The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 78 70 82
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 14 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.12% 1.29% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.83% 6.64% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 4
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £33,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Wireless
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
205 211 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 16.33% 19.45% 21.08%
Number of salaries quoted 149 167 194
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,050 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Wireless
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Essex

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Essex region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Essex

Wireless
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Essex region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon - 7 £31,000 -
Saffron Walden - 4 £41,250 -
Colchester - 2 £27,500 -
Wireless
East of England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 12 (40.00%) Cisco
2 11 (36.67%) Degree
3 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (30.00%) Windows
4 8 (26.67%) Firewall
4 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
4 8 (26.67%) Juniper
4 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (26.67%) CCNA
5 7 (23.33%) LAN
5 7 (23.33%) WAN
5 7 (23.33%) Aruba
6 6 (20.00%) C
6 6 (20.00%) VPN
6 6 (20.00%) Change Management
6 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 6 (20.00%) CCNP
7 5 (16.67%) Project Management
7 5 (16.67%) VMware
7 5 (16.67%) SSL
7 5 (16.67%) SLA
7 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (16.67%) IP Telephony
8 4 (13.33%) Device Driver
8 4 (13.33%) Objective-C
8 4 (13.33%) Android
8 4 (13.33%) Time Management
8 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 4 (13.33%) Embedded Linux

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) Firewall
2 7 (23.33%) LAN
2 7 (23.33%) WAN
3 6 (20.00%) VPN
4 5 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (16.67%) SSL
5 4 (13.33%) VLAN
5 4 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (13.33%) WLAN
5 4 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (10.00%) DNS
6 3 (10.00%) Internet
6 3 (10.00%) OSPF
6 3 (10.00%) BGP
6 3 (10.00%) EIGRP
7 1 (3.33%) VoIP
7 1 (3.33%) Network Security
7 1 (3.33%) Wireless Security
7 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.33%) Automotive
3 3 (10.00%) Military
3 3 (10.00%) Avionics
3 3 (10.00%) Electronics
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Wireless Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Junior
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Firmware Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Device Driver
2 2 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Embedded Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Android
2 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Change Management
2 5 (16.67%) Project Management
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (13.33%) Time Management
4 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.00%) Logistics
5 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.33%) People Management
6 1 (3.33%) SDLC
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.33%) CRM
6 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.33%) Identity Management
6 1 (3.33%) Password Management
6 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.33%) Information Management
6 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) C
2 4 (13.33%) C#
2 4 (13.33%) C++
2 4 (13.33%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) Perl
2 4 (13.33%) Objective-C
3 2 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
2 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (26.67%) CCNA
4 6 (20.00%) CCNP
5 3 (10.00%) Chartered Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) PhD
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.33%) PMP
6 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.33%) SSCP
6 1 (3.33%) CISA
6 1 (3.33%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (3.33%) GCIA
6 1 (3.33%) GSEC
6 1 (3.33%) GCIH
6 1 (3.33%) GCWN
6 1 (3.33%) CCIE
6 1 (3.33%) CISSP
6 1 (3.33%) GCED
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Cisco
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Juniper
3 7 (23.33%) Aruba
4 5 (16.67%) VMware
5 4 (13.33%) CheckPoint
6 3 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (10.00%) AirMagnet
6 3 (10.00%) Ruckus Wireless
6 3 (10.00%) Motorola
6 3 (10.00%) Siemens
7 2 (6.67%) Blue Coat
7 2 (6.67%) Xilinx
7 2 (6.67%) Fortinet
7 2 (6.67%) Infoblox
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