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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 48 52 76
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +24
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 7 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.80% 0.76% 1.09%
As % of the General category 6.19% 3.53% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 5
Average salary £42,500 £70,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% +115.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £70,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £70,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,486 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.36% -
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
113 85 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 29.05% 21.52% 34.42%
Number of salaries quoted 77 62 170
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £20,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Leicester

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) DHCP
2 5 (45.45%) MS Office
2 5 (45.45%) VoIP
3 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) MCSA
3 4 (36.36%) Broadband
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) MCP
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Internet
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (36.36%) Junos
3 4 (36.36%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (18.18%) Juniper
5 2 (18.18%) OSPF
5 2 (18.18%) Remedy
5 2 (18.18%) BGP
5 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 2 (18.18%) CCNP
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) CMDB

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) DHCP
2 5 (45.45%) VoIP
3 4 (36.36%) Broadband
3 4 (36.36%) Internet
3 4 (36.36%) Junos
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) BGP
4 2 (18.18%) OSPF
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) PBX
5 1 (9.09%) PSTN
5 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server Support
3 2 (18.18%) Asset and Configuration Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Asset Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Software Configuration Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Software Manager
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) CMDB
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) MCP
1 4 (36.36%) MCSA
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) APMP
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) Kamailio
2 1 (9.09%) OpenSIPS
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Juniper
2 2 (18.18%) Remedy
3 1 (9.09%) BT
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) SAP