The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 52 49 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 3 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.73% 3.65% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 17.86% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 2
Average salary £22,778 £60,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-62.03% +64.38%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Wireless
Leicestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
48 112 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 11.71% 20.44% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 33 93 73
Average salary £40,500 £46,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.95% +22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Wireless
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Leicester

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Leicester

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) PCI DSS
3 4 (36.36%) CISM
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security
3 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (36.36%) SDLC
3 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) CISSP
3 4 (36.36%) Internet
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Legal
3 4 (36.36%) Publishing
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (18.18%) SIEM
5 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 2 (18.18%) IronPort
5 2 (18.18%) VLE
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) NVQ Level 3
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco PIX

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (36.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) VoIP
3 2 (18.18%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) OSPF
3 2 (18.18%) BGP
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (18.18%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) FTP
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Legal
1 4 (36.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
1 4 (36.36%) Information Architect
1 4 (36.36%) Security Architect
1 4 (36.36%) Information Security Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) VLE
3 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
3 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
1 4 (36.36%) Information Security
1 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
1 4 (36.36%) SDLC
2 2 (18.18%) SIEM
2 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CISSP
1 4 (36.36%) CISM
2 2 (18.18%) NVQ Level 3
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) A+ Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
2 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) IronPort
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix