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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 91 86 81
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 172 158 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.82% 2.93% 3.13%
As % of the General category 7.44% 8.18% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 155 113 83
Median salary £42,750 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £64,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +6.14%
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
2312 1931 2164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.86% 35.76% 40.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1724 1528 1766
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +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 £65,000
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 30 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 30 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 -24 55 £48,750 -2.50% 9
Warwickshire +5 20 £42,000 -1.17% 3
Solihull +19 19 £72,500 +107.14% 6
Coventry +9 19 £40,000 - 4
Shropshire -5 14 £32,500 +71.05% 2
Worcestershire +2 10 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Dudley - 5 £20,500 -
West Bromwich -4 3 £63,000 +14.54%
Staffordshire -30 2 £25,000 -52.38% 3
Walsall -9 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £40,000 -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 133 (35.85%) Finance
2 89 (23.99%) Cisco
3 77 (20.75%) Microsoft
4 67 (18.06%) Cisco Certification
5 66 (17.79%) Windows
6 64 (17.25%) WAN
6 64 (17.25%) Manufacturing
7 62 (16.71%) CCNA
8 59 (15.90%) Active Directory
9 57 (15.36%) MS Excel
10 56 (15.09%) Banking
11 55 (14.82%) VoIP
12 52 (14.02%) TCP/IP
12 52 (14.02%) Project Management
13 49 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
14 46 (12.40%) Retail
14 46 (12.40%) Data Centre
15 44 (11.86%) Marketing
16 43 (11.59%) Degree
16 43 (11.59%) CCNP
17 42 (11.32%) Juniper
18 41 (11.05%) LAN
18 41 (11.05%) TOGAF
19 40 (10.78%) Java
20 38 (10.24%) HTML
21 37 (9.97%) Electronics
21 37 (9.97%) Network Design
22 36 (9.70%) Wireless
22 36 (9.70%) Programme Management
22 36 (9.70%) SQL

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 (5.12%) Skype for Business
2 12 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.96%) Node.js
4 10 (2.70%) JBoss
5 9 (2.43%) WebSphere
5 9 (2.43%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (1.89%) CMS
7 4 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.08%) SAS
8 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.54%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 57 (15.36%) MS Excel
2 35 (9.43%) MS Office
3 12 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (1.62%) Photoshop
5 5 (1.35%) MS Project
6 2 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.27%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 23 (6.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.81%) JDE World
4 3 (0.81%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.81%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.54%) Magento
5 2 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.04%) IaaS
2 14 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.16%) SaaS
4 5 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.08%) PaaS
6 2 (0.54%) GitHub
7 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 64 (17.25%) WAN
2 55 (14.82%) VoIP
3 52 (14.02%) TCP/IP
4 41 (11.05%) LAN
5 36 (9.70%) Wireless
6 21 (5.66%) MPLS
6 21 (5.66%) VLAN
7 19 (5.12%) ADSL
7 19 (5.12%) ATM
7 19 (5.12%) BGP
7 19 (5.12%) Ethernet
7 19 (5.12%) OSPF
7 19 (5.12%) VPN
8 18 (4.85%) DNS
9 17 (4.58%) 3G
9 17 (4.58%) DHCP
9 17 (4.58%) Packet Switching
9 17 (4.58%) RSVP
9 17 (4.58%) SDH
9 17 (4.58%) SONET
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.74%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.77%) NoSQL
3 11 (2.96%) MySQL
4 9 (2.43%) DB2
4 9 (2.43%) RDBMS
4 9 (2.43%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (1.62%) Big Data
7 4 (1.08%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.81%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.81%) OLAP
8 3 (0.81%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (3.23%) Subversion
2 9 (2.43%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.43%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.35%) Moq
3 5 (1.35%) MSTest
3 5 (1.35%) NUnit
3 5 (1.35%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (0.54%) gulp
4 2 (0.54%) JUnit
4 2 (0.54%) webpack
5 1 (0.27%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 133 (35.85%) Finance
2 64 (17.25%) Manufacturing
3 56 (15.09%) Banking
4 46 (12.40%) Retail
5 44 (11.86%) Marketing
6 37 (9.97%) Electronics
7 9 (2.43%) Retail Banking
8 8 (2.16%) Games
9 3 (0.81%) Back Office
9 3 (0.81%) Billing
9 3 (0.81%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.54%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.54%) Automotive
10 2 (0.54%) Law
10 2 (0.54%) Legal
11 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (15.09%) Analyst
2 51 (13.75%) Architect
3 49 (13.21%) Network Engineer
4 45 (12.13%) Developer
5 38 (10.24%) Project Manager
6 26 (7.01%) Infrastructure Architect
7 24 (6.47%) Support Engineer
8 23 (6.20%) Network Analyst
8 23 (6.20%) Support Analyst
9 20 (5.39%) Cisco Engineer
10 18 (4.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 18 (4.85%) Design Engineer
11 17 (4.58%) Ericsson Engineer
11 17 (4.58%) Implementation Engineer
11 17 (4.58%) Senior Architect
12 14 (3.77%) Consultant
13 13 (3.50%) Enterprise Architect
13 13 (3.50%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
13 13 (3.50%) Telecoms Engineer
14 12 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (10.24%) HTML
2 29 (7.82%) XML
3 26 (7.01%) HTML5
4 22 (5.93%) Java EE
5 20 (5.39%) .NET
5 20 (5.39%) CSS
6 17 (4.58%) jQuery
6 17 (4.58%) Spring
7 16 (4.31%) REST
8 14 (3.77%) AngularJS
8 14 (3.77%) Spring MVC
9 13 (3.50%) JRuby
9 13 (3.50%) Spring Integration
10 9 (2.43%) Apache Camel
10 9 (2.43%) React
11 8 (2.16%) Web Services
12 7 (1.89%) LAMP
13 5 (1.35%) Spring.NET
13 5 (1.35%) Unity DI Container
13 5 (1.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (12.40%) Data Centre
2 29 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (6.47%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.23%) Life Science
6 11 (2.96%) CCTV
7 10 (2.70%) IVR
8 9 (2.43%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (2.16%) User Experience
10 6 (1.62%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
11 5 (1.35%) Mathematics
12 4 (1.08%) EPoS
12 4 (1.08%) Fintech
13 3 (0.81%) iPad
13 3 (0.81%) iSeries
13 3 (0.81%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.54%) Replication
14 2 (0.54%) RSA SecurID
15 1 (0.27%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 66 (17.79%) Windows
2 26 (7.01%) Linux
3 22 (5.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (5.66%) Windows Server
5 18 (4.85%) Windows XP
6 16 (4.31%) Windows 7
7 11 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (2.43%) Unix
9 2 (0.54%) VMS
9 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.27%) Android
10 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.27%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (14.02%) Project Management
2 49 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (11.05%) TOGAF
4 37 (9.97%) Network Design
5 36 (9.70%) Programme Management
6 33 (8.89%) ITIL
7 32 (8.63%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (7.55%) Enterprise Architecture
8 28 (7.55%) PRINCE2
9 27 (7.28%) Time Management
10 23 (6.20%) Digital Marketing
11 22 (5.93%) Scrum
11 22 (5.93%) TDD
12 20 (5.39%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (5.39%) E-Commerce
13 19 (5.12%) SOA
14 18 (4.85%) Kanban
14 18 (4.85%) Migration
15 17 (4.58%) Network Architecture
15 17 (4.58%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (10.78%) Java
2 36 (9.70%) SQL
3 32 (8.63%) JavaScript
4 22 (5.93%) C#
5 20 (5.39%) PHP
6 13 (3.50%) Groovy
6 13 (3.50%) Scala
7 9 (2.43%) C++
8 8 (2.16%) C
8 8 (2.16%) VBA
9 4 (1.08%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.81%) RPG
11 2 (0.54%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.54%) ES6
11 2 (0.54%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.27%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 67 (18.06%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (16.71%) CCNA
3 43 (11.59%) CCNP
3 43 (11.59%) Degree
4 22 (5.93%) CCDA
4 22 (5.93%) CCDP
5 14 (3.77%) Security Cleared
6 12 (3.23%) HND
7 11 (2.96%) APMP
8 10 (2.70%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.62%) PhD
10 5 (1.35%) ISTQB
11 4 (1.08%) CCIE
11 4 (1.08%) CCNP Voice
11 4 (1.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 4 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.81%) ISEB
12 3 (0.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 2 (0.54%) Chartered Engineer
13 2 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.85%) SLA
2 7 (1.89%) QA
3 1 (0.27%) COBIT
3 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 59 (15.90%) Active Directory
2 21 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.16%) VMware Server
4 3 (0.81%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (0.54%) vSphere
5 2 (0.54%) XenApp
6 1 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (4.85%) SCCM
2 14 (3.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 10 (2.70%) Cisco UCCE
3 10 (2.70%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.54%) WSUS
6 1 (0.27%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.27%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.27%) SCOM
6 1 (0.27%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 89 (23.99%) Cisco
2 77 (20.75%) Microsoft
3 42 (11.32%) Juniper
4 35 (9.43%) Avaya
4 35 (9.43%) VMware
5 27 (7.28%) HP
6 23 (6.20%) IBM
6 23 (6.20%) SAP
7 21 (5.66%) Meraki
8 18 (4.85%) Oracle
9 17 (4.58%) Ericsson
9 17 (4.58%) Redback
10 13 (3.50%) Adobe
10 13 (3.50%) Mitel
11 12 (3.23%) NEC
12 8 (2.16%) Panasonic
13 7 (1.89%) BT
13 7 (1.89%) Dell
14 5 (1.35%) Draytek
14 5 (1.35%) Siemens
Warwickshire
Maurice Nash
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Lichfield
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Shift Allowance, 10% Annual bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
onezeero.
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Health & Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands (County)
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Squire Patton Boggs
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Herefordshire
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Volaris Exec
Salary: £80000 - £115000 per annum + full comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Worcestershire
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 11 days ago
Solihull
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Focus Solutions Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Coventry
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
West Midlands
Volaris Exec
Salary: £11000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £20k - 28k per year
Posted: 26 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £56000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension, share options, flexi working
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, West Midlands, United Kingdom
First Utility
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Coventry
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £18k - 22k per year
Posted: 26 days ago