The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video Conferencing in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Video Conferencing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Videoconferencing
Rank 202 203 191
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing Video Conferencing 11 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.058% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.19% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 5
Average salary £26,250 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-8.53% +18.84%
Video Conferencing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1613 1572 1499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.58% 30.63% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1313 1322 1244
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Video Conferencing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Video Conferencing across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Video Conferencing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Video Conferencing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Video Conferencing Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Video Conferencing
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Video Conferencing across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Video Conferencing Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Video Conferencing
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 Video Conferencing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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 -10 5 £26,250 -
Herefordshire - 3 £50,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £42,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £35,500 -
Video Conferencing
England

Video Conferencing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Video Conferencing 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 Video Conferencing.

1 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 9 (47.37%) VoIP
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (42.11%) Citrix
4 8 (42.11%) IP Telephony
4 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (36.84%) Unified Communications
5 7 (36.84%) Load Balancing
5 7 (36.84%) CCNP
5 7 (36.84%) CCNA
5 7 (36.84%) ITIL
6 6 (31.58%) WAN
6 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
6 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
6 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
6 6 (31.58%) F5
7 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (26.32%) Wireless
7 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
7 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
7 5 (26.32%) Windows XP
7 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
7 5 (26.32%) MS Office
8 4 (21.05%) Linux
8 4 (21.05%) DNS
8 4 (21.05%) OSPF

Video Conferencing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Video Conferencing 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 Video Conferencing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Apache
2 3 (15.79%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (26.32%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) VoIP
2 8 (42.11%) IP Telephony
3 7 (36.84%) Unified Communications
4 6 (31.58%) WAN
5 5 (26.32%) Wireless
6 4 (21.05%) DNS
6 4 (21.05%) OSPF
7 3 (15.79%) Firewall
7 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (15.79%) MPLS
7 3 (15.79%) VPN
7 3 (15.79%) PABX
7 3 (15.79%) NetScaler
8 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
8 1 (5.26%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
8 1 (5.26%) BGP
8 1 (5.26%) DHCP
8 1 (5.26%) LAN
8 1 (5.26%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Support Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (26.32%) Desktop Support
2 5 (26.32%) Telephony Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Telecoms Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) IP Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
3 3 (15.79%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
3 5 (26.32%) Windows XP
4 4 (21.05%) Linux
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Load Balancing
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.79%) B2B
4 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (15.79%) Network Management
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.26%) BCP
6 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (36.84%) CCNP
2 7 (36.84%) CCNA
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.26%) MCTS
5 1 (5.26%) MCITP
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.26%) ISEB
5 1 (5.26%) MCSE
5 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
2 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Citrix
4 6 (31.58%) F5
5 3 (15.79%) VMware
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
5 3 (15.79%) Brocade
5 3 (15.79%) Fortinet
5 3 (15.79%) Dell
6 1 (5.26%) Avaya
6 1 (5.26%) Remedy
6 1 (5.26%) Polycom
6 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds