Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 138 66
Rank change year-on-year -43 -72 -14
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 181 232 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.62% 2.24% 4.36%
As % of the General category 2.85% 4.03% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 154 194 520
City of London median annual salary £66,250 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.19% - -4.55%
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,625 £28,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £76,675 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £63,750 £52,250 £53,000
% change year-on-year +22.01% -1.42% +0.95%

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 6,356 5,751 8,186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 56.99% 55.60% 60.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5,664 5,142 7,417
City of London median annual salary £62,750 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.58% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 80 (44.20%) Finance
2 58 (32.04%) Banking
3 43 (23.76%) Linux
4 41 (22.65%) Microsoft
5 40 (22.10%) SQL
6 36 (19.89%) Test Automation
7 35 (19.34%) Git (software)
7 35 (19.34%) Node.js
8 32 (17.68%) Amazon AWS
9 30 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (16.02%) GitHub
10 29 (16.02%) Front End Development
10 29 (16.02%) Blockchain
10 29 (16.02%) Smart Contracts
11 28 (15.47%) Redis
11 28 (15.47%) NoSQL
11 28 (15.47%) MySQL
12 27 (14.92%) Identity Management
12 27 (14.92%) Data Security
12 27 (14.92%) Windows
12 27 (14.92%) Distributed Ledger
12 27 (14.92%) Solidity
12 27 (14.92%) KYC
13 26 (14.36%) API Design
13 26 (14.36%) JavaScript
13 26 (14.36%) ITIL
13 26 (14.36%) PostgreSQL
13 26 (14.36%) Microsoft Azure
13 26 (14.36%) Cloud Computing
14 25 (13.81%) Microsoft Office

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 24 (13.26%) Ethereum
2 5 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (2.76%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.21%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.66%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.10%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.55%) Hyperledger
6 1 (0.55%) IIS
6 1 (0.55%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.55%) Smallworld
Applications
1 25 (13.81%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (4.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (3.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.55%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (14.92%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.10%) SAP Business One
2 2 (1.10%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.10%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.55%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.55%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 1 (0.55%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 32 (17.68%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (16.02%) GitHub
3 26 (14.36%) Cloud Computing
3 26 (14.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (4.42%) Office 365
5 5 (2.76%) SaaS
6 3 (1.66%) Slack
6 3 (1.66%) Trello
7 2 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.10%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.55%) npm
8 1 (0.55%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.60%) WAN
2 12 (6.63%) Firewall
3 10 (5.52%) Network Security
3 10 (5.52%) Wireless
4 9 (4.97%) BGP
4 9 (4.97%) MPLS
5 8 (4.42%) LAN
5 8 (4.42%) OSPF
5 8 (4.42%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.87%) DNS
6 7 (3.87%) Internet
7 6 (3.31%) DHCP
7 6 (3.31%) Ethernet
7 6 (3.31%) Unified Communications
7 6 (3.31%) VPN
8 5 (2.76%) Multicast
9 4 (2.21%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (2.21%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (2.21%) EIGRP
9 4 (2.21%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.02%) Blockchain
2 28 (15.47%) MySQL
2 28 (15.47%) NoSQL
2 28 (15.47%) Redis
3 26 (14.36%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (3.31%) Big Data
5 3 (1.66%) Apache Hive
5 3 (1.66%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.66%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.10%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.10%) Text Mining
7 1 (0.55%) GIS
7 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 35 (19.34%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.97%) JIRA
3 7 (3.87%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.31%) IntelliJ
4 6 (3.31%) Maven
5 4 (2.21%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.21%) JUnit
5 4 (2.21%) Subversion
6 3 (1.66%) Ant
6 3 (1.66%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.66%) JMeter
6 3 (1.66%) Mocha
6 3 (1.66%) Selenium
7 2 (1.10%) webpack
8 1 (0.55%) Babel
8 1 (0.55%) Bower
8 1 (0.55%) Gradle
8 1 (0.55%) gulp
8 1 (0.55%) Mockito
8 1 (0.55%) Vagrant
General
1 80 (44.20%) Finance
2 58 (32.04%) Banking
3 14 (7.73%) Retail
4 8 (4.42%) Legal
5 7 (3.87%) Marketing
6 6 (3.31%) Electronics
6 6 (3.31%) Law
7 5 (2.76%) Advertising
7 5 (2.76%) Back Office
7 5 (2.76%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.21%) Billing
9 2 (1.10%) French Language
9 2 (1.10%) Front Office
9 2 (1.10%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.55%) Games
10 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.55%) Russian Language
10 1 (0.55%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 42 (23.20%) Developer
2 28 (15.47%) Analyst
3 26 (14.36%) Blockchain Developer
4 24 (13.26%) Backend Developer
4 24 (13.26%) Node.js Developer
5 21 (11.60%) Senior Developer
6 19 (10.50%) JavaScript Developer
7 13 (7.18%) Senior Backend Developer
8 11 (6.08%) Architect
8 11 (6.08%) Network Engineer
9 9 (4.97%) Administrator
9 9 (4.97%) Service Analyst
9 9 (4.97%) Service Desk Analyst
9 9 (4.97%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (4.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.42%) QA Manager
10 8 (4.42%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 7 (3.87%) Support Engineer
11 7 (3.87%) Telecoms Manager
12 6 (3.31%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (19.34%) Node.js
2 29 (16.02%) Smart Contracts
3 23 (12.71%) Truffle
3 23 (12.71%) web3js
4 7 (3.87%) CSS
4 7 (3.87%) SOAP
4 7 (3.87%) Spring
5 6 (3.31%) HTML
5 6 (3.31%) Mason
5 6 (3.31%) Visualforce
6 5 (2.76%) XML
7 4 (2.21%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.21%) jQuery
7 4 (2.21%) Spring Boot
8 3 (1.66%) Chai
8 3 (1.66%) CSS3
8 3 (1.66%) jBPM
8 3 (1.66%) Natural Language Processing
8 3 (1.66%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (1.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.26%) Bitcoin
2 20 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.63%) Data Centre
4 11 (6.08%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.31%) Fintech
6 5 (2.76%) Virtual Team
7 4 (2.21%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.21%) Enterprise Cloud
7 4 (2.21%) Hedge funds
7 4 (2.21%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.66%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.66%) IPTV
9 2 (1.10%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.10%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.10%) CMDB
9 2 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.10%) Life Science
9 2 (1.10%) Smart Meter
9 2 (1.10%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 43 (23.76%) Linux
2 27 (14.92%) Windows
3 14 (7.73%) Windows 7
4 10 (5.52%) Unix
5 7 (3.87%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.31%) Windows 10
7 5 (2.76%) Android
7 5 (2.76%) CentOS
7 5 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.66%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.10%) VMS
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (19.89%) Test Automation
2 30 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (16.02%) Front End Development
4 27 (14.92%) Data Security
4 27 (14.92%) Identity Management
4 27 (14.92%) KYC
5 26 (14.36%) API Design
5 26 (14.36%) ITIL
6 25 (13.81%) API Development
7 21 (11.60%) Project Management
8 19 (10.50%) DevOps
9 18 (9.94%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (7.18%) Service Management
11 12 (6.63%) Configuration Management
12 11 (6.08%) Scrum
13 10 (5.52%) Presales
14 9 (4.97%) Coaching
14 9 (4.97%) Open Source
14 9 (4.97%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (22.10%) SQL
2 27 (14.92%) Solidity
3 26 (14.36%) JavaScript
4 24 (13.26%) ES6
5 21 (11.60%) Java
6 16 (8.84%) Python
7 6 (3.31%) Apex Code
7 6 (3.31%) C++
7 6 (3.31%) Ruby
8 5 (2.76%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.76%) Perl
9 3 (1.66%) C
9 3 (1.66%) C#
9 3 (1.66%) Scala
10 2 (1.10%) Julia
10 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.10%) R
10 2 (1.10%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.55%) ES7
11 1 (0.55%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 15 (8.29%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (6.08%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (5.52%) Degree
4 8 (4.42%) MCP
5 7 (3.87%) CCNA
5 7 (3.87%) CCNP
5 7 (3.87%) MCSE
5 7 (3.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.76%) CISSP
6 5 (2.76%) HND
7 3 (1.66%) PMP
8 2 (1.10%) CCA
8 2 (1.10%) CCIE
8 2 (1.10%) CCIP
8 2 (1.10%) CCVP
8 2 (1.10%) CISA
8 2 (1.10%) CISM
8 2 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.73%) QA
2 5 (2.76%) GDPR
3 3 (1.66%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.10%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.10%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.10%) PMO
5 1 (0.55%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (13.81%) Virtual Machines
2 24 (13.26%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.87%) Docker
4 6 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.66%) HDFS
5 3 (1.66%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.10%) XenApp
6 2 (1.10%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.55%) Firmware
7 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.55%) RHEV
7 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (6.08%) Ansible
2 9 (4.97%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (4.97%) Puppet
3 5 (2.76%) HP ALM
4 3 (1.66%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.10%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (1.10%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (1.10%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (1.10%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.55%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.55%) Oozie
6 1 (0.55%) Salt
6 1 (0.55%) SCCM
6 1 (0.55%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (22.65%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.60%) Cisco
3 11 (6.08%) Oracle
4 9 (4.97%) SAP
5 7 (3.87%) Capita
5 7 (3.87%) Google
5 7 (3.87%) VMware
6 6 (3.31%) HP
6 6 (3.31%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.76%) Avaya
7 5 (2.76%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.76%) SaltStack
8 4 (2.21%) Openreach
8 4 (2.21%) Palo Alto
8 4 (2.21%) Remedy
8 4 (2.21%) Virgin Media
9 3 (1.66%) Apple
9 3 (1.66%) Juniper
10 2 (1.10%) CA
10 2 (1.10%) Nokia