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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 34 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 5 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.92% 0.99% 2.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.83% 8.00% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 7
Average salary £39,000 £27,250 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.11% +32.92%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
24 25 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 14.04% 12.32% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 62
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 July 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) CCNA
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) Juniper
3 7 (77.78%) VoIP
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) VPN
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
4 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (66.67%) SAN
4 6 (66.67%) Motorola
4 6 (66.67%) Mac OS X
4 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 6 (66.67%) VMware
4 6 (66.67%) Mitel
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (66.67%) MobileIron
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Retail
6 2 (22.22%) Time Management
6 2 (22.22%) Veeam

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) LAN
1 8 (88.89%) WAN
1 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 7 (77.78%) VoIP
3 6 (66.67%) SAN
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) ADSL
5 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
5 2 (22.22%) BGP
6 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
6 1 (11.11%) SNMP
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (11.11%) PBX
6 1 (11.11%) VLAN
6 1 (11.11%) SHDSL
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) NOC Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 6 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CCNA
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) ISA Server
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Juniper
3 6 (66.67%) Motorola
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) Mitel
3 6 (66.67%) MobileIron
4 2 (22.22%) Veeam
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) BT
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Avaya
5 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
5 1 (11.11%) WatchGuard
5 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL