Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 139 170
Rank change year-on-year +53 +31 -37
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 395 272 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.32% 2.19% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.13% 13.81% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 344 294 198
East of England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £77,875
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 2,179 1,969 2,562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.34% 15.88% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,802 1,567 2,085
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,150 £24,775
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £63,750
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 January 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 19 January 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 +14 274 £51,500 -6.36% 45
Hertfordshire +20 87 £55,000 +25.71% 12
Essex +28 16 £31,000 -40.67% 1
Suffolk +14 8 £42,500 +30.77% 1
Bedfordshire -4 7 £35,000 -41.67% 1
Norfolk +17 2 £25,500 -8.93% 3
East Anglia - 1 £30,000 - 5
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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.

1 173 (43.80%) Software Engineering
2 168 (42.53%) C
3 157 (39.75%) Degree
4 155 (39.24%) Python
5 110 (27.85%) C++
6 106 (26.84%) Linux
7 78 (19.75%) Embedded C
8 74 (18.73%) Telecoms
9 64 (16.20%) Wi-Fi
10 62 (15.70%) Windows
11 55 (13.92%) Firmware
12 51 (12.91%) Cisco
12 51 (12.91%) Bluetooth
13 49 (12.41%) WAN
14 45 (11.39%) LAN
14 45 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
15 44 (11.14%) Electronics
16 43 (10.89%) Cisco Certification
16 43 (10.89%) Signal Processing
17 41 (10.38%) Embedded Systems
18 40 (10.13%) Perl
19 38 (9.62%) Mathematics
20 36 (9.11%) Computer Science
21 32 (8.10%) Multithreading
22 31 (7.85%) Firewall
23 29 (7.34%) CCNP
23 29 (7.34%) Android
23 29 (7.34%) Test Automation
23 29 (7.34%) DevOps
23 29 (7.34%) Multithreaded Programming

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 6 (1.52%) IBM Connections
2 4 (1.01%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (4.05%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.25%) PTC Creo
2 1 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.54%) Office 365
2 6 (1.52%) G Suite
2 6 (1.52%) SaaS
3 5 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.51%) IaaS
5 2 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (16.20%) Wi-Fi
2 51 (12.91%) Bluetooth
3 49 (12.41%) WAN
4 45 (11.39%) LAN
5 31 (7.85%) Firewall
6 23 (5.82%) Internet
7 21 (5.32%) WLAN
8 20 (5.06%) VPN
9 18 (4.56%) VoIP
10 16 (4.05%) DNS
10 16 (4.05%) Wireless Security
11 13 (3.29%) 4G
11 13 (3.29%) DHCP
12 12 (3.04%) 802.11
12 12 (3.04%) Cisco Wireless
12 12 (3.04%) Network Security
12 12 (3.04%) TCP/IP
13 11 (2.78%) 3G
13 11 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (2.78%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (0.51%) Electronic Patient Records
1 2 (0.51%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.25%) MS Access
2 1 (0.25%) MySQL
2 1 (0.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (6.58%) Jenkins
2 13 (3.29%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.52%) JIRA
4 4 (1.01%) Hudson
5 3 (0.76%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.51%) Bugzilla
6 2 (0.51%) ClearQuest
6 2 (0.51%) LabVIEW
6 2 (0.51%) Redmine
6 2 (0.51%) Selenium
6 2 (0.51%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.51%) Trac
General
1 74 (18.73%) Telecoms
2 44 (11.14%) Electronics
3 12 (3.04%) Marketing
4 9 (2.28%) Finance
5 7 (1.77%) Retail
6 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.25%) Automotive
7 1 (0.25%) Banking
7 1 (0.25%) German Language
7 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 126 (31.90%) Software Engineer
2 119 (30.13%) Embedded Engineer
3 66 (16.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 45 (11.39%) Embedded C Engineer
4 45 (11.39%) Senior Software Engineer
5 43 (10.89%) C Software Engineer
6 40 (10.13%) Systems Engineer
7 34 (8.61%) C++ Software Engineer
8 32 (8.10%) Linux Engineer
9 29 (7.34%) Test Engineer
10 27 (6.84%) Architect
11 25 (6.33%) DevOps Engineer
12 22 (5.57%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 22 (5.57%) Embedded C Software Engineer
12 22 (5.57%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
12 22 (5.57%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 22 (5.57%) Hardware Engineer
12 22 (5.57%) Network Manager
12 22 (5.57%) Senior C Software Engineer
12 22 (5.57%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.04%) 802.1X
2 9 (2.28%) Yocto
3 8 (2.03%) HTML
4 7 (1.77%) AngularJS
5 6 (1.52%) HTML5
6 5 (1.27%) Ember.js
6 5 (1.27%) React
6 5 (1.27%) REST
6 5 (1.27%) Web Services
6 5 (1.27%) WebSockets
7 3 (0.76%) CSS
7 3 (0.76%) XMPP
8 2 (0.51%) Node.js
8 2 (0.51%) RESTful
9 1 (0.25%) D3.js
9 1 (0.25%) STL
9 1 (0.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.38%) Embedded Systems
2 36 (9.11%) Computer Science
3 23 (5.82%) Data Centre
4 16 (4.05%) Device Driver
5 15 (3.80%) Verilog
6 12 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (2.78%) Internet of Things
8 7 (1.77%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.77%) Smart Energy
9 5 (1.27%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.27%) CMDB
9 5 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.01%) Blog
10 4 (1.01%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.01%) NHS
11 2 (0.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (0.51%) iPad
11 2 (0.51%) STB
12 1 (0.25%) CCTV
12 1 (0.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 106 (26.84%) Linux
2 62 (15.70%) Windows
3 29 (7.34%) Android
4 25 (6.33%) Embedded Linux
5 16 (4.05%) Unix
6 14 (3.54%) Windows Server
7 12 (3.04%) Apple iOS
8 10 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (2.53%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.76%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.25%) Solaris
11 1 (0.25%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (43.80%) Software Engineering
2 45 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (10.89%) Signal Processing
4 38 (9.62%) Mathematics
5 32 (8.10%) Multithreading
6 29 (7.34%) DevOps
6 29 (7.34%) Multithreaded Programming
6 29 (7.34%) Test Automation
7 28 (7.09%) ITIL
8 27 (6.84%) Project Management
9 24 (6.08%) Test Scripting
10 19 (4.81%) Configuration Management
10 19 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (4.56%) Embedded Software Development
12 17 (4.30%) Network Design
13 15 (3.80%) Digital Signal Processing
13 15 (3.80%) Presales
13 15 (3.80%) Scrum
14 14 (3.54%) Device Driver Development
14 14 (3.54%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 168 (42.53%) C
2 155 (39.24%) Python
3 110 (27.85%) C++
4 78 (19.75%) Embedded C
5 40 (10.13%) Perl
6 23 (5.82%) Embedded C++
7 18 (4.56%) JavaScript
7 18 (4.56%) MATLAB
8 14 (3.54%) Assembly Language
8 14 (3.54%) Java
9 10 (2.53%) PHP
10 7 (1.77%) VC++
11 6 (1.52%) SQL
12 5 (1.27%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.27%) R
13 4 (1.01%) Groovy
13 4 (1.01%) Tcl
14 3 (0.76%) C#
15 2 (0.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 157 (39.75%) Degree
2 43 (10.89%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (7.34%) CCNP
4 21 (5.32%) CCNA
5 13 (3.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (3.29%) CWNA
6 12 (3.04%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (2.03%) MCSE
9 7 (1.77%) Numerate Degree
10 6 (1.52%) CCIE
11 5 (1.27%) DBS Check
12 4 (1.01%) CCDP
12 4 (1.01%) MCITP
12 4 (1.01%) PhD
12 4 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.76%) HND
13 3 (0.76%) SC Cleared
13 3 (0.76%) Security Cleared
14 2 (0.51%) CCIE Routing and Switching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.56%) PMO
2 7 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.77%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.01%) SLA
4 2 (0.51%) JTAG
5 1 (0.25%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 55 (13.92%) Firmware
2 19 (4.81%) Active Directory
3 16 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.53%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.52%) Xen
6 2 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.51%) vSphere
7 1 (0.25%) iptables
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.25%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (1.77%) SCCM
2 5 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.51%) Ansible
3 2 (0.51%) Puppet
3 2 (0.51%) Stealthwatch
4 1 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.25%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 51 (12.91%) Cisco
2 28 (7.09%) Microsoft
3 26 (6.58%) VMware
4 19 (4.81%) Aruba
5 15 (3.80%) Juniper
6 13 (3.29%) Citrix
7 12 (3.04%) HP
8 11 (2.78%) Perforce
8 11 (2.78%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.77%) EMC
10 6 (1.52%) Brocade
10 6 (1.52%) Google
10 6 (1.52%) IBM
11 5 (1.27%) Apple
12 3 (0.76%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.76%) Extreme Networks
12 3 (0.76%) F5
12 3 (0.76%) IronPort
12 3 (0.76%) Palo Alto
12 3 (0.76%) Ruckus Wireless