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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 64 83 64
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -19
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 11 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.57% 0.86% 2.71%
As % of the General category 3.77% 2.59% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 18
Average salary £42,500 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
292 309 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 41.71% 33.15% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 231 271 240
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 +9 5 £42,500 +32.81%
Lutterworth - 2 £30,500 -
Hinckley - 1 £55,000 -
Telecoms
East Midlands

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
3 7 (43.75%) LAN
3 7 (43.75%) WAN
4 6 (37.50%) VoIP
4 6 (37.50%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Firewall
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) MS Office
6 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) Solaris
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (18.75%) SDLC
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (18.75%) HTML5
7 3 (18.75%) WCF
7 3 (18.75%) WPF
7 3 (18.75%) Silverlight
7 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
7 3 (18.75%) PBX

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (12.50%) Sage CRM
1 2 (12.50%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) LAN
1 7 (43.75%) WAN
2 6 (37.50%) VoIP
3 5 (31.25%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) PBX
5 1 (6.25%) PSTN
5 1 (6.25%) DHCP
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) DNS
5 1 (6.25%) BGP
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) MSBuild
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) AccuRev
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
3 1 (6.25%) Automotive
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (18.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
2 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) QA Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (18.75%) HTML5
3 3 (18.75%) WCF
3 3 (18.75%) WPF
3 3 (18.75%) Silverlight
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Remoting
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) RESTful
4 1 (6.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (6.25%) WF
4 1 (6.25%) STL
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) XSD
4 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
1 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 2 (12.50%) Smartphone
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.25%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Solaris
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) SDLC
2 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
2 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.25%) UML
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Code Coverage
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Lua
3 1 (6.25%) XPath
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCTS
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) Pegasus
2 2 (12.50%) Sage
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Avaya
3 1 (6.25%) BT