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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 30 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.07% 0.93% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.79% 3.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
19 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 13.10% 26.17% 16.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 11
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) VoIP
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) OSPF
3 4 (57.14%) BGP
3 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (57.14%) HSRP
3 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
4 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 3 (42.86%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) High Availability
4 3 (42.86%) Spanish Language
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (42.86%) VLAN

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) OSPF
2 4 (57.14%) BGP
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (57.14%) HSRP
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (42.86%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (42.86%) PPP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
1 3 (42.86%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Network Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) High Availability
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
4 3 (42.86%) MCSE
4 3 (42.86%) MCSA
4 3 (42.86%) CCIE
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Meraki