Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
England > London
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 73 65
Rank change year-on-year -54 -8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1,861 2,895 3,827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.67% 4.14% 4.46%
As % of the General category 5.19% 8.01% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,422 2,474 3,196
London median annual salary £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.36% - -
10th Percentile £32,750 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £92,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 35,843 36,161 46,825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 51.44% 51.66% 54.59%
Number of salaries quoted 28,044 30,463 39,320
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £88,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,277 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.39% +2.55% -

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 17 February 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 17 February 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 -26 292 £55,000 +4.76% 57
West London -79 72 £47,500 +10.47% 61
East London -29 42 £42,500 +13.33% 21
South London -59 31 £47,500 +11.76% 18
North London -17 10 £20,000 -38.46% 4
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 669 (35.95%) Finance
2 517 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 327 (17.57%) Degree
4 304 (16.34%) Banking
5 303 (16.28%) Marketing
6 290 (15.58%) Linux
7 250 (13.43%) Cisco
8 243 (13.06%) Business Intelligence
9 222 (11.93%) SQL
10 220 (11.82%) Java
11 215 (11.55%) Python
11 215 (11.55%) Programme Management
12 200 (10.75%) Electronics
12 200 (10.75%) SAP
13 199 (10.69%) Manufacturing
14 198 (10.64%) Windows
14 198 (10.64%) Digital Marketing
15 193 (10.37%) Computer Science
16 192 (10.32%) Test Automation
17 187 (10.05%) Microsoft
18 186 (9.99%) Retail
19 183 (9.83%) Amazon AWS
20 178 (9.56%) DevOps
21 171 (9.19%) Project Management
21 171 (9.19%) Firewall
22 170 (9.13%) TDD
23 168 (9.03%) Big Data
24 166 (8.92%) JavaScript
25 159 (8.54%) E-Commerce
26 157 (8.44%) Cisco Certification

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 98 (5.27%) Apache Spark
2 62 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 31 (1.67%) Confluence
4 26 (1.40%) Skype for Business
5 25 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (1.24%) Ethereum
7 21 (1.13%) SAS
8 18 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 16 (0.86%) nginx
10 15 (0.81%) CMS
11 13 (0.70%) Apache
11 13 (0.70%) WebSphere
12 12 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
12 12 (0.64%) uWSGI
13 11 (0.59%) Apache Solr
14 10 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 9 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
15 9 (0.48%) SharePoint
16 8 (0.43%) Liferay
Applications
1 68 (3.65%) Microsoft Office
2 57 (3.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 23 (1.24%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.38%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.21%) GIMP
8 3 (0.16%) InVision
9 2 (0.11%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.054%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.054%) Revit
Business Applications
1 44 (2.36%) Distributed Ledger
2 28 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (0.81%) Magento
4 9 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
5 7 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.27%) CSG Singleview
6 5 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.27%) SAP SD
7 3 (0.16%) Carpe Diem
7 3 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.11%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.11%) SAP FI-CA
9 1 (0.054%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.054%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.054%) PeopleSoft CRM
9 1 (0.054%) Primavera
9 1 (0.054%) SAP Convergent Charging
9 1 (0.054%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 183 (9.83%) Amazon AWS
2 133 (7.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
4 69 (3.71%) GitHub
5 57 (3.06%) Office 365
6 39 (2.10%) SaaS
7 24 (1.29%) Amazon S3
8 23 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
9 22 (1.18%) Serverless
10 21 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
11 19 (1.02%) Slack
12 18 (0.97%) IaaS
12 18 (0.97%) Trello
13 14 (0.75%) MailChimp
14 11 (0.59%) Google Analytics
15 7 (0.38%) OpenShift
15 7 (0.38%) PaaS
16 6 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
17 4 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
18 3 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 171 (9.19%) Firewall
2 132 (7.09%) VoIP
3 120 (6.45%) MPLS
4 116 (6.23%) BGP
4 116 (6.23%) TCP/IP
5 111 (5.96%) WAN
6 109 (5.86%) DNS
7 93 (5.00%) Internet
8 89 (4.78%) OSPF
9 85 (4.57%) Broadband
10 77 (4.14%) VPN
11 76 (4.08%) Ethernet
11 76 (4.08%) LAN
12 60 (3.22%) Cisco ASA
13 59 (3.17%) Unified Communications
14 58 (3.12%) Wireless
15 53 (2.85%) HTTP
16 51 (2.74%) Cisco Nexus
17 49 (2.63%) Network Security
17 49 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (9.03%) Big Data
2 143 (7.68%) MySQL
3 114 (6.13%) SQL Server
4 101 (5.43%) NoSQL
5 93 (5.00%) Hadoop
6 69 (3.71%) PostgreSQL
7 56 (3.01%) Blockchain
8 51 (2.74%) Redis
9 47 (2.53%) Apache Hive
10 41 (2.20%) Relational Database
11 40 (2.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 36 (1.93%) SQL Server 2014
13 35 (1.88%) MongoDB
14 31 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
15 29 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
16 25 (1.34%) HBase
17 24 (1.29%) Oracle Database
18 22 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 20 (1.07%) Neo4j
20 18 (0.97%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 123 (6.61%) Git (software)
2 88 (4.73%) Jenkins
3 75 (4.03%) JIRA
4 35 (1.88%) NUnit
4 35 (1.88%) Selenium
5 34 (1.83%) Rhino Mocks
6 29 (1.56%) Subversion
7 27 (1.45%) Sonatype Nexus
8 21 (1.13%) webpack
9 20 (1.07%) Mocha
10 19 (1.02%) Maven
11 17 (0.91%) WebDriver
12 14 (0.75%) Cucumber
13 13 (0.70%) TeamCity
14 12 (0.64%) Visual Studio
14 12 (0.64%) Zephyr
15 11 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 11 (0.59%) SoapUI
16 10 (0.54%) Ant
17 9 (0.48%) Eclipse
General
1 669 (35.95%) Finance
2 304 (16.34%) Banking
3 303 (16.28%) Marketing
4 200 (10.75%) Electronics
5 199 (10.69%) Manufacturing
6 186 (9.99%) Retail
7 43 (2.31%) Games
8 42 (2.26%) Legal
9 39 (2.10%) Advertising
10 34 (1.83%) Billing
11 27 (1.45%) Law
12 25 (1.34%) German Language
13 21 (1.13%) Financial Institution
14 18 (0.97%) Aerospace
15 17 (0.91%) French Language
16 15 (0.81%) Front Office
16 15 (0.81%) Italian Language
17 14 (0.75%) Mandarin Language
17 14 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
18 13 (0.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 373 (20.04%) Developer
2 152 (8.17%) Architect
3 136 (7.31%) Consultant
4 134 (7.20%) Analyst
5 103 (5.53%) Network Engineer
6 78 (4.19%) C# Developer
6 78 (4.19%) Support Engineer
7 66 (3.55%) Java Developer
8 63 (3.39%) Senior Developer
9 62 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
10 61 (3.28%) Telecoms Manager
11 58 (3.12%) Solutions Architect
12 55 (2.96%) Project Manager
13 54 (2.90%) Product Manager
14 47 (2.53%) Systems Engineer
15 43 (2.31%) Software Developer
16 39 (2.10%) .NET Developer
16 39 (2.10%) Senior Manager
16 39 (2.10%) Telecoms Developer
16 39 (2.10%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (7.36%) .NET
2 131 (7.04%) HTML
3 124 (6.66%) CSS
4 105 (5.64%) Node.js
5 86 (4.62%) AngularJS
6 83 (4.46%) REST
7 70 (3.76%) Web Services
8 65 (3.49%) Kafka
9 63 (3.39%) ASP.NET
9 63 (3.39%) jQuery
10 53 (2.85%) RESTful
11 44 (2.36%) Redux
11 44 (2.36%) XML
12 43 (2.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 43 (2.31%) React
13 42 (2.26%) Spring
14 40 (2.15%) HTML5
14 40 (2.15%) LINQ
15 38 (2.04%) Smart Contracts
16 37 (1.99%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 193 (10.37%) Computer Science
2 141 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 116 (6.23%) Data Centre
4 86 (4.62%) Client/Server
5 60 (3.22%) Management Information System
6 57 (3.06%) User Experience
7 51 (2.74%) Algorithms
8 42 (2.26%) Fintech
9 41 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
10 35 (1.88%) Video Conferencing
11 32 (1.72%) Social Media
12 30 (1.61%) Smart Meter
13 28 (1.50%) Linux Command Line
14 26 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
15 25 (1.34%) Bitcoin
16 24 (1.29%) Mobile App
17 22 (1.18%) Blackberry
18 20 (1.07%) Blog
18 20 (1.07%) Life Science
18 20 (1.07%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 290 (15.58%) Linux
2 198 (10.64%) Windows
3 75 (4.03%) Unix
4 46 (2.47%) Windows Server
5 40 (2.15%) Android
6 31 (1.67%) Apple iOS
6 31 (1.67%) CentOS
7 19 (1.02%) Solaris
8 18 (0.97%) Ubuntu
9 17 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (0.86%) Debian
10 16 (0.86%) VMS
11 15 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (0.64%) Windows 10
12 12 (0.64%) Windows 7
13 9 (0.48%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.38%) Windows 8
15 6 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 4 (0.21%) SUSE
17 2 (0.11%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 517 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 243 (13.06%) Business Intelligence
3 215 (11.55%) Programme Management
4 198 (10.64%) Digital Marketing
5 192 (10.32%) Test Automation
6 178 (9.56%) DevOps
7 171 (9.19%) Project Management
8 170 (9.13%) TDD
9 159 (8.54%) E-Commerce
10 137 (7.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 135 (7.25%) Software Engineering
12 128 (6.88%) Analytics
12 128 (6.88%) Scrum
13 126 (6.77%) Business Development
14 114 (6.13%) ITIL
15 105 (5.64%) Continuous Integration
16 89 (4.78%) Presales
17 85 (4.57%) Microservices
17 85 (4.57%) Open Source
18 79 (4.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 222 (11.93%) SQL
2 220 (11.82%) Java
3 215 (11.55%) Python
4 166 (8.92%) JavaScript
5 136 (7.31%) C#
6 123 (6.61%) Bash Shell
7 88 (4.73%) C++
8 62 (3.33%) PHP
9 56 (3.01%) ES6
9 56 (3.01%) Perl
10 55 (2.96%) Ruby
11 44 (2.36%) C
11 44 (2.36%) Scala
12 36 (1.93%) Go
13 32 (1.72%) PowerShell
14 28 (1.50%) R
15 25 (1.34%) Solidity
16 22 (1.18%) TypeScript
17 18 (0.97%) VB.NET
18 17 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 327 (17.57%) Degree
2 157 (8.44%) Cisco Certification
3 98 (5.27%) CCNP
4 71 (3.82%) CCNA
5 55 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
6 34 (1.83%) ISTQB
6 34 (1.83%) JNCIP
7 33 (1.77%) CCIE
8 28 (1.50%) Security Cleared
9 25 (1.34%) ISEB
10 24 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (1.24%) PhD
11 23 (1.24%) PMP
12 21 (1.13%) CISSP
13 19 (1.02%) SC Cleared
14 16 (0.86%) CISM
14 16 (0.86%) JNCIA
14 16 (0.86%) PMI Certification
15 15 (0.81%) JNCIS
16 14 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (6.34%) QA
2 62 (3.33%) SLA
3 33 (1.77%) GDPR
4 30 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (1.29%) Data Quality
6 16 (0.86%) PCI DSS
7 14 (0.75%) PMO
8 9 (0.48%) ISO 9001
9 7 (0.38%) Basel III
9 7 (0.38%) SEPA
9 7 (0.38%) TARGET2
10 6 (0.32%) NEBOSH
11 5 (0.27%) COBIT
11 5 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
12 4 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 3 (0.16%) DO-178B
14 2 (0.11%) GCP
14 2 (0.11%) MISRA
14 2 (0.11%) MISRA C
System Software
1 108 (5.80%) Docker
2 100 (5.37%) Active Directory
3 78 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
5 32 (1.72%) iptables
6 21 (1.13%) Hyper-V
7 16 (0.86%) Kamailio
7 16 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
8 14 (0.75%) Postfix
9 13 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (0.64%) BIND 9
11 11 (0.59%) Apache Flume
11 11 (0.59%) KVM
12 10 (0.54%) XenApp
13 7 (0.38%) vSphere
14 5 (0.27%) MetaFrame
15 4 (0.21%) VMware NSX
16 3 (0.16%) XenServer
17 2 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
17 2 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 110 (5.91%) Ansible
2 76 (4.08%) Puppet
3 63 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
4 52 (2.79%) Nagios
5 48 (2.58%) Cacti
6 43 (2.31%) Kubernetes
7 36 (1.93%) Hadoop YARN
8 31 (1.67%) SELinux
9 24 (1.29%) Salt
10 22 (1.18%) Grafana
11 21 (1.13%) Icinga
11 21 (1.13%) SCCM
12 16 (0.86%) Docker Swarm
13 15 (0.81%) Oozie
14 14 (0.75%) HAProxy
15 12 (0.64%) Munin
15 12 (0.64%) QRadar
15 12 (0.64%) ZABBIX
16 11 (0.59%) OpenView
16 11 (0.59%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 250 (13.43%) Cisco
2 200 (10.75%) SAP
3 187 (10.05%) Microsoft
4 113 (6.07%) VMware
5 84 (4.51%) Juniper
5 84 (4.51%) Oracle
6 64 (3.44%) Salesforce.com
7 60 (3.22%) Google
8 54 (2.90%) HP
9 37 (1.99%) Citrix
10 35 (1.88%) Tableau
11 30 (1.61%) Red Hat
12 29 (1.56%) F5
13 28 (1.50%) Dell
14 22 (1.18%) Palo Alto
14 22 (1.18%) Splunk
15 20 (1.07%) Cloudera
16 19 (1.02%) hybris
16 19 (1.02%) Remedy
16 19 (1.02%) Talend