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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 59 83 53
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -30
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 214 150 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.98% 2.72% 4.48%
As % of the General category 11.08% 6.61% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 143 96 133
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
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
1932 2271 1782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.96% 41.14% 36.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1824 1458
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +43 90 £42,500 -10.52% 17
Solihull -2 40 £38,000 +2.01%
Warwickshire +21 35 £42,500 +25.00% 4
Coventry +6 22 £45,000 +25.00%
Worcestershire +3 8 £18,000 -48.57%
Staffordshire -12 7 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Walsall - 2 £46,250 -
West Bromwich - 1 £55,000 - 1
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 190 (49.61%) Finance
2 116 (30.29%) Retail
3 113 (29.50%) Security Cleared
4 102 (26.63%) Fujitsu
5 72 (18.80%) Windows
6 68 (17.75%) Microsoft
7 65 (16.97%) Cisco
8 62 (16.19%) Oracle
9 53 (13.84%) Business Intelligence
10 50 (13.05%) WAN
11 48 (12.53%) Degree
12 47 (12.27%) SC Cleared
12 47 (12.27%) Project Management
13 44 (11.49%) SQL
14 43 (11.23%) LAN
15 42 (10.97%) ITIL
16 41 (10.70%) MS Office
16 41 (10.70%) Firewall
17 38 (9.92%) MS Excel
18 37 (9.66%) PRINCE2
18 37 (9.66%) Banking
19 36 (9.40%) Oracle EBS
20 35 (9.14%) Internet
20 35 (9.14%) Hyperion
21 34 (8.88%) Windows 7
22 32 (8.36%) HTML
23 30 (7.83%) VPN
24 29 (7.57%) JavaScript
24 29 (7.57%) Essbase
25 28 (7.31%) Service Delivery

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 19 (4.96%) Oracle Workflow
2 16 (4.18%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.39%) WebLogic
4 7 (1.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (1.31%) Apache
5 5 (1.31%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.78%) CMS
7 3 (0.78%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.78%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (0.52%) IIS
8 2 (0.52%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.26%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.26%) Sonic ESB
9 1 (0.26%) Lync
9 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 41 (10.70%) MS Office
2 38 (9.92%) MS Excel
3 16 (4.18%) MS Project
4 5 (1.31%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.52%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.52%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.26%) Windchill
6 1 (0.26%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 36 (9.40%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (5.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (3.66%) Hyperion Planning
4 12 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (2.87%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (2.09%) HFM
6 8 (2.09%) Oracle iProcurement
7 6 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (13.05%) WAN
2 43 (11.23%) LAN
3 41 (10.70%) Firewall
4 35 (9.14%) Internet
5 30 (7.83%) VPN
6 21 (5.48%) TCP/IP
7 19 (4.96%) VoIP
8 17 (4.44%) Symposium
9 16 (4.18%) IP Telephony
9 16 (4.18%) Broadband
10 14 (3.66%) 4G
11 12 (3.13%) Wireless
11 12 (3.13%) ADSL
12 11 (2.87%) GPRS
12 11 (2.87%) MPLS
13 9 (2.35%) Network Security
14 8 (2.09%) TETRA
14 8 (2.09%) DWDM
14 8 (2.09%) PBX
14 8 (2.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.57%) Essbase
2 23 (6.01%) Oracle BI EE
3 17 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
4 16 (4.18%) SQL Server
4 16 (4.18%) Oracle Database
5 13 (3.39%) Oracle Exadata
5 13 (3.39%) Oracle Discoverer
5 13 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
5 13 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (2.35%) MySQL
7 9 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 8 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.57%) Hyperion Smart View
10 6 (1.57%) RavenDB
11 5 (1.31%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.04%) Oracle ODI
13 3 (0.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (3.92%) Visual Studio
2 13 (3.39%) ReSharper
3 11 (2.87%) Oracle Forms
4 10 (2.61%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.57%) Subversion
7 4 (1.04%) JIRA
7 4 (1.04%) Ant
8 2 (0.52%) NUnit
8 2 (0.52%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.26%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.26%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 190 (49.61%) Finance
2 116 (30.29%) Retail
3 37 (9.66%) Banking
4 25 (6.53%) Manufacturing
5 17 (4.44%) Marketing
6 15 (3.92%) Electronics
7 13 (3.39%) Legal
8 11 (2.87%) Billing
9 4 (1.04%) Automotive
10 3 (0.78%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.78%) Back Office
10 3 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.52%) Games
12 1 (0.26%) Advertising
12 1 (0.26%) Front Office
12 1 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (11.75%) Developer
2 43 (11.23%) Consultant
3 41 (10.70%) Analyst
4 27 (7.05%) Project Manager
4 27 (7.05%) Architect
5 23 (6.01%) Network Engineer
6 18 (4.70%) Hyperion Consultant
7 16 (4.18%) Oracle Consultant
8 14 (3.66%) Project Planner
9 13 (3.39%) Telecoms Analyst
10 12 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
11 11 (2.87%) Delivery Manager
11 11 (2.87%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (2.87%) Oracle Developer
11 11 (2.87%) .NET Developer
11 11 (2.87%) C# Developer
12 10 (2.61%) Service Desk Analyst
12 10 (2.61%) Service Analyst
13 9 (2.35%) DBA
13 9 (2.35%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (8.36%) HTML
2 27 (7.05%) .NET
3 25 (6.53%) CSS
4 22 (5.74%) jQuery
5 17 (4.44%) XML
6 13 (3.39%) Ajax
6 13 (3.39%) LINQ
7 11 (2.87%) JSON
8 9 (2.35%) Web Services
9 8 (2.09%) .NET Framework
9 8 (2.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 8 (2.09%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (1.83%) SOAP
11 6 (1.57%) Middleware
11 6 (1.57%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (1.57%) Backbone.js
12 5 (1.31%) HTML5
12 5 (1.31%) Grails
12 5 (1.31%) ASP.NET
12 5 (1.31%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (4.96%) Management Information System
2 15 (3.92%) Statistics
3 14 (3.66%) DTV
4 12 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 12 (3.13%) Data Integration
5 9 (2.35%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.57%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.57%) SecurID
6 6 (1.57%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.31%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.04%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (0.78%) Internet of Things
9 3 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.52%) RMADS
10 2 (0.52%) SCADA
10 2 (0.52%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.52%) PKI
10 2 (0.52%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 72 (18.80%) Windows
2 34 (8.88%) Windows 7
3 26 (6.79%) Linux
4 20 (5.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (3.39%) UNIX
7 8 (2.09%) CentOS
8 6 (1.57%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.04%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.04%) Android
10 2 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.52%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.26%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (13.84%) Business Intelligence
2 47 (12.27%) Project Management
3 42 (10.97%) ITIL
4 37 (9.66%) PRINCE2
5 28 (7.31%) Service Delivery
6 25 (6.53%) Configuration Management
7 24 (6.27%) Time Management
8 23 (6.01%) MVC
9 22 (5.74%) CRM
9 22 (5.74%) Service Management
10 20 (5.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (5.22%) Scrum
11 19 (4.96%) Workflow
11 19 (4.96%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (4.44%) Programme Management
12 17 (4.44%) ERP
13 16 (4.18%) Quality Management
13 16 (4.18%) Change Management
13 16 (4.18%) Data Management
13 16 (4.18%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 44 (11.49%) SQL
2 29 (7.57%) JavaScript
3 26 (6.79%) C#
4 13 (3.39%) Java
5 11 (2.87%) PL/SQL
6 9 (2.35%) VB
7 8 (2.09%) VBScript
7 8 (2.09%) PHP
7 8 (2.09%) PowerShell
8 6 (1.57%) C
9 5 (1.31%) Groovy
10 3 (0.78%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.78%) Python
10 3 (0.78%) PHP5
11 2 (0.52%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.52%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.52%) C++
11 2 (0.52%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 113 (29.50%) Security Cleared
2 48 (12.53%) Degree
3 47 (12.27%) SC Cleared
4 27 (7.05%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (4.70%) CCNA
7 17 (4.44%) CCNP
8 16 (4.18%) HND
9 9 (2.35%) HNC
9 9 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.78%) CCA
11 3 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.78%) MCP
11 3 (0.78%) MCSE
11 3 (0.78%) CCIE
11 3 (0.78%) CCDA
11 3 (0.78%) CCEE
11 3 (0.78%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.01%) SLA
2 7 (1.83%) QA
3 6 (1.57%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.52%) GPG13
5 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.26%) P3O
6 1 (0.26%) COBIT
6 1 (0.26%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 14 (3.66%) XenApp
2 13 (3.39%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.87%) XenDesktop
4 9 (2.35%) Active Directory
5 8 (2.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.78%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.52%) Snort
7 2 (0.52%) Squid
8 1 (0.26%) Xen
8 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (4.44%) SCCM
2 6 (1.57%) FortiGate
3 4 (1.04%) Netcool
4 3 (0.78%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.78%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (0.78%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 102 (26.63%) Fujitsu
2 68 (17.75%) Microsoft
3 65 (16.97%) Cisco
4 62 (16.19%) Oracle
5 35 (9.14%) Hyperion
6 20 (5.22%) Juniper
6 20 (5.22%) Citrix
7 17 (4.44%) SAP
7 17 (4.44%) Nortel
8 14 (3.66%) Avaya
9 13 (3.39%) AppSense
10 11 (2.87%) VMware
11 8 (2.09%) CheckPoint
12 7 (1.83%) BT
13 6 (1.57%) HP
13 6 (1.57%) Fortinet
14 5 (1.31%) IBM
15 4 (1.04%) Panasonic
15 4 (1.04%) Sencha
16 3 (0.78%) Informatica
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warwickshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + van
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: to £30k DOE + company car, phone, leptop
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Baskerville House, Birmingham
Legal Ombudsman
Salary: £ 46,3000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £52000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + OTE £80k - £100k plus car allowance
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £52000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + OTE £80k - £100k plus car allowance
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 15 days ago