The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 33 76 49
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -27
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 12 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.27% 0.63% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.43% 2.86% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 1
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,250 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.59% -1.82%
Wireless
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
56 105 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 19.93% 21.92% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 48 99 60
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Wireless
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Bedford

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 17 (100.00%) LAN
1 17 (100.00%) CCNP
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (88.24%) VPN
2 15 (88.24%) WAN
2 15 (88.24%) VLAN
2 15 (88.24%) Load Balancing
3 14 (82.35%) Riverbed
3 14 (82.35%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (76.47%) SolarWinds
5 12 (70.59%) WAN Optimisation
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco
7 2 (11.76%) CCDP
7 2 (11.76%) Citrix
7 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
7 2 (11.76%) VoIP
7 2 (11.76%) Network Design
7 2 (11.76%) Sourcefire
7 2 (11.76%) 802.11
7 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) Change Management
7 2 (11.76%) VMware
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (11.76%) Network Management
7 2 (11.76%) F5
7 2 (11.76%) Change Control
7 2 (11.76%) IronPort
7 2 (11.76%) Network Security

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) LAN
2 15 (88.24%) WAN
2 15 (88.24%) VPN
2 15 (88.24%) VLAN
3 14 (82.35%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (11.76%) Network Security
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (11.76%) 802.11
4 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.76%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Load Balancing
2 12 (70.59%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) Network Design
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Network Management
3 2 (11.76%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) CCNP
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CCDP
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Riverbed
2 13 (76.47%) SolarWinds
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Sourcefire
4 2 (11.76%) IronPort
4 2 (11.76%) F5
Bedford, Bedfordshire
SCC
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago