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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 96 117 92
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -25
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 31 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.46% 0.51% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.68% 3.24% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 21
Average salary £51,250 £43,750 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% +8.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
357 339 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.86% 15.85% 20.52%
Number of salaries quoted 284 311 279
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 20 August 2014.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 39 (66.10%) Cisco
2 24 (40.68%) LAN
3 21 (35.59%) Firewall
4 20 (33.90%) WAN
5 19 (32.20%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (28.81%) Management Information System
7 16 (27.12%) Juniper
7 16 (27.12%) Windows
8 14 (23.73%) ITIL
8 14 (23.73%) CCNA
8 14 (23.73%) SC Cleared
8 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
9 13 (22.03%) VPN
10 12 (20.34%) MS Exchange
10 12 (20.34%) VMware
10 12 (20.34%) Network Design
11 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (18.64%) F5
12 10 (16.95%) Windows 7
12 10 (16.95%) CRM
12 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
12 10 (16.95%) CCNP
12 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (15.25%) IP Telephony
14 8 (13.56%) Finance
14 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (13.56%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (13.56%) SLA
14 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
14 8 (13.56%) Windows XP

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 12 (20.34%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (13.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (6.78%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Office
2 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (40.68%) LAN
2 21 (35.59%) Firewall
3 20 (33.90%) WAN
4 13 (22.03%) VPN
5 9 (15.25%) IP Telephony
6 8 (13.56%) WLAN
7 7 (11.86%) DWDM
7 7 (11.86%) MPLS
7 7 (11.86%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (10.17%) Ethernet
8 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
9 5 (8.47%) SAN
10 4 (6.78%) Internet
10 4 (6.78%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (6.78%) VLAN
10 4 (6.78%) Network Security
11 3 (5.08%) NetScaler
11 3 (5.08%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (5.08%) DNS
11 3 (5.08%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (13.56%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.39%) Law
4 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Architect
2 11 (18.64%) Network Architect
3 10 (16.95%) Sales Executive
3 10 (16.95%) Network Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Network Architect
5 7 (11.86%) Consultant
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Architect
6 6 (10.17%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Network Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (5.08%) Administrator
9 3 (5.08%) Network Support
9 3 (5.08%) Security Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) IT Sales Executive
10 2 (3.39%) Network Design Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Pre Sales Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.81%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.17%) Statistics
3 3 (5.08%) Replication
3 3 (5.08%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.39%) NHS
4 2 (3.39%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) Windows
2 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (16.95%) Windows 7
4 8 (13.56%) Windows XP
5 5 (8.47%) Android
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Vista
7 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.39%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) ITIL
2 12 (20.34%) Network Design
3 10 (16.95%) CRM
4 7 (11.86%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.47%) Change Management
5 5 (8.47%) Fault Management
5 5 (8.47%) Asset Management
6 4 (6.78%) Network Management
6 4 (6.78%) Time Management
7 3 (5.08%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.08%) Software Distribution
8 2 (3.39%) TOGAF
9 1 (1.69%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.69%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (32.20%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (23.73%) CCNA
2 14 (23.73%) SC Cleared
2 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
3 10 (16.95%) CCNP
4 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (8.47%) MCSE
4 5 (8.47%) CCIE
5 4 (6.78%) MCITP
6 2 (3.39%) Degree
6 2 (3.39%) MCP
7 1 (1.69%) MCSA
7 1 (1.69%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.69%) CCA
7 1 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.17%) vSphere
3 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.08%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.08%) XenApp
3 3 (5.08%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.08%) XenMobile
2 3 (5.08%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (5.08%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (66.10%) Cisco
2 16 (27.12%) Juniper
3 12 (20.34%) VMware
4 11 (18.64%) F5
5 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
6 6 (10.17%) HP
6 6 (10.17%) Citrix
7 5 (8.47%) Apple
7 5 (8.47%) Nortel
8 4 (6.78%) Kaspersky
8 4 (6.78%) NetApp
9 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
9 3 (5.08%) Symantec
9 3 (5.08%) Remedy
10 2 (3.39%) Avaya
11 1 (1.69%) Dell
11 1 (1.69%) Sophos
11 1 (1.69%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.69%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.69%) IronPort
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