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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless 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
Rank 137 142 146
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 71 65 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.30% 1.31% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.97% 7.49% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 65 51 49
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -27.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £21,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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
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
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless 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 +5 37 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Warwickshire +2 9 £36,225 +26.00% 1
Solihull -4 7 £38,000 +38.18%
Staffordshire +6 6 £18,500 -9.75%
Coventry -15 6 £55,000 +147.19% 2
Worcestershire +13 3 £75,000 +76.47%
West Bromwich - 2 £18,250 -
Wireless
England

Wireless
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 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.

1 79 (69.30%) Cisco
2 52 (45.61%) Firewall
3 38 (33.33%) LAN
4 36 (31.58%) Windows
5 33 (28.95%) VMware
5 33 (28.95%) F5
6 32 (28.07%) ITIL
7 27 (23.68%) Network Design
7 27 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (22.81%) VPN
9 25 (21.93%) DNS
9 25 (21.93%) Microsoft
9 25 (21.93%) Active Directory
9 25 (21.93%) Security Cleared
10 24 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
10 24 (21.05%) CheckPoint
11 23 (20.18%) WAN
12 22 (19.30%) Juniper
12 22 (19.30%) DHCP
13 21 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
14 20 (17.54%) SC Cleared
14 20 (17.54%) Windows Server 2003
14 20 (17.54%) MS Exchange
15 19 (16.67%) WLAN
15 19 (16.67%) Hyper-V
16 18 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
16 18 (15.79%) Citrix
17 17 (14.91%) Finance
18 16 (14.04%) MPLS
18 16 (14.04%) CCNA

Wireless
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 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (17.54%) MS Exchange
2 16 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (6.14%) Lync
5 6 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (4.39%) IIS
6 5 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.63%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.75%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (9.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (0.88%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.88%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 52 (45.61%) Firewall
2 38 (33.33%) LAN
3 26 (22.81%) VPN
4 25 (21.93%) DNS
5 23 (20.18%) WAN
6 22 (19.30%) DHCP
7 19 (16.67%) WLAN
8 18 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (14.04%) MPLS
10 12 (10.53%) Broadband
11 11 (9.65%) TCP/IP
12 10 (8.77%) SAN
13 9 (7.89%) VLAN
14 8 (7.02%) Network Security
15 7 (6.14%) Internet
15 7 (6.14%) PBX
16 6 (5.26%) VoIP
16 6 (5.26%) Intranet
16 6 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
16 6 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.88%) MySQL
1 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (14.91%) Finance
2 8 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (0.88%) Back Office
4 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (22.81%) Architect
2 20 (17.54%) Network Architect
3 16 (14.04%) Senior Network Architect
3 16 (14.04%) Senior Architect
4 12 (10.53%) Analyst
5 10 (8.77%) Consultant
6 9 (7.89%) Network Engineer
6 9 (7.89%) Support Engineer
7 8 (7.02%) Support Technician
7 8 (7.02%) Cisco Engineer
8 7 (6.14%) Administrator
9 6 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.26%) IT Support
10 5 (4.39%) Project Manager
10 5 (4.39%) Network Analyst
10 5 (4.39%) IT Support Technician
10 5 (4.39%) Network Manager
10 5 (4.39%) Senior Support Engineer
11 4 (3.51%) Product Manager
11 4 (3.51%) Network Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.65%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.51%) Mathematics
2 4 (3.51%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.75%) Statistics
3 2 (1.75%) EPoS
4 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.88%) Handset
4 1 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 36 (31.58%) Windows
2 27 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (17.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (11.40%) Windows XP
5 12 (10.53%) Windows 7
6 10 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (7.02%) Android
8 7 (6.14%) Linux
9 2 (1.75%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.88%) UNIX
10 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.07%) ITIL
2 27 (23.68%) Network Design
3 14 (12.28%) Service Management
3 14 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (11.40%) Service Delivery
5 9 (7.89%) Project Management
5 9 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (7.02%) PRINCE2
6 8 (7.02%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (7.02%) Network Management
7 7 (6.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (6.14%) Time Management
8 5 (4.39%) Supplier Management
9 4 (3.51%) ERP
9 4 (3.51%) Change Management
9 4 (3.51%) Product Management
10 3 (2.63%) Change Control
10 3 (2.63%) Performance Management
10 3 (2.63%) Data Protection
10 3 (2.63%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.63%) SQL
2 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.75%) C
3 1 (0.88%) Perl
3 1 (0.88%) PHP
3 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (21.93%) Security Cleared
2 24 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (17.54%) SC Cleared
4 16 (14.04%) CCNA
5 12 (10.53%) CCNP
6 11 (9.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (7.02%) MCSE
7 8 (7.02%) Degree
8 7 (6.14%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (4.39%) MCSA
10 4 (3.51%) MCITP
11 2 (1.75%) MCTS
11 2 (1.75%) CCIE
11 2 (1.75%) MCP
11 2 (1.75%) HNC
11 2 (1.75%) HND
12 1 (0.88%) RHCE
12 1 (0.88%) CCDP
12 1 (0.88%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.88%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.89%) SLA
2 3 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.88%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) DO-178B
System Software
1 25 (21.93%) Active Directory
2 21 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 8 (7.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (5.26%) vSphere
6 4 (3.51%) XenApp
6 4 (3.51%) XenServer
7 2 (1.75%) Postfix
8 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.88%) Nagios
2 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.88%) Cacti
2 1 (0.88%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 79 (69.30%) Cisco
2 33 (28.95%) VMware
2 33 (28.95%) F5
3 25 (21.93%) Microsoft
4 24 (21.05%) CheckPoint
5 22 (19.30%) Juniper
6 18 (15.79%) Citrix
7 13 (11.40%) Riverbed
8 12 (10.53%) SolarWinds
8 12 (10.53%) Websense
9 9 (7.89%) Apple
10 5 (4.39%) NetApp
10 5 (4.39%) HP
11 4 (3.51%) Dell
11 4 (3.51%) Avaya
11 4 (3.51%) Open-E
12 3 (2.63%) Sage
13 2 (1.75%) Nortel
13 2 (1.75%) Aruba
13 2 (1.75%) Fortinet
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
West Midlands Police
Salary: From £38,286 to £44,970 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 22k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rugby
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago