Wireless Jobs in the West Midlands

Wireless
England > West Midlands

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 2 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
2 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 111 136 136
Rank change year-on-year +25 0 +14
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 117 164 158
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.06% 2.23% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.39% 15.43% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 93 60 73
10th Percentile £26,700 £20,750 £28,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £30,313 £30,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £37,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +28.38% -12.94% +6.25%
75th Percentile £61,250 £50,938 £57,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £79,125 £71,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +5.26%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 944 1,063 1,058
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.63% 14.43% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 814 586 727
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,400
25th Percentile £31,000 £32,000 £31,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -8.11%
75th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £56,375
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,625 £68,750
England median annual salary £49,000 £51,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year -4.85% - +3.00%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in the West Midlands

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Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Wireless in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Wireless in the West Midlands

Wireless
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wireless in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 2 March 2024.

Salary histogram for Wireless in the West Midlands

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Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 2 March 2024. 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
Jobs
Birmingham +31 46 £57,500 +39.39% 7
Warwickshire +76 19 £57,500 - 9
Staffordshire -7 11 £50,000 +56.25% 4
Shropshire -4 9 £52,000 +48.57% 2
Wednesbury - 7 £32,500 -
Worcestershire -14 4 £48,750 +14.71% 3
Tipton - 4 £24,000 -
Coventry +31 2 £41,500 -1.19% 4
Solihull -5 2 £62,500 +103.25% 1
Dudley - 2 £27,000 -
Brierley Hill - 2 £29,750 -
Wireless
England

Wireless
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.69%) Microsoft Exchange
2 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 39 (33.33%) Azure
2 22 (18.80%) Microsoft 365
3 19 (16.24%) Entra ID
4 14 (11.97%) AWS
5 5 (4.27%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (4.27%) GitHub
6 4 (3.42%) IaaS
7 1 (0.85%) GCP
7 1 (0.85%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 58 (49.57%) WAN
2 50 (42.74%) LAN
3 47 (40.17%) Firewall
4 34 (29.06%) SD-WAN
5 32 (27.35%) Wi-Fi
6 31 (26.50%) VPN
7 21 (17.95%) DHCP
7 21 (17.95%) DNS
8 16 (13.68%) VLAN
9 13 (11.11%) Bluetooth
9 13 (11.11%) MPLS
10 12 (10.26%) OSPF
10 12 (10.26%) TCP/IP
11 9 (7.69%) SAN
12 8 (6.84%) Cisco IOS
13 7 (5.98%) BGP
13 7 (5.98%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (5.98%) Network Security
13 7 (5.98%) Wireshark
14 6 (5.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (6.84%) JIRA
2 4 (3.42%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (1.71%) Git
General
1 27 (23.08%) Social Skills
2 20 (17.09%) Finance
3 13 (11.11%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 13 (11.11%) Retail
4 12 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (8.55%) Local Government
6 7 (5.98%) Electronics
7 6 (5.13%) Automotive
7 6 (5.13%) Telecoms
8 4 (3.42%) Fire and Rescue
8 4 (3.42%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (1.71%) Documentation Skills
9 2 (1.71%) Legal
10 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.85%) Marketing
10 1 (0.85%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 27 (23.08%) Senior
2 22 (18.80%) Network Engineer
3 14 (11.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (10.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (7.69%) Architect
5 9 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
5 9 (7.69%) IT Support
5 9 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 8 (6.84%) IT Technician
6 8 (6.84%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (5.98%) Support Technician
8 6 (5.13%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (5.13%) 1st Line Support Technician
8 6 (5.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) First Line Help Desk Support
8 6 (5.13%) Help Desk Support
8 6 (5.13%) Help Desk Support Technician
8 6 (5.13%) Help Desk Technician
8 6 (5.13%) IP Architect
8 6 (5.13%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.85%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.97%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.40%) Driving Licence
3 9 (7.69%) CCTV
3 9 (7.69%) IoT
4 7 (5.98%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (4.27%) Smart Home
6 2 (1.71%) Cyber Threat
6 2 (1.71%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.71%) EPoS
6 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.71%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.85%) Analogue Electronics
7 1 (0.85%) ARM Cortex
7 1 (0.85%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.85%) FMCG
7 1 (0.85%) PropTech
7 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.85%) Replication
7 1 (0.85%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 33 (28.21%) Windows
2 21 (17.95%) Windows Server
3 6 (5.13%) Linux
4 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2016
4 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2019
5 4 (3.42%) Unix
6 2 (1.71%) Android
7 1 (0.85%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.37%) ITIL
2 21 (17.95%) Agile
2 21 (17.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 18 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (13.68%) Migration
5 14 (11.97%) Project Delivery
6 12 (10.26%) Data Security
6 12 (10.26%) Process Improvement
6 12 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (10.26%) Thought Leadership
7 10 (8.55%) Software Engineering
8 8 (6.84%) Change Management
8 8 (6.84%) Coaching
8 8 (6.84%) Customer Service
9 7 (5.98%) Incident Management
9 7 (5.98%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (5.98%) Network Design
9 7 (5.98%) Programme Management
9 7 (5.98%) Roadmaps
9 7 (5.98%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.55%) C
2 6 (5.13%) Embedded C
2 6 (5.13%) SQL
3 5 (4.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.56%) Python
5 2 (1.71%) C++
6 1 (0.85%) Bash
Qualifications
1 24 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (17.09%) CCNP
2 20 (17.09%) Security Cleared
3 19 (16.24%) CCNA
4 16 (13.68%) SC Cleared
5 10 (8.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (5.98%) AWS Certification
6 7 (5.98%) CCSA
7 6 (5.13%) MCSE
8 4 (3.42%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (3.42%) CCIE
8 4 (3.42%) DBS Check
8 4 (3.42%) Degree
8 4 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.56%) A+ Certification
9 3 (2.56%) Azure Certification
9 3 (2.56%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (2.56%) MCSA
10 2 (1.71%) CWNA
11 1 (0.85%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.97%) Cyber Essentials
2 7 (5.98%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 7 (5.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (5.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 6 (5.13%) SLA
4 5 (4.27%) MISRA
5 4 (3.42%) Automotive SPICE
5 4 (3.42%) AUTOSAR
5 4 (3.42%) NIST
6 3 (2.56%) QA
7 1 (0.85%) JTAG
System Software
1 25 (21.37%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.11%) Firmware
2 13 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 8 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (3.42%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (3.42%) XenApp
5 4 (3.42%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.56%) vSphere
7 1 (0.85%) Embedded Firmware
7 1 (0.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (3.42%) EdgeSight
3 3 (2.56%) Ansible
3 3 (2.56%) FortiGate
3 3 (2.56%) Terraform
4 2 (1.71%) Cacti
4 2 (1.71%) Icinga
4 2 (1.71%) Nagios
4 2 (1.71%) PaperCut
4 2 (1.71%) SmoothWall
5 1 (0.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (40.17%) Cisco
2 37 (31.62%) Microsoft
3 31 (26.50%) Juniper
4 25 (21.37%) Fortinet
5 18 (15.38%) CheckPoint
6 17 (14.53%) Aruba
7 16 (13.68%) Meraki
7 16 (13.68%) SolarWinds
8 15 (12.82%) VMware
9 13 (11.11%) HP
10 9 (7.69%) Palo Alto
10 9 (7.69%) Veeam
11 7 (5.98%) Ruckus Wireless
12 6 (5.13%) Sophos
13 5 (4.27%) Citrix
13 5 (4.27%) Draytek
13 5 (4.27%) F5
13 5 (4.27%) ServiceNow
14 4 (3.42%) Ivanti
14 4 (3.42%) SonicWALL