Period
to 22 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 127 137
Rank change year-on-year +15 +10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 81 93 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.08% 1.96% 1.83%
As % of the General category 6.16% 6.62% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 73 85 93
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% -4.11%
10th Percentile £21,000 £25,250 £19,125
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £56,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,800
% change year-on-year - -7.41% +2.86%

Telecoms is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,315 1,404 1,810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 33.79% 29.56% 33.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,069 1,160 1,510
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £65,075
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Leeds

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in Leeds

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Leeds over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 39 (48.15%) Linux
2 23 (28.40%) Microsoft
3 21 (25.93%) Service Delivery
3 21 (25.93%) DevOps
4 20 (24.69%) Unix
4 20 (24.69%) Windows
4 20 (24.69%) Python
5 18 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 18 (22.22%) Ansible
5 18 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (20.99%) ZABBIX
6 17 (20.99%) Cacti
6 17 (20.99%) Munin
6 17 (20.99%) Bash Shell
6 17 (20.99%) Puppet
6 17 (20.99%) Perl
6 17 (20.99%) PHP
6 17 (20.99%) SQL
7 16 (19.75%) SLA
8 14 (17.28%) Windows Server
9 13 (16.05%) Docker
9 13 (16.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (16.05%) Finance
9 13 (16.05%) VMware
9 13 (16.05%) Intranet
10 12 (14.81%) Cisco
10 12 (14.81%) Migration
10 12 (14.81%) Information Security
10 12 (14.81%) SaaS
10 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (13.58%) SharePoint
2 9 (11.11%) Apache Solr
2 9 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.94%) nginx
3 4 (4.94%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.70%) IIS
4 3 (3.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.23%) Confluence
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (14.81%) SaaS
2 6 (7.41%) Office 365
3 3 (3.70%) IaaS
4 1 (1.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.05%) Intranet
2 5 (6.17%) DNS
2 5 (6.17%) SMS
3 4 (4.94%) DHCP
3 4 (4.94%) Firewall
3 4 (4.94%) HTTP
3 4 (4.94%) LAN
3 4 (4.94%) WAN
4 3 (3.70%) Internet
4 3 (3.70%) Unified Communications
4 3 (3.70%) VoIP
5 2 (2.47%) MPLS
5 2 (2.47%) Network Security
5 2 (2.47%) SAN
5 2 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.23%) DVB
6 1 (1.23%) PABX
6 1 (1.23%) SMPP
6 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.47%) GIS
4 1 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.23%) JIRA
General
1 13 (16.05%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Retail
3 5 (6.17%) Brand Awareness
3 5 (6.17%) Marketing
4 3 (3.70%) Law
5 1 (1.23%) Billing
5 1 (1.23%) Electronics
5 1 (1.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (18.52%) Analyst
1 15 (18.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (16.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 12 (14.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 12 (14.81%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (12.35%) Administrator
4 10 (12.35%) DevOps Administrator
4 10 (12.35%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 10 (12.35%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (12.35%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 10 (12.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 10 (12.35%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 10 (12.35%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (11.11%) IT Manager
6 8 (9.88%) Security Analyst
7 6 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Information Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Resourcer
8 4 (4.94%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
1 9 (11.11%) Lucene
2 4 (4.94%) CSS
2 4 (4.94%) HTML
2 4 (4.94%) REST
3 1 (1.23%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.41%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.17%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (4.94%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.70%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.23%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.23%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.23%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.23%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.23%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 39 (48.15%) Linux
2 20 (24.69%) Unix
2 20 (24.69%) Windows
3 14 (17.28%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.94%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.23%) Android
7 1 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.93%) DevOps
1 21 (25.93%) Service Delivery
2 12 (14.81%) Information Security
2 12 (14.81%) Migration
3 11 (13.58%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (13.58%) ITIL
3 11 (13.58%) Risk Management
4 10 (12.35%) Collaborative Working
4 10 (12.35%) Continuous Delivery
4 10 (12.35%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 9 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (9.88%) Problem Management
6 8 (9.88%) Project Management
7 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 6 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (7.41%) Security Patching
7 6 (7.41%) Security Testing
8 5 (6.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.69%) Python
2 17 (20.99%) Bash Shell
2 17 (20.99%) Perl
2 17 (20.99%) PHP
2 17 (20.99%) SQL
3 5 (6.17%) Java
4 4 (4.94%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.23%) C
5 1 (1.23%) C++
5 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (2.47%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) CCDP
3 1 (1.23%) CCNP
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.23%) MCSE
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (19.75%) SLA
3 9 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
3 9 (11.11%) PCI DSS
4 7 (8.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 6 (7.41%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (3.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 18 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.05%) Docker
2 13 (16.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.23%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 18 (22.22%) Ansible
2 17 (20.99%) Cacti
2 17 (20.99%) Munin
2 17 (20.99%) Puppet
2 17 (20.99%) ZABBIX
3 2 (2.47%) DameWare
3 2 (2.47%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (1.23%) SCCM
4 1 (1.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (28.40%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.05%) VMware
3 12 (14.81%) Cisco
4 10 (12.35%) SaltStack
5 5 (6.17%) SAP
6 4 (4.94%) Apple
7 3 (3.70%) Citrix
7 3 (3.70%) HP
7 3 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.47%) Bomgar
9 1 (1.23%) Avaya
9 1 (1.23%) BT
9 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.23%) EMC
9 1 (1.23%) F5
9 1 (1.23%) IBM
9 1 (1.23%) Panasonic
9 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.23%) Symantec
9 1 (1.23%) Veeam