Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
London > Central London
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 135 67
Rank change year-on-year -25 -68 -8
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 301 287 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.98% 2.29% 4.33%
As % of the General category 3.54% 4.27% 7.40%
Number of salaries quoted 255 250 659
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,700 £28,175 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £78,875 £87,500
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +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 8,506 6,716 9,902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 55.91% 53.70% 58.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7,331 6,081 8,879
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 £33,750 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -63 137 £62,500 +13.64% 46
Southwark -14 112 £56,250 +7.14%
West End of London -18 9 £55,000 +10.00% 5
City of Westminster -7 3 £55,000 +10.00%
Telecoms
London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 163 (54.15%) Finance
2 129 (42.86%) Banking
3 83 (27.57%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (26.25%) SQL
5 77 (25.58%) E-Commerce
6 76 (25.25%) Client/Server
7 73 (24.25%) Linux
8 56 (18.60%) Microsoft
9 53 (17.61%) Degree
10 51 (16.94%) Java
11 48 (15.95%) Software Engineering
12 44 (14.62%) JavaScript
13 43 (14.29%) .NET
13 43 (14.29%) MySQL
13 43 (14.29%) Test Automation
13 43 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
14 41 (13.62%) Node.js
14 41 (13.62%) C#
15 40 (13.29%) NoSQL
16 39 (12.96%) Front End Development
16 39 (12.96%) TDD
17 38 (12.62%) Python
17 38 (12.62%) Active Directory
18 37 (12.29%) Problem-Solving
18 37 (12.29%) Git (software)
19 35 (11.63%) Windows
20 34 (11.30%) OO
20 34 (11.30%) Computer Science
21 33 (10.96%) CSS
21 33 (10.96%) Business Intelligence

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 21 (6.98%) Ethereum
2 12 (3.99%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.33%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.00%) Apache
5 3 (1.00%) CMS
5 3 (1.00%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.66%) Hyperledger
7 1 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.33%) Confluence
7 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.33%) JBoss
7 1 (0.33%) Liferay
7 1 (0.33%) nginx
7 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (4.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (2.33%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.00%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.66%) GIMP
7 1 (0.33%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 27 (8.97%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (1.00%) Carpe Diem
3 2 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.33%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.33%) PeopleSoft CRM
4 1 (0.33%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 43 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (10.63%) GitHub
3 29 (9.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (7.97%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (5.65%) Office 365
6 10 (3.32%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (3.32%) Amazon S3
7 9 (2.99%) Slack
7 9 (2.99%) Trello
8 6 (1.99%) SaaS
9 4 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.66%) AdWords
10 2 (0.66%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.66%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.33%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.33%) Heroku
11 1 (0.33%) npm
11 1 (0.33%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.98%) Firewall
2 17 (5.65%) WAN
3 16 (5.32%) LAN
4 15 (4.98%) Network Security
4 15 (4.98%) TCP/IP
5 14 (4.65%) Ethernet
5 14 (4.65%) Internet
6 13 (4.32%) Broadband
7 12 (3.99%) Wireless
8 9 (2.99%) DNS
9 8 (2.66%) BGP
9 8 (2.66%) SAN
10 7 (2.33%) DHCP
10 7 (2.33%) IPsec
10 7 (2.33%) OSPF
10 7 (2.33%) Unified Communications
11 6 (1.99%) MPLS
11 6 (1.99%) SSL
12 5 (1.66%) VPN
13 4 (1.33%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (14.29%) MySQL
2 40 (13.29%) NoSQL
3 32 (10.63%) Blockchain
3 32 (10.63%) PostgreSQL
4 31 (10.30%) Redis
5 17 (5.65%) SQL Server
6 15 (4.98%) Big Data
7 9 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.33%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.66%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.66%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (1.33%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.33%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.00%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.00%) Impala
11 3 (1.00%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (12.29%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.99%) JIRA
3 10 (3.32%) Mocha
4 9 (2.99%) webpack
5 5 (1.66%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.66%) NUnit
6 4 (1.33%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (1.00%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.00%) Maven
8 2 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.66%) JUnit
8 2 (0.66%) RSpec
8 2 (0.66%) Subversion
8 2 (0.66%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.33%) Gradle
9 1 (0.33%) Mockito
9 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.33%) WebDriver
General
1 163 (54.15%) Finance
2 129 (42.86%) Banking
3 26 (8.64%) Marketing
4 21 (6.98%) Electronics
4 21 (6.98%) Manufacturing
5 16 (5.32%) Retail
6 11 (3.65%) Games
6 11 (3.65%) Legal
7 9 (2.99%) Front Office
8 8 (2.66%) Law
9 4 (1.33%) Automotive
10 3 (1.00%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.66%) Back Office
11 2 (0.66%) Billing
11 2 (0.66%) Brand Awareness
11 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.66%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.33%) French Language
12 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.33%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 127 (42.19%) Developer
2 38 (12.62%) Senior Developer
3 27 (8.97%) Analyst
3 27 (8.97%) Blockchain Developer
4 26 (8.64%) C# Developer
5 21 (6.98%) Java Developer
6 20 (6.64%) .NET Developer
6 20 (6.64%) Node.js Developer
7 18 (5.98%) Backend Developer
7 18 (5.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (5.98%) Senior Backend Developer
8 17 (5.65%) JavaScript Developer
9 16 (5.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (5.32%) Software Developer
9 16 (5.32%) Support Engineer
10 15 (4.98%) Architect
11 12 (3.99%) Applications Developer
12 10 (3.32%) C++ Developer
12 10 (3.32%) Desktop Support
12 10 (3.32%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (14.29%) .NET
2 41 (13.62%) Node.js
3 33 (10.96%) CSS
4 30 (9.97%) Smart Contracts
5 27 (8.97%) HTML
6 22 (7.31%) AngularJS
7 19 (6.31%) Truffle
7 19 (6.31%) web3js
8 15 (4.98%) CSS3
8 15 (4.98%) jQuery
9 14 (4.65%) REST
9 14 (4.65%) XML
10 11 (3.65%) Ember.js
11 10 (3.32%) ASP.NET
11 10 (3.32%) Chai
11 10 (3.32%) Enzyme
11 10 (3.32%) Jest
11 10 (3.32%) React Native
12 9 (2.99%) Express
12 9 (2.99%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 76 (25.25%) Client/Server
2 34 (11.30%) Computer Science
3 31 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (6.98%) Bitcoin
5 16 (5.32%) Algorithms
6 15 (4.98%) Data Centre
6 15 (4.98%) Management Information System
7 14 (4.65%) Hedge funds
8 11 (3.65%) Data Structures
8 11 (3.65%) Derivative
9 10 (3.32%) Fintech
10 8 (2.66%) Mobile App
10 8 (2.66%) Smartphone
11 7 (2.33%) Fixed Income
11 7 (2.33%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.99%) Equities
12 6 (1.99%) Greenfield Project
12 6 (1.99%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (1.66%) Digital Media
13 5 (1.66%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 73 (24.25%) Linux
2 35 (11.63%) Windows
3 18 (5.98%) Unix
4 10 (3.32%) VMS
5 9 (2.99%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.66%) Windows 7
6 8 (2.66%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.66%) Android
7 5 (1.66%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.66%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.33%) CentOS
10 1 (0.33%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.33%) Debian
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.33%) Solaris
10 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (27.57%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (25.58%) E-Commerce
3 48 (15.95%) Software Engineering
4 43 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 39 (12.96%) Front End Development
5 39 (12.96%) TDD
6 37 (12.29%) Problem-Solving
7 34 (11.30%) OO
8 33 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (9.97%) Data Security
9 30 (9.97%) Identity Management
9 30 (9.97%) ITIL
9 30 (9.97%) KYC
10 27 (8.97%) Project Management
11 23 (7.64%) Digital Marketing
12 22 (7.31%) API Development
12 22 (7.31%) OOP
13 21 (6.98%) API Design
13 21 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (6.98%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (26.25%) SQL
2 51 (16.94%) Java
3 44 (14.62%) JavaScript
4 41 (13.62%) C#
5 38 (12.62%) Python
6 23 (7.64%) Solidity
7 21 (6.98%) C++
7 21 (6.98%) ES6
8 20 (6.64%) Bash Shell
9 11 (3.65%) Ruby
10 8 (2.66%) C
10 8 (2.66%) Objective-C
11 7 (2.33%) Apple Swift
12 6 (1.99%) Perl
12 6 (1.99%) PHP
13 5 (1.66%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.33%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.00%) Apex Code
15 3 (1.00%) F#
15 3 (1.00%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 53 (17.61%) Degree
2 24 (7.97%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (6.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (3.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (3.32%) MCSE
5 10 (3.32%) Security Cleared
6 9 (2.99%) CCNA
7 8 (2.66%) CCNP
7 8 (2.66%) PMP
8 6 (1.99%) CISSP
9 5 (1.66%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (1.66%) PMI Certification
9 5 (1.66%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.33%) HND
10 4 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.33%) PhD
11 3 (1.00%) CREST Certified
11 3 (1.00%) Master's Degree
11 3 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.65%) QA
2 12 (3.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (3.32%) GDPR
4 6 (1.99%) PMO
5 4 (1.33%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.00%) SLA
7 2 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.33%) COBIT
8 1 (0.33%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 38 (12.62%) Active Directory
2 22 (7.31%) Docker
3 20 (6.64%) Virtual Machines
3 20 (6.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.66%) vSphere
4 2 (0.66%) XenApp
4 2 (0.66%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.33%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.33%) Firmware
5 1 (0.33%) LXC
5 1 (0.33%) RHEV
5 1 (0.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (5.98%) Kubernetes
2 10 (3.32%) Docker Swarm
3 8 (2.66%) Ansible
4 6 (1.99%) Puppet
5 5 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.66%) SCCM
6 4 (1.33%) CA Single Sign-On
6 4 (1.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 4 (1.33%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (1.00%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.66%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.66%) HP ALM
8 2 (0.66%) logstash
9 1 (0.33%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.33%) Grafana
9 1 (0.33%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.33%) Kibana
9 1 (0.33%) Oozie
9 1 (0.33%) Salt
9 1 (0.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 56 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.63%) Cisco
3 24 (7.97%) VMware
4 21 (6.98%) SAP
5 19 (6.31%) Oracle
6 11 (3.65%) Juniper
7 9 (2.99%) Citrix
8 8 (2.66%) Google
9 6 (1.99%) Sitecore
9 6 (1.99%) Symantec
10 5 (1.66%) Avaya
10 5 (1.66%) Cognos
10 5 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.33%) CA
11 4 (1.33%) CyberArk
11 4 (1.33%) Remedy
12 3 (1.00%) iManage
12 3 (1.00%) Openreach
12 3 (1.00%) Splunk
12 3 (1.00%) Virgin Media