The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless 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
Rank 64 80 62
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -18
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 11 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.79% 0.26% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.57% 2.02% 9.01%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 8
Average salary £22,750 £34,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.05% -4.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £34,100 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £34,900 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 Staffordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
115 99 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 18.67% 13.01% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 104 95 102
Average salary £32,000 £26,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.75% -29.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Wireless
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Wireless
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Tamworth - 6 £22,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £65,000 -
Uttoxeter - 1 £40,000 -
Wireless
West Midlands

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 20 (86.96%) LAN
1 20 (86.96%) WAN
2 18 (78.26%) CCNA
2 18 (78.26%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (73.91%) VPN
4 16 (69.57%) Citrix
5 14 (60.87%) DNS
5 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
5 14 (60.87%) Windows
6 13 (56.52%) DHCP
7 11 (47.83%) MS Office
7 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
7 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
8 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
8 10 (43.48%) MCSE
8 10 (43.48%) MCTS
8 10 (43.48%) MCITP
9 9 (39.13%) Terminal Server
10 8 (34.78%) CCNP
11 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
12 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (26.09%) Windows 8
12 6 (26.09%) VLAN
12 6 (26.09%) VMware
13 5 (21.74%) Firewall
13 5 (21.74%) MPLS
13 5 (21.74%) MS Excel

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
2 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) MS Office
2 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) LAN
1 20 (86.96%) WAN
2 17 (73.91%) VPN
3 14 (60.87%) DNS
3 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
4 13 (56.52%) DHCP
5 6 (26.09%) VLAN
6 5 (21.74%) Firewall
6 5 (21.74%) MPLS
6 5 (21.74%) WLAN
7 3 (13.04%) Intranet
7 3 (13.04%) Internet
7 3 (13.04%) OSPF
7 3 (13.04%) BGP
7 3 (13.04%) EIGRP
7 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (13.04%) IP Telephony
8 1 (4.35%) IPv4
8 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Help Desk Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Network Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Network Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (8.70%) Network Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Support Technician
6 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) IT Support
6 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
7 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
4 6 (26.09%) Windows 8
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Change Management
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Service Management
2 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
2 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
2 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.35%) Network Design
3 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) CCNA
1 18 (78.26%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (43.48%) MCTS
2 10 (43.48%) MCITP
2 10 (43.48%) MCSE
3 8 (34.78%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
2 2 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 9 (39.13%) Terminal Server
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Citrix
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) VMware
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco
5 3 (13.04%) WatchGuard
5 3 (13.04%) Siemens
5 3 (13.04%) HP
6 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.35%) Juniper