The first table below looks at the demand for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank - 34 37
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 0.56% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.08% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
64 48 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 31.53% 26.67% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 32
Average salary £26,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.34% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,000 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireless
UK

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Wireless
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Wireless
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (57.14%) C
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
1 4 (57.14%) Embedded C++
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless Security
3 2 (28.57%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) LogLogic
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM
3 2 (28.57%) Q1 Labs
4 1 (14.29%) Meru Networks
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) Fault Management
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless Security
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) SIEM
2 1 (14.29%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
1 4 (57.14%) Embedded C++
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Juniper
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
2 2 (28.57%) F5
2 2 (28.57%) LogLogic
2 2 (28.57%) Q1 Labs
3 1 (14.29%) Meru Networks
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco