The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA)
Rank - 208 212
Permanent jobs citing TETRA 0 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.83% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 7
Average salary - £47,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +39.70%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+44.44% +4.04%
TETRA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
995 847 1152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.35% 16.48% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 863 686 977
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,646
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) PBX
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Nortel
2 1 (33.33%) Motorola
2 1 (33.33%) Siemens
2 1 (33.33%) DASS2
2 1 (33.33%) DPNSS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall

TETRA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1 (33.33%) GSM
1 1 (33.33%) PBX
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DASS2
1 1 (33.33%) DPNSS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Nortel
1 1 (33.33%) Motorola
1 1 (33.33%) Siemens