The table below looks at the statistics for OLE 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 OLE over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object Linking and Embedding (OLE)
Rank 222 - 213
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OLE 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.051% - 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% - 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £47,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £31,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+50.79% -25.88%
OLE
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2115 2008 2037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.12% 37.19% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1911 1720 1816
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

OLE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OLE across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OLE Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OLE
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

OLE Salary Trend in the West Midlands

OLE
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing OLE 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 OLE.

1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCIP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) Remedy
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) BT
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) VPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Cacti
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (100.00%) xDSL
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow

OLE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing OLE 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 OLE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VPLS
1 3 (100.00%) xDSL
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Sales Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCIP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (100.00%) Remedy
1 3 (100.00%) BT
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow