The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 70 65 81
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 12 25 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.52% 2.91% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.02% 13.74% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 1
Average salary £38,000 £22,600 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.14% -30.46%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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 Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
171 182 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.62% 21.21% 25.09%
Number of salaries quoted 150 165 180
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Wireless
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Southampton

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Southampton

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

Wireless Salary Histogram in Southampton

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 19 (54.29%) Cisco
2 17 (48.57%) ITIL
3 16 (45.71%) VoIP
4 13 (37.14%) LAN
5 12 (34.29%) Windows
5 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
5 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
6 11 (31.43%) WAN
6 11 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (28.57%) Firewall
7 10 (28.57%) MS Office
7 10 (28.57%) CCNA
7 10 (28.57%) Retail
8 9 (25.71%) Software Distribution
8 9 (25.71%) DNS
8 9 (25.71%) DHCP
8 9 (25.71%) SAP
8 9 (25.71%) A+ Certification
8 9 (25.71%) EPoS
9 8 (22.86%) VLAN
10 7 (20.00%) Multicast
10 7 (20.00%) CCNP
11 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
11 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
11 6 (17.14%) WLAN
11 6 (17.14%) Finance
11 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
11 6 (17.14%) Degree
12 5 (14.29%) Fast Ethernet
12 5 (14.29%) Gigabit Ethernet

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 10 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) VoIP
2 13 (37.14%) LAN
3 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
4 11 (31.43%) WAN
5 10 (28.57%) Firewall
6 9 (25.71%) DHCP
6 9 (25.71%) DNS
7 8 (22.86%) VLAN
8 7 (20.00%) Multicast
9 6 (17.14%) WLAN
9 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
10 5 (14.29%) ATM
10 5 (14.29%) ISDN
10 5 (14.29%) PPP
10 5 (14.29%) VPN
10 5 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (14.29%) Network Security
10 5 (14.29%) Fast Ethernet
10 5 (14.29%) Gigabit Ethernet
10 5 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
General
1 10 (28.57%) Retail
2 6 (17.14%) Finance
3 4 (11.43%) Electronics
4 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Network Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Support Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Help Desk Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (22.86%) Service Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Help Desk Support
3 8 (22.86%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Network Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Security Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Network Security Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Junior
6 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) EPoS
2 4 (11.43%) PKI
2 4 (11.43%) IPTV
3 3 (8.57%) Statistics
3 3 (8.57%) Robotics
3 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.57%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.71%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Software Distribution
3 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL V3
4 4 (11.43%) Network Management
4 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) People Management
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.57%) Project Planning
5 3 (8.57%) Information Security
5 3 (8.57%) Time Management
5 3 (8.57%) Budget Control
5 3 (8.57%) Security Architecture
5 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.86%) Analytics
7 1 (2.86%) Video Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) MATLAB
2 3 (8.57%) C
2 3 (8.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (28.57%) CCNA
3 9 (25.71%) A+ Certification
4 7 (20.00%) CCNP
5 6 (17.14%) Degree
6 4 (11.43%) CCDP
7 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.86%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Cisco
2 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.71%) SAP
4 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
5 4 (11.43%) VMware
5 4 (11.43%) HP
5 4 (11.43%) Citrix
6 2 (5.71%) Juniper
6 2 (5.71%) F5