The table below looks at the statistics for 4G 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 4G over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
4G
Rank 197 - 203
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing 4G 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% - 0.021%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.05% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £51,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-22.33% +21.17%
4G
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
761 775 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.45% 17.52% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 677 608 695
Average salary £35,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

4G
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the West Midlands region.

4G Salary Trend in the West Midlands

4G
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 4G within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Warwickshire - 5 - -
Birmingham - 1 £27,500 - 1
Coventry - 1 - -
Solihull - 1 - - 1
4G
England

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing 4G 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 4G.

1 16 (76.19%) Telecoms
2 15 (71.43%) Degree
2 15 (71.43%) Resource Management
2 15 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 11 (52.38%) TETRA
3 11 (52.38%) PRINCE2
4 9 (42.86%) ITIL
5 8 (38.10%) GPRS
6 7 (33.33%) ISEB
7 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (28.57%) Cisco
7 6 (28.57%) Coaching
8 5 (23.81%) HND
8 5 (23.81%) Windows
9 4 (19.05%) HNC
9 4 (19.05%) VPN
9 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
9 4 (19.05%) Project Management
9 4 (19.05%) Service Management
9 4 (19.05%) Internet
9 4 (19.05%) 3G
9 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
10 3 (14.29%) Statistics
10 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (14.29%) SQL
11 2 (9.52%) HTML
11 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
11 2 (9.52%) CSS
11 2 (9.52%) Android

4G
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing 4G 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 4G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) TETRA
2 8 (38.10%) GPRS
3 4 (19.05%) VPN
3 4 (19.05%) Internet
3 4 (19.05%) 3G
4 2 (9.52%) 2G
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) MIMO
5 1 (4.76%) Firewall
5 1 (4.76%) Wireless
5 1 (4.76%) LTE
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) VoIP
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.76%) DNS
5 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.76%) IPv4
5 1 (4.76%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
General
1 16 (76.19%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Configuration Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Design Authority
3 1 (4.76%) IP Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Implementation Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) HTML5
2 1 (4.76%) Symfony
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
2 3 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.76%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Android
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Resource Management
2 11 (52.38%) PRINCE2
3 9 (42.86%) ITIL
4 6 (28.57%) Coaching
5 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
5 4 (19.05%) Project Management
5 4 (19.05%) Service Management
6 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (4.76%) Validation
7 1 (4.76%) MVC
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
2 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) Degree
1 15 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) ISEB
3 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (23.81%) HND
5 4 (19.05%) HNC
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (4.76%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) LANDesk
2 1 (4.76%) Apple
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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