The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 26 26 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 1 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.28% 1.83% 4.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 4.26% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Wireless
Kent

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

Communications & Networking Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
14 47 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 17.95% 43.12% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 44 19
Average salary £52,500 £41,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.50% +27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,690 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Wireless
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Maidstone

Wireless
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (75.00%) JNCIS
1 3 (75.00%) JNCIP
1 3 (75.00%) Aruba
1 3 (75.00%) F5
1 3 (75.00%) FortiGate
1 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (75.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) CCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) WLAN
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) CAN bus
3 1 (25.00%) CCTV
3 1 (25.00%) Degree

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) WLAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Presales Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Presales Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (25.00%) CAN bus
2 1 (25.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Presales
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) JNCIP
1 3 (75.00%) JNCIS
2 2 (50.00%) CCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Aruba
1 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) F5
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper