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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 85 99 80
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 181 147 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.00% 2.50% 3.32%
As % of the General category 7.63% 6.72% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 171 115 108
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +3.44%
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
2371 2187 2076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 39.26% 37.14% 38.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1762 1658 1663
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +7 82 £45,000 -18.18% 11
Shropshire +10 25 £32,500 +71.05% 1
Solihull +19 20 £45,000 +44.00% 3
Coventry -6 11 £43,500 +8.75% 4
Warwickshire +6 10 £26,500 -11.66% 2
Staffordshire -12 7 £45,000 -30.23% 2
Worcestershire +14 6 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Walsall +1 5 £37,950 +35.53%
Dudley -1 4 £20,500 -26.78%
West Bromwich -1 3 £34,500 -8.00%
Herefordshire - 2 £30,000 -
Halesowen +4 1 £40,000 +42.85%
Wolverhampton -1 1 £34,500 +2.98%
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 118 (31.89%) Finance
2 82 (22.16%) Cisco
3 75 (20.27%) VoIP
4 65 (17.57%) Microsoft
5 56 (15.14%) Manufacturing
6 55 (14.86%) Project Management
6 55 (14.86%) HTML
7 52 (14.05%) Cisco Certification
8 51 (13.78%) WAN
9 50 (13.51%) CCNA
9 50 (13.51%) MS Excel
10 47 (12.70%) ITIL
11 46 (12.43%) Windows
12 45 (12.16%) Electronics
12 45 (12.16%) Marketing
13 44 (11.89%) Banking
13 44 (11.89%) JavaScript
14 43 (11.62%) TOGAF
15 42 (11.35%) Active Directory
16 41 (11.08%) Linux
16 41 (11.08%) Degree
17 39 (10.54%) HTML5
18 36 (9.73%) Retail
18 36 (9.73%) CCNP
18 36 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
18 36 (9.73%) TCP/IP
19 35 (9.46%) LAN
19 35 (9.46%) Java
19 35 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
19 35 (9.46%) Data Centre

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 21 (5.68%) Skype for Business
2 17 (4.59%) CMS
3 15 (4.05%) MS Exchange
4 12 (3.24%) WebSphere
5 11 (2.97%) WebSphere Application Server
6 10 (2.70%) JBoss
7 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.81%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.54%) SAS
9 1 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.27%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
9 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 50 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 28 (7.57%) MS Office
3 26 (7.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (2.70%) MS Project
4 10 (2.70%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.27%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (3.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.81%) JDE World
4 2 (0.54%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 2 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.27%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.86%) IaaS
2 17 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.97%) SaaS
4 2 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.54%) GitHub
5 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.27%) Office 365
5 1 (0.27%) PaaS
5 1 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 75 (20.27%) VoIP
2 51 (13.78%) WAN
3 36 (9.73%) TCP/IP
4 35 (9.46%) LAN
5 31 (8.38%) Firewall
6 26 (7.03%) Wireless
7 20 (5.41%) MPLS
8 18 (4.86%) Ethernet
8 18 (4.86%) VPN
9 15 (4.05%) ADSL
9 15 (4.05%) VLAN
10 14 (3.78%) Wi-Fi
11 13 (3.51%) ATM
11 13 (3.51%) BGP
11 13 (3.51%) OSPF
11 13 (3.51%) Unified Communications
12 12 (3.24%) 3G
12 12 (3.24%) 4G
12 12 (3.24%) PBX
13 11 (2.97%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.95%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.86%) MySQL
3 12 (3.24%) NoSQL
4 11 (2.97%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.43%) DB2
5 9 (2.43%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.62%) Big Data
7 5 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.81%) OLAP
8 3 (0.81%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.27%) DataStage
10 1 (0.27%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (7.03%) Subversion
2 19 (5.14%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.70%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.54%) gulp
4 2 (0.54%) JUnit
4 2 (0.54%) webpack
5 1 (0.27%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.27%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.27%) SoapUI
General
1 118 (31.89%) Finance
2 56 (15.14%) Manufacturing
3 45 (12.16%) Electronics
3 45 (12.16%) Marketing
4 44 (11.89%) Banking
5 36 (9.73%) Retail
6 12 (3.24%) Billing
7 9 (2.43%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.81%) Back Office
8 3 (0.81%) Legal
8 3 (0.81%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.54%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.54%) Automotive
10 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Law
10 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (14.32%) Architect
2 49 (13.24%) Developer
3 42 (11.35%) Network Engineer
4 34 (9.19%) Analyst
5 32 (8.65%) Project Manager
6 29 (7.84%) Infrastructure Architect
7 26 (7.03%) HTML CSS Developer
7 26 (7.03%) HTML Developer
7 26 (7.03%) JavaScript Developer
8 18 (4.86%) Senior Architect
9 17 (4.59%) LAMP Developer
9 17 (4.59%) MySQL Developer
9 17 (4.59%) PHP Developer
9 17 (4.59%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 17 (4.59%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 16 (4.32%) Design Engineer
10 16 (4.32%) Enterprise Architect
11 15 (4.05%) Product Manager
11 15 (4.05%) Support Engineer
12 14 (3.78%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (14.86%) HTML
2 39 (10.54%) HTML5
3 34 (9.19%) CSS
4 29 (7.84%) jQuery
5 26 (7.03%) XML
6 20 (5.41%) Java EE
7 18 (4.86%) .NET
8 17 (4.59%) LAMP
9 13 (3.51%) AngularJS
9 13 (3.51%) REST
9 13 (3.51%) Spring
10 12 (3.24%) Node.js
10 12 (3.24%) Spring MVC
11 11 (2.97%) JRuby
11 11 (2.97%) Spring Integration
12 10 (2.70%) Apache Camel
12 10 (2.70%) React
13 6 (1.62%) Web Services
14 4 (1.08%) ASP.NET
15 3 (0.81%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.46%) Data Centre
2 29 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.14%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (4.86%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.24%) User Experience
6 11 (2.97%) CCTV
7 9 (2.43%) iPad
7 9 (2.43%) IVR
8 8 (2.16%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.62%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.08%) EPoS
11 4 (1.08%) Fintech
11 4 (1.08%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.81%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.81%) iSeries
12 3 (0.81%) Life Science
12 3 (0.81%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.54%) FMCG
13 2 (0.54%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 46 (12.43%) Windows
2 41 (11.08%) Linux
3 13 (3.51%) Windows Server
4 12 (3.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.43%) Unix
5 9 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (2.43%) Windows XP
6 8 (2.16%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.81%) Android
8 2 (0.54%) Debian
8 2 (0.54%) VMS
8 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.27%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (14.86%) Project Management
2 47 (12.70%) ITIL
3 43 (11.62%) TOGAF
4 36 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (8.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 31 (8.38%) Programme Management
7 29 (7.84%) E-Commerce
8 27 (7.30%) PRINCE2
9 23 (6.22%) Information Security
9 23 (6.22%) Network Design
9 23 (6.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (5.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 19 (5.14%) OO
10 19 (5.14%) Scrum
11 18 (4.86%) Product Management
12 17 (4.59%) Database Optimisation
12 17 (4.59%) OOP
12 17 (4.59%) Time Management
12 17 (4.59%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 44 (11.89%) JavaScript
2 35 (9.46%) Java
3 31 (8.38%) PHP
3 31 (8.38%) SQL
4 17 (4.59%) C#
5 11 (2.97%) Groovy
5 11 (2.97%) Scala
6 6 (1.62%) C++
7 5 (1.35%) C
8 3 (0.81%) RPG
8 3 (0.81%) VBA
9 2 (0.54%) ES6
9 2 (0.54%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.27%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (14.05%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (13.51%) CCNA
3 41 (11.08%) Degree
4 36 (9.73%) CCNP
5 12 (3.24%) Security Cleared
6 11 (2.97%) CCDA
6 11 (2.97%) CCDP
7 9 (2.43%) CCIE
7 9 (2.43%) CCNP Voice
8 8 (2.16%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.62%) APMP
9 6 (1.62%) PhD
10 3 (0.81%) Chartered Engineer
10 3 (0.81%) HND
10 3 (0.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 2 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.54%) MCSA
11 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.14%) SLA
2 5 (1.35%) QA
3 2 (0.54%) COBIT
3 2 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 42 (11.35%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.62%) Firmware
4 4 (1.08%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.08%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.54%) OpenSIPS
6 1 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.27%) vSphere
6 1 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (4.86%) SCCM
2 17 (4.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 15 (4.05%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (2.16%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (1.08%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.27%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.27%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.27%) TIBCO Hawk
7 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 82 (22.16%) Cisco
2 65 (17.57%) Microsoft
3 28 (7.57%) Juniper
4 27 (7.30%) Adobe
5 20 (5.41%) VMware
6 19 (5.14%) Avaya
7 18 (4.86%) IBM
8 16 (4.32%) HP
8 16 (4.32%) Oracle
8 16 (4.32%) SAP
9 13 (3.51%) Mitel
10 11 (2.97%) BT
10 11 (2.97%) Ericsson
10 11 (2.97%) NEC
10 11 (2.97%) Redback
11 10 (2.70%) Meraki
12 9 (2.43%) SonicWALL
13 8 (2.16%) Dell
13 8 (2.16%) Panasonic
14 6 (1.62%) CheckPoint
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