Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
South East > Kent
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 81 113
Rank change year-on-year +12 +32 -25
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 49 62 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.48% 2.99% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.14% 13.69% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 41 34 27
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% +41.67% -20.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,300 £27,700
90th Percentile £50,000 £54,125 £52,388
South East median annual salary £41,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.75% +3.33% -

Wireless is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 256 453 427
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 18.17% 21.87% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 213 388 390
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £57,050
South East median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +6.25%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Kent

Wireless
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Kent

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Kent over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Kent

Wireless
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Kent region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Maidstone +2 16 £40,000 -5.88%
Dartford +3 9 £30,000 -
West Malling - 8 £47,500 -
Tunbridge Wells -9 4 £32,500 -49.22%
Rochester - 1 - -
Sevenoaks - 1 £18,000 - 1
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, IT jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 37 (75.51%) Cisco
2 29 (59.18%) Windows
2 29 (59.18%) LAN
3 27 (55.10%) WAN
4 26 (53.06%) Firewall
5 25 (51.02%) Microsoft
6 24 (48.98%) CheckPoint
6 24 (48.98%) Windows Server
7 21 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
9 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Office
10 17 (34.69%) VMware
11 16 (32.65%) SLA
11 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (32.65%) Aruba
11 16 (32.65%) F5
12 15 (30.61%) Windows 7
12 15 (30.61%) VPN
13 14 (28.57%) Change Management
13 14 (28.57%) MPLS
13 14 (28.57%) Network Security
13 14 (28.57%) Palo Alto
13 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (26.53%) Data Centre
14 13 (26.53%) Linux
15 12 (24.49%) DHCP
15 12 (24.49%) DNS
15 12 (24.49%) MS Exchange
15 12 (24.49%) CCNP
15 12 (24.49%) Cisco Nexus

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (24.49%) MS Exchange
2 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (10.20%) Skype for Business
5 3 (6.12%) Confluence
5 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.04%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.04%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (2.04%) SoftLayer
3 1 (2.04%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 29 (59.18%) LAN
2 27 (55.10%) WAN
3 26 (53.06%) Firewall
4 15 (30.61%) VPN
5 14 (28.57%) MPLS
5 14 (28.57%) Network Security
6 12 (24.49%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (24.49%) DHCP
6 12 (24.49%) DNS
7 10 (20.41%) VLAN
8 9 (18.37%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 9 (18.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 9 (18.37%) IPsec
9 8 (16.33%) 802.11
9 8 (16.33%) SAN
9 8 (16.33%) SNMP
10 7 (14.29%) DPNSS
10 7 (14.29%) Internet
10 7 (14.29%) iSCSI
10 7 (14.29%) QSIG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) JIRA
2 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.04%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (6.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 17 (34.69%) Cisco Engineer
3 15 (30.61%) Network Engineer
4 14 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (20.41%) Support Engineer
6 9 (18.37%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (18.37%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (18.37%) Escalation Engineer
7 7 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 7 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 7 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
7 7 (14.29%) Active Directory Support
7 7 (14.29%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 7 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
7 7 (14.29%) Exchange Support
7 7 (14.29%) Server Support
7 7 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
7 7 (14.29%) Windows Server Support
7 7 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) 802.1X
2 4 (8.16%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) Grails
3 1 (2.04%) MAPI
3 1 (2.04%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Data Centre
2 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.37%) Blackberry
2 9 (18.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (8.16%) iPhone
4 3 (6.12%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.04%) CCTV
5 1 (2.04%) iPad
5 1 (2.04%) PDA
5 1 (2.04%) PKI
5 1 (2.04%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 29 (59.18%) Windows
2 24 (48.98%) Windows Server
3 15 (30.61%) Windows 7
4 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (26.53%) Linux
6 11 (22.45%) Windows XP
7 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (14.29%) Mac OS
9 7 (14.29%) Windows 10
10 3 (6.12%) Android
10 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
11 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X
11 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
12 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Change Management
2 9 (18.37%) CRM
2 9 (18.37%) Customer Requirements
3 8 (16.33%) E-Commerce
4 7 (14.29%) Migration
4 7 (14.29%) Server Building
5 5 (10.20%) Load Balancing
5 5 (10.20%) Network Architecture
5 5 (10.20%) Network Design
5 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
5 5 (10.20%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.08%) Data Security
7 2 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.08%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.04%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.04%) Cryptography
8 1 (2.04%) Scrum
8 1 (2.04%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.04%) C
1 1 (2.04%) C++
1 1 (2.04%) Embedded C
1 1 (2.04%) Embedded C++
1 1 (2.04%) Perl
1 1 (2.04%) Python
1 1 (2.04%) Ruby
1 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (24.49%) CCNP
3 9 (18.37%) CCSE
4 7 (14.29%) CCNA
5 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
5 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
6 5 (10.20%) CCIE
6 5 (10.20%) HNC
6 5 (10.20%) HND
7 4 (8.16%) A+ Certification
7 4 (8.16%) DBS Check
7 4 (8.16%) MCP
7 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (6.12%) MCSE
9 2 (4.08%) JNCIS
10 1 (2.04%) CCENT
10 1 (2.04%) Degree
10 1 (2.04%) ISEB
10 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
10 1 (2.04%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (32.65%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) GDPR
2 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
2 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.29%) vSphere
4 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.12%) VMware Server
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (4.08%) ProxySG
6 2 (4.08%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.04%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) Backup Exec
2 7 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.04%) Nagios
3 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (75.51%) Cisco
2 25 (51.02%) Microsoft
3 24 (48.98%) CheckPoint
4 17 (34.69%) VMware
5 16 (32.65%) Aruba
5 16 (32.65%) F5
6 14 (28.57%) Palo Alto
7 11 (22.45%) Blue Coat
7 11 (22.45%) Fortinet
8 9 (18.37%) Avaya
8 9 (18.37%) Forcepoint
8 9 (18.37%) Sourcefire
9 8 (16.33%) Juniper
10 7 (14.29%) Citrix
10 7 (14.29%) Kaspersky
10 7 (14.29%) McAfee
10 7 (14.29%) Symantec
10 7 (14.29%) Veeam
10 7 (14.29%) WatchGuard
11 6 (12.24%) Mitel
Ashford, Kent
Advanced
Posted: 8 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Walthamstow Hall
Salary: Competitive, DoE
Posted: 20 days ago