The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 175 147 167
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +20
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 58 70 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.06% 1.36% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.24% 8.58% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 53 64 67
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £49,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Wireless
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
930 816 955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.96% 15.88% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 725 710 826
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 £24,457
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%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Wireless
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Wireless Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Wireless
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Wireless Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Wireless
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 Wireless within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 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 -6 19 £37,500 -16.20% 4
Coventry +8 13 £38,000 +1.33% 8
Dudley - 7 £32,000 -
Worcestershire +2 6 £41,250 +17.85%
Staffordshire -14 5 £28,500 -5.86%
Warwickshire -3 3 £36,000 +28.57% 1
Shropshire -11 3 £45,000 +9.75%
Herefordshire -11 2 £33,500 -33.00% 1
Stourbridge - 1 £40,000 -
Walsall - 1 £37,500 -
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 98 (72.59%) Cisco
2 91 (67.41%) Firewall
3 66 (48.89%) WAN
3 66 (48.89%) Cisco Certification
4 61 (45.19%) LAN
5 51 (37.78%) CCNA
6 46 (34.07%) VPN
7 40 (29.63%) DHCP
8 39 (28.89%) Windows
9 38 (28.15%) ITIL
10 37 (27.41%) CCNP
10 37 (27.41%) Microsoft
11 33 (24.44%) VMware
12 32 (23.70%) HP
13 29 (21.48%) Active Directory
13 29 (21.48%) VLAN
13 29 (21.48%) Cisco Wireless
14 28 (20.74%) VoIP
14 28 (20.74%) OSPF
15 26 (19.26%) EIGRP
16 25 (18.52%) DNS
16 25 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
16 25 (18.52%) Windows Server
17 23 (17.04%) BGP
18 22 (16.30%) SolarWinds
18 22 (16.30%) Cisco Nexus
19 21 (15.56%) TCP/IP
20 20 (14.81%) Hyper-V
21 19 (14.07%) VMware Infrastructure
21 19 (14.07%) Network Security

Wireless
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 11 (8.15%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.93%) Skype for Business
3 5 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.15%) MS Office
2 11 (8.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.44%) Azure Active Directory
1 6 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.22%) SaaS
3 2 (1.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 91 (67.41%) Firewall
2 66 (48.89%) WAN
3 61 (45.19%) LAN
4 46 (34.07%) VPN
5 40 (29.63%) DHCP
6 29 (21.48%) Cisco Wireless
6 29 (21.48%) VLAN
7 28 (20.74%) OSPF
7 28 (20.74%) VoIP
8 26 (19.26%) EIGRP
9 25 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
9 25 (18.52%) DNS
10 23 (17.04%) BGP
11 22 (16.30%) Cisco Nexus
12 21 (15.56%) TCP/IP
13 19 (14.07%) MPLS
13 19 (14.07%) Network Security
14 18 (13.33%) WLAN
15 14 (10.37%) Cisco IOS
15 14 (10.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.93%) MySQL
3 2 (1.48%) GIS
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Metasploit
General
1 14 (10.37%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.70%) Automotive
2 5 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.48%) Marketing
4 1 (0.74%) Electronics
4 1 (0.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (38.52%) Network Engineer
2 34 (25.19%) Analyst
3 21 (15.56%) Network Analyst
3 21 (15.56%) Support Analyst
4 19 (14.07%) Network Support
5 13 (9.63%) Administrator
5 13 (9.63%) Cisco Analyst
5 13 (9.63%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 13 (9.63%) Network Support Analyst
5 13 (9.63%) Support Engineer
6 12 (8.89%) IT Engineer
7 10 (7.41%) Cisco Support
7 10 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (5.93%) Architect
8 8 (5.93%) Network Administrator
8 8 (5.93%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (5.93%) Senior Support Analyst
9 7 (5.19%) Cisco Engineer
9 7 (5.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.67%) WAP
2 3 (2.22%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.48%) Web Services
4 1 (0.74%) CSS
4 1 (0.74%) HTML
4 1 (0.74%) Middleware
4 1 (0.74%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.44%) PKI
4 3 (2.22%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.22%) FMCG
4 3 (2.22%) Handset
4 3 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.48%) Clustering
5 2 (1.48%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.48%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.74%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.74%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.74%) iPad
6 1 (0.74%) IVR
6 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.74%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (28.89%) Windows
2 25 (18.52%) Windows Server
3 15 (11.11%) Linux
4 12 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (6.67%) Unix
5 9 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (5.19%) Windows 7
6 7 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (4.44%) Solaris
8 5 (3.70%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.22%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.48%) VyOS
11 1 (0.74%) Android
11 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.74%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (28.15%) ITIL
2 17 (12.59%) Problem Management
3 14 (10.37%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (9.63%) Project Management
5 10 (7.41%) Incident Management
6 8 (5.93%) Logistics
6 8 (5.93%) Mentoring
6 8 (5.93%) Presales
6 8 (5.93%) Service Management
6 8 (5.93%) Supplier Management
7 6 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.44%) DNA
7 6 (4.44%) High Availability
7 6 (4.44%) Load Balancing
7 6 (4.44%) PRINCE2
7 6 (4.44%) Workflow
8 5 (3.70%) Fault Management
8 5 (3.70%) Network Management
8 5 (3.70%) Resource Management
8 5 (3.70%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.41%) Java
2 9 (6.67%) SQL
3 2 (1.48%) C
4 1 (0.74%) C#
4 1 (0.74%) C++
4 1 (0.74%) PHP
4 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.74%) Python
4 1 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (48.89%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (37.78%) CCNA
3 37 (27.41%) CCNP
4 12 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (7.41%) MCSA
5 10 (7.41%) MCSE
6 9 (6.67%) Degree
7 7 (5.19%) CCSA
7 7 (5.19%) CISSP
8 6 (4.44%) JNCIA
8 6 (4.44%) JNCIS
9 5 (3.70%) CCIE
9 5 (3.70%) CCSP
10 3 (2.22%) CCVP
10 3 (2.22%) CWNA
11 2 (1.48%) CCDP
11 2 (1.48%) MCDST
11 2 (1.48%) MCITP
11 2 (1.48%) MCTS
11 2 (1.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.15%) SLA
2 5 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.96%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.74%) COBIT
4 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (21.48%) Active Directory
2 20 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 19 (14.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.22%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.22%) vSphere
5 2 (1.48%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.48%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.48%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (1.48%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.74%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (12.59%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (4.44%) SCCM
3 5 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.22%) Nessus
4 3 (2.22%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (2.22%) WSUS
5 2 (1.48%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.48%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (1.48%) Nagios
5 2 (1.48%) Opsview
5 2 (1.48%) SCOM
6 1 (0.74%) Cacti
6 1 (0.74%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 98 (72.59%) Cisco
2 37 (27.41%) Microsoft
3 33 (24.44%) VMware
4 32 (23.70%) HP
5 22 (16.30%) SolarWinds
6 19 (14.07%) CheckPoint
7 18 (13.33%) Palo Alto
8 16 (11.85%) Meraki
9 12 (8.89%) Juniper
9 12 (8.89%) Remedy
10 10 (7.41%) Draytek
10 10 (7.41%) F5
10 10 (7.41%) Riverbed
11 9 (6.67%) Aruba
12 8 (5.93%) RedPrairie
13 7 (5.19%) Fortinet
13 7 (5.19%) Huawei
13 7 (5.19%) NETGEAR
14 6 (4.44%) Dell
14 6 (4.44%) SonicWALL
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Pack
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent pension + holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + 46 days hols + exc pension + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
First Utility
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Pack
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
aap3
Salary: £17000 - £22000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Martin & Conley
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Car Allowance and Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 25 days ago