Period
to 22 February 2019

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 22 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 157 201 136
Rank change year-on-year +44 -65 -62
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 185 142 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.78% 1.32% 2.22%
As % of the General category 3.58% 2.26% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 147 120 204
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -0.94%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,425 £30,000
90th Percentile £91,500 £82,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -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 the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5,161 6,281 6,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 49.67% 58.56% 57.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4,584 5,644 5,524
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +0.84%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £97,500 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

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 22 February 2019.

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 22 February 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
Moorgate - 8 £65,000 - 1
Telecoms
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 39 (21.08%) Finance
2 37 (20.00%) Windows
3 33 (17.84%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (17.30%) Microsoft
4 32 (17.30%) Active Directory
5 29 (15.68%) Java
6 28 (15.14%) Microsoft Office
7 27 (14.59%) Amazon AWS
7 27 (14.59%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (14.05%) Degree
8 26 (14.05%) Cisco
9 23 (12.43%) TCP/IP
10 21 (11.35%) Project Management
10 21 (11.35%) SQL
11 20 (10.81%) Banking
11 20 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
11 20 (10.81%) Node.js
12 18 (9.73%) Firewall
13 17 (9.19%) VMware
13 17 (9.19%) Office 365
13 17 (9.19%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (8.65%) DevOps
14 16 (8.65%) Windows 10
14 16 (8.65%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (8.65%) Retail
14 16 (8.65%) MPLS
14 16 (8.65%) MySQL
14 16 (8.65%) SQL Server
14 16 (8.65%) Linux
15 15 (8.11%) J2EE

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 12 (6.49%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.86%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (4.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (3.24%) Apache Spark
4 6 (3.24%) JBoss
5 5 (2.70%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.16%) Ethereum
6 4 (2.16%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.62%) WordPress
8 2 (1.08%) Apache
9 1 (0.54%) CMS
9 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.54%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 28 (15.14%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.08%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.54%) R3 Corda
2 1 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.54%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.54%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.54%) SAP FI-CA
2 1 (0.54%) SAP PSCD
2 1 (0.54%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 27 (14.59%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (9.19%) Office 365
4 10 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (4.86%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (4.32%) AWS Lambda
6 8 (4.32%) Serverless
7 4 (2.16%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.62%) GitHub
9 2 (1.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (1.08%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (1.08%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.54%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.54%) PaaS
10 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.43%) TCP/IP
2 18 (9.73%) Firewall
3 16 (8.65%) MPLS
4 15 (8.11%) PBX
5 14 (7.57%) Ethernet
6 13 (7.03%) VoIP
7 12 (6.49%) VPN
8 11 (5.95%) BGP
8 11 (5.95%) WAN
9 10 (5.41%) 3G
9 10 (5.41%) 4G
9 10 (5.41%) DNS
9 10 (5.41%) OSPF
10 9 (4.86%) Network Security
10 9 (4.86%) Reverse Proxy
11 8 (4.32%) GPRS
11 8 (4.32%) GSM
11 8 (4.32%) LTE
11 8 (4.32%) PSTN
12 5 (2.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.65%) MySQL
1 16 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.49%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.78%) Big Data
3 7 (3.78%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.16%) Apache Hive
4 4 (2.16%) Blockchain
5 3 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.62%) Redis
6 2 (1.08%) BigQuery
6 2 (1.08%) Bigtable
6 2 (1.08%) HDInsight
6 2 (1.08%) Impala
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.08%) QlikView
6 2 (1.08%) Spotfire
6 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.54%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.54%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (4.86%) Maven
2 8 (4.32%) Gradle
3 5 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.08%) Axure RP
4 2 (1.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (1.08%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.54%) GitLab
5 1 (0.54%) GoCD
5 1 (0.54%) JIRA
5 1 (0.54%) JUnit
5 1 (0.54%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (21.08%) Finance
2 20 (10.81%) Banking
3 16 (8.65%) Retail
4 14 (7.57%) Advertising
5 12 (6.49%) Electronics
6 10 (5.41%) Legal
7 6 (3.24%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.70%) Law
8 5 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (2.16%) Marketing
10 3 (1.62%) Publishing
11 2 (1.08%) Back Office
11 2 (1.08%) Games
12 1 (0.54%) Billing
12 1 (0.54%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 23 (12.43%) Architect
2 19 (10.27%) Support Engineer
3 18 (9.73%) Developer
4 13 (7.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (7.03%) Junior
5 12 (6.49%) Analyst
5 12 (6.49%) Java Developer
6 11 (5.95%) Desktop Support
7 10 (5.41%) Desktop Engineer
7 10 (5.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 10 (5.41%) IT Engineer
8 9 (4.86%) IT Support
9 8 (4.32%) Network Engineer
9 8 (4.32%) Software Engineer
10 7 (3.78%) IT Support Engineer
10 7 (3.78%) Project Manager
11 6 (3.24%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (3.24%) Junior Architect
11 6 (3.24%) Service Analyst
11 6 (3.24%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.81%) Node.js
2 15 (8.11%) J2EE
3 14 (7.57%) .NET
4 13 (7.03%) Spring
5 11 (5.95%) REST
6 10 (5.41%) React
7 9 (4.86%) .NET Core
7 9 (4.86%) WebSockets
8 8 (4.32%) RESTful
9 7 (3.78%) AngularJS
9 7 (3.78%) Hibernate
9 7 (3.78%) SOAP
9 7 (3.78%) Web Services
10 6 (3.24%) CSS
10 6 (3.24%) CSS3
10 6 (3.24%) HTML
10 6 (3.24%) HTML5
10 6 (3.24%) jQuery
10 6 (3.24%) Spring MVC
10 6 (3.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.59%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.95%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.86%) Blackberry
3 9 (4.86%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (3.78%) Eurex
4 7 (3.78%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.70%) Digital Media
5 5 (2.70%) User Experience
6 3 (1.62%) Bitcoin
7 2 (1.08%) FMCG
7 2 (1.08%) iPhone
7 2 (1.08%) Renewable Energy
7 2 (1.08%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.08%) Social Media
7 2 (1.08%) Wiki
8 1 (0.54%) CCTV
8 1 (0.54%) Fintech
8 1 (0.54%) iPad
8 1 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (20.00%) Windows
2 16 (8.65%) Linux
2 16 (8.65%) Windows 10
3 13 (7.03%) Windows 7
4 11 (5.95%) Android
5 9 (4.86%) Apple iOS
5 9 (4.86%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.62%) Unix
7 3 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.08%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.54%) CentOS
9 1 (0.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (17.84%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (11.35%) Project Management
3 17 (9.19%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (8.65%) DevOps
5 15 (8.11%) Decision-Making
5 15 (8.11%) ITIL
6 14 (7.57%) Software Engineering
7 13 (7.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 12 (6.49%) Analytics
8 12 (6.49%) API Design
8 12 (6.49%) Release Management
8 12 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (5.95%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (5.95%) Microservices
9 11 (5.95%) Test Automation
10 10 (5.41%) Computer Science
10 10 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (4.86%) BPMN
11 9 (4.86%) Load Balancing
11 9 (4.86%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 29 (15.68%) Java
2 21 (11.35%) SQL
3 13 (7.03%) JavaScript
3 13 (7.03%) Python
4 11 (5.95%) Scala
5 10 (5.41%) C#
6 8 (4.32%) PHP
6 8 (4.32%) R
7 4 (2.16%) C
8 3 (1.62%) ES6
8 3 (1.62%) Java 8
8 3 (1.62%) Solidity
9 2 (1.08%) Kotlin
9 2 (1.08%) VBA
10 1 (0.54%) AspectJ
10 1 (0.54%) C++
10 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (14.05%) Degree
2 12 (6.49%) CCNP
2 12 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 9 (4.86%) SC Cleared
5 8 (4.32%) ISEB
5 8 (4.32%) ISTQB
6 7 (3.78%) MCP
7 5 (2.70%) CCNA
7 5 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (2.70%) JNCIS
8 4 (2.16%) MCSA
8 4 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.62%) JNCIA
9 3 (1.62%) MCSE
9 3 (1.62%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 2 (1.08%) APMP
10 2 (1.08%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 2 (1.08%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.32%) QA
2 6 (3.24%) PMO
3 4 (2.16%) SLA
4 3 (1.62%) GDPR
5 2 (1.08%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.54%) COBIT
6 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.54%) Solvency II
System Software
1 32 (17.30%) Active Directory
2 16 (8.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (7.57%) Docker
4 9 (4.86%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.24%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (2.70%) XenApp
7 3 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (4.32%) AirWatch
2 5 (2.70%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.16%) Ansible
4 3 (1.62%) Grafana
4 3 (1.62%) Prometheus
5 2 (1.08%) Clonezilla
5 2 (1.08%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (1.08%) Kibana
5 2 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.08%) Puppet
6 1 (0.54%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.54%) Nagios
6 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (17.30%) Microsoft
2 26 (14.05%) Cisco
3 17 (9.19%) VMware
4 14 (7.57%) Apple
5 8 (4.32%) Atlassian
5 8 (4.32%) Juniper
5 8 (4.32%) MobileIron
6 7 (3.78%) Bloomberg
6 7 (3.78%) Citrix
6 7 (3.78%) CQG
6 7 (3.78%) FFastFill
6 7 (3.78%) Fidessa
6 7 (3.78%) Reuters
7 6 (3.24%) SAP
8 5 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.16%) Google
9 4 (2.16%) NetApp
9 4 (2.16%) Nokia
9 4 (2.16%) Openreach
9 4 (2.16%) Oracle