Period
to

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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 205 166 136
Rank change year-on-year -39 -30 +19
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 74 65 136
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.01% 1.30% 1.94%
As % of the General category 1.59% 2.12% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 61 61 126
10th Percentile £43,750 £51,250 £34,375
25th Percentile £50,000 £58,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £75,000 £63,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +19.05% -3.08%
75th Percentile £100,750 £85,000 £82,188
90th Percentile £117,500 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £75,000 £63,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +19.05% +0.80%

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 4,651 3,061 4,286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 63.59% 61.26% 61.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3,599 2,678 3,742
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £86,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £108,750 £105,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Telecoms as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Telecoms in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London Bridge - 1 £90,000 -
Telecoms
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 48 (64.86%) Finance
2 28 (37.84%) Marketing
2 28 (37.84%) Public Sector
3 27 (36.49%) Social Skills
3 27 (36.49%) SAP
3 27 (36.49%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (35.14%) Electronics
4 26 (35.14%) Manufacturing
4 26 (35.14%) Programme Management
4 26 (35.14%) Digital Marketing
5 20 (27.03%) Degree
5 20 (27.03%) Python
6 17 (22.97%) Agile
6 17 (22.97%) Data Centre
7 16 (21.62%) Java
7 16 (21.62%) Software Engineering
8 13 (17.57%) C#
8 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Office
9 12 (16.22%) Decision-Making
10 11 (14.86%) Technical Leadership
10 11 (14.86%) C++
10 11 (14.86%) Perl
10 11 (14.86%) C
10 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
11 10 (13.51%) Artificial Intelligence
11 10 (13.51%) OO
11 10 (13.51%) Windows
11 10 (13.51%) OOD
11 10 (13.51%) Active Directory
11 10 (13.51%) Computer Science Degree

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 8 (10.81%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.35%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Toggl
2 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.35%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.35%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.35%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) AWS
2 2 (2.70%) Azure
2 2 (2.70%) GCP
3 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.35%) Figma
3 1 (1.35%) GitHub
3 1 (1.35%) IaaS
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (1.35%) Miro
3 1 (1.35%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.35%) Power Platform
3 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) Internet
2 8 (10.81%) NAS
2 8 (10.81%) VoIP
3 4 (5.41%) LAN
3 4 (5.41%) WAN
4 2 (2.70%) Firewall
4 2 (2.70%) Network Security
4 2 (2.70%) SD-WAN
4 2 (2.70%) Wireless
5 1 (1.35%) 5G
5 1 (1.35%) BGP
5 1 (1.35%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.35%) MPLS
5 1 (1.35%) OSPF
5 1 (1.35%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.35%) VPN
5 1 (1.35%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) Big Data
2 3 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (4.05%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.35%) ArangoDB
3 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.35%) GIS
3 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.35%) HBase
3 1 (1.35%) InfluxDB
3 1 (1.35%) Power BI
3 1 (1.35%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.35%) QGIS
3 1 (1.35%) Redis
3 1 (1.35%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.35%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.35%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.41%) JIRA
3 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.35%) Appium
4 1 (1.35%) Charles Proxy
4 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.35%) Maven
4 1 (1.35%) Postman
4 1 (1.35%) Selenium
4 1 (1.35%) Serenity BDD
4 1 (1.35%) WebDriver
General
1 48 (64.86%) Finance
2 28 (37.84%) Marketing
2 28 (37.84%) Public Sector
3 27 (36.49%) Social Skills
4 26 (35.14%) Electronics
4 26 (35.14%) Manufacturing
5 10 (13.51%) Presentation Skills
6 8 (10.81%) Banking
6 8 (10.81%) Investment Banking
7 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (5.41%) Law
7 4 (5.41%) Legal
8 2 (2.70%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (1.35%) Advertising
9 1 (1.35%) Automotive
9 1 (1.35%) Back Office
9 1 (1.35%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 9 (12.16%) Software Engineer
2 8 (10.81%) Developer
2 8 (10.81%) Support Engineer
3 7 (9.46%) Desktop Engineer
3 7 (9.46%) Desktop Support
3 7 (9.46%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 6 (8.11%) Lead Software Engineer
4 6 (8.11%) Software Manager
5 4 (5.41%) Development Manager
5 4 (5.41%) Java Developer
5 4 (5.41%) Lead Developer
5 4 (5.41%) Software Development Manager
6 3 (4.05%) Analyst
6 3 (4.05%) Change Coordinator
6 3 (4.05%) Consultant
6 3 (4.05%) Coordinator
6 3 (4.05%) Engineering Manager
6 3 (4.05%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.05%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.11%) Web Services
2 4 (5.41%) Spring
2 4 (5.41%) Spring Boot
3 3 (4.05%) Kafka
3 3 (4.05%) REST
4 2 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.35%) .NET
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Thrift
5 1 (1.35%) CORBA
5 1 (1.35%) CSS
5 1 (1.35%) Guice
5 1 (1.35%) HTML
5 1 (1.35%) HTML5
5 1 (1.35%) Lucene
5 1 (1.35%) Node.js
5 1 (1.35%) Protocol Buffers
5 1 (1.35%) RESTful
5 1 (1.35%) Swagger
5 1 (1.35%) WebRTC
5 1 (1.35%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.97%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.81%) Blackberry
3 7 (9.46%) Algorithms
3 7 (9.46%) Data Structures
4 5 (6.76%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (5.41%) Blog
5 4 (5.41%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (5.41%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (4.05%) Smart Meter
6 3 (4.05%) User Experience
7 2 (2.70%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.70%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.35%) IoT
8 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.51%) Windows
2 9 (12.16%) Linux
3 8 (10.81%) Mac OS
3 8 (10.81%) Windows 10
3 8 (10.81%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.35%) FreeBSD
4 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.35%) Unix
4 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.49%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (35.14%) Digital Marketing
2 26 (35.14%) Programme Management
3 17 (22.97%) Agile
4 16 (21.62%) Software Engineering
5 12 (16.22%) Decision-Making
6 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
6 11 (14.86%) Technical Leadership
7 10 (13.51%) Artificial Intelligence
7 10 (13.51%) OO
7 10 (13.51%) OOD
8 9 (12.16%) Machine Learning
9 8 (10.81%) Application Packaging
9 8 (10.81%) Architectural Design
9 8 (10.81%) Fintech
9 8 (10.81%) Inventory Control
9 8 (10.81%) Inventory Management
9 8 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (9.46%) Line Management
10 7 (9.46%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.03%) Python
2 16 (21.62%) Java
3 13 (17.57%) C#
4 11 (14.86%) C
4 11 (14.86%) C++
4 11 (14.86%) Perl
5 8 (10.81%) Ruby
6 7 (9.46%) SQL
7 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.35%) ABAP
8 1 (1.35%) Bash
8 1 (1.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.35%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
8 1 (1.35%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.35%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (27.03%) Degree
2 10 (13.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.70%) PMP
3 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) CCA
4 1 (1.35%) CCNA
4 1 (1.35%) CCNP
4 1 (1.35%) CISSP
4 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) HNC
4 1 (1.35%) HND
4 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.35%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) GDPR
2 3 (4.05%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.70%) PMO
4 1 (1.35%) Accessibility
4 1 (1.35%) QA
4 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.11%) Docker
3 1 (1.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (6.76%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.70%) Ansible
3 1 (1.35%) Puppet
3 1 (1.35%) Terraform
3 1 (1.35%) vRealize
3 1 (1.35%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 27 (36.49%) SAP
2 9 (12.16%) Cisco
3 8 (10.81%) Bloomberg
3 8 (10.81%) Fidessa
3 8 (10.81%) HP
3 8 (10.81%) Lotus
3 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.41%) OneTrust
5 3 (4.05%) Citrix
5 3 (4.05%) VMware
6 2 (2.70%) Arqiva
7 1 (1.35%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.35%) Atmel
7 1 (1.35%) Google
7 1 (1.35%) Juniper
7 1 (1.35%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.35%) Splunk
7 1 (1.35%) Zscaler