The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 77 62 49
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -13
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 3 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.39% 0.96% 3.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.80% 7.50% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 13
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Wireless
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 80 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 14.04% 12.80% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 75 54 77
Average salary £47,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.68% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Wireless
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Wireless Salary Trend in the North East

Wireless
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
Tyne and Wear -20 3 £60,000 +26.31%
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) IPv6
2 3 (75.00%) WLAN
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) HSRP
2 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (75.00%) POP3
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) IKE
2 3 (75.00%) IPX
2 3 (75.00%) IPX/SPX
2 3 (75.00%) PPP
2 3 (75.00%) RIP
2 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) IGRP
2 3 (75.00%) TACACS

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 4 (100.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) WLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) HSRP
2 3 (75.00%) POP3
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) IKE
2 3 (75.00%) IPX
2 3 (75.00%) IPX/SPX
2 3 (75.00%) PPP
2 3 (75.00%) RIP
2 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) IPv6
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent