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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Next Generation Network (NGN)
Rank - - 202
Permanent jobs citing NGN 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £63,750 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +50.00%
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
891 894 955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.32% 16.57% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 800 731 798
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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