Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 318 294 290
Rank change year-on-year -24 -4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 755 877 1053
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.00% 1.17% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.95% 7.36% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 627 754 884
London median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,137 £26,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £79,625 £76,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 10860 11920 14194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.45% 15.93% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8864 10189 12019
London median annual salary £54,375 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.64% +7.00% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 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
Central London -4 131 £47,500 -13.64% 10
West London -19 69 £42,500 +11.37% 1
East London +11 21 £65,000 +26.83% 9
North London +7 11 £62,500 +78.57%
South London -42 7 £45,000 -14.29%
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 London region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 425 (56.29%) Cisco
2 340 (45.03%) Firewall
3 314 (41.59%) Cisco Certification
4 273 (36.16%) WAN
5 241 (31.92%) CCNP
6 239 (31.66%) Windows
7 227 (30.07%) Microsoft
8 220 (29.14%) VPN
8 220 (29.14%) LAN
9 191 (25.30%) Finance
10 167 (22.12%) Data Centre
11 166 (21.99%) Active Directory
12 165 (21.85%) Palo Alto
13 164 (21.72%) MPLS
14 163 (21.59%) BGP
15 162 (21.46%) CCIE
16 155 (20.53%) VoIP
17 154 (20.40%) Network Security
18 151 (20.00%) OSPF
19 148 (19.60%) Cisco Nexus
20 138 (18.28%) DNS
21 128 (16.95%) IPsec
22 121 (16.03%) Banking
23 120 (15.89%) Juniper
24 117 (15.50%) DHCP
24 117 (15.50%) TCP/IP
25 115 (15.23%) VMware
26 113 (14.97%) CCNA
27 108 (14.30%) CheckPoint
28 106 (14.04%) Citrix

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 65 (8.61%) MS Exchange
2 62 (8.21%) Skype for Business
3 59 (7.81%) CMS
4 29 (3.84%) SharePoint
5 20 (2.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 13 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (1.32%) IIS
9 8 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.40%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.13%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.13%) Confluence
13 1 (0.13%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 62 (8.21%) Microsoft Office
2 32 (4.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (2.38%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.13%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (0.13%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 93 (12.32%) Office 365
2 70 (9.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 68 (9.01%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (2.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 10 (1.32%) SaaS
6 9 (1.19%) IaaS
6 9 (1.19%) Slack
7 7 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.40%) Akamai
9 3 (0.40%) PaaS
10 2 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.13%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.13%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.13%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 340 (45.03%) Firewall
2 273 (36.16%) WAN
3 220 (29.14%) LAN
3 220 (29.14%) VPN
4 164 (21.72%) MPLS
5 163 (21.59%) BGP
6 155 (20.53%) VoIP
7 154 (20.40%) Network Security
8 151 (20.00%) OSPF
9 148 (19.60%) Cisco Nexus
10 138 (18.28%) DNS
11 128 (16.95%) IPsec
12 117 (15.50%) DHCP
12 117 (15.50%) TCP/IP
13 106 (14.04%) EIGRP
13 106 (14.04%) Unified Communications
14 94 (12.45%) Cisco IOS
15 88 (11.66%) Cisco ASA
16 86 (11.39%) Cisco Wireless
17 78 (10.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (5.96%) SQL Server
2 21 (2.78%) OLTP
3 4 (0.53%) Big Data
3 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (0.40%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.26%) Blockchain
5 2 (0.26%) MySQL
5 2 (0.26%) Redis
6 1 (0.13%) GIS
6 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
3 13 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 11 (1.46%) Metasploit
5 8 (1.06%) AppScan
5 8 (1.06%) Paros
6 6 (0.79%) JIRA
7 5 (0.66%) Burp Suite
7 5 (0.66%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.53%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.40%) WebScarab
10 2 (0.26%) Android Studio
10 2 (0.26%) Liquibase
10 2 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 191 (25.30%) Finance
2 121 (16.03%) Banking
3 58 (7.68%) Telecoms
4 31 (4.11%) Investment Banking
5 27 (3.58%) Pharmaceutical
6 22 (2.91%) Law
7 21 (2.78%) Retail
8 16 (2.12%) Publishing
9 13 (1.72%) Back Office
9 13 (1.72%) Electronics
10 12 (1.59%) Financial Institution
11 11 (1.46%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.93%) Legal
13 5 (0.66%) Front Office
13 5 (0.66%) Games
13 5 (0.66%) Marketing
13 5 (0.66%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.53%) Mandarin Language
15 3 (0.40%) Billing
16 2 (0.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 215 (28.48%) Network Engineer
2 77 (10.20%) Cisco Engineer
3 75 (9.93%) Support Engineer
4 72 (9.54%) Senior Network Engineer
5 66 (8.74%) Architect
6 63 (8.34%) Analyst
7 62 (8.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 53 (7.02%) Consultant
9 45 (5.96%) Team Leader
10 44 (5.83%) Desktop Support
11 30 (3.97%) IT Support
11 30 (3.97%) Security Engineer
11 30 (3.97%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 29 (3.84%) Network Manager
12 29 (3.84%) Network Team Leader
12 29 (3.84%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
12 29 (3.84%) Support Analyst
13 26 (3.44%) Network Security Engineer
13 26 (3.44%) Penetration Tester
13 26 (3.44%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (10.99%) XMPP
2 38 (5.03%) 802.1X
3 37 (4.90%) .NET
4 22 (2.91%) COM
5 21 (2.78%) ASP.NET
5 21 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (2.78%) WinForms
6 14 (1.85%) XML
7 11 (1.46%) Web Services
8 9 (1.19%) CGI
8 9 (1.19%) HTML
9 8 (1.06%) JSON
10 7 (0.93%) REST
11 4 (0.53%) FIX Protocol
12 3 (0.40%) CSS
12 3 (0.40%) Middleware
12 3 (0.40%) Velocity
13 2 (0.26%) LAMP
14 1 (0.13%) RESTful
14 1 (0.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 167 (22.12%) Data Centre
2 60 (7.95%) Clustering
3 47 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
5 35 (4.64%) Computer Science
6 27 (3.58%) Management Information System
7 21 (2.78%) Blackberry
7 21 (2.78%) PDA
8 16 (2.12%) Hedge funds
9 13 (1.72%) Internet of Things
9 13 (1.72%) PKI
10 12 (1.59%) iPhone
10 12 (1.59%) Life Science
10 12 (1.59%) Public Cloud
11 11 (1.46%) Driving Licence
11 11 (1.46%) iPad
11 11 (1.46%) Smartphone
12 10 (1.32%) Virtual Team
13 9 (1.19%) Mobile App
13 9 (1.19%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 239 (31.66%) Windows
2 84 (11.13%) Windows 7
3 79 (10.46%) Windows Server
4 72 (9.54%) Linux
5 67 (8.87%) Windows 10
6 40 (5.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (4.37%) Windows 8
8 28 (3.71%) Unix
9 27 (3.58%) Android
9 27 (3.58%) Mac OS X
10 24 (3.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (1.99%) Windows XP
13 14 (1.85%) Kali Linux
14 13 (1.72%) Apple iOS
15 11 (1.46%) Mac OS
15 11 (1.46%) Windows Vista
16 10 (1.32%) CentOS
16 10 (1.32%) Debian
17 8 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (13.25%) ITIL
2 76 (10.07%) Presales
3 57 (7.55%) Network Design
3 57 (7.55%) Network Management
4 56 (7.42%) Mentoring
5 52 (6.89%) Network Monitoring
6 49 (6.49%) Line Management
7 44 (5.83%) Migration
8 41 (5.43%) Penetration Testing
9 38 (5.03%) Change Management
10 37 (4.90%) Project Management
11 36 (4.77%) Service Management
12 34 (4.50%) Disaster Recovery
13 33 (4.37%) Kalman Filter
14 32 (4.24%) Service Delivery
14 32 (4.24%) SIEM
15 30 (3.97%) Agile Software Development
16 29 (3.84%) Load Balancing
16 29 (3.84%) Network Virtualisation
17 28 (3.71%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (6.09%) SQL
2 36 (4.77%) Java
3 35 (4.64%) Python
4 33 (4.37%) C#
4 33 (4.37%) C++
5 31 (4.11%) JavaScript
6 26 (3.44%) PowerShell
7 19 (2.52%) VB
7 19 (2.52%) VB6
8 16 (2.12%) C
9 10 (1.32%) Perl
9 10 (1.32%) PL/SQL
10 9 (1.19%) Bash Shell
11 8 (1.06%) Ruby
12 5 (0.66%) C-shell
12 5 (0.66%) Korn
13 4 (0.53%) Embedded C
13 4 (0.53%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.40%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 314 (41.59%) Cisco Certification
2 241 (31.92%) CCNP
3 162 (21.46%) CCIE
4 113 (14.97%) CCNA
5 100 (13.25%) Degree
6 70 (9.27%) CCVP
7 37 (4.90%) CCNP Voice
8 33 (4.37%) CISSP
9 32 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (3.44%) CEH
11 25 (3.31%) ITIL Certification
12 22 (2.91%) MCSE
13 20 (2.65%) CCSA
13 20 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
14 19 (2.52%) CCDE
14 19 (2.52%) CCDP
15 18 (2.38%) SC Cleared
15 18 (2.38%) Security Cleared
16 17 (2.25%) CREST Certified
17 15 (1.99%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.90%) SLA
2 28 (3.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (3.71%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 10 (1.32%) Cyber Essentials
5 7 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.79%) HIPAA
7 5 (0.66%) QA
8 3 (0.40%) GDPR
9 1 (0.13%) PMO
System Software
1 166 (21.99%) Active Directory
2 77 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (5.56%) XenApp
4 22 (2.91%) Hyper-V
4 22 (2.91%) XenDesktop
5 18 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (1.85%) vSphere
7 11 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (1.06%) Xen
9 7 (0.93%) Firmware
9 7 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
9 7 (0.93%) XenServer
10 6 (0.79%) Terminal Services
10 6 (0.79%) VMware NSX
11 5 (0.66%) pfSense
12 4 (0.53%) Snort
12 4 (0.53%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.40%) KVM
14 2 (0.26%) BitLocker
14 2 (0.26%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 83 (10.99%) Cisco CUCM
2 79 (10.46%) Cisco UCCX
3 66 (8.74%) Cisco UCCE
4 55 (7.28%) SCCM
5 22 (2.91%) FortiGate
6 20 (2.65%) Cisco Prime
7 18 (2.38%) Backup Exec
7 18 (2.38%) Nagios
8 17 (2.25%) Nessus
9 15 (1.99%) SolarWinds Orion
10 13 (1.72%) Puppet
11 10 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
11 10 (1.32%) WSUS
12 9 (1.19%) Nmap
13 8 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
14 6 (0.79%) Cacti
14 6 (0.79%) Nexpose
14 6 (0.79%) QRadar
15 5 (0.66%) HP Fortify
15 5 (0.66%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 425 (56.29%) Cisco
2 227 (30.07%) Microsoft
3 165 (21.85%) Palo Alto
4 120 (15.89%) Juniper
5 115 (15.23%) VMware
6 108 (14.30%) CheckPoint
7 106 (14.04%) Citrix
8 91 (12.05%) F5
9 81 (10.73%) HP
10 64 (8.48%) Meraki
10 64 (8.48%) Riverbed
11 58 (7.68%) Aruba
12 57 (7.55%) Dell
13 42 (5.56%) SolarWinds
14 33 (4.37%) NICE Systems
15 31 (4.11%) Fortinet
16 30 (3.97%) Symantec
17 28 (3.71%) EMC
18 27 (3.58%) Avaya
19 26 (3.44%) Reuters