Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 65 89
Rank change year-on-year +11 +24 -23
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 36 51 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.83% 3.49% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.80% 22.57% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 21
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £43,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.05% +16.00% -31.82%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,525 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -31.82%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 125 226 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 13.30% 15.48% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 114 186 148
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,535 £42,500 £34,425
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.03% +23.46% -9.41%
10th Percentile £22,300 £23,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £59,625 £45,875 £48,750
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year - -3.85% +4.00%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Leicestershire

Wireless
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Leicestershire

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Leicestershire

Wireless
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Leicester +32 29 £42,500 -1.16% 2
Loughborough - 6 £40,000 -
Wireless
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 17 (47.22%) LAN
1 17 (47.22%) WAN
2 15 (41.67%) Firmware
3 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 11 (30.56%) Cisco
4 11 (30.56%) CCNP
4 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (30.56%) Firewall
5 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
5 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
5 10 (27.78%) Windows
5 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 9 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 9 (25.00%) Clustering
6 9 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 9 (25.00%) Bluetooth
6 9 (25.00%) Electronics
6 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
7 8 (22.22%) CCNA
8 7 (19.44%) Degree
8 7 (19.44%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 6 (16.67%) ITIL
9 6 (16.67%) Finance
9 6 (16.67%) Internet
10 5 (13.89%) SAN
10 5 (13.89%) OSPF
10 5 (13.89%) Telecoms

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (47.22%) LAN
1 17 (47.22%) WAN
2 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 11 (30.56%) Firewall
4 9 (25.00%) Bluetooth
5 7 (19.44%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (16.67%) Internet
7 5 (13.89%) OSPF
7 5 (13.89%) SAN
8 4 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (11.11%) Ethernet
8 4 (11.11%) MPLS
8 4 (11.11%) VoIP
8 4 (11.11%) VPN
8 4 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (11.11%) WLAN
9 3 (8.33%) DNS
9 3 (8.33%) GSM
9 3 (8.33%) Network Security
9 3 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.33%) JIRA
1 3 (8.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 9 (25.00%) Electronics
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
3 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.56%) Retail
5 1 (2.78%) Automotive
5 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) IT Engineer
1 8 (22.22%) Network Engineer
1 8 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Firmware Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) IT Support
2 7 (19.44%) IT Support Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Electronics Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Network Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Systems Support
5 4 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Clustering
2 6 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (8.33%) Device Driver
3 3 (8.33%) VHDL
4 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.56%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.78%) BBC
5 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
1 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 6 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (11.11%) Change Management
3 4 (11.11%) Process Management
3 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 4 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (8.33%) FPGA Design
4 3 (8.33%) Memory Management
4 3 (8.33%) Schematic Capture
5 2 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.56%) SDLC
5 2 (5.56%) Telematics
5 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.78%) Network Management
6 1 (2.78%) Network Security Management
6 1 (2.78%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 5 (13.89%) C
3 3 (8.33%) Embedded C
3 3 (8.33%) Perl
3 3 (8.33%) Python
4 2 (5.56%) C#
4 2 (5.56%) C++
4 2 (5.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) CCNP
1 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (22.22%) CCNA
3 7 (19.44%) Degree
4 4 (11.11%) CCDE
4 4 (11.11%) CCDP
4 4 (11.11%) CCIE
4 4 (11.11%) HP APS
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.78%) MCITP
5 1 (2.78%) MCSE
5 1 (2.78%) MCTS
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (41.67%) Firmware
2 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
3 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (11.11%) SmoothWall
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Cisco
2 5 (13.89%) HP
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) VMware
2 5 (13.89%) Xilinx
3 4 (11.11%) EMC
3 4 (11.11%) NetApp
3 4 (11.11%) ProCurve
4 1 (2.78%) Dell
4 1 (2.78%) Meraki
4 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds