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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
England / West Midlands
Rank 152 165 167
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 50 71 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.08% 1.20% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.79% 8.15% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 48 57 45
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,700 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.35%

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
736 871 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.89% 14.68% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 614 717 697
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Coventry +30 16 £41,500 +12.16% 1
Birmingham +20 14 £50,000 +17.64% 8
Shropshire -1 7 £35,000 -26.31% 6
Warwickshire +23 6 £40,000 +11.11% 1
Staffordshire +8 4 £32,500 -2.98%
Walsall - 3 £32,500 -
Wolverhampton +3 2 £32,500 -18.75% 2
West Bromwich - 2 £32,500 -
Solihull -5 1 £41,500 +93.02%
Worcestershire -22 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Herefordshire -24 1 £44,000 +62.96%
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 79 (71.82%) Cisco
2 74 (67.27%) Firewall
3 59 (53.64%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (43.64%) CCNA
5 44 (40.00%) LAN
6 43 (39.09%) VPN
7 42 (38.18%) CCNP
8 37 (33.64%) WAN
9 34 (30.91%) Windows
9 34 (30.91%) VLAN
10 32 (29.09%) Cisco ASA
11 29 (26.36%) DHCP
12 27 (24.55%) BGP
12 27 (24.55%) SolarWinds
12 27 (24.55%) VMware
13 26 (23.64%) OSPF
13 26 (23.64%) Microsoft
14 24 (21.82%) VoIP
14 24 (21.82%) MPLS
15 22 (20.00%) DNS
15 22 (20.00%) TCP/IP
15 22 (20.00%) Windows Server
16 20 (18.18%) Meraki
17 19 (17.27%) Network Security
18 18 (16.36%) ITIL
18 18 (16.36%) Cisco Wireless
19 17 (15.45%) Cisco IOS
20 16 (14.55%) Hyper-V
20 16 (14.55%) Active Directory
20 16 (14.55%) Wi-Fi

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 7 (6.36%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.45%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.91%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.00%) MS Office
3 6 (5.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) SaaS
2 1 (0.91%) G Suite
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 74 (67.27%) Firewall
2 44 (40.00%) LAN
3 43 (39.09%) VPN
4 37 (33.64%) WAN
5 34 (30.91%) VLAN
6 32 (29.09%) Cisco ASA
7 29 (26.36%) DHCP
8 27 (24.55%) BGP
9 26 (23.64%) OSPF
10 24 (21.82%) MPLS
10 24 (21.82%) VoIP
11 22 (20.00%) DNS
11 22 (20.00%) TCP/IP
12 19 (17.27%) Network Security
13 18 (16.36%) Cisco Wireless
14 17 (15.45%) Cisco IOS
15 16 (14.55%) Wi-Fi
16 14 (12.73%) WLAN
17 12 (10.91%) IPv4
18 11 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.73%) MySQL
2 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.82%) GIS
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (8.18%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.64%) Automotive
2 4 (3.64%) Electronics
3 3 (2.73%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.82%) Marketing
5 1 (0.91%) Finance
5 1 (0.91%) German Language
5 1 (0.91%) Retail
5 1 (0.91%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 55 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 13 (11.82%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (10.00%) Analyst
4 10 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 9 (8.18%) Administrator
6 7 (6.36%) Architect
7 6 (5.45%) Consultant
7 6 (5.45%) IT Support
7 6 (5.45%) Network Architect
8 5 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Network Administrator
8 5 (4.55%) Network Analyst
8 5 (4.55%) Network Specialist
8 5 (4.55%) Network Support
8 5 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.55%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Network Support Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.27%) 802.1X
2 4 (3.64%) Middleware
2 4 (3.64%) WAP
3 2 (1.82%) Web Services
4 1 (0.91%) CSS
4 1 (0.91%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.64%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (3.64%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.73%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.82%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.82%) Handset
7 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.91%) EPoS
7 1 (0.91%) Fintech
7 1 (0.91%) FMCG
7 1 (0.91%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 34 (30.91%) Windows
2 22 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (11.82%) Linux
4 8 (7.27%) Unix
4 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (6.36%) VyOS
6 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.55%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.64%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.73%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.82%) Android
10 2 (1.82%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.82%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.36%) ITIL
2 13 (11.82%) Project Management
3 12 (10.91%) Problem Management
4 10 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 9 (8.18%) PRINCE2
6 8 (7.27%) Contract Management
6 8 (7.27%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (5.45%) Load Balancing
7 6 (5.45%) Mentoring
8 5 (4.55%) Presales
8 5 (4.55%) Resource Management
9 4 (3.64%) Coaching
9 4 (3.64%) Data Security
9 4 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (3.64%) ITIL V3
9 4 (3.64%) Risk Management
9 4 (3.64%) Software Engineering
9 4 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (2.73%) Service Management
10 3 (2.73%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.27%) Java
2 5 (4.55%) C
2 5 (4.55%) SQL
3 4 (3.64%) C#
3 4 (3.64%) C++
3 4 (3.64%) Python
4 3 (2.73%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.91%) PHP
5 1 (0.91%) VB
5 1 (0.91%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (53.64%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (43.64%) CCNA
3 42 (38.18%) CCNP
4 10 (9.09%) CCSP
5 8 (7.27%) CWNA
6 7 (6.36%) Degree
7 6 (5.45%) MCSE
7 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.73%) CCDP
8 3 (2.73%) CCIE
8 3 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.82%) CCDA
9 2 (1.82%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.82%) MCP
9 2 (1.82%) PMP
10 1 (0.91%) CISM
10 1 (0.91%) CISSP
10 1 (0.91%) HND
10 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) SLA
2 5 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.64%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.91%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.91%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (14.55%) Active Directory
1 16 (14.55%) Hyper-V
2 11 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.73%) pfSense
3 3 (2.73%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (2.73%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.82%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.82%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (1.82%) XenApp
5 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.91%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.91%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
2 9 (8.18%) Nagios
3 8 (7.27%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (2.73%) WSUS
5 2 (1.82%) Opsview
5 2 (1.82%) SCCM
5 2 (1.82%) SCOM
6 1 (0.91%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.91%) QRadar
Vendors
1 79 (71.82%) Cisco
2 27 (24.55%) SolarWinds
2 27 (24.55%) VMware
3 26 (23.64%) Microsoft
4 20 (18.18%) Meraki
5 15 (13.64%) HP
6 11 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 11 (10.00%) Palo Alto
7 9 (8.18%) Aruba
7 9 (8.18%) SonicWALL
8 7 (6.36%) Brocade
8 7 (6.36%) Draytek
8 7 (6.36%) Fortinet
8 7 (6.36%) Huawei
8 7 (6.36%) ProCurve
8 7 (6.36%) Ubiquiti
9 6 (5.45%) Citrix
10 5 (4.55%) Dell
10 5 (4.55%) Juniper
10 5 (4.55%) NETGEAR
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£50,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 7 hours ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
West Midlands
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Guru Careers
Salary: 23000-30000 Per Annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Guru Careers
Salary: 35000-45000 Per Annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago