The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 105 107 109
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 19 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.04% 1.15% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.17% 7.46% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 3
Median salary £38,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.46% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +0.66% +10.29%  

Wi-Fi is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 265 362 267
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 14.47% 15.40% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 203 288 226
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Birmingham

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Birmingham

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Birmingham over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in Birmingham

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 16 (55.17%) WAN
2 15 (51.72%) LAN
3 14 (48.28%) Cisco
4 12 (41.38%) VoIP
4 12 (41.38%) Firewall
4 12 (41.38%) Telecoms
5 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
6 9 (31.03%) CCNA
6 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (31.03%) ITIL
6 9 (31.03%) Windows
7 8 (27.59%) Mitel
8 7 (24.14%) Project Planning
8 7 (24.14%) Problem Management
8 7 (24.14%) Change Management
9 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
9 6 (20.69%) CCNP
9 6 (20.69%) Change Control
10 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (17.24%) VLAN
10 5 (17.24%) VPN
10 5 (17.24%) DNS
10 5 (17.24%) Project Management
10 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
10 5 (17.24%) MPLS
11 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
11 4 (13.79%) MS Office
11 4 (13.79%) Dell
11 4 (13.79%) Avaya
11 4 (13.79%) SAN

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Workfront
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Office 365
1 4 (13.79%) SaaS
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) WAN
2 15 (51.72%) LAN
3 12 (41.38%) Firewall
3 12 (41.38%) VoIP
4 5 (17.24%) DNS
4 5 (17.24%) MPLS
4 5 (17.24%) VLAN
4 5 (17.24%) VPN
5 4 (13.79%) ADSL
5 4 (13.79%) PABX
5 4 (13.79%) SAN
6 3 (10.34%) IP Telephony
6 3 (10.34%) NAS
6 3 (10.34%) Network Security
7 2 (6.90%) IPsec
7 2 (6.90%) SSL
8 1 (3.45%) ATM
8 1 (3.45%) Internet
8 1 (3.45%) OSPF
8 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (41.38%) Telecoms
2 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Automotive
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
4 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Service Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Telecoms Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (10.34%) IT Technician
4 3 (10.34%) Network Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Technician
5 2 (6.90%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Services Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.90%) Telephony Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Services Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (13.79%) iPhone
1 4 (13.79%) IVR
2 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.45%) EPoS
2 1 (3.45%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Change Management
2 7 (24.14%) Problem Management
2 7 (24.14%) Project Planning
3 6 (20.69%) Change Control
4 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
5 4 (13.79%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (10.34%) Server Building
6 3 (10.34%) Service Management
7 2 (6.90%) ERP
7 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
7 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
8 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) C
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) CCNA
1 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (20.69%) CCNP
3 1 (3.45%) CCDA
3 1 (3.45%) CCDP
3 1 (3.45%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) ProxySG
3 1 (3.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
3 8 (27.59%) Mitel
4 4 (13.79%) Avaya
4 4 (13.79%) Dell
4 4 (13.79%) MobileIron
5 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
5 3 (10.34%) LANDesk
5 3 (10.34%) Palo Alto
5 3 (10.34%) Remedy
5 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
5 3 (10.34%) VMware
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix
6 2 (6.90%) F5
6 2 (6.90%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.45%) Brocade
7 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.45%) Symantec
7 1 (3.45%) Veritas
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