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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 40 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 7 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.80% 2.20% 2.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.96% 8.89% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 7
Average salary £23,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.90% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £39,800 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
- +5.59%
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
54 45 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 21.60% 24.73% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 48 41 29
Average salary £47,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.25% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Croydon

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (66.67%) SLA
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) WAN
2 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) LAN
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (46.67%) Retail
3 7 (46.67%) VPN
3 7 (46.67%) CCNP
4 6 (40.00%) Network Management
4 6 (40.00%) Change Control
4 6 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) Windows NT
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) DNS
5 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) HP
5 5 (33.33%) Dell
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 5 (33.33%) Network Design
5 5 (33.33%) Retek
5 5 (33.33%) Apple
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) MobileIron
5 5 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 5 (33.33%) iPad

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) LAN
1 8 (53.33%) WAN
2 7 (46.67%) VPN
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (26.67%) HTTP
4 4 (26.67%) Internet
4 4 (26.67%) NetScreen
4 4 (26.67%) VoIP
5 1 (6.67%) 3G
5 1 (6.67%) BGP
5 1 (6.67%) DDNS
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) DSL
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
5 1 (6.67%) OSPF
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (46.67%) Retail
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Service Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Network Support
4 3 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Data Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) iPad
1 5 (33.33%) iPhone
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 5 (33.33%) Windows NT
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Change Control
2 6 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (40.00%) Network Management
3 5 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 5 (33.33%) Network Design
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Development
5 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) Information Management
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (46.67%) CCNP
3 4 (26.67%) CCNA
4 3 (20.00%) JNCIA
5 1 (6.67%) BICSI Certification
5 1 (6.67%) BICSI RCDD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Apple
3 5 (33.33%) Dell
3 5 (33.33%) HP
3 5 (33.33%) MobileIron
3 5 (33.33%) Retalix
3 5 (33.33%) Retek
3 5 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 4 (26.67%) Avaya
4 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
4 4 (26.67%) Fortinet
4 4 (26.67%) Juniper
4 4 (26.67%) SonicWALL
4 4 (26.67%) WatchGuard
5 1 (6.67%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (6.67%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto