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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 83 100 69
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -31
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 176 150 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.03% 2.61% 3.74%
As % of the General category 7.68% 7.05% 10.35%
Number of salaries quoted 170 122 132
Median salary £43,000 £39,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.25% -6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £44,261 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.84% -1.64%
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
2292 2128 1962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 39.44% 37.07% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1737 1616 1568
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £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 24 August 2016.

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 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +1 85 £45,000 -18.18% 13
Shropshire +11 23 £37,500 +97.36% 2
Solihull +16 16 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Coventry -4 16 £43,500 +8.75% 2
Walsall +9 7 £37,950 +35.53%
Worcestershire +17 6 £45,000 +20.00%
Warwickshire -2 6 £33,500 +16.52% 3
Staffordshire -4 6 £45,000 -30.23%
Dudley -2 4 £22,750 -18.75%
West Bromwich +2 2 £33,500 -10.66%
Herefordshire - 2 £30,000 -
Halesowen +4 1 £40,000 +42.85%
Wolverhampton +2 1 £34,500 +2.98% 1
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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.

1 111 (32.55%) Finance
2 82 (24.05%) Cisco
3 70 (20.53%) VoIP
4 56 (16.42%) HTML
5 52 (15.25%) Manufacturing
6 50 (14.66%) Microsoft
7 49 (14.37%) Cisco Certification
8 48 (14.08%) Electronics
9 47 (13.78%) Project Management
9 47 (13.78%) CCNA
9 47 (13.78%) ITIL
9 47 (13.78%) MS Excel
10 43 (12.61%) JavaScript
10 43 (12.61%) Banking
11 41 (12.02%) Linux
11 41 (12.02%) WAN
12 40 (11.73%) Marketing
12 40 (11.73%) HTML5
13 38 (11.14%) Firewall
14 37 (10.85%) CCNP
14 37 (10.85%) Business Intelligence
14 37 (10.85%) TOGAF
15 36 (10.56%) Degree
15 36 (10.56%) Windows
15 36 (10.56%) CSS
16 34 (9.97%) PHP
16 34 (9.97%) Active Directory
17 33 (9.68%) Java
17 33 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
18 32 (9.38%) Retail

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 20 (5.87%) CMS
2 16 (4.69%) WebSphere
3 15 (4.40%) MS Exchange
3 15 (4.40%) Skype for Business
4 12 (3.52%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (2.93%) JBoss
6 3 (0.88%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.59%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.29%) SAS
8 1 (0.29%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 47 (13.78%) MS Excel
2 29 (8.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 17 (4.99%) MS Office
4 14 (4.11%) MS Project
5 9 (2.64%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.29%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.29%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 12 (3.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.59%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (0.59%) JDE World
3 2 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.29%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.40%) IaaS
1 15 (4.40%) SaaS
2 14 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.59%) GitHub
4 2 (0.59%) Office 365
4 2 (0.59%) Yammer
5 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (20.53%) VoIP
2 41 (12.02%) WAN
3 38 (11.14%) Firewall
4 28 (8.21%) LAN
5 24 (7.04%) Wireless
6 23 (6.74%) TCP/IP
7 18 (5.28%) VLAN
8 16 (4.69%) MPLS
9 15 (4.40%) Ethernet
10 14 (4.11%) ADSL
10 14 (4.11%) VPN
11 12 (3.52%) Network Security
11 12 (3.52%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (3.23%) Unified Communications
13 10 (2.93%) Cisco IOS
13 10 (2.93%) IOS XR
13 10 (2.93%) SSL
14 9 (2.64%) ATM
14 9 (2.64%) BGP
14 9 (2.64%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.74%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.87%) MySQL
3 12 (3.52%) Relational Database
4 10 (2.93%) DB2
4 10 (2.93%) RDBMS
5 9 (2.64%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.76%) Big Data
7 5 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.88%) OLAP
8 3 (0.88%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.29%) Cognos Transformer
10 1 (0.29%) DataStage
10 1 (0.29%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (8.50%) Subversion
2 20 (5.87%) Git (software)
3 9 (2.64%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.59%) gulp
4 2 (0.59%) webpack
5 1 (0.29%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
General
1 111 (32.55%) Finance
2 52 (15.25%) Manufacturing
3 48 (14.08%) Electronics
4 43 (12.61%) Banking
5 40 (11.73%) Marketing
6 32 (9.38%) Retail
7 12 (3.52%) Billing
8 10 (2.93%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.88%) Legal
10 2 (0.59%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.59%) Automotive
10 2 (0.59%) Back Office
10 2 (0.59%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (13.49%) Developer
1 46 (13.49%) Network Engineer
2 45 (13.20%) Architect
3 30 (8.80%) Project Manager
4 29 (8.50%) HTML CSS Developer
4 29 (8.50%) HTML Developer
4 29 (8.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 26 (7.62%) Infrastructure Architect
6 22 (6.45%) Analyst
7 20 (5.87%) LAMP Developer
7 20 (5.87%) MySQL Developer
7 20 (5.87%) PHP Developer
7 20 (5.87%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 20 (5.87%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 16 (4.69%) Product Manager
8 16 (4.69%) Senior Architect
8 16 (4.69%) Telecoms Engineer
9 15 (4.40%) Consultant
10 14 (4.11%) Design Engineer
10 14 (4.11%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (16.42%) HTML
2 40 (11.73%) HTML5
3 36 (10.56%) CSS
4 32 (9.38%) jQuery
5 23 (6.74%) XML
6 20 (5.87%) LAMP
7 19 (5.57%) Java EE
8 15 (4.40%) .NET
9 11 (3.23%) AngularJS
9 11 (3.23%) Node.js
10 9 (2.64%) Apache Camel
10 9 (2.64%) JRuby
10 9 (2.64%) React
10 9 (2.64%) REST
10 9 (2.64%) Spring
10 9 (2.64%) Spring Integration
10 9 (2.64%) Spring MVC
11 3 (0.88%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (0.59%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 25 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.28%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (4.40%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.52%) User Experience
6 11 (3.23%) CCTV
6 11 (3.23%) iPad
7 8 (2.35%) IVR
8 7 (2.05%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.88%) EPoS
10 3 (0.88%) Fintech
10 3 (0.88%) FMCG
10 3 (0.88%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.88%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.88%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.59%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.59%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.59%) iSeries
12 1 (0.29%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 41 (12.02%) Linux
2 36 (10.56%) Windows
3 11 (3.23%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.93%) Unix
5 8 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.88%) Android
7 3 (0.88%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.59%) Debian
8 2 (0.59%) VMS
8 2 (0.59%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (13.78%) ITIL
1 47 (13.78%) Project Management
2 37 (10.85%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (10.85%) TOGAF
3 33 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (7.92%) E-Commerce
5 26 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (7.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 24 (7.04%) Programme Management
8 23 (6.74%) PRINCE2
9 22 (6.45%) OO
10 20 (5.87%) Content Management
10 20 (5.87%) Database Optimisation
10 20 (5.87%) Information Security
10 20 (5.87%) OOP
11 19 (5.57%) Product Management
11 19 (5.57%) Scrum
12 18 (5.28%) Network Design
13 17 (4.99%) SOA
14 16 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 43 (12.61%) JavaScript
2 34 (9.97%) PHP
3 33 (9.68%) Java
4 28 (8.21%) SQL
5 13 (3.81%) C#
6 9 (2.64%) Groovy
6 9 (2.64%) Scala
7 5 (1.47%) C++
8 4 (1.17%) C
9 2 (0.59%) ES6
9 2 (0.59%) RPG
10 1 (0.29%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.29%) VB
10 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 49 (14.37%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (13.78%) CCNA
3 37 (10.85%) CCNP
4 36 (10.56%) Degree
5 13 (3.81%) CCIE
5 13 (3.81%) CCNP Voice
6 11 (3.23%) Security Cleared
7 9 (2.64%) CCDA
7 9 (2.64%) CCDP
8 8 (2.35%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.76%) PhD
10 3 (0.88%) APMP
10 3 (0.88%) Chartered Engineer
10 3 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.88%) MCSA
10 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.87%) SLA
2 4 (1.17%) QA
3 2 (0.59%) COBIT
4 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 34 (9.97%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.35%) Firmware
4 7 (2.05%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.59%) OpenSIPS
5 2 (0.59%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (4.40%) SCCM
2 14 (4.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 12 (3.52%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (2.05%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (0.88%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (0.59%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.29%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.29%) TIBCO Hawk
7 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 1 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 82 (24.05%) Cisco
2 50 (14.66%) Microsoft
3 29 (8.50%) Adobe
4 23 (6.74%) Juniper
5 18 (5.28%) Oracle
6 16 (4.69%) IBM
7 15 (4.40%) Avaya
7 15 (4.40%) HP
7 15 (4.40%) SAP
7 15 (4.40%) VMware
8 13 (3.81%) SonicWALL
9 11 (3.23%) Mitel
10 10 (2.93%) BT
10 10 (2.93%) NEC
11 9 (2.64%) Meraki
12 8 (2.35%) Dell
12 8 (2.35%) Panasonic
13 7 (2.05%) Ericsson
13 7 (2.05%) Redback
14 6 (1.76%) CheckPoint
Telford
IQ Telecom
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham
Provide Consulting Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £18000.00 to £22000.00 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 PA
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
IQ Telecom
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Health, Pension + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Company Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
CGI IT UK
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Atos
Salary: Pension, Healthcare, Dental, Parking
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago