Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 63 35
Rank change year-on-year +1 -28 +11
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 1 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.24% 0.24% 3.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.39% 1.96% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Northern Ireland median annual salary - £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.65% +107.32%
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,717 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.68% +3.81% -

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 72 51 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 17.10% 12.09% 12.83%
Number of salaries quoted 48 44 30
Northern Ireland median annual salary £30,500 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.75% +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £48,750 £50,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Northern Ireland

Wireless
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Northern Ireland

Wireless
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. 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
County Antrim - 1 - - 2
Wireless
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (100.00%) SevOne

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) SevOne