The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 72 66 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -41
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 8 1 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.96% 0.16% 7.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.30% 0.83% 30.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 12
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.20%
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 Coventry region.

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
86 120 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 10.30% 18.96% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79 113 120
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Wireless
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Coventry

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (76.92%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) CISM
3 7 (53.85%) McAfee
3 7 (53.85%) CISSP
3 7 (53.85%) UNIX
3 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Network Security
3 7 (53.85%) Computer Security
3 7 (53.85%) Wireless Security
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (53.85%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (53.85%) SIEM
3 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (46.15%) LAN
4 6 (46.15%) WAN
5 5 (38.46%) OSPF
5 5 (38.46%) VoIP
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (30.77%) CCNP
7 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
7 3 (23.08%) BGP
7 3 (23.08%) Network Design
7 3 (23.08%) Network Architecture
8 2 (15.38%) Splunk
8 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (15.38%) VLAN
8 2 (15.38%) Information Security
8 2 (15.38%) Legal
8 2 (15.38%) CCNA

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) Network Security
2 7 (53.85%) Wireless Security
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (46.15%) LAN
3 6 (46.15%) WAN
4 5 (38.46%) VoIP
4 5 (38.46%) OSPF
5 3 (23.08%) BGP
6 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (15.38%) VLAN
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
7 1 (7.69%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (7.69%) VPN
General
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Security Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Operations Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Security Operations Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) IT Operations Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) UNIX
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Computer Security
1 7 (53.85%) SIEM
1 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (23.08%) Network Architecture
2 3 (23.08%) Network Design
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) CISSP
1 7 (53.85%) CISM
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (30.77%) CCNP
4 2 (15.38%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) McAfee
3 2 (15.38%) Splunk
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint