The table below looks at the statistics for the Wireless Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Engineer
Rank 826 844 858
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Wireless Engineer 39 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.019% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.020% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 17
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
Wireless Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98061 95266 102493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.72% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82304 78117 89013
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Wireless Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireless Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Wireless Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Wireless Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireless Engineer across the England region.

Wireless Engineer Salary Trend in England

Wireless Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Wireless Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Wireless Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +13 27 £50,000 +25.00%
London -16 5 £56,250 +18.42%
West Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -
Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
North West - 1 - -
Wireless Engineer
UK

Wireless Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Wireless Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Wireless Engineer in their job title.

1 77 (100.00%) Wireless
2 34 (44.16%) Telecoms
3 30 (38.96%) LTE
4 29 (37.66%) GSM
4 29 (37.66%) Degree
5 28 (36.36%) UMTS
6 27 (35.06%) WLAN
7 26 (33.77%) WiMAX
8 22 (28.57%) Nortel
8 22 (28.57%) Ericsson
8 22 (28.57%) Nokia
8 22 (28.57%) 3G
8 22 (28.57%) 2G
8 22 (28.57%) RNC
8 22 (28.57%) QA
8 22 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (27.27%) Cisco
9 21 (27.27%) Service Delivery
10 19 (24.68%) Linux
11 17 (22.08%) Radio Access Network
12 15 (19.48%) Wi-Fi
13 14 (18.18%) TCP/IP
13 14 (18.18%) 802.11
14 12 (15.58%) LAN
15 11 (14.29%) SLA
15 11 (14.29%) CCNA
15 11 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
15 11 (14.29%) Network Design
16 9 (11.69%) 3GPP
16 9 (11.69%) VoIP

Wireless Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Wireless Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Wireless Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.49%) CMS
2 2 (2.60%) Apache
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 77 (100.00%) Wireless
2 30 (38.96%) LTE
3 29 (37.66%) GSM
4 28 (36.36%) UMTS
5 27 (35.06%) WLAN
6 26 (33.77%) WiMAX
7 22 (28.57%) RNC
7 22 (28.57%) 2G
7 22 (28.57%) 3G
8 17 (22.08%) Radio Access Network
9 15 (19.48%) Wi-Fi
10 14 (18.18%) 802.11
10 14 (18.18%) TCP/IP
11 12 (15.58%) LAN
12 9 (11.69%) 3GPP
12 9 (11.69%) VoIP
12 9 (11.69%) 4G
13 7 (9.09%) SSH
13 7 (9.09%) Ethernet
13 7 (9.09%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.60%) MySQL
1 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
General
1 34 (44.16%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.79%) Finance
3 4 (5.19%) Banking
4 2 (2.60%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.69%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.68%) Linux
2 7 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 11 (14.29%) Network Design
3 8 (10.39%) Project Management
4 7 (9.09%) Network Architecture
5 6 (7.79%) Network Management
5 6 (7.79%) Performance Management
6 3 (3.90%) Time Management
7 2 (2.60%) System Testing
8 1 (1.30%) Workflow Management
8 1 (1.30%) Workflow
8 1 (1.30%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.49%) C
2 2 (2.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (37.66%) Degree
2 11 (14.29%) CCNA
2 11 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.49%) CCNP
4 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (28.57%) QA
2 11 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (5.19%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) OPNET
Vendors
1 22 (28.57%) Ericsson
1 22 (28.57%) Nokia
1 22 (28.57%) Nortel
2 21 (27.27%) Cisco
3 7 (9.09%) Juniper
3 7 (9.09%) Aerohive Networks
4 6 (7.79%) Aruba
5 3 (3.90%) Ruckus Wireless
6 2 (2.60%) Meraki
6 2 (2.60%) Meru Networks
6 2 (2.60%) Riverbed
6 2 (2.60%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle
6 2 (2.60%) Dell
7 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.30%) Websense
7 1 (1.30%) VMware
7 1 (1.30%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.30%) Fortinet