The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 41 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing B2B 2 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.77% 2.99% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 3.64% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -6.25%
B2B
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
203 247 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 77.78% 82.06% 78.21%
Number of salaries quoted 186 178 166
Average salary £32,500 £41,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.73% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £30,000 £25,810
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing B2B across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

B2B
Salary Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing B2B across the Solihull region.

B2B Salary Trend in Solihull

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing B2B 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 B2B.

1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Network Management
2 3 (60.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) PABX
2 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Brocade
2 3 (60.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing B2B 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 B2B. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) VoIP
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) OSPF
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (60.00%) PABX
1 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (60.00%) Network Management
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Brocade
2 3 (60.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (60.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
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