The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank - 52 56
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 0 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 1.66% 2.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 10.64% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 17
Average salary - £26,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Wireless
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
151 94 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 15.27% 15.56% 21.19%
Number of salaries quoted 131 84 120
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Wireless
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 10 (62.50%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (43.75%) Problem Management
3 6 (37.50%) VoIP
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) Project Management
4 5 (31.25%) Firewall
5 4 (25.00%) WAN
5 4 (25.00%) 4G
6 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (18.75%) VPN
6 3 (18.75%) Internet
6 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
6 3 (18.75%) Network Security
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Retail
7 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
7 2 (12.50%) Smart Meter
7 2 (12.50%) Finance
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 2 (12.50%) Information Security
7 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 2 (12.50%) 3G
7 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 2 (12.50%) DTV
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 2 (12.50%) LAN
7 2 (12.50%) Line Management

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 6 (37.50%) VoIP
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) WAN
3 4 (25.00%) 4G
4 3 (18.75%) VPN
4 3 (18.75%) Internet
4 3 (18.75%) Network Security
5 2 (12.50%) 3G
5 2 (12.50%) LAN
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Network Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Deployment Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Smart Meter
2 2 (12.50%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (43.75%) Problem Management
3 5 (31.25%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security
5 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Line Management
5 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) APMP
2 1 (6.25%) CCIE
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Juniper
2 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint