The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 126 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing 3G 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.046% 0.37% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 2.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +12.50%
3G
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
366 339 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.86% 15.82% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 291 312 270
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

3G
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the Birmingham region.

3G Salary Trend in Birmingham

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing 3G also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3G.

1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Interwoven
2 3 (75.00%) Apple
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 2000
2 3 (75.00%) Document Management
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (75.00%) LANDesk
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Law
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing 3G also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) 4G
General
1 1 (25.00%) Law
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 2000
1 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Interwoven
2 3 (75.00%) Apple
2 3 (75.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco