Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 95 81
Rank change year-on-year +2 -14 +16
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 2 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.18% 0.63% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.82% 4.05% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 18
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £28,500 £30,275
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.81% -5.86% -26.61%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,750 £25,125
90th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £35,425
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -25.00%

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 110 173 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 10.07% 15.60% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 96 145 134
Staffordshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -4.41%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £62,000 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

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 21 January 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 - 2 £35,000 -
Wireless
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Mitel
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) Virgin Media
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Acquisition

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Acquisition
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Mitel
1 2 (100.00%) Virgin Media