Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 220 177 234
Rank change year-on-year -43 +57 -64
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 118 163 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.10% 1.56% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.41% 9.48% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 111 129 121
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £26,250 £35,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £73,800 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -9.09%

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 1,593 1,720 2,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.91% 16.45% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,435 1,550 1,784
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,500 £27,825
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £81,250
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Wireless in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 68 (57.63%) Cisco
2 51 (43.22%) Firewall
3 48 (40.68%) Finance
4 45 (38.14%) Windows
5 43 (36.44%) Microsoft
6 39 (33.05%) LAN
6 39 (33.05%) WAN
7 33 (27.97%) VMware
8 32 (27.12%) Degree
9 30 (25.42%) Active Directory
9 30 (25.42%) Cisco Certification
10 25 (21.19%) Computer Science
11 23 (19.49%) VLAN
11 23 (19.49%) DHCP
11 23 (19.49%) VPN
11 23 (19.49%) DNS
11 23 (19.49%) Data Centre
11 23 (19.49%) Computer Science Degree
12 22 (18.64%) BGP
13 21 (17.80%) TCP/IP
13 21 (17.80%) Windows 10
13 21 (17.80%) Office 365
14 20 (16.95%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (16.10%) Cisco ASA
15 19 (16.10%) Windows 7
16 18 (15.25%) CCNP
16 18 (15.25%) Microsoft Excel
17 17 (14.41%) ITIL
17 17 (14.41%) Microsoft Office
17 17 (14.41%) EIGRP

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 9 (7.63%) Skype for Business
2 8 (6.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (15.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (14.41%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (12.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (8.47%) Acrobat
5 5 (4.24%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.80%) Office 365
2 13 (11.02%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 51 (43.22%) Firewall
2 39 (33.05%) LAN
2 39 (33.05%) WAN
3 23 (19.49%) DHCP
3 23 (19.49%) DNS
3 23 (19.49%) VLAN
3 23 (19.49%) VPN
4 22 (18.64%) BGP
5 21 (17.80%) TCP/IP
6 19 (16.10%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (14.41%) Cisco Wireless
7 17 (14.41%) EIGRP
7 17 (14.41%) Wi-Fi
8 15 (12.71%) Cisco IOS
9 14 (11.86%) IPsec
9 14 (11.86%) Network Security
9 14 (11.86%) OSPF
10 13 (11.02%) MPLS
10 13 (11.02%) NX-OS
10 13 (11.02%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.85%) MySQL
2 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 48 (40.68%) Finance
2 17 (14.41%) Banking
3 11 (9.32%) Investment Banking
3 11 (9.32%) Law
3 11 (9.32%) Legal
4 6 (5.08%) Back Office
4 6 (5.08%) Financial Institution
4 6 (5.08%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.24%) Front Office
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Retail
6 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (21.19%) Network Engineer
2 22 (18.64%) Analyst
3 19 (16.10%) Support Engineer
4 15 (12.71%) Support Analyst
5 12 (10.17%) Desktop Support
6 10 (8.47%) Help Desk Analyst
6 10 (8.47%) Help Desk Support
6 10 (8.47%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 10 (8.47%) Trainer
7 8 (6.78%) Consultant
7 8 (6.78%) Penetration Tester
7 8 (6.78%) Tester
8 7 (5.93%) Cisco Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) IT Support
8 7 (5.93%) Network Support
8 7 (5.93%) Network Support Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) Security Analyst
8 7 (5.93%) Security Consultant
9 6 (5.08%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.08%) .NET
2 4 (3.39%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.69%) XMPP
4 1 (0.85%) Celery
4 1 (0.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.19%) Computer Science
2 23 (19.49%) Data Centre
3 13 (11.02%) Smartphone
4 11 (9.32%) STB
5 10 (8.47%) Blackberry
5 10 (8.47%) iPhone
6 8 (6.78%) Public Cloud
7 7 (5.93%) Management Information System
8 6 (5.08%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (5.08%) PKI
8 6 (5.08%) Virtual Team
9 4 (3.39%) Hedge funds
10 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (2.54%) Driving Licence
11 2 (1.69%) Smart Home
11 2 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.85%) BYOD
12 1 (0.85%) Clustering
12 1 (0.85%) Fintech
12 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (38.14%) Windows
2 21 (17.80%) Windows 10
3 19 (16.10%) Windows 7
4 16 (13.56%) Android
5 15 (12.71%) Windows Server
6 11 (9.32%) Linux
7 8 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (5.08%) Apple iOS
8 6 (5.08%) CentOS
8 6 (5.08%) Debian
8 6 (5.08%) Kali Linux
8 6 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (5.08%) Ubuntu
8 6 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (4.24%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.69%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.85%) Unix
11 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.41%) ITIL
2 15 (12.71%) Presales
3 13 (11.02%) BCP
4 12 (10.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (10.17%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 11 (9.32%) Patch Management
5 11 (9.32%) Time Management
6 10 (8.47%) Customer Requirements
6 10 (8.47%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (7.63%) Asset Management
7 9 (7.63%) ITIL V3
7 9 (7.63%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (7.63%) Service Design
7 9 (7.63%) Service Management
8 8 (6.78%) Mathematics
8 8 (6.78%) Network Design
9 7 (5.93%) Business Continuity
9 7 (5.93%) Collaborative Working
10 6 (5.08%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.08%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.08%) Java
2 5 (4.24%) PowerShell
2 5 (4.24%) SQL
3 2 (1.69%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.69%) C
3 2 (1.69%) C++
3 2 (1.69%) Embedded C
3 2 (1.69%) Embedded C++
3 2 (1.69%) Python
3 2 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (27.12%) Degree
2 30 (25.42%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (19.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (15.25%) CCNP
5 12 (10.17%) CISSP
6 9 (7.63%) CREST Certified
7 8 (6.78%) CCDP
7 8 (6.78%) CCIE
7 8 (6.78%) Numerate Degree
7 8 (6.78%) SANS
8 7 (5.93%) SC Cleared
8 7 (5.93%) Security Cleared
9 6 (5.08%) CEH
9 6 (5.08%) LPIC
9 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (5.08%) PMI Certification
9 6 (5.08%) PMP
9 6 (5.08%) RHCA
9 6 (5.08%) RHCE
9 6 (5.08%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.78%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.24%) QA
4 4 (3.39%) SLA
5 2 (1.69%) HIPAA
5 2 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (25.42%) Active Directory
2 20 (16.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.93%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.08%) pfSense
4 6 (5.08%) Snort
5 5 (4.24%) XenServer
6 4 (3.39%) Terminal Services
6 4 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.39%) vSphere
6 4 (3.39%) XenApp
6 4 (3.39%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.54%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.69%) Firmware
8 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.85%) Docker
9 1 (0.85%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (6.78%) SCCM
2 6 (5.08%) FortiGate
2 6 (5.08%) Nessus
2 6 (5.08%) OpenVAS
2 6 (5.08%) OSSEC
3 2 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.69%) Nagios
4 1 (0.85%) Ansible
4 1 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.85%) Puppet
4 1 (0.85%) Terraform
4 1 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 68 (57.63%) Cisco
2 43 (36.44%) Microsoft
3 33 (27.97%) VMware
4 16 (13.56%) Juniper
5 15 (12.71%) Palo Alto
6 14 (11.86%) Meraki
7 13 (11.02%) CheckPoint
8 12 (10.17%) Avaya
8 12 (10.17%) Citrix
8 12 (10.17%) F5
9 11 (9.32%) Adobe
9 11 (9.32%) HP
9 11 (9.32%) Symantec
10 10 (8.47%) iManage
10 10 (8.47%) Intapp
10 10 (8.47%) SolarWinds
11 8 (6.78%) Aruba
11 8 (6.78%) Splunk
12 7 (5.93%) ForeScout
12 7 (5.93%) McAfee