Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 131 146
Rank change year-on-year +16 +15 -13
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 32 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.41% 0.92% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.75% 6.62% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 17
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% +37.93%
10th Percentile £32,500 £23,750 £30,150
90th Percentile £58,750 £72,750 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -10.53% +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 251 287 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 11.07% 13.92% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 224 261 409
West Sussex median annual salary £43,500 £39,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% -17.89% +11.76%
10th Percentile £22,475 £24,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,750 £60,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.03% +5.29%

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 21 September 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 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
Crawley +13 6 £43,000 +1.18% 3
Worthing +1 4 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Gatwick +3 1 £59,000 -18.62% 1
Horsham +2 1 £27,500 +17.02% 1
Wireless
South East

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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 17 (53.13%) Linux
1 17 (53.13%) Degree
2 13 (40.63%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (34.38%) Python
3 11 (34.38%) Cisco
4 10 (31.25%) WAN
4 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) TDD
4 10 (31.25%) Software Testing
4 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 10 (31.25%) Process Improvement
4 10 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (31.25%) BDD
4 10 (31.25%) Defect Tracking
5 9 (28.13%) LAN
6 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
6 7 (21.88%) VMware
6 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
7 6 (18.75%) Debian
7 6 (18.75%) Software Architecture
7 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
7 6 (18.75%) Docker
7 6 (18.75%) LXC
7 6 (18.75%) Firewall
8 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (12.50%) Aruba
9 4 (12.50%) Palo Alto
9 4 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint

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 (9.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) Siemens NX
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (31.25%) WAN
3 9 (28.13%) LAN
4 6 (18.75%) Firewall
5 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (12.50%) DHCP
7 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
7 3 (9.38%) VoIP
8 2 (6.25%) BGP
8 2 (6.25%) DNS
8 2 (6.25%) IP Telephony
8 2 (6.25%) MPLS
8 2 (6.25%) OSPF
8 2 (6.25%) VPN
9 1 (3.13%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (3.13%) EIGRP
9 1 (3.13%) HSRP
9 1 (3.13%) Network Security
9 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
9 1 (3.13%) Wireless Security
General
1 3 (9.38%) Avionics
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Test Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Test Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Network Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) IT Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Citrix Systems Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) IT Support
8 2 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Acoustics
3 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Debian
3 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (31.25%) BDD
1 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (31.25%) Defect Tracking
1 10 (31.25%) Process Improvement
1 10 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
1 10 (31.25%) Software Testing
1 10 (31.25%) TDD
1 10 (31.25%) Test Automation
2 6 (18.75%) Software Architecture
3 3 (9.38%) Change Management
3 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.38%) Network Management
4 2 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL
4 2 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (3.13%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.38%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) CCNP
4 2 (6.25%) HP ASE
4 2 (6.25%) HP MASE
4 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Docker
1 6 (18.75%) LXC
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Cisco
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) Aruba
3 4 (12.50%) Palo Alto
4 3 (9.38%) Citrix
4 3 (9.38%) Fortinet
4 3 (9.38%) Juniper
4 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
5 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.13%) Arista
6 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) Mitel
6 1 (3.13%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.13%) SAP
6 1 (3.13%) Siemens
6 1 (3.13%) Symantec
6 1 (3.13%) Twitter