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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank - - 29
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick - - 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
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 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 26.92% 16.98% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 10
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 6 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) WLAN
2 6 (60.00%) Validation
2 6 (60.00%) TETRA
3 4 (40.00%) Telecoms

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) LAN
1 6 (60.00%) WLAN
1 6 (60.00%) TETRA
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Senior Design Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Radio Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Design Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Build Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared