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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 65 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 51 84 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.88% 3.93% 3.82%
As % of the General category 7.16% 10.53% 11.87%
Number of salaries quoted 51 72 60
Median salary £35,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £77,250 £60,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

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
712 798 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.18% 37.34% 32.15%
Number of salaries quoted 554 646 485
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 46 (32.39%) Finance
2 45 (31.69%) Cisco
3 39 (27.46%) Banking
4 37 (26.06%) Java
5 31 (21.83%) HTML
5 31 (21.83%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (20.42%) Retail
7 25 (17.61%) JavaScript
8 24 (16.90%) Firewall
9 22 (15.49%) Linux
9 22 (15.49%) Avaya
9 22 (15.49%) VoIP
9 22 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (15.49%) Project Planning
10 21 (14.79%) WAN
10 21 (14.79%) CCNP
10 21 (14.79%) ITIL
10 21 (14.79%) .NET
10 21 (14.79%) Enterprise Software
11 20 (14.08%) LAN
11 20 (14.08%) Mitel
12 19 (13.38%) CSS
13 17 (11.97%) Project Management
13 17 (11.97%) SSL
13 17 (11.97%) CCNA
14 16 (11.27%) SQL Server
14 16 (11.27%) SQL
14 16 (11.27%) MS Excel
14 16 (11.27%) SaaS
15 15 (10.56%) Internet

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 10 (7.04%) JBoss
1 10 (7.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 10 (7.04%) WebSphere
1 10 (7.04%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (3.52%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.11%) CMS
4 2 (1.41%) Apache
4 2 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.41%) nginx
5 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.82%) MS Office
2 4 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.82%) MS Project
2 4 (2.82%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.27%) SaaS
2 2 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.41%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.90%) Firewall
2 22 (15.49%) VoIP
3 21 (14.79%) WAN
4 20 (14.08%) LAN
5 17 (11.97%) SSL
6 15 (10.56%) Internet
7 13 (9.15%) TCP/IP
8 10 (7.04%) VPN
9 9 (6.34%) MPLS
9 9 (6.34%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (5.63%) OSPF
11 7 (4.93%) BGP
11 7 (4.93%) IPsec
11 7 (4.93%) Network Security
11 7 (4.93%) PABX
11 7 (4.93%) SSH
11 7 (4.93%) WLAN
12 6 (4.23%) Unified Communications
13 5 (3.52%) VLAN
13 5 (3.52%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.27%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.75%) Big Data
3 10 (7.04%) DB2
3 10 (7.04%) RDBMS
3 10 (7.04%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.82%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.11%) MySQL
6 2 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.11%) gulp
1 3 (2.11%) Subversion
2 2 (1.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.41%) PhantomJS
2 2 (1.41%) webpack
General
1 46 (32.39%) Finance
2 39 (27.46%) Banking
3 29 (20.42%) Retail
4 11 (7.75%) Retail Banking
5 9 (6.34%) Marketing
6 3 (2.11%) Electronics
6 3 (2.11%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (20.42%) Network Engineer
2 24 (16.90%) Developer
3 18 (12.68%) Project Manager
4 17 (11.97%) Architect
5 13 (9.15%) HTML CSS Developer
5 13 (9.15%) HTML Developer
6 12 (8.45%) Consultant
7 10 (7.04%) .NET Developer
7 10 (7.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (7.04%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (7.04%) Technical Consultant
8 9 (6.34%) Java Consultant
8 9 (6.34%) Software Project Manager
9 8 (5.63%) Software Consultant
9 8 (5.63%) Voice Engineer
10 7 (4.93%) Senior Manager
10 7 (4.93%) Senior Project Manager
10 7 (4.93%) SOA Consultant
10 7 (4.93%) SOA Technical Consultant
10 7 (4.93%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (21.83%) HTML
2 21 (14.79%) .NET
3 19 (13.38%) CSS
4 12 (8.45%) Java EE
4 12 (8.45%) XML
5 10 (7.04%) ASP.NET
6 8 (5.63%) AngularJS
7 7 (4.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (4.23%) HTML5
9 5 (3.52%) .NET Framework
9 5 (3.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (3.52%) Entity Framework
10 3 (2.11%) jQuery
10 3 (2.11%) LAMP
10 3 (2.11%) Laravel
10 3 (2.11%) Symfony
11 2 (1.41%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (1.41%) JRuby
11 2 (1.41%) Memcached
11 2 (1.41%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.79%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (4.93%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.52%) PMI
4 4 (2.82%) Handset
5 3 (2.11%) Internet of Things
5 3 (2.11%) Smart Home
6 2 (1.41%) IVR
6 2 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.70%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.70%) FMCG
7 1 (0.70%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.49%) Linux
2 14 (9.86%) Windows
3 10 (7.04%) Unix
4 3 (2.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (15.49%) Project Planning
2 21 (14.79%) ITIL
3 17 (11.97%) Project Management
4 14 (9.86%) Change Control
4 14 (9.86%) MVC
5 13 (9.15%) Configuration Management
6 12 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (7.75%) Front End Development
7 11 (7.75%) Service Management
7 11 (7.75%) Technical Architecture
7 11 (7.75%) Time Management
8 10 (7.04%) High Availability
8 10 (7.04%) Presales
8 10 (7.04%) SOA
9 9 (6.34%) PRINCE2
9 9 (6.34%) Software Delivery
10 7 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (4.93%) Problem Management
10 7 (4.93%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (26.06%) Java
2 25 (17.61%) JavaScript
3 16 (11.27%) SQL
4 11 (7.75%) Python
5 10 (7.04%) C#
6 3 (2.11%) C
6 3 (2.11%) PHP
7 2 (1.41%) Groovy
7 2 (1.41%) Scala
7 2 (1.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 31 (21.83%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (14.79%) CCNP
3 17 (11.97%) CCNA
4 5 (3.52%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.82%) CCIE
6 3 (2.11%) CCDA
6 3 (2.11%) CCDP
6 3 (2.11%) CCIP
7 2 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.70%) CISA
8 1 (0.70%) CISSP
8 1 (0.70%) Degree
8 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.70%) MRICS
8 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.63%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.41%) Docker
2 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.70%) ProxySG
2 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 45 (31.69%) Cisco
2 22 (15.49%) Avaya
3 20 (14.08%) Mitel
4 14 (9.86%) Oracle
5 8 (5.63%) Huawei
6 7 (4.93%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.82%) Aerohive Networks
7 4 (2.82%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 4 (2.82%) Aruba
7 4 (2.82%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.82%) Ciena
7 4 (2.82%) Extreme Networks
7 4 (2.82%) Fortinet
7 4 (2.82%) Meraki
7 4 (2.82%) Nokia
7 4 (2.82%) Palo Alto
7 4 (2.82%) Sourcefire
7 4 (2.82%) Tellabs
8 3 (2.11%) LANDesk
8 3 (2.11%) ServiceNow
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