The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 40 39 54
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.88% 1.48% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 7.69% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,900 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.41% -
Wireless
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
65 39 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 24.44% 19.21% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 63 35 47
Average salary £43,500 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Wireless
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Croydon

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 (90.91%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) CCNP
2 9 (81.82%) LAN
2 9 (81.82%) WAN
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (72.73%) VPN
4 6 (54.55%) Retail
4 6 (54.55%) CCNA
4 6 (54.55%) Internet
5 5 (45.45%) Avaya
5 5 (45.45%) NetScreen
5 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 5 (45.45%) HTTP
5 5 (45.45%) VoIP
5 5 (45.45%) Network Design
5 5 (45.45%) SolarWinds
5 5 (45.45%) WatchGuard
5 5 (45.45%) SonicWALL
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (45.45%) Fortinet
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
5 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (36.36%) SLA
6 4 (36.36%) Service Management
7 3 (27.27%) Juniper
7 3 (27.27%) JNCIA

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) LAN
1 9 (81.82%) WAN
2 8 (72.73%) VPN
3 6 (54.55%) Internet
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (45.45%) DNS
4 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 5 (45.45%) HTTP
4 5 (45.45%) NetScreen
4 5 (45.45%) VoIP
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
General
1 6 (54.55%) Retail
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Network Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Network Support
3 3 (27.27%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Facilities Manager
5 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
1 5 (45.45%) Network Design
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Business Development
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CCNP
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) JNCIA
4 1 (9.09%) BICSI Certification
4 1 (9.09%) BICSI RCDD
4 1 (9.09%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (9.09%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Avaya
2 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
2 5 (45.45%) Fortinet
2 5 (45.45%) SolarWinds
2 5 (45.45%) SonicWALL
2 5 (45.45%) WatchGuard
3 3 (27.27%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) 3Com
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) VMware