Period
to 23 May 2019

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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
London > Central London
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 171 204 142
Rank change year-on-year +33 -62 -77
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 235 203 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.82% 1.46% 2.31%
As % of the General category 3.69% 2.64% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 195 181 252
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.28% -2.27%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £27,575
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £77,500
London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +7.14% +1.82%

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 6,363 7,699 6,680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 49.40% 55.21% 53.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5,604 6,748 5,990
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,978
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £95,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +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 23 May 2019.

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 23 May 2019. 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 +45 196 £65,000 -5.80% 24
City of Westminster -2 7 - -
West End of London +7 3 £25,000 -54.55%
Southwark +19 1 £47,500 +26.67%
Telecoms
London

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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 64 (27.23%) Finance
2 60 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (16.60%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (15.32%) Windows
5 34 (14.47%) Java
6 33 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (13.19%) Microsoft
8 30 (12.77%) Project Management
9 29 (12.34%) Active Directory
10 28 (11.91%) Python
11 25 (10.64%) JavaScript
11 25 (10.64%) Degree
12 23 (9.79%) Microsoft Azure
12 23 (9.79%) Firewall
12 23 (9.79%) Microsoft Office
12 23 (9.79%) Linux
12 23 (9.79%) User Experience
13 22 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (9.36%) Problem-Solving
13 22 (9.36%) Cisco
14 21 (8.94%) Spring
15 20 (8.51%) Office 365
15 20 (8.51%) Windows 10
16 19 (8.09%) Retail
16 19 (8.09%) Advertising
17 18 (7.66%) WAN
17 18 (7.66%) TCP/IP
17 18 (7.66%) MySQL
17 18 (7.66%) Security Cleared
18 17 (7.23%) Microservices

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 14 (5.96%) Skype for Business
2 10 (4.26%) JBoss
3 8 (3.40%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.13%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.13%) Smallworld
5 3 (1.28%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.43%) Ethereum
7 1 (0.43%) Hyperledger
7 1 (0.43%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 23 (9.79%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (4.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (2.55%) AutoCAD
4 4 (1.70%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) Sketch
5 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.40%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.85%) Workday HCM
4 1 (0.43%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.43%) R3 Corda
4 1 (0.43%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.43%) SAP FI-CA
4 1 (0.43%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 39 (16.60%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (9.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (8.51%) Office 365
4 8 (3.40%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (2.55%) Serverless
6 5 (2.13%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.70%) SaaS
8 3 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.85%) Trello
10 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.43%) PaaS
10 1 (0.43%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.79%) Firewall
2 18 (7.66%) TCP/IP
2 18 (7.66%) WAN
3 14 (5.96%) Skype
4 13 (5.53%) VoIP
5 12 (5.11%) DNS
5 12 (5.11%) LAN
5 12 (5.11%) Unified Communications
5 12 (5.11%) VPN
6 11 (4.68%) DHCP
6 11 (4.68%) PBX
7 8 (3.40%) Network Security
8 6 (2.55%) Broadband
9 5 (2.13%) GPON
9 5 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.28%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (1.28%) NAS
10 3 (1.28%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (1.28%) SAN
10 3 (1.28%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.66%) MySQL
2 7 (2.98%) Big Data
2 7 (2.98%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.13%) GIS
4 4 (1.70%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.70%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.28%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.28%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.28%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.85%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.85%) Impala
6 2 (0.85%) MariaDB
6 2 (0.85%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.43%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.43%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 12 (5.11%) Gradle
1 12 (5.11%) Maven
2 10 (4.26%) JIRA
3 8 (3.40%) Cucumber
3 8 (3.40%) FitNesse
3 8 (3.40%) RSpec
4 5 (2.13%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.85%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.85%) Sinon.JS
5 2 (0.85%) Subversion
5 2 (0.85%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.85%) webpack
6 1 (0.43%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.43%) Balsamiq
6 1 (0.43%) GitLab
6 1 (0.43%) GoCD
6 1 (0.43%) Hudson
6 1 (0.43%) JUnit
General
1 64 (27.23%) Finance
2 19 (8.09%) Advertising
2 19 (8.09%) Retail
3 14 (5.96%) Marketing
4 12 (5.11%) Banking
5 10 (4.26%) Electronics
6 7 (2.98%) Legal
7 6 (2.55%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.13%) Law
9 3 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.85%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.43%) Back Office
11 1 (0.43%) Billing
11 1 (0.43%) Games
11 1 (0.43%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 29 (12.34%) Analyst
2 25 (10.64%) Developer
3 21 (8.94%) Designer
4 20 (8.51%) Java Developer
5 18 (7.66%) Business Analyst
6 14 (5.96%) Architect
6 14 (5.96%) Support Engineer
7 11 (4.68%) AWS Engineer
7 11 (4.68%) Cloud Engineer
7 11 (4.68%) Linux Engineer
7 11 (4.68%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 11 (4.68%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 11 (4.68%) UX Designer
8 10 (4.26%) Engineering Manager
8 10 (4.26%) Full Stack Developer
8 10 (4.26%) Junior
8 10 (4.26%) Software Engineer
8 10 (4.26%) UI Designer
9 9 (3.83%) Cloud Developer
9 9 (3.83%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.94%) Spring
2 13 (5.53%) Web Services
3 12 (5.11%) RESTful
3 12 (5.11%) SOAP
4 11 (4.68%) AngularJS
4 11 (4.68%) HTML
5 10 (4.26%) .NET
5 10 (4.26%) CSS
5 10 (4.26%) CSS3
5 10 (4.26%) Hibernate
5 10 (4.26%) HTML5
5 10 (4.26%) J2EE
5 10 (4.26%) jQuery
5 10 (4.26%) Node.js
5 10 (4.26%) React
5 10 (4.26%) Spring MVC
5 10 (4.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (3.83%) gRPC
7 7 (2.98%) .NET Core
8 5 (2.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.79%) User Experience
2 22 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.68%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.83%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (3.83%) iPad
4 9 (3.83%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.98%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.98%) Eurex
5 7 (2.98%) Fibre Optics
6 5 (2.13%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.28%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.28%) Cyberattack
7 3 (1.28%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.28%) Fintech
7 3 (1.28%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.85%) Handset
8 2 (0.85%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 36 (15.32%) Windows
2 23 (9.79%) Linux
3 20 (8.51%) Windows 10
4 13 (5.53%) Windows 7
5 9 (3.83%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.70%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.85%) Android
8 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.85%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.85%) Unix
8 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (12.77%) Project Management
4 22 (9.36%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (7.23%) Microservices
6 16 (6.81%) Business Analysis
6 16 (6.81%) DevOps
7 15 (6.38%) Configuration Management
7 15 (6.38%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (6.38%) ITIL
7 15 (6.38%) Scrum
8 14 (5.96%) Software Engineering
8 14 (5.96%) Waterfall
9 13 (5.53%) TDD
9 13 (5.53%) Use Case
10 12 (5.11%) Multithreading
10 12 (5.11%) MVC
10 12 (5.11%) Wireframes
11 11 (4.68%) Information Architecture
12 10 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 34 (14.47%) Java
2 28 (11.91%) Python
3 25 (10.64%) JavaScript
4 12 (5.11%) C#
5 9 (3.83%) SQL
6 8 (3.40%) Scala
7 7 (2.98%) R
8 6 (2.55%) PHP
9 5 (2.13%) C++
10 4 (1.70%) C
11 3 (1.28%) Go
11 3 (1.28%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.85%) Kotlin
12 2 (0.85%) Perl
12 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.85%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.43%) ES6
13 1 (0.43%) Java 8
13 1 (0.43%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 25 (10.64%) Degree
2 18 (7.66%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.53%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.55%) CISSP
6 5 (2.13%) CCNA
6 5 (2.13%) MCP
7 4 (1.70%) CCNP
7 4 (1.70%) CISA
7 4 (1.70%) CISM
7 4 (1.70%) PMP
8 3 (1.28%) CRISC
8 3 (1.28%) MCSA
8 3 (1.28%) MCSE
8 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.28%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 2 (0.85%) CCIE
9 2 (0.85%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 2 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.70%) PMO
1 4 (1.70%) SLA
2 3 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.85%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.85%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.43%) GDPR
4 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 29 (12.34%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.55%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.70%) Docker
5 1 (0.43%) KVM
5 1 (0.43%) RHEV
5 1 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (5.96%) Ansible
2 12 (5.11%) Puppet
3 4 (1.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.70%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.85%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.43%) Clonezilla
5 1 (0.43%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.43%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.43%) Grafana
5 1 (0.43%) Kibana
5 1 (0.43%) logstash
5 1 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.43%) Packer
5 1 (0.43%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.43%) SCCM
5 1 (0.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (13.19%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.36%) Cisco
3 15 (6.38%) SAP
4 13 (5.53%) VMware
5 11 (4.68%) Adobe
6 8 (3.40%) hybris
7 7 (2.98%) Avaya
7 7 (2.98%) Bloomberg
7 7 (2.98%) CQG
7 7 (2.98%) FFastFill
7 7 (2.98%) Fidessa
7 7 (2.98%) Openreach
7 7 (2.98%) Reuters
7 7 (2.98%) Virgin Media
8 6 (2.55%) Nokia
9 5 (2.13%) BT
9 5 (2.13%) Comptel
9 5 (2.13%) Oracle
10 4 (1.70%) Apple
11 3 (1.28%) Citrix