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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 21 11 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 2 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.85% 8.57% 2.21%
As % of the General category 4.17% 17.65% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 3
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -25.92%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +5.55%
Telecoms
England

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

General Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
48 51 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 44.44% 48.57% 24.31%
Number of salaries quoted 36 36 38
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Telecoms
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in the Midlands

Telecoms
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 6 (75.00%) Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) Electronics
2 4 (50.00%) Automotive
2 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Mitel
3 2 (25.00%) Business Development
3 2 (25.00%) Handset
4 1 (12.50%) SaaS
4 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365
4 1 (12.50%) Internet of Things
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) IVR
4 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
4 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (12.50%) NEC
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Broadband
4 1 (12.50%) PBX
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) B2B
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) IPv4

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Broadband
1 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
1 1 (12.50%) IPv4
1 1 (12.50%) PBX
1 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
General
1 6 (75.00%) Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) Automotive
2 4 (50.00%) Electronics
2 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Sales Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Mitel Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Mitel Field Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Mitel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Handset
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Internet of Things
2 1 (12.50%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (12.50%) B2B
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Mitel
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) NEC