The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 36 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Internet 5 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.02% 3.33% 5.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.71% 31.43% 30.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 7
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Internet
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
34 35 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 13.71% 10.61% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 33
Average salary £40,000 £40,750 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% +20.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,248 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Internet
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Internet Salary Trend in Solihull

Internet
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Client/Server
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 4 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
2 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (57.14%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
5 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
5 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Intranet

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Intranet
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Junior
2 4 (57.14%) Junior Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Junior QA Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Junior Test Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) QA Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) QA Test Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) ICT Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) ICT Support
3 2 (28.57%) ICT Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) IT Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Client/Server
2 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Defect Tracking
1 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
1 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
2 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) HP