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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
South East / Berkshire
Rank 109 83 81
Rank change year-on-year -26 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 75 153 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.22% 3.10% 3.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.27% 11.74% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 55 114 88
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.72% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £66,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35%  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 809 1303 1463
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 23.96% 26.38% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 618 1071 942
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Wireless as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
Bracknell +26 16 £40,000 -7.51% 1
Reading -44 14 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Slough +27 12 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Newbury +9 6 £42,500 -46.87% 1
Wokingham +4 3 £37,500 +57.89%
Maidenhead 0 3 £44,375 -26.04% 1
Windsor - 2 £73,750 - 1
Thatcham - 1 £30,000 -
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 93 (54.07%) Cisco
2 82 (47.67%) Firewall
3 55 (31.98%) Cisco Certification
3 55 (31.98%) LAN
4 50 (29.07%) Degree
5 44 (25.58%) CCNP
6 40 (23.26%) CCNA
6 40 (23.26%) Windows
7 38 (22.09%) Telecoms
8 37 (21.51%) Network Design
8 37 (21.51%) MPLS
9 32 (18.60%) WAN
10 30 (17.44%) Data Centre
11 29 (16.86%) Network Monitoring
12 28 (16.28%) VPN
12 28 (16.28%) Microsoft
12 28 (16.28%) C
12 28 (16.28%) Finance
13 27 (15.70%) CheckPoint
13 27 (15.70%) Project Management
13 27 (15.70%) Network Management
13 27 (15.70%) Cisco ASA
14 26 (15.12%) CCSP
14 26 (15.12%) HP
14 26 (15.12%) TCP/IP
15 24 (13.95%) Active Directory
15 24 (13.95%) Juniper
16 23 (13.37%) WLAN
16 23 (13.37%) Network Planning
16 23 (13.37%) Cisco IOS

Wireless
Top Related 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 5 (2.91%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (1.74%) OpenStack
2 3 (1.74%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (7.56%) MS Office
2 8 (4.65%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.49%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.74%) MS Project
5 2 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.07%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.56%) SaaS
2 7 (4.07%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.91%) Office 365
4 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 82 (47.67%) Firewall
2 55 (31.98%) LAN
3 37 (21.51%) MPLS
4 32 (18.60%) WAN
5 28 (16.28%) VPN
6 27 (15.70%) Cisco ASA
7 26 (15.12%) TCP/IP
8 23 (13.37%) Cisco IOS
8 23 (13.37%) WLAN
9 22 (12.79%) Network Security
9 22 (12.79%) OSPF
10 18 (10.47%) Cisco Nexus
11 17 (9.88%) IPsec
12 16 (9.30%) BGP
13 15 (8.72%) Ethernet
14 14 (8.14%) Radio Access Network
14 14 (8.14%) SAN
15 13 (7.56%) Cisco PIX
16 12 (6.98%) Cisco Wireless
17 11 (6.40%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.58%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.58%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.58%) Metasploit
General
1 38 (22.09%) Telecoms
2 28 (16.28%) Finance
3 10 (5.81%) Marketing
4 9 (5.23%) Electronics
5 8 (4.65%) Legal
6 6 (3.49%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.74%) Advertising
8 2 (1.16%) Billing
8 2 (1.16%) French Language
9 1 (0.58%) Military
9 1 (0.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (37.79%) Network Engineer
2 22 (12.79%) Support Engineer
3 18 (10.47%) Lead Network Engineer
4 15 (8.72%) Network Support
5 14 (8.14%) Network Support Engineer
6 13 (7.56%) Technical Engineer
7 12 (6.98%) Cisco Engineer
7 12 (6.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 12 (6.98%) Cloud Engineer
7 12 (6.98%) Data Centre Engineer
7 12 (6.98%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
7 12 (6.98%) Data Network Engineer
7 12 (6.98%) Network Operations Engineer
8 11 (6.40%) Penetration Tester
8 11 (6.40%) Tester
9 10 (5.81%) Cisco Design Engineer
9 10 (5.81%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
9 10 (5.81%) Cisco Support
9 10 (5.81%) Network Design Engineer
9 10 (5.81%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.30%) 802.1X
2 11 (6.40%) .NET
3 7 (4.07%) MFC
4 6 (3.49%) Middleware
5 1 (0.58%) JSON
5 1 (0.58%) REST
5 1 (0.58%) SAML
5 1 (0.58%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.44%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.23%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.07%) Home Automation
4 6 (3.49%) e-Health
4 6 (3.49%) iSeries
5 5 (2.91%) Smart Meter
6 4 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.74%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.74%) Handset
7 3 (1.74%) iPad
7 3 (1.74%) iPhone
7 3 (1.74%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.74%) PKI
8 2 (1.16%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.16%) Smart Home
9 1 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.58%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.58%) HP StoreVirtual
9 1 (0.58%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 40 (23.26%) Windows
2 18 (10.47%) Windows 7
3 17 (9.88%) Windows Server
4 16 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (8.72%) Linux
6 14 (8.14%) Windows XP
7 11 (6.40%) Mac OS X
8 10 (5.81%) Unix
9 8 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (3.49%) Solaris
11 4 (2.33%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.74%) Windows Phone
12 3 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (1.16%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.58%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.51%) Network Design
2 29 (16.86%) Network Monitoring
3 27 (15.70%) Network Management
3 27 (15.70%) Project Management
4 23 (13.37%) Network Planning
5 21 (12.21%) ITIL
5 21 (12.21%) Network Architecture
6 19 (11.05%) Presales
7 16 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (9.30%) CRM
7 16 (9.30%) PRINCE2
8 11 (6.40%) Business Development
8 11 (6.40%) Information Security
8 11 (6.40%) Mathematics
8 11 (6.40%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (5.81%) Service Management
9 10 (5.81%) Social Engineering
9 10 (5.81%) Software Engineering
10 9 (5.23%) Customer Requirements
11 8 (4.65%) Escalation Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (16.28%) C
2 14 (8.14%) C++
3 8 (4.65%) Embedded C
3 8 (4.65%) Embedded C++
4 4 (2.33%) Python
5 3 (1.74%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.74%) Tcl
6 2 (1.16%) VB
7 1 (0.58%) Perl
7 1 (0.58%) Ruby
7 1 (0.58%) SQL
7 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 55 (31.98%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (29.07%) Degree
3 44 (25.58%) CCNP
4 40 (23.26%) CCNA
5 26 (15.12%) CCSP
6 21 (12.21%) CCIE
6 21 (12.21%) CCIP
7 11 (6.40%) NVQ Level 3
8 10 (5.81%) CREST Certified
8 10 (5.81%) SC Cleared
8 10 (5.81%) Security Cleared
9 9 (5.23%) CCSA
10 6 (3.49%) PMI Certification
10 6 (3.49%) PMP
11 5 (2.91%) CCVP
11 5 (2.91%) DV Cleared
12 4 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (2.33%) Tigerscheme
13 3 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (1.16%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.40%) QA
2 6 (3.49%) SLA
3 5 (2.91%) ISO 14001
4 4 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (13.95%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.23%) Firmware
3 7 (4.07%) VMware ESX
4 5 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.33%) FreeRADIUS
5 4 (2.33%) vSphere
6 3 (1.74%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.58%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.58%) XenApp
7 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (4.07%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.74%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.16%) SCCM
3 2 (1.16%) vMotion
4 1 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.58%) Nmap
Vendors
1 93 (54.07%) Cisco
2 28 (16.28%) Microsoft
3 27 (15.70%) CheckPoint
4 26 (15.12%) HP
5 24 (13.95%) Juniper
6 18 (10.47%) F5
7 16 (9.30%) Palo Alto
8 14 (8.14%) VMware
9 11 (6.40%) Huawei
10 10 (5.81%) Citrix
11 9 (5.23%) Aruba
12 8 (4.65%) Ericsson
12 8 (4.65%) Fortinet
12 8 (4.65%) Nokia
12 8 (4.65%) SolarWinds
13 7 (4.07%) Brocade
13 7 (4.07%) EMC
13 7 (4.07%) NEC
14 6 (3.49%) Dell
15 5 (2.91%) Nortel
Slough, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Flexible Working
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago