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 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
South East / Kent
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 74 78
Rank change year-on-year +24 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 36 31 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.62% 2.80% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.83% 12.55% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 13
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +41.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

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 145 247 239
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 18.61% 22.33% 24.92%
Number of salaries quoted 116 215 210
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -9.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Wireless as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 23 April 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 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone 0 12 £40,000 -5.88%
Dartford - 6 £22,500 - 1
West Malling - 5 £45,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +14 2 £41,250 -35.54%
Sevenoaks - 1 £18,000 -
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 52 (81.25%) Cisco
2 41 (64.06%) LAN
3 40 (62.50%) WAN
4 38 (59.38%) Microsoft
4 38 (59.38%) Firewall
5 35 (54.69%) CheckPoint
6 33 (51.56%) Windows
7 30 (46.88%) Windows Server
8 28 (43.75%) DHCP
8 28 (43.75%) DNS
9 27 (42.19%) VMware
10 26 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (35.94%) Active Directory
12 21 (32.81%) Network Security
12 21 (32.81%) SLA
12 21 (32.81%) SNMP
13 20 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
13 20 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
13 20 (31.25%) Mitel
13 20 (31.25%) Network Design
14 18 (28.13%) Cisco Nexus
14 18 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
15 17 (26.56%) Data Centre
15 17 (26.56%) MS Exchange
16 16 (25.00%) MPLS
16 16 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
17 15 (23.44%) F5
18 14 (21.88%) Aruba
18 14 (21.88%) Palo Alto
18 14 (21.88%) Change Management

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 17 (26.56%) MS Exchange
2 16 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (14.06%) Tomcat
5 8 (12.50%) IIS
6 7 (10.94%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (4.69%) Skype for Business
8 2 (3.13%) Confluence
9 1 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 20 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.56%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (1.56%) PTC Creo
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) G Suite
2 1 (1.56%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) SoftLayer
2 1 (1.56%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 41 (64.06%) LAN
2 40 (62.50%) WAN
3 38 (59.38%) Firewall
4 28 (43.75%) DHCP
4 28 (43.75%) DNS
5 21 (32.81%) Network Security
5 21 (32.81%) SNMP
6 18 (28.13%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (25.00%) MPLS
8 13 (20.31%) IPsec
9 12 (18.75%) 802.11
9 12 (18.75%) DPNSS
9 12 (18.75%) QSIG
9 12 (18.75%) VPN
10 11 (17.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 11 (17.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 10 (15.63%) Internet
11 10 (15.63%) iSCSI
11 10 (15.63%) SAN
11 10 (15.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.56%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (42.19%) Network Engineer
2 22 (34.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 19 (29.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 16 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 16 (25.00%) Support Engineer
5 14 (21.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 13 (20.31%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 12 (18.75%) Cisco Design Engineer
7 12 (18.75%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 12 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
7 12 (18.75%) Security Engineer
8 10 (15.63%) Active Directory Support
8 10 (15.63%) Windows Engineer
9 9 (14.06%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
9 9 (14.06%) 3rd Line Server Support
9 9 (14.06%) Active Directory Engineer
9 9 (14.06%) Active Directory Support Engineer
9 9 (14.06%) Escalation Engineer
9 9 (14.06%) Windows Server Engineer
9 9 (14.06%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) .NET
1 12 (18.75%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.56%) Grails
2 1 (1.56%) MAPI
2 1 (1.56%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (1.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Data Centre
2 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.63%) Blackberry
3 9 (14.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (7.81%) iPhone
5 3 (4.69%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.56%) PDA
6 1 (1.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 33 (51.56%) Windows
2 30 (46.88%) Windows Server
3 18 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (20.31%) Linux
4 13 (20.31%) Windows 7
4 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (15.63%) Windows XP
7 9 (14.06%) Mac OS
8 6 (9.38%) Windows 10
9 5 (7.81%) Android
10 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
11 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) Network Design
2 14 (21.88%) Change Management
3 12 (18.75%) Translating Business Requirements
4 10 (15.63%) Customer Requirements
4 10 (15.63%) E-Commerce
4 10 (15.63%) Migration
5 9 (14.06%) CRM
5 9 (14.06%) Server Building
6 6 (9.38%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.81%) Network Architecture
8 4 (6.25%) ITIL
9 3 (4.69%) Load Balancing
10 2 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (3.13%) Project Management
10 2 (3.13%) Risk Management
10 2 (3.13%) Service Management
10 2 (3.13%) Software Testing
11 1 (1.56%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (1.56%) Scrum
11 1 (1.56%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.56%) C
1 1 (1.56%) C++
1 1 (1.56%) Embedded C
1 1 (1.56%) Embedded C++
1 1 (1.56%) Perl
1 1 (1.56%) Python
1 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (15.63%) CCNP
3 9 (14.06%) CCSE
4 8 (12.50%) CCNA
5 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (9.38%) A+ Certification
6 6 (9.38%) MCP
7 5 (7.81%) MCSE
8 4 (6.25%) DBS Check
9 3 (4.69%) CCIE
9 3 (4.69%) HNC
9 3 (4.69%) HND
9 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
9 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.56%) ISEB
10 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.56%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.56%) MCITP
10 1 (1.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (32.81%) SLA
2 3 (4.69%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (35.94%) Active Directory
3 10 (15.63%) vSphere
4 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 8 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (7.81%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.69%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.56%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) Backup Exec
2 9 (14.06%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.56%) Nagios
3 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (81.25%) Cisco
2 38 (59.38%) Microsoft
3 35 (54.69%) CheckPoint
4 27 (42.19%) VMware
5 20 (31.25%) Mitel
6 15 (23.44%) F5
7 14 (21.88%) Aruba
7 14 (21.88%) Palo Alto
8 11 (17.19%) Blue Coat
9 10 (15.63%) Citrix
9 10 (15.63%) Fortinet
9 10 (15.63%) HP
9 10 (15.63%) Riverbed
10 9 (14.06%) Forcepoint
10 9 (14.06%) Intel Security
10 9 (14.06%) Kaspersky
10 9 (14.06%) Sourcefire
10 9 (14.06%) Symantec
10 9 (14.06%) Veeam
10 9 (14.06%) WatchGuard
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