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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 94 94 88
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 36 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.78% 1.32% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 6.92% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 22
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +30.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.29% -
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
324 347 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.04% 19.01% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 291 304 304
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,827
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £25,000 £31,748
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 24 December 2014.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 51 (79.69%) Cisco
2 34 (53.13%) Firewall
3 30 (46.88%) LAN
4 26 (40.63%) F5
5 25 (39.06%) Security Cleared
6 22 (34.38%) ITIL
7 21 (32.81%) Network Design
8 20 (31.25%) Juniper
8 20 (31.25%) SC Cleared
9 18 (28.13%) Windows
9 18 (28.13%) VMware
10 17 (26.56%) MS Exchange
10 17 (26.56%) Finance
11 16 (25.00%) Active Directory
11 16 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (23.44%) Hyper-V
12 15 (23.44%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2007
14 13 (20.31%) WLAN
14 13 (20.31%) WAN
14 13 (20.31%) VPN
14 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
14 13 (20.31%) Office 365
15 12 (18.75%) DHCP
15 12 (18.75%) DNS
16 10 (15.63%) CCNA
16 10 (15.63%) CheckPoint

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 17 (26.56%) MS Exchange
2 15 (23.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Office
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (53.13%) Firewall
2 30 (46.88%) LAN
3 13 (20.31%) WLAN
3 13 (20.31%) WAN
3 13 (20.31%) VPN
4 12 (18.75%) DNS
4 12 (18.75%) DHCP
5 10 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (10.94%) SAN
7 6 (9.38%) MPLS
8 5 (7.81%) EIGRP
8 5 (7.81%) Broadband
8 5 (7.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (6.25%) HSRP
9 4 (6.25%) Wireless Security
9 4 (6.25%) VoIP
9 4 (6.25%) VRRP
10 3 (4.69%) VLAN
11 2 (3.13%) Network Security
11 2 (3.13%) DMVPN
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (26.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Back Office
2 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Architect
2 19 (29.69%) Network Architect
3 16 (25.00%) Senior Network Architect
3 16 (25.00%) Senior Architect
4 8 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Consultant
6 6 (9.38%) Network Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Support Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Network Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Network Project Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.69%) Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Network Technician
9 3 (4.69%) Support Technician
9 3 (4.69%) Wireless Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) Implementation Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) IT Support
10 2 (3.13%) Cisco Consultant
10 2 (3.13%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Handset
4 1 (1.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.13%) Windows
2 16 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (14.06%) Android
5 7 (10.94%) Windows XP
6 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.25%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.25%) Linux
8 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) ITIL
2 21 (32.81%) Network Design
3 9 (14.06%) Network Management
4 6 (9.38%) Service Delivery
4 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (9.38%) Time Management
5 5 (7.81%) Service Management
5 5 (7.81%) Supplier Management
6 3 (4.69%) Change Control
7 2 (3.13%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.56%) Use Case
8 1 (1.56%) Fault Management
8 1 (1.56%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.56%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.56%) Change Management
8 1 (1.56%) Migration
8 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.56%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.56%) Perl
2 1 (1.56%) PHP
2 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (39.06%) Security Cleared
2 20 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 14 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (15.63%) CCNA
5 7 (10.94%) CCNP
6 5 (7.81%) MCSE
6 5 (7.81%) MCSA
6 5 (7.81%) Degree
6 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.13%) CCIE
8 1 (1.56%) MCP
8 1 (1.56%) RHCE
8 1 (1.56%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.56%) CCSE
8 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.56%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (23.44%) Hyper-V
3 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 6 (9.38%) vSphere
5 4 (6.25%) XenApp
5 4 (6.25%) XenServer
6 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.56%) Nagios
2 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.56%) Cacti
Vendors
1 51 (79.69%) Cisco
2 26 (40.63%) F5
3 20 (31.25%) Juniper
4 18 (28.13%) VMware
5 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
6 10 (15.63%) CheckPoint
7 9 (14.06%) Apple
8 6 (9.38%) Riverbed
9 5 (7.81%) SolarWinds
9 5 (7.81%) Websense
9 5 (7.81%) NetApp
9 5 (7.81%) Citrix
10 4 (6.25%) Avaya
10 4 (6.25%) Open-E
11 3 (4.69%) HP
12 2 (3.13%) Fortinet
13 1 (1.56%) SonicWALL
13 1 (1.56%) IronPort
13 1 (1.56%) Kaspersky
13 1 (1.56%) Sophos
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