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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 68 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 3 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.49% 1.24% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% 7.21% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 6
Average salary £40,000 £24,025 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.49% +11.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £28,550 £36,250
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
66 111 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 10.80% 17.26% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 61 98 83
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +14.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 April 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 30 April 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 -1 1 £34,500 +20.84%
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £50,000 -
Wireless
West Midlands

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 7 (77.78%) CCNP
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
4 5 (55.56%) CCNA
5 4 (44.44%) HP
5 4 (44.44%) Citrix
5 4 (44.44%) VLAN
6 3 (33.33%) WatchGuard
6 3 (33.33%) VPN
6 3 (33.33%) MPLS
7 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
7 2 (22.22%) IVR
7 2 (22.22%) SLA
7 2 (22.22%) VoIP
7 2 (22.22%) WLAN
7 2 (22.22%) Cacti
7 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
7 2 (22.22%) Network Management
7 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (22.22%) Degree
7 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
7 2 (22.22%) Fault Management
7 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (22.22%) Meraki
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco Prime

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) VLAN
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
5 2 (22.22%) VoIP
5 2 (22.22%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Network Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Network Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Services Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support
4 1 (11.11%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) IVR
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
1 2 (22.22%) Fault Management
1 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
1 2 (22.22%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) CCNP
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) CCDA
4 1 (11.11%) MCITP
4 1 (11.11%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Cacti
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) WatchGuard
4 2 (22.22%) Meraki
4 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
5 1 (11.11%) VMware