Period
to 25 September 2021

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 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 216 165 212
Rank change year-on-year -51 +47 +35
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 38 38 121
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.64% 1.00% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.88% 6.92% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 37 35 116
10th Percentile £28,000 £39,062 £25,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £62,500 £28,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £36,500 £80,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -54.38% +100.00% -30.43%
75th Percentile £63,750 £96,250 £53,750
90th Percentile £78,500 £97,500 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £42,500 £80,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -46.88% +100.00% -23.81%

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 552 549 1,319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.37% 14.44% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 485 488 1,170
10th Percentile £35,750 £39,263 £28,475
25th Percentile £46,250 £48,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.41% +12.50% +4.35%
75th Percentile £81,250 £83,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £96,250 £90,125
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +17.39% +4.55%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Wireless as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wireless in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Wireless in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 City of London region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 25 (65.79%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) Cisco
3 19 (50.00%) ITIL
4 18 (47.37%) WAN
5 16 (42.11%) TCP/IP
5 16 (42.11%) iPad
6 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Office
6 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
6 15 (39.47%) Finance
6 15 (39.47%) Windows 7
7 14 (36.84%) Banking
7 14 (36.84%) Blackberry
8 13 (34.21%) Degree
8 13 (34.21%) Android
8 13 (34.21%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (34.21%) Video Conferencing
9 12 (31.58%) iPhone
9 12 (31.58%) Asset Management
9 12 (31.58%) Internet
9 12 (31.58%) Firewall
9 12 (31.58%) Mac OS X
9 12 (31.58%) Apple
9 12 (31.58%) Windows 8
9 12 (31.58%) Computer Science Degree
9 12 (31.58%) Social Skills
10 10 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
11 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
11 8 (21.05%) Information Security
12 7 (18.42%) Windows Server

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 1 (2.63%) IIS
1 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (10.53%) Azure
2 4 (10.53%) Google Workspace
3 3 (7.89%) AWS
4 1 (2.63%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) WAN
2 16 (42.11%) TCP/IP
3 13 (34.21%) Cisco IOS
4 12 (31.58%) Firewall
4 12 (31.58%) Internet
5 6 (15.79%) Wireshark
6 5 (13.16%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (13.16%) LAN
6 5 (13.16%) Wireless Security
7 4 (10.53%) WLAN
8 3 (7.89%) VPN
9 2 (5.26%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (5.26%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (2.63%) Cisco Wireless
10 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
10 1 (2.63%) IPsec
10 1 (2.63%) Spanning Tree
10 1 (2.63%) WAAS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (39.47%) Finance
2 14 (36.84%) Banking
3 12 (31.58%) Social Skills
4 3 (7.89%) Financial Institution
4 3 (7.89%) Legal
4 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.26%) Front Office
5 2 (5.26%) Public Sector
6 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Desktop Support
2 12 (31.58%) Desktop Support Technician
2 12 (31.58%) Desktop Technician
2 12 (31.58%) Support Technician
3 8 (21.05%) IT Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Network Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Security Manager
6 4 (10.53%) IT Support
6 4 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) SOC Manager
6 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Network Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.63%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 16 (42.11%) iPad
2 14 (36.84%) Blackberry
3 13 (34.21%) Video Conferencing
4 12 (31.58%) iPhone
5 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
6 5 (13.16%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (7.89%) Cyberattack
7 3 (7.89%) Hedge funds
8 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
9 1 (2.63%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) Windows
2 15 (39.47%) Windows 7
3 13 (34.21%) Android
4 12 (31.58%) Mac OS X
4 12 (31.58%) Windows 8
5 7 (18.42%) Windows 10
5 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
6 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2019
7 2 (5.26%) Linux
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) ITIL
2 12 (31.58%) Asset Management
3 8 (21.05%) Information Security
4 7 (18.42%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
5 6 (15.79%) SIEM
6 5 (13.16%) Line Management
6 5 (13.16%) Log Correlation
6 5 (13.16%) Network Segmentation
6 5 (13.16%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (13.16%) Security Management
6 5 (13.16%) Security Monitoring
6 5 (13.16%) Security Operations
6 5 (13.16%) Strategic Roadmap
6 5 (13.16%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (13.16%) Threat Detection
6 5 (13.16%) Threat Intelligence
6 5 (13.16%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (10.53%) Change Management
7 4 (10.53%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Degree
2 12 (31.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (18.42%) CCNP
5 5 (13.16%) CCNA
5 5 (13.16%) CISA
5 5 (13.16%) CISM
5 5 (13.16%) CISSP
6 1 (2.63%) ACCA
6 1 (2.63%) CCSE
6 1 (2.63%) CCVP
6 1 (2.63%) CISMP
6 1 (2.63%) CWAP
6 1 (2.63%) CWDP
6 1 (2.63%) CWNA
6 1 (2.63%) LPIC
6 1 (2.63%) MCP
6 1 (2.63%) MCSE
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) GDPR
2 3 (7.89%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) vSphere
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) Ansible
2 2 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (5.26%) vCenter Server
2 2 (5.26%) WSUS
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.63%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.63%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) Cisco
2 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
3 12 (31.58%) Apple
4 5 (13.16%) Meraki
5 4 (10.53%) Google
6 3 (7.89%) Palo Alto
7 2 (5.26%) Altiris
7 2 (5.26%) Bloomberg
7 2 (5.26%) F5
7 2 (5.26%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.26%) McAfee
7 2 (5.26%) Reuters
7 2 (5.26%) RightFax
7 2 (5.26%) Ruckus Wireless
7 2 (5.26%) ServiceNow
7 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.26%) Symantec
7 2 (5.26%) VMware
8 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.63%) JD Edwards