The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 99 90 98
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 17 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.94% 0.94% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.94% 4.73% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 12
Average salary £57,500 £27,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+112.96% -35.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £31,950
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £59,400 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Wireless
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
286 296 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.81% 19.85% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 256 253 257
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Wireless
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Birmingham

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 39 (76.47%) Cisco
2 25 (49.02%) Firewall
3 23 (45.10%) LAN
4 21 (41.18%) F5
5 19 (37.25%) Security Cleared
6 16 (31.37%) VMware
6 16 (31.37%) MS Exchange
6 16 (31.37%) ITIL
6 16 (31.37%) Windows
6 16 (31.37%) Juniper
7 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (29.41%) Active Directory
7 15 (29.41%) Network Design
7 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (25.49%) Office 365
9 13 (25.49%) SC Cleared
9 13 (25.49%) Hyper-V
9 13 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (23.53%) Finance
11 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
11 11 (21.57%) DHCP
11 11 (21.57%) VPN
11 11 (21.57%) DNS
12 10 (19.61%) WAN
13 9 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (17.65%) Apple
13 9 (17.65%) CheckPoint
13 9 (17.65%) Management Information System

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Wireless 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 Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (31.37%) MS Exchange
2 14 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (7.84%) Lync
4 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (49.02%) Firewall
2 23 (45.10%) LAN
3 11 (21.57%) DHCP
3 11 (21.57%) VPN
3 11 (21.57%) DNS
4 10 (19.61%) WAN
5 8 (15.69%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (11.76%) WLAN
6 6 (11.76%) MPLS
7 5 (9.80%) SAN
7 5 (9.80%) Broadband
8 4 (7.84%) Network Security
8 4 (7.84%) Wireless Security
9 3 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (5.88%) SSL
9 3 (5.88%) EIGRP
10 2 (3.92%) VRRP
10 2 (3.92%) VoIP
10 2 (3.92%) HSRP
10 2 (3.92%) FWSM
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Back Office
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Architect
2 13 (25.49%) Network Architect
3 12 (23.53%) Senior Network Architect
3 12 (23.53%) Senior Architect
4 7 (13.73%) Support Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Network Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Network Project Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Implementation Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) IT Support
7 3 (5.88%) Sales Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Design Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Network Technician
7 3 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Handset
3 1 (1.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (31.37%) Windows
2 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (17.65%) Android
4 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
4 5 (9.80%) Windows XP
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.88%) Linux
7 1 (1.96%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) ITIL
2 15 (29.41%) Network Design
3 9 (17.65%) Network Management
4 8 (15.69%) Service Delivery
5 6 (11.76%) Service Management
5 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.80%) Supplier Management
7 3 (5.88%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.88%) Change Control
8 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.92%) Time Management
8 2 (3.92%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.92%) Migration
8 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.96%) Project Management
9 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.96%) Change Management
9 1 (1.96%) Use Case
9 1 (1.96%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) Perl
1 1 (1.96%) PHP
1 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) Security Cleared
2 13 (25.49%) SC Cleared
3 9 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (11.76%) CCNP
5 4 (7.84%) CCNA
5 4 (7.84%) MCSE
5 4 (7.84%) MCSA
5 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.88%) Degree
7 2 (3.92%) JNCIP
7 2 (3.92%) CCSE
8 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.96%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (25.49%) Hyper-V
4 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (9.80%) vSphere
6 4 (7.84%) XenApp
6 4 (7.84%) XenServer
7 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Nagios
1 1 (1.96%) Cacti
Vendors
1 39 (76.47%) Cisco
2 21 (41.18%) F5
3 16 (31.37%) VMware
3 16 (31.37%) Juniper
4 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
5 9 (17.65%) Apple
5 9 (17.65%) CheckPoint
6 6 (11.76%) Riverbed
7 5 (9.80%) SolarWinds
7 5 (9.80%) Websense
7 5 (9.80%) Citrix
8 4 (7.84%) NetApp
8 4 (7.84%) Open-E
9 2 (3.92%) Avaya
9 2 (3.92%) Sourcefire
9 2 (3.92%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.96%) Twitter
10 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.96%) HP
10 1 (1.96%) Nortel
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