Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 102 95
Rank change year-on-year +15 -7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 9 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.75% 0.73% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.62% 4.79% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 10
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +35.34% +47.78%
10th Percentile £31,250 £20,125 £28,550
90th Percentile £45,024 £47,500 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% +20.37%

Wi-Fi is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 136 188 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 11.27% 15.20% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 114 157 169
Staffordshire median annual salary £33,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.71% -7.89% +26.67%
10th Percentile £21,125 £22,900 £21,950
90th Percentile £47,500 £65,000 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% -

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Staffordshire

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Staffordshire

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in Staffordshire

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burton-upon-Trent +8 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Stoke-on-Trent +17 3 £32,500 +62.50%
Wi-Fi
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Apple
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (55.56%) Mitel
3 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
3 5 (55.56%) Unified Communications
3 5 (55.56%) Skype
3 5 (55.56%) Virgin Media
4 4 (44.44%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) MPLS
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) CCNA
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (33.33%) Meraki
6 2 (22.22%) Customer Acquisition
6 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (22.22%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
6 2 (22.22%) Wireless
6 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
7 1 (11.11%) Change Management

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) Skype
1 5 (55.56%) Unified Communications
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) MPLS
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) Multicast
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) WLAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
1 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Field Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Field Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Voice Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Mitel Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Mitel Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Internet of Things
2 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Customer Acquisition
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (11.11%) DMAIC
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Apple
3 5 (55.56%) Mitel
3 5 (55.56%) Virgin Media
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) Meraki
4 3 (33.33%) VMware