Period
to 18 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
London > Central London
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 139 70
Rank change year-on-year -58 -69 -13
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 222 301 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.54% 2.38% 4.07%
As % of the General category 2.83% 4.48% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 196 260 615
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -3.67% +2.59%
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,500 £29,100
90th Percentile £90,000 £74,750 £89,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.65% +2.73%

Telecoms is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 7,848 6,714 9,956
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 54.33% 53.18% 58.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6,903 5,994 8,924
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,066 £33,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +2.68%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Central London

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms in Central London.

Salary trend for Telecoms in Central London

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Central London over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Central London

Telecoms
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Central London region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -56 176 £65,000 +23.81% 54
West End of London -12 6 £63,750 +50.00% 10
City of Westminster +3 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Telecoms
London

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 89 (40.09%) Finance
2 64 (28.83%) Banking
3 58 (26.13%) Microsoft
4 49 (22.07%) Linux
5 47 (21.17%) SQL
6 43 (19.37%) Amazon AWS
7 40 (18.02%) Git (software)
7 40 (18.02%) Test Automation
7 40 (18.02%) ITIL
8 39 (17.57%) Node.js
9 38 (17.12%) Active Directory
10 37 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (15.77%) NoSQL
12 34 (15.32%) Microsoft Office
12 34 (15.32%) GitHub
12 34 (15.32%) Front End Development
12 34 (15.32%) Blockchain
13 33 (14.86%) Redis
13 33 (14.86%) MySQL
13 33 (14.86%) Windows
14 32 (14.41%) Smart Contracts
15 31 (13.96%) Solidity
15 31 (13.96%) Microsoft Azure
16 30 (13.51%) Cloud Computing
16 30 (13.51%) Identity Management
16 30 (13.51%) Data Security
16 30 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
16 30 (13.51%) KYC
17 29 (13.06%) API Design
17 29 (13.06%) Analytical Skills

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (12.61%) Ethereum
2 5 (2.25%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.80%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.35%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.90%) Confluence
5 2 (0.90%) Hyperledger
5 2 (0.90%) IIS
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.90%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.90%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.45%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.45%) Smallworld
6 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (15.32%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (3.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.45%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 26 (11.71%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.90%) Magento
2 2 (0.90%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.90%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.90%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.90%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (0.90%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.45%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.45%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 1 (0.45%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 43 (19.37%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (15.32%) GitHub
3 31 (13.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (13.51%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (9.91%) Office 365
6 7 (3.15%) SaaS
7 6 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (2.70%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.35%) Slack
8 3 (1.35%) Trello
9 2 (0.90%) AdWords
9 2 (0.90%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.45%) npm
10 1 (0.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.91%) WAN
2 19 (8.56%) Network Security
2 19 (8.56%) Wireless
3 14 (6.31%) Firewall
4 10 (4.50%) TCP/IP
5 9 (4.05%) BGP
5 9 (4.05%) LAN
5 9 (4.05%) MPLS
6 8 (3.60%) Internet
6 8 (3.60%) OSPF
7 7 (3.15%) DNS
7 7 (3.15%) Ethernet
7 7 (3.15%) Unified Communications
8 6 (2.70%) DHCP
8 6 (2.70%) VPN
9 5 (2.25%) Broadband
10 4 (1.80%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (1.80%) EIGRP
10 4 (1.80%) Intranet
10 4 (1.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.77%) NoSQL
2 34 (15.32%) Blockchain
3 33 (14.86%) MySQL
3 33 (14.86%) Redis
4 30 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (3.15%) Big Data
6 4 (1.80%) Apache Hive
6 4 (1.80%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.90%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.90%) Impala
8 2 (0.90%) SQL Server
8 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.90%) Text Mining
9 1 (0.45%) GIS
9 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (18.02%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.86%) JIRA
3 7 (3.15%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.15%) Mocha
4 6 (2.70%) Maven
5 5 (2.25%) IntelliJ
6 4 (1.80%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.80%) JUnit
6 4 (1.80%) Subversion
7 3 (1.35%) Ant
7 3 (1.35%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.35%) Gradle
7 3 (1.35%) JMeter
7 3 (1.35%) Selenium
8 2 (0.90%) CocoaPods
8 2 (0.90%) JSUnit
8 2 (0.90%) RSpec
8 2 (0.90%) webpack
8 2 (0.90%) Xcode
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
General
1 89 (40.09%) Finance
2 64 (28.83%) Banking
3 17 (7.66%) Retail
4 11 (4.95%) Marketing
5 10 (4.50%) Legal
6 9 (4.05%) Electronics
7 8 (3.60%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.70%) Law
9 5 (2.25%) Back Office
10 4 (1.80%) Advertising
11 3 (1.35%) Billing
11 3 (1.35%) Front Office
11 3 (1.35%) Games
12 2 (0.90%) Brand Awareness
12 2 (0.90%) French Language
12 2 (0.90%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.45%) Local Government
13 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.45%) Russian Language
13 1 (0.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (22.52%) Developer
2 32 (14.41%) Analyst
3 29 (13.06%) Blockchain Developer
3 29 (13.06%) Senior Developer
4 27 (12.16%) Node.js Developer
5 23 (10.36%) Backend Developer
6 18 (8.11%) JavaScript Developer
7 15 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (6.76%) Support Engineer
8 13 (5.86%) Senior Backend Developer
9 12 (5.41%) Architect
10 11 (4.95%) Network Engineer
11 10 (4.50%) Project Manager
11 10 (4.50%) Telecoms Manager
12 9 (4.05%) Service Analyst
12 9 (4.05%) Service Desk Analyst
13 8 (3.60%) Administrator
13 8 (3.60%) Desktop Support
13 8 (3.60%) QA Manager
13 8 (3.60%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (17.57%) Node.js
2 32 (14.41%) Smart Contracts
3 26 (11.71%) Truffle
3 26 (11.71%) web3js
4 8 (3.60%) CSS
4 8 (3.60%) HTML
5 7 (3.15%) Chai
5 7 (3.15%) SOAP
6 6 (2.70%) .NET
6 6 (2.70%) AngularJS
6 6 (2.70%) Enzyme
6 6 (2.70%) Jest
6 6 (2.70%) jQuery
6 6 (2.70%) Mason
6 6 (2.70%) Spring
6 6 (2.70%) Visualforce
6 6 (2.70%) XML
7 5 (2.25%) Web Services
8 4 (1.80%) Spring Boot
9 3 (1.35%) React
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (12.61%) Bitcoin
3 14 (6.31%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.41%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.60%) Fintech
6 6 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.25%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.80%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.80%) Enterprise Cloud
8 4 (1.80%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.80%) User Experience
9 3 (1.35%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.35%) IPTV
10 2 (0.90%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.90%) Derivative
10 2 (0.90%) Life Science
10 2 (0.90%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.90%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 49 (22.07%) Linux
2 33 (14.86%) Windows
3 14 (6.31%) Windows Server
4 13 (5.86%) Windows 7
5 9 (4.05%) Unix
6 7 (3.15%) Android
7 6 (2.70%) VMS
8 5 (2.25%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.25%) CentOS
8 5 (2.25%) Windows 10
8 5 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (18.02%) ITIL
1 40 (18.02%) Test Automation
2 37 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (15.32%) Front End Development
4 30 (13.51%) Data Security
4 30 (13.51%) Identity Management
4 30 (13.51%) KYC
5 29 (13.06%) API Design
6 28 (12.61%) API Development
7 25 (11.26%) Project Management
8 21 (9.46%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (9.01%) DevOps
10 19 (8.56%) Configuration Management
11 16 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (6.31%) Decision-Making
13 13 (5.86%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (5.86%) Scrum
13 13 (5.86%) Service Management
14 12 (5.41%) Service Delivery
14 12 (5.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 47 (21.17%) SQL
2 31 (13.96%) Solidity
3 28 (12.61%) ES6
3 28 (12.61%) JavaScript
4 23 (10.36%) Java
5 17 (7.66%) Python
6 7 (3.15%) C++
6 7 (3.15%) Ruby
7 6 (2.70%) Apex Code
7 6 (2.70%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.25%) C#
8 5 (2.25%) Perl
9 4 (1.80%) C
9 4 (1.80%) Scala
10 2 (0.90%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.90%) Julia
10 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.90%) R
10 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.45%) Lua
Qualifications
1 21 (9.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (7.21%) Degree
4 14 (6.31%) MCSE
5 11 (4.95%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (4.50%) CCNP
7 9 (4.05%) CCNA
7 9 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (3.60%) MCP
9 5 (2.25%) CISSP
9 5 (2.25%) HND
10 3 (1.35%) PMP
10 3 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.90%) CCA
11 2 (0.90%) CCVP
11 2 (0.90%) CISA
11 2 (0.90%) CISM
11 2 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.90%) MBA
11 2 (0.90%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.21%) QA
2 10 (4.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.25%) GDPR
3 5 (2.25%) PMO
4 4 (1.80%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.90%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.45%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.45%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (17.12%) Active Directory
2 28 (12.61%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (5.41%) Docker
3 12 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.90%) HDFS
4 2 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.90%) XenApp
4 2 (0.90%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.45%) Firmware
5 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.45%) RHEV
5 1 (0.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (5.41%) Ansible
2 9 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (4.05%) Puppet
3 8 (3.60%) Kubernetes
4 6 (2.70%) Docker Swarm
5 5 (2.25%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.90%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.90%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (0.90%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.45%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.45%) Salt
7 1 (0.45%) SCCM
7 1 (0.45%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 58 (26.13%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.91%) Cisco
3 14 (6.31%) SAP
3 14 (6.31%) VMware
4 13 (5.86%) Oracle
5 11 (4.95%) Apple
6 10 (4.50%) Juniper
7 8 (3.60%) Google
7 8 (3.60%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (3.15%) Capita
9 6 (2.70%) HP
10 5 (2.25%) Palo Alto
10 5 (2.25%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.25%) SaltStack
11 4 (1.80%) Openreach
11 4 (1.80%) Remedy
11 4 (1.80%) Virgin Media
12 3 (1.35%) Avaya
12 3 (1.35%) F5
12 3 (1.35%) Sitecore