Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 54 32
Rank change year-on-year -28 -22 0
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1,052 1,615 2,461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.66% 5.27% 7.10%
As % of the General category 11.67% 15.32% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 658 1,152 1,608
South East median annual salary £52,500 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.13% -3.16% -5.00%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 9,018 10,539 12,286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.36% 34.41% 35.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7,129 8,148 9,762
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,250 £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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 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
Thames Valley -18 555 £56,000 +12.00% 91
Berkshire -11 455 £57,500 +15.00% 68
Hampshire -24 216 £55,000 +29.41% 32
Surrey 0 211 £52,500 +5.00% 25
Buckinghamshire -48 63 £37,500 -10.71% 15
West Sussex -35 32 £52,500 +23.53% 5
Oxfordshire -41 30 £55,000 +10.00% 8
Kent +8 18 £37,500 - 5
East Sussex -16 13 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Middlesex +5 7 £31,500 -23.64%
Sussex -1 1 - -
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 361 (34.32%) Finance
2 253 (24.05%) Degree
3 211 (20.06%) Business Intelligence
4 209 (19.87%) Agile Software Development
5 182 (17.30%) Marketing
6 177 (16.83%) SAP
7 170 (16.16%) SQL
8 162 (15.40%) Java
9 158 (15.02%) Electronics
10 137 (13.02%) Programme Management
11 136 (12.93%) Retail
12 133 (12.64%) Manufacturing
13 128 (12.17%) Analytics
14 126 (11.98%) Python
15 120 (11.41%) Digital Marketing
16 115 (10.93%) Linux
17 113 (10.74%) Windows
18 110 (10.46%) Problem-Solving
19 108 (10.27%) Microsoft Office
19 108 (10.27%) Project Management
20 106 (10.08%) Microsoft
21 102 (9.70%) Cisco
22 101 (9.60%) ITIL
23 98 (9.32%) Decision-Making
24 97 (9.22%) Stakeholder Management
25 95 (9.03%) Artificial Intelligence
25 95 (9.03%) Software Engineering
26 87 (8.27%) Firewall
27 86 (8.17%) Microsoft Azure
28 82 (7.79%) Scrum

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 63 (5.99%) Apache Spark
2 51 (4.85%) Apache
3 36 (3.42%) SAS
4 27 (2.57%) MS Exchange
5 15 (1.43%) OpenStack
6 13 (1.24%) SharePoint
7 12 (1.14%) IIS
8 9 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (0.86%) JBoss
9 8 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (0.57%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.48%) Confluence
12 4 (0.38%) Skype for Business
12 4 (0.38%) Smallworld
13 3 (0.29%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 2 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 108 (10.27%) Microsoft Office
2 44 (4.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 32 (3.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 30 (2.85%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.95%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.86%) RoboHelp
7 4 (0.38%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.38%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.19%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.19%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.095%) Siemens NX
9 1 (0.095%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 13 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.57%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.38%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 2 (0.19%) Primavera
4 2 (0.19%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.19%) SAP PSCD
5 1 (0.095%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.095%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.095%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.095%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.095%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.095%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.095%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.095%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.095%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.095%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.095%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 86 (8.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (6.46%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (2.66%) Office 365
4 14 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (0.95%) OpenShift
6 8 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.48%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.48%) SaaS
8 4 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (0.38%) GitHub
9 3 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.29%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.29%) Serverless
9 3 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (0.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.19%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 87 (8.27%) Firewall
2 63 (5.99%) WAN
3 56 (5.32%) Internet
4 51 (4.85%) LAN
5 50 (4.75%) Wireless
6 46 (4.37%) VPN
7 45 (4.28%) Broadband
8 44 (4.18%) VoIP
9 40 (3.80%) TCP/IP
10 33 (3.14%) MPLS
11 29 (2.76%) BGP
12 27 (2.57%) NFC
13 26 (2.47%) DNS
13 26 (2.47%) Network Security
14 23 (2.19%) IPsec
14 23 (2.19%) PBX
14 23 (2.19%) VLAN
15 20 (1.90%) Radio Access Network
16 18 (1.71%) OSPF
17 17 (1.62%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (7.22%) Power BI
2 73 (6.94%) Hadoop
3 51 (4.85%) Big Data
4 48 (4.56%) SQL Server
5 41 (3.90%) Apache Hive
5 41 (3.90%) NoSQL
6 39 (3.71%) SAP HANA
7 38 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
8 36 (3.42%) Text Mining
9 28 (2.66%) MongoDB
10 26 (2.47%) MySQL
11 25 (2.38%) Blockchain
12 22 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
13 16 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (1.43%) GIS
14 15 (1.43%) Relational Database
15 14 (1.33%) Neo4j
16 11 (1.05%) RDBMS
17 10 (0.95%) DTS
18 9 (0.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 26 (2.47%) Git (software)
3 20 (1.90%) JIRA
4 17 (1.62%) GitLab
5 11 (1.05%) Visual Studio
6 10 (0.95%) Selenium
6 10 (0.95%) Subversion
6 10 (0.95%) Vagrant
7 9 (0.86%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.57%) SpecFlow
9 5 (0.48%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.38%) Appium
10 4 (0.38%) Gerrit
10 4 (0.38%) IntelliJ
10 4 (0.38%) MSTest
10 4 (0.38%) NUnit
10 4 (0.38%) Robot Framework
10 4 (0.38%) Sahi
10 4 (0.38%) UI Automator
10 4 (0.38%) WebDriver
General
1 361 (34.32%) Finance
2 182 (17.30%) Marketing
3 158 (15.02%) Electronics
4 136 (12.93%) Retail
5 133 (12.64%) Manufacturing
6 61 (5.80%) Banking
7 47 (4.47%) Advertising
8 37 (3.52%) Legal
9 29 (2.76%) Billing
10 25 (2.38%) Retail Banking
11 16 (1.52%) German Language
12 14 (1.33%) Italian Language
13 13 (1.24%) French Language
14 11 (1.05%) Military
14 11 (1.05%) Spanish Language
15 10 (0.95%) Automotive
15 10 (0.95%) Games
15 10 (0.95%) Multimedia
16 9 (0.86%) Law
17 6 (0.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 120 (11.41%) Analyst
2 81 (7.70%) Developer
3 72 (6.84%) Architect
4 51 (4.85%) Consultant
4 51 (4.85%) Support Engineer
5 47 (4.47%) Software Engineer
6 45 (4.28%) Project Manager
7 40 (3.80%) IT Manager
8 37 (3.52%) Network Engineer
9 36 (3.42%) Data Scientist
10 33 (3.14%) Business Analyst
11 31 (2.95%) Java Developer
12 29 (2.76%) Senior Consultant
13 28 (2.66%) Solutions Architect
14 25 (2.38%) E-Commerce Consultant
14 25 (2.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 25 (2.38%) Payments Consultant
14 25 (2.38%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
14 25 (2.38%) Senior Payments Consultant
15 22 (2.09%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (4.47%) Kafka
2 43 (4.09%) Web Services
3 40 (3.80%) HTML
4 36 (3.42%) D3.js
4 36 (3.42%) ggplot
5 35 (3.33%) .NET
6 33 (3.14%) XML
7 28 (2.66%) AngularJS
7 28 (2.66%) React
8 26 (2.47%) CSS
9 22 (2.09%) Spring
10 20 (1.90%) Node.js
10 20 (1.90%) SOAP
11 18 (1.71%) Vue.js
12 17 (1.62%) HTML5
13 14 (1.33%) Django
13 14 (1.33%) JSON
14 13 (1.24%) CGI
14 13 (1.24%) jQuery
15 12 (1.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 73 (6.94%) Self-Motivation
2 61 (5.80%) Computer Science
3 51 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (4.56%) Algorithms
5 45 (4.28%) Data Centre
6 39 (3.71%) Video on Demand
7 37 (3.52%) Driving Licence
8 36 (3.42%) Management Information System
8 36 (3.42%) Social Network
9 26 (2.47%) Mobile Payment
10 25 (2.38%) Contactless
10 25 (2.38%) EMV
10 25 (2.38%) Fintech
10 25 (2.38%) Smartcard
11 16 (1.52%) FMCG
12 15 (1.43%) Virtual Team
13 14 (1.33%) Public Cloud
13 14 (1.33%) Smart Meter
14 13 (1.24%) Internet of Things
15 12 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 115 (10.93%) Linux
2 113 (10.74%) Windows
3 48 (4.56%) Unix
4 39 (3.71%) Windows Server
5 21 (2.00%) Windows 7
6 19 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (1.62%) Android
7 17 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (1.52%) Windows 10
9 13 (1.24%) Apple iOS
10 11 (1.05%) Windows 8
11 9 (0.86%) Solaris
12 6 (0.57%) CentOS
12 6 (0.57%) VMS
13 4 (0.38%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.38%) Windows Phone
13 4 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
14 2 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (20.06%) Business Intelligence
2 209 (19.87%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (13.02%) Programme Management
4 128 (12.17%) Analytics
5 120 (11.41%) Digital Marketing
6 110 (10.46%) Problem-Solving
7 108 (10.27%) Project Management
8 101 (9.60%) ITIL
9 98 (9.32%) Decision-Making
10 97 (9.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 95 (9.03%) Artificial Intelligence
11 95 (9.03%) Software Engineering
12 82 (7.79%) Scrum
13 79 (7.51%) Data Science
14 78 (7.41%) Visualisation
15 77 (7.32%) Data Visualisation
16 76 (7.22%) Data Engineering
16 76 (7.22%) Data-Driven Decision Making
17 66 (6.27%) Mathematics
18 61 (5.80%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 170 (16.16%) SQL
2 162 (15.40%) Java
3 126 (11.98%) Python
4 76 (7.22%) JavaScript
5 56 (5.32%) C++
6 47 (4.47%) C#
7 45 (4.28%) C
8 41 (3.90%) Bash Shell
9 36 (3.42%) R
10 31 (2.95%) Go
11 29 (2.76%) PL/SQL
12 25 (2.38%) Ruby
13 20 (1.90%) PowerShell
14 14 (1.33%) PHP
15 10 (0.95%) Perl
16 8 (0.76%) T-SQL
17 7 (0.67%) Cython
17 7 (0.67%) Rust
18 5 (0.48%) Java 8
19 3 (0.29%) Korn
Qualifications
1 253 (24.05%) Degree
2 77 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 54 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
3 54 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 26 (2.47%) CCNP
4 26 (2.47%) CISSP
5 25 (2.38%) CEH
6 24 (2.28%) CCNA
6 24 (2.28%) DV Cleared
7 20 (1.90%) CISM
7 20 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
8 18 (1.71%) CISA
8 18 (1.71%) ISEB
9 16 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
9 16 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (1.33%) CCIE
10 14 (1.33%) SSCP
11 13 (1.24%) MCSA
12 10 (0.95%) JNCIP
12 10 (0.95%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.56%) QA
2 44 (4.18%) SLA
3 38 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.14%) PMO
5 8 (0.76%) GDPR
6 7 (0.67%) FISMA
7 6 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials
7 6 (0.57%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.57%) PMBOK
8 4 (0.38%) ISO 14001
8 4 (0.38%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.29%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.29%) NEBOSH
10 2 (0.19%) COSHH
10 2 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (0.19%) ISO 22301
10 2 (0.19%) ISO 31000
10 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (4.09%) Active Directory
2 42 (3.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (3.90%) Docker
4 16 (1.52%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.24%) vSphere
6 10 (0.95%) VirtualBox
7 7 (0.67%) Terminal Server
8 5 (0.48%) KVM
8 5 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.38%) XenApp
9 4 (0.38%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.29%) ProxySG
10 3 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.19%) Ceph
11 2 (0.19%) Snort
12 1 (0.095%) pfSense
12 1 (0.095%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.095%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.095%) Xen
12 1 (0.095%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 44 (4.18%) Ansible
2 36 (3.42%) Hadoop YARN
3 24 (2.28%) Puppet
4 19 (1.81%) Kubernetes
5 12 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (1.14%) SCCM
6 10 (0.95%) Salt
7 5 (0.48%) Defensics
7 5 (0.48%) Grafana
7 5 (0.48%) Nagios
7 5 (0.48%) Nessus
7 5 (0.48%) Nexpose
7 5 (0.48%) Nmap
7 5 (0.48%) OpenVAS
8 4 (0.38%) Icinga
8 4 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 177 (16.83%) SAP
2 106 (10.08%) Microsoft
3 102 (9.70%) Cisco
4 80 (7.60%) Tableau
5 75 (7.13%) Oracle
6 71 (6.75%) VMware
7 41 (3.90%) Juniper
8 25 (2.38%) Hyperion
9 17 (1.62%) Dell
10 16 (1.52%) Red Hat
10 16 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
11 15 (1.43%) Avaya
11 15 (1.43%) Meraki
11 15 (1.43%) Nokia
12 14 (1.33%) Huawei
13 13 (1.24%) F5
13 13 (1.24%) Mitel
13 13 (1.24%) Splunk
14 12 (1.14%) Citrix
15 11 (1.05%) HP