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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 57 66 60
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 4 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.92% 0.90% 2.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 8.33% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 11
Median salary £32,500 £37,250 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.75% +49.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,900 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.53% -1.41%  

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 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 72 107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 12.87% 10.81% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 48 67 90
Median salary £29,500 £34,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.49% +1.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Wireless
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Staffordshire

Wireless
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Tamworth +5 2 £32,500 -5.79%
Stafford - 1 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £26,000 -
Wireless
West Midlands

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 6 (66.67%) LAN
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) MPLS
2 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 5 (55.56%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (11.11%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) SLA

Wireless
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 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
1 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) MPLS
2 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Administrator
1 5 (55.56%) Network Administrator
1 5 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) ICT Support
4 1 (11.11%) ICT Support Technician
4 1 (11.11%) ICT Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Data Management
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) Migration
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
1 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) HND
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle