The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband 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 Broadband over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 208 205 206
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 12 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.37% 1.09% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 7
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Broadband
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
875 917 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.39% 16.75% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 789 745 790
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Broadband
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Broadband Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Broadband
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Broadband across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Broadband Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Broadband
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 Broadband within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Birmingham +7 4 £25,500 +2.00% 2
Coventry -5 4 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Solihull +4 2 £36,250 -
Worcestershire - 2 - -
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Broadband 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 Broadband.

1 15 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 9 (42.86%) .NET
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
3 8 (38.10%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) C#
3 8 (38.10%) VB
3 8 (38.10%) VB.NET
3 8 (38.10%) Scrum
3 8 (38.10%) WinForms
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) TDD
3 8 (38.10%) NUnit
3 8 (38.10%) WPF
3 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (38.10%) Kanban
3 8 (38.10%) Dependency Injection
3 8 (38.10%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (38.10%) MSTest
3 8 (38.10%) MVVM
3 8 (38.10%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (38.10%) Moq
3 8 (38.10%) Castle Windsor
3 8 (38.10%) Ninject
3 8 (38.10%) Unity DI Container
3 8 (38.10%) Spring.NET
4 4 (19.05%) Change Management
5 3 (14.29%) SLA
5 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 3 (14.29%) Office 365
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Broadband 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 Broadband. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) VoIP
1 2 (9.52%) SNMP
1 2 (9.52%) Wireless
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (9.52%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) NUnit
1 8 (38.10%) MSTest
1 8 (38.10%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (38.10%) Moq
General
1 15 (71.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Commercial Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Installations Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
2 8 (38.10%) WinForms
2 8 (38.10%) WPF
2 8 (38.10%) Spring.NET
2 8 (38.10%) Castle Windsor
2 8 (38.10%) Ninject
2 8 (38.10%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Scrum
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (38.10%) TDD
1 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (38.10%) Kanban
1 8 (38.10%) Dependency Injection
1 8 (38.10%) MVVM
2 4 (19.05%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Network Design
4 1 (4.76%) Line Management
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) C#
1 8 (38.10%) VB
1 8 (38.10%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) CCNP
1 2 (9.52%) CCNA
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco
1 2 (9.52%) Avaya
1 2 (9.52%) VMware
1 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
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