The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 77 136 107
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -29
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 104 34 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.04% 1.06% 2.00%
As % of the General category 10.71% 3.77% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 91 22 37
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +63.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £46,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Telecoms
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

General Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
971 901 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 28.36% 28.19% 29.50%
Number of salaries quoted 796 634 729
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +16.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Leeds region.

Telecoms Salary Trend in Leeds

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Leeds

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms.

1 59 (30.89%) Retail
2 55 (28.80%) SQL
3 51 (26.70%) Finance
4 46 (24.08%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (23.56%) Business Intelligence
6 39 (20.42%) Linux
7 37 (19.37%) Banking
8 33 (17.28%) MS Excel
9 32 (16.75%) Java
10 31 (16.23%) Microsoft
10 31 (16.23%) Project Management
11 30 (15.71%) Legal
12 29 (15.18%) SQL Server
12 29 (15.18%) Web Services
12 29 (15.18%) UNIX
13 27 (14.14%) Oracle
13 27 (14.14%) VoIP
13 27 (14.14%) Scrum
13 27 (14.14%) Information Management
13 27 (14.14%) People Management
14 25 (13.09%) Degree
14 25 (13.09%) TDD
14 25 (13.09%) T-SQL
15 24 (12.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 24 (12.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 23 (12.04%) Firewall
16 23 (12.04%) MySQL
16 23 (12.04%) Windows
17 22 (11.52%) Hibernate
18 21 (10.99%) Enterprise Architecture

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (9.95%) JBoss
1 19 (9.95%) Tomcat
2 18 (9.42%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.62%) Apache
3 5 (2.62%) Node.js
4 4 (2.09%) nginx
5 3 (1.57%) IIS
5 3 (1.57%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.57%) CMS
5 3 (1.57%) Lync
6 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.05%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.52%) Confluence
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 33 (17.28%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.62%) MS Office
4 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.09%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.09%) Amazon S3
2 4 (2.09%) Route 53
3 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.05%) Office 365
4 1 (0.52%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 27 (14.14%) VoIP
2 23 (12.04%) Firewall
3 18 (9.42%) BGP
3 18 (9.42%) LAN
3 18 (9.42%) TCP/IP
4 17 (8.90%) WAN
5 15 (7.85%) DNS
6 14 (7.33%) Internet
6 14 (7.33%) Network Security
7 12 (6.28%) SSL
8 11 (5.76%) VPN
9 10 (5.24%) IP Telephony
9 10 (5.24%) MPLS
9 10 (5.24%) OSPF
10 8 (4.19%) CTI
10 8 (4.19%) Broadband
11 7 (3.66%) VLAN
11 7 (3.66%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (3.14%) IPsec
12 6 (3.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (15.18%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 24 (12.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (12.04%) MySQL
4 21 (10.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (10.47%) Big Data
6 5 (2.62%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.09%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (2.09%) Redis
7 4 (2.09%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.52%) SimpleDB
8 1 (0.52%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 20 (10.47%) JUnit
2 19 (9.95%) JBehave
3 17 (8.90%) Cucumber
3 17 (8.90%) Selenium
3 17 (8.90%) Maven
4 14 (7.33%) JMeter
5 2 (1.05%) JIRA
5 2 (1.05%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.52%) Subversion
General
1 59 (30.89%) Retail
2 51 (26.70%) Finance
3 37 (19.37%) Banking
4 30 (15.71%) Legal
5 9 (4.71%) Multimedia
6 5 (2.62%) Marketing
6 5 (2.62%) Games
7 4 (2.09%) Advertising
8 3 (1.57%) Automotive
9 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.52%) Electronics
10 1 (0.52%) Military
10 1 (0.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (12.57%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 21 (10.99%) Network Engineer
3 20 (10.47%) Analyst
4 19 (9.95%) Developer
5 17 (8.90%) Java Developer
6 15 (7.85%) Senior Analyst
6 15 (7.85%) Project Manager
7 14 (7.33%) Telecoms Analyst
8 13 (6.81%) Support Engineer
9 12 (6.28%) Architect
10 11 (5.76%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
11 10 (5.24%) Tester
12 8 (4.19%) 3rd Line Support
12 8 (4.19%) Senior Developer
12 8 (4.19%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (4.19%) IT Project Manager
13 7 (3.66%) Team Leader
13 7 (3.66%) 2nd Line Support
13 7 (3.66%) PMO Manager
14 6 (3.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.18%) Web Services
2 22 (11.52%) Hibernate
3 21 (10.99%) XML
3 21 (10.99%) Spring
4 20 (10.47%) JSON
5 19 (9.95%) REST
5 19 (9.95%) SOAP
6 18 (9.42%) WebSphere MQ
6 18 (9.42%) Spring MVC
7 17 (8.90%) ActiveMQ
7 17 (8.90%) Apache Wicket
7 17 (8.90%) JPA
7 17 (8.90%) RESTful
7 17 (8.90%) JMS
7 17 (8.90%) JDBC
7 17 (8.90%) AngularJS
7 17 (8.90%) Apache Camel
8 6 (3.14%) J2EE
9 3 (1.57%) CSS
9 3 (1.57%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.28%) N-Tier
3 8 (4.19%) PMI
4 7 (3.66%) Client/Server
4 7 (3.66%) User Experience
5 5 (2.62%) Clustering
6 4 (2.09%) IVR
6 4 (2.09%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.09%) Replication
6 4 (2.09%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.57%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.05%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.05%) iPhone
8 2 (1.05%) iPad
8 2 (1.05%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.05%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.52%) Economics
9 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 39 (20.42%) Linux
2 29 (15.18%) UNIX
3 23 (12.04%) Windows
4 5 (2.62%) Solaris
4 5 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.62%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.09%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.57%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (1.57%) Android
7 2 (1.05%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.05%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (24.08%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (23.56%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (16.23%) Project Management
4 27 (14.14%) Scrum
4 27 (14.14%) Information Management
4 27 (14.14%) People Management
5 25 (13.09%) TDD
6 21 (10.99%) Enterprise Architecture
7 20 (10.47%) Complex Event Processing
8 19 (9.95%) BDD
8 19 (9.95%) Dependency Injection
9 13 (6.81%) SOA
10 12 (6.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (6.28%) Software Architecture
10 12 (6.28%) Stress Testing
11 11 (5.76%) ITIL
11 11 (5.76%) PRINCE2
12 10 (5.24%) Software Engineering
13 8 (4.19%) Migration
13 8 (4.19%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 55 (28.80%) SQL
2 32 (16.75%) Java
3 25 (13.09%) T-SQL
4 12 (6.28%) PHP
5 6 (3.14%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.62%) C++
6 5 (2.62%) Python
6 5 (2.62%) Ruby
6 5 (2.62%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.57%) Perl
8 1 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (13.09%) Degree
2 11 (5.76%) PMI Certification
3 10 (5.24%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.66%) CCNP
5 6 (3.14%) CCDP
5 6 (3.14%) CCSE
6 4 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.09%) MCSE
7 3 (1.57%) CCIE
7 3 (1.57%) MCP
7 3 (1.57%) CCNA
7 3 (1.57%) CIMA
7 3 (1.57%) MBA
7 3 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.57%) PMP
8 2 (1.05%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.05%) CCVP
8 2 (1.05%) Sun Certification
8 2 (1.05%) MCITP
8 2 (1.05%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.38%) QA
2 4 (2.09%) SLA
3 3 (1.57%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.57%) ProxySG
2 3 (1.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.52%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.09%) Puppet
1 4 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.09%) HAProxy
2 3 (1.57%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (1.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.52%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.52%) Nagios
3 1 (0.52%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (0.52%) Cacti
3 1 (0.52%) Munin
3 1 (0.52%) Salt
Vendors
1 31 (16.23%) Microsoft
2 27 (14.14%) Oracle
3 21 (10.99%) Cisco
4 12 (6.28%) CheckPoint
4 12 (6.28%) Mitel
5 8 (4.19%) Fortinet
5 8 (4.19%) Avaya
6 7 (3.66%) VMware
7 6 (3.14%) Juniper
8 5 (2.62%) HP
8 5 (2.62%) Brocade
9 4 (2.09%) Verint
9 4 (2.09%) EMC
9 4 (2.09%) Sun
10 3 (1.57%) Percona
10 3 (1.57%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.05%) Fujitsu
11 2 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.05%) SAP
12 1 (0.52%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
People Source
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
People Source
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
JM Digital
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
The People Network
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
The People Network
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus very good benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Everything Everywhere
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago