Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 144 189
Rank change year-on-year +63 +45 -63
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 430 260 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.61% 1.98% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.93% 12.29% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 383 263 193
East of England median annual salary £51,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.42% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,800 £26,750 £26,400
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £78,000
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 2271 2116 2662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.06% 16.09% 17.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1886 1711 2074
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +34 312 £51,500 -1.90% 15
Hertfordshire +18 88 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Suffolk +6 13 £42,000 +29.23%
Essex +30 12 £31,000 -36.08% 1
Norfolk +16 2 £32,500 +47.73%
Bedfordshire -15 2 £23,500 -60.83% 2
East Anglia - 1 £30,000 -
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 179 (41.63%) C
2 174 (40.47%) Python
3 153 (35.58%) Degree
4 152 (35.35%) Software Engineering
5 129 (30.00%) Linux
6 99 (23.02%) C++
7 80 (18.60%) Embedded C
8 79 (18.37%) Telecoms
9 77 (17.91%) Wi-Fi
10 75 (17.44%) Windows
11 69 (16.05%) Bluetooth
12 67 (15.58%) Cisco
13 63 (14.65%) Firmware
14 55 (12.79%) WAN
14 55 (12.79%) Perl
15 53 (12.33%) Electronics
16 52 (12.09%) Mathematics
17 50 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
18 49 (11.40%) LAN
19 45 (10.47%) Microsoft
20 42 (9.77%) VMware
20 42 (9.77%) Firewall
21 40 (9.30%) Embedded Systems
22 39 (9.07%) Android
23 38 (8.84%) Jenkins
24 37 (8.60%) Mentoring
24 37 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
25 35 (8.14%) Multithreading
26 34 (7.91%) Test Automation
26 34 (7.91%) MATLAB

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 7 (1.63%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.40%) IBM Connections
3 4 (0.93%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.70%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (4.42%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.23%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.65%) Office 365
2 10 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.86%) SaaS
4 6 (1.40%) G Suite
5 5 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.70%) IaaS
6 3 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (17.91%) Wi-Fi
2 69 (16.05%) Bluetooth
3 55 (12.79%) WAN
4 49 (11.40%) LAN
5 42 (9.77%) Firewall
6 29 (6.74%) VPN
7 26 (6.05%) WLAN
8 23 (5.35%) Wireless Security
9 21 (4.88%) TCP/IP
9 21 (4.88%) VoIP
10 20 (4.65%) 802.11
11 18 (4.19%) Internet
12 17 (3.95%) Cisco Wireless
12 17 (3.95%) Network Security
13 15 (3.49%) DNS
14 14 (3.26%) 4G
15 13 (3.02%) ADSL
16 12 (2.79%) DHCP
17 11 (2.56%) 3G
18 10 (2.33%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (0.47%) MongoDB
1 2 (0.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.23%) MS Access
2 1 (0.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 38 (8.84%) Jenkins
2 30 (6.98%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.16%) JIRA
4 4 (0.93%) Hudson
5 2 (0.47%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.47%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.47%) Selenium
5 2 (0.47%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.23%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.23%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.23%) Redmine
6 1 (0.23%) Trac
6 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 79 (18.37%) Telecoms
2 53 (12.33%) Electronics
3 13 (3.02%) Marketing
4 7 (1.63%) Finance
4 7 (1.63%) Retail
5 3 (0.70%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.47%) Military
7 1 (0.23%) Automotive
7 1 (0.23%) Banking
7 1 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 125 (29.07%) Embedded Engineer
2 118 (27.44%) Software Engineer
3 57 (13.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 55 (12.79%) Embedded C Engineer
5 49 (11.40%) Systems Engineer
6 47 (10.93%) Senior Software Engineer
7 44 (10.23%) C Software Engineer
8 37 (8.60%) C++ Software Engineer
9 34 (7.91%) Linux Engineer
10 29 (6.74%) Architect
11 27 (6.28%) Firmware Engineer
12 25 (5.81%) Embedded C Software Engineer
12 25 (5.81%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
12 25 (5.81%) Embedded C++ Engineer
13 24 (5.58%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
13 24 (5.58%) C/C++ Software Engineer
13 24 (5.58%) DevOps Engineer
13 24 (5.58%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
13 24 (5.58%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
13 24 (5.58%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.65%) 802.1X
2 10 (2.33%) Yocto
3 3 (0.70%) CSS
3 3 (0.70%) HTML
4 2 (0.47%) AngularJS
4 2 (0.47%) Node.js
4 2 (0.47%) RESTful
4 2 (0.47%) Web Services
5 1 (0.23%) D3.js
5 1 (0.23%) HTML5
5 1 (0.23%) Qt
5 1 (0.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.30%) Embedded Systems
2 31 (7.21%) Computer Science
3 29 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (5.81%) Data Centre
5 17 (3.95%) Algorithms
6 15 (3.49%) Verilog
7 14 (3.26%) Device Driver
8 11 (2.56%) Blog
9 9 (2.09%) Driving Licence
9 9 (2.09%) Internet of Things
10 7 (1.63%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.40%) CMDB
12 5 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.16%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.93%) CCTV
14 3 (0.70%) Smart Energy
15 2 (0.47%) iPad
15 2 (0.47%) Smart City
16 1 (0.23%) Greenfield Project
16 1 (0.23%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 129 (30.00%) Linux
2 75 (17.44%) Windows
3 39 (9.07%) Android
4 24 (5.58%) Embedded Linux
5 15 (3.49%) Unix
6 14 (3.26%) Windows Server
7 11 (2.56%) Apple iOS
8 10 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (2.33%) Ubuntu
9 8 (1.86%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.16%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (35.35%) Software Engineering
2 52 (12.09%) Mathematics
3 37 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (8.60%) Mentoring
4 35 (8.14%) Multithreading
5 34 (7.91%) Test Automation
6 32 (7.44%) Multithreaded Programming
7 30 (6.98%) Signal Processing
7 30 (6.98%) Test Scripting
8 29 (6.74%) Configuration Management
8 29 (6.74%) Presales
9 28 (6.51%) DevOps
10 27 (6.28%) Embedded Software Development
10 27 (6.28%) Project Management
11 26 (6.05%) ITIL
12 19 (4.42%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (3.72%) Coaching
13 16 (3.72%) Data Acquisition
14 13 (3.02%) Network Design
14 13 (3.02%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 179 (41.63%) C
2 174 (40.47%) Python
3 99 (23.02%) C++
4 80 (18.60%) Embedded C
5 55 (12.79%) Perl
6 34 (7.91%) MATLAB
7 20 (4.65%) Java
8 18 (4.19%) Embedded C++
9 14 (3.26%) JavaScript
10 13 (3.02%) Assembly Language
11 11 (2.56%) PHP
12 9 (2.09%) R
13 5 (1.16%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.16%) SQL
14 4 (0.93%) Groovy
15 3 (0.70%) Tcl
15 3 (0.70%) VC++
16 2 (0.47%) C#
16 2 (0.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 153 (35.58%) Degree
2 50 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (6.51%) CCNP
4 25 (5.81%) CCNA
5 12 (2.79%) Numerate Degree
6 10 (2.33%) CWNA
7 9 (2.09%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (1.86%) MCSE
9 7 (1.63%) CCDP
10 5 (1.16%) CCIE
10 5 (1.16%) MCITP
11 3 (0.70%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.70%) HND
12 2 (0.47%) CCIE Routing and Switching
12 2 (0.47%) MCP
12 2 (0.47%) PhD
12 2 (0.47%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.26%) PMO
2 6 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.40%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.47%) JTAG
4 1 (0.23%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.23%) QA
4 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 63 (14.65%) Firmware
2 28 (6.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (5.58%) Active Directory
4 16 (3.72%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.40%) Xen
6 3 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.70%) vSphere
7 2 (0.47%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.23%) iptables
8 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (2.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (1.63%) Cisco CME
2 7 (1.63%) SCCM
3 5 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.47%) Ansible
4 2 (0.47%) Puppet
4 2 (0.47%) Stealthwatch
5 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.23%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 67 (15.58%) Cisco
2 45 (10.47%) Microsoft
3 42 (9.77%) VMware
4 25 (5.81%) HP
5 24 (5.58%) Aruba
5 24 (5.58%) Juniper
6 23 (5.35%) Perforce
7 14 (3.26%) Citrix
8 10 (2.33%) Avaya
8 10 (2.33%) Red Hat
9 9 (2.09%) CheckPoint
9 9 (2.09%) EMC
10 7 (1.63%) IBM
11 6 (1.40%) F5
11 6 (1.40%) Google
12 4 (0.93%) Apple
12 4 (0.93%) Palo Alto
13 3 (0.70%) Brocade
14 2 (0.47%) Blue Coat
14 2 (0.47%) Intel