The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 41 56 37
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.46% 0.72% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.28% 6.98% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £37,500 £45,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.03% -3.68%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Wireless
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
57 43 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 20.07% 10.39% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 52 33 35
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,871
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Wireless
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Wireless
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) Blue Coat
2 7 (87.50%) Fortinet
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) CCNA
2 7 (87.50%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 7 (87.50%) McAfee
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Mitel
3 4 (50.00%) ProCurve
3 4 (50.00%) Aruba
4 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) PhD

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) VoIP
General
1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Integration Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) CCNA
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) PhD
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) HP
1 7 (87.50%) Juniper
1 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
1 7 (87.50%) McAfee
1 7 (87.50%) Blue Coat
1 7 (87.50%) Fortinet
1 7 (87.50%) F5
2 4 (50.00%) ProCurve
2 4 (50.00%) Aruba
2 4 (50.00%) Mitel