The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 59 66 63
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 6 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.09% 0.50% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% 3.95% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £28,750 £25,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -24.24%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -18.75%
Wi-Fi
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 Staffordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
120 76 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 21.82% 12.67% 18.59%
Number of salaries quoted 96 66 83
Average salary £26,000 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,450 £51,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford - 4 £35,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £22,500 -
Wi-Fi
West Midlands

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi.

1 9 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 8 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 8 (66.67%) LAN
2 8 (66.67%) WAN
2 8 (66.67%) VPN
2 8 (66.67%) CCNP
2 8 (66.67%) CCNA
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) Juniper
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 2 (16.67%) Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 2 (16.67%) IEC 61508
4 2 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) VxWorks
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) C

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) LAN
1 8 (66.67%) WAN
1 8 (66.67%) VPN
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
1 8 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (16.67%) Matrix Management
2 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (16.67%) Coaching
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (16.67%) UML
2 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Validation
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (8.33%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
1 2 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CCNP
1 8 (66.67%) CCNA
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) Juniper