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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 11 15 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 44 45 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 16.92% 14.11% 5.18%
As % of the General category 42.72% 33.58% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £38,000 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £29,300 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £43,700 £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
103 134 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 39.62% 42.01% 34.72%
Number of salaries quoted 54 78 37
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 1 October 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Solihull

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 106 (99.07%) Finance
2 101 (94.39%) Fujitsu
3 100 (93.46%) Retail
4 85 (79.44%) Security Cleared
5 57 (53.27%) Oracle
6 47 (43.93%) Oracle EBS
7 37 (34.58%) Hyperion
7 37 (34.58%) Oracle BI EE
8 35 (32.71%) Essbase
9 34 (31.78%) SC Cleared
10 33 (30.84%) Oracle EBS R12
11 32 (29.91%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (19.63%) Oracle RMAN
12 21 (19.63%) Oracle Discoverer
12 21 (19.63%) SQL
12 21 (19.63%) WebLogic
12 21 (19.63%) Oracle Database 10g
12 21 (19.63%) Oracle RAC
12 21 (19.63%) Oracle Database 11g
12 21 (19.63%) Oracle Exadata
12 21 (19.63%) Oracle Database
12 21 (19.63%) Mentoring
13 20 (18.69%) Oracle Workflow
13 20 (18.69%) Workflow
14 19 (17.76%) Microsoft
15 16 (14.95%) UNIX
15 16 (14.95%) Linux
15 16 (14.95%) MS Excel
15 16 (14.95%) Performance Tuning
16 15 (14.02%) PRINCE2

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 21 (19.63%) WebLogic
2 20 (18.69%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (14.95%) MS Excel
2 13 (12.15%) MS Project
3 11 (10.28%) MS Office
4 3 (2.80%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 47 (43.93%) Oracle EBS
2 33 (30.84%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (11.21%) Oracle iProcurement
4 10 (9.35%) Hyperion Planning
5 8 (7.48%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (7.48%) HFM
6 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) SSL
1 6 (5.61%) VPN
1 6 (5.61%) Firewall
1 6 (5.61%) Network Security
1 6 (5.61%) Junos
2 5 (4.67%) LAN
2 5 (4.67%) WAN
3 3 (2.80%) Unified Communications
3 3 (2.80%) Cisco IPT
3 3 (2.80%) IP Telephony
3 3 (2.80%) Broadband
3 3 (2.80%) VoIP
3 3 (2.80%) SCCP
3 3 (2.80%) H.323
3 3 (2.80%) DSL
3 3 (2.80%) MGCP
4 2 (1.87%) Internet
4 2 (1.87%) DNS
5 1 (0.93%) GPON
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (34.58%) Oracle BI EE
2 35 (32.71%) Essbase
3 21 (19.63%) Oracle Discoverer
3 21 (19.63%) Oracle Database 10g
3 21 (19.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 21 (19.63%) Oracle Exadata
3 21 (19.63%) Oracle Database
4 12 (11.21%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (11.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 6 (5.61%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.74%) Hyperion Smart View
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (7.48%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 106 (99.07%) Finance
2 100 (93.46%) Retail
3 3 (2.80%) Back Office
4 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (28.04%) Consultant
2 18 (16.82%) Oracle Consultant
3 16 (14.95%) Oracle DBA
3 16 (14.95%) DBA
4 11 (10.28%) Project Planner
5 10 (9.35%) Hyperion Consultant
6 9 (8.41%) Developer
7 8 (7.48%) Architect
7 8 (7.48%) Oracle Developer
7 8 (7.48%) Citrix Consultant
7 8 (7.48%) Procurement Consultant
8 7 (6.54%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.61%) Security Engineer
9 6 (5.61%) Network Engineer
9 6 (5.61%) Network Security Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) Oracle Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.67%) Oracle Architect
10 5 (4.67%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.74%) Senior Consultant
11 4 (3.74%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.21%) XML
2 3 (2.80%) XMPP
3 2 (1.87%) Middleware
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.93%) WCF
4 1 (0.93%) WF
4 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.93%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (8.41%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.48%) Data Integration
3 6 (5.61%) SecurID
4 2 (1.87%) CMDB
4 2 (1.87%) PKI
4 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.93%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.95%) UNIX
1 16 (14.95%) Linux
2 11 (10.28%) Windows 7
2 11 (10.28%) Windows
3 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.91%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (19.63%) Mentoring
3 20 (18.69%) Workflow
4 16 (14.95%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (14.02%) PRINCE2
6 13 (12.15%) CRM
6 13 (12.15%) Configuration Management
7 12 (11.21%) EAM
8 11 (10.28%) ITIL
8 11 (10.28%) Project Planning
9 10 (9.35%) Time Management
10 8 (7.48%) Project Management
10 8 (7.48%) Data Management
11 6 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.61%) Change Management
11 6 (5.61%) Quality Management
12 5 (4.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (4.67%) Service Delivery
12 5 (4.67%) Network Design
13 4 (3.74%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.63%) SQL
2 8 (7.48%) VBScript
2 8 (7.48%) VB
2 8 (7.48%) PL/SQL
2 8 (7.48%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.93%) C#
Qualifications
1 85 (79.44%) Security Cleared
2 34 (31.78%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.80%) CCNP
4 3 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.87%) HND
5 2 (1.87%) Degree
6 1 (0.93%) CCEE
6 1 (0.93%) CCIA
6 1 (0.93%) CCA
6 1 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.74%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.80%) QA
3 2 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (19.63%) Oracle RMAN
1 21 (19.63%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (10.28%) XenApp
3 9 (8.41%) XenDesktop
4 6 (5.61%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.61%) FortiGate
2 5 (4.67%) SCCM
3 3 (2.80%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (2.80%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.80%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (1.87%) SCOM
Vendors
1 101 (94.39%) Fujitsu
2 57 (53.27%) Oracle
3 37 (34.58%) Hyperion
4 19 (17.76%) Microsoft
5 12 (11.21%) Citrix
6 11 (10.28%) AppSense
7 9 (8.41%) Cisco
8 6 (5.61%) Juniper
8 6 (5.61%) CheckPoint
8 6 (5.61%) Fortinet
9 4 (3.74%) Informatica
9 4 (3.74%) VMware
10 3 (2.80%) BT