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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 79 79 63
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 178 165 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.09% 3.32% 3.72%
As % of the General category 8.47% 10.38% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 144 134 92
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -
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
2102 1590 1638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.52% 31.98% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1655 1292 1261
Average salary £43,974 £42,500 £42,887
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.46% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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 +8 83 £44,000 +3.52% 24
Warwickshire -17 27 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Coventry +1 17 £25,500 -51.42% 2
Worcestershire -2 17 £32,500 -23.52% 3
Solihull 0 6 £67,000 +38.14% 4
Sutton Coldfield - 5 £32,500 - 1
Shropshire +8 4 £22,000 +22.22% 1
Wolverhampton - 4 £40,000 -
Staffordshire -7 3 £24,000 -31.42% 1
Walsall -12 1 £24,500 - 1
West Bromwich -17 1 £65,000 +8.33%
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 87 (27.27%) Finance
2 70 (21.94%) Cisco
3 59 (18.50%) Microsoft
4 54 (16.93%) WAN
4 54 (16.93%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (16.30%) Active Directory
5 52 (16.30%) Windows
6 51 (15.99%) Cisco Certification
7 45 (14.11%) SQL
8 43 (13.48%) VoIP
9 42 (13.17%) CCNA
10 38 (11.91%) Project Management
11 37 (11.60%) SQL Server
12 36 (11.29%) CCNP
12 36 (11.29%) Juniper
12 36 (11.29%) Degree
13 35 (10.97%) Manufacturing
14 34 (10.66%) Marketing
15 33 (10.34%) LAN
15 33 (10.34%) TCP/IP
15 33 (10.34%) Java
16 32 (10.03%) JavaScript
16 32 (10.03%) MS Excel
17 30 (9.40%) VMware
17 30 (9.40%) TDD
18 29 (9.09%) Scrum
18 29 (9.09%) HTML
19 28 (8.78%) Avaya
20 27 (8.46%) C#
20 27 (8.46%) ITIL

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 13 (4.08%) Skype for Business
2 11 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 10 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (1.88%) SAS
5 4 (1.25%) JBoss
5 4 (1.25%) Node.js
6 3 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.94%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.31%) CMS
7 1 (0.31%) Confluence
7 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (10.03%) MS Excel
2 25 (7.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (5.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.88%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.94%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.94%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.94%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (0.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.08%) IaaS
2 10 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.82%) SaaS
4 5 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.94%) PaaS
6 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.63%) Force.com
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (16.93%) WAN
2 43 (13.48%) VoIP
3 33 (10.34%) LAN
3 33 (10.34%) TCP/IP
4 27 (8.46%) Wireless
5 21 (6.58%) Ethernet
6 20 (6.27%) MPLS
7 19 (5.96%) BGP
7 19 (5.96%) VPN
8 17 (5.33%) DNS
8 17 (5.33%) OSPF
9 16 (5.02%) DHCP
10 15 (4.70%) PABX
10 15 (4.70%) Unified Communications
11 14 (4.39%) Firewall
12 13 (4.08%) PBX
13 12 (3.76%) SDH
14 11 (3.45%) VLAN
15 10 (3.13%) IP Telephony
16 9 (2.82%) GGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (11.60%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.51%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (2.19%) MySQL
7 7 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.88%) Data Mining
9 5 (1.57%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.25%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.94%) DB2
11 3 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.31%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (4.08%) Visual Studio
2 11 (3.45%) ReSharper
3 7 (2.19%) JUnit
3 7 (2.19%) Moq
3 7 (2.19%) MSTest
3 7 (2.19%) NUnit
3 7 (2.19%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (1.25%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.25%) Subversion
5 1 (0.31%) Ant
5 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.31%) IntelliJ
General
1 87 (27.27%) Finance
2 35 (10.97%) Manufacturing
3 34 (10.66%) Marketing
4 26 (8.15%) Banking
5 23 (7.21%) Retail
6 17 (5.33%) Electronics
7 8 (2.51%) Games
8 7 (2.19%) Billing
9 4 (1.25%) Automotive
10 3 (0.94%) Legal
10 3 (0.94%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.63%) Law
12 1 (0.31%) Back Office
12 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 53 (16.61%) Developer
2 48 (15.05%) Analyst
3 32 (10.03%) Network Engineer
4 25 (7.84%) Architect
5 24 (7.52%) Support Engineer
6 23 (7.21%) Project Manager
7 22 (6.90%) Support Analyst
8 19 (5.96%) .NET Developer
9 18 (5.64%) Java Developer
10 17 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 17 (5.33%) C# Developer
10 17 (5.33%) Cisco Engineer
11 16 (5.02%) Consultant
12 14 (4.39%) HTML Developer
13 13 (4.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 13 (4.08%) Telecoms Engineer
14 12 (3.76%) SQL Developer
14 12 (3.76%) SQL Server Developer
14 12 (3.76%) Web Developer
15 11 (3.45%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.09%) HTML
2 26 (8.15%) XML
3 25 (7.84%) .NET
4 19 (5.96%) jQuery
5 15 (4.70%) CSS
5 15 (4.70%) JSON
6 14 (4.39%) Spring
7 13 (4.08%) Ajax
8 12 (3.76%) .NET Framework
8 12 (3.76%) Entity Framework
8 12 (3.76%) Web Services
9 11 (3.45%) Java EE
9 11 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
9 11 (3.45%) LINQ
9 11 (3.45%) REST
10 9 (2.82%) Spring MVC
11 8 (2.51%) J2EE
11 8 (2.51%) JRuby
11 8 (2.51%) Middleware
11 8 (2.51%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.52%) Data Centre
2 21 (6.58%) Computer Science
3 19 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.76%) IVR
5 12 (3.76%) Mathematics
6 11 (3.45%) Life Science
6 11 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (2.19%) CCTV
7 7 (2.19%) Inversion of Control
7 7 (2.19%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.57%) Replication
9 3 (0.94%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.94%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.63%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.63%) Economics
10 2 (0.63%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.63%) SecurID
11 1 (0.31%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.31%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 52 (16.30%) Windows
2 20 (6.27%) Windows Server
3 18 (5.64%) Linux
4 16 (5.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (4.70%) Windows 7
5 15 (4.70%) Windows XP
6 6 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.57%) Unix
8 4 (1.25%) VMS
9 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.63%) MVS
10 1 (0.31%) Android
10 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (16.93%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (11.91%) Project Management
3 30 (9.40%) TDD
4 29 (9.09%) Scrum
5 27 (8.46%) ITIL
6 26 (8.15%) Network Design
7 22 (6.90%) BDD
8 21 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (6.27%) MVC
9 20 (6.27%) Programme Management
10 19 (5.96%) Digital Marketing
11 18 (5.64%) PRINCE2
11 18 (5.64%) Time Management
12 17 (5.33%) Fault Management
12 17 (5.33%) Mentoring
13 16 (5.02%) Change Management
13 16 (5.02%) Software Engineering
13 16 (5.02%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (5.02%) TOGAF
14 15 (4.70%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (14.11%) SQL
2 33 (10.34%) Java
3 32 (10.03%) JavaScript
4 27 (8.46%) C#
5 18 (5.64%) C
6 8 (2.51%) Groovy
6 8 (2.51%) PHP
6 8 (2.51%) Scala
7 7 (2.19%) C++
8 6 (1.88%) VBA
9 3 (0.94%) Apex Code
9 3 (0.94%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.94%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.63%) VB
11 1 (0.31%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.31%) Python
11 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (15.99%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (13.17%) CCNA
3 36 (11.29%) CCNP
3 36 (11.29%) Degree
4 17 (5.33%) CCDP
4 17 (5.33%) Security Cleared
5 14 (4.39%) SC Cleared
6 13 (4.08%) CCDA
7 11 (3.45%) HND
8 10 (3.13%) CCIP
9 7 (2.19%) APMP
10 6 (1.88%) ISTQB
10 6 (1.88%) Sun Certification
11 5 (1.57%) CCIE
11 5 (1.57%) JNCIP
12 4 (1.25%) CCSP
12 4 (1.25%) ISEB
12 4 (1.25%) JNCIA
12 4 (1.25%) MCSE
12 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.58%) SLA
2 11 (3.45%) QA
3 3 (0.94%) HL7
3 3 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.94%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.31%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 52 (16.30%) Active Directory
2 24 (7.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.25%) VMware Server
5 3 (0.94%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (0.94%) vSphere
5 3 (0.94%) XenApp
6 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 14 (4.39%) SCCM
2 10 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 7 (2.19%) Cisco UCCE
3 7 (2.19%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.94%) WMI
5 2 (0.63%) SCOM
6 1 (0.31%) Cacti
6 1 (0.31%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 1 (0.31%) WSUS
Vendors
1 70 (21.94%) Cisco
2 59 (18.50%) Microsoft
3 36 (11.29%) Juniper
4 30 (9.40%) VMware
5 28 (8.78%) Avaya
6 20 (6.27%) HP
7 17 (5.33%) SAP
8 13 (4.08%) IBM
8 13 (4.08%) Meraki
9 11 (3.45%) Ericsson
9 11 (3.45%) Nortel
10 10 (3.13%) Oracle
11 9 (2.82%) BT
11 9 (2.82%) Redback
11 9 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (2.51%) Mitel
13 6 (1.88%) Citrix
13 6 (1.88%) Siemens
13 6 (1.88%) Sun
14 5 (1.57%) Dell
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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Volaris Exec
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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West Midlands
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Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + comprehensive benefits
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Staffordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + £120K OTE, Pension, Health etc
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Walsall
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