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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 58 79 56
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -23
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1884 1592 2070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.28% 3.53% 4.35%
As % of the General category 8.06% 6.67% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1658 1303 1700
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
23383 23858 25029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.18% 52.89% 52.65%
Number of salaries quoted 19589 19205 21239
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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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 +59 560 £55,000 +4.76% 75
Hounslow +3 30 £58,500 -16.42% 1
Brentford 0 19 £125,000 +92.30%
Docklands, London +4 18 £52,500 +41.89%
Uxbridge +4 9 £40,000 +6.66%
Romford 0 9 £82,500 +50.00% 2
Croydon +8 5 £48,750 -18.75%
Feltham 0 5 - -
Grays - 4 £19,000 -
Sidcup - 4 £43,750 -
Canary Wharf +24 3 £67,500 +8.00%
Surbiton -9 3 £55,000 +69.23%
Paddington - 3 - -
Bromley +16 2 £37,000 +5.71% 1
Hammersmith -19 2 £66,250 +32.50%
Chiswick - 2 £45,000 -
Orpington - 2 £29,000 -
South Croydon - 2 £48,750 -
Hackney - 2 - -
Hayes - 2 £42,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames -9 1 £32,500 - 1
Mitcham - 1 £25,000 -
New Malden - 1 £55,000 -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 1218 (32.35%) Finance
2 770 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
3 605 (16.07%) Windows
4 548 (14.56%) Cisco
5 523 (13.89%) Project Management
6 493 (13.09%) Banking
7 484 (12.86%) Microsoft
8 482 (12.80%) Java
9 468 (12.43%) SQL
10 457 (12.14%) Degree
11 423 (11.24%) Linux
12 400 (10.62%) Marketing
13 397 (10.54%) Retail
14 377 (10.01%) SQL Server
15 374 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
16 357 (9.48%) Oracle
17 343 (9.11%) ITIL
18 336 (8.92%) Scrum
19 335 (8.90%) Cisco Certification
20 331 (8.79%) MPLS
21 316 (8.39%) Firewall
22 315 (8.37%) E-Commerce
23 285 (7.57%) LAN
23 285 (7.57%) .NET
24 277 (7.36%) CRM
25 270 (7.17%) WAN
26 260 (6.91%) VoIP
27 258 (6.85%) C#
28 252 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
29 251 (6.67%) VPN

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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
1 133 (3.53%) MS Exchange
2 89 (2.36%) SharePoint
3 80 (2.12%) Apache
4 79 (2.10%) CMS
5 71 (1.89%) Tomcat
6 64 (1.70%) WebSphere
7 63 (1.67%) IIS
8 61 (1.62%) Lync
9 49 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
10 45 (1.20%) SAS
11 39 (1.04%) JBoss
12 36 (0.96%) Drupal
13 31 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 31 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
14 30 (0.80%) WordPress
15 26 (0.69%) MQSeries
16 22 (0.58%) WebLogic
17 20 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
18 19 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
18 19 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 220 (5.84%) MS Excel
2 170 (4.52%) MS Office
3 45 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 33 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 28 (0.74%) MS Project
6 21 (0.56%) Photoshop
7 19 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
8 15 (0.40%) SPSS
9 13 (0.35%) Fireworks
10 4 (0.11%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.11%) InDesign
10 4 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
10 4 (0.11%) Mingle
10 4 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.080%) PowerPivot
12 2 (0.053%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 97 (2.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 18 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
4 12 (0.32%) Google Analytics
5 11 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
8 6 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (0.13%) CSG Singleview
10 3 (0.080%) Oracle CRM
10 3 (0.080%) JDE OneWorld
10 3 (0.080%) SAP MDM
10 3 (0.080%) HFM
11 2 (0.053%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (0.053%) SAP InfiniteInsight
11 2 (0.053%) SAP Business ByDesign
12 1 (0.027%) Oracle Assets
12 1 (0.027%) Hyperion Planning
12 1 (0.027%) Oracle EBS R12
12 1 (0.027%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 99 (2.63%) SaaS
2 56 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
3 44 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (0.96%) Office 365
5 26 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (0.50%) PaaS
7 18 (0.48%) IaaS
8 6 (0.16%) Force.com
9 4 (0.11%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.11%) AWS Data Pipeline
10 3 (0.080%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.053%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.053%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.053%) GitHub
11 2 (0.053%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.053%) IBM SmartCloud
12 1 (0.027%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 331 (8.79%) MPLS
2 316 (8.39%) Firewall
3 285 (7.57%) LAN
4 270 (7.17%) WAN
5 260 (6.91%) VoIP
6 251 (6.67%) VPN
7 220 (5.84%) Internet
8 219 (5.82%) BGP
9 204 (5.42%) Broadband
10 185 (4.91%) Wireless
11 182 (4.83%) TCP/IP
12 172 (4.57%) DNS
13 151 (4.01%) OSPF
14 134 (3.56%) VPLS
15 109 (2.90%) SAN
16 94 (2.50%) Unified Communications
17 90 (2.39%) Network Security
17 90 (2.39%) DHCP
18 84 (2.23%) Ethernet
19 74 (1.97%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 377 (10.01%) SQL Server
2 126 (3.35%) MySQL
3 92 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 85 (2.26%) Big Data
5 83 (2.20%) Oracle Database
6 80 (2.12%) Relational Database
7 65 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 62 (1.65%) RDBMS
9 46 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 44 (1.17%) DB2
11 43 (1.14%) Hadoop
12 40 (1.06%) NoSQL
13 36 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
14 35 (0.93%) MongoDB
15 29 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 22 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
17 21 (0.56%) Data Mining
18 20 (0.53%) QlikView
18 20 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
19 15 (0.40%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 93 (2.47%) Subversion
2 89 (2.36%) Git (software)
3 77 (2.05%) JIRA
4 75 (1.99%) Selenium
5 62 (1.65%) TeamCity
6 43 (1.14%) NUnit
7 40 (1.06%) WebDriver
8 32 (0.85%) JUnit
9 31 (0.82%) Maven
10 30 (0.80%) Eclipse
11 29 (0.77%) Jenkins
12 27 (0.72%) Cucumber
13 26 (0.69%) Rhino Mocks
14 23 (0.61%) SpecFlow
15 17 (0.45%) Moq
15 17 (0.45%) Octopus Deploy
15 17 (0.45%) Fiddler
15 17 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
16 16 (0.42%) ReSharper
16 16 (0.42%) NetBeans
General
1 1218 (32.35%) Finance
2 493 (13.09%) Banking
3 400 (10.62%) Marketing
4 397 (10.54%) Retail
5 194 (5.15%) Billing
6 168 (4.46%) Manufacturing
7 115 (3.05%) Games
8 109 (2.90%) Advertising
9 105 (2.79%) Electronics
10 83 (2.20%) Investment Banking
11 73 (1.94%) Legal
12 69 (1.83%) Law
13 50 (1.33%) Online Betting
14 39 (1.04%) Publishing
15 31 (0.82%) French Language
16 25 (0.66%) Financial Institution
16 25 (0.66%) Front Office
17 24 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
17 24 (0.64%) German Language
18 20 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 513 (13.63%) Developer
2 444 (11.79%) Analyst
3 315 (8.37%) Architect
4 308 (8.18%) Consultant
5 298 (7.92%) Project Manager
6 268 (7.12%) Network Engineer
7 233 (6.19%) Business Analyst
8 137 (3.64%) Senior Developer
9 130 (3.45%) Java Developer
10 107 (2.84%) Solutions Architect
11 97 (2.58%) Support Engineer
12 95 (2.52%) Administrator
13 78 (2.07%) Technical Manager
14 75 (1.99%) Senior Manager
15 71 (1.89%) C# Developer
16 68 (1.81%) .NET Developer
17 63 (1.67%) Senior Analyst
17 63 (1.67%) Senior Network Engineer
18 60 (1.59%) Service Manager
19 57 (1.51%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (7.57%) .NET
2 186 (4.94%) XML
3 181 (4.81%) Web Services
3 181 (4.81%) HTML
4 155 (4.12%) CSS
5 148 (3.93%) ASP.NET
6 143 (3.80%) Spring
7 115 (3.05%) jQuery
8 101 (2.68%) JSON
9 99 (2.63%) Java EE
10 98 (2.60%) J2EE
11 92 (2.44%) REST
12 89 (2.36%) SOAP
13 76 (2.02%) HTML5
14 73 (1.94%) ASP.NET MVC
15 72 (1.91%) Middleware
16 60 (1.59%) AngularJS
17 58 (1.54%) JSP
18 53 (1.41%) WPF
18 53 (1.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 374 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
2 164 (4.36%) Computer Science
3 110 (2.92%) Management Information System
4 106 (2.82%) DTV
5 105 (2.79%) User Experience
6 90 (2.39%) Open Source
7 88 (2.34%) Clustering
8 81 (2.15%) Blackberry
9 73 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
10 72 (1.91%) Mobile App
11 62 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
12 57 (1.51%) Social Media
13 51 (1.35%) Online Games
14 50 (1.33%) Client/Server
15 46 (1.22%) FMCG
16 45 (1.20%) IPTV
17 42 (1.12%) iPhone
18 41 (1.09%) Algorithms
19 40 (1.06%) Replication
20 39 (1.04%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 605 (16.07%) Windows
2 423 (11.24%) Linux
3 243 (6.45%) UNIX
4 145 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 106 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 97 (2.58%) Solaris
7 86 (2.28%) Android
8 83 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 79 (2.10%) Apple iOS
10 74 (1.97%) Windows 7
11 55 (1.46%) AIX
12 44 (1.17%) Windows XP
13 37 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 34 (0.90%) Windows 8
15 18 (0.48%) CentOS
16 17 (0.45%) Ubuntu
17 16 (0.42%) Debian
18 12 (0.32%) Mac OS X
18 12 (0.32%) Mac OS
19 11 (0.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 770 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
2 523 (13.89%) Project Management
3 343 (9.11%) ITIL
4 336 (8.92%) Scrum
5 315 (8.37%) E-Commerce
6 277 (7.36%) CRM
7 252 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
8 229 (6.08%) Programme Management
9 227 (6.03%) Stakeholder Management
10 209 (5.55%) Waterfall
11 193 (5.13%) OO
12 191 (5.07%) Service Delivery
13 187 (4.97%) PRINCE2
14 186 (4.94%) TDD
15 181 (4.81%) Service Management
16 170 (4.52%) MVC
17 159 (4.22%) Software Engineering
18 157 (4.17%) Analytics
19 156 (4.14%) SOA
19 156 (4.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 482 (12.80%) Java
2 468 (12.43%) SQL
3 258 (6.85%) C#
4 196 (5.21%) JavaScript
5 153 (4.06%) C++
6 132 (3.51%) Python
7 126 (3.35%) C
8 89 (2.36%) PHP
9 57 (1.51%) T-SQL
10 50 (1.33%) Perl
11 48 (1.27%) Ruby
12 40 (1.06%) Bash Shell
13 39 (1.04%) Shell Script
14 34 (0.90%) VB
15 33 (0.88%) PL/SQL
16 32 (0.85%) Scala
17 28 (0.74%) Objective-C
18 26 (0.69%) PowerShell
19 23 (0.61%) XPath
20 18 (0.48%) R
Qualifications
1 457 (12.14%) Degree
2 335 (8.90%) Cisco Certification
3 244 (6.48%) CCNP
4 162 (4.30%) CCNA
5 115 (3.05%) ISEB
6 88 (2.34%) Security Cleared
7 66 (1.75%) CCIE
7 66 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 61 (1.62%) SC Cleared
9 53 (1.41%) PMI Certification
9 53 (1.41%) CCDP
10 43 (1.14%) PMP
11 40 (1.06%) MCSE
12 39 (1.04%) CCDA
13 38 (1.01%) CCIP
14 34 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 34 (0.90%) ISTQB
15 33 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
16 26 (0.69%) CISSP
17 25 (0.66%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 237 (6.29%) SLA
2 142 (3.77%) QA
3 31 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (0.69%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.21%) COBIT
6 8 (0.21%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.21%) GPG13
7 4 (0.11%) GAAP
7 4 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.080%) COSO
9 2 (0.053%) HL7
9 2 (0.053%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.027%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.027%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.027%) Basel II
10 1 (0.027%) BS15000
System Software
1 206 (5.47%) Active Directory
2 183 (4.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (1.33%) Hyper-V
4 38 (1.01%) XenApp
5 37 (0.98%) vSphere
6 22 (0.58%) NFS
7 19 (0.50%) XenDesktop
8 16 (0.42%) MetaFrame
9 15 (0.40%) VMware ESX
10 10 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (0.24%) Squid
12 8 (0.21%) Xen
12 8 (0.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 8 (0.21%) VMware Server
12 8 (0.21%) HDFS
13 7 (0.19%) Kamailio
14 6 (0.16%) Terminal Services
15 5 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
16 4 (0.11%) XenServer
17 3 (0.080%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 52 (1.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 45 (1.20%) Nagios
3 38 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
4 35 (0.93%) SCCM
5 23 (0.61%) OpenView
6 20 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 18 (0.48%) Puppet
7 18 (0.48%) Opsview
8 17 (0.45%) NetBackup
9 15 (0.40%) WSUS
9 15 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (0.37%) logstash
11 13 (0.35%) Ansible
11 13 (0.35%) FortiGate
12 11 (0.29%) SCOM
12 11 (0.29%) Tivoli
13 10 (0.27%) Cisco UCCX
13 10 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
14 9 (0.24%) Backup Exec
14 9 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 548 (14.56%) Cisco
2 484 (12.86%) Microsoft
3 357 (9.48%) Oracle
4 239 (6.35%) VMware
5 175 (4.65%) SAP
6 173 (4.59%) Juniper
7 124 (3.29%) IBM
8 103 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
9 100 (2.66%) Avaya
10 98 (2.60%) CheckPoint
11 97 (2.58%) HP
12 94 (2.50%) Citrix
13 92 (2.44%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 78 (2.07%) NetApp
15 73 (1.94%) TIBCO
16 68 (1.81%) Red Hat
17 67 (1.78%) Ericsson
18 57 (1.51%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
19 53 (1.41%) F5
19 53 (1.41%) ATG
Bromley, Kent
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Skye Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum with company benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: Negotiable Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwood, Middlesex
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Vodafone Group
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Imperative People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Pvt Medical, 25 days AL
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Exponential-e
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £47000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £81 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago