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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 73 133 94
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -39
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 108 38 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.13% 1.17% 2.21%
As % of the General category 10.75% 4.44% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 95 31 43
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%
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
1005 855 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 29.08% 26.28% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 794 625 761
Average salary £42,500 £41,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.79% +19.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 30 January 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Leeds

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 66 (34.02%) Retail
2 64 (32.99%) Finance
3 51 (26.29%) Banking
4 43 (22.16%) SQL
5 40 (20.62%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (18.56%) Microsoft
7 34 (17.53%) MS Excel
7 34 (17.53%) Project Management
8 33 (17.01%) Legal
9 32 (16.49%) Business Intelligence
10 29 (14.95%) SQL Server
10 29 (14.95%) Degree
11 28 (14.43%) Windows
12 27 (13.92%) People Management
13 25 (12.89%) T-SQL
13 25 (12.89%) VoIP
14 24 (12.37%) Linux
14 24 (12.37%) Information Management
14 24 (12.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 24 (12.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 18 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (9.28%) Firewall
15 18 (9.28%) DNS
15 18 (9.28%) Web Services
15 18 (9.28%) LAN
15 18 (9.28%) Cisco
16 17 (8.76%) TCP/IP
16 17 (8.76%) SOA
16 17 (8.76%) WAN
17 16 (8.25%) PMI Certification

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (4.64%) WebSphere
2 8 (4.12%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.61%) MS Exchange
4 6 (3.09%) JBoss
5 5 (2.58%) IIS
5 5 (2.58%) Apache
5 5 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.58%) Node.js
6 4 (2.06%) nginx
6 4 (2.06%) CMS
7 2 (1.03%) Lync
7 2 (1.03%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (17.53%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.06%) MS Office
4 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.06%) Route 53
2 4 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.06%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.03%) Office 365
3 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.52%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.89%) VoIP
2 18 (9.28%) Firewall
2 18 (9.28%) DNS
2 18 (9.28%) LAN
3 17 (8.76%) TCP/IP
3 17 (8.76%) WAN
4 16 (8.25%) BGP
5 14 (7.22%) Internet
6 13 (6.70%) VPN
7 12 (6.19%) SSL
8 11 (5.67%) IP Telephony
8 11 (5.67%) Network Security
9 10 (5.15%) MPLS
9 10 (5.15%) OSPF
10 9 (4.64%) DHCP
10 9 (4.64%) CTI
11 7 (3.61%) VLAN
12 6 (3.09%) IPsec
12 6 (3.09%) Broadband
12 6 (3.09%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.95%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 24 (12.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (8.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (5.67%) MySQL
5 6 (3.09%) Big Data
6 5 (2.58%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.06%) Redis
7 4 (2.06%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.06%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.52%) SimpleDB
8 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.52%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 9 (4.64%) JUnit
2 6 (3.09%) Cucumber
2 6 (3.09%) JBehave
2 6 (3.09%) Selenium
2 6 (3.09%) JMeter
2 6 (3.09%) Maven
3 1 (0.52%) JIRA
3 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
General
1 66 (34.02%) Retail
2 64 (32.99%) Finance
3 51 (26.29%) Banking
4 33 (17.01%) Legal
5 9 (4.64%) Multimedia
6 7 (3.61%) Advertising
7 5 (2.58%) Games
7 5 (2.58%) Marketing
8 3 (1.55%) Automotive
9 2 (1.03%) Law
9 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.52%) Billing
10 1 (0.52%) Electronics
10 1 (0.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 25 (12.89%) Analyst
2 24 (12.37%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 22 (11.34%) Project Manager
4 19 (9.79%) Senior Analyst
5 17 (8.76%) Network Engineer
6 15 (7.73%) Telecoms Analyst
6 15 (7.73%) Tester
7 13 (6.70%) IT Project Manager
8 12 (6.19%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
9 11 (5.67%) Support Engineer
10 8 (4.12%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (4.12%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (4.12%) Architect
10 8 (4.12%) Developer
11 7 (3.61%) Business Analyst
11 7 (3.61%) Team Leader
11 7 (3.61%) Senior Business Analyst
11 7 (3.61%) Performance Tester
11 7 (3.61%) PMO Manager
12 6 (3.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.28%) Web Services
2 10 (5.15%) Spring
3 9 (4.64%) Hibernate
4 7 (3.61%) XML
4 7 (3.61%) Spring MVC
5 6 (3.09%) REST
5 6 (3.09%) AngularJS
5 6 (3.09%) RESTful
5 6 (3.09%) JPA
5 6 (3.09%) Apache Wicket
5 6 (3.09%) JSON
5 6 (3.09%) Apache Camel
5 6 (3.09%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (3.09%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (3.09%) JMS
5 6 (3.09%) SOAP
5 6 (3.09%) JDBC
6 3 (1.55%) CSS
6 3 (1.55%) HTML
6 3 (1.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.25%) N-Tier
2 13 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.70%) PMI
3 10 (5.15%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.61%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.09%) User Experience
6 5 (2.58%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.58%) Clustering
7 4 (2.06%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.06%) Replication
7 4 (2.06%) IVR
8 2 (1.03%) iPad
8 2 (1.03%) iPhone
8 2 (1.03%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.03%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.03%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.52%) DTV
9 1 (0.52%) Economics
9 1 (0.52%) Handset
9 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (14.43%) Windows
2 24 (12.37%) Linux
3 15 (7.73%) UNIX
4 5 (2.58%) Android
4 5 (2.58%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.06%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.06%) Solaris
5 4 (2.06%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.55%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (20.62%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (17.53%) Project Management
3 32 (16.49%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (13.92%) People Management
5 24 (12.37%) Information Management
6 18 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (8.76%) SOA
8 16 (8.25%) PRINCE2
8 16 (8.25%) Scrum
8 16 (8.25%) Software Architecture
9 15 (7.73%) Stress Testing
9 15 (7.73%) ITIL
10 13 (6.70%) Migration
11 12 (6.19%) TDD
12 9 (4.64%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (4.12%) BDD
13 8 (4.12%) Business Continuity
13 8 (4.12%) Information Security
13 8 (4.12%) Security Management
13 8 (4.12%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 43 (22.16%) SQL
2 25 (12.89%) T-SQL
3 16 (8.25%) Java
4 10 (5.15%) PHP
5 6 (3.09%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.58%) C++
6 5 (2.58%) Python
6 5 (2.58%) Ruby
6 5 (2.58%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.55%) Perl
8 1 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (14.95%) Degree
2 16 (8.25%) PMI Certification
3 10 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.09%) CCNP
5 5 (2.58%) CCDP
5 5 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.58%) CCSE
6 4 (2.06%) CCNA
6 4 (2.06%) MCP
7 3 (1.55%) MCSE
7 3 (1.55%) PMP
7 3 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.03%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.03%) CIMA
8 2 (1.03%) MBA
8 2 (1.03%) MCITP
8 2 (1.03%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.03%) ISEB
8 2 (1.03%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.22%) QA
2 8 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.06%) SLA
4 3 (1.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (3.61%) Active Directory
1 7 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.52%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.52%) ProxySG
2 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.06%) Puppet
1 4 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.06%) HAProxy
2 3 (1.55%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.55%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.52%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (0.52%) Nagios
3 1 (0.52%) Salt
3 1 (0.52%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.52%) Cacti
3 1 (0.52%) Munin
Vendors
1 36 (18.56%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.28%) Cisco
3 14 (7.22%) Oracle
4 13 (6.70%) Mitel
5 9 (4.64%) CheckPoint
5 9 (4.64%) Avaya
6 7 (3.61%) VMware
7 6 (3.09%) Fortinet
7 6 (3.09%) Juniper
8 5 (2.58%) HP
8 5 (2.58%) Brocade
9 4 (2.06%) Verint
9 4 (2.06%) Sun
9 4 (2.06%) EMC
10 3 (1.55%) Percona
11 2 (1.03%) Fujitsu
11 2 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.03%) SAP
12 1 (0.52%) IBM
12 1 (0.52%) Adobe
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