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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 101 106 65
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -41
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 79 69 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.12% 1.85% 3.40%
As % of the General category 7.55% 7.01% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 76 55 69
Average salary £47,750 £37,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.33% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,825 £20,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
1047 984 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 28.09% 26.44% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 797 774 783
Average salary £42,000 £41,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.20% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 31 March 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Leeds

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 71 (37.97%) Finance
2 70 (37.43%) Retail
3 56 (29.95%) Microsoft
4 54 (28.88%) Banking
5 45 (24.06%) MS Excel
6 40 (21.39%) Windows
7 38 (20.32%) SQL
8 36 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (19.25%) Legal
9 34 (18.18%) Degree
10 30 (16.04%) ITIL
11 29 (15.51%) SQL Server
11 29 (15.51%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (14.44%) Project Management
13 26 (13.90%) People Management
14 25 (13.37%) T-SQL
15 24 (12.83%) DNS
15 24 (12.83%) Information Management
15 24 (12.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 24 (12.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 23 (12.30%) Cisco
17 21 (11.23%) SOA
18 20 (10.70%) N-Tier
18 20 (10.70%) Active Directory
18 20 (10.70%) Software Architecture
19 19 (10.16%) Stress Testing
20 18 (9.63%) VoIP
20 18 (9.63%) DHCP
20 18 (9.63%) PRINCE2
21 16 (8.56%) Linux

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 16 (8.56%) MS Exchange
2 14 (7.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.21%) Apache
4 5 (2.67%) IIS
4 5 (2.67%) Node.js
5 4 (2.14%) CMS
5 4 (2.14%) nginx
6 3 (1.60%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.60%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.60%) Lync
7 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 45 (24.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.67%) MS Office
2 5 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.07%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.07%) MS Project
4 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.14%) Amazon S3
2 4 (2.14%) Route 53
2 4 (2.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (1.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (1.60%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.07%) Office 365
5 1 (0.53%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.83%) DNS
2 18 (9.63%) VoIP
2 18 (9.63%) DHCP
3 13 (6.95%) LAN
4 12 (6.42%) VPN
5 11 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 11 (5.88%) IP Telephony
6 10 (5.35%) Internet
6 10 (5.35%) Network Security
6 10 (5.35%) SAN
6 10 (5.35%) WAN
7 8 (4.28%) CTI
8 7 (3.74%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (3.74%) Firewall
8 7 (3.74%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (2.14%) MPLS
9 4 (2.14%) OSPF
9 4 (2.14%) BGP
9 4 (2.14%) SMS
9 4 (2.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (15.51%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 24 (12.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (4.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (3.74%) MySQL
5 4 (2.14%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (2.14%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.14%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.14%) Redis
6 1 (0.53%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.53%) SimpleDB
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.60%) JUnit
2 2 (1.07%) Subversion
2 2 (1.07%) Git (software)
General
1 71 (37.97%) Finance
2 70 (37.43%) Retail
3 54 (28.88%) Banking
4 36 (19.25%) Legal
5 9 (4.81%) Marketing
5 9 (4.81%) Multimedia
6 7 (3.74%) Advertising
7 5 (2.67%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.14%) Games
8 4 (2.14%) Electronics
8 4 (2.14%) Law
9 3 (1.60%) Automotive
10 1 (0.53%) Military
10 1 (0.53%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (16.58%) Analyst
2 24 (12.83%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 23 (12.30%) Project Manager
4 20 (10.70%) Senior Analyst
5 19 (10.16%) Tester
6 14 (7.49%) IT Project Manager
6 14 (7.49%) Telecoms Analyst
7 12 (6.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (6.42%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
8 10 (5.35%) Non-Functional Tester
8 10 (5.35%) Team Leader
9 8 (4.28%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (3.74%) Performance Tester
10 7 (3.74%) Senior Business Analyst
10 7 (3.74%) Architect
10 7 (3.74%) Business Analyst
11 6 (3.21%) Consultant
11 6 (3.21%) Service Desk Analyst
12 5 (2.67%) Security Manager
12 5 (2.67%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.81%) Web Services
2 4 (2.14%) Spring
3 3 (1.60%) Grails
3 3 (1.60%) JAXB
3 3 (1.60%) LAMP
3 3 (1.60%) Hibernate
3 3 (1.60%) J2EE
4 2 (1.07%) CSS
4 2 (1.07%) HTML5
4 2 (1.07%) CSS3
4 2 (1.07%) Regular Expression
4 2 (1.07%) HTML
5 1 (0.53%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (0.53%) PhoneGap
5 1 (0.53%) jQuery
5 1 (0.53%) MooTools
5 1 (0.53%) Ajax
5 1 (0.53%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.53%) Symfony
5 1 (0.53%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.70%) N-Tier
2 15 (8.02%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (7.49%) PMI
4 6 (3.21%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.67%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.67%) User Experience
6 4 (2.14%) DTV
6 4 (2.14%) Clustering
7 3 (1.60%) Replication
8 2 (1.07%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.07%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.53%) Economics
9 1 (0.53%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.53%) iPhone
9 1 (0.53%) iPad
9 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.53%) IVR
9 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 40 (21.39%) Windows
2 16 (8.56%) Linux
3 9 (4.81%) UNIX
4 4 (2.14%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.60%) Solaris
5 3 (1.60%) Android
6 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (16.04%) ITIL
3 29 (15.51%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (14.44%) Project Management
5 26 (13.90%) People Management
6 24 (12.83%) Information Management
7 21 (11.23%) SOA
8 20 (10.70%) Software Architecture
9 19 (10.16%) Stress Testing
10 18 (9.63%) PRINCE2
11 15 (8.02%) Migration
12 12 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (5.35%) Service Delivery
14 9 (4.81%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (4.28%) Service Management
15 8 (4.28%) Scrum
15 8 (4.28%) Business Continuity
15 8 (4.28%) Security Management
15 8 (4.28%) Information Security
15 8 (4.28%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (20.32%) SQL
2 25 (13.37%) T-SQL
3 8 (4.28%) PHP
4 7 (3.74%) Bash Shell
4 7 (3.74%) Python
4 7 (3.74%) Java
5 5 (2.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.67%) C++
5 5 (2.67%) Ruby
6 3 (1.60%) Perl
7 1 (0.53%) C
7 1 (0.53%) R
Qualifications
1 34 (18.18%) Degree
2 16 (8.56%) PMI Certification
3 13 (6.95%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (6.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (4.81%) MCP
5 9 (4.81%) CCNA
6 6 (3.21%) MCTS
7 5 (2.67%) CCNP
8 3 (1.60%) CCDP
8 3 (1.60%) CCSE
8 3 (1.60%) MCSE
9 2 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.07%) PMP
9 2 (1.07%) MCDST
9 2 (1.07%) ISEB
9 2 (1.07%) CIMA
9 2 (1.07%) MBA
9 2 (1.07%) CCSA
9 2 (1.07%) MCITP
9 2 (1.07%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.21%) QA
3 5 (2.67%) SLA
4 3 (1.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (10.70%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.14%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.53%) vSphere
4 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (2.14%) Puppet
1 4 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.14%) HAProxy
2 2 (1.07%) SCCM
3 1 (0.53%) Salt
Vendors
1 56 (29.95%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.30%) Cisco
3 16 (8.56%) HP
3 16 (8.56%) VMware
4 13 (6.95%) Mitel
5 10 (5.35%) Oracle
6 9 (4.81%) CheckPoint
7 8 (4.28%) Avaya
8 6 (3.21%) Citrix
9 5 (2.67%) SAP
9 5 (2.67%) Blue Coat
9 5 (2.67%) F5
10 4 (2.14%) Juniper
11 3 (1.60%) EMC
11 3 (1.60%) Percona
12 2 (1.07%) Verint
12 2 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.07%) Sybase
13 1 (0.53%) IBM
13 1 (0.53%) Adobe
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £36000 - £54850 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
People Source
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + industry leading benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + industry leading benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Generous benefits package + bonus sc
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Generous benefits package + bonus sc
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension and more flexible bens
Posted: 6 days ago