Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Telecommunications
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 67 63
Rank change year-on-year -48 -4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 2172 3236 4006
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.89% 4.27% 4.49%
As % of the General category 5.34% 8.15% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1669 2719 3432
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £93,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -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 40681 39698 49563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 54.22% 52.36% 55.59%
Number of salaries quoted 28669 33900 41238
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £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 24 November 2017.

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 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
Central London -36 314 £50,000 -4.76% 17
West London -72 94 £45,000 +12.50% 6
East London -11 58 £42,500 +6.25% 11
South London -39 31 £47,500 +18.75% 9
North London -6 8 £37,500 +15.38%
Telecoms
England

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 London region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 884 (40.70%) Finance
2 554 (25.51%) Agile Software Development
3 536 (24.68%) Marketing
4 470 (21.64%) Business Intelligence
5 439 (20.21%) SAP
6 432 (19.89%) Programme Management
7 421 (19.38%) Manufacturing
8 416 (19.15%) Electronics
9 403 (18.55%) Digital Marketing
10 379 (17.45%) Linux
11 370 (17.03%) Degree
12 312 (14.36%) Java
13 282 (12.98%) Windows
14 253 (11.65%) Python
15 251 (11.56%) Cisco
16 249 (11.46%) Retail
17 234 (10.77%) SQL
18 231 (10.64%) Banking
19 223 (10.27%) Computer Science
20 221 (10.17%) DevOps
21 212 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
22 200 (9.21%) E-Commerce
23 195 (8.98%) TDD
24 187 (8.61%) Project Management
25 184 (8.47%) Software Engineering
26 179 (8.24%) Microsoft
26 179 (8.24%) Scrum
27 174 (8.01%) C#
28 170 (7.83%) Firewall
29 163 (7.50%) SQL Server

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 99 (4.56%) Apache Spark
2 67 (3.08%) MS Exchange
3 56 (2.58%) WebSphere
4 47 (2.16%) Confluence
5 45 (2.07%) Skype for Business
6 35 (1.61%) SharePoint
7 31 (1.43%) Apache
7 31 (1.43%) CMS
8 27 (1.24%) SAS
9 26 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
10 18 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
11 16 (0.74%) WebLogic
12 15 (0.69%) Tomcat
13 14 (0.64%) Apache Airflow
13 14 (0.64%) nginx
14 13 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 12 (0.55%) Liferay
16 10 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 10 (0.46%) OpenStack
17 9 (0.41%) IIS
Applications
1 107 (4.93%) Microsoft Office
2 74 (3.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 44 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 19 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
5 18 (0.83%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.28%) InVision
6 6 (0.28%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.14%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.092%) GIMP
9 2 (0.092%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.092%) SPSS
10 1 (0.046%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 24 (1.10%) Magento
2 16 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
3 15 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.55%) Revive Adserver
5 11 (0.51%) Unica
6 9 (0.41%) SAP CO
6 9 (0.41%) SAP FI
6 9 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
7 8 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
8 6 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 5 (0.23%) CSG Singleview
9 5 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.23%) Postilion
9 5 (0.23%) SAP SD
10 3 (0.14%) SAP MM
11 2 (0.092%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.092%) R3 Corda
12 1 (0.046%) Dynamics NAV
12 1 (0.046%) SAP WM
12 1 (0.046%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 212 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 107 (4.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 72 (3.31%) Office 365
4 54 (2.49%) Google Cloud Platform
5 35 (1.61%) SaaS
6 27 (1.24%) GitHub
7 25 (1.15%) IaaS
8 15 (0.69%) Google Analytics
9 14 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (0.55%) PaaS
11 11 (0.51%) Boomi
12 9 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (0.41%) Amazon S3
13 8 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (0.32%) Serverless
14 7 (0.32%) Yammer
15 6 (0.28%) AdWords
15 6 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
15 6 (0.28%) Heroku
15 6 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 170 (7.83%) Firewall
2 146 (6.72%) WAN
3 125 (5.76%) VoIP
4 124 (5.71%) DNS
5 110 (5.06%) MPLS
6 108 (4.97%) Internet
7 107 (4.93%) LAN
8 105 (4.83%) VPN
9 102 (4.70%) BGP
10 87 (4.01%) Broadband
10 87 (4.01%) TCP/IP
11 75 (3.45%) Unified Communications
12 74 (3.41%) OSPF
13 58 (2.67%) Cisco ASA
13 58 (2.67%) Wireless
14 56 (2.58%) Cisco Nexus
15 55 (2.53%) Ethernet
16 49 (2.26%) DHCP
17 48 (2.21%) SSL
18 44 (2.03%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 147 (6.77%) Big Data
3 106 (4.88%) MySQL
4 97 (4.47%) Hadoop
5 62 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
6 56 (2.58%) NoSQL
7 55 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
8 51 (2.35%) Relational Database
9 42 (1.93%) Apache Cassandra
9 42 (1.93%) MongoDB
10 33 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
11 28 (1.29%) Power BI
12 26 (1.20%) Apache Hive
13 25 (1.15%) RDBMS
14 24 (1.10%) Oracle Database
15 17 (0.78%) QlikView
16 16 (0.74%) Endeca
16 16 (0.74%) HBase
17 15 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 14 (0.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 118 (5.43%) Jenkins
2 104 (4.79%) Git (software)
3 74 (3.41%) JIRA
4 43 (1.98%) Selenium
5 34 (1.57%) NUnit
6 33 (1.52%) Rhino Mocks
7 31 (1.43%) Cucumber
7 31 (1.43%) Subversion
8 29 (1.34%) Visual Studio
9 28 (1.29%) Maven
10 25 (1.15%) Sonatype Nexus
11 23 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 21 (0.97%) WebDriver
13 19 (0.87%) LabVIEW
14 18 (0.83%) Mockito
14 18 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
15 17 (0.78%) EasyMock
16 15 (0.69%) Grunt
17 14 (0.64%) Ant
17 14 (0.64%) JUnit
General
1 884 (40.70%) Finance
2 536 (24.68%) Marketing
3 421 (19.38%) Manufacturing
4 416 (19.15%) Electronics
5 249 (11.46%) Retail
6 231 (10.64%) Banking
7 95 (4.37%) Games
8 61 (2.81%) Legal
9 59 (2.72%) Billing
10 42 (1.93%) Aerospace
11 40 (1.84%) Advertising
11 40 (1.84%) Law
12 38 (1.75%) French Language
13 32 (1.47%) Automotive
14 29 (1.34%) German Language
15 28 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
16 24 (1.10%) Online Betting
17 20 (0.92%) Financial Institution
18 13 (0.60%) Front Office
19 12 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 472 (21.73%) Developer
2 177 (8.15%) Analyst
3 176 (8.10%) Consultant
4 123 (5.66%) Architect
5 110 (5.06%) Network Engineer
6 98 (4.51%) Java Developer
7 92 (4.24%) DevOps Engineer
8 88 (4.05%) Senior Developer
9 83 (3.82%) Support Engineer
10 78 (3.59%) Software Developer
11 76 (3.50%) C# Developer
12 73 (3.36%) Project Manager
13 61 (2.81%) Administrator
14 57 (2.62%) Telecoms Manager
15 51 (2.35%) Python Developer
16 50 (2.30%) C++ Developer
17 49 (2.26%) Delivery Manager
18 48 (2.21%) Telecoms Engineer
19 47 (2.16%) Senior Manager
20 46 (2.12%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (7.00%) .NET
2 126 (5.80%) HTML
3 93 (4.28%) CSS
4 90 (4.14%) Spring
5 75 (3.45%) Node.js
6 67 (3.08%) ASP.NET
7 64 (2.95%) AngularJS
8 62 (2.85%) RESTful
9 61 (2.81%) REST
10 60 (2.76%) XML
11 51 (2.35%) HTML5
12 42 (1.93%) LINQ
13 41 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
14 40 (1.84%) WPF
15 39 (1.80%) Web Services
16 38 (1.75%) J2EE
16 38 (1.75%) Kafka
17 37 (1.70%) React
18 36 (1.66%) ASP.NET Web API
18 36 (1.66%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 223 (10.27%) Computer Science
2 162 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 144 (6.63%) Data Centre
4 89 (4.10%) Client/Server
5 73 (3.36%) User Experience
6 68 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 55 (2.53%) Algorithms
7 55 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
8 47 (2.16%) Fintech
9 46 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
10 43 (1.98%) Video Conferencing
11 37 (1.70%) Public Cloud
12 33 (1.52%) Smart Meter
13 30 (1.38%) Data Structures
14 29 (1.34%) iPad
15 28 (1.29%) Clustering
16 27 (1.24%) FMCG
17 25 (1.15%) Online Games
18 23 (1.06%) Social Media
19 22 (1.01%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 379 (17.45%) Linux
2 282 (12.98%) Windows
3 86 (3.96%) Unix
4 50 (2.30%) Android
5 49 (2.26%) Windows Server
6 42 (1.93%) Apple iOS
7 40 (1.84%) Windows 7
8 34 (1.57%) CentOS
9 33 (1.52%) Solaris
10 26 (1.20%) Windows 10
11 18 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (0.78%) Ubuntu
12 17 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (0.64%) Debian
13 14 (0.64%) Mac OS X
13 14 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (0.41%) Windows 8
15 6 (0.28%) SUSE
15 6 (0.28%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 554 (25.51%) Agile Software Development
2 470 (21.64%) Business Intelligence
3 432 (19.89%) Programme Management
4 403 (18.55%) Digital Marketing
5 221 (10.17%) DevOps
6 200 (9.21%) E-Commerce
7 195 (8.98%) TDD
8 187 (8.61%) Project Management
9 184 (8.47%) Software Engineering
10 179 (8.24%) Scrum
11 161 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 150 (6.91%) OO
12 150 (6.91%) Open Source
13 142 (6.54%) ITIL
14 125 (5.76%) Business Development
15 119 (5.48%) Analytics
16 116 (5.34%) Continuous Integration
17 111 (5.11%) Test Automation
18 105 (4.83%) BDD
19 103 (4.74%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 312 (14.36%) Java
2 253 (11.65%) Python
3 234 (10.77%) SQL
4 174 (8.01%) C#
5 162 (7.46%) JavaScript
6 141 (6.49%) C++
7 95 (4.37%) Bash Shell
8 80 (3.68%) C
9 76 (3.50%) PHP
10 75 (3.45%) Ruby
11 65 (2.99%) Perl
12 36 (1.66%) PowerShell
13 34 (1.57%) Scala
14 31 (1.43%) Shell Script
15 28 (1.29%) Go
16 22 (1.01%) PL/SQL
17 21 (0.97%) T-SQL
18 18 (0.83%) TypeScript
19 16 (0.74%) VB.NET
20 14 (0.64%) ES6
Qualifications
1 370 (17.03%) Degree
2 146 (6.72%) Cisco Certification
3 98 (4.51%) CCNP
4 91 (4.19%) Computer Science Degree
5 50 (2.30%) CCNA
6 48 (2.21%) ISTQB
7 47 (2.16%) Security Cleared
8 43 (1.98%) CCIE
8 43 (1.98%) CISSP
9 40 (1.84%) ISEB
10 36 (1.66%) CISM
11 26 (1.20%) JNCIP
12 24 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
13 21 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
13 21 (0.97%) SC Cleared
14 20 (0.92%) Numerate Degree
14 20 (0.92%) PMP
15 19 (0.87%) CISA
16 15 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 14 (0.64%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (6.54%) QA
2 67 (3.08%) SLA
3 44 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (1.52%) PCI DSS
5 24 (1.10%) GDPR
6 18 (0.83%) Data Quality
6 18 (0.83%) PMO
7 12 (0.55%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 7 (0.32%) Basel III
9 7 (0.32%) SEPA
9 7 (0.32%) TARGET2
10 6 (0.28%) COBIT
10 6 (0.28%) NEBOSH
11 4 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.18%) SSAE 16
12 3 (0.14%) DO-178B
12 3 (0.14%) TickIT
13 2 (0.092%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 2 (0.092%) MISRA C
System Software
1 145 (6.68%) Docker
2 101 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 74 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (1.24%) Hyper-V
5 26 (1.20%) iptables
6 24 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
7 17 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
8 13 (0.60%) Postfix
8 13 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (0.60%) XenApp
9 10 (0.46%) vSphere
10 8 (0.37%) KVM
10 8 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
11 7 (0.32%) BIND 9
11 7 (0.32%) HDFS
11 7 (0.32%) Kamailio
12 5 (0.23%) Apache Flume
12 5 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 5 (0.23%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 147 (6.77%) Ansible
2 124 (5.71%) Puppet
3 107 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
4 90 (4.14%) Kubernetes
5 49 (2.26%) Nagios
6 42 (1.93%) Cacti
7 36 (1.66%) Terraform
8 29 (1.34%) Grafana
9 27 (1.24%) Salt
10 26 (1.20%) SELinux
11 19 (0.87%) Oozie
11 19 (0.87%) QRadar
12 18 (0.83%) SCCM
13 17 (0.78%) Kibana
13 17 (0.78%) logstash
14 16 (0.74%) Hadoop YARN
14 16 (0.74%) Icinga
15 15 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
15 15 (0.69%) OpenView
16 14 (0.64%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 439 (20.21%) SAP
2 251 (11.56%) Cisco
3 179 (8.24%) Microsoft
4 132 (6.08%) Oracle
5 102 (4.70%) VMware
6 90 (4.14%) Google
7 75 (3.45%) Juniper
8 65 (2.99%) HP
9 53 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
10 43 (1.98%) Citrix
11 40 (1.84%) Tableau
12 39 (1.80%) hybris
13 38 (1.75%) Red Hat
14 34 (1.57%) MicroStrategy
15 28 (1.29%) IBM
16 24 (1.10%) Avaya
16 24 (1.10%) Palo Alto
17 22 (1.01%) ATG
18 21 (0.97%) Dell
18 21 (0.97%) SolarWinds