The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 68 52 69
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 4 23 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.56% 3.29% 3.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.51% 15.65% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 31
Average salary £36,000 £55,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.54% +30.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £39,250 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,150 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,900 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.41% -
Wireless
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
114 147 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 16.08% 21.03% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 97 132 182
Average salary £41,250 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Wireless
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Wireless
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -12 2 £29,500 -46.36% 1
Wireless
East Midlands

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 12 (60.00%) Firewall
2 11 (55.00%) VoIP
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco
3 8 (40.00%) CCNP
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (35.00%) Security Management
5 6 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (30.00%) Windows
5 6 (30.00%) Network Management
5 6 (30.00%) CREST Certified
6 5 (25.00%) Palo Alto
6 5 (25.00%) NX-OS
6 5 (25.00%) Meraki
6 5 (25.00%) VPN
6 5 (25.00%) Project Management
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (25.00%) SolarWinds
7 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
7 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (20.00%) Security Testing
7 4 (20.00%) GCIH
7 4 (20.00%) Information Management
7 4 (20.00%) CEH
7 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (20.00%) LAN
7 4 (20.00%) WAN
7 4 (20.00%) Open Source
7 4 (20.00%) GWAPT

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) Firewall
2 11 (55.00%) VoIP
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (25.00%) NX-OS
4 5 (25.00%) VPN
5 4 (20.00%) LAN
5 4 (20.00%) WAN
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (15.00%) Internet
6 3 (15.00%) IP Telephony
6 3 (15.00%) Network Security
7 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (10.00%) Publishing
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Tester
4 4 (20.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) IT Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) IT Support
4 4 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Penetration Tester
4 4 (20.00%) Security Penetration Tester
4 4 (20.00%) Security Tester
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Security Management
2 6 (30.00%) Network Management
2 6 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) Information Management
4 4 (20.00%) Open Source
4 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (20.00%) Security Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (15.00%) Network Design
5 3 (15.00%) Network Security Management
5 3 (15.00%) Time Management
6 2 (10.00%) Information Security
6 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) Computer Security
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) CCNP
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (30.00%) CREST Certified
3 4 (20.00%) CEH
3 4 (20.00%) GCIH
3 4 (20.00%) GPEN
3 4 (20.00%) GWAPT
3 4 (20.00%) OSCE
3 4 (20.00%) OSCP
4 2 (10.00%) A+ Certification
5 1 (5.00%) CCNA
5 1 (5.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Meraki
3 5 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 5 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (15.00%) WatchGuard
5 1 (5.00%) Apple
5 1 (5.00%) IronPort