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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 236 233 249
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 1345 1516 1368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.41% 1.38% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.34% 8.34% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1077 1196 1082
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,825 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +0.58%

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
16133 18186 20683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.94% 16.60% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13195 15112 16297
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 September 2016 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 28 September 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 -4 1256 £45,000 - 185
London -19 427 £55,000 +10.00% 44
South East +4 293 £47,500 +5.55% 49
East of England +25 120 £47,500 -5.00% 29
North West -4 101 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Berkshire -14 93 £45,000 -10.00% 18
South West +6 81 £35,936 +10.57% 15
Yorkshire -11 75 £40,000 -4.19% 10
West Midlands -18 73 £40,000 +25.00% 11
East Midlands +31 63 £35,125 -6.33% 10
Hampshire +21 62 £45,000 - 7
Manchester +2 59 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Cambridgeshire +19 56 £50,000 -25.92% 20
West Yorkshire -12 54 £45,000 -10.00% 9
City of London +8 52 £60,000 +14.28% 6
Reading 0 47 £57,500 +27.77% 6
Cambridge +17 44 £47,500 -34.48% 17
Leeds -12 44 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Surrey -1 38 £50,000 +9.89% 10
Hertfordshire +11 37 £47,500 -1.04% 7
Scotland +46 36 £35,000 -24.73% 3
Birmingham -17 36 £40,500 -42.14% 8
Bristol +32 33 £43,500 +24.28% 5
Kent +27 29 £50,500 +26.25% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 27 £41,250 -2.94% 3
Leicestershire +8 26 £45,000 +40.62% 4
Brighton +32 25 £50,000 +122.22% 4
East Sussex +29 25 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Cheshire +12 21 £30,000 -20.00%
South Yorkshire +26 20 £35,000 -30.00% 1

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 1575 (56.57%) Cisco
2 1299 (46.66%) Firewall
3 1079 (38.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1046 (37.57%) LAN
5 963 (34.59%) WAN
6 813 (29.20%) Windows
7 735 (26.40%) VPN
8 728 (26.15%) CCNP
9 680 (24.43%) CCNA
10 628 (22.56%) Microsoft
11 569 (20.44%) ITIL
12 507 (18.21%) Data Centre
13 470 (16.88%) Cisco ASA
14 467 (16.77%) Active Directory
15 451 (16.20%) Telecoms
15 451 (16.20%) Network Security
16 450 (16.16%) VMware
17 442 (15.88%) DNS
18 439 (15.77%) TCP/IP
19 423 (15.19%) CheckPoint
20 394 (14.15%) Juniper
21 388 (13.94%) DHCP
22 386 (13.86%) MPLS
23 381 (13.69%) OSPF
24 368 (13.22%) Cisco Nexus
25 357 (12.82%) VoIP
26 355 (12.75%) Cisco Wireless
27 351 (12.61%) Degree
28 349 (12.54%) BGP
29 343 (12.32%) VMware Infrastructure

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
1 249 (8.94%) MS Exchange
2 125 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 91 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 88 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 85 (3.05%) Skype for Business
6 77 (2.77%) IIS
7 72 (2.59%) SharePoint
8 36 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
9 29 (1.04%) Tomcat
10 24 (0.86%) OpenStack
11 15 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
12 12 (0.43%) Apache
13 11 (0.40%) IBM Notes
14 10 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 10 (0.36%) Smallworld
15 8 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
16 6 (0.22%) CMS
16 6 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
17 5 (0.18%) Apache Solr
18 4 (0.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 340 (12.21%) MS Excel
2 262 (9.41%) MS Office
3 65 (2.33%) MS Visio
4 31 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.11%) MS Project
7 1 (0.036%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.036%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.036%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.036%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.036%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.036%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 11 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.11%) assyst
5 2 (0.072%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.072%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.036%) Line 50
6 1 (0.036%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 175 (6.29%) Office 365
2 90 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
4 44 (1.58%) SaaS
5 30 (1.08%) IaaS
6 23 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
8 15 (0.54%) IBM Cloud
8 15 (0.54%) SoftLayer
9 14 (0.50%) Sumo Logic
10 9 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (0.25%) OneDrive
12 5 (0.18%) Google Apps
12 5 (0.18%) Mimecast
13 4 (0.14%) GitHub
14 2 (0.072%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 2 (0.072%) PaaS
15 1 (0.036%) Amazon Kinesis
15 1 (0.036%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1299 (46.66%) Firewall
2 1046 (37.57%) LAN
3 963 (34.59%) WAN
4 735 (26.40%) VPN
5 470 (16.88%) Cisco ASA
6 451 (16.20%) Network Security
7 442 (15.88%) DNS
8 439 (15.77%) TCP/IP
9 388 (13.94%) DHCP
10 386 (13.86%) MPLS
11 381 (13.69%) OSPF
12 368 (13.22%) Cisco Nexus
13 357 (12.82%) VoIP
14 355 (12.75%) Cisco Wireless
15 349 (12.54%) BGP
16 287 (10.31%) WLAN
17 280 (10.06%) Internet
18 255 (9.16%) SAN
19 252 (9.05%) EIGRP
20 230 (8.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (5.96%) SQL Server
2 41 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (1.01%) MySQL
4 26 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (0.72%) Relational Database
6 13 (0.47%) GIS
7 12 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (0.40%) NoSQL
9 8 (0.29%) Oracle Database
10 7 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.22%) QlikView
12 5 (0.18%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.18%) HBase
13 4 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.14%) Power BI
13 4 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (0.11%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.11%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 36 (1.29%) Burp Suite
2 28 (1.01%) Metasploit
3 17 (0.61%) Git (software)
3 17 (0.61%) Jenkins
4 16 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 15 (0.54%) Vagrant
6 14 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
7 9 (0.32%) Subversion
7 9 (0.32%) Visual Studio
8 7 (0.25%) Eclipse
9 6 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.14%) CppUnit
10 4 (0.14%) JIRA
11 3 (0.11%) Liquibase
11 3 (0.11%) NUnit
11 3 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.11%) Selenium
12 1 (0.036%) Broccoli
12 1 (0.036%) GCC
12 1 (0.036%) gulp
General
1 451 (16.20%) Telecoms
2 321 (11.53%) Finance
3 84 (3.02%) Electronics
4 72 (2.59%) Retail
5 67 (2.41%) Legal
6 61 (2.19%) Marketing
7 53 (1.90%) Banking
8 42 (1.51%) Publishing
9 38 (1.36%) Law
9 38 (1.36%) Manufacturing
10 22 (0.79%) Back Office
11 21 (0.75%) Billing
11 21 (0.75%) Investment Banking
12 20 (0.72%) Advertising
12 20 (0.72%) Games
13 18 (0.65%) Automotive
14 17 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (0.47%) Aerospace
16 11 (0.40%) Spanish Language
17 10 (0.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 853 (30.64%) Network Engineer
2 321 (11.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 292 (10.49%) Support Engineer
4 279 (10.02%) Analyst
5 278 (9.99%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 227 (8.15%) Senior Network Engineer
7 206 (7.40%) Consultant
8 150 (5.39%) Security Engineer
9 147 (5.28%) Network Support
10 143 (5.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 120 (4.31%) Network Security Engineer
12 119 (4.27%) Support Analyst
13 108 (3.88%) Tester
14 107 (3.84%) Network Support Engineer
14 107 (3.84%) Penetration Tester
15 106 (3.81%) Architect
16 97 (3.48%) IT Engineer
16 97 (3.48%) IT Support
16 97 (3.48%) Network Consultant
17 95 (3.41%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (6.86%) 802.1X
2 40 (1.44%) .NET
3 36 (1.29%) Web Services
4 33 (1.19%) HTML
5 19 (0.68%) XML
6 18 (0.65%) CSS
7 16 (0.57%) Middleware
7 16 (0.57%) Ruby on Rails
8 15 (0.54%) HTML5
8 15 (0.54%) Spring
8 15 (0.54%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 14 (0.50%) Grails
10 13 (0.47%) XMPP
11 11 (0.40%) AngularJS
11 11 (0.40%) jQuery
12 10 (0.36%) .NET Framework
13 9 (0.32%) WAP
14 8 (0.29%) LAMP
15 7 (0.25%) MAPI
16 6 (0.22%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 507 (18.21%) Data Centre
2 212 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
3 143 (5.14%) Management Information System
4 106 (3.81%) Computer Science
5 95 (3.41%) Mobile App
6 84 (3.02%) Statistics
7 69 (2.48%) Video Conferencing
8 68 (2.44%) Driving Licence
9 64 (2.30%) PKI
10 54 (1.94%) Embedded Systems
11 49 (1.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 49 (1.76%) iPhone
12 39 (1.40%) CESG
12 39 (1.40%) Cryptography
13 36 (1.29%) Replication
14 34 (1.22%) Blackberry
15 33 (1.19%) e-Health
16 31 (1.11%) Mathematics
17 30 (1.08%) Internet of Things
18 29 (1.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 813 (29.20%) Windows
2 342 (12.28%) Windows Server
3 336 (12.07%) Linux
4 213 (7.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 204 (7.33%) Windows 7
6 179 (6.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 165 (5.93%) Unix
8 93 (3.34%) Windows 8
9 88 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 85 (3.05%) Windows 10
11 62 (2.23%) Windows XP
12 56 (2.01%) Android
13 43 (1.54%) Mac OS X
14 36 (1.29%) Apple iOS
15 33 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 30 (1.08%) Windows Vista
17 21 (0.75%) Solaris
18 16 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
19 15 (0.54%) Ubuntu
20 13 (0.47%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 569 (20.44%) ITIL
2 294 (10.56%) Network Design
3 227 (8.15%) Presales
4 213 (7.65%) Network Management
5 201 (7.22%) Project Management
6 192 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 172 (6.18%) Network Monitoring
8 170 (6.11%) Information Security
9 156 (5.60%) Disaster Recovery
10 151 (5.42%) Change Management
11 134 (4.81%) Penetration Testing
12 131 (4.71%) Load Balancing
13 118 (4.24%) High Availability
14 116 (4.17%) Service Management
15 107 (3.84%) Migration
16 105 (3.77%) Change Control
17 104 (3.74%) Kalman Filter
18 103 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
19 98 (3.52%) Continuous Improvement
20 95 (3.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 178 (6.39%) C
2 163 (5.85%) C++
3 155 (5.57%) SQL
4 139 (4.99%) Python
5 90 (3.23%) Java
6 81 (2.91%) Perl
7 72 (2.59%) Ruby
8 70 (2.51%) PowerShell
9 55 (1.98%) Bash Shell
10 53 (1.90%) PHP
11 46 (1.65%) Embedded C
12 44 (1.58%) C#
13 23 (0.83%) JavaScript
14 22 (0.79%) Embedded C++
14 22 (0.79%) Shell Script
15 17 (0.61%) Tcl
15 17 (0.61%) T-SQL
16 14 (0.50%) VB
17 11 (0.40%) MATLAB
18 10 (0.36%) Magik
Qualifications
1 1079 (38.76%) Cisco Certification
2 728 (26.15%) CCNP
3 680 (24.43%) CCNA
4 351 (12.61%) Degree
5 220 (7.90%) CCIE
6 164 (5.89%) Security Cleared
7 139 (4.99%) Microsoft Certification
8 128 (4.60%) SC Cleared
9 116 (4.17%) CREST Certified
10 88 (3.16%) CISSP
11 79 (2.84%) CCSP
12 76 (2.73%) MCSA
13 71 (2.55%) MCSE
14 70 (2.51%) CCSA
15 64 (2.30%) CCDP
16 57 (2.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 55 (1.98%) JNCIS
18 52 (1.87%) CCSE
19 51 (1.83%) JNCIA
20 50 (1.80%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (6.07%) SLA
2 125 (4.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 86 (3.09%) PCI DSS
4 34 (1.22%) ISO 9001
5 30 (1.08%) QA
6 21 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.29%) COBIT
8 5 (0.18%) ISO13485
8 5 (0.18%) MISRA
8 5 (0.18%) MISRA C
9 4 (0.14%) HIPAA
10 3 (0.11%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.072%) DICOM
12 1 (0.036%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.036%) HL7
12 1 (0.036%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.036%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.036%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 467 (16.77%) Active Directory
2 343 (12.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 191 (6.86%) Hyper-V
4 84 (3.02%) vSphere
5 71 (2.55%) Firmware
6 60 (2.16%) XenApp
7 37 (1.33%) Virtual Desktop
8 33 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
8 33 (1.19%) VMware ESX
9 29 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
10 23 (0.83%) XenDesktop
11 22 (0.79%) XenServer
12 21 (0.75%) Terminal Services
13 18 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 17 (0.61%) KVM
15 14 (0.50%) NFS
16 12 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
17 5 (0.18%) Btrfs
17 5 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
17 5 (0.18%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 118 (4.24%) Cisco Prime
2 107 (3.84%) Cisco CUCM
3 68 (2.44%) SCCM
4 52 (1.87%) Nagios
5 46 (1.65%) Nessus
6 39 (1.40%) Backup Exec
7 38 (1.36%) FortiGate
7 38 (1.36%) Puppet
8 32 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
9 28 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
10 27 (0.97%) Cacti
11 23 (0.83%) Nmap
12 21 (0.75%) Cisco UCCX
13 20 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
14 18 (0.65%) WSUS
15 15 (0.54%) Ansible
16 11 (0.40%) HP NNM
16 11 (0.40%) TrustSec
17 9 (0.32%) SmokePing
18 8 (0.29%) vMotion
Vendors
1 1575 (56.57%) Cisco
2 628 (22.56%) Microsoft
3 450 (16.16%) VMware
4 423 (15.19%) CheckPoint
5 394 (14.15%) Juniper
6 320 (11.49%) HP
7 275 (9.88%) F5
8 233 (8.37%) Palo Alto
9 201 (7.22%) Meraki
10 197 (7.08%) Citrix
11 171 (6.14%) Aruba
12 146 (5.24%) SolarWinds
13 122 (4.38%) Fortinet
14 91 (3.27%) Avaya
14 91 (3.27%) Riverbed
15 73 (2.62%) Apple
16 68 (2.44%) Dell
17 64 (2.30%) Mitel
18 55 (1.98%) Veeam
19 53 (1.90%) Blue Coat
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-65k base + excel
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £14000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 3k on call
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Many other good
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Training, Pension, Health Care
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits + home-based working
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum plus on call and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redruth, Cornwall
Talent Spa
Salary: £19k - 29k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Company + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Company + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Unruly
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Training, Pension, Health Care
Posted: Yesterday
Twickenham, Middlesex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago