The 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 53 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.85% 0.54% 0.89%
As % of the General category 2.25% 1.67% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £42,500 £51,350 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.23% +20.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £51,350 £40,950
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £51,350 £44,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
Telecoms
Leicestershire

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

General Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
178 120 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 37.95% 32.17% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 147 115 140
Average salary £43,401 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £28,300 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £50,810
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 29 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 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) UNIX
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) MS Office
3 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
4 5 (41.67%) LAN
4 5 (41.67%) WAN
4 5 (41.67%) RDBMS
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) HP
4 5 (41.67%) SAN
4 5 (41.67%) Apple
4 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
4 5 (41.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (41.67%) IIS
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) HPUX
4 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (41.67%) Clustering
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (41.67%) iPhone
4 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
4 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (41.67%) PaaS
4 5 (41.67%) IaaS
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (41.67%) IIS
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) PaaS
1 5 (41.67%) IaaS
2 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) LAN
1 5 (41.67%) WAN
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (16.67%) LTE
2 2 (16.67%) UMTS
2 2 (16.67%) GSM
3 1 (8.33%) Broadband
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) MPLS
3 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) RDBMS
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
1 5 (41.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (41.67%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Installation Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Clustering
1 5 (41.67%) iPhone
2 2 (16.67%) DTV
3 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) UNIX
4 5 (41.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) UML
2 2 (16.67%) OO
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Business Development
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) C++
1 2 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) HP
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
1 5 (41.67%) Apple
2 1 (8.33%) Mitel
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Siemens