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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications (DECT)
Rank 217 - 204
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DECT 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.038% - 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.26% - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £31,250 - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £43,750 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+25.71% +68.26%
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
784 766 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.75% 15.59% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 662 663 750
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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
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 DECT within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 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 - 2 £31,250 -
DECT
England

DECT
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 24 April 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