The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 252 266 297
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +31
Contract jobs citing Wireless 453 457 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.93% 0.87% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.05% 6.31% 4.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 245 200
Median daily rate £360 £339 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.27% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £162 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 56 40
Median hourly rate £39.75 £35.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.76% +76.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.76 £12.50 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.10 £55.00 £44.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +75.00%
Wireless
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7492 7245 7894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.31% 13.79% 14.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4607 4231 4448
Median daily rate £400 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 371 491 447
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.30% -3.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.33 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in England

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wireless across the England region.

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in England

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in England

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the England region.

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in England

Wireless
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Wireless Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +17 182 £413 +10.00% 48
South East -20 88 £348 +2.58% 57
West Midlands -2 40 £410 +49.09% 14
East of England +14 31 £360 +20.00% 24
South West +8 29 £308 +2.50% 15
North West +1 29 £388 +7.63% 18
East Midlands +4 23 £83 -69.81% 10
Yorkshire +17 20 £400 +60.00% 11
Midlands -3 2 £244 -
South Coast +2 1 £450 -
Wireless
UK

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 619 (61.17%) Cisco
2 451 (44.57%) Firewall
3 378 (37.35%) LAN
4 373 (36.86%) Cisco Certification
5 359 (35.47%) WAN
6 274 (27.08%) CCNP
7 245 (24.21%) Cisco ASA
8 244 (24.11%) Windows
9 218 (21.54%) VPN
10 201 (19.86%) Network Security
11 196 (19.37%) TCP/IP
11 196 (19.37%) CCNA
12 190 (18.77%) CheckPoint
13 174 (17.19%) Data Centre
14 169 (16.70%) Microsoft
15 164 (16.21%) ITIL
16 163 (16.11%) Active Directory
16 163 (16.11%) Juniper
17 155 (15.32%) Cisco Nexus
18 154 (15.22%) Finance
19 149 (14.72%) Security Cleared
20 146 (14.43%) VoIP
21 135 (13.34%) Wi-Fi
22 134 (13.24%) Palo Alto
23 125 (12.35%) Cisco Wireless
24 122 (12.06%) OSPF
25 119 (11.76%) SC Cleared
26 116 (11.46%) BGP
27 115 (11.36%) CCIE
28 112 (11.07%) Aruba

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 47 (4.64%) MS Exchange
2 25 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (1.88%) Mule
3 19 (1.88%) SharePoint
4 16 (1.58%) IBM Notes
4 16 (1.58%) Skype for Business
5 13 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (0.49%) IIS
8 4 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.30%) CMS
10 2 (0.20%) JBoss
10 2 (0.20%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.20%) WordPress
11 1 (0.099%) Apache
11 1 (0.099%) Confluence
11 1 (0.099%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.099%) WebLogic
Applications
1 96 (9.49%) MS Excel
2 72 (7.11%) MS Office
3 20 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 20 (1.98%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.20%) InDesign
5 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.099%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 4 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.30%) assyst
2 3 (0.30%) Sage X3
3 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.099%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 64 (6.32%) Office 365
2 61 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.38%) IaaS
5 7 (0.69%) SaaS
6 5 (0.49%) G Suite
6 5 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.49%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 3 (0.30%) PaaS
8 1 (0.099%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.099%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.099%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.099%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.099%) Trello
8 1 (0.099%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 451 (44.57%) Firewall
2 378 (37.35%) LAN
3 359 (35.47%) WAN
4 245 (24.21%) Cisco ASA
5 218 (21.54%) VPN
6 201 (19.86%) Network Security
7 196 (19.37%) TCP/IP
8 155 (15.32%) Cisco Nexus
9 146 (14.43%) VoIP
10 135 (13.34%) Wi-Fi
11 125 (12.35%) Cisco Wireless
12 122 (12.06%) OSPF
13 116 (11.46%) BGP
14 107 (10.57%) DHCP
14 107 (10.57%) DNS
15 99 (9.78%) Internet
16 89 (8.79%) MPLS
17 73 (7.21%) Cisco IOS
18 70 (6.92%) WLAN
19 68 (6.72%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (4.15%) SQL Server
2 17 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (0.79%) MySQL
5 6 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (0.59%) MS Access
5 6 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (0.49%) Redis
7 4 (0.40%) MariaDB
7 4 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.30%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.30%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.20%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.099%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.099%) Power BI
10 1 (0.099%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.099%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (0.49%) JIRA
2 4 (0.40%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (0.30%) ClearCase
3 3 (0.30%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.099%) Android Studio
4 1 (0.099%) AppScan
4 1 (0.099%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.099%) GDB
4 1 (0.099%) Gradle
4 1 (0.099%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.099%) Maven
4 1 (0.099%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.099%) RSpec
4 1 (0.099%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.099%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (0.099%) WinDbg
General
1 154 (15.22%) Finance
2 76 (7.51%) Telecoms
3 28 (2.77%) Retail
4 23 (2.27%) Banking
5 22 (2.17%) Financial Institution
6 18 (1.78%) Legal
7 16 (1.58%) Electronics
8 12 (1.19%) Marketing
9 10 (0.99%) Automotive
10 8 (0.79%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.69%) Advertising
11 7 (0.69%) Back Office
12 6 (0.59%) Billing
13 5 (0.49%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.40%) Games
15 2 (0.20%) Local Government
15 2 (0.20%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.20%) Publishing
16 1 (0.099%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 356 (35.18%) Network Engineer
2 151 (14.92%) Architect
3 112 (11.07%) Cisco Engineer
4 105 (10.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 80 (7.91%) Analyst
6 67 (6.62%) Security Engineer
7 65 (6.42%) Network Security Engineer
8 63 (6.23%) Support Engineer
9 59 (5.83%) Network Architect
9 59 (5.83%) Senior Network Engineer
10 51 (5.04%) Wireless Engineer
11 42 (4.15%) Consultant
12 35 (3.46%) Firewall Engineer
12 35 (3.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 32 (3.16%) Network Support
13 32 (3.16%) Wireless Network Engineer
14 31 (3.06%) Network Analyst
14 31 (3.06%) Project Manager
14 31 (3.06%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
15 30 (2.96%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (8.50%) 802.1X
2 12 (1.19%) Web Services
3 7 (0.69%) WAP
4 6 (0.59%) Middleware
5 5 (0.49%) ELK Stack
6 4 (0.40%) CSS
6 4 (0.40%) RESTful
7 2 (0.20%) .NET
7 2 (0.20%) HTML
7 2 (0.20%) SAML
7 2 (0.20%) WSDL
7 2 (0.20%) XML
7 2 (0.20%) XMPP
7 2 (0.20%) XSD
8 1 (0.099%) CSS3
8 1 (0.099%) HTML5
8 1 (0.099%) iOS SDK
8 1 (0.099%) Java Concurrency
8 1 (0.099%) Resque
8 1 (0.099%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 174 (17.19%) Data Centre
2 62 (6.13%) Management Information System
3 52 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (4.05%) Blackberry
5 32 (3.16%) PKI
6 23 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 20 (1.98%) Video Conferencing
8 19 (1.88%) Client/Server
9 17 (1.68%) CESG
10 14 (1.38%) Computer Science
11 11 (1.09%) BYOD
12 10 (0.99%) Smart Meter
13 9 (0.89%) NHS
14 7 (0.69%) Driving Licence
14 7 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
14 7 (0.69%) Telematics
15 6 (0.59%) Blog
15 6 (0.59%) Cryptography
16 5 (0.49%) CCTV
16 5 (0.49%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 244 (24.11%) Windows
2 90 (8.89%) Windows Server
3 79 (7.81%) Linux
4 63 (6.23%) Windows 7
5 49 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (4.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (3.75%) Mac OS X
8 36 (3.56%) Unix
9 24 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (2.08%) Apple iOS
11 20 (1.98%) Windows 10
12 13 (1.28%) Windows XP
13 12 (1.19%) Windows 8
14 10 (0.99%) Solaris
15 9 (0.89%) Android
16 8 (0.79%) Windows Vista
17 6 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 3 (0.30%) Windows 2000
19 2 (0.20%) CentOS
19 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (16.21%) ITIL
2 97 (9.58%) Change Management
3 90 (8.89%) Network Design
4 74 (7.31%) Network Management
5 67 (6.62%) Project Management
6 58 (5.73%) Load Balancing
7 49 (4.84%) Network Monitoring
8 46 (4.55%) Migration
9 42 (4.15%) Service Management
10 40 (3.95%) Information Security
11 33 (3.26%) PRINCE2
12 32 (3.16%) Penetration Testing
12 32 (3.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 30 (2.96%) Time Management
14 29 (2.87%) DevOps
14 29 (2.87%) Incident Management
14 29 (2.87%) Network Architecture
14 29 (2.87%) Service Delivery
15 27 (2.67%) Kalman Filter
16 25 (2.47%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 43 (4.25%) C
2 24 (2.37%) Java
3 22 (2.17%) SQL
4 21 (2.08%) C++
4 21 (2.08%) Python
5 17 (1.68%) Embedded C
5 17 (1.68%) Shell Script
6 10 (0.99%) PowerShell
7 8 (0.79%) Perl
8 6 (0.59%) Embedded C++
8 6 (0.59%) Ruby
9 5 (0.49%) C#
10 4 (0.40%) PHP
11 3 (0.30%) Assembly Language
12 2 (0.20%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.20%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.20%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.20%) Tcl
13 1 (0.099%) Fortran
13 1 (0.099%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 373 (36.86%) Cisco Certification
2 274 (27.08%) CCNP
3 196 (19.37%) CCNA
4 149 (14.72%) Security Cleared
5 119 (11.76%) SC Cleared
6 115 (11.36%) CCIE
7 61 (6.03%) Degree
8 52 (5.14%) CISSP
9 48 (4.74%) CCDP
10 30 (2.96%) CCSE
11 27 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 26 (2.57%) JNCIP
13 24 (2.37%) MCSE
14 22 (2.17%) CCDA
14 22 (2.17%) MCP
15 20 (1.98%) DV Cleared
16 19 (1.88%) MCSA
17 17 (1.68%) Network+ Certification
18 16 (1.58%) ACTC
18 16 (1.58%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (5.34%) SLA
2 28 (2.77%) PCI DSS
3 23 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
5 6 (0.59%) RMADS
6 4 (0.40%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.30%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.20%) QA
9 1 (0.099%) GCP
9 1 (0.099%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.099%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.099%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.099%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 163 (16.11%) Active Directory
2 50 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (2.67%) Hyper-V
4 24 (2.37%) Virtual Servers
5 17 (1.68%) Firmware
6 15 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (1.38%) vSphere
8 13 (1.28%) VMware ESX
9 12 (1.19%) XenServer
10 11 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
11 9 (0.89%) ProxySG
12 8 (0.79%) XenDesktop
13 6 (0.59%) Virtual Desktop
13 6 (0.59%) XenApp
14 4 (0.40%) ISA Server
14 4 (0.40%) Terminal Services
15 3 (0.30%) BitLocker
16 2 (0.20%) BIND 9
16 2 (0.20%) Sendmail
16 2 (0.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 62 (6.13%) FortiGate
2 57 (5.63%) Cisco Prime
3 44 (4.35%) SCCM
4 30 (2.96%) Puppet
5 29 (2.87%) Ansible
6 26 (2.57%) Microsoft Intune
6 26 (2.57%) Nagios
7 25 (2.47%) Cacti
8 22 (2.17%) SolarWinds Orion
9 15 (1.48%) Cisco UCCX
10 12 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
10 12 (1.19%) Nexpose
11 10 (0.99%) Backup Exec
11 10 (0.99%) SmokePing
12 9 (0.89%) OpenView
13 7 (0.69%) WSUS
14 5 (0.49%) Kibana
14 5 (0.49%) logstash
14 5 (0.49%) OPNET
14 5 (0.49%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 619 (61.17%) Cisco
2 190 (18.77%) CheckPoint
3 169 (16.70%) Microsoft
4 163 (16.11%) Juniper
5 134 (13.24%) Palo Alto
6 112 (11.07%) Aruba
6 112 (11.07%) F5
7 90 (8.89%) Citrix
8 89 (8.79%) SolarWinds
9 80 (7.91%) VMware
10 71 (7.02%) HP
11 55 (5.43%) Blue Coat
12 52 (5.14%) Riverbed
13 50 (4.94%) Meraki
14 42 (4.15%) Fortinet
15 39 (3.85%) Apple
16 38 (3.75%) Dell
17 35 (3.46%) Intel Security
18 33 (3.26%) Remedy
19 30 (2.96%) Google
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