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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 53 74 55
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -19
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 27 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.47% 1.82% 2.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.13% 8.72% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 16
Average salary £55,000 £38,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.73% -9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
122 172 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.68% 20.92% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 109 159 89
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,300 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 October 2014.

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 October 2014. 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 +23 15 £55,000 +44.73% 4
Loughborough +7 5 £35,000 +32.07%
Lutterworth - 4 £18,000 -
Hinckley - 2 - -
Wireless
East Midlands

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 38 (67.86%) Firewall
2 35 (62.50%) CISSP
3 33 (58.93%) PCI DSS
4 28 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (48.21%) Information Security
6 26 (46.43%) CISM
7 24 (42.86%) Risk Management
8 21 (37.50%) Legal
9 20 (35.71%) Security Architecture
10 12 (21.43%) Security Testing
10 12 (21.43%) Open Source
10 12 (21.43%) GPEN
10 12 (21.43%) OSCP
10 12 (21.43%) CEH
10 12 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 12 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (21.43%) CISMP
10 12 (21.43%) VPN
10 12 (21.43%) VoIP
11 11 (19.64%) Windows
11 11 (19.64%) Information Management
12 9 (16.07%) Ethical Hacking
12 9 (16.07%) GIAC
12 9 (16.07%) Objective-C
12 9 (16.07%) C
12 9 (16.07%) Java
12 9 (16.07%) PHP
12 9 (16.07%) .NET
13 8 (14.29%) Telecoms
13 8 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.57%) Lync
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (67.86%) Firewall
2 12 (21.43%) VoIP
2 12 (21.43%) VPN
3 4 (7.14%) DNS
3 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.14%) DHCP
4 3 (5.36%) LAN
4 3 (5.36%) WAN
4 3 (5.36%) SAN
4 3 (5.36%) LTE
5 2 (3.57%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (3.57%) Internet
5 2 (3.57%) NetScreen
6 1 (1.79%) IPv6
6 1 (1.79%) MPLS
6 1 (1.79%) OSPF
6 1 (1.79%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.79%) WLAN
6 1 (1.79%) FTP
6 1 (1.79%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (37.50%) Legal
2 8 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.71%) Retail
4 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.36%) Electronics
6 2 (3.57%) Publishing
6 2 (3.57%) Finance
7 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (39.29%) Architect
1 22 (39.29%) Security Architect
2 16 (28.57%) IT Architect
2 16 (28.57%) IT Security Architect
3 9 (16.07%) Security Tester
3 9 (16.07%) Penetration Tester
3 9 (16.07%) Tester
4 7 (12.50%) Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) IT Support
6 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Design Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Security Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) IT Security Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.57%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.57%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (21.43%) Open Source
3 8 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.57%) VLE
6 1 (1.79%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Vista
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Information Security
2 24 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 20 (35.71%) Security Architecture
4 12 (21.43%) Security Testing
4 12 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 12 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (19.64%) Information Management
6 9 (16.07%) Ethical Hacking
7 6 (10.71%) Project Management
8 3 (5.36%) ITIL
8 3 (5.36%) Supplier Management
9 2 (3.57%) Migration
10 1 (1.79%) High Availability
10 1 (1.79%) Technical Analysis
10 1 (1.79%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) C
1 9 (16.07%) Java
1 9 (16.07%) PHP
1 9 (16.07%) Objective-C
2 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (62.50%) CISSP
2 26 (46.43%) CISM
3 12 (21.43%) CEH
3 12 (21.43%) CISMP
3 12 (21.43%) GPEN
3 12 (21.43%) OSCP
4 9 (16.07%) GIAC
5 3 (5.36%) GCIH
5 3 (5.36%) CISA
5 3 (5.36%) Degree
5 3 (5.36%) OSCE
5 3 (5.36%) GWAPT
6 2 (3.57%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (58.93%) PCI DSS
2 6 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.57%) vSphere
3 1 (1.79%) XenApp
3 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) VMware
2 3 (5.36%) Xilinx
2 3 (5.36%) Cisco
3 2 (3.57%) Open-E
3 2 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (1.79%) Citrix
4 1 (1.79%) NetApp
4 1 (1.79%) Veeam
4 1 (1.79%) Meraki
4 1 (1.79%) Mitel
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