The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 58 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.94% 0.27% 0.85%
As % of the General category 2.50% 0.79% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.04%
General Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
200 127 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 37.66% 34.05% 35.52%
Number of salaries quoted 166 117 142
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £29,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Telecoms
Leicestershire

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Leicester

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 9 (60.00%) Linux
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) UNIX
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) SAN
4 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (40.00%) MS Office
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (33.33%) iPhone
5 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (33.33%) PaaS
5 5 (33.33%) IaaS
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 5 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (33.33%) IIS
5 5 (33.33%) HPUX
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
5 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) HP
5 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) LAN
5 5 (33.33%) WAN
5 5 (33.33%) Apple
5 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 5 (33.33%) IIS
1 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) PaaS
1 5 (33.33%) IaaS
2 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (33.33%) LAN
3 5 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (26.67%) VoIP
5 2 (13.33%) MPLS
5 2 (13.33%) OSPF
5 2 (13.33%) BGP
5 2 (13.33%) PSTN
5 2 (13.33%) UMTS
5 2 (13.33%) GSM
5 2 (13.33%) LTE
6 1 (6.67%) Broadband
6 1 (6.67%) Wireless
6 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 5 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Installation Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) iPhone
1 5 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) DTV
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) UNIX
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) UML
2 2 (13.33%) OO
2 2 (13.33%) Creative Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Business Development
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (6.67%) Network Management
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Python
1 2 (13.33%) C
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CCNA
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) JNCIS
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) HP
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Apple
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper
4 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (6.67%) SAP