The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing 4G 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.29% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.72% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £29,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
4G
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 Solihull region.

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 55 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 17.01% 20.30% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 50 40 22
Average salary £39,500 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.21% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,370 £22,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

4G
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing 4G 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 4G.

1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Android

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing 4G 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 4G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Android
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) LANDesk