The first table below looks at the demand for TETRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TETRA over the 3 months to 25 July 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA)
Rank 225 209 211
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Permanent jobs citing TETRA 1 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.016% 0.095% 0.090%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.097% 0.59% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
Average salary £26,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.81% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £41,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+46.34% -13.68%
Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1034 841 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.93% 16.06% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 869 704 896
Average salary £35,000 £38,472 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.02% +9.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TETRA
England

TETRA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

TETRA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

TETRA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

TETRA Salary Trend in the South West

TETRA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TETRA within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset - 1 £26,500 -
TETRA
England

TETRA
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing TETRA 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 TETRA.

1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) VB
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) GSM
3 3 (42.86%) Motorola
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Siemens
4 1 (14.29%) DASS2
4 1 (14.29%) DPNSS
4 1 (14.29%) PBX
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Nortel
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP

TETRA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing TETRA 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 TETRA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) GSM
2 1 (14.29%) PBX
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) DASS2
2 1 (14.29%) DPNSS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Motorola
2 1 (14.29%) Siemens
2 1 (14.29%) Nortel