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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 210 195 201
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 13 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.43% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.46% 2.57% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 7
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
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
891 894 955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.32% 16.57% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 800 731 798
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
Coventry -9 6 £40,000 -12.08% 3
Solihull +11 3 £35,000 -
Birmingham -6 3 £25,500 +2.00%
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 16 (76.19%) Telecoms
2 8 (38.10%) Windows
3 7 (33.33%) .NET
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 6 (28.57%) VB
4 6 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 6 (28.57%) C#
4 6 (28.57%) Scrum
4 6 (28.57%) WinForms
4 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) TDD
4 6 (28.57%) NUnit
4 6 (28.57%) WPF
4 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (28.57%) Kanban
4 6 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (28.57%) MSTest
4 6 (28.57%) MVVM
4 6 (28.57%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (28.57%) Moq
4 6 (28.57%) Castle Windsor
4 6 (28.57%) Ninject
4 6 (28.57%) Spring.NET
4 6 (28.57%) Unity DI Container
5 4 (19.05%) Change Management
6 3 (14.29%) VoIP
6 3 (14.29%) SLA
6 3 (14.29%) Service Management
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) VoIP
2 2 (9.52%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.76%) SNMP
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) DSL
3 1 (4.76%) Wireless
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) NUnit
1 6 (28.57%) MSTest
1 6 (28.57%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (28.57%) Moq
General
1 16 (76.19%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Commercial Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Installations Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) Spring.NET
2 6 (28.57%) WinForms
2 6 (28.57%) WPF
2 6 (28.57%) Castle Windsor
2 6 (28.57%) Ninject
2 6 (28.57%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) Ext JS
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Scrum
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (28.57%) TDD
1 6 (28.57%) Kanban
1 6 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
1 6 (28.57%) MVVM
1 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (19.05%) Change Management
3 3 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) ITSM
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.76%) Process Management
5 1 (4.76%) Network Design
5 1 (4.76%) Time Management
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Cyber Security
5 1 (4.76%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C#
1 6 (28.57%) VB
1 6 (28.57%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCNP
1 1 (4.76%) CCNA
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco
1 2 (9.52%) Avaya
2 1 (4.76%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
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