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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symposium over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nortel Networks Symposium
Rank 240 224 204
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -20
Permanent jobs citing Symposium 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.064% 0.019% 0.061%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.41% 0.13% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -7.89%
UK excluding London median salary £43,250 £35,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+23.57% -33.33%
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
978 795 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.66% 14.71% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 753 673 664
Median salary £42,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Symposium
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Symposium as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symposium within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 3 £39,000 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Symposium
England

Symposium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing Symposium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Symposium.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Data Guard
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (60.00%) NFS
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) Veritas
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris

Symposium
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Intranet
4 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Leader
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) COM
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Korn
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) NFS
1 3 (60.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Data Guard
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (20.00%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Veritas
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) CommVault
3 1 (20.00%) Finjan
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Netezza
3 1 (20.00%) Sun