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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 55 57
Rank change year-on-year -13 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 59 99 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.16% 4.14% 3.79%
As % of the General category 7.85% 10.90% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55 86 49
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £76,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,493 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.46% -8.43%  

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 752 908 600
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 40.24% 38.01% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 598 677 471
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
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 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 38 (29.69%) Cisco
2 32 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 31 (24.22%) HTML
3 31 (24.22%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (24.22%) VoIP
3 31 (24.22%) Finance
4 28 (21.88%) Firewall
5 27 (21.09%) Mitel
6 26 (20.31%) Java
6 26 (20.31%) CSS
7 24 (18.75%) Avaya
7 24 (18.75%) Banking
8 23 (17.97%) .NET
9 21 (16.41%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (14.06%) Project Planning
10 18 (14.06%) ITIL
10 18 (14.06%) CCNP
10 18 (14.06%) WAN
10 18 (14.06%) MVC
11 17 (13.28%) LAN
11 17 (13.28%) Retail
12 16 (12.50%) Linux
12 16 (12.50%) C#
13 15 (11.72%) CCNA
14 14 (10.94%) VLAN
14 14 (10.94%) SQL Server
14 14 (10.94%) Wi-Fi
14 14 (10.94%) Front End Development
15 13 (10.16%) Change Control
15 13 (10.16%) MS Excel

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 6 (4.69%) WebSphere
2 5 (3.91%) CMS
3 4 (3.13%) Apache
3 4 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.13%) JBoss
3 4 (3.13%) nginx
3 4 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (10.16%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.47%) MS Office
3 4 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.13%) MS Project
3 4 (3.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.25%) SaaS
2 4 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.13%) Amazon S3
2 4 (3.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (24.22%) VoIP
2 28 (21.88%) Firewall
3 18 (14.06%) WAN
4 17 (13.28%) LAN
5 14 (10.94%) VLAN
5 14 (10.94%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (9.38%) Internet
7 11 (8.59%) SSL
8 9 (7.03%) MPLS
9 7 (5.47%) Broadband
9 7 (5.47%) IPsec
9 7 (5.47%) Network Security
9 7 (5.47%) PABX
9 7 (5.47%) SSH
9 7 (5.47%) VPN
9 7 (5.47%) WLAN
10 6 (4.69%) TCP/IP
11 5 (3.91%) ADSL
11 5 (3.91%) OSPF
12 4 (3.13%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.47%) Big Data
3 5 (3.91%) MySQL
3 5 (3.91%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (3.13%) DB2
4 4 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.13%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.91%) gulp
2 5 (3.91%) Moq
2 5 (3.91%) MSTest
2 5 (3.91%) NUnit
2 5 (3.91%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (3.91%) Subversion
3 4 (3.13%) PhantomJS
3 4 (3.13%) webpack
4 2 (1.56%) Mocha
5 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (24.22%) Finance
2 24 (18.75%) Banking
3 17 (13.28%) Retail
4 9 (7.03%) Marketing
5 5 (3.91%) Electronics
5 5 (3.91%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.91%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (28.91%) Developer
2 29 (22.66%) Network Engineer
3 20 (15.63%) HTML CSS Developer
3 20 (15.63%) HTML Developer
4 16 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 15 (11.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 15 (11.72%) JavaScript Developer
6 12 (9.38%) Voice Engineer
7 11 (8.59%) Analyst
8 9 (7.03%) Architect
9 7 (5.47%) Voice Network Engineer
10 6 (4.69%) Consultant
10 6 (4.69%) Data Network Engineer
10 6 (4.69%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.69%) Telecoms Developer
11 5 (3.91%) MySQL Developer
11 5 (3.91%) PHP Developer
11 5 (3.91%) Senior MySQL Developer
11 5 (3.91%) Senior PHP Developer
11 5 (3.91%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (24.22%) HTML
2 26 (20.31%) CSS
3 23 (17.97%) .NET
4 11 (8.59%) ASP.NET
4 11 (8.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (5.47%) AngularJS
5 7 (5.47%) HTML5
5 7 (5.47%) jQuery
6 5 (3.91%) .NET Framework
6 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (3.91%) Castle Windsor
6 5 (3.91%) Java EE
6 5 (3.91%) LAMP
6 5 (3.91%) Laravel
6 5 (3.91%) Ninject
6 5 (3.91%) Spring.NET
6 5 (3.91%) Symfony
6 5 (3.91%) WinForms
6 5 (3.91%) WPF
6 5 (3.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.59%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (7.81%) Handset
3 7 (5.47%) IVR
4 6 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.34%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.78%) PMI
7 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.50%) Linux
2 11 (8.59%) Windows
3 4 (3.13%) Unix
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.41%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (14.06%) ITIL
2 18 (14.06%) MVC
2 18 (14.06%) Project Planning
3 14 (10.94%) Front End Development
4 13 (10.16%) Change Control
5 12 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 12 (9.38%) Scrum
6 10 (7.81%) E-Commerce
6 10 (7.81%) Kanban
6 10 (7.81%) TDD
7 9 (7.03%) Web Development
8 7 (5.47%) Change Management
8 7 (5.47%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (5.47%) Problem Management
8 7 (5.47%) Project Management
8 7 (5.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (5.47%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (4.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (20.31%) Java
3 16 (12.50%) C#
4 10 (7.81%) SQL
5 7 (5.47%) PHP
5 7 (5.47%) Python
6 6 (4.69%) C
7 4 (3.13%) XPath
8 2 (1.56%) Ruby
9 1 (0.78%) Groovy
9 1 (0.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (24.22%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (14.06%) CCNP
3 15 (11.72%) CCNA
4 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.78%) CCIE
5 1 (0.78%) CISA
5 1 (0.78%) CISSP
5 1 (0.78%) Degree
5 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.78%) MRICS
5 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.81%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.13%) Docker
2 1 (0.78%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (29.69%) Cisco
2 27 (21.09%) Mitel
3 24 (18.75%) Avaya
4 11 (8.59%) Huawei
5 7 (5.47%) Nokia
6 6 (4.69%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.91%) MobileIron
7 5 (3.91%) Oracle
7 5 (3.91%) Zend
8 4 (3.13%) Aerohive Networks
8 4 (3.13%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 4 (3.13%) Aruba
8 4 (3.13%) Ciena
8 4 (3.13%) Ericsson
8 4 (3.13%) Extreme Networks
8 4 (3.13%) Fortinet
8 4 (3.13%) Meraki
8 4 (3.13%) Palo Alto
8 4 (3.13%) Sourcefire
8 4 (3.13%) Tellabs
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