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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 62 64 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 9 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.44% 1.36% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 9.30% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 4
Average salary £19,500 £22,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% -23.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,900 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £37,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.32%
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
108 86 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.31% 14.63% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 95 79 101
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £45,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 21 April 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
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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 -24 4 £28,550 +42.75%
Wireless
West Midlands

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 17 (73.91%) Citrix
2 15 (65.22%) Windows
3 14 (60.87%) DHCP
3 14 (60.87%) DNS
4 11 (47.83%) WAN
4 11 (47.83%) LAN
4 11 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (47.83%) CCNA
4 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (47.83%) VMware
4 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (47.83%) Windows 7
5 9 (39.13%) Windows XP
5 9 (39.13%) VPN
6 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
6 8 (34.78%) Intranet
6 8 (34.78%) Internet
6 8 (34.78%) Service Delivery
6 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
8 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
8 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
8 6 (26.09%) MCSE
8 6 (26.09%) MS Office
8 6 (26.09%) MCTS
8 6 (26.09%) MCITP
9 5 (21.74%) Firewall
9 5 (21.74%) CCNP
9 5 (21.74%) MPLS

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (26.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) DHCP
1 14 (60.87%) DNS
2 11 (47.83%) WAN
2 11 (47.83%) LAN
3 9 (39.13%) VPN
4 8 (34.78%) Intranet
4 8 (34.78%) Internet
5 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
6 5 (21.74%) MPLS
6 5 (21.74%) Firewall
7 3 (13.04%) VLAN
8 2 (8.70%) WLAN
9 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
9 1 (4.35%) IPv4
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) IT Support Technician
2 8 (34.78%) Support Technician
2 8 (34.78%) IT Support
3 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (13.04%) Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Account Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Network Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Relationships Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (47.83%) Windows 7
3 9 (39.13%) Windows XP
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Service Delivery
2 3 (13.04%) Business Development
2 3 (13.04%) Product Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
3 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) CCNA
1 11 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (26.09%) MCTS
2 6 (26.09%) MCITP
2 6 (26.09%) MCSE
3 5 (21.74%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Citrix
2 11 (47.83%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) WatchGuard
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.35%) Juniper