Period
to 25 March 2019

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 25 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > London
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 333 303 270
Rank change year-on-year -30 -33 +37
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 562 736 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.92% 1.07% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.05% 7.33% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 442 575 747
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -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 7,977 10,038 10,893
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.03% 14.54% 15.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6,500 8,399 9,207
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £29,650 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

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 25 March 2019.

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 25 March 2019. 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 +16 118 £50,000 -4.76% 5
West London -14 28 £55,000 +57.14% 3
East London -8 14 £51,000 +2.00% 1
South London +7 11 £47,500 +72.73% 1
North London +26 8 £36,500 -14.12% 2
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, 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.

1 347 (61.74%) Cisco
2 288 (51.25%) Firewall
3 258 (45.91%) Cisco Certification
4 223 (39.68%) WAN
5 192 (34.16%) CCNP
6 184 (32.74%) LAN
7 165 (29.36%) Finance
8 151 (26.87%) Microsoft
9 149 (26.51%) Palo Alto
10 144 (25.62%) Windows
11 141 (25.09%) CCNA
12 126 (22.42%) Data Centre
13 122 (21.71%) Active Directory
14 118 (21.00%) MPLS
15 112 (19.93%) VoIP
16 111 (19.75%) BGP
16 111 (19.75%) Network Security
17 110 (19.57%) CheckPoint
18 108 (19.22%) OSPF
18 108 (19.22%) Cisco Nexus
19 104 (18.51%) CCIE
20 98 (17.44%) Unified Communications
21 97 (17.26%) VPN
22 85 (15.12%) ITIL
23 83 (14.77%) Microsoft Azure
24 80 (14.23%) Cisco Wireless
25 79 (14.06%) Office 365
25 79 (14.06%) TCP/IP
26 77 (13.70%) VMware
27 73 (12.99%) Python

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 38 (6.76%) SharePoint
2 37 (6.58%) Skype for Business
3 29 (5.16%) CMS
4 28 (4.98%) IIS
4 28 (4.98%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (1.07%) OpenStack
6 5 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (0.89%) SAS
7 4 (0.71%) Apache
8 3 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.53%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 42 (7.47%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.42%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.07%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 83 (14.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 79 (14.06%) Office 365
3 67 (11.92%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (4.27%) IaaS
5 21 (3.74%) PaaS
6 8 (1.42%) Mimecast
7 6 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.89%) SaaS
9 4 (0.71%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.53%) Yammer
11 2 (0.36%) Route 53
11 2 (0.36%) Serverless
12 1 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.18%) Cloudflare
12 1 (0.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 288 (51.25%) Firewall
2 223 (39.68%) WAN
3 184 (32.74%) LAN
4 118 (21.00%) MPLS
5 112 (19.93%) VoIP
6 111 (19.75%) BGP
6 111 (19.75%) Network Security
7 108 (19.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 108 (19.22%) OSPF
8 98 (17.44%) Unified Communications
9 97 (17.26%) VPN
10 80 (14.23%) Cisco Wireless
11 79 (14.06%) TCP/IP
12 73 (12.99%) Cisco ASA
13 70 (12.46%) DNS
14 64 (11.39%) DHCP
15 62 (11.03%) EIGRP
15 62 (11.03%) Internet
16 50 (8.90%) Wi-Fi
17 45 (8.01%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.71%) Big Data
3 3 (0.53%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.36%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.18%) Power BI
5 1 (0.18%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (2.14%) Burp Suite
2 10 (1.78%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.60%) Metasploit
4 7 (1.25%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.71%) AppScan
5 4 (0.71%) Paros
6 3 (0.53%) JIRA
6 3 (0.53%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (0.53%) WebScarab
7 2 (0.36%) Maven
8 1 (0.18%) FishEye
8 1 (0.18%) FogBugz
8 1 (0.18%) Hudson
8 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 165 (29.36%) Finance
2 70 (12.46%) Banking
3 32 (5.69%) Retail
3 32 (5.69%) Telecoms
4 28 (4.98%) Advertising
5 20 (3.56%) Front Office
6 17 (3.02%) Electronics
7 14 (2.49%) Manufacturing
8 12 (2.14%) Back Office
8 12 (2.14%) Multimedia
9 11 (1.96%) Legal
10 8 (1.42%) Law
11 7 (1.25%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.71%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.53%) Billing
14 2 (0.36%) Marketing
15 1 (0.18%) Games
15 1 (0.18%) Local Government
15 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 171 (30.43%) Network Engineer
2 66 (11.74%) Cisco Engineer
3 50 (8.90%) Architect
4 46 (8.19%) Analyst
4 46 (8.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 45 (8.01%) Consultant
6 33 (5.87%) Network Architect
7 32 (5.69%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 32 (5.69%) Support Engineer
7 32 (5.69%) Voice Engineer
8 28 (4.98%) Senior Network Engineer
9 26 (4.63%) Support Analyst
10 24 (4.27%) Network Consultant
11 23 (4.09%) IT Support
12 22 (3.91%) Desktop Support
12 22 (3.91%) Network Support
13 20 (3.56%) Penetration Tester
13 20 (3.56%) Tester
14 19 (3.38%) Network Communications Engineer
14 19 (3.38%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (6.76%) XMPP
2 21 (3.74%) .NET
3 20 (3.56%) 802.1X
4 6 (1.07%) JSON
4 6 (1.07%) Software Packaging
5 5 (0.89%) HTML
5 5 (0.89%) XML
6 4 (0.71%) CGI
6 4 (0.71%) Spring
7 3 (0.53%) LAMP
7 3 (0.53%) Node.js
7 3 (0.53%) Regular Expression
7 3 (0.53%) Web Services
7 3 (0.53%) YAML
8 2 (0.36%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.36%) Kafka
8 2 (0.36%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.18%) WCF
9 1 (0.18%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 126 (22.42%) Data Centre
2 49 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (6.58%) Video Conferencing
4 33 (5.87%) Management Information System
5 24 (4.27%) Clustering
6 22 (3.91%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (2.67%) iPhone
8 14 (2.49%) Embedded Systems
9 13 (2.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 13 (2.31%) Wiki
10 12 (2.14%) Mobile App
11 11 (1.96%) Smartphone
12 10 (1.78%) Security Operations Centre
13 9 (1.60%) Virtual Team
14 7 (1.25%) Fat Client
14 7 (1.25%) Thin Client
15 6 (1.07%) Blackberry
15 6 (1.07%) CLARiiON
15 6 (1.07%) Smart Home
16 5 (0.89%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 144 (25.62%) Windows
2 63 (11.21%) Windows Server
3 38 (6.76%) Windows 7
4 33 (5.87%) Linux
5 27 (4.80%) Windows 10
6 22 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (3.74%) Apple iOS
7 21 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (3.02%) Android
8 17 (3.02%) Mac OS X
9 12 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (1.96%) Unix
11 9 (1.60%) Mac OS
12 7 (1.25%) CentOS
12 7 (1.25%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.53%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.36%) Check Point GAiA
15 1 (0.18%) Kali Linux
15 1 (0.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (15.12%) ITIL
2 67 (11.92%) Problem-Solving
3 58 (10.32%) Presales
4 47 (8.36%) Project Management
5 46 (8.19%) Incident Management
6 42 (7.47%) Line Management
7 41 (7.30%) Network Monitoring
8 37 (6.58%) Mentoring
9 36 (6.41%) Kalman Filter
10 35 (6.23%) Change Management
11 32 (5.69%) Load Balancing
11 32 (5.69%) SIEM
12 29 (5.16%) Cybersecurity
12 29 (5.16%) Network Virtualisation
13 28 (4.98%) Disaster Recovery
14 27 (4.80%) Network Management
15 26 (4.63%) Migration
15 26 (4.63%) Penetration Testing
16 25 (4.45%) Information Security
17 21 (3.74%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (12.99%) Python
2 50 (8.90%) PowerShell
3 45 (8.01%) SQL
4 32 (5.69%) Perl
5 27 (4.80%) C#
6 24 (4.27%) Shell Script
7 18 (3.20%) C
7 18 (3.20%) Java
8 16 (2.85%) C++
8 16 (2.85%) VB.NET
9 12 (2.14%) R
10 11 (1.96%) Ruby
11 5 (0.89%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.53%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.53%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.36%) PHP
14 1 (0.18%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.18%) Go
Qualifications
1 258 (45.91%) Cisco Certification
2 192 (34.16%) CCNP
3 141 (25.09%) CCNA
4 104 (18.51%) CCIE
5 44 (7.83%) CCVP
6 43 (7.65%) Degree
7 42 (7.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (5.52%) MCSE
9 28 (4.98%) CISSP
10 19 (3.38%) Security Cleared
10 19 (3.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 18 (3.20%) OSCP
12 17 (3.02%) MCSA
13 16 (2.85%) MCP
14 13 (2.31%) CCNP Voice
14 13 (2.31%) RHCE
15 12 (2.14%) GPEN
16 11 (1.96%) CCDP
16 11 (1.96%) CEH
17 10 (1.78%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.09%) SLA
2 11 (1.96%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.60%) QA
4 6 (1.07%) GDPR
5 2 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.18%) COBIT
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.18%) PMO
6 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 122 (21.71%) Active Directory
2 53 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (3.74%) Hyper-V
4 20 (3.56%) XenApp
5 16 (2.85%) vSphere
6 14 (2.49%) Firmware
7 8 (1.42%) BitLocker
7 8 (1.42%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (1.25%) VMware Server
9 6 (1.07%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.89%) Docker
11 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.53%) KVM
12 3 (0.53%) NFS
12 3 (0.53%) Samba
13 2 (0.36%) ProxySG
13 2 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.18%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 56 (9.96%) Cisco CUCM
2 36 (6.41%) SCCM
3 31 (5.52%) Cisco UCCX
4 25 (4.45%) Cisco UCCE
5 19 (3.38%) Cisco Prime
6 15 (2.67%) Ansible
7 12 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (1.60%) Microsoft Intune
8 9 (1.60%) Nagios
9 8 (1.42%) Nexpose
10 7 (1.25%) Backup Exec
10 7 (1.25%) Nessus
11 6 (1.07%) WSUS
12 4 (0.71%) Failover Clustering
13 3 (0.53%) Puppet
13 3 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
13 3 (0.53%) Stealthwatch
14 2 (0.36%) Icinga
14 2 (0.36%) MaaS360
14 2 (0.36%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 347 (61.74%) Cisco
2 151 (26.87%) Microsoft
3 149 (26.51%) Palo Alto
4 110 (19.57%) CheckPoint
5 77 (13.70%) VMware
6 73 (12.99%) SolarWinds
7 69 (12.28%) F5
8 68 (12.10%) Juniper
9 57 (10.14%) Citrix
10 54 (9.61%) Dell
10 54 (9.61%) Meraki
11 45 (8.01%) Riverbed
12 39 (6.94%) BT
13 38 (6.76%) HP
14 34 (6.05%) Speakerbus
15 27 (4.80%) EMC
15 27 (4.80%) Mitel
16 20 (3.56%) NetApp
17 19 (3.38%) Etrali
17 19 (3.38%) Red Box