Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 138 135
Rank change year-on-year +48 -3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 63 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.52% 0.77% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.81% 5.76% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 57 16 21
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +48.44% -28.89%
10th Percentile £32,500 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £73,750 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -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 West Sussex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 335 278 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 13.41% 13.33% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 291 240 397
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +4.05%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in West Sussex

Wireless
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Wireless in West Sussex

Wireless
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in West Sussex over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Wireless in West Sussex

Wireless
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Crawley +26 15 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Worthing +8 11 £52,500 +61.54% 3
Gatwick -4 7 £59,000 -18.62%
Horsham +1 1 £27,500 +7.84%
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 29 (46.03%) Linux
1 29 (46.03%) WAN
2 28 (44.44%) Cisco
2 28 (44.44%) Degree
3 26 (41.27%) Wi-Fi
4 24 (38.10%) Firewall
5 21 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (33.33%) LAN
6 20 (31.75%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (30.16%) Python
8 18 (28.57%) CCNP
8 18 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (28.57%) Test Automation
8 18 (28.57%) Software Testing
8 18 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (28.57%) TDD
8 18 (28.57%) BDD
8 18 (28.57%) Process Improvement
8 18 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
8 18 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
9 17 (26.98%) VoIP
10 16 (25.40%) SolarWinds
10 16 (25.40%) Network Monitoring
11 14 (22.22%) Data Centre
12 13 (20.63%) Computer Science
13 12 (19.05%) TCP/IP
13 12 (19.05%) VPN
13 12 (19.05%) DHCP
14 11 (17.46%) Citrix
14 11 (17.46%) MPLS

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (7.94%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.59%) Siemens NX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (46.03%) WAN
2 26 (41.27%) Wi-Fi
3 24 (38.10%) Firewall
4 21 (33.33%) LAN
5 20 (31.75%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (26.98%) VoIP
7 12 (19.05%) DHCP
7 12 (19.05%) TCP/IP
7 12 (19.05%) VPN
8 11 (17.46%) BGP
8 11 (17.46%) MPLS
8 11 (17.46%) OSPF
9 9 (14.29%) DNS
9 9 (14.29%) HSRP
9 9 (14.29%) IPsec
9 9 (14.29%) SAN
9 9 (14.29%) VRRP
10 8 (12.70%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (12.70%) Cisco PIX
10 8 (12.70%) DWDM
General
1 5 (7.94%) Avionics
2 2 (3.17%) Advertising
2 2 (3.17%) Marketing
2 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Electronics
3 1 (1.59%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Network Engineer
1 17 (26.98%) Test Engineer
2 13 (20.63%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (15.87%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) Senior Test Engineer
6 7 (11.11%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Support Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) IT Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Network Manager
9 4 (6.35%) Network Operations Manager
9 4 (6.35%) Operations Manager
9 4 (6.35%) Senior Voice Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Voice Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Voice Network Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Citrix Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 13 (20.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.17%) Replication
4 1 (1.59%) Acoustics
4 1 (1.59%) CMDB
4 1 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (46.03%) Linux
2 10 (15.87%) Debian
3 4 (6.35%) Windows
3 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (28.57%) BDD
1 18 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
1 18 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
1 18 (28.57%) Process Improvement
1 18 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
1 18 (28.57%) Software Testing
1 18 (28.57%) TDD
1 18 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 16 (25.40%) Network Monitoring
3 10 (15.87%) Software Architecture
3 10 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (15.87%) Systems Engineering
4 9 (14.29%) High Availability
4 9 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 8 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (12.70%) Remediation Plan
5 8 (12.70%) Runbook
5 8 (12.70%) Server Management
5 8 (12.70%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.16%) Python
2 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (44.44%) Degree
2 21 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (28.57%) CCNP
4 4 (6.35%) CCNA
4 4 (6.35%) MCSE
4 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.59%) CCIE
5 1 (1.59%) CWDP
5 1 (1.59%) CWNE
5 1 (1.59%) HP ASE
5 1 (1.59%) HP MASE
5 1 (1.59%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) GDPR
2 1 (1.59%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (15.87%) Docker
1 10 (15.87%) LXC
2 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.59%) XenApp
4 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 28 (44.44%) Cisco
2 16 (25.40%) SolarWinds
3 11 (17.46%) Citrix
4 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (14.29%) VMware
5 8 (12.70%) CheckPoint
5 8 (12.70%) NetApp
6 5 (7.94%) Palo Alto
7 4 (6.35%) Aruba
7 4 (6.35%) Juniper
8 2 (3.17%) Fortinet
8 2 (3.17%) HP
9 1 (1.59%) Arista
9 1 (1.59%) EqualLogic
9 1 (1.59%) F5
9 1 (1.59%) Meraki
9 1 (1.59%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.59%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.59%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (1.59%) Twitter