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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 73 75 81
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 28 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.40% 1.46% 1.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.02% 5.68% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 10
Average salary £55,500 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £31,331 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,200 £65,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
254 264 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.77% 25.78% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 229 245 238
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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
Dunstable - 8 £57,250 -
Luton -6 7 £61,250 +91.40%
Bedford - 2 £50,000 - 2
Wireless
East of England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 26 (74.29%) TCP/IP
2 21 (60.00%) Cisco
3 20 (57.14%) HP
3 20 (57.14%) Juniper
3 20 (57.14%) MPLS
3 20 (57.14%) OSPF
3 20 (57.14%) BGP
3 20 (57.14%) EIGRP
3 20 (57.14%) VPN
3 20 (57.14%) Firewall
4 19 (54.29%) HSRP
4 19 (54.29%) SSL
4 19 (54.29%) RIP
4 19 (54.29%) Service Delivery
4 19 (54.29%) DWDM
5 18 (51.43%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (51.43%) CCNP
5 18 (51.43%) Network Management
5 18 (51.43%) HP NNM
6 17 (48.57%) F5
6 17 (48.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (40.00%) Finance
8 13 (37.14%) SLA
8 13 (37.14%) ITIL
9 12 (34.29%) MS Office
9 12 (34.29%) MS Visio
10 11 (31.43%) PRINCE2
10 11 (31.43%) Change Management
10 11 (31.43%) PRINCE
10 11 (31.43%) Banking

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 6 (17.14%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Visio
1 12 (34.29%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) RoboHelp
2 3 (8.57%) FrameMaker
2 3 (8.57%) PaintShop Pro
Communications & Networking
1 26 (74.29%) TCP/IP
2 20 (57.14%) VPN
2 20 (57.14%) MPLS
2 20 (57.14%) OSPF
2 20 (57.14%) BGP
2 20 (57.14%) EIGRP
2 20 (57.14%) Firewall
3 19 (54.29%) SSL
3 19 (54.29%) DWDM
3 19 (54.29%) HSRP
3 19 (54.29%) RIP
4 8 (22.86%) VoIP
5 7 (20.00%) Ethernet
6 6 (17.14%) SMS
6 6 (17.14%) 3GPP
6 6 (17.14%) Network Security
6 6 (17.14%) 4G
6 6 (17.14%) Radio Access Network
6 6 (17.14%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (17.14%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 11 (31.43%) Banking
3 7 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 13 (37.14%) Network Specialist
3 6 (17.14%) Wireless Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Operations Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Network Operations Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Lead Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Author
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Author
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Head of IT
6 2 (5.71%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Head of Technology
6 2 (5.71%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Designer
7 1 (2.86%) Head of Professional Services
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) HTML
1 3 (8.57%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) GTK+
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) SecurID
3 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Android
2 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Service Delivery
2 18 (51.43%) Network Management
3 17 (48.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (37.14%) ITIL
5 11 (31.43%) PRINCE2
5 11 (31.43%) PRINCE
5 11 (31.43%) Change Management
5 11 (31.43%) Process Improvement
6 7 (20.00%) Project Management
7 6 (17.14%) Network Design
7 6 (17.14%) Network Architecture
8 5 (14.29%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.86%) Product Management
9 1 (2.86%) Logistics
9 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.86%) Business Development
9 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.86%) Change Control
9 1 (2.86%) Line Management
9 1 (2.86%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) Python
2 1 (2.86%) C
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) CCNP
1 18 (51.43%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (25.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (37.14%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.86%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (51.43%) HP NNM
2 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Cisco
2 20 (57.14%) HP
2 20 (57.14%) Juniper
3 17 (48.57%) F5
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) Dell
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) Avaya
5 1 (2.86%) Veritas
5 1 (2.86%) Lotus
5 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.86%) Symantec
5 1 (2.86%) Websense
5 1 (2.86%) BT
5 1 (2.86%) 3Com
5 1 (2.86%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) Brocade
5 1 (2.86%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.86%) Aruba
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago