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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 99 92 120
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +28
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 33 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.63% 1.66% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.95% 9.76% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 29 25 12
Average salary £70,000 £52,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £22,000 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
415 338 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.46% 16.98% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 380 281 284
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (73.58%) Cisco
2 35 (66.04%) LAN
3 33 (62.26%) WAN
4 31 (58.49%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (35.85%) CheckPoint
5 19 (35.85%) Data Centre
6 17 (32.08%) HP
6 17 (32.08%) Huawei
6 17 (32.08%) Wireless Security
6 17 (32.08%) HP ASE
7 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
8 15 (28.30%) ITIL
8 15 (28.30%) Load Balancing
9 14 (26.42%) Firewall
10 13 (24.53%) VPN
11 12 (22.64%) Network Security
11 12 (22.64%) Windows
11 12 (22.64%) Service Delivery
12 11 (20.75%) CCNP
12 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
12 11 (20.75%) Network Design
12 11 (20.75%) F5
13 9 (16.98%) VMware
13 9 (16.98%) DNS
13 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
13 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
13 9 (16.98%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (15.09%) MS Office
14 8 (15.09%) MS Exchange
14 8 (15.09%) CCNA

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (15.09%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 8 (15.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 35 (66.04%) LAN
2 33 (62.26%) WAN
3 17 (32.08%) Wireless Security
4 14 (26.42%) Firewall
5 13 (24.53%) VPN
6 12 (22.64%) Network Security
7 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
7 9 (16.98%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (16.98%) DNS
8 7 (13.21%) MPLS
8 7 (13.21%) BGP
8 7 (13.21%) EIGRP
8 7 (13.21%) Wireshark
8 7 (13.21%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (11.32%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (11.32%) VLAN
9 6 (11.32%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (11.32%) HSRP
9 6 (11.32%) Spanning Tree
9 6 (11.32%) OSPF
General
1 3 (5.66%) Automotive
1 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Architect
1 16 (30.19%) Network Architect
2 13 (24.53%) Cisco Architect
2 13 (24.53%) Network Design Architect
3 12 (22.64%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 12 (22.64%) Network Consultant
3 12 (22.64%) Consultant
4 11 (20.75%) Sales Consultant
4 11 (20.75%) Security Consultant
4 11 (20.75%) Network Security Consultant
5 8 (15.09%) Support Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Desktop Support
6 6 (11.32%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (11.32%) Network Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Network Security Architect
6 6 (11.32%) Security Architect
6 6 (11.32%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.43%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (9.43%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.77%) Handset
4 2 (3.77%) iPhone
5 1 (1.89%) CMDB
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Windows
2 7 (13.21%) Windows 7
3 6 (11.32%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.77%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.89%) UNIX
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) ITIL
1 15 (28.30%) Load Balancing
2 12 (22.64%) Service Delivery
3 11 (20.75%) Network Design
4 6 (11.32%) High Availability
5 4 (7.55%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (5.66%) Converged Infrastructure
6 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (5.66%) Project Management
6 3 (5.66%) Service Management
6 3 (5.66%) Resource Management
7 2 (3.77%) Change Management
8 1 (1.89%) Validation
8 1 (1.89%) Migration
8 1 (1.89%) CRM
8 1 (1.89%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.89%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.89%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.89%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 31 (58.49%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (32.08%) HP ASE
3 11 (20.75%) CCNP
4 8 (15.09%) CCNA
5 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
5 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.66%) CCIP
6 3 (5.66%) CCVP
7 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.77%) MCSE
7 2 (3.77%) MCTS
7 2 (3.77%) MCITP
8 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.89%) CCIE
8 1 (1.89%) CCSE
8 1 (1.89%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.66%) VMware ESX
2 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.77%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 39 (73.58%) Cisco
2 19 (35.85%) CheckPoint
3 17 (32.08%) HP
3 17 (32.08%) Huawei
4 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
5 11 (20.75%) F5
6 9 (16.98%) VMware
7 7 (13.21%) Citrix
7 7 (13.21%) Juniper
8 2 (3.77%) Mitel
9 1 (1.89%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.89%) Apple
9 1 (1.89%) Fortinet
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