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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Engineer
Rank 869 858 857
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Wireless Engineer 38 16 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.015% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.016% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 35 15 30
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £47,500 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -

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
109120 101188 111394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.25% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 88233 84007 95056
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 2014 within the UK.

Wireless Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Wireless Engineer
Top 19 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 2 September 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 -4 37 £47,000 -1.05% 5
South East -7 17 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Berkshire +8 15 £35,000 +7.69% 1
East of England - 12 £57,250 - 1
Reading +2 8 £30,000 -7.69%
Luton - 6 £61,250 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £52,500 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £61,250 - 1
North West - 4 £23,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £55,000 -
London -11 2 £46,500 -2.10% 1
Newbury - 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire +6 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £70,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £23,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £52,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £52,500 -
Wantage - 1 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £70,000 -

Wireless Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 51 (100.00%) Wireless
2 23 (45.10%) WLAN
3 19 (37.25%) Cisco
4 18 (35.29%) Linux
5 16 (31.37%) Network Design
6 15 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (29.41%) Wi-Fi
7 14 (27.45%) UNIX
8 12 (23.53%) Project Management
9 11 (21.57%) 802.11
9 11 (21.57%) Telecoms
9 11 (21.57%) CCNA
10 10 (19.61%) CCNP
10 10 (19.61%) Juniper
10 10 (19.61%) TCP/IP
10 10 (19.61%) 3GPP
11 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
12 8 (15.69%) Degree
12 8 (15.69%) Aruba
12 8 (15.69%) Radio Access Network
12 8 (15.69%) GSM
12 8 (15.69%) LAN
12 8 (15.69%) Internet
13 7 (13.73%) SS7
13 7 (13.73%) Ethernet
13 7 (13.73%) SMS
13 7 (13.73%) VoIP
13 7 (13.73%) Network Architecture
13 7 (13.73%) Wireless Security
13 7 (13.73%) LTE

Wireless Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (9.80%) CMS
2 2 (3.92%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 51 (100.00%) Wireless
2 23 (45.10%) WLAN
3 15 (29.41%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (21.57%) 802.11
5 10 (19.61%) TCP/IP
5 10 (19.61%) 3GPP
6 8 (15.69%) GSM
6 8 (15.69%) LAN
6 8 (15.69%) Internet
6 8 (15.69%) Radio Access Network
7 7 (13.73%) Wireless Security
7 7 (13.73%) LTE
7 7 (13.73%) 4G
7 7 (13.73%) SMS
7 7 (13.73%) VoIP
7 7 (13.73%) Ethernet
7 7 (13.73%) SS7
8 6 (11.76%) UMTS
8 6 (11.76%) Network Security
9 5 (9.80%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) MySQL
2 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
General
1 11 (21.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Banking
2 1 (1.96%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.84%) Firmware
3 4 (7.84%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Linux
2 14 (27.45%) UNIX
3 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Network Design
2 12 (23.53%) Project Management
3 7 (13.73%) Network Architecture
4 6 (11.76%) Time Management
4 6 (11.76%) Performance Management
5 4 (7.84%) Network Management
6 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.96%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.96%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.96%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) PHP
2 1 (1.96%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) Python
2 1 (1.96%) C
2 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (21.57%) CCNA
3 10 (19.61%) CCNP
4 8 (15.69%) Degree
5 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.92%) CWNA
7 1 (1.96%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) KVM
2 4 (7.84%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Cisco
2 10 (19.61%) Juniper
3 8 (15.69%) Aruba
4 6 (11.76%) Aerohive Networks
5 4 (7.84%) Foundry
6 3 (5.88%) Oracle
7 2 (3.92%) VMware
7 2 (3.92%) Dell
8 1 (1.96%) EMC
8 1 (1.96%) Avaya
8 1 (1.96%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.96%) BT
8 1 (1.96%) Ruckus Wireless
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