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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA)
Rank - 206 186
Permanent jobs citing TETRA 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.12% 0.024%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.78% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £36,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.44%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £27,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -16.92%
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
796 771 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.24% 15.60% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 680 685 593
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) CCTV
1 2 (100.00%) VSAT
1 2 (100.00%) PABX

TETRA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) PABX
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) VSAT
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CCTV
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft