Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 81 156
Rank change year-on-year -124 +75 +40
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 149 427 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.29% 3.52% 1.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.19% 19.82% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 114 389 221
East of England median annual salary £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £25,900 £26,200 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,073 2,154 2,248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.01% 17.74% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,484 1,753 1,863
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,050 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in the East of England

Wireless
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Wireless in the East of England

Wireless
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Wireless in the East of England

Wireless
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the East of England region over the 6 months to 15 August 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
Cambridgeshire -83 77 £44,000 -16.19% 45
Hertfordshire -28 65 £44,000 -4.86% 15
Suffolk -15 5 £30,000 -28.57% 1
Essex +16 1 - - 5
Bedfordshire -5 1 £34,528 -42.45%
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 East of England region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 54 (36.24%) Firewall
2 52 (34.90%) Active Directory
3 51 (34.23%) Degree
4 50 (33.56%) Cisco
5 45 (30.20%) LAN
6 41 (27.52%) WAN
6 41 (27.52%) Cisco Certification
7 38 (25.50%) CCNA
7 38 (25.50%) Windows
8 35 (23.49%) Python
9 33 (22.15%) Computer Science
10 32 (21.48%) Microsoft
10 32 (21.48%) Internet
11 31 (20.81%) Juniper
12 30 (20.13%) Linux
12 30 (20.13%) Problem-Solving
13 29 (19.46%) CCNP
14 28 (18.79%) TCP/IP
14 28 (18.79%) VPN
15 27 (18.12%) Data Centre
16 25 (16.78%) Retail
17 23 (15.44%) Microsoft Office
18 22 (14.77%) Software Engineering
18 22 (14.77%) Windows 7
19 21 (14.09%) DNS
19 21 (14.09%) DHCP
20 20 (13.42%) Apple
21 18 (12.08%) Management Information System
21 18 (12.08%) Citrix
21 18 (12.08%) C

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (8.05%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.04%) IIS
3 8 (5.37%) IBM Notes
4 7 (4.70%) Skype for Business
5 6 (4.03%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (2.01%) Apache
7 2 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.67%) Confluence
8 1 (0.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 23 (15.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.07%) Office 365
2 9 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.70%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.34%) IaaS
5 2 (1.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (36.24%) Firewall
2 45 (30.20%) LAN
3 41 (27.52%) WAN
4 32 (21.48%) Internet
5 28 (18.79%) TCP/IP
5 28 (18.79%) VPN
6 21 (14.09%) DHCP
6 21 (14.09%) DNS
7 18 (12.08%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (10.07%) Wi-Fi
9 13 (8.72%) Cisco Wireless
9 13 (8.72%) VoIP
10 12 (8.05%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (8.05%) Ethernet
11 10 (6.71%) Fibre Channel
11 10 (6.71%) SAN
12 7 (4.70%) Wireshark
13 6 (4.03%) 802.11
13 6 (4.03%) MPLS
13 6 (4.03%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.72%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.67%) Big Data
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (6.71%) Jenkins
2 9 (6.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (6.04%) Selenium
3 8 (5.37%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.01%) JIRA
5 2 (1.34%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.34%) JMeter
6 1 (0.67%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.67%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.67%) NUnit
6 1 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.67%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (16.78%) Retail
2 14 (9.40%) Electronics
3 12 (8.05%) Finance
4 6 (4.03%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.01%) Automotive
6 1 (0.67%) Front Office
6 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (21.48%) Network Engineer
2 21 (14.09%) Analyst
3 17 (11.41%) Test Engineer
4 15 (10.07%) Software Engineer
5 13 (8.72%) Wireless Engineer
6 11 (7.38%) 1st Line Support
6 11 (7.38%) Desktop Support
6 11 (7.38%) Team Leader
7 10 (6.71%) Solutions Analyst
7 10 (6.71%) Technical Analyst
8 9 (6.04%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (6.04%) Active Directory Support
8 9 (6.04%) Embedded Engineer
8 9 (6.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (6.04%) Security Engineer
9 8 (5.37%) Deskside Engineer
10 7 (4.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 7 (4.70%) Cisco Support
10 7 (4.70%) Network Security Engineer
10 7 (4.70%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.04%) Gherkin
2 6 (4.03%) 802.1X
3 3 (2.01%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (1.34%) WCF
4 2 (1.34%) WPF
5 1 (0.67%) TensorFlow
5 1 (0.67%) Web Services
5 1 (0.67%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.15%) Computer Science
2 27 (18.12%) Data Centre
3 18 (12.08%) Management Information System
4 14 (9.40%) Internet of Things
5 13 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (6.04%) Client/Server
7 8 (5.37%) Blackberry
8 6 (4.03%) Apple TV
9 5 (3.36%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (3.36%) Smart Energy
10 3 (2.01%) Algorithms
10 3 (2.01%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 3 (2.01%) Device Driver
10 3 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (2.01%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (2.01%) Robotics
10 3 (2.01%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (1.34%) BYOD
11 2 (1.34%) Driving Licence
11 2 (1.34%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (25.50%) Windows
2 30 (20.13%) Linux
3 22 (14.77%) Windows 7
4 17 (11.41%) Apple iOS
5 14 (9.40%) Mac OS X
6 10 (6.71%) Android
7 8 (5.37%) Embedded Linux
8 7 (4.70%) Windows 10
9 6 (4.03%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.68%) Windows Server
10 4 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (2.01%) Kali Linux
12 2 (1.34%) Unix
13 1 (0.67%) AIX
13 1 (0.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.13%) Problem-Solving
2 22 (14.77%) Software Engineering
3 17 (11.41%) Test Automation
4 16 (10.74%) ITIL
5 15 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (9.40%) Validation
7 13 (8.72%) Project Management
7 13 (8.72%) Technical Analysis
8 11 (7.38%) DevOps
8 11 (7.38%) Load Balancing
8 11 (7.38%) Service Delivery
8 11 (7.38%) Time Management
9 10 (6.71%) Change Management
9 10 (6.71%) Mathematics
10 9 (6.04%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (6.04%) Defect Tracking
10 9 (6.04%) Identity Management
10 9 (6.04%) Manual Testing
10 9 (6.04%) Server Management
10 9 (6.04%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (23.49%) Python
2 18 (12.08%) C
3 14 (9.40%) Java
4 13 (8.72%) C++
5 10 (6.71%) Perl
6 7 (4.70%) PowerShell
6 7 (4.70%) R
7 5 (3.36%) Assembly Language
7 5 (3.36%) VC++
8 4 (2.68%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.68%) C#
8 4 (2.68%) SQL
9 2 (1.34%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.67%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.67%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (34.23%) Degree
2 41 (27.52%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (25.50%) CCNA
4 29 (19.46%) CCNP
5 13 (8.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (8.05%) A+ Certification
6 12 (8.05%) Network+ Certification
7 11 (7.38%) MCSA
7 11 (7.38%) MCSE
8 9 (6.04%) ACDT
8 9 (6.04%) ACHDS
8 9 (6.04%) ACTC
8 9 (6.04%) CCENT
8 9 (6.04%) MCDST
8 9 (6.04%) MCP
8 9 (6.04%) MCSM
9 8 (5.37%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (3.36%) SSCP
11 4 (2.68%) DBS Check
12 3 (2.01%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.72%) SLA
2 12 (8.05%) PMO
3 6 (4.03%) QA
4 2 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.34%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 52 (34.90%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.38%) ProxySG
3 10 (6.71%) Hyper-V
4 8 (5.37%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (4.03%) Terminal Services
6 5 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (2.68%) Firmware
8 2 (1.34%) vSphere
9 1 (0.67%) Ceph
9 1 (0.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (6.71%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (4.03%) FortiGate
3 4 (2.68%) Grafana
3 4 (2.68%) Prometheus
4 3 (2.01%) Cacti
4 3 (2.01%) Nagios
4 3 (2.01%) QRadar
5 2 (1.34%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.34%) Puppet
5 2 (1.34%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 50 (33.56%) Cisco
2 32 (21.48%) Microsoft
3 31 (20.81%) Juniper
4 20 (13.42%) Apple
5 18 (12.08%) Citrix
5 18 (12.08%) VMware
6 12 (8.05%) Avaya
6 12 (8.05%) F5
6 12 (8.05%) Palo Alto
7 11 (7.38%) Aruba
7 11 (7.38%) Blue Coat
8 10 (6.71%) Brocade
8 10 (6.71%) Oracle
9 9 (6.04%) Remedy
10 8 (5.37%) Lotus
11 7 (4.70%) HP
12 6 (4.03%) Dell
12 6 (4.03%) Meru Networks
13 5 (3.36%) Meraki
13 5 (3.36%) Siemens