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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 234 249 218
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -31
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 1308 1398 1684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.46% 1.32% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.53% 7.94% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1048 1134 1254
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.29%

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
15336 17617 20479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.11% 16.64% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12445 14550 16505
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £70,000
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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +11 1229 £42,500 -5.55% 140
London +25 456 £50,000 -4.76% 29
South East +12 314 £45,000 - 37
East of England +58 126 £55,000 +12.24% 25
Berkshire -3 98 £55,000 +10.00% 11
East Midlands +43 83 £42,500 +13.33% 11
Cambridgeshire +41 76 £55,000 +10.00% 21
Yorkshire 0 74 £40,000 -5.88% 13
South West +25 69 £35,000 -12.50% 11
North West -24 64 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Cambridge +46 63 £55,000 +10.00% 17
West Midlands -15 63 £37,500 +7.14% 10
City of London +10 62 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Surrey +33 55 £45,000 +24.80% 10
Reading -13 46 £57,500 +6.97% 6
Scotland +40 43 £36,500 +2.09%
West Yorkshire +3 42 £37,500 -16.66% 8
Hampshire -19 42 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Manchester -4 40 £40,000 -3.61% 2
Bedfordshire +28 36 £60,000 +22.44% 1
Kent +28 33 £57,500 +114.95% 1
Buckinghamshire -8 31 £44,000 -2.22% 4
Northamptonshire +19 30 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Leeds +2 28 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Oxfordshire +32 27 £35,000 +12.90% 4
Luton +8 27 £60,000 +50.00%
Leicestershire +11 24 £42,500 +8.97% 4
Edinburgh +27 23 £33,750 -20.58%
Hertfordshire +6 22 £28,500 -35.59% 3
Milton Keynes +20 21 £42,500 -10.52% 1

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 1552 (58.41%) Cisco
2 1252 (47.12%) Firewall
3 1046 (39.37%) Cisco Certification
4 994 (37.41%) LAN
5 876 (32.97%) WAN
6 759 (28.57%) Windows
7 757 (28.49%) VPN
8 712 (26.80%) CCNP
9 647 (24.35%) CCNA
10 583 (21.94%) Microsoft
11 548 (20.62%) Data Centre
12 507 (19.08%) ITIL
13 494 (18.59%) DNS
14 461 (17.35%) VMware
15 456 (17.16%) TCP/IP
16 450 (16.94%) Network Security
17 429 (16.15%) Degree
18 428 (16.11%) Cisco ASA
19 427 (16.07%) Telecoms
20 415 (15.62%) Active Directory
21 414 (15.58%) DHCP
22 403 (15.17%) CheckPoint
23 369 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
24 368 (13.85%) Juniper
25 366 (13.77%) OSPF
26 360 (13.55%) MPLS
27 350 (13.17%) VMware Infrastructure
28 344 (12.95%) BGP
29 321 (12.08%) Linux
30 320 (12.04%) Network Design

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
1 250 (9.41%) MS Exchange
2 106 (3.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 95 (3.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 85 (3.20%) IIS
4 85 (3.20%) Skype for Business
5 76 (2.86%) SharePoint
6 69 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 25 (0.94%) OpenStack
8 18 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
9 17 (0.64%) Tomcat
10 8 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (0.26%) Apache
12 5 (0.19%) Smallworld
13 4 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.11%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.11%) JBoss
15 2 (0.075%) CMS
15 2 (0.075%) nginx
15 2 (0.075%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 288 (10.84%) MS Excel
2 205 (7.72%) MS Office
3 37 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.15%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.11%) MS Project
6 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.075%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.038%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.038%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.038%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.038%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.038%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.038%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.038%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.038%) Revit
Business Applications
1 4 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.075%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.038%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.038%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 170 (6.40%) Office 365
2 106 (3.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
4 49 (1.84%) SaaS
5 33 (1.24%) IaaS
6 23 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
7 10 (0.38%) Mimecast
8 6 (0.23%) G Suite
8 6 (0.23%) PaaS
9 5 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.15%) GitHub
11 3 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 3 (0.11%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.075%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.075%) SoftLayer
12 2 (0.075%) Sumo Logic
13 1 (0.038%) Amazon Kinesis
13 1 (0.038%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1252 (47.12%) Firewall
2 994 (37.41%) LAN
3 876 (32.97%) WAN
4 757 (28.49%) VPN
5 494 (18.59%) DNS
6 456 (17.16%) TCP/IP
7 450 (16.94%) Network Security
8 428 (16.11%) Cisco ASA
9 414 (15.58%) DHCP
10 369 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
11 366 (13.77%) OSPF
12 360 (13.55%) MPLS
13 344 (12.95%) BGP
14 312 (11.74%) Cisco Wireless
14 312 (11.74%) VoIP
15 280 (10.54%) WLAN
16 255 (9.60%) VLAN
17 252 (9.48%) Wi-Fi
18 225 (8.47%) Internet
19 221 (8.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (5.23%) SQL Server
2 39 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (1.13%) MySQL
4 21 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (0.64%) Relational Database
5 17 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (0.34%) GIS
8 7 (0.26%) NoSQL
9 6 (0.23%) Informix
9 6 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.15%) Power BI
10 4 (0.15%) QlikView
10 4 (0.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.11%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.11%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.075%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.075%) Riak
12 2 (0.075%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.075%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (1.09%) Burp Suite
2 26 (0.98%) Git (software)
3 23 (0.87%) Metasploit
4 17 (0.64%) Subversion
5 12 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (0.38%) JIRA
7 9 (0.34%) Visual Studio
8 8 (0.30%) CppUnit
9 7 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (0.23%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.11%) JUnit
11 3 (0.11%) LabVIEW
11 3 (0.11%) Selenium
12 2 (0.075%) Buildbot
12 2 (0.075%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.075%) NUnit
12 2 (0.075%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.075%) Vagrant
13 1 (0.038%) Grunt
General
1 427 (16.07%) Telecoms
2 294 (11.07%) Finance
3 96 (3.61%) Electronics
4 73 (2.75%) Legal
5 67 (2.52%) Retail
6 66 (2.48%) Marketing
7 62 (2.33%) Banking
8 44 (1.66%) Law
9 41 (1.54%) Manufacturing
10 26 (0.98%) Investment Banking
11 23 (0.87%) Publishing
12 22 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
13 21 (0.79%) Advertising
14 19 (0.72%) Back Office
14 19 (0.72%) Games
15 18 (0.68%) Billing
16 17 (0.64%) Automotive
17 9 (0.34%) Aerospace
18 7 (0.26%) Financial Institution
19 6 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 864 (32.52%) Network Engineer
2 269 (10.12%) Analyst
3 244 (9.18%) Cisco Engineer
4 241 (9.07%) Support Engineer
5 207 (7.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 198 (7.45%) Senior Network Engineer
7 161 (6.06%) Security Engineer
8 152 (5.72%) Consultant
9 144 (5.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 126 (4.74%) Network Security Engineer
10 126 (4.74%) Network Support
11 123 (4.63%) Network Analyst
12 122 (4.59%) Architect
13 106 (3.99%) Support Analyst
14 105 (3.95%) Embedded Engineer
14 105 (3.95%) IT Support
15 96 (3.61%) Administrator
16 92 (3.46%) Network Support Engineer
17 89 (3.35%) Software Engineer
18 87 (3.27%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (5.98%) 802.1X
2 58 (2.18%) .NET
3 47 (1.77%) Web Services
4 28 (1.05%) HTML
5 16 (0.60%) CSS
6 14 (0.53%) Flash
7 13 (0.49%) XML
8 12 (0.45%) HTML5
9 11 (0.41%) AngularJS
9 11 (0.41%) REST
10 10 (0.38%) .NET Framework
10 10 (0.38%) XMPP
11 9 (0.34%) Middleware
11 9 (0.34%) Ruby on Rails
12 8 (0.30%) WAP
13 7 (0.26%) jQuery
13 7 (0.26%) Node.js
13 7 (0.26%) Qt
13 7 (0.26%) Regular Expression
14 6 (0.23%) Qt Quick
Miscellaneous
1 548 (20.62%) Data Centre
2 212 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
3 122 (4.59%) Computer Science
4 121 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 78 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
6 75 (2.82%) Mobile App
7 53 (1.99%) Statistics
8 52 (1.96%) Driving Licence
9 49 (1.84%) PKI
10 46 (1.73%) Mathematics
11 41 (1.54%) BYOD
12 38 (1.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 31 (1.17%) Embedded Systems
14 30 (1.13%) User Experience
15 29 (1.09%) Cryptography
16 27 (1.02%) Clustering
17 26 (0.98%) CESG
17 26 (0.98%) Internet of Things
18 24 (0.90%) iPad
19 23 (0.87%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 759 (28.57%) Windows
2 321 (12.08%) Linux
3 308 (11.59%) Windows Server
4 195 (7.34%) Windows 7
5 177 (6.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 170 (6.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 128 (4.82%) Unix
8 79 (2.97%) Mac OS X
9 78 (2.94%) Windows 10
10 72 (2.71%) Windows XP
11 64 (2.41%) Windows 8
12 55 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
13 46 (1.73%) Android
14 28 (1.05%) Apple iOS
15 26 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 21 (0.79%) Solaris
17 14 (0.53%) CentOS
17 14 (0.53%) Ubuntu
18 13 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
19 10 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 507 (19.08%) ITIL
2 320 (12.04%) Network Design
3 207 (7.79%) Network Management
4 204 (7.68%) Presales
5 188 (7.08%) Project Management
6 180 (6.77%) Information Security
7 174 (6.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 155 (5.83%) Service Delivery
9 137 (5.16%) Change Management
10 133 (5.01%) Network Monitoring
11 129 (4.86%) Network Architecture
12 127 (4.78%) Service Management
13 122 (4.59%) Software Engineering
14 114 (4.29%) High Availability
15 111 (4.18%) Penetration Testing
16 109 (4.10%) Load Balancing
16 109 (4.10%) Mentoring
17 103 (3.88%) Agile Software Development
18 98 (3.69%) Continuous Improvement
19 95 (3.58%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 194 (7.30%) C
2 155 (5.83%) Python
3 152 (5.72%) C++
4 143 (5.38%) SQL
5 82 (3.09%) Perl
6 72 (2.71%) Java
7 61 (2.30%) Embedded C
8 51 (1.92%) PowerShell
9 49 (1.84%) Ruby
10 38 (1.43%) C#
11 37 (1.39%) PHP
12 30 (1.13%) Bash Shell
12 30 (1.13%) Embedded C++
13 22 (0.83%) Tcl
14 20 (0.75%) JavaScript
14 20 (0.75%) MATLAB
15 16 (0.60%) VB
16 13 (0.49%) T-SQL
17 11 (0.41%) Shell Script
18 9 (0.34%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1046 (39.37%) Cisco Certification
2 712 (26.80%) CCNP
3 647 (24.35%) CCNA
4 429 (16.15%) Degree
5 217 (8.17%) CCIE
6 148 (5.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 142 (5.34%) Security Cleared
8 110 (4.14%) SC Cleared
9 86 (3.24%) CREST Certified
10 83 (3.12%) MCSE
11 78 (2.94%) CISSP
12 76 (2.86%) MCSA
13 71 (2.67%) CCSP
14 62 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 61 (2.30%) CCIP
16 57 (2.15%) MCP
17 52 (1.96%) CCSA
17 52 (1.96%) OSCP
18 51 (1.92%) CEH
19 49 (1.84%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (5.95%) SLA
2 99 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 86 (3.24%) PCI DSS
4 26 (0.98%) ISO 9001
5 25 (0.94%) QA
6 22 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.19%) COBIT
7 5 (0.19%) ISO 14001
7 5 (0.19%) ISO13485
7 5 (0.19%) MISRA
7 5 (0.19%) MISRA C
8 4 (0.15%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.038%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.038%) HL7
9 1 (0.038%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.038%) ISO/IEC 7816
9 1 (0.038%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 415 (15.62%) Active Directory
2 350 (13.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 186 (7.00%) Hyper-V
4 78 (2.94%) vSphere
5 77 (2.90%) Firmware
6 38 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
6 38 (1.43%) XenApp
7 36 (1.35%) Virtual Desktop
8 30 (1.13%) VMware ESX
9 29 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
10 28 (1.05%) Terminal Services
11 25 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 17 (0.64%) XenDesktop
13 15 (0.56%) KVM
14 12 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
15 11 (0.41%) XenServer
16 7 (0.26%) Squid
17 5 (0.19%) DFS Replication
18 4 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
18 4 (0.15%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 124 (4.67%) Cisco Prime
2 96 (3.61%) Cisco CUCM
3 56 (2.11%) SCCM
4 45 (1.69%) Nessus
5 42 (1.58%) FortiGate
6 36 (1.35%) Nagios
7 28 (1.05%) Backup Exec
8 23 (0.87%) Puppet
9 22 (0.83%) Cacti
10 20 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
11 19 (0.72%) Nmap
12 15 (0.56%) SCOM
12 15 (0.56%) WSUS
13 14 (0.53%) Ansible
13 14 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
13 14 (0.53%) TrustSec
14 13 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
15 11 (0.41%) Cisco UCCX
16 9 (0.34%) Cisco CME
16 9 (0.34%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 1552 (58.41%) Cisco
2 583 (21.94%) Microsoft
3 461 (17.35%) VMware
4 403 (15.17%) CheckPoint
5 368 (13.85%) Juniper
6 308 (11.59%) HP
7 296 (11.14%) Palo Alto
8 256 (9.63%) F5
9 195 (7.34%) Citrix
10 187 (7.04%) SolarWinds
11 180 (6.77%) Meraki
12 156 (5.87%) Aruba
13 123 (4.63%) Fortinet
14 106 (3.99%) Avaya
15 97 (3.65%) Riverbed
16 69 (2.60%) Apple
17 66 (2.48%) Mitel
18 58 (2.18%) Dell
19 53 (1.99%) Extreme Networks
20 49 (1.84%) Alcatel-Lucent
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leicestershire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Great package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum plus on call, overtime, bonus and be
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lingfield, Surrey
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Palantir Technologies
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000-80,000 + OTE 110,000 + Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Full Corporate Bens Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bonus + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago