The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 220 197 197
Rank change year-on-year
-23 0
Permanent jobs citing 3G 2 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.035% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.83% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 3
Average salary £43,375 £22,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.15% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £47,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.22% +11.17%
3G
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 West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
964 844 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.77% 15.87% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 807 687 651
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,457 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £52,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

3G
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

3G Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3G
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Birmingham -18 1 £47,500 +115.90% 3
3G
England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing 3G 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 3G.

1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Citrix
2 10 (83.33%) Windows XP
2 10 (83.33%) LAN
2 10 (83.33%) WAN
2 10 (83.33%) Blackberry
2 10 (83.33%) LANDesk
3 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (75.00%) ITIL
3 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 8 (66.67%) McAfee
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (66.67%) SLA
4 8 (66.67%) MCSE
4 8 (66.67%) VoIP
4 8 (66.67%) Broadband
4 8 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (66.67%) PDA
4 8 (66.67%) XenApp
5 7 (58.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (58.33%) Asset Management
5 7 (58.33%) Service Management
5 7 (58.33%) Coaching
6 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000
7 2 (16.67%) MS Office
7 2 (16.67%) VPN
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco

3G
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing 3G 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 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) LAN
1 10 (83.33%) WAN
2 8 (66.67%) VoIP
2 8 (66.67%) Broadband
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) 4G
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) GPRS
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Law
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Service Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Implementation Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Blackberry
2 8 (66.67%) PDA
3 1 (8.33%) Statistics
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows XP
3 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000
6 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (8.33%) Android
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Service Management
2 7 (58.33%) Asset Management
2 7 (58.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (58.33%) Coaching
3 2 (16.67%) Document Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) MCSE
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Citrix
2 10 (83.33%) LANDesk
3 8 (66.67%) McAfee
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Interwoven
4 2 (16.67%) Apple
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