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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 71 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 190 160 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.49% 3.23% 3.78%
As % of the General category 10.93% 8.53% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 159 94 114
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,800 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,000 £60,000
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
1738 1875 1577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.91% 37.79% 33.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1464 1473 1306
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +31 85 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Warwickshire +1 28 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Worcestershire +32 24 £45,000 +80.00%
Coventry -13 16 £36,000 -15.29% 3
Solihull -28 11 £42,500 +53.15% 2
Staffordshire -1 8 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Shropshire -18 2 £18,000 -34.54% 1
Wednesbury - 2 - -
Herefordshire - 2 £55,000 -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 168 (39.25%) Finance
2 85 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (18.22%) Degree
4 76 (17.76%) Retail
5 74 (17.29%) Security Cleared
5 74 (17.29%) Windows
6 68 (15.89%) Banking
7 65 (15.19%) SQL
8 62 (14.49%) Microsoft
9 60 (14.02%) SQL Server
10 56 (13.08%) PRINCE2
10 56 (13.08%) C#
10 56 (13.08%) .NET
11 53 (12.38%) Cisco
12 52 (12.15%) HTML
13 50 (11.68%) Oracle
13 50 (11.68%) Scrum
14 49 (11.45%) JavaScript
15 48 (11.21%) MVC
15 48 (11.21%) Fujitsu
16 47 (10.98%) Firewall
17 46 (10.75%) jQuery
17 46 (10.75%) Visual Studio
18 44 (10.28%) Mentoring
18 44 (10.28%) TDD
19 43 (10.05%) Project Management
19 43 (10.05%) WAN
19 43 (10.05%) CSS
19 43 (10.05%) Ajax
19 43 (10.05%) JSON

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 21 (4.91%) WebLogic
2 13 (3.04%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.80%) MS Exchange
4 10 (2.34%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (1.64%) IIS
5 7 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.70%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.47%) CMS
9 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.23%) Lync
10 1 (0.23%) SAS
10 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 32 (7.48%) MS Office
2 30 (7.01%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.17%) MS Project
4 4 (0.93%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (8.64%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (6.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (1.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (1.40%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.93%) HFM
7 2 (0.47%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.47%) Agresso
7 2 (0.47%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.93%) SaaS
2 1 (0.23%) IaaS
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (10.98%) Firewall
2 43 (10.05%) WAN
3 42 (9.81%) LAN
4 39 (9.11%) Internet
5 31 (7.24%) VPN
6 25 (5.84%) TCP/IP
7 24 (5.61%) VoIP
8 21 (4.91%) Symposium
8 21 (4.91%) 4G
9 17 (3.97%) MPLS
10 16 (3.74%) Broadband
11 15 (3.50%) TETRA
12 13 (3.04%) ADSL
13 11 (2.57%) GPRS
13 11 (2.57%) OSPF
13 11 (2.57%) BGP
14 10 (2.34%) DNS
14 10 (2.34%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (2.34%) HTTP
15 8 (1.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (14.02%) SQL Server
2 38 (8.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 37 (8.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (8.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 33 (7.71%) Oracle BI EE
5 27 (6.31%) Essbase
6 24 (5.61%) Oracle Database
7 21 (4.91%) Oracle Exadata
7 21 (4.91%) Oracle Database 11g
7 21 (4.91%) Oracle Discoverer
7 21 (4.91%) Oracle Database 10g
8 11 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.87%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 6 (1.40%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (1.17%) Big Data
12 4 (0.93%) RavenDB
12 4 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.70%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.70%) MySQL
13 3 (0.70%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 46 (10.75%) Visual Studio
2 38 (8.88%) ReSharper
3 35 (8.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (2.57%) Git (software)
5 10 (2.34%) NUnit
6 8 (1.87%) MSTest
6 8 (1.87%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (1.87%) Moq
7 7 (1.64%) JIRA
7 7 (1.64%) Ant
8 4 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.47%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.23%) Hudson
10 1 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 168 (39.25%) Finance
2 76 (17.76%) Retail
3 68 (15.89%) Banking
4 20 (4.67%) Marketing
5 14 (3.27%) Billing
5 14 (3.27%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.87%) Electronics
7 6 (1.40%) Legal
8 2 (0.47%) Local Government
9 1 (0.23%) Games
9 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 65 (15.19%) Developer
2 64 (14.95%) Analyst
3 51 (11.92%) Project Manager
4 45 (10.51%) .NET Developer
5 40 (9.35%) Consultant
6 37 (8.64%) C# Developer
7 35 (8.18%) C# .NET Developer
8 34 (7.94%) Web Developer
8 34 (7.94%) .NET Web Developer
8 34 (7.94%) C# Web Developer
9 29 (6.78%) Architect
10 21 (4.91%) Network Engineer
11 18 (4.21%) DBA
12 16 (3.74%) Oracle DBA
12 16 (3.74%) Telecoms Analyst
13 13 (3.04%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
13 13 (3.04%) Junior
14 12 (2.80%) Business Analyst
14 12 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
14 12 (2.80%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (13.08%) .NET
2 52 (12.15%) HTML
3 46 (10.75%) jQuery
4 43 (10.05%) JSON
4 43 (10.05%) CSS
4 43 (10.05%) Ajax
5 38 (8.88%) LINQ
6 35 (8.18%) .NET Framework
7 34 (7.94%) KnockoutJS
7 34 (7.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 23 (5.37%) XML
9 13 (3.04%) Web Services
10 10 (2.34%) SOAP
10 10 (2.34%) WPF
11 8 (1.87%) Spring.NET
11 8 (1.87%) Castle Windsor
11 8 (1.87%) Ninject
11 8 (1.87%) WinForms
11 8 (1.87%) AngularJS
11 8 (1.87%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.04%) Mathematics
3 9 (2.10%) Mobile App
3 9 (2.10%) Statistics
4 8 (1.87%) DTV
4 8 (1.87%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (1.64%) User Experience
5 7 (1.64%) Credit Risk
6 6 (1.40%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.40%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.40%) Blackberry
7 4 (0.93%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.93%) PMI
8 2 (0.47%) NHS
8 2 (0.47%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.47%) SCADA
8 2 (0.47%) IVR
8 2 (0.47%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 74 (17.29%) Windows
2 27 (6.31%) Windows 7
3 26 (6.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (5.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (5.14%) Linux
6 17 (3.97%) UNIX
7 9 (2.10%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.64%) Windows 8
9 7 (1.64%) Android
10 4 (0.93%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.23%) SUSE
11 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (13.08%) PRINCE2
3 50 (11.68%) Scrum
4 48 (11.21%) MVC
5 44 (10.28%) TDD
5 44 (10.28%) Mentoring
6 43 (10.05%) Project Management
7 37 (8.64%) Business Intelligence
8 34 (7.94%) BDD
9 31 (7.24%) Responsive Web Design
10 30 (7.01%) ITIL
11 26 (6.07%) CRM
12 22 (5.14%) Resource Management
13 20 (4.67%) Time Management
13 20 (4.67%) Service Delivery
14 19 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
14 19 (4.44%) Coaching
14 19 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
15 17 (3.97%) People Management
15 17 (3.97%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (15.19%) SQL
2 56 (13.08%) C#
3 49 (11.45%) JavaScript
4 12 (2.80%) Java
5 7 (1.64%) VB
6 6 (1.40%) C
7 5 (1.17%) VBScript
8 4 (0.93%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.93%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.70%) Groovy
10 2 (0.47%) ActionScript 3.0
10 2 (0.47%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.47%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.47%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.47%) C++
11 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 78 (18.22%) Degree
2 74 (17.29%) Security Cleared
3 42 (9.81%) SC Cleared
4 33 (7.71%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (6.07%) CCNA
6 21 (4.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (4.67%) ISEB
8 17 (3.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 14 (3.27%) CCNP
9 14 (3.27%) PMI Certification
10 13 (3.04%) HND
11 10 (2.34%) PMP
12 8 (1.87%) MCSE
13 7 (1.64%) MCP
13 7 (1.64%) HNC
14 6 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (1.17%) APMP
16 3 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 3 (0.70%) CCDA
17 2 (0.47%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.24%) SLA
2 12 (2.80%) QA
3 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.47%) GPG13
3 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (4.91%) Oracle RMAN
1 21 (4.91%) Oracle RAC
2 17 (3.97%) Active Directory
3 12 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.87%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.40%) XenApp
6 4 (0.93%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.93%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.47%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.47%) Snort
7 2 (0.47%) Squid
7 2 (0.47%) vSphere
7 2 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.23%) SRDF
8 1 (0.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 10 (2.34%) SCCM
2 5 (1.17%) Netcool
2 5 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.93%) Nagios
3 4 (0.93%) EdgeSight
4 3 (0.70%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.47%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 62 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 53 (12.38%) Cisco
3 50 (11.68%) Oracle
4 48 (11.21%) Fujitsu
5 34 (7.94%) Hyperion
6 17 (3.97%) Nortel
6 17 (3.97%) Avaya
7 16 (3.74%) SAP
8 14 (3.27%) VMware
9 13 (3.04%) Citrix
10 12 (2.80%) Juniper
11 7 (1.64%) IBM
11 7 (1.64%) Informatica
11 7 (1.64%) HP
11 7 (1.64%) Sencha
12 6 (1.40%) CheckPoint
12 6 (1.40%) WatchGuard
12 6 (1.40%) ION Trading
13 4 (0.93%) AppSense
13 4 (0.93%) Symantec
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + OTE 100k - £120k plus car/allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
People Source
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + pension, health care, 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Vodafone
Posted: 5 days ago
Bilston, West Midlands (County)
Robert Half
Salary: £37500 per annum + Bonus and pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Legal Ombudsman
Salary: £31,960-£37,600
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
npower
Posted: 16 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Npower
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago