterday