Period
to 30 November 2021

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 30 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > London
6 months to
30 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 420 297 298
Rank change year-on-year -123 +1 +28
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 343 196 583
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.66% 0.91% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.59% 7.30% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 314 154 462
10th Percentile £28,500 £36,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £47,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +20.00% -9.09%
75th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £97,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +14.94% -8.42%

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 6,135 2,685 7,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.87% 12.40% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4,080 2,259 5,954
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% -
75th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 30 November 2021.

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 30 November 2021. 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 -15 70 £33,750 -55.00% 11
West London -86 9 £55,000 -21.43% 10
East London -21 6 £50,000 +75.44% 3
South London -29 6 £70,000 +33.33%
North London -15 2 £27,000 -
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 30 November 2021, 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.

1 119 (34.69%) Cisco
2 106 (30.90%) Firewall
3 101 (29.45%) WAN
4 100 (29.15%) Windows
5 91 (26.53%) LAN
6 86 (25.07%) Microsoft
7 82 (23.91%) Microsoft 365
8 80 (23.32%) Social Skills
9 73 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
10 65 (18.95%) Azure
11 64 (18.66%) TCP/IP
12 62 (18.08%) ITIL
13 55 (16.03%) Active Directory
14 54 (15.74%) CCNP
15 52 (15.16%) Telecoms
16 51 (14.87%) Degree
17 50 (14.58%) Windows 10
18 49 (14.29%) Finance
19 44 (12.83%) Microsoft Office
19 44 (12.83%) Windows Server
20 43 (12.54%) VPN
21 42 (12.24%) Internet
21 42 (12.24%) Network Design
22 40 (11.66%) VMware
23 38 (11.08%) Technical Leadership
24 36 (10.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
24 36 (10.50%) Windows 7
24 36 (10.50%) Video Conferencing
25 35 (10.20%) DNS
25 35 (10.20%) Linux

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 26 (7.58%) Apache Spark
2 10 (2.92%) MS Exchange
2 10 (2.92%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.29%) CMS
4 1 (0.29%) IIS
4 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 44 (12.83%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.29%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 82 (23.91%) Microsoft 365
2 65 (18.95%) Azure
3 23 (6.71%) AWS
4 22 (6.41%) Google Workspace
5 13 (3.79%) SaaS
6 11 (3.21%) IaaS
7 10 (2.92%) DigitalOcean
8 6 (1.75%) Cloudflare
9 5 (1.46%) Slack
10 4 (1.17%) AWS IoT
10 4 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.87%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.58%) GCP
13 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.29%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 1 (0.29%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.29%) Miro
13 1 (0.29%) PaaS
13 1 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 106 (30.90%) Firewall
2 101 (29.45%) WAN
3 91 (26.53%) LAN
4 64 (18.66%) TCP/IP
5 43 (12.54%) VPN
6 42 (12.24%) Internet
7 35 (10.20%) DNS
8 34 (9.91%) Cisco IOS
9 30 (8.75%) Wi-Fi
10 27 (7.87%) DHCP
10 27 (7.87%) IPsec
11 25 (7.29%) Network Security
12 23 (6.71%) VoIP
13 21 (6.12%) IP Telephony
14 19 (5.54%) BGP
15 18 (5.25%) SNMP
16 17 (4.96%) Cisco Nexus
17 16 (4.66%) MPLS
18 15 (4.37%) Cisco ASA
19 14 (4.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.58%) Apache Hive
1 26 (7.58%) Big Data
1 26 (7.58%) Data Lake
1 26 (7.58%) Hadoop
1 26 (7.58%) HBase
2 11 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (2.62%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.58%) DB2
6 1 (0.29%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.17%) Burp Suite
1 4 (1.17%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.29%) JIRA
General
1 80 (23.32%) Social Skills
2 52 (15.16%) Telecoms
3 49 (14.29%) Finance
4 27 (7.87%) Banking
5 20 (5.83%) Public Sector
6 17 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (4.96%) Legal
7 15 (4.37%) Law
8 11 (3.21%) Financial Institution
9 10 (2.92%) Advertising
10 9 (2.62%) Marketing
11 6 (1.75%) Retail
12 5 (1.46%) Documentation Skills
13 4 (1.17%) Manufacturing
13 4 (1.17%) Presentation Skills
14 3 (0.87%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 2 (0.58%) Front Office
15 2 (0.58%) Influencing Skills
15 2 (0.58%) Organisational Skills
16 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 77 (22.45%) Network Engineer
2 42 (12.24%) Analyst
3 32 (9.33%) IT Engineer
4 30 (8.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 25 (7.29%) Architect
5 25 (7.29%) IT Support
5 25 (7.29%) Support Technician
6 24 (7.00%) Support Engineer
7 23 (6.71%) Senior Network Engineer
8 18 (5.25%) Desktop Support
9 17 (4.96%) Big Data Architect
9 17 (4.96%) Data Architect
10 16 (4.66%) Desktop Support Technician
10 16 (4.66%) Desktop Technician
11 14 (4.08%) IT Support Engineer
12 13 (3.79%) Technical Leader
13 11 (3.21%) Linux Engineer
13 11 (3.21%) Senior Linux Engineer
13 11 (3.21%) Wireless Engineer
14 10 (2.92%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.21%) 802.1X
1 11 (3.21%) Yocto
2 10 (2.92%) Node.js
2 10 (2.92%) RabbitMQ
2 10 (2.92%) React
2 10 (2.92%) React Native
2 10 (2.92%) Redux
3 3 (0.87%) Web Services
4 1 (0.29%) Flash
4 1 (0.29%) Keras
4 1 (0.29%) LDAP
4 1 (0.29%) PyTorch
4 1 (0.29%) SAML
4 1 (0.29%) TensorFlow
4 1 (0.29%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 36 (10.50%) Video Conferencing
2 26 (7.58%) Data Centre
3 24 (7.00%) Management Information System
4 22 (6.41%) iPad
5 20 (5.83%) Self-Motivation
6 18 (5.25%) Blackberry
6 18 (5.25%) iPhone
7 11 (3.21%) Cloud Native
7 11 (3.21%) Hedge funds
7 11 (3.21%) Home Automation
7 11 (3.21%) Internet of Things
8 9 (2.62%) Analytical Mindset
8 9 (2.62%) CCTV
9 8 (2.33%) Mobile App
10 7 (2.04%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (1.46%) Cyberattack
12 5 (1.46%) Security Operations Centre
13 4 (1.17%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.87%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 100 (29.15%) Windows
2 50 (14.58%) Windows 10
3 44 (12.83%) Windows Server
4 36 (10.50%) Windows 7
5 35 (10.20%) Linux
6 29 (8.45%) Mac OS X
7 24 (7.00%) Windows Server 2016
8 21 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (5.83%) Android
10 16 (4.66%) Windows 8
11 11 (3.21%) Embedded Linux
11 11 (3.21%) Windows Server 2019
12 6 (1.75%) Mac OS
13 4 (1.17%) Kali Linux
14 3 (0.87%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.87%) Unix
15 2 (0.58%) AIX
15 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.58%) zOS
16 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (18.08%) ITIL
2 42 (12.24%) Network Design
3 38 (11.08%) Technical Leadership
4 36 (10.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 33 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
5 33 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (7.58%) Asset Management
7 24 (7.00%) Change Management
8 21 (6.12%) Cybersecurity
8 21 (6.12%) Software Architecture
8 21 (6.12%) Software Engineering
9 20 (5.83%) Migration
9 20 (5.83%) Network Management
10 19 (5.54%) Disaster Recovery
10 19 (5.54%) Information Security
10 19 (5.54%) Project Management
11 18 (5.25%) Proactive Management
11 18 (5.25%) Service Delivery
12 17 (4.96%) Mentoring
13 16 (4.66%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 16 (4.66%) C++
2 14 (4.08%) Python
3 10 (2.92%) JavaScript
3 10 (2.92%) SQL
3 10 (2.92%) TypeScript
4 7 (2.04%) PowerShell
5 6 (1.75%) C
6 1 (0.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 73 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (15.74%) CCNP
3 51 (14.87%) Degree
4 31 (9.04%) CCNA
5 18 (5.25%) Computer Science Degree
6 17 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (3.50%) CCDP
7 12 (3.50%) CCIE
7 12 (3.50%) MCP
8 10 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (2.04%) CCIE Service Provider
10 6 (1.75%) CISM
10 6 (1.75%) CISSP
10 6 (1.75%) CREST Certified
10 6 (1.75%) CWNA
10 6 (1.75%) JNCIA
10 6 (1.75%) MCITP
10 6 (1.75%) MCSE
10 6 (1.75%) MCTS
10 6 (1.75%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.25%) GDPR
2 15 (4.37%) SLA
3 10 (2.92%) NIST
3 10 (2.92%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.04%) NCSC
5 6 (1.75%) QA
6 2 (0.58%) PMO
7 1 (0.29%) Accessibility
7 1 (0.29%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.29%) ISO 31000
7 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 55 (16.03%) Active Directory
2 23 (6.71%) Docker
2 23 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.37%) Firmware
4 12 (3.50%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (2.92%) XenApp
6 7 (2.04%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.17%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.58%) vSphere
9 1 (0.29%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.29%) OpenIDM
9 1 (0.29%) pfSense
9 1 (0.29%) RACF
9 1 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (6.12%) Microsoft Intune
2 14 (4.08%) Ansible
3 11 (3.21%) Single Sign-On
4 8 (2.33%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (1.75%) SCCM
6 5 (1.46%) AirWatch
6 5 (1.46%) Nmap
7 4 (1.17%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (1.17%) Nessus
7 4 (1.17%) Stealthwatch
8 3 (0.87%) Jamf Pro
8 3 (0.87%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.58%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.58%) PaperCut
9 2 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.58%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.58%) WSUS
10 1 (0.29%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 1 (0.29%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 119 (34.69%) Cisco
2 86 (25.07%) Microsoft
3 40 (11.66%) VMware
4 33 (9.62%) Meraki
5 32 (9.33%) Apple
6 26 (7.58%) Databricks
7 24 (7.00%) Aruba
8 23 (6.71%) Palo Alto
9 17 (4.96%) Citrix
10 16 (4.66%) F5
10 16 (4.66%) ServiceNow
11 14 (4.08%) Google
12 13 (3.79%) Ruckus Wireless
13 12 (3.50%) Juniper
14 9 (2.62%) CheckPoint
14 9 (2.62%) SolarWinds
15 8 (2.33%) iManage
15 8 (2.33%) RightFax
16 7 (2.04%) Arista
16 7 (2.04%) Mitel