The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 35 66 52
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -14
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 27 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.96% 0.99% 2.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.29% 3.62% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 27 3 10
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £37,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Wireless
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
140 138 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 25.74% 27.27% 29.22%
Number of salaries quoted 122 104 76
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Wireless
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Watford

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Watford region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Watford

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 24 (61.54%) VoIP
2 20 (51.28%) GSM
3 17 (43.59%) PBX
4 15 (38.46%) Telecoms
4 15 (38.46%) Product Management
5 14 (35.90%) Cisco
6 13 (33.33%) xDSL
6 13 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
7 11 (28.21%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (25.64%) WLAN
8 10 (25.64%) Firewall
9 8 (20.51%) VPN
10 7 (17.95%) Juniper
10 7 (17.95%) SAN
10 7 (17.95%) CCNP
10 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
10 7 (17.95%) VRRP
10 7 (17.95%) High Availability
10 7 (17.95%) HSRP
10 7 (17.95%) F5
10 7 (17.95%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (15.38%) VLAN
11 6 (15.38%) Unified Communications
11 6 (15.38%) MPLS
11 6 (15.38%) DHCP
11 6 (15.38%) DNS
11 6 (15.38%) LAN
11 6 (15.38%) Multicast
11 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
12 5 (12.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (61.54%) VoIP
2 20 (51.28%) GSM
3 17 (43.59%) PBX
4 13 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
4 13 (33.33%) xDSL
5 10 (25.64%) Firewall
5 10 (25.64%) WLAN
6 8 (20.51%) VPN
7 7 (17.95%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (17.95%) HSRP
7 7 (17.95%) SAN
7 7 (17.95%) VRRP
8 6 (15.38%) DHCP
8 6 (15.38%) DNS
8 6 (15.38%) LAN
8 6 (15.38%) MPLS
8 6 (15.38%) Multicast
8 6 (15.38%) Unified Communications
8 6 (15.38%) VLAN
9 5 (12.82%) ADSL
General
1 15 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.82%) Games
2 5 (12.82%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Field Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) GSM Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) SAN Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Telephony Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Client Services Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Service Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Services Manager
4 4 (10.26%) VoIP Project Manager
5 3 (7.69%) PBX Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Radio Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.26%) Driving Licence
2 4 (10.26%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Product Management
2 7 (17.95%) High Availability
3 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (12.82%) Network Design
3 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
4 4 (10.26%) Project Management
4 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (7.69%) Network Planning
6 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.13%) Network Management
6 2 (5.13%) Presales
6 2 (5.13%) Service Management
6 2 (5.13%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.56%) B2B
7 1 (2.56%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.56%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (17.95%) CCNP
3 5 (12.82%) CCNA
4 2 (5.13%) CCA
4 2 (5.13%) CCEA
4 2 (5.13%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.13%) XenApp
1 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
1 2 (5.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Cacti
2 2 (5.13%) HP NNM
2 2 (5.13%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Cisco
2 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
2 7 (17.95%) F5
2 7 (17.95%) Juniper
3 5 (12.82%) Crossbeam
3 5 (12.82%) SolarWinds
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.13%) AppSense
5 2 (5.13%) Citrix
5 2 (5.13%) HP
5 2 (5.13%) Veeam
5 2 (5.13%) VMware
6 1 (2.56%) Avaya
6 1 (2.56%) GENBAND
6 1 (2.56%) Mitel
6 1 (2.56%) Nortel