The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 67 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing B2B 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.32% - 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% - 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £36,250 - £39,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 - £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 - £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
509 458 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 80.54% 73.75% 76.88%
Number of salaries quoted 432 387 325
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

B2B
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

B2B Salary Trend in Staffordshire

B2B
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing B2B across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

B2B Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

B2B
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £27,500 -
B2B
West Midlands

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
1 4 (57.14%) VLAN
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) CCIE
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) DMZ
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) WLAN
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) VLAN
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) WLAN
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) DMZ
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (14.29%) PowerCenter
1 1 (14.29%) DataStage
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (14.29%) BODI
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Network Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Relationships Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) ETL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
1 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Informatica
2 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos