The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 48 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.71% 0.36% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.06% 2.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -15.06%
Broadband
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
33 35 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 11.79% 12.73% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 30
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £37,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Broadband
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Solihull

Broadband
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) PBX
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Websense

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (33.33%) PBX
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Commercial Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Data Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Voice Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
1 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
1 1 (33.33%) F5
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Websense