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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 202 171 189
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +18
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 8 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.52% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.01% 3.38% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 3
Average salary £35,000 £19,499 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.49% -44.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £19,200 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £33,400 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.32%
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
789 769 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.67% 15.42% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 672 667 740
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -8 4 £36,250 -
Solihull +4 2 £35,000 -
Staffordshire -3 1 £55,000 +77.41%
Shropshire - 1 £18,000 -
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 22 (68.75%) Telecoms
2 17 (53.13%) Windows
3 13 (40.63%) C#
3 13 (40.63%) .NET
3 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
3 13 (40.63%) Scrum
3 13 (40.63%) WinForms
3 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (40.63%) TDD
3 13 (40.63%) NUnit
3 13 (40.63%) WPF
3 13 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (40.63%) Kanban
3 13 (40.63%) Spring.NET
3 13 (40.63%) Dependency Injection
3 13 (40.63%) Inversion of Control
3 13 (40.63%) MSTest
3 13 (40.63%) MVVM
3 13 (40.63%) Rhino Mocks
3 13 (40.63%) Moq
3 13 (40.63%) Castle Windsor
3 13 (40.63%) Ninject
3 13 (40.63%) Unity DI Container
4 6 (18.75%) Service Management
5 4 (12.50%) Internet
5 4 (12.50%) DSL
5 4 (12.50%) C
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco
5 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 4 (12.50%) VoIP

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Internet
1 4 (12.50%) DSL
1 4 (12.50%) VoIP
1 4 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (9.38%) Wireless
2 3 (9.38%) VPN
2 3 (9.38%) MPLS
3 1 (3.13%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) NUnit
1 13 (40.63%) MSTest
1 13 (40.63%) Rhino Mocks
1 13 (40.63%) Moq
General
1 22 (68.75%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Military
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 13 (40.63%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Commercial Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Network Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Network Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Voice Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Data Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Communications Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) .NET
1 13 (40.63%) WinForms
1 13 (40.63%) WPF
1 13 (40.63%) Spring.NET
1 13 (40.63%) Castle Windsor
1 13 (40.63%) Ninject
1 13 (40.63%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (3.13%) HTML5
2 1 (3.13%) LAMP
2 1 (3.13%) Ext JS
2 1 (3.13%) jQuery
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Scrum
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (40.63%) TDD
1 13 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (40.63%) Kanban
1 13 (40.63%) Dependency Injection
1 13 (40.63%) MVVM
2 6 (18.75%) Service Management
3 4 (12.50%) Cyber Security
4 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) Change Management
5 2 (6.25%) Supplier Management
5 2 (6.25%) ITSM
6 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Time Management
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.13%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) C#
2 4 (12.50%) C
3 2 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco
2 3 (9.38%) F5
2 3 (9.38%) Riverbed
2 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
2 3 (9.38%) Websense
2 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago