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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 48 53 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 9 27 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.07% 3.67% 2.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.78% 10.98% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 16
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £54,000 £36,250
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
92 246 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 21.15% 33.42% 27.96%
Number of salaries quoted 68 218 130
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £59,500 £55,000
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 27 August 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 9 (60.00%) Juniper
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Degree
3 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
4 6 (40.00%) WAN
4 6 (40.00%) UNIX
4 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (40.00%) Blue Coat
4 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 6 (40.00%) Ruckus Wireless
4 6 (40.00%) LogRhythm
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) LAN
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) SAN
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) Telemarketing
6 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
7 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (20.00%) Network Security
7 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
7 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) Fat Client
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (20.00%) Multicast
7 3 (20.00%) Windows 7

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (40.00%) WAN
3 5 (33.33%) LAN
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (26.67%) SAN
5 3 (20.00%) DHCP
5 3 (20.00%) OSPF
5 3 (20.00%) BGP
5 3 (20.00%) Network Security
5 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
5 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 3 (20.00%) Multicast
6 2 (13.33%) VPN
7 1 (6.67%) DMZ
7 1 (6.67%) VoIP
7 1 (6.67%) WLAN
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (6.67%) NAS
7 1 (6.67%) FWSM
7 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Account Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Graduate
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Network Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Sales Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Design Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Server Support
5 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support
5 1 (6.67%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (20.00%) Replication
1 3 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.67%) IPTV
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) UNIX
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Telemarketing
1 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (13.33%) Validation
3 2 (13.33%) B2B
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Product Management
4 1 (6.67%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) CCDP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Terminal Server
2 3 (20.00%) ISA Server
2 3 (20.00%) DFS Replication
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (20.00%) WSUS
2 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Juniper
2 6 (40.00%) Ruckus Wireless
2 6 (40.00%) LogRhythm
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Blue Coat
2 6 (40.00%) Riverbed
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) Aruba
4 3 (20.00%) 3Com
5 1 (6.67%) webMethods
5 1 (6.67%) McAfee
5 1 (6.67%) Software AG