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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 239 242 274
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +32
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 1341 1490 1302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.37% 1.35% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.10% 7.98% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1121 1205 1053
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
16560 18672 20557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.90% 16.96% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13770 15324 16429
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -7 1265 £45,000 - 162
London 0 427 £53,500 +1.90% 44
South East -16 321 £47,500 - 37
East of England +55 129 £45,000 +5.88% 23
Berkshire -11 119 £47,500 -26.92% 9
Yorkshire +15 96 £50,000 +33.33% 11
West Midlands +5 86 £42,500 +30.76% 12
North West -18 72 £37,500 -6.25% 21
Hampshire +6 67 £50,000 +11.11% 11
City of London 0 64 £55,000 - 8
West Yorkshire 0 62 £55,000 +44.73% 9
East Midlands +27 55 £34,500 -12.74% 4
Leeds +13 54 £55,000 +29.41% 8
Hertfordshire +49 52 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Birmingham +9 52 £45,000 -35.71% 5
South West +3 51 £40,000 -3.03% 6
Reading +5 49 £55,000 +29.41% 5
Surrey +4 42 £50,000 - 8
Manchester +2 42 £40,000 - 12
Cambridgeshire 0 40 £50,000 +17.64% 14
Scotland +15 35 £42,500 -9.57% 3
South Yorkshire +39 34 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Kent +32 33 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Cambridge +9 28 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Buckinghamshire -14 25 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Newbury +23 22 £43,250 +1.76% 1
Bracknell +6 22 £42,500 -
Watford +41 21 £45,000 -18.18%
High Wycombe +11 21 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Southampton +5 20 £50,000 +11.11% 3

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 1671 (57.52%) Cisco
2 1320 (45.44%) Firewall
3 1194 (41.10%) Cisco Certification
4 1021 (35.15%) LAN
5 994 (34.22%) WAN
6 837 (28.81%) Windows
7 800 (27.54%) CCNP
8 790 (27.19%) VPN
9 676 (23.27%) CCNA
10 625 (21.51%) Microsoft
11 550 (18.93%) Cisco ASA
12 546 (18.80%) Data Centre
13 543 (18.69%) ITIL
14 504 (17.35%) Active Directory
15 502 (17.28%) Juniper
16 486 (16.73%) Network Security
17 465 (16.01%) TCP/IP
18 460 (15.83%) Telecoms
19 452 (15.56%) MPLS
20 429 (14.77%) VoIP
21 411 (14.15%) CheckPoint
22 410 (14.11%) OSPF
23 403 (13.87%) VMware
24 387 (13.32%) DNS
25 383 (13.18%) BGP
26 382 (13.15%) Windows Server
27 373 (12.84%) Cisco Nexus
28 367 (12.63%) Cisco Wireless
29 364 (12.53%) Degree
30 327 (11.26%) Finance

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
1 272 (9.36%) MS Exchange
2 176 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 107 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 100 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 91 (3.13%) Skype for Business
6 76 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2003
7 57 (1.96%) IIS
8 51 (1.76%) SharePoint
9 37 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 24 (0.83%) Tomcat
11 15 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
12 12 (0.41%) OpenStack
13 11 (0.38%) IBM Notes
14 10 (0.34%) Apache
14 10 (0.34%) Smallworld
15 8 (0.28%) Office Communications Server
15 8 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
16 7 (0.24%) Apache Solr
16 7 (0.24%) CMS
17 6 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 318 (10.95%) MS Excel
2 305 (10.50%) MS Office
3 87 (2.99%) MS Visio
4 38 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.10%) MS Project
7 1 (0.034%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.034%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.034%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.034%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.38%) assyst
4 3 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.069%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.069%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.034%) Line 50
6 1 (0.034%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 165 (5.68%) Office 365
2 67 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (1.38%) SaaS
4 23 (0.79%) IaaS
5 18 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (0.52%) SoftLayer
7 14 (0.48%) Sumo Logic
8 12 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
9 8 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.21%) Mimecast
11 4 (0.14%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.069%) PaaS
13 1 (0.034%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.034%) Amazon Kinesis
13 1 (0.034%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1320 (45.44%) Firewall
2 1021 (35.15%) LAN
3 994 (34.22%) WAN
4 790 (27.19%) VPN
5 550 (18.93%) Cisco ASA
6 486 (16.73%) Network Security
7 465 (16.01%) TCP/IP
8 452 (15.56%) MPLS
9 429 (14.77%) VoIP
10 410 (14.11%) OSPF
11 387 (13.32%) DNS
12 383 (13.18%) BGP
13 373 (12.84%) Cisco Nexus
14 367 (12.63%) Cisco Wireless
15 327 (11.26%) DHCP
16 274 (9.43%) EIGRP
17 261 (8.98%) Internet
18 249 (8.57%) SAN
19 236 (8.12%) WLAN
20 223 (7.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (6.16%) SQL Server
2 51 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (0.62%) MySQL
5 16 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (0.45%) GIS
7 13 (0.45%) NoSQL
7 13 (0.45%) Relational Database
8 10 (0.34%) MongoDB
9 9 (0.31%) Oracle Database
10 8 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (0.24%) Big Data
11 7 (0.24%) Hadoop
11 7 (0.24%) HBase
11 7 (0.24%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (0.21%) QlikView
12 6 (0.21%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (0.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (1.31%) Metasploit
2 37 (1.27%) Burp Suite
3 16 (0.55%) Jenkins
4 15 (0.52%) Vagrant
5 14 (0.48%) Git (software)
5 14 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 8 (0.28%) Eclipse
6 8 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
7 7 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (0.17%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.14%) Android Studio
9 4 (0.14%) Gradle
9 4 (0.14%) NUnit
9 4 (0.14%) Selenium
9 4 (0.14%) Subversion
10 3 (0.10%) AppScan
10 3 (0.10%) Liquibase
10 3 (0.10%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.10%) Paros
11 2 (0.069%) MSI
General
1 460 (15.83%) Telecoms
2 327 (11.26%) Finance
3 92 (3.17%) Electronics
4 77 (2.65%) Retail
5 62 (2.13%) Banking
5 62 (2.13%) Marketing
6 49 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 44 (1.51%) Publishing
8 43 (1.48%) Legal
9 38 (1.31%) Law
10 29 (1.00%) Advertising
10 29 (1.00%) Games
11 28 (0.96%) Billing
12 19 (0.65%) Back Office
13 17 (0.59%) Automotive
14 15 (0.52%) Investment Banking
15 13 (0.45%) Multimedia
16 11 (0.38%) Financial Institution
17 10 (0.34%) Military
18 9 (0.31%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 852 (29.33%) Network Engineer
2 371 (12.77%) Cisco Engineer
3 327 (11.26%) Support Engineer
4 323 (11.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 292 (10.05%) Analyst
6 254 (8.74%) Consultant
7 234 (8.06%) Senior Network Engineer
8 163 (5.61%) Network Support
9 136 (4.68%) Security Engineer
10 130 (4.48%) Network Consultant
11 116 (3.99%) IT Support
12 115 (3.96%) Tester
13 113 (3.89%) Network Support Engineer
13 113 (3.89%) Penetration Tester
13 113 (3.89%) Support Analyst
14 112 (3.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 111 (3.82%) Network Security Engineer
16 107 (3.68%) Cisco Support
17 105 (3.61%) IT Engineer
18 102 (3.51%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (6.95%) 802.1X
2 38 (1.31%) Web Services
3 30 (1.03%) .NET
4 29 (1.00%) HTML
4 29 (1.00%) MAPI
5 25 (0.86%) XMPP
6 19 (0.65%) CSS
7 18 (0.62%) Spring
7 18 (0.62%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 17 (0.59%) Middleware
9 16 (0.55%) AngularJS
10 14 (0.48%) Grails
10 14 (0.48%) Ruby on Rails
11 12 (0.41%) jQuery
12 11 (0.38%) HTML5
12 11 (0.38%) JSP
13 10 (0.34%) RESTful
14 8 (0.28%) CSS3
14 8 (0.28%) Node.js
15 7 (0.24%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 546 (18.80%) Data Centre
2 215 (7.40%) Analytical Skills
3 155 (5.34%) Management Information System
4 109 (3.75%) Computer Science
5 108 (3.72%) Mobile App
6 98 (3.37%) Driving Licence
7 96 (3.30%) Video Conferencing
8 82 (2.82%) iPhone
9 78 (2.69%) Statistics
10 74 (2.55%) Blackberry
11 52 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
11 52 (1.79%) PKI
12 51 (1.76%) Replication
13 47 (1.62%) Mathematics
14 39 (1.34%) CESG
15 36 (1.24%) e-Health
16 35 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 35 (1.20%) PDA
17 33 (1.14%) Virtual Team
18 29 (1.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 837 (28.81%) Windows
2 382 (13.15%) Windows Server
3 303 (10.43%) Linux
4 276 (9.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 234 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 224 (7.71%) Windows 7
7 176 (6.06%) Unix
8 146 (5.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 120 (4.13%) Windows 8
10 114 (3.92%) Android
11 89 (3.06%) Windows 10
12 84 (2.89%) Windows XP
13 68 (2.34%) Apple iOS
14 62 (2.13%) Windows Vista
15 34 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 30 (1.03%) Mac OS X
17 20 (0.69%) Debian
18 19 (0.65%) Ubuntu
19 17 (0.59%) Mac OS
20 16 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 543 (18.69%) ITIL
2 318 (10.95%) Network Design
3 239 (8.23%) Presales
4 199 (6.85%) Network Management
4 199 (6.85%) Network Monitoring
5 197 (6.78%) Service Delivery
6 190 (6.54%) Project Management
7 170 (5.85%) Information Security
8 151 (5.20%) Load Balancing
9 128 (4.41%) Penetration Testing
10 119 (4.10%) Change Management
11 117 (4.03%) Agile Software Development
12 116 (3.99%) Kalman Filter
13 115 (3.96%) Disaster Recovery
14 111 (3.82%) Migration
14 111 (3.82%) Service Management
15 106 (3.65%) High Availability
16 102 (3.51%) Cybersecurity
17 94 (3.24%) Network Architecture
18 87 (2.99%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 167 (5.75%) C
2 154 (5.30%) C++
3 139 (4.78%) SQL
4 105 (3.61%) Python
5 90 (3.10%) Java
6 77 (2.65%) PowerShell
7 71 (2.44%) Ruby
8 65 (2.24%) Perl
9 59 (2.03%) Bash Shell
10 49 (1.69%) PHP
11 26 (0.90%) C#
12 25 (0.86%) Embedded C
13 24 (0.83%) Shell Script
14 21 (0.72%) JavaScript
15 10 (0.34%) Magik
16 9 (0.31%) Embedded C++
16 9 (0.31%) MATLAB
17 8 (0.28%) Tcl
17 8 (0.28%) T-SQL
18 7 (0.24%) VB
Qualifications
1 1194 (41.10%) Cisco Certification
2 800 (27.54%) CCNP
3 676 (23.27%) CCNA
4 364 (12.53%) Degree
5 272 (9.36%) CCIE
6 199 (6.85%) Security Cleared
7 150 (5.16%) SC Cleared
8 131 (4.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 115 (3.96%) CREST Certified
10 102 (3.51%) CCDP
11 97 (3.34%) CISSP
12 91 (3.13%) CCSP
13 85 (2.93%) CCSA
14 84 (2.89%) JNCIP
15 75 (2.58%) CCDA
16 72 (2.48%) MCSA
17 64 (2.20%) CCVP
17 64 (2.20%) JNCIA
18 63 (2.17%) JNCIS
19 62 (2.13%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (5.78%) SLA
2 116 (3.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (1.38%) PCI DSS
4 30 (1.03%) ISO 9001
5 28 (0.96%) QA
6 13 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 7 (0.24%) DICOM
9 5 (0.17%) COBIT
9 5 (0.17%) Def Stans
9 5 (0.17%) ISO13485
10 4 (0.14%) HIPAA
11 3 (0.10%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.034%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.034%) HL7
12 1 (0.034%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 504 (17.35%) Active Directory
2 300 (10.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 191 (6.57%) Hyper-V
4 71 (2.44%) vSphere
5 60 (2.07%) Firmware
6 59 (2.03%) XenApp
7 31 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
8 29 (1.00%) XenDesktop
9 28 (0.96%) NFS
9 28 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
10 27 (0.93%) VMware ESX
11 25 (0.86%) Terminal Services
12 23 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
13 19 (0.65%) XenServer
14 18 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
15 15 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
16 10 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 9 (0.31%) KVM
17 9 (0.31%) vCloud
18 8 (0.28%) Squid
Systems Management
1 131 (4.51%) Cisco CUCM
2 100 (3.44%) Cisco Prime
3 95 (3.27%) SCCM
4 64 (2.20%) Backup Exec
5 60 (2.07%) Nessus
6 54 (1.86%) Nagios
7 47 (1.62%) FortiGate
8 45 (1.55%) Cisco UCCX
8 45 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
9 38 (1.31%) SolarWinds Orion
10 37 (1.27%) Cacti
11 32 (1.10%) Nmap
12 29 (1.00%) Puppet
13 27 (0.93%) WSUS
14 26 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
15 19 (0.65%) Cisco UCCE
16 15 (0.52%) HP NNM
17 13 (0.45%) SCOM
18 12 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
18 12 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1671 (57.52%) Cisco
2 625 (21.51%) Microsoft
3 502 (17.28%) Juniper
4 411 (14.15%) CheckPoint
5 403 (13.87%) VMware
6 320 (11.02%) HP
7 302 (10.40%) F5
8 205 (7.06%) Palo Alto
9 199 (6.85%) Citrix
10 188 (6.47%) Aruba
11 186 (6.40%) Meraki
12 151 (5.20%) SolarWinds
13 125 (4.30%) Fortinet
14 119 (4.10%) Avaya
15 104 (3.58%) Riverbed
16 96 (3.30%) Apple
17 75 (2.58%) Dell
18 68 (2.34%) Nokia
18 68 (2.34%) Veeam
19 52 (1.79%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networkers
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stirlingshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stirlingshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: 23000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum + £6,000 Car Allowance
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 25,000-30,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum + £6,000 Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum + £6,000 Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-65k base + excel
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
VIQU
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Satigo Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + generous package
Posted: 2 days ago