Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 163 157
Rank change year-on-year -26 -6 +23
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 80 85 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.20% 1.49% 1.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.12% 8.46% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 67 77 98
Hampshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,651 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.85% -34.70% +17.65%
10th Percentile £21,225 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £57,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -10.53% +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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,123 1,005 1,394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.88% 17.61% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 845 827 1,195
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% -3.57%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £57,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Hampshire

Wireless
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Hampshire

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Hampshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Hampshire

Wireless
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. 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
Southampton -22 10 £42,500 +30.77% 4
Fareham +1 8 £37,500 +45.63%
Basingstoke -49 8 £33,500 +3.08% 1
Aldershot - 8 £37,500 -
Portsmouth +5 7 £50,000 +66.67% 2
Fleet -13 6 £75,000 - 2
Farnborough +1 5 - - 3
Andover -7 3 £21,500 -14.00%
Eastleigh - 1 £36,000 -
Tadley - 1 - -
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 50 (62.50%) Firewall
2 43 (53.75%) Windows
3 42 (52.50%) Cisco
4 38 (47.50%) Active Directory
5 30 (37.50%) LAN
6 29 (36.25%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 25 (31.25%) VMware
8 24 (30.00%) CCNA
8 24 (30.00%) WAN
8 24 (30.00%) Security Cleared
9 23 (28.75%) SC Cleared
9 23 (28.75%) Wi-Fi
10 22 (27.50%) Linux
11 20 (25.00%) VPN
12 18 (22.50%) Palo Alto
12 18 (22.50%) Windows Server
13 17 (21.25%) Windows 10
13 17 (21.25%) Network Security
14 15 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
15 14 (17.50%) ITIL
15 14 (17.50%) VoIP
15 14 (17.50%) Juniper
15 14 (17.50%) Meraki
15 14 (17.50%) ITIL V3
16 12 (15.00%) Data Centre
16 12 (15.00%) IP Telephony
16 12 (15.00%) CheckPoint
17 11 (13.75%) WLAN
17 11 (13.75%) Agile Software Development

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 7 (8.75%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.50%) Office 365
2 9 (11.25%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (11.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (62.50%) Firewall
2 30 (37.50%) LAN
3 24 (30.00%) WAN
4 23 (28.75%) Wi-Fi
5 20 (25.00%) VPN
6 17 (21.25%) Network Security
7 14 (17.50%) VoIP
8 12 (15.00%) IP Telephony
9 11 (13.75%) WLAN
10 10 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
11 9 (11.25%) BGP
11 9 (11.25%) Bluetooth
11 9 (11.25%) OSPF
11 9 (11.25%) ZigBee
12 7 (8.75%) SAN
13 6 (7.50%) GSM
13 6 (7.50%) LTE
13 6 (7.50%) NetScaler
13 6 (7.50%) VLAN
14 5 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
General
1 9 (11.25%) Retail
2 8 (10.00%) Finance
3 5 (6.25%) Electronics
3 5 (6.25%) Legal
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 20 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 12 (15.00%) IT Engineer
3 9 (11.25%) Consultant
4 7 (8.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) Analyst
4 7 (8.75%) IT Support
4 7 (8.75%) Network Consultant
5 6 (7.50%) Desktop Support
5 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Network Security Consultant
5 6 (7.50%) Network Specialist
5 6 (7.50%) Project Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Security Consultant
5 6 (7.50%) Service Desk Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Hardware Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.50%) NHS
2 6 (7.50%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.50%) CCTV
4 2 (2.50%) EPoS
4 2 (2.50%) Smart Energy
4 2 (2.50%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.25%) ASIC
5 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.25%) SystemC
5 1 (1.25%) VHDL
5 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 43 (53.75%) Windows
2 22 (27.50%) Linux
3 18 (22.50%) Windows Server
4 17 (21.25%) Windows 10
5 9 (11.25%) Windows 7
6 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.75%) Mac OS
9 3 (3.75%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.50%) ITIL
1 14 (17.50%) ITIL V3
2 11 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (11.25%) DevOps
4 8 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
5 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 6 (7.50%) Business Continuity
6 6 (7.50%) Change Management
6 6 (7.50%) Fault Management
6 6 (7.50%) ITSM
6 6 (7.50%) Logistics
6 6 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (7.50%) Project Management
6 6 (7.50%) Service Management
7 5 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 5 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (6.25%) IC Design
7 5 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 5 (6.25%) Power Management
7 5 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (6.25%) C
3 3 (3.75%) C++
4 2 (2.50%) Embedded C
4 2 (2.50%) MATLAB
4 2 (2.50%) SQL
5 1 (1.25%) C#
5 1 (1.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (36.25%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (30.00%) CCNA
2 24 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 23 (28.75%) SC Cleared
4 9 (11.25%) JNCIE
5 8 (10.00%) CCNP
6 7 (8.75%) Degree
6 7 (8.75%) JNCIS
6 7 (8.75%) MCSE
6 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (7.50%) JNCIP
7 6 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (6.25%) CCIE
9 4 (5.00%) A+ Certification
10 3 (3.75%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (2.50%) CCDP
11 2 (2.50%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (2.50%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.50%) MCSA
12 1 (1.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.50%) SLA
2 3 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.50%) GDPR
3 2 (2.50%) MISRA
4 1 (1.25%) PMO
System Software
1 38 (47.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.75%) Firmware
4 4 (5.00%) VMware NSX
5 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.75%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (11.25%) Ansible
1 9 (11.25%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (7.50%) FortiGate
3 3 (3.75%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.75%) Nagios
3 3 (3.75%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.50%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (52.50%) Cisco
2 25 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 25 (31.25%) VMware
3 18 (22.50%) Palo Alto
4 14 (17.50%) Juniper
4 14 (17.50%) Meraki
5 12 (15.00%) CheckPoint
6 11 (13.75%) F5
7 6 (7.50%) Fortinet
7 6 (7.50%) HP
8 4 (5.00%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.75%) Symantec
9 3 (3.75%) Synology
10 2 (2.50%) Brocade
10 2 (2.50%) Dell
10 2 (2.50%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.25%) Citrix
11 1 (1.25%) Riverbed