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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 54 80 58
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -22
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 240 159 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.33% 2.92% 3.88%
As % of the General category 12.21% 7.08% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 168 97 115
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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 West Midlands region.

General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1965 2245 1745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.44% 41.19% 35.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1584 1812 1419
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,400 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +55 104 £42,500 -15.00% 12
Solihull +2 41 £38,000 +1.33%
Warwickshire +15 39 £57,500 +69.11% 3
Coventry -4 23 £44,000 +10.00% 1
Worcestershire +3 11 £18,000 -48.57%
Staffordshire -15 8 £26,500 -33.75% 2
Walsall -1 2 £46,250 +15.62%
Shropshire -10 2 £20,000 -50.00% 2
West Bromwich - 1 £55,000 - 1
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 195 (48.63%) Finance
2 119 (29.68%) Retail
3 113 (28.18%) Security Cleared
4 104 (25.94%) Fujitsu
5 76 (18.95%) Windows
6 71 (17.71%) Microsoft
7 70 (17.46%) Oracle
8 61 (15.21%) Cisco
9 57 (14.21%) Agile Software Development
10 56 (13.97%) WAN
11 55 (13.72%) Business Intelligence
12 53 (13.22%) SQL
13 51 (12.72%) SC Cleared
14 48 (11.97%) LAN
15 47 (11.72%) Degree
16 46 (11.47%) Project Management
17 44 (10.97%) Oracle EBS
17 44 (10.97%) Hyperion
18 43 (10.72%) Banking
19 40 (9.98%) ITIL
20 39 (9.73%) MS Office
20 39 (9.73%) Firewall
21 37 (9.23%) Internet
21 37 (9.23%) PRINCE2
22 36 (8.98%) MS Excel
22 36 (8.98%) HTML
22 36 (8.98%) Essbase
23 35 (8.73%) Windows 7
24 33 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
25 32 (7.98%) JavaScript

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 20 (4.99%) Oracle Workflow
2 19 (4.74%) WebLogic
3 16 (3.99%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.25%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.00%) Apache
7 3 (0.75%) CMS
7 3 (0.75%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.75%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (0.75%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.50%) IIS
8 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.25%) Lync
9 1 (0.25%) Sonic ESB
9 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.25%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.25%) SAS
Applications
1 39 (9.73%) MS Office
2 36 (8.98%) MS Excel
3 14 (3.49%) MS Project
4 5 (1.25%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.50%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 44 (10.97%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (7.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (3.74%) Hyperion Planning
4 11 (2.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 10 (2.49%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (2.49%) Oracle iProcurement
6 8 (2.00%) HFM
7 7 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (13.97%) WAN
2 48 (11.97%) LAN
3 39 (9.73%) Firewall
4 37 (9.23%) Internet
5 31 (7.73%) VPN
6 21 (5.24%) TCP/IP
7 20 (4.99%) VoIP
8 18 (4.49%) Symposium
9 16 (3.99%) IP Telephony
10 15 (3.74%) ADSL
11 14 (3.49%) 4G
11 14 (3.49%) MPLS
12 12 (2.99%) Wireless
13 11 (2.74%) Broadband
13 11 (2.74%) GPRS
14 9 (2.24%) Network Security
14 9 (2.24%) PBX
15 8 (2.00%) SSL
15 8 (2.00%) TETRA
15 8 (2.00%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (8.98%) Essbase
2 31 (7.73%) Oracle BI EE
3 22 (5.49%) Oracle Database
4 21 (5.24%) SQL Server
5 19 (4.74%) Oracle Database 11g
5 19 (4.74%) Oracle Discoverer
5 19 (4.74%) Oracle Database 10g
5 19 (4.74%) Oracle Exadata
6 16 (3.99%) Oracle Reports
7 14 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (2.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 9 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (2.24%) MySQL
11 6 (1.50%) RavenDB
11 6 (1.50%) Hyperion Smart View
12 5 (1.25%) Oracle ODI
12 5 (1.25%) Big Data
12 5 (1.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (4.99%) Visual Studio
2 17 (4.24%) ReSharper
3 11 (2.74%) Git (software)
3 11 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (2.49%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (1.50%) Subversion
6 5 (1.25%) JIRA
6 5 (1.25%) Ant
7 2 (0.50%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.50%) NUnit
7 2 (0.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.25%) Hudson
8 1 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.25%) ClearCase
General
1 195 (48.63%) Finance
2 119 (29.68%) Retail
3 43 (10.72%) Banking
4 22 (5.49%) Manufacturing
5 16 (3.99%) Marketing
6 14 (3.49%) Electronics
7 12 (2.99%) Billing
8 10 (2.49%) Legal
9 3 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.75%) Back Office
9 3 (0.75%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.75%) Automotive
10 2 (0.50%) Games
11 1 (0.25%) Front Office
11 1 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 48 (11.97%) Analyst
2 47 (11.72%) Developer
2 47 (11.72%) Consultant
3 30 (7.48%) Architect
4 29 (7.23%) Project Manager
5 25 (6.23%) Network Engineer
6 21 (5.24%) Hyperion Consultant
7 20 (4.99%) Oracle Consultant
8 15 (3.74%) .NET Developer
8 15 (3.74%) Telecoms Analyst
9 14 (3.49%) DBA
9 14 (3.49%) C# Developer
9 14 (3.49%) Oracle DBA
10 13 (3.24%) Web Developer
11 12 (2.99%) Project Planner
11 12 (2.99%) Senior Manager
11 12 (2.99%) Service Analyst
11 12 (2.99%) Service Desk Analyst
11 12 (2.99%) Infrastructure Manager
11 12 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (8.98%) HTML
2 30 (7.48%) .NET
3 27 (6.73%) jQuery
4 26 (6.48%) CSS
5 21 (5.24%) XML
6 19 (4.74%) Ajax
7 17 (4.24%) LINQ
7 17 (4.24%) JSON
8 12 (2.99%) .NET Framework
9 11 (2.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 11 (2.74%) KnockoutJS
9 11 (2.74%) Web Services
10 8 (2.00%) SOAP
10 8 (2.00%) Middleware
11 6 (1.50%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (1.50%) Backbone.js
12 5 (1.25%) AngularJS
12 5 (1.25%) PhoneGap
12 5 (1.25%) HTML5
12 5 (1.25%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.74%) Statistics
2 15 (3.74%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.49%) Mathematics
4 13 (3.24%) Data Integration
5 12 (2.99%) DTV
6 9 (2.24%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.24%) User Experience
7 6 (1.50%) Blackberry
7 6 (1.50%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.50%) SecurID
8 5 (1.25%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.75%) Internet of Things
9 3 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.75%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.50%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.50%) Handset
10 2 (0.50%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 76 (18.95%) Windows
2 35 (8.73%) Windows 7
3 31 (7.73%) Linux
4 22 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (4.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (4.24%) UNIX
7 7 (1.75%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.75%) CentOS
8 5 (1.25%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.25%) Android
9 2 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.25%) SUSE
10 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (14.21%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (13.72%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (11.47%) Project Management
4 40 (9.98%) ITIL
5 37 (9.23%) PRINCE2
6 30 (7.48%) Mentoring
7 29 (7.23%) MVC
8 27 (6.73%) Service Delivery
8 27 (6.73%) CRM
9 24 (5.99%) Scrum
9 24 (5.99%) Time Management
10 22 (5.49%) Service Management
11 20 (4.99%) Workflow
11 20 (4.99%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (4.99%) Configuration Management
12 18 (4.49%) Network Monitoring
12 18 (4.49%) Data Management
13 15 (3.74%) ERP
13 15 (3.74%) Quality Management
13 15 (3.74%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 53 (13.22%) SQL
2 32 (7.98%) JavaScript
3 30 (7.48%) C#
4 13 (3.24%) Java
5 10 (2.49%) PL/SQL
6 9 (2.24%) VB
7 8 (2.00%) VBScript
7 8 (2.00%) PowerShell
8 7 (1.75%) C
8 7 (1.75%) PHP
9 5 (1.25%) Groovy
10 3 (0.75%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.75%) PHP5
10 3 (0.75%) Python
11 2 (0.50%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.50%) C++
11 2 (0.50%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.50%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 113 (28.18%) Security Cleared
2 51 (12.72%) SC Cleared
3 47 (11.72%) Degree
4 31 (7.73%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (5.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (5.24%) CCNA
7 19 (4.74%) CCNP
8 16 (3.99%) HND
9 9 (2.24%) HNC
9 9 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.75%) ISEB
12 3 (0.75%) CCDA
12 3 (0.75%) MCSE
12 3 (0.75%) MCP
13 2 (0.50%) CCA
13 2 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.23%) SLA
2 7 (1.75%) QA
3 6 (1.50%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.50%) GPG13
6 1 (0.25%) COBIT
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 19 (4.74%) Oracle RAC
1 19 (4.74%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (3.49%) XenApp
3 10 (2.49%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.49%) XenDesktop
3 10 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.75%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.50%) Squid
7 2 (0.50%) Snort
8 1 (0.25%) vSphere
8 1 (0.25%) XenServer
8 1 (0.25%) SRDF
8 1 (0.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.25%) Xen
8 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (3.99%) SCCM
2 6 (1.50%) FortiGate
3 4 (1.00%) Netcool
3 4 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.75%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.75%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (0.50%) SCOM
6 1 (0.25%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 104 (25.94%) Fujitsu
2 71 (17.71%) Microsoft
3 70 (17.46%) Oracle
4 61 (15.21%) Cisco
5 44 (10.97%) Hyperion
6 22 (5.49%) Citrix
7 20 (4.99%) Juniper
8 19 (4.74%) Nortel
9 17 (4.24%) SAP
10 15 (3.74%) Avaya
11 12 (2.99%) AppSense
12 10 (2.49%) VMware
13 8 (2.00%) CheckPoint
13 8 (2.00%) HP
14 7 (1.75%) IBM
15 6 (1.50%) Fortinet
16 5 (1.25%) Sencha
16 5 (1.25%) BT
17 4 (1.00%) Red Hat
17 4 (1.00%) Panasonic
Rugby
Experian
Salary: £Competitve + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Experian
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Pension & Health
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum - Grade 7
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + OTE £160k
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + plus 50%commission and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Shrewsbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £29000.00 per annum + 50% commission and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Shropshire
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Lichfield
Churchill Frank
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Wolverhampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £52000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + £500 per month car allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Warwickshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + van
Posted: 25 days ago