Period
to 15 January 2021

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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
London > Central London
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 203 211 285
Rank change year-on-year +8 +74 -6
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 32 146 97
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 0.64% 1.27% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.70% 9.43% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 36 144 94
Median annual salary £70,000 £41,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +68.67% -20.95% +5.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £26,250 £28,300
90th Percentile £97,500 £86,875 £89,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £56,089
% change year-on-year +20.00% -10.86% -2.45%

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 561 1,549 1,623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 11.21% 13.44% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 497 1,380 1,454
Median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £39,375 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £91,250 £87,500
London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% - -

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Central London

Wireless
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Wireless in Central London.

Salary trend for Wireless in Central London

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wireless in Central London over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

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 15 January 2021. 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 +5 27 £70,000 +75.00% 11
West End of London +10 1 £48,500 -
Wireless
London

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 18 (56.25%) Cisco
3 15 (46.88%) WAN
4 13 (40.63%) LAN
4 13 (40.63%) Data Centre
5 12 (37.50%) Python
5 12 (37.50%) CCNP
5 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (37.50%) Firewall
5 12 (37.50%) Network Security
6 11 (34.38%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (34.38%) OSPF
6 11 (34.38%) BGP
6 11 (34.38%) VPN
7 10 (31.25%) Information Security
8 9 (28.13%) Degree
8 9 (28.13%) AWS
8 9 (28.13%) Palo Alto
8 9 (28.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (28.13%) Multicast
9 8 (25.00%) Meraki
9 8 (25.00%) Mobile App
9 8 (25.00%) Threat Analysis
9 8 (25.00%) Social Engineering
9 8 (25.00%) API Testing
9 8 (25.00%) NIST
9 8 (25.00%) Red Team
9 8 (25.00%) CSSLP
9 8 (25.00%) OWASP
9 8 (25.00%) Open Source

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 3 (9.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) AWS
2 7 (21.88%) Azure
3 3 (9.38%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (6.25%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) WAN
2 13 (40.63%) LAN
3 12 (37.50%) Firewall
3 12 (37.50%) Network Security
4 11 (34.38%) BGP
4 11 (34.38%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (34.38%) OSPF
4 11 (34.38%) VPN
5 9 (28.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (28.13%) Multicast
6 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (21.88%) Cisco Wireless
8 6 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 6 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (15.63%) DNS
9 5 (15.63%) VoIP
10 4 (12.50%) DHCP
10 4 (12.50%) MPLS
10 4 (12.50%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.38%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Legal
4 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) IT Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Network Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Engineering Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Network Engineering Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Network Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Testing Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) IP Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) IP Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior IP Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior IP Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) .NET
1 8 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (12.50%) JSON
3 3 (9.38%) Regular Expression
3 3 (9.38%) YAML
4 2 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (6.25%) POSIX
5 1 (3.13%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Data Centre
2 8 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Hedge funds
4 2 (6.25%) Clustering
4 2 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
4 2 (6.25%) User Experience
5 1 (3.13%) Robotics
5 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.25%) Mac OS
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Information Security
2 8 (25.00%) API Testing
2 8 (25.00%) Open Source
2 8 (25.00%) OWASP
2 8 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (25.00%) Red Team
2 8 (25.00%) Social Engineering
2 8 (25.00%) Threat Analysis
3 7 (21.88%) DNA
3 7 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (15.63%) DevOps
5 5 (15.63%) Low Latency
5 5 (15.63%) Network Virtualisation
6 4 (12.50%) Change Management
6 4 (12.50%) ITIL
6 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 4 (12.50%) Network Design
6 4 (12.50%) Presales
7 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) Python
2 8 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (12.50%) C
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
4 3 (9.38%) R
5 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) CCNP
1 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (28.13%) Degree
3 8 (25.00%) CISM
3 8 (25.00%) CISSP
3 8 (25.00%) CSSLP
4 7 (21.88%) CCIE
5 3 (9.38%) CCNA
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (6.25%) AWS Certification
7 1 (3.13%) CCIE Wireless
7 1 (3.13%) CCMSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) NIST
2 2 (6.25%) GDPR
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) Docker
3 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (6.25%) VMware NSX
4 1 (3.13%) Firmware
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) Ansible
2 5 (15.63%) Terraform
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (9.38%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (6.25%) Puppet
4 2 (6.25%) Salt
4 2 (6.25%) SCCM
4 2 (6.25%) WSUS
5 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
5 1 (3.13%) Grafana
5 1 (3.13%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Cisco
2 9 (28.13%) Palo Alto
3 8 (25.00%) F5
3 8 (25.00%) Meraki
4 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
5 6 (18.75%) CheckPoint
5 6 (18.75%) SolarWinds
6 5 (15.63%) Fortinet
7 4 (12.50%) Arista
7 4 (12.50%) Riverbed
7 4 (12.50%) Splunk
8 3 (9.38%) ExtraHop
8 3 (9.38%) Radianz
8 3 (9.38%) VMware
9 2 (6.25%) Apple
9 2 (6.25%) Brocade
9 2 (6.25%) SonicWALL
9 2 (6.25%) Ubiquiti
10 1 (3.13%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (3.13%) Infoblox