The table below looks at the statistics for TETRA 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 TETRA over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA)
Rank 220 - 195
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing TETRA 6 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% - 0.063%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.63% - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £45,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-12.22% +60.71%
TETRA
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
958 818 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.70% 15.68% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 796 668 642
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TETRA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

TETRA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

TETRA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

TETRA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

TETRA
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 TETRA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 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
Warwickshire - 6 - -
TETRA
England

TETRA
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing TETRA 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 TETRA.

1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
2 16 (94.12%) Resource Management
2 16 (94.12%) 4G
3 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
4 8 (47.06%) Degree
4 8 (47.06%) Service Management
4 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
5 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
5 6 (35.29%) Cisco
5 6 (35.29%) ISEB
5 6 (35.29%) Network Management
5 6 (35.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
6 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 4 (23.53%) GPRS
6 4 (23.53%) HNC
6 4 (23.53%) HND
7 3 (17.65%) SLA
7 3 (17.65%) Line Management
8 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
8 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.88%) Handset
8 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
8 1 (5.88%) Incident Management

TETRA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing TETRA 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 TETRA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) 4G
2 4 (23.53%) GPRS
General
1 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Test Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Configuration Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Network Operations Manager
4 1 (5.88%) NOC Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
2 16 (94.12%) Resource Management
3 8 (47.06%) Service Management
4 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
4 6 (35.29%) Network Management
5 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Line Management
7 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
7 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
7 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) Degree
3 6 (35.29%) ISEB
3 6 (35.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (23.53%) HNC
4 4 (23.53%) HND
5 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco