Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Wireless Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1086 1127 1175
Rank change year-on-year +41 +48 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Wireless Engineer 65 85 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.038% 0.047% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.049% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 57 82 87
England median annual salary £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.28% -4.44% -5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.28% -4.44% -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161629 173153 199104
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 130679 146162 166923
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,013 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Wireless Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Wireless Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless Engineer in England

Wireless Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireless Engineer in England.

Salary trend for Wireless Engineer in England

Wireless Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless Engineer in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireless Engineer in England

Wireless Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
East of England +11 22 £55,000 +22.22%
London +19 21 £40,000 -30.43%
South East +37 12 £50,000 +5.26%
Midlands +48 6 £60,000 +15.38%
East Midlands +38 4 £60,000 +50.00%
North West -13 3 £36,000 -10.00%
North of England -19 3 £36,000 -10.00%
West Midlands +14 2 £42,500 -18.27%
South West +5 1 £57,500 +91.67%
Wireless Engineer
UK

Wireless Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Wireless Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Wireless Engineer in the job title.

1 65 (100.00%) Wireless
2 33 (50.77%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (43.08%) Cisco
3 28 (43.08%) CCNA
4 27 (41.54%) Wi-Fi
5 22 (33.85%) CCNP
6 21 (32.31%) 802.1X
7 19 (29.23%) 802.11
7 19 (29.23%) CWNA
8 16 (24.62%) LAN
8 16 (24.62%) WLAN
8 16 (24.62%) Aruba
9 12 (18.46%) Python
9 12 (18.46%) C
9 12 (18.46%) Unix
9 12 (18.46%) Software Engineering
9 12 (18.46%) Wireless Security
10 11 (16.92%) Degree
10 11 (16.92%) Network Design
11 10 (15.38%) RFID
11 10 (15.38%) Firewall
11 10 (15.38%) HP
11 10 (15.38%) Extreme Networks
11 10 (15.38%) Cisco Wireless
11 10 (15.38%) Aerohive Networks
12 9 (13.85%) Embedded Software Development
12 9 (13.85%) Meraki
12 9 (13.85%) Apple iOS
12 9 (13.85%) WAN
13 8 (12.31%) Cisco ASA

Wireless Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 65 (100.00%) Wireless
2 27 (41.54%) Wi-Fi
3 19 (29.23%) 802.11
4 16 (24.62%) LAN
4 16 (24.62%) WLAN
5 12 (18.46%) Wireless Security
6 10 (15.38%) Cisco Wireless
6 10 (15.38%) Firewall
6 10 (15.38%) RFID
7 9 (13.85%) WAN
8 8 (12.31%) Bluetooth
8 8 (12.31%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (9.23%) Internet
9 6 (9.23%) MPLS
10 5 (7.69%) DHCP
10 5 (7.69%) DNS
11 4 (6.15%) BGP
11 4 (6.15%) SAN
11 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
12 3 (4.62%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.08%) Military
3 1 (1.54%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.31%) 802.1X
2 2 (3.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.08%) CCTV
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.54%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.46%) Unix
2 9 (13.85%) Apple iOS
3 7 (10.77%) Linux
3 7 (10.77%) Windows
4 2 (3.08%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (3.08%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.46%) Software Engineering
2 11 (16.92%) Network Design
3 9 (13.85%) Embedded Software Development
4 8 (12.31%) Mentoring
4 8 (12.31%) Network Management
5 7 (10.77%) Configuration Management
5 7 (10.77%) ITIL
5 7 (10.77%) Scenario Testing
5 7 (10.77%) Software Architecture
6 6 (9.23%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (6.15%) B2B
7 4 (6.15%) Change Management
7 4 (6.15%) Presales
7 4 (6.15%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (4.62%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (3.08%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (3.08%) OO
9 2 (3.08%) OOD
9 2 (3.08%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.08%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.46%) C
1 12 (18.46%) Python
2 7 (10.77%) C++
2 7 (10.77%) Embedded C
3 2 (3.08%) R
4 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 33 (50.77%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (43.08%) CCNA
3 22 (33.85%) CCNP
4 19 (29.23%) CWNA
5 11 (16.92%) Degree
6 8 (12.31%) CCIE
7 4 (6.15%) CCDE
7 4 (6.15%) CCDP
7 4 (6.15%) HP APS
7 4 (6.15%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.62%) CCIE Wireless
8 3 (4.62%) JNCIA
9 2 (3.08%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 1 (1.54%) HP ASE
10 1 (1.54%) HP MASE
10 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) SLA
2 4 (6.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) SmoothWall
2 3 (4.62%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (3.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (43.08%) Cisco
2 16 (24.62%) Aruba
3 10 (15.38%) Aerohive Networks
3 10 (15.38%) Extreme Networks
3 10 (15.38%) HP
4 9 (13.85%) Meraki
5 8 (12.31%) Ruckus Wireless
6 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
6 6 (9.23%) Ubiquiti
6 6 (9.23%) VMware
7 5 (7.69%) Fortinet
7 5 (7.69%) Juniper
8 4 (6.15%) CheckPoint
8 4 (6.15%) NetApp
8 4 (6.15%) ProCurve
9 3 (4.62%) Brocade
9 3 (4.62%) Foundry
9 3 (4.62%) Infoblox
10 2 (3.08%) AirMagnet
10 2 (3.08%) Meru Networks