Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 111 173
Rank change year-on-year -40 +62 -15
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 262 344 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.03% 2.80% 1.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.71% 17.64% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 203 348 216
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +42.86% -22.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £19,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £55,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -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 2,237 1,950 2,664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.32% 15.85% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,751 1,521 2,165
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +4.05%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 -46 148 £51,500 -6.36% 37
Hertfordshire -16 78 £43,000 +1.18% 7
Essex +10 13 £32,000 -36.00% 5
Suffolk +9 11 £42,500 +1.19% 3
Bedfordshire -7 9 £35,000 -30.00%
Norfolk +15 2 £25,500 -5.56% 2
East Anglia - 1 £30,000 -
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 109 (41.60%) Degree
2 96 (36.64%) Software Engineering
3 91 (34.73%) C
4 80 (30.53%) Python
5 64 (24.43%) C++
6 62 (23.66%) Linux
7 47 (17.94%) Cisco
8 46 (17.56%) Electronics
9 43 (16.41%) Wi-Fi
10 42 (16.03%) Cisco Certification
10 42 (16.03%) Telecoms
11 41 (15.65%) Firewall
12 39 (14.89%) WAN
13 38 (14.50%) Problem-Solving
14 36 (13.74%) Embedded C
14 36 (13.74%) LAN
15 33 (12.60%) Firmware
16 32 (12.21%) CCNA
16 32 (12.21%) Computer Science
17 31 (11.83%) Windows
17 31 (11.83%) Signal Processing
18 30 (11.45%) CCNP
18 30 (11.45%) Mathematics
19 29 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
20 27 (10.31%) Internet
21 26 (9.92%) WLAN
21 26 (9.92%) Perl
22 24 (9.16%) ITIL
22 24 (9.16%) VoIP
23 23 (8.78%) Data Centre

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 (2.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.15%) IBM Connections
Applications
1 21 (8.02%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.38%) PTC Creo
2 1 (0.38%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.73%) Office 365
2 7 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.15%) G Suite
4 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (16.41%) Wi-Fi
2 41 (15.65%) Firewall
3 39 (14.89%) WAN
4 36 (13.74%) LAN
5 27 (10.31%) Internet
6 26 (9.92%) WLAN
7 24 (9.16%) VoIP
8 19 (7.25%) Bluetooth
9 18 (6.87%) DNS
10 17 (6.49%) DHCP
10 17 (6.49%) VPN
11 15 (5.73%) 3GPP
11 15 (5.73%) LTE
12 14 (5.34%) WCDMA
13 13 (4.96%) Ethernet
13 13 (4.96%) Network Security
13 13 (4.96%) TCP/IP
14 12 (4.58%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (4.58%) Cisco Wireless
15 10 (3.82%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.15%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (3.44%) ClearCase
1 9 (3.44%) JIRA
2 8 (3.05%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.29%) LabVIEW
4 4 (1.53%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.76%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.76%) Bugzilla
5 2 (0.76%) Buildbot
5 2 (0.76%) CMake
5 2 (0.76%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.76%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (0.76%) Redmine
5 2 (0.76%) Selenium
5 2 (0.76%) Trac
6 1 (0.38%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.38%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 46 (17.56%) Electronics
2 42 (16.03%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.73%) Retail
4 14 (5.34%) Finance
5 11 (4.20%) Marketing
6 3 (1.15%) German Language
7 1 (0.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (25.95%) Software Engineer
2 67 (25.57%) Embedded Engineer
3 40 (15.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 36 (13.74%) Python Engineer
5 26 (9.92%) Test Engineer
6 25 (9.54%) Network Engineer
7 24 (9.16%) Wireless Engineer
8 23 (8.78%) C Software Engineer
9 20 (7.63%) Embedded C Engineer
10 19 (7.25%) Linux Engineer
10 19 (7.25%) Senior Software Engineer
11 17 (6.49%) Team Leader
12 15 (5.73%) Network Manager
12 15 (5.73%) Senior C Software Engineer
12 15 (5.73%) Senior Linux Engineer
13 14 (5.34%) Lead Software Engineer
13 14 (5.34%) Software Team Leader
14 13 (4.96%) Architect
14 13 (4.96%) Systems Engineer
15 11 (4.20%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.44%) 802.1X
2 5 (1.91%) AngularJS
2 5 (1.91%) Ember.js
2 5 (1.91%) HTML
2 5 (1.91%) HTML5
2 5 (1.91%) React
2 5 (1.91%) REST
2 5 (1.91%) STL
2 5 (1.91%) WebSockets
3 3 (1.15%) Web Services
3 3 (1.15%) XMPP
4 2 (0.76%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.21%) Computer Science
2 23 (8.78%) Data Centre
3 17 (6.49%) Embedded Systems
4 16 (6.11%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (4.96%) Internet of Things
6 11 (4.20%) Smart Energy
7 8 (3.05%) Algorithms
7 8 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.05%) NHS
8 7 (2.67%) Device Driver
9 5 (1.91%) Digital TV
9 5 (1.91%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.91%) Verilog
10 3 (1.15%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (1.15%) iPad
10 3 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.15%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.15%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.76%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 62 (23.66%) Linux
2 31 (11.83%) Windows
3 13 (4.96%) Android
4 8 (3.05%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.29%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (2.29%) VxWorks
6 5 (1.91%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.91%) Solaris
6 5 (1.91%) Unix
6 5 (1.91%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.15%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.38%) FreeRTOS
9 1 (0.38%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (0.38%) VMS
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (36.64%) Software Engineering
2 38 (14.50%) Problem-Solving
3 31 (11.83%) Signal Processing
4 30 (11.45%) Mathematics
5 29 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (9.16%) ITIL
7 18 (6.87%) Test Automation
8 15 (5.73%) Multithreading
9 14 (5.34%) Multithreaded Programming
10 13 (4.96%) Project Management
11 12 (4.58%) Test Scripting
12 11 (4.20%) Mentoring
12 11 (4.20%) Network Design
12 11 (4.20%) Telematics
13 10 (3.82%) DevOps
13 10 (3.82%) Scrum
13 10 (3.82%) Validation
14 9 (3.44%) Digital Signal Processing
14 9 (3.44%) Kalman Filter
15 8 (3.05%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (34.73%) C
2 80 (30.53%) Python
3 64 (24.43%) C++
4 36 (13.74%) Embedded C
5 26 (9.92%) Perl
6 18 (6.87%) MATLAB
7 11 (4.20%) Assembly Language
7 11 (4.20%) VC++
8 7 (2.67%) Embedded C++
9 5 (1.91%) Java
9 5 (1.91%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.91%) SQL
9 5 (1.91%) Tcl
10 3 (1.15%) R
11 1 (0.38%) C#
11 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 109 (41.60%) Degree
2 42 (16.03%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (12.21%) CCNA
4 30 (11.45%) CCNP
5 10 (3.82%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (3.44%) DBS Check
6 9 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (3.05%) PhD
8 7 (2.67%) CCIE
9 6 (2.29%) CWNA
10 5 (1.91%) RHCE
10 5 (1.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.53%) MCSE
11 4 (1.53%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.53%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.15%) CCENT
12 3 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.76%) CCIE Routing and Switching
14 1 (0.38%) CCIE Data Center
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.34%) PMO
2 8 (3.05%) SLA
3 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 33 (12.60%) Firmware
2 21 (8.02%) Active Directory
3 11 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.05%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.76%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
6 1 (0.38%) iptables
6 1 (0.38%) XenApp
6 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.15%) SCCM
2 1 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.38%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.38%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 47 (17.94%) Cisco
2 20 (7.63%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.49%) Aruba
4 16 (6.11%) VMware
5 13 (4.96%) Citrix
6 12 (4.58%) Juniper
7 8 (3.05%) Brocade
8 7 (2.67%) HP
8 7 (2.67%) Palo Alto
9 6 (2.29%) EMC
9 6 (2.29%) F5
10 5 (1.91%) Apple
10 5 (1.91%) Fortinet
10 5 (1.91%) NetApp
10 5 (1.91%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.91%) Ruckus Wireless
10 5 (1.91%) Sun
11 3 (1.15%) Cerner
11 3 (1.15%) Google
11 3 (1.15%) IBM