The table below looks at the statistics for Symposium 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 Symposium over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nortel Networks Symposium
Rank 209 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Symposium 16 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 0
Average salary £38,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £52,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-26.19% +50.00%
Symposium
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
958 832 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.87% 15.81% 16.76%
Number of salaries quoted 799 681 652
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £52,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Symposium
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Symposium Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Symposium
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Symposium Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Symposium
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symposium across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Symposium Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Symposium
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 Symposium within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Coventry - 9 £36,000 - 2
Birmingham - 7 £40,000 - 1
Symposium
England

Symposium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Symposium 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 Symposium.

1 22 (95.65%) Telecoms
2 17 (73.91%) Nortel
3 16 (69.57%) Finance
4 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (52.17%) MS Office
4 12 (52.17%) Windows
4 12 (52.17%) TCP/IP
4 12 (52.17%) Firewall
5 11 (47.83%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (47.83%) Avaya
6 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
7 9 (39.13%) WAN
7 9 (39.13%) LAN
7 9 (39.13%) Billing
8 8 (34.78%) Nortel Meridian
8 8 (34.78%) CCNA
8 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
8 8 (34.78%) Internet
8 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (30.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (26.09%) SCCM
10 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (26.09%) VoIP
10 6 (26.09%) MCSE
10 6 (26.09%) MCP
11 5 (21.74%) SLA
11 5 (21.74%) Blackberry
12 4 (17.39%) Cisco
13 3 (13.04%) Microsoft

Symposium
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Symposium 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 Symposium. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (30.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) S-PLUS
3 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) TCP/IP
1 12 (52.17%) Firewall
2 9 (39.13%) WAN
2 9 (39.13%) LAN
3 8 (34.78%) Nortel Meridian
3 8 (34.78%) Internet
4 6 (26.09%) VoIP
5 2 (8.70%) Network Security
5 2 (8.70%) PABX
5 2 (8.70%) VPN
General
1 22 (95.65%) Telecoms
2 16 (69.57%) Finance
3 9 (39.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Analyst
2 15 (65.22%) Telecoms Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Network Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) SCCM Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Support
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
2 3 (13.04%) Line Management
3 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL V2
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) CCNA
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (26.09%) MCSE
2 6 (26.09%) MCP
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Nortel
2 11 (47.83%) Avaya
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) VMware
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix
5 2 (8.70%) Symantec
5 2 (8.70%) Juniper
5 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
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