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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 196 235 229
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -6
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 1730 1317 1455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.54% 1.20% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.68% 7.00% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1294 1052 1193
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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
19930 18802 22840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.80% 17.17% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16113 14740 19028
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +39 1643 £45,000 - 188
London +64 596 £47,500 - 60
South East +57 532 £45,000 +5.88% 46
Berkshire +86 274 £52,500 +5.00% 11
Reading +87 190 £58,500 +17.00% 2
City of London +93 176 £52,500 +10.52% 27
East of England -3 162 £45,000 -6.73% 21
Yorkshire +25 105 £36,250 +3.57% 15
North West +31 82 £36,250 -19.44% 8
Cambridgeshire -16 79 £50,000 - 14
Cambridge +1 73 £52,500 +2.43% 12
West Midlands +2 72 £45,000 +63.63% 11
Hampshire -4 72 £40,000 +48.14% 3
Surrey -18 60 £41,250 -2.94% 15
West Yorkshire -3 53 £41,500 +18.57% 11
Leeds +16 51 £42,500 +21.42% 9
South West -21 48 £42,500 +6.25% 19
Manchester +14 44 £32,500 -27.77% 3
Bedfordshire +34 38 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Basingstoke +28 37 £40,000 +66.66% 1
Birmingham +4 37 £45,000 -18.18% 3
East Midlands -23 34 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Cheshire +17 32 £39,500 -41.48% 5
Buckinghamshire -10 31 £41,250 -2.94% 8
Leicestershire +26 29 £55,000 +36.64% 4
Scotland +10 26 £37,500 - 2
South Yorkshire -5 26 £40,000 +18.51% 2
West Sussex +14 22 £29,000 -31.76% 3
Oxfordshire +8 21 £42,250 +20.71% 4
Hertfordshire -28 21 £45,000 - 5

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1462 (47.06%) Cisco
2 1256 (40.42%) Firewall
3 987 (31.77%) Windows
4 893 (28.74%) LAN
5 864 (27.81%) Cisco Certification
6 856 (27.55%) WAN
7 695 (22.37%) VPN
8 645 (20.76%) CCNP
9 638 (20.53%) Juniper
10 633 (20.37%) Microsoft
11 618 (19.89%) VMware
12 601 (19.34%) Telecoms
13 557 (17.93%) ITIL
14 539 (17.35%) Finance
15 527 (16.96%) Active Directory
16 519 (16.70%) Degree
17 478 (15.38%) TCP/IP
18 442 (14.23%) MPLS
19 441 (14.19%) DNS
20 420 (13.52%) HP
21 414 (13.32%) CheckPoint
22 408 (13.13%) VMware Infrastructure
23 401 (12.91%) Windows Server 2008
24 397 (12.78%) MS Excel
25 391 (12.58%) CCNA
26 381 (12.26%) BGP
27 376 (12.10%) Network Security
28 371 (11.94%) MS Exchange
28 371 (11.94%) DHCP
29 369 (11.88%) Internet

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 371 (11.94%) MS Exchange
2 185 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 150 (4.83%) SharePoint
4 134 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 130 (4.18%) Lync
6 123 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2003
7 92 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2013
8 75 (2.41%) IIS
9 43 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 27 (0.87%) Apache
11 19 (0.61%) Tomcat
11 19 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
12 14 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
13 11 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
13 11 (0.35%) CMS
14 9 (0.29%) JBoss
15 8 (0.26%) GlassFish
15 8 (0.26%) OpenStack
16 7 (0.23%) Apache Spark
16 7 (0.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 397 (12.78%) MS Excel
2 292 (9.40%) MS Office
3 88 (2.83%) MS Visio
4 31 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (0.64%) RoboHelp
5 20 (0.64%) FrameMaker
5 20 (0.64%) PaintShop Pro
6 7 (0.23%) MS Project
7 6 (0.19%) FastStats
8 5 (0.16%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.13%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.097%) 3ds Max
11 2 (0.064%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.064%) Revit
12 1 (0.032%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.032%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.032%) Final Cut Pro
12 1 (0.032%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.032%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 27 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.19%) SAP CRM
3 6 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.13%) Advent Moxy
5 3 (0.097%) Epicor Vantage
6 1 (0.032%) Eikon
6 1 (0.032%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.032%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.032%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 90 (2.90%) Office 365
2 54 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 25 (0.80%) IaaS
5 20 (0.64%) SaaS
6 14 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (0.39%) PaaS
8 7 (0.23%) Google Apps
8 7 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.064%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.064%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.032%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.032%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 1256 (40.42%) Firewall
2 893 (28.74%) LAN
3 856 (27.55%) WAN
4 695 (22.37%) VPN
5 478 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 442 (14.23%) MPLS
7 441 (14.19%) DNS
8 381 (12.26%) BGP
9 376 (12.10%) Network Security
10 371 (11.94%) DHCP
11 369 (11.88%) Internet
12 361 (11.62%) Cisco ASA
13 352 (11.33%) VLAN
14 335 (10.78%) VoIP
15 334 (10.75%) OSPF
16 332 (10.69%) SAN
17 301 (9.69%) Cisco Nexus
18 266 (8.56%) WLAN
19 233 (7.50%) EIGRP
20 210 (6.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 40 (1.29%) MySQL
3 28 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (0.74%) NoSQL
6 18 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (0.48%) Big Data
8 12 (0.39%) MongoDB
9 11 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
10 9 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (0.26%) DTS
12 7 (0.23%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.19%) Data Mining
13 6 (0.19%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (0.19%) SAP BW
14 5 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.13%) SQLite
16 3 (0.097%) CorVu
17 2 (0.064%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 33 (1.06%) Git (software)
2 12 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (0.35%) Subversion
4 10 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 10 (0.32%) Ant
4 10 (0.32%) GDB
5 7 (0.23%) Maven
6 6 (0.19%) Visual Studio
6 6 (0.19%) LabVIEW
6 6 (0.19%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.16%) JIRA
7 5 (0.16%) Selenium
7 5 (0.16%) WinDbg
7 5 (0.16%) Wise Package Studio
8 4 (0.13%) Hudson
9 3 (0.097%) JMeter
9 3 (0.097%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.097%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.097%) WebLOAD
9 3 (0.097%) Bugzilla
General
1 601 (19.34%) Telecoms
2 539 (17.35%) Finance
3 151 (4.86%) Marketing
4 124 (3.99%) Retail
5 98 (3.15%) Banking
6 77 (2.48%) Electronics
6 77 (2.48%) Legal
7 58 (1.87%) Law
8 38 (1.22%) Advertising
9 36 (1.16%) Manufacturing
10 34 (1.09%) Financial Institution
11 32 (1.03%) Publishing
12 25 (0.80%) Back Office
12 25 (0.80%) Multimedia
13 23 (0.74%) Investment Banking
14 18 (0.58%) Billing
15 16 (0.51%) Spanish Language
16 15 (0.48%) French Language
17 9 (0.29%) Interactive Media
18 8 (0.26%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 741 (23.85%) Network Engineer
2 287 (9.24%) Support Engineer
3 277 (8.92%) Analyst
4 265 (8.53%) Architect
5 211 (6.79%) Consultant
6 209 (6.73%) Senior Network Engineer
7 143 (4.60%) Network Architect
8 131 (4.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 118 (3.80%) Software Engineer
10 107 (3.44%) IT Support
11 101 (3.25%) Senior Architect
12 99 (3.19%) Senior Network Architect
13 97 (3.12%) Security Engineer
14 89 (2.86%) Project Manager
15 87 (2.80%) Developer
16 84 (2.70%) Network Analyst
17 80 (2.57%) Technical Engineer
18 79 (2.54%) Support Analyst
19 78 (2.51%) Wireless Engineer
20 73 (2.35%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (2.54%) HTML
2 53 (1.71%) CSS
3 48 (1.54%) .NET
4 41 (1.32%) Web Services
5 33 (1.06%) XML
6 22 (0.71%) Middleware
7 20 (0.64%) XMPP
8 19 (0.61%) .NET Framework
9 17 (0.55%) WCF
9 17 (0.55%) LINQ
9 17 (0.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 17 (0.55%) .NET Remoting
10 14 (0.45%) Ajax
11 13 (0.42%) SOAP
12 11 (0.35%) WAP
13 10 (0.32%) XSL
13 10 (0.32%) MFC
13 10 (0.32%) RESTful
14 9 (0.29%) XSLT
14 9 (0.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 246 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
2 190 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 136 (4.38%) Computer Science
4 98 (3.15%) Blackberry
5 52 (1.67%) Clustering
5 52 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
6 47 (1.51%) Replication
7 39 (1.26%) iPhone
8 37 (1.19%) Open Source
9 31 (1.00%) PKI
10 29 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
11 28 (0.90%) Internet of Things
11 28 (0.90%) User Experience
11 28 (0.90%) Algorithms
12 27 (0.87%) Statistics
13 24 (0.77%) Mathematics
13 24 (0.77%) Hedge funds
14 21 (0.68%) Smartphone
14 21 (0.68%) DTV
15 20 (0.64%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 987 (31.77%) Windows
2 401 (12.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 334 (10.75%) Linux
4 277 (8.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 273 (8.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 242 (7.79%) Windows 7
7 184 (5.92%) Windows XP
8 141 (4.54%) Android
9 132 (4.25%) UNIX
10 124 (3.99%) Apple iOS
11 86 (2.77%) Windows 8
12 71 (2.29%) Mac OS X
13 52 (1.67%) Windows Vista
14 26 (0.84%) CentOS
15 25 (0.80%) Solaris
16 18 (0.58%) AIX
17 17 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
18 13 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
19 12 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 11 (0.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 557 (17.93%) ITIL
2 279 (8.98%) Network Design
3 277 (8.92%) Project Management
4 267 (8.59%) Service Delivery
5 225 (7.24%) Network Management
6 182 (5.86%) PRINCE2
7 159 (5.12%) Change Management
8 155 (4.99%) Information Security
9 145 (4.67%) Load Balancing
10 144 (4.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 137 (4.41%) Service Management
12 130 (4.18%) Software Engineering
13 126 (4.06%) Network Monitoring
14 117 (3.77%) Migration
15 114 (3.67%) Risk Management
16 109 (3.51%) Kalman Filter
17 102 (3.28%) CRM
18 95 (3.06%) Mentoring
19 90 (2.90%) Agile Software Development
20 82 (2.64%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 175 (5.63%) C
2 170 (5.47%) SQL
3 125 (4.02%) Python
4 104 (3.35%) C++
5 96 (3.09%) Java
6 76 (2.45%) PHP
7 75 (2.41%) Perl
8 66 (2.12%) C#
9 60 (1.93%) JavaScript
10 59 (1.90%) PowerShell
11 47 (1.51%) Embedded C
12 40 (1.29%) Bash Shell
13 31 (1.00%) VB
14 29 (0.93%) T-SQL
15 24 (0.77%) Embedded C++
16 22 (0.71%) Assembly Language
17 20 (0.64%) Shell Script
17 20 (0.64%) Ruby
18 18 (0.58%) VBScript
19 11 (0.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 864 (27.81%) Cisco Certification
2 645 (20.76%) CCNP
3 519 (16.70%) Degree
4 391 (12.58%) CCNA
5 257 (8.27%) Security Cleared
6 211 (6.79%) SC Cleared
7 176 (5.66%) CCIE
8 163 (5.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 117 (3.77%) CISSP
10 113 (3.64%) MCSE
11 90 (2.90%) CCSE
12 83 (2.67%) MCITP
13 73 (2.35%) MCP
14 63 (2.03%) CISM
15 62 (2.00%) MCSA
15 62 (2.00%) CCDP
16 50 (1.61%) JNCIP
17 48 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 47 (1.51%) JNCIE
19 45 (1.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 250 (8.05%) SLA
2 103 (3.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 94 (3.03%) QA
4 89 (2.86%) PCI DSS
5 41 (1.32%) ISO 9001
6 26 (0.84%) ISO 14001
7 14 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 14 (0.45%) ISO 9000
8 8 (0.26%) JTAG
9 4 (0.13%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.064%) HL7
10 2 (0.064%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.064%) COBIT
11 1 (0.032%) BS7799
11 1 (0.032%) DO-178B
11 1 (0.032%) DICOM
11 1 (0.032%) BS25999
System Software
1 527 (16.96%) Active Directory
2 408 (13.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 201 (6.47%) Hyper-V
4 120 (3.86%) vSphere
5 97 (3.12%) XenApp
6 61 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
7 53 (1.71%) XenDesktop
8 43 (1.38%) VMware ESX
9 42 (1.35%) Firmware
10 31 (1.00%) Terminal Services
11 29 (0.93%) XenServer
12 28 (0.90%) ISA Server
13 22 (0.71%) Terminal Server
14 17 (0.55%) NFS
14 17 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 16 (0.51%) Snort
16 13 (0.42%) DFS Replication
17 11 (0.35%) KVM
18 10 (0.32%) ProxySG
19 9 (0.29%) UAG
Systems Management
1 92 (2.96%) Backup Exec
2 85 (2.74%) Cisco CUCM
3 83 (2.67%) CiscoWorks
4 79 (2.54%) SCCM
5 71 (2.29%) SCOM
6 70 (2.25%) Norton AntiVirus
7 56 (1.80%) Cisco Prime
8 48 (1.54%) FortiGate
9 44 (1.42%) OpenView
10 36 (1.16%) Cacti
11 33 (1.06%) WSUS
12 30 (0.97%) HP NNM
13 28 (0.90%) Nagios
14 24 (0.77%) SCVMM
15 23 (0.74%) Cisco UCCX
16 17 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 13 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
17 13 (0.42%) SCOrch
18 12 (0.39%) Nessus
19 10 (0.32%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1462 (47.06%) Cisco
2 638 (20.53%) Juniper
3 633 (20.37%) Microsoft
4 618 (19.89%) VMware
5 420 (13.52%) HP
6 414 (13.32%) CheckPoint
7 347 (11.17%) Citrix
8 341 (10.98%) F5
9 173 (5.57%) SolarWinds
10 162 (5.21%) Riverbed
11 152 (4.89%) Apple
12 136 (4.38%) Dell
13 133 (4.28%) Aruba
14 123 (3.96%) Symantec
15 108 (3.48%) Avaya
16 101 (3.25%) EMC
17 93 (2.99%) Veeam
18 79 (2.54%) Blue Coat
19 75 (2.41%) Huawei
20 70 (2.25%) Ericsson
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + 20% bonus + £6,600 car allowance +
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + 20% bonus + £6,600 car allowance +
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + 20% bonus + £6,600 car allowance +
Posted: Yesterday
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42500 per annum + £3,000 on-call + OT + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £38500 per annum + 46 days Hols + Great Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Intelletect
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 60k OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Intelletect
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Thatcham, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Training + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - shares, relocation, pension + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £65000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
West Midlands Police
Salary: From £38,286 to £44,970 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent (DOE) + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + + bonus + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago