Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
London > Central London
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 119 80
Rank change year-on-year -41 -39 -31
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 282 328 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.96% 2.56% 3.78%
As % of the General category 3.52% 4.52% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 237 300 619
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -2.33% -0.92%
10th Percentile £33,072 £30,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £89,750 £82,500 £85,000
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -

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 8,015 7,252 10,101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 55.66% 56.59% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7,015 6,604 8,899
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,015 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -81 137 £55,000 +4.76% 46
Southwark -18 115 £56,250 +7.14%
West End of London -11 7 £27,500 -45.00% 9
City of Westminster -1 3 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Telecoms
London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 141 (50.00%) Finance
2 100 (35.46%) Banking
3 77 (27.30%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (26.95%) E-Commerce
5 73 (25.89%) Client/Server
6 68 (24.11%) Linux
7 61 (21.63%) Degree
8 60 (21.28%) SQL
9 50 (17.73%) Software Engineering
10 47 (16.67%) Windows
11 46 (16.31%) Java
12 43 (15.25%) Active Directory
13 41 (14.54%) Microsoft
13 41 (14.54%) .NET
14 40 (14.18%) Computer Science
15 38 (13.48%) C#
16 37 (13.12%) MySQL
17 36 (12.77%) OO
18 35 (12.41%) Business Intelligence
19 33 (11.70%) JavaScript
19 33 (11.70%) VMware
19 33 (11.70%) TDD
20 32 (11.35%) Cisco
21 31 (10.99%) Firewall
21 31 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
22 30 (10.64%) Python
23 29 (10.28%) SQL Server
24 27 (9.57%) Internet
24 27 (9.57%) Marketing
25 26 (9.22%) Test Automation

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 25 (8.87%) MS Exchange
2 7 (2.48%) SAS
3 6 (2.13%) Ethereum
4 5 (1.77%) Skype for Business
5 4 (1.42%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.06%) Apache
6 3 (1.06%) CMS
7 2 (0.71%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.35%) Confluence
8 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.35%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.35%) JBoss
8 1 (0.35%) Liferay
8 1 (0.35%) nginx
8 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (6.03%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (2.48%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.71%) GIMP
6 2 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (4.26%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (7.80%) Office 365
4 15 (5.32%) GitHub
5 7 (2.48%) Amazon S3
5 7 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (2.13%) Slack
6 6 (2.13%) Trello
7 4 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.42%) Heroku
8 3 (1.06%) SaaS
9 2 (0.71%) CloudSense
9 2 (0.71%) PaaS
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.35%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.35%) TestFlight
10 1 (0.35%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.99%) Firewall
2 27 (9.57%) Internet
3 19 (6.74%) SSL
4 18 (6.38%) DNS
5 13 (4.61%) LAN
5 13 (4.61%) SAN
5 13 (4.61%) TCP/IP
6 11 (3.90%) WAN
6 11 (3.90%) Wireless
7 9 (3.19%) Broadband
8 8 (2.84%) Ethernet
8 8 (2.84%) Network Security
9 7 (2.48%) BGP
9 7 (2.48%) IPsec
9 7 (2.48%) VPN
10 6 (2.13%) OSPF
10 6 (2.13%) Skype
10 6 (2.13%) Unified Communications
11 5 (1.77%) DHCP
11 5 (1.77%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (13.12%) MySQL
2 29 (10.28%) SQL Server
3 21 (7.45%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (6.74%) NoSQL
5 15 (5.32%) Big Data
6 13 (4.61%) Blockchain
7 12 (4.26%) Redis
8 8 (2.84%) QlikView
8 8 (2.84%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.42%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.06%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.06%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.06%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.06%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.71%) DTS
11 2 (0.71%) Essbase
11 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (6.74%) Git (software)
2 11 (3.90%) JIRA
3 7 (2.48%) webpack
4 6 (2.13%) Mocha
5 5 (1.77%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.77%) NUnit
6 4 (1.42%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (1.06%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.06%) Maven
7 3 (1.06%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (1.06%) Zephyr
8 2 (0.71%) JUnit
8 2 (0.71%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.35%) Calabash
9 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.35%) Mockito
9 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.35%) WebDriver
General
1 141 (50.00%) Finance
2 100 (35.46%) Banking
3 27 (9.57%) Marketing
4 19 (6.74%) Electronics
4 19 (6.74%) Manufacturing
5 13 (4.61%) Retail
6 8 (2.84%) Games
6 8 (2.84%) Legal
7 7 (2.48%) Front Office
7 7 (2.48%) Law
8 4 (1.42%) Automotive
9 3 (1.06%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.06%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.71%) Billing
11 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.35%) Publishing
11 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 104 (36.88%) Developer
2 31 (10.99%) Analyst
3 26 (9.22%) C# Developer
4 20 (7.09%) .NET Developer
4 20 (7.09%) Java Developer
4 20 (7.09%) Senior Developer
5 19 (6.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (6.74%) Software Developer
6 18 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (5.67%) Architect
8 13 (4.61%) Applications Developer
8 13 (4.61%) Azure Engineer
9 12 (4.26%) Blockchain Developer
9 12 (4.26%) Support Engineer
10 10 (3.55%) C++ Developer
10 10 (3.55%) JavaScript Developer
10 10 (3.55%) Node.js Developer
11 9 (3.19%) C# Software Developer
11 9 (3.19%) Desktop Support
11 9 (3.19%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (14.54%) .NET
2 26 (9.22%) CSS
3 24 (8.51%) Node.js
4 23 (8.16%) HTML
5 17 (6.03%) AngularJS
6 16 (5.67%) REST
7 13 (4.61%) Smart Contracts
8 12 (4.26%) CSS3
9 11 (3.90%) XML
10 10 (3.55%) ASP.NET
10 10 (3.55%) jQuery
11 9 (3.19%) Express
11 9 (3.19%) React Native
12 8 (2.84%) Ember.js
13 7 (2.48%) Spring
14 6 (2.13%) Apache Cordova
14 6 (2.13%) DOM
14 6 (2.13%) LINQ
14 6 (2.13%) NHibernate
14 6 (2.13%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 73 (25.89%) Client/Server
2 40 (14.18%) Computer Science
3 21 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (6.74%) Data Centre
5 15 (5.32%) Management Information System
6 14 (4.96%) Algorithms
7 11 (3.90%) Data Structures
7 11 (3.90%) Public Cloud
8 10 (3.55%) Derivative
8 10 (3.55%) Hedge funds
9 9 (3.19%) Smartphone
10 7 (2.48%) Social Media
10 7 (2.48%) User Experience
10 7 (2.48%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (2.13%) Bitcoin
11 6 (2.13%) Fintech
11 6 (2.13%) Fixed Income
11 6 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (2.13%) Mobile App
11 6 (2.13%) STB
Operating Systems
1 68 (24.11%) Linux
2 47 (16.67%) Windows
3 16 (5.67%) Windows Server
4 11 (3.90%) Unix
5 9 (3.19%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.13%) VMS
6 6 (2.13%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.42%) Android
7 4 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.42%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.06%) CentOS
9 2 (0.71%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.71%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.35%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.35%) Debian
10 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (27.30%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (26.95%) E-Commerce
3 50 (17.73%) Software Engineering
4 36 (12.77%) OO
5 35 (12.41%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (11.70%) TDD
7 26 (9.22%) Test Automation
8 23 (8.16%) ITIL
9 21 (7.45%) OOP
9 21 (7.45%) Project Management
10 20 (7.09%) Front End Development
11 19 (6.74%) Digital Marketing
11 19 (6.74%) Programme Management
12 18 (6.38%) Multithreading
13 17 (6.03%) Low Latency
14 16 (5.67%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (5.67%) Service Delivery
15 14 (4.96%) Analytics
16 13 (4.61%) KYC
16 13 (4.61%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 60 (21.28%) SQL
2 46 (16.31%) Java
3 38 (13.48%) C#
4 33 (11.70%) JavaScript
5 30 (10.64%) Python
6 18 (6.38%) Bash Shell
6 18 (6.38%) C++
7 13 (4.61%) T-SQL
8 9 (3.19%) Ruby
9 8 (2.84%) Objective-C
10 7 (2.48%) Apple Swift
10 7 (2.48%) Solidity
11 6 (2.13%) C
11 6 (2.13%) ES6
12 5 (1.77%) PHP
12 5 (1.77%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.42%) Go
13 4 (1.42%) Perl
13 4 (1.42%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.06%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 61 (21.63%) Degree
2 20 (7.09%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (4.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (3.90%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.84%) CCNA
5 8 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (2.84%) MCSE
6 7 (2.48%) PMP
7 6 (2.13%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.77%) CCNP
8 5 (1.77%) CISSP
8 5 (1.77%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.42%) GIAC
9 4 (1.42%) HND
9 4 (1.42%) Master's Degree
9 4 (1.42%) PhD
9 4 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.06%) CISM
10 3 (1.06%) CREST Certified
11 2 (0.71%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.03%) QA
2 10 (3.55%) GDPR
3 9 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.06%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.71%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.71%) SLA
6 1 (0.35%) COBIT
6 1 (0.35%) PMO
6 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.35%) Solvency II
System Software
1 43 (15.25%) Active Directory
2 31 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.67%) Docker
4 11 (3.90%) VMware Workstation
5 8 (2.84%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.06%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.71%) iptables
7 2 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.71%) XenApp
7 2 (0.71%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.35%) KVM
8 1 (0.35%) LXC
8 1 (0.35%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (4.26%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.13%) Ansible
2 6 (2.13%) Docker Swarm
2 6 (2.13%) Puppet
3 5 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.42%) AirWatch
4 4 (1.42%) SCCM
5 3 (1.06%) CA Single Sign-On
5 3 (1.06%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.06%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (0.71%) CSIRT
6 2 (0.71%) logstash
6 2 (0.71%) QRadar
6 2 (0.71%) Salt
6 2 (0.71%) SELinux
7 1 (0.35%) Grafana
7 1 (0.35%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.35%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.35%) Kibana
7 1 (0.35%) Oozie
Vendors
1 41 (14.54%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.70%) VMware
3 32 (11.35%) Cisco
4 20 (7.09%) SAP
5 15 (5.32%) Oracle
6 10 (3.55%) Citrix
7 7 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.13%) Avaya
8 6 (2.13%) Cognos
8 6 (2.13%) Symantec
9 5 (1.77%) Google
9 5 (1.77%) Juniper
9 5 (1.77%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.06%) Altiris
10 3 (1.06%) Apple
10 3 (1.06%) CA
10 3 (1.06%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.06%) Splunk
10 3 (1.06%) Xamarin
10 3 (1.06%) Zend