The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 74 76 80
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 12 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.26% 1.13% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.94% 4.76% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 9
Average salary £18,750 £31,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.47% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.32% -0.58%
Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
202 189 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.17% 23.68% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 175 168 177
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireless
Hampshire

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 18 April 2014.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Southampton

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (86.67%) VoIP
3 25 (83.33%) MS Office
3 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 25 (83.33%) ITIL
4 24 (80.00%) Incident Management
5 23 (76.67%) Linux
6 22 (73.33%) SAP
6 22 (73.33%) EPoS
6 22 (73.33%) Software Distribution
6 22 (73.33%) Retail
7 21 (70.00%) A+ Certification
8 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
9 4 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (13.33%) VLAN
10 3 (10.00%) Network Security
10 3 (10.00%) ServiceNow
10 3 (10.00%) Firewall
10 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
10 3 (10.00%) Pegasus
10 3 (10.00%) Remedy
10 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
10 3 (10.00%) CCNA
10 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (3.33%) Cisco
11 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
11 1 (3.33%) Embedded C++
11 1 (3.33%) CCNP
11 1 (3.33%) GSM

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (83.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (86.67%) VoIP
2 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
3 4 (13.33%) VLAN
4 3 (10.00%) Network Security
4 3 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (3.33%) GSM
General
1 22 (73.33%) Retail
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Help Desk Support
1 21 (70.00%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Network Support Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Network Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Network Support
4 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 3 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 3 (10.00%) Help Desk Team Lead
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 22 (73.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (76.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) ITIL
2 24 (80.00%) Incident Management
3 22 (73.33%) Software Distribution
4 4 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
1 1 (3.33%) Embedded C++
1 1 (3.33%) C
1 1 (3.33%) C++
1 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (70.00%) A+ Certification
2 3 (10.00%) CCNA
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) CCNP
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 22 (73.33%) SAP
3 3 (10.00%) ServiceNow
3 3 (10.00%) Pegasus
3 3 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
Southampton, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + pension, BUPA, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago