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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 90 92 79
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 177 159 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.86% 2.95% 3.17%
As % of the General category 7.72% 8.59% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 158 121 79
Median salary £43,000 £47,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.47% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,800 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £81,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
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
2293 1850 1973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.07% 34.36% 39.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1721 1505 1606
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -25 62 £50,000 - 13
Warwickshire +3 23 £42,000 - 4
Coventry +20 22 £40,000 -9.60% 2
Solihull +15 14 £72,500 +52.63% 4
Worcestershire -4 11 £32,500 +47.72% 1
Shropshire -5 9 £22,500 +18.42% 3
Wolverhampton - 4 £40,000 -
West Bromwich -2 3 £65,000 +18.18%
Dudley - 3 £20,500 -
Staffordshire -5 2 £25,000 -52.38% 3
Herefordshire +2 1 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 123 (35.45%) Finance
2 86 (24.78%) Cisco
3 75 (21.61%) Microsoft
4 66 (19.02%) Cisco Certification
5 61 (17.58%) CCNA
5 61 (17.58%) WAN
5 61 (17.58%) Windows
6 59 (17.00%) Active Directory
7 53 (15.27%) MS Excel
8 52 (14.99%) Manufacturing
8 52 (14.99%) Banking
9 51 (14.70%) TCP/IP
10 50 (14.41%) VoIP
10 50 (14.41%) Project Management
11 46 (13.26%) Agile Software Development
12 45 (12.97%) CCNP
12 45 (12.97%) Juniper
13 44 (12.68%) Retail
13 44 (12.68%) Degree
14 40 (11.53%) LAN
15 39 (11.24%) Java
15 39 (11.24%) Data Centre
16 38 (10.95%) SQL
17 37 (10.66%) Avaya
17 37 (10.66%) Marketing
17 37 (10.66%) Network Design
18 36 (10.37%) MS Office
19 34 (9.80%) TOGAF
20 33 (9.51%) VMware
20 33 (9.51%) Wireless

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 19 (5.48%) Skype for Business
2 13 (3.75%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.59%) JBoss
4 8 (2.31%) Node.js
4 8 (2.31%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.31%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (2.02%) SAS
6 5 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.58%) CMS
8 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 53 (15.27%) MS Excel
2 36 (10.37%) MS Office
3 5 (1.44%) MS Project
4 4 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.86%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.29%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (6.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.15%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.86%) JDE World
4 3 (0.86%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.86%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.86%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.58%) Magento
6 1 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.03%) IaaS
1 14 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.44%) SaaS
3 4 (1.15%) PaaS
4 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.29%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 61 (17.58%) WAN
2 51 (14.70%) TCP/IP
3 50 (14.41%) VoIP
4 40 (11.53%) LAN
5 33 (9.51%) Wireless
6 21 (6.05%) BGP
7 20 (5.76%) MPLS
7 20 (5.76%) OSPF
7 20 (5.76%) VLAN
8 19 (5.48%) ATM
8 19 (5.48%) Ethernet
8 19 (5.48%) VPN
9 18 (5.19%) ADSL
10 17 (4.90%) 3G
10 17 (4.90%) DHCP
10 17 (4.90%) DNS
10 17 (4.90%) Packet Switching
10 17 (4.90%) RSVP
10 17 (4.90%) SDH
10 17 (4.90%) SONET
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.49%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.75%) NoSQL
3 8 (2.31%) DB2
3 8 (2.31%) RDBMS
3 8 (2.31%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.02%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (1.73%) Big Data
5 6 (1.73%) Data Mining
5 6 (1.73%) MySQL
5 6 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.86%) OLAP
8 3 (0.86%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (2.31%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.44%) Moq
2 5 (1.44%) MSTest
2 5 (1.44%) NUnit
2 5 (1.44%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (1.15%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.15%) Subversion
4 3 (0.86%) JUnit
5 1 (0.29%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 123 (35.45%) Finance
2 52 (14.99%) Banking
2 52 (14.99%) Manufacturing
3 44 (12.68%) Retail
4 37 (10.66%) Marketing
5 28 (8.07%) Electronics
6 8 (2.31%) Games
6 8 (2.31%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.15%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.15%) Automotive
8 3 (0.86%) Back Office
8 3 (0.86%) Legal
9 2 (0.58%) Law
9 2 (0.58%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.29%) Billing
10 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (16.71%) Analyst
2 47 (13.54%) Network Engineer
3 45 (12.97%) Architect
4 36 (10.37%) Developer
5 33 (9.51%) Project Manager
6 23 (6.63%) Support Engineer
7 22 (6.34%) Network Analyst
7 22 (6.34%) Support Analyst
8 21 (6.05%) Infrastructure Architect
9 19 (5.48%) Cisco Engineer
10 18 (5.19%) Design Engineer
11 17 (4.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 17 (4.90%) Ericsson Engineer
11 17 (4.90%) Implementation Engineer
12 13 (3.75%) Consultant
12 13 (3.75%) Senior Architect
12 13 (3.75%) Telecoms Engineer
13 12 (3.46%) Enterprise Architect
13 12 (3.46%) Java Developer
14 11 (3.17%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.78%) HTML
1 27 (7.78%) XML
2 20 (5.76%) Java EE
3 19 (5.48%) .NET
4 17 (4.90%) HTML5
5 16 (4.61%) Spring
6 15 (4.32%) REST
7 13 (3.75%) Spring MVC
8 12 (3.46%) JRuby
8 12 (3.46%) Spring Integration
9 11 (3.17%) AngularJS
10 10 (2.88%) CSS
11 9 (2.59%) Web Services
12 8 (2.31%) Apache Camel
12 8 (2.31%) React
13 7 (2.02%) jQuery
14 6 (1.73%) Middleware
15 5 (1.44%) Castle Windsor
15 5 (1.44%) Spring.NET
15 5 (1.44%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.24%) Data Centre
2 30 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (7.20%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.90%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (3.75%) CCTV
6 12 (3.46%) Life Science
7 10 (2.88%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (2.02%) IVR
8 7 (2.02%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.44%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (1.44%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.86%) EPoS
10 3 (0.86%) Fintech
10 3 (0.86%) iSeries
10 3 (0.86%) User Experience
10 3 (0.86%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.58%) Economics
11 2 (0.58%) Replication
11 2 (0.58%) RSA SecurID
12 1 (0.29%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 61 (17.58%) Windows
2 22 (6.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (6.05%) Windows Server
4 20 (5.76%) Linux
5 17 (4.90%) Windows XP
6 16 (4.61%) Windows 7
7 11 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (2.31%) Unix
9 4 (1.15%) VMS
10 1 (0.29%) Android
10 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.29%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (14.41%) Project Management
2 46 (13.26%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (10.66%) Network Design
4 34 (9.80%) TOGAF
5 32 (9.22%) ITIL
5 32 (9.22%) Programme Management
6 29 (8.36%) PRINCE2
7 27 (7.78%) Time Management
8 25 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (7.20%) Enterprise Architecture
9 22 (6.34%) Digital Marketing
10 20 (5.76%) TDD
11 19 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
11 19 (5.48%) Scrum
12 18 (5.19%) SOA
13 17 (4.90%) Kanban
13 17 (4.90%) Network Architecture
14 16 (4.61%) Logistics
15 15 (4.32%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (4.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 39 (11.24%) Java
2 38 (10.95%) SQL
3 22 (6.34%) C#
3 22 (6.34%) JavaScript
4 12 (3.46%) Groovy
4 12 (3.46%) Scala
5 11 (3.17%) C++
6 10 (2.88%) C
7 8 (2.31%) PHP
7 8 (2.31%) VBA
8 4 (1.15%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.86%) RPG
10 2 (0.58%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.58%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.29%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (19.02%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (17.58%) CCNA
3 45 (12.97%) CCNP
4 44 (12.68%) Degree
5 22 (6.34%) CCDA
5 22 (6.34%) CCDP
6 13 (3.75%) Security Cleared
7 12 (3.46%) HND
8 11 (3.17%) APMP
9 10 (2.88%) SC Cleared
10 6 (1.73%) PhD
11 5 (1.44%) ISTQB
12 4 (1.15%) CCIE
12 4 (1.15%) CCNP Voice
12 4 (1.15%) Chartered Engineer
12 4 (1.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 4 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.86%) ISEB
13 3 (0.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 2 (0.58%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.32%) SLA
2 7 (2.02%) QA
3 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 59 (17.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (6.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.31%) VMware Server
4 4 (1.15%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (0.86%) XenApp
6 2 (0.58%) vSphere
7 1 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (5.19%) SCCM
2 14 (4.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 10 (2.88%) Cisco UCCE
3 10 (2.88%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.58%) SCOM
5 2 (0.58%) WSUS
6 1 (0.29%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 86 (24.78%) Cisco
2 75 (21.61%) Microsoft
3 45 (12.97%) Juniper
4 37 (10.66%) Avaya
5 33 (9.51%) VMware
6 25 (7.20%) HP
7 22 (6.34%) IBM
7 22 (6.34%) SAP
8 21 (6.05%) Meraki
9 17 (4.90%) Ericsson
9 17 (4.90%) Redback
10 16 (4.61%) Oracle
11 10 (2.88%) Mitel
11 10 (2.88%) NEC
12 6 (1.73%) Panasonic
13 5 (1.44%) Adobe
13 5 (1.44%) Citrix
13 5 (1.44%) Dell
13 5 (1.44%) Siemens
14 4 (1.15%) BT
West Midlands
Volaris Exec
Salary: £11000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Focus Solutions Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, West Midlands, United Kingdom
First Utility
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Volaris Exec
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Searchability
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £56000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20k - 28k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £18k - 22k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton Coldfield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 7 days ago
Lichfield
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Shift Allowance, 10% Annual bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £17k per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Telford
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits and £5000 relocation package
Posted: 16 days ago
Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, pension
Posted: 18 days ago
Herefordshire
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Lichfield
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Shift Allowance, 10% Annual bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago