The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
England / West Midlands
Rank 105 77 79
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +2
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 105 184 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.22% 3.17% 3.29%
As % of the General category 5.84% 8.68% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 100 151 135
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,600 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,486 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -3.36%

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

General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1798 2121 1633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.96% 36.56% 32.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1404 1660 1325
Median salary £41,500 £43,596 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.80% +2.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Telecoms
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Telecoms
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -16 52 £35,000 -20.45% 9
Coventry +15 17 £50,000 +94.17% 3
Warwickshire +14 8 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Worcestershire -24 6 £42,103 +29.54% 3
Staffordshire +4 5 £42,500 +77.08% 7
Shropshire -6 5 £23,500 - 5
Solihull -8 4 £68,500 +3.00% 3
West Bromwich +11 2 £32,750 -49.61% 1
Walsall +15 1 - - 1
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 69 (29.24%) Finance
2 64 (27.12%) Cisco
3 46 (19.49%) Banking
4 45 (19.07%) Retail
5 44 (18.64%) Cisco Certification
6 41 (17.37%) VoIP
6 41 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (16.10%) Firewall
7 38 (16.10%) Java
8 34 (14.41%) ITIL
9 33 (13.98%) WAN
9 33 (13.98%) CCNP
10 32 (13.56%) HTML
11 30 (12.71%) Project Management
12 29 (12.29%) Windows
13 28 (11.86%) JavaScript
13 28 (11.86%) .NET
13 28 (11.86%) CCNA
14 27 (11.44%) LAN
14 27 (11.44%) Stakeholder Management
14 27 (11.44%) Project Planning
15 24 (10.17%) Linux
16 23 (9.75%) MS Excel
16 23 (9.75%) Avaya
16 23 (9.75%) Mitel
17 22 (9.32%) Marketing
17 22 (9.32%) SaaS
18 21 (8.90%) Enterprise Software
18 21 (8.90%) SQL Server
19 20 (8.47%) CSS

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the West 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (4.66%) WebSphere
2 10 (4.24%) JBoss
2 10 (4.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (4.24%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (2.12%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.27%) CMS
5 2 (0.85%) Apache
5 2 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.85%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.85%) nginx
5 2 (0.85%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (9.75%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.39%) MS Office
2 8 (3.39%) MS Project
3 5 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.42%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.42%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.32%) SaaS
2 3 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.85%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.42%) IaaS
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.42%) Office 365
4 1 (0.42%) PaaS
4 1 (0.42%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 41 (17.37%) VoIP
2 38 (16.10%) Firewall
3 33 (13.98%) WAN
4 27 (11.44%) LAN
5 17 (7.20%) SSL
6 16 (6.78%) Internet
7 13 (5.51%) TCP/IP
7 13 (5.51%) VPN
8 12 (5.08%) VLAN
9 11 (4.66%) MPLS
9 11 (4.66%) Network Security
10 10 (4.24%) PABX
10 10 (4.24%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (3.81%) OSPF
11 9 (3.81%) Wireless
12 8 (3.39%) BGP
12 8 (3.39%) Broadband
13 7 (2.97%) IPsec
13 7 (2.97%) SSH
13 7 (2.97%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.90%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.66%) Big Data
2 11 (4.66%) Relational Database
3 10 (4.24%) DB2
3 10 (4.24%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.69%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.27%) MySQL
6 2 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.85%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Moq
1 4 (1.69%) MSTest
1 4 (1.69%) NUnit
1 4 (1.69%) Rational Rose
1 4 (1.69%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.27%) gulp
2 3 (1.27%) Subversion
3 2 (0.85%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.85%) PhantomJS
3 2 (0.85%) webpack
General
1 69 (29.24%) Finance
2 46 (19.49%) Banking
3 45 (19.07%) Retail
4 22 (9.32%) Marketing
5 11 (4.66%) Retail Banking
6 10 (4.24%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.12%) Electronics
8 2 (0.85%) Automotive
8 2 (0.85%) Billing
8 2 (0.85%) Legal
9 1 (0.42%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (17.80%) Network Engineer
2 30 (12.71%) Developer
3 29 (12.29%) Architect
4 21 (8.90%) Project Manager
5 16 (6.78%) Analyst
6 15 (6.36%) .NET Developer
6 15 (6.36%) Consultant
6 15 (6.36%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (5.51%) HTML CSS Developer
7 13 (5.51%) HTML Developer
8 12 (5.08%) Product Manager
9 11 (4.66%) Voice Engineer
10 10 (4.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (4.24%) JavaScript Developer
10 10 (4.24%) Technical Consultant
10 10 (4.24%) Telecoms Engineer
11 9 (3.81%) Java Consultant
11 9 (3.81%) Lead Architect
11 9 (3.81%) Software Project Manager
12 8 (3.39%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (13.56%) HTML
2 28 (11.86%) .NET
3 20 (8.47%) CSS
4 12 (5.08%) ASP.NET
4 12 (5.08%) Java EE
4 12 (5.08%) XML
5 9 (3.81%) AngularJS
6 7 (2.97%) .NET Framework
6 7 (2.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (2.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (2.54%) HTML5
8 5 (2.12%) Entity Framework
9 4 (1.69%) Castle Windsor
9 4 (1.69%) Ninject
9 4 (1.69%) Spring.NET
9 4 (1.69%) Unity DI Container
9 4 (1.69%) WinForms
9 4 (1.69%) WPF
10 3 (1.27%) LAMP
10 3 (1.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.90%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (5.93%) Data Centre
3 9 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.97%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.12%) PMI
6 4 (1.69%) Handset
7 3 (1.27%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.27%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.27%) Internet of Things
7 3 (1.27%) IVR
7 3 (1.27%) Smart Home
7 3 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.42%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.42%) FMCG
9 1 (0.42%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.42%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.29%) Windows
2 24 (10.17%) Linux
3 10 (4.24%) Unix
4 4 (1.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (14.41%) ITIL
3 30 (12.71%) Project Management
4 27 (11.44%) Project Planning
4 27 (11.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (6.78%) Change Control
5 16 (6.78%) MVC
5 16 (6.78%) Presales
5 16 (6.78%) Service Delivery
5 16 (6.78%) Service Management
6 15 (6.36%) Configuration Management
7 13 (5.51%) Problem Management
7 13 (5.51%) Waterfall
8 12 (5.08%) E-Commerce
8 12 (5.08%) Programme Management
8 12 (5.08%) Prototyping
8 12 (5.08%) Time Management
9 11 (4.66%) ERP
9 11 (4.66%) PRINCE2
9 11 (4.66%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 38 (16.10%) Java
2 28 (11.86%) JavaScript
3 18 (7.63%) SQL
4 17 (7.20%) C#
5 11 (4.66%) Python
6 4 (1.69%) VB
6 4 (1.69%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.27%) C
7 3 (1.27%) PHP
8 2 (0.85%) Groovy
8 2 (0.85%) Scala
8 2 (0.85%) XPath
9 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (18.64%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (13.98%) CCNP
3 28 (11.86%) CCNA
4 8 (3.39%) CCIE
5 7 (2.97%) Degree
6 5 (2.12%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.69%) CCNP Voice
8 3 (1.27%) CCDA
8 3 (1.27%) CCDP
8 3 (1.27%) CCIP
8 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.85%) CISSP
9 2 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.85%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.42%) CISA
10 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.42%) MCP
10 1 (0.42%) MCSE
10 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.05%) SLA
2 4 (1.69%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.42%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 5 (2.12%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.12%) Docker
2 3 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.85%) Firmware
3 2 (0.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.42%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.42%) vSphere
4 1 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (1.27%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (1.27%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.85%) Ansible
2 2 (0.85%) SCCM
2 2 (0.85%) WSUS
3 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (27.12%) Cisco
2 23 (9.75%) Avaya
2 23 (9.75%) Mitel
3 16 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.78%) Oracle
4 8 (3.39%) Huawei
4 8 (3.39%) Remedy
5 6 (2.54%) LANDesk
5 6 (2.54%) ServiceNow
6 5 (2.12%) VMware
7 4 (1.69%) Aerohive Networks
7 4 (1.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 4 (1.69%) Casewise
7 4 (1.69%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.69%) Ciena
7 4 (1.69%) Fortinet
7 4 (1.69%) Meraki
7 4 (1.69%) Nokia
7 4 (1.69%) Palo Alto
7 4 (1.69%) Sourcefire
Birmingham
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Electro-comm
Posted: 11 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 30% shift allowance, Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 (plus competitive package)
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Bluetownonline
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
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West Bromwich, West Midlands
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Coventry, Warwickshire
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Solihull, West Midlands
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Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands
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Warwick, Warwickshire
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Nuneaton, Warwickshire
UK Consumer Panels
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Telford, Shropshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 3 days ago
Walsall, Staffordshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 3 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands
UK Consumer Panels
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Wolverhampton, Staffordshire
UK Consumer Panels
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Birmingham, Staffordshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 3 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 4 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
UK Consumer Panels
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Stourbridge, West Midlands
UK Consumer Panels
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Bridgnorth, Shropshire
UK Consumer Panels
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Brownhills, Staffordshire
UK Consumer Panels
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Redditch, Worcestershire
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