Period
to 17 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 316 286 293
Rank change year-on-year -30 +7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 766 889 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.01% 1.17% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.00% 7.33% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 636 767 889
London median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £26,450
90th Percentile £83,750 £78,750 £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 10944 12127 14270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.49% 15.94% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8923 10378 12092
London median annual salary £54,500 £53,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.83% +6.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £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 17 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 17 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 -3 131 £47,500 -13.64% 7
West London -18 69 £42,500 +11.37% 1
East London +11 21 £65,000 +26.83% 10
North London +14 11 £62,500 +78.57%
South London -45 7 £45,000 -14.29%
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 17 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.

1 426 (55.61%) Cisco
2 346 (45.17%) Firewall
3 318 (41.51%) Cisco Certification
4 278 (36.29%) WAN
5 243 (31.72%) CCNP
6 241 (31.46%) Windows
7 228 (29.77%) Microsoft
8 227 (29.63%) LAN
9 223 (29.11%) VPN
10 194 (25.33%) Finance
11 171 (22.32%) Data Centre
12 169 (22.06%) Active Directory
13 167 (21.80%) BGP
13 167 (21.80%) Palo Alto
14 166 (21.67%) MPLS
15 162 (21.15%) CCIE
16 156 (20.37%) VoIP
16 156 (20.37%) Network Security
17 153 (19.97%) OSPF
18 148 (19.32%) Cisco Nexus
19 141 (18.41%) DNS
20 130 (16.97%) IPsec
21 124 (16.19%) Banking
22 123 (16.06%) Juniper
23 120 (15.67%) DHCP
24 119 (15.54%) VMware
25 118 (15.40%) TCP/IP
26 114 (14.88%) CCNA
27 110 (14.36%) CheckPoint
28 109 (14.23%) 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 67 (8.75%) MS Exchange
2 63 (8.22%) Skype for Business
3 59 (7.70%) CMS
4 30 (3.92%) SharePoint
5 21 (2.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 14 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (1.31%) IIS
9 9 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.39%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.13%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.13%) Confluence
14 1 (0.13%) IBM Domino
14 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 61 (7.96%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (4.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (2.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (2.35%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
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 94 (12.27%) Office 365
2 71 (9.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (2.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 10 (1.31%) SaaS
6 9 (1.17%) IaaS
6 9 (1.17%) Slack
7 7 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.39%) Akamai
9 3 (0.39%) 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
1 346 (45.17%) Firewall
2 278 (36.29%) WAN
3 227 (29.63%) LAN
4 223 (29.11%) VPN
5 167 (21.80%) BGP
6 166 (21.67%) MPLS
7 156 (20.37%) Network Security
7 156 (20.37%) VoIP
8 153 (19.97%) OSPF
9 148 (19.32%) Cisco Nexus
10 141 (18.41%) DNS
11 130 (16.97%) IPsec
12 120 (15.67%) DHCP
13 118 (15.40%) TCP/IP
14 108 (14.10%) Unified Communications
15 106 (13.84%) EIGRP
16 94 (12.27%) Cisco IOS
17 90 (11.75%) Cisco ASA
18 87 (11.36%) Cisco Wireless
19 81 (10.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (6.01%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.61%) OLTP
3 4 (0.52%) Big Data
3 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (0.39%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.26%) Blockchain
5 2 (0.26%) MySQL
5 2 (0.26%) Redis
5 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.13%) GIS
6 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 22 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (2.61%) Oracle Forms
3 13 (1.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 11 (1.44%) Metasploit
5 8 (1.04%) AppScan
5 8 (1.04%) Paros
6 6 (0.78%) JIRA
7 5 (0.65%) Burp Suite
7 5 (0.65%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.52%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.39%) Android Studio
9 3 (0.39%) WebScarab
10 2 (0.26%) Liquibase
10 2 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 194 (25.33%) Finance
2 124 (16.19%) Banking
3 63 (8.22%) Telecoms
4 31 (4.05%) Investment Banking
5 26 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 22 (2.87%) Retail
7 21 (2.74%) Law
8 16 (2.09%) Publishing
9 13 (1.70%) Back Office
9 13 (1.70%) Electronics
10 12 (1.57%) Financial Institution
11 11 (1.44%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.78%) Games
12 6 (0.78%) Legal
12 6 (0.78%) Marketing
13 5 (0.65%) Front Office
13 5 (0.65%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.52%) Mandarin Language
15 3 (0.39%) Advertising
15 3 (0.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 218 (28.46%) Network Engineer
2 77 (10.05%) Cisco Engineer
3 76 (9.92%) Support Engineer
4 72 (9.40%) Senior Network Engineer
5 65 (8.49%) Architect
6 62 (8.09%) Analyst
6 62 (8.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 56 (7.31%) Consultant
8 46 (6.01%) Team Leader
9 44 (5.74%) Desktop Support
10 32 (4.18%) Security Engineer
11 30 (3.92%) IT Support
11 30 (3.92%) Network Manager
11 30 (3.92%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 29 (3.79%) Network Team Leader
12 29 (3.79%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
13 28 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 28 (3.66%) Network Security Engineer
13 28 (3.66%) Support Analyst
14 27 (3.52%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (10.84%) XMPP
2 38 (4.96%) 802.1X
3 36 (4.70%) .NET
4 21 (2.74%) COM
5 20 (2.61%) ASP.NET
5 20 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (2.61%) WinForms
6 15 (1.96%) XML
7 12 (1.57%) Web Services
8 9 (1.17%) CGI
8 9 (1.17%) HTML
8 9 (1.17%) JSON
9 7 (0.91%) REST
10 4 (0.52%) FIX Protocol
11 3 (0.39%) CSS
11 3 (0.39%) Middleware
11 3 (0.39%) Velocity
12 2 (0.26%) Android SDK
12 2 (0.26%) LAMP
13 1 (0.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 171 (22.32%) Data Centre
2 60 (7.83%) Clustering
3 48 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (5.48%) Video Conferencing
5 34 (4.44%) Computer Science
6 28 (3.66%) Management Information System
7 21 (2.74%) Blackberry
8 20 (2.61%) PDA
9 16 (2.09%) Hedge funds
10 13 (1.70%) Internet of Things
10 13 (1.70%) PKI
10 13 (1.70%) Public Cloud
11 11 (1.44%) Driving Licence
11 11 (1.44%) iPad
11 11 (1.44%) iPhone
11 11 (1.44%) Life Science
11 11 (1.44%) Smartphone
11 11 (1.44%) Virtual Team
12 9 (1.17%) Enterprise Storage
12 9 (1.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 241 (31.46%) Windows
2 84 (10.97%) Windows 7
3 82 (10.70%) Windows Server
4 73 (9.53%) Linux
5 66 (8.62%) Windows 10
6 40 (5.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (4.31%) Windows 8
8 29 (3.79%) Unix
9 27 (3.52%) Android
9 27 (3.52%) Mac OS X
10 24 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (1.96%) Windows XP
13 14 (1.83%) Kali Linux
14 13 (1.70%) Apple iOS
15 11 (1.44%) Mac OS
15 11 (1.44%) Windows Vista
16 10 (1.31%) CentOS
16 10 (1.31%) Debian
17 8 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (13.19%) ITIL
2 78 (10.18%) Presales
3 59 (7.70%) Network Design
4 57 (7.44%) Network Management
5 56 (7.31%) Mentoring
6 52 (6.79%) Network Monitoring
7 49 (6.40%) Line Management
8 45 (5.87%) Migration
9 41 (5.35%) Penetration Testing
10 39 (5.09%) Change Management
11 38 (4.96%) Project Management
12 36 (4.70%) Service Management
13 35 (4.57%) Kalman Filter
14 34 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
15 33 (4.31%) SIEM
16 32 (4.18%) Service Delivery
17 30 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
18 29 (3.79%) Incident Management
18 29 (3.79%) Load Balancing
18 29 (3.79%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 49 (6.40%) SQL
2 36 (4.70%) Java
3 35 (4.57%) Python
4 32 (4.18%) C#
4 32 (4.18%) C++
5 30 (3.92%) JavaScript
6 26 (3.39%) PowerShell
7 18 (2.35%) VB
7 18 (2.35%) VB6
8 16 (2.09%) C
9 10 (1.31%) Perl
9 10 (1.31%) PL/SQL
10 9 (1.17%) Bash Shell
11 8 (1.04%) Ruby
12 5 (0.65%) C-shell
12 5 (0.65%) Korn
13 4 (0.52%) Embedded C
13 4 (0.52%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.39%) Embedded C++
15 2 (0.26%) R
Qualifications
1 318 (41.51%) Cisco Certification
2 243 (31.72%) CCNP
3 162 (21.15%) CCIE
4 114 (14.88%) CCNA
5 100 (13.05%) Degree
6 70 (9.14%) CCVP
7 37 (4.83%) CCNP Voice
8 33 (4.31%) CISSP
8 33 (4.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 26 (3.39%) CEH
10 24 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
11 23 (3.00%) MCSE
12 20 (2.61%) CCDP
12 20 (2.61%) CCSA
13 19 (2.48%) CCDE
13 19 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
14 18 (2.35%) SC Cleared
14 18 (2.35%) Security Cleared
15 17 (2.22%) CREST Certified
16 15 (1.96%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.83%) SLA
2 28 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (3.66%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 10 (1.31%) Cyber Essentials
5 7 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.78%) HIPAA
7 5 (0.65%) QA
8 3 (0.39%) GDPR
9 1 (0.13%) PMO
System Software
1 169 (22.06%) Active Directory
2 80 (10.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (5.87%) XenApp
4 23 (3.00%) XenDesktop
5 22 (2.87%) Hyper-V
6 18 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (2.09%) vSphere
8 11 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (1.17%) Firmware
10 8 (1.04%) Xen
11 7 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
11 7 (0.91%) XenServer
12 6 (0.78%) Terminal Services
12 6 (0.78%) VMware NSX
13 5 (0.65%) pfSense
14 4 (0.52%) Snort
14 4 (0.52%) VMware Server
15 3 (0.39%) KVM
16 2 (0.26%) BitLocker
16 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 83 (10.84%) Cisco CUCM
2 79 (10.31%) Cisco UCCX
3 66 (8.62%) Cisco UCCE
4 55 (7.18%) SCCM
5 22 (2.87%) FortiGate
6 20 (2.61%) Cisco Prime
7 18 (2.35%) Backup Exec
7 18 (2.35%) Nagios
8 17 (2.22%) Nessus
9 15 (1.96%) SolarWinds Orion
10 13 (1.70%) Puppet
11 12 (1.57%) WSUS
12 10 (1.31%) Norton AntiVirus
13 9 (1.17%) Nmap
14 8 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
15 6 (0.78%) Cacti
15 6 (0.78%) Nexpose
15 6 (0.78%) QRadar
16 5 (0.65%) HP Fortify
16 5 (0.65%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 426 (55.61%) Cisco
2 228 (29.77%) Microsoft
3 167 (21.80%) Palo Alto
4 123 (16.06%) Juniper
5 119 (15.54%) VMware
6 110 (14.36%) CheckPoint
7 109 (14.23%) Citrix
8 91 (11.88%) F5
9 83 (10.84%) HP
10 64 (8.36%) Riverbed
11 63 (8.22%) Meraki
12 58 (7.57%) Aruba
13 57 (7.44%) Dell
14 42 (5.48%) SolarWinds
15 33 (4.31%) NICE Systems
16 31 (4.05%) Fortinet
16 31 (4.05%) Symantec
17 29 (3.79%) EMC
18 27 (3.52%) Avaya
19 26 (3.39%) Reuters