The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank - 46 60
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 0 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton - 1.96% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 11.76% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 3
Average salary - £19,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Wireless
Northamptonshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 68 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 15.11% 16.67% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 98 60 80
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Wireless
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Northampton

Wireless
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 11 (91.67%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (58.33%) Problem Management
2 7 (58.33%) VoIP
2 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) 4G
5 3 (25.00%) Line Management
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (16.67%) Firewall
6 2 (16.67%) Retail
7 1 (8.33%) Degree
7 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (8.33%) LAN
7 1 (8.33%) WAN
7 1 (8.33%) CCIE
7 1 (8.33%) CCNP
7 1 (8.33%) CCNA
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (8.33%) Juniper
7 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 7 (58.33%) VoIP
2 3 (25.00%) 4G
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Network Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Deployment Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (58.33%) Problem Management
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCIE
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Juniper
2 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint