The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 21 16 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 3.45% 2.91% 3.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 17.65% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £52,500 £27,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.44% -46.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Wireless
West Sussex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 24.14% 16.50% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 18
Average salary £60,000 £27,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -32.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Wireless
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Gatwick

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (80.00%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Veeam
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (80.00%) Opsview
2 4 (80.00%) Coaching
2 4 (80.00%) Skype
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Terminal Services
2 4 (80.00%) Nagios
2 4 (80.00%) Debian
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) Skype
3 1 (20.00%) 3G
3 1 (20.00%) 4G
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) DDNS
3 1 (20.00%) DSL
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) ISDN
3 1 (20.00%) Junos
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) TACACS
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Debian
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Forefront TMG
1 4 (80.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (80.00%) Nagios
2 4 (80.00%) Opsview
3 1 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Veeam
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto