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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 101 102 125
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +23
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 24 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.21% 1.32% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.12% 7.47% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 10
Average salary £70,000 £52,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%
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
392 388 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.76% 17.69% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 360 307 321
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 2 September 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 41 (73.21%) Cisco
2 36 (64.29%) LAN
3 35 (62.50%) WAN
4 33 (58.93%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (37.50%) Data Centre
6 20 (35.71%) CheckPoint
7 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
7 19 (33.93%) HP
8 18 (32.14%) Huawei
8 18 (32.14%) Wireless Security
8 18 (32.14%) HP ASE
9 15 (26.79%) ITIL
9 15 (26.79%) Windows
9 15 (26.79%) Firewall
9 15 (26.79%) Load Balancing
10 14 (25.00%) VPN
11 13 (23.21%) Active Directory
12 12 (21.43%) F5
12 12 (21.43%) Service Delivery
12 12 (21.43%) Network Security
12 12 (21.43%) CCNP
13 11 (19.64%) Network Design
13 11 (19.64%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (19.64%) VMware
14 10 (17.86%) DNS
14 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
14 10 (17.86%) MS Exchange
15 9 (16.07%) MS Office
15 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
15 9 (16.07%) CCNA

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 10 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.79%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (16.07%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (64.29%) LAN
2 35 (62.50%) WAN
3 18 (32.14%) Wireless Security
4 15 (26.79%) Firewall
5 14 (25.00%) VPN
6 12 (21.43%) Network Security
7 11 (19.64%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (17.86%) DNS
9 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
10 7 (12.50%) Wireshark
10 7 (12.50%) MPLS
10 7 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (12.50%) BGP
10 7 (12.50%) EIGRP
11 6 (10.71%) PPP
11 6 (10.71%) VoIP
11 6 (10.71%) Spanning Tree
11 6 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (10.71%) HSRP
11 6 (10.71%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (5.36%) Automotive
1 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Architect
1 17 (30.36%) Network Architect
2 13 (23.21%) Cisco Architect
2 13 (23.21%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 13 (23.21%) Network Consultant
2 13 (23.21%) Consultant
2 13 (23.21%) Network Design Architect
3 12 (21.43%) Security Consultant
3 12 (21.43%) Sales Consultant
3 12 (21.43%) Network Security Consultant
4 11 (19.64%) Support Engineer
5 8 (14.29%) Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Desktop Support
6 6 (10.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (10.71%) Network Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Desktop Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Network Security Architect
6 6 (10.71%) Security Architect
7 5 (8.93%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.93%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (8.93%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.57%) Handset
4 2 (3.57%) iPhone
5 1 (1.79%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) Windows
2 8 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 7 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Vista
5 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.79%) UNIX
7 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) ITIL
1 15 (26.79%) Load Balancing
2 12 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 11 (19.64%) Network Design
4 6 (10.71%) High Availability
5 4 (7.14%) Project Management
5 4 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (7.14%) Resource Management
6 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.36%) Converged Infrastructure
6 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (3.57%) Software Distribution
7 2 (3.57%) Service Management
7 2 (3.57%) Change Management
8 1 (1.79%) Validation
8 1 (1.79%) Migration
8 1 (1.79%) CRM
8 1 (1.79%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.79%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.79%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (58.93%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (32.14%) HP ASE
3 12 (21.43%) CCNP
4 9 (16.07%) CCNA
5 4 (7.14%) CCVP
5 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.36%) CCIP
7 2 (3.57%) MCSE
7 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.57%) JNCIP
7 2 (3.57%) MCTS
7 2 (3.57%) MCITP
8 1 (1.79%) Degree
8 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.79%) CCSE
8 1 (1.79%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.79%) CCDP
8 1 (1.79%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (23.21%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.57%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (1.79%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 41 (73.21%) Cisco
2 20 (35.71%) CheckPoint
3 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
3 19 (33.93%) HP
4 18 (32.14%) Huawei
5 12 (21.43%) F5
6 11 (19.64%) VMware
7 8 (14.29%) Juniper
8 7 (12.50%) Citrix
9 2 (3.57%) Mitel
10 1 (1.79%) Sourcefire
10 1 (1.79%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (1.79%) Apple
10 1 (1.79%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.79%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.79%) Open-E
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