The first table below looks at the demand for Internet 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 Internet over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 78 107 90
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -17
Permanent jobs citing Internet 168 106 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.12% 1.90% 2.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.11% 11.55% 12.81%
Number of salaries quoted 135 100 68
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,100 £45,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,375 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
879 918 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.30% 16.49% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 725 772 735
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Internet
England

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Internet
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Internet Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Internet
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Internet Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Internet
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 Internet within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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 +13 39 £45,000 +15.38% 6
Coventry +18 30 £49,000 +58.06% 4
Staffordshire -1 26 £30,000 -12.40% 3
Solihull +16 22 £35,000 - 2
Warwickshire +14 17 £36,500 +35.18% 3
Worcestershire +7 13 £30,000 +5.26% 1
Shropshire - 10 - -
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 86 (32.21%) .NET
2 70 (26.22%) C#
3 68 (25.47%) Microsoft
4 63 (23.60%) SQL Server
5 62 (23.22%) ASP.NET
5 62 (23.22%) Windows
6 61 (22.85%) Cisco
7 56 (20.97%) WAN
8 44 (16.48%) JavaScript
9 42 (15.73%) LAN
10 41 (15.36%) MS Excel
11 40 (14.98%) TCP/IP
11 40 (14.98%) VPN
12 39 (14.61%) HTML
13 38 (14.23%) CSS
13 38 (14.23%) Intranet
14 37 (13.86%) Firewall
15 34 (12.73%) Active Directory
16 33 (12.36%) Finance
17 32 (11.99%) Windows Server 2008
18 31 (11.61%) Telecoms
19 29 (10.86%) MS Office
20 28 (10.49%) SQL
20 28 (10.49%) Windows Server 2003
21 27 (10.11%) E-Commerce
21 27 (10.11%) Degree
22 26 (9.74%) SCCM
22 26 (9.74%) VB.NET
22 26 (9.74%) MS Exchange
23 25 (9.36%) Web Services

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (9.74%) MS Exchange
2 16 (5.99%) SharePoint
3 15 (5.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 14 (5.24%) IIS
4 14 (5.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (2.25%) CMS
7 6 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.87%) Node.js
8 5 (1.87%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (1.50%) Umbraco
10 3 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.12%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (1.12%) Drupal
10 3 (1.12%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.75%) Lync
12 1 (0.37%) Confluence
12 1 (0.37%) Apache
12 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 41 (15.36%) MS Excel
2 29 (10.86%) MS Office
3 2 (0.75%) MS Project
3 2 (0.75%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.87%) Summit
3 2 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.37%) Cordys
4 1 (0.37%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.37%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.37%) Exchequer
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.00%) Office 365
2 2 (0.75%) SaaS
2 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 56 (20.97%) WAN
2 42 (15.73%) LAN
3 40 (14.98%) TCP/IP
3 40 (14.98%) VPN
4 38 (14.23%) Intranet
5 37 (13.86%) Firewall
6 16 (5.99%) MPLS
7 13 (4.87%) Network Security
7 13 (4.87%) VoIP
8 11 (4.12%) ADSL
9 10 (3.75%) Extranet
10 9 (3.37%) DNS
10 9 (3.37%) BGP
11 8 (3.00%) OSPF
12 7 (2.62%) SAN
12 7 (2.62%) GPRS
12 7 (2.62%) DHCP
12 7 (2.62%) Ethernet
13 6 (2.25%) VPLS
14 5 (1.87%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (23.60%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
2 12 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (4.12%) MySQL
3 11 (4.12%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.75%) Cognos Query Studio
4 10 (3.75%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 10 (3.75%) Cognos Report Studio
4 10 (3.75%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 10 (3.75%) IBM InfoSphere
4 10 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (3.75%) OLAP
4 10 (3.75%) Oracle OLAP
4 10 (3.75%) InterSystems Cache
5 8 (3.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.62%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.25%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.87%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 10 (3.75%) Subversion
2 9 (3.37%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.87%) NUnit
3 5 (1.87%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.87%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.37%) Maven
5 1 (0.37%) JIRA
5 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.37%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (0.37%) Moq
5 1 (0.37%) MSTest
5 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.37%) Ant
5 1 (0.37%) ProC
General
1 33 (12.36%) Finance
2 31 (11.61%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.62%) Automotive
4 12 (4.49%) Retail
5 7 (2.62%) Marketing
6 5 (1.87%) Games
7 3 (1.12%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.75%) Legal
9 1 (0.37%) Local Government
9 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 104 (38.95%) Developer
2 44 (16.48%) Analyst
3 25 (9.36%) .NET Developer
4 24 (8.99%) Web Developer
5 22 (8.24%) Consultant
6 17 (6.37%) Support Analyst
6 17 (6.37%) Support Engineer
6 17 (6.37%) Software Developer
7 16 (5.99%) Applications Developer
8 13 (4.87%) Network Engineer
9 12 (4.49%) Java Developer
10 11 (4.12%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (4.12%) Senior Developer
11 10 (3.75%) 2nd Line Support
11 10 (3.75%) Web Designer
11 10 (3.75%) Designer
11 10 (3.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 8 (3.00%) Network Security Engineer
12 8 (3.00%) Senior Network Engineer
12 8 (3.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (32.21%) .NET
2 62 (23.22%) ASP.NET
3 39 (14.61%) HTML
4 38 (14.23%) CSS
5 25 (9.36%) Web Services
6 23 (8.61%) XML
6 23 (8.61%) jQuery
7 16 (5.99%) HTML5
8 15 (5.62%) CSS3
9 14 (5.24%) .NET Framework
10 13 (4.87%) WCF
11 12 (4.49%) J2EE
12 11 (4.12%) Java EE
12 11 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 7 (2.62%) Ajax
15 5 (1.87%) ASP.NET Web API
15 5 (1.87%) RESTful
15 5 (1.87%) Razor View Engine
15 5 (1.87%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.99%) Management Information System
2 13 (4.87%) Blackberry
3 12 (4.49%) Mobile App
3 12 (4.49%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.75%) IVR
6 8 (3.00%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.87%) Internet of Things
7 5 (1.87%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.87%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.50%) Clustering
8 4 (1.50%) Statistics
9 2 (0.75%) DTV
9 2 (0.75%) Replication
9 2 (0.75%) iPad
9 2 (0.75%) iPhone
9 2 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.75%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.37%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.37%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 62 (23.22%) Windows
2 32 (11.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (10.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (8.61%) Linux
4 23 (8.61%) Windows 7
5 18 (6.74%) Windows XP
6 14 (5.24%) UNIX
7 13 (4.87%) Windows 8
8 12 (4.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (2.62%) Android
10 6 (2.25%) Solaris
11 5 (1.87%) CentOS
12 4 (1.50%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.12%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.37%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (10.11%) E-Commerce
2 24 (8.99%) Scrum
3 23 (8.61%) MVC
4 21 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (7.49%) OOP
6 17 (6.37%) Project Management
7 13 (4.87%) TDD
7 13 (4.87%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (4.87%) Workflow
8 12 (4.49%) OO
8 12 (4.49%) Web Development
9 11 (4.12%) Load Balancing
9 11 (4.12%) PRINCE2
9 11 (4.12%) Network Monitoring
10 10 (3.75%) Web Application Development
10 10 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (3.75%) CRM
11 9 (3.37%) Network Architecture
12 8 (3.00%) Security Management
12 8 (3.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 70 (26.22%) C#
2 44 (16.48%) JavaScript
3 28 (10.49%) SQL
4 26 (9.74%) VB.NET
5 20 (7.49%) Java
6 15 (5.62%) VB
7 14 (5.24%) PHP
8 11 (4.12%) PL/SQL
9 10 (3.75%) Delphi
9 10 (3.75%) MUMPS
10 9 (3.37%) Perl
11 8 (3.00%) Python
12 7 (2.62%) C
13 6 (2.25%) T-SQL
13 6 (2.25%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.87%) PHP5
14 5 (1.87%) Ruby
15 4 (1.50%) Assembly Language
16 3 (1.12%) PowerShell
16 3 (1.12%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (10.11%) Degree
2 21 (7.87%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (7.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (4.87%) MCP
5 10 (3.75%) CCNP
5 10 (3.75%) Security Cleared
6 8 (3.00%) CCSP
7 6 (2.25%) CCIE
7 6 (2.25%) CCNA
8 5 (1.87%) CCIP
8 5 (1.87%) MCSE
8 5 (1.87%) HND
8 5 (1.87%) MCAD
8 5 (1.87%) MCSD
9 4 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.12%) MCSA
11 2 (0.75%) CCSA
11 2 (0.75%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.25%) SLA
2 1 (0.37%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (12.73%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.49%) Terminal Services
4 6 (2.25%) Squid
5 5 (1.87%) Terminal Server
6 3 (1.12%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.75%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.37%) vSphere
8 1 (0.37%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 26 (9.74%) SCCM
2 10 (3.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (2.62%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.87%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (1.50%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.50%) SCOM
6 3 (1.12%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.37%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 68 (25.47%) Microsoft
2 61 (22.85%) Cisco
3 23 (8.61%) VMware
4 18 (6.74%) Oracle
4 18 (6.74%) Citrix
5 14 (5.24%) Juniper
6 12 (4.49%) CheckPoint
7 10 (3.75%) Cognos
7 10 (3.75%) Adobe
7 10 (3.75%) Intel
7 10 (3.75%) Netezza
8 9 (3.37%) HP
9 8 (3.00%) Apple
10 7 (2.62%) Fortinet
11 6 (2.25%) EMC
12 5 (1.87%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.87%) Business Objects
12 5 (1.87%) Symantec
13 3 (1.12%) Finjan
13 3 (1.12%) Panasonic
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum UPTO £50,000 BASIC + 30 days on call
Posted: 1 hour ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum UPTO £26,000 BASIC + 30 days on call
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £49000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Pension & Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17000 - £18700 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 30 Days Holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Uniting Ambition
Posted: 8 days ago
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry, Midlands
Trinity
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Kenilworth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Airwave
Posted: 16 days ago