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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 50 42 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 21 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.50% 3.58% 3.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.91% 14.81% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 16
Average salary £42,000 £48,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
151 135 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 25.17% 24.19% 24.18%
Number of salaries quoted 93 107 111
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £34,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Slough region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Slough

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 16 (66.67%) VPN
1 16 (66.67%) Cisco
1 16 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (62.50%) SSL
2 15 (62.50%) VoIP
2 15 (62.50%) Change Management
2 15 (62.50%) IPsec
3 14 (58.33%) LAN
4 12 (50.00%) WAN
5 11 (45.83%) Firewall
5 11 (45.83%) CCNA
6 10 (41.67%) OSPF
6 10 (41.67%) BGP
6 10 (41.67%) Data Security
6 10 (41.67%) CCSP
6 10 (41.67%) Avaya
6 10 (41.67%) Juniper
6 10 (41.67%) JNCIA
6 10 (41.67%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (41.67%) Network Security
6 10 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (41.67%) ServiceNow
7 9 (37.50%) Change Control
7 9 (37.50%) PCI DSS
7 9 (37.50%) SolarWinds
7 9 (37.50%) Network Management
7 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
7 9 (37.50%) CCNP
7 9 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) VPN
2 15 (62.50%) SSL
2 15 (62.50%) VoIP
2 15 (62.50%) IPsec
3 14 (58.33%) LAN
4 12 (50.00%) WAN
5 11 (45.83%) Firewall
6 10 (41.67%) OSPF
6 10 (41.67%) BGP
6 10 (41.67%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (41.67%) Network Security
6 10 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (29.17%) MPLS
7 7 (29.17%) Broadband
8 6 (25.00%) WLAN
9 5 (20.83%) Ethernet
9 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
9 5 (20.83%) L2TP
10 4 (16.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Network Support Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Network Support
4 2 (8.33%) Wireless Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Radio Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (4.17%) Smart Meter
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Change Management
2 10 (41.67%) Data Security
3 9 (37.50%) Network Management
3 9 (37.50%) Change Control
4 8 (33.33%) Project Management
5 7 (29.17%) ITIL
6 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (20.83%) OpenUP
7 2 (8.33%) System Testing
8 1 (4.17%) V-Model
8 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.17%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Validation
8 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Security Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (45.83%) CCNA
3 10 (41.67%) CCSP
3 10 (41.67%) JNCIA
4 9 (37.50%) CCNP
5 5 (20.83%) CCIE
6 4 (16.67%) Degree
7 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 9 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Firmware
2 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (41.67%) ServiceNow
2 10 (41.67%) Avaya
2 10 (41.67%) Juniper
3 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 9 (37.50%) SolarWinds
4 5 (20.83%) BT
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.50%) HP
7 2 (8.33%) Mitel
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