Period
to 21 September 2021

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 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
London > Central London
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 153 132 135
Rank change year-on-year -21 +3 +48
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 119 83 307
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 1.75% 1.85% 2.40%
As % of the General category 2.95% 3.06% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 92 64 266
10th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £31,625
25th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £73,750 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.69% +13.46% +8.33%
75th Percentile £95,000 £97,188 £75,000
90th Percentile £117,500 £128,750 £84,000
London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £55,703
% change year-on-year +16.67% +7.72% +1.28%

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 4,035 2,714 7,736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 59.21% 60.54% 60.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,553 2,365 6,767
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,500 £36,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +5.69%
75th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £97,500
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +5.69%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Central London

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Telecoms in Central London.

Salary trend for Telecoms in Central London

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Telecoms in Central London over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

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 September 2021. 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 -34 89 £72,500 -3.33% 39
West End of London -3 14 £105,000 +281.82%
City of Westminster -13 9 - - 1
Telecoms
London

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, 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 44 (36.97%) Python
2 43 (36.13%) Finance
3 33 (27.73%) Marketing
4 31 (26.05%) Microsoft
5 27 (22.69%) Public Sector
6 26 (21.85%) AWS
6 26 (21.85%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (21.01%) SAP
7 25 (21.01%) Electronics
7 25 (21.01%) Digital Marketing
7 25 (21.01%) Manufacturing
7 25 (21.01%) Programme Management
8 23 (19.33%) Degree
8 23 (19.33%) Go
9 21 (17.65%) Microsoft 365
9 21 (17.65%) Azure
9 21 (17.65%) Computer Science
10 20 (16.81%) Windows
10 20 (16.81%) Social Skills
11 19 (15.97%) Management Information System
12 18 (15.13%) Firewall
13 17 (14.29%) Active Directory
13 17 (14.29%) Master's Degree
14 16 (13.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 16 (13.45%) Cisco
15 15 (12.61%) Disaster Recovery
15 15 (12.61%) Microsoft Office
15 15 (12.61%) Jenkins
15 15 (12.61%) Docker
16 14 (11.76%) Software Engineering

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 6 (5.04%) SAS
2 4 (3.36%) Apache Airflow
3 3 (2.52%) IIS
3 3 (2.52%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.68%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.84%) Apache
5 1 (0.84%) nginx
5 1 (0.84%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (12.61%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.52%) Acrobat
2 3 (2.52%) AutoCAD
2 3 (2.52%) SPSS
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.52%) FastStats
1 3 (2.52%) Unica
2 1 (0.84%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 26 (21.85%) AWS
2 21 (17.65%) Azure
2 21 (17.65%) Microsoft 365
3 11 (9.24%) GCP
3 11 (9.24%) Serverless
4 3 (2.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.68%) AWS Direct Connect
5 2 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.84%) Lucidchart
6 1 (0.84%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.84%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.84%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.13%) Firewall
2 14 (11.76%) LAN
2 14 (11.76%) WAN
3 13 (10.92%) DNS
4 12 (10.08%) DHCP
5 11 (9.24%) Network Security
6 9 (7.56%) 5G
6 9 (7.56%) Broadband
6 9 (7.56%) SAN
6 9 (7.56%) VPN
7 7 (5.88%) VLAN
7 7 (5.88%) VoIP
8 6 (5.04%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (4.20%) TCP/IP
10 4 (3.36%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (3.36%) HTTPS
10 4 (3.36%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (2.52%) BGP
11 3 (2.52%) IPsec
11 3 (2.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.68%) DB2
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.84%) InfluxDB
4 1 (0.84%) MySQL
4 1 (0.84%) Power BI
4 1 (0.84%) QlikView
4 1 (0.84%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 15 (12.61%) Jenkins
2 11 (9.24%) GitLab
3 4 (3.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.36%) JIRA
4 3 (2.52%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (2.52%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.68%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.68%) Zephyr
General
1 43 (36.13%) Finance
2 33 (27.73%) Marketing
3 27 (22.69%) Public Sector
4 25 (21.01%) Electronics
4 25 (21.01%) Manufacturing
5 20 (16.81%) Social Skills
6 11 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.36%) Influencing Skills
8 2 (1.68%) Retail
9 1 (0.84%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.84%) Banking
9 1 (0.84%) Games
9 1 (0.84%) Legal
9 1 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.84%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 16 (13.45%) Developer
2 15 (12.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (9.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (9.24%) Lead DevOps
3 11 (9.24%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 11 (9.24%) Telecoms Engineer
4 9 (7.56%) Angular Developer
5 8 (6.72%) Network Engineer
6 7 (5.88%) Analyst
6 7 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.04%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Consultant
8 5 (4.20%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (4.20%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.20%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.20%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) Data Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) Mobile Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) Senior Data Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 6 (5.04%) CSS
3 4 (3.36%) Kafka
4 2 (1.68%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (1.68%) React
4 2 (1.68%) Spring
4 2 (1.68%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.84%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.84%) Django
5 1 (0.84%) HTML
5 1 (0.84%) JSON
5 1 (0.84%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.84%) REST
5 1 (0.84%) SOAP
5 1 (0.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.84%) Web Services
5 1 (0.84%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.97%) Management Information System
2 12 (10.08%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.88%) Public Cloud
3 7 (5.88%) Social Media
4 6 (5.04%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.20%) Virtual Team
6 4 (3.36%) Credit Risk
6 4 (3.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (3.36%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (2.52%) CMDB
7 3 (2.52%) EFT
7 3 (2.52%) User Experience
8 2 (1.68%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.68%) Life Science
9 1 (0.84%) Blog
9 1 (0.84%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.84%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.84%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.84%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.81%) Windows
2 13 (10.92%) Linux
3 9 (7.56%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.52%) VMS
6 2 (1.68%) CentOS
7 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.84%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.85%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (21.01%) Digital Marketing
2 25 (21.01%) Programme Management
3 21 (17.65%) Computer Science
4 16 (13.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 15 (12.61%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (11.76%) ITIL
6 14 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 13 (10.92%) DevOps
7 13 (10.92%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (10.08%) High Availability
8 12 (10.08%) Information Security
8 12 (10.08%) PRINCE2
8 12 (10.08%) Project Management
9 11 (9.24%) Analytics
9 11 (9.24%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (9.24%) Infrastructure as Code
10 10 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (8.40%) CRM
10 10 (8.40%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 44 (36.97%) Python
2 23 (19.33%) Go
3 10 (8.40%) SQL
4 7 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 7 (5.88%) R
5 5 (4.20%) Bash Shell
5 5 (4.20%) C++
6 3 (2.52%) C#
6 3 (2.52%) Java
6 3 (2.52%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.68%) Java 8
8 1 (0.84%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.84%) PHP
8 1 (0.84%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (19.33%) Degree
2 17 (14.29%) Master's Degree
3 13 (10.92%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (8.40%) CCNA
4 10 (8.40%) MCSE
4 10 (8.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.88%) CISM
5 7 (5.88%) CISSP
5 7 (5.88%) MCSA
5 7 (5.88%) NVQ Level 4
6 4 (3.36%) CCNP
7 3 (2.52%) A+ Certification
7 3 (2.52%) BICSI RCDD
7 3 (2.52%) PMP
7 3 (2.52%) RIBA
8 2 (1.68%) CCDA
8 2 (1.68%) CCENT
8 2 (1.68%) CEH
8 2 (1.68%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.88%) GDPR
2 2 (1.68%) ISO 20022
2 2 (1.68%) SLA
2 2 (1.68%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.84%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.84%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 15 (12.61%) Docker
3 12 (10.08%) Hyper-V
4 10 (8.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (5.88%) XenApp
6 2 (1.68%) iptables
6 2 (1.68%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 13 (10.92%) Grafana
2 11 (9.24%) Kubernetes
2 11 (9.24%) Prometheus
2 11 (9.24%) Terraform
3 3 (2.52%) Ansible
3 3 (2.52%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (1.68%) Icinga
4 2 (1.68%) Puppet
4 2 (1.68%) QRadar
4 2 (1.68%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.84%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (26.05%) Microsoft
2 25 (21.01%) SAP
3 16 (13.45%) Cisco
4 12 (10.08%) VMware
5 11 (9.24%) Google
6 10 (8.40%) Citrix
7 8 (6.72%) IBM
8 7 (5.88%) Juniper
9 6 (5.04%) Dell
10 5 (4.20%) Oracle
11 4 (3.36%) Palo Alto
12 3 (2.52%) Adobe
12 3 (2.52%) Apteco
12 3 (2.52%) EMC
12 3 (2.52%) F5
12 3 (2.52%) Symantec
12 3 (2.52%) Veritas
13 2 (1.68%) HP
13 2 (1.68%) Infoblox
13 2 (1.68%) Trend Micro