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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 59 56 71
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1860 2195 1712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.18% 4.45% 3.70%
As % of the General category 7.70% 8.25% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1533 1772 1287
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 £33,400 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,500 £75,000
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
24159 26604 24475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.26% 53.88% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 19816 21362 20207
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 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -2 451 £55,000 - 83
Brentford +8 35 £75,000 +57.89% 1
West Drayton - 21 £50,000 -
Chiswick +8 9 £42,500 +88.88%
Romford -3 8 £73,750 +22.91% 3
Hammersmith -15 7 £37,500 -9.63% 1
Hounslow +12 5 £31,000 -40.38%
Hayes +5 5 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Docklands, London -2 5 £40,000 -27.27%
Uxbridge -9 5 £24,000 -40.00% 1
Bromley +12 4 £57,500 +2.67%
Sidcup 0 3 £46,250 -8.41%
Croydon +11 2 £35,500 +31.48%
Surbiton -1 2 £51,250 +57.69%
Mayfair - 2 £45,000 -
Ruislip +1 1 £27,500 -42.10%
Paddington -7 1 £50,000 -
Southwark - 1 £40,000 -
Ealing - 1 £62,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £26,500 -
Morden - 1 £30,000 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1299 (36.18%) Finance
2 805 (22.42%) Agile Software Development
3 591 (16.46%) Banking
4 561 (15.63%) Windows
5 530 (14.76%) SQL
6 472 (13.15%) Project Management
7 462 (12.87%) Cisco
8 457 (12.73%) Degree
9 436 (12.14%) Java
10 435 (12.12%) Microsoft
10 435 (12.12%) Retail
11 385 (10.72%) Linux
12 375 (10.45%) Marketing
13 370 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
14 368 (10.25%) Scrum
15 348 (9.69%) SQL Server
16 292 (8.13%) Business Intelligence
17 291 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
17 291 (8.11%) MS Excel
17 291 (8.11%) E-Commerce
18 288 (8.02%) ITIL
19 272 (7.58%) Oracle
20 270 (7.52%) VoIP
21 266 (7.41%) VPN
21 266 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
22 262 (7.30%) HTML
23 258 (7.19%) Firewall
24 255 (7.10%) JavaScript
25 248 (6.91%) LAN
26 242 (6.74%) MPLS

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 140 (3.90%) MS Exchange
2 76 (2.12%) SharePoint
3 62 (1.73%) Lync
4 61 (1.70%) Apache
5 59 (1.64%) CMS
5 59 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 58 (1.62%) SAS
7 49 (1.36%) IIS
8 46 (1.28%) Tomcat
9 42 (1.17%) JBoss
10 40 (1.11%) WebSphere
11 39 (1.09%) Drupal
12 38 (1.06%) Apache Pig
13 36 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
14 26 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 25 (0.70%) Node.js
16 24 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
17 23 (0.64%) WordPress
18 21 (0.58%) nginx
19 20 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 291 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 202 (5.63%) MS Office
3 46 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 34 (0.95%) MS Project
5 27 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 24 (0.67%) Photoshop
7 14 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
8 12 (0.33%) SPSS
9 10 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
10 7 (0.19%) Acrobat
11 6 (0.17%) Fireworks
12 3 (0.084%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.056%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.056%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.056%) AutoCAD
13 2 (0.056%) InDesign
14 1 (0.028%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.028%) FrameMaker
14 1 (0.028%) Final Cut Pro
14 1 (0.028%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 109 (3.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 30 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (0.50%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.11%) HFM
6 4 (0.11%) Unica
6 4 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.084%) CSG Singleview
7 3 (0.084%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.056%) SAP MM
8 2 (0.056%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.056%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.056%) SAP MDM
8 2 (0.056%) SAP FI-CA
8 2 (0.056%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (0.056%) SAP PSCD
8 2 (0.056%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 80 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (1.78%) SaaS
3 41 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 40 (1.11%) Office 365
5 39 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
6 33 (0.92%) IaaS
7 26 (0.72%) Amazon S3
8 22 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
9 21 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
10 19 (0.53%) PaaS
11 15 (0.42%) Route 53
12 7 (0.19%) Google Apps
12 7 (0.19%) Force.com
13 3 (0.084%) GitHub
13 3 (0.084%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (0.056%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 1 (0.028%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 1 (0.028%) FinancialForce.com
15 1 (0.028%) Amazon ELB
15 1 (0.028%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 270 (7.52%) VoIP
2 266 (7.41%) VPN
3 258 (7.19%) Firewall
4 248 (6.91%) LAN
5 242 (6.74%) MPLS
6 219 (6.10%) WAN
7 206 (5.74%) Internet
8 205 (5.71%) DNS
9 202 (5.63%) TCP/IP
10 200 (5.57%) Broadband
11 199 (5.54%) Wireless
12 170 (4.74%) BGP
13 116 (3.23%) OSPF
14 115 (3.20%) Ethernet
15 90 (2.51%) Network Security
15 90 (2.51%) Unified Communications
16 88 (2.45%) DHCP
17 83 (2.31%) SAN
18 75 (2.09%) VPLS
19 61 (1.70%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 348 (9.69%) SQL Server
2 136 (3.79%) MySQL
3 132 (3.68%) Big Data
4 111 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
5 90 (2.51%) Relational Database
6 86 (2.40%) Hadoop
7 83 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 75 (2.09%) NoSQL
9 74 (2.06%) RDBMS
10 62 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 58 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
12 57 (1.59%) MongoDB
13 46 (1.28%) Apache Hive
14 41 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 39 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
16 36 (1.00%) QlikView
16 36 (1.00%) Oracle Database
17 34 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
18 30 (0.84%) Oracle BI EE
19 29 (0.81%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 130 (3.62%) Git (software)
2 82 (2.28%) Subversion
3 72 (2.01%) Selenium
4 65 (1.81%) JIRA
5 64 (1.78%) Jenkins
6 50 (1.39%) NUnit
7 42 (1.17%) WebDriver
8 37 (1.03%) Cucumber
9 31 (0.86%) JUnit
10 30 (0.84%) Eclipse
10 30 (0.84%) Maven
10 30 (0.84%) TeamCity
11 26 (0.72%) Rhino Mocks
12 25 (0.70%) Fiddler
13 22 (0.61%) Yeoman
14 19 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
14 19 (0.53%) Robot Framework
14 19 (0.53%) Moq
14 19 (0.53%) PostSharp
14 19 (0.53%) ReSharper
General
1 1299 (36.18%) Finance
2 591 (16.46%) Banking
3 435 (12.12%) Retail
4 375 (10.45%) Marketing
5 179 (4.99%) Manufacturing
6 152 (4.23%) Games
7 135 (3.76%) Electronics
8 123 (3.43%) Advertising
9 114 (3.18%) Online Betting
10 102 (2.84%) Billing
11 70 (1.95%) Legal
12 62 (1.73%) Investment Banking
13 59 (1.64%) Law
14 41 (1.14%) Retail Banking
15 29 (0.81%) Financial Institution
16 28 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
17 25 (0.70%) Publishing
18 17 (0.47%) Local Government
19 13 (0.36%) French Language
19 13 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 512 (14.26%) Developer
2 454 (12.65%) Analyst
3 315 (8.77%) Architect
4 281 (7.83%) Project Manager
5 279 (7.77%) Consultant
6 230 (6.41%) Business Analyst
7 204 (5.68%) Network Engineer
8 161 (4.48%) Senior Developer
9 144 (4.01%) Java Developer
10 110 (3.06%) Senior Manager
11 109 (3.04%) Administrator
12 104 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
13 95 (2.65%) Support Engineer
14 77 (2.14%) Service Manager
14 77 (2.14%) Systems Administrator
15 74 (2.06%) 2nd Line Support
16 68 (1.89%) .NET Developer
16 68 (1.89%) Technical Support
17 66 (1.84%) Software Engineer
18 60 (1.67%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (7.30%) HTML
2 230 (6.41%) .NET
3 224 (6.24%) Web Services
3 224 (6.24%) XML
4 202 (5.63%) CSS
5 146 (4.07%) Spring
6 129 (3.59%) ASP.NET
7 114 (3.18%) jQuery
8 103 (2.87%) SOAP
9 89 (2.48%) HTML5
10 87 (2.42%) J2EE
11 86 (2.40%) Java EE
12 85 (2.37%) ASP.NET MVC
13 83 (2.31%) REST
14 70 (1.95%) JSON
15 66 (1.84%) Hibernate
16 59 (1.64%) ActiveMQ
17 58 (1.62%) AngularJS
18 56 (1.56%) RESTful
19 54 (1.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 370 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
2 168 (4.68%) Computer Science
3 115 (3.20%) DTV
4 95 (2.65%) User Experience
4 95 (2.65%) Open Source
5 86 (2.40%) Blackberry
6 80 (2.23%) FMCG
7 79 (2.20%) Management Information System
8 77 (2.14%) IPTV
9 72 (2.01%) Online Games
10 71 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
11 67 (1.87%) Mobile App
12 58 (1.62%) Visualisation
13 57 (1.59%) Digital Media
14 55 (1.53%) Social Media
15 53 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
16 51 (1.42%) Client/Server
17 48 (1.34%) Statistics
17 48 (1.34%) Over-the-Top Content
18 47 (1.31%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 561 (15.63%) Windows
2 385 (10.72%) Linux
3 208 (5.79%) UNIX
4 128 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 112 (3.12%) Apple iOS
6 107 (2.98%) Android
7 86 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 81 (2.26%) Windows 7
9 67 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 57 (1.59%) Solaris
11 42 (1.17%) Windows XP
11 42 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 41 (1.14%) Windows 8
13 38 (1.06%) CentOS
14 27 (0.75%) Mac OS X
15 26 (0.72%) Debian
16 21 (0.58%) Ubuntu
17 14 (0.39%) Windows Vista
17 14 (0.39%) Windows Phone
18 13 (0.36%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 805 (22.42%) Agile Software Development
2 472 (13.15%) Project Management
3 368 (10.25%) Scrum
4 292 (8.13%) Business Intelligence
5 291 (8.11%) E-Commerce
6 288 (8.02%) ITIL
7 266 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 219 (6.10%) TDD
9 210 (5.85%) Analytics
10 201 (5.60%) OO
11 199 (5.54%) CRM
12 196 (5.46%) Programme Management
13 194 (5.40%) PRINCE2
14 180 (5.01%) Business Analysis
15 168 (4.68%) MVC
16 164 (4.57%) Waterfall
16 164 (4.57%) Mentoring
17 160 (4.46%) Software Engineering
18 153 (4.26%) Digital Marketing
19 140 (3.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 530 (14.76%) SQL
2 436 (12.14%) Java
3 255 (7.10%) JavaScript
4 230 (6.41%) C#
5 160 (4.46%) Python
6 131 (3.65%) C++
7 112 (3.12%) PHP
8 91 (2.53%) Bash Shell
9 78 (2.17%) Perl
10 71 (1.98%) T-SQL
11 52 (1.45%) PL/SQL
11 52 (1.45%) C
12 48 (1.34%) Shell Script
13 41 (1.14%) Ruby
13 41 (1.14%) Scala
13 41 (1.14%) R
14 37 (1.03%) PowerShell
15 31 (0.86%) VBA
16 23 (0.64%) Clojure
17 20 (0.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 457 (12.73%) Degree
2 291 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
3 169 (4.71%) CCNA
4 167 (4.65%) CCNP
5 87 (2.42%) Security Cleared
6 80 (2.23%) ISEB
7 59 (1.64%) PMI Certification
8 54 (1.50%) SC Cleared
9 52 (1.45%) CCIE
10 47 (1.31%) PMP
11 45 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
12 34 (0.95%) CCDP
13 33 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 32 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
15 30 (0.84%) MCSE
16 28 (0.78%) CCIP
17 27 (0.75%) CCDA
18 23 (0.64%) CISSP
19 22 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 17 (0.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 205 (5.71%) SLA
2 159 (4.43%) QA
3 28 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 24 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (0.45%) HL7
6 15 (0.42%) Data Quality
7 12 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (0.31%) ISO 9001
9 9 (0.25%) GPG13
10 6 (0.17%) PMBOK
11 5 (0.14%) COBIT
11 5 (0.14%) ISO 14001
12 4 (0.11%) GAAP
12 4 (0.11%) ISO 9000
13 3 (0.084%) FINREP
14 2 (0.056%) AICPA
14 2 (0.056%) Basel II
14 2 (0.056%) COSO
14 2 (0.056%) Solvency II
15 1 (0.028%) P3O
System Software
1 211 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 148 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (1.53%) Hyper-V
4 37 (1.03%) XenApp
5 24 (0.67%) NFS
5 24 (0.67%) VirtualBox
6 23 (0.64%) vSphere
7 20 (0.56%) KVM
8 18 (0.50%) Xen
9 16 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.28%) XenServer
10 10 (0.28%) VMware ESX
11 9 (0.25%) XenDesktop
11 9 (0.25%) Squid
12 8 (0.22%) MetaFrame
12 8 (0.22%) Terminal Services
12 8 (0.22%) GlusterFS
13 7 (0.19%) HDFS
13 7 (0.19%) Firmware
13 7 (0.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 33 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
2 23 (0.64%) Puppet
2 23 (0.64%) Nagios
2 23 (0.64%) Vagrant
3 20 (0.56%) SCCM
3 20 (0.56%) WSUS
4 19 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
5 18 (0.50%) OpenView
6 15 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (0.39%) Cacti
7 14 (0.39%) Ansible
8 13 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
9 12 (0.33%) logstash
10 11 (0.31%) Cisco UCCX
10 11 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 10 (0.28%) NetBackup
11 10 (0.28%) FortiGate
12 9 (0.25%) HAProxy
13 8 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 8 (0.22%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 462 (12.87%) Cisco
2 435 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 272 (7.58%) Oracle
4 222 (6.18%) VMware
5 169 (4.71%) SAP
6 114 (3.18%) Juniper
7 97 (2.70%) Avaya
8 91 (2.53%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 90 (2.51%) HP
10 86 (2.40%) Citrix
11 85 (2.37%) Red Hat
12 79 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
13 65 (1.81%) Apple
14 64 (1.78%) Huawei
15 56 (1.56%) IBM
16 55 (1.53%) Ericsson
17 53 (1.48%) NetApp
18 52 (1.45%) Mitel
19 49 (1.36%) F5
20 45 (1.25%) Nokia
West London
Stott & May
Salary: £60000 - £67000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Momentum
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,700 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum cool benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £81 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45k - 70k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + pension, health, holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum + car, bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £67000 per annum, Benefits Private Health/Medical + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£90,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35k to 75k
Posted: 2 days ago