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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 132 119
Rank change year-on-year +35 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 34 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.73% 0.46% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.01% 3.30% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32 11 11
Median salary £42,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.66% -7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11%  

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 283 333 405
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 14.39% 13.91% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 212 256 359
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 37 (69.81%) LAN
1 37 (69.81%) WAN
2 26 (49.06%) Cisco
3 22 (41.51%) VLAN
4 20 (37.74%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (33.96%) CCNP
5 18 (33.96%) VoIP
6 16 (30.19%) MPLS
6 16 (30.19%) Presales
7 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
7 15 (28.30%) VPN
7 15 (28.30%) Mitel
7 15 (28.30%) Firewall
7 15 (28.30%) Telecoms
8 14 (26.42%) Windows
9 13 (24.53%) Windows Server
10 12 (22.64%) TCP/IP
10 12 (22.64%) DHCP
10 12 (22.64%) CCNA
10 12 (22.64%) Wireless
11 11 (20.75%) Network Security
12 9 (16.98%) PCI DSS
12 9 (16.98%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (16.98%) OSPF
12 9 (16.98%) Palo Alto
13 8 (15.09%) BGP
13 8 (15.09%) CCDP
13 8 (15.09%) Avaya
13 8 (15.09%) DMZ
13 8 (15.09%) DNS

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring 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 6 (11.32%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Workfront
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Office 365
1 7 (13.21%) SaaS
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (69.81%) LAN
1 37 (69.81%) WAN
2 22 (41.51%) VLAN
3 18 (33.96%) VoIP
4 16 (30.19%) MPLS
5 15 (28.30%) Firewall
5 15 (28.30%) VPN
6 12 (22.64%) DHCP
6 12 (22.64%) TCP/IP
6 12 (22.64%) Wireless
7 11 (20.75%) Network Security
8 9 (16.98%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (16.98%) OSPF
9 8 (15.09%) BGP
9 8 (15.09%) DMZ
9 8 (15.09%) DNS
10 7 (13.21%) ADSL
11 6 (11.32%) Ethernet
11 6 (11.32%) FTP
11 6 (11.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (28.30%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Automotive
3 1 (1.89%) Electronics
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) IT Manager
2 10 (18.87%) Analyst
2 10 (18.87%) Network Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Network Manager
3 7 (13.21%) Telecoms Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Support Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Switch Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Wireless Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Applications Support
5 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Project Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Project Support Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) IT Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (5.66%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.66%) Service Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (13.21%) IVR
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Replication
3 2 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Windows
2 13 (24.53%) Windows Server
3 6 (11.32%) Windows 2000 Server
3 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (9.43%) Windows 7
4 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) Linux
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Presales
2 8 (15.09%) ITIL
2 8 (15.09%) Time Management
3 7 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (13.21%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (13.21%) Project Management
4 5 (9.43%) Change Control
4 5 (9.43%) Change Management
4 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (9.43%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (9.43%) Problem Management
4 5 (9.43%) Project Planning
5 3 (5.66%) Business Continuity
5 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.66%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.66%) Process Improvement
5 3 (5.66%) Release Management
6 2 (3.77%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (3.77%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (33.96%) CCNP
3 12 (22.64%) CCNA
4 8 (15.09%) CCDP
5 1 (1.89%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.89%) Degree
5 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) PCI DSS
2 6 (11.32%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.89%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 26 (49.06%) Cisco
2 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
2 15 (28.30%) Mitel
3 9 (16.98%) Palo Alto
4 8 (15.09%) Avaya
5 7 (13.21%) MobileIron
6 6 (11.32%) Aerohive Networks
6 6 (11.32%) AirMagnet
6 6 (11.32%) Aruba
6 6 (11.32%) Extreme Networks
6 6 (11.32%) HP
6 6 (11.32%) Meru Networks
6 6 (11.32%) Motorola
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix
7 2 (3.77%) LANDesk
7 2 (3.77%) Remedy
7 2 (3.77%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.89%) EMC
8 1 (1.89%) F5
8 1 (1.89%) Meraki
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