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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 59 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 6 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.00% 2.76% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.45% 13.04% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 6
Average salary £29,375 £25,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £18,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £57,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
71 115 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 11.79% 21.14% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 66 93 60
Average salary £26,250 £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 -11 3 £26,250 +41.89%
Burton-upon-Trent -2 1 £52,000 +108.00%
Wireless
West Midlands

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 18 (94.74%) LAN
2 17 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (89.47%) Firewall
3 16 (84.21%) WAN
4 15 (78.95%) CCNP
4 15 (78.95%) CCNA
5 13 (68.42%) VPN
6 12 (63.16%) MPLS
7 10 (52.63%) Citrix
7 10 (52.63%) Cisco
7 10 (52.63%) VLAN
8 9 (47.37%) WatchGuard
8 9 (47.37%) HP
9 5 (26.32%) WLAN
9 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
9 5 (26.32%) Degree
10 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
10 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (21.05%) Windows
10 4 (21.05%) MCSE
11 3 (15.79%) ITIL
11 3 (15.79%) ADSL
11 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
11 3 (15.79%) Service Management
11 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
11 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
11 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
11 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
12 2 (10.53%) Energy Management

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) LAN
2 17 (89.47%) Firewall
3 16 (84.21%) WAN
4 13 (68.42%) VPN
5 12 (63.16%) MPLS
6 10 (52.63%) VLAN
7 5 (26.32%) WLAN
8 3 (15.79%) ADSL
8 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
9 2 (10.53%) IPv4
9 2 (10.53%) VoIP
10 1 (5.26%) DHCP
10 1 (5.26%) DNS
10 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
10 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
10 1 (5.26%) Wireless Security
General
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Administrator
1 9 (47.37%) Network Administrator
1 9 (47.37%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Network Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Field Service Technician
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Technician
4 1 (5.26%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Network Services Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Network Support
4 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
1 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.26%) IVR
2 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
3 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
2 3 (15.79%) Service Management
3 2 (10.53%) Energy Management
3 2 (10.53%) Fault Management
3 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.53%) Network Management
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.26%) Presales
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.26%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (78.95%) CCNA
2 15 (78.95%) CCNP
3 5 (26.32%) Degree
3 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) MCSE
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) MCITP
6 2 (10.53%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Cacti
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco
1 10 (52.63%) Citrix
2 9 (47.37%) HP
2 9 (47.37%) WatchGuard
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.26%) Meraki
4 1 (5.26%) VMware
Stoke on Trent
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
RM plc
Salary: £16500 - £19500 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago