The first table below looks at the demand for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 31 34 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 16 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.32% 4.10% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 11.76% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 11
Average salary £47,500 £38,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.90%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.32% -0.58%
Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
104 170 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 28.11% 34.84% 26.49%
Number of salaries quoted 83 134 125
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Wireless
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Middlesex

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 20 (74.07%) Firewall
1 20 (74.07%) VLAN
2 19 (70.37%) VMware ESXi
3 18 (66.67%) VMware
3 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 15 (55.56%) Citrix
4 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 15 (55.56%) Windows
4 15 (55.56%) MS Exchange
4 15 (55.56%) DHCP
4 15 (55.56%) DNS
4 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (55.56%) WatchGuard
4 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (55.56%) XenApp
4 15 (55.56%) XenDesktop
4 15 (55.56%) Veeam
4 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (25.93%) CCNP
5 7 (25.93%) Linux
5 7 (25.93%) Juniper
5 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (25.93%) VPN
6 6 (22.22%) Cisco
6 6 (22.22%) IPsec
6 6 (22.22%) MPLS
7 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
8 4 (14.81%) Nagios
8 4 (14.81%) HP

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 15 (55.56%) MS Exchange
1 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (14.81%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 20 (74.07%) VLAN
1 20 (74.07%) Firewall
2 15 (55.56%) DNS
2 15 (55.56%) DHCP
3 7 (25.93%) VPN
4 6 (22.22%) MPLS
4 6 (22.22%) IPsec
5 4 (14.81%) HSRP
5 4 (14.81%) OSPF
5 4 (14.81%) BGP
5 4 (14.81%) VRRP
5 4 (14.81%) Wireshark
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
6 3 (11.11%) LAN
7 2 (7.41%) VoIP
7 2 (7.41%) WLAN
7 2 (7.41%) SNMP
7 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
8 1 (3.70%) WAN
General
1 3 (11.11%) Games
1 3 (11.11%) Marketing
1 3 (11.11%) German Language
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (14.81%) Field Engineer
1 4 (14.81%) Network Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
3 2 (7.41%) Field Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Flash
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
1 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
3 4 (14.81%) Debian
3 4 (14.81%) CentOS
4 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Capacity Management
2 3 (11.11%) Benchmarking
2 3 (11.11%) Network Design
2 3 (11.11%) Compatibility Testing
3 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) Service Management
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Perl
1 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) CCNP
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) A+ Certification
2 3 (11.11%) MCP
2 3 (11.11%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) CCIE
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) CWNA
4 1 (3.70%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (70.37%) VMware ESXi
2 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (55.56%) XenApp
2 15 (55.56%) XenDesktop
3 4 (14.81%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 18 (66.67%) VMware
2 15 (55.56%) Citrix
2 15 (55.56%) WatchGuard
2 15 (55.56%) Veeam
3 7 (25.93%) Juniper
4 6 (22.22%) Cisco
5 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
6 4 (14.81%) HP
6 4 (14.81%) ProCurve
7 2 (7.41%) Brocade
8 1 (3.70%) Avaya