The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 12 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +5
Contract jobs citing Wireless 19 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 8.76% 2.74% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 25.64% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 4
Median daily rate £375 £388 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.96% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £35.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +72.83%
Wireless
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
38 39 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 17.51% 10.68% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 26 35
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -54.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wireless across the Southampton region.

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the Southampton region.

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 43 (100.00%) LAN
2 40 (93.02%) Cisco
2 40 (93.02%) WAN
2 40 (93.02%) Firewall
3 39 (90.70%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (86.05%) SC Cleared
4 37 (86.05%) Security Cleared
5 36 (83.72%) VoIP
6 29 (67.44%) CCNP
7 27 (62.79%) CCNA
7 27 (62.79%) CheckPoint
7 27 (62.79%) Network Security
8 26 (60.47%) Cisco ASA
9 19 (44.19%) Palo Alto
10 15 (34.88%) FortiGate
11 10 (23.26%) Tufin
11 10 (23.26%) AlgoSec
11 10 (23.26%) IP Telephony
11 10 (23.26%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
13 3 (6.98%) Fault Management
13 3 (6.98%) VPN
14 2 (4.65%) MPLS
14 2 (4.65%) ITIL
14 2 (4.65%) Migration
14 2 (4.65%) Cisco IPT
14 2 (4.65%) Network Design
14 2 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
14 2 (4.65%) ITIL V3
15 1 (2.33%) Cisco ISE

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 43 (100.00%) LAN
2 40 (93.02%) Firewall
2 40 (93.02%) WAN
3 36 (83.72%) VoIP
4 27 (62.79%) Network Security
5 26 (60.47%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (23.26%) IP Telephony
6 10 (23.26%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (6.98%) VPN
8 2 (4.65%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (4.65%) MPLS
9 1 (2.33%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (2.33%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (2.33%) OSPF
9 1 (2.33%) WLAN
General
1 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (81.40%) Network Engineer
2 23 (53.49%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 21 (48.84%) Firewall Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Consultant
4 8 (18.60%) Network Consultant
5 7 (16.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Network Support
7 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Security Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Firewall Consultant
9 2 (4.65%) Migration Consultant
9 2 (4.65%) Security Consultant
9 2 (4.65%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (6.98%) Fault Management
2 2 (4.65%) ITIL
2 2 (4.65%) ITIL V3
2 2 (4.65%) Migration
2 2 (4.65%) Network Design
3 1 (2.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 39 (90.70%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (86.05%) SC Cleared
2 37 (86.05%) Security Cleared
3 29 (67.44%) CCNP
4 27 (62.79%) CCNA
5 1 (2.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (34.88%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 40 (93.02%) Cisco
2 27 (62.79%) CheckPoint
3 19 (44.19%) Palo Alto
4 10 (23.26%) AlgoSec
4 10 (23.26%) Tufin
5 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.33%) Juniper