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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 160 144 191
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +47
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 72 77 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.24% 1.45% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.76% 9.77% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 56 71 41
Median salary £40,500 £32,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.56% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +0.58%
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
928 788 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.01% 14.83% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 719 686 775
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 September 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 26 September 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 -21 35 £43,750 -37.50% 13
Worcestershire +14 10 £42,500 +17.73%
Warwickshire -2 10 £38,000 +43.39%
Solihull +6 5 £25,000 -5.66% 3
Coventry -5 5 £38,000 -5.00% 1
Dudley - 4 £40,000 -
Shropshire -9 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Stourbridge - 3 £40,000 - 1
Staffordshire -5 2 £45,000 +57.89%
Herefordshire -7 2 £33,500 -33.00%
West Bromwich - 1 £42,500 -
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 104 (71.72%) Cisco
2 92 (63.45%) Firewall
3 86 (59.31%) WAN
4 68 (46.90%) LAN
5 66 (45.52%) Cisco Certification
6 50 (34.48%) CCNA
7 48 (33.10%) CCNP
8 47 (32.41%) VPN
8 47 (32.41%) Windows
9 40 (27.59%) ITIL
9 40 (27.59%) HP
10 39 (26.90%) Active Directory
11 38 (26.21%) VoIP
11 38 (26.21%) DHCP
12 35 (24.14%) Microsoft
12 35 (24.14%) Data Centre
12 35 (24.14%) Windows Server
13 33 (22.76%) Cisco Wireless
14 32 (22.07%) OSPF
15 31 (21.38%) EIGRP
15 31 (21.38%) VMware
16 29 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
17 27 (18.62%) Hyper-V
17 27 (18.62%) MPLS
18 26 (17.93%) DNS
19 25 (17.24%) Juniper
20 24 (16.55%) Linux
20 24 (16.55%) Palo Alto
21 23 (15.86%) BGP
22 22 (15.17%) SSL

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 15 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 13 (8.97%) Skype for Business
3 8 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.45%) IIS
6 2 (1.38%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.38%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (7.59%) MS Excel
1 11 (7.59%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.83%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (4.14%) Office 365
4 5 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (2.76%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 92 (63.45%) Firewall
2 86 (59.31%) WAN
3 68 (46.90%) LAN
4 47 (32.41%) VPN
5 38 (26.21%) DHCP
5 38 (26.21%) VoIP
6 33 (22.76%) Cisco Wireless
7 32 (22.07%) OSPF
8 31 (21.38%) EIGRP
9 29 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
10 27 (18.62%) MPLS
11 26 (17.93%) DNS
12 23 (15.86%) BGP
13 22 (15.17%) Cisco Nexus
13 22 (15.17%) SSL
13 22 (15.17%) VLAN
14 19 (13.10%) TCP/IP
14 19 (13.10%) WLAN
15 16 (11.03%) VPLS
16 15 (10.34%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.97%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (0.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (2.07%) Metasploit
General
1 18 (12.41%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.14%) Automotive
3 2 (1.38%) Finance
3 2 (1.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.38%) Marketing
4 1 (0.69%) Electronics
4 1 (0.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (31.72%) Network Engineer
2 39 (26.90%) Analyst
3 27 (18.62%) Network Analyst
3 27 (18.62%) Network Support
4 24 (16.55%) Support Analyst
5 19 (13.10%) Network Support Analyst
6 15 (10.34%) Cisco Support
7 14 (9.66%) Cisco Analyst
7 14 (9.66%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 12 (8.28%) Consultant
8 12 (8.28%) IT Engineer
8 12 (8.28%) Support Engineer
9 10 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (5.52%) Cisco Engineer
10 8 (5.52%) Network Support Engineer
11 7 (4.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 7 (4.83%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (4.14%) Architect
12 6 (4.14%) Network Consultant
12 6 (4.14%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.21%) WAP
2 1 (0.69%) CSS
2 1 (0.69%) HTML
2 1 (0.69%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (24.14%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.21%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.14%) IVR
3 6 (4.14%) PKI
4 3 (2.07%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.07%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (2.07%) FMCG
4 3 (2.07%) Internet of Things
4 3 (2.07%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.38%) Clustering
5 2 (1.38%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.38%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.69%) CCTV
6 1 (0.69%) EFT
6 1 (0.69%) EPoS
6 1 (0.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.69%) Handset
6 1 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (32.41%) Windows
2 35 (24.14%) Windows Server
3 24 (16.55%) Linux
4 17 (11.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (11.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (10.34%) Unix
6 12 (8.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (7.59%) Windows 7
8 8 (5.52%) Windows 8
9 6 (4.14%) Solaris
10 4 (2.76%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.76%) VyOS
10 4 (2.76%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (2.07%) Android
11 3 (2.07%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.69%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.59%) ITIL
2 22 (15.17%) Presales
3 20 (13.79%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (8.97%) Project Management
5 12 (8.28%) Problem Management
6 10 (6.90%) Service Management
7 9 (6.21%) Network Design
8 8 (5.52%) Incident Management
8 8 (5.52%) Supplier Management
9 7 (4.83%) Change Management
9 7 (4.83%) Load Balancing
9 7 (4.83%) Migration
9 7 (4.83%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.14%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (4.14%) SIEM
10 6 (4.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (4.14%) Threat Modelling
11 5 (3.45%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 5 (3.45%) Logistics
11 5 (3.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.34%) SQL
2 6 (4.14%) Java
3 2 (1.38%) C
3 2 (1.38%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.69%) Embedded C
4 1 (0.69%) PHP
4 1 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (45.52%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (34.48%) CCNA
3 48 (33.10%) CCNP
4 13 (8.97%) CISSP
5 11 (7.59%) Degree
6 10 (6.90%) MCSA
6 10 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (5.52%) MCSE
8 7 (4.83%) CCDP
8 7 (4.83%) CCSA
8 7 (4.83%) JNCIA
9 6 (4.14%) CCDA
9 6 (4.14%) CCIE
9 6 (4.14%) JNCIS
10 3 (2.07%) CCVP
10 3 (2.07%) CISM
10 3 (2.07%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.38%) MCDST
11 2 (1.38%) MCTS
11 2 (1.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.59%) SLA
2 5 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.07%) COBIT
3 3 (2.07%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (26.90%) Active Directory
2 27 (18.62%) Hyper-V
3 22 (15.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.83%) vSphere
5 5 (3.45%) XenApp
6 4 (2.76%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.76%) XenServer
7 3 (2.07%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.38%) pfSense
8 2 (1.38%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.69%) Firmware
9 1 (0.69%) vCloud
9 1 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (8.28%) Cisco Prime
2 9 (6.21%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (3.45%) SCCM
4 4 (2.76%) Nagios
5 3 (2.07%) Nessus
6 2 (1.38%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.38%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (1.38%) Opsview
6 2 (1.38%) SCOM
7 1 (0.69%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.69%) Cacti
7 1 (0.69%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.69%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 104 (71.72%) Cisco
2 40 (27.59%) HP
3 35 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 31 (21.38%) VMware
5 25 (17.24%) Juniper
6 24 (16.55%) Palo Alto
7 22 (15.17%) SolarWinds
8 16 (11.03%) F5
9 15 (10.34%) CheckPoint
10 14 (9.66%) Meraki
10 14 (9.66%) Riverbed
11 13 (8.97%) Aruba
12 9 (6.21%) Draytek
12 9 (6.21%) SonicWALL
13 8 (5.52%) Aerohive Networks
13 8 (5.52%) Avaya
13 8 (5.52%) Dell
13 8 (5.52%) Remedy
14 7 (4.83%) Huawei
14 7 (4.83%) NETGEAR
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Company + Benifits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Company + Benifits
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Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + 46 days hols + exc pension + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £26k - 30k per year + Company Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Company + Benifits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: Highly Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: competitive
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