The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 49 50 46
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 11 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.96% 1.55% 4.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.48% 7.38% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 20
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Wireless
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
147 122 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 26.25% 20.96% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 117 100 120
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Wireless
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Slough

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Slough region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Slough

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 16 (64.00%) Firewall
2 12 (48.00%) Cisco
3 11 (44.00%) CCNP
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 9 (36.00%) Juniper
5 9 (36.00%) LAN
5 9 (36.00%) WAN
6 8 (32.00%) Driving Licence
7 6 (24.00%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (24.00%) VLAN
7 6 (24.00%) CCIE
7 6 (24.00%) SLA
8 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 5 (20.00%) ITIL
8 5 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
8 5 (20.00%) Project Management
8 5 (20.00%) Degree
8 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (16.00%) MIMO
9 4 (16.00%) F5
9 4 (16.00%) Node B
9 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (16.00%) Radio Access Network
9 4 (16.00%) Business Development
9 4 (16.00%) Network Security
9 4 (16.00%) LTE
9 4 (16.00%) GSM

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) Firewall
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 9 (36.00%) LAN
4 9 (36.00%) WAN
5 6 (24.00%) VLAN
6 4 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (16.00%) GSM
6 4 (16.00%) LTE
6 4 (16.00%) MIMO
6 4 (16.00%) Network Security
6 4 (16.00%) Node B
6 4 (16.00%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (16.00%) UMTS
6 4 (16.00%) WLAN
7 3 (12.00%) BGP
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (12.00%) MPLS
7 3 (12.00%) OSPF
7 3 (12.00%) VPN
General
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Field Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Junior
2 6 (24.00%) Junior Field Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Junior Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Network Field Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Network Support
2 6 (24.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Communications Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (12.00%) Handset
3 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Internet of Things
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Project Management
2 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) Business Development
3 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (12.00%) Presales
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Defect Management
5 1 (4.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (4.00%) High Availability
5 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (4.00%) Network Management
5 1 (4.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) CCNP
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (24.00%) CCIE
3 5 (20.00%) Degree
4 4 (16.00%) CCNA
4 4 (16.00%) CCSP
4 4 (16.00%) CCVP
5 1 (4.00%) CCDE
5 1 (4.00%) CCDP
5 1 (4.00%) ISEB
5 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
2 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco
2 9 (36.00%) Juniper
3 4 (16.00%) F5
4 3 (12.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (12.00%) Ericsson
4 3 (12.00%) Huawei
4 3 (12.00%) Nokia
4 3 (12.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: Competitive
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