Period
to 27 May 2018

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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
England > London
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 82 67
Rank change year-on-year -55 -15 0
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1,764 2,468 3,712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.54% 3.58% 4.51%
As % of the General category 5.15% 7.05% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,286 2,056 3,021
London median annual salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% -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 34,262 35,024 43,804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.43% 50.88% 53.27%
Number of salaries quoted 26,671 28,619 37,330
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £88,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 27 May 2018.

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 27 May 2018. 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 -54 201 £62,500 +16.28% 51
West London -41 81 £60,000 +41.18% 43
South London -11 50 £25,000 -50.00% 6
East London -12 35 £32,500 -7.14% 17
North London -26 10 £45,000 +36.36% 7
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, 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.

1 665 (37.70%) Finance
2 439 (24.89%) Agile Software Development
3 386 (21.88%) Banking
4 282 (15.99%) Degree
5 255 (14.46%) SQL
6 232 (13.15%) Linux
7 229 (12.98%) Marketing
7 229 (12.98%) Test Automation
8 227 (12.87%) Amazon AWS
9 225 (12.76%) Retail
10 216 (12.24%) Java
11 213 (12.07%) Project Management
12 199 (11.28%) Microsoft Azure
13 196 (11.11%) Microsoft
14 185 (10.49%) Cisco
14 185 (10.49%) Big Data
15 175 (9.92%) NoSQL
15 175 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
16 174 (9.86%) Git (software)
17 167 (9.47%) JavaScript
18 164 (9.30%) Windows
18 164 (9.30%) Python
18 164 (9.30%) Manufacturing
18 164 (9.30%) TDD
19 162 (9.18%) DevOps
20 157 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
20 157 (8.90%) ITIL
20 157 (8.90%) MySQL
21 150 (8.50%) Analytics
22 148 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management

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 88 (4.99%) Apache Spark
2 77 (4.37%) Ethereum
3 30 (1.70%) Tomcat
4 29 (1.64%) MS Exchange
5 28 (1.59%) Confluence
6 26 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
7 21 (1.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 20 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
9 19 (1.08%) IIS
10 18 (1.02%) Skype for Business
11 17 (0.96%) Apache Solr
12 16 (0.91%) Hyperledger
13 15 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 15 (0.85%) SharePoint
14 14 (0.79%) Apache
15 12 (0.68%) CMS
15 12 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
16 9 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
17 8 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
18 7 (0.40%) Drupal
Applications
1 71 (4.02%) Microsoft Office
2 49 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (1.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 20 (1.13%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.40%) InVision
6 6 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.23%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.11%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.11%) GIMP
9 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.057%) Mozilla Thunderbird
10 1 (0.057%) Revit
Business Applications
1 76 (4.31%) Distributed Ledger
2 24 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.68%) SAP Hybris
4 6 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.17%) Carpe Diem
5 3 (0.17%) CSG Singleview
5 3 (0.17%) PeopleSoft CRM
5 3 (0.17%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.11%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.11%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.11%) SAP FI-CA
6 2 (0.11%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.057%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.057%) Magento
7 1 (0.057%) Primavera
7 1 (0.057%) SAP Convergent Charging
7 1 (0.057%) SAP PSCD
7 1 (0.057%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 227 (12.87%) Amazon AWS
2 199 (11.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 132 (7.48%) Cloud Computing
4 124 (7.03%) GitHub
5 62 (3.51%) Amazon S3
6 55 (3.12%) SaaS
7 52 (2.95%) Office 365
8 49 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
9 38 (2.15%) Google Cloud Platform
10 29 (1.64%) Slack
11 28 (1.59%) Trello
12 22 (1.25%) Serverless
13 14 (0.79%) MailChimp
14 13 (0.74%) PaaS
15 12 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
16 9 (0.51%) OpenShift
17 8 (0.45%) IaaS
18 7 (0.40%) Google Analytics
19 6 (0.34%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
20 5 (0.28%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 111 (6.29%) Firewall
2 109 (6.18%) WAN
3 101 (5.73%) VoIP
4 94 (5.33%) MPLS
5 92 (5.22%) TCP/IP
6 89 (5.05%) Wireless
7 83 (4.71%) Ethernet
8 79 (4.48%) BGP
8 79 (4.48%) Broadband
9 70 (3.97%) OSPF
10 65 (3.68%) LAN
10 65 (3.68%) Network Security
11 56 (3.17%) Unified Communications
12 53 (3.00%) Internet
13 42 (2.38%) DNS
14 40 (2.27%) HTTP
15 32 (1.81%) Cisco Nexus
16 29 (1.64%) SAN
17 27 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
18 25 (1.42%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (10.49%) Big Data
2 175 (9.92%) NoSQL
3 157 (8.90%) MySQL
4 126 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
5 117 (6.63%) Blockchain
6 113 (6.41%) Redis
7 81 (4.59%) Hadoop
8 72 (4.08%) SQL Server
9 43 (2.44%) Relational Database
10 39 (2.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 38 (2.15%) Apache Hive
12 33 (1.87%) MongoDB
13 32 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
14 24 (1.36%) HBase
15 22 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
16 20 (1.13%) Neo4j
17 19 (1.08%) Oracle Database
17 19 (1.08%) Power BI
18 18 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
19 17 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 174 (9.86%) Git (software)
2 78 (4.42%) JIRA
3 73 (4.14%) Jenkins
4 52 (2.95%) Mocha
5 32 (1.81%) webpack
6 27 (1.53%) Selenium
7 25 (1.42%) Cucumber
8 22 (1.25%) RSpec
9 17 (0.96%) Subversion
10 15 (0.85%) NUnit
10 15 (0.85%) Rhino Mocks
11 14 (0.79%) Eclipse
11 14 (0.79%) Maven
11 14 (0.79%) TeamCity
12 13 (0.74%) Axure RP
13 12 (0.68%) git-flow
14 11 (0.62%) Babel
15 10 (0.57%) JUnit
16 9 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
17 8 (0.45%) JMeter
General
1 665 (37.70%) Finance
2 386 (21.88%) Banking
3 229 (12.98%) Marketing
4 225 (12.76%) Retail
5 164 (9.30%) Manufacturing
6 131 (7.43%) Electronics
7 42 (2.38%) Advertising
8 40 (2.27%) Legal
9 35 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
10 34 (1.93%) German Language
10 34 (1.93%) Italian Language
11 25 (1.42%) Billing
11 25 (1.42%) Games
12 20 (1.13%) Financial Institution
13 17 (0.96%) Investment Banking
14 16 (0.91%) Mandarin Language
15 15 (0.85%) Multimedia
16 14 (0.79%) Law
17 12 (0.68%) Back Office
18 10 (0.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 358 (20.29%) Developer
2 194 (11.00%) Architect
3 138 (7.82%) Analyst
4 117 (6.63%) Consultant
5 100 (5.67%) Senior Developer
6 79 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
7 77 (4.37%) Java Developer
7 77 (4.37%) Network Engineer
8 71 (4.02%) Blockchain Developer
9 64 (3.63%) Support Engineer
10 62 (3.51%) Node.js Developer
11 59 (3.34%) Project Manager
12 58 (3.29%) Telecoms Manager
13 51 (2.89%) Backend Developer
14 49 (2.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 46 (2.61%) Technical Architect
16 45 (2.55%) DevOps Engineer
17 44 (2.49%) C# Developer
18 43 (2.44%) Business Analyst
19 42 (2.38%) Telecoms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (8.22%) Node.js
2 142 (8.05%) CSS
3 117 (6.63%) HTML
4 107 (6.07%) .NET
5 91 (5.16%) Smart Contracts
5 91 (5.16%) Web Services
6 85 (4.82%) AngularJS
7 80 (4.54%) jQuery
7 80 (4.54%) REST
8 63 (3.57%) Kafka
9 58 (3.29%) Jest
9 58 (3.29%) XML
10 57 (3.23%) Truffle
10 57 (3.23%) web3js
11 50 (2.83%) Chai
11 50 (2.83%) Redux
12 49 (2.78%) RESTful
13 46 (2.61%) Spring
14 45 (2.55%) Enzyme
15 39 (2.21%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 157 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
2 132 (7.48%) Data Centre
3 122 (6.92%) Computer Science
4 73 (4.14%) Bitcoin
5 72 (4.08%) User Experience
6 64 (3.63%) Management Information System
7 58 (3.29%) Fintech
8 52 (2.95%) Greenfield Project
9 43 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
10 36 (2.04%) Life Science
11 35 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
12 33 (1.87%) Mobile App
13 32 (1.81%) Algorithms
13 32 (1.81%) Social Media
14 25 (1.42%) Virtual Team
15 23 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
16 22 (1.25%) Blog
16 22 (1.25%) Smart Meter
16 22 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
17 18 (1.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 232 (13.15%) Linux
2 164 (9.30%) Windows
3 76 (4.31%) Unix
4 49 (2.78%) Windows Server
5 45 (2.55%) VMS
6 37 (2.10%) Android
7 22 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (1.19%) Windows 10
9 15 (0.85%) Apple iOS
10 13 (0.74%) Windows 7
11 12 (0.68%) CentOS
11 12 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (0.62%) Solaris
13 7 (0.40%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.28%) Debian
14 5 (0.28%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.17%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 439 (24.89%) Agile Software Development
2 229 (12.98%) Test Automation
3 213 (12.07%) Project Management
4 175 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
5 164 (9.30%) TDD
6 162 (9.18%) DevOps
7 157 (8.90%) ITIL
8 150 (8.50%) Analytics
9 148 (8.39%) Programme Management
9 148 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 144 (8.16%) Digital Marketing
11 141 (7.99%) Problem-Solving
12 140 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
13 128 (7.26%) Front End Development
14 120 (6.80%) Scrum
15 103 (5.84%) Decision-Making
16 95 (5.39%) Identity Management
17 94 (5.33%) Business Development
18 91 (5.16%) Data Security
19 88 (4.99%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 255 (14.46%) SQL
2 216 (12.24%) Java
3 167 (9.47%) JavaScript
4 164 (9.30%) Python
5 98 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 94 (5.33%) C#
7 92 (5.22%) ES6
8 76 (4.31%) Solidity
9 60 (3.40%) C++
10 51 (2.89%) Ruby
11 50 (2.83%) Scala
12 45 (2.55%) C
13 43 (2.44%) Perl
14 30 (1.70%) PHP
15 29 (1.64%) Go
16 21 (1.19%) R
17 18 (1.02%) PowerShell
18 15 (0.85%) Apex Code
19 12 (0.68%) MATLAB
19 12 (0.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 282 (15.99%) Degree
2 119 (6.75%) Cisco Certification
3 84 (4.76%) CCNA
4 59 (3.34%) CCNP
5 46 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
6 39 (2.21%) CCIE
7 33 (1.87%) PMP
8 32 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 30 (1.70%) CCIE Service Provider
10 28 (1.59%) CCIE Data Center
11 27 (1.53%) PMI Certification
12 25 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 24 (1.36%) CISSP
13 24 (1.36%) Security Cleared
14 22 (1.25%) ISEB
15 19 (1.08%) CISM
16 18 (1.02%) JNCIA
16 18 (1.02%) MCSE
16 18 (1.02%) PhD
17 16 (0.91%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (4.14%) QA
2 60 (3.40%) SLA
3 33 (1.87%) GDPR
3 33 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (1.59%) PMO
5 19 (1.08%) Data Quality
6 14 (0.79%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.34%) COBIT
7 6 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
7 6 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.17%) GCP
8 3 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (0.17%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
9 2 (0.11%) COSO
9 2 (0.11%) ISO 22301
9 2 (0.11%) ISO 31000
9 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.11%) SEPA
9 2 (0.11%) TARGET2
System Software
1 119 (6.75%) Docker
2 110 (6.24%) Active Directory
3 78 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 65 (3.68%) Virtual Machines
5 31 (1.76%) Hyper-V
6 13 (0.74%) Apache Flume
7 11 (0.62%) XenApp
8 9 (0.51%) Kamailio
9 8 (0.45%) iptables
10 7 (0.40%) KVM
11 6 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.28%) BIND 9
12 5 (0.28%) Postfix
12 5 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (0.28%) vSphere
13 4 (0.23%) MetaFrame
13 4 (0.23%) VMware NSX
13 4 (0.23%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.057%) Samba
Systems Management
1 77 (4.37%) Kubernetes
2 76 (4.31%) Ansible
3 46 (2.61%) Docker Swarm
4 35 (1.98%) Puppet
5 30 (1.70%) Hadoop YARN
5 30 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (1.30%) HP ALM
7 22 (1.25%) SCCM
8 19 (1.08%) Nagios
9 13 (0.74%) Cacti
10 10 (0.57%) Oozie
10 10 (0.57%) Salt
11 9 (0.51%) Grafana
12 8 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
13 7 (0.40%) Icinga
13 7 (0.40%) SELinux
13 7 (0.40%) ZABBIX
14 6 (0.34%) AirWatch
14 6 (0.34%) SCOM
14 6 (0.34%) Terraform
Vendors
1 196 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 185 (10.49%) Cisco
3 136 (7.71%) VMware
4 129 (7.31%) SAP
5 83 (4.71%) Salesforce.com
6 80 (4.54%) Google
7 68 (3.85%) Juniper
8 54 (3.06%) Oracle
9 49 (2.78%) Splunk
10 45 (2.55%) Dell
10 45 (2.55%) NetApp
11 40 (2.27%) Citrix
11 40 (2.27%) HP
12 39 (2.21%) F5
13 37 (2.10%) Tableau
14 35 (1.98%) EMC
15 33 (1.87%) Adobe
16 31 (1.76%) Sitecore
17 22 (1.25%) Remedy
17 22 (1.25%) Talend