Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 86 146
Rank change year-on-year -65 +60 +51
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 200 419 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.02% 3.46% 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.35% 18.56% 12.83%
Number of salaries quoted 146 366 285
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.62% +3.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,875 £30,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 1,933 2,258 2,065
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.54% 18.63% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,345 1,863 1,662
East of England median annual salary £44,400 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,118 £25,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -50 91 £45,000 -12.62% 43
Hertfordshire +14 80 £55,000 - 18
Essex +10 16 £38,916 +25.54% 11
Suffolk -3 7 £47,500 +12.43% 1
Bedfordshire -7 4 £24,250 -45.63%
Norfolk +20 2 £36,691 +12.89% 2
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 74 (37.00%) Cisco
2 68 (34.00%) Windows
3 67 (33.50%) Active Directory
3 67 (33.50%) LAN
3 67 (33.50%) Firewall
4 56 (28.00%) WAN
5 55 (27.50%) Degree
6 53 (26.50%) Software Engineering
6 53 (26.50%) Linux
7 51 (25.50%) Cisco Certification
8 48 (24.00%) Microsoft
9 47 (23.50%) Internet
10 45 (22.50%) TCP/IP
11 42 (21.00%) Juniper
12 39 (19.50%) Python
13 36 (18.00%) Windows 7
14 35 (17.50%) CCNA
15 34 (17.00%) VPN
15 34 (17.00%) C
15 34 (17.00%) Data Centre
16 33 (16.50%) Change Management
16 33 (16.50%) Wi-Fi
16 33 (16.50%) VMware
17 31 (15.50%) DNS
17 31 (15.50%) SLA
18 30 (15.00%) C++
18 30 (15.00%) Apple
19 29 (14.50%) Microsoft Certification
19 29 (14.50%) Management Information System
20 28 (14.00%) Telecoms

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 17 (8.50%) MS Exchange
2 12 (6.00%) IBM Notes
3 10 (5.00%) IIS
4 7 (3.50%) Skype for Business
5 6 (3.00%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.50%) Apache
6 5 (2.50%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.00%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.50%) IBM Connections
Applications
1 27 (13.50%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (10.00%) Office 365
3 9 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (3.50%) OpenDNS
6 6 (3.00%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (2.00%) GitHub
8 3 (1.50%) IaaS
8 3 (1.50%) PaaS
9 1 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.50%) G Suite
9 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (33.50%) Firewall
1 67 (33.50%) LAN
2 56 (28.00%) WAN
3 47 (23.50%) Internet
4 45 (22.50%) TCP/IP
5 34 (17.00%) VPN
6 33 (16.50%) Wi-Fi
7 31 (15.50%) DNS
8 27 (13.50%) Ethernet
9 25 (12.50%) VoIP
10 24 (12.00%) BGP
10 24 (12.00%) DHCP
11 15 (7.50%) MPLS
12 14 (7.00%) Network Security
13 13 (6.50%) 802.11
14 12 (6.00%) Bluetooth
14 12 (6.00%) Fibre Channel
15 11 (5.50%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (5.50%) OSPF
15 11 (5.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.00%) MySQL
2 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.50%) Big Data
3 1 (0.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (3.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.00%) Ant
3 3 (1.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (1.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.50%) JIRA
4 2 (1.00%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.50%) Selenium
General
1 28 (14.00%) Telecoms
2 15 (7.50%) Retail
3 14 (7.00%) Finance
4 7 (3.50%) Automotive
5 3 (1.50%) Marketing
6 2 (1.00%) Back Office
6 2 (1.00%) Electronics
7 1 (0.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (22.50%) Network Engineer
2 31 (15.50%) Software Engineer
3 28 (14.00%) Wireless Engineer
4 22 (11.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 22 (11.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 18 (9.00%) Analyst
6 16 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 15 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
8 14 (7.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (6.50%) Deskside Engineer
10 12 (6.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
10 12 (6.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
10 12 (6.00%) Team Leader
11 10 (5.00%) IT Engineer
12 9 (4.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 8 (4.00%) IT Support
13 8 (4.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (4.00%) Security Engineer
13 8 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
13 8 (4.00%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.50%) 802.1X
2 7 (3.50%) Yocto
3 5 (2.50%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (1.00%) Caffe
4 2 (1.00%) TensorFlow
5 1 (0.50%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.00%) Data Centre
2 29 (14.50%) Management Information System
3 20 (10.00%) Client/Server
4 16 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
5 13 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (6.00%) Blackberry
6 12 (6.00%) Internet of Things
7 11 (5.50%) Robotics
8 7 (3.50%) Device Driver
9 6 (3.00%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (3.00%) Public Cloud
10 5 (2.50%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 5 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (2.50%) Security Operations Centre
10 5 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (1.50%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.50%) Apple TV
12 3 (1.50%) Smart Home
13 2 (1.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 68 (34.00%) Windows
2 53 (26.50%) Linux
3 36 (18.00%) Windows 7
4 20 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
5 19 (9.50%) Windows Server
6 18 (9.00%) Apple iOS
7 16 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (7.50%) Mac OS X
9 14 (7.00%) Windows 10
9 14 (7.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (6.50%) Windows 8
11 6 (3.00%) Android
12 5 (2.50%) Kali Linux
13 3 (1.50%) Unix
14 2 (1.00%) AIX
14 2 (1.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (26.50%) Software Engineering
2 33 (16.50%) Change Management
3 26 (13.00%) Computer Science
3 26 (13.00%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (12.50%) Validation
5 24 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (12.00%) ITIL
6 23 (11.50%) Time Management
7 21 (10.50%) Server Management
8 20 (10.00%) Identity Management
9 19 (9.50%) Network Design
10 18 (9.00%) Project Management
11 15 (7.50%) Service Delivery
12 13 (6.50%) Technical Analysis
13 12 (6.00%) Test Automation
14 11 (5.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 10 (5.00%) DevOps
15 10 (5.00%) Information Security
15 10 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
16 9 (4.50%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 39 (19.50%) Python
2 34 (17.00%) C
3 30 (15.00%) C++
4 26 (13.00%) Java
5 16 (8.00%) Bash Shell
6 13 (6.50%) SQL
7 12 (6.00%) Perl
8 11 (5.50%) Embedded C
9 9 (4.50%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.50%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.00%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.50%) Assembly Language
12 3 (1.50%) C#
12 3 (1.50%) Embedded C++
12 3 (1.50%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 55 (27.50%) Degree
2 51 (25.50%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (17.50%) CCNA
4 29 (14.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (12.50%) A+ Certification
5 25 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
6 24 (12.00%) CCNP
6 24 (12.00%) MCP
7 23 (11.50%) MCSA
7 23 (11.50%) MCSE
8 20 (10.00%) ACDT
8 20 (10.00%) ACHDS
8 20 (10.00%) ACTC
8 20 (10.00%) MCDST
8 20 (10.00%) MCSM
9 12 (6.00%) Security Cleared
10 10 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 9 (4.50%) CCIE
11 9 (4.50%) CEH
12 8 (4.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (15.50%) SLA
2 8 (4.00%) PMO
3 5 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.50%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 67 (33.50%) Active Directory
2 22 (11.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (7.00%) Hyper-V
3 14 (7.00%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (2.50%) ProxySG
4 5 (2.50%) Terminal Services
5 4 (2.00%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (1.50%) Firmware
7 2 (1.00%) Ceph
7 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.00%) vSphere
7 2 (1.00%) XenApp
8 1 (0.50%) Docker
8 1 (0.50%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (6.50%) Grafana
1 13 (6.50%) Prometheus
2 6 (3.00%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (2.50%) FortiGate
3 5 (2.50%) QRadar
4 4 (2.00%) Backup Exec
4 4 (2.00%) Cacti
4 4 (2.00%) Nagios
5 3 (1.50%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.00%) Puppet
6 2 (1.00%) SCCM
6 2 (1.00%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 74 (37.00%) Cisco
2 48 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 42 (21.00%) Juniper
4 33 (16.50%) VMware
5 30 (15.00%) Apple
6 27 (13.50%) Citrix
7 22 (11.00%) Aruba
8 19 (9.50%) Meraki
8 19 (9.50%) Palo Alto
9 14 (7.00%) Oracle
10 13 (6.50%) Siemens
11 12 (6.00%) Brocade
11 12 (6.00%) Lotus
11 12 (6.00%) Remedy
12 10 (5.00%) Avaya
12 10 (5.00%) CheckPoint
13 8 (4.00%) HP
14 7 (3.50%) Cylance
14 7 (3.50%) F5
14 7 (3.50%) Fortinet