The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Wireless Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Engineer
Rank 870 915 965
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Wireless Engineer 46 55 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.050% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.051% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 43 46 32
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%

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
94041 106882 116083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.40% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79248 88079 95023
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Wireless Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Wireless Engineer in the job title.

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 1 July 2016 within the UK.

Wireless Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Wireless Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +49 45 £47,500 -5.00% 4
South East +17 12 £45,000 -10.00%
London +46 10 £57,500 +15.00%
East of England +43 8 £45,000 +63.63% 2
Yorkshire - 6 £35,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 6 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire +6 5 £50,000 +42.85%
Sheffield - 5 £35,000 -
Berkshire +15 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Southampton - 4 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 4 £52,000 - 1
North West - 4 £33,000 -
Merseyside - 3 £33,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £52,000 - 1
Watford - 3 £45,000 -
Essex +12 2 £36,000 +30.90%
Reading +9 2 £43,750 -
Buckinghamshire +4 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Cambridgeshire -2 2 £55,000 - 2
High Wycombe -3 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Oxfordshire -14 1 £37,500 +15.38%
South West - 1 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £40,000 -
Wantage - 1 £37,500 -
Barnsley - 1 £37,500 - 1
Newbury - 1 £50,000 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £35,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £40,000 -

Wireless Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Wireless Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Wireless Engineer in the job title.

1 91 (100.00%) Wireless
2 57 (62.64%) Cisco
3 42 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (36.26%) Firewall
4 33 (36.26%) CCNP
5 31 (34.07%) WLAN
6 29 (31.87%) LAN
7 25 (27.47%) Network Design
7 25 (27.47%) Cisco Wireless
8 22 (24.18%) Aruba
8 22 (24.18%) WAN
9 21 (23.08%) CCNA
9 21 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
10 18 (19.78%) Network Security
11 17 (18.68%) CCIE
11 17 (18.68%) MPLS
12 16 (17.58%) VoIP
12 16 (17.58%) F5
12 16 (17.58%) Skype
13 13 (14.29%) Palo Alto
13 13 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (14.29%) TCP/IP
14 12 (13.19%) Cisco Prime
14 12 (13.19%) Presales
15 11 (12.09%) Riverbed
15 11 (12.09%) VPN
15 11 (12.09%) Degree
15 11 (12.09%) Blue Coat
16 10 (10.99%) VLAN

Wireless Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (5.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 91 (100.00%) Wireless
2 33 (36.26%) Firewall
3 31 (34.07%) WLAN
4 29 (31.87%) LAN
5 25 (27.47%) Cisco Wireless
6 22 (24.18%) WAN
7 21 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
8 18 (19.78%) Network Security
9 17 (18.68%) MPLS
10 16 (17.58%) Skype
10 16 (17.58%) VoIP
11 13 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (14.29%) TCP/IP
12 11 (12.09%) VPN
13 10 (10.99%) BGP
13 10 (10.99%) OSPF
13 10 (10.99%) VLAN
14 7 (7.69%) 802.11
15 6 (6.59%) Ethernet
General
1 8 (8.79%) Legal
1 8 (8.79%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.49%) Retail
3 2 (2.20%) Electronics
3 2 (2.20%) Finance
4 1 (1.10%) Games
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.69%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.20%) .NET
2 2 (2.20%) Unreal Engine
2 2 (2.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.40%) FMCG
1 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.30%) Robotics
3 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.20%) CAN bus
3 2 (2.20%) CCTV
3 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.20%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.20%) Home Automation
3 2 (2.20%) Internet of Things
3 2 (2.20%) Mechatronics
3 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.20%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.10%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.10%) EPoS
4 1 (1.10%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.10%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.10%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.40%) Linux
2 2 (2.20%) Unix
3 1 (1.10%) Windows
3 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.47%) Network Design
2 12 (13.19%) Presales
3 8 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (6.59%) ITIL
4 6 (6.59%) Product Management
5 5 (5.49%) High Availability
5 5 (5.49%) Load Balancing
5 5 (5.49%) Network Management
5 5 (5.49%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (5.49%) Network Planning
6 4 (4.40%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.40%) Service Management
6 4 (4.40%) Software Engineering
7 3 (3.30%) E-Commerce
7 3 (3.30%) Open Source
8 2 (2.20%) Digital Signal Processing
8 2 (2.20%) DRM
8 2 (2.20%) Project Management
8 2 (2.20%) Signal Processing
9 1 (1.10%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.69%) C
2 4 (4.40%) C++
2 4 (4.40%) Python
3 2 (2.20%) C#
3 2 (2.20%) Java
Qualifications
1 42 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (36.26%) CCNP
3 21 (23.08%) CCNA
4 17 (18.68%) CCIE
5 11 (12.09%) Degree
6 9 (9.89%) CCDA
7 8 (8.79%) Security Cleared
8 7 (7.69%) CCDP
9 5 (5.49%) CCDE
10 4 (4.40%) CWNA
11 3 (3.30%) HP ASE
11 3 (3.30%) HP MASE
11 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (13.19%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (4.40%) Opsview
3 1 (1.10%) Cacti
Vendors
1 57 (62.64%) Cisco
2 22 (24.18%) Aruba
3 16 (17.58%) F5
4 13 (14.29%) Palo Alto
5 11 (12.09%) Blue Coat
5 11 (12.09%) Riverbed
6 8 (8.79%) Meraki
7 6 (6.59%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.40%) HP
8 4 (4.40%) ION Trading
8 4 (4.40%) Ruckus Wireless
9 3 (3.30%) Brocade
9 3 (3.30%) Fortinet
9 3 (3.30%) Juniper
10 2 (2.20%) AirMagnet
10 2 (2.20%) ProCurve
10 2 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.10%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 1 (1.10%) Motorola
11 1 (1.10%) VMware
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