The table below looks at the statistics for ISDN 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 ISDN over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integrated Service Digital Network (ISDN)
Rank 200 212 197
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs citing ISDN 14 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.057% 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.49% 0.35% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 0
Average salary £29,000 £30,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £33,375
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +12.35%
ISDN
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
942 849 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.63% 16.03% 17.25%
Number of salaries quoted 808 694 674
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,457 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ISDN
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

ISDN Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ISDN
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

ISDN Salary Trend in the West Midlands

ISDN
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 ISDN within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
Warwickshire +2 4 £27,850 -7.16%
Birmingham -8 4 £28,250 -
Worcestershire - 3 £29,000 -
Coventry - 2 £30,000 -
ISDN
England

ISDN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing ISDN 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 ISDN.

1 20 (80.00%) Firewall
2 19 (76.00%) VPN
2 19 (76.00%) MPLS
3 16 (64.00%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (52.00%) Cisco
4 13 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (48.00%) CCNA
6 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (44.00%) WAN
7 10 (40.00%) PPP
7 10 (40.00%) ATM
7 10 (40.00%) CCNP
7 10 (40.00%) OSPF
7 10 (40.00%) BGP
7 10 (40.00%) DSL
7 10 (40.00%) X.21
7 10 (40.00%) IPsec
7 10 (40.00%) Load Balancing
8 9 (36.00%) xDSL
8 9 (36.00%) Internet
8 9 (36.00%) CCIE
8 9 (36.00%) GPRS
8 9 (36.00%) LAN
8 9 (36.00%) UMTS
9 8 (32.00%) Netcool
9 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
10 7 (28.00%) Network Security
10 7 (28.00%) Structured Cabling
10 7 (28.00%) Citrix
11 4 (16.00%) Windows

ISDN
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing ISDN 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 ISDN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (80.00%) Firewall
2 19 (76.00%) VPN
2 19 (76.00%) MPLS
3 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (44.00%) WAN
4 10 (40.00%) ATM
4 10 (40.00%) PPP
4 10 (40.00%) OSPF
4 10 (40.00%) BGP
4 10 (40.00%) DSL
4 10 (40.00%) X.21
4 10 (40.00%) IPsec
5 9 (36.00%) xDSL
5 9 (36.00%) Internet
5 9 (36.00%) GPRS
5 9 (36.00%) LAN
5 9 (36.00%) UMTS
6 7 (28.00%) Network Security
6 7 (28.00%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (12.00%) VoIP
General
1 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) NOC Engineer
3 8 (32.00%) Network Administrator
3 8 (32.00%) Administrator
4 6 (24.00%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (24.00%) IT Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Network Support
6 1 (4.00%) Avaya Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.00%) Time Management
3 1 (4.00%) Analytics
3 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.00%) Change Management
3 1 (4.00%) WFM
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (48.00%) CCNA
3 10 (40.00%) CCNP
4 9 (36.00%) CCIE
5 1 (4.00%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Netcool
2 2 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco
2 7 (28.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) Polycom
4 1 (4.00%) Verint
4 1 (4.00%) Avaya
4 1 (4.00%) Juniper
4 1 (4.00%) HP