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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 74 65
Rank change year-on-year -2 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 57 66 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.95% 2.82% 3.13%
As % of the General category 6.68% 7.61% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 52 63 47
Median salary £37,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.77% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £76,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44%  

Telecoms is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 853 867 704
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 44.11% 37.07% 35.01%
Number of salaries quoted 672 611 545
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,650
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Telecoms as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 40 (35.09%) JavaScript
2 36 (31.58%) HTML
2 36 (31.58%) CSS
3 32 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (25.44%) Scrum
5 28 (24.56%) VoIP
6 27 (23.68%) Git (software)
6 27 (23.68%) PHP
7 26 (22.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 24 (21.05%) Mitel
9 23 (20.18%) Linux
10 22 (19.30%) MVC
11 21 (18.42%) Cisco
12 19 (16.67%) Firewall
13 18 (15.79%) Windows
13 18 (15.79%) jQuery
14 17 (14.91%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (14.91%) Avaya
15 16 (14.04%) .NET
15 16 (14.04%) C#
15 16 (14.04%) TDD
15 16 (14.04%) VLAN
15 16 (14.04%) Kanban
16 15 (13.16%) Data Security
16 15 (13.16%) Wi-Fi
16 15 (13.16%) E-Commerce
16 15 (13.16%) Front End Development
17 14 (12.28%) Broadband
17 14 (12.28%) Electronics
17 14 (12.28%) Manufacturing

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 8 (7.02%) CMS
2 7 (6.14%) Apache
2 7 (6.14%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (6.14%) nginx
3 6 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.26%) WordPress
4 2 (1.75%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.89%) GitHub
2 7 (6.14%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.14%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (6.14%) Amazon S3
2 7 (6.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 28 (24.56%) VoIP
2 19 (16.67%) Firewall
3 16 (14.04%) VLAN
4 15 (13.16%) Wi-Fi
5 14 (12.28%) Broadband
6 13 (11.40%) WAN
7 10 (8.77%) LAN
8 8 (7.02%) MPLS
9 7 (6.14%) ADSL
10 5 (4.39%) Radio Access Network
11 4 (3.51%) PABX
11 4 (3.51%) RFID
11 4 (3.51%) Structured Cabling
11 4 (3.51%) WLAN
12 3 (2.63%) DHCP
13 2 (1.75%) DNS
13 2 (1.75%) Intranet
13 2 (1.75%) Network Security
14 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
14 1 (0.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 12 (10.53%) SQL Server 2016
2 8 (7.02%) MySQL
3 7 (6.14%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (6.14%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 27 (23.68%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.40%) gulp
2 13 (11.40%) Mocha
2 13 (11.40%) webpack
3 12 (10.53%) Moq
3 12 (10.53%) MSTest
3 12 (10.53%) NUnit
3 12 (10.53%) Rhino Mocks
4 9 (7.89%) GitLab
5 7 (6.14%) PhantomJS
6 5 (4.39%) Subversion
7 1 (0.88%) JBehave
7 1 (0.88%) Selenium
7 1 (0.88%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (12.28%) Electronics
1 14 (12.28%) Manufacturing
2 13 (11.40%) Finance
3 12 (10.53%) Retail
4 8 (7.02%) Banking
5 7 (6.14%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) Back Office
6 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (45.61%) Developer
2 36 (31.58%) HTML CSS Developer
2 36 (31.58%) HTML Developer
3 31 (27.19%) JavaScript Developer
4 28 (24.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 16 (14.04%) .NET Developer
5 16 (14.04%) Network Engineer
6 13 (11.40%) Analyst
6 13 (11.40%) Applications Developer
7 12 (10.53%) Telecoms Developer
8 10 (8.77%) Voice Engineer
9 8 (7.02%) PHP Developer
10 7 (6.14%) Telecoms Analyst
10 7 (6.14%) Voice Network Engineer
11 6 (5.26%) Account Manager
11 6 (5.26%) Data Network Engineer
11 6 (5.26%) Sales Manager
12 5 (4.39%) Installations Engineer
12 5 (4.39%) MySQL Developer
12 5 (4.39%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (31.58%) CSS
1 36 (31.58%) HTML
2 26 (22.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 18 (15.79%) jQuery
4 16 (14.04%) .NET
5 14 (12.28%) HTML5
6 13 (11.40%) Express
6 13 (11.40%) Node.js
6 13 (11.40%) Pug
6 13 (11.40%) Ruby on Rails
6 13 (11.40%) Smarty
7 12 (10.53%) Castle Windsor
7 12 (10.53%) Ninject
7 12 (10.53%) Spring.NET
7 12 (10.53%) Unity DI Container
7 12 (10.53%) WinForms
7 12 (10.53%) WPF
8 9 (7.89%) PhoneGap
8 9 (7.89%) React
8 9 (7.89%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (8.77%) Handset
3 9 (7.89%) IVR
4 6 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.51%) CCTV
6 4 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.51%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (3.51%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (3.51%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.18%) Linux
2 18 (15.79%) Windows
3 13 (11.40%) Android
4 9 (7.89%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.75%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.75%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (25.44%) Scrum
3 22 (19.30%) MVC
4 16 (14.04%) Kanban
4 16 (14.04%) TDD
5 15 (13.16%) Data Security
5 15 (13.16%) E-Commerce
5 15 (13.16%) Front End Development
6 12 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
6 12 (10.53%) Inversion of Control
6 12 (10.53%) MVVM
7 11 (9.65%) Mobile Device Management
8 10 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (8.77%) ITIL
8 10 (8.77%) Project Planning
9 9 (7.89%) Change Control
10 8 (7.02%) Configuration Management
10 8 (7.02%) Content Management
10 8 (7.02%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 40 (35.09%) JavaScript
2 27 (23.68%) PHP
3 16 (14.04%) C#
4 13 (11.40%) Ruby
5 10 (8.77%) Java
6 7 (6.14%) C
6 7 (6.14%) SQL
6 7 (6.14%) XPath
7 3 (2.63%) PHP 7
8 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (14.91%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (7.89%) CCNA
2 9 (7.89%) CCNP
3 2 (1.75%) Degree
4 1 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.14%) Docker
2 3 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.88%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (6.14%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.51%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (21.05%) Mitel
2 21 (18.42%) Cisco
3 17 (14.91%) Avaya
4 7 (6.14%) Adobe
4 7 (6.14%) MobileIron
5 6 (5.26%) hybris
5 6 (5.26%) IBM
6 5 (4.39%) Ericsson
6 5 (4.39%) Huawei
6 5 (4.39%) Nokia
6 5 (4.39%) Zend
7 4 (3.51%) SOTI
8 3 (2.63%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.63%) Nortel
9 2 (1.75%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.75%) Remedy
9 2 (1.75%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.75%) VMware
10 1 (0.88%) F5
10 1 (0.88%) Synology
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary plus corporate benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
IQ Telecom
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Wipro
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago