The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 17 27 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.96% 2.28% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 15.63% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £62,500 £72,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% +70.58%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Wireless
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 32 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 11.54% 14.61% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 45
Average salary £62,500 £70,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +47.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Wireless
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Wireless Salary Trend in the Midlands

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) Aerohive Networks
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Frame Relay
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
2 1 (33.33%) POP3
2 1 (33.33%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) IKE
2 1 (33.33%) IPX
2 1 (33.33%) IPX/SPX
2 1 (33.33%) PPP
2 1 (33.33%) RIP
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) Frame Relay
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
2 1 (33.33%) POP3
2 1 (33.33%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) IKE
2 1 (33.33%) IPX
2 1 (33.33%) IPX/SPX
2 1 (33.33%) PPP
2 1 (33.33%) RIP
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Business Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Business Development
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Aerohive Networks