Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 17 18
Rank change year-on-year -12 +1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 880 1452 1807
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 7.33% 9.92% 9.62%
As % of the General category 21.23% 26.57% 25.06%
Number of salaries quoted 530 755 1215
Thames Valley median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +1.85% -1.82%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,400
90th Percentile £80,000 £92,500 £85,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% -3.85%

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 Thames Valley with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Thames Valley
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4146 5465 7211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 34.56% 37.34% 38.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2948 4027 5302
Thames Valley median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £73,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in the Thames Valley

Telecoms
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in the Thames Valley

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in the Thames Valley

Telecoms
Job Locations in the Thames Valley

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Berkshire -4 619 £50,000 -9.09% 18
Buckinghamshire -2 171 £42,000 -1.18% 15
Oxfordshire -51 81 £50,000 - 4
Telecoms
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Thames Valley region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 303 (34.43%) Finance
2 210 (23.86%) Marketing
3 159 (18.07%) SQL
3 159 (18.07%) Programme Management
4 150 (17.05%) Business Intelligence
5 141 (16.02%) Electronics
6 136 (15.45%) Degree
6 136 (15.45%) Digital Marketing
7 135 (15.34%) Manufacturing
7 135 (15.34%) SAP
8 126 (14.32%) JavaScript
9 122 (13.86%) Linux
10 120 (13.64%) Windows
11 112 (12.73%) Project Management
12 104 (11.82%) Agile Software Development
13 99 (11.25%) Java
14 96 (10.91%) Retail
15 94 (10.68%) HTML
16 90 (10.23%) Microsoft
16 90 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
16 90 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
17 87 (9.89%) Web Services
18 85 (9.66%) C++
19 83 (9.43%) CSS
20 74 (8.41%) Cisco
21 72 (8.18%) SQL Server
22 71 (8.07%) Microsoft Office
23 69 (7.84%) ITIL
23 69 (7.84%) C#
24 67 (7.61%) TCP/IP

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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 31 (3.52%) IIS
2 26 (2.95%) Tomcat
3 20 (2.27%) SAS
4 13 (1.48%) MS Exchange
5 11 (1.25%) Apache
5 11 (1.25%) DNN
5 11 (1.25%) Documentum
5 11 (1.25%) Skype for Business
6 10 (1.14%) OpenStack
7 9 (1.02%) Confluence
7 9 (1.02%) SharePoint
8 8 (0.91%) Jetty
8 8 (0.91%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.57%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.45%) CMS
11 3 (0.34%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 71 (8.07%) Microsoft Office
2 42 (4.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 41 (4.66%) Microsoft Project
4 23 (2.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 23 (2.61%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.25%) Photoshop
6 10 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 9 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.91%) Adobe After Effects
8 8 (0.91%) Adobe Premiere
8 8 (0.91%) Final Cut Pro
9 7 (0.80%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.11%) InDesign
10 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.45%) Unica
2 3 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.34%) SessionCam
3 2 (0.23%) Primavera
3 2 (0.23%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.23%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.11%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 49 (5.57%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
3 30 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (2.73%) Amazon SQS
5 20 (2.27%) Office 365
6 12 (1.36%) SaaS
7 7 (0.80%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.34%) Tricentis Tosca
9 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.23%) IaaS
9 2 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.11%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.11%) Trello
10 1 (0.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 67 (7.61%) Firewall
1 67 (7.61%) TCP/IP
2 63 (7.16%) WAN
3 57 (6.48%) LAN
4 48 (5.45%) VPN
5 38 (4.32%) VoIP
6 37 (4.20%) MPLS
7 34 (3.86%) Wireless
8 32 (3.64%) Ethernet
9 28 (3.18%) Internet
10 27 (3.07%) Broadband
10 27 (3.07%) Radio Access Network
11 24 (2.73%) AMQP
12 23 (2.61%) HTTP
13 22 (2.50%) Intranet
14 21 (2.39%) Cisco ASA
14 21 (2.39%) VoLTE
15 20 (2.27%) DNS
15 20 (2.27%) OSPF
15 20 (2.27%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (8.18%) SQL Server
2 57 (6.48%) NoSQL
3 54 (6.14%) MySQL
4 32 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 29 (3.30%) MongoDB
6 28 (3.18%) Big Data
7 24 (2.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 21 (2.39%) MariaDB
9 20 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (1.25%) Data Mining
12 10 (1.14%) GIS
13 9 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (0.91%) Relational Database
14 8 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (0.68%) Oracle Database
15 6 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
15 6 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
15 6 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 5 (0.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (3.86%) JIRA
2 33 (3.75%) Subversion
3 29 (3.30%) Visual Studio
4 24 (2.73%) Git (software)
4 24 (2.73%) JUnit
5 18 (2.05%) Jenkins
6 16 (1.82%) Selenium
7 15 (1.70%) Cucumber
8 14 (1.59%) Eclipse
9 12 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (1.02%) gulp
11 6 (0.68%) WebDriver
12 5 (0.57%) Appium
12 5 (0.57%) Jasmine
12 5 (0.57%) PhantomJS
12 5 (0.57%) Protractor
12 5 (0.57%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.45%) HP UFT
13 4 (0.45%) Ranorex
14 3 (0.34%) RSpec
General
1 303 (34.43%) Finance
2 210 (23.86%) Marketing
3 141 (16.02%) Electronics
4 135 (15.34%) Manufacturing
5 96 (10.91%) Retail
6 32 (3.64%) Legal
7 30 (3.41%) Financial Institution
8 24 (2.73%) Banking
9 22 (2.50%) Billing
10 10 (1.14%) Aerospace
10 10 (1.14%) Games
11 8 (0.91%) Back Office
11 8 (0.91%) Law
11 8 (0.91%) Multimedia
12 6 (0.68%) Advertising
13 3 (0.34%) Brand Awareness
13 3 (0.34%) Digital Economy
14 2 (0.23%) Mandarin Language
15 1 (0.11%) French Language
15 1 (0.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 171 (19.43%) Developer
2 103 (11.70%) Analyst
3 51 (5.80%) JavaScript Developer
4 50 (5.68%) Architect
4 50 (5.68%) Consultant
5 47 (5.34%) C# Developer
6 40 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 40 (4.55%) Network Engineer
7 39 (4.43%) .NET Developer
7 39 (4.43%) C# .NET Developer
7 39 (4.43%) Senior Developer
8 36 (4.09%) Java Developer
9 35 (3.98%) Project Manager
10 33 (3.75%) Senior Java Developer
11 32 (3.64%) Linux Engineer
12 31 (3.52%) Junior
13 27 (3.07%) Software Developer
14 25 (2.84%) Delivery Manager
15 24 (2.73%) Administrator
15 24 (2.73%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (10.68%) HTML
2 87 (9.89%) Web Services
3 83 (9.43%) CSS
4 63 (7.16%) .NET
5 51 (5.80%) HTML5
6 48 (5.45%) Node.js
7 44 (5.00%) jQuery
8 41 (4.66%) AngularJS
8 41 (4.66%) XML
9 36 (4.09%) Ext JS
10 33 (3.75%) JSON
11 31 (3.52%) Spring
12 29 (3.30%) React
13 26 (2.95%) ASP.NET
14 25 (2.84%) Ajax
15 24 (2.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 24 (2.73%) KnockoutJS
15 24 (2.73%) RabbitMQ
15 24 (2.73%) RESTful
16 23 (2.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 90 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (7.61%) Computer Science
3 60 (6.82%) Data Centre
4 48 (5.45%) User Experience
5 29 (3.30%) Hedge funds
6 28 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (2.61%) Management Information System
8 22 (2.50%) Virtual Team
9 15 (1.70%) Algorithms
9 15 (1.70%) FMCG
10 14 (1.59%) Smartphone
11 12 (1.36%) Mobile App
12 10 (1.14%) Robotics
12 10 (1.14%) Social Media
13 9 (1.02%) Driving Licence
14 8 (0.91%) DataPower
14 8 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
15 7 (0.80%) Cybercrime
15 7 (0.80%) Fintech
15 7 (0.80%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 122 (13.86%) Linux
2 120 (13.64%) Windows
3 53 (6.02%) Unix
4 37 (4.20%) Android
5 23 (2.61%) Windows Server
6 20 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (1.82%) VxWorks
8 16 (1.82%) Windows 7
8 16 (1.82%) Windows 8
9 15 (1.70%) Apple iOS
10 11 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.68%) Windows 10
14 5 (0.57%) Embedded Linux
15 3 (0.34%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.34%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.23%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (18.07%) Programme Management
2 150 (17.05%) Business Intelligence
3 136 (15.45%) Digital Marketing
4 112 (12.73%) Project Management
5 104 (11.82%) Agile Software Development
6 90 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 69 (7.84%) ITIL
8 53 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (5.57%) Analytics
9 49 (5.57%) Front End Development
10 46 (5.23%) Cybersecurity
11 42 (4.77%) Software Engineering
12 40 (4.55%) MVC
12 40 (4.55%) Presales
12 40 (4.55%) TDD
13 38 (4.32%) Network Design
14 37 (4.20%) Penetration Testing
15 35 (3.98%) PRINCE2
16 34 (3.86%) Change Management
17 31 (3.52%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 159 (18.07%) SQL
2 126 (14.32%) JavaScript
3 99 (11.25%) Java
4 85 (9.66%) C++
5 69 (7.84%) C#
6 66 (7.50%) C
7 60 (6.82%) Python
8 19 (2.16%) Perl
9 18 (2.05%) Bash Shell
10 13 (1.48%) Shell Script
11 11 (1.25%) Ruby
11 11 (1.25%) VB.NET
12 7 (0.80%) sed
12 7 (0.80%) VC++
13 6 (0.68%) Korn
13 6 (0.68%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.57%) PHP
14 5 (0.57%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.23%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 136 (15.45%) Degree
2 62 (7.05%) Security Cleared
3 56 (6.36%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (5.11%) DV Cleared
5 33 (3.75%) CCNA
6 30 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
7 25 (2.84%) CCNP
8 14 (1.59%) CCIE
9 13 (1.48%) SC Cleared
10 12 (1.36%) CISSP
11 11 (1.25%) Master's Degree
12 10 (1.14%) CEH
12 10 (1.14%) PMI Certification
13 9 (1.02%) GIAC
13 9 (1.02%) SSCP
14 6 (0.68%) APMP
14 6 (0.68%) ISTQB
14 6 (0.68%) MBA
15 5 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (0.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (6.14%) SLA
2 31 (3.52%) PMO
3 25 (2.84%) QA
4 18 (2.05%) Data Quality
5 11 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (1.14%) ECSS
6 10 (1.14%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.80%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
8 4 (0.45%) ISO 22301
9 3 (0.34%) MISRA
9 3 (0.34%) MISRA C
10 2 (0.23%) HL7
11 1 (0.11%) GDPR
11 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 37 (4.20%) Active Directory
2 27 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (1.59%) Hyper-V
5 10 (1.14%) KVM
6 9 (1.02%) XenApp
7 8 (0.91%) Terminal Services
7 8 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
7 8 (0.91%) XenServer
8 5 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.45%) Docker
9 4 (0.45%) VMware NSX
10 2 (0.23%) Firmware
10 2 (0.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 21 (2.39%) Ansible
2 11 (1.25%) Puppet
2 11 (1.25%) WSUS
3 8 (0.91%) Terraform
3 8 (0.91%) ZABBIX
4 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (0.45%) Nagios
4 4 (0.45%) vCenter Server
5 3 (0.34%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (0.34%) Opsview
5 3 (0.34%) vMotion
5 3 (0.34%) WMI
6 2 (0.23%) Cisco CME
6 2 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.23%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.23%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.11%) Cacti
7 1 (0.11%) Grafana
7 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 135 (15.34%) SAP
2 90 (10.23%) Microsoft
3 74 (8.41%) Cisco
4 49 (5.57%) Oracle
5 46 (5.23%) VMware
6 34 (3.86%) Juniper
7 24 (2.73%) EMC
8 22 (2.50%) F5
9 20 (2.27%) Adobe
10 13 (1.48%) IBM
11 11 (1.25%) BT
11 11 (1.25%) Splunk
11 11 (1.25%) Telerik
12 9 (1.02%) Avaya
12 9 (1.02%) Citrix
12 9 (1.02%) Google
13 8 (0.91%) McAfee
14 7 (0.80%) Red Hat
14 7 (0.80%) Sencha
14 7 (0.80%) ServiceNow