The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nortel Networks Symposium
Rank 869 861 874
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Symposium 12 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.008% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.059% 0.046% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 21
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -21.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £26,050 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,550 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £32,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -22.61%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20468 19663 21122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.58% 18.14% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 16386 15794 17412
Average salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symposium over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 within the UK.

Symposium Salary Histogram in the UK

Symposium
Top 10 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 1 August 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
England -55 12 £36,250 +11.53% 1
West Midlands +15 10 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Coventry +8 6 £40,000 +33.33%
Birmingham - 4 £32,500 - 1
South East -12 2 £52,500 -2.77%
Guildford +8 1 £22,000 -53.68%
Surrey -7 1 £22,000 -53.68%
West Sussex - 1 £52,500 -
Crawley - 1 £52,500 -
Gatwick - 1 £52,500 -

Symposium
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 19 (95.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (65.00%) Nortel
3 11 (55.00%) Avaya
4 10 (50.00%) Firewall
4 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (45.00%) Windows
5 9 (45.00%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (40.00%) Finance
7 7 (35.00%) SCCM
7 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
7 7 (35.00%) MS Office
7 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (30.00%) LAN
8 6 (30.00%) WAN
8 6 (30.00%) IVR
9 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (25.00%) Business Continuity
9 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (25.00%) Internet
10 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (20.00%) MCP
10 4 (20.00%) MCSE
10 4 (20.00%) Billing
11 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (15.00%) VMware
11 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
11 3 (15.00%) SLA
11 3 (15.00%) Citrix

Symposium
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Firewall
1 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (30.00%) LAN
2 6 (30.00%) WAN
3 5 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (10.00%) VoIP
4 2 (10.00%) Nortel Meridian
4 2 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (5.00%) VLAN
5 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.00%) DHCP
5 1 (5.00%) HTTP
5 1 (5.00%) VPN
5 1 (5.00%) DNS
5 1 (5.00%) DEFINITY
5 1 (5.00%) Telnet
General
1 19 (95.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (20.00%) Billing
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Telecoms Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) SCCM Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Network Support
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) IVR
2 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Network Management
3 2 (10.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.00%) Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) WFM
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (20.00%) MCP
1 4 (20.00%) MCSE
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Nortel
2 11 (55.00%) Avaya
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Verint
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
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