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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 228 208 226
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 9 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.22% 0.089%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 1.49% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 5
Median salary £21,250 £40,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.87% +60.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +25.83%
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
938 805 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.27% 14.99% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 719 697 779
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,395
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Broadband as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry -1 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Shropshire - 2 £18,000 -
Birmingham -29 1 £20,000 -21.56%
Walsall - 1 £22,500 -
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Broadband also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 10 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (28.57%) Electronics
2 4 (28.57%) Validation
2 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
2 4 (28.57%) xDSL
3 3 (21.43%) ADSL2
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (21.43%) VoIP
3 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (21.43%) VDSL
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Business Development
4 2 (14.29%) Local Government
4 2 (14.29%) Lagan
4 2 (14.29%) Northgate
4 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (14.29%) FrontRange
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (14.29%) SAP CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Sage
4 2 (14.29%) Finance
4 2 (14.29%) PMP
4 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (14.29%) Sage CRM
1 2 (14.29%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
1 4 (28.57%) xDSL
2 3 (21.43%) ADSL2
2 3 (21.43%) VDSL
2 3 (21.43%) VoIP
3 1 (7.14%) DSL
3 1 (7.14%) Intranet
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 10 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (28.57%) Electronics
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Front Office
3 2 (14.29%) Local Government
4 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Design Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) CRM Manager
3 2 (14.29%) CRM Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Sales Executive
3 2 (14.29%) Software Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) IT Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) FreeBSD
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Validation
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Business Development
2 2 (14.29%) CRM
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
2 2 (14.29%) Scrum
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) CAD
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Fault Management
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Apex Code
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) C++
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 2 (14.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (14.29%) FrontRange
2 2 (14.29%) Lagan
2 2 (14.29%) Northgate
2 2 (14.29%) Oneserve
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Sage
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) BT
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Draytek
3 1 (7.14%) EMC
3 1 (7.14%) NETGEAR
3 1 (7.14%) Virgin Media