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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 125 118 113
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 2 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.098% 0.10% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% 0.69% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Average salary £41,250 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £48,000 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £52,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
WLAN
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
412 288 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.21% 15.08% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 367 245 278
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

WLAN
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Birmingham

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) MGCP
2 1 (50.00%) TACACS
2 1 (50.00%) VXML
2 1 (50.00%) H.323
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing WLAN 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 WLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) MGCP
2 1 (50.00%) TACACS
2 1 (50.00%) H.323
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: 28k to 35k per year GBP
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