The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 47 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 12 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.21% 2.20% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.81% 17.74% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 11
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,250 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.59% -1.82%
Wireless
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
81 62 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 14.94% 12.42% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 64 53 74
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Wireless
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Swindon

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (83.33%) Cisco
1 20 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (83.33%) Firewall
2 18 (75.00%) CCNP
2 18 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (62.50%) Unified Communications
3 15 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (33.33%) WAN
4 8 (33.33%) LAN
5 5 (20.83%) VPN
5 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.83%) VMware
5 5 (20.83%) MPLS
5 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (12.50%) TACACS
7 3 (12.50%) HP
7 3 (12.50%) VoIP
7 3 (12.50%) ProCurve
7 3 (12.50%) Tripwire
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (12.50%) IronPort
7 3 (12.50%) Meraki
7 3 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
7 3 (12.50%) HP ASE
7 3 (12.50%) HP MASE
8 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
8 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.33%) Network Management

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (8.33%) MS Office
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (83.33%) Firewall
2 18 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (62.50%) Unified Communications
4 8 (33.33%) LAN
4 8 (33.33%) WAN
5 5 (20.83%) VPN
5 5 (20.83%) MPLS
6 3 (12.50%) TACACS
6 3 (12.50%) VoIP
6 3 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
7 2 (8.33%) WLAN
8 1 (4.17%) Internet
8 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (4.17%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Network Consultant
1 18 (75.00%) Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Field Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Network Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Thin Client
1 2 (8.33%) Fat Client
1 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (8.33%) Network Management
3 1 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (4.17%) Validation
3 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (75.00%) CCNP
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (12.50%) HP ASE
4 3 (12.50%) HP MASE
5 2 (8.33%) CCNA
5 2 (8.33%) MCSE
6 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) Tripwire
3 3 (12.50%) IronPort
3 3 (12.50%) HP
3 3 (12.50%) ProCurve
3 3 (12.50%) Meraki
4 2 (8.33%) Acronis
4 2 (8.33%) Avaya
4 2 (8.33%) Juniper
4 2 (8.33%) McAfee
4 2 (8.33%) Polycom
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago