Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 157 113
Rank change year-on-year +10 -44 -3
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 125 103 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.92% 1.65% 2.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.94% 7.46% 10.93%
Number of salaries quoted 101 90 192
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £29,750 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,000 £60,125 £71,125
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -15.00% +11.11%

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 1,143 1,381 2,169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.57% 22.10% 24.93%
Number of salaries quoted 881 1,050 1,636
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.06% +2.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £29,375
90th Percentile £72,000 £70,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +28 51 £42,500 - 7
Bracknell -13 25 £50,000 +14.29% 3
Reading +8 18 £40,000 -23.81% 10
Maidenhead -23 15 £45,000 - 3
Newbury 0 7 £52,000 +22.35% 1
Windsor -9 4 £41,000 +2.50%
Wokingham -2 3 £37,500 -1.32% 2
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 60 (48.00%) Cisco
2 48 (38.40%) LAN
3 46 (36.80%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (32.00%) WAN
5 34 (27.20%) Juniper
6 33 (26.40%) Firewall
6 33 (26.40%) CCNP
7 32 (25.60%) Presales
8 30 (24.00%) Windows
9 28 (22.40%) WLAN
9 28 (22.40%) Data Centre
10 27 (21.60%) Telecoms
10 27 (21.60%) VMware
11 25 (20.00%) CCNA
11 25 (20.00%) F5
12 24 (19.20%) HP
12 24 (19.20%) Bluetooth
12 24 (19.20%) Degree
13 23 (18.40%) DNS
14 22 (17.60%) Wi-Fi
15 21 (16.80%) VPN
15 21 (16.80%) CCIE
16 20 (16.00%) Network Security
17 19 (15.20%) Cisco ASA
17 19 (15.20%) DHCP
17 19 (15.20%) C#
17 19 (15.20%) HTML
17 19 (15.20%) JavaScript
17 19 (15.20%) ITIL
18 18 (14.40%) TCP/IP

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 11 (8.80%) Skype for Business
2 10 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.60%) MS Exchange
4 6 (4.80%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (8.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.40%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (7.20%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.60%) Office 365
5 1 (0.80%) SaaS
5 1 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 48 (38.40%) LAN
2 40 (32.00%) WAN
3 33 (26.40%) Firewall
4 28 (22.40%) WLAN
5 24 (19.20%) Bluetooth
6 23 (18.40%) DNS
7 22 (17.60%) Wi-Fi
8 21 (16.80%) VPN
9 20 (16.00%) Network Security
10 19 (15.20%) Cisco ASA
10 19 (15.20%) DHCP
11 18 (14.40%) TCP/IP
12 16 (12.80%) OSPF
13 15 (12.00%) BGP
13 15 (12.00%) MPLS
14 14 (11.20%) Cisco ISE
14 14 (11.20%) Cisco Wireless
15 13 (10.40%) Broadband
15 13 (10.40%) EIGRP
15 13 (10.40%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 13 (10.40%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.80%) JIRA
3 2 (1.60%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (21.60%) Telecoms
2 11 (8.80%) Banking
2 11 (8.80%) Electronics
2 11 (8.80%) German Language
2 11 (8.80%) Italian Language
3 10 (8.00%) Retail
4 8 (6.40%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.00%) Finance
6 4 (3.20%) French Language
6 4 (3.20%) Portuguese Language
6 4 (3.20%) Spanish Language
7 3 (2.40%) Advertising
8 2 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.80%) Legal
9 1 (0.80%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (18.40%) Architect
1 23 (18.40%) Network Engineer
2 22 (17.60%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (10.40%) .NET Developer
3 13 (10.40%) ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (10.40%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 13 (10.40%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (10.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (10.40%) C# Developer
3 13 (10.40%) Developer
3 13 (10.40%) HTML CSS Developer
3 13 (10.40%) HTML Developer
3 13 (10.40%) IT Support
3 13 (10.40%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (8.80%) Presales Solution Architect
4 11 (8.80%) Technical Architect
4 11 (8.80%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 10 (8.00%) IT Support Technician
5 10 (8.00%) Network Architect
5 10 (8.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.20%) HTML
2 13 (10.40%) .NET
2 13 (10.40%) .NET Core
2 13 (10.40%) Ajax
2 13 (10.40%) ASP.NET
2 13 (10.40%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (10.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 13 (10.40%) CSS
2 13 (10.40%) HTML5
2 13 (10.40%) jQuery
2 13 (10.40%) KnockoutJS
2 13 (10.40%) Web Services
3 10 (8.00%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.80%) JSON
4 1 (0.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.40%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.60%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (7.20%) Driving Licence
4 9 (7.20%) EMC VMAX
5 8 (6.40%) FlexPod
6 7 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.20%) IVR
8 3 (2.40%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (2.40%) Handset
8 3 (2.40%) iPhone
8 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.60%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.60%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.60%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.80%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 30 (24.00%) Windows
2 13 (10.40%) Linux
3 9 (7.20%) Windows 10
4 7 (5.60%) Unix
5 6 (4.80%) Android
5 6 (4.80%) Apple iOS
6 5 (4.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.20%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (2.40%) Windows Phone
8 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.80%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.80%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.60%) Presales
2 19 (15.20%) ITIL
3 16 (12.80%) ITIL V3
4 14 (11.20%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (11.20%) Multithreading
5 13 (10.40%) Load Balancing
5 13 (10.40%) Migration
5 13 (10.40%) MVC
5 13 (10.40%) Unit Testing
6 12 (9.60%) Decision-Making
6 12 (9.60%) Network Design
7 10 (8.00%) Application Performance Management
7 10 (8.00%) Asset Management
7 10 (8.00%) DNA
7 10 (8.00%) Performance Management
7 10 (8.00%) Security Management
7 10 (8.00%) SIEM
8 9 (7.20%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (7.20%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (6.40%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.20%) C#
1 19 (15.20%) JavaScript
2 15 (12.00%) SQL
3 8 (6.40%) C++
4 7 (5.60%) C
4 7 (5.60%) PHP
4 7 (5.60%) Python
5 6 (4.80%) Bash Shell
5 6 (4.80%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.40%) Embedded C
6 3 (2.40%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.80%) Java
7 1 (0.80%) Perl
7 1 (0.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 46 (36.80%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (26.40%) CCNP
3 25 (20.00%) CCNA
4 24 (19.20%) Degree
5 21 (16.80%) CCIE
6 11 (8.80%) CCDP
7 10 (8.00%) CCIE Service Provider
8 9 (7.20%) CCIE Data Center
8 9 (7.20%) CCSP
8 9 (7.20%) EMC Certification
8 9 (7.20%) VCAP
8 9 (7.20%) VCDX
8 9 (7.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (6.40%) CCVP
10 6 (4.80%) ISTQB
10 6 (4.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (2.40%) Security Cleared
12 2 (1.60%) CCSA
12 2 (1.60%) CISSP
12 2 (1.60%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.80%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.80%) ISO 22301
2 1 (0.80%) ISO 31000
2 1 (0.80%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (11.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.00%) VMware NSX
3 6 (4.80%) Firmware
4 3 (2.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (8.80%) Cisco Prime
2 10 (8.00%) CASB
3 6 (4.80%) HP ALM
4 4 (3.20%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.80%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.80%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (48.00%) Cisco
2 34 (27.20%) Juniper
3 27 (21.60%) VMware
4 25 (20.00%) F5
5 24 (19.20%) HP
6 17 (13.60%) CheckPoint
6 17 (13.60%) Microsoft
7 16 (12.80%) Aruba
7 16 (12.80%) Citrix
7 16 (12.80%) SolarWinds
8 14 (11.20%) Fortinet
8 14 (11.20%) Meraki
9 13 (10.40%) Dell
9 13 (10.40%) Palo Alto
10 11 (8.80%) EMC
10 11 (8.80%) NetApp
10 11 (8.80%) Splunk
11 10 (8.00%) Infoblox
11 10 (8.00%) Riverbed
11 10 (8.00%) Sophos