The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 52 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 80 67 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.92% 3.77% 2.54%
As % of the General category 10.38% 11.55% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 67 61 29
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Telecoms
West Midlands

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

General Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
771 580 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 37.76% 32.62% 47.66%
Number of salaries quoted 638 490 605
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,600 £67,500 £72,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Birmingham

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 39 (25.00%) Finance
2 31 (19.87%) SQL
3 29 (18.59%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (16.67%) Project Management
5 23 (14.74%) HTML
5 23 (14.74%) Banking
6 22 (14.10%) JavaScript
7 21 (13.46%) TDD
8 19 (12.18%) SQL Server
8 19 (12.18%) VoIP
8 19 (12.18%) Ethernet
8 19 (12.18%) MVC
8 19 (12.18%) Scrum
9 18 (11.54%) WAN
10 17 (10.90%) MPLS
10 17 (10.90%) Cisco
10 17 (10.90%) Java
11 16 (10.26%) Juniper
11 16 (10.26%) jQuery
12 15 (9.62%) BDD
12 15 (9.62%) BGP
12 15 (9.62%) C#
12 15 (9.62%) CSS
12 15 (9.62%) XML
12 15 (9.62%) ITIL
12 15 (9.62%) PRINCE2
12 15 (9.62%) JSON
13 14 (8.97%) Retail
13 14 (8.97%) .NET
13 14 (8.97%) Microsoft

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (6.41%) Skype for Business
2 6 (3.85%) SAS
3 4 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.56%) Node.js
4 3 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.92%) JBoss
4 3 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (1.92%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (7.69%) MS Office
2 7 (4.49%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.64%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.92%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.92%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.92%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (1.28%) Magento
3 2 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.41%) IaaS
2 7 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.92%) PaaS
4 3 (1.92%) SaaS
5 2 (1.28%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.18%) Ethernet
1 19 (12.18%) VoIP
2 18 (11.54%) WAN
3 17 (10.90%) MPLS
4 15 (9.62%) BGP
5 14 (8.97%) TCP/IP
5 14 (8.97%) VPN
6 12 (7.69%) OSPF
7 11 (7.05%) PBX
8 10 (6.41%) PABX
8 10 (6.41%) SDH
8 10 (6.41%) Unified Communications
9 9 (5.77%) Wireless
10 8 (5.13%) 3G
10 8 (5.13%) Firewall
10 8 (5.13%) Frame Relay
10 8 (5.13%) RSVP
10 8 (5.13%) SONET
10 8 (5.13%) SS7
10 8 (5.13%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (7.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (7.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (5.13%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.85%) Data Mining
6 4 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.56%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.92%) DB2
7 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.28%) MySQL
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (7.05%) ReSharper
2 11 (7.05%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.28%) Subversion
5 1 (0.64%) Ant
5 1 (0.64%) Eclipse
General
1 39 (25.00%) Finance
2 23 (14.74%) Banking
3 14 (8.97%) Retail
4 9 (5.77%) Marketing
5 8 (5.13%) Games
6 6 (3.85%) Billing
6 6 (3.85%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.92%) Legal
7 3 (1.92%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.28%) Electronics
9 1 (0.64%) Back Office
9 1 (0.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (17.31%) Developer
2 20 (12.82%) Project Manager
3 18 (11.54%) Analyst
4 13 (8.33%) Architect
5 12 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 12 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 12 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 12 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
6 11 (7.05%) .NET Web Developer
6 11 (7.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 11 (7.05%) C# Web Developer
6 11 (7.05%) HTML Developer
6 11 (7.05%) Web Developer
7 10 (6.41%) Consultant
7 10 (6.41%) Ericsson Engineer
8 9 (5.77%) Telecoms Manager
9 8 (5.13%) Enterprise Architect
9 8 (5.13%) Implementation Engineer
9 8 (5.13%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.74%) HTML
2 16 (10.26%) jQuery
3 15 (9.62%) CSS
3 15 (9.62%) JSON
3 15 (9.62%) XML
4 14 (8.97%) .NET
5 13 (8.33%) Ajax
6 12 (7.69%) Spring
7 11 (7.05%) .NET Framework
7 11 (7.05%) Entity Framework
7 11 (7.05%) Java EE
7 11 (7.05%) KnockoutJS
7 11 (7.05%) LINQ
8 8 (5.13%) HTML5
8 8 (5.13%) JRuby
8 8 (5.13%) REST
8 8 (5.13%) Spring Integration
8 8 (5.13%) Spring MVC
9 6 (3.85%) AngularJS
10 5 (3.21%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.05%) IVR
3 7 (4.49%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.56%) CCTV
6 3 (1.92%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.28%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.28%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.77%) Windows
2 6 (3.85%) Linux
3 4 (2.56%) VMS
3 4 (2.56%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.92%) Unix
5 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.59%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (16.67%) Project Management
3 21 (13.46%) TDD
4 19 (12.18%) MVC
4 19 (12.18%) Scrum
5 15 (9.62%) BDD
5 15 (9.62%) ITIL
5 15 (9.62%) PRINCE2
6 14 (8.97%) Mentoring
7 12 (7.69%) Network Design
8 11 (7.05%) Logistics
8 11 (7.05%) Mobile Development
8 11 (7.05%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (7.05%) SOLID
9 8 (5.13%) Coaching
9 8 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (5.13%) Fault Management
9 8 (5.13%) Information Security
9 8 (5.13%) Kanban
9 8 (5.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (19.87%) SQL
2 22 (14.10%) JavaScript
3 17 (10.90%) Java
4 15 (9.62%) C#
5 13 (8.33%) C
6 8 (5.13%) Groovy
6 8 (5.13%) Scala
7 3 (1.92%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.28%) PHP
9 1 (0.64%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (7.69%) CCNP
3 11 (7.05%) Degree
3 11 (7.05%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.05%) Security Cleared
4 9 (5.77%) CCIP
4 9 (5.77%) CCNA
5 7 (4.49%) APMP
6 6 (3.85%) ISTQB
7 5 (3.21%) JNCIP
8 4 (2.56%) CCDP
8 4 (2.56%) CCIE
8 4 (2.56%) CCSP
8 4 (2.56%) Chartered Engineer
8 4 (2.56%) ISEB
8 4 (2.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (2.56%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.64%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.85%) SLA
2 5 (3.21%) QA
3 3 (1.92%) HL7
4 1 (0.64%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 14 (8.97%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (1.92%) vSphere
4 3 (1.92%) XenApp
5 2 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 9 (5.77%) SCCM
2 7 (4.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.28%) SCOM
4 1 (0.64%) Cacti
4 1 (0.64%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.64%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 1 (0.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (10.90%) Cisco
2 16 (10.26%) Juniper
3 14 (8.97%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.41%) Ericsson
4 10 (6.41%) Nortel
4 10 (6.41%) Oracle
5 8 (5.13%) Avaya
5 8 (5.13%) Redback
6 6 (3.85%) BT
7 5 (3.21%) VMware
8 4 (2.56%) NetApp
9 3 (1.92%) Cerner
9 3 (1.92%) Citrix
9 3 (1.92%) InterSystems
9 3 (1.92%) McKesson
9 3 (1.92%) Misys
9 3 (1.92%) Remedy
9 3 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.92%) Siebel
9 3 (1.92%) Siemens
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