Period
to 25 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > London
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 281 345 318
Rank change year-on-year +64 -27 -52
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 564 559 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.11% 0.90% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.40% 6.79% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 469 446 569
London median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +8.49% +6.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £85,000 £83,850
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% - +8.57%

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 6,716 8,231 9,958
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.21% 13.18% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5,520 6,712 8,381
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in London

Wireless
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Wireless in London

Wireless
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in London over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Wireless in London

Wireless
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the London region over the 6 months to 25 February 2020. 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
Central London +62 136 £43,500 -16.35% 19
West London +35 46 £56,250 +48.03% 20
South London +17 18 £37,500 -21.05% 5
East London +12 12 £90,000 +71.43% 6
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 333 (59.04%) Cisco
2 291 (51.60%) Firewall
3 246 (43.62%) WAN
4 239 (42.38%) LAN
5 229 (40.60%) Cisco Certification
6 205 (36.35%) Windows
7 181 (32.09%) Microsoft
8 163 (28.90%) VoIP
9 161 (28.55%) CCNP
10 160 (28.37%) Active Directory
11 144 (25.53%) VPN
12 127 (22.52%) Azure
13 115 (20.39%) Office 365
14 110 (19.50%) TCP/IP
15 108 (19.15%) VMware
16 107 (18.97%) Windows Server
17 106 (18.79%) ITIL
18 103 (18.26%) Network Security
19 100 (17.73%) BGP
20 98 (17.38%) OSPF
20 98 (17.38%) Palo Alto
21 91 (16.13%) Meraki
22 89 (15.78%) DNS
23 87 (15.43%) Finance
24 86 (15.25%) WLAN
25 85 (15.07%) Windows 10
26 82 (14.54%) Problem-Solving
26 82 (14.54%) DHCP
26 82 (14.54%) MPLS
27 81 (14.36%) Data Centre

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 45 (7.98%) MS Exchange
2 16 (2.84%) Skype for Business
3 13 (2.30%) WebSphere
4 10 (1.77%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.24%) OpenStack
6 5 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.18%) Confluence
8 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.18%) IIS
Applications
1 66 (11.70%) Microsoft Office
2 36 (6.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (4.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 22 (3.90%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.35%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.35%) Mozilla Thunderbird
5 2 (0.35%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.35%) Weka
6 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 127 (22.52%) Azure
2 115 (20.39%) Office 365
3 65 (11.52%) AWS
4 27 (4.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 15 (2.66%) IaaS
6 12 (2.13%) G Suite
6 12 (2.13%) PaaS
7 10 (1.77%) Mimecast
8 6 (1.06%) SaaS
9 5 (0.89%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 4 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.53%) GCP
11 3 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.35%) Power Platform
13 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.18%) Google Docs
13 1 (0.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 291 (51.60%) Firewall
2 246 (43.62%) WAN
3 239 (42.38%) LAN
4 163 (28.90%) VoIP
5 144 (25.53%) VPN
6 110 (19.50%) TCP/IP
7 103 (18.26%) Network Security
8 100 (17.73%) BGP
9 98 (17.38%) OSPF
10 89 (15.78%) DNS
11 86 (15.25%) WLAN
12 82 (14.54%) DHCP
12 82 (14.54%) MPLS
13 78 (13.83%) Cisco ASA
14 71 (12.59%) IPsec
15 68 (12.06%) Wi-Fi
16 66 (11.70%) Internet
17 49 (8.69%) VLAN
18 41 (7.27%) Intrusion Detection
18 41 (7.27%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.84%) MySQL
2 13 (2.30%) DB2
3 5 (0.89%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.35%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.35%) Power BI
6 1 (0.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 41 (7.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 17 (3.01%) Git (software)
3 16 (2.84%) Subversion
4 5 (0.89%) JIRA
5 3 (0.53%) Android Studio
5 3 (0.53%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.18%) CMake
6 1 (0.18%) GCC
6 1 (0.18%) MSI
General
1 87 (15.43%) Finance
2 59 (10.46%) Telecoms
3 40 (7.09%) Law
4 23 (4.08%) Banking
5 20 (3.55%) Retail
6 19 (3.37%) Marketing
7 16 (2.84%) Legal
8 8 (1.42%) French Language
9 6 (1.06%) Advertising
9 6 (1.06%) Electronics
9 6 (1.06%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.89%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.71%) Front Office
11 4 (0.71%) Games
12 1 (0.18%) Back Office
12 1 (0.18%) Local Government
12 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 189 (33.51%) Network Engineer
2 79 (14.01%) Support Engineer
3 70 (12.41%) Senior Network Engineer
4 53 (9.40%) Analyst
5 52 (9.22%) IT Support
6 47 (8.33%) Architect
7 46 (8.16%) IT Engineer
8 40 (7.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 35 (6.21%) Support Analyst
10 31 (5.50%) IT Support Engineer
11 29 (5.14%) Wireless Engineer
12 25 (4.43%) Consultant
13 24 (4.26%) Desktop Support
14 22 (3.90%) 2nd Line Support
15 20 (3.55%) Network Support
16 17 (3.01%) IT Analyst
17 16 (2.84%) Administrator
17 16 (2.84%) Wireless Network Engineer
18 15 (2.66%) IT Support Analyst
18 15 (2.66%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.84%) LAMP
1 16 (2.84%) LDAP
2 13 (2.30%) 802.1X
2 13 (2.30%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (0.35%) D3.js
3 2 (0.35%) ggplot
3 2 (0.35%) Jinja
3 2 (0.35%) JSON
3 2 (0.35%) NumPy
3 2 (0.35%) POSIX
3 2 (0.35%) Web Services
3 2 (0.35%) XMPP
3 2 (0.35%) YAML
4 1 (0.18%) Core Data
4 1 (0.18%) CSS
4 1 (0.18%) Flash
4 1 (0.18%) iOS SDK
4 1 (0.18%) SAML
4 1 (0.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 81 (14.36%) Data Centre
2 31 (5.50%) Video Conferencing
3 27 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
5 19 (3.37%) Management Information System
6 18 (3.19%) Replication
7 16 (2.84%) Clustering
7 16 (2.84%) Public Cloud
8 15 (2.66%) iPhone
9 14 (2.48%) Private Cloud
10 13 (2.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 13 (2.30%) IPTV
10 13 (2.30%) MPEG
10 13 (2.30%) Video\Live Streaming
11 12 (2.13%) Blackberry
11 12 (2.13%) Virtual Team
12 9 (1.60%) Smartphone
13 8 (1.42%) CCTV
14 7 (1.24%) Handset
14 7 (1.24%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 205 (36.35%) Windows
2 107 (18.97%) Windows Server
3 85 (15.07%) Windows 10
4 67 (11.88%) Windows 7
5 54 (9.57%) Linux
6 40 (7.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (6.56%) Mac OS X
8 30 (5.32%) Android
9 21 (3.72%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (3.55%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (2.84%) CentOS
11 16 (2.84%) Ubuntu
12 14 (2.48%) Apple iOS
13 13 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (1.60%) Windows 8
15 8 (1.42%) Windows Vista
16 6 (1.06%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.71%) Unix
18 1 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
18 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (18.79%) ITIL
2 82 (14.54%) Problem-Solving
3 50 (8.87%) Load Balancing
4 49 (8.69%) Network Monitoring
5 45 (7.98%) Migration
6 41 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 37 (6.56%) Incident Management
8 35 (6.21%) Computer Science
9 34 (6.03%) SIEM
10 32 (5.67%) Information Security
10 32 (5.67%) Network Management
11 30 (5.32%) Asset Management
12 27 (4.79%) Mentoring
13 26 (4.61%) Disaster Recovery
13 26 (4.61%) Presales
14 25 (4.43%) Kalman Filter
14 25 (4.43%) Statistics
15 23 (4.08%) Business Continuity
15 23 (4.08%) Change Management
16 22 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (7.45%) PowerShell
2 32 (5.67%) Python
3 29 (5.14%) Bash Shell
4 23 (4.08%) C
5 13 (2.30%) SQL
6 9 (1.60%) C++
7 8 (1.42%) Embedded C
8 6 (1.06%) Java
9 4 (0.71%) Kotlin
10 3 (0.53%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.35%) Embedded C++
11 2 (0.35%) R
12 1 (0.18%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.18%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 229 (40.60%) Cisco Certification
2 161 (28.55%) CCNP
3 80 (14.18%) Degree
4 76 (13.48%) CCNA
5 72 (12.77%) CCIE
6 44 (7.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 30 (5.32%) CCDP
8 25 (4.43%) JNCIA
9 22 (3.90%) MCITP
10 20 (3.55%) Computer Science Degree
10 20 (3.55%) MCP
11 17 (3.01%) CWNA
12 16 (2.84%) MCSE
13 14 (2.48%) CISSP
14 12 (2.13%) MCTS
15 11 (1.95%) CCDA
15 11 (1.95%) JNCIP
16 9 (1.60%) CCIE Routing and Switching
16 9 (1.60%) MCSA
17 6 (1.06%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.74%) SLA
2 9 (1.60%) GDPR
3 8 (1.42%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.06%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.89%) QA
5 5 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.18%) NIST
6 1 (0.18%) PMO
System Software
1 160 (28.37%) Active Directory
2 80 (14.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (8.16%) Hyper-V
4 15 (2.66%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (2.13%) vSphere
6 7 (1.24%) Firmware
7 5 (0.89%) VMware NSX
8 3 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.35%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.35%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.18%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 55 (9.75%) SCCM
2 24 (4.26%) Puppet
3 16 (2.84%) Microsoft Intune
3 16 (2.84%) Nagios
3 16 (2.84%) ZABBIX
4 13 (2.30%) Ansible
5 10 (1.77%) WSUS
6 9 (1.60%) Cisco CUCM
6 9 (1.60%) FortiGate
6 9 (1.60%) vCenter Server
7 8 (1.42%) SolarWinds Orion
8 7 (1.24%) Single Sign-On
9 6 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (0.89%) Jamf Pro
11 4 (0.71%) Stealthwatch
12 3 (0.53%) Cisco Prime
12 3 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
13 2 (0.35%) Cisco UCCX
13 2 (0.35%) SCOrch
13 2 (0.35%) WMI
Vendors
1 333 (59.04%) Cisco
2 181 (32.09%) Microsoft
3 108 (19.15%) VMware
4 98 (17.38%) Palo Alto
5 91 (16.13%) Meraki
6 68 (12.06%) Citrix
7 62 (10.99%) Juniper
8 44 (7.80%) SolarWinds
9 40 (7.09%) HP
10 37 (6.56%) Aruba
11 34 (6.03%) CheckPoint
12 32 (5.67%) F5
13 29 (5.14%) Red Hat
14 26 (4.61%) Aerohive Networks
14 26 (4.61%) Apple
15 20 (3.55%) Huawei
16 18 (3.19%) Riverbed
17 17 (3.01%) Dell Compellent
17 17 (3.01%) Ruckus Wireless
18 16 (2.84%) Blue Coat