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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 232 238 262
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +24
Contract jobs citing Wireless 202 215 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.95% 0.92% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.80% 6.92% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 152 106
Median daily rate £425 £369 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.25% +13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £221 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.96% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.78% +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £35.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +72.83%
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
2970 3106 2775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.91% 13.29% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2025 2008 1774
Median daily rate £425 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 93 82
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -3.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

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 June 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
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 June 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 +18 19 £445 +9.20% 10
Croydon - 4 £511 - 2
Hounslow 0 2 £274 -4.78%
Greenwich - 2 - -
Brentford - 2 £193 -
Ilford -1 1 - -
Hendon - 1 £550 -
Wimbledon - 1 £250 -
Mayfair - 1 £400 -
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 276 (70.95%) Cisco
2 204 (52.44%) Firewall
3 184 (47.30%) Cisco Certification
4 169 (43.44%) WAN
5 159 (40.87%) LAN
6 137 (35.22%) CCNP
7 100 (25.71%) ITIL
8 99 (25.45%) TCP/IP
9 97 (24.94%) CCNA
10 87 (22.37%) Network Security
11 82 (21.08%) Cisco ASA
12 81 (20.82%) CheckPoint
12 81 (20.82%) Windows
13 79 (20.31%) VPN
14 78 (20.05%) Data Centre
15 73 (18.77%) CCIE
16 66 (16.97%) MPLS
17 65 (16.71%) Cisco Wireless
18 62 (15.94%) VoIP
19 61 (15.68%) Juniper
20 60 (15.42%) Finance
21 58 (14.91%) Microsoft
22 57 (14.65%) BGP
23 56 (14.40%) OSPF
24 54 (13.88%) DNS
25 51 (13.11%) Network Design
26 50 (12.85%) Active Directory
27 49 (12.60%) Cisco Nexus
28 47 (12.08%) Change Management
29 45 (11.57%) DHCP

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 15 (3.86%) MS Exchange
2 11 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (2.31%) Skype for Business
4 8 (2.06%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (1.54%) IBM Notes
6 6 (1.54%) JBoss
7 5 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.29%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.29%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.77%) IIS
10 2 (0.51%) CMS
11 1 (0.26%) Apache
11 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 41 (10.54%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.91%) MS Office
3 15 (3.86%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.51%) MS Project
4 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.26%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.26%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 3 (0.77%) assyst
2 1 (0.26%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.40%) Office 365
2 13 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (1.29%) Google Apps
5 4 (1.03%) IaaS
6 3 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.77%) PaaS
6 3 (0.77%) SaaS
7 2 (0.51%) Google Play
8 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.26%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 204 (52.44%) Firewall
2 169 (43.44%) WAN
3 159 (40.87%) LAN
4 99 (25.45%) TCP/IP
5 87 (22.37%) Network Security
6 82 (21.08%) Cisco ASA
7 79 (20.31%) VPN
8 66 (16.97%) MPLS
9 65 (16.71%) Cisco Wireless
10 62 (15.94%) VoIP
11 57 (14.65%) BGP
12 56 (14.40%) OSPF
13 54 (13.88%) DNS
14 49 (12.60%) Cisco Nexus
15 45 (11.57%) DHCP
16 41 (10.54%) Internet
17 39 (10.03%) EIGRP
18 35 (9.00%) VLAN
19 30 (7.71%) IP Telephony
20 28 (7.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.80%) Oracle Database
2 7 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.29%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (1.03%) MariaDB
5 4 (1.03%) MySQL
5 4 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.26%) FileMaker
7 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (2.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.26%) Android Studio
2 1 (0.26%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.26%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.26%) Gradle
2 1 (0.26%) JIRA
2 1 (0.26%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.26%) Maven
2 1 (0.26%) Selenium
2 1 (0.26%) Selenium IDE
General
1 60 (15.42%) Finance
2 18 (4.63%) Banking
2 18 (4.63%) Retail
3 17 (4.37%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.83%) Legal
5 5 (1.29%) Billing
6 4 (1.03%) Games
6 4 (1.03%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.77%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.77%) Publishing
8 2 (0.51%) Back Office
8 2 (0.51%) Electronics
8 2 (0.51%) Law
8 2 (0.51%) Marketing
8 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 170 (43.70%) Network Engineer
2 55 (14.14%) Architect
3 41 (10.54%) Analyst
4 38 (9.77%) Senior Network Engineer
5 36 (9.25%) Security Engineer
6 35 (9.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 34 (8.74%) Network Security Engineer
8 30 (7.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 25 (6.43%) Network Architect
10 21 (5.40%) Network Analyst
11 19 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
11 19 (4.88%) Voice Engineer
12 17 (4.37%) Voice Network Engineer
13 15 (3.86%) Designer
13 15 (3.86%) Support Analyst
13 15 (3.86%) VoIP Engineer
14 14 (3.60%) Support Engineer
15 13 (3.34%) Design Engineer
15 13 (3.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 13 (3.34%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (9.77%) 802.1X
2 6 (1.54%) Middleware
2 6 (1.54%) XMPP
3 5 (1.29%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (0.77%) Android SDK
4 3 (0.77%) REST
4 3 (0.77%) SOAP
5 2 (0.51%) CSS
5 2 (0.51%) JSON
5 2 (0.51%) SAML
6 1 (0.26%) .NET
6 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.26%) HTML
6 1 (0.26%) iOS SDK
6 1 (0.26%) Java Concurrency
6 1 (0.26%) JMS
6 1 (0.26%) Node.js
6 1 (0.26%) PhoneGap
6 1 (0.26%) Web Services
6 1 (0.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 78 (20.05%) Data Centre
2 34 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.37%) Management Information System
4 16 (4.11%) PKI
5 15 (3.86%) Blackberry
6 13 (3.34%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (1.54%) BYOD
7 6 (1.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (1.54%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.29%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.03%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.03%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.03%) Statistics
9 4 (1.03%) User Experience
10 3 (0.77%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.77%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.77%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.51%) Clustering
11 2 (0.51%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.51%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 81 (20.82%) Windows
2 32 (8.23%) Windows Server
3 26 (6.68%) Linux
3 26 (6.68%) Windows 7
4 21 (5.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (4.37%) Unix
6 16 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (3.60%) Mac OS X
7 14 (3.60%) Windows 10
8 13 (3.34%) Solaris
8 13 (3.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (2.31%) Windows XP
10 7 (1.80%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.80%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.54%) Android
12 3 (0.77%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.51%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.26%) VMS
14 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (25.71%) ITIL
2 51 (13.11%) Network Design
3 47 (12.08%) Change Management
4 34 (8.74%) Network Monitoring
5 32 (8.23%) Network Management
6 29 (7.46%) Project Management
7 21 (5.40%) Migration
8 20 (5.14%) Load Balancing
9 17 (4.37%) Network Architecture
10 16 (4.11%) Information Security
11 15 (3.86%) Service Management
11 15 (3.86%) Time Management
12 14 (3.60%) Problem Management
13 13 (3.34%) WAN Optimisation
14 12 (3.08%) Penetration Testing
15 11 (2.83%) Change Control
15 11 (2.83%) High Availability
15 11 (2.83%) Incident Management
15 11 (2.83%) Mentoring
15 11 (2.83%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.34%) Java
2 11 (2.83%) Shell Script
3 10 (2.57%) Python
4 9 (2.31%) Perl
4 9 (2.31%) SQL
5 8 (2.06%) C
6 6 (1.54%) C++
6 6 (1.54%) Ruby
7 5 (1.29%) C#
7 5 (1.29%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.51%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.26%) XAML
Qualifications
1 184 (47.30%) Cisco Certification
2 137 (35.22%) CCNP
3 97 (24.94%) CCNA
4 73 (18.77%) CCIE
5 42 (10.80%) Security Cleared
6 29 (7.46%) Degree
7 27 (6.94%) CCDP
8 23 (5.91%) SC Cleared
9 16 (4.11%) DV Cleared
10 13 (3.34%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (2.83%) CCSE
11 11 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (2.83%) MCP
11 11 (2.83%) MCSE
12 10 (2.57%) JNCIP
13 9 (2.31%) MCSA
14 8 (2.06%) CISSP
15 7 (1.80%) JNCIE
16 6 (1.54%) CCNP Voice
17 5 (1.29%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.11%) SLA
2 7 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.03%) QA
4 2 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.51%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.26%) WAI
System Software
1 50 (12.85%) Active Directory
2 26 (6.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.83%) VMware ESX
4 9 (2.31%) vSphere
5 8 (2.06%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (1.80%) ProxySG
7 6 (1.54%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (1.29%) Hyper-V
8 5 (1.29%) ISA Server
8 5 (1.29%) UAG
8 5 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.29%) XenApp
9 1 (0.26%) Samba
9 1 (0.26%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (8.23%) FortiGate
2 22 (5.66%) Cisco Prime
3 17 (4.37%) SCCM
4 13 (3.34%) Nagios
5 12 (3.08%) Cacti
6 9 (2.31%) Norton AntiVirus
7 8 (2.06%) SolarWinds Orion
8 7 (1.80%) OpenView
9 6 (1.54%) SmokePing
10 5 (1.29%) Control-M
10 5 (1.29%) MIMEsweeper
10 5 (1.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (1.29%) Oracle Identity Management
11 4 (1.03%) BladeLogic
11 4 (1.03%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (1.03%) OPNET
12 3 (0.77%) Failover Clustering
12 3 (0.77%) WSUS
13 2 (0.51%) Cisco UCCX
13 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 276 (70.95%) Cisco
2 81 (20.82%) CheckPoint
3 61 (15.68%) Juniper
4 58 (14.91%) Microsoft
5 44 (11.31%) SolarWinds
6 41 (10.54%) F5
7 40 (10.28%) Aruba
8 37 (9.51%) Riverbed
9 36 (9.25%) Palo Alto
10 29 (7.46%) Citrix
10 29 (7.46%) VMware
11 26 (6.68%) Remedy
12 25 (6.43%) HP
13 23 (5.91%) NICE Systems
14 21 (5.40%) Blue Coat
15 17 (4.37%) Fortinet
16 16 (4.11%) Oracle
17 13 (3.34%) Meraki
18 10 (2.57%) Nokia
18 10 (2.57%) Symantec
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