The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 26 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 19 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.92% 1.02% 3.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.68% 10.34% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 5
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireless
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
77 29 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 32.08% 9.83% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 63 27 61
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +22.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Wireless
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Ipswich

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 18 (94.74%) WAN
1 18 (94.74%) IPsec
2 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
3 10 (52.63%) VPN
3 10 (52.63%) SSL
3 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 10 (52.63%) LAN
3 10 (52.63%) CheckPoint
3 10 (52.63%) Firewall
3 10 (52.63%) CCSA
3 10 (52.63%) CCSE
3 10 (52.63%) SSH
3 10 (52.63%) Sourcefire
3 10 (52.63%) PKI
3 10 (52.63%) Network Security
4 9 (47.37%) VLAN
4 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (47.37%) Cisco
5 8 (42.11%) MS Visio
5 8 (42.11%) MS Office
5 8 (42.11%) CCNA
5 8 (42.11%) MPLS
5 8 (42.11%) BGP
5 8 (42.11%) EIGRP
5 8 (42.11%) TACACS
5 8 (42.11%) Wireshark
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (42.11%) Cacti
5 8 (42.11%) Riverbed
5 8 (42.11%) SolarWinds

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 (42.11%) MS Office
1 8 (42.11%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) WAN
1 18 (94.74%) IPsec
2 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
3 10 (52.63%) VPN
3 10 (52.63%) SSL
3 10 (52.63%) SSH
3 10 (52.63%) LAN
3 10 (52.63%) Firewall
3 10 (52.63%) Network Security
4 9 (47.37%) VLAN
5 8 (42.11%) Wireshark
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (42.11%) MPLS
5 8 (42.11%) BGP
5 8 (42.11%) EIGRP
5 8 (42.11%) TACACS
5 8 (42.11%) DMVPN
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (5.26%) IPv4
6 1 (5.26%) IPv6
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Network Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Security Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) WSH
2 1 (5.26%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) PKI
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) WAN Optimisation
1 8 (42.11%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.26%) Information Security
3 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Change Control
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
1 1 (5.26%) Perl
1 1 (5.26%) Python
1 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) CCSA
1 10 (52.63%) CCSE
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (42.11%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Cacti
1 8 (42.11%) SolarWinds Orion
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) CheckPoint
1 10 (52.63%) Sourcefire
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco
3 8 (42.11%) Riverbed
3 8 (42.11%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.26%) F5