Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 131 114
Rank change year-on-year +17 -17 +57
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 88 93 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.18% 2.21% 2.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.35% 10.94% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 60 77 69
Hertfordshire median annual salary £46,250 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.90% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £23,675 £22,500 £24,900
90th Percentile £63,000 £80,000 £56,300
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 775 850 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 19.18% 20.17% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 552 714 637
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Hertfordshire

Wireless
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Hertfordshire

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Hertfordshire

Wireless
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 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
Watford -19 31 £44,000 -16.19% 1
Radlett - 12 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 11 £40,750 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 11 £55,000 - 2
Hatfield +2 5 £70,000 +29.63% 2
St Albans -6 5 £55,000 -
Stevenage +5 3 £28,500 -45.71% 5
Wireless
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 46 (52.27%) Cisco
2 41 (46.59%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 39 (44.32%) Firewall
5 35 (39.77%) Windows
6 32 (36.36%) LAN
7 31 (35.23%) CCNA
7 31 (35.23%) TCP/IP
7 31 (35.23%) Data Centre
8 28 (31.82%) Microsoft
8 28 (31.82%) Juniper
8 28 (31.82%) Windows 7
9 26 (29.55%) Internet
10 25 (28.41%) Microsoft Office
10 25 (28.41%) Management Information System
11 24 (27.27%) WAN
11 24 (27.27%) CCNP
12 19 (21.59%) SLA
12 19 (21.59%) VPN
12 19 (21.59%) DNS
12 19 (21.59%) A+ Certification
12 19 (21.59%) Java
12 19 (21.59%) Network+ Certification
12 19 (21.59%) Palo Alto
13 18 (20.45%) Problem-Solving
13 18 (20.45%) DHCP
14 17 (19.32%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (19.32%) Degree
15 16 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (18.18%) Aruba

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 12 (13.64%) IBM Notes
2 7 (7.95%) Apache
2 7 (7.95%) IIS
3 6 (6.82%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.27%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.27%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 25 (28.41%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (10.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (7.95%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (7.95%) Office 365
4 7 (7.95%) OpenDNS
5 3 (3.41%) IaaS
5 3 (3.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (44.32%) Firewall
2 32 (36.36%) LAN
3 31 (35.23%) TCP/IP
4 26 (29.55%) Internet
5 24 (27.27%) WAN
6 19 (21.59%) DNS
6 19 (21.59%) VPN
7 18 (20.45%) DHCP
8 16 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (15.91%) Ethernet
9 14 (15.91%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (14.77%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (13.64%) Cisco Wireless
12 11 (12.50%) BGP
12 11 (12.50%) VoIP
13 10 (11.36%) MPLS
14 9 (10.23%) SNMP
15 7 (7.95%) HTTP
15 7 (7.95%) ICMP
15 7 (7.95%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.27%) MySQL
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Ant
1 1 (1.14%) JIRA
1 1 (1.14%) JMeter
General
1 14 (15.91%) Finance
2 12 (13.64%) Retail
3 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (31.82%) Network Engineer
2 15 (17.05%) Desktop Support
3 13 (14.77%) Deskside Engineer
4 12 (13.64%) Analyst
5 10 (11.36%) 1st Line Support
6 9 (10.23%) Wireless Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Security Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) SOC Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Team Leader
8 5 (5.68%) Cisco Support
8 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Support Team Leader
9 4 (4.55%) Active Directory Administrator
9 4 (4.55%) Active Directory Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Help Desk Administrator
9 4 (4.55%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.95%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (3.41%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (35.23%) Data Centre
2 25 (28.41%) Management Information System
3 15 (17.05%) Computer Science
4 12 (13.64%) Blackberry
4 12 (13.64%) Client/Server
5 9 (10.23%) Robotics
6 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (7.95%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 7 (7.95%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (7.95%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (7.95%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (3.41%) Algorithms
8 3 (3.41%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (3.41%) Internet of Things
8 3 (3.41%) Public Cloud
8 3 (3.41%) Smart Home
8 3 (3.41%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (2.27%) BYOD
9 2 (2.27%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 35 (39.77%) Windows
2 28 (31.82%) Windows 7
3 12 (13.64%) Apple iOS
3 12 (13.64%) Linux
3 12 (13.64%) Mac OS X
4 7 (7.95%) Kali Linux
5 6 (6.82%) Windows 10
5 6 (6.82%) Windows Server
5 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.68%) Windows 8
6 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.27%) AIX
7 2 (2.27%) Android
7 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.45%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (17.05%) ITIL
3 14 (15.91%) Change Management
3 14 (15.91%) Network Design
3 14 (15.91%) Time Management
4 13 (14.77%) Server Management
4 13 (14.77%) Service Delivery
4 13 (14.77%) Validation
5 12 (13.64%) DevOps
5 12 (13.64%) Identity Management
6 11 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (12.50%) Load Balancing
7 9 (10.23%) Information Security
7 9 (10.23%) Open Source
7 9 (10.23%) Runbook
7 9 (10.23%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.95%) Security Monitoring
8 7 (7.95%) Security Operations
8 7 (7.95%) SIEM
8 7 (7.95%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.59%) Java
2 11 (12.50%) Python
3 10 (11.36%) PowerShell
4 9 (10.23%) C
5 7 (7.95%) Bash Shell
6 6 (6.82%) SQL
7 5 (5.68%) R
8 3 (3.41%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 41 (46.59%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (35.23%) CCNA
3 24 (27.27%) CCNP
4 19 (21.59%) A+ Certification
4 19 (21.59%) Network+ Certification
5 17 (19.32%) Degree
5 17 (19.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (15.91%) MCSA
6 14 (15.91%) MCSE
7 13 (14.77%) MCP
8 12 (13.64%) ACDT
8 12 (13.64%) ACHDS
8 12 (13.64%) ACTC
8 12 (13.64%) MCDST
8 12 (13.64%) MCSM
9 11 (12.50%) CCENT
10 7 (7.95%) CEH
10 7 (7.95%) GCIA
10 7 (7.95%) GCIH
10 7 (7.95%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.59%) SLA
2 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 40 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 14 (15.91%) Virtual Servers
3 11 (12.50%) ProxySG
4 8 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.27%) Ceph
5 2 (2.27%) Firmware
5 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.27%) vSphere
6 1 (1.14%) Docker
6 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (12.50%) Grafana
1 11 (12.50%) Prometheus
2 10 (11.36%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (7.95%) QRadar
4 3 (3.41%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.27%) Puppet
5 2 (2.27%) SCCM
5 2 (2.27%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (1.14%) Ansible
6 1 (1.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 46 (52.27%) Cisco
2 28 (31.82%) Juniper
2 28 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 19 (21.59%) Palo Alto
4 16 (18.18%) Aruba
4 16 (18.18%) Citrix
5 15 (17.05%) Apple
6 14 (15.91%) Oracle
7 13 (14.77%) F5
8 12 (13.64%) Lotus
8 12 (13.64%) Remedy
9 11 (12.50%) Blue Coat
9 11 (12.50%) Meraki
9 11 (12.50%) Siemens
10 9 (10.23%) VMware
11 7 (7.95%) Cylance
11 7 (7.95%) Splunk
12 4 (4.55%) Google
13 3 (3.41%) Mitel
14 2 (2.27%) NetApp