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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank - 61 43
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 0 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton - 1.55% 2.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.41% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 10
Average salary - £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.07%
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
96 135 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 14.79% 20.87% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 82 128 66
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 6 (60.00%) DHCP
3 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) OSPF
3 6 (60.00%) BGP
3 6 (60.00%) ISPF
3 6 (60.00%) HSRP
3 6 (60.00%) Spanning Tree
4 5 (50.00%) Law
4 5 (50.00%) VoIP
5 4 (40.00%) WAN
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) SCCM
6 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
6 3 (30.00%) People Management
6 3 (30.00%) Remedy
6 3 (30.00%) Juniper
6 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) IPsec
6 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (30.00%) Billing
6 3 (30.00%) Logistics
6 3 (30.00%) Supplier Management
7 2 (20.00%) Legal
7 2 (20.00%) Mentoring

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 6 (60.00%) DHCP
3 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) OSPF
3 6 (60.00%) BGP
3 6 (60.00%) HSRP
3 6 (60.00%) Spanning Tree
4 5 (50.00%) VoIP
5 4 (40.00%) WAN
6 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) IPsec
7 1 (10.00%) MPLS
7 1 (10.00%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (50.00%) Law
2 3 (30.00%) Billing
3 2 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Logistics
1 3 (30.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) People Management
1 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Juniper
2 3 (30.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft