Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
London > Central London
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 169 96
Rank change year-on-year -10 -73 -31
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 254 219 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.80% 1.78% 3.24%
As % of the General category 3.53% 3.26% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 225 185 447
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £76,700 £85,000
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 7,196 6,722 8,734
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 51.05% 54.65% 58.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6,433 5,999 7,904
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,750 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +5 223 £55,000 +10.00% 37
West End of London -13 5 £57,500 +98.28% 5
City of Westminster +8 2 £80,000 +18.52%
Southwark -5 1 £50,000 +17.65%
Telecoms
London

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 78 (30.71%) Finance
2 67 (26.38%) Microsoft
3 59 (23.23%) Banking
4 51 (20.08%) Windows
5 49 (19.29%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (18.90%) ITIL
7 46 (18.11%) Active Directory
8 43 (16.93%) Linux
9 41 (16.14%) SQL
10 40 (15.75%) Microsoft Office
10 40 (15.75%) WAN
11 38 (14.96%) Project Management
12 37 (14.57%) Cisco
13 36 (14.17%) Test Automation
13 36 (14.17%) Amazon AWS
14 33 (12.99%) Node.js
14 33 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
15 32 (12.60%) Microsoft Azure
15 32 (12.60%) Wireless
16 31 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
16 31 (12.20%) TCP/IP
16 31 (12.20%) Git (software)
17 29 (11.42%) Java
18 28 (11.02%) MPLS
18 28 (11.02%) NoSQL
18 28 (11.02%) API Design
19 26 (10.24%) Windows Server
19 26 (10.24%) DevOps
20 25 (9.84%) Front End Development
20 25 (9.84%) CCNP

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 22 (8.66%) Ethereum
2 10 (3.94%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.54%) Apache Spark
4 8 (3.15%) Skype for Business
5 6 (2.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.36%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.18%) IIS
7 3 (1.18%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.18%) WordPress
8 2 (0.79%) Apache
8 2 (0.79%) Confluence
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.79%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.39%) CMS
9 1 (0.39%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 40 (15.75%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (5.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (7.48%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (1.18%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.79%) Magento
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.79%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.79%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.79%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.39%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 36 (14.17%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (12.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (9.45%) Cloud Computing
3 24 (9.45%) GitHub
4 20 (7.87%) Office 365
5 6 (2.36%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.97%) SaaS
7 3 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.18%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.79%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.79%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.79%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.39%) npm
9 1 (0.39%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 40 (15.75%) WAN
2 32 (12.60%) Wireless
3 31 (12.20%) TCP/IP
4 28 (11.02%) MPLS
5 24 (9.45%) BGP
5 24 (9.45%) OSPF
6 21 (8.27%) DNS
7 17 (6.69%) Firewall
8 16 (6.30%) LAN
8 16 (6.30%) Network Security
9 15 (5.91%) VPN
10 12 (4.72%) DHCP
11 10 (3.94%) Internet
12 9 (3.54%) Ethernet
12 9 (3.54%) LTE
12 9 (3.54%) VoIP
13 8 (3.15%) GSM
13 8 (3.15%) Skype
14 7 (2.76%) IP Telephony
15 6 (2.36%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.02%) NoSQL
2 25 (9.84%) MySQL
3 24 (9.45%) Blockchain
4 23 (9.06%) Redis
5 22 (8.66%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (4.72%) SQL Server
7 10 (3.94%) Big Data
7 10 (3.94%) Hadoop
8 6 (2.36%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.79%) BigQuery
10 2 (0.79%) Bigtable
10 2 (0.79%) HDInsight
10 2 (0.79%) QlikView
10 2 (0.79%) Spark SQL
10 2 (0.79%) Spotfire
10 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 31 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.12%) JIRA
3 9 (3.54%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.36%) IntelliJ
4 6 (2.36%) Maven
5 4 (1.57%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.57%) Gradle
5 4 (1.57%) JUnit
5 4 (1.57%) Mocha
5 4 (1.57%) Subversion
6 3 (1.18%) Ant
6 3 (1.18%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.18%) JMeter
6 3 (1.18%) JSUnit
6 3 (1.18%) Selenium
7 2 (0.79%) CocoaPods
7 2 (0.79%) Hudson
7 2 (0.79%) Xcode
8 1 (0.39%) Bower
8 1 (0.39%) gulp
General
1 78 (30.71%) Finance
2 59 (23.23%) Banking
3 24 (9.45%) Retail
4 21 (8.27%) Advertising
5 17 (6.69%) Legal
6 11 (4.33%) Law
7 9 (3.54%) Electronics
8 7 (2.76%) Marketing
9 6 (2.36%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.97%) Back Office
11 4 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (1.18%) Billing
12 3 (1.18%) French Language
13 2 (0.79%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.39%) Games
14 1 (0.39%) Local Government
14 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (16.14%) Developer
2 27 (10.63%) Analyst
2 27 (10.63%) Support Engineer
3 23 (9.06%) Blockchain Developer
3 23 (9.06%) Node.js Developer
4 22 (8.66%) Architect
5 20 (7.87%) Backend Developer
5 20 (7.87%) Network Engineer
6 19 (7.48%) JavaScript Developer
7 17 (6.69%) Senior Developer
8 16 (6.30%) Administrator
8 16 (6.30%) Systems Administrator
9 14 (5.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (5.12%) Desktop Support
10 13 (5.12%) Junior
11 11 (4.33%) Desktop Engineer
11 11 (4.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 9 (3.54%) Project Manager
12 9 (3.54%) Service Analyst
12 9 (3.54%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (12.99%) Node.js
2 24 (9.45%) Smart Contracts
3 22 (8.66%) Truffle
3 22 (8.66%) web3js
4 9 (3.54%) .NET
5 7 (2.76%) Spring
6 5 (1.97%) HTML
6 5 (1.97%) J2EE
6 5 (1.97%) REST
7 4 (1.57%) Chai
7 4 (1.57%) Kafka
7 4 (1.57%) RESTful
7 4 (1.57%) SOAP
7 4 (1.57%) Spring Boot
7 4 (1.57%) Visualforce
7 4 (1.57%) WebSockets
8 3 (1.18%) Dagger
8 3 (1.18%) Enzyme
8 3 (1.18%) Jest
8 3 (1.18%) Retrofit
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.66%) Bitcoin
3 15 (5.91%) Management Information System
4 14 (5.51%) Computer Science
5 13 (5.12%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.36%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.97%) Fintech
7 5 (1.97%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.97%) User Experience
7 5 (1.97%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.57%) CMDB
8 4 (1.57%) Enterprise Cloud
9 3 (1.18%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.18%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.18%) FMCG
9 3 (1.18%) iPad
9 3 (1.18%) Life Science
9 3 (1.18%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.18%) Over-the-Top Content
9 3 (1.18%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 51 (20.08%) Windows
2 43 (16.93%) Linux
3 26 (10.24%) Windows Server
4 20 (7.87%) Windows 7
5 13 (5.12%) Android
6 11 (4.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (3.94%) Apple iOS
7 10 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (3.54%) Windows 10
9 8 (3.15%) CentOS
10 7 (2.76%) Unix
11 4 (1.57%) VMS
12 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (19.29%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (18.90%) ITIL
3 38 (14.96%) Project Management
4 36 (14.17%) Test Automation
5 28 (11.02%) API Design
6 26 (10.24%) DevOps
7 25 (9.84%) Front End Development
8 24 (9.45%) Data Security
9 23 (9.06%) Problem-Solving
10 22 (8.66%) API Development
10 22 (8.66%) Configuration Management
10 22 (8.66%) Identity Management
10 22 (8.66%) KYC
11 20 (7.87%) Decision-Making
12 15 (5.91%) Analytics
12 15 (5.91%) Scrum
13 14 (5.51%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (5.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 13 (5.12%) Presales
14 13 (5.12%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 41 (16.14%) SQL
2 29 (11.42%) Java
3 25 (9.84%) JavaScript
4 24 (9.45%) Solidity
5 22 (8.66%) ES6
6 14 (5.51%) Python
7 6 (2.36%) C++
8 5 (1.97%) C
8 5 (1.97%) C#
8 5 (1.97%) Scala
9 4 (1.57%) Apex Code
9 4 (1.57%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.18%) R
10 3 (1.18%) Ruby
10 3 (1.18%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.18%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.79%) Apple Swift
11 2 (0.79%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.79%) Perl
11 2 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (9.84%) CCNP
3 21 (8.27%) Degree
4 18 (7.09%) CCNA
4 18 (7.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (5.12%) MCSE
6 11 (4.33%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (4.33%) MCP
7 9 (3.54%) JNCIA
8 8 (3.15%) JNCIS
9 7 (2.76%) ISEB
10 6 (2.36%) ISTQB
11 5 (1.97%) HND
12 4 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
13 3 (1.18%) Master's Degree
13 3 (1.18%) MCDST
14 2 (0.79%) CCIP
14 2 (0.79%) PhD
14 2 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.48%) QA
2 4 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.57%) PMO
3 3 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.18%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.79%) COBIT
4 2 (0.79%) GDPR
4 2 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.79%) SLA
4 2 (0.79%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.39%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (0.39%) RMADS
System Software
1 46 (18.11%) Active Directory
2 23 (9.06%) Virtual Machines
3 19 (7.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (5.12%) Docker
5 8 (3.15%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (2.36%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.36%) XenApp
7 5 (1.97%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (1.57%) HDFS
8 4 (1.57%) vSphere
9 3 (1.18%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.79%) RHEV
10 2 (0.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (5.91%) Ansible
2 12 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (4.72%) Puppet
3 6 (2.36%) AirWatch
4 5 (1.97%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.57%) WSUS
6 3 (1.18%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (1.18%) FortiGate
6 3 (1.18%) HP ALM
6 3 (1.18%) SCCM
7 2 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.79%) Grafana
7 2 (0.79%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.79%) Kibana
7 2 (0.79%) Oozie
7 2 (0.79%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.39%) Nagios
Vendors
1 67 (26.38%) Microsoft
2 37 (14.57%) Cisco
3 20 (7.87%) Apple
4 19 (7.48%) VMware
5 17 (6.69%) Juniper
6 13 (5.12%) Citrix
6 13 (5.12%) Google
6 13 (5.12%) SAP
7 9 (3.54%) Avaya
7 9 (3.54%) Oracle
7 9 (3.54%) SaltStack
8 8 (3.15%) Red Hat
8 8 (3.15%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (2.76%) Aerohive Networks
10 6 (2.36%) Atlassian
10 6 (2.36%) HP
10 6 (2.36%) MobileIron
11 5 (1.97%) Palo Alto
12 4 (1.57%) Openreach
12 4 (1.57%) Virgin Media