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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 70 56 59
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 57 70 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.99% 3.72% 4.12%
As % of the General category 7.48% 9.66% 12.25%
Number of salaries quoted 56 56 75
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £76,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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
762 725 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.98% 38.54% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 589 611 536
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £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 23 January 2017.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 51 (35.92%) Finance
2 44 (30.99%) Banking
3 37 (26.06%) Java
3 37 (26.06%) Cisco
4 30 (21.13%) Retail
5 29 (20.42%) HTML
6 24 (16.90%) Linux
7 23 (16.20%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (16.20%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (14.79%) MS Excel
10 20 (14.08%) ITIL
10 20 (14.08%) .NET
10 20 (14.08%) JavaScript
11 19 (13.38%) Oracle
11 19 (13.38%) SQL Server
11 19 (13.38%) SSL
12 18 (12.68%) SQL
12 18 (12.68%) SaaS
13 17 (11.97%) Windows
14 16 (11.27%) CCNP
14 16 (11.27%) Internet
14 16 (11.27%) Project Management
15 15 (10.56%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (10.56%) Avaya
15 15 (10.56%) TCP/IP
15 15 (10.56%) LAN
15 15 (10.56%) WAN
15 15 (10.56%) CSS
15 15 (10.56%) Project Planning

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 14 (9.86%) WebSphere
2 12 (8.45%) JBoss
2 12 (8.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (8.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (4.93%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.11%) CMS
5 2 (1.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (14.79%) 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 3 (2.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.68%) SaaS
2 5 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.38%) SSL
2 16 (11.27%) Internet
3 15 (10.56%) LAN
3 15 (10.56%) TCP/IP
3 15 (10.56%) WAN
4 14 (9.86%) Firewall
5 13 (9.15%) VoIP
6 10 (7.04%) VPN
7 9 (6.34%) MPLS
8 7 (4.93%) BGP
8 7 (4.93%) IPsec
8 7 (4.93%) OSPF
8 7 (4.93%) SSH
8 7 (4.93%) Unified Communications
8 7 (4.93%) WLAN
9 6 (4.23%) Network Security
10 5 (3.52%) DSL
10 5 (3.52%) PABX
10 5 (3.52%) VPLS
10 5 (3.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.45%) DB2
2 12 (8.45%) RDBMS
2 12 (8.45%) Relational Database
3 11 (7.75%) Big Data
4 3 (2.11%) MySQL
5 2 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.11%) Subversion
2 2 (1.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.70%) gulp
General
1 51 (35.92%) Finance
2 44 (30.99%) Banking
3 30 (21.13%) Retail
4 12 (8.45%) Retail Banking
5 10 (7.04%) Marketing
6 3 (2.11%) Electronics
6 3 (2.11%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (14.08%) Architect
1 20 (14.08%) Network Engineer
1 20 (14.08%) Project Manager
2 19 (13.38%) Developer
3 13 (9.15%) Consultant
4 12 (8.45%) Technical Consultant
5 11 (7.75%) Java Consultant
5 11 (7.75%) Software Project Manager
6 10 (7.04%) Software Consultant
7 9 (6.34%) .NET Developer
7 9 (6.34%) HTML CSS Developer
7 9 (6.34%) HTML Developer
7 9 (6.34%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (6.34%) SOA Consultant
7 9 (6.34%) SOA Technical Consultant
8 8 (5.63%) Sales Executive
9 7 (4.93%) Internal Sales Executive
9 7 (4.93%) Senior Manager
9 7 (4.93%) Senior Project Manager
9 7 (4.93%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (20.42%) HTML
2 20 (14.08%) .NET
3 15 (10.56%) CSS
4 14 (9.86%) Java EE
4 14 (9.86%) XML
5 9 (6.34%) ASP.NET
6 8 (5.63%) AngularJS
7 6 (4.23%) HTML5
8 5 (3.52%) .NET Framework
8 5 (3.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (3.52%) Entity Framework
8 5 (3.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (2.11%) jQuery
9 3 (2.11%) LAMP
10 2 (1.41%) Apache Camel
10 2 (1.41%) JRuby
10 2 (1.41%) Node.js
10 2 (1.41%) REST
10 2 (1.41%) Spring
10 2 (1.41%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.20%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (4.93%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.52%) PMI
4 3 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.11%) Internet of Things
4 3 (2.11%) Smart Home
5 2 (1.41%) FMCG
5 2 (1.41%) IVR
6 1 (0.70%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.70%) Handset
6 1 (0.70%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.90%) Linux
2 17 (11.97%) Windows
3 12 (8.45%) Unix
4 4 (2.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (14.08%) ITIL
3 16 (11.27%) Project Management
4 15 (10.56%) Project Planning
4 15 (10.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (9.15%) Time Management
6 12 (8.45%) High Availability
6 12 (8.45%) SOA
7 11 (7.75%) MVC
7 11 (7.75%) Presales
7 11 (7.75%) PRINCE2
7 11 (7.75%) Service Design
7 11 (7.75%) Service Management
7 11 (7.75%) Software Delivery
7 11 (7.75%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (6.34%) Change Control
8 9 (6.34%) Risk Management
9 8 (5.63%) Configuration Management
9 8 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (4.93%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 37 (26.06%) Java
2 20 (14.08%) JavaScript
3 18 (12.68%) SQL
4 11 (7.75%) Python
5 9 (6.34%) C#
6 3 (2.11%) C
6 3 (2.11%) PHP
7 2 (1.41%) Groovy
7 2 (1.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (16.20%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (11.27%) CCNP
3 11 (7.75%) 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%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.70%) CISA
8 1 (0.70%) CISSP
8 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.34%) 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%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.41%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 37 (26.06%) Cisco
2 19 (13.38%) Oracle
3 15 (10.56%) Avaya
4 13 (9.15%) Mitel
5 12 (8.45%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.63%) Huawei
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%) Adobe
8 3 (2.11%) SAP
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