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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England / North East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 75 78
Rank change year-on-year +11 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 8 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.23% 0.60% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 6.15% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 2
Median salary £35,000 £52,964 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.91% +54.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,250 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £79,029 £46,850
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.32% -0.58%  

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 104 65 77
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 15.98% 9.77% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 96 56 57
Median salary £30,000 £33,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.44% -16.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,700 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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
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 30 March 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 +1 5 £35,000 -33.33%
Tyne and Wear +11 3 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (40.00%) C++
1 4 (40.00%) VoIP
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (30.00%) Firmware
2 3 (30.00%) RS-232
2 3 (30.00%) RS-485
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) ZigBee
4 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (10.00%) Electronics
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (10.00%) LTE
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) Network Management
4 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business

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 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) VoIP
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) RS-232
2 3 (30.00%) RS-485
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) 802.15
4 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) LTE
4 1 (10.00%) Skype
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (10.00%) WLAN
4 1 (10.00%) ZigBee
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) C Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) RF Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Sales Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Industrial Internet of Things
3 1 (10.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) Network Management
3 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Firmware
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (10.00%) Ruckus Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
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