Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 72 58
Rank change year-on-year -28 -14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 91 142 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.51% 3.42% 3.99%
As % of the General category 6.43% 8.56% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 72 148 173
Birmingham median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £20,750 £22,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £41,552 £39,000
% change year-on-year -9.75% +6.54% -13.33%

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 1,415 1,659 1,596
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 39.07% 40.00% 39.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,022 1,290 1,319
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,882 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +0.90% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.94% - -

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 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 28 (30.77%) Finance
2 23 (25.27%) Retail
3 21 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 19 (20.88%) ERP
5 18 (19.78%) HTML
5 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
5 18 (19.78%) PHP
5 18 (19.78%) Microsoft
5 18 (19.78%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (18.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 17 (18.68%) Git (software)
6 17 (18.68%) CSS
6 17 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (18.68%) Banking
7 16 (17.58%) Manufacturing
8 15 (16.48%) Electronics
8 15 (16.48%) WAN
8 15 (16.48%) AngularJS
9 14 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
9 14 (15.38%) Apple iOS
9 14 (15.38%) PhoneGap
9 14 (15.38%) Backbone.js
9 14 (15.38%) GitHub
9 14 (15.38%) GitLab
9 14 (15.38%) React
9 14 (15.38%) webpack
9 14 (15.38%) gulp
9 14 (15.38%) Android
9 14 (15.38%) HTML5
9 14 (15.38%) Marketing

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 (8.79%) WordPress
2 7 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (6.59%) Apache
3 6 (6.59%) CMS
3 6 (6.59%) nginx
4 3 (3.30%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (3.30%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.10%) JBoss
5 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.38%) GitHub
1 14 (15.38%) npm
2 7 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.59%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (6.59%) Amazon S3
3 6 (6.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.20%) Office 365
5 1 (1.10%) Fastly
5 1 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.48%) WAN
2 11 (12.09%) MPLS
3 9 (9.89%) LAN
3 9 (9.89%) VoIP
4 8 (8.79%) Ethernet
5 6 (6.59%) Wireless
6 5 (5.49%) WLAN
7 3 (3.30%) PBX
7 3 (3.30%) Skype
7 3 (3.30%) Telepresence
7 3 (3.30%) WebEx
8 2 (2.20%) ADSL
8 2 (2.20%) Firewall
9 1 (1.10%) DHCP
9 1 (1.10%) DNS
9 1 (1.10%) ISDN
9 1 (1.10%) PSTN
9 1 (1.10%) SMTP
9 1 (1.10%) VRRP
9 1 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.59%) Amazon RDS
1 6 (6.59%) MongoDB
1 6 (6.59%) MySQL
1 6 (6.59%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.10%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 17 (18.68%) Git (software)
2 14 (15.38%) GitLab
2 14 (15.38%) gulp
2 14 (15.38%) webpack
3 6 (6.59%) PhantomJS
4 3 (3.30%) Mocha
5 1 (1.10%) JUnit
5 1 (1.10%) Mockito
General
1 28 (30.77%) Finance
2 23 (25.27%) Retail
3 17 (18.68%) Banking
4 16 (17.58%) Manufacturing
5 15 (16.48%) Electronics
6 14 (15.38%) Marketing
7 2 (2.20%) Automotive
7 2 (2.20%) Billing
8 1 (1.10%) Advertising
8 1 (1.10%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (26.37%) Developer
2 17 (18.68%) HTML CSS Developer
2 17 (18.68%) HTML Developer
2 17 (18.68%) JavaScript Developer
3 15 (16.48%) Project Manager
4 11 (12.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (9.89%) IT Support
6 7 (7.69%) Business Development Executive
6 7 (7.69%) IT Manager
6 7 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) Delivery Project Manager
7 6 (6.59%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (6.59%) IT Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) IT Support Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) PHP Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Integration Developer
8 5 (5.49%) RPG Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Senior Manager
8 5 (5.49%) SQL Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Chief Technology Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.78%) HTML
2 17 (18.68%) CSS
2 17 (18.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 15 (16.48%) AngularJS
4 14 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
4 14 (15.38%) Backbone.js
4 14 (15.38%) HTML5
4 14 (15.38%) PhoneGap
4 14 (15.38%) React
4 14 (15.38%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 8 (8.79%) Sass
6 6 (6.59%) CodeIgniter
6 6 (6.59%) LAMP
6 6 (6.59%) Laravel
6 6 (6.59%) LEMP Stack
6 6 (6.59%) REST
6 6 (6.59%) SOAP
7 5 (5.49%) EDI
8 3 (3.30%) jQuery
8 3 (3.30%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.78%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.99%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.79%) Mobile App
4 7 (7.69%) NHS
5 6 (6.59%) Data Centre
6 5 (5.49%) AS400
6 5 (5.49%) iSeries
7 4 (4.40%) Handset
8 3 (3.30%) CCTV
9 2 (2.20%) CESG
9 2 (2.20%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (2.20%) Public Cloud
10 1 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (1.10%) mPOS
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.38%) Android
1 14 (15.38%) Apple iOS
2 9 (9.89%) Linux
3 8 (8.79%) Windows
3 8 (8.79%) Windows Server
4 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.08%) E-Commerce
2 19 (20.88%) ERP
3 17 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.19%) PRINCE2
4 12 (13.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (12.09%) Programme Management
6 10 (10.99%) Business Continuity
7 9 (9.89%) Project Management
8 8 (8.79%) Android Development
8 8 (8.79%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (8.79%) Front End Development
8 8 (8.79%) iOS Development
8 8 (8.79%) ITIL
8 8 (8.79%) Mobile Application Development
8 8 (8.79%) Six Sigma
9 7 (7.69%) Business Development
9 7 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.69%) IT Strategy
9 7 (7.69%) Service Management
9 7 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
1 18 (19.78%) PHP
2 8 (8.79%) Java
3 6 (6.59%) PHP 7
3 6 (6.59%) SQL
3 6 (6.59%) XPath
4 5 (5.49%) C
4 5 (5.49%) RPG
4 5 (5.49%) RPG IV
5 3 (3.30%) Ruby
6 1 (1.10%) Go
6 1 (1.10%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (5.49%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.40%) CCNP
3 3 (3.30%) CCNA
4 2 (2.20%) CCIE
5 1 (1.10%) APMP
5 1 (1.10%) CCDP
5 1 (1.10%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 1 (1.10%) CCIE Service Provider
5 1 (1.10%) Degree
5 1 (1.10%) HNC
5 1 (1.10%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) GDPR
2 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.10%) GCP
3 1 (1.10%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.10%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.10%) PMO
3 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.69%) Docker
2 7 (7.69%) Terminal Services
2 7 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.30%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.10%) Ansible
3 1 (1.10%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (19.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.79%) Adobe
3 7 (7.69%) Cisco
4 5 (5.49%) JD Edwards
5 3 (3.30%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (2.20%) Mitel
7 1 (1.10%) Apple
7 1 (1.10%) Avaya
7 1 (1.10%) Google
7 1 (1.10%) NEC
7 1 (1.10%) Panasonic
7 1 (1.10%) Remedy
7 1 (1.10%) SAP
7 1 (1.10%) ServiceNow