Period
to 15 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
England > South East
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 70 35
Rank change year-on-year -7 -35 -3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1,010 1,339 2,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.78% 4.37% 6.64%
As % of the General category 12.40% 13.13% 19.37%
Number of salaries quoted 619 997 1,344
South East median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,325
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% -

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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 8,144 10,196 10,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.51% 33.30% 34.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6,246 7,887 8,352
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in the South East

Telecoms
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in the South East

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in the South East over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in the South East

Telecoms
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 January 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
Thames Valley -7 534 £56,500 +13.00% 78
Berkshire -4 433 £56,500 +13.00% 61
Hampshire +11 237 £50,000 +17.65% 21
Surrey +4 188 £55,000 +10.00% 28
Buckinghamshire -45 59 £37,500 -11.76% 11
Oxfordshire -13 30 £55,000 +10.00% 6
West Sussex -26 21 £52,500 +23.53% 3
East Sussex -7 16 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Kent +10 12 £30,250 -42.38% 3
Middlesex -1 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 South East region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 357 (35.35%) Finance
2 263 (26.04%) Degree
3 224 (22.18%) Business Intelligence
4 197 (19.50%) Agile Software Development
5 178 (17.62%) SAP
6 174 (17.23%) Java
7 171 (16.93%) Electronics
8 169 (16.73%) Marketing
9 157 (15.54%) Retail
10 155 (15.35%) SQL
11 135 (13.37%) Manufacturing
11 135 (13.37%) Programme Management
12 133 (13.17%) Python
12 133 (13.17%) Analytics
13 123 (12.18%) Digital Marketing
14 116 (11.49%) Linux
15 110 (10.89%) Stakeholder Management
16 109 (10.79%) Software Engineering
17 107 (10.59%) Project Management
17 107 (10.59%) Problem-Solving
18 103 (10.20%) Artificial Intelligence
19 102 (10.10%) Cisco
19 102 (10.10%) Decision-Making
20 98 (9.70%) Windows
21 94 (9.31%) Microsoft Azure
22 93 (9.21%) Data Science
23 91 (9.01%) ITIL
24 90 (8.91%) Firewall
25 89 (8.81%) Tableau
26 88 (8.71%) Visualisation

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 64 (6.34%) Apache Spark
2 52 (5.15%) Apache
3 41 (4.06%) SAS
4 25 (2.48%) MS Exchange
5 13 (1.29%) SharePoint
6 10 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (0.99%) IIS
6 10 (0.99%) OpenStack
7 8 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (0.79%) JBoss
7 8 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (0.50%) Confluence
10 4 (0.40%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.40%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.20%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.20%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.20%) Site Server
11 2 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 79 (7.82%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (3.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 30 (2.97%) MS Visio
4 23 (2.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.50%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.30%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.099%) RoboHelp
9 1 (0.099%) Simulink
9 1 (0.099%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.40%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 3 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.20%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.20%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.20%) SAP PSCD
4 2 (0.20%) Siebel CRM
5 1 (0.099%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.099%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.099%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.099%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.099%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.099%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.099%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.099%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.099%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 94 (9.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 67 (6.63%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (2.67%) Office 365
4 11 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (0.99%) OpenShift
6 9 (0.89%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.69%) GitHub
8 5 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.50%) SaaS
9 4 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.30%) AWS Fargate
10 3 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.30%) Mimecast
10 3 (0.30%) Serverless
11 2 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 90 (8.91%) Firewall
2 65 (6.44%) WAN
3 59 (5.84%) LAN
4 44 (4.36%) Internet
5 42 (4.16%) TCP/IP
6 39 (3.86%) Wireless
7 38 (3.76%) MPLS
8 37 (3.66%) VoIP
9 34 (3.37%) BGP
10 32 (3.17%) VPN
11 26 (2.57%) Broadband
11 26 (2.57%) NFC
12 24 (2.38%) DNS
13 23 (2.28%) Network Security
14 22 (2.18%) PBX
14 22 (2.18%) Radio Access Network
14 22 (2.18%) VLAN
15 21 (2.08%) OSPF
16 19 (1.88%) DHCP
17 17 (1.68%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (8.51%) Power BI
2 82 (8.12%) Hadoop
3 55 (5.45%) Big Data
4 51 (5.05%) SQL Server
5 48 (4.75%) NoSQL
6 44 (4.36%) Apache Hive
6 44 (4.36%) SAP HANA
7 41 (4.06%) Apache Cassandra
7 41 (4.06%) Text Mining
8 33 (3.27%) MongoDB
9 26 (2.57%) Blockchain
9 26 (2.57%) MySQL
10 20 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
11 19 (1.88%) GIS
12 18 (1.78%) Relational Database
13 17 (1.68%) DTS
14 16 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (1.19%) Neo4j
16 11 (1.09%) RDBMS
17 9 (0.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (3.17%) Jenkins
2 27 (2.67%) Git (software)
3 20 (1.98%) JIRA
4 18 (1.78%) GitLab
5 14 (1.39%) Selenium
5 14 (1.39%) Visual Studio
6 10 (0.99%) Vagrant
7 9 (0.89%) Cucumber
8 7 (0.69%) IntelliJ
8 7 (0.69%) Subversion
9 6 (0.59%) SpecFlow
9 6 (0.59%) WebDriver
10 5 (0.50%) Appium
10 5 (0.50%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.50%) PyCharm
10 5 (0.50%) Robot Framework
10 5 (0.50%) Sahi
10 5 (0.50%) Sikuli
10 5 (0.50%) UI Automator
11 4 (0.40%) Gerrit
General
1 357 (35.35%) Finance
2 171 (16.93%) Electronics
3 169 (16.73%) Marketing
4 157 (15.54%) Retail
5 135 (13.37%) Manufacturing
6 62 (6.14%) Banking
7 47 (4.65%) Advertising
8 31 (3.07%) Legal
9 26 (2.57%) Retail Banking
10 22 (2.18%) Billing
11 18 (1.78%) Military
12 15 (1.49%) Multimedia
13 10 (0.99%) Automotive
13 10 (0.99%) Games
13 10 (0.99%) Law
14 6 (0.59%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.50%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.50%) German Language
16 4 (0.40%) Publishing
16 4 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 123 (12.18%) Analyst
2 77 (7.62%) Architect
3 75 (7.43%) Developer
4 59 (5.84%) Software Engineer
5 52 (5.15%) Consultant
6 49 (4.85%) Network Engineer
7 46 (4.55%) Support Engineer
8 41 (4.06%) Business Analyst
8 41 (4.06%) Data Scientist
9 39 (3.86%) Project Manager
10 38 (3.76%) Java Developer
11 35 (3.47%) IT Manager
12 30 (2.97%) Senior Consultant
13 28 (2.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 28 (2.77%) Senior Developer
14 26 (2.57%) E-Commerce Consultant
14 26 (2.57%) Payments Consultant
14 26 (2.57%) Senior Analyst
14 26 (2.57%) Senior Data Scientist
14 26 (2.57%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (5.25%) Kafka
2 44 (4.36%) Web Services
3 41 (4.06%) D3.js
3 41 (4.06%) ggplot
4 30 (2.97%) Spring
5 28 (2.77%) React
6 23 (2.28%) AngularJS
6 23 (2.28%) XML
7 19 (1.88%) .NET
7 19 (1.88%) HTML
8 18 (1.78%) Hibernate
8 18 (1.78%) SOAP
9 16 (1.58%) Vue.js
10 14 (1.39%) CGI
10 14 (1.39%) CSS
10 14 (1.39%) HTML5
10 14 (1.39%) Node.js
11 12 (1.19%) J2EE
12 10 (0.99%) Django
12 10 (0.99%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 74 (7.33%) Self-Motivation
2 52 (5.15%) Algorithms
3 51 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (4.36%) Video on Demand
5 43 (4.26%) Management Information System
6 41 (4.06%) Social Network
7 38 (3.76%) Data Centre
8 36 (3.56%) Driving Licence
9 27 (2.67%) Mobile Payment
10 26 (2.57%) Contactless
10 26 (2.57%) EMV
10 26 (2.57%) Fintech
10 26 (2.57%) Smartcard
11 24 (2.38%) FMCG
12 15 (1.49%) Smart Meter
13 14 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
14 12 (1.19%) Public Cloud
14 12 (1.19%) Virtual Team
15 11 (1.09%) PMI
15 11 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 116 (11.49%) Linux
2 98 (9.70%) Windows
3 36 (3.56%) Unix
4 32 (3.17%) Windows Server
5 20 (1.98%) Android
6 14 (1.39%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.39%) Windows 7
7 13 (1.29%) Windows 10
7 13 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.69%) VMS
9 7 (0.69%) Windows Phone
9 7 (0.69%) Windows Phone 8
10 6 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
10 6 (0.59%) Solaris
10 6 (0.59%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.40%) CentOS
11 4 (0.40%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.30%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.20%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (22.18%) Business Intelligence
2 197 (19.50%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (13.37%) Programme Management
4 133 (13.17%) Analytics
5 123 (12.18%) Digital Marketing
6 110 (10.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 109 (10.79%) Software Engineering
8 107 (10.59%) Problem-Solving
8 107 (10.59%) Project Management
9 103 (10.20%) Artificial Intelligence
10 102 (10.10%) Decision-Making
11 93 (9.21%) Data Science
12 91 (9.01%) ITIL
13 88 (8.71%) Visualisation
14 87 (8.61%) Data Visualisation
15 85 (8.42%) Data Engineering
15 85 (8.42%) Data-Driven Decision Making
16 84 (8.32%) Scrum
17 69 (6.83%) Mathematics
18 63 (6.24%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 174 (17.23%) Java
2 155 (15.35%) SQL
3 133 (13.17%) Python
4 57 (5.64%) JavaScript
5 54 (5.35%) C++
6 52 (5.15%) C
7 41 (4.06%) R
8 39 (3.86%) Bash Shell
9 37 (3.66%) C#
10 32 (3.17%) Go
11 23 (2.28%) Ruby
12 22 (2.18%) PL/SQL
13 20 (1.98%) PowerShell
14 10 (0.99%) PHP
15 9 (0.89%) Perl
16 8 (0.79%) Cython
16 8 (0.79%) Embedded C
17 5 (0.50%) T-SQL
18 4 (0.40%) Rust
19 3 (0.30%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 263 (26.04%) Degree
2 75 (7.43%) Security Cleared
3 52 (5.15%) SC Cleared
4 47 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (3.47%) CCNP
6 26 (2.57%) DV Cleared
7 25 (2.48%) ISEB
8 20 (1.98%) CEH
9 19 (1.88%) CISSP
10 18 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
11 15 (1.49%) HNC
11 15 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (1.39%) CCNA
13 13 (1.29%) CISM
13 13 (1.29%) PMI Certification
14 12 (1.19%) CISA
14 12 (1.19%) MCP
14 12 (1.19%) MCSA
15 10 (0.99%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.64%) QA
2 44 (4.36%) SLA
3 32 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.09%) GDPR
5 9 (0.89%) Cyber Essentials
6 7 (0.69%) PMO
7 6 (0.59%) BS7799
7 6 (0.59%) COBIT
7 6 (0.59%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 4 (0.40%) FISMA
8 4 (0.40%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.30%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.20%) COSHH
10 2 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (0.20%) ISO 22301
10 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.20%) NEBOSH
10 2 (0.20%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (4.06%) Docker
2 40 (3.96%) Active Directory
3 37 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (1.88%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.99%) VirtualBox
5 10 (0.99%) vSphere
6 5 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.40%) KVM
8 3 (0.30%) ProxySG
8 3 (0.30%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.20%) Ceph
9 2 (0.20%) Firmware
9 2 (0.20%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.20%) Snort
9 2 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.20%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.099%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.099%) pfSense
10 1 (0.099%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.099%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 48 (4.75%) Ansible
2 41 (4.06%) Hadoop YARN
3 24 (2.38%) Puppet
4 16 (1.58%) Kubernetes
5 12 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (0.89%) Salt
7 7 (0.69%) Defensics
7 7 (0.69%) Nessus
7 7 (0.69%) Nexpose
7 7 (0.69%) Nmap
7 7 (0.69%) OpenVAS
8 6 (0.59%) SCCM
9 5 (0.50%) FortiGate
9 5 (0.50%) Grafana
9 5 (0.50%) Nagios
10 4 (0.40%) Icinga
10 4 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
11 3 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.30%) vRealize
Vendors
1 178 (17.62%) SAP
2 102 (10.10%) Cisco
3 89 (8.81%) Tableau
4 86 (8.51%) Microsoft
5 71 (7.03%) Oracle
6 57 (5.64%) VMware
7 47 (4.65%) Juniper
8 26 (2.57%) Hyperion
9 18 (1.78%) Nokia
10 17 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
11 15 (1.49%) Huawei
11 15 (1.49%) Meraki
12 13 (1.29%) Red Hat
13 11 (1.09%) Apple
13 11 (1.09%) Ericsson
14 10 (0.99%) Mitel
14 10 (0.99%) Nortel
15 9 (0.89%) Fortinet
15 9 (0.89%) Google
15 9 (0.89%) HP