Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 85 151
Rank change year-on-year -101 +66 +27
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 192 407 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.57% 3.35% 1.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.82% 20.04% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 146 375 240
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £36,625
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +36.52% -18.61%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £19,475
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £56,150
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 2,177 2,031 2,559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.82% 16.71% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,673 1,616 2,106
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,000 £24,375
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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -76 104 £45,000 -14.29% 42
Hertfordshire -30 73 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Suffolk -12 9 £39,039 -7.05% 1
Bedfordshire -5 3 £35,000 -43.09% 1
Essex +4 2 £32,000 -8.57% 7
Norfolk +18 1 £25,500 -5.56% 3
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 72 (37.50%) Degree
2 55 (28.65%) Python
3 54 (28.13%) Cisco
4 53 (27.60%) Firewall
5 46 (23.96%) Linux
6 43 (22.40%) C
7 41 (21.35%) WAN
8 39 (20.31%) Software Engineering
9 38 (19.79%) Cisco Certification
10 37 (19.27%) Electronics
11 36 (18.75%) Active Directory
11 36 (18.75%) LAN
12 35 (18.23%) C++
12 35 (18.23%) CCNA
13 34 (17.71%) Computer Science
13 34 (17.71%) Problem-Solving
14 26 (13.54%) CCNP
14 26 (13.54%) Microsoft
14 26 (13.54%) VPN
14 26 (13.54%) Wi-Fi
15 25 (13.02%) Telecoms
16 23 (11.98%) Retail
17 22 (11.46%) DHCP
17 22 (11.46%) Windows
17 22 (11.46%) Juniper
17 22 (11.46%) Data Centre
18 21 (10.94%) Test Automation
18 21 (10.94%) Internet
19 20 (10.42%) DNS
20 19 (9.90%) WLAN

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 14 (7.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (3.65%) IIS
3 5 (2.60%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.08%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (1.56%) Apache
6 1 (0.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (8.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.77%) Office 365
2 11 (5.73%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 53 (27.60%) Firewall
2 41 (21.35%) WAN
3 36 (18.75%) LAN
4 26 (13.54%) VPN
4 26 (13.54%) Wi-Fi
5 22 (11.46%) DHCP
6 21 (10.94%) Internet
7 20 (10.42%) DNS
8 19 (9.90%) WLAN
9 18 (9.38%) TCP/IP
9 18 (9.38%) VoIP
10 16 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (7.81%) 3GPP
11 15 (7.81%) Cisco Wireless
12 14 (7.29%) LTE
12 14 (7.29%) WCDMA
13 13 (6.77%) Bluetooth
14 10 (5.21%) Cisco Nexus
15 9 (4.69%) 5G
15 9 (4.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.04%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.52%) Big Data
4 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (4.69%) ClearCase
1 9 (4.69%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.17%) JIRA
2 8 (4.17%) Selenium
3 7 (3.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (3.65%) Cucumber
4 5 (2.60%) LabVIEW
5 4 (2.08%) ClearQuest
6 2 (1.04%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.04%) Buildbot
6 2 (1.04%) CMake
6 2 (1.04%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.04%) JIRA Agile
6 2 (1.04%) JMeter
7 1 (0.52%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.52%) NUnit
7 1 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.52%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 37 (19.27%) Electronics
2 25 (13.02%) Telecoms
3 23 (11.98%) Retail
4 12 (6.25%) Finance
5 5 (2.60%) Marketing
6 3 (1.56%) German Language
7 1 (0.52%) Automotive
7 1 (0.52%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 32 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 26 (13.54%) Embedded Engineer
2 26 (13.54%) Network Engineer
2 26 (13.54%) Test Engineer
3 21 (10.94%) Wireless Engineer
4 19 (9.90%) Analyst
5 17 (8.85%) Python Engineer
6 15 (7.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 14 (7.29%) Team Leader
8 12 (6.25%) C Software Engineer
9 10 (5.21%) 1st Line Support
9 10 (5.21%) Embedded C Engineer
9 10 (5.21%) Senior Software Engineer
10 9 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (4.17%) Administrator
11 8 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
11 8 (4.17%) Network Manager
11 8 (4.17%) Senior C Software Engineer
11 8 (4.17%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.17%) Gherkin
2 7 (3.65%) 802.1X
3 5 (2.60%) STL
4 3 (1.56%) AngularJS
4 3 (1.56%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (1.56%) Ember.js
4 3 (1.56%) HTML
4 3 (1.56%) HTML5
4 3 (1.56%) React
4 3 (1.56%) REST
4 3 (1.56%) WebSockets
5 2 (1.04%) WCF
5 2 (1.04%) Web Services
5 2 (1.04%) WPF
6 1 (0.52%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.71%) Computer Science
2 22 (11.46%) Data Centre
3 15 (7.81%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (6.25%) Internet of Things
5 11 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (5.21%) Algorithms
7 8 (4.17%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (3.13%) NHS
8 6 (3.13%) Smart Energy
9 5 (2.60%) Digital TV
9 5 (2.60%) Smartphone
10 4 (2.08%) Apple TV
10 4 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (1.56%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 3 (1.56%) Device Driver
11 3 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
12 2 (1.04%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 46 (23.96%) Linux
2 22 (11.46%) Windows
3 10 (5.21%) Windows 7
4 8 (4.17%) Android
4 8 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.17%) Mac OS X
5 6 (3.13%) VxWorks
5 6 (3.13%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.60%) Solaris
7 4 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (1.56%) Kali Linux
8 3 (1.56%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.04%) Unix
9 2 (1.04%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.52%) FreeRTOS
10 1 (0.52%) Nucleus RTOS
10 1 (0.52%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (20.31%) Software Engineering
2 34 (17.71%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (10.94%) Test Automation
4 19 (9.90%) Mathematics
5 18 (9.38%) ITIL
5 18 (9.38%) Signal Processing
6 17 (8.85%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (7.29%) Project Management
8 13 (6.77%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (5.73%) TDD
10 9 (4.69%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (4.69%) Technical Analysis
10 9 (4.69%) Validation
11 8 (4.17%) Defect Tracking
11 8 (4.17%) DevOps
11 8 (4.17%) Manual Testing
11 8 (4.17%) Scrum
11 8 (4.17%) Test Management
12 7 (3.65%) Knowledge Management
12 7 (3.65%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 55 (28.65%) Python
2 43 (22.40%) C
3 35 (18.23%) C++
4 17 (8.85%) MATLAB
4 17 (8.85%) Perl
5 14 (7.29%) Embedded C
6 9 (4.69%) Java
7 7 (3.65%) R
8 6 (3.13%) Assembly Language
8 6 (3.13%) VC++
9 5 (2.60%) Tcl
10 4 (2.08%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.08%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.56%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.04%) C#
13 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (37.50%) Degree
2 38 (19.79%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (18.23%) CCNA
4 26 (13.54%) CCNP
5 9 (4.69%) CCENT
6 8 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (3.65%) CCIE
7 7 (3.65%) PhD
8 6 (3.13%) DBS Check
9 5 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (2.60%) RHCE
9 5 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (2.08%) OSCP
10 4 (2.08%) SSCP
11 3 (1.56%) A+ Certification
11 3 (1.56%) CompTIA Security+
11 3 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (1.56%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.77%) PMO
2 6 (3.13%) SLA
3 5 (2.60%) QA
4 2 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.73%) Firmware
3 10 (5.21%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (3.13%) ProxySG
6 4 (2.08%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.04%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
8 1 (0.52%) XenApp
8 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.60%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (2.08%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.56%) QRadar
4 1 (0.52%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 54 (28.13%) Cisco
2 26 (13.54%) Microsoft
3 22 (11.46%) Juniper
4 16 (8.33%) VMware
5 12 (6.25%) Brocade
5 12 (6.25%) Palo Alto
6 11 (5.73%) F5
7 9 (4.69%) Aruba
7 9 (4.69%) Citrix
7 9 (4.69%) HP
8 7 (3.65%) Apple
9 6 (3.13%) Avaya
9 6 (3.13%) Blue Coat
10 5 (2.60%) Fortinet
10 5 (2.60%) NetApp
10 5 (2.60%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.60%) Sun
11 4 (2.08%) Dell
11 4 (2.08%) EMC
11 4 (2.08%) Meru Networks