Period
to 24 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 110 57
Rank change year-on-year -60 -53 -10
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 170 344 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.66% 2.96% 4.58%
As % of the General category 2.87% 4.99% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 140 322 748
City of London median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% - -
10th Percentile £27,350 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £75,700 £89,875 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% - -

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 5916 6890 10525
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 57.91% 59.28% 61.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5334 6291 9105
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +2.68%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +5 5 £35,000 -33.33%
Telecoms
Central London

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 56 (32.94%) Finance
2 34 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 31 (18.24%) Firewall
4 30 (17.65%) SQL
5 29 (17.06%) Windows
6 27 (15.88%) Microsoft
6 27 (15.88%) Marketing
7 26 (15.29%) Linux
7 26 (15.29%) Data Centre
8 25 (14.71%) VMware
8 25 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (13.53%) Cisco
10 22 (12.94%) Internet
10 22 (12.94%) SQL Server
10 22 (12.94%) SAP
10 22 (12.94%) Electronics
11 21 (12.35%) Manufacturing
11 21 (12.35%) Programme Management
11 21 (12.35%) MS Exchange
11 21 (12.35%) Digital Marketing
12 20 (11.76%) Management Information System
12 20 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
13 19 (11.18%) DNS
13 19 (11.18%) Microsoft Azure
14 18 (10.59%) Project Management
15 17 (10.00%) ITIL
15 17 (10.00%) Degree
16 16 (9.41%) Ruby
16 16 (9.41%) MySQL

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 (12.35%) MS Exchange
2 10 (5.88%) SAS
3 4 (2.35%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.76%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.59%) Apache
6 1 (0.59%) CMS
6 1 (0.59%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.59%) IIS
6 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (7.06%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.76%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.59%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (7.06%) Revive Adserver
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (8.24%) Office 365
4 7 (4.12%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (2.94%) Heroku
6 3 (1.76%) SaaS
6 3 (1.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.18%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.18%) CloudSense
7 2 (1.18%) PaaS
8 1 (0.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.59%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.59%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.59%) IaaS
8 1 (0.59%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.59%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 31 (18.24%) Firewall
2 22 (12.94%) Internet
3 19 (11.18%) DNS
4 15 (8.82%) SSL
5 13 (7.65%) LAN
6 11 (6.47%) SAN
6 11 (6.47%) WAN
7 9 (5.29%) Network Security
7 9 (5.29%) VPN
8 8 (4.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (4.71%) VoIP
8 8 (4.71%) Wireless
9 7 (4.12%) BGP
9 7 (4.12%) TCP/IP
10 6 (3.53%) EIGRP
10 6 (3.53%) IPsec
10 6 (3.53%) OSPF
10 6 (3.53%) Unified Communications
10 6 (3.53%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (2.35%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (9.41%) MySQL
4 10 (5.88%) QlikView
5 8 (4.71%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (2.94%) Big Data
8 2 (1.18%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.59%) ArangoDB
9 1 (0.59%) InfluxDB
9 1 (0.59%) MS Access
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.12%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.18%) Jasmine
3 2 (1.18%) Mocha
3 2 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.59%) CircleCI
4 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.59%) Maven
4 1 (0.59%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.59%) Selenium
4 1 (0.59%) Subversion
4 1 (0.59%) TestFairy
4 1 (0.59%) WebDriver
General
1 56 (32.94%) Finance
2 27 (15.88%) Marketing
3 22 (12.94%) Electronics
4 21 (12.35%) Manufacturing
5 15 (8.82%) Games
6 13 (7.65%) Banking
7 4 (2.35%) Retail
8 3 (1.76%) Front Office
8 3 (1.76%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.76%) Legal
8 3 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.18%) Advertising
9 2 (1.18%) Automotive
10 1 (0.59%) Billing
10 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (17.65%) Developer
2 22 (12.94%) Analyst
3 17 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (8.24%) Azure Engineer
5 13 (7.65%) Network Engineer
6 10 (5.88%) Data Analyst
6 10 (5.88%) QlikView Analyst
6 10 (5.88%) SAS Analyst
6 10 (5.88%) SAS Data Analyst
6 10 (5.88%) Software Developer
7 9 (5.29%) Desktop Support
8 8 (4.71%) Applications Developer
8 8 (4.71%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (4.71%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.12%) IT Support
9 7 (4.12%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.53%) C# Developer
10 6 (3.53%) Consultant
10 6 (3.53%) Database Analyst
10 6 (3.53%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.06%) .NET
2 6 (3.53%) Node.js
2 6 (3.53%) REST
2 6 (3.53%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (2.94%) Express
3 5 (2.94%) XML
4 4 (2.35%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (2.35%) CSS
4 4 (2.35%) React
5 3 (1.76%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.76%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.76%) OAuth
5 3 (1.76%) OpenID
5 3 (1.76%) SAML
5 3 (1.76%) WCF
6 2 (1.18%) HTML
6 2 (1.18%) Redux
6 2 (1.18%) RESTful
6 2 (1.18%) Web Services
6 2 (1.18%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.29%) Data Centre
2 20 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.47%) Public Cloud
4 9 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.71%) Reinsurance
5 8 (4.71%) Social Media
6 7 (4.12%) Clustering
6 7 (4.12%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (3.53%) Media Streaming
7 6 (3.53%) User Experience
8 4 (2.35%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (2.35%) Smartphone
8 4 (2.35%) Social Network
9 3 (1.76%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.76%) Derivative
9 3 (1.76%) Equities
9 3 (1.76%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.76%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.76%) STB
Operating Systems
1 29 (17.06%) Windows
2 26 (15.29%) Linux
3 12 (7.06%) Windows Server
4 8 (4.71%) Unix
4 8 (4.71%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.35%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.18%) CentOS
7 2 (1.18%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.59%) Android
8 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.59%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.59%) VMS
8 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (12.35%) Digital Marketing
2 21 (12.35%) Programme Management
3 18 (10.59%) Project Management
4 17 (10.00%) ITIL
5 14 (8.24%) Machine Learning
5 14 (8.24%) Service Delivery
6 12 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (7.06%) IT Strategy
6 12 (7.06%) Mentoring
6 12 (7.06%) PRINCE2
6 12 (7.06%) Software Deployment
7 11 (6.47%) Information Security
7 11 (6.47%) Runbook
8 10 (5.88%) Analytics
8 10 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (5.29%) OO
10 8 (4.71%) Business Continuity
10 8 (4.71%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.65%) SQL
2 16 (9.41%) Ruby
3 14 (8.24%) PHP
4 13 (7.65%) Python
5 11 (6.47%) JavaScript
5 11 (6.47%) T-SQL
6 9 (5.29%) C#
7 6 (3.53%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.94%) Java
9 3 (1.76%) Perl
9 3 (1.76%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.18%) C++
10 2 (1.18%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.59%) C
11 1 (0.59%) Erlang
11 1 (0.59%) Go
11 1 (0.59%) Tcl
11 1 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (10.00%) Degree
2 15 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (4.71%) CCIE
4 6 (3.53%) MCSE
4 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.53%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.94%) CCNP
6 4 (2.35%) CCNA
6 4 (2.35%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.35%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.35%) PMP
7 3 (1.76%) CISM
7 3 (1.76%) CISSP
8 2 (1.18%) GCIA
8 2 (1.18%) GCIH
8 2 (1.18%) GIAC
8 2 (1.18%) HND
8 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.18%) MCP
8 2 (1.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.29%) QA
2 8 (4.71%) GDPR
3 5 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.76%) SLA
5 2 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.18%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.59%) COBIT
6 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.59%) Solvency II
System Software
1 34 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 25 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.47%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (2.35%) Docker
4 4 (2.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (2.35%) XenApp
4 4 (2.35%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.76%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.76%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.18%) iptables
7 1 (0.59%) KVM
7 1 (0.59%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (4.71%) Puppet
2 7 (4.12%) Ansible
3 4 (2.35%) CFEngine
3 4 (2.35%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (2.35%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.76%) CA Single Sign-On
4 3 (1.76%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 3 (1.76%) Salt
5 2 (1.18%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.18%) CSIRT
5 2 (1.18%) QRadar
5 2 (1.18%) SELinux
6 1 (0.59%) Cacti
6 1 (0.59%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.59%) Grafana
6 1 (0.59%) Munin
6 1 (0.59%) Nagios
6 1 (0.59%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (15.88%) Microsoft
2 25 (14.71%) VMware
3 23 (13.53%) Cisco
4 22 (12.94%) SAP
5 10 (5.88%) Avaya
6 8 (4.71%) Citrix
7 7 (4.12%) Google
8 6 (3.53%) DoubleClick
8 6 (3.53%) Oracle
9 5 (2.94%) Juniper
9 5 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (2.35%) F5
10 4 (2.35%) Twitter
11 3 (1.76%) CA
11 3 (1.76%) Capita
11 3 (1.76%) CyberArk
11 3 (1.76%) Fortinet
11 3 (1.76%) Meraki
11 3 (1.76%) Nortel
11 3 (1.76%) Symantec