The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 186 206 222
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +16
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 43 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.71% 0.43% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.65% 2.78% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 5
Median salary £40,000 £32,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +18.51%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Wi-Fi
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
924 899 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.34% 15.34% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 759 815 725
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +13 10 £41,250 +13.01% 1
Birmingham -14 8 £30,750 -1.60% 1
Staffordshire +1 7 £45,000 -30.76%
Herefordshire -4 3 - -
Worcestershire +11 2 £40,000 +100.00%
Halesowen - 2 £37,500 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 - -
Wi-Fi
England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 64 (62.75%) Firewall
2 50 (49.02%) Windows
3 43 (42.16%) LAN
4 42 (41.18%) Cisco
4 42 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 40 (39.22%) WAN
6 37 (36.27%) VLAN
7 36 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
8 35 (34.31%) CCNA
9 32 (31.37%) VMware
10 31 (30.39%) Microsoft
10 31 (30.39%) MS Exchange
10 31 (30.39%) Hyper-V
11 29 (28.43%) SLA
11 29 (28.43%) VMware Infrastructure
12 28 (27.45%) Windows 8
13 26 (25.49%) VPN
13 26 (25.49%) Disaster Recovery
14 25 (24.51%) DNS
14 25 (24.51%) VoIP
14 25 (24.51%) CCNP
14 25 (24.51%) Windows Server 2012
14 25 (24.51%) Windows Server
15 24 (23.53%) Windows XP
16 23 (22.55%) DHCP
16 23 (22.55%) Citrix
16 23 (22.55%) Exchange Server 2003
17 22 (21.57%) Windows 2000 Server
18 19 (18.63%) XenApp
18 19 (18.63%) SonicWALL

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (30.39%) MS Exchange
2 23 (22.55%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (12.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.92%) SAS
5 4 (3.92%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.96%) IIS
7 1 (0.98%) Apache
7 1 (0.98%) CMS
7 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.98%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.73%) Office 365
2 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (62.75%) Firewall
2 43 (42.16%) LAN
3 40 (39.22%) WAN
4 37 (36.27%) VLAN
5 26 (25.49%) VPN
6 25 (24.51%) DNS
6 25 (24.51%) VoIP
7 23 (22.55%) DHCP
8 19 (18.63%) TCP/IP
9 14 (13.73%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (12.75%) IPsec
11 12 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
11 12 (11.76%) SAN
12 10 (9.80%) Wireless
13 8 (7.84%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (7.84%) OSPF
13 8 (7.84%) SSL
14 7 (6.86%) Internet
14 7 (6.86%) MPLS
14 7 (6.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.98%) MySQL
3 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (2.94%) JIRA
1 3 (2.94%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.96%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.98%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 14 (13.73%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.86%) Retail
3 5 (4.90%) Automotive
4 4 (3.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.98%) Banking
5 1 (0.98%) Finance
5 1 (0.98%) Marketing
5 1 (0.98%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (24.51%) Network Engineer
2 14 (13.73%) Service Desk Engineer
3 13 (12.75%) Consultant
4 11 (10.78%) Architect
5 9 (8.82%) Analyst
6 8 (7.84%) Senior Architect
6 8 (7.84%) Technical Architect
7 7 (6.86%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (6.86%) Senior Technical Architect
8 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) IT Support
8 6 (5.88%) Network Analyst
8 6 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (4.90%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (4.90%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) NOC Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) Security Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) Senior Security Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.96%) .NET
2 1 (0.98%) CORBA
2 1 (0.98%) Middleware
2 1 (0.98%) Wayland
2 1 (0.98%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.88%) Smartphone
2 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.90%) IVR
3 3 (2.94%) Internet of Things
4 2 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.96%) EPoS
4 2 (1.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (1.96%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.96%) Verilog
4 2 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.98%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.98%) CAN bus
5 1 (0.98%) CCTV
5 1 (0.98%) Handset
5 1 (0.98%) iPad
5 1 (0.98%) iPhone
5 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.98%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.98%) PDA
5 1 (0.98%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 50 (49.02%) Windows
2 28 (27.45%) Windows 8
3 25 (24.51%) Windows Server
3 25 (24.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (23.53%) Windows XP
5 22 (21.57%) Windows 2000 Server
6 17 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (10.78%) Linux
7 11 (10.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (8.82%) Windows 10
9 7 (6.86%) Windows 7
10 6 (5.88%) Windows 2000
11 5 (4.90%) Android
11 5 (4.90%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.98%) MeeGo
12 1 (0.98%) MVS
12 1 (0.98%) Tizen
12 1 (0.98%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.98%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.49%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (16.67%) ITIL
3 9 (8.82%) Project Management
4 8 (7.84%) ITIL V3
4 8 (7.84%) Network Management
5 7 (6.86%) Data Privacy
5 7 (6.86%) Network Design
6 6 (5.88%) Service Management
7 5 (4.90%) Capacity Management
7 5 (4.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (4.90%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (4.90%) Mentoring
7 5 (4.90%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 5 (4.90%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.90%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 4 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (3.92%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (3.92%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (3.92%) SIEM
8 4 (3.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.84%) Tcl
2 6 (5.88%) SQL
3 5 (4.90%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.92%) C
5 3 (2.94%) Embedded C
6 2 (1.96%) C#
6 2 (1.96%) C++
6 2 (1.96%) VB
7 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.98%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.98%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 36 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (34.31%) CCNA
3 25 (24.51%) CCNP
4 9 (8.82%) CCSA
4 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (6.86%) CCIE
5 7 (6.86%) CCIP
5 7 (6.86%) CCSE
5 7 (6.86%) Degree
5 7 (6.86%) MCSE
6 6 (5.88%) CCDA
6 6 (5.88%) CCDP
7 5 (4.90%) MCITP
7 5 (4.90%) MCSA
7 5 (4.90%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.98%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.98%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (28.43%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) JTAG
2 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 42 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 31 (30.39%) Hyper-V
3 29 (28.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (18.63%) VMware ESX
4 19 (18.63%) XenApp
5 9 (8.82%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (4.90%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.92%) vSphere
8 3 (2.94%) Firmware
9 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.98%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 7 (6.86%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (6.86%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 6 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (3.92%) AirWatch
3 4 (3.92%) FortiGate
4 3 (2.94%) SCCM
5 2 (1.96%) WSUS
6 1 (0.98%) Nagios
Vendors
1 42 (41.18%) Cisco
2 32 (31.37%) VMware
3 31 (30.39%) Microsoft
4 23 (22.55%) Citrix
5 19 (18.63%) SonicWALL
6 14 (13.73%) Veeam
7 13 (12.75%) CheckPoint
7 13 (12.75%) Sophos
8 9 (8.82%) HP
8 9 (8.82%) Palo Alto
9 8 (7.84%) Aruba
10 6 (5.88%) Avaya
10 6 (5.88%) Symantec
11 5 (4.90%) AVG
11 5 (4.90%) EMC
11 5 (4.90%) Kaseya
11 5 (4.90%) Kaspersky
11 5 (4.90%) NetApp
11 5 (4.90%) Ruckus Wireless
12 4 (3.92%) NICE Systems
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
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