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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Security
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,750 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+28.65% -1.72%
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
810 713 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.41% 15.49% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 696 590 718
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) RHCE
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Nagios
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) NetScreen
4 1 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (25.00%) IPsec
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (25.00%) NetScreen
4 1 (25.00%) IPsec
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) DMVPN
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Design Authority
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Design Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Network Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) RHCE
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) Cacti
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (25.00%) Aruba
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Aerohive Networks