Period
to 27 May 2019

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 27 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > East of England
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 146 179 94
Rank change year-on-year +33 -85 +68
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 169 203 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.15% 1.64% 3.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.94% 9.38% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 146 150 370
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,225
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £62,550
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +6.74% -1.11%

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 1,545 2,164 2,029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.64% 17.51% 16.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,134 1,670 1,594
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,125 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +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 27 May 2019.

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 27 May 2019. 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 +28 96 £45,000 -10.00% 29
Hertfordshire +30 50 £52,500 +31.25% 8
Essex +53 18 £55,000 +74.60% 3
Norfolk +16 3 £32,500 +27.45%
Suffolk +19 2 £23,500 -44.71%
Bedfordshire -5 2 £30,500 -12.86%
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, 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 75 (44.38%) Firewall
2 69 (40.83%) Cisco
3 45 (26.63%) Windows
4 43 (25.44%) Microsoft
4 43 (25.44%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (23.67%) Wi-Fi
6 39 (23.08%) Telecoms
6 39 (23.08%) Linux
7 38 (22.49%) WAN
7 38 (22.49%) TCP/IP
8 35 (20.71%) Python
8 35 (20.71%) LAN
8 35 (20.71%) Software Engineering
8 35 (20.71%) Data Centre
9 34 (20.12%) VMware
10 33 (19.53%) C
11 32 (18.93%) DNS
11 32 (18.93%) CCNP
11 32 (18.93%) Internet
11 32 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (18.34%) CCNA
13 27 (15.98%) Palo Alto
13 27 (15.98%) Office 365
14 25 (14.79%) Hyper-V
14 25 (14.79%) Microsoft Azure
14 25 (14.79%) Cisco Wireless
14 25 (14.79%) Network Security
14 25 (14.79%) Bluetooth
15 23 (13.61%) Windows Server 2008
16 22 (13.02%) C++

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 (10.06%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.18%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.59%) IIS
3 1 (0.59%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (3.55%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 27 (15.98%) Office 365
2 25 (14.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.73%) GitHub
4 6 (3.55%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.59%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.59%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 75 (44.38%) Firewall
2 40 (23.67%) Wi-Fi
3 38 (22.49%) TCP/IP
3 38 (22.49%) WAN
4 35 (20.71%) LAN
5 32 (18.93%) DNS
5 32 (18.93%) Internet
6 25 (14.79%) Bluetooth
6 25 (14.79%) Cisco Wireless
6 25 (14.79%) Network Security
7 21 (12.43%) VoIP
8 20 (11.83%) Cisco Nexus
8 20 (11.83%) DHCP
9 19 (11.24%) BGP
9 19 (11.24%) MPLS
10 18 (10.65%) OSPF
11 16 (9.47%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (9.47%) VPN
12 15 (8.88%) Cisco IOS
12 15 (8.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.96%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.59%) Big Data
3 1 (0.59%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (4.73%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.59%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.59%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.59%) JIRA
General
1 39 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 9 (5.33%) Automotive
3 7 (4.14%) Finance
4 6 (3.55%) Retail
5 3 (1.78%) Electronics
5 3 (1.78%) Marketing
6 1 (0.59%) Billing
6 1 (0.59%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 29 (17.16%) Embedded Engineer
2 29 (17.16%) Software Engineer
3 28 (16.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 20 (11.83%) Consultant
4 20 (11.83%) Network Consultant
5 19 (11.24%) Support Engineer
6 15 (8.88%) Wireless Engineer
7 14 (8.28%) Cisco Consultant
7 14 (8.28%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 13 (7.69%) Bluetooth Engineer
8 13 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (6.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 11 (6.51%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (5.92%) Senior Network Engineer
11 8 (4.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 8 (4.73%) Administrator
11 8 (4.73%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (4.73%) Test Automation Engineer
11 8 (4.73%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.33%) 802.1X
2 6 (3.55%) Yocto
3 5 (2.96%) Ajax
3 5 (2.96%) AngularJS
3 5 (2.96%) CSS
3 5 (2.96%) HTML
3 5 (2.96%) JSON
3 5 (2.96%) REST
4 1 (0.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (20.71%) Data Centre
2 21 (12.43%) Internet of Things
3 14 (8.28%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (6.51%) Public Cloud
5 10 (5.92%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (5.33%) Device Driver
7 7 (4.14%) Smart City
8 6 (3.55%) Handset
8 6 (3.55%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.96%) IVR
9 5 (2.96%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (2.96%) Smart Meter
10 4 (2.37%) FMCG
11 3 (1.78%) Algorithms
12 2 (1.18%) CCTV
12 2 (1.18%) Driving Licence
12 2 (1.18%) Robotics
12 2 (1.18%) User Experience
13 1 (0.59%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 45 (26.63%) Windows
2 39 (23.08%) Linux
3 23 (13.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (12.43%) Windows Server
5 15 (8.88%) Embedded Linux
6 11 (6.51%) Windows 7
7 9 (5.33%) Windows 10
8 8 (4.73%) Windows 8
9 7 (4.14%) Unix
10 6 (3.55%) Android
11 5 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (1.78%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (20.71%) Software Engineering
2 32 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (10.65%) Change Control
3 18 (10.65%) Service Delivery
4 17 (10.06%) Project Management
5 16 (9.47%) ITIL
5 16 (9.47%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 12 (7.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 11 (6.51%) Presales
9 10 (5.92%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (5.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (4.73%) Change Management
11 8 (4.73%) Network Design
11 8 (4.73%) Regression Testing
11 8 (4.73%) Smoke Testing
11 8 (4.73%) Test Automation
12 7 (4.14%) Network Management
12 7 (4.14%) Service Design
12 7 (4.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (20.71%) Python
2 33 (19.53%) C
3 22 (13.02%) C++
3 22 (13.02%) Embedded C
4 15 (8.88%) Bash Shell
4 15 (8.88%) Perl
5 8 (4.73%) Java
6 7 (4.14%) PowerShell
6 7 (4.14%) SQL
7 5 (2.96%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.18%) C#
8 2 (1.18%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.18%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.18%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.18%) R
Qualifications
1 43 (25.44%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (18.93%) CCNP
3 31 (18.34%) CCNA
4 20 (11.83%) Degree
5 13 (7.69%) CCIE
6 7 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (4.14%) SC Cleared
6 7 (4.14%) Security Cleared
7 6 (3.55%) CISSP
8 5 (2.96%) CEH
9 4 (2.37%) MCP
9 4 (2.37%) MCTS
10 2 (1.18%) CCSA
10 2 (1.18%) MCITP
11 1 (0.59%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 1 (0.59%) CCSE
11 1 (0.59%) CCSP
11 1 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.59%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.47%) SLA
2 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.59%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (14.79%) Hyper-V
2 21 (12.43%) Active Directory
3 13 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.69%) XenApp
4 6 (3.55%) Firmware
5 3 (1.78%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.59%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.59%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (3.55%) Cisco Prime
1 6 (3.55%) FortiGate
1 6 (3.55%) Stealthwatch
2 2 (1.18%) Grafana
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.18%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.59%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.59%) SCCM
3 1 (0.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 69 (40.83%) Cisco
2 43 (25.44%) Microsoft
3 34 (20.12%) VMware
4 27 (15.98%) Palo Alto
5 20 (11.83%) Aruba
5 20 (11.83%) Juniper
6 17 (10.06%) Citrix
7 14 (8.28%) Huawei
8 13 (7.69%) CheckPoint
9 11 (6.51%) Meraki
10 10 (5.92%) Sophos
11 7 (4.14%) F5
12 6 (3.55%) Fortinet
12 6 (3.55%) IronPort
12 6 (3.55%) ServiceNow
12 6 (3.55%) Ubiquiti
13 5 (2.96%) Brocade
13 5 (2.96%) NetApp
13 5 (2.96%) SolarWinds
14 3 (1.78%) Aerohive Networks