The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 72 87 89
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 17 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.59% 1.55% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.41% 7.37% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 14
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £39,000 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Wireless
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
149 217 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.90% 21.07% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 127 203 262
Average salary £45,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £54,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Wireless
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Wireless
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +21 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Dunstable - 4 £47,500 -
Wireless
East of England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 40 (68.97%) CCNP
1 40 (68.97%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (58.62%) VPN
3 33 (56.90%) LAN
4 32 (55.17%) Cisco
5 28 (48.28%) WAN
6 23 (39.66%) Change Management
6 23 (39.66%) TCP/IP
7 22 (37.93%) Firewall
7 22 (37.93%) BGP
7 22 (37.93%) EIGRP
7 22 (37.93%) HP
7 22 (37.93%) Juniper
7 22 (37.93%) MPLS
7 22 (37.93%) OSPF
8 21 (36.21%) DWDM
8 21 (36.21%) RIP
8 21 (36.21%) SSL
8 21 (36.21%) HP NNM
8 21 (36.21%) F5
8 21 (36.21%) Network Management
8 21 (36.21%) HSRP
9 20 (34.48%) Finance
9 20 (34.48%) Service Delivery
10 19 (32.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 19 (32.76%) MS Office
10 19 (32.76%) MS Visio
11 18 (31.03%) ITIL
11 18 (31.03%) SLA
12 17 (29.31%) PRINCE2

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 2 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.72%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 19 (32.76%) MS Visio
1 19 (32.76%) MS Office
2 16 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 16 (27.59%) RoboHelp
2 16 (27.59%) FrameMaker
2 16 (27.59%) PaintShop Pro
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 34 (58.62%) VPN
2 33 (56.90%) LAN
3 28 (48.28%) WAN
4 23 (39.66%) TCP/IP
5 22 (37.93%) MPLS
5 22 (37.93%) OSPF
5 22 (37.93%) BGP
5 22 (37.93%) EIGRP
5 22 (37.93%) Firewall
6 21 (36.21%) SSL
6 21 (36.21%) DWDM
6 21 (36.21%) HSRP
6 21 (36.21%) RIP
7 12 (20.69%) VLAN
8 10 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (5.17%) VoIP
10 1 (1.72%) ATM
10 1 (1.72%) ISDN
10 1 (1.72%) SMTP
10 1 (1.72%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (34.48%) Finance
2 17 (29.31%) Banking
3 16 (27.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (46.55%) Network Engineer
2 16 (27.59%) Author
2 16 (27.59%) Technical Author
3 13 (22.41%) Network Specialist
4 12 (20.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (1.72%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (1.72%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (1.72%) Analyst
5 1 (1.72%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (1.72%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (1.72%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (1.72%) Network Analyst
5 1 (1.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (1.72%) Design Engineer
5 1 (1.72%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (1.72%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (1.72%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (1.72%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (1.72%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) HTML
1 16 (27.59%) CSS
2 1 (1.72%) XMPP
2 1 (1.72%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.72%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) Windows
2 16 (27.59%) Android
2 16 (27.59%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) Change Management
2 21 (36.21%) Network Management
3 20 (34.48%) Service Delivery
4 19 (32.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (31.03%) ITIL
6 17 (29.31%) PRINCE2
6 17 (29.31%) PRINCE
6 17 (29.31%) Process Improvement
7 10 (17.24%) Load Balancing
8 7 (12.07%) WAN Optimisation
9 4 (6.90%) Network Design
10 3 (5.17%) Incident Management
11 2 (3.45%) CRM
11 2 (3.45%) Change Control
12 1 (1.72%) Mentoring
12 1 (1.72%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 40 (68.97%) Cisco Certification
1 40 (68.97%) CCNP
2 4 (6.90%) CCNA
3 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (31.03%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.72%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (36.21%) HP NNM
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.72%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 32 (55.17%) Cisco
2 22 (37.93%) HP
2 22 (37.93%) Juniper
3 21 (36.21%) F5
4 11 (18.97%) Riverbed
5 8 (13.79%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.45%) Dell
7 1 (1.72%) Avaya
7 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.72%) Aruba
7 1 (1.72%) Veritas
7 1 (1.72%) Lotus
7 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.72%) Symantec
7 1 (1.72%) Sophos
7 1 (1.72%) Websense
7 1 (1.72%) BT
7 1 (1.72%) 3Com
7 1 (1.72%) VMware