The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 228 238 251
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Contract jobs citing Wireless 224 204 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.01% 0.86% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.99% 6.63% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 142 113
Median daily rate £443 £415 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.62% +22.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £251 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.96% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -13.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £23.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+69.89% +16.25%
Wireless
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3203 3075 2848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.46% 13.03% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2158 1989 1769
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 112 89
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.98 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.79% -10.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.35 £42.70 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in London

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in London

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in London

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in London

Wireless
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Wireless Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
City of London +22 16 £475 - 8
Croydon -13 6 £473 - 2
Canary Wharf +7 2 - -
Greenwich - 2 - -
Brentford - 2 £193 -
Ilford 0 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £315 - 1
Hendon - 1 £550 -
Wimbledon - 1 £250 -
Mayfair - 1 £400 -
Chessington - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £288 -
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 London region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 284 (69.95%) Cisco
2 213 (52.46%) Firewall
3 188 (46.31%) Cisco Certification
4 168 (41.38%) WAN
5 163 (40.15%) LAN
6 142 (34.98%) CCNP
7 138 (33.99%) TCP/IP
8 109 (26.85%) Cisco ASA
9 99 (24.38%) ITIL
10 95 (23.40%) CCNA
11 94 (23.15%) CheckPoint
12 92 (22.66%) VPN
13 90 (22.17%) Windows
14 88 (21.67%) Network Security
15 80 (19.70%) Juniper
16 77 (18.97%) CCIE
16 77 (18.97%) Data Centre
17 70 (17.24%) DNS
17 70 (17.24%) Finance
18 68 (16.75%) MPLS
19 66 (16.26%) OSPF
20 65 (16.01%) Active Directory
21 64 (15.76%) VoIP
21 64 (15.76%) BGP
22 62 (15.27%) Change Management
22 62 (15.27%) Cisco Wireless
23 61 (15.02%) DHCP
23 61 (15.02%) Microsoft
24 60 (14.78%) Aruba
25 58 (14.29%) F5

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 16 (3.94%) MS Exchange
2 13 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (2.71%) Skype for Business
4 10 (2.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (2.22%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (1.48%) IBM Notes
6 6 (1.48%) JBoss
7 5 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.23%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.23%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.74%) IIS
9 2 (0.49%) CMS
10 1 (0.25%) Apache
10 1 (0.25%) Confluence
10 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 46 (11.33%) MS Excel
2 26 (6.40%) MS Office
3 16 (3.94%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.49%) MS Project
5 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.25%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.74%) assyst
2 1 (0.25%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 34 (8.37%) Office 365
2 26 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (4.43%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (1.23%) Google Apps
4 5 (1.23%) IaaS
5 4 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.74%) PaaS
6 3 (0.74%) SaaS
7 2 (0.49%) Google Play
8 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.25%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 213 (52.46%) Firewall
2 168 (41.38%) WAN
3 163 (40.15%) LAN
4 138 (33.99%) TCP/IP
5 109 (26.85%) Cisco ASA
6 92 (22.66%) VPN
7 88 (21.67%) Network Security
8 70 (17.24%) DNS
9 68 (16.75%) MPLS
10 66 (16.26%) OSPF
11 64 (15.76%) BGP
11 64 (15.76%) VoIP
12 62 (15.27%) Cisco Wireless
13 61 (15.02%) DHCP
14 58 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
15 40 (9.85%) BIG-IP
16 39 (9.61%) EIGRP
17 37 (9.11%) VLAN
18 35 (8.62%) Internet
19 32 (7.88%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.72%) Oracle Database
3 6 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.23%) Oracle Exadata
4 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.99%) MariaDB
5 4 (0.99%) MySQL
5 4 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.49%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.25%) FileMaker
7 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (1.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.74%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.49%) JIRA
4 1 (0.25%) Android Studio
4 1 (0.25%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.25%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.25%) Gradle
4 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.25%) Maven
4 1 (0.25%) RSpec
4 1 (0.25%) Selenium
4 1 (0.25%) Selenium IDE
General
1 70 (17.24%) Finance
2 20 (4.93%) Banking
3 18 (4.43%) Retail
4 12 (2.96%) Legal
4 12 (2.96%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.48%) Billing
5 6 (1.48%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.23%) Games
7 4 (0.99%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.74%) Publishing
9 2 (0.49%) Advertising
9 2 (0.49%) Law
9 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) Back Office
10 1 (0.25%) Electronics
10 1 (0.25%) Marketing
10 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 172 (42.36%) Network Engineer
2 58 (14.29%) Architect
3 42 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
4 40 (9.85%) Analyst
5 38 (9.36%) Cisco Engineer
5 38 (9.36%) Security Engineer
6 36 (8.87%) Network Security Engineer
7 34 (8.37%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 21 (5.17%) Consultant
8 21 (5.17%) Network Architect
9 20 (4.93%) Network Analyst
9 20 (4.93%) Support Engineer
9 20 (4.93%) Voice Engineer
10 19 (4.68%) Infrastructure Architect
11 18 (4.43%) Voice Network Engineer
12 16 (3.94%) Wireless Architect
13 15 (3.69%) Designer
13 15 (3.69%) Support Analyst
13 15 (3.69%) VoIP Engineer
14 12 (2.96%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (11.08%) 802.1X
2 6 (1.48%) Middleware
3 5 (1.23%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (1.23%) XMPP
4 4 (0.99%) REST
5 3 (0.74%) Android SDK
5 3 (0.74%) CSS
5 3 (0.74%) SOAP
5 3 (0.74%) Web Services
6 2 (0.49%) HTML
6 2 (0.49%) HTML5
6 2 (0.49%) JSON
6 2 (0.49%) SAML
7 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.25%) Apache Thrift
7 1 (0.25%) CSS3
7 1 (0.25%) iOS SDK
7 1 (0.25%) Node.js
7 1 (0.25%) RESTful
7 1 (0.25%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 77 (18.97%) Data Centre
2 28 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.93%) Blackberry
4 19 (4.68%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.69%) PKI
6 11 (2.71%) BYOD
7 9 (2.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 9 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (1.97%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.48%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.99%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.99%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.99%) Smartphone
10 4 (0.99%) Statistics
11 3 (0.74%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.74%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.74%) Handset
11 3 (0.74%) User Experience
12 2 (0.49%) CCTV
12 2 (0.49%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 90 (22.17%) Windows
2 36 (8.87%) Windows Server
3 34 (8.37%) Linux
4 27 (6.65%) Windows 7
5 20 (4.93%) Unix
6 18 (4.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (4.19%) Windows 10
8 16 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (3.45%) Mac OS X
9 14 (3.45%) Solaris
10 13 (3.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (2.22%) Apple iOS
12 8 (1.97%) Windows 8
13 6 (1.48%) Android
14 5 (1.23%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.49%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X Server
16 1 (0.25%) VMS
16 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (24.38%) ITIL
2 62 (15.27%) Change Management
3 46 (11.33%) Network Design
4 37 (9.11%) Project Management
5 35 (8.62%) Network Monitoring
6 34 (8.37%) Network Management
7 21 (5.17%) Network Architecture
7 21 (5.17%) Service Management
8 20 (4.93%) Time Management
9 18 (4.43%) Load Balancing
10 17 (4.19%) Information Security
11 16 (3.94%) Migration
12 14 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
13 13 (3.20%) Change Control
13 13 (3.20%) Mentoring
13 13 (3.20%) WAN Optimisation
14 11 (2.71%) E-Commerce
14 11 (2.71%) Incident Management
14 11 (2.71%) Problem Management
14 11 (2.71%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (3.69%) Java
1 15 (3.69%) Shell Script
2 12 (2.96%) Python
3 11 (2.71%) Perl
4 9 (2.22%) C
5 8 (1.97%) C++
6 7 (1.72%) Ruby
7 5 (1.23%) C#
7 5 (1.23%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.23%) SQL
8 2 (0.49%) Assembly Language
8 2 (0.49%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.25%) Fortran
9 1 (0.25%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.25%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.25%) R
9 1 (0.25%) XAML
Qualifications
1 188 (46.31%) Cisco Certification
2 142 (34.98%) CCNP
3 95 (23.40%) CCNA
4 77 (18.97%) CCIE
5 46 (11.33%) Security Cleared
6 32 (7.88%) Degree
7 28 (6.90%) CCDP
8 26 (6.40%) SC Cleared
9 17 (4.19%) DV Cleared
10 14 (3.45%) CCSE
11 11 (2.71%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (2.46%) JNCIP
12 10 (2.46%) MCSA
13 9 (2.22%) MCP
13 9 (2.22%) MCSE
14 8 (1.97%) CISSP
14 8 (1.97%) MCDST
14 8 (1.97%) Network+ Certification
15 7 (1.72%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.67%) SLA
2 14 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.74%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.25%) GCP
5 1 (0.25%) QA
5 1 (0.25%) WAI
System Software
1 65 (16.01%) Active Directory
2 26 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.20%) Virtual Servers
3 13 (3.20%) VMware ESX
4 9 (2.22%) vSphere
5 8 (1.97%) ProxySG
6 7 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.48%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (0.99%) ISA Server
8 4 (0.99%) UAG
9 2 (0.49%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.25%) Firmware
10 1 (0.25%) Samba
10 1 (0.25%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 28 (6.90%) FortiGate
2 20 (4.93%) Nagios
3 17 (4.19%) Cacti
3 17 (4.19%) Cisco Prime
4 13 (3.20%) SCCM
5 9 (2.22%) SolarWinds Orion
6 8 (1.97%) SmokePing
7 7 (1.72%) OpenView
7 7 (1.72%) Puppet
8 6 (1.48%) Ansible
8 6 (1.48%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (1.23%) Control-M
9 5 (1.23%) MIMEsweeper
9 5 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (1.23%) Oracle Identity Management
10 4 (0.99%) BladeLogic
11 3 (0.74%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.49%) Nessus
12 2 (0.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 284 (69.95%) Cisco
2 94 (23.15%) CheckPoint
3 80 (19.70%) Juniper
4 61 (15.02%) Microsoft
5 60 (14.78%) Aruba
6 58 (14.29%) F5
7 52 (12.81%) SolarWinds
8 48 (11.82%) Riverbed
9 46 (11.33%) Palo Alto
10 33 (8.13%) Blue Coat
11 30 (7.39%) Citrix
12 28 (6.90%) VMware
13 27 (6.65%) Remedy
14 25 (6.16%) NICE Systems
15 24 (5.91%) HP
16 18 (4.43%) Oracle
17 17 (4.19%) Meraki
18 15 (3.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
18 15 (3.69%) FireEye
18 15 (3.69%) Fortinet
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