Period
to 11 December 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 11 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
England > London
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 144 142 117
Rank change year-on-year -2 -25 -49
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1,254 1,599 2,113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.33% 2.40% 2.85%
As % of the General category 4.82% 4.85% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 989 1,270 1,619
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £30,725 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,800 £90,000 £88,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

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 London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 26,031 32,958 40,791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.38% 49.52% 54.93%
Number of salaries quoted 20,574 26,098 29,226
London median annual salary £65,000 £64,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £97,500 £93,750
England median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% +5.77% +4.00%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in London

Telecoms
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms in London.

Salary trend for Telecoms in London

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in London over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in London

Telecoms
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the London region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
Central London +39 267 £60,000 +9.09% 47
West London -27 56 £55,000 +29.41% 18
South London -9 40 £55,000 +46.67% 7
East London +15 22 £35,753 -27.77% 8
North London +3 11 £30,000 -29.41% 4
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 London region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 338 (26.95%) Finance
2 256 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
3 196 (15.63%) Degree
4 178 (14.19%) Microsoft
5 165 (13.16%) AWS
6 158 (12.60%) SAP
7 156 (12.44%) Cisco
8 150 (11.96%) Marketing
9 144 (11.48%) Retail
10 140 (11.16%) Python
11 135 (10.77%) Cisco Certification
12 134 (10.69%) Manufacturing
13 129 (10.29%) Java
14 128 (10.21%) Banking
15 127 (10.13%) Windows
15 127 (10.13%) WAN
16 125 (9.97%) Azure
17 119 (9.49%) Firewall
18 116 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
18 116 (9.25%) Problem-Solving
19 113 (9.01%) ITIL
20 112 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
20 112 (8.93%) Project Management
21 111 (8.85%) SQL
21 111 (8.85%) Electronics
22 107 (8.53%) Project Delivery
23 105 (8.37%) Programme Management
24 104 (8.29%) CCNP
24 104 (8.29%) DevOps
25 103 (8.21%) Public Sector

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 37 (2.95%) MS Exchange
2 24 (1.91%) Apache Spark
3 21 (1.67%) Smallworld
4 13 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (1.04%) Skype for Business
5 10 (0.80%) SAS
6 9 (0.72%) Confluence
6 9 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (0.64%) Apache
8 7 (0.56%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.32%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.32%) Mule
9 4 (0.32%) Mule ESB
9 4 (0.32%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.24%) IBM Domino
10 3 (0.24%) IIS
10 3 (0.24%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.24%) Site Server
Applications
1 73 (5.82%) Microsoft Office
2 36 (2.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 29 (2.31%) AutoCAD
4 23 (1.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (0.88%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.48%) Figma
6 6 (0.48%) Sketch
6 6 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.32%) Chatbot
8 4 (0.32%) InVision
8 4 (0.32%) Marvel
8 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.080%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.080%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (2.15%) SAP S/4HANA
2 14 (1.12%) SAP CO
2 14 (1.12%) SAP FI
2 14 (1.12%) SAP FI/CO
2 14 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.48%) SAP ERP
3 6 (0.48%) SAP HCM
4 5 (0.40%) Oracle iProcurement
4 5 (0.40%) SAP Payroll
5 4 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.24%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 2 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.16%) CSG Singleview
7 2 (0.16%) SAP MDG
7 2 (0.16%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.16%) SAP SCM
7 2 (0.16%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.16%) Unica
8 1 (0.080%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 165 (13.16%) AWS
2 125 (9.97%) Azure
3 70 (5.58%) Office 365
4 43 (3.43%) SaaS
5 35 (2.79%) Serverless
6 27 (2.15%) SuccessFactors
7 25 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
8 23 (1.83%) AWS Lambda
9 21 (1.67%) Power Platform
10 20 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
11 19 (1.52%) GCP
12 14 (1.12%) Amazon S3
12 14 (1.12%) GitHub
13 13 (1.04%) IaaS
14 8 (0.64%) CloudFront
15 7 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
15 7 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 6 (0.48%) Amazon Cognito
16 6 (0.48%) AWS CodePipeline
16 6 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 127 (10.13%) WAN
2 119 (9.49%) Firewall
3 98 (7.81%) Broadband
3 98 (7.81%) LAN
4 85 (6.78%) BGP
5 81 (6.46%) MPLS
6 71 (5.66%) TCP/IP
7 70 (5.58%) Internet
8 69 (5.50%) VPN
9 61 (4.86%) OSPF
10 55 (4.39%) VoIP
11 54 (4.31%) Wi-Fi
12 52 (4.15%) Network Security
13 39 (3.11%) DHCP
14 38 (3.03%) DNS
14 38 (3.03%) Wireless
15 35 (2.79%) Unified Communications
16 34 (2.71%) Ethernet
17 30 (2.39%) Cisco ASA
18 25 (1.99%) GPON
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (6.14%) SQL Server
2 67 (5.34%) Big Data
3 37 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (2.15%) GIS
6 26 (2.07%) Hadoop
7 25 (1.99%) SQL Server 2016
8 23 (1.83%) SAP HANA
9 21 (1.67%) Power BI
10 20 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 20 (1.59%) MySQL
10 20 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 19 (1.52%) Data Mining
12 15 (1.20%) Relational Database
13 14 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 14 (1.12%) Apache Hive
14 7 (0.56%) BigQuery
14 7 (0.56%) Blockchain
15 5 (0.40%) Amazon QuickSight
15 5 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 55 (4.39%) Git (software)
2 45 (3.59%) Jenkins
3 28 (2.23%) Selenium
4 20 (1.59%) JIRA
5 13 (1.04%) Cucumber
6 9 (0.72%) eggPlant
6 9 (0.72%) HP UFT
6 9 (0.72%) SpecFlow
6 9 (0.72%) WebDriver
7 8 (0.64%) JMeter
7 8 (0.64%) SonarQube
8 6 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (0.48%) Bitbucket
8 6 (0.48%) Gradle
8 6 (0.48%) Jasmine
8 6 (0.48%) Subversion
9 5 (0.40%) JUnit
9 5 (0.40%) Maven
10 4 (0.32%) AdminStudio
10 4 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
General
1 338 (26.95%) Finance
2 150 (11.96%) Marketing
3 144 (11.48%) Retail
4 134 (10.69%) Manufacturing
5 128 (10.21%) Banking
6 111 (8.85%) Electronics
7 103 (8.21%) Public Sector
8 33 (2.63%) Advertising
9 30 (2.39%) Legal
10 27 (2.15%) Law
11 21 (1.67%) French Language
11 21 (1.67%) Games
12 20 (1.59%) Billing
13 19 (1.52%) Aerospace
14 17 (1.36%) German Language
15 14 (1.12%) Italian Language
15 14 (1.12%) Local Government
16 8 (0.64%) Front Office
16 8 (0.64%) Spanish Language
17 7 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 124 (9.89%) Network Engineer
2 119 (9.49%) Developer
3 98 (7.81%) Architect
4 97 (7.74%) Analyst
5 73 (5.82%) Consultant
6 52 (4.15%) Support Engineer
7 44 (3.51%) IT Support
8 42 (3.35%) Project Manager
9 39 (3.11%) Telecoms Developer
9 39 (3.11%) Telecoms Engineer
10 36 (2.87%) Telecoms Manager
11 34 (2.71%) Designer
12 32 (2.55%) AWS Engineer
13 30 (2.39%) C# .NET Developer
13 30 (2.39%) C# Developer
13 30 (2.39%) Java Developer
14 29 (2.31%) Cloud Engineer
15 28 (2.23%) Solutions Architect
16 27 (2.15%) IT Manager
16 27 (2.15%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (3.99%) .NET
2 41 (3.27%) RESTful
3 35 (2.79%) REST
4 34 (2.71%) Web Services
5 26 (2.07%) HTML
5 26 (2.07%) Node.js
5 26 (2.07%) WPF
6 25 (1.99%) SOAP
7 24 (1.91%) React
8 22 (1.75%) CSS
9 19 (1.52%) AngularJS
10 16 (1.28%) KML
11 15 (1.20%) 802.1X
11 15 (1.20%) JSON
11 15 (1.20%) XML
12 11 (0.88%) NumPy
13 10 (0.80%) Middleware
13 10 (0.80%) Redux
13 10 (0.80%) SciPy
14 9 (0.72%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 116 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (7.81%) Data Centre
3 63 (5.02%) User Experience
4 60 (4.78%) Management Information System
5 47 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
6 41 (3.27%) Fibre Optics
7 38 (3.03%) Private Cloud
8 35 (2.79%) Public Cloud
9 31 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
10 23 (1.83%) Algorithms
11 18 (1.44%) Internet of Things
12 17 (1.36%) Social Media
12 17 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
13 16 (1.28%) FMCG
14 15 (1.20%) Driving Licence
14 15 (1.20%) e-Learning
15 14 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
16 13 (1.04%) Digital Media
16 13 (1.04%) Mobile App
17 11 (0.88%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 127 (10.13%) Windows
2 92 (7.34%) Linux
3 73 (5.82%) Windows Server
4 50 (3.99%) Windows 10
5 32 (2.55%) Windows 7
6 29 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (2.15%) Android
8 18 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (1.36%) Unix
10 12 (0.96%) Apple iOS
11 10 (0.80%) CentOS
12 7 (0.56%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.48%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.40%) Debian
15 4 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.24%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.080%) SUSE
17 1 (0.080%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.080%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (9.25%) Problem-Solving
3 113 (9.01%) ITIL
4 112 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
4 112 (8.93%) Project Management
5 107 (8.53%) Project Delivery
6 105 (8.37%) Programme Management
7 104 (8.29%) DevOps
8 101 (8.05%) Digital Marketing
9 96 (7.66%) Stakeholder Management
10 81 (6.46%) Change Management
11 80 (6.38%) Service Delivery
12 79 (6.30%) Analytics
13 78 (6.22%) Software Engineering
14 71 (5.66%) Decision-Making
15 69 (5.50%) Computer Science
15 69 (5.50%) Scrum
16 67 (5.34%) Migration
17 64 (5.10%) TDD
18 60 (4.78%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 140 (11.16%) Python
2 129 (10.29%) Java
3 111 (8.85%) SQL
4 56 (4.47%) C#
5 53 (4.23%) Go
6 50 (3.99%) JavaScript
7 41 (3.27%) C++
8 39 (3.11%) C
9 26 (2.07%) PHP
10 20 (1.59%) Bash Shell
11 19 (1.52%) R
12 17 (1.36%) PowerShell
13 16 (1.28%) Shell Script
14 13 (1.04%) Scala
15 11 (0.88%) Apex Code
16 10 (0.80%) Kotlin
17 9 (0.72%) TypeScript
18 7 (0.56%) ES6
18 7 (0.56%) Perl
19 6 (0.48%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 196 (15.63%) Degree
2 135 (10.77%) Cisco Certification
3 104 (8.29%) CCNP
4 52 (4.15%) CCNA
5 37 (2.95%) Computer Science Degree
6 35 (2.79%) CCIE
7 26 (2.07%) JNCIP
8 25 (1.99%) JNCIE
9 23 (1.83%) Security Cleared
10 22 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (1.44%) ISTQB
11 18 (1.44%) PhD
12 17 (1.36%) ISEB
12 17 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 15 (1.20%) SAP Certification
14 14 (1.12%) CCDE
14 14 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 12 (0.96%) Master's Degree
15 12 (0.96%) SC Cleared
16 11 (0.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (3.11%) SLA
2 34 (2.71%) QA
3 16 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (1.28%) PMO
4 9 (0.72%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.56%) COBIT
5 7 (0.56%) GDPR
6 6 (0.48%) NIST
7 4 (0.32%) COSHH
7 4 (0.32%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.32%) NEBOSH
8 3 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.24%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.080%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 82 (6.54%) Active Directory
2 49 (3.91%) Docker
3 45 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (1.36%) Hyper-V
5 14 (1.12%) BIND 9
6 10 (0.80%) XenApp
7 9 (0.72%) Firmware
8 7 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
9 6 (0.48%) vSphere
10 5 (0.40%) BitLocker
10 5 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (0.40%) VMware NSX
10 5 (0.40%) Xen
11 4 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.24%) KVM
13 2 (0.16%) IAG
13 2 (0.16%) OpenAM
13 2 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.080%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.080%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 39 (3.11%) Kubernetes
2 33 (2.63%) Terraform
3 30 (2.39%) Ansible
4 19 (1.52%) SCCM
5 14 (1.12%) RANCID
6 13 (1.04%) Puppet
7 12 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
10 6 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
10 6 (0.48%) HP ALM
10 6 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
11 5 (0.40%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.40%) FortiGate
11 5 (0.40%) Thomson Reuters DACS
12 4 (0.32%) AppDNA
12 4 (0.32%) Marathon
12 4 (0.32%) Mesos
13 3 (0.24%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 178 (14.19%) Microsoft
2 158 (12.60%) SAP
3 156 (12.44%) Cisco
4 80 (6.38%) VMware
5 62 (4.94%) Google
6 60 (4.78%) Juniper
7 57 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
8 46 (3.67%) Virgin Media
9 43 (3.43%) Openreach
10 39 (3.11%) Palo Alto
11 35 (2.79%) Tableau
12 33 (2.63%) Meraki
13 32 (2.55%) Citrix
14 29 (2.31%) CheckPoint
15 28 (2.23%) BT
16 26 (2.07%) Symantec
17 23 (1.83%) Fortinet
18 22 (1.75%) Adobe
19 20 (1.59%) Veeam
20 19 (1.52%) Oracle