The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 22 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 17 40 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 6.23% 14.55% 12.96%
As % of the General category 20.00% 39.60% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 3
Average salary £30,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,800 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £41,600 £43,900
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +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 Solihull region.

General Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
85 101 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 31.14% 36.73% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 78 58 68
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £50,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Solihull

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Solihull

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 6 (21.43%) Project Management
3 5 (17.86%) Broadband
3 5 (17.86%) WAN
3 5 (17.86%) Finance
4 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 4 (14.29%) CCNA
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (14.29%) Change Management
5 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.71%) Firewall
5 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (10.71%) Balanced Scorecard
5 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.71%) Internet
5 3 (10.71%) OSPF
5 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix
5 3 (10.71%) SLA
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco
5 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.71%) VoIP
5 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
5 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds
5 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (10.71%) Network Management
5 3 (10.71%) F5

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Broadband
1 5 (17.86%) WAN
2 3 (10.71%) Internet
2 3 (10.71%) VoIP
2 3 (10.71%) OSPF
2 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (10.71%) PABX
2 3 (10.71%) NetScaler
3 2 (7.14%) TACACS
4 1 (3.57%) VPLS
4 1 (3.57%) DSL
4 1 (3.57%) MPLS
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Graduate
2 5 (17.86%) Commercial Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Coordinator
4 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Network Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Project Management
2 4 (14.29%) Change Management
3 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.71%) Balanced Scorecard
3 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
3 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
3 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
3 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (10.71%) Network Management
3 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.57%) Fault Management
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) B2B
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) CCNA
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.14%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.71%) Citrix
1 3 (10.71%) Brocade
1 3 (10.71%) Fortinet
1 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds
1 3 (10.71%) F5
2 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
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