Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smartphone over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 311 319 284
Rank change year-on-year +8 -35 -10
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 17 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.57% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 26
West Midlands median annual salary £24,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +16.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £21,075 £23,000 £20,625
90th Percentile £37,625 £49,375 £36,250
England median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% -

Smartphone is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3782 4193 3505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 37.31% 36.52% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2999 3086 2794
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Smartphone as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Smartphone in the West Midlands

Smartphone
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Smartphone in the West Midlands

Smartphone
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smartphone in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Smartphone in the West Midlands

Smartphone
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 Smartphone within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +33 7 £27,500 -47.62%
Worcestershire +2 4 £24,000 -46.67%
Warwickshire -8 2 £40,000 +14.29%
Solihull - 2 £22,500 -
Staffordshire +6 1 £26,500 +15.22%
Walsall - 1 £18,000 -
Smartphone
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Smartphone 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 Smartphone.

1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
4 8 (47.06%) Office 365
5 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
6 6 (35.29%) LAN
6 6 (35.29%) WAN
6 6 (35.29%) Time Management
6 6 (35.29%) Windows 10
7 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
7 5 (29.41%) Veeam
7 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
7 5 (29.41%) Firewall
7 5 (29.41%) VMware
7 5 (29.41%) DHCP
7 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
7 5 (29.41%) DNS
7 5 (29.41%) Symantec
8 4 (23.53%) Citrix
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (23.53%) CRM
8 4 (23.53%) ITIL
8 4 (23.53%) Backup Exec
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (23.53%) WSUS
9 3 (17.65%) Android
9 3 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills

Smartphone
Co-occurring 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 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Office 365
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) IaaS
3 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) LAN
1 6 (35.29%) WAN
2 5 (29.41%) DHCP
2 5 (29.41%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
3 3 (17.65%) Skype
3 3 (17.65%) VPN
4 2 (11.76%) Wireless
5 1 (5.88%) NAS
5 1 (5.88%) SAN
5 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Legal
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Law
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) IT Support
4 3 (17.65%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support
4 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) IT Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Support Technician
5 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Developer
5 2 (11.76%) IT Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Support Technician
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Technician
5 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Technician
6 1 (5.88%) Android Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.88%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) iPhone
2 1 (5.88%) Kindle
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows 10
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
4 3 (17.65%) Android
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Time Management
2 4 (23.53%) CRM
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Creative Thinking
3 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.88%) Adaptive Web Design
4 1 (5.88%) Android Development
4 1 (5.88%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning
4 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCDST
2 3 (17.65%) MCP
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Backup Exec
1 4 (23.53%) WSUS
2 2 (11.76%) AirWatch
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Symantec
2 5 (29.41%) Veeam
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Apple
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) Google
5 1 (5.88%) Samsung
5 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL
5 1 (5.88%) WatchGuard