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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 103 92 73
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -19
Permanent jobs citing Internet 101 128 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.04% 2.56% 2.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.45% 15.26% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 85 121 94
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,850 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
751 839 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.19% 16.75% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 647 707 558
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Internet
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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 18 April 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 18 April 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -8 36 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Coventry +13 19 £32,500 +20.37% 3
Staffordshire -8 12 £39,500 +43.63% 2
Worcestershire +9 10 £29,000 +20.83%
Warwickshire -19 10 £35,000 +12.00% 1
Solihull +3 6 £45,000 +57.89% 1
Wolverhampton -8 3 £35,000 +52.17% 1
Shropshire +5 1 - -
Herefordshire - 1 - -
Internet
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Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 82 (34.31%) SQL Server
2 78 (32.64%) .NET
3 71 (29.71%) Microsoft
4 70 (29.29%) C#
5 68 (28.45%) JavaScript
5 68 (28.45%) Windows
6 60 (25.10%) HTML
7 51 (21.34%) SQL
8 47 (19.67%) ASP.NET
9 45 (18.83%) CSS
10 42 (17.57%) WAN
11 38 (15.90%) Intranet
12 35 (14.64%) LAN
12 35 (14.64%) MS Excel
13 34 (14.23%) Cisco
14 31 (12.97%) Active Directory
14 31 (12.97%) Java
15 30 (12.55%) VB.NET
15 30 (12.55%) Finance
15 30 (12.55%) VMware
16 29 (12.13%) OOP
17 28 (11.72%) Firewall
17 28 (11.72%) VMware Infrastructure
18 27 (11.30%) XML
18 27 (11.30%) PHP
19 26 (10.88%) Linux
20 25 (10.46%) VB
20 25 (10.46%) Retail
21 24 (10.04%) HTML5
21 24 (10.04%) VPN

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 23 (9.62%) SharePoint
2 20 (8.37%) MS Exchange
3 17 (7.11%) WebLogic
4 14 (5.86%) IIS
5 10 (4.18%) Oracle Application Server
5 10 (4.18%) IBM Notes
6 9 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (3.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (2.93%) Lotus Domino
9 6 (2.51%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (2.51%) iPlanet
10 5 (2.09%) Apache
10 5 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (1.67%) Umbraco
12 3 (1.26%) Node.js
13 2 (0.84%) Lync
13 2 (0.84%) WorkSite
13 2 (0.84%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.84%) CMS
Applications
1 35 (14.64%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.95%) MS Office
3 2 (0.84%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.84%) MS Project
4 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.35%) Oracle Retail
1 8 (3.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (3.35%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.67%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.42%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.93%) Office 365
2 5 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.84%) SaaS
4 1 (0.42%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 42 (17.57%) WAN
2 38 (15.90%) Intranet
3 35 (14.64%) LAN
4 28 (11.72%) Firewall
5 24 (10.04%) VPN
6 22 (9.21%) TCP/IP
7 17 (7.11%) SAN
8 14 (5.86%) Extranet
9 11 (4.60%) HTTP
10 9 (3.77%) ADSL
10 9 (3.77%) Network Security
11 8 (3.35%) DNS
12 6 (2.51%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (2.09%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (2.09%) Intrusion Detection
14 4 (1.67%) VoIP
14 4 (1.67%) Ethernet
15 3 (1.26%) DHCP
15 3 (1.26%) BIG-IP
15 3 (1.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (34.31%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.44%) InterSystems Cache
2 13 (5.44%) Oracle Database
2 13 (5.44%) Relational Database
3 10 (4.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (4.18%) RDBMS
4 9 (3.77%) MySQL
4 9 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (3.35%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (3.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (3.35%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.67%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.26%) OLAP
8 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.26%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (4.18%) Selenium
2 9 (3.77%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.35%) ProC
4 6 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.51%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.09%) NUnit
5 5 (2.09%) Subversion
5 5 (2.09%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (0.84%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.42%) JIRA
7 1 (0.42%) MSTest
7 1 (0.42%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.42%) Moq
7 1 (0.42%) Xdebug
General
1 30 (12.55%) Finance
2 25 (10.46%) Retail
3 15 (6.28%) Telecoms
4 14 (5.86%) Automotive
5 7 (2.93%) Games
6 6 (2.51%) Legal
7 5 (2.09%) Advertising
7 5 (2.09%) Marketing
8 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.84%) Publishing
8 2 (0.84%) Back Office
8 2 (0.84%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 94 (39.33%) Developer
2 35 (14.64%) Software Developer
3 27 (11.30%) Analyst
4 21 (8.79%) .NET Developer
5 17 (7.11%) Consultant
6 14 (5.86%) C# Developer
7 12 (5.02%) Web Developer
8 11 (4.60%) 2nd Line Support
9 10 (4.18%) QA Tester
9 10 (4.18%) Support Analyst
9 10 (4.18%) Support Engineer
9 10 (4.18%) Tester
9 10 (4.18%) Architect
9 10 (4.18%) Project Manager
10 9 (3.77%) Applications Consultant
10 9 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (3.35%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (3.35%) Oracle DBA
11 8 (3.35%) Oracle Developer
11 8 (3.35%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (32.64%) .NET
2 60 (25.10%) HTML
3 47 (19.67%) ASP.NET
4 45 (18.83%) CSS
5 27 (11.30%) XML
6 24 (10.04%) HTML5
7 23 (9.62%) jQuery
8 18 (7.53%) Ajax
8 18 (7.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (6.69%) Web Services
10 13 (5.44%) LAMP
11 11 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 9 (3.77%) SOAP
12 9 (3.77%) CSS3
13 8 (3.35%) .NET Framework
14 7 (2.93%) ODBC
14 7 (2.93%) XSL
14 7 (2.93%) RESTful
14 7 (2.93%) XPages
15 6 (2.51%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.69%) Clustering
2 13 (5.44%) IVR
3 11 (4.60%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.77%) Blackberry
5 8 (3.35%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.51%) PKI
6 6 (2.51%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.26%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.26%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.84%) Open Source
8 2 (0.84%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.84%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.84%) Replication
8 2 (0.84%) DTV
9 1 (0.42%) GIS
9 1 (0.42%) W3C
9 1 (0.42%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.42%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.42%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 68 (28.45%) Windows
2 26 (10.88%) Linux
3 19 (7.95%) UNIX
4 17 (7.11%) Windows 7
5 16 (6.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (6.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (5.86%) Windows XP
7 8 (3.35%) Windows 8
8 7 (2.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.51%) Solaris
10 4 (1.67%) AIX
11 1 (0.42%) Debian
11 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.42%) Android
11 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (12.13%) OOP
2 23 (9.62%) Project Management
3 22 (9.21%) E-Commerce
4 21 (8.79%) MVC
5 20 (8.37%) Scrum
6 17 (7.11%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (7.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (6.28%) TDD
8 13 (5.44%) PRINCE2
8 13 (5.44%) Web Development
9 12 (5.02%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (5.02%) Business Analysis
10 11 (4.60%) Risk Management
10 11 (4.60%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (4.60%) Test Scripting
10 11 (4.60%) Web Application Development
11 10 (4.18%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (4.18%) Automated Testing
12 9 (3.77%) Service Delivery
12 9 (3.77%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 70 (29.29%) C#
2 68 (28.45%) JavaScript
3 51 (21.34%) SQL
4 31 (12.97%) Java
5 30 (12.55%) VB.NET
6 27 (11.30%) PHP
7 25 (10.46%) VB
8 16 (6.69%) C
9 14 (5.86%) Python
9 14 (5.86%) C++
10 13 (5.44%) Delphi
10 13 (5.44%) T-SQL
10 13 (5.44%) MUMPS
11 10 (4.18%) PowerShell
11 10 (4.18%) Shell Script
12 9 (3.77%) VBScript
13 8 (3.35%) PL/SQL
14 7 (2.93%) LotusScript
14 7 (2.93%) Formula Language
15 6 (2.51%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 23 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (8.37%) Degree
3 11 (4.60%) MCSE
4 10 (4.18%) MCP
5 6 (2.51%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.51%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.09%) CISSP
6 5 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (2.09%) GSEC
7 3 (1.26%) CCSP
7 3 (1.26%) MCAD
7 3 (1.26%) MCSD
7 3 (1.26%) MCTS
8 2 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.84%) MCSA
8 2 (0.84%) CCNA
8 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.42%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.69%) QA
2 6 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.09%) SLA
4 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.42%) BS7799
4 1 (0.42%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 31 (12.97%) Active Directory
2 28 (11.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.93%) Terminal Services
4 5 (2.09%) ISA Server
4 5 (2.09%) Terminal Server
4 5 (2.09%) Squid
5 4 (1.67%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.84%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.42%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.42%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.42%) Xen
7 1 (0.42%) vSphere
7 1 (0.42%) XenApp
7 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (6.69%) SCCM
2 7 (2.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (2.93%) Backup Exec
3 5 (2.09%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (2.09%) Nessus
4 4 (1.67%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.84%) SCOM
5 2 (0.84%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.42%) Nagios
6 1 (0.42%) Munin
Vendors
1 71 (29.71%) Microsoft
2 34 (14.23%) Cisco
3 30 (12.55%) VMware
4 21 (8.79%) Oracle
5 18 (7.53%) HP
6 15 (6.28%) Citrix
7 10 (4.18%) EMC
7 10 (4.18%) Lotus
8 9 (3.77%) CheckPoint
9 8 (3.35%) IBM
9 8 (3.35%) Juniper
10 7 (2.93%) Intel
11 6 (2.51%) Google
11 6 (2.51%) Adobe
12 5 (2.09%) Symantec
12 5 (2.09%) McAfee
12 5 (2.09%) NetApp
12 5 (2.09%) Blue Coat
12 5 (2.09%) Sourcefire
12 5 (2.09%) TippingPoint
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £18k - 22k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Health & Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £53,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JTL
Salary: £25,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 30,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 9 days ago
Solihull
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago