The table below looks at the statistics for Symposium skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symposium over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nortel Networks Symposium
Rank 902 933 868
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -65
Permanent jobs citing Symposium 1 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.006% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.005% 0.034% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 8
Average salary £35,000 £46,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.32% +38.05%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £46,250 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-24.32% +38.05%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20204 20462 22582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.23% 16.94% 19.99%
Number of salaries quoted 16033 16204 18194
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Symposium
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Symposium Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Symposium
Salary Trend

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

Symposium Salary Trend in the UK

Symposium
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symposium within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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 +26 1 £35,000 -24.32%
Birmingham +1 1 £35,000 +7.69%
West Midlands -18 1 £35,000 -7.89%

Symposium
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Symposium 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 Symposium.

1 11 (57.89%) Marketing
2 9 (47.37%) Finance
3 8 (42.11%) Advertising
3 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
3 8 (42.11%) SEO
3 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce
3 8 (42.11%) WordPress
3 8 (42.11%) Social Media
3 8 (42.11%) Analytics
3 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (42.11%) Google
3 8 (42.11%) Pay per click
3 8 (42.11%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (31.58%) Nortel
5 5 (26.32%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
6 4 (21.05%) Billing
6 4 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (21.05%) CCNA
6 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (21.05%) MS Office
6 4 (21.05%) Windows
6 4 (21.05%) Firewall
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (21.05%) Avaya
7 3 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (15.79%) Project Management
7 3 (15.79%) LAN

Symposium
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Symposium 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 Symposium. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (42.11%) WordPress
2 3 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
1 4 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) WAN
2 3 (15.79%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) VoIP
3 2 (10.53%) Internet
3 2 (10.53%) Nortel Meridian
3 2 (10.53%) Network Security
General
1 11 (57.89%) Marketing
2 9 (47.37%) Finance
3 8 (42.11%) Advertising
3 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
4 4 (21.05%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Website Manager
1 8 (42.11%) SEO Manager
2 7 (36.84%) Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Telecoms Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Marketing Executive
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Communications Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Communications Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Social Media
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Hedge funds
3 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
1 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce
1 8 (42.11%) SEO
1 8 (42.11%) Pay per click
1 8 (42.11%) Digital Marketing
1 8 (42.11%) Analytics
2 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
2 3 (15.79%) CRM
2 3 (15.79%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.26%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) CCNA
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) MCP
3 2 (10.53%) HND
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Google
2 6 (31.58%) Nortel
3 4 (21.05%) Avaya
4 2 (10.53%) Juniper
4 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.53%) Symantec
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft