Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 171 150 178
Rank change year-on-year -21 +28 +33
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 58 155 174
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.19% 1.82% 1.70%
As % of the General category 2.40% 3.59% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 55 143 136
10th Percentile £53,250 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £62,500 £41,250 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £60,000 £61,250
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% -2.04% -5.77%
75th Percentile £84,375 £78,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £84,000 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +2.13%

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 2,414 4,319 5,278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 49.70% 50.74% 51.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,075 3,751 4,685
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £49,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £108,750 £106,250 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% +8.33%

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 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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 26 (44.83%) Finance
2 21 (36.21%) Python
3 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (29.31%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (27.59%) SAP
5 16 (27.59%) Programme Management
5 16 (27.59%) Manufacturing
5 16 (27.59%) Marketing
6 15 (25.86%) Digital Marketing
6 15 (25.86%) Electronics
6 15 (25.86%) Public Sector
7 13 (22.41%) AWS
8 11 (18.97%) Linux
9 10 (17.24%) Bash Shell
9 10 (17.24%) DevOps
10 9 (15.52%) Jenkins
10 9 (15.52%) Product Requirements
10 9 (15.52%) Product Strategy
11 8 (13.79%) Windows Server
11 8 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (13.79%) Scrum
11 8 (13.79%) VMware
11 8 (13.79%) Windows
11 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
11 8 (13.79%) PHP
11 8 (13.79%) Cisco
11 8 (13.79%) Analytics
11 8 (13.79%) Product Management
11 8 (13.79%) Kanban
12 7 (12.07%) JIRA

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 4 (6.90%) Apache
2 2 (3.45%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (1.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.41%) AWS
2 7 (12.07%) Azure
3 6 (10.34%) GCP
3 6 (10.34%) Microsoft 365
4 3 (5.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.45%) SaaS
6 1 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (1.72%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.72%) Azure Functions
6 1 (1.72%) IaaS
6 1 (1.72%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.72%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (1.72%) PaaS
6 1 (1.72%) Serverless
6 1 (1.72%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Firewall
2 6 (10.34%) Network Security
3 5 (8.62%) LAN
3 5 (8.62%) WAN
4 4 (6.90%) BGP
4 4 (6.90%) BIG-IP
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (6.90%) OSPF
4 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.90%) VoIP
4 4 (6.90%) VPN
4 4 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (6.90%) Wireless
5 3 (5.17%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (5.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (5.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (5.17%) MGCP
5 3 (5.17%) Multicast
5 3 (5.17%) NX-OS
5 3 (5.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.90%) BigQuery
2 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.72%) Big Data
3 1 (1.72%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.72%) Ingres
3 1 (1.72%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.07%) JIRA
3 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.90%) Travis CI
5 1 (1.72%) Babel
5 1 (1.72%) git-flow
5 1 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.72%) webpack
General
1 26 (44.83%) Finance
2 16 (27.59%) Manufacturing
2 16 (27.59%) Marketing
3 15 (25.86%) Electronics
3 15 (25.86%) Public Sector
4 3 (5.17%) Banking
5 2 (3.45%) Law
6 1 (1.72%) Automotive
6 1 (1.72%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (15.52%) Developer
1 9 (15.52%) Product Manager
2 8 (13.79%) Technical Manager
2 8 (13.79%) Technical Product Manager
3 7 (12.07%) Network Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Data Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Angular Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Python Developer
6 4 (6.90%) React Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Data Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) BSS Project Manager
7 3 (5.17%) OSS Project Manager
7 3 (5.17%) PHP Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Sales Director
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) HTML
2 6 (10.34%) CSS
3 5 (8.62%) .NET
3 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
3 5 (8.62%) jQuery
3 5 (8.62%) Node.js
4 4 (6.90%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (6.90%) React
4 4 (6.90%) XML
5 3 (5.17%) HTML5
6 2 (3.45%) CSS3
6 2 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (3.45%) Spring
6 2 (3.45%) Spring MVC
6 2 (3.45%) Vue.js
7 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.72%) Kafka
7 1 (1.72%) RESTful
7 1 (1.72%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Algorithms
1 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (10.34%) Data Structures
2 5 (8.62%) User Experience
3 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (3.45%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.45%) Video on Demand
4 2 (3.45%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.72%) Blog
5 1 (1.72%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.72%) iPad
5 1 (1.72%) iPhone
5 1 (1.72%) IPTV
5 1 (1.72%) Media Streaming
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.72%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.97%) Linux
2 8 (13.79%) Windows
2 8 (13.79%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.72%) Android
3 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.31%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (27.59%) Programme Management
4 15 (25.86%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (17.24%) DevOps
6 9 (15.52%) Product Requirements
6 9 (15.52%) Product Strategy
7 8 (13.79%) Analytics
7 8 (13.79%) Kanban
7 8 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (13.79%) Product Management
7 8 (13.79%) Scrum
8 6 (10.34%) ETL
9 5 (8.62%) Data Integration
9 5 (8.62%) Data Modelling
9 5 (8.62%) Data Science
9 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 4 (6.90%) API Design
10 4 (6.90%) API Development
10 4 (6.90%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.21%) Python
2 10 (17.24%) Bash Shell
3 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.79%) PHP
4 6 (10.34%) SQL
5 4 (6.90%) Java
6 3 (5.17%) C++
6 3 (5.17%) R
7 2 (3.45%) Java 8
7 2 (3.45%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.72%) C#
8 1 (1.72%) ES6
8 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) CCNP
1 5 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.17%) CCIE
2 3 (5.17%) PMP
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) CCVP
4 1 (1.72%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) ISO 20022
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.45%) VMware NSX
3 2 (3.45%) XenApp
4 1 (1.72%) Docker
4 1 (1.72%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) Ansible
2 5 (8.62%) Terraform
3 4 (6.90%) Kubernetes
4 3 (5.17%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (5.17%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (5.17%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (3.45%) Puppet
5 2 (3.45%) QRadar
6 1 (1.72%) AssetCenter
Vendors
1 16 (27.59%) SAP
2 8 (13.79%) Cisco
2 8 (13.79%) VMware
3 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.07%) Palo Alto
4 5 (8.62%) Google
4 5 (8.62%) HP
5 4 (6.90%) F5
5 4 (6.90%) SolarWinds
6 3 (5.17%) ExtraHop
6 3 (5.17%) IBM
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle
6 3 (5.17%) Radianz
7 2 (3.45%) Citrix
7 2 (3.45%) EMC
7 2 (3.45%) Splunk
8 1 (1.72%) Compaq
8 1 (1.72%) Dell
8 1 (1.72%) Meraki
8 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow