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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 208 247 222
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -25
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 1621 1357 1440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.47% 1.15% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.18% 6.74% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1188 1072 1149
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average 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
19826 20141 21409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.02% 17.01% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15758 16031 17346
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 6 May 2015 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 6 May 2015. 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 +42 1512 £45,000 +5.88% 226
London +26 524 £50,000 +11.11% 42
South East +69 478 £42,500 -10.52% 63
City of London +53 165 £52,500 +10.52% 9
Berkshire +24 161 £52,500 +10.52% 17
East of England -35 130 £45,000 +8.43% 35
North West +78 126 £47,500 +18.75% 18
Reading +15 96 £48,750 - 11
Surrey +55 88 £42,500 -10.52% 14
South West +33 88 £39,750 +13.57% 27
Buckinghamshire +35 83 £45,000 -5.26% 12
Cheshire +71 80 £38,750 -22.50% 7
Crewe - 72 - - 3
Cambridgeshire -21 71 £45,000 +8.43% 18
Yorkshire +20 65 £37,500 +25.00% 13
Milton Keynes +30 57 £45,000 -21.73% 4
West Midlands -4 56 £34,250 +14.16% 18
Hampshire -11 55 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Cambridge -17 54 £45,000 +5.88% 13
West Yorkshire +19 42 £37,500 +25.00% 9
East Midlands -22 42 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Manchester +26 38 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Scotland +29 35 £37,500 +15.38%
Leeds +27 35 £45,000 +65.13% 8
Wales +15 31 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Wiltshire +19 29 £40,000 +45.45% 7
South Wales +12 29 £40,000 -3.03% 5
Guildford +24 28 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Oxfordshire +17 26 £46,750 +53.27% 8
Bristol +14 25 £32,500 -17.19% 7

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 1631 (49.88%) Cisco
2 1357 (41.50%) Firewall
3 1113 (34.04%) Cisco Certification
4 1003 (30.67%) LAN
5 957 (29.27%) Windows
6 945 (28.90%) WAN
7 774 (23.67%) CCNP
8 706 (21.59%) VPN
9 676 (20.67%) Microsoft
10 611 (18.69%) VMware
11 602 (18.41%) ITIL
12 577 (17.65%) Degree
13 573 (17.52%) Juniper
14 549 (16.79%) CCNA
15 539 (16.48%) Telecoms
16 533 (16.30%) Finance
17 521 (15.93%) Active Directory
18 486 (14.86%) CheckPoint
19 473 (14.46%) HP
20 447 (13.67%) Network Security
21 437 (13.36%) Cisco ASA
22 431 (13.18%) TCP/IP
23 417 (12.75%) MPLS
24 412 (12.60%) MS Excel
25 408 (12.48%) MS Exchange
26 406 (12.42%) VMware Infrastructure
27 399 (12.20%) VoIP
28 388 (11.87%) BGP
29 384 (11.74%) DNS
30 371 (11.35%) Citrix

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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
1 408 (12.48%) MS Exchange
2 188 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 145 (4.43%) SharePoint
4 125 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 123 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2003
6 116 (3.55%) Lync
7 103 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2013
8 86 (2.63%) IIS
9 43 (1.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 23 (0.70%) Apache
11 9 (0.28%) OpenStack
11 9 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (0.24%) IBM Notes
13 7 (0.21%) Node.js
14 6 (0.18%) Tomcat
15 5 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.15%) Confluence
15 5 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.12%) GlassFish
16 4 (0.12%) JBoss
Applications
1 412 (12.60%) MS Excel
2 314 (9.60%) MS Office
3 70 (2.14%) MS Visio
4 69 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (0.55%) MS Project
6 8 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.21%) FrameMaker
7 7 (0.21%) PaintShop Pro
7 7 (0.21%) RoboHelp
8 5 (0.15%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.15%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
9 4 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.12%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.092%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.092%) Final Cut Pro
11 2 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.031%) GNU Octave
12 1 (0.031%) Revit
12 1 (0.031%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 16 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.15%) Sage 50
5 4 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.092%) Epicor Vantage
6 3 (0.092%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.092%) assyst
6 3 (0.092%) Primavera
7 2 (0.061%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.061%) Magento
8 1 (0.031%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.031%) Summit
8 1 (0.031%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.031%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 87 (2.66%) Office 365
2 43 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
3 38 (1.16%) IaaS
4 33 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
5 27 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 16 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (0.34%) SaaS
8 9 (0.28%) PaaS
9 8 (0.24%) Google Apps
10 7 (0.21%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.092%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.092%) Dropbox
12 2 (0.061%) Yammer
12 2 (0.061%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.031%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.031%) Google Drive
13 1 (0.031%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1357 (41.50%) Firewall
2 1003 (30.67%) LAN
3 945 (28.90%) WAN
4 706 (21.59%) VPN
5 447 (13.67%) Network Security
6 437 (13.36%) Cisco ASA
7 431 (13.18%) TCP/IP
8 417 (12.75%) MPLS
9 399 (12.20%) VoIP
10 388 (11.87%) BGP
11 384 (11.74%) DNS
12 339 (10.37%) Cisco Nexus
13 329 (10.06%) Internet
14 328 (10.03%) OSPF
15 327 (10.00%) DHCP
16 319 (9.76%) VLAN
17 309 (9.45%) SAN
18 235 (7.19%) EIGRP
19 224 (6.85%) SSL
20 188 (5.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (6.42%) SQL Server
2 46 (1.41%) MySQL
3 34 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (0.46%) NoSQL
6 11 (0.34%) MS Access
7 10 (0.31%) Big Data
8 9 (0.28%) Data Mining
8 9 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (0.28%) MongoDB
9 7 (0.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (0.21%) Relational Database
10 6 (0.18%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.092%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.092%) CorVu
13 2 (0.061%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.061%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (0.83%) Git (software)
2 18 (0.55%) Visual Studio
3 16 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (0.49%) GDB
4 11 (0.34%) WinDbg
5 10 (0.31%) JIRA
6 9 (0.28%) Subversion
7 8 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (0.24%) Metasploit
8 7 (0.21%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.15%) Selenium
9 5 (0.15%) Axure RP
9 5 (0.15%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.12%) GCC
10 4 (0.12%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.092%) WebLOAD
11 3 (0.092%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.092%) ClearCase
11 3 (0.092%) JMeter
11 3 (0.092%) JUnit
General
1 539 (16.48%) Telecoms
2 533 (16.30%) Finance
3 210 (6.42%) Retail
4 132 (4.04%) Marketing
5 114 (3.49%) Financial Institution
6 91 (2.78%) Legal
7 85 (2.60%) Electronics
8 77 (2.35%) Law
9 58 (1.77%) Advertising
10 50 (1.53%) Banking
11 44 (1.35%) Billing
12 39 (1.19%) Manufacturing
13 21 (0.64%) Automotive
14 19 (0.58%) Multimedia
15 17 (0.52%) Investment Banking
16 16 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
17 15 (0.46%) Back Office
18 13 (0.40%) Military
19 12 (0.37%) Publishing
20 6 (0.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 828 (25.32%) Network Engineer
2 298 (9.11%) Consultant
3 297 (9.08%) Support Engineer
4 264 (8.07%) Analyst
5 254 (7.77%) Architect
6 218 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
7 137 (4.19%) Network Architect
8 128 (3.91%) Security Engineer
9 118 (3.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 111 (3.39%) IT Support
11 110 (3.36%) Network Consultant
12 109 (3.33%) Developer
13 108 (3.30%) Software Engineer
14 96 (2.94%) Project Manager
15 81 (2.48%) Network Support
16 80 (2.45%) Support Analyst
16 80 (2.45%) 3rd Line Support
17 78 (2.39%) Technical Support
18 71 (2.17%) Network Security Engineer
18 71 (2.17%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (2.17%) .NET
2 66 (2.02%) HTML
3 65 (1.99%) CSS
4 43 (1.31%) XML
5 37 (1.13%) Web Services
6 25 (0.76%) XMPP
7 22 (0.67%) jQuery
8 21 (0.64%) HTML5
9 18 (0.55%) MAPI
10 13 (0.40%) MFC
10 13 (0.40%) ASP.NET
11 12 (0.37%) JSON
12 11 (0.34%) WAP
13 10 (0.31%) REST
14 9 (0.28%) CSS3
14 9 (0.28%) RESTful
15 8 (0.24%) LAMP
15 8 (0.24%) WinForms
15 8 (0.24%) ISPF
16 7 (0.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 220 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
2 174 (5.32%) Management Information System
3 139 (4.25%) Computer Science
4 102 (3.12%) Blackberry
5 78 (2.39%) Video Conferencing
6 70 (2.14%) Mobile App
7 52 (1.59%) Clustering
8 50 (1.53%) PMI
8 50 (1.53%) iPhone
9 45 (1.38%) Replication
10 39 (1.19%) PDA
10 39 (1.19%) User Experience
11 37 (1.13%) IPTV
12 35 (1.07%) Internet of Things
13 33 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
14 29 (0.89%) Statistics
15 27 (0.83%) Cryptography
15 27 (0.83%) Device Driver
16 26 (0.80%) CCTV
17 24 (0.73%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 957 (29.27%) Windows
2 339 (10.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 320 (9.79%) Linux
4 258 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 242 (7.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 239 (7.31%) Windows 7
7 158 (4.83%) Windows XP
8 150 (4.59%) Android
9 117 (3.58%) Apple iOS
10 116 (3.55%) Windows 8
11 97 (2.97%) UNIX
12 72 (2.20%) Mac OS X
13 51 (1.56%) Windows Vista
14 25 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
15 16 (0.49%) Mac OS
16 15 (0.46%) Solaris
17 12 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
18 9 (0.28%) CentOS
19 7 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
20 6 (0.18%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 602 (18.41%) ITIL
2 302 (9.24%) Service Delivery
3 268 (8.20%) Project Management
4 238 (7.28%) Network Design
5 205 (6.27%) Network Management
6 197 (6.02%) Load Balancing
7 195 (5.96%) PRINCE2
8 170 (5.20%) Risk Management
9 168 (5.14%) Information Security
9 168 (5.14%) Network Monitoring
10 157 (4.80%) Agile Software Development
10 157 (4.80%) Change Management
11 140 (4.28%) Disaster Recovery
12 128 (3.91%) Penetration Testing
13 126 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
14 122 (3.73%) Software Engineering
15 117 (3.58%) Service Management
16 115 (3.52%) Migration
17 109 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
18 99 (3.03%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 204 (6.24%) SQL
2 174 (5.32%) C
3 138 (4.22%) C++
4 101 (3.09%) Python
5 100 (3.06%) Java
6 89 (2.72%) C#
7 75 (2.29%) PHP
8 63 (1.93%) JavaScript
8 63 (1.93%) Perl
9 45 (1.38%) PowerShell
10 44 (1.35%) Embedded C
11 34 (1.04%) VB
12 29 (0.89%) T-SQL
13 27 (0.83%) Embedded C++
14 21 (0.64%) Assembly Language
15 20 (0.61%) VBScript
16 19 (0.58%) Bash Shell
16 19 (0.58%) Shell Script
17 17 (0.52%) Objective-C
18 15 (0.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1113 (34.04%) Cisco Certification
2 774 (23.67%) CCNP
3 577 (17.65%) Degree
4 549 (16.79%) CCNA
5 272 (8.32%) Security Cleared
6 226 (6.91%) SC Cleared
7 210 (6.42%) CCIE
8 158 (4.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 147 (4.50%) CISSP
10 105 (3.21%) MCSE
11 89 (2.72%) CISM
12 85 (2.60%) PMI Certification
13 77 (2.35%) CCSA
14 75 (2.29%) CCSE
15 68 (2.08%) MCP
16 61 (1.87%) MCITP
17 57 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 49 (1.50%) Citrix Certification
19 47 (1.44%) PMP
19 47 (1.44%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 242 (7.40%) SLA
2 103 (3.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 97 (2.97%) QA
4 85 (2.60%) PCI DSS
5 38 (1.16%) ISO 9001
6 27 (0.83%) ISO 14001
7 18 (0.55%) ISO 9000
8 17 (0.52%) JTAG
9 7 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.21%) COBIT
10 2 (0.061%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.061%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.031%) BS25999
11 1 (0.031%) HL7
11 1 (0.031%) DICOM
System Software
1 521 (15.93%) Active Directory
2 406 (12.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 220 (6.73%) Hyper-V
4 121 (3.70%) vSphere
5 104 (3.18%) XenApp
6 76 (2.32%) XenDesktop
7 66 (2.02%) Firmware
8 64 (1.96%) XenServer
9 44 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
10 39 (1.19%) VMware ESX
11 23 (0.70%) DFS Replication
12 22 (0.67%) Snort
13 20 (0.61%) ISA Server
13 20 (0.61%) Terminal Server
14 18 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 14 (0.43%) Terminal Services
16 10 (0.31%) Forefront TMG
17 7 (0.21%) ProxySG
18 5 (0.15%) NFS
19 4 (0.12%) UAG
Systems Management
1 115 (3.52%) Cisco Prime
2 79 (2.42%) Backup Exec
3 69 (2.11%) SCCM
4 57 (1.74%) CiscoWorks
5 56 (1.71%) Cisco CUCM
6 52 (1.59%) FortiGate
7 43 (1.31%) SCOM
8 39 (1.19%) OpenView
8 39 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
9 24 (0.73%) Nagios
10 23 (0.70%) CA Spectrum
11 21 (0.64%) Cisco UCCX
12 20 (0.61%) WSUS
13 19 (0.58%) Cacti
14 16 (0.49%) Puppet
15 15 (0.46%) HP NNM
15 15 (0.46%) Cisco LMS
16 14 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
16 14 (0.43%) OPNET
16 14 (0.43%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1631 (49.88%) Cisco
2 676 (20.67%) Microsoft
3 611 (18.69%) VMware
4 573 (17.52%) Juniper
5 486 (14.86%) CheckPoint
6 473 (14.46%) HP
7 371 (11.35%) Citrix
8 347 (10.61%) F5
9 212 (6.48%) SolarWinds
10 148 (4.53%) Dell
11 142 (4.34%) Aruba
12 141 (4.31%) Riverbed
13 123 (3.76%) Apple
14 108 (3.30%) Symantec
15 99 (3.03%) Fortinet
16 93 (2.84%) Meraki
17 92 (2.81%) Mitel
17 92 (2.81%) Nokia
18 84 (2.57%) McAfee
19 79 (2.42%) Blue Coat
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Salary: £40-45,000 + Bens
Posted: 53 minutes ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gloucestershire
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
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Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Relocation
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits and relocation package
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East London
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Salary: No Constraint for the right candidate
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £40k - 55k per year
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Stocks + Bonus
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Buckinghamshire
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Posted: 6 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-35,000 + Bens
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London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000- 50,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday