The table below looks at the statistics for NGN 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 NGN over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Next Generation Network (NGN)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing NGN 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -13.88%
NGN
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
788 762 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.69% 17.27% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 699 597 693
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NGN
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

NGN Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

NGN
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

NGN Salary Trend in the West Midlands

NGN
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing NGN 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 NGN.

1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) PPP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Netcool
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) X.21
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management

NGN
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing NGN 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 NGN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) PPP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) X.21
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 38,000 + commission + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago