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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 58 79 55
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -24
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1906 1610 2102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.29% 3.54% 4.39%
As % of the General category 8.08% 6.68% 8.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1672 1310 1722
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £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
23584 24102 25266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.06% 52.96% 52.73%
Number of salaries quoted 19711 19461 21464
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 18 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 18 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 +61 573 £55,000 +4.76% 77
Hounslow +8 30 £57,000 -18.57% 2
Docklands, London +4 20 £51,250 +38.51% 1
Brentford +3 16 £125,000 +92.30%
Uxbridge +4 11 £40,000 +6.66%
Romford -1 9 £82,500 +50.00% 4
Croydon +9 5 £48,750 -18.75%
Feltham 0 5 - -
Sidcup - 4 £43,750 -
Canary Wharf +26 3 £67,500 +8.00%
Surbiton -10 3 £55,000 +69.23%
Grays - 3 £19,000 -
Paddington - 3 - -
Bromley +20 2 £37,000 +111.42%
Hammersmith -21 2 £66,250 +32.50%
Chiswick - 2 £45,000 -
Hackney - 2 - -
Orpington - 2 £29,000 -
South Croydon - 2 £48,750 -
Hayes - 2 £42,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames -12 1 £32,500 - 3
Mitcham - 1 £25,000 -
New Malden - 1 £55,000 -
Beckenham - 1 £30,000 -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 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 1223 (32.29%) Finance
2 778 (20.54%) Agile Software Development
3 603 (15.92%) Windows
4 549 (14.49%) Cisco
5 525 (13.86%) Project Management
6 494 (13.04%) Java
6 494 (13.04%) Banking
7 477 (12.59%) Microsoft
8 473 (12.49%) SQL
9 463 (12.22%) Degree
10 424 (11.19%) Linux
11 403 (10.64%) Marketing
12 399 (10.53%) Retail
13 384 (10.14%) SQL Server
14 373 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
15 366 (9.66%) Oracle
16 342 (9.03%) ITIL
17 339 (8.95%) Cisco Certification
18 336 (8.87%) Scrum
19 334 (8.82%) MPLS
20 318 (8.39%) E-Commerce
21 314 (8.29%) Firewall
22 294 (7.76%) .NET
23 280 (7.39%) CRM
24 278 (7.34%) LAN
25 264 (6.97%) C#
25 264 (6.97%) WAN
26 258 (6.81%) VoIP
27 256 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
28 250 (6.60%) CCNP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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
1 128 (3.38%) MS Exchange
2 90 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 77 (2.03%) CMS
3 77 (2.03%) Apache
4 71 (1.87%) Tomcat
5 65 (1.72%) IIS
6 64 (1.69%) WebSphere
7 59 (1.56%) Lync
8 48 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
9 45 (1.19%) SAS
10 39 (1.03%) JBoss
11 34 (0.90%) Drupal
12 30 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 30 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
13 29 (0.77%) WordPress
14 28 (0.74%) MQSeries
15 22 (0.58%) WebLogic
16 19 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
17 18 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
17 18 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 217 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 166 (4.38%) MS Office
3 44 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 32 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 28 (0.74%) MS Project
6 21 (0.55%) Photoshop
7 19 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
8 15 (0.40%) SPSS
9 13 (0.34%) 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 (0.079%) PowerPivot
12 2 (0.053%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 99 (2.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
4 12 (0.32%) Google Analytics
5 11 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
8 6 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (0.13%) CSG Singleview
10 3 (0.079%) Oracle CRM
10 3 (0.079%) JDE OneWorld
10 3 (0.079%) SAP MDM
10 3 (0.079%) HFM
11 2 (0.053%) Pivotal CRM
11 2 (0.053%) SAP CRM
11 2 (0.053%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (0.053%) SAP InfiniteInsight
11 2 (0.053%) SAP Business ByDesign
12 1 (0.026%) Oracle Assets
12 1 (0.026%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 102 (2.69%) SaaS
2 55 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
3 44 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (0.92%) Office 365
5 25 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (0.50%) PaaS
7 17 (0.45%) IaaS
8 6 (0.16%) Force.com
9 4 (0.11%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.11%) AWS Data Pipeline
10 3 (0.079%) 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 (0.026%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 334 (8.82%) MPLS
2 314 (8.29%) Firewall
3 278 (7.34%) LAN
4 264 (6.97%) WAN
5 258 (6.81%) VoIP
6 244 (6.44%) VPN
7 220 (5.81%) BGP
8 218 (5.76%) Internet
9 203 (5.36%) Broadband
10 183 (4.83%) Wireless
11 182 (4.80%) TCP/IP
12 164 (4.33%) DNS
13 152 (4.01%) OSPF
14 134 (3.54%) VPLS
15 107 (2.82%) SAN
16 93 (2.46%) Unified Communications
17 91 (2.40%) Network Security
18 88 (2.32%) DHCP
19 85 (2.24%) Ethernet
20 74 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 384 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 124 (3.27%) MySQL
3 92 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
4 86 (2.27%) Big Data
4 86 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 81 (2.14%) Relational Database
6 66 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 61 (1.61%) RDBMS
8 48 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 45 (1.19%) DB2
10 43 (1.14%) Hadoop
11 40 (1.06%) NoSQL
12 36 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
13 34 (0.90%) MongoDB
14 31 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 23 (0.61%) Data Mining
16 22 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
17 20 (0.53%) QlikView
17 20 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
18 15 (0.40%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 95 (2.51%) Subversion
2 89 (2.35%) Git (software)
3 79 (2.09%) JIRA
4 76 (2.01%) Selenium
5 63 (1.66%) TeamCity
6 44 (1.16%) NUnit
7 41 (1.08%) WebDriver
8 34 (0.90%) JUnit
9 31 (0.82%) Maven
10 29 (0.77%) Eclipse
10 29 (0.77%) Jenkins
11 27 (0.71%) Rhino Mocks
11 27 (0.71%) Cucumber
12 24 (0.63%) SpecFlow
13 18 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (0.45%) Fiddler
14 17 (0.45%) Moq
14 17 (0.45%) Octopus Deploy
15 16 (0.42%) ReSharper
16 15 (0.40%) NetBeans
General
1 1223 (32.29%) Finance
2 494 (13.04%) Banking
3 403 (10.64%) Marketing
4 399 (10.53%) Retail
5 197 (5.20%) Billing
6 168 (4.44%) Manufacturing
7 121 (3.19%) Games
8 107 (2.82%) Advertising
8 107 (2.82%) Electronics
9 82 (2.16%) Investment Banking
10 73 (1.93%) Legal
11 69 (1.82%) Law
12 50 (1.32%) Online Betting
13 39 (1.03%) Publishing
14 31 (0.82%) French Language
15 25 (0.66%) Financial Institution
16 24 (0.63%) Front Office
16 24 (0.63%) German Language
17 23 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
18 20 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 526 (13.89%) Developer
2 448 (11.83%) Analyst
3 314 (8.29%) Architect
4 310 (8.18%) Consultant
5 294 (7.76%) Project Manager
6 271 (7.15%) Network Engineer
7 232 (6.12%) Business Analyst
8 140 (3.70%) Senior Developer
9 134 (3.54%) Java Developer
10 106 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
11 96 (2.53%) Support Engineer
12 92 (2.43%) Administrator
13 80 (2.11%) Technical Manager
14 74 (1.95%) Senior Manager
15 71 (1.87%) C# Developer
16 69 (1.82%) .NET Developer
17 65 (1.72%) Senior Analyst
18 64 (1.69%) Senior Network Engineer
19 61 (1.61%) Service Manager
20 58 (1.53%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 294 (7.76%) .NET
2 186 (4.91%) HTML
3 185 (4.88%) XML
4 180 (4.75%) Web Services
5 160 (4.22%) CSS
6 152 (4.01%) ASP.NET
7 147 (3.88%) Spring
8 117 (3.09%) jQuery
9 104 (2.75%) Java EE
10 100 (2.64%) J2EE
11 99 (2.61%) JSON
12 93 (2.46%) REST
13 90 (2.38%) SOAP
14 78 (2.06%) HTML5
15 74 (1.95%) ASP.NET MVC
15 74 (1.95%) Middleware
16 63 (1.66%) AngularJS
17 60 (1.58%) JSP
18 55 (1.45%) CSS3
19 54 (1.43%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 373 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
2 167 (4.41%) Computer Science
3 113 (2.98%) Management Information System
4 109 (2.88%) User Experience
5 108 (2.85%) DTV
6 92 (2.43%) Open Source
7 88 (2.32%) Clustering
8 79 (2.09%) Blackberry
9 76 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
10 74 (1.95%) Mobile App
11 62 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
12 53 (1.40%) Online Games
12 53 (1.40%) Social Media
13 49 (1.29%) Client/Server
14 46 (1.21%) FMCG
15 45 (1.19%) IPTV
16 43 (1.14%) iPhone
17 42 (1.11%) Algorithms
18 41 (1.08%) Replication
18 41 (1.08%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 603 (15.92%) Windows
2 424 (11.19%) Linux
3 249 (6.57%) UNIX
4 142 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 103 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 97 (2.56%) Solaris
7 88 (2.32%) Android
8 82 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 79 (2.09%) Apple iOS
10 72 (1.90%) Windows 7
11 55 (1.45%) AIX
12 43 (1.14%) Windows XP
13 34 (0.90%) Windows 8
13 34 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (0.42%) Ubuntu
15 15 (0.40%) Debian
16 14 (0.37%) CentOS
17 12 (0.32%) Mac OS
17 12 (0.32%) Mac OS X
18 10 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 778 (20.54%) Agile Software Development
2 525 (13.86%) Project Management
3 342 (9.03%) ITIL
4 336 (8.87%) Scrum
5 318 (8.39%) E-Commerce
6 280 (7.39%) CRM
7 256 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
8 229 (6.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 228 (6.02%) Programme Management
10 210 (5.54%) Waterfall
11 197 (5.20%) OO
12 192 (5.07%) Service Delivery
13 189 (4.99%) TDD
14 184 (4.86%) PRINCE2
15 179 (4.73%) Service Management
16 174 (4.59%) MVC
17 162 (4.28%) Software Engineering
18 160 (4.22%) Analytics
19 157 (4.14%) Mentoring
20 155 (4.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 494 (13.04%) Java
2 473 (12.49%) SQL
3 264 (6.97%) C#
4 200 (5.28%) JavaScript
5 160 (4.22%) C++
6 131 (3.46%) Python
7 130 (3.43%) C
8 87 (2.30%) PHP
9 58 (1.53%) T-SQL
10 51 (1.35%) Perl
11 48 (1.27%) Ruby
12 39 (1.03%) Shell Script
13 38 (1.00%) Bash Shell
14 36 (0.95%) VB
15 33 (0.87%) PL/SQL
15 33 (0.87%) Scala
16 28 (0.74%) Objective-C
17 25 (0.66%) PowerShell
18 23 (0.61%) XPath
19 18 (0.48%) R
Qualifications
1 463 (12.22%) Degree
2 339 (8.95%) Cisco Certification
3 250 (6.60%) CCNP
4 166 (4.38%) CCNA
5 118 (3.12%) ISEB
6 88 (2.32%) Security Cleared
7 68 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 67 (1.77%) CCIE
9 61 (1.61%) SC Cleared
10 52 (1.37%) CCDP
10 52 (1.37%) PMI Certification
11 41 (1.08%) PMP
12 40 (1.06%) MCSE
13 37 (0.98%) CCDA
14 36 (0.95%) CCIP
14 36 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 35 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
16 34 (0.90%) ISTQB
17 27 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 26 (0.69%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 235 (6.20%) SLA
2 145 (3.83%) QA
3 31 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (0.71%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.24%) GPG13
7 8 (0.21%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.21%) COBIT
8 4 (0.11%) GAAP
8 4 (0.11%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.079%) COSO
10 2 (0.053%) HL7
10 2 (0.053%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.026%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.026%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.026%) Basel II
11 1 (0.026%) BS15000
System Software
1 200 (5.28%) Active Directory
2 181 (4.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (1.32%) Hyper-V
4 37 (0.98%) XenApp
4 37 (0.98%) vSphere
5 21 (0.55%) NFS
6 19 (0.50%) XenDesktop
7 15 (0.40%) MetaFrame
7 15 (0.40%) VMware ESX
8 10 (0.26%) Squid
8 10 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (0.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 8 (0.21%) HDFS
10 7 (0.18%) Kamailio
10 7 (0.18%) VMware Server
10 7 (0.18%) Xen
11 5 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.11%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.11%) XenServer
13 3 (0.079%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 52 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
2 45 (1.19%) Nagios
3 40 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
4 35 (0.92%) SCCM
5 23 (0.61%) OpenView
6 20 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 20 (0.53%) Opsview
7 17 (0.45%) NetBackup
7 17 (0.45%) Puppet
8 15 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (0.40%) WSUS
9 13 (0.34%) FortiGate
9 13 (0.34%) logstash
10 12 (0.32%) Ansible
11 11 (0.29%) SCOM
11 11 (0.29%) Tivoli
12 10 (0.26%) Cisco UCCX
12 10 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
13 9 (0.24%) Backup Exec
13 9 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 549 (14.49%) Cisco
2 477 (12.59%) Microsoft
3 366 (9.66%) Oracle
4 232 (6.12%) VMware
5 178 (4.70%) SAP
6 175 (4.62%) Juniper
7 125 (3.30%) IBM
8 110 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
9 100 (2.64%) HP
10 99 (2.61%) Avaya
10 99 (2.61%) CheckPoint
11 92 (2.43%) Citrix
12 89 (2.35%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 76 (2.01%) NetApp
14 75 (1.98%) TIBCO
15 64 (1.69%) Ericsson
16 63 (1.66%) Red Hat
17 55 (1.45%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
18 54 (1.43%) ATG
19 53 (1.40%) F5
London
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Salary: £47000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £81 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Hyphen
Salary: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competitive Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sogeti UK Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago