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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 185 198 223
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +25
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 36 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.65% 0.51% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.88% 3.22% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 30 24 13
Median salary £34,500 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £35,000 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £35,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.96% +8.46%
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
928 808 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.87% 15.81% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 730 707 816
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £57,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 8 December 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 8 December 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
Birmingham +1 14 £34,000 +4.61% 1
Coventry +1 7 £46,000 +31.42% 3
Warwickshire - 6 £47,500 - 2
Herefordshire -9 4 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Dudley -1 2 £32,000 +26.73%
Staffordshire -9 2 £21,250 -36.09%
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 44 (68.75%) Cisco
2 34 (53.13%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (53.13%) Firewall
3 33 (51.56%) CCNA
3 33 (51.56%) LAN
4 31 (48.44%) WAN
5 27 (42.19%) CCNP
6 20 (31.25%) Windows
7 18 (28.13%) VPN
7 18 (28.13%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (26.56%) VoIP
8 17 (26.56%) Active Directory
9 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
10 14 (21.88%) VLAN
10 14 (21.88%) Palo Alto
11 12 (18.75%) CheckPoint
12 11 (17.19%) DNS
12 11 (17.19%) C
12 11 (17.19%) SolarWinds
13 10 (15.63%) Windows 7
13 10 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
13 10 (15.63%) Wireless
13 10 (15.63%) VMware
13 10 (15.63%) Network Design
14 9 (14.06%) TCP/IP
14 9 (14.06%) Windows Server
15 8 (12.50%) Windows 8
15 8 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (12.50%) Incident Management
15 8 (12.50%) MS Office

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 6 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) Apache
4 1 (1.56%) CMS
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.56%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (53.13%) Firewall
2 33 (51.56%) LAN
3 31 (48.44%) WAN
4 18 (28.13%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (28.13%) VPN
5 17 (26.56%) VoIP
6 14 (21.88%) VLAN
7 11 (17.19%) DNS
8 10 (15.63%) Wireless
9 9 (14.06%) TCP/IP
10 7 (10.94%) Internet
10 7 (10.94%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (10.94%) IP Telephony
10 7 (10.94%) Network Security
11 5 (7.81%) BGP
12 4 (6.25%) 802.11
12 4 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (6.25%) MPLS
12 4 (6.25%) OSPF
12 4 (6.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) GIS
2 1 (1.56%) MySQL
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) JIRA
2 2 (3.13%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.56%) Metasploit
3 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 8 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 8 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.69%) Automotive
2 3 (4.69%) Electronics
2 3 (4.69%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Network Engineer
2 9 (14.06%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) Consultant
4 6 (9.38%) Analyst
4 6 (9.38%) IT Technician
4 6 (9.38%) Service Desk Technician
5 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Network Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Network Consultant
6 4 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Service Desk Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) IT Support
7 3 (4.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Network Security Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Network Specialist
7 3 (4.69%) Security Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) 802.1X
2 2 (3.13%) CORBA
2 2 (3.13%) Wayland
2 2 (3.13%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) iPhone
2 2 (3.13%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.13%) CAN bus
2 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (3.13%) EPoS
2 2 (3.13%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.56%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.56%) IVR
3 1 (1.56%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.56%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.25%) Windows
2 10 (15.63%) Windows 7
3 9 (14.06%) Windows Server
4 8 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.81%) Windows XP
6 4 (6.25%) Android
6 4 (6.25%) Apple iOS
6 4 (6.25%) Linux
6 4 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (3.13%) MeeGo
7 2 (3.13%) Tizen
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.56%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
1 10 (15.63%) Network Design
2 8 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 7 (10.94%) Data Privacy
4 6 (9.38%) ITIL
5 5 (7.81%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (7.81%) Project Management
6 4 (6.25%) SIEM
6 4 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.69%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.13%) Change Management
8 2 (3.13%) Kanban
8 2 (3.13%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.13%) Project Planning
8 2 (3.13%) Regression Testing
8 2 (3.13%) Scrum
8 2 (3.13%) Service Management
8 2 (3.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.19%) C
2 5 (7.81%) Embedded C
3 2 (3.13%) C++
3 2 (3.13%) Embedded C++
3 2 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (53.13%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (51.56%) CCNA
3 27 (42.19%) CCNP
4 8 (12.50%) CCSA
5 7 (10.94%) CCSE
6 4 (6.25%) CWNA
7 3 (4.69%) Degree
8 2 (3.13%) CCDA
8 2 (3.13%) CCSP
9 1 (1.56%) CCDP
9 1 (1.56%) CCIE
9 1 (1.56%) CCIP
9 1 (1.56%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) JTAG
2 2 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 17 (26.56%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.81%) VMware ESX
4 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.25%) XenApp
5 1 (1.56%) Firmware
5 1 (1.56%) Postfix
5 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (10.94%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 44 (68.75%) Cisco
2 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
3 14 (21.88%) Palo Alto
4 12 (18.75%) CheckPoint
5 11 (17.19%) SolarWinds
6 10 (15.63%) VMware
7 7 (10.94%) Dell
8 6 (9.38%) SonicWALL
9 4 (6.25%) Citrix
9 4 (6.25%) Meraki
10 2 (3.13%) Apple
10 2 (3.13%) F5
10 2 (3.13%) Google
10 2 (3.13%) Intel
10 2 (3.13%) LANDesk
10 2 (3.13%) Remedy
10 2 (3.13%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
11 1 (1.56%) Mitel
11 1 (1.56%) QNX
Hereford, Herefordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 50,000 DOE
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent pension + holidays
Posted: 6 days ago
Hereford
360 Resourcing
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Rugby
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Pack
Posted: 20 days ago
West Midlands
Sky
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
Sky
Posted: 20 days ago