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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
England / West Midlands
Rank 109 87 77
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -10
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 105 150 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.20% 2.84% 3.65%
As % of the General category 5.83% 7.83% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 99 120 155
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,600 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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
1802 1915 1637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.73% 36.29% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1402 1507 1358
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £62,500
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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -15 58 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Coventry +4 9 £46,000 +67.27% 5
Warwickshire +9 7 £41,000 +13.88% 6
Shropshire -5 7 £23,500 -9.61% 6
Staffordshire +5 6 £42,500 +60.37% 7
Worcestershire -19 5 £42,103 +29.54% 2
West Bromwich - 3 £31,500 - 1
Solihull -10 2 £68,500 +10.48% 3
Walsall - 1 - - 1
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 70 (29.54%) Finance
2 62 (26.16%) Cisco
3 52 (21.94%) Banking
4 40 (16.88%) Retail
5 39 (16.46%) Java
6 36 (15.19%) Cisco Certification
6 36 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (14.77%) Windows
8 33 (13.92%) VoIP
8 33 (13.92%) Firewall
9 31 (13.08%) ITIL
9 31 (13.08%) MS Excel
9 31 (13.08%) Project Management
10 30 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 29 (12.24%) HTML
12 27 (11.39%) CCNP
13 26 (10.97%) SQL Server
13 26 (10.97%) .NET
13 26 (10.97%) SaaS
14 25 (10.55%) Linux
15 24 (10.13%) WAN
16 23 (9.70%) CCNA
16 23 (9.70%) Microsoft
16 23 (9.70%) Enterprise Software
17 22 (9.28%) Marketing
17 22 (9.28%) LAN
18 21 (8.86%) SQL
18 21 (8.86%) JavaScript
18 21 (8.86%) Oracle
19 19 (8.02%) SSL

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 17 (7.17%) WebSphere
2 12 (5.06%) JBoss
2 12 (5.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (5.06%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (2.95%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.11%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.27%) CMS
6 2 (0.84%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 31 (13.08%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.64%) MS Project
3 8 (3.38%) MS Office
4 5 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.69%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.42%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.42%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.42%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.97%) SaaS
2 5 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.84%) Yammer
4 1 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (13.92%) Firewall
1 33 (13.92%) VoIP
2 24 (10.13%) WAN
3 22 (9.28%) LAN
4 19 (8.02%) SSL
5 18 (7.59%) Internet
6 15 (6.33%) TCP/IP
7 13 (5.49%) VPN
8 12 (5.06%) Wireless
9 11 (4.64%) Network Security
9 11 (4.64%) VLAN
10 10 (4.22%) Broadband
11 9 (3.80%) MPLS
12 8 (3.38%) Ethernet
12 8 (3.38%) PABX
13 7 (2.95%) BGP
13 7 (2.95%) IPsec
13 7 (2.95%) OSPF
13 7 (2.95%) Unified Communications
13 7 (2.95%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.97%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.49%) Relational Database
3 12 (5.06%) DB2
3 12 (5.06%) RDBMS
4 11 (4.64%) Big Data
5 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.27%) MySQL
7 2 (0.84%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Moq
1 4 (1.69%) MSTest
1 4 (1.69%) NUnit
1 4 (1.69%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.27%) Rational Rose
2 3 (1.27%) Subversion
3 2 (0.84%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.42%) gulp
4 1 (0.42%) Metasploit
General
1 70 (29.54%) Finance
2 52 (21.94%) Banking
3 40 (16.88%) Retail
4 22 (9.28%) Marketing
5 12 (5.06%) Retail Banking
6 10 (4.22%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.95%) Electronics
8 3 (1.27%) Automotive
8 3 (1.27%) Legal
9 2 (0.84%) Billing
10 1 (0.42%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (14.35%) Network Engineer
2 30 (12.66%) Architect
3 24 (10.13%) Developer
3 24 (10.13%) Project Manager
4 15 (6.33%) Consultant
5 14 (5.91%) .NET Developer
5 14 (5.91%) Analyst
5 14 (5.91%) Telecoms Engineer
6 13 (5.49%) Software Project Manager
6 13 (5.49%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (5.06%) Technical Consultant
8 11 (4.64%) Java Consultant
9 10 (4.22%) Software Consultant
10 9 (3.80%) HTML CSS Developer
10 9 (3.80%) HTML Developer
10 9 (3.80%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (3.80%) Lead Network Engineer
10 9 (3.80%) Product Manager
10 9 (3.80%) Sales Executive
10 9 (3.80%) SOA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (12.24%) HTML
2 26 (10.97%) .NET
3 15 (6.33%) CSS
4 14 (5.91%) Java EE
4 14 (5.91%) XML
5 10 (4.22%) ASP.NET
6 8 (3.38%) AngularJS
7 6 (2.53%) .NET Framework
7 6 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (2.53%) HTML5
8 5 (2.11%) Entity Framework
8 5 (2.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (1.69%) Castle Windsor
9 4 (1.69%) Ninject
9 4 (1.69%) Spring.NET
9 4 (1.69%) Unity DI Container
9 4 (1.69%) WinForms
9 4 (1.69%) WPF
10 3 (1.27%) jQuery
10 3 (1.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.70%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (5.91%) Data Centre
3 7 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.95%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.11%) PMI
5 4 (1.69%) Internet of Things
5 4 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.27%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.27%) FMCG
6 3 (1.27%) Smart Home
7 2 (0.84%) iPad
7 2 (0.84%) IVR
8 1 (0.42%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.42%) Handset
8 1 (0.42%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.42%) Physics
8 1 (0.42%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.77%) Windows
2 25 (10.55%) Linux
3 12 (5.06%) Unix
4 8 (3.38%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.42%) Android
7 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (13.08%) ITIL
2 31 (13.08%) Project Management
3 30 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (7.59%) Project Planning
5 15 (6.33%) Service Management
6 14 (5.91%) Presales
6 14 (5.91%) Service Delivery
7 13 (5.49%) MVC
7 13 (5.49%) PRINCE2
7 13 (5.49%) Software Delivery
7 13 (5.49%) Time Management
8 12 (5.06%) E-Commerce
8 12 (5.06%) High Availability
8 12 (5.06%) ITIL V3
8 12 (5.06%) Programme Management
8 12 (5.06%) Risk Management
8 12 (5.06%) Service Design
8 12 (5.06%) SOA
9 11 (4.64%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 39 (16.46%) Java
2 21 (8.86%) JavaScript
2 21 (8.86%) SQL
3 15 (6.33%) C#
4 11 (4.64%) Python
5 4 (1.69%) VB
5 4 (1.69%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.27%) C
6 3 (1.27%) PHP
7 2 (0.84%) Groovy
7 2 (0.84%) Scala
Qualifications
1 36 (15.19%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (11.39%) CCNP
3 23 (9.70%) CCNA
4 11 (4.64%) CCIE
5 7 (2.95%) CCNP Voice
5 7 (2.95%) Degree
6 5 (2.11%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.27%) CCDA
7 3 (1.27%) CCDP
7 3 (1.27%) CCIP
7 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.84%) CISSP
8 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.42%) MCP
9 1 (0.42%) MCSA
9 1 (0.42%) MCSE
9 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.59%) SLA
2 3 (1.27%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.42%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 9 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.53%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.27%) Firmware
5 2 (0.84%) Docker
6 1 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.42%) vSphere
6 1 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.84%) Ansible
1 2 (0.84%) SCCM
1 2 (0.84%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (26.16%) Cisco
2 23 (9.70%) Microsoft
3 21 (8.86%) Oracle
4 16 (6.75%) Avaya
4 16 (6.75%) Mitel
5 9 (3.80%) VMware
6 8 (3.38%) Huawei
7 6 (2.53%) Remedy
7 6 (2.53%) SAP
8 5 (2.11%) SonicWALL
9 4 (1.69%) Aerohive Networks
9 4 (1.69%) Aruba
9 4 (1.69%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.69%) Ciena
9 4 (1.69%) Fortinet
9 4 (1.69%) LANDesk
9 4 (1.69%) Meraki
9 4 (1.69%) Nokia
9 4 (1.69%) Palo Alto
9 4 (1.69%) ServiceNow
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