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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 64 136 107
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -29
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 214 86 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.94% 1.60% 2.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.45% 5.62% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 109 74 107
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Wireless
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1591 1530 1458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.31% 28.40% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 1101 1161
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Wireless
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Berkshire

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Wireless
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
Reading +65 136 £55,000 -4.34% 11
Slough -8 14 £37,500 -16.66% 11
Newbury -2 11 £42,000 -20.00% 4
Windsor -4 8 £87,500 +105.88% 2
Bracknell -18 5 £56,000 +31.76% 1
Maidenhead +5 2 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 209 (51.10%) Telecoms
2 122 (29.83%) Degree
3 117 (28.61%) Cisco
4 89 (21.76%) Firewall
5 84 (20.54%) UMTS
6 73 (17.85%) LAN
7 69 (16.87%) Project Management
8 68 (16.63%) GSM
8 68 (16.63%) Marketing
9 59 (14.43%) 3G
10 58 (14.18%) Cisco Certification
11 55 (13.45%) Ericsson
11 55 (13.45%) Windows
11 55 (13.45%) QA
12 52 (12.71%) WiMAX
13 51 (12.47%) Huawei
13 51 (12.47%) ITIL
13 51 (12.47%) WAN
14 50 (12.22%) PRINCE2
15 47 (11.49%) WLAN
15 47 (11.49%) Juniper
16 44 (10.76%) SLA
16 44 (10.76%) Finance
16 44 (10.76%) Continuous Improvement
17 43 (10.51%) LTE
17 43 (10.51%) 2G
17 43 (10.51%) Linux
18 42 (10.27%) Product Management
19 40 (9.78%) CCNP
20 38 (9.29%) Nortel

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 15 (3.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.71%) Lync
3 5 (1.22%) IIS
3 5 (1.22%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.73%) Apache
4 3 (0.73%) Confluence
5 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (2.69%) MS Office
4 8 (1.96%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.47%) SaaS
2 5 (1.22%) Office 365
3 3 (0.73%) PaaS
4 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 89 (21.76%) Firewall
2 84 (20.54%) UMTS
3 73 (17.85%) LAN
4 68 (16.63%) GSM
5 59 (14.43%) 3G
6 52 (12.71%) WiMAX
7 51 (12.47%) WAN
8 47 (11.49%) WLAN
9 43 (10.51%) 2G
9 43 (10.51%) LTE
10 38 (9.29%) 3GPP
10 38 (9.29%) Broadband
11 36 (8.80%) VPN
12 34 (8.31%) GPRS
12 34 (8.31%) Radio Access Network
13 31 (7.58%) WCDMA
14 30 (7.33%) RNC
14 30 (7.33%) Network Security
15 27 (6.60%) VoIP
16 26 (6.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.98%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.49%) Big Data
4 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.49%) MySQL
5 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.24%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 209 (51.10%) Telecoms
2 68 (16.63%) Marketing
3 44 (10.76%) Finance
4 13 (3.18%) Legal
5 7 (1.71%) Banking
5 7 (1.71%) Billing
6 6 (1.47%) Mandarin Language
6 6 (1.47%) Advertising
7 4 (0.98%) Retail
8 3 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.73%) Electronics
9 2 (0.49%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.24%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.24%) French Language
10 1 (0.24%) German Language
10 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.24%) Publishing
10 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (19.07%) Network Engineer
2 42 (10.27%) Account Manager
3 40 (9.78%) Architect
3 40 (9.78%) Wireless Engineer
4 35 (8.56%) Consultant
5 34 (8.31%) Technical Engineer
6 27 (6.60%) Support Engineer
7 26 (6.36%) Network Architect
8 18 (4.40%) RAN Engineer
9 17 (4.16%) Senior Architect
9 17 (4.16%) Senior Network Architect
10 16 (3.91%) Radio Engineer
10 16 (3.91%) Network Optimisation Engineer
10 16 (3.91%) Radio Network Engineer
11 14 (3.42%) Sales Consultant
11 14 (3.42%) Quality Manager
12 13 (3.18%) Project Manager
13 12 (2.93%) IT Manager
13 12 (2.93%) Senior Manager
13 12 (2.93%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.22%) Web Services
2 4 (0.98%) .NET
3 3 (0.73%) XMPP
4 2 (0.49%) Unreal Engine
4 2 (0.49%) XML
4 2 (0.49%) CGI
5 1 (0.24%) MFC
5 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.24%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.89%) Computer Science
3 14 (3.42%) Open Source
3 14 (3.42%) PMI
4 13 (3.18%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.71%) CESG
6 3 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (0.73%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.49%) SCADA
7 2 (0.49%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.49%) EPoS
7 2 (0.49%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.49%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.49%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.24%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.24%) Home Automation
8 1 (0.24%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.24%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.24%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 55 (13.45%) Windows
2 43 (10.51%) Linux
3 37 (9.05%) UNIX
4 8 (1.96%) Windows 2000
4 8 (1.96%) Windows NT
5 3 (0.73%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.73%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.24%) CentOS
7 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.24%) AIX
7 1 (0.24%) VMS
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.24%) SUSE
7 1 (0.24%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (16.87%) Project Management
2 51 (12.47%) ITIL
3 50 (12.22%) PRINCE2
4 44 (10.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 42 (10.27%) Product Management
6 38 (9.29%) Service Delivery
7 34 (8.31%) Service Management
8 31 (7.58%) Network Design
9 29 (7.09%) CRM
10 20 (4.89%) Six Sigma
11 18 (4.40%) Benchmarking
11 18 (4.40%) Network Planning
12 16 (3.91%) Network Management
12 16 (3.91%) Performance Monitoring
13 15 (3.67%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (3.67%) Change Management
14 14 (3.42%) Change Control
14 14 (3.42%) Business Development
15 13 (3.18%) Performance Management
15 13 (3.18%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.40%) C
2 11 (2.69%) SQL
3 5 (1.22%) PowerShell
4 4 (0.98%) C#
4 4 (0.98%) Java
5 2 (0.49%) Perl
5 2 (0.49%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.49%) Ruby
6 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.24%) C++
6 1 (0.24%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.24%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.24%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 122 (29.83%) Degree
2 58 (14.18%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (9.78%) CCNP
4 26 (6.36%) SC Cleared
4 26 (6.36%) Security Cleared
5 24 (5.87%) PMI Certification
6 21 (5.13%) CCIE
7 20 (4.89%) CCNA
8 17 (4.16%) CISSP
9 12 (2.93%) PMP
10 11 (2.69%) CISM
11 10 (2.44%) CCSP
11 10 (2.44%) CCIP
11 10 (2.44%) JNCIA
12 7 (1.71%) CCDA
13 6 (1.47%) GIAC
13 6 (1.47%) CEH
14 5 (1.22%) CCDP
15 4 (0.98%) CISA
15 4 (0.98%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (13.45%) QA
2 44 (10.76%) SLA
3 26 (6.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (5.38%) ISO 14001
5 14 (3.42%) ISO 9000
5 14 (3.42%) ISO 9001
6 13 (3.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (2.69%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.98%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (3.91%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.47%) ProxySG
4 5 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.98%) vSphere
6 3 (0.73%) Firmware
7 2 (0.49%) XenApp
7 2 (0.49%) XenServer
7 2 (0.49%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.49%) Xen
8 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.24%) Nmap
8 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (1.47%) FortiGate
2 5 (1.22%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (0.98%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (0.73%) Puppet
4 3 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.73%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.24%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.24%) OPNET
6 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.24%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 117 (28.61%) Cisco
2 55 (13.45%) Ericsson
3 51 (12.47%) Huawei
4 47 (11.49%) Juniper
5 38 (9.29%) Nokia
5 38 (9.29%) Nortel
6 37 (9.05%) Microsoft
6 37 (9.05%) Aruba
7 31 (7.58%) F5
8 28 (6.85%) CheckPoint
9 24 (5.87%) Sybase
10 23 (5.62%) HP
11 22 (5.38%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 16 (3.91%) VMware
13 13 (3.18%) Blue Coat
14 12 (2.93%) Avaya
15 11 (2.69%) Brocade
15 11 (2.69%) Fortinet
15 11 (2.69%) Aerohive Networks
16 10 (2.44%) ServiceNow
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c20-30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading
Intuition IT Solutions
Salary: Negotiable + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Training + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c20-30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £280 - £285 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + pen, health
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + £5500 Car Allowance
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Triton Technical
Posted: 13 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Triton Technical
Posted: 14 days ago