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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 58 74 90
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +16
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 16 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.38% 1.36% 1.07%
As % of the General category 6.90% 3.38% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 9
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +32.81%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
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
232 296 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 34.47% 40.33% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 150 237 300
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,200 £60,000
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
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Telecoms
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +28 14 £42,500 -
Melton Mowbray - 2 £32,500 -
Telecoms
East Midlands

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 10 (41.67%) ITIL
1 10 (41.67%) VoIP
2 9 (37.50%) WAN
2 9 (37.50%) DHCP
2 9 (37.50%) DNS
2 9 (37.50%) Juniper
2 9 (37.50%) Internet
2 9 (37.50%) LAN
2 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 8 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 8 (33.33%) BGP
3 8 (33.33%) Broadband
3 8 (33.33%) MS Office
3 8 (33.33%) MCSA
3 8 (33.33%) MCP
3 8 (33.33%) OSPF
3 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (33.33%) Cisco
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (33.33%) CCNP
4 7 (29.17%) VPN
4 7 (29.17%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (25.00%) Junos
6 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.17%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) VoIP
2 9 (37.50%) DHCP
2 9 (37.50%) DNS
2 9 (37.50%) Internet
2 9 (37.50%) LAN
2 9 (37.50%) WAN
3 8 (33.33%) BGP
3 8 (33.33%) Broadband
3 8 (33.33%) OSPF
3 8 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (29.17%) VPN
5 6 (25.00%) Junos
6 2 (8.33%) Firewall
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.17%) Network Security
7 1 (4.17%) PBX
7 1 (4.17%) PSTN
7 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (8.33%) Electronics
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server Support
3 5 (20.83%) Network Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Network Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Desktop Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 3 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (12.50%) IT Support
5 3 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) CMDB
3 1 (4.17%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) ITIL
2 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 7 (29.17%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (12.50%) ERP
4 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.17%) Network Management
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Release Management
6 1 (4.17%) Service Design
6 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) CCNP
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (33.33%) MCP
1 8 (33.33%) MCSA
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) Kamailio
3 1 (4.17%) OpenSIPS
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Juniper
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Remedy
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) BT
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard