Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
South East > Kent
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 92 63
Rank change year-on-year +14 -29 +52
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 7 16 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.80% 1.25% 4.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% 6.50% 21.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 43
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.58% -1.04% +82.86%
10th Percentile £29,875 £21,250 £28,550
90th Percentile £43,750 £54,750 £70,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% -4.44%

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 Kent with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 140 246 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 15.98% 19.25% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 125 204 246
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £41,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.17% +4.38% +8.11%
10th Percentile £22,850 £21,400 £25,000
90th Percentile £54,050 £64,625 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +1.41%

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
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 15 February 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
Chatham - 3 £42,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £36,250 -
Dartford +8 1 £41,500 - 1
Whitstable - 1 £31,500 - 2
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 15 February 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 Kent region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Advertising
4 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
6 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (14.29%) Replication
6 1 (14.29%) Legal
6 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) MCP
6 1 (14.29%) Unix

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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (42.86%) Advertising
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Support
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
1 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) DFS Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) AirMagnet
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Google