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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 55 105 34
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -71
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 92 23 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.10% 1.10% 5.30%
As % of the General category 11.29% 2.41% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 90 17 53
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,600 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £78,250 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
815 954 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 36.34% 45.62% 36.35%
Number of salaries quoted 727 854 456
Average salary £46,500 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.54% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 21 November 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 57 (31.32%) Finance
2 44 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (23.08%) Banking
4 36 (19.78%) MVC
4 36 (19.78%) HTML
5 35 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 35 (19.23%) .NET
5 35 (19.23%) Ajax
5 35 (19.23%) JSON
6 34 (18.68%) SQL
6 34 (18.68%) jQuery
7 33 (18.13%) C#
7 33 (18.13%) SQL Server
8 30 (16.48%) Visual Studio
9 29 (15.93%) Scrum
9 29 (15.93%) TDD
9 29 (15.93%) SQL Server 2008
10 28 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 28 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 28 (15.38%) CSS
11 27 (14.84%) .NET Framework
11 27 (14.84%) ReSharper
11 27 (14.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 27 (14.84%) KnockoutJS
11 27 (14.84%) SQL Server 2012
11 27 (14.84%) BDD
11 27 (14.84%) LINQ
12 24 (13.19%) Responsive Web Design
13 22 (12.09%) Windows
13 22 (12.09%) Cisco

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 6 (3.30%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (2.20%) IIS
4 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.10%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.10%) CMS
4 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.10%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.55%) MS Project
3 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.89%) Firewall
2 14 (7.69%) VPN
3 12 (6.59%) MPLS
3 12 (6.59%) Symposium
4 11 (6.04%) Internet
4 11 (6.04%) LAN
4 11 (6.04%) VoIP
4 11 (6.04%) WAN
5 9 (4.95%) OSPF
5 9 (4.95%) BGP
6 5 (2.75%) VPLS
6 5 (2.75%) PABX
6 5 (2.75%) ADSL
6 5 (2.75%) ISDN
6 5 (2.75%) PPP
6 5 (2.75%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.20%) CTI
7 4 (2.20%) ATM
7 4 (2.20%) Broadband
7 4 (2.20%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (18.13%) SQL Server
2 29 (15.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (14.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.65%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.55%) MySQL
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.55%) QlikView
7 1 (0.55%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 30 (16.48%) Visual Studio
2 28 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (14.84%) ReSharper
4 7 (3.85%) Ant
4 7 (3.85%) JIRA
4 7 (3.85%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.10%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.10%) NUnit
5 2 (1.10%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.55%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 57 (31.32%) Finance
2 42 (23.08%) Banking
3 12 (6.59%) Retail
4 11 (6.04%) Billing
5 6 (3.30%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.75%) Legal
7 3 (1.65%) Marketing
8 2 (1.10%) Games
8 2 (1.10%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 35 (19.23%) Developer
2 30 (16.48%) C# Developer
3 28 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 28 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 27 (14.84%) Web Developer
4 27 (14.84%) .NET Developer
4 27 (14.84%) .NET Web Developer
4 27 (14.84%) C# Web Developer
5 22 (12.09%) Analyst
6 16 (8.79%) Consultant
7 13 (7.14%) Architect
8 12 (6.59%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 10 (5.49%) Telecoms Analyst
9 10 (5.49%) NOC Engineer
9 10 (5.49%) Junior
9 10 (5.49%) Network Engineer
10 9 (4.95%) Junior Developer
10 9 (4.95%) Junior C# Developer
10 9 (4.95%) Junior .NET Developer
10 9 (4.95%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (19.78%) HTML
2 35 (19.23%) .NET
2 35 (19.23%) Ajax
2 35 (19.23%) JSON
3 34 (18.68%) jQuery
4 28 (15.38%) CSS
5 27 (14.84%) .NET Framework
5 27 (14.84%) LINQ
5 27 (14.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 27 (14.84%) KnockoutJS
6 9 (4.95%) XML
7 8 (4.40%) AngularJS
8 7 (3.85%) PhoneGap
8 7 (3.85%) HTML5
8 7 (3.85%) Middleware
9 2 (1.10%) NHibernate
9 2 (1.10%) WCF
9 2 (1.10%) WPF
9 2 (1.10%) Silverlight
9 2 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.40%) User Experience
3 3 (1.65%) Statistics
3 3 (1.65%) Client/Server
3 3 (1.65%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.10%) DTV
4 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.10%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.10%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.10%) IVR
4 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.55%) iPhone
5 1 (0.55%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.55%) PMI
5 1 (0.55%) NHS
5 1 (0.55%) Handset
5 1 (0.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.09%) Windows
2 9 (4.95%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.85%) Windows 8
3 7 (3.85%) Android
4 5 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.65%) Linux
5 3 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.65%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.10%) UNIX
6 2 (1.10%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.55%) HPUX
7 1 (0.55%) SUSE
7 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (19.78%) MVC
3 29 (15.93%) Scrum
3 29 (15.93%) TDD
4 27 (14.84%) BDD
5 24 (13.19%) Responsive Web Design
6 21 (11.54%) Project Management
7 20 (10.99%) PRINCE2
8 18 (9.89%) Service Delivery
9 15 (8.24%) Mentoring
10 13 (7.14%) CRM
11 12 (6.59%) Service Management
12 10 (5.49%) ERP
12 10 (5.49%) Line Management
13 9 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (4.40%) ETL
14 8 (4.40%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (4.40%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (4.40%) Performance Management
15 7 (3.85%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 35 (19.23%) JavaScript
2 34 (18.68%) SQL
3 33 (18.13%) C#
4 9 (4.95%) Java
5 4 (2.20%) C
6 2 (1.10%) ActionScript
6 2 (1.10%) Objective-C
6 2 (1.10%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.55%) C++
7 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 21 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 17 (9.34%) Degree
3 15 (8.24%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (4.95%) CCNA
5 8 (4.40%) CCNP
6 5 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.65%) CCDA
8 2 (1.10%) ISEB
8 2 (1.10%) CCSP
9 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.55%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.89%) SLA
2 5 (2.75%) QA
3 2 (1.10%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.10%) GPG13
3 2 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.55%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.10%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.10%) Terminal Services
2 2 (1.10%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.10%) Snort
2 2 (1.10%) Squid
3 1 (0.55%) SRDF
3 1 (0.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (0.55%) vSphere
3 1 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.65%) Netcool
3 2 (1.10%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (12.09%) Cisco
2 18 (9.89%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.89%) Avaya
3 15 (8.24%) Nortel
4 10 (5.49%) SAP
5 8 (4.40%) Oracle
5 8 (4.40%) IBM
6 7 (3.85%) Juniper
6 7 (3.85%) Hyperion
6 7 (3.85%) Sencha
7 6 (3.30%) HP
8 5 (2.75%) VMware
9 4 (2.20%) Panasonic
10 2 (1.10%) Appcelerator
10 2 (1.10%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.10%) Sourcefire
10 2 (1.10%) WatchGuard
10 2 (1.10%) Websense
10 2 (1.10%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
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