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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
England / London
Rank 243 239 238
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Wireless 167 180 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.86% 0.85% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.79% 6.65% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 100 97
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £205 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £304
% change year-on-year
- +15.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 15
Median hourly rate £34.25 £37.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% +97.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £16.60 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £65.00 £32.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £38.63 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-14.56% +50.00%

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
2460 2706 2851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.73% 12.83% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1666 1768 1851
Median daily rate £450 £423 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 68 83
Median hourly rate £33.00 £24.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 0 22 £350 -13.04% 15
Croydon -2 6 £450 -1.36%
Docklands, London -2 1 £600 +14.28%
Osterley - 1 - -
Romford - 1 £145 -
Ruislip - 1 £265 -
Twickenham - 1 £220 -
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 248 (73.37%) Cisco
2 154 (45.56%) Firewall
3 152 (44.97%) LAN
3 152 (44.97%) WAN
4 134 (39.64%) Cisco Certification
5 105 (31.07%) TCP/IP
6 101 (29.88%) CheckPoint
7 99 (29.29%) CCNP
8 91 (26.92%) VPN
8 91 (26.92%) Windows
9 81 (23.96%) Juniper
10 79 (23.37%) Active Directory
11 74 (21.89%) Finance
11 74 (21.89%) Data Centre
12 71 (21.01%) Network Security
13 70 (20.71%) Microsoft
14 62 (18.34%) Cisco ASA
15 61 (18.05%) CCNA
16 57 (16.86%) OSPF
17 55 (16.27%) ITIL
18 52 (15.38%) CCIE
18 52 (15.38%) MPLS
19 51 (15.09%) Windows 7
20 50 (14.79%) F5
21 49 (14.50%) BGP
22 47 (13.91%) 802.1X
23 46 (13.61%) Palo Alto
23 46 (13.61%) Internet
23 46 (13.61%) SolarWinds
24 45 (13.31%) Cisco Nexus

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 (4.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (2.66%) MS Exchange
3 8 (2.37%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.48%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.59%) JBoss
6 2 (0.59%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.59%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 44 (13.02%) MS Office
2 30 (8.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (8.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (5.92%) Office 365
4 4 (1.18%) Akamai
4 4 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.59%) G Suite
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.30%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 154 (45.56%) Firewall
2 152 (44.97%) LAN
2 152 (44.97%) WAN
3 105 (31.07%) TCP/IP
4 91 (26.92%) VPN
5 71 (21.01%) Network Security
6 62 (18.34%) Cisco ASA
7 57 (16.86%) OSPF
8 52 (15.38%) MPLS
9 49 (14.50%) BGP
10 46 (13.61%) Internet
11 45 (13.31%) Cisco Nexus
11 45 (13.31%) Cisco Wireless
12 43 (12.72%) WLAN
13 40 (11.83%) DHCP
14 39 (11.54%) VoIP
15 38 (11.24%) Ethernet
15 38 (11.24%) IPsec
16 36 (10.65%) DNS
17 31 (9.17%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.48%) MySQL
2 3 (0.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.59%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.30%) Big Data
4 1 (0.30%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 1 (0.30%) JIRA
1 1 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 74 (21.89%) Finance
2 21 (6.21%) Banking
3 16 (4.73%) Retail
4 15 (4.44%) Legal
5 9 (2.66%) Financial Institution
5 9 (2.66%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.78%) Advertising
7 3 (0.89%) Marketing
8 2 (0.59%) Brand Awareness
8 2 (0.59%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.59%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.30%) Front Office
9 1 (0.30%) Games
9 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 133 (39.35%) Network Engineer
2 43 (12.72%) Analyst
3 35 (10.36%) Architect
4 30 (8.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 29 (8.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 29 (8.58%) Support Analyst
6 28 (8.28%) Support Engineer
7 24 (7.10%) 2nd Line Support
7 24 (7.10%) Senior Network Engineer
8 22 (6.51%) Security Engineer
9 20 (5.92%) Network Security Engineer
10 18 (5.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 18 (5.33%) Network Architect
10 18 (5.33%) Network Support
11 17 (5.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 16 (4.73%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 16 (4.73%) Network Analyst
13 15 (4.44%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
13 15 (4.44%) Desktop Support
14 14 (4.14%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (13.91%) 802.1X
2 10 (2.96%) XMPP
3 7 (2.07%) WAP
3 7 (2.07%) Web Services
4 3 (0.89%) CSS
5 2 (0.59%) Middleware
5 2 (0.59%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 74 (21.89%) Data Centre
2 43 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (8.88%) Blackberry
4 19 (5.62%) Management Information System
5 15 (4.44%) Client/Server
5 15 (4.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 12 (3.55%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (2.96%) RSA SecurID
8 9 (2.66%) Computer Science
9 8 (2.37%) Smartphone
9 8 (2.37%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.48%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.48%) iPad
10 5 (1.48%) NHS
11 4 (1.18%) CMDB
12 3 (0.89%) Clustering
12 3 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.89%) iPhone
13 2 (0.59%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 91 (26.92%) Windows
2 51 (15.09%) Windows 7
3 30 (8.88%) Linux
4 24 (7.10%) Windows Server
5 23 (6.80%) Mac OS X
6 21 (6.21%) Windows 10
7 16 (4.73%) Apple iOS
7 16 (4.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (3.55%) Windows 8
10 11 (3.25%) Android
10 11 (3.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (2.66%) Unix
12 3 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.89%) Solaris
13 2 (0.59%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.30%) CentOS
14 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.30%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (16.27%) ITIL
2 41 (12.13%) Change Management
3 32 (9.47%) Information Security
4 30 (8.88%) Load Balancing
5 25 (7.40%) Network Design
5 25 (7.40%) Service Management
6 24 (7.10%) Project Management
7 23 (6.80%) Migration
7 23 (6.80%) Network Management
7 23 (6.80%) Time Management
8 17 (5.03%) Problem Management
9 15 (4.44%) Validation
10 14 (4.14%) Identity Management
10 14 (4.14%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (3.55%) Network Monitoring
12 11 (3.25%) Penetration Testing
12 11 (3.25%) Service Delivery
13 10 (2.96%) Asset Management
13 10 (2.96%) Network Architecture
14 9 (2.66%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (2.66%) PowerShell
1 9 (2.66%) Python
2 8 (2.37%) C
2 8 (2.37%) SQL
3 7 (2.07%) Java
4 5 (1.48%) Perl
5 4 (1.18%) C++
6 3 (0.89%) MATLAB
6 3 (0.89%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.59%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.59%) VBScript
8 1 (0.30%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.30%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 134 (39.64%) Cisco Certification
2 99 (29.29%) CCNP
3 61 (18.05%) CCNA
4 52 (15.38%) CCIE
5 28 (8.28%) Security Cleared
6 25 (7.40%) CCSA
6 25 (7.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (6.80%) Degree
8 20 (5.92%) MCSE
9 15 (4.44%) MCSA
10 14 (4.14%) MCDST
10 14 (4.14%) Network+ Certification
11 13 (3.85%) ACDT
11 13 (3.85%) ACHDS
11 13 (3.85%) ACTC
11 13 (3.85%) MCP
11 13 (3.85%) MCSM
11 13 (3.85%) SC Cleared
12 12 (3.55%) CCDP
12 12 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.80%) SLA
2 20 (5.92%) PCI DSS
3 11 (3.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 79 (23.37%) Active Directory
2 28 (8.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (6.80%) Hyper-V
4 17 (5.03%) Virtual Servers
5 15 (4.44%) vSphere
6 14 (4.14%) Virtual Desktop
7 8 (2.37%) ProxySG
8 5 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (1.18%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.89%) Firmware
11 2 (0.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.59%) XenApp
11 2 (0.59%) XenServer
12 1 (0.30%) BIND 9
12 1 (0.30%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (7.99%) Cisco Prime
1 27 (7.99%) FortiGate
2 17 (5.03%) Nagios
3 14 (4.14%) SCCM
4 10 (2.96%) Cisco UCCX
4 10 (2.96%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (2.66%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (2.07%) Puppet
7 6 (1.78%) EnCase
8 5 (1.48%) Backup Exec
8 5 (1.48%) Cacti
8 5 (1.48%) OPNET
9 4 (1.18%) AirWatch
9 4 (1.18%) Ansible
9 4 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.89%) BladeLogic
10 3 (0.89%) Control-M
10 3 (0.89%) MIMEsweeper
10 3 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.89%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 248 (73.37%) Cisco
2 101 (29.88%) CheckPoint
3 81 (23.96%) Juniper
4 70 (20.71%) Microsoft
5 50 (14.79%) F5
6 46 (13.61%) Palo Alto
6 46 (13.61%) SolarWinds
7 38 (11.24%) Citrix
7 38 (11.24%) VMware
8 35 (10.36%) Aruba
9 30 (8.88%) Blue Coat
10 24 (7.10%) Apple
11 23 (6.80%) HP
11 23 (6.80%) Riverbed
12 18 (5.33%) Dell
12 18 (5.33%) Fortinet
12 18 (5.33%) Meraki
13 15 (4.44%) Avaya
13 15 (4.44%) LANDesk
14 12 (3.55%) Infoblox
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