The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 69 75 87
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 8 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.99% 0.62% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 8.77% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 2
Average salary £30,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £28,700 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £53,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Wireless
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
144 57 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 17.89% 7.05% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 139 51 145
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,850 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Wireless
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Oxford

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Oxford

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 17 (68.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (64.00%) Cisco
2 16 (64.00%) CCNP
3 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (48.00%) Windows
5 11 (44.00%) VMware
5 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (40.00%) Cisco Prime
6 10 (40.00%) VLAN
6 10 (40.00%) CCIE
7 9 (36.00%) CCNA
7 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (32.00%) DNS
8 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (28.00%) MS Office
10 5 (20.00%) Firewall
10 5 (20.00%) LAN
10 5 (20.00%) Degree
11 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
11 4 (16.00%) DHCP
11 4 (16.00%) ITIL
12 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
12 3 (12.00%) Apple
12 3 (12.00%) IPsec
12 3 (12.00%) HTTP
12 3 (12.00%) WAN
12 3 (12.00%) Internet
12 3 (12.00%) MPLS
12 3 (12.00%) OSPF

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) Lync
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) VLAN
2 8 (32.00%) DNS
3 5 (20.00%) LAN
3 5 (20.00%) Firewall
4 4 (16.00%) DHCP
5 3 (12.00%) HTTP
5 3 (12.00%) WAN
5 3 (12.00%) VPN
5 3 (12.00%) SSL
5 3 (12.00%) Internet
5 3 (12.00%) MPLS
5 3 (12.00%) OSPF
5 3 (12.00%) BGP
5 3 (12.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (12.00%) TACACS
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (12.00%) IPsec
6 2 (8.00%) Network Security
6 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Network Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Network Manager
3 4 (16.00%) IT Support
3 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) IT Graduate
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Graduate
4 3 (12.00%) Trainee
5 2 (8.00%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Design Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Commercial Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Internet of Things
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) iPhone
2 2 (8.00%) iPad
3 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) ITIL
2 3 (12.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (8.00%) Service Management
3 2 (8.00%) Logistics
3 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Test Management
3 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (8.00%) System Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Perl
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
1 2 (8.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (64.00%) CCNP
3 10 (40.00%) CCIE
4 9 (36.00%) CCNA
5 5 (20.00%) Degree
6 1 (4.00%) CCDP
6 1 (4.00%) MCSE
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.00%) CWNA
6 1 (4.00%) CWSP
6 1 (4.00%) CWAP
6 1 (4.00%) CWNE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Cisco
2 11 (44.00%) VMware
3 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) Apple
4 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.00%) Polycom
5 1 (4.00%) Tandberg
5 1 (4.00%) Spiceworks
5 1 (4.00%) Aerohive Networks
5 1 (4.00%) QNAP