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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 56 69 37
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -32
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 68 38 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.79% 2.43% 5.13%
As % of the General category 11.41% 5.16% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 67 30 58
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £32,250 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- +7.78%
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
596 736 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.18% 47.15% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 519 621 463
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £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 29 January 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 48 (28.57%) Finance
2 43 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (25.00%) HTML
4 40 (23.81%) JSON
5 39 (23.21%) Ajax
5 39 (23.21%) jQuery
5 39 (23.21%) MVC
5 39 (23.21%) JavaScript
6 38 (22.62%) SQL
6 38 (22.62%) C#
7 37 (22.02%) .NET
7 37 (22.02%) Visual Studio
8 36 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 35 (20.83%) CSS
9 35 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
9 35 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 34 (20.24%) Banking
11 33 (19.64%) TDD
11 33 (19.64%) SQL Server 2008
12 32 (19.05%) LINQ
12 32 (19.05%) ReSharper
12 32 (19.05%) .NET Framework
12 32 (19.05%) Scrum
12 32 (19.05%) BDD
12 32 (19.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 32 (19.05%) KnockoutJS
12 32 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
12 32 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
13 24 (14.29%) SC Cleared
13 24 (14.29%) Security Cleared

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 7 (4.17%) IIS
2 5 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (2.98%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.19%) CMS
5 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.19%) MS Project
2 2 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.71%) Firewall
2 15 (8.93%) VPN
3 11 (6.55%) Internet
4 9 (5.36%) Symposium
4 9 (5.36%) MPLS
4 9 (5.36%) WAN
5 8 (4.76%) VoIP
5 8 (4.76%) LAN
6 6 (3.57%) OSPF
6 6 (3.57%) BGP
6 6 (3.57%) VPLS
7 5 (2.98%) VLAN
7 5 (2.98%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (2.98%) DNS
7 5 (2.98%) ADSL
7 5 (2.98%) PABX
8 3 (1.79%) Network Security
9 2 (1.19%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.19%) ISDN
9 2 (1.19%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 35 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (19.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.79%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 37 (22.02%) Visual Studio
2 35 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (19.05%) ReSharper
4 7 (4.17%) JIRA
4 7 (4.17%) Ant
4 7 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.60%) NUnit
6 1 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 48 (28.57%) Finance
2 34 (20.24%) Banking
3 14 (8.33%) Retail
4 7 (4.17%) Billing
5 4 (2.38%) Marketing
5 4 (2.38%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.79%) Electronics
7 2 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (24.40%) Developer
2 34 (20.24%) .NET Developer
3 33 (19.64%) C# Developer
4 32 (19.05%) C# Web Developer
4 32 (19.05%) .NET Web Developer
4 32 (19.05%) Web Developer
4 32 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (16.07%) Project Manager
6 20 (11.90%) Analyst
7 17 (10.12%) Consultant
8 13 (7.74%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 12 (7.14%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 12 (7.14%) Junior .NET Web Developer
9 12 (7.14%) Junior C# Developer
9 12 (7.14%) Junior .NET Developer
9 12 (7.14%) Junior Web Developer
9 12 (7.14%) Junior Developer
9 12 (7.14%) Junior
10 11 (6.55%) Architect
11 10 (5.95%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (25.00%) HTML
2 40 (23.81%) JSON
3 39 (23.21%) Ajax
3 39 (23.21%) jQuery
4 37 (22.02%) .NET
5 35 (20.83%) CSS
6 32 (19.05%) LINQ
6 32 (19.05%) .NET Framework
6 32 (19.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 32 (19.05%) KnockoutJS
7 11 (6.55%) XML
8 8 (4.76%) AngularJS
9 7 (4.17%) PhoneGap
9 7 (4.17%) HTML5
10 6 (3.57%) Middleware
11 2 (1.19%) Silverlight
12 1 (0.60%) JTAPI
12 1 (0.60%) WPF
12 1 (0.60%) NHibernate
12 1 (0.60%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.17%) User Experience
3 3 (1.79%) DTV
3 3 (1.79%) Blackberry
3 3 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.19%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.19%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.60%) Handset
5 1 (0.60%) Replication
5 1 (0.60%) IVR
5 1 (0.60%) Informatics
5 1 (0.60%) Statistics
5 1 (0.60%) iPhone
5 1 (0.60%) NHS
5 1 (0.60%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.50%) Windows
2 9 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.17%) Android
4 7 (4.17%) Windows 8
5 6 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.79%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.79%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.60%) SUSE
8 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (23.21%) MVC
3 33 (19.64%) TDD
4 32 (19.05%) Scrum
4 32 (19.05%) BDD
4 32 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
5 21 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 19 (11.31%) Mentoring
7 16 (9.52%) Project Management
8 13 (7.74%) Service Delivery
8 13 (7.74%) Line Management
9 11 (6.55%) CRM
10 9 (5.36%) Service Management
10 9 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (5.36%) Coaching
11 7 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (4.17%) Performance Management
11 7 (4.17%) ITIL
11 7 (4.17%) OOP
11 7 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 39 (23.21%) JavaScript
2 38 (22.62%) SQL
2 38 (22.62%) C#
3 8 (4.76%) Java
4 3 (1.79%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.19%) ActionScript 3.0
5 2 (1.19%) VB
5 2 (1.19%) ActionScript
5 2 (1.19%) C++
5 2 (1.19%) C
5 2 (1.19%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 24 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.93%) Degree
3 9 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.98%) CCNA
5 4 (2.38%) ISEB
5 4 (2.38%) CCNP
6 2 (1.19%) CCSP
7 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.60%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.71%) SLA
2 9 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.98%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.98%) Terminal Services
3 3 (1.79%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.60%) vSphere
4 1 (0.60%) SRDF
4 1 (0.60%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 5 (2.98%) Nagios
2 3 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (10.12%) Avaya
2 14 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.55%) Cisco
4 10 (5.95%) SAP
4 10 (5.95%) Nortel
5 9 (5.36%) VMware
6 7 (4.17%) Oracle
6 7 (4.17%) Sencha
7 6 (3.57%) IBM
7 6 (3.57%) Hyperion
8 5 (2.98%) WatchGuard
9 2 (1.19%) Appcelerator
9 2 (1.19%) HP
9 2 (1.19%) Juniper
10 1 (0.60%) Mitel
10 1 (0.60%) Panasonic
10 1 (0.60%) NEC
10 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.60%) NetApp
10 1 (0.60%) Red Hat
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