Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
London > Central London
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 267 268 225
Rank change year-on-year +1 -43 +49
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 105 127 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.81% 0.87% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.37% 5.82% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 98 116 118
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -6.98% +7.50%
10th Percentile £28,700 £32,500 £26,175
90th Percentile £90,050 £81,250 £76,625
London median annual salary £57,250 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.02% +0.95% +5.00%

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 Central London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,649 2,184 2,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 12.68% 14.92% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,463 1,947 1,922
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £29,750 £31,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £78,750
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year - +1.85% +8.00%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Central London

Wireless
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Central London

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Central London over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Central London

Wireless
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Central London region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. 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
City of London -25 85 £53,750 +1.42% 24
West End of London +2 1 £31,000 -50.40%
Wireless
London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 Central London region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 57 (54.29%) Cisco
2 56 (53.33%) Firewall
3 50 (47.62%) LAN
4 49 (46.67%) WAN
5 48 (45.71%) Windows
6 37 (35.24%) TCP/IP
7 34 (32.38%) Microsoft
8 33 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
9 31 (29.52%) Active Directory
10 27 (25.71%) VPN
10 27 (25.71%) Windows Server
11 26 (24.76%) DNS
12 25 (23.81%) CCNP
13 24 (22.86%) Finance
14 21 (20.00%) Data Centre
15 20 (19.05%) Palo Alto
15 20 (19.05%) BGP
16 19 (18.10%) Network Security
17 18 (17.14%) PowerShell
17 18 (17.14%) VMware
17 18 (17.14%) OSPF
17 18 (17.14%) Office 365
18 17 (16.19%) Amazon AWS
18 17 (16.19%) DHCP
18 17 (16.19%) Citrix
19 16 (15.24%) ITIL
19 16 (15.24%) SQL
19 16 (15.24%) IP Telephony
20 15 (14.29%) VLAN
20 15 (14.29%) CCNA

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 12 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 11 (10.48%) IIS
3 9 (8.57%) Skype for Business
4 5 (4.76%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.95%) Apache
7 1 (0.95%) Confluence
7 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.95%) nginx
7 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (17.14%) Office 365
2 17 (16.19%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.90%) IaaS
4 2 (1.90%) PaaS
5 1 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.95%) Cloudflare
5 1 (0.95%) Dropbox
5 1 (0.95%) G Suite
5 1 (0.95%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.95%) Route 53
5 1 (0.95%) SaaS
5 1 (0.95%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 56 (53.33%) Firewall
2 50 (47.62%) LAN
3 49 (46.67%) WAN
4 37 (35.24%) TCP/IP
5 27 (25.71%) VPN
6 26 (24.76%) DNS
7 20 (19.05%) BGP
8 19 (18.10%) Network Security
9 18 (17.14%) OSPF
10 17 (16.19%) DHCP
11 16 (15.24%) IP Telephony
12 15 (14.29%) VLAN
13 14 (13.33%) Cisco Wireless
13 14 (13.33%) MPLS
14 13 (12.38%) Cisco Nexus
15 11 (10.48%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (9.52%) Skype
16 10 (9.52%) VoIP
17 9 (8.57%) Internet
18 8 (7.62%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.95%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.90%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.95%) FishEye
2 1 (0.95%) FogBugz
2 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.95%) JIRA
2 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (22.86%) Finance
2 15 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 10 (9.52%) Law
4 9 (8.57%) Legal
5 7 (6.67%) Advertising
6 5 (4.76%) Banking
7 4 (3.81%) Retail
8 3 (2.86%) Back Office
8 3 (2.86%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.90%) Mandarin Language
9 2 (1.90%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.95%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (34.29%) Network Engineer
2 18 (17.14%) Analyst
3 13 (12.38%) Administrator
4 10 (9.52%) Desktop Support
5 9 (8.57%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (7.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 8 (7.62%) Support Analyst
7 6 (5.71%) Deskside Support
7 6 (5.71%) Deskside Technician
7 6 (5.71%) Desktop Support Technician
7 6 (5.71%) Desktop Technician
7 6 (5.71%) IT Analyst
7 6 (5.71%) IT Engineer
7 6 (5.71%) Support Technician
7 6 (5.71%) Telephony Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) Architect
8 5 (4.76%) IT Administrator
8 5 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.67%) .NET
2 5 (4.76%) 802.1X
3 3 (2.86%) XMPP
4 2 (1.90%) JSON
4 2 (1.90%) Regular Expression
4 2 (1.90%) YAML
5 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.95%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.95%) OAuth
5 1 (0.95%) SAML
5 1 (0.95%) WCF
5 1 (0.95%) Web Services
5 1 (0.95%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.71%) Fat Client
2 6 (5.71%) Mobile App
2 6 (5.71%) Smartphone
2 6 (5.71%) Thin Client
3 5 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.81%) Replication
4 4 (3.81%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.86%) Clustering
5 3 (2.86%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.90%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.90%) Fintech
6 2 (1.90%) iPad
6 2 (1.90%) iPhone
7 1 (0.95%) BYOD
7 1 (0.95%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.95%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.95%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 48 (45.71%) Windows
2 27 (25.71%) Windows Server
3 15 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 13 (12.38%) Mac OS X
5 11 (10.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (8.57%) Android
6 9 (8.57%) Linux
7 8 (7.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (5.71%) Apple iOS
8 6 (5.71%) Windows 8
9 5 (4.76%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.95%) CentOS
10 1 (0.95%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.95%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.24%) ITIL
2 15 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (10.48%) Incident Management
3 11 (10.48%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (10.48%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (9.52%) Patch Management
5 9 (8.57%) Change Management
6 8 (7.62%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (7.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (7.62%) Line Management
6 8 (7.62%) Load Balancing
7 7 (6.67%) Antivirus Management
8 6 (5.71%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (5.71%) Network Architecture
8 6 (5.71%) SDLC
8 6 (5.71%) Software Deployment
9 5 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.76%) API Integration
9 5 (4.76%) Network Management
9 5 (4.76%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.14%) PowerShell
2 16 (15.24%) SQL
3 9 (8.57%) Python
4 7 (6.67%) C#
5 6 (5.71%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.86%) C
7 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.95%) C++
7 1 (0.95%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.95%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.95%) Perl
7 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (23.81%) CCNP
3 15 (14.29%) CCNA
4 11 (10.48%) CCIE
5 10 (9.52%) Degree
6 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.81%) CCDA
7 4 (3.81%) MCSA
7 4 (3.81%) MCSE
8 3 (2.86%) ACSP
8 3 (2.86%) CCA
8 3 (2.86%) CISSP
8 3 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.95%) CREST Certified
10 1 (0.95%) Cyber Scheme
10 1 (0.95%) OSCP
10 1 (0.95%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.95%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) QA
3 1 (0.95%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.95%) GDPR
3 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (29.52%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.67%) XenApp
4 6 (5.71%) BitLocker
5 3 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.90%) Docker
6 2 (1.90%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.90%) vSphere
7 1 (0.95%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.95%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (7.62%) SCCM
2 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (4.76%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (3.81%) Ansible
4 4 (3.81%) FortiGate
4 4 (3.81%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (2.86%) Nagios
5 3 (2.86%) Stealthwatch
5 3 (2.86%) WSUS
6 1 (0.95%) Graylog
6 1 (0.95%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.95%) RANCID
6 1 (0.95%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.95%) TrustSec
6 1 (0.95%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.95%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 57 (54.29%) Cisco
2 34 (32.38%) Microsoft
3 20 (19.05%) Palo Alto
4 18 (17.14%) VMware
5 17 (16.19%) Citrix
6 15 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 13 (12.38%) F5
8 11 (10.48%) SolarWinds
9 10 (9.52%) Juniper
9 10 (9.52%) Meraki
10 9 (8.57%) Apple
11 7 (6.67%) Aerohive Networks
11 7 (6.67%) Fortinet
12 6 (5.71%) Ivanti
12 6 (5.71%) McAfee
12 6 (5.71%) MobileIron
12 6 (5.71%) Okta
12 6 (5.71%) Veeam
13 5 (4.76%) arcserve
13 5 (4.76%) Veritas