Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 262 228 211
Rank change year-on-year -34 -17 +33
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 80 106 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.78% 1.02% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.20% 7.17% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 73 100 95
City of London median annual salary £52,500 £53,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.94% +0.95% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,600 £36,125 £25,500
90th Percentile £94,500 £81,250 £79,000
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £50,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.48% -8.64% +10.00%

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 the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,291 1,479 1,739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.60% 14.29% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,145 1,342 1,550
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,050 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -2.78% +6.93%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in the City of London

Wireless
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Wireless in the City of London

Wireless
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Wireless in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 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 City of London region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 38 (47.50%) Windows
1 38 (47.50%) Cisco
1 38 (47.50%) Firewall
2 35 (43.75%) LAN
3 34 (42.50%) WAN
4 30 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 27 (33.75%) Microsoft
5 27 (33.75%) Active Directory
6 26 (32.50%) DNS
7 25 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (30.00%) Windows Server
9 22 (27.50%) VPN
9 22 (27.50%) Finance
10 21 (26.25%) CCNP
11 17 (21.25%) DHCP
12 16 (20.00%) Office 365
13 15 (18.75%) Data Centre
13 15 (18.75%) Palo Alto
13 15 (18.75%) SQL
13 15 (18.75%) PowerShell
13 15 (18.75%) Windows 7
14 14 (17.50%) IP Telephony
14 14 (17.50%) VLAN
14 14 (17.50%) BGP
14 14 (17.50%) VMware
15 13 (16.25%) Telecoms
15 13 (16.25%) Mac OS X
15 13 (16.25%) MPLS
15 13 (16.25%) OSPF
15 13 (16.25%) Amazon AWS

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (13.75%) IIS
3 6 (7.50%) Skype for Business
4 5 (6.25%) MS Exchange
5 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.25%) Apache
6 1 (1.25%) Confluence
6 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.00%) Office 365
2 13 (16.25%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (13.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.25%) Cloudflare
4 1 (1.25%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 38 (47.50%) Firewall
2 35 (43.75%) LAN
3 34 (42.50%) WAN
4 30 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 26 (32.50%) DNS
6 22 (27.50%) VPN
7 17 (21.25%) DHCP
8 14 (17.50%) BGP
8 14 (17.50%) IP Telephony
8 14 (17.50%) VLAN
9 13 (16.25%) MPLS
9 13 (16.25%) Network Security
9 13 (16.25%) OSPF
10 10 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (11.25%) Cisco Wireless
12 6 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (7.50%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (7.50%) Cisco ISE
12 6 (7.50%) Skype
12 6 (7.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.25%) FishEye
1 1 (1.25%) FogBugz
1 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.25%) JIRA
1 1 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (27.50%) Finance
2 13 (16.25%) Telecoms
3 9 (11.25%) Law
4 7 (8.75%) Advertising
5 6 (7.50%) Legal
6 5 (6.25%) Banking
7 3 (3.75%) Back Office
7 3 (3.75%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.50%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.25%) Private Banking
9 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (23.75%) Network Engineer
2 16 (20.00%) Analyst
3 14 (17.50%) Administrator
4 10 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (11.25%) Desktop Support
6 7 (8.75%) Support Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) Deskside Support
7 6 (7.50%) Deskside Technician
7 6 (7.50%) Desktop Support Technician
7 6 (7.50%) Desktop Technician
7 6 (7.50%) IT Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Support Technician
7 6 (7.50%) Telephony Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) IT Administrator
8 5 (6.25%) IT Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Business Support Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Server Administrator
9 4 (5.00%) Systems Support Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.50%) .NET
2 4 (5.00%) 802.1X
3 3 (3.75%) XMPP
4 1 (1.25%) JSON
4 1 (1.25%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.25%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.50%) Fat Client
2 6 (7.50%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.50%) Smartphone
2 6 (7.50%) Thin Client
3 4 (5.00%) Replication
4 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.75%) Clustering
4 3 (3.75%) Hedge funds
4 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.50%) iPad
5 2 (2.50%) iPhone
5 2 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.25%) Fintech
6 1 (1.25%) Handset
6 1 (1.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (47.50%) Windows
2 24 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 13 (16.25%) Mac OS X
5 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (11.25%) Android
6 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (7.50%) Apple iOS
7 6 (7.50%) Windows 8
8 5 (6.25%) Windows 10
9 4 (5.00%) Linux
10 1 (1.25%) CentOS
10 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.00%) ITIL
1 12 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (13.75%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (12.50%) Patch Management
4 9 (11.25%) Incident Management
5 8 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (10.00%) Change Management
6 7 (8.75%) Antivirus Management
6 7 (8.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (7.50%) Line Management
7 6 (7.50%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (7.50%) Network Architecture
7 6 (7.50%) SDLC
7 6 (7.50%) Software Deployment
8 5 (6.25%) API Integration
8 5 (6.25%) Load Balancing
8 5 (6.25%) Migration
8 5 (6.25%) Network Management
8 5 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.75%) PowerShell
1 15 (18.75%) SQL
2 6 (7.50%) C#
2 6 (7.50%) VB.NET
3 4 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (1.25%) C
4 1 (1.25%) C++
4 1 (1.25%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.25%) Embedded C++
4 1 (1.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (26.25%) CCNP
3 10 (12.50%) CCIE
4 9 (11.25%) CCNA
5 8 (10.00%) Degree
6 4 (5.00%) CCDA
6 4 (5.00%) MCSA
6 4 (5.00%) MCSE
6 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.75%) ACSP
7 3 (3.75%) CCA
7 3 (3.75%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (3.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (2.50%) CISSP
8 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.25%) CCSA
9 1 (1.25%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.25%) RHCSA
9 1 (1.25%) Tigerscheme
9 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) SLA
2 2 (2.50%) QA
3 1 (1.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 27 (33.75%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.50%) BitLocker
3 6 (7.50%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.50%) XenApp
4 4 (5.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.25%) Docker
6 1 (1.25%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) SCCM
2 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (6.25%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.75%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (3.75%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (3.75%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (3.75%) Stealthwatch
5 2 (2.50%) Nagios
5 2 (2.50%) WSUS
6 1 (1.25%) Ansible
6 1 (1.25%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.25%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.25%) TrustSec
6 1 (1.25%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 38 (47.50%) Cisco
2 27 (33.75%) Microsoft
3 15 (18.75%) Palo Alto
4 14 (17.50%) VMware
5 12 (15.00%) Citrix
6 11 (13.75%) CheckPoint
7 10 (12.50%) Apple
7 10 (12.50%) F5
8 9 (11.25%) Juniper
9 7 (8.75%) Meraki
9 7 (8.75%) SolarWinds
10 6 (7.50%) Aerohive Networks
10 6 (7.50%) Ivanti
10 6 (7.50%) McAfee
10 6 (7.50%) MobileIron
10 6 (7.50%) Okta
10 6 (7.50%) Veeam
11 5 (6.25%) arcserve
11 5 (6.25%) Dell
11 5 (6.25%) Veritas