Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 85 83
Rank change year-on-year -44 -2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 69 119 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.78% 3.04% 3.03%
As % of the General category 4.73% 7.06% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 91 108 165
Birmingham median annual salary £30,000 £34,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% -31.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £8,775 £27,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £81,250
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% -13.79% -3.33%

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 1,458 1,686 1,850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 37.67% 43.04% 38.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,067 1,309 1,317
Birmingham median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%

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 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 18 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.64%) Finance
3 16 (23.19%) Banking
3 16 (23.19%) SaaS
4 15 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (20.29%) Retail
6 13 (18.84%) Driving Licence
6 13 (18.84%) Defect Management
6 13 (18.84%) QA
6 13 (18.84%) Integration Testing
6 13 (18.84%) Scrum
6 13 (18.84%) CRM
7 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
8 11 (15.94%) ITIL
9 10 (14.49%) BT
10 8 (11.59%) Windows
10 8 (11.59%) SMS
11 7 (10.14%) Project Management
11 7 (10.14%) Degree
12 6 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (8.70%) PRINCE2
12 6 (8.70%) Data Analysis
13 5 (7.25%) Business Development
13 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
13 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
13 5 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (7.25%) Big Data
14 4 (5.80%) Time Management

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 (1.45%) JBoss
1 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.19%) SaaS
2 4 (5.80%) Office 365
3 1 (1.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) SMS
2 3 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.90%) DNS
4 1 (1.45%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (1.45%) DWDM
4 1 (1.45%) Firewall
4 1 (1.45%) Internet
4 1 (1.45%) LAN
4 1 (1.45%) Network Security
4 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.45%) VoIP
4 1 (1.45%) VoLTE
4 1 (1.45%) VoWiFi
4 1 (1.45%) VPN
4 1 (1.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) Big Data
General
1 17 (24.64%) Finance
2 16 (23.19%) Banking
3 14 (20.29%) Retail
4 4 (5.80%) Law
4 4 (5.80%) Legal
5 3 (4.35%) Automotive
5 3 (4.35%) Back Office
5 3 (4.35%) French Language
5 3 (4.35%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.90%) Marketing
7 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (24.64%) Analyst
2 15 (21.74%) Business Analyst
3 14 (20.29%) IT Engineer
4 12 (17.39%) Consultant
5 11 (15.94%) Implementation Consultant
6 8 (11.59%) Implementation Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Architect
7 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 5 (7.25%) IT Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Account Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Business Consultant
8 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Customer Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Data Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Business Development Executive
9 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) SaaS Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) CGI
2 1 (1.45%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.45%) EJB
2 1 (1.45%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (1.45%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.45%) HTML
2 1 (1.45%) Java EE
2 1 (1.45%) JSP
2 1 (1.45%) Servlets
2 1 (1.45%) Spring
2 1 (1.45%) Struts
2 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (18.84%) Driving Licence
3 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.35%) AS400
4 3 (4.35%) iSeries
5 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.45%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) Windows
2 4 (5.80%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.90%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.45%) Linux
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (18.84%) CRM
3 13 (18.84%) Defect Management
3 13 (18.84%) Integration Testing
3 13 (18.84%) Scrum
4 11 (15.94%) ITIL
5 7 (10.14%) Project Management
6 6 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 6 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 6 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (7.25%) Business Development
7 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.80%) Decision-Making
8 4 (5.80%) Service Management
8 4 (5.80%) Supplier Management
8 4 (5.80%) Time Management
9 3 (4.35%) Hardware Maintenance
9 3 (4.35%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.90%) Apex Code
1 2 (2.90%) SQL
2 1 (1.45%) Java
2 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.45%) PHP
2 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) CEH
3 1 (1.45%) CISSP
3 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.45%) OSCP
3 1 (1.45%) SANS
3 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.84%) QA
2 3 (4.35%) GDPR
3 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.45%) ISO 22301
4 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.49%) BT
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle
3 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.90%) SAP
4 1 (1.45%) Acme Packet
4 1 (1.45%) BroadSoft
4 1 (1.45%) Capita
4 1 (1.45%) GENBAND
4 1 (1.45%) Sonus
4 1 (1.45%) VMware