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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 68 87 73
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 18 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.34% 0.33% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.40% 1.53% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 17
Average salary £50,000 £36,500 £22,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.98% +61.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
173 196 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.47% 21.26% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 167 147 142
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £30,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Southampton

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 20 (74.07%) Cisco
2 18 (66.67%) CCNP
2 18 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (59.26%) Firewall
3 16 (59.26%) WAN
3 16 (59.26%) Network Security
4 12 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (44.44%) Riverbed
4 12 (44.44%) Blue Coat
4 12 (44.44%) Network Design
4 12 (44.44%) CCIE
4 12 (44.44%) MPLS
4 12 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 12 (44.44%) F5
4 12 (44.44%) Skype
5 11 (40.74%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
7 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (18.52%) HTML5
8 5 (18.52%) REST
8 5 (18.52%) CSS3
8 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (18.52%) Node.js
8 5 (18.52%) User Experience
8 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (18.52%) Middleware
8 5 (18.52%) SEO
8 5 (18.52%) Bluetooth
8 5 (18.52%) HTML
8 5 (18.52%) JavaScript

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (18.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) GIMP
1 5 (18.52%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) Firewall
1 16 (59.26%) Network Security
1 16 (59.26%) WAN
2 12 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (44.44%) MPLS
2 12 (44.44%) Skype
3 11 (40.74%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (18.52%) Bluetooth
5 4 (14.81%) IP Telephony
5 4 (14.81%) LAN
5 4 (14.81%) VoIP
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (7.41%) Telepresence
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Subversion
1 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Blue Coat Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Network Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Security Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Network Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Network Security Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Security Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (18.52%) Middleware Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Network Support
6 2 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
1 5 (18.52%) Ajax
1 5 (18.52%) CSS
1 5 (18.52%) CSS3
1 5 (18.52%) Google Maps API
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
1 5 (18.52%) HTML5
1 5 (18.52%) jQuery
1 5 (18.52%) JSON
1 5 (18.52%) Middleware
1 5 (18.52%) REST
1 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (18.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) User Experience
3 2 (7.41%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Network Design
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) SEO
4 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.11%) Fault Management
6 2 (7.41%) Converged Infrastructure
6 2 (7.41%) CRM
6 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
6 2 (7.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) CCNP
1 18 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (44.44%) CCIE
3 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco
2 12 (44.44%) Blue Coat
2 12 (44.44%) F5
2 12 (44.44%) Riverbed
3 5 (18.52%) Google
4 4 (14.81%) Palo Alto