Period
to 9 July 2020

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 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
England > London
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 162 149 146
Rank change year-on-year -13 -3 -53
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 687 1,351 1,753
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.12% 2.29% 2.43%
As % of the General category 4.33% 4.73% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 588 1,055 1,314
Median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,350 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,250 £87,500 £91,400
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%

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 15,870 28,582 36,498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.86% 48.55% 50.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12,658 22,602 28,193
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £61,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +6.56% +1.67%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £100,000 £96,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in London

Telecoms
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Telecoms in London.

Salary trend for Telecoms in London

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Telecoms in London over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

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 9 July 2020. 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 -1 128 £61,000 -6.15% 15
West London +24 47 £47,500 -13.64% 7
South London +29 25 £33,000 -40.00% 1
East London +13 9 £65,000 +47.73% 4
North London -12 6 £65,000 +116.67% 2
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 9 July 2020, 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.

1 216 (31.44%) Finance
2 134 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 120 (17.47%) Cisco
4 107 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
5 105 (15.28%) Degree
6 101 (14.70%) Cisco Certification
7 95 (13.83%) Marketing
8 92 (13.39%) Firewall
9 87 (12.66%) AWS
10 81 (11.79%) Banking
11 80 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
12 79 (11.50%) Data Centre
13 74 (10.77%) Python
14 73 (10.63%) Azure
15 72 (10.48%) SAP
15 72 (10.48%) Programme Management
16 71 (10.33%) Manufacturing
16 71 (10.33%) Active Directory
17 70 (10.19%) Public Sector
18 68 (9.90%) Windows
19 66 (9.61%) Linux
20 64 (9.32%) Microsoft Office
21 63 (9.17%) CCNP
21 63 (9.17%) Electronics
22 62 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
22 62 (9.02%) Digital Marketing
23 61 (8.88%) Project Management
24 60 (8.73%) Java
25 59 (8.59%) DevOps
25 59 (8.59%) Analytical Skills

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 14 (2.04%) Apache Spark
2 12 (1.75%) Confluence
2 12 (1.75%) Smallworld
3 9 (1.31%) Skype for Business
4 6 (0.87%) MS Exchange
4 6 (0.87%) Tornado
5 5 (0.73%) IIS
5 5 (0.73%) Mule
5 5 (0.73%) Mule ESB
5 5 (0.73%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.58%) CMS
6 4 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.58%) SAS
6 4 (0.58%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.58%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.44%) Apache
8 2 (0.29%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 64 (9.32%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (4.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (2.04%) AutoCAD
4 10 (1.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.58%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.29%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.15%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.02%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (0.58%) FastStats
3 4 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (0.58%) Unica
4 2 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.29%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.15%) HealthRoster
5 1 (0.15%) Primavera
5 1 (0.15%) R3 Corda
5 1 (0.15%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.15%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.15%) SAP EWM
5 1 (0.15%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.15%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 87 (12.66%) AWS
2 73 (10.63%) Azure
3 50 (7.28%) Office 365
4 36 (5.24%) GCP
5 28 (4.08%) IaaS
6 23 (3.35%) SaaS
7 16 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
8 14 (2.04%) Power Platform
9 13 (1.89%) Amazon ECS
9 13 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
9 13 (1.89%) Serverless
10 12 (1.75%) PaaS
11 10 (1.46%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
12 6 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (0.73%) CloudSense
13 5 (0.73%) GitHub
14 4 (0.58%) Mimecast
15 2 (0.29%) Amazon Kinesis
15 2 (0.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 92 (13.39%) Firewall
2 58 (8.44%) VoIP
3 55 (8.01%) WAN
4 54 (7.86%) Wireless
5 53 (7.71%) Broadband
6 52 (7.57%) LAN
7 51 (7.42%) BGP
7 51 (7.42%) Internet
8 48 (6.99%) MPLS
9 47 (6.84%) OSPF
10 46 (6.70%) Wi-Fi
11 41 (5.97%) Network Security
12 35 (5.09%) TCP/IP
13 28 (4.08%) DNS
13 28 (4.08%) VPN
14 25 (3.64%) DHCP
15 24 (3.49%) Ethernet
15 24 (3.49%) Unified Communications
16 20 (2.91%) GPON
17 18 (2.62%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (4.08%) Big Data
2 27 (3.93%) SQL Server
3 21 (3.06%) GIS
4 19 (2.77%) Hadoop
5 18 (2.62%) Relational Database
6 17 (2.47%) MongoDB
7 14 (2.04%) Power BI
8 12 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (1.46%) NoSQL
9 10 (1.46%) Redis
10 8 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (1.16%) SQL Server 2019
11 7 (1.02%) MySQL
12 5 (0.73%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.58%) Blockchain
13 4 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (0.58%) SAP HANA
14 3 (0.44%) Hazelcast
14 3 (0.44%) Impala
14 3 (0.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 44 (6.40%) Git (software)
2 25 (3.64%) JIRA
3 13 (1.89%) Jenkins
3 13 (1.89%) Maven
4 7 (1.02%) Cucumber
4 7 (1.02%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.87%) Cypress.io
5 6 (0.87%) JUnit
6 5 (0.73%) JBehave
7 4 (0.58%) LabVIEW
7 4 (0.58%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.58%) VersionOne
8 3 (0.44%) git-flow
8 3 (0.44%) Grunt
8 3 (0.44%) Phing
8 3 (0.44%) PHPUnit
8 3 (0.44%) webpack
8 3 (0.44%) Xcode
9 2 (0.29%) Selenium
9 2 (0.29%) Vagrant
General
1 216 (31.44%) Finance
2 95 (13.83%) Marketing
3 81 (11.79%) Banking
4 71 (10.33%) Manufacturing
5 70 (10.19%) Public Sector
6 63 (9.17%) Electronics
7 40 (5.82%) Retail
8 32 (4.66%) Legal
9 20 (2.91%) Back Office
10 15 (2.18%) Games
11 12 (1.75%) Billing
11 12 (1.75%) German Language
12 9 (1.31%) Italian Language
13 7 (1.02%) French Language
13 7 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.87%) Automotive
14 6 (0.87%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.73%) Front Office
15 5 (0.73%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.58%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 79 (11.50%) Network Engineer
2 56 (8.15%) Developer
3 44 (6.40%) Architect
4 36 (5.24%) Analyst
5 31 (4.51%) Consultant
6 22 (3.20%) Security Engineer
7 20 (2.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 19 (2.77%) Cloud Engineer
8 19 (2.77%) DevOps Engineer
8 19 (2.77%) Senior Manager
9 18 (2.62%) Cisco Engineer
9 18 (2.62%) Senior Network Engineer
9 18 (2.62%) Support Engineer
10 17 (2.47%) Project Manager
11 16 (2.33%) Deployment Engineer
11 16 (2.33%) VoIP Engineer
12 15 (2.18%) Service Manager
13 13 (1.89%) Business Manager
13 13 (1.89%) Java Architect
13 13 (1.89%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (4.08%) .NET
2 26 (3.78%) Node.js
3 20 (2.91%) Spring
4 19 (2.77%) HTML
5 17 (2.47%) Spring Boot
6 15 (2.18%) Web Services
7 14 (2.04%) RESTful
8 13 (1.89%) Kafka
9 11 (1.60%) .NET Core
9 11 (1.60%) 802.1X
10 10 (1.46%) FreeSWITCH
11 9 (1.31%) AngularJS
11 9 (1.31%) CSS
11 9 (1.31%) HTML5
11 9 (1.31%) Middleware
11 9 (1.31%) XMPP
12 8 (1.16%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (1.16%) REST
12 8 (1.16%) WPF
13 7 (1.02%) KML
Miscellaneous
1 79 (11.50%) Data Centre
2 59 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (4.22%) Management Information System
4 25 (3.64%) Fibre Optics
4 25 (3.64%) Public Cloud
5 22 (3.20%) Private Cloud
6 20 (2.91%) Self-Motivation
7 16 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (1.89%) Algorithms
9 12 (1.75%) FMCG
10 11 (1.60%) Driving Licence
10 11 (1.60%) Handset
10 11 (1.60%) Internet of Things
10 11 (1.60%) Virtual Team
11 10 (1.46%) User Experience
12 8 (1.16%) Cyber Defence
12 8 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
12 8 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
12 8 (1.16%) Video\Live Streaming
13 7 (1.02%) Media Streaming
Operating Systems
1 68 (9.90%) Windows
2 66 (9.61%) Linux
3 31 (4.51%) Windows Server
4 16 (2.33%) Windows 10
5 15 (2.18%) Unix
6 8 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.16%) Windows Server 2019
7 6 (0.87%) Android
7 6 (0.87%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.73%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.58%) CentOS
10 2 (0.29%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.15%) AIX
11 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.15%) Solaris
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
3 72 (10.48%) Programme Management
4 62 (9.02%) Digital Marketing
4 62 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 61 (8.88%) Project Management
6 59 (8.59%) DevOps
7 45 (6.55%) ITIL
8 42 (6.11%) Problem-Solving
8 42 (6.11%) TDD
9 41 (5.97%) Network Design
10 40 (5.82%) Cybersecurity
11 39 (5.68%) Analytics
11 39 (5.68%) CRM
11 39 (5.68%) Service Delivery
12 35 (5.09%) Data Science
13 33 (4.80%) Computer Science
13 33 (4.80%) Microservices
13 33 (4.80%) Project Delivery
14 31 (4.51%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 74 (10.77%) Python
2 60 (8.73%) Java
3 56 (8.15%) SQL
4 30 (4.37%) JavaScript
5 24 (3.49%) C#
6 16 (2.33%) Bash Shell
7 15 (2.18%) C
8 14 (2.04%) Kotlin
8 14 (2.04%) Scala
9 13 (1.89%) C++
9 13 (1.89%) Perl
10 10 (1.46%) PHP
11 9 (1.31%) R
12 7 (1.02%) VBA
13 5 (0.73%) Apex Code
13 5 (0.73%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.58%) MATLAB
14 4 (0.58%) Ruby
14 4 (0.58%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 105 (15.28%) Degree
2 101 (14.70%) Cisco Certification
3 63 (9.17%) CCNP
4 47 (6.84%) CCNA
5 27 (3.93%) CCIE
6 20 (2.91%) SANS
6 20 (2.91%) Security Cleared
7 16 (2.33%) CISSP
7 16 (2.33%) SC Cleared
8 13 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (1.75%) AWS Certification
9 12 (1.75%) CISM
9 12 (1.75%) MCSA
10 11 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
11 9 (1.31%) GIAC
11 9 (1.31%) JNCIP
11 9 (1.31%) MCSE
12 7 (1.02%) CISA
12 7 (1.02%) DV Cleared
12 7 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.64%) SLA
2 10 (1.46%) QA
3 8 (1.16%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.44%) PMO
6 2 (0.29%) NIST
6 2 (0.29%) SEPA
7 1 (0.15%) GAAP
7 1 (0.15%) GDPR
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 20022
7 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.15%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.15%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 71 (10.33%) Active Directory
2 33 (4.80%) Docker
3 24 (3.49%) Hyper-V
4 17 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (1.46%) Kamailio
5 10 (1.46%) XenApp
6 9 (1.31%) Firmware
7 6 (0.87%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.58%) VMware NSX
9 3 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.29%) BIND 9
10 2 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.15%) HDFS
11 1 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (4.22%) Terraform
2 23 (3.35%) Kubernetes
3 18 (2.62%) Cisco CUCM
4 16 (2.33%) QRadar
5 14 (2.04%) Ansible
6 13 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
7 11 (1.60%) Marathon
7 11 (1.60%) Mesos
8 7 (1.02%) Grafana
9 5 (0.73%) SCCM
9 5 (0.73%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.58%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.58%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
10 4 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.58%) Puppet
10 4 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 3 (0.44%) Cisco Prime
11 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
11 3 (0.44%) Nagios
12 2 (0.29%) RANCID
Vendors
1 134 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 120 (17.47%) Cisco
3 72 (10.48%) SAP
4 42 (6.11%) Google
4 42 (6.11%) Palo Alto
5 35 (5.09%) CheckPoint
6 31 (4.51%) VMware
7 27 (3.93%) Splunk
8 24 (3.49%) BT
9 21 (3.06%) CyberArk
9 21 (3.06%) IBM
10 19 (2.77%) Openreach
10 19 (2.77%) Thycotic
11 18 (2.62%) Citrix
11 18 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
12 16 (2.33%) ArcSight
12 16 (2.33%) Bomgar
12 16 (2.33%) LogRhythm
12 16 (2.33%) NetWitness
12 16 (2.33%) Virgin Media