Period
to 16 July 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 135 90
Rank change year-on-year +10 -45 +13
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 154 143 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.26% 2.14% 3.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.27% 9.14% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 106 118 244
Berkshire median annual salary £41,000 £43,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.20% -17.62% -4.55%
10th Percentile £30,625 £37,125 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,875 £70,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +2.41% -10.27% +2.78%

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 1,367 1,565 2,447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.10% 23.47% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,003 1,219 1,951
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +7.69%
10th Percentile £27,100 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +1.18%

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 July 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 July 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 +25 48 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Reading +22 38 £40,500 -22.86% 3
Bracknell -5 30 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Maidenhead -35 15 £37,000 -17.78% 2
Newbury -8 13 £51,500 +21.18% 2
Windsor +5 3 - - 1
Wokingham -16 2 £41,000 +7.89%
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 85 (55.19%) Cisco
2 61 (39.61%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (37.01%) LAN
4 52 (33.77%) WAN
5 47 (30.52%) Presales
6 44 (28.57%) HP
6 44 (28.57%) Juniper
7 40 (25.97%) Windows
7 40 (25.97%) Telecoms
8 39 (25.32%) Data Centre
9 38 (24.68%) CCNP
10 35 (22.73%) CCNA
10 35 (22.73%) WLAN
10 35 (22.73%) VMware
11 34 (22.08%) Firewall
11 34 (22.08%) F5
12 33 (21.43%) Aruba
13 31 (20.13%) CCIE
13 31 (20.13%) ITIL
14 27 (17.53%) Fortinet
14 27 (17.53%) ITIL V3
15 23 (14.94%) VPN
16 22 (14.29%) Microsoft
16 22 (14.29%) CheckPoint
16 22 (14.29%) Degree
16 22 (14.29%) SolarWinds
17 21 (13.64%) Cisco ISE
17 21 (13.64%) Meraki
17 21 (13.64%) Network Security
17 21 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure

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 13 (8.44%) Skype for Business
2 12 (7.79%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.49%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.60%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (8.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 13 (8.44%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (8.44%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (8.44%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.60%) Office 365
5 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (37.01%) LAN
2 52 (33.77%) WAN
3 35 (22.73%) WLAN
4 34 (22.08%) Firewall
5 23 (14.94%) VPN
6 21 (13.64%) Cisco ISE
6 21 (13.64%) Network Security
7 19 (12.34%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (12.34%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (11.69%) OSPF
9 17 (11.04%) BGP
9 17 (11.04%) MPLS
10 16 (10.39%) Cisco Wireless
10 16 (10.39%) DNS
10 16 (10.39%) TCP/IP
11 15 (9.74%) Bluetooth
11 15 (9.74%) Broadband
11 15 (9.74%) Intranet
11 15 (9.74%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (9.09%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (9.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (25.97%) Telecoms
2 15 (9.74%) Banking
2 15 (9.74%) German Language
2 15 (9.74%) Italian Language
3 11 (7.14%) Finance
3 11 (7.14%) Retail
4 9 (5.84%) Electronics
5 8 (5.19%) Manufacturing
6 7 (4.55%) Marketing
7 5 (3.25%) Mandarin Language
8 4 (2.60%) French Language
8 4 (2.60%) Portuguese Language
8 4 (2.60%) Spanish Language
9 3 (1.95%) Advertising
10 2 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (21.43%) Architect
2 32 (20.78%) Solutions Architect
3 29 (18.83%) Network Engineer
4 17 (11.04%) Network Architect
4 17 (11.04%) Presales Solution Architect
5 16 (10.39%) Network Security Architect
5 16 (10.39%) Security Architect
5 16 (10.39%) Security Solutions Architect
6 15 (9.74%) .NET Developer
6 15 (9.74%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (9.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 15 (9.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (9.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (9.74%) C# Developer
6 15 (9.74%) Developer
6 15 (9.74%) HTML CSS Developer
6 15 (9.74%) HTML Developer
6 15 (9.74%) JavaScript Developer
6 15 (9.74%) Technical Architect
7 14 (9.09%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.74%) .NET
1 15 (9.74%) .NET Core
1 15 (9.74%) Ajax
1 15 (9.74%) ASP.NET
1 15 (9.74%) ASP.NET MVC
1 15 (9.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 15 (9.74%) CSS
1 15 (9.74%) HTML
1 15 (9.74%) HTML5
1 15 (9.74%) jQuery
1 15 (9.74%) KnockoutJS
1 15 (9.74%) Web Services
2 4 (2.60%) 802.1X
3 3 (1.95%) LDAP
4 2 (1.30%) XML
5 1 (0.65%) JSON
5 1 (0.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 39 (25.32%) Data Centre
2 16 (10.39%) FlexPod
3 14 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (8.44%) EMC VMAX
4 13 (8.44%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (5.19%) Driving Licence
5 8 (5.19%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.60%) iPhone
6 4 (2.60%) IVR
6 4 (2.60%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.95%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.95%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.95%) Handset
7 3 (1.95%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.65%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.65%) Smart Home
8 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (25.97%) Windows
2 11 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 9 (5.84%) Android
4 8 (5.19%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.90%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.25%) Linux
7 3 (1.95%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (1.95%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.95%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.30%) Unix
8 2 (1.30%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.65%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (30.52%) Presales
2 31 (20.13%) ITIL
3 27 (17.53%) ITIL V3
4 20 (12.99%) Migration
4 20 (12.99%) Value Proposition
5 19 (12.34%) Load Balancing
6 18 (11.69%) Decision-Making
7 16 (10.39%) Application Performance Management
7 16 (10.39%) Converged Infrastructure
7 16 (10.39%) DNA
7 16 (10.39%) Multithreading
7 16 (10.39%) Network Design
7 16 (10.39%) Performance Management
7 16 (10.39%) Security Management
7 16 (10.39%) SIEM
8 15 (9.74%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (9.74%) MVC
8 15 (9.74%) Unit Testing
9 13 (8.44%) Technical Architecture
10 12 (7.79%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.74%) C#
1 15 (9.74%) JavaScript
1 15 (9.74%) SQL
2 6 (3.90%) C++
3 5 (3.25%) C
4 2 (1.30%) Java
4 2 (1.30%) Perl
4 2 (1.30%) PHP
4 2 (1.30%) Python
4 2 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 61 (39.61%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (24.68%) CCNP
3 35 (22.73%) CCNA
4 31 (20.13%) CCIE
5 22 (14.29%) Degree
6 18 (11.69%) CCDP
7 13 (8.44%) CCIE Data Center
7 13 (8.44%) CCIE Service Provider
7 13 (8.44%) EMC Certification
8 12 (7.79%) VCAP
8 12 (7.79%) VCDX
8 12 (7.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (5.84%) CCSP
10 8 (5.19%) CCVP
11 7 (4.55%) Security Cleared
12 4 (2.60%) DBS Check
13 3 (1.95%) CISSP
14 2 (1.30%) A+ Certification
14 2 (1.30%) CCDA
14 2 (1.30%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.39%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.65%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.65%) ISO 22301
2 1 (0.65%) ISO 31000
2 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 21 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (11.04%) VMware NSX
3 4 (2.60%) Firmware
3 4 (2.60%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.30%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (11.04%) Cisco Prime
2 16 (10.39%) CASB
3 5 (3.25%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.30%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.65%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.65%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 85 (55.19%) Cisco
2 44 (28.57%) HP
2 44 (28.57%) Juniper
3 35 (22.73%) VMware
4 34 (22.08%) F5
5 33 (21.43%) Aruba
6 27 (17.53%) Fortinet
7 22 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 22 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 22 (14.29%) SolarWinds
8 21 (13.64%) Meraki
9 20 (12.99%) Dell
10 19 (12.34%) Citrix
10 19 (12.34%) Palo Alto
11 17 (11.04%) McAfee
11 17 (11.04%) Riverbed
12 16 (10.39%) EMC
12 16 (10.39%) Infoblox
12 16 (10.39%) Sophos
13 15 (9.74%) Splunk