Period
to 4 June 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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > London
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 306 341 300
Rank change year-on-year +35 -41 -11
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 361 543 774
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.00% 0.95% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.73% 7.41% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 334 466 651
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,375 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%

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 4,670 7,327 9,961
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.88% 12.76% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3,752 5,947 8,229
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +5.56%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in London

Wireless
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Wireless in London.

Salary trend for Wireless in London

Wireless
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wireless in London over the 6 months to 4 June 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 4 June 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 +12 77 £65,000 +30.00% 6
West London +45 38 £60,000 - 5
South London +38 30 £40,000 -23.81% 2
East London +10 7 £35,753 -28.50%
North London -5 1 £53,500 +23.70% 1
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 4 June 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.

1 219 (60.66%) Cisco
2 206 (57.06%) Firewall
3 145 (40.17%) Cisco Certification
4 144 (39.89%) WAN
5 136 (37.67%) LAN
6 121 (33.52%) Windows
7 102 (28.25%) CCNP
8 101 (27.98%) Microsoft
9 91 (25.21%) Active Directory
10 90 (24.93%) OSPF
10 90 (24.93%) BGP
11 89 (24.65%) VoIP
12 77 (21.33%) ITIL
13 76 (21.05%) TCP/IP
14 75 (20.78%) Azure
15 73 (20.22%) Windows Server
16 65 (18.01%) VPN
17 64 (17.73%) Palo Alto
18 63 (17.45%) Telecoms
19 62 (17.17%) Network Security
20 58 (16.07%) Data Centre
21 57 (15.79%) WLAN
21 57 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
22 56 (15.51%) Finance
23 55 (15.24%) MPLS
24 54 (14.96%) Meraki
25 53 (14.68%) VMware
26 52 (14.40%) CCNA
27 51 (14.13%) Wi-Fi
27 51 (14.13%) Network Monitoring

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 17 (4.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.66%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (0.83%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (9.70%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (8.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 13 (3.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 75 (20.78%) Azure
2 46 (12.74%) Office 365
3 24 (6.65%) AWS
4 9 (2.49%) G Suite
4 9 (2.49%) Mimecast
5 5 (1.39%) IaaS
6 4 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.83%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 2 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.55%) PaaS
8 2 (0.55%) Power Platform
8 2 (0.55%) SaaS
9 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.28%) GCP
9 1 (0.28%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 206 (57.06%) Firewall
2 144 (39.89%) WAN
3 136 (37.67%) LAN
4 90 (24.93%) BGP
4 90 (24.93%) OSPF
5 89 (24.65%) VoIP
6 76 (21.05%) TCP/IP
7 65 (18.01%) VPN
8 62 (17.17%) Network Security
9 57 (15.79%) WLAN
10 55 (15.24%) MPLS
11 51 (14.13%) VLAN
11 51 (14.13%) Wi-Fi
12 44 (12.19%) Cisco ASA
13 41 (11.36%) Internet
14 40 (11.08%) DNS
15 32 (8.86%) IP Telephony
16 30 (8.31%) DHCP
17 29 (8.03%) Cisco Nexus
17 29 (8.03%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.83%) MySQL
2 2 (0.55%) Power BI
3 1 (0.28%) DB2
3 1 (0.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (5.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 8 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (0.83%) Subversion
5 2 (0.55%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.55%) JIRA
6 1 (0.28%) CMake
General
1 63 (17.45%) Telecoms
2 56 (15.51%) Finance
3 36 (9.97%) Law
4 17 (4.71%) Retail
5 13 (3.60%) Banking
6 10 (2.77%) Legal
7 7 (1.94%) Marketing
8 4 (1.11%) Advertising
8 4 (1.11%) German Language
8 4 (1.11%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.83%) Publishing
10 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.55%) Games
10 2 (0.55%) Local Government
10 2 (0.55%) Mandarin Language
10 2 (0.55%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.28%) Electronics
11 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 145 (40.17%) Network Engineer
2 60 (16.62%) Senior Network Engineer
3 46 (12.74%) Support Engineer
4 36 (9.97%) Wireless Engineer
5 27 (7.48%) Analyst
5 27 (7.48%) IT Engineer
6 26 (7.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 25 (6.93%) Architect
8 23 (6.37%) IT Support
9 22 (6.09%) Wireless Network Engineer
10 20 (5.54%) Cisco Engineer
10 20 (5.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 18 (4.99%) Systems Engineer
12 17 (4.71%) Consultant
13 15 (4.16%) 2nd Line Support
14 14 (3.88%) Infrastructure Architect
14 14 (3.88%) Network Support
14 14 (3.88%) Support Analyst
15 13 (3.60%) Team Leader
16 12 (3.32%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.60%) 802.1X
2 11 (3.05%) XMPP
3 5 (1.39%) YAML
4 4 (1.11%) JSON
5 3 (0.83%) LAMP
6 1 (0.28%) Jinja
6 1 (0.28%) LDAP
6 1 (0.28%) POSIX
6 1 (0.28%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.28%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (0.28%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 58 (16.07%) Data Centre
2 18 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.88%) Video Conferencing
4 13 (3.60%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (3.05%) Public Cloud
6 10 (2.77%) iPhone
6 10 (2.77%) Private Cloud
6 10 (2.77%) Virtual Team
7 8 (2.22%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.94%) CCTV
9 6 (1.66%) Cyberthreat
9 6 (1.66%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.66%) Fat Client
9 6 (1.66%) iPad
9 6 (1.66%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (1.66%) Thin Client
10 5 (1.39%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.11%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.11%) Replication
11 4 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 121 (33.52%) Windows
2 73 (20.22%) Windows Server
3 41 (11.36%) Windows 7
4 39 (10.80%) Windows 10
5 34 (9.42%) Linux
6 30 (8.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (8.03%) Mac OS X
8 21 (5.82%) Windows Server 2016
9 18 (4.99%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (3.60%) Android
11 12 (3.32%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (2.22%) Windows 8
13 6 (1.66%) Unix
14 5 (1.39%) Windows Server 2019
15 3 (0.83%) CentOS
15 3 (0.83%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.83%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.55%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (21.33%) ITIL
2 57 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
3 51 (14.13%) Network Monitoring
4 30 (8.31%) Computer Science
4 30 (8.31%) Incident Management
5 25 (6.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 21 (5.82%) Information Security
6 21 (5.82%) Migration
7 20 (5.54%) Presales
8 17 (4.71%) Asset Management
8 17 (4.71%) Load Balancing
9 16 (4.43%) SIEM
10 15 (4.16%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (4.16%) IT Strategy
10 15 (4.16%) Kalman Filter
11 14 (3.88%) Artificial Intelligence
11 14 (3.88%) Enterprise Architecture
11 14 (3.88%) Network Management
11 14 (3.88%) Service Management
11 14 (3.88%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 23 (6.37%) PowerShell
2 21 (5.82%) Python
3 7 (1.94%) SQL
4 6 (1.66%) Bash Shell
5 5 (1.39%) C
6 1 (0.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 145 (40.17%) Cisco Certification
2 102 (28.25%) CCNP
3 52 (14.40%) CCNA
4 46 (12.74%) Degree
5 43 (11.91%) CCIE
6 23 (6.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (6.09%) CCDP
7 22 (6.09%) Computer Science Degree
8 15 (4.16%) JNCIA
9 13 (3.60%) CWNA
10 12 (3.32%) MCP
11 10 (2.77%) MCITP
12 9 (2.49%) CCDA
12 9 (2.49%) MCTS
13 7 (1.94%) CISSP
14 6 (1.66%) CCDE
14 6 (1.66%) CCSA
14 6 (1.66%) CCVP
14 6 (1.66%) CISMP
14 6 (1.66%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.60%) GDPR
2 11 (3.05%) SLA
3 6 (1.66%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.66%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.55%) NIST
4 2 (0.55%) QA
5 1 (0.28%) PMO
System Software
1 91 (25.21%) Active Directory
2 35 (9.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (7.20%) Hyper-V
4 13 (3.60%) Firmware
4 13 (3.60%) Forefront TMG
4 13 (3.60%) ISA Server
5 7 (1.94%) VMware NSX
6 4 (1.11%) Docker
6 4 (1.11%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (1.11%) vSphere
7 3 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.55%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 14 (3.88%) SCCM
2 10 (2.77%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (2.49%) Single Sign-On
4 8 (2.22%) Cisco UCCX
5 7 (1.94%) FortiGate
5 7 (1.94%) Microsoft Intune
6 6 (1.66%) Nagios
6 6 (1.66%) WSUS
7 5 (1.39%) Ansible
7 5 (1.39%) Grafana
8 3 (0.83%) Puppet
8 3 (0.83%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.55%) Jamf Pro
9 2 (0.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.28%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.28%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.28%) SmoothWall
10 1 (0.28%) Stealthwatch
10 1 (0.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 219 (60.66%) Cisco
2 101 (27.98%) Microsoft
3 64 (17.73%) Palo Alto
4 54 (14.96%) Meraki
5 53 (14.68%) VMware
6 36 (9.97%) Juniper
7 33 (9.14%) Aruba
8 31 (8.59%) CheckPoint
9 27 (7.48%) F5
10 26 (7.20%) HP
11 20 (5.54%) Fortinet
12 19 (5.26%) Apple
12 19 (5.26%) Citrix
13 18 (4.99%) SolarWinds
14 15 (4.16%) Riverbed
15 14 (3.88%) Ruckus Wireless
16 12 (3.32%) Ekahau
17 11 (3.05%) Huawei
18 9 (2.49%) MikroTik
18 9 (2.49%) Sophos