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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England / North East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 65 88
Rank change year-on-year +12 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 19 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.33% 2.15% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.12% 11.97% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 1
Median salary £36,500 £35,300 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.39% -16.94%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Wireless is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 111 142 93
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 19.44% 17.93% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 102 132 75
Median salary £36,500 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.95% -4.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,910 £26,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Wireless as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham -4 10 £35,000 +29.62% 1
Tyne and Wear +16 4 £47,000 +33.14% 1
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 13 (48.15%) C++
1 13 (48.15%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (44.44%) Algorithms
2 12 (44.44%) RS-232
2 12 (44.44%) RS-485
2 12 (44.44%) C
2 12 (44.44%) ISO 9001
2 12 (44.44%) Embedded C
2 12 (44.44%) Embedded C++
2 12 (44.44%) Firmware
2 12 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 10 (37.04%) Firewall
4 9 (33.33%) Cisco
4 9 (33.33%) VoIP
5 6 (22.22%) ITIL
6 5 (18.52%) DHCP
6 5 (18.52%) LAN
6 5 (18.52%) DNS
6 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (14.81%) WAN
7 4 (14.81%) CCNP
7 4 (14.81%) PBX
7 4 (14.81%) Validation
7 4 (14.81%) Citrix
7 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
7 4 (14.81%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (14.81%) NetScaler
8 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (7.41%) Data Centre

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) RS-232
1 12 (44.44%) RS-485
2 10 (37.04%) Firewall
3 9 (33.33%) VoIP
4 5 (18.52%) DHCP
4 5 (18.52%) DNS
4 5 (18.52%) LAN
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (14.81%) NetScaler
5 4 (14.81%) PBX
5 4 (14.81%) WAN
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (7.41%) Network Security
6 2 (7.41%) VPN
7 1 (3.70%) 802.15
7 1 (3.70%) Bluetooth
7 1 (3.70%) LTE
7 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.70%) WLAN
7 1 (3.70%) ZigBee
General
1 1 (3.70%) Electronics
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) C Software Engineer
1 12 (44.44%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
1 12 (44.44%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 12 (44.44%) C++ Software Engineer
1 12 (44.44%) Embedded C Engineer
1 12 (44.44%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 12 (44.44%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 12 (44.44%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 12 (44.44%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 12 (44.44%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 12 (44.44%) Embedded Engineer
1 12 (44.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 12 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) LAN Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Network Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) VoIP Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (44.44%) Algorithms
3 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
1 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
3 4 (14.81%) Validation
4 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) C++
2 12 (44.44%) C
2 12 (44.44%) Embedded C
2 12 (44.44%) Embedded C++
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
3 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) CCNP
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) CCDE
4 1 (3.70%) CCDP
4 1 (3.70%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Firmware
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.70%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (14.81%) Citrix
3 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Juniper
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.70%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (3.70%) VMware
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