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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 116 104 75
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -29
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 117 124 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.12% 2.41% 3.64%
As % of the General category 5.82% 6.85% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 107 113 164
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
2010 1809 1833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.43% 35.17% 32.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1574 1501 1551
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,500 £60,000
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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -5 71 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Coventry -6 11 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Shropshire -6 8 £23,500 -27.69% 5
Warwickshire +7 6 £36,000 +10.76% 6
Staffordshire -1 3 £32,500 -4.41% 6
Worcestershire -10 3 £42,103 +46.44% 3
Wolverhampton +12 2 £51,750 +29.37% 1
Solihull -13 2 £45,000 - 5
Walsall - 2 £23,500 - 1
West Bromwich - 2 £25,000 - 1
Dudley +6 1 £27,500 +8.91% 1
Herefordshire - 1 £43,000 - 4
Brierley Hill - 1 £26,000 -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 80 (27.97%) Finance
2 77 (26.92%) Cisco
3 51 (17.83%) VoIP
4 48 (16.78%) Firewall
4 48 (16.78%) Banking
5 46 (16.08%) Project Management
6 40 (13.99%) Cisco Certification
6 40 (13.99%) HTML
6 40 (13.99%) Java
6 40 (13.99%) ITIL
7 39 (13.64%) MS Excel
7 39 (13.64%) Retail
8 38 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (13.29%) Windows
9 37 (12.94%) Linux
10 36 (12.59%) Microsoft
11 31 (10.84%) CCNP
11 31 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
11 31 (10.84%) SaaS
12 29 (10.14%) Marketing
12 29 (10.14%) WAN
13 28 (9.79%) CCNA
14 26 (9.09%) LAN
14 26 (9.09%) JavaScript
14 26 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
15 25 (8.74%) SQL Server
15 25 (8.74%) Manufacturing
16 24 (8.39%) Electronics
16 24 (8.39%) Oracle
17 22 (7.69%) SLA

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 (6.64%) WebSphere
2 15 (5.24%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (4.55%) JBoss
3 13 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 11 (3.85%) CMS
5 8 (2.80%) MS Exchange
6 7 (2.45%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.40%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.70%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 39 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.24%) MS Project
3 14 (4.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 13 (4.55%) MS Office
5 5 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (1.40%) MS Visio
7 3 (1.05%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.35%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.70%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.84%) SaaS
2 5 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.40%) IaaS
3 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.70%) Office 365
5 1 (0.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 51 (17.83%) VoIP
2 48 (16.78%) Firewall
3 29 (10.14%) WAN
4 26 (9.09%) LAN
5 20 (6.99%) SSL
6 19 (6.64%) Internet
7 18 (6.29%) TCP/IP
7 18 (6.29%) VPN
8 14 (4.90%) Wireless
9 13 (4.55%) Network Security
10 12 (4.20%) VLAN
11 11 (3.85%) MPLS
12 10 (3.50%) Ethernet
13 9 (3.15%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (3.15%) IOS XR
13 9 (3.15%) Unified Communications
14 8 (2.80%) Broadband
14 8 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (2.45%) IPsec
15 7 (2.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.74%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.24%) Relational Database
3 13 (4.55%) DB2
3 13 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 11 (3.85%) Big Data
4 11 (3.85%) MySQL
5 5 (1.75%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.35%) Cognos Transformer
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (4.90%) Subversion
2 11 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.75%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.35%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.35%) Rational Rose
General
1 80 (27.97%) Finance
2 48 (16.78%) Banking
3 39 (13.64%) Retail
4 29 (10.14%) Marketing
5 25 (8.74%) Manufacturing
6 24 (8.39%) Electronics
7 13 (4.55%) Retail Banking
8 9 (3.15%) Billing
9 4 (1.40%) Automotive
10 3 (1.05%) Legal
11 1 (0.35%) Back Office
11 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (13.99%) Network Engineer
2 32 (11.19%) Architect
3 27 (9.44%) Project Manager
4 25 (8.74%) Developer
5 18 (6.29%) Consultant
6 16 (5.59%) Telecoms Engineer
7 15 (5.24%) HTML CSS Developer
7 15 (5.24%) HTML Developer
7 15 (5.24%) JavaScript Developer
8 14 (4.90%) Analyst
8 14 (4.90%) Product Manager
8 14 (4.90%) Technical Consultant
9 13 (4.55%) Lead Network Engineer
9 13 (4.55%) Software Project Manager
10 12 (4.20%) Java Consultant
11 11 (3.85%) LAMP Developer
11 11 (3.85%) MySQL Developer
11 11 (3.85%) PHP Developer
11 11 (3.85%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 11 (3.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (13.99%) HTML
2 21 (7.34%) .NET
3 20 (6.99%) CSS
4 19 (6.64%) HTML5
4 19 (6.64%) XML
5 18 (6.29%) Java EE
6 14 (4.90%) jQuery
7 11 (3.85%) LAMP
8 8 (2.80%) AngularJS
9 6 (2.10%) ASP.NET
10 5 (1.75%) Apache Camel
10 5 (1.75%) JRuby
10 5 (1.75%) Node.js
10 5 (1.75%) React
10 5 (1.75%) REST
10 5 (1.75%) Spring
10 5 (1.75%) Spring Integration
10 5 (1.75%) Spring MVC
11 4 (1.40%) .NET Framework
11 4 (1.40%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (4.90%) Data Centre
3 10 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.45%) iPad
5 6 (2.10%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.75%) PMI
7 4 (1.40%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.40%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.05%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.05%) FMCG
8 3 (1.05%) Smart Home
8 3 (1.05%) User Experience
9 2 (0.70%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.35%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.35%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.35%) IVR
10 1 (0.35%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.35%) Physics
10 1 (0.35%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (13.29%) Windows
2 37 (12.94%) Linux
3 13 (4.55%) Unix
4 11 (3.85%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.05%) Android
8 2 (0.70%) Debian
8 2 (0.70%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (16.08%) Project Management
2 40 (13.99%) ITIL
3 38 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (6.29%) PRINCE2
5 18 (6.29%) Product Management
6 17 (5.94%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (5.94%) Project Planning
7 16 (5.59%) E-Commerce
7 16 (5.59%) Programme Management
8 15 (5.24%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (5.24%) High Availability
8 15 (5.24%) Presales
8 15 (5.24%) Time Management
9 14 (4.90%) Business Forecasting
9 14 (4.90%) ITIL V3
9 14 (4.90%) Planning and Forecasting
9 14 (4.90%) Service Management
10 13 (4.55%) Risk Management
10 13 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 40 (13.99%) Java
2 26 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 21 (7.34%) SQL
4 15 (5.24%) PHP
5 11 (3.85%) Python
6 9 (3.15%) C#
7 5 (1.75%) Groovy
7 5 (1.75%) Scala
8 1 (0.35%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 40 (13.99%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (10.84%) CCNP
3 28 (9.79%) CCNA
4 15 (5.24%) CCIE
5 11 (3.85%) CCNP Voice
6 10 (3.50%) Degree
7 5 (1.75%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.05%) CCDA
8 3 (1.05%) CCDP
8 3 (1.05%) CCIP
8 3 (1.05%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.70%) CISSP
9 2 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.70%) MCSA
9 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.70%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.35%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.35%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.69%) SLA
2 4 (1.40%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.40%) QA
3 3 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) COBIT
4 1 (0.35%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 15 (5.24%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.15%) Firmware
3 8 (2.80%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.70%) Docker
4 2 (0.70%) OpenSIPS
5 1 (0.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.35%) vSphere
5 1 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (2.10%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (2.10%) SCCM
2 4 (1.40%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (1.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (0.70%) Ansible
3 2 (0.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 77 (26.92%) Cisco
2 36 (12.59%) Microsoft
3 24 (8.39%) Oracle
4 14 (4.90%) Adobe
5 10 (3.50%) CheckPoint
5 10 (3.50%) Mitel
5 10 (3.50%) SonicWALL
5 10 (3.50%) VMware
6 9 (3.15%) SAP
7 8 (2.80%) Huawei
8 6 (2.10%) Avaya
8 6 (2.10%) IBM
8 6 (2.10%) Juniper
8 6 (2.10%) Remedy
9 5 (1.75%) Intel Security
10 4 (1.40%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 4 (1.40%) BT
10 4 (1.40%) Fortinet
10 4 (1.40%) Nokia
10 4 (1.40%) Sourcefire
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