Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > London
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 289 298 292
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 800 824 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.15% 1.11% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.20% 7.39% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 616 707 796
London median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% -7.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,650 £27,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £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 9,755 11,156 12,719
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.06% 15.07% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7,956 9,188 10,895
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
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 14 August 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 14 August 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 -53 147 £55,000 +10.00% 15
West London +38 78 £42,500 +1.80% 18
East London +17 19 £37,500 - 4
South London -27 7 £32,500 -4.41%
North London -4 5 £60,000 +14.29% 3
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 503 (62.88%) Cisco
2 360 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
3 354 (44.25%) WAN
4 336 (42.00%) Firewall
5 296 (37.00%) LAN
6 283 (35.38%) CCNP
7 255 (31.88%) Data Centre
8 201 (25.13%) Windows
9 197 (24.63%) Cisco Nexus
10 188 (23.50%) F5
11 186 (23.25%) CCNA
12 184 (23.00%) VPN
13 181 (22.63%) Finance
14 174 (21.75%) VMware
15 162 (20.25%) Cisco ASA
16 159 (19.88%) MPLS
17 157 (19.63%) Cisco Wireless
18 141 (17.63%) VMware Infrastructure
19 136 (17.00%) SolarWinds
19 136 (17.00%) BGP
20 132 (16.50%) Active Directory
21 129 (16.13%) Retail
22 127 (15.88%) Microsoft
23 119 (14.88%) DNS
24 118 (14.75%) OSPF
24 118 (14.75%) Meraki
25 117 (14.63%) Degree
26 111 (13.88%) Juniper
27 110 (13.75%) CCIE
28 106 (13.25%) CheckPoint

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 58 (7.25%) MS Exchange
2 28 (3.50%) Skype for Business
3 15 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (1.75%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.63%) Apache
5 5 (0.63%) IIS
6 4 (0.50%) Confluence
7 3 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.38%) SAS
8 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.25%) nginx
8 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 71 (8.88%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (1.25%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.50%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.25%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 76 (9.50%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (9.25%) Office 365
3 60 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (4.00%) SaaS
5 28 (3.50%) PaaS
6 24 (3.00%) IaaS
7 23 (2.88%) Serverless
8 21 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
9 17 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
10 15 (1.88%) AWS CloudFormation
10 15 (1.88%) AWS Lambda
11 9 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (1.13%) OneDrive
12 8 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
12 8 (1.00%) Slack
13 7 (0.88%) G Suite
14 5 (0.63%) Mimecast
15 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
15 2 (0.25%) Dropbox
16 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 354 (44.25%) WAN
2 336 (42.00%) Firewall
3 296 (37.00%) LAN
4 197 (24.63%) Cisco Nexus
5 184 (23.00%) VPN
6 162 (20.25%) Cisco ASA
7 159 (19.88%) MPLS
8 157 (19.63%) Cisco Wireless
9 136 (17.00%) BGP
10 119 (14.88%) DNS
11 118 (14.75%) OSPF
12 105 (13.13%) Network Security
13 102 (12.75%) TCP/IP
14 88 (11.00%) DHCP
15 87 (10.88%) Wi-Fi
16 82 (10.25%) Unified Communications
17 75 (9.38%) VPLS
18 71 (8.88%) WLAN
19 69 (8.63%) EIGRP
20 68 (8.50%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (5.25%) Big Data
2 14 (1.75%) SQL Server
3 9 (1.13%) MongoDB
4 5 (0.63%) Relational Database
4 5 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (0.38%) Sybase ASE
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.13%) MySQL
7 1 (0.13%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.13%) OLTP
7 1 (0.13%) phpMyAdmin
7 1 (0.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (1.13%) Sonatype Nexus
3 8 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (0.75%) Metasploit
4 6 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.63%) Artifactory
5 5 (0.63%) JIRA
5 5 (0.63%) JMeter
5 5 (0.63%) Maven
5 5 (0.63%) NUnit
5 5 (0.63%) Selenium
5 5 (0.63%) SpecFlow
5 5 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.13%) Burp Suite
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.13%) Paros
6 1 (0.13%) Subversion
6 1 (0.13%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 181 (22.63%) Finance
2 129 (16.13%) Retail
3 101 (12.63%) Telecoms
4 68 (8.50%) Banking
5 65 (8.13%) Manufacturing
6 58 (7.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 24 (3.00%) German Language
7 24 (3.00%) Italian Language
8 19 (2.38%) Legal
9 18 (2.25%) Law
10 17 (2.13%) Advertising
10 17 (2.13%) Investment Banking
11 12 (1.50%) Marketing
11 12 (1.50%) Multimedia
12 9 (1.13%) Front Office
13 8 (1.00%) Billing
14 7 (0.88%) Electronics
15 5 (0.63%) Local Government
16 4 (0.50%) Games
17 3 (0.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 285 (35.63%) Network Engineer
2 120 (15.00%) Architect
3 105 (13.13%) Cisco Engineer
4 91 (11.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 90 (11.25%) Solutions Architect
6 67 (8.38%) Support Engineer
7 66 (8.25%) Analyst
8 63 (7.88%) Cisco Architect
9 58 (7.25%) Senior Network Engineer
10 56 (7.00%) Security Engineer
10 56 (7.00%) Technical Architect
11 51 (6.38%) Project Engineer
12 49 (6.13%) Technical Solutions Architect
13 47 (5.88%) Cisco Solutions Architect
13 47 (5.88%) IT Engineer
14 44 (5.50%) Network Security Engineer
14 44 (5.50%) Wireless Engineer
15 42 (5.25%) Consultant
16 40 (5.00%) IT Support
16 40 (5.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (4.25%) 802.1X
2 12 (1.50%) Middleware
3 9 (1.13%) CSS
3 9 (1.13%) HTML
4 7 (0.88%) JSON
4 7 (0.88%) XML
5 6 (0.75%) .NET
5 6 (0.75%) Web Services
6 5 (0.63%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (0.63%) Gherkin
6 5 (0.63%) Kafka
6 5 (0.63%) Spring
7 4 (0.50%) LESS
7 4 (0.50%) Sass
7 4 (0.50%) XMPP
8 3 (0.38%) LDAP
8 3 (0.38%) ModSecurity
9 2 (0.25%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (0.25%) OAuth
9 2 (0.25%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 255 (31.88%) Data Centre
2 57 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
4 29 (3.63%) Management Information System
5 27 (3.38%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
7 13 (1.63%) Hedge funds
8 10 (1.25%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.13%) Blackberry
9 9 (1.13%) Data Protection Act
9 9 (1.13%) EMC VMAX
9 9 (1.13%) User Experience
10 8 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
11 7 (0.88%) CMDB
11 7 (0.88%) Fintech
12 6 (0.75%) Clustering
12 6 (0.75%) EPoS
12 6 (0.75%) Handset
12 6 (0.75%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 201 (25.13%) Windows
2 93 (11.63%) Windows Server
3 89 (11.13%) Windows 7
4 68 (8.50%) Windows 10
5 65 (8.13%) Linux
6 45 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (4.25%) Mac OS X
9 30 (3.75%) Android
10 25 (3.13%) Unix
11 16 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (1.25%) Mac OS X Server
13 9 (1.13%) Apple iOS
13 9 (1.13%) Mac OS
13 9 (1.13%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.88%) Windows XP
15 6 (0.75%) VMS
16 5 (0.63%) Kali Linux
16 5 (0.63%) Solaris
17 3 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (13.25%) Presales
2 87 (10.88%) ITIL
3 84 (10.50%) Network Management
4 83 (10.38%) Network Monitoring
5 81 (10.13%) Network Design
6 77 (9.63%) Problem-Solving
7 72 (9.00%) Network Load Balancing
8 51 (6.38%) Analytics
9 50 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
9 50 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
10 41 (5.13%) Network Architecture
11 38 (4.75%) Server Virtualisation
12 37 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (4.63%) Time Management
13 34 (4.25%) Decision-Making
13 34 (4.25%) Incident Management
14 31 (3.88%) ITSM
14 31 (3.88%) Load Balancing
15 30 (3.75%) Cybersecurity
15 30 (3.75%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 69 (8.63%) Python
2 40 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 36 (4.50%) C
4 29 (3.63%) Perl
5 27 (3.38%) SQL
6 20 (2.50%) Shell Script
7 19 (2.38%) JavaScript
8 17 (2.13%) PHP
9 16 (2.00%) Java
10 15 (1.88%) Ruby
11 13 (1.63%) C++
12 8 (1.00%) C#
13 7 (0.88%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.63%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.50%) VBScript
16 3 (0.38%) Korn
17 2 (0.25%) VB
18 1 (0.13%) Embedded C
18 1 (0.13%) Embedded C++
18 1 (0.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 360 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
2 283 (35.38%) CCNP
3 186 (23.25%) CCNA
4 117 (14.63%) Degree
5 110 (13.75%) CCIE
6 32 (4.00%) CISSP
7 31 (3.88%) CCDP
8 25 (3.13%) CCSP
8 25 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
9 24 (3.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 23 (2.88%) CCIE Data Center
11 22 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
12 21 (2.63%) CCIE Service Provider
13 19 (2.38%) CCVP
14 15 (1.88%) CCIE Security
14 15 (1.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 13 (1.63%) CCDE
15 13 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 12 (1.50%) CCSA
16 12 (1.50%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.88%) SLA
2 46 (5.75%) PCI DSS
3 21 (2.63%) GDPR
3 21 (2.63%) QA
4 16 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (1.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 14 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 6 (0.75%) Cyber Essentials
8 5 (0.63%) PMO
9 4 (0.50%) SAS 70
System Software
1 141 (17.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 132 (16.50%) Active Directory
3 28 (3.50%) Hyper-V
4 26 (3.25%) VMware Server
5 15 (1.88%) VMware NSX
6 14 (1.75%) XenServer
7 11 (1.38%) Virtual Servers
8 8 (1.00%) Firmware
8 8 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
10 6 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (0.63%) vSphere
12 2 (0.25%) Docker
12 2 (0.25%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.25%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.25%) XenApp
12 2 (0.25%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.13%) Samba
13 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 76 (9.50%) Cisco Prime
2 54 (6.75%) Nagios
3 35 (4.38%) SCCM
4 27 (3.38%) Stealthwatch
5 18 (2.25%) Cisco CUCM
5 18 (2.25%) SolarWinds Orion
6 16 (2.00%) WSUS
7 14 (1.75%) Ansible
8 7 (0.88%) Cisco UCCX
8 7 (0.88%) Jamf Pro
9 6 (0.75%) ZABBIX
10 5 (0.63%) Backup Exec
10 5 (0.63%) Grafana
10 5 (0.63%) TrustSec
11 4 (0.50%) Cacti
11 4 (0.50%) Graphite
12 3 (0.38%) AirWatch
12 3 (0.38%) BladeLogic
12 3 (0.38%) Control-M
12 3 (0.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 503 (62.88%) Cisco
2 188 (23.50%) F5
3 174 (21.75%) VMware
4 136 (17.00%) SolarWinds
5 127 (15.88%) Microsoft
6 118 (14.75%) Meraki
7 111 (13.88%) Juniper
8 106 (13.25%) CheckPoint
9 95 (11.88%) NetApp
10 92 (11.50%) EMC
11 89 (11.13%) Dell
12 75 (9.38%) Splunk
13 73 (9.13%) HP
13 73 (9.13%) Palo Alto
14 70 (8.75%) Citrix
15 44 (5.50%) Apple
16 35 (4.38%) ServiceNow
17 27 (3.38%) Fortinet
18 24 (3.00%) Infoblox
19 23 (2.88%) Aruba