The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 68 67 84
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 3 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.43% 1.87% 0.14%
As % of the General category 0.96% 4.95% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 1
Average salary £55,000 £32,000 £51,350
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.87% -37.68%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
Telecoms
East Midlands

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

General Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
314 323 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 45.31% 37.78% 36.52%
Number of salaries quoted 225 278 227
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 7 (50.00%) SQL
1 7 (50.00%) LAN
1 7 (50.00%) WAN
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) VoIP
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (28.57%) Solaris
4 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 4 (28.57%) MS Office
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) SDLC
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) C#
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 3 (21.43%) MVC
6 2 (14.29%) BT
6 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
6 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) LAN
1 7 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) VoIP
4 2 (14.29%) PBX
4 2 (14.29%) PSTN
5 1 (7.14%) BGP
5 1 (7.14%) ADSL
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) LLU
5 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) IT Manager
2 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
2 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 2 (14.29%) Smartphone
1 2 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) Solaris
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) SDLC
3 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) B2B
4 2 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) System Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) BT
1 2 (14.29%) VMware
1 2 (14.29%) SAP
1 2 (14.29%) Citrix
1 2 (14.29%) hybris
2 1 (7.14%) Demandware
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle