Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 121 111
Rank change year-on-year -25 -10 -28
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 116 208 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.82% 2.40% 2.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.70% 9.55% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 95 143 179
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £29,550
90th Percentile £67,250 £77,500 £83,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%

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 1333 2179 2672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.96% 25.13% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1012 1569 1997
Berkshire median annual salary £45,250 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.50% +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 +15 37 £40,000 - 1
Reading -22 29 £57,500 -
Bracknell -6 23 £45,000 +2.86% 2
Newbury -32 5 £47,500 +8.57%
Maidenhead +14 4 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Windsor +16 2 £21,000 - 1
Thatcham - 1 £30,000 -
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 54 (46.55%) Cisco
2 47 (40.52%) Firewall
3 39 (33.62%) TCP/IP
4 36 (31.03%) Brocade
5 35 (30.17%) HP
6 34 (29.31%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (28.45%) Juniper
7 33 (28.45%) CCNP
8 28 (24.14%) Presales
9 27 (23.28%) Telecoms
10 26 (22.41%) Project Management
10 26 (22.41%) MPLS
10 26 (22.41%) Network Security
11 25 (21.55%) Cisco ASA
11 25 (21.55%) OSPF
11 25 (21.55%) Windows
12 24 (20.69%) ITIL
12 24 (20.69%) BGP
12 24 (20.69%) IPsec
13 23 (19.83%) Linux
14 22 (18.97%) WAN
14 22 (18.97%) CheckPoint
15 21 (18.10%) Fortinet
15 21 (18.10%) QA
15 21 (18.10%) SolarWinds
15 21 (18.10%) Aruba
15 21 (18.10%) Data Centre
16 20 (17.24%) F5
16 20 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
16 20 (17.24%) VPN

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 6 (5.17%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.72%) IIS
3 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) Office 365
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.86%) G Suite
3 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (40.52%) Firewall
2 39 (33.62%) TCP/IP
3 26 (22.41%) MPLS
3 26 (22.41%) Network Security
4 25 (21.55%) Cisco ASA
4 25 (21.55%) OSPF
5 24 (20.69%) BGP
5 24 (20.69%) IPsec
6 22 (18.97%) WAN
7 20 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
7 20 (17.24%) VPN
8 19 (16.38%) VLAN
9 16 (13.79%) Ethernet
9 16 (13.79%) SSL
10 15 (12.93%) LAN
11 14 (12.07%) Intranet
11 14 (12.07%) SNMP
12 13 (11.21%) Broadband
12 13 (11.21%) Cisco ISE
13 12 (10.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (11.21%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.59%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.59%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (23.28%) Telecoms
2 14 (12.07%) Billing
3 6 (5.17%) Finance
4 2 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (0.86%) Electronics
5 1 (0.86%) Legal
5 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (37.93%) Network Engineer
2 16 (13.79%) Developer
3 15 (12.93%) Field Engineer
4 13 (11.21%) .NET Developer
4 13 (11.21%) ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (11.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 13 (11.21%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (11.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (11.21%) C# Developer
4 13 (11.21%) Consultant
4 13 (11.21%) HTML CSS Developer
4 13 (11.21%) HTML Developer
4 13 (11.21%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (11.21%) Network Field Engineer
5 10 (8.62%) Senior Network Engineer
6 9 (7.76%) Wireless Engineer
7 8 (6.90%) IT Consultant
7 8 (6.90%) IT Security Consultant
7 8 (6.90%) Security Consultant
8 6 (5.17%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.79%) Web Services
2 14 (12.07%) HTML
3 13 (11.21%) .NET
3 13 (11.21%) .NET Core
3 13 (11.21%) Ajax
3 13 (11.21%) ASP.NET
3 13 (11.21%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (11.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 13 (11.21%) CSS
3 13 (11.21%) HTML5
3 13 (11.21%) jQuery
3 13 (11.21%) KnockoutJS
4 9 (7.76%) 802.1X
5 8 (6.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.10%) Data Centre
2 13 (11.21%) FlexPod
3 8 (6.90%) iSeries
4 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.59%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.72%) CCTV
6 2 (1.72%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.86%) EPoS
7 1 (0.86%) Handset
7 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.86%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.86%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.86%) User Experience
7 1 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.55%) Windows
2 23 (19.83%) Linux
3 8 (6.90%) Solaris
4 5 (4.31%) Android
5 4 (3.45%) Mac OS X
5 4 (3.45%) Windows 10
5 4 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.45%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.59%) Unix
6 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.86%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.14%) Presales
2 26 (22.41%) Project Management
3 24 (20.69%) ITIL
4 19 (16.38%) Network Design
5 16 (13.79%) ITIL V3
5 16 (13.79%) Load Balancing
5 16 (13.79%) Service Delivery
5 16 (13.79%) Time Management
6 14 (12.07%) Mentoring
6 14 (12.07%) Migration
6 14 (12.07%) Performance Management
7 13 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (11.21%) Application Performance Management
7 13 (11.21%) Converged Infrastructure
7 13 (11.21%) Line Management
7 13 (11.21%) Multithreading
7 13 (11.21%) MVC
7 13 (11.21%) Security Management
7 13 (11.21%) SIEM
7 13 (11.21%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.07%) SQL
2 13 (11.21%) C#
2 13 (11.21%) JavaScript
3 8 (6.90%) Perl
4 7 (6.03%) C
5 6 (5.17%) C++
6 5 (4.31%) Bash Shell
6 5 (4.31%) Python
7 3 (2.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 34 (29.31%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (28.45%) CCNP
3 10 (8.62%) CCNA
4 9 (7.76%) CCIE
4 9 (7.76%) Degree
5 4 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.59%) CCDA
6 3 (2.59%) CCDP
6 3 (2.59%) CWNA
6 3 (2.59%) JNCIE
6 3 (2.59%) JNCIP
6 3 (2.59%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (1.72%) BICSI RCDD
7 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.86%) BICSI Certification
8 1 (0.86%) CEH
8 1 (0.86%) GIAC
8 1 (0.86%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.86%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (18.10%) QA
2 7 (6.03%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (8.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.76%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.59%) FreeRADIUS
4 3 (2.59%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.86%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (11.21%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (2.59%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (2.59%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.86%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.86%) SAP Afaria
4 1 (0.86%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (46.55%) Cisco
2 36 (31.03%) Brocade
3 35 (30.17%) HP
4 33 (28.45%) Juniper
5 22 (18.97%) CheckPoint
6 21 (18.10%) Aruba
6 21 (18.10%) Fortinet
6 21 (18.10%) SolarWinds
7 20 (17.24%) F5
8 19 (16.38%) Meraki
9 14 (12.07%) VMware
10 13 (11.21%) Dell
10 13 (11.21%) Sourcefire
11 12 (10.34%) Palo Alto
12 10 (8.62%) Microsoft
13 7 (6.03%) Extreme Networks
14 6 (5.17%) Blue Coat
14 6 (5.17%) Riverbed
15 3 (2.59%) Foundry
15 3 (2.59%) Infoblox