Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 79 139
Rank change year-on-year -76 +60 +50
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 198 443 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.87% 3.82% 1.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.06% 19.72% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 148 402 248
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £25,150 £30,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £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 1,968 2,247 2,116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.57% 19.39% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,390 1,887 1,723
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -59 96 £46,250 -10.19% 58
Hertfordshire +6 87 £45,000 -14.29% 15
Suffolk -5 6 £30,000 -28.57% 1
Essex +16 5 £38,916 +25.54% 7
Bedfordshire +6 4 £24,250 -60.89%
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 76 (38.38%) Active Directory
2 64 (32.32%) Degree
3 63 (31.82%) Cisco
3 63 (31.82%) Windows
3 63 (31.82%) Firewall
4 61 (30.81%) LAN
5 52 (26.26%) WAN
6 51 (25.76%) Cisco Certification
6 51 (25.76%) Linux
6 51 (25.76%) Internet
7 50 (25.25%) TCP/IP
8 46 (23.23%) Python
9 45 (22.73%) Juniper
9 45 (22.73%) Microsoft
10 41 (20.71%) CCNA
10 41 (20.71%) Software Engineering
11 37 (18.69%) Computer Science
12 35 (17.68%) Data Centre
13 34 (17.17%) Management Information System
13 34 (17.17%) Apple
14 33 (16.67%) Windows 7
15 32 (16.16%) DNS
16 31 (15.66%) Microsoft Office
17 30 (15.15%) VPN
17 30 (15.15%) DHCP
18 28 (14.14%) Java
18 28 (14.14%) A+ Certification
18 28 (14.14%) Network+ Certification
19 27 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
19 27 (13.64%) ITIL

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 20 (10.10%) MS Exchange
2 16 (8.08%) IIS
3 12 (6.06%) IBM Notes
4 11 (5.56%) Skype for Business
5 8 (4.04%) Apache
5 8 (4.04%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (2.53%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.01%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.51%) Confluence
8 1 (0.51%) IBM Connections
Applications
1 31 (15.66%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (2.02%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (7.58%) Office 365
2 12 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (5.05%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (3.54%) OpenDNS
6 4 (2.02%) GitHub
7 3 (1.52%) IaaS
7 3 (1.52%) PaaS
8 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.51%) G Suite
8 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (31.82%) Firewall
2 61 (30.81%) LAN
3 52 (26.26%) WAN
4 51 (25.76%) Internet
5 50 (25.25%) TCP/IP
6 32 (16.16%) DNS
7 30 (15.15%) DHCP
7 30 (15.15%) VPN
8 26 (13.13%) Ethernet
9 22 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
10 17 (8.59%) VoIP
11 16 (8.08%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (7.58%) BGP
13 13 (6.57%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (6.57%) MPLS
14 12 (6.06%) 802.11
15 11 (5.56%) Cisco Wireless
15 11 (5.56%) SAN
16 10 (5.05%) Fibre Channel
16 10 (5.05%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.01%) MySQL
2 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.51%) Big Data
3 1 (0.51%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 9 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (3.54%) Cucumber
3 7 (3.54%) Selenium
4 4 (2.02%) Ant
4 4 (2.02%) JIRA
5 3 (1.52%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.01%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.51%) JMeter
General
1 25 (12.63%) Retail
2 19 (9.60%) Telecoms
3 14 (7.07%) Finance
4 7 (3.54%) Electronics
5 6 (3.03%) Automotive
6 2 (1.01%) Back Office
7 1 (0.51%) Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 38 (19.19%) Network Engineer
2 25 (12.63%) Analyst
3 23 (11.62%) Software Engineer
4 22 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
5 17 (8.59%) Team Leader
6 16 (8.08%) Desktop Support
6 16 (8.08%) Test Engineer
7 15 (7.58%) Embedded Engineer
8 13 (6.57%) Deskside Engineer
8 13 (6.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 12 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
10 11 (5.56%) Active Directory Support
11 10 (5.05%) Linux Engineer
11 10 (5.05%) Solutions Analyst
11 10 (5.05%) Support Engineer
11 10 (5.05%) Technical Analyst
12 9 (4.55%) IT Engineer
13 8 (4.04%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.06%) 802.1X
2 8 (4.04%) Elastic Stack
3 7 (3.54%) Gherkin
4 2 (1.01%) Caffe
4 2 (1.01%) TensorFlow
4 2 (1.01%) WCF
4 2 (1.01%) WPF
4 2 (1.01%) Yocto
5 1 (0.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (18.69%) Computer Science
2 35 (17.68%) Data Centre
3 34 (17.17%) Management Information System
4 20 (10.10%) Client/Server
5 16 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (8.08%) Internet of Things
6 12 (6.06%) Blackberry
7 11 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (4.55%) Robotics
9 8 (4.04%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 8 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (4.04%) Linux Command Line
9 8 (4.04%) Security Operations Centre
10 6 (3.03%) Apple TV
10 6 (3.03%) Device Driver
10 6 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (2.53%) Algorithms
12 4 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (1.52%) Public Cloud
13 3 (1.52%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 63 (31.82%) Windows
2 51 (25.76%) Linux
3 33 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 23 (11.62%) Apple iOS
5 22 (11.11%) Mac OS X
6 16 (8.08%) Embedded Linux
7 13 (6.57%) Windows 10
7 13 (6.57%) Windows Server
8 11 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (4.55%) Android
10 8 (4.04%) Kali Linux
10 8 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (3.54%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.52%) Unix
13 2 (1.01%) AIX
13 2 (1.01%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (20.71%) Software Engineering
2 27 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (13.64%) ITIL
2 27 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (12.63%) Change Management
4 24 (12.12%) Validation
5 23 (11.62%) Test Automation
6 22 (11.11%) Time Management
7 21 (10.61%) Server Management
8 20 (10.10%) Identity Management
9 18 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
10 15 (7.58%) Project Management
11 14 (7.07%) DevOps
11 14 (7.07%) Network Design
11 14 (7.07%) Service Delivery
12 11 (5.56%) Information Security
12 11 (5.56%) Load Balancing
12 11 (5.56%) Open Source
13 10 (5.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 10 (5.05%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 46 (23.23%) Python
2 28 (14.14%) Java
3 26 (13.13%) C
4 24 (12.12%) C++
5 18 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 12 (6.06%) Perl
6 12 (6.06%) SQL
7 11 (5.56%) PowerShell
8 7 (3.54%) Embedded C
9 6 (3.03%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.53%) R
11 4 (2.02%) Assembly Language
11 4 (2.02%) C#
11 4 (2.02%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.52%) Embedded C++
12 3 (1.52%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.51%) VC++
Qualifications
1 64 (32.32%) Degree
2 51 (25.76%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (20.71%) CCNA
4 28 (14.14%) A+ Certification
4 28 (14.14%) Network+ Certification
5 27 (13.64%) CCNP
6 25 (12.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (11.11%) MCSA
7 22 (11.11%) MCSE
8 21 (10.61%) MCP
9 20 (10.10%) ACDT
9 20 (10.10%) ACHDS
9 20 (10.10%) ACTC
9 20 (10.10%) MCDST
9 20 (10.10%) MCSM
10 12 (6.06%) CCENT
11 10 (5.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 9 (4.55%) SSCP
13 8 (4.04%) GCIA
13 8 (4.04%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.63%) SLA
2 10 (5.05%) PMO
3 5 (2.53%) QA
4 3 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (38.38%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.07%) Virtual Servers
3 13 (6.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (6.06%) Hyper-V
5 11 (5.56%) ProxySG
6 8 (4.04%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.02%) Firmware
8 2 (1.01%) Ceph
8 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.01%) vSphere
9 1 (0.51%) Docker
9 1 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.51%) XenApp
9 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (5.56%) Grafana
1 11 (5.56%) Prometheus
2 10 (5.05%) Cisco Prime
3 8 (4.04%) FortiGate
3 8 (4.04%) QRadar
4 4 (2.02%) Backup Exec
4 4 (2.02%) Cacti
4 4 (2.02%) Nagios
5 3 (1.52%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.01%) Puppet
6 2 (1.01%) SCCM
6 2 (1.01%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.51%) Ansible
Vendors
1 63 (31.82%) Cisco
2 45 (22.73%) Juniper
2 45 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 34 (17.17%) Apple
4 26 (13.13%) VMware
5 25 (12.63%) Citrix
6 19 (9.60%) Palo Alto
7 15 (7.58%) Aruba
8 14 (7.07%) Meraki
8 14 (7.07%) Oracle
9 13 (6.57%) F5
10 12 (6.06%) Avaya
10 12 (6.06%) Lotus
10 12 (6.06%) Remedy
11 11 (5.56%) Blue Coat
11 11 (5.56%) Siemens
12 10 (5.05%) Brocade
13 9 (4.55%) HP
14 8 (4.04%) Dell
14 8 (4.04%) Meru Networks