The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless Security over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Security
Rank 204 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.073% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £61,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £53,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +26.47%
Wireless Security
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
891 868 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.27% 17.43% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 784 690 719
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireless Security across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Security Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Wireless Security
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Wireless Security Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Wireless Security
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless Security across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Wireless Security Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Wireless Security
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless Security within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
Birmingham - 3 £65,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £50,500 -
Wireless Security
England

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Wireless Security 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 Security.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) RHCE
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Nagios
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) NetScreen
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) CentOS
4 1 (20.00%) Cacti

Wireless Security
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Wireless Security 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 Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (20.00%) IPsec
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) DMVPN
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (20.00%) NetScreen
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Design Authority
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Design Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Network Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) RHCE
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Cacti
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (20.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (20.00%) Aruba
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Aerohive Networks