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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 143 137 161
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +24
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 61 56 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.22% 1.30% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.93% 7.38% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 49 48 39
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £23,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,700 £67,300 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
769 759 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.41% 17.57% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 683 593 685
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 -6 25 £53,750 -2.27% 5
Staffordshire +16 15 £25,000 +19.04%
Warwickshire -1 11 £42,000 -4.00% 2
Coventry -7 6 £39,500 +79.54% 1
Solihull -4 1 £41,500 +38.33%
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 78 (63.41%) Cisco
2 54 (43.90%) Firewall
3 49 (39.84%) LAN
4 43 (34.96%) Windows
5 35 (28.46%) VPN
6 34 (27.64%) WAN
6 34 (27.64%) ITIL
7 33 (26.83%) VMware
8 31 (25.20%) F5
9 30 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 30 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
10 29 (23.58%) DNS
10 29 (23.58%) CheckPoint
11 27 (21.95%) DHCP
12 26 (21.14%) Active Directory
12 26 (21.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 25 (20.33%) Service Delivery
14 24 (19.51%) MPLS
14 24 (19.51%) MS Exchange
15 23 (18.70%) Microsoft
15 23 (18.70%) Security Cleared
15 23 (18.70%) Network Design
16 20 (16.26%) Management Information System
16 20 (16.26%) Juniper
17 19 (15.45%) Citrix
17 19 (15.45%) Finance
17 19 (15.45%) Hyper-V
18 18 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
18 18 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
18 18 (14.63%) Windows 7

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 24 (19.51%) MS Exchange
2 18 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (13.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (5.69%) Lync
5 5 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.63%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (11.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.20%) Office 365
2 1 (0.81%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.81%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 54 (43.90%) Firewall
2 49 (39.84%) LAN
3 35 (28.46%) VPN
4 34 (27.64%) WAN
5 29 (23.58%) DNS
6 27 (21.95%) DHCP
7 24 (19.51%) MPLS
8 16 (13.01%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (11.38%) WLAN
10 12 (9.76%) Broadband
11 11 (8.94%) Internet
11 11 (8.94%) TCP/IP
12 10 (8.13%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (7.32%) Intranet
13 9 (7.32%) EIGRP
13 9 (7.32%) SAN
14 8 (6.50%) DMVPN
14 8 (6.50%) Cisco PIX
14 8 (6.50%) Network Security
15 7 (5.69%) ATM
Development Applications
1 4 (3.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.63%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (15.45%) Finance
2 7 (5.69%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.25%) Marketing
4 2 (1.63%) Retail
4 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.81%) Automotive
5 1 (0.81%) Back Office
5 1 (0.81%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (17.89%) Architect
2 17 (13.82%) Network Architect
3 15 (12.20%) Senior Architect
3 15 (12.20%) Senior Network Architect
4 14 (11.38%) Network Engineer
4 14 (11.38%) Analyst
5 11 (8.94%) Support Technician
5 11 (8.94%) Support Engineer
5 11 (8.94%) IT Support
6 10 (8.13%) Cisco Engineer
7 8 (6.50%) IT Support Technician
8 6 (4.88%) Consultant
8 6 (4.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (4.07%) Network Analyst
9 5 (4.07%) Network Manager
9 5 (4.07%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.25%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.25%) Operations Manager
10 4 (3.25%) Administrator
10 4 (3.25%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.81%) HTML
1 1 (0.81%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.26%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.25%) Mathematics
2 4 (3.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.63%) EPoS
4 1 (0.81%) Statistics
4 1 (0.81%) Telematics
4 1 (0.81%) Handset
4 1 (0.81%) DTV
4 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 43 (34.96%) Windows
2 30 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (21.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (14.63%) Windows 7
5 16 (13.01%) Windows XP
6 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (8.13%) Android
8 5 (4.07%) Linux
9 4 (3.25%) Solaris
10 3 (2.44%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.81%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.81%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.64%) ITIL
2 25 (20.33%) Service Delivery
3 23 (18.70%) Network Design
4 15 (12.20%) Network Management
4 15 (12.20%) Service Management
5 13 (10.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (9.76%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (8.13%) Change Management
8 9 (7.32%) Project Management
8 9 (7.32%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (6.50%) Change Control
9 8 (6.50%) PRINCE2
9 8 (6.50%) Validation
10 7 (5.69%) Problem Management
10 7 (5.69%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (5.69%) Configuration Management
10 7 (5.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (5.69%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (4.88%) ITIL V3
12 5 (4.07%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.63%) SQL
2 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.81%) C
2 1 (0.81%) Perl
2 1 (0.81%) PHP
2 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (18.70%) Security Cleared
3 17 (13.82%) CCNA
4 16 (13.01%) CCNP
4 16 (13.01%) SC Cleared
5 13 (10.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (8.13%) MCSE
7 9 (7.32%) CCSE
8 8 (6.50%) Degree
9 7 (5.69%) CCSA
9 7 (5.69%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (4.88%) MCITP
11 5 (4.07%) MCSA
12 4 (3.25%) MCTS
13 2 (1.63%) MCP
13 2 (1.63%) HNC
13 2 (1.63%) HND
13 2 (1.63%) JNCIP
14 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.81%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (6.50%) SLA
3 3 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.81%) QA
4 1 (0.81%) DO-178B
System Software
1 26 (21.14%) Active Directory
2 19 (15.45%) Hyper-V
3 18 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (8.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (4.07%) vSphere
6 4 (3.25%) XenApp
6 4 (3.25%) XenServer
7 1 (0.81%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (2.44%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.81%) Cacti
2 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.81%) Nagios
Vendors
1 78 (63.41%) Cisco
2 33 (26.83%) VMware
3 31 (25.20%) F5
4 29 (23.58%) CheckPoint
5 23 (18.70%) Microsoft
6 20 (16.26%) Juniper
7 19 (15.45%) Citrix
8 13 (10.57%) Riverbed
9 12 (9.76%) SolarWinds
9 12 (9.76%) Websense
10 11 (8.94%) Apple
11 7 (5.69%) Nokia
12 5 (4.07%) NetApp
13 4 (3.25%) Open-E
13 4 (3.25%) Avaya
13 4 (3.25%) HP
13 4 (3.25%) Dell
13 4 (3.25%) Remedy
14 3 (2.44%) Sage
15 2 (1.63%) Aruba
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