Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 66 74
Rank change year-on-year -23 +8 -16
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 111 175 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.88% 3.70% 3.46%
As % of the General category 7.03% 9.29% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 101 185 139
Birmingham median annual salary £34,000 £45,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.44% +25.00% -15.29%
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £82,500 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £43,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -13.79% +11.54% -10.34%

Telecoms is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1578 1884 1458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 40.97% 39.78% 36.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1191 1409 1177
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% +1.19%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Birmingham

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Telecoms in Birmingham

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Birmingham over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 44 (39.64%) JavaScript
1 44 (39.64%) CSS
2 42 (37.84%) PHP
2 42 (37.84%) HTML
2 42 (37.84%) Git (software)
2 42 (37.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 36 (32.43%) Android
4 31 (27.93%) Electronics
4 31 (27.93%) Manufacturing
5 30 (27.03%) HTML5
5 30 (27.03%) Apple iOS
5 30 (27.03%) PhoneGap
5 30 (27.03%) Backbone.js
5 30 (27.03%) GitHub
5 30 (27.03%) AngularJS
5 30 (27.03%) npm
5 30 (27.03%) Apache Cordova
5 30 (27.03%) GitLab
5 30 (27.03%) React
5 30 (27.03%) webpack
5 30 (27.03%) gulp
5 30 (27.03%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 25 (22.52%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (22.52%) WAN
7 24 (21.62%) Finance
8 23 (20.72%) E-Commerce
9 22 (19.82%) Linux
10 21 (18.92%) Windows
11 20 (18.02%) Adobe
11 20 (18.02%) WordPress

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 20 (18.02%) WordPress
2 11 (9.91%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (9.01%) Apache
3 10 (9.01%) CMS
3 10 (9.01%) nginx
4 5 (4.50%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.60%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (3.60%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.70%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.80%) IIS
8 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (18.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 30 (27.03%) GitHub
1 30 (27.03%) npm
2 11 (9.91%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (9.01%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (9.01%) Amazon S3
3 10 (9.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 6 (5.41%) Office 365
5 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.80%) Force.com
6 2 (1.80%) IaaS
7 1 (0.90%) Fastly
7 1 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.52%) WAN
2 14 (12.61%) LAN
3 12 (10.81%) MPLS
4 11 (9.91%) VoIP
5 9 (8.11%) Firewall
6 8 (7.21%) WLAN
7 7 (6.31%) Skype
8 6 (5.41%) DHCP
8 6 (5.41%) RFID
9 5 (4.50%) DNS
9 5 (4.50%) Ethernet
10 4 (3.60%) Broadband
10 4 (3.60%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (3.60%) ISDN
10 4 (3.60%) SAN
11 3 (2.70%) PABX
11 3 (2.70%) PSTN
11 3 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (2.70%) Wireless
12 2 (1.80%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.81%) MySQL
2 10 (9.01%) Amazon RDS
2 10 (9.01%) MongoDB
2 10 (9.01%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.41%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.90%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 42 (37.84%) Git (software)
2 30 (27.03%) GitLab
2 30 (27.03%) gulp
2 30 (27.03%) webpack
3 12 (10.81%) Mocha
4 10 (9.01%) PhantomJS
5 4 (3.60%) Moq
5 4 (3.60%) MSTest
5 4 (3.60%) NUnit
5 4 (3.60%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (1.80%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.90%) JBehave
7 1 (0.90%) Selenium
7 1 (0.90%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (27.93%) Electronics
1 31 (27.93%) Manufacturing
2 24 (21.62%) Finance
3 19 (17.12%) Retail
4 15 (13.51%) Marketing
5 13 (11.71%) Banking
6 2 (1.80%) Billing
Job Titles
1 46 (41.44%) Developer
2 42 (37.84%) HTML CSS Developer
2 42 (37.84%) HTML Developer
2 42 (37.84%) JavaScript Developer
3 32 (28.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (10.81%) Applications Developer
5 11 (9.91%) Project Manager
6 10 (9.01%) Full Stack Developer
6 10 (9.01%) PHP Developer
7 7 (6.31%) Senior Manager
8 6 (5.41%) Field Engineer
8 6 (5.41%) Integration Engineer
8 6 (5.41%) IT Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Sales Manager
9 5 (4.50%) Support Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Systems Integration Engineer
10 4 (3.60%) Architect
10 4 (3.60%) Delivery Project Manager
10 4 (3.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (39.64%) CSS
2 42 (37.84%) HTML
2 42 (37.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 30 (27.03%) AngularJS
3 30 (27.03%) Apache Cordova
3 30 (27.03%) Backbone.js
3 30 (27.03%) HTML5
3 30 (27.03%) PhoneGap
3 30 (27.03%) React
3 30 (27.03%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 20 (18.02%) Sass
5 12 (10.81%) Express
5 12 (10.81%) jQuery
5 12 (10.81%) Node.js
5 12 (10.81%) Pug
5 12 (10.81%) Ruby on Rails
5 12 (10.81%) Smarty
5 12 (10.81%) SOAP
6 10 (9.01%) LAMP
6 10 (9.01%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.02%) Mobile App
2 17 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.41%) Mobile Computing
4 6 (5.41%) NHS
5 4 (3.60%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.70%) CCTV
6 3 (2.70%) Clustering
6 3 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.70%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.80%) CESG
7 2 (1.80%) Handset
8 1 (0.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (32.43%) Android
2 30 (27.03%) Apple iOS
3 22 (19.82%) Linux
4 21 (18.92%) Windows
5 9 (8.11%) Windows Server
6 5 (4.50%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.60%) Windows 10
7 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.90%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.52%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (20.72%) E-Commerce
3 20 (18.02%) Android Development
3 20 (18.02%) Continuous Delivery
3 20 (18.02%) Front End Development
3 20 (18.02%) iOS Development
3 20 (18.02%) Mobile Application Development
4 18 (16.22%) Scrum
5 14 (12.61%) Programme Management
6 13 (11.71%) MVC
7 12 (10.81%) Data Security
8 11 (9.91%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (9.01%) API Integration
9 10 (9.01%) Content Management
9 10 (9.01%) Mobile Development
9 10 (9.01%) OOP
9 10 (9.01%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (8.11%) Service Management
11 8 (7.21%) ERP
11 8 (7.21%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 44 (39.64%) JavaScript
2 42 (37.84%) PHP
3 12 (10.81%) Ruby
4 10 (9.01%) PHP 7
4 10 (9.01%) SQL
4 10 (9.01%) XPath
5 6 (5.41%) C#
6 4 (3.60%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.80%) Apex Code
7 2 (1.80%) Java
7 2 (1.80%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.90%) Go
8 1 (0.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (4.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (3.60%) Degree
3 3 (2.70%) CCNA
3 3 (2.70%) CCNP
3 3 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.80%) CCIE
5 1 (0.90%) CCDP
5 1 (0.90%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 1 (0.90%) CCIE Service Provider
5 1 (0.90%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.90%) GCP
2 1 (0.90%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (12.61%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.91%) Docker
3 5 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.60%) Terminal Services
4 4 (3.60%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (9.91%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (5.41%) AirWatch
3 5 (4.50%) WSUS
4 3 (2.70%) SCCM
5 2 (1.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.90%) Ansible
6 1 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.90%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (18.02%) Adobe
2 18 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.01%) Cisco
4 6 (5.41%) SOTI
5 5 (4.50%) VMware
6 4 (3.60%) EqualLogic
6 4 (3.60%) IBM
6 4 (3.60%) Nimble Storage
6 4 (3.60%) Remedy
6 4 (3.60%) ServiceNow
6 4 (3.60%) Synology
6 4 (3.60%) Veeam
7 3 (2.70%) hybris
7 3 (2.70%) LANDesk
8 2 (1.80%) Avaya
8 2 (1.80%) Informatica
8 2 (1.80%) Jitterbit
8 2 (1.80%) Mitel
8 2 (1.80%) Oracle
8 2 (1.80%) Salesforce.com