The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 61 53 55
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 9 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.40% 1.17% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.63% 9.09% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 11
Average salary £32,500 £60,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.83% +71.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
118 66 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.32% 12.87% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 102 60 78
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,080 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireless
Wiltshire

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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Swindon

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 9 (45.00%) C++
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
1 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
1 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (45.00%) LTE
1 9 (45.00%) 4G
2 7 (35.00%) LAN
2 7 (35.00%) POSIX
2 7 (35.00%) WAN
3 6 (30.00%) Python
3 6 (30.00%) Perl
3 6 (30.00%) C
3 6 (30.00%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (25.00%) CCNP
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (20.00%) Device Driver
5 4 (20.00%) TDD
5 4 (20.00%) Subversion
5 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (20.00%) JIRA
6 3 (15.00%) Finance
6 3 (15.00%) OO
6 3 (15.00%) Java
6 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (10.00%) Network Architecture

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) LTE
1 9 (45.00%) 4G
2 7 (35.00%) LAN
2 7 (35.00%) WAN
3 2 (10.00%) Broadband
3 2 (10.00%) NFC
3 2 (10.00%) WiMAX
4 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Subversion
1 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (20.00%) JIRA
2 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.00%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Junior Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Junior
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior RF Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Wireless Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Verification Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Business Development Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (5.00%) RF Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) POSIX
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 3 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.00%) VHDL
3 1 (5.00%) Verilog
3 1 (5.00%) Firmware
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) OO
4 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (10.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Business Development
6 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.00%) Validation
6 1 (5.00%) Information Security
6 1 (5.00%) IC Design
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) C++
2 6 (30.00%) Python
2 6 (30.00%) Perl
2 6 (30.00%) C
3 3 (15.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CCNP
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Nessus
1 1 (5.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft