Period
to 17 October 2017

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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
England > South East
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 32 32
Rank change year-on-year -17 0 -8
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1578 2533 2804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.45% 7.11% 6.66%
As % of the General category 15.96% 20.20% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1110 1676 2030
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £82,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year - -2.06% -3.00%

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 9888 12538 15283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 34.15% 35.18% 36.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7597 10096 11791
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,100 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% -

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 17 October 2017.

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 17 October 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
Thames Valley -11 892 £50,000 -9.09% 57
Berkshire -3 601 £52,000 -9.57% 32
Hampshire -28 242 £45,000 +11.80% 21
Surrey -34 237 £48,500 +2.11% 35
Buckinghamshire -1 179 £42,000 -1.18% 11
Oxfordshire -25 110 £50,000 - 14
West Sussex -20 85 £42,500 +6.25% 1
M4 Corridor - 37 £60,000 -
Kent +25 30 £37,500 +82.93% 5
East Sussex -21 20 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Sussex -4 7 £57,500 +130.00% 1
Middlesex -4 3 £41,250 -2.94%
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 South East region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 538 (34.09%) Finance
2 391 (24.78%) Marketing
3 328 (20.79%) Linux
4 327 (20.72%) Electronics
5 325 (20.60%) Programme Management
6 314 (19.90%) Business Intelligence
7 301 (19.07%) SAP
8 298 (18.88%) Digital Marketing
9 297 (18.82%) Manufacturing
10 287 (18.19%) Windows
11 266 (16.86%) SQL
12 264 (16.73%) Java
13 262 (16.60%) Degree
14 241 (15.27%) Agile Software Development
15 196 (12.42%) C++
16 170 (10.77%) JavaScript
17 168 (10.65%) Project Management
18 160 (10.14%) C#
19 151 (9.57%) Microsoft
20 149 (9.44%) Python
21 147 (9.32%) SQL Server
22 145 (9.19%) C
23 139 (8.81%) .NET
24 138 (8.75%) Software Engineering
25 137 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
26 134 (8.49%) Cisco
27 130 (8.24%) Computer Science
28 128 (8.11%) Scrum
29 126 (7.98%) Continuous Integration
29 126 (7.98%) Security Cleared

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 40 (2.53%) IIS
2 36 (2.28%) MS Exchange
3 35 (2.22%) Apache
4 31 (1.96%) Tomcat
5 24 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (1.08%) SAS
7 13 (0.82%) Apache Spark
8 11 (0.70%) DNN
8 11 (0.70%) Documentum
8 11 (0.70%) Skype for Business
9 10 (0.63%) OpenStack
10 9 (0.57%) Confluence
10 9 (0.57%) SharePoint
11 8 (0.51%) Jetty
11 8 (0.51%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.38%) CMS
13 5 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (0.32%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (0.25%) nginx
Applications
1 114 (7.22%) Microsoft Office
2 84 (5.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 51 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 47 (2.98%) Microsoft Project
5 29 (1.84%) MS Visio
6 26 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (0.89%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (0.51%) Adobe After Effects
9 8 (0.51%) Adobe Premiere
9 8 (0.51%) Final Cut Pro
10 6 (0.38%) Chatbot
11 2 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.063%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.063%) InDesign
12 1 (0.063%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.19%) SessionCam
2 2 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.13%) Primavera
2 2 (0.13%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.13%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.063%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.063%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.063%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.063%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.063%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.063%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 104 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (3.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (3.42%) SaaS
4 51 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
5 49 (3.11%) Office 365
6 24 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
6 24 (1.52%) Amazon S3
6 24 (1.52%) Amazon SQS
6 24 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 23 (1.46%) Amazon ELB
8 7 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
8 7 (0.44%) Force.com
8 7 (0.44%) Slack
9 6 (0.38%) G Suite
10 3 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (0.19%) IaaS
11 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.063%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.063%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 93 (5.89%) TCP/IP
2 89 (5.64%) VoIP
3 87 (5.51%) Firewall
4 80 (5.07%) WAN
5 75 (4.75%) Wireless
6 63 (3.99%) VPN
7 62 (3.93%) LAN
8 57 (3.61%) Broadband
9 51 (3.23%) MPLS
10 47 (2.98%) Internet
11 46 (2.92%) LTE
12 45 (2.85%) Ethernet
13 35 (2.22%) SS7
14 31 (1.96%) GSM
14 31 (1.96%) HTTP
14 31 (1.96%) UMTS
15 30 (1.90%) 4G
15 30 (1.90%) BGP
16 29 (1.84%) Radio Access Network
16 29 (1.84%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (9.32%) SQL Server
2 93 (5.89%) MySQL
3 63 (3.99%) NoSQL
4 58 (3.68%) Big Data
5 43 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
6 38 (2.41%) MongoDB
7 33 (2.09%) SQL Server 2016
8 29 (1.84%) Relational Database
9 27 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 25 (1.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 25 (1.58%) MariaDB
10 25 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 23 (1.46%) Oracle Database
12 22 (1.39%) Hadoop
13 21 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
14 18 (1.14%) GIS
15 14 (0.89%) PowerCenter
16 13 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 11 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 48 (3.04%) Subversion
2 44 (2.79%) Git (software)
3 43 (2.72%) Visual Studio
4 41 (2.60%) Jenkins
5 37 (2.34%) JIRA
6 36 (2.28%) Selenium
7 32 (2.03%) Moq
7 32 (2.03%) MSTest
7 32 (2.03%) NUnit
7 32 (2.03%) Rhino Mocks
8 24 (1.52%) JUnit
9 17 (1.08%) Cucumber
10 16 (1.01%) Eclipse
11 14 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (0.70%) GCC
12 11 (0.70%) git-flow
13 10 (0.63%) InstallShield
13 10 (0.63%) WebDriver
14 9 (0.57%) gulp
15 7 (0.44%) GDB
General
1 538 (34.09%) Finance
2 391 (24.78%) Marketing
3 327 (20.72%) Electronics
4 297 (18.82%) Manufacturing
5 121 (7.67%) Retail
6 73 (4.63%) Banking
7 41 (2.60%) Legal
8 36 (2.28%) Financial Institution
9 32 (2.03%) Aerospace
10 29 (1.84%) Automotive
11 26 (1.65%) Billing
11 26 (1.65%) Games
12 23 (1.46%) Back Office
13 17 (1.08%) Retail Banking
14 10 (0.63%) Multimedia
15 9 (0.57%) Advertising
16 7 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.38%) Law
18 4 (0.25%) Brand Awareness
18 4 (0.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 318 (20.15%) Developer
2 180 (11.41%) Analyst
3 130 (8.24%) Consultant
4 83 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 81 (5.13%) Network Engineer
6 80 (5.07%) .NET Developer
7 69 (4.37%) Java Developer
8 67 (4.25%) Architect
9 57 (3.61%) C# Developer
10 56 (3.55%) Software Developer
11 51 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
12 49 (3.11%) Linux Engineer
13 48 (3.04%) Telecoms Developer
14 47 (2.98%) JavaScript Developer
14 47 (2.98%) Senior Developer
14 47 (2.98%) Support Engineer
15 45 (2.85%) Administrator
15 45 (2.85%) Telecoms Engineer
16 43 (2.72%) C# .NET Developer
16 43 (2.72%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (8.81%) .NET
2 119 (7.54%) Web Services
3 117 (7.41%) HTML
4 102 (6.46%) CSS
5 83 (5.26%) XML
6 64 (4.06%) REST
7 54 (3.42%) jQuery
7 54 (3.42%) Spring
8 52 (3.30%) HTML5
9 49 (3.11%) Node.js
10 46 (2.92%) AngularJS
10 46 (2.92%) React
10 46 (2.92%) RESTful
11 45 (2.85%) JSON
12 38 (2.41%) Ext JS
12 38 (2.41%) RabbitMQ
13 36 (2.28%) WPF
14 35 (2.22%) ASP.NET
14 35 (2.22%) J2EE
15 32 (2.03%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 137 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
2 130 (8.24%) Computer Science
3 89 (5.64%) Data Centre
4 69 (4.37%) User Experience
5 60 (3.80%) Management Information System
6 45 (2.85%) Greenfield Project
7 30 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (1.77%) Hedge funds
9 25 (1.58%) Smartphone
10 21 (1.33%) Mobile Payment
10 21 (1.33%) SWIFT
10 21 (1.33%) Virtual Team
11 19 (1.20%) Contactless
11 19 (1.20%) EMV
11 19 (1.20%) Smartcard
12 17 (1.08%) Driving Licence
13 16 (1.01%) Digital Currency
13 16 (1.01%) Digital TV
13 16 (1.01%) FMCG
14 13 (0.82%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 328 (20.79%) Linux
2 287 (18.19%) Windows
3 108 (6.84%) Unix
4 57 (3.61%) Android
5 54 (3.42%) Windows Server
6 36 (2.28%) VxWorks
7 35 (2.22%) Apple iOS
8 32 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 27 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 24 (1.52%) Windows 7
11 23 (1.46%) CentOS
12 20 (1.27%) Solaris
12 20 (1.27%) Windows 8
13 19 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 17 (1.08%) Windows 10
15 14 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (0.82%) Mac OS X
17 9 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
18 6 (0.38%) Ubuntu
19 5 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (20.60%) Programme Management
2 314 (19.90%) Business Intelligence
3 298 (18.88%) Digital Marketing
4 241 (15.27%) Agile Software Development
5 168 (10.65%) Project Management
6 138 (8.75%) Software Engineering
7 128 (8.11%) Scrum
8 126 (7.98%) Continuous Integration
9 125 (7.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 121 (7.67%) ITIL
11 89 (5.64%) TDD
12 82 (5.20%) Presales
13 77 (4.88%) PRINCE2
14 76 (4.82%) Cybersecurity
15 66 (4.18%) Network Design
16 65 (4.12%) Penetration Testing
17 59 (3.74%) MVC
18 58 (3.68%) Analytics
18 58 (3.68%) DevOps
19 56 (3.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 266 (16.86%) SQL
2 264 (16.73%) Java
3 196 (12.42%) C++
4 170 (10.77%) JavaScript
5 160 (10.14%) C#
6 149 (9.44%) Python
7 145 (9.19%) C
8 77 (4.88%) Bash Shell
9 61 (3.87%) Perl
10 53 (3.36%) Ruby
11 49 (3.11%) Shell Script
12 26 (1.65%) R
13 16 (1.01%) Embedded C
14 14 (0.89%) Lua
14 14 (0.89%) VB.NET
15 13 (0.82%) Embedded C++
15 13 (0.82%) PHP
15 13 (0.82%) T-SQL
16 10 (0.63%) Go
16 10 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 262 (16.60%) Degree
2 126 (7.98%) Security Cleared
3 88 (5.58%) Cisco Certification
4 84 (5.32%) DV Cleared
5 57 (3.61%) CCNA
6 43 (2.72%) CCNP
7 39 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
8 26 (1.65%) PMI Certification
9 21 (1.33%) ISTQB
9 21 (1.33%) PMP
9 21 (1.33%) SC Cleared
10 18 (1.14%) CISSP
11 17 (1.08%) ISEB
11 17 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 13 (0.82%) CCIE
12 13 (0.82%) CISM
13 12 (0.76%) APMP
13 12 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (0.63%) APMG
15 7 (0.44%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (5.51%) SLA
2 57 (3.61%) QA
3 51 (3.23%) PMO
4 25 (1.58%) Data Quality
5 22 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (0.95%) ISO 9001
7 13 (0.82%) PCI DSS
8 11 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 10 (0.63%) ISO 22301
10 7 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
11 6 (0.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 6 (0.38%) ISO 31000
11 6 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 5 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
12 5 (0.32%) ECSS
13 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 3 (0.19%) MISRA
13 3 (0.19%) MISRA C
14 2 (0.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 92 (5.83%) Active Directory
2 88 (5.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
4 26 (1.65%) Docker
5 20 (1.27%) Hyper-V
6 14 (0.89%) Kamailio
6 14 (0.89%) KVM
7 13 (0.82%) Terminal Services
7 13 (0.82%) XenServer
8 12 (0.76%) XenApp
9 11 (0.70%) VMware Workstation
10 9 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.32%) VMware NSX
11 5 (0.32%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.25%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.19%) vSphere
14 2 (0.13%) Firmware
15 1 (0.063%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.063%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 34 (2.15%) Ansible
2 28 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (1.65%) Puppet
4 18 (1.14%) Terraform
5 14 (0.89%) WSUS
6 11 (0.70%) ZABBIX
7 9 (0.57%) Grafana
7 9 (0.57%) Packer
8 6 (0.38%) vCenter Server
9 4 (0.25%) Nagios
10 3 (0.19%) CFEngine
10 3 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.19%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (0.19%) Opsview
10 3 (0.19%) vMotion
10 3 (0.19%) vRealize
10 3 (0.19%) WMI
11 2 (0.13%) AirWatch
11 2 (0.13%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 301 (19.07%) SAP
2 151 (9.57%) Microsoft
3 134 (8.49%) Cisco
4 118 (7.48%) VMware
5 81 (5.13%) Oracle
6 54 (3.42%) Citrix
7 43 (2.72%) Juniper
8 31 (1.96%) HP
9 30 (1.90%) F5
10 29 (1.84%) Red Hat
11 28 (1.77%) EMC
12 27 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
13 22 (1.39%) Adobe
14 19 (1.20%) Hyperion
15 18 (1.14%) Google
16 17 (1.08%) ArcSight
16 17 (1.08%) IBM
17 16 (1.01%) Huawei
18 15 (0.95%) Avaya
18 15 (0.95%) Informatica