Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 143 121
Rank change year-on-year -1 -22 -26
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 110 117 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.84% 1.84% 2.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.81% 9.26% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 101 96 137
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.29% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,375 £77,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -

Wireless is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,018 1,263 2,104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.04% 19.83% 25.03%
Number of salaries quoted 746 930 1,510
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +1.12%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Berkshire

Wireless
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireless in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Wireless in Berkshire

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Berkshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Berkshire

Wireless
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough -7 32 £50,000 +25.00%
Maidenhead -16 22 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Bracknell -16 19 £35,500 -21.11% 1
Reading -13 18 £37,000 -23.71% 10
Newbury +9 5 £35,500 -11.25%
Wokingham - 5 £37,500 -
Windsor - 4 £41,000 - 1
Crowthorne - 2 £45,000 -
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 37 (33.64%) LAN
2 34 (30.91%) Windows
2 34 (30.91%) Cisco
3 30 (27.27%) Firewall
4 29 (26.36%) WAN
5 28 (25.45%) VMware
6 24 (21.82%) Linux
7 23 (20.91%) Degree
8 22 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 22 (20.00%) WLAN
9 20 (18.18%) Bluetooth
10 19 (17.27%) Active Directory
10 19 (17.27%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (17.27%) Wi-Fi
10 19 (17.27%) Electronics
11 18 (16.36%) Telecoms
12 17 (15.45%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (14.55%) Network Security
13 16 (14.55%) Citrix
14 15 (13.64%) Office 365
14 15 (13.64%) Presales
15 14 (12.73%) TCP/IP
15 14 (12.73%) DNS
16 13 (11.82%) VPN
16 13 (11.82%) CCNP
16 13 (11.82%) Microsoft Excel
16 13 (11.82%) 3G
16 13 (11.82%) Driving Licence
16 13 (11.82%) Windows 10
17 12 (10.91%) Windows 7

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 9 (8.18%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.27%) Skype for Business
3 6 (5.45%) Confluence
4 3 (2.73%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (11.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (7.27%) MS Visio
3 6 (5.45%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Payment Gateway
1 3 (2.73%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.64%) Office 365
2 11 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.91%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (33.64%) LAN
2 30 (27.27%) Firewall
3 29 (26.36%) WAN
4 22 (20.00%) WLAN
5 20 (18.18%) Bluetooth
6 19 (17.27%) Wi-Fi
7 16 (14.55%) Network Security
8 14 (12.73%) DNS
8 14 (12.73%) TCP/IP
9 13 (11.82%) 3G
9 13 (11.82%) VPN
10 12 (10.91%) DHCP
11 10 (9.09%) 2G
11 10 (9.09%) LTE
12 9 (8.18%) Internet
13 8 (7.27%) ZigBee
14 7 (6.36%) 4G
14 7 (6.36%) Cisco ISE
14 7 (6.36%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (6.36%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (5.45%) JIRA
2 4 (3.64%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.82%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (17.27%) Electronics
2 18 (16.36%) Telecoms
3 12 (10.91%) Manufacturing
4 9 (8.18%) Retail
5 6 (5.45%) Finance
6 5 (4.55%) Marketing
7 3 (2.73%) Banking
7 3 (2.73%) German Language
7 3 (2.73%) Italian Language
8 2 (1.82%) French Language
8 2 (1.82%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (1.82%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (11.82%) Support Engineer
2 12 (10.91%) IT Support
3 9 (8.18%) Embedded Engineer
3 9 (8.18%) LAN Engineer
3 9 (8.18%) Technical Engineer
4 8 (7.27%) Analyst
4 8 (7.27%) Consultant
4 8 (7.27%) Wireless Engineer
5 7 (6.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (6.36%) IT Engineer
5 7 (6.36%) IT Support Technician
5 7 (6.36%) IT Technician
5 7 (6.36%) Network Engineer
5 7 (6.36%) Project Manager
5 7 (6.36%) Software Engineer
5 7 (6.36%) Support Technician
6 6 (5.45%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (5.45%) Hardware Engineer
6 6 (5.45%) Junior
6 6 (5.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.09%) HTML
2 7 (6.36%) 802.1X
3 4 (3.64%) .NET
3 4 (3.64%) .NET Core
3 4 (3.64%) Ajax
3 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (3.64%) CSS
3 4 (3.64%) HTML5
3 4 (3.64%) jQuery
3 4 (3.64%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (3.64%) Web Services
4 1 (0.91%) OAuth
4 1 (0.91%) OpenID
4 1 (0.91%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.82%) Driving Licence
2 11 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 8 (7.27%) EPoS
5 7 (6.36%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.73%) Device Driver
6 3 (2.73%) Handset
6 3 (2.73%) iPhone
6 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.73%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.82%) EMC VMAX
7 2 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.82%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.82%) IVR
7 2 (1.82%) PKI
8 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 34 (30.91%) Windows
2 24 (21.82%) Linux
3 13 (11.82%) Windows 10
4 12 (10.91%) Windows 7
5 11 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 7 (6.36%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (5.45%) Unix
7 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.73%) Android
9 3 (2.73%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.73%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.91%) CentOS
10 1 (0.91%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.91%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.91%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.45%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (13.64%) Presales
3 9 (8.18%) ITIL
3 9 (8.18%) Test Scripting
4 8 (7.27%) Project Management
5 7 (6.36%) Asset Management
5 7 (6.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (6.36%) Network Management
6 6 (5.45%) CRM
6 6 (5.45%) Integration Acceptance Testing
6 6 (5.45%) Mathematics
6 6 (5.45%) Programme Management
6 6 (5.45%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.45%) Software Testing
6 6 (5.45%) Test Automation
6 6 (5.45%) Test Management
7 5 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (4.55%) CAD
7 5 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (4.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.09%) C#
1 10 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 9 (8.18%) C
2 9 (8.18%) C++
2 9 (8.18%) SQL
3 6 (5.45%) Bash Shell
3 6 (5.45%) Embedded C
3 6 (5.45%) Embedded C++
3 6 (5.45%) PHP
3 6 (5.45%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (20.91%) Degree
2 19 (17.27%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (11.82%) CCNP
4 10 (9.09%) CCNA
5 6 (5.45%) CCIE
5 6 (5.45%) ISTQB
5 6 (5.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.73%) CCIE Service Provider
6 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.82%) CCDP
7 2 (1.82%) CCIE Data Center
7 2 (1.82%) CISA
7 2 (1.82%) CISM
7 2 (1.82%) CISSP
7 2 (1.82%) CRISC
7 2 (1.82%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.82%) EMC Certification
7 2 (1.82%) VCAP
7 2 (1.82%) VCDX
7 2 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.27%) SLA
2 2 (1.82%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (17.27%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.55%) Firmware
4 4 (3.64%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.64%) vCloud
5 3 (2.73%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.82%) VMware NSX
6 2 (1.82%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (7.27%) SCCM
2 6 (5.45%) HP ALM
3 5 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.82%) CASB
5 1 (0.91%) Cacti
5 1 (0.91%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.91%) Graphite
5 1 (0.91%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.91%) Nagios
5 1 (0.91%) Nessus
5 1 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.91%) Stealthwatch
5 1 (0.91%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (30.91%) Cisco
2 28 (25.45%) VMware
3 22 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (14.55%) Citrix
5 12 (10.91%) HP
6 11 (10.00%) F5
6 11 (10.00%) Meraki
7 10 (9.09%) Juniper
8 9 (8.18%) Remedy
9 8 (7.27%) Aruba
9 8 (7.27%) CheckPoint
9 8 (7.27%) Palo Alto
10 7 (6.36%) SAP
11 6 (5.45%) Atlassian
11 6 (5.45%) SolarWinds
12 5 (4.55%) Apple
12 5 (4.55%) Dell
13 4 (3.64%) Ericsson
13 4 (3.64%) Nokia
13 4 (3.64%) Nortel