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

Wireless
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 105 95
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 31 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.60% 1.50% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 10.77% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 24
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +55.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,300 £25,375
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £51,600 £60,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Wireless 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 279 325 413
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 14.43% 13.89% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 211 250 367
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,150 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Birmingham

Wireless
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Birmingham

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Birmingham over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 37 (77.08%) Cisco
2 31 (64.58%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (58.33%) CCNP
4 26 (54.17%) CCNA
4 26 (54.17%) LAN
5 23 (47.92%) Firewall
6 22 (45.83%) WAN
7 18 (37.50%) Presales
8 16 (33.33%) MPLS
8 16 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (31.25%) HP
10 14 (29.17%) Windows
10 14 (29.17%) SolarWinds
11 13 (27.08%) Aruba
11 13 (27.08%) VPN
11 13 (27.08%) TACACS
12 12 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (22.92%) WLAN
14 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
14 10 (20.83%) Windows Server
15 9 (18.75%) Network Security
15 9 (18.75%) Load Balancing
16 8 (16.67%) VLAN
16 8 (16.67%) Finance
16 8 (16.67%) Ethernet
16 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (16.67%) WAAS
17 7 (14.58%) Windows 2000 Server
17 7 (14.58%) Aerohive Networks

Wireless
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 2 (4.17%) CMS
1 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (54.17%) LAN
2 23 (47.92%) Firewall
3 22 (45.83%) WAN
4 16 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (33.33%) MPLS
5 15 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (27.08%) TACACS
6 13 (27.08%) VPN
7 12 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (22.92%) WLAN
9 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
10 9 (18.75%) Network Security
11 8 (16.67%) Ethernet
11 8 (16.67%) VLAN
11 8 (16.67%) WAAS
12 7 (14.58%) BGP
12 7 (14.58%) Cisco Wireless
12 7 (14.58%) DHCP
12 7 (14.58%) DNS
13 6 (12.50%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Automotive
2 2 (4.17%) Billing
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Network Engineer
2 17 (35.42%) Support Engineer
3 12 (25.00%) Network Support
3 12 (25.00%) Project Engineer
4 11 (22.92%) Network Support Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) Wireless Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 8 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (14.58%) Senior Network Support
7 7 (14.58%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 7 (14.58%) Senior Support Engineer
8 6 (12.50%) Consultant
8 6 (12.50%) Switch Engineer
9 5 (10.42%) Cisco Engineer
9 5 (10.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (10.42%) Project Support Engineer
9 5 (10.42%) Unified Communications Engineer
10 4 (8.33%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
10 4 (8.33%) Cisco Support
10 4 (8.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.08%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.17%) FlexPod
3 2 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Windows
2 10 (20.83%) Windows Server
3 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (14.58%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (6.25%) Android
5 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.17%) Mac OS
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.08%) Linux
7 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Presales
2 9 (18.75%) Load Balancing
3 6 (12.50%) ITIL
3 6 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (12.50%) Project Management
4 5 (10.42%) Change Control
4 5 (10.42%) Network Architecture
4 5 (10.42%) Network Management
5 4 (8.33%) Network Design
5 4 (8.33%) Process Management
5 4 (8.33%) WAN Optimisation
6 3 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.17%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.17%) Release Management
7 2 (4.17%) SIEM
7 2 (4.17%) Time Management
7 2 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) C
2 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (64.58%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (58.33%) CCNP
3 26 (54.17%) CCNA
4 2 (4.17%) MCSA
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.08%) CCENT
5 1 (2.08%) CCIE
5 1 (2.08%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (2.08%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.08%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) MCP
5 1 (2.08%) MCSE
5 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) QA
3 1 (2.08%) GDPR
3 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.08%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (77.08%) Cisco
2 15 (31.25%) HP
3 14 (29.17%) SolarWinds
4 13 (27.08%) Aruba
5 7 (14.58%) Aerohive Networks
5 7 (14.58%) CheckPoint
5 7 (14.58%) Extreme Networks
5 7 (14.58%) Motorola
6 6 (12.50%) AirMagnet
6 6 (12.50%) Meru Networks
6 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 5 (10.42%) Avaya
7 5 (10.42%) F5
7 5 (10.42%) Mitel
7 5 (10.42%) VMware
8 4 (8.33%) Juniper
8 4 (8.33%) Meraki
8 4 (8.33%) Palo Alto
9 3 (6.25%) Brocade
10 2 (4.17%) Fortinet
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