The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 49 51 72
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 10 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.19% 3.67% 1.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.99% 12.07% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 10
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £35,000 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £60,000 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Wireless
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
91 232 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 19.96% 30.41% 32.37%
Number of salaries quoted 67 201 150
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Wireless
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless.

1 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (50.00%) WAN
3 8 (50.00%) Juniper
3 8 (50.00%) Firewall
4 7 (43.75%) Cisco
4 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
4 7 (43.75%) LAN
4 7 (43.75%) Riverbed
5 6 (37.50%) Blue Coat
5 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
5 6 (37.50%) Ruckus Wireless
5 6 (37.50%) LogRhythm
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) VMware
6 5 (31.25%) SAN
6 5 (31.25%) VPN
6 5 (31.25%) UNIX
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (25.00%) Telemarketing
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (25.00%) ITIL
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (25.00%) CCNP
8 3 (18.75%) HP
8 3 (18.75%) Citrix
8 3 (18.75%) DHCP
8 3 (18.75%) CCDP

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) WAN
1 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) LAN
3 5 (31.25%) VPN
3 5 (31.25%) SAN
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (18.75%) Network Security
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (18.75%) NAS
5 3 (18.75%) FWSM
5 3 (18.75%) OSPF
5 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
5 3 (18.75%) DNS
5 3 (18.75%) VoIP
5 3 (18.75%) DHCP
6 2 (12.50%) BGP
6 2 (12.50%) Multicast
6 2 (12.50%) LDAP
6 2 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (18.75%) Electronics
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Account Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Graduate
3 3 (18.75%) Network Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Design Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Security Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Network Security Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Sales Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Server Support
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support
5 1 (6.25%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Thin Client
1 3 (18.75%) Replication
1 3 (18.75%) IPTV
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
1 3 (18.75%) Fat Client
2 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) UNIX
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Telemarketing
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) Workflow
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 2 (12.50%) B2B
4 2 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) Network Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) CCNP
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) CCDP
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (12.50%) MCITP
5 1 (6.25%) CCNA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) Terminal Server
3 3 (18.75%) ISA Server
3 3 (18.75%) DFS Replication
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (18.75%) WSUS
2 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Juniper
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) Riverbed
3 6 (37.50%) Ruckus Wireless
3 6 (37.50%) LogRhythm
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) Blue Coat
4 5 (31.25%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) 3Com
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) Software AG
5 3 (18.75%) webMethods
6 2 (12.50%) IBM
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) Sony
6 2 (12.50%) Aruba
7 1 (6.25%) F5
7 1 (6.25%) McAfee