The first table below looks at the demand for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 113 125 107
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 10 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.50% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.93% 1.28% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £27,000 £38,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.87% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
341 313 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.94% 15.29% 21.41%
Number of salaries quoted 283 285 292
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,700 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wi-Fi
West Midlands

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Birmingham region.

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Birmingham

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi.

1 10 (58.82%) LAN
1 10 (58.82%) WAN
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (47.06%) Windows 8
3 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
4 7 (41.18%) Management Information System
4 7 (41.18%) Wireless
4 7 (41.18%) CRM
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco
5 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
5 5 (29.41%) Firewall
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (29.41%) VMware
5 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
5 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (23.53%) Office 365
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) Backup Exec
6 4 (23.53%) Internet

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
1 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) LAN
1 10 (58.82%) WAN
2 7 (41.18%) Wireless
3 5 (29.41%) Firewall
4 4 (23.53%) Internet
4 4 (23.53%) DHCP
4 4 (23.53%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) SAN
5 1 (5.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Sales Executive
2 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Desktop Support
3 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
1 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (47.06%) Windows 8
2 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) CRM
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Backup Exec
1 4 (23.53%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Symantec
4 1 (5.88%) NetApp
4 1 (5.88%) Meraki
Birmingham
Netcom Resourcing
Salary: £17,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Accenture
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago