Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 99 84
Rank change year-on-year -34 -15 -7
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 54 109 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.48% 2.86% 3.33%
As % of the General category 4.14% 6.77% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 59 101 172
Birmingham median annual salary £30,000 £34,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -24.44% +3.45%
10th Percentile £8,775 £27,500 £22,825
90th Percentile £58,000 £61,250 £82,500
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% -13.79% +8.75%

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 1,303 1,611 1,884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 35.62% 42.27% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 911 1,229 1,384
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% -3.53%

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 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
1 14 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (24.07%) Degree
3 12 (22.22%) CRM
4 11 (20.37%) ITIL
4 11 (20.37%) Finance
5 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (18.52%) SaaS
6 9 (16.67%) Driving Licence
6 9 (16.67%) Banking
7 8 (14.81%) BT
8 7 (12.96%) Windows
8 7 (12.96%) Management Information System
8 7 (12.96%) Retail
9 6 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 6 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (9.26%) Big Data
10 5 (9.26%) Project Management
10 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.26%) TOGAF
11 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (7.41%) Law
11 4 (7.41%) Scrum
11 4 (7.41%) Service Management
11 4 (7.41%) eTOM
11 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
11 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
11 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (7.41%) Business Transformation
11 4 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing

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 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.52%) SaaS
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) Broadband
1 3 (5.56%) Firewall
1 3 (5.56%) SMS
2 2 (3.70%) DNS
2 2 (3.70%) DWDM
2 2 (3.70%) LAN
2 2 (3.70%) WAN
2 2 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.85%) DHCP
3 1 (1.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.85%) VPN
3 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Banking
3 7 (12.96%) Retail
4 4 (7.41%) Law
5 3 (5.56%) Legal
6 2 (3.70%) Automotive
6 2 (3.70%) French Language
6 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Analyst
2 8 (14.81%) Architect
2 8 (14.81%) IT Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Data Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) IT Manager
5 4 (7.41%) BSS Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Customer Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Developer
5 4 (7.41%) OSS Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Telecoms Architect
7 2 (3.70%) IT Director
7 2 (3.70%) RPG Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) CGI
2 2 (3.70%) .NET
2 2 (3.70%) EDI
2 2 (3.70%) jQuery
2 2 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 7 (12.96%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.56%) AS400
5 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.56%) iSeries
6 2 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.70%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.85%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.85%) Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) CRM
2 11 (20.37%) ITIL
3 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 6 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.26%) Project Management
5 5 (9.26%) TOGAF
6 4 (7.41%) Business Development
6 4 (7.41%) Business Transformation
6 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.41%) Decision-Making
6 4 (7.41%) eTOM
6 4 (7.41%) Integration Testing
6 4 (7.41%) Scrum
6 4 (7.41%) Service Management
6 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.41%) Use Case
6 4 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) Java
1 3 (5.56%) SQL
1 3 (5.56%) VB
2 2 (3.70%) Apex Code
2 2 (3.70%) C#
2 2 (3.70%) RPG
2 2 (3.70%) RPG IV
3 1 (1.85%) C
3 1 (1.85%) C++
3 1 (1.85%) Perl
3 1 (1.85%) PHP
3 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.85%) HNC
3 1 (1.85%) HND
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) GDPR
1 4 (7.41%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.81%) BT
3 2 (3.70%) JD Edwards
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.70%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco
4 1 (1.85%) Juniper
4 1 (1.85%) VMware