Period
to 21 March 2019

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 21 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 115 135 154
Rank change year-on-year +20 +19 -46
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 64 92 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.97% 1.86% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.32% 8.76% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 54 71 52
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £24,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £57,375
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year -10.00% -0.50% +25.63%

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 687 1,050 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 21.16% 21.18% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 526 854 513
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +10.47% +1.18%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,000 £23,050
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £67,250
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%

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 21 March 2019.

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 21 March 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
Watford +2 20 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Hatfield +34 15 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead +31 13 £45,000 -37.93% 2
Welwyn Garden City +21 6 £55,000 +27.91%
St Albans +17 4 £55,000 -
Stevenage -15 4 £80,000 +50.94% 8
Borehamwood +8 1 £26,000 +11.83%
Wireless
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 38 (59.38%) Cisco
2 32 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 30 (46.88%) Firewall
4 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
5 24 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (32.81%) Active Directory
7 20 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
8 19 (29.69%) Juniper
9 18 (28.13%) CCNA
9 18 (28.13%) Windows
10 17 (26.56%) MPLS
10 17 (26.56%) Aruba
11 14 (21.88%) Network Security
11 14 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (21.88%) CCNP
11 14 (21.88%) Linux
11 14 (21.88%) TCP/IP
11 14 (21.88%) VMware
12 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (20.31%) Palo Alto
13 12 (18.75%) Windows Server
13 12 (18.75%) Windows 7
13 12 (18.75%) Windows 8
13 12 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (17.19%) Internet
14 11 (17.19%) WAN
14 11 (17.19%) Python
14 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
14 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (15.63%) Meraki

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 5 (7.81%) Apache
1 5 (7.81%) IIS
2 3 (4.69%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.38%) Office 365
3 5 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.81%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (7.81%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (4.69%) OpenDNS
5 1 (1.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 30 (46.88%) Firewall
2 20 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
3 17 (26.56%) MPLS
4 14 (21.88%) Network Security
4 14 (21.88%) TCP/IP
5 11 (17.19%) Internet
5 11 (17.19%) WAN
6 9 (14.06%) DNS
6 9 (14.06%) LAN
7 8 (12.50%) Cisco Firepower
7 8 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
7 8 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
7 8 (12.50%) DHCP
7 8 (12.50%) PBX
8 7 (10.94%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (10.94%) Structured Cabling
8 7 (10.94%) VPN
9 5 (7.81%) HTTP
9 5 (7.81%) ICMP
9 5 (7.81%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (1.56%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.56%) ClearQuest
1 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 9 (14.06%) Retail
2 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Back Office
3 2 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 26 (40.63%) Network Engineer
2 12 (18.75%) Wireless Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) Support Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) IT Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) Network Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) Network Support
7 5 (7.81%) Network Support Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Project Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) SOC Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Field Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Field Service Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Cisco Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (6.25%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 32 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.94%) Public Cloud
4 5 (7.81%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.81%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (7.81%) Robotics
4 5 (7.81%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (6.25%) FMCG
6 3 (4.69%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (3.13%) Handset
7 2 (3.13%) User Experience
8 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.13%) Windows
2 14 (21.88%) Linux
3 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 12 (18.75%) Windows 8
4 12 (18.75%) Windows Server
5 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (12.50%) Windows 10
7 6 (9.38%) Unix
8 5 (7.81%) Kali Linux
8 5 (7.81%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (14.06%) ITIL
1 9 (14.06%) Network Design
1 9 (14.06%) Presales
2 7 (10.94%) Active Listening
2 7 (10.94%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (10.94%) Information Security
2 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
2 7 (10.94%) Project Management
2 7 (10.94%) Server Building
2 7 (10.94%) Server Virtualisation
3 6 (9.38%) Business Continuity
4 5 (7.81%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 5 (7.81%) DevOps
4 5 (7.81%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (7.81%) Security Monitoring
4 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
4 5 (7.81%) Technical Analysis
4 5 (7.81%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.19%) Python
2 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.81%) Bash Shell
3 5 (7.81%) Java
4 2 (3.13%) SQL
5 1 (1.56%) C
5 1 (1.56%) C++
5 1 (1.56%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 24 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (28.13%) CCNA
3 14 (21.88%) CCNP
4 12 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (10.94%) Degree
5 7 (10.94%) MCP
5 7 (10.94%) MCTS
6 5 (7.81%) A+ Certification
6 5 (7.81%) CCENT
6 5 (7.81%) CCIE
6 5 (7.81%) CEH
6 5 (7.81%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (7.81%) GCIA
6 5 (7.81%) GCIH
6 5 (7.81%) GSEC
6 5 (7.81%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (7.81%) OSCP
6 5 (7.81%) SSCP
7 2 (3.13%) MCSA
7 2 (3.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (32.81%) Active Directory
2 14 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.38%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (7.81%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (4.69%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) Grafana
1 5 (7.81%) Prometheus
1 5 (7.81%) QRadar
2 3 (4.69%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (3.13%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 38 (59.38%) Cisco
2 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
3 19 (29.69%) Juniper
4 17 (26.56%) Aruba
5 14 (21.88%) VMware
6 13 (20.31%) Palo Alto
7 10 (15.63%) Meraki
8 9 (14.06%) Huawei
9 5 (7.81%) Siemens
9 5 (7.81%) Splunk
10 4 (6.25%) Citrix
10 4 (6.25%) SonicWALL
10 4 (6.25%) Veeam
10 4 (6.25%) Zerto
11 3 (4.69%) Cylance
11 3 (4.69%) Fortinet
12 2 (3.13%) IronPort
12 2 (3.13%) Mitel
13 1 (1.56%) Apple
13 1 (1.56%) HP