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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 53 46 67
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 8 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.40% 3.94% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.90% 14.89% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 8
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
116 141 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 20.35% 26.45% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 98 121 128
Average salary £46,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Slough

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 9 (40.91%) VoIP
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
4 7 (31.82%) Linux
4 7 (31.82%) MS Office
5 6 (27.27%) ITIL
5 6 (27.27%) Cisco
5 6 (27.27%) WiMAX
5 6 (27.27%) Degree
5 6 (27.27%) LTE
6 5 (22.73%) Firewall
6 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
6 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
6 5 (22.73%) Citrix
6 5 (22.73%) SQL
6 5 (22.73%) VPN
6 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
6 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
7 4 (18.18%) MPLS
7 4 (18.18%) SLA
7 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (18.18%) Wireshark
7 4 (18.18%) VLAN
7 4 (18.18%) Network Security
7 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 4 (18.18%) Change Control
7 4 (18.18%) Iperf
8 3 (13.64%) 4G

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
1 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Office
2 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
3 2 (9.09%) MS Project
3 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) VoIP
2 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
3 6 (27.27%) WiMAX
3 6 (27.27%) LTE
4 5 (22.73%) Firewall
4 5 (22.73%) VPN
5 4 (18.18%) MPLS
5 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (18.18%) VLAN
5 4 (18.18%) Wireshark
5 4 (18.18%) Network Security
6 3 (13.64%) Wireless Security
6 3 (13.64%) SNMP
6 3 (13.64%) 802.11
6 3 (13.64%) 4G
6 3 (13.64%) Broadband
7 2 (9.09%) 3GPP
7 2 (9.09%) SSL
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (9.09%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Network Engineer
1 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Network Support Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Network Support
3 3 (13.64%) IT Support
3 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Support Technician
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Test Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Integration Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Wireless Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) OSS Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Support
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.64%) Data Extraction
2 2 (9.09%) Smart Meter
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.09%) UNIX
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Change Control
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 2 (9.09%) System Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Network Management
5 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.55%) Time Management
5 1 (4.55%) OpenUP
5 1 (4.55%) Product Management
5 1 (4.55%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.55%) Data Security
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.09%) CCIE
3 2 (9.09%) CCNP
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) CCSP
4 1 (4.55%) JNCIA
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Iperf
2 1 (4.55%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Cisco
3 5 (22.73%) Citrix
4 3 (13.64%) Mitel
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 2 (9.09%) HP
5 2 (9.09%) Juniper
6 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.55%) BT
6 1 (4.55%) VMware
6 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.55%) Avaya