The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NEC products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NEC over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the NEC Corporation.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NEC
Rank 940 956 987
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +31
Permanent jobs citing NEC 16 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.021% 0.006%
As % of the Vendors category 0.034% 0.044% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 2
Average salary £22,250 £37,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.66% -29.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,000 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £50,350 £66,600
UK excluding London average salary £22,250 £37,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year
-40.66% -29.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46999 52104 55699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.48% 46.92% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38412 41694 44619
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

NEC
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NEC within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

NEC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NEC
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NEC within the UK.

NEC Salary Trend in the UK

NEC
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NEC within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
England -2 16 £22,250 -40.66% 1
West Midlands - 8 £20,500 -
South East +35 5 £28,500 -35.95%
Coventry - 4 - -
Reading +26 3 £28,500 -43.00%
Berkshire +11 3 £28,500 -35.95%
Dudley - 3 £20,500 -
East Midlands -10 2 £20,000 -46.66%
Northamptonshire - 2 £20,000 -
Northampton - 2 £20,000 -
Hampshire +18 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £29,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £24,000 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 £29,000 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £24,000 -
Ringwood - 1 - -
South West - 1 £24,000 -

NEC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing NEC 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 NEC.

1 19 (52.78%) Telecoms
2 18 (50.00%) Mitel
3 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
4 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 11 (30.56%) WAN
5 11 (30.56%) Cisco
5 11 (30.56%) Panasonic
6 10 (27.78%) LAN
7 9 (25.00%) PBX
8 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (19.44%) Avaya
8 7 (19.44%) CCNA
8 7 (19.44%) VoIP
9 6 (16.67%) Windows
9 6 (16.67%) SQL
9 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (13.89%) Validation
10 5 (13.89%) Time Management
10 5 (13.89%) ITIL
10 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
10 5 (13.89%) Dell
11 4 (11.11%) People Management
11 4 (11.11%) Driving Licence
11 4 (11.11%) Electronics
11 4 (11.11%) Finance
11 4 (11.11%) CCTV
12 3 (8.33%) Mentor Graphics
12 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
12 3 (8.33%) Automotive
12 3 (8.33%) Data Centre

NEC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing NEC 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 NEC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) WAN
2 10 (27.78%) LAN
3 9 (25.00%) PBX
4 7 (19.44%) VoIP
5 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
6 3 (8.33%) Firewall
6 3 (8.33%) VPN
6 3 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (5.56%) BGP
7 2 (5.56%) DHCP
7 2 (5.56%) DNS
7 2 (5.56%) FTP
7 2 (5.56%) IPsec
7 2 (5.56%) IPv4
7 2 (5.56%) Junos
7 2 (5.56%) OSPF
7 2 (5.56%) PSTN
7 2 (5.56%) SSL
7 2 (5.56%) Unified Communications
7 2 (5.56%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (52.78%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Electronics
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Automotive
4 1 (2.78%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Telecoms Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (13.89%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Field Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Support Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Mitel Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) 1st Line Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Design Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Telecoms Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Telephony Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) EDI
1 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) CCTV
2 4 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (8.33%) Telematics
4 2 (5.56%) Handset
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) ITIL
1 5 (13.89%) Time Management
1 5 (13.89%) Validation
2 4 (11.11%) People Management
3 3 (8.33%) High Availability
3 3 (8.33%) Project Management
3 3 (8.33%) Schematic Capture
3 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.56%) Change Management
4 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (2.78%) B2B
5 1 (2.78%) Business Development
5 1 (2.78%) Change Control
5 1 (2.78%) Competitive Intelligence
5 1 (2.78%) Line Management
5 1 (2.78%) Network Management
5 1 (2.78%) Product Management
5 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) C
2 3 (8.33%) C++
2 3 (8.33%) Embedded C
2 3 (8.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) CCNA
1 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) JNCIA
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) HND
3 1 (2.78%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.33%) Firmware
2 2 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (5.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Mitel
2 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
3 11 (30.56%) Cisco
3 11 (30.56%) Panasonic
4 7 (19.44%) Avaya
5 5 (13.89%) Dell
6 3 (8.33%) Atmel
6 3 (8.33%) BT
6 3 (8.33%) Draytek
6 3 (8.33%) EMC
6 3 (8.33%) Freescale
6 3 (8.33%) Fujitsu
6 3 (8.33%) Mentor Graphics
6 3 (8.33%) Nortel
6 3 (8.33%) Siemens
7 2 (5.56%) Ericsson
7 2 (5.56%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.56%) Juniper
7 2 (5.56%) Toshiba
7 2 (5.56%) VMware