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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 25 45 41
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.21% 0.35% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.81% 1.30% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.32% -0.58%
Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 77 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 16.32% 27.02% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 24 41 27
Average salary £26,500 £14,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+89.28% -56.92%
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
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +18 8 £47,500 +5.55%
Wireless
UK

Wireless
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) C
1 5 (50.00%) C++
1 5 (50.00%) Juniper
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded C++
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Fault Management
3 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (30.00%) Meru Networks
4 2 (20.00%) F5
4 2 (20.00%) LogLogic
4 2 (20.00%) SIEM
4 2 (20.00%) Q1 Labs
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless Security
4 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) Android
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (10.00%) Android Development
5 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) Wireless Security
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Android Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Fault Management
2 2 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (10.00%) Android Development
3 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C
1 5 (50.00%) C++
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded C++
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Meru Networks
2 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) LogLogic
3 2 (20.00%) Q1 Labs
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat