Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 269 258 253
Rank change year-on-year -11 -5 +13
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 117 131 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.83% 0.95% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.39% 6.30% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 105 111 115
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -13.64% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,750 £27,450
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £76,250
London median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% +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 1,830 2,081 2,187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 12.99% 15.02% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,620 1,837 1,880
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,379 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £78,750
London median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.85% +2.86% +5.00%

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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 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
City of London -36 89 £51,250 +7.89% 22
West End of London -13 9 £45,000 - 2
City of Westminster -3 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Southwark +83 1 £50,000 -
Wireless
London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Central London region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 60 (51.28%) Cisco
2 55 (47.01%) Firewall
3 54 (46.15%) Windows
4 48 (41.03%) LAN
5 47 (40.17%) WAN
6 43 (36.75%) TCP/IP
6 43 (36.75%) Cisco Certification
7 41 (35.04%) Microsoft
8 38 (32.48%) Active Directory
9 34 (29.06%) CCNP
10 32 (27.35%) DNS
10 32 (27.35%) Windows Server
11 31 (26.50%) VPN
12 29 (24.79%) Microsoft Office
13 25 (21.37%) Telecoms
14 24 (20.51%) BGP
14 24 (20.51%) Windows 7
15 22 (18.80%) Finance
15 22 (18.80%) VMware
16 21 (17.95%) OSPF
17 20 (17.09%) DHCP
17 20 (17.09%) CCNA
17 20 (17.09%) Data Centre
18 19 (16.24%) Cisco Nexus
18 19 (16.24%) Network Security
18 19 (16.24%) IP Telephony
19 18 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
20 17 (14.53%) VMware Infrastructure
20 17 (14.53%) Network Monitoring
20 17 (14.53%) MPLS

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 14 (11.97%) MS Exchange
2 11 (9.40%) Skype for Business
3 8 (6.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.42%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.56%) IIS
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.85%) nginx
Applications
1 29 (24.79%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.68%) Office 365
2 11 (9.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.42%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.71%) G Suite
6 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.85%) Dropbox
6 1 (0.85%) SaaS
6 1 (0.85%) Slack
6 1 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 55 (47.01%) Firewall
2 48 (41.03%) LAN
3 47 (40.17%) WAN
4 43 (36.75%) TCP/IP
5 32 (27.35%) DNS
6 31 (26.50%) VPN
7 24 (20.51%) BGP
8 21 (17.95%) OSPF
9 20 (17.09%) DHCP
10 19 (16.24%) Cisco Nexus
10 19 (16.24%) IP Telephony
10 19 (16.24%) Network Security
11 17 (14.53%) MPLS
11 17 (14.53%) VLAN
12 16 (13.68%) WLAN
13 14 (11.97%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (10.26%) Skype
15 11 (9.40%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (9.40%) Cisco Wireless
15 11 (9.40%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.56%) Big Data
2 1 (0.85%) Redis
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Burp Suite
1 1 (0.85%) JIRA
1 1 (0.85%) Metasploit
1 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (21.37%) Telecoms
2 22 (18.80%) Finance
3 15 (12.82%) Law
4 13 (11.11%) Legal
5 10 (8.55%) Banking
6 8 (6.84%) Advertising
6 8 (6.84%) Retail
7 3 (2.56%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.71%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (1.71%) Marketing
8 2 (1.71%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.85%) Electronics
9 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.85%) Local Government
9 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 20 (17.09%) Analyst
3 18 (15.38%) Administrator
4 13 (11.11%) Desktop Support
5 12 (10.26%) IT Engineer
6 11 (9.40%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
7 9 (7.69%) IT Support
8 8 (6.84%) Active Directory Analyst
8 8 (6.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 8 (6.84%) IT Analyst
8 8 (6.84%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (6.84%) Support Engineer
9 7 (5.98%) Telephony Engineer
10 6 (5.13%) Desktop Analyst
10 6 (5.13%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 6 (5.13%) Support Analyst
11 5 (4.27%) IT Administrator
11 5 (4.27%) Network Security Engineer
11 5 (4.27%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.13%) XML
2 4 (3.42%) 802.1X
2 4 (3.42%) HTML
2 4 (3.42%) JSON
3 2 (1.71%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (1.71%) Web Services
3 2 (1.71%) XML Messaging
3 2 (1.71%) XMPP
4 1 (0.85%) .NET
4 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.85%) Google Maps API
4 1 (0.85%) LAMP
4 1 (0.85%) LDAP
4 1 (0.85%) OAuth
4 1 (0.85%) SAML
4 1 (0.85%) WCF
4 1 (0.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.09%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.98%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.27%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.27%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (3.42%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.42%) Fat Client
4 4 (3.42%) iPhone
4 4 (3.42%) Smartphone
4 4 (3.42%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.56%) CLARiiON
5 3 (2.56%) Clustering
5 3 (2.56%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.56%) iPad
5 3 (2.56%) Replication
6 2 (1.71%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.85%) BYOD
7 1 (0.85%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.85%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 54 (46.15%) Windows
2 32 (27.35%) Windows Server
3 24 (20.51%) Windows 7
4 18 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (10.26%) Linux
7 11 (9.40%) Mac OS X
8 10 (8.55%) Android
9 9 (7.69%) Windows 10
10 7 (5.98%) Windows 8
11 4 (3.42%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.71%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.85%) CentOS
13 1 (0.85%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.53%) Network Monitoring
2 13 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
3 12 (10.26%) Network Architecture
3 12 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (9.40%) Patch Management
4 11 (9.40%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (8.55%) ITIL
5 10 (8.55%) Service Management
6 9 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (7.69%) ITSM
7 8 (6.84%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (6.84%) Network Design
8 7 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (5.98%) Web Filtering
9 6 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (5.13%) Incident Management
9 6 (5.13%) Network Load Balancing
9 6 (5.13%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (5.13%) Security Patching
9 6 (5.13%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.82%) PowerShell
2 9 (7.69%) Python
2 9 (7.69%) SQL
3 5 (4.27%) PHP
4 3 (2.56%) Java
5 2 (1.71%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.71%) C
6 1 (0.85%) C#
6 1 (0.85%) C++
6 1 (0.85%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.85%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.85%) Perl
6 1 (0.85%) R
6 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (36.75%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (29.06%) CCNP
3 20 (17.09%) CCNA
4 12 (10.26%) Degree
5 9 (7.69%) CCIE
6 8 (6.84%) CCDA
6 8 (6.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (5.98%) CISSP
7 7 (5.98%) MCSE
8 5 (4.27%) CCDP
8 5 (4.27%) CCSA
9 3 (2.56%) CCA
9 3 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (2.56%) CREST Certified
9 3 (2.56%) MCSA
9 3 (2.56%) OSCP
10 2 (1.71%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.71%) ACSP
10 2 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) SLA
2 4 (3.42%) QA
3 3 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (32.48%) Active Directory
2 17 (14.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.40%) Hyper-V
4 8 (6.84%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (5.13%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (3.42%) BitLocker
6 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.71%) vSphere
8 1 (0.85%) Docker
8 1 (0.85%) KVM
8 1 (0.85%) LXC
8 1 (0.85%) pfSense
8 1 (0.85%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.85%) Samba
8 1 (0.85%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.85%) Xen
8 1 (0.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (10.26%) SCCM
2 6 (5.13%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.27%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (4.27%) Nagios
4 4 (3.42%) FortiGate
4 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (3.42%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (3.42%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (3.42%) TrustSec
5 3 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (2.56%) Stealthwatch
6 2 (1.71%) Ansible
6 2 (1.71%) WSUS
6 2 (1.71%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.85%) Clonezilla
7 1 (0.85%) Graylog
7 1 (0.85%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.85%) Nmap
7 1 (0.85%) Puppet
7 1 (0.85%) RANCID
Vendors
1 60 (51.28%) Cisco
2 41 (35.04%) Microsoft
3 22 (18.80%) VMware
4 15 (12.82%) CheckPoint
4 15 (12.82%) SolarWinds
5 14 (11.97%) Apple
6 12 (10.26%) Citrix
7 10 (8.55%) F5
7 10 (8.55%) Palo Alto
8 9 (7.69%) Juniper
9 8 (6.84%) Dell
10 7 (5.98%) Aerohive Networks
10 7 (5.98%) Avaya
10 7 (5.98%) Meraki
11 6 (5.13%) Riverbed
11 6 (5.13%) Veeam
12 5 (4.27%) EMC
12 5 (4.27%) HP
12 5 (4.27%) Infoblox
12 5 (4.27%) Ivanti