The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 53 72 67
Rank change year-on-year +19 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 7 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.25% 1.20% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.45% 5.56% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 7
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +19.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,900 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.53% -1.41%  

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 94 162 154
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 16.82% 21.57% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 78 105 138
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Wireless
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Northamptonshire

Wireless
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Kettering - 4 - -
Northampton +26 3 £42,500 -22.72%
Wireless
East Midlands

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 38 (95.00%) Cisco
2 26 (65.00%) VoIP
2 26 (65.00%) VLAN
3 24 (60.00%) ITIL
4 23 (57.50%) WAN
4 23 (57.50%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (55.00%) LAN
6 21 (52.50%) DHCP
6 21 (52.50%) DNS
7 19 (47.50%) TCP/IP
8 18 (45.00%) CCIE
8 18 (45.00%) CCNP
8 18 (45.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (42.50%) SolarWinds
9 17 (42.50%) Network Management
9 17 (42.50%) Problem Management
9 17 (42.50%) FTP
9 17 (42.50%) IPv4
9 17 (42.50%) VPN
10 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (20.00%) Unified Communications
12 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
12 7 (17.50%) Windows
13 6 (15.00%) Firewall
13 6 (15.00%) ITIL V3
13 6 (15.00%) Network Security
13 6 (15.00%) Performance Management
14 5 (12.50%) Matrix Management
14 5 (12.50%) SCCM
14 5 (12.50%) PCI DSS

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (65.00%) VLAN
1 26 (65.00%) VoIP
2 23 (57.50%) WAN
3 22 (55.00%) LAN
4 21 (52.50%) DHCP
4 21 (52.50%) DNS
5 19 (47.50%) TCP/IP
6 18 (45.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 17 (42.50%) FTP
7 17 (42.50%) IPv4
7 17 (42.50%) VPN
8 8 (20.00%) Unified Communications
9 6 (15.00%) Firewall
9 6 (15.00%) Network Security
10 4 (10.00%) SAN
11 3 (7.50%) PBX
11 3 (7.50%) WLAN
12 2 (5.00%) H.323
12 2 (5.00%) Internet
12 2 (5.00%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) Network Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Support Technician
3 6 (15.00%) Technical Leader
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Network Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Network Operations Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Operations Manager
5 4 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 4 (10.00%) Data Manager
5 4 (10.00%) IT Support
5 4 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
5 4 (10.00%) IT Technician
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.00%) FlexPod
3 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) Unix
3 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) ITIL
2 17 (42.50%) Network Management
2 17 (42.50%) Problem Management
3 6 (15.00%) ITIL V3
3 6 (15.00%) Performance Management
4 5 (12.50%) B2B
4 5 (12.50%) Matrix Management
4 5 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
4 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 4 (10.00%) Change Management
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (5.00%) Communications Security
7 1 (2.50%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (2.50%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.50%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (57.50%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (45.00%) CCIE
2 18 (45.00%) CCNP
3 5 (12.50%) CCNA
4 4 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.00%) MCSE
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (95.00%) Cisco
2 17 (42.50%) SolarWinds
3 5 (12.50%) Meraki
4 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.00%) NetApp
5 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (7.50%) F5
5 3 (7.50%) Riverbed
6 2 (5.00%) Dell
6 2 (5.00%) HP
6 2 (5.00%) Lotus
6 2 (5.00%) Mitel
7 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.50%) Juniper