Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > North East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 107 115
Rank change year-on-year +10 +8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 9 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.66% 0.73% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.40% 4.62% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 4
North East median annual salary £36,500 £31,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.87% -23.64% -13.61%
10th Percentile £32,500 £17,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,951 £103,750 £48,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 the North East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 265 238 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.47% 15.72% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 238 208 106
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.45% +6.98%
10th Percentile £21,694 £24,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,884 £60,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in the North East

Wireless
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Wireless in the North East

Wireless
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in the North East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireless in the North East

Wireless
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the North East region over the 6 months to 17 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
Tyne and Wear +12 4 £52,000 +15.56%
Durham -13 4 £35,000 +11.11%
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 North East region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 4 (44.44%) C
1 4 (44.44%) C++
1 4 (44.44%) ISO 9001
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded C
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded C++
1 4 (44.44%) Firmware
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (44.44%) RS-232
1 4 (44.44%) RS-485
1 4 (44.44%) Algorithms
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (11.11%) Case Management
4 1 (11.11%) Network Segmentation
4 1 (11.11%) GDPR
4 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) CISM

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) RS-232
1 4 (44.44%) RS-485
2 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) PBX
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless Security
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) C Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded C Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
2 1 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Algorithms
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (11.11%) CESG
2 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Case Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Network Segmentation
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C
1 4 (44.44%) C++
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded C
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (11.11%) CISM
2 1 (11.11%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) CITP
2 1 (11.11%) IISP
2 1 (11.11%) ISSAP
2 1 (11.11%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) ISO 9001
2 1 (11.11%) COBIT
2 1 (11.11%) GDPR
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix