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 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 68 56 77
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +21
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 5 29 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.72% 3.05% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.81% 16.76% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 2
Average salary £22,778 £55,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.58% +50.68%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
64 173 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.21% 18.17% 18.85%
Number of salaries quoted 47 139 122
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -3 3 £22,778 -62.03%
Wireless
East Midlands

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 14 (60.87%) PCI DSS
2 13 (56.52%) Firewall
3 12 (52.17%) Information Security
3 12 (52.17%) Security Architecture
4 11 (47.83%) CISSP
4 11 (47.83%) CISM
5 9 (39.13%) Windows
6 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
6 8 (34.78%) Retail
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
8 5 (21.74%) Internet
8 5 (21.74%) MS Office
9 4 (17.39%) LAN
9 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
9 4 (17.39%) WAN
9 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
9 4 (17.39%) Finance
9 4 (17.39%) Legal
9 4 (17.39%) Publishing
9 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (17.39%) SDLC
10 3 (13.04%) BGP
10 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (13.04%) DHCP
10 3 (13.04%) VPN
10 3 (13.04%) DNS
10 3 (13.04%) CCNP
10 3 (13.04%) Cisco
10 3 (13.04%) VoIP

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) Internet
3 4 (17.39%) LAN
3 4 (17.39%) WAN
4 3 (13.04%) DHCP
4 3 (13.04%) VoIP
4 3 (13.04%) VPN
4 3 (13.04%) DNS
4 3 (13.04%) BGP
5 2 (8.70%) OSPF
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (8.70%) Network Security
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (8.70%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.35%) Broadband
6 1 (4.35%) FTP
General
1 8 (34.78%) Retail
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Legal
2 4 (17.39%) Publishing
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Architect
1 12 (52.17%) Security Architect
2 7 (30.43%) Security Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Information Security Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Information Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Technician
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) VLE
3 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.35%) iPad
3 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.35%) Handset
3 1 (4.35%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Information Security
1 12 (52.17%) Security Architecture
2 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
3 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
3 4 (17.39%) SDLC
4 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) SIEM
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) CISSP
1 11 (47.83%) CISM
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) CCNP
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) A+ Certification
3 2 (8.70%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (60.87%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) XenApp
2 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
2 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) IronPort
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Apple
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Altiris