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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 37 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 3 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.22% 3.98% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.62% 13.04% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 2
Average salary £37,500 £20,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.92% -54.44%
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
65 69 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 26.53% 30.53% 21.39%
Number of salaries quoted 56 64 42
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 September 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Symantec
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (37.50%) Lync
4 3 (37.50%) CCEE
4 3 (37.50%) CCAA
4 3 (37.50%) Office 365
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (37.50%) vSphere
4 3 (37.50%) XenApp
4 3 (37.50%) XenServer
4 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
4 3 (37.50%) Veeam
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (37.50%) WSUS
4 3 (37.50%) Clustering
4 3 (37.50%) Replication
4 3 (37.50%) HP

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2000
1 3 (37.50%) Lync
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) IT Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Account Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Account Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Account Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Technical Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Replication
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (62.50%) CCNA
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (37.50%) CCEE
2 3 (37.50%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (37.50%) XenApp
2 3 (37.50%) XenServer
2 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
3 2 (25.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (37.50%) WSUS
3 2 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Symantec
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Veeam
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) Sophos
5 1 (12.50%) Veritas
5 1 (12.50%) Apple
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