Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > London
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 296 283 287
Rank change year-on-year -13 +4 -28
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 786 838 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.13% 1.20% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.87% 7.55% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 595 731 792
London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £28,004
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
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 9,988 11,103 12,933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.38% 15.84% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8,241 9,303 11,039
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,750 £29,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 21 June 2018.

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 21 June 2018. 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 -83 149 £55,000 +15.79% 26
West London +16 72 £35,000 -6.67% 17
East London +11 21 £41,250 +10.00% 9
South London -33 6 £30,000 - 7
North London -1 4 £68,750 +52.78% 1
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, 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.

1 505 (64.25%) Cisco
2 349 (44.40%) Cisco Certification
3 314 (39.95%) Firewall
4 305 (38.80%) WAN
5 260 (33.08%) Data Centre
6 255 (32.44%) CCNP
7 254 (32.32%) LAN
8 198 (25.19%) VMware
9 191 (24.30%) Windows
10 186 (23.66%) Finance
10 186 (23.66%) F5
11 184 (23.41%) CCNA
12 174 (22.14%) VPN
13 156 (19.85%) VMware Infrastructure
14 150 (19.08%) Cisco Wireless
15 142 (18.07%) MPLS
16 141 (17.94%) Presales
17 140 (17.81%) Degree
18 139 (17.68%) Cisco Nexus
19 130 (16.54%) Network Security
20 129 (16.41%) Cisco ASA
21 125 (15.90%) Retail
22 123 (15.65%) CCIE
22 123 (15.65%) Juniper
23 122 (15.52%) Active Directory
24 115 (14.63%) Meraki
25 112 (14.25%) EMC
26 111 (14.12%) NetApp
27 110 (13.99%) BGP
28 106 (13.49%) Microsoft

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 54 (6.87%) MS Exchange
2 20 (2.54%) Skype for Business
3 13 (1.65%) SharePoint
4 6 (0.76%) Confluence
4 6 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.25%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.25%) IIS
5 2 (0.25%) WordPress
6 1 (0.13%) CMS
6 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 64 (8.14%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (3.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 20 (2.54%) Microsoft Excel
4 14 (1.78%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.15%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.25%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.76%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.25%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 72 (9.16%) Office 365
2 67 (8.52%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (6.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 44 (5.60%) SaaS
5 41 (5.22%) PaaS
6 32 (4.07%) IaaS
7 22 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
8 20 (2.54%) Serverless
9 17 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
9 17 (2.16%) AWS Lambda
10 16 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
11 13 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
12 12 (1.53%) OneDrive
13 8 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
14 7 (0.89%) Slack
15 3 (0.38%) G Suite
16 2 (0.25%) Mimecast
17 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 1 (0.13%) Dropbox
17 1 (0.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 314 (39.95%) Firewall
2 305 (38.80%) WAN
3 254 (32.32%) LAN
4 174 (22.14%) VPN
5 150 (19.08%) Cisco Wireless
6 142 (18.07%) MPLS
7 139 (17.68%) Cisco Nexus
8 130 (16.54%) Network Security
9 129 (16.41%) Cisco ASA
10 110 (13.99%) BGP
11 102 (12.98%) Unified Communications
12 88 (11.20%) OSPF
13 87 (11.07%) DNS
14 85 (10.81%) TCP/IP
15 76 (9.67%) DHCP
15 76 (9.67%) Wi-Fi
16 72 (9.16%) EIGRP
17 69 (8.78%) Wireless Security
18 67 (8.52%) VLAN
18 67 (8.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (7.25%) Big Data
2 24 (3.05%) SQL Server
3 9 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (1.02%) MongoDB
5 6 (0.76%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.38%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.38%) Sybase ASE
7 2 (0.25%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.25%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.25%) MySQL
7 2 (0.25%) OLTP
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 11 (1.40%) Sonatype Nexus
3 8 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.76%) Artifactory
4 6 (0.76%) JIRA
4 6 (0.76%) JMeter
4 6 (0.76%) NUnit
4 6 (0.76%) Selenium
4 6 (0.76%) SpecFlow
4 6 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (0.51%) Maven
6 3 (0.38%) Burp Suite
7 2 (0.25%) AppScan
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.25%) WebScarab
8 1 (0.13%) Metasploit
General
1 186 (23.66%) Finance
2 125 (15.90%) Retail
3 96 (12.21%) Telecoms
4 91 (11.58%) Manufacturing
5 79 (10.05%) Pharmaceutical
6 68 (8.65%) Banking
7 30 (3.82%) German Language
7 30 (3.82%) Italian Language
8 25 (3.18%) Law
9 23 (2.93%) Marketing
10 22 (2.80%) Legal
11 12 (1.53%) Advertising
12 10 (1.27%) Games
13 9 (1.15%) Investment Banking
14 8 (1.02%) Front Office
15 7 (0.89%) Multimedia
16 6 (0.76%) Billing
16 6 (0.76%) Electronics
17 5 (0.64%) Local Government
18 3 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 247 (31.42%) Network Engineer
2 149 (18.96%) Architect
3 109 (13.87%) Solutions Architect
4 84 (10.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 73 (9.29%) Technical Architect
6 72 (9.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 67 (8.52%) Cisco Architect
8 62 (7.89%) Consultant
9 61 (7.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 56 (7.12%) Cisco Solutions Architect
11 55 (7.00%) Analyst
11 55 (7.00%) Support Engineer
12 51 (6.49%) Senior Network Engineer
13 46 (5.85%) Network Architect
13 46 (5.85%) Wireless Engineer
14 43 (5.47%) Project Engineer
14 43 (5.47%) Wireless Network Engineer
15 42 (5.34%) Security Engineer
16 37 (4.71%) Desktop Support
17 36 (4.58%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (5.09%) 802.1X
2 18 (2.29%) Middleware
3 9 (1.15%) .NET
3 9 (1.15%) HTML
4 6 (0.76%) Gherkin
4 6 (0.76%) JSON
4 6 (0.76%) XML
5 4 (0.51%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (0.51%) CSS
5 4 (0.51%) Kafka
5 4 (0.51%) LDAP
5 4 (0.51%) Spring
6 3 (0.38%) ModSecurity
7 2 (0.25%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.25%) COM
7 2 (0.25%) Web Services
7 2 (0.25%) WinForms
7 2 (0.25%) XML Messaging
8 1 (0.13%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 260 (33.08%) Data Centre
2 47 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (4.07%) Computer Science
4 28 (3.56%) Self-Motivation
5 24 (3.05%) Management Information System
6 18 (2.29%) Video Conferencing
7 17 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (2.16%) Mobile App
8 16 (2.04%) Blackberry
9 13 (1.65%) EMC VMAX
10 12 (1.53%) iPhone
11 11 (1.40%) User Experience
12 8 (1.02%) Hedge funds
13 7 (0.89%) Fintech
14 6 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
14 6 (0.76%) EPoS
14 6 (0.76%) Mobile Computing
15 5 (0.64%) Clustering
15 5 (0.64%) PKI
15 5 (0.64%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 191 (24.30%) Windows
2 77 (9.80%) Windows Server
3 76 (9.67%) Windows 7
4 61 (7.76%) Linux
5 53 (6.74%) Windows 10
6 37 (4.71%) Mac OS X
7 36 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (4.33%) Android
9 31 (3.94%) Unix
10 29 (3.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (1.53%) Windows 8
11 12 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (1.15%) Apple iOS
12 9 (1.15%) Mac OS X Server
12 9 (1.15%) Windows XP
13 7 (0.89%) Solaris
13 7 (0.89%) VMS
14 6 (0.76%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.64%) CentOS
15 5 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (17.94%) Presales
2 95 (12.09%) Network Design
3 85 (10.81%) ITIL
4 81 (10.31%) Problem-Solving
5 64 (8.14%) Network Management
6 61 (7.76%) Analytics
6 61 (7.76%) Technical Architecture
7 59 (7.51%) Network Monitoring
8 43 (5.47%) Network Architecture
9 40 (5.09%) Decision-Making
9 40 (5.09%) Incident Management
9 40 (5.09%) Time Management
10 39 (4.96%) Project Management
11 38 (4.83%) Network Load Balancing
12 33 (4.20%) Migration
13 31 (3.94%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (3.94%) High Availability
14 30 (3.82%) Collaborative Working
14 30 (3.82%) Penetration Testing
15 29 (3.69%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 69 (8.78%) Python
2 32 (4.07%) C
2 32 (4.07%) SQL
3 30 (3.82%) PowerShell
4 24 (3.05%) Perl
5 17 (2.16%) Java
5 17 (2.16%) Ruby
6 16 (2.04%) PHP
7 15 (1.91%) C++
8 14 (1.78%) JavaScript
8 14 (1.78%) Shell Script
9 9 (1.15%) Bash Shell
10 5 (0.64%) Objective-C
11 4 (0.51%) C#
12 3 (0.38%) Embedded C
12 3 (0.38%) Korn
13 2 (0.25%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.25%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.25%) VB
13 2 (0.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 349 (44.40%) Cisco Certification
2 255 (32.44%) CCNP
3 184 (23.41%) CCNA
4 140 (17.81%) Degree
5 123 (15.65%) CCIE
6 43 (5.47%) CCDP
7 32 (4.07%) CISSP
7 32 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (3.94%) CCIE Data Center
9 29 (3.69%) CCIE Service Provider
10 27 (3.44%) Computer Science Degree
11 25 (3.18%) CCSP
12 21 (2.67%) CCIE Routing and Switching
12 21 (2.67%) MCSE
13 19 (2.42%) CCDE
13 19 (2.42%) CCIE Security
13 19 (2.42%) CCVP
14 16 (2.04%) CREST Certified
14 16 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 15 (1.91%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.56%) PCI DSS
2 26 (3.31%) SLA
3 24 (3.05%) QA
4 18 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (2.16%) GDPR
6 12 (1.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 9 (1.15%) PMO
8 8 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 156 (19.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 122 (15.52%) Active Directory
3 31 (3.94%) Hyper-V
4 20 (2.54%) VMware Server
5 17 (2.16%) XenServer
6 13 (1.65%) Firmware
7 9 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (0.64%) VMware NSX
11 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.38%) pfSense
12 3 (0.38%) Snort
12 3 (0.38%) vSphere
12 3 (0.38%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.25%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.25%) XenApp
14 1 (0.13%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 48 (6.11%) Cisco Prime
2 39 (4.96%) Nagios
3 23 (2.93%) SCCM
4 18 (2.29%) Stealthwatch
5 15 (1.91%) WSUS
6 14 (1.78%) SolarWinds Orion
7 13 (1.65%) Cisco CUCM
8 12 (1.53%) Ansible
9 7 (0.89%) Cisco UCCX
9 7 (0.89%) Jamf Pro
10 6 (0.76%) Nessus
11 5 (0.64%) AirWatch
11 5 (0.64%) BladeLogic
11 5 (0.64%) Control-M
11 5 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 5 (0.64%) TrustSec
12 4 (0.51%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.51%) FortiGate
12 4 (0.51%) Grafana
12 4 (0.51%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 505 (64.25%) Cisco
2 198 (25.19%) VMware
3 186 (23.66%) F5
4 123 (15.65%) Juniper
5 115 (14.63%) Meraki
6 112 (14.25%) EMC
7 111 (14.12%) NetApp
8 106 (13.49%) Microsoft
9 105 (13.36%) Dell
10 94 (11.96%) SolarWinds
10 94 (11.96%) Splunk
11 87 (11.07%) HP
12 75 (9.54%) CheckPoint
13 72 (9.16%) Citrix
14 67 (8.52%) Palo Alto
15 40 (5.09%) Apple
16 38 (4.83%) Aruba
17 37 (4.71%) Fortinet
18 31 (3.94%) ServiceNow
19 29 (3.69%) Ruckus Wireless