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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 218 229 284
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +55
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 1552 1518 1322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.56% 1.42% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.08% 7.94% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1259 1137 1058
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
17095 19123 20340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.13% 17.89% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14196 15317 16281
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 27 May 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 May 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
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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 +17 1482 £45,000 - 176
London +31 515 £52,500 +5.00% 52
South East +9 457 £47,500 +9.19% 36
Berkshire +33 177 £55,000 - 7
East of England +14 125 £28,750 -36.11% 16
Reading +32 99 £60,000 +41.17% 1
South West +20 95 £40,000 -5.88% 13
City of London -8 88 £55,000 +4.76% 11
Yorkshire +28 84 £50,000 +33.33% 19
Surrey +3 83 £38,750 -9.88% 11
North West -23 74 £37,500 -18.91% 16
West Midlands -2 73 £42,000 +44.82% 10
Hertfordshire +64 70 £35,000 -26.31% 5
Hampshire +17 65 £50,000 +33.33% 5
West Yorkshire +23 60 £55,000 +25.71% 12
Manchester +10 47 £37,500 -25.00% 8
East Midlands +26 44 £37,500 -16.66% 13
Leeds +7 41 £55,000 - 10
Kent +31 40 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 38 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Guildford -1 33 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Scotland -13 32 £44,000 -16.19% 2
Essex +21 28 £26,500 -40.44% 4
Southampton +3 27 £50,000 +22.69% 1
Dorset +33 25 £47,500 +11.76%
Poole - 24 £47,500 -
Newbury +22 23 £55,000 +27.16% 2
Birmingham -18 22 £42,500 +46.55% 2
High Wycombe +15 21 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Cambridgeshire -50 20 £50,000 +11.11% 4

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 1710 (58.90%) Cisco
2 1337 (46.06%) Firewall
3 1281 (44.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1017 (35.03%) LAN
5 1005 (34.62%) WAN
6 879 (30.28%) CCNP
7 817 (28.14%) Windows
8 797 (27.45%) VPN
9 668 (23.01%) CCNA
10 604 (20.81%) Cisco ASA
11 603 (20.77%) Microsoft
12 587 (20.22%) Juniper
13 586 (20.19%) Data Centre
14 513 (17.67%) TCP/IP
15 510 (17.57%) Network Security
16 508 (17.50%) MPLS
17 482 (16.60%) Active Directory
18 476 (16.40%) ITIL
19 444 (15.29%) VoIP
20 441 (15.19%) Telecoms
21 439 (15.12%) CheckPoint
22 430 (14.81%) OSPF
23 415 (14.30%) BGP
24 378 (13.02%) Cisco Wireless
25 376 (12.95%) Network Design
26 371 (12.78%) Degree
27 370 (12.75%) Cisco Nexus
28 362 (12.47%) Windows Server
29 351 (12.09%) VMware
30 344 (11.85%) DNS

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
1 248 (8.54%) MS Exchange
2 171 (5.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 121 (4.17%) Skype for Business
4 81 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 78 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 69 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 41 (1.41%) SharePoint
8 40 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 39 (1.34%) IIS
10 22 (0.76%) Tomcat
11 17 (0.59%) Apache
12 14 (0.48%) IBM Notes
13 12 (0.41%) CMS
14 11 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
15 8 (0.28%) Office Communications Server
15 8 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
16 7 (0.24%) Node.js
17 6 (0.21%) Apache Solr
18 4 (0.14%) OpenStack
18 4 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 308 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 299 (10.30%) MS Office
3 90 (3.10%) MS Visio
4 30 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.069%) MS Project
6 1 (0.034%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.034%) GIMP
6 1 (0.034%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.034%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.34%) assyst
3 9 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.069%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.034%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.034%) Line 50
5 1 (0.034%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.034%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 149 (5.13%) Office 365
2 45 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (1.27%) SaaS
4 35 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 29 (1.00%) IaaS
6 20 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (0.69%) Mimecast
7 11 (0.38%) SoftLayer
8 10 (0.34%) Sumo Logic
9 7 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.14%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.069%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.034%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1337 (46.06%) Firewall
2 1017 (35.03%) LAN
3 1005 (34.62%) WAN
4 797 (27.45%) VPN
5 604 (20.81%) Cisco ASA
6 513 (17.67%) TCP/IP
7 510 (17.57%) Network Security
8 508 (17.50%) MPLS
9 444 (15.29%) VoIP
10 430 (14.81%) OSPF
11 415 (14.30%) BGP
12 378 (13.02%) Cisco Wireless
13 370 (12.75%) Cisco Nexus
14 344 (11.85%) DNS
15 268 (9.23%) DHCP
15 268 (9.23%) EIGRP
16 235 (8.10%) SSL
17 231 (7.96%) Internet
18 217 (7.48%) SAN
19 215 (7.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (6.37%) SQL Server
2 42 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 28 (0.96%) MySQL
5 16 (0.55%) Big Data
6 13 (0.45%) NoSQL
7 12 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (0.31%) MongoDB
10 8 (0.28%) GIS
10 8 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (0.24%) Hadoop
11 7 (0.24%) Oracle Database
11 7 (0.24%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (0.21%) HBase
12 6 (0.21%) Relational Database
13 5 (0.17%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.17%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (0.14%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 34 (1.17%) Metasploit
2 23 (0.79%) Burp Suite
3 18 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 15 (0.52%) Git (software)
5 13 (0.45%) Jenkins
6 11 (0.38%) Vagrant
7 7 (0.24%) Eclipse
7 7 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (0.21%) JIRA
8 6 (0.21%) Visual Studio
9 5 (0.17%) Selenium
10 4 (0.14%) Android Studio
10 4 (0.14%) Gradle
10 4 (0.14%) NUnit
10 4 (0.14%) Subversion
11 3 (0.10%) AppScan
11 3 (0.10%) Liquibase
11 3 (0.10%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.10%) Paros
11 3 (0.10%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 441 (15.19%) Telecoms
2 304 (10.47%) Finance
3 88 (3.03%) Banking
3 88 (3.03%) Electronics
4 77 (2.65%) Retail
5 64 (2.20%) Marketing
6 46 (1.58%) Publishing
7 44 (1.52%) Manufacturing
8 38 (1.31%) Legal
9 36 (1.24%) Law
10 25 (0.86%) Advertising
11 23 (0.79%) Automotive
12 22 (0.76%) Games
13 21 (0.72%) Billing
14 16 (0.55%) Aerospace
14 16 (0.55%) Investment Banking
15 14 (0.48%) Multimedia
16 12 (0.41%) Back Office
16 12 (0.41%) Military
17 11 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 894 (30.80%) Network Engineer
2 387 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 343 (11.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 318 (10.95%) Support Engineer
5 279 (9.61%) Consultant
6 262 (9.03%) Analyst
7 230 (7.92%) Senior Network Engineer
8 167 (5.75%) Network Support
9 137 (4.72%) Network Consultant
10 125 (4.31%) Security Engineer
11 124 (4.27%) Network Support Engineer
12 118 (4.06%) IT Support
13 112 (3.86%) Tester
14 110 (3.79%) Penetration Tester
15 109 (3.75%) Network Security Engineer
16 107 (3.69%) Cisco Support
16 107 (3.69%) Project Manager
17 105 (3.62%) Architect
18 101 (3.48%) IT Engineer
19 100 (3.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (5.68%) 802.1X
2 49 (1.69%) Web Services
3 42 (1.45%) XMPP
4 32 (1.10%) .NET
5 29 (1.00%) MAPI
6 22 (0.76%) CSS
6 22 (0.76%) HTML
7 16 (0.55%) Middleware
8 15 (0.52%) Spring
9 14 (0.48%) AngularJS
10 13 (0.45%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 12 (0.41%) HTML5
11 12 (0.41%) jQuery
11 12 (0.41%) JSP
12 11 (0.38%) RESTful
13 10 (0.34%) Grails
13 10 (0.34%) Ruby on Rails
14 9 (0.31%) XML
15 8 (0.28%) CSS3
16 7 (0.24%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 586 (20.19%) Data Centre
2 176 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 145 (4.99%) Management Information System
4 119 (4.10%) Driving Licence
5 106 (3.65%) Computer Science
6 90 (3.10%) Mobile App
6 90 (3.10%) Video Conferencing
7 89 (3.07%) Blackberry
8 75 (2.58%) iPhone
9 50 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
9 50 (1.72%) Mathematics
9 50 (1.72%) Replication
10 43 (1.48%) Statistics
11 41 (1.41%) e-Health
12 36 (1.24%) PKI
13 35 (1.21%) PDA
14 34 (1.17%) CESG
14 34 (1.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 33 (1.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 30 (1.03%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 817 (28.14%) Windows
2 362 (12.47%) Windows Server
3 277 (9.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 273 (9.40%) Linux
5 235 (8.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 204 (7.03%) Windows 7
7 191 (6.58%) Unix
8 142 (4.89%) Android
9 141 (4.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 108 (3.72%) Windows 8
11 83 (2.86%) Apple iOS
12 79 (2.72%) Windows XP
13 63 (2.17%) Windows Vista
14 62 (2.14%) Windows 10
15 22 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 21 (0.72%) Debian
17 20 (0.69%) Ubuntu
18 19 (0.65%) Mac OS X
19 17 (0.59%) Mac OS
20 16 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 476 (16.40%) ITIL
2 376 (12.95%) Network Design
3 267 (9.20%) Presales
4 204 (7.03%) Network Monitoring
5 202 (6.96%) Project Management
6 198 (6.82%) Network Management
7 176 (6.06%) Load Balancing
8 169 (5.82%) Service Delivery
9 161 (5.55%) Information Security
10 126 (4.34%) Agile Software Development
11 119 (4.10%) Penetration Testing
12 113 (3.89%) Kalman Filter
13 110 (3.79%) Change Management
14 105 (3.62%) High Availability
15 103 (3.55%) Migration
16 101 (3.48%) Service Management
17 97 (3.34%) Disaster Recovery
18 93 (3.20%) Network Architecture
19 90 (3.10%) Mentoring
20 89 (3.07%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 167 (5.75%) C
2 144 (4.96%) C++
3 125 (4.31%) SQL
4 96 (3.31%) Python
5 89 (3.07%) Java
6 59 (2.03%) PowerShell
6 59 (2.03%) Ruby
7 52 (1.79%) Perl
8 51 (1.76%) Bash Shell
9 45 (1.55%) PHP
10 31 (1.07%) Embedded C
11 28 (0.96%) C#
12 19 (0.65%) Shell Script
13 13 (0.45%) JavaScript
14 9 (0.31%) Embedded C++
15 8 (0.28%) Tcl
16 7 (0.24%) VBA
17 6 (0.21%) MATLAB
18 5 (0.17%) VB
19 4 (0.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1281 (44.13%) Cisco Certification
2 879 (30.28%) CCNP
3 668 (23.01%) CCNA
4 371 (12.78%) Degree
5 321 (11.06%) CCIE
6 222 (7.65%) Security Cleared
7 171 (5.89%) SC Cleared
8 120 (4.13%) CCDP
9 108 (3.72%) JNCIP
10 105 (3.62%) Microsoft Certification
11 96 (3.31%) CCSP
12 90 (3.10%) CREST Certified
13 85 (2.93%) CCDA
14 84 (2.89%) CCSA
15 78 (2.69%) JNCIE
16 77 (2.65%) CISSP
16 77 (2.65%) JNCIA
17 72 (2.48%) CCVP
18 68 (2.34%) JNCIS
19 62 (2.14%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (5.82%) SLA
2 118 (4.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (1.03%) QA
4 29 (1.00%) PCI DSS
5 24 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 14 (0.48%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.28%) DICOM
8 7 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.17%) Def Stans
10 3 (0.10%) COBIT
10 3 (0.10%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.069%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.069%) ISO27002
12 1 (0.034%) HIPAA
System Software
1 482 (16.60%) Active Directory
2 257 (8.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 170 (5.86%) Hyper-V
4 66 (2.27%) Firmware
5 62 (2.14%) vSphere
6 45 (1.55%) XenApp
7 31 (1.07%) NFS
8 29 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
9 26 (0.90%) Terminal Services
10 25 (0.86%) XenDesktop
11 18 (0.62%) XenServer
12 17 (0.59%) VMware ESX
13 16 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
14 10 (0.34%) Squid
14 10 (0.34%) VMware Server
15 9 (0.31%) vCloud
16 6 (0.21%) Btrfs
16 6 (0.21%) ISA Server
16 6 (0.21%) Xen
17 5 (0.17%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 120 (4.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 113 (3.89%) Cisco Prime
3 89 (3.07%) SCCM
4 56 (1.93%) Backup Exec
5 51 (1.76%) Nagios
6 48 (1.65%) Cisco UCCX
6 48 (1.65%) SolarWinds Orion
7 47 (1.62%) Nessus
8 45 (1.55%) FortiGate
9 42 (1.45%) Cacti
10 36 (1.24%) Norton AntiVirus
11 25 (0.86%) Cisco UCCE
11 25 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
12 24 (0.83%) Puppet
13 23 (0.79%) Nmap
13 23 (0.79%) WSUS
14 20 (0.69%) HP NNM
15 17 (0.59%) SCOM
16 15 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
17 12 (0.41%) Opsview
Vendors
1 1710 (58.90%) Cisco
2 603 (20.77%) Microsoft
3 587 (20.22%) Juniper
4 439 (15.12%) CheckPoint
5 351 (12.09%) VMware
6 341 (11.75%) F5
7 331 (11.40%) HP
8 196 (6.75%) Citrix
9 191 (6.58%) Aruba
10 179 (6.17%) Meraki
11 175 (6.03%) Palo Alto
12 154 (5.30%) SolarWinds
13 130 (4.48%) Riverbed
14 123 (4.24%) Avaya
15 113 (3.89%) Fortinet
16 90 (3.10%) Apple
17 66 (2.27%) Dell
18 58 (2.00%) Nokia
18 58 (2.00%) Veeam
19 57 (1.96%) Blue Coat
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £44000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Epping, Essex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £31,800 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Attractive
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bens O/T Car Laptop etc
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Premier IT
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Portsmouth Hospitals
Salary: From £40,028 to £48,034 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum + £6,000 Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Spalding, Lincolnshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: £23,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary DOE
Posted: 20 hours ago
Lisburn, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The Economist
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Catterick Garrison, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £17500 - £20000 per annum + 23 days, Pension,bonus, shares
Posted: 21 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago