The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 247 222 220
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -2
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 1330 1354 1506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.15% 1.24% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.47% 7.02% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 1053 1210
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,861 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
20561 19283 21737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.82% 17.67% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16341 15568 17860
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireless within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 August 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -11 1253 £42,500 - 177
London -21 416 £45,000 -9.09% 53
South East +13 384 £37,500 -11.76% 46
East of England +19 195 £45,000 - 30
Berkshire +35 145 £35,000 -22.22% 14
City of London -8 115 £50,000 -4.76% 19
Reading +52 91 £30,000 -14.28% 5
Cambridgeshire -4 91 £45,000 - 18
Cambridge -1 83 £45,000 - 13
Hampshire +1 80 £37,500 +7.14% 5
East Midlands +3 60 £50,000 +33.33% 9
Oxfordshire +57 56 £33,000 -5.71% 8
Hertfordshire +27 51 £48,750 +14.70% 4
Yorkshire -28 49 £37,500 +15.38% 7
West Midlands -35 49 £42,500 +13.33% 4
North West -27 46 £37,500 - 11
South West -30 46 £41,500 +3.75% 11
Surrey -38 43 £45,500 -4.21% 7
Kent +17 36 £27,500 -29.93% 2
Abingdon - 34 £33,000 - 3
Birmingham +21 31 £51,250 +17.14% 3
West Yorkshire -20 31 £39,750 +31.40% 5
Leicestershire +27 29 £55,000 +47.65% 2
Scotland -2 28 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Leeds -16 28 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Basingstoke +5 26 £45,000 +40.62% 1
Hemel Hempstead +5 25 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Southampton +9 23 £29,250 +29.42% 2
Bedfordshire -2 21 £55,500 +11.00% 5
Buckinghamshire -14 20 £54,750 +16.48% 4

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Wireless also 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 that cited Wireless.

1 1070 (39.93%) Cisco
2 909 (33.92%) Windows
3 870 (32.46%) Firewall
4 747 (27.87%) LAN
5 696 (25.97%) WAN
6 637 (23.77%) Cisco Certification
7 561 (20.93%) Microsoft
8 518 (19.33%) VMware
9 509 (18.99%) Active Directory
10 502 (18.73%) VPN
11 471 (17.57%) Degree
12 463 (17.28%) DNS
13 458 (17.09%) Telecoms
14 441 (16.46%) TCP/IP
15 437 (16.31%) Windows Server 2008
16 427 (15.93%) Juniper
17 426 (15.90%) CCNP
18 410 (15.30%) MS Exchange
19 392 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
20 389 (14.51%) DHCP
21 380 (14.18%) HP
22 358 (13.36%) MS Excel
23 352 (13.13%) ITIL
24 343 (12.80%) CCNA
25 323 (12.05%) MS Office
26 312 (11.64%) Citrix
27 310 (11.57%) Linux
28 305 (11.38%) Finance
29 266 (9.93%) VoIP
30 263 (9.81%) Internet

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Wireless also 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 that cited Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 410 (15.30%) MS Exchange
2 206 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 128 (4.78%) SharePoint
4 125 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2007
5 103 (3.84%) Exchange Server 2003
6 93 (3.47%) Lync
7 79 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2013
8 45 (1.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 44 (1.64%) IIS
10 35 (1.31%) Apache
11 27 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
12 25 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
13 21 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2000
14 17 (0.63%) Tomcat
15 14 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
16 11 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
17 10 (0.37%) CMS
18 9 (0.34%) GroupWise
18 9 (0.34%) IBM Notes
18 9 (0.34%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 358 (13.36%) MS Excel
2 323 (12.05%) MS Office
3 43 (1.60%) MS Visio
4 33 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.52%) MS Project
6 10 (0.37%) FastStats
7 3 (0.11%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.075%) FrameMaker
8 2 (0.075%) PaintShop Pro
8 2 (0.075%) 3ds Max
8 2 (0.075%) RoboHelp
8 2 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.037%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.037%) Simulink
9 1 (0.037%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.15%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.11%) Epicor Vantage
3 3 (0.11%) Summit
4 2 (0.075%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.037%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.037%) Exchequer
5 1 (0.037%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.037%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 95 (3.54%) Office 365
2 62 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (1.01%) SaaS
4 18 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (0.45%) PaaS
7 11 (0.41%) IaaS
8 4 (0.15%) Basecamp
9 3 (0.11%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.075%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.075%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.037%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 870 (32.46%) Firewall
2 747 (27.87%) LAN
3 696 (25.97%) WAN
4 502 (18.73%) VPN
5 463 (17.28%) DNS
6 441 (16.46%) TCP/IP
7 389 (14.51%) DHCP
8 266 (9.93%) VoIP
9 263 (9.81%) Internet
10 252 (9.40%) Network Security
11 241 (8.99%) SAN
12 240 (8.96%) VLAN
13 219 (8.17%) WLAN
14 215 (8.02%) MPLS
15 204 (7.61%) OSPF
16 196 (7.31%) BGP
16 196 (7.31%) Wi-Fi
17 136 (5.07%) Cisco ASA
18 134 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
18 134 (5.00%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (6.72%) SQL Server
2 40 (1.49%) MySQL
3 36 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (0.78%) NoSQL
5 20 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (0.41%) SQLite
8 10 (0.37%) Data Mining
9 9 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (0.34%) MongoDB
10 8 (0.30%) Big Data
10 8 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (0.19%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (0.15%) DTS
14 3 (0.11%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.11%) CorVu
14 3 (0.11%) BusinessObjects XI
15 2 (0.075%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 29 (1.08%) Subversion
2 26 (0.97%) JIRA
3 25 (0.93%) Git (software)
4 8 (0.30%) Jenkins
4 8 (0.30%) LabVIEW
5 7 (0.26%) Ant
5 7 (0.26%) AppScan
5 7 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (0.22%) WinDbg
6 6 (0.22%) GDB
6 6 (0.22%) Selenium
6 6 (0.22%) Eclipse
7 5 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (0.19%) MSI
7 5 (0.19%) Maven
8 4 (0.15%) Metasploit
8 4 (0.15%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.15%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.15%) Hudson
8 4 (0.15%) WebDriver
General
1 458 (17.09%) Telecoms
2 305 (11.38%) Finance
3 143 (5.34%) Electronics
4 131 (4.89%) Marketing
5 99 (3.69%) Retail
6 66 (2.46%) Legal
7 60 (2.24%) Law
8 48 (1.79%) Banking
9 41 (1.53%) Manufacturing
10 27 (1.01%) Advertising
11 21 (0.78%) Multimedia
12 19 (0.71%) Billing
13 17 (0.63%) French Language
14 14 (0.52%) Spanish Language
15 13 (0.49%) Financial Institution
16 12 (0.45%) Back Office
17 11 (0.41%) German Language
18 8 (0.30%) Publishing
18 8 (0.30%) Games
19 7 (0.26%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 487 (18.17%) Network Engineer
2 275 (10.26%) Analyst
3 265 (9.89%) Support Engineer
4 168 (6.27%) Architect
5 142 (5.30%) Consultant
6 133 (4.96%) Software Engineer
7 119 (4.44%) Senior Network Engineer
8 114 (4.25%) Support Analyst
9 96 (3.58%) Network Architect
10 95 (3.54%) IT Support
11 90 (3.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 85 (3.17%) Security Engineer
13 79 (2.95%) Network Support
14 76 (2.84%) Project Manager
15 72 (2.69%) 2nd Line Support
16 70 (2.61%) Network Analyst
17 67 (2.50%) Test Engineer
18 63 (2.35%) Administrator
19 60 (2.24%) 3rd Line Support
19 60 (2.24%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (2.05%) HTML
2 50 (1.87%) .NET
3 41 (1.53%) Web Services
4 37 (1.38%) CSS
5 22 (0.82%) XML
6 18 (0.67%) COM
7 16 (0.60%) Middleware
8 14 (0.52%) Ajax
9 11 (0.41%) STL
9 11 (0.41%) WCF
9 11 (0.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 10 (0.37%) .NET Framework
10 10 (0.37%) LAMP
10 10 (0.37%) XSL
11 9 (0.34%) Flash
11 9 (0.34%) MFC
11 9 (0.34%) RESTful
12 8 (0.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 8 (0.30%) .NET Remoting
12 8 (0.30%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 133 (4.96%) Blackberry
2 130 (4.85%) Management Information System
3 107 (3.99%) Computer Science
4 64 (2.39%) Video Conferencing
5 63 (2.35%) Firmware
6 53 (1.98%) Open Source
7 45 (1.68%) Mathematics
8 44 (1.64%) iPhone
8 44 (1.64%) Replication
8 44 (1.64%) Clustering
9 40 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
10 29 (1.08%) Statistics
11 27 (1.01%) iPad
11 27 (1.01%) Mobile App
12 25 (0.93%) Smart Meter
13 23 (0.86%) PKI
14 22 (0.82%) DTV
15 21 (0.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 20 (0.75%) SecurID
16 20 (0.75%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 909 (33.92%) Windows
2 437 (16.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 310 (11.57%) Linux
4 245 (9.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 237 (8.84%) Windows 7
6 213 (7.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 136 (5.07%) Windows XP
8 103 (3.84%) UNIX
9 95 (3.54%) Android
10 79 (2.95%) Apple iOS
10 79 (2.95%) Windows 8
11 64 (2.39%) Windows Vista
12 56 (2.09%) Mac OS X
13 26 (0.97%) Solaris
14 23 (0.86%) Mac OS
15 22 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
16 21 (0.78%) CentOS
17 18 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
17 18 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
18 10 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (13.13%) ITIL
2 203 (7.57%) Project Management
2 203 (7.57%) Network Design
3 181 (6.75%) Network Management
4 176 (6.57%) Service Delivery
5 128 (4.78%) Software Engineering
6 115 (4.29%) Change Management
7 98 (3.66%) Information Security
8 97 (3.62%) Continuous Improvement
9 95 (3.54%) CRM
10 91 (3.40%) Disaster Recovery
11 85 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
12 80 (2.99%) Network Monitoring
13 77 (2.87%) Penetration Testing
14 69 (2.57%) Incident Management
15 68 (2.54%) Time Management
16 64 (2.39%) Business Development
16 64 (2.39%) PRINCE2
17 62 (2.31%) E-Commerce
18 61 (2.28%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 202 (7.54%) C
2 176 (6.57%) SQL
3 132 (4.93%) C++
4 114 (4.25%) Java
5 112 (4.18%) Python
6 79 (2.95%) PHP
7 71 (2.65%) Perl
8 53 (1.98%) Embedded C
9 51 (1.90%) PowerShell
10 43 (1.60%) JavaScript
11 38 (1.42%) Assembly Language
11 38 (1.42%) Bash Shell
12 37 (1.38%) C#
13 28 (1.04%) Embedded C++
14 26 (0.97%) VB
15 23 (0.86%) Objective-C
16 22 (0.82%) Ruby
17 16 (0.60%) Tcl
18 15 (0.56%) Shell Script
19 12 (0.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 637 (23.77%) Cisco Certification
2 471 (17.57%) Degree
3 426 (15.90%) CCNP
4 343 (12.80%) CCNA
5 202 (7.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 201 (7.50%) Security Cleared
7 135 (5.04%) MCSE
8 129 (4.81%) SC Cleared
9 110 (4.10%) CCIE
10 96 (3.58%) MCITP
11 94 (3.51%) MCSA
12 86 (3.21%) CISSP
13 60 (2.24%) MCP
13 60 (2.24%) CEH
14 57 (2.13%) MCTS
15 55 (2.05%) CCDP
16 37 (1.38%) CCSE
17 34 (1.27%) JNCIP
17 34 (1.27%) CISM
18 31 (1.16%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 209 (7.80%) SLA
2 69 (2.57%) PCI DSS
3 62 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 59 (2.20%) QA
5 16 (0.60%) ISO 14001
6 13 (0.49%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.22%) COBIT
8 3 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.11%) JTAG
9 1 (0.037%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.037%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.037%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.037%) HL7
9 1 (0.037%) BS7799
9 1 (0.037%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.037%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 509 (18.99%) Active Directory
2 392 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 151 (5.63%) Hyper-V
4 92 (3.43%) XenApp
5 84 (3.13%) vSphere
6 67 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
7 57 (2.13%) XenDesktop
8 47 (1.75%) VMware ESX
9 38 (1.42%) Terminal Services
10 26 (0.97%) ISA Server
11 19 (0.71%) Terminal Server
11 19 (0.71%) DFS Replication
12 17 (0.63%) KVM
13 14 (0.52%) UAG
14 13 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
15 8 (0.30%) XenServer
16 6 (0.22%) MetaFrame
16 6 (0.22%) Squid
17 5 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 4 (0.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 127 (4.74%) Backup Exec
2 73 (2.72%) Norton AntiVirus
3 65 (2.43%) SCCM
4 46 (1.72%) WSUS
5 42 (1.57%) SCOM
6 38 (1.42%) Cisco Prime
7 37 (1.38%) Cisco CUCM
8 33 (1.23%) Nagios
9 26 (0.97%) CiscoWorks
10 25 (0.93%) Cacti
11 20 (0.75%) OpenView
12 17 (0.63%) NetBackup
13 16 (0.60%) HP NNM
14 15 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
15 12 (0.45%) ZABBIX
16 10 (0.37%) SolarWinds Orion
16 10 (0.37%) Nessus
16 10 (0.37%) FortiGate
16 10 (0.37%) Cryoserver
17 7 (0.26%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1070 (39.93%) Cisco
2 561 (20.93%) Microsoft
3 518 (19.33%) VMware
4 427 (15.93%) Juniper
5 380 (14.18%) HP
6 312 (11.64%) Citrix
7 219 (8.17%) CheckPoint
8 185 (6.90%) F5
9 144 (5.37%) Apple
10 132 (4.93%) Riverbed
11 125 (4.66%) Symantec
12 120 (4.48%) Veeam
13 114 (4.25%) Aruba
14 111 (4.14%) Dell
15 105 (3.92%) SolarWinds
16 86 (3.21%) EMC
17 84 (3.13%) Blue Coat
18 64 (2.39%) Ruckus Wireless
18 64 (2.39%) Meru Networks
19 60 (2.24%) WatchGuard
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + pension + shares +++
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
PAW Associates
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,700 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Imperative People
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package + Training
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hampshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flexi Time
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + including shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
LA International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 5% bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Circa £40k basic plus OTE 65k, Pensi
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday