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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 70 73 59
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 9 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.26% 0.55% 2.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.36% 3.01% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 13
Average salary £45,000 £31,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -5.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £31,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £40,950 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
168 133 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 23.53% 18.24% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 93 127 128
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Wireless
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Northampton -6 4 £46,250 +46.82%
Wireless
East Midlands

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 18 (78.26%) Cisco
2 15 (65.22%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (60.87%) CCNA
4 12 (52.17%) CCNP
5 10 (43.48%) Motorola
5 10 (43.48%) CCDP
6 7 (30.43%) Firewall
7 6 (26.09%) WAN
7 6 (26.09%) Ethernet
7 6 (26.09%) Degree
8 5 (21.74%) ZigBee
8 5 (21.74%) C
8 5 (21.74%) Bluetooth
8 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
8 5 (21.74%) Electronics
8 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
9 4 (17.39%) Firmware
9 4 (17.39%) ITIL
9 4 (17.39%) Juniper
10 3 (13.04%) Internet
10 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
10 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
10 3 (13.04%) LAN
10 3 (13.04%) VoIP
10 3 (13.04%) Unix
10 3 (13.04%) Windows
10 3 (13.04%) Linux
10 3 (13.04%) MCSE

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) Ethernet
2 6 (26.09%) WAN
3 5 (21.74%) Bluetooth
3 5 (21.74%) ZigBee
4 3 (13.04%) DNS
4 3 (13.04%) Internet
4 3 (13.04%) LAN
4 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.04%) VoIP
4 3 (13.04%) VPN
4 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (8.70%) MPLS
5 2 (8.70%) Network Security
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (4.35%) OSPF
6 1 (4.35%) xDSL
General
1 5 (21.74%) Electronics
1 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Cisco Support
2 10 (43.48%) Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Cisco Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Support Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Network Support
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Network Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Network Support Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Wireless Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Firmware Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior IT Support
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Development Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Electronics Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Network Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
1 1 (4.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
1 3 (13.04%) Unix
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
1 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (13.04%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.70%) Network Management
5 1 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (4.35%) Fault Management
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.35%) Network Design
5 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Presales
5 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) C
2 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (60.87%) CCNA
3 12 (52.17%) CCNP
4 10 (43.48%) CCDP
5 6 (26.09%) Degree
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (13.04%) MCSE
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Firmware
2 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Cisco
2 10 (43.48%) Motorola
3 4 (17.39%) Juniper
4 3 (13.04%) Brocade
4 3 (13.04%) F5
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.04%) Riverbed
4 3 (13.04%) VMware
5 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.70%) Meraki
6 1 (4.35%) Nokia