Period
to 24 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 149 60
Rank change year-on-year -54 -89 -2
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 146 217 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.37% 2.13% 4.55%
As % of the General category 2.35% 3.79% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 125 183 542
City of London median annual salary £69,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.45% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,025 £28,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £77,500 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £53,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +16.28% -2.27% -

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 the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 6,220 5,726 8,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 58.45% 56.09% 60.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5,534 5,154 7,403
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,575 £34,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £96,250 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in the City of London

Telecoms
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms in the City of London.

Salary trend for Telecoms in the City of London

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in the City of London

Telecoms
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the City of London region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
London Bridge -3 2 £35,000 -33.33%
Telecoms
Central London

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 69 (47.26%) Finance
2 59 (40.41%) Banking
3 43 (29.45%) SQL
4 38 (26.03%) Node.js
5 36 (24.66%) Test Automation
6 35 (23.97%) Linux
7 34 (23.29%) Git (software)
8 33 (22.60%) Microsoft
8 33 (22.60%) Front End Development
9 32 (21.92%) GitHub
10 31 (21.23%) NoSQL
10 31 (21.23%) Identity Management
10 31 (21.23%) Data Security
10 31 (21.23%) KYC
10 31 (21.23%) Blockchain
10 31 (21.23%) Smart Contracts
11 30 (20.55%) Distributed Ledger
11 30 (20.55%) MySQL
11 30 (20.55%) Redis
12 29 (19.86%) PostgreSQL
13 27 (18.49%) Amazon AWS
14 24 (16.44%) Microsoft Azure
15 23 (15.75%) Cloud Computing
15 23 (15.75%) Solidity
16 22 (15.07%) API Development
16 22 (15.07%) API Design
16 22 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (14.38%) Bitcoin
17 21 (14.38%) ES6
17 21 (14.38%) Virtual Machines

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (14.38%) Ethereum
2 7 (4.79%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.05%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.37%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.37%) CMS
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.68%) Hyperledger
6 1 (0.68%) IIS
6 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.68%) Smallworld
Applications
1 17 (11.64%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (7.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (4.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.74%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.05%) Photoshop
6 2 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (1.37%) GIMP
7 1 (0.68%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 30 (20.55%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.37%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.37%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.68%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.68%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (21.92%) GitHub
2 27 (18.49%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (16.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (15.75%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (6.16%) Slack
5 9 (6.16%) Trello
6 8 (5.48%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (5.48%) Amazon S3
7 7 (4.79%) Office 365
8 3 (2.05%) SaaS
9 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.68%) npm
9 1 (0.68%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.90%) WAN
2 11 (7.53%) Firewall
3 8 (5.48%) Ethernet
4 7 (4.79%) BGP
4 7 (4.79%) Internet
4 7 (4.79%) LAN
5 6 (4.11%) OSPF
5 6 (4.11%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.11%) Unified Communications
6 5 (3.42%) MPLS
6 5 (3.42%) Network Security
6 5 (3.42%) Wireless
7 4 (2.74%) DHCP
7 4 (2.74%) DNS
7 4 (2.74%) Intranet
7 4 (2.74%) SAN
8 3 (2.05%) Broadband
8 3 (2.05%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (2.05%) IPsec
8 3 (2.05%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (21.23%) Blockchain
1 31 (21.23%) NoSQL
2 30 (20.55%) MySQL
2 30 (20.55%) Redis
3 29 (19.86%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.37%) Big Data
7 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.68%) GIS
7 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.68%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (23.29%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.85%) JIRA
3 8 (5.48%) Mocha
3 8 (5.48%) webpack
4 6 (4.11%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.74%) Maven
6 3 (2.05%) IntelliJ
6 3 (2.05%) Subversion
7 2 (1.37%) Ant
7 2 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.37%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.37%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.37%) JMeter
7 2 (1.37%) JUnit
7 2 (1.37%) Selenium
7 2 (1.37%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.68%) Babel
8 1 (0.68%) Bower
8 1 (0.68%) gulp
8 1 (0.68%) RSpec
General
1 69 (47.26%) Finance
2 59 (40.41%) Banking
3 15 (10.27%) Retail
4 6 (4.11%) Marketing
5 5 (3.42%) Back Office
5 5 (3.42%) Electronics
5 5 (3.42%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.74%) Front Office
6 4 (2.74%) Legal
7 3 (2.05%) Billing
8 2 (1.37%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.68%) Advertising
9 1 (0.68%) French Language
9 1 (0.68%) Games
9 1 (0.68%) Law
9 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.68%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 42 (28.77%) Developer
2 29 (19.86%) Senior Developer
3 28 (19.18%) Blockchain Developer
4 22 (15.07%) Analyst
5 21 (14.38%) Backend Developer
5 21 (14.38%) Node.js Developer
6 19 (13.01%) Senior Backend Developer
7 13 (8.90%) Architect
8 10 (6.85%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (5.48%) Network Engineer
9 8 (5.48%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 8 (5.48%) Support Engineer
10 5 (3.42%) Business Analyst
11 4 (2.74%) Applications Developer
11 4 (2.74%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 4 (2.74%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (2.74%) Service Analyst
11 4 (2.74%) Service Desk Analyst
11 4 (2.74%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (26.03%) Node.js
2 31 (21.23%) Smart Contracts
3 20 (13.70%) CSS
3 20 (13.70%) Truffle
3 20 (13.70%) web3js
4 12 (8.22%) HTML
5 11 (7.53%) AngularJS
5 11 (7.53%) jQuery
6 9 (6.16%) CSS3
7 8 (5.48%) Apache Cordova
7 8 (5.48%) Chai
7 8 (5.48%) DOM
7 8 (5.48%) Ember.js
7 8 (5.48%) Enzyme
7 8 (5.48%) Express
7 8 (5.48%) Jest
7 8 (5.48%) PhoneGap
7 8 (5.48%) React Native
7 8 (5.48%) Redux
8 7 (4.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.38%) Bitcoin
2 14 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.53%) Data Centre
4 10 (6.85%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.42%) Digital Media
5 5 (3.42%) Fintech
6 4 (2.74%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.74%) Hedge funds
6 4 (2.74%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.74%) User Experience
6 4 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.74%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.05%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.05%) Derivative
7 3 (2.05%) Enterprise Cloud
7 3 (2.05%) Equities
7 3 (2.05%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.05%) IPTV
7 3 (2.05%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.05%) STB
Operating Systems
1 35 (23.97%) Linux
2 15 (10.27%) Windows
3 8 (5.48%) VMS
4 7 (4.79%) Unix
5 6 (4.11%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.42%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.05%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.37%) Android
8 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (24.66%) Test Automation
2 33 (22.60%) Front End Development
3 31 (21.23%) Data Security
3 31 (21.23%) Identity Management
3 31 (21.23%) KYC
4 22 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (15.07%) API Design
4 22 (15.07%) API Development
5 19 (13.01%) Project Management
6 16 (10.96%) ITIL
6 16 (10.96%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (8.90%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (8.22%) DevOps
9 12 (8.22%) TDD
10 11 (7.53%) BDD
10 11 (7.53%) Presales
11 10 (6.85%) E-Commerce
12 9 (6.16%) Patch Management
12 9 (6.16%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (29.45%) SQL
2 23 (15.75%) Solidity
3 21 (14.38%) ES6
4 17 (11.64%) JavaScript
5 14 (9.59%) Java
6 13 (8.90%) Python
7 12 (8.22%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.11%) Perl
9 4 (2.74%) C#
9 4 (2.74%) Ruby
10 3 (2.05%) Apex Code
10 3 (2.05%) C++
10 3 (2.05%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.37%) C
11 2 (1.37%) R
12 1 (0.68%) ES7
12 1 (0.68%) Julia
12 1 (0.68%) PHP
12 1 (0.68%) Scala
12 1 (0.68%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 13 (8.90%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (5.48%) Degree
2 8 (5.48%) MCSE
2 8 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (4.11%) PMP
4 5 (3.42%) CCNA
4 5 (3.42%) CISSP
5 3 (2.05%) HND
5 3 (2.05%) MCP
5 3 (2.05%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.37%) CCA
6 2 (1.37%) CCIE
6 2 (1.37%) CCIP
6 2 (1.37%) CISA
6 2 (1.37%) CISM
6 2 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.37%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.68%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.53%) QA
2 5 (3.42%) GDPR
3 3 (2.05%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.05%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.37%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.37%) PMO
5 1 (0.68%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (14.38%) Virtual Machines
2 20 (13.70%) Active Directory
3 14 (9.59%) Docker
4 6 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.37%) XenApp
5 2 (1.37%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.68%) Firmware
6 1 (0.68%) HDFS
6 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.68%) RHEV
6 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (6.16%) Kubernetes
2 8 (5.48%) Docker Swarm
3 5 (3.42%) Ansible
4 4 (2.74%) HP ALM
4 4 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.74%) Puppet
5 3 (2.05%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.37%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (1.37%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.68%) Salt
7 1 (0.68%) SCCM
7 1 (0.68%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (22.60%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.64%) Cisco
3 10 (6.85%) Oracle
4 7 (4.79%) VMware
5 5 (3.42%) Capita
5 5 (3.42%) HP
5 5 (3.42%) SAP
5 5 (3.42%) Sitecore
6 4 (2.74%) Avaya
6 4 (2.74%) Juniper
6 4 (2.74%) Openreach
6 4 (2.74%) Remedy
6 4 (2.74%) Symantec
6 4 (2.74%) Virgin Media
7 3 (2.05%) Citrix
7 3 (2.05%) Cognos
7 3 (2.05%) Google
7 3 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.37%) CyberArk
8 2 (1.37%) F5