Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 135 160
Rank change year-on-year +1 +25 -27
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 87 109 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.76% 2.00% 1.69%
As % of the General category 5.65% 6.01% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 79 100 128
Leeds median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% - -22.22%
10th Percentile £25,050 £18,500 £21,300
90th Percentile £54,500 £48,250 £77,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.41% +5.71% -21.35%

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 1541 1815 2180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 31.22% 33.38% 31.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1219 1512 1668
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 33 (37.93%) Windows
2 27 (31.03%) Microsoft
3 23 (26.44%) WAN
4 22 (25.29%) Firewall
5 21 (24.14%) LAN
5 21 (24.14%) Active Directory
6 20 (22.99%) Cisco
6 20 (22.99%) VoIP
7 19 (21.84%) Finance
8 18 (20.69%) ITIL
9 15 (17.24%) Avaya
9 15 (17.24%) Windows Server
10 14 (16.09%) MPLS
10 14 (16.09%) SQL
10 14 (16.09%) Electronics
11 13 (14.94%) MS Exchange
12 12 (13.79%) .NET
12 12 (13.79%) C#
12 12 (13.79%) SAN
12 12 (13.79%) VMware
12 12 (13.79%) Software Engineering
13 11 (12.64%) WCF
13 11 (12.64%) WPF
13 11 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (12.64%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (12.64%) Service Delivery
13 11 (12.64%) Digital TV
13 11 (12.64%) C++
13 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Office
14 10 (11.49%) Internet

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 13 (14.94%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.75%) CMS
4 4 (4.60%) IIS
5 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.30%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.15%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.15%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.30%) SPSS
3 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.15%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 23 (26.44%) WAN
2 22 (25.29%) Firewall
3 21 (24.14%) LAN
4 20 (22.99%) VoIP
5 14 (16.09%) MPLS
6 12 (13.79%) SAN
7 10 (11.49%) Internet
8 9 (10.34%) Asterisk PBX
8 9 (10.34%) DHCP
8 9 (10.34%) DNS
9 7 (8.05%) TCP/IP
10 5 (5.75%) VLAN
11 4 (4.60%) BGP
11 4 (4.60%) OSPF
12 3 (3.45%) Intranet
12 3 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (3.45%) Value-Added Service
13 2 (2.30%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (2.30%) VPN
13 2 (2.30%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.90%) MySQL
2 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (21.84%) Finance
2 14 (16.09%) Electronics
3 4 (4.60%) Retail
4 3 (3.45%) Legal
4 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.45%) Marketing
5 2 (2.30%) Billing
5 2 (2.30%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 15 (17.24%) Analyst
2 14 (16.09%) IT Support
3 12 (13.79%) Senior Software Engineer
3 12 (13.79%) Software Engineer
4 10 (11.49%) Telephony Engineer
5 9 (10.34%) Support Engineer
6 8 (9.20%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 8 (9.20%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (9.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (9.20%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (9.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (9.20%) Network Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) 1st Line Support
7 7 (8.05%) Senior IT Support
7 7 (8.05%) Support Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) IT Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) IT Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Senior IT Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Telephony Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.79%) .NET
2 11 (12.64%) WCF
2 11 (12.64%) WPF
3 5 (5.75%) AngularJS
3 5 (5.75%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Digital TV
2 7 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.90%) iPhone
4 5 (5.75%) Virtual Team
5 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.45%) Cybercrime
7 2 (2.30%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.30%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (2.30%) Social Media
8 1 (1.15%) New Media
8 1 (1.15%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 33 (37.93%) Windows
2 15 (17.24%) Windows Server
3 11 (12.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (11.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (10.34%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.60%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.30%) Android
8 1 (1.15%) CentOS
8 1 (1.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.69%) ITIL
2 12 (13.79%) Software Engineering
3 11 (12.64%) Service Delivery
4 8 (9.20%) ITIL V3
5 7 (8.05%) Security Management
6 6 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 6 (6.90%) Statistics
7 5 (5.75%) TDD
7 5 (5.75%) Virtual Team Management
8 4 (4.60%) Information Security
8 4 (4.60%) Information Security Management
8 4 (4.60%) ISMS
8 4 (4.60%) Migration
8 4 (4.60%) Network Architecture
8 4 (4.60%) Project Management
8 4 (4.60%) Quality Management
8 4 (4.60%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (3.45%) B2B
9 3 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.09%) SQL
2 12 (13.79%) C#
3 11 (12.64%) C++
4 5 (5.75%) Java
5 1 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) CCNA
1 7 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (5.75%) Degree
3 4 (4.60%) CCNP
4 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.15%) CCENT
5 1 (1.15%) MCP
5 1 (1.15%) MCSE
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.15%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.30%) SLA
3 1 (1.15%) GDPR
System Software
1 21 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.34%) OpenSIPS
4 2 (2.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) AirWatch
1 2 (2.30%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.15%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 27 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 20 (22.99%) Cisco
3 15 (17.24%) Avaya
4 12 (13.79%) VMware
5 9 (10.34%) F5
5 9 (10.34%) HP
6 4 (4.60%) Brocade
6 4 (4.60%) Juniper
6 4 (4.60%) LogRhythm
7 3 (3.45%) Sourcefire
7 3 (3.45%) Splunk
7 3 (3.45%) Sun
8 2 (2.30%) SAP
8 2 (2.30%) SOTI
9 1 (1.15%) CommVault
9 1 (1.15%) Dell
9 1 (1.15%) Lotus
9 1 (1.15%) NetApp
9 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.15%) Veritas