The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell 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 65 67 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 9 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.70% 1.38% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.52% 3.89% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 2
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +63.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireless
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
199 180 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 37.55% 35.36% 32.38%
Number of salaries quoted 108 123 132
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Wireless
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Bracknell

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 10 (62.50%) .NET
1 10 (62.50%) C#
1 10 (62.50%) Firmware
2 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 8 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 8 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 8 (50.00%) Embedded C++
3 8 (50.00%) EMC
3 8 (50.00%) C++
3 8 (50.00%) C
3 8 (50.00%) GPRS
3 8 (50.00%) GSM
3 8 (50.00%) MFC
3 8 (50.00%) NEC
3 8 (50.00%) Electronics
3 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (50.00%) Degree
3 8 (50.00%) Home Automation
3 8 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Assembly Language
4 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
4 7 (43.75%) Android Development
4 7 (43.75%) iOS Development
4 7 (43.75%) Android
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) VPN
6 3 (18.75%) LAN
6 3 (18.75%) WAN

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
2 8 (50.00%) GPRS
2 8 (50.00%) GSM
2 8 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (18.75%) WAN
3 3 (18.75%) LAN
3 3 (18.75%) VPN
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (18.75%) TETRA
4 2 (12.50%) VoIP
4 2 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (6.25%) ADSL
5 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 8 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Business Development Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Business Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Development Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Network Security Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Security Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) MFC
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Firmware
2 8 (50.00%) Home Automation
2 8 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (12.50%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Android
1 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Android Development
2 7 (43.75%) iOS Development
3 3 (18.75%) Business Development
4 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) C++
2 8 (50.00%) C
2 8 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 8 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 8 (50.00%) Assembly Language
3 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) EMC
1 8 (50.00%) NEC
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Juniper
3 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 2 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks