The table below looks at the statistics for DECT 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 DECT 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
Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications (DECT)
Rank - - 185
Permanent jobs citing DECT 0 0 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary - £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
DECT
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% -

DECT
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

DECT Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DECT
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

DECT Salary Trend in the West Midlands

DECT
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing DECT 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 DECT.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Handset
1 2 (100.00%) Mitel
1 2 (100.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management

DECT
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 DECT 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 DECT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Deskside Support
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Handset
1 2 (100.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Mitel