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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 71 67 68
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 9 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.32% 2.57% 2.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.33% 10.58% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 24
Average salary £45,000 £29,000 £22,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.17% +28.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £20,000 £22,530
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
208 208 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 30.45% 24.33% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 183 182 208
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Southampton

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 21 (61.76%) Cisco
2 19 (55.88%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (50.00%) WAN
3 17 (50.00%) Firewall
4 16 (47.06%) LAN
5 14 (41.18%) Data Centre
6 13 (38.24%) VoIP
7 12 (35.29%) CCNA
7 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
7 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
8 9 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (26.47%) CCNP
9 8 (23.53%) Finance
10 7 (20.59%) Degree
10 7 (20.59%) Converged Infrastructure
10 7 (20.59%) Cisco Prime
11 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
11 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
11 6 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (14.71%) VLAN
12 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
12 5 (14.71%) Time Management
13 4 (11.76%) Fault Management
13 4 (11.76%) Network Security
13 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (11.76%) CCIE
13 4 (11.76%) SLA
13 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
13 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
13 4 (11.76%) IP Telephony

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 17 (50.00%) WAN
1 17 (50.00%) Firewall
2 16 (47.06%) LAN
3 13 (38.24%) VoIP
4 6 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (14.71%) VLAN
6 4 (11.76%) Network Security
6 4 (11.76%) IP Telephony
6 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
7 3 (8.82%) VPN
7 3 (8.82%) SSL
7 3 (8.82%) OSPF
7 3 (8.82%) BGP
7 3 (8.82%) WLAN
7 3 (8.82%) IPsec
7 3 (8.82%) Telepresence
8 2 (5.88%) MPLS
8 2 (5.88%) SSH
8 2 (5.88%) DMVPN
8 2 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.82%) Electronics
4 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Network Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
4 2 (5.88%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (2.94%) IT Sales Executive
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Trainer
5 1 (2.94%) Sales Executive
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Trainer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) E-Learning
3 2 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (20.59%) Converged Infrastructure
3 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 5 (14.71%) Time Management
5 4 (11.76%) Fault Management
6 3 (8.82%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Analytics
6 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.82%) Data Security
7 2 (5.88%) ITIL
7 2 (5.88%) People Management
8 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.94%) Change Management
8 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
2 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 12 (35.29%) CCNA
3 9 (26.47%) CCNP
4 7 (20.59%) Degree
5 4 (11.76%) CCIE
6 3 (8.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Cisco
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.76%) VMware
4 2 (5.88%) Juniper
4 2 (5.88%) F5
5 1 (2.94%) Nokia
5 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.94%) Websense
5 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.94%) IronPort
5 1 (2.94%) Riverbed