The table below looks at the statistics for the Wireless Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Engineer
Rank 855 870 860
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Wireless Engineer 42 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.018% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.019% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 20
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 £42,100 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
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

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

Wireless Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wireless Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Wireless Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Wireless Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless Engineer over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Wireless Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Wireless Engineer
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 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
England +18 40 £50,000 +5.26% 1
South East +35 28 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Berkshire - 27 £46,250 - 1
Reading - 18 £55,000 -
London +15 4 £55,000 +15.78%
West Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
North West - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 £55,000 -
Leeds - 2 £50,000 -
Slough - 2 £40,000 -
Newbury - 2 - - 1
Hampshire - 2 £38,250 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -
City of London - 2 £55,000 -
Surrey -6 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Basingstoke - 1 £21,500 -
Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £50,000 -
Oxford - 1 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £50,000 -

Wireless Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 78 (100.00%) Wireless
2 33 (42.31%) Telecoms
3 29 (37.18%) LTE
3 29 (37.18%) WLAN
4 28 (35.90%) GSM
4 28 (35.90%) Degree
5 27 (34.62%) UMTS
6 25 (32.05%) WiMAX
7 23 (29.49%) Cisco
8 21 (26.92%) Nortel
8 21 (26.92%) Ericsson
8 21 (26.92%) Nokia
8 21 (26.92%) RNC
8 21 (26.92%) 3G
8 21 (26.92%) QA
8 21 (26.92%) 2G
8 21 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (25.64%) Service Delivery
10 19 (24.36%) Linux
11 16 (20.51%) Radio Access Network
12 15 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
13 14 (17.95%) 802.11
14 13 (16.67%) LAN
14 13 (16.67%) TCP/IP
15 12 (15.38%) Network Design
15 12 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
16 11 (14.10%) CCNA
16 11 (14.10%) SLA
17 9 (11.54%) Computer Science
17 9 (11.54%) 4G

Wireless Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 (6.41%) CMS
2 2 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 78 (100.00%) Wireless
2 29 (37.18%) LTE
2 29 (37.18%) WLAN
3 28 (35.90%) GSM
4 27 (34.62%) UMTS
5 25 (32.05%) WiMAX
6 21 (26.92%) RNC
6 21 (26.92%) 2G
6 21 (26.92%) 3G
7 16 (20.51%) Radio Access Network
8 15 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
9 14 (17.95%) 802.11
10 13 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 13 (16.67%) LAN
11 9 (11.54%) 3GPP
11 9 (11.54%) VoIP
11 9 (11.54%) 4G
12 7 (8.97%) SSH
12 7 (8.97%) Ethernet
12 7 (8.97%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.56%) MySQL
1 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
General
1 33 (42.31%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.41%) Finance
3 4 (5.13%) Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.36%) Linux
2 7 (8.97%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.64%) Service Delivery
2 12 (15.38%) Network Design
3 8 (10.26%) Project Management
4 7 (8.97%) Network Architecture
5 6 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 5 (6.41%) Network Management
7 4 (5.13%) Time Management
8 2 (2.56%) System Testing
9 1 (1.28%) Workflow Management
9 1 (1.28%) Workflow
9 1 (1.28%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.41%) C
2 2 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (35.90%) Degree
2 12 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (14.10%) CCNA
4 6 (7.69%) CCNP
5 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.28%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (26.92%) QA
2 11 (14.10%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (5.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) OPNET
Vendors
1 23 (29.49%) Cisco
2 21 (26.92%) Ericsson
2 21 (26.92%) Nokia
2 21 (26.92%) Nortel
3 7 (8.97%) Juniper
3 7 (8.97%) Aerohive Networks
4 6 (7.69%) Aruba
5 3 (3.85%) Ruckus Wireless
6 2 (2.56%) Meraki
6 2 (2.56%) Meru Networks
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle
6 2 (2.56%) Dell
7 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.28%) Websense
7 1 (1.28%) VMware
7 1 (1.28%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.28%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.28%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.28%) SolarWinds
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