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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nortel Networks Symposium
Rank 201 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Symposium 16 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.73% - -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -16.12%
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
925 866 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.68% 15.89% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 750 732 677
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 16 September 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 16 September 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
Birmingham - 9 £40,000 -
Coventry - 7 £40,000 -
Symposium
England

Symposium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 18 (94.74%) Telecoms
2 14 (73.68%) Nortel
3 13 (68.42%) Finance
4 10 (52.63%) Avaya
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
5 9 (47.37%) MS Office
5 9 (47.37%) Windows
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (47.37%) Firewall
5 9 (47.37%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (42.11%) Billing
7 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
7 7 (36.84%) LAN
7 7 (36.84%) WAN
7 7 (36.84%) Internet
8 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
8 6 (31.58%) Nortel Meridian
9 5 (26.32%) SCCM
9 5 (26.32%) SLA
10 4 (21.05%) CCNA
10 4 (21.05%) MCP
10 4 (21.05%) VoIP
10 4 (21.05%) MCSE
10 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (21.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
11 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
12 2 (10.53%) ITIL

Symposium
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 4 (21.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) LAN
2 7 (36.84%) WAN
2 7 (36.84%) Internet
3 6 (31.58%) Nortel Meridian
4 4 (21.05%) VoIP
5 2 (10.53%) VPN
5 2 (10.53%) PABX
General
1 18 (94.74%) Telecoms
2 13 (68.42%) Finance
3 8 (42.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
2 11 (57.89%) Telecoms Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Network Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) SCCM Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Network Support
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Telephony Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
1 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Service Management
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL V2
2 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (10.53%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CCNA
1 4 (21.05%) MCP
1 4 (21.05%) MCSE
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Nortel
2 10 (52.63%) Avaya
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) VMware