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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 243 240 263
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 1323 1512 1360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.37% 1.38% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.14% 8.27% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 1212 1074
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,090 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,450
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
16248 18278 21090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.86% 16.71% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13439 15159 16659
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,069
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 28 August 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 August 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 -2 1232 £45,000 - 174
London -24 410 £55,000 +5.76% 55
South East -13 305 £45,000 -5.26% 38
East of England +29 122 £47,500 +18.75% 19
Berkshire -26 109 £45,000 -26.53% 10
North West -13 83 £35,000 -12.50% 16
West Midlands -6 80 £42,500 +30.76% 12
Yorkshire -11 72 £50,000 +25.00% 13
East Midlands +40 68 £38,125 +1.66% 4
Hampshire +27 64 £45,000 -10.00% 8
South West +2 61 £35,936 -0.17% 15
City of London +4 54 £57,500 +4.54% 8
Cambridgeshire +28 51 £50,000 +25.00% 10
Reading -4 48 £55,000 +25.71% 5
Birmingham -1 46 £45,000 -35.71% 5
West Yorkshire -35 46 £55,000 +29.41% 8
Hertfordshire +20 42 £45,000 - 2
Manchester -17 42 £40,000 - 12
Scotland +41 41 £36,000 -22.58% 4
Cambridge +34 41 £50,000 +8.10% 6
Leeds -8 41 £55,000 +23.59% 5
Surrey +13 40 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Kent +30 30 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Bristol +27 29 £40,750 +27.34% 6
South Yorkshire +31 28 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Buckinghamshire -9 28 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Leicestershire +21 27 £45,000 +97.55% 2
Bracknell +18 25 £37,500 -5.06% 1
Croydon +10 21 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Cheshire -1 20 £30,000 -17.24% 3

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1636 (56.90%) Cisco
2 1299 (45.18%) Firewall
3 1153 (40.10%) Cisco Certification
4 1049 (36.49%) LAN
5 977 (33.98%) WAN
6 846 (29.43%) Windows
7 780 (27.13%) CCNP
8 730 (25.39%) VPN
9 695 (24.17%) CCNA
10 647 (22.50%) Microsoft
11 568 (19.76%) ITIL
12 535 (18.61%) Data Centre
13 521 (18.12%) Cisco ASA
14 506 (17.60%) Active Directory
15 470 (16.35%) Network Security
16 466 (16.21%) Telecoms
17 443 (15.41%) VMware
17 443 (15.41%) TCP/IP
18 432 (15.03%) Juniper
19 411 (14.30%) CheckPoint
20 410 (14.26%) DNS
21 409 (14.23%) MPLS
22 404 (14.05%) VoIP
23 389 (13.53%) OSPF
24 385 (13.39%) Cisco Nexus
25 371 (12.90%) Windows Server
26 370 (12.87%) MS Excel
27 367 (12.77%) Cisco Wireless
28 365 (12.70%) BGP
29 364 (12.66%) DHCP

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
1 258 (8.97%) MS Exchange
2 147 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 98 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 97 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 78 (2.71%) Skype for Business
6 70 (2.43%) IIS
7 60 (2.09%) SharePoint
8 57 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2003
9 25 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 25 (0.87%) Tomcat
10 17 (0.59%) OpenStack
11 15 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
12 11 (0.38%) IBM Notes
13 10 (0.35%) Apache
13 10 (0.35%) Smallworld
14 6 (0.21%) Apache Solr
14 6 (0.21%) CMS
14 6 (0.21%) Office Communications Server
14 6 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 370 (12.87%) MS Excel
2 290 (10.09%) MS Office
3 77 (2.68%) MS Visio
4 40 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.10%) MS Project
7 1 (0.035%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.035%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.035%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.035%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.21%) assyst
4 4 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.070%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.070%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.035%) Line 50
6 1 (0.035%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 174 (6.05%) Office 365
2 82 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 65 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
4 47 (1.63%) SaaS
5 27 (0.94%) IaaS
6 20 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
8 15 (0.52%) IBM Cloud
8 15 (0.52%) SoftLayer
9 14 (0.49%) Sumo Logic
10 11 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (0.24%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.14%) GitHub
12 4 (0.14%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.070%) PaaS
14 1 (0.035%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 1 (0.035%) Amazon Kinesis
14 1 (0.035%) Google Apps
14 1 (0.035%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1299 (45.18%) Firewall
2 1049 (36.49%) LAN
3 977 (33.98%) WAN
4 730 (25.39%) VPN
5 521 (18.12%) Cisco ASA
6 470 (16.35%) Network Security
7 443 (15.41%) TCP/IP
8 410 (14.26%) DNS
9 409 (14.23%) MPLS
10 404 (14.05%) VoIP
11 389 (13.53%) OSPF
12 385 (13.39%) Cisco Nexus
13 367 (12.77%) Cisco Wireless
14 365 (12.70%) BGP
15 364 (12.66%) DHCP
16 281 (9.77%) Internet
17 278 (9.67%) WLAN
18 273 (9.50%) EIGRP
19 251 (8.73%) SAN
20 225 (7.83%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (6.16%) SQL Server
2 43 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (0.87%) MySQL
5 19 (0.66%) Relational Database
6 14 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (0.49%) GIS
7 13 (0.45%) NoSQL
7 13 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (0.35%) MongoDB
9 9 (0.31%) Oracle Database
10 8 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.21%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.21%) HBase
11 6 (0.21%) QlikView
11 6 (0.21%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (0.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.14%) Big Data
13 4 (0.14%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 44 (1.53%) Burp Suite
2 38 (1.32%) Metasploit
3 16 (0.56%) Jenkins
4 15 (0.52%) Vagrant
4 15 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 13 (0.45%) Git (software)
5 13 (0.45%) Visual Studio
6 12 (0.42%) Sonatype Nexus
7 8 (0.28%) Eclipse
8 7 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
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%) Liquibase
10 3 (0.10%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.070%) CppUnit
11 2 (0.070%) git-flow
11 2 (0.070%) MSI
General
1 466 (16.21%) Telecoms
2 336 (11.69%) Finance
3 86 (2.99%) Electronics
4 73 (2.54%) Retail
5 69 (2.40%) Marketing
6 60 (2.09%) Legal
7 53 (1.84%) Banking
8 45 (1.57%) Manufacturing
9 40 (1.39%) Publishing
10 34 (1.18%) Law
11 23 (0.80%) Advertising
11 23 (0.80%) Games
12 21 (0.73%) Automotive
13 20 (0.70%) Back Office
13 20 (0.70%) Billing
14 17 (0.59%) Investment Banking
15 12 (0.42%) Aerospace
15 12 (0.42%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
17 9 (0.31%) Military
Job Titles
1 851 (29.60%) Network Engineer
2 366 (12.73%) Cisco Engineer
3 316 (10.99%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 312 (10.85%) Support Engineer
5 287 (9.98%) Analyst
6 238 (8.28%) Consultant
7 234 (8.14%) Senior Network Engineer
8 153 (5.32%) Network Support
9 148 (5.15%) Security Engineer
10 134 (4.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 121 (4.21%) Network Consultant
11 121 (4.21%) Support Analyst
12 119 (4.14%) Network Security Engineer
13 116 (4.03%) Tester
14 114 (3.97%) Penetration Tester
15 113 (3.93%) IT Support
16 108 (3.76%) IT Engineer
17 107 (3.72%) Network Support Engineer
18 102 (3.55%) Senior Cisco Engineer
19 97 (3.37%) Cisco Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (7.06%) 802.1X
2 36 (1.25%) .NET
3 34 (1.18%) HTML
4 32 (1.11%) Web Services
5 21 (0.73%) CSS
6 19 (0.66%) MAPI
7 18 (0.63%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 17 (0.59%) AngularJS
9 16 (0.56%) HTML5
9 16 (0.56%) Middleware
9 16 (0.56%) XML
9 16 (0.56%) XMPP
10 14 (0.49%) Grails
10 14 (0.49%) jQuery
10 14 (0.49%) Ruby on Rails
10 14 (0.49%) Spring
11 13 (0.45%) .NET Framework
12 11 (0.38%) RESTful
13 10 (0.35%) JSP
14 8 (0.28%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 535 (18.61%) Data Centre
2 220 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
3 150 (5.22%) Management Information System
4 111 (3.86%) Computer Science
5 107 (3.72%) Mobile App
6 88 (3.06%) Driving Licence
7 85 (2.96%) Statistics
8 84 (2.92%) Video Conferencing
9 69 (2.40%) iPhone
10 64 (2.23%) PKI
11 57 (1.98%) Blackberry
12 56 (1.95%) Embedded Systems
13 44 (1.53%) Mathematics
14 42 (1.46%) Replication
15 41 (1.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 36 (1.25%) CESG
17 34 (1.18%) Cryptography
18 31 (1.08%) e-Health
19 29 (1.01%) Clustering
19 29 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 846 (29.43%) Windows
2 371 (12.90%) Windows Server
3 341 (11.86%) Linux
4 252 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 219 (7.62%) Windows 7
6 216 (7.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 174 (6.05%) Unix
8 124 (4.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 113 (3.93%) Windows 8
10 89 (3.10%) Android
11 88 (3.06%) Windows 10
12 72 (2.50%) Windows XP
13 54 (1.88%) Apple iOS
14 50 (1.74%) Windows Vista
15 39 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 33 (1.15%) Mac OS X
17 17 (0.59%) Debian
17 17 (0.59%) Solaris
18 14 (0.49%) Mac OS
18 14 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 568 (19.76%) ITIL
2 287 (9.98%) Network Design
3 230 (8.00%) Presales
4 221 (7.69%) Network Management
5 198 (6.89%) Service Delivery
6 196 (6.82%) Project Management
7 192 (6.68%) Network Monitoring
8 172 (5.98%) Information Security
9 145 (5.04%) Change Management
10 135 (4.70%) Disaster Recovery
11 134 (4.66%) Load Balancing
12 128 (4.45%) Penetration Testing
13 116 (4.03%) Service Management
14 107 (3.72%) Agile Software Development
14 107 (3.72%) Kalman Filter
15 104 (3.62%) High Availability
16 102 (3.55%) Migration
17 99 (3.44%) Cybersecurity
18 94 (3.27%) Change Control
19 91 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 169 (5.88%) C++
2 168 (5.84%) C
3 152 (5.29%) SQL
4 114 (3.97%) Python
5 90 (3.13%) Java
6 79 (2.75%) PowerShell
7 71 (2.47%) Perl
8 68 (2.37%) Ruby
9 56 (1.95%) Bash Shell
10 48 (1.67%) PHP
11 40 (1.39%) C#
12 32 (1.11%) Embedded C
13 24 (0.83%) Shell Script
14 22 (0.77%) JavaScript
15 16 (0.56%) Embedded C++
15 16 (0.56%) T-SQL
16 12 (0.42%) MATLAB
17 10 (0.35%) Magik
17 10 (0.35%) Tcl
17 10 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 1153 (40.10%) Cisco Certification
2 780 (27.13%) CCNP
3 695 (24.17%) CCNA
4 348 (12.10%) Degree
5 254 (8.83%) CCIE
6 184 (6.40%) Security Cleared
7 144 (5.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 137 (4.77%) SC Cleared
9 122 (4.24%) CREST Certified
10 99 (3.44%) CISSP
11 92 (3.20%) CCSP
12 82 (2.85%) MCSA
13 80 (2.78%) CCSA
14 79 (2.75%) CCDP
15 69 (2.40%) MCSE
16 63 (2.19%) JNCIS
17 62 (2.16%) JNCIA
17 62 (2.16%) JNCIP
18 60 (2.09%) CCDA
19 58 (2.02%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 179 (6.23%) SLA
2 125 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 83 (2.89%) PCI DSS
4 36 (1.25%) ISO 9001
5 27 (0.94%) QA
6 19 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.24%) COBIT
8 6 (0.21%) DICOM
9 5 (0.17%) ISO13485
10 4 (0.14%) Def Stans
10 4 (0.14%) HIPAA
11 3 (0.10%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.10%) MISRA
11 3 (0.10%) MISRA C
12 2 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 1 (0.035%) Disclosure Scotland
13 1 (0.035%) HL7
13 1 (0.035%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.035%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.035%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 506 (17.60%) Active Directory
2 336 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 198 (6.89%) Hyper-V
4 86 (2.99%) vSphere
5 64 (2.23%) Firmware
6 63 (2.19%) XenApp
7 33 (1.15%) Virtual Desktop
8 30 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
8 30 (1.04%) VMware ESX
9 29 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
9 29 (1.01%) XenDesktop
10 24 (0.83%) XenServer
11 22 (0.77%) NFS
12 21 (0.73%) Terminal Services
13 14 (0.49%) KVM
14 13 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 13 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
15 9 (0.31%) Forefront TMG
16 7 (0.24%) vCloud
17 6 (0.21%) Btrfs
Systems Management
1 127 (4.42%) Cisco CUCM
2 108 (3.76%) Cisco Prime
3 83 (2.89%) SCCM
4 58 (2.02%) Nessus
5 53 (1.84%) Backup Exec
6 46 (1.60%) Nagios
7 41 (1.43%) FortiGate
8 40 (1.39%) Cisco UCCX
9 38 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
10 32 (1.11%) Puppet
11 31 (1.08%) Cacti
11 31 (1.08%) Nmap
12 30 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
13 26 (0.90%) SolarWinds Orion
13 26 (0.90%) WSUS
14 17 (0.59%) Cisco UCCE
15 13 (0.45%) Ansible
15 13 (0.45%) HP NNM
16 12 (0.42%) QRadar
17 11 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1636 (56.90%) Cisco
2 647 (22.50%) Microsoft
3 443 (15.41%) VMware
4 432 (15.03%) Juniper
5 411 (14.30%) CheckPoint
6 324 (11.27%) HP
7 267 (9.29%) F5
8 212 (7.37%) Palo Alto
9 208 (7.23%) Citrix
10 195 (6.78%) Meraki
11 182 (6.33%) Aruba
12 146 (5.08%) SolarWinds
13 120 (4.17%) Fortinet
14 97 (3.37%) Riverbed
15 94 (3.27%) Avaya
16 92 (3.20%) Apple
17 72 (2.50%) Dell
18 64 (2.23%) Veeam
19 58 (2.02%) Mitel
20 56 (1.95%) Nokia
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + generous package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Peopleworks
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus (£5K to £10K) + Excellent Be
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + great benefits package!
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum + £6,000 Car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (Incl Bonuses)
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Training, Pension, Health Care
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 30% bonus plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Together Money
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago