Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 111 117
Rank change year-on-year +45 +6 +34
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 94 32 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.66% 1.60% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.67% 10.39% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 88 27 33
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.80% -21.11%
10th Percentile £29,075 £25,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% -4.44%

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 381 308 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 14.85% 15.36% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 337 260 346
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.19% -7.22%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,250 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +1.41%

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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 2019. 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 +22 32 £47,500 - 3
Worthing +4 17 £57,500 -
Gatwick -11 15 £46,000 -36.55% 4
Burgess Hill - 2 £65,000 -
Horsham -20 1 £27,500 -
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 57 (60.64%) WAN
2 56 (59.57%) Cisco
3 55 (58.51%) Firewall
4 50 (53.19%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (51.06%) CCNP
6 47 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 44 (46.81%) VoIP
8 43 (45.74%) Network Monitoring
9 42 (44.68%) SolarWinds
10 40 (42.55%) LAN
11 34 (36.17%) VPN
12 32 (34.04%) OSPF
12 32 (34.04%) BGP
12 32 (34.04%) IPsec
13 30 (31.91%) Data Centre
14 29 (30.85%) Wi-Fi
14 29 (30.85%) Linux
14 29 (30.85%) Degree
15 28 (29.79%) Load Balancing
15 28 (29.79%) Cisco Nexus
15 28 (29.79%) TCP/IP
15 28 (29.79%) Citrix
15 28 (29.79%) NetApp
16 27 (28.72%) SAN
17 26 (27.66%) CheckPoint
17 26 (27.66%) VRRP
17 26 (27.66%) HSRP
18 25 (26.60%) FCoE
18 25 (26.60%) NAS
18 25 (26.60%) iSCSI

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:

Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (3.19%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Office 365
2 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 57 (60.64%) WAN
2 55 (58.51%) Firewall
3 47 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 44 (46.81%) VoIP
5 40 (42.55%) LAN
6 34 (36.17%) VPN
7 32 (34.04%) BGP
7 32 (34.04%) IPsec
7 32 (34.04%) OSPF
8 29 (30.85%) Wi-Fi
9 28 (29.79%) Cisco Nexus
9 28 (29.79%) TCP/IP
10 27 (28.72%) SAN
11 26 (27.66%) HSRP
11 26 (27.66%) VRRP
12 25 (26.60%) FCoE
12 25 (26.60%) iSCSI
12 25 (26.60%) MPLS
12 25 (26.60%) NAS
13 24 (25.53%) Multicast
General
1 10 (10.64%) Advertising
2 3 (3.19%) Avionics
3 1 (1.06%) Marketing
3 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (41.49%) Network Engineer
2 18 (19.15%) Test Engineer
3 9 (9.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (9.57%) Software Test Engineer
4 8 (8.51%) Network Manager
4 8 (8.51%) Network Operations Manager
4 8 (8.51%) Operations Manager
5 7 (7.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 7 (7.45%) Senior Voice Engineer
5 7 (7.45%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
5 7 (7.45%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (7.45%) Voice Engineer
5 7 (7.45%) Voice Network Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Analyst
6 6 (6.38%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Consultant
7 5 (5.32%) Security Consultant
7 5 (5.32%) Service Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 30 (31.91%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.32%) CMDB
3 2 (2.13%) IVR
3 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.13%) Replication
3 2 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (30.85%) Linux
2 10 (10.64%) Windows
3 7 (7.45%) Debian
4 3 (3.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (45.74%) Network Monitoring
2 28 (29.79%) Load Balancing
3 25 (26.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (22.34%) BDD
4 21 (22.34%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (22.34%) Defect Tracking
4 21 (22.34%) Process Improvement
4 21 (22.34%) Root Cause Analysis
4 21 (22.34%) Software Testing
4 21 (22.34%) TDD
4 21 (22.34%) Test Automation
5 18 (19.15%) Computer Science
6 17 (18.09%) Change Control
6 17 (18.09%) High Availability
6 17 (18.09%) WAN Optimisation
7 16 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (17.02%) Remediation Plan
7 16 (17.02%) Runbook
7 16 (17.02%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.40%) Python
2 3 (3.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (53.19%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (51.06%) CCNP
3 29 (30.85%) Degree
4 9 (9.57%) CCNA
4 9 (9.57%) MCSE
4 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.32%) JNCIS
6 2 (2.13%) CCIE
7 1 (1.06%) CWDP
7 1 (1.06%) CWNE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.09%) GDPR
2 5 (5.32%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.45%) Docker
1 7 (7.45%) LXC
2 6 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.32%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.32%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.19%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (3.19%) XenApp
4 3 (3.19%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 56 (59.57%) Cisco
2 42 (44.68%) SolarWinds
3 28 (29.79%) Citrix
3 28 (29.79%) NetApp
4 26 (27.66%) CheckPoint
5 7 (7.45%) Palo Alto
6 6 (6.38%) HP
6 6 (6.38%) Juniper
6 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.38%) VMware
7 5 (5.32%) Dell
7 5 (5.32%) Ruckus Wireless
8 4 (4.26%) Aruba
9 3 (3.19%) EqualLogic
9 3 (3.19%) Meraki
9 3 (3.19%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.06%) Arista
10 1 (1.06%) F5
10 1 (1.06%) Mitel