Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 123 123
Rank change year-on-year +21 0 -16
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 12 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.85% 0.61% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.12% 4.98% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 21
Essex median annual salary £31,000 £40,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.46% +30.65% -11.43%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,175 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,790 £52,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Wireless is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 196 261 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 13.94% 12.17% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 176 200 276
Essex median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +13.71% -6.56%
10th Percentile £21,625 £24,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £68,750 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Essex

Wireless
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Essex

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Essex over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Essex

Wireless
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Essex region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +20 9 £31,000 +12.73%
Chelmsford - 2 £22,000 -
Brentwood - 1 - - 1
Wireless
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) MCSE
2 3 (25.00%) Internet
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) Network Security
2 3 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Firmware
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (8.33%) Broadband
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (8.33%) MCP
4 1 (8.33%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) Electronics
4 1 (8.33%) Bugzilla

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
1 3 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) Broadband
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Redmine
1 1 (8.33%) Trac
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) RF Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) RF Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Electronics Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) IT Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) STB
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (8.33%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) SonicWALL