The first table below looks at the demand for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 112 - 106
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.20% - 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.18% - 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £25,000 - £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
339 303 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.84% 14.88% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 281 276 292
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,800 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Broadband
West Midlands

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Broadband
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Birmingham

Broadband
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Broadband 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 Broadband.

1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Panasonic
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) CTI
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) BT
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Legal

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Broadband 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 Broadband. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) VoIP
1 3 (60.00%) CTI
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Panasonic
2 1 (20.00%) BT