The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
UK
Rank 233 252 207
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -45
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 1205 1291 1647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.43% 1.31% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.52% 7.87% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 1048 1238
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
14141 16414 18857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.80% 16.70% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11489 13634 15290
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wireless
Salary Trend

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

Wireless Salary Trend in the UK

Wireless
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 within the UK.

Wireless Salary Histogram in the UK

Wireless
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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 +13 1121 £42,500 -5.55% 157
London +36 409 £51,250 -6.81% 51
South East +13 281 £40,000 -15.78% 39
East of England +51 137 £55,000 +57.14% 22
Cambridgeshire +55 90 £55,000 +69.23% 15
Berkshire -16 86 £53,500 +1.90% 12
Cambridge +47 73 £55,000 +33.33% 13
City of London +32 73 £50,000 -2.43% 15
Yorkshire 0 71 £40,000 -3.61% 7
East Midlands +34 69 £42,500 +19.08% 6
South West +39 64 £40,000 +14.28% 7
North West -20 52 £36,750 -13.52% 6
Surrey +38 49 £45,000 +24.80% 2
West Midlands -6 48 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Reading -19 41 £57,500 +4.54% 5
Scotland +32 35 £37,500 -11.24% 8
Manchester -16 32 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Kent +18 31 £57,500 +130.00% 3
West Yorkshire +10 31 £37,250 -10.24% 4
Oxfordshire +34 30 £35,000 -20.45% 2
Hampshire -21 30 £37,500 -32.73% 9
Northamptonshire +27 29 £42,500 -5.55%
Bedfordshire +22 26 £50,000 +1.01%
Hertfordshire -6 26 £28,500 -28.75% 7
South Yorkshire +9 23 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 22 £42,500 -8.10% 1
Sheffield +22 21 £40,000 -29.82% 1
Brighton +33 20 £35,000 -30.00% 5
East Sussex +32 20 £35,000 -30.00% 7
Coventry +23 20 £37,000 - 5

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Wireless.

1 1522 (59.94%) Cisco
2 1229 (48.40%) Firewall
3 1035 (40.76%) Cisco Certification
4 928 (36.55%) LAN
5 812 (31.98%) WAN
6 739 (29.11%) VPN
7 723 (28.48%) CCNP
8 711 (28.00%) Windows
9 630 (24.81%) CCNA
10 556 (21.90%) Data Centre
11 550 (21.66%) Microsoft
12 455 (17.92%) ITIL
13 453 (17.84%) DNS
14 452 (17.80%) Network Security
15 449 (17.68%) Cisco ASA
16 445 (17.53%) Degree
17 443 (17.45%) TCP/IP
18 426 (16.78%) VMware
19 406 (15.99%) CheckPoint
20 402 (15.83%) Juniper
20 402 (15.83%) Telecoms
21 387 (15.24%) OSPF
22 375 (14.77%) BGP
23 374 (14.73%) DHCP
24 373 (14.69%) Active Directory
25 366 (14.42%) MPLS
26 350 (13.78%) Cisco Nexus
27 330 (13.00%) Network Design
28 323 (12.72%) Palo Alto
28 323 (12.72%) Cisco Wireless

Wireless
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
1 216 (8.51%) MS Exchange
2 89 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 87 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 85 (3.35%) Skype for Business
5 68 (2.68%) IIS
6 57 (2.24%) SharePoint
7 55 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 23 (0.91%) OpenStack
9 17 (0.67%) Tomcat
10 16 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (0.32%) Apache
11 8 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.16%) nginx
13 3 (0.12%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.12%) JBoss
14 2 (0.079%) Drupal
14 2 (0.079%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.079%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.079%) WordPress
15 1 (0.039%) Umbraco
Applications
1 265 (10.44%) MS Excel
2 207 (8.15%) MS Office
3 35 (1.38%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.16%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.12%) MS Project
7 2 (0.079%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 2 (0.079%) PTC Creo
7 2 (0.079%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.039%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.039%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.039%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.039%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.039%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.039%) Revit
8 1 (0.039%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.079%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.079%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.079%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 157 (6.18%) Office 365
2 90 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
4 48 (1.89%) SaaS
5 29 (1.14%) IaaS
6 22 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.32%) G Suite
8 7 (0.28%) Mimecast
9 6 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 4 (0.16%) GitHub
11 4 (0.16%) PaaS
12 3 (0.12%) OneDrive
12 3 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.039%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 1229 (48.40%) Firewall
2 928 (36.55%) LAN
3 812 (31.98%) WAN
4 739 (29.11%) VPN
5 453 (17.84%) DNS
6 452 (17.80%) Network Security
7 449 (17.68%) Cisco ASA
8 443 (17.45%) TCP/IP
9 387 (15.24%) OSPF
10 375 (14.77%) BGP
11 374 (14.73%) DHCP
12 366 (14.42%) MPLS
13 350 (13.78%) Cisco Nexus
14 323 (12.72%) Cisco Wireless
15 300 (11.82%) VoIP
16 265 (10.44%) WLAN
17 250 (9.85%) Wi-Fi
18 246 (9.69%) VLAN
19 193 (7.60%) Cisco IOS
20 190 (7.48%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (4.73%) SQL Server
2 32 (1.26%) MySQL
2 32 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (0.51%) Relational Database
6 12 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (0.35%) NoSQL
8 6 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.20%) Informix
10 4 (0.16%) GIS
10 4 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.12%) Big Data
11 3 (0.12%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.079%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.079%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.079%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.039%) Essbase
13 1 (0.039%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.039%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 31 (1.22%) Git (software)
2 18 (0.71%) Burp Suite
2 18 (0.71%) Subversion
3 17 (0.67%) Metasploit
4 10 (0.39%) JIRA
4 10 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
5 9 (0.35%) Visual Studio
5 9 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 8 (0.32%) CppUnit
6 8 (0.32%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.16%) LabVIEW
8 3 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.12%) JUnit
8 3 (0.12%) Selenium
9 2 (0.079%) Buildbot
9 2 (0.079%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.079%) NUnit
9 2 (0.079%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.039%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.039%) Trac
General
1 402 (15.83%) Telecoms
2 275 (10.83%) Finance
3 115 (4.53%) Electronics
4 66 (2.60%) Retail
5 65 (2.56%) Marketing
6 61 (2.40%) Legal
7 59 (2.32%) Banking
8 54 (2.13%) Manufacturing
9 32 (1.26%) Law
10 25 (0.98%) Publishing
11 24 (0.95%) Investment Banking
12 22 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
13 19 (0.75%) Games
14 17 (0.67%) Automotive
15 14 (0.55%) Advertising
15 14 (0.55%) Back Office
16 11 (0.43%) Billing
17 9 (0.35%) Aerospace
18 7 (0.28%) Spanish Language
19 6 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 844 (33.24%) Network Engineer
2 260 (10.24%) Analyst
3 252 (9.93%) Cisco Engineer
4 230 (9.06%) Support Engineer
5 215 (8.47%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 188 (7.40%) Senior Network Engineer
7 153 (6.03%) Security Engineer
8 137 (5.40%) Embedded Engineer
9 125 (4.92%) Network Analyst
10 124 (4.88%) Consultant
10 124 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 120 (4.73%) Network Security Engineer
12 118 (4.65%) Architect
13 109 (4.29%) Network Support
13 109 (4.29%) Software Engineer
14 108 (4.25%) IT Support
15 93 (3.66%) Support Analyst
16 91 (3.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
17 90 (3.54%) IT Engineer
18 89 (3.51%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (6.18%) 802.1X
2 55 (2.17%) .NET
3 45 (1.77%) Web Services
4 29 (1.14%) HTML
5 16 (0.63%) HTML5
6 14 (0.55%) CSS
6 14 (0.55%) Flash
7 12 (0.47%) XML
8 11 (0.43%) REST
9 10 (0.39%) .NET Framework
9 10 (0.39%) Middleware
9 10 (0.39%) Qt
10 9 (0.35%) AngularJS
10 9 (0.35%) MFC
10 9 (0.35%) Qt Quick
11 8 (0.32%) XMPP
12 7 (0.28%) Ruby on Rails
13 6 (0.24%) Regular Expression
14 5 (0.20%) jQuery
14 5 (0.20%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 556 (21.90%) Data Centre
2 193 (7.60%) Analytical Skills
3 116 (4.57%) Computer Science
4 99 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 64 (2.52%) Video Conferencing
6 59 (2.32%) Mathematics
6 59 (2.32%) Mobile App
7 51 (2.01%) Driving Licence
8 40 (1.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 38 (1.50%) BYOD
10 37 (1.46%) PKI
11 34 (1.34%) Embedded Systems
12 31 (1.22%) Clustering
13 28 (1.10%) Statistics
13 28 (1.10%) User Experience
14 23 (0.91%) CESG
14 23 (0.91%) Cryptography
15 22 (0.87%) Internet of Things
15 22 (0.87%) Smartphone
16 21 (0.83%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 711 (28.00%) Windows
2 293 (11.54%) Windows Server
3 291 (11.46%) Linux
4 177 (6.97%) Windows 7
5 150 (5.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 144 (5.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 106 (4.17%) Unix
8 82 (3.23%) Mac OS X
9 68 (2.68%) Windows 10
10 65 (2.56%) Windows XP
11 63 (2.48%) Windows 8
12 56 (2.21%) Android
13 47 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
14 27 (1.06%) Apple iOS
15 19 (0.75%) Solaris
16 17 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 15 (0.59%) CentOS
18 14 (0.55%) Ubuntu
19 13 (0.51%) Mac OS
20 12 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 455 (17.92%) ITIL
2 330 (13.00%) Network Design
3 206 (8.11%) Network Management
4 189 (7.44%) Presales
5 171 (6.73%) Project Management
6 158 (6.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 151 (5.95%) Information Security
8 140 (5.51%) Software Engineering
9 139 (5.47%) Service Delivery
10 128 (5.04%) Change Management
11 126 (4.96%) Network Architecture
12 125 (4.92%) Network Monitoring
13 117 (4.61%) Service Management
14 114 (4.49%) High Availability
15 112 (4.41%) Mentoring
16 99 (3.90%) Load Balancing
17 95 (3.74%) Business Continuity
18 94 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
19 92 (3.62%) Migration
20 87 (3.43%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 218 (8.59%) C
2 177 (6.97%) Python
3 174 (6.85%) C++
4 127 (5.00%) SQL
5 81 (3.19%) Embedded C
6 78 (3.07%) Perl
7 72 (2.84%) Java
8 41 (1.61%) Embedded C++
9 40 (1.58%) Ruby
10 37 (1.46%) PowerShell
11 33 (1.30%) C#
12 32 (1.26%) PHP
13 30 (1.18%) Tcl
14 28 (1.10%) MATLAB
15 25 (0.98%) Bash Shell
16 16 (0.63%) JavaScript
17 14 (0.55%) Assembly Language
18 12 (0.47%) VB
19 11 (0.43%) ANSI C
20 9 (0.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1035 (40.76%) Cisco Certification
2 723 (28.48%) CCNP
3 630 (24.81%) CCNA
4 445 (17.53%) Degree
5 226 (8.90%) CCIE
6 133 (5.24%) Security Cleared
7 128 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 104 (4.10%) SC Cleared
9 78 (3.07%) MCSE
10 74 (2.91%) CCSP
11 67 (2.64%) CCIP
12 63 (2.48%) CREST Certified
13 57 (2.24%) MCSA
14 55 (2.17%) CISSP
14 55 (2.17%) MCP
15 48 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 42 (1.65%) CCDP
17 40 (1.58%) CCSA
17 40 (1.58%) OSCP
18 37 (1.46%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (5.40%) SLA
2 79 (3.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 72 (2.84%) PCI DSS
4 23 (0.91%) QA
5 22 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 19 (0.75%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.24%) MISRA
8 5 (0.20%) ISO 14001
8 5 (0.20%) MISRA C
9 4 (0.16%) COBIT
10 1 (0.039%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 7816
10 1 (0.039%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 373 (14.69%) Active Directory
2 322 (12.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 166 (6.54%) Hyper-V
4 101 (3.98%) Firmware
5 67 (2.64%) vSphere
6 34 (1.34%) Virtual Servers
7 28 (1.10%) VMware ESX
7 28 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
8 25 (0.98%) Virtual Desktop
9 23 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 23 (0.91%) XenApp
10 20 (0.79%) Terminal Services
11 15 (0.59%) KVM
12 14 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
13 12 (0.47%) ProxySG
14 9 (0.35%) XenDesktop
14 9 (0.35%) XenServer
15 7 (0.28%) Squid
16 4 (0.16%) FreeRADIUS
16 4 (0.16%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 116 (4.57%) Cisco Prime
2 105 (4.14%) Cisco CUCM
3 56 (2.21%) FortiGate
4 51 (2.01%) SCCM
5 37 (1.46%) Nagios
6 32 (1.26%) Nessus
7 22 (0.87%) SCOM
8 21 (0.83%) Backup Exec
8 21 (0.83%) SolarWinds Orion
9 20 (0.79%) Puppet
10 16 (0.63%) Cacti
10 16 (0.63%) TrustSec
11 15 (0.59%) Cisco CME
12 13 (0.51%) Ansible
12 13 (0.51%) Nmap
13 11 (0.43%) Cisco UCCX
13 11 (0.43%) WSUS
14 10 (0.39%) HP NNM
15 9 (0.35%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
15 9 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1522 (59.94%) Cisco
2 550 (21.66%) Microsoft
3 426 (16.78%) VMware
4 406 (15.99%) CheckPoint
5 402 (15.83%) Juniper
6 323 (12.72%) Palo Alto
7 280 (11.03%) HP
8 270 (10.63%) F5
9 179 (7.05%) SolarWinds
10 177 (6.97%) Citrix
11 168 (6.62%) Meraki
12 157 (6.18%) Aruba
13 145 (5.71%) Fortinet
14 114 (4.49%) Riverbed
15 102 (4.02%) Avaya
16 80 (3.15%) Extreme Networks
17 65 (2.56%) Mitel
18 62 (2.44%) SonicWALL
19 61 (2.40%) Apple
20 55 (2.17%) Dell
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: DOE
Posted: 40 minutes ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent pension + holidays
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + competitive bonus package
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Training, Overtime
Posted: 8 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Copropratebenefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Ingenio
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 24 Days Holiday - Pension Scheme - P
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The North Starr
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
83Zero
Salary: From £55000 to £70000 per annum, + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
83Zero
Salary: From £55000 to £70000 per annum, + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Flexible Worki
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum + negotiable and competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Flexible Worki
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 65k OTE
Posted: 7 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
VIQU
Salary: £45k - 65k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, 30 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago