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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 61 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 6 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.20% 2.60% 3.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.88% 10.88% 13.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 19
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
123 147 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 24.55% 23.86% 23.94%
Number of salaries quoted 99 114 117
Average salary £42,000 £44,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.14% +11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 12 (54.55%) LAN
2 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 9 (40.91%) TETRA
4 8 (36.36%) Cisco
4 8 (36.36%) CCNA
4 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (31.82%) CCNP
6 6 (27.27%) VoIP
6 6 (27.27%) WLAN
6 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
6 6 (27.27%) Validation
6 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (22.73%) Firewall
7 5 (22.73%) Data Security
7 5 (22.73%) WAN
7 5 (22.73%) VPN
8 4 (18.18%) SSL
8 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 4 (18.18%) CCSP
8 4 (18.18%) Avaya
8 4 (18.18%) Juniper
8 4 (18.18%) OSPF
8 4 (18.18%) BGP
8 4 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (18.18%) IPsec
8 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 4 (18.18%) Change Management
8 4 (18.18%) JNCIA
8 4 (18.18%) ServiceNow

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) LAN
2 9 (40.91%) TETRA
3 6 (27.27%) VoIP
3 6 (27.27%) WLAN
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (22.73%) WAN
4 5 (22.73%) VPN
4 5 (22.73%) Firewall
5 4 (18.18%) IPsec
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (18.18%) Network Security
5 4 (18.18%) SSL
5 4 (18.18%) OSPF
5 4 (18.18%) BGP
5 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.55%) ADSL
7 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
7 1 (4.55%) VLAN
General
1 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Design Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Radio Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Design Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Build Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Business Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Business Development Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Support
5 1 (4.55%) Network Support Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) NHS
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Validation
2 5 (22.73%) Data Security
3 4 (18.18%) Network Management
3 4 (18.18%) Change Control
3 4 (18.18%) Change Management
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 8 (36.36%) CCNA
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (31.82%) CCNP
4 4 (18.18%) CCSP
4 4 (18.18%) JNCIA
5 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Cisco
2 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 4 (18.18%) SolarWinds
3 4 (18.18%) ServiceNow
3 4 (18.18%) Avaya
3 4 (18.18%) Juniper
4 2 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) Aerohive Networks
5 1 (4.55%) ProCurve
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 21 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Plus Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
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FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago