Period
to 20 October 2018

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 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 89 105
Rank change year-on-year +16 +16 -22
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 7 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.88% 0.95% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 7.63% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 3
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +14.04% -0.18%
10th Percentile £32,750 £24,225 £27,750
90th Percentile £37,250 £35,000 £41,850
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +31.25% - +23.08%

Wireless 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 105 131 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 13.13% 12.45% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 77 108 154
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% -10.26%
10th Percentile £23,771 £21,125 £24,225
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year +7.79% -0.65% +1.97%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

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 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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 - 3 - - 3
Cannock -3 1 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Wireless
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) VoIP
3 5 (71.43%) WLAN
3 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (57.14%) CCNA
4 4 (57.14%) Network Security
4 4 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (57.14%) Network Management
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (42.86%) Network Design
5 3 (42.86%) Data Privacy
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (42.86%) ADSL
5 3 (42.86%) Internet
6 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 2 (28.57%) MPLS
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
6 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
6 2 (28.57%) F5
7 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V

Wireless
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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
3 5 (71.43%) VoIP
3 5 (71.43%) WLAN
4 4 (57.14%) Network Security
5 3 (42.86%) ADSL
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (42.86%) Internet
6 2 (28.57%) MPLS
7 1 (14.29%) BGP
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (14.29%) DHCP
7 1 (14.29%) DNS
7 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
7 1 (14.29%) OSPF
7 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 1 (14.29%) VPN
7 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (57.14%) Network Management
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Data Privacy
2 3 (42.86%) Network Design
2 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) F5
2 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
3 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
3 1 (14.29%) Infoblox
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Zscaler