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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 60 70 62
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 1 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.23% 0.30% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 2.78% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Median salary - £31,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -28.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% +8.69%  

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 56 72 108
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 12.87% 10.79% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 48 67 91
Median salary £29,500 £33,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.59% -0.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,450
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 Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 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
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 3 months to 24 March 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
Lichfield - 1 - -
Wi-Fi
West Midlands

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

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

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Application Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000

Wi-Fi
Top Related 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Application Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Presales
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) VMware