Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > London
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 307 269 290
Rank change year-on-year -38 +21 -33
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 713 846 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.02% 1.21% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.19% 7.70% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 566 714 803
London median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £78,375 £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 9,915 10,993 13,462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.19% 15.75% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8,298 9,351 11,401
London median annual salary £55,000 £54,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.38% +8.50% +4.17%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £80,000
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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -49 125 £50,000 -9.09% 23
West London -23 71 £40,000 +5.26% 18
East London +42 43 £65,000 +62.50% 10
North London +5 8 £55,750 +59.29%
South London -47 1 £25,000 -52.38% 2
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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.

1 409 (57.36%) Cisco
2 286 (40.11%) Firewall
3 275 (38.57%) Cisco Certification
4 251 (35.20%) WAN
5 210 (29.45%) Data Centre
6 201 (28.19%) Finance
7 197 (27.63%) CCNP
8 195 (27.35%) LAN
9 191 (26.79%) Windows
10 186 (26.09%) Microsoft
11 153 (21.46%) VPN
12 150 (21.04%) CCIE
13 149 (20.90%) MPLS
14 147 (20.62%) VMware
15 143 (20.06%) Network Security
16 141 (19.78%) Unified Communications
17 135 (18.93%) Palo Alto
17 135 (18.93%) VoIP
18 127 (17.81%) Degree
19 126 (17.67%) Active Directory
20 125 (17.53%) BGP
21 115 (16.13%) OSPF
22 113 (15.85%) CCNA
23 112 (15.71%) Presales
23 112 (15.71%) F5
24 110 (15.43%) Banking
25 106 (14.87%) VMware Infrastructure
26 104 (14.59%) Cisco Nexus
26 104 (14.59%) ITIL
27 100 (14.03%) IPsec

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 57 (7.99%) CMS
2 55 (7.71%) Skype for Business
3 40 (5.61%) MS Exchange
4 26 (3.65%) SharePoint
5 11 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (1.26%) IIS
8 6 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.42%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.14%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.14%) Confluence
11 1 (0.14%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 57 (7.99%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (3.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 25 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
4 23 (3.23%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.98%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 73 (10.24%) Office 365
2 57 (7.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (2.38%) SaaS
5 12 (1.68%) IaaS
5 12 (1.68%) PaaS
6 7 (0.98%) Slack
6 7 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.42%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.14%) Akamai
9 1 (0.14%) Firebase
9 1 (0.14%) G Suite
9 1 (0.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 286 (40.11%) Firewall
2 251 (35.20%) WAN
3 195 (27.35%) LAN
4 153 (21.46%) VPN
5 149 (20.90%) MPLS
6 143 (20.06%) Network Security
7 141 (19.78%) Unified Communications
8 135 (18.93%) VoIP
9 125 (17.53%) BGP
10 115 (16.13%) OSPF
11 104 (14.59%) Cisco Nexus
12 100 (14.03%) IPsec
13 95 (13.32%) DNS
14 91 (12.76%) TCP/IP
15 89 (12.48%) EIGRP
16 87 (12.20%) Cisco IOS
17 77 (10.80%) DHCP
18 76 (10.66%) Cisco Wireless
19 57 (7.99%) Internet
19 57 (7.99%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (6.73%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.65%) Big Data
3 15 (2.10%) OLTP
4 5 (0.70%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.28%) MySQL
8 1 (0.14%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.14%) Redis
8 1 (0.14%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (2.10%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (0.70%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.70%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.56%) AppScan
5 4 (0.56%) Burp Suite
5 4 (0.56%) JIRA
5 4 (0.56%) Metasploit
5 4 (0.56%) Paros
6 3 (0.42%) Subversion
7 2 (0.28%) WebScarab
8 1 (0.14%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.14%) Liquibase
8 1 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 201 (28.19%) Finance
2 110 (15.43%) Banking
3 57 (7.99%) Retail
4 56 (7.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 55 (7.71%) Telecoms
6 46 (6.45%) Manufacturing
7 29 (4.07%) Investment Banking
7 29 (4.07%) Law
8 17 (2.38%) Legal
9 15 (2.10%) Electronics
9 15 (2.10%) Marketing
9 15 (2.10%) Publishing
10 12 (1.68%) Back Office
11 11 (1.54%) Financial Institution
12 8 (1.12%) German Language
12 8 (1.12%) Italian Language
13 7 (0.98%) Games
14 6 (0.84%) Front Office
15 5 (0.70%) Automotive
15 5 (0.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 165 (23.14%) Network Engineer
2 97 (13.60%) Architect
3 73 (10.24%) Consultant
4 67 (9.40%) Support Engineer
5 62 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
6 52 (7.29%) Analyst
7 49 (6.87%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 44 (6.17%) Senior Network Engineer
9 43 (6.03%) Solutions Architect
10 37 (5.19%) Team Leader
11 34 (4.77%) Desktop Support
12 32 (4.49%) IT Support
13 31 (4.35%) Support Analyst
14 29 (4.07%) Cisco Architect
15 28 (3.93%) Network Manager
15 28 (3.93%) Network Team Leader
15 28 (3.93%) Presales Consultant
16 27 (3.79%) Network Operations Team Leader
16 27 (3.79%) Operations Team Leader
17 25 (3.51%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (9.68%) XMPP
2 28 (3.93%) .NET
2 28 (3.93%) 802.1X
3 16 (2.24%) COM
4 15 (2.10%) ASP.NET
4 15 (2.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (2.10%) WinForms
5 7 (0.98%) Middleware
5 7 (0.98%) REST
5 7 (0.98%) XML
6 6 (0.84%) Web Services
7 5 (0.70%) JSON
8 4 (0.56%) HTML
9 3 (0.42%) CGI
9 3 (0.42%) CSS
10 2 (0.28%) LDAP
11 1 (0.14%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.14%) Node.js
11 1 (0.14%) RESTful
11 1 (0.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 210 (29.45%) Data Centre
2 60 (8.42%) Clustering
3 44 (6.17%) Computer Science
4 36 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (4.49%) Management Information System
6 29 (4.07%) Video Conferencing
7 18 (2.52%) iPhone
7 18 (2.52%) Smartphone
8 17 (2.38%) Blackberry
9 15 (2.10%) PDA
10 14 (1.96%) Mobile App
11 13 (1.82%) Taxonomies
12 12 (1.68%) Public Cloud
12 12 (1.68%) Virtual Team
13 11 (1.54%) Life Science
13 11 (1.54%) STB
14 10 (1.40%) Internet of Things
14 10 (1.40%) iPad
14 10 (1.40%) PKI
14 10 (1.40%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 191 (26.79%) Windows
2 65 (9.12%) Windows Server
3 64 (8.98%) Windows 7
4 57 (7.99%) Linux
5 52 (7.29%) Windows 10
6 35 (4.91%) Android
7 28 (3.93%) Windows 8
8 26 (3.65%) Mac OS X
8 26 (3.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (2.81%) Unix
11 16 (2.24%) Apple iOS
12 15 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (1.82%) Windows XP
14 9 (1.26%) CentOS
14 9 (1.26%) Debian
14 9 (1.26%) Mac OS
14 9 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (1.26%) Ubuntu
15 8 (1.12%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (15.71%) Presales
2 104 (14.59%) ITIL
3 68 (9.54%) Network Design
4 65 (9.12%) Mentoring
5 51 (7.15%) Line Management
5 51 (7.15%) Migration
6 44 (6.17%) Project Management
7 40 (5.61%) Penetration Testing
8 39 (5.47%) Disaster Recovery
8 39 (5.47%) Service Management
9 36 (5.05%) Service Delivery
10 32 (4.49%) Asset Management
10 32 (4.49%) Network Management
11 31 (4.35%) Analytics
12 30 (4.21%) Time Management
13 29 (4.07%) Business Development
14 28 (3.93%) Change Management
14 28 (3.93%) Network Monitoring
15 26 (3.65%) Network Virtualisation
16 25 (3.51%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (4.77%) SQL
2 32 (4.49%) C++
3 29 (4.07%) Java
4 27 (3.79%) Python
5 21 (2.95%) C
5 21 (2.95%) C#
6 19 (2.66%) JavaScript
6 19 (2.66%) PowerShell
7 14 (1.96%) VB
7 14 (1.96%) VB6
8 9 (1.26%) Bash Shell
9 8 (1.12%) Ruby
10 7 (0.98%) Embedded C
10 7 (0.98%) MATLAB
11 5 (0.70%) Embedded C++
12 4 (0.56%) Perl
12 4 (0.56%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.28%) PHP
14 1 (0.14%) VBScript
14 1 (0.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 275 (38.57%) Cisco Certification
2 197 (27.63%) CCNP
3 150 (21.04%) CCIE
4 127 (17.81%) Degree
5 113 (15.85%) CCNA
6 60 (8.42%) CCVP
7 40 (5.61%) CCDP
8 38 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
9 33 (4.63%) Computer Science Degree
10 30 (4.21%) CCDE
11 27 (3.79%) CISSP
12 26 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
13 25 (3.51%) CREST Certified
14 24 (3.37%) MCSE
15 23 (3.23%) CCNP Voice
16 20 (2.81%) SC Cleared
16 20 (2.81%) Security Cleared
17 18 (2.52%) JNCIE
18 17 (2.38%) JNCIP
19 16 (2.24%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.33%) SLA
2 23 (3.23%) PCI DSS
3 21 (2.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.40%) QA
5 9 (1.26%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (0.70%) PMO
7 4 (0.56%) GDPR
7 4 (0.56%) HIPAA
7 4 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 3 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 126 (17.67%) Active Directory
2 106 (14.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (3.37%) XenApp
4 19 (2.66%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (2.38%) Hyper-V
6 13 (1.82%) vSphere
6 13 (1.82%) XenDesktop
7 9 (1.26%) Firmware
8 8 (1.12%) Terminal Services
9 7 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
9 7 (0.98%) XenServer
10 6 (0.84%) pfSense
10 6 (0.84%) Snort
10 6 (0.84%) VMware NSX
10 6 (0.84%) Xen
11 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.28%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.14%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 69 (9.68%) Cisco CUCM
2 63 (8.84%) Cisco UCCX
3 57 (7.99%) Cisco UCCE
4 40 (5.61%) SCCM
5 15 (2.10%) Nessus
6 14 (1.96%) FortiGate
7 12 (1.68%) Nagios
8 10 (1.40%) Puppet
9 9 (1.26%) QRadar
10 8 (1.12%) Cacti
10 8 (1.12%) WSUS
11 7 (0.98%) Cisco Prime
11 7 (0.98%) SolarWinds Orion
12 6 (0.84%) Backup Exec
12 6 (0.84%) OpenVAS
12 6 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (0.84%) OSSEC
13 5 (0.70%) OpenView
14 4 (0.56%) Ansible
14 4 (0.56%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 409 (57.36%) Cisco
2 186 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 147 (20.62%) VMware
4 135 (18.93%) Palo Alto
5 112 (15.71%) F5
6 90 (12.62%) Juniper
7 86 (12.06%) Dell
8 82 (11.50%) Citrix
9 72 (10.10%) HP
10 68 (9.54%) Meraki
11 66 (9.26%) CheckPoint
12 65 (9.12%) EMC
13 58 (8.13%) Splunk
14 56 (7.85%) NetApp
15 49 (6.87%) Riverbed
16 43 (6.03%) Aruba
17 32 (4.49%) Fortinet
18 31 (4.35%) Avaya
19 25 (3.51%) SolarWinds
20 24 (3.37%) Brocade