The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England / Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 172 194
Rank change year-on-year -7 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 107 141 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.37% 1.47% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.99% 9.97% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 104 119 115
Median salary £35,000 £42,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +21.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,700 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,600 £50,000
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 the Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1190 1414 1333
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 15.26% 14.78% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2721 3432 3706
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £24,250 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,750 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in the Midlands

Wireless
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Wireless in the Midlands

Wireless
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in the Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireless in the Midlands

Wireless
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
West Midlands 0 66 £35,000 -17.64% 14
East Midlands +9 41 £40,000 +9.58% 4
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 124 (60.49%) Cisco
2 83 (40.49%) Cisco Certification
3 80 (39.02%) Firewall
4 72 (35.12%) LAN
5 71 (34.63%) WAN
6 66 (32.20%) CCNP
6 66 (32.20%) CCNA
7 45 (21.95%) VPN
7 45 (21.95%) Windows
7 45 (21.95%) MPLS
7 45 (21.95%) Cisco ASA
8 43 (20.98%) Microsoft
9 42 (20.49%) VMware
10 39 (19.02%) ITIL
10 39 (19.02%) Cisco Nexus
11 38 (18.54%) SolarWinds
12 36 (17.56%) WLAN
13 35 (17.07%) HP
14 30 (14.63%) Presales
15 29 (14.15%) Data Centre
15 29 (14.15%) VLAN
16 28 (13.66%) TCP/IP
16 28 (13.66%) Linux
16 28 (13.66%) Cisco Wireless
17 27 (13.17%) Degree
18 26 (12.68%) Wi-Fi
19 24 (11.71%) Telecoms
19 24 (11.71%) Hyper-V
20 23 (11.22%) Aruba
20 23 (11.22%) DHCP

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in the 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 10 (4.88%) IIS
1 10 (4.88%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (2.93%) nginx
3 5 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.46%) CMS
5 2 (0.98%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (5.37%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (5.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.37%) Office 365
3 7 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (39.02%) Firewall
2 72 (35.12%) LAN
3 71 (34.63%) WAN
4 45 (21.95%) Cisco ASA
4 45 (21.95%) MPLS
4 45 (21.95%) VPN
5 39 (19.02%) Cisco Nexus
6 36 (17.56%) WLAN
7 29 (14.15%) VLAN
8 28 (13.66%) Cisco Wireless
8 28 (13.66%) TCP/IP
9 26 (12.68%) Wi-Fi
10 23 (11.22%) BGP
10 23 (11.22%) DHCP
10 23 (11.22%) VoIP
11 21 (10.24%) DNS
12 20 (9.76%) OSPF
13 19 (9.27%) Unified Communications
14 18 (8.78%) SNMP
15 17 (8.29%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.93%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.93%) MongoDB
2 6 (2.93%) Redis
3 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (6.34%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.90%) LabVIEW
3 7 (3.41%) JIRA
4 6 (2.93%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.46%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (0.98%) Selenium
7 1 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (11.71%) Telecoms
2 18 (8.78%) Finance
3 7 (3.41%) Automotive
4 6 (2.93%) Retail
5 5 (2.44%) Electronics
5 5 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.46%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.46%) Billing
6 3 (1.46%) Publishing
7 1 (0.49%) German Language
7 1 (0.49%) Marketing
7 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 72 (35.12%) Network Engineer
2 25 (12.20%) Support Engineer
3 20 (9.76%) Design Engineer
4 17 (8.29%) Analyst
4 17 (8.29%) Cisco Engineer
5 16 (7.80%) Network Support
6 15 (7.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 15 (7.32%) Network Support Engineer
7 14 (6.83%) Wireless Engineer
8 13 (6.34%) Senior Network Engineer
9 12 (5.85%) Embedded Engineer
9 12 (5.85%) Project Engineer
10 11 (5.37%) Architect
10 11 (5.37%) Senior Network Support
10 11 (5.37%) Senior Network Support Engineer
10 11 (5.37%) Senior Support Engineer
10 11 (5.37%) Software Engineer
11 10 (4.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 9 (4.39%) Hardware Engineer
12 9 (4.39%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.88%) 802.1X
2 8 (3.90%) Middleware
3 6 (2.93%) .NET
3 6 (2.93%) Web Services
4 5 (2.44%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.49%) SAML
5 1 (0.49%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.15%) Data Centre
2 20 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.80%) Driving Licence
4 14 (6.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (3.41%) Device Driver
5 7 (3.41%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (3.41%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.41%) VHDL
6 6 (2.93%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.46%) EPoS
8 3 (1.46%) FlexPod
8 3 (1.46%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.98%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.98%) Fintech
9 2 (0.98%) Verilog
10 1 (0.49%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.49%) IVR
10 1 (0.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 45 (21.95%) Windows
2 28 (13.66%) Linux
3 22 (10.73%) Windows Server
4 10 (4.88%) Unix
4 10 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (4.39%) Android
6 7 (3.41%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.41%) VyOS
6 7 (3.41%) Windows 2000 Server
6 7 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.95%) Windows 10
8 4 (1.95%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.98%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.98%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.49%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (19.02%) ITIL
2 30 (14.63%) Presales
3 18 (8.78%) Network Management
3 18 (8.78%) Project Management
4 17 (8.29%) Software Engineering
5 16 (7.80%) Network Monitoring
5 16 (7.80%) Open Source
6 13 (6.34%) Mentoring
6 13 (6.34%) Network Design
6 13 (6.34%) Service Delivery
7 12 (5.85%) Load Balancing
8 11 (5.37%) CAD
9 10 (4.88%) Change Management
9 10 (4.88%) Time Management
10 9 (4.39%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (4.39%) Process Management
10 9 (4.39%) WAN Optimisation
11 8 (3.90%) Migration
11 8 (3.90%) Test Automation
12 7 (3.41%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.73%) C
2 12 (5.85%) C#
3 10 (4.88%) Python
4 7 (3.41%) C++
4 7 (3.41%) Perl
5 6 (2.93%) Java
6 5 (2.44%) SQL
7 4 (1.95%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.46%) VBScript
9 2 (0.98%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.49%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 83 (40.49%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (32.20%) CCNA
2 66 (32.20%) CCNP
3 27 (13.17%) Degree
4 20 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (9.27%) MCSE
6 9 (4.39%) CCDA
6 9 (4.39%) CCIE
7 8 (3.90%) CCDP
8 7 (3.41%) JNCIA
8 7 (3.41%) JNCIP
8 7 (3.41%) JNCIS
9 6 (2.93%) MCP
9 6 (2.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (2.44%) MCSA
10 5 (2.44%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.95%) A+ Certification
11 4 (1.95%) CISMP
12 3 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.37%) SLA
2 5 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.44%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (1.46%) QA
5 2 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.49%) GDPR
6 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (11.71%) Hyper-V
2 21 (10.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (8.29%) Firmware
4 15 (7.32%) Active Directory
5 6 (2.93%) Docker
6 5 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (1.46%) pfSense
8 1 (0.49%) KVM
8 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.49%) vSphere
8 1 (0.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (4.88%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (3.90%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (3.41%) Nagios
4 5 (2.44%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.95%) WMI
6 3 (1.46%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.98%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.98%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.98%) SCCM
8 1 (0.49%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.49%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 124 (60.49%) Cisco
2 43 (20.98%) Microsoft
3 42 (20.49%) VMware
4 38 (18.54%) SolarWinds
5 35 (17.07%) HP
6 23 (11.22%) Aruba
7 19 (9.27%) CheckPoint
8 18 (8.78%) Juniper
9 16 (7.80%) ProCurve
10 15 (7.32%) Fortinet
11 12 (5.85%) Brocade
11 12 (5.85%) Palo Alto
12 10 (4.88%) Xilinx
13 9 (4.39%) Meraki
14 8 (3.90%) Extreme Networks
14 8 (3.90%) SonicWALL
15 7 (3.41%) Aerohive Networks
15 7 (3.41%) Motorola
15 7 (3.41%) Oracle
15 7 (3.41%) Ubiquiti
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