Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > London
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 300 306 329
Rank change year-on-year +6 +23 -38
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 570 704 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.04% 1.04% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.87% 7.74% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 445 552 630
London median annual salary £48,500 £55,000 £53,125
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.82% +3.53% +1.19%
10th Percentile £28,850 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £78,750 £83,750
England median annual salary £42,896 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.69% - +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 7,241 9,094 10,898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.22% 13.46% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5,959 7,443 8,935
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.38% +3.33%
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 November 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 14 November 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 +48 153 £41,000 -21.90% 24
West London +13 47 £57,500 +21.05% 15
East London +9 6 £90,000 +61.80% 8
North London -3 4 £50,000 - 2
South London -3 4 £48,000 -1.54% 5
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 308 (54.04%) Cisco
2 272 (47.72%) Firewall
3 270 (47.37%) WAN
4 254 (44.56%) LAN
5 224 (39.30%) Cisco Certification
6 212 (37.19%) Windows
7 165 (28.95%) Microsoft
8 164 (28.77%) CCNP
9 163 (28.60%) Active Directory
10 151 (26.49%) VoIP
11 141 (24.74%) VPN
12 131 (22.98%) Office 365
13 123 (21.58%) Azure
14 116 (20.35%) DNS
15 109 (19.12%) DHCP
16 106 (18.60%) Network Security
17 96 (16.84%) TCP/IP
18 95 (16.67%) WLAN
18 95 (16.67%) Data Centre
19 92 (16.14%) BGP
20 90 (15.79%) MPLS
21 88 (15.44%) Meraki
21 88 (15.44%) Windows Server
22 87 (15.26%) VMware
23 84 (14.74%) Finance
24 83 (14.56%) CCNA
25 81 (14.21%) Problem-Solving
26 80 (14.04%) Palo Alto
26 80 (14.04%) Linux
27 76 (13.33%) OSPF

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 50 (8.77%) MS Exchange
2 22 (3.86%) Skype for Business
3 18 (3.16%) SharePoint
4 12 (2.11%) OpenStack
4 12 (2.11%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.70%) ColdFusion
6 3 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (0.53%) IIS
7 2 (0.35%) Confluence
7 2 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 75 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (5.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (4.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (1.75%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (1.05%) CINEMA 4D
5 6 (1.05%) Maya
5 6 (1.05%) MODO
5 6 (1.05%) NUKE
6 3 (0.53%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.35%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.35%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 2 (0.35%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.35%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (0.35%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 131 (22.98%) Office 365
2 123 (21.58%) Azure
3 75 (13.16%) AWS
4 27 (4.74%) G Suite
5 23 (4.04%) Azure Active Directory
6 18 (3.16%) PaaS
7 16 (2.81%) IaaS
8 8 (1.40%) GCP
9 7 (1.23%) SaaS
10 6 (1.05%) Dropbox
11 5 (0.88%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.70%) Mimecast
13 3 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (0.35%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
15 1 (0.18%) Google Play
15 1 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 272 (47.72%) Firewall
2 270 (47.37%) WAN
3 254 (44.56%) LAN
4 151 (26.49%) VoIP
5 141 (24.74%) VPN
6 116 (20.35%) DNS
7 109 (19.12%) DHCP
8 106 (18.60%) Network Security
9 96 (16.84%) TCP/IP
10 95 (16.67%) WLAN
11 92 (16.14%) BGP
12 90 (15.79%) MPLS
13 76 (13.33%) OSPF
14 74 (12.98%) Cisco ASA
15 65 (11.40%) IPsec
16 64 (11.23%) Internet
17 54 (9.47%) Multicast
18 51 (8.95%) Cisco Nexus
18 51 (8.95%) Intrusion Detection
19 43 (7.54%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (5.09%) MySQL
2 15 (2.63%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.11%) DB2
4 6 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (0.70%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.35%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle Smart View
7 1 (0.18%) Big Data
7 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (4.39%) Git (software)
1 25 (4.39%) Subversion
1 25 (4.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (0.70%) JIRA
3 3 (0.53%) Android Studio
4 2 (0.35%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.18%) GCC
General
1 84 (14.74%) Finance
2 39 (6.84%) Law
3 35 (6.14%) Telecoms
4 26 (4.56%) Banking
5 22 (3.86%) Marketing
6 19 (3.33%) Legal
7 18 (3.16%) Retail
8 14 (2.46%) Electronics
9 10 (1.75%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.23%) French Language
10 7 (1.23%) Front Office
10 7 (1.23%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.70%) Back Office
11 4 (0.70%) Games
11 4 (0.70%) Police
12 3 (0.53%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Brand Awareness
13 1 (0.18%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.18%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 148 (25.96%) Network Engineer
2 65 (11.40%) Architect
3 64 (11.23%) Support Engineer
4 62 (10.88%) IT Support
5 57 (10.00%) Analyst
6 51 (8.95%) IT Engineer
7 43 (7.54%) Senior Network Engineer
8 37 (6.49%) Support Analyst
9 36 (6.32%) Consultant
10 34 (5.96%) IT Support Engineer
11 31 (5.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 28 (4.91%) Administrator
12 28 (4.91%) Systems Administrator
13 25 (4.39%) 2nd Line Support
14 24 (4.21%) Network Administrator
15 23 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
16 21 (3.68%) IT Analyst
16 21 (3.68%) IT Support Analyst
17 20 (3.51%) Network Architect
18 19 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (4.91%) LDAP
2 25 (4.39%) LAMP
3 19 (3.33%) 802.1X
4 12 (2.11%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (1.05%) .NET
5 6 (1.05%) CGI
6 5 (0.88%) CSS
7 4 (0.70%) HTML
7 4 (0.70%) Web Services
8 3 (0.53%) Middleware
9 2 (0.35%) D3.js
9 2 (0.35%) ggplot
9 2 (0.35%) NumPy
9 2 (0.35%) POSIX
10 1 (0.18%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.18%) iOS SDK
10 1 (0.18%) Jinja
10 1 (0.18%) JSON
10 1 (0.18%) XMPP
10 1 (0.18%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 95 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 35 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (4.91%) Video Conferencing
4 26 (4.56%) Clustering
5 25 (4.39%) IPTV
5 25 (4.39%) MPEG
5 25 (4.39%) Replication
5 25 (4.39%) Video\Live Streaming
6 21 (3.68%) Management Information System
7 20 (3.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 20 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
8 15 (2.63%) iPhone
9 14 (2.46%) Smartphone
10 12 (2.11%) Private Cloud
10 12 (2.11%) User Experience
11 9 (1.58%) Blackberry
11 9 (1.58%) Handset
12 7 (1.23%) CCTV
12 7 (1.23%) PKI
13 6 (1.05%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 212 (37.19%) Windows
2 88 (15.44%) Windows Server
3 80 (14.04%) Linux
4 67 (11.75%) Windows 10
5 54 (9.47%) Windows 7
6 41 (7.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (6.49%) Android
8 32 (5.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (4.91%) Ubuntu
10 27 (4.74%) CentOS
11 18 (3.16%) Apple iOS
12 16 (2.81%) Mac OS X
13 13 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (2.28%) Unix
14 12 (2.11%) Windows Vista
15 11 (1.93%) Solaris
16 9 (1.58%) Mac OS
17 7 (1.23%) Windows 8
18 5 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
19 1 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (14.21%) Problem-Solving
2 62 (10.88%) ITIL
3 46 (8.07%) Load Balancing
4 45 (7.89%) SIEM
5 39 (6.84%) Information Security
5 39 (6.84%) Kalman Filter
6 36 (6.32%) Network Management
7 35 (6.14%) Migration
8 33 (5.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 33 (5.79%) Network Monitoring
9 31 (5.44%) Asset Management
10 29 (5.09%) Presales
11 28 (4.91%) Continuous Improvement
12 26 (4.56%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (4.56%) Cybersecurity
12 26 (4.56%) Project Delivery
13 25 (4.39%) Mentoring
14 23 (4.04%) DevOps
14 23 (4.04%) Time Management
15 21 (3.68%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 41 (7.19%) Python
2 40 (7.02%) Bash Shell
3 33 (5.79%) PowerShell
4 24 (4.21%) SQL
5 19 (3.33%) C
6 14 (2.46%) Java
7 11 (1.93%) C++
8 8 (1.40%) Kotlin
9 7 (1.23%) Embedded C
10 6 (1.05%) PHP
11 5 (0.88%) C#
11 5 (0.88%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.70%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.53%) Apple Swift
13 3 (0.53%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.53%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.53%) Perl
13 3 (0.53%) R
14 2 (0.35%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 224 (39.30%) Cisco Certification
2 164 (28.77%) CCNP
3 83 (14.56%) CCNA
4 76 (13.33%) Degree
5 70 (12.28%) CCIE
6 48 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 32 (5.61%) CCDP
8 26 (4.56%) MCP
9 23 (4.04%) MCITP
10 19 (3.33%) MCSE
11 15 (2.63%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 15 (2.63%) CISSP
11 15 (2.63%) MCSA
12 14 (2.46%) JNCIP
12 14 (2.46%) MCTS
13 11 (1.93%) CCSE
13 11 (1.93%) TOGAF Certification
14 10 (1.75%) CCSA
14 10 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
15 9 (1.58%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.49%) SLA
2 11 (1.93%) QA
3 8 (1.40%) NIST
4 3 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.35%) GDPR
5 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.18%) PMO
System Software
1 163 (28.60%) Active Directory
2 59 (10.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (9.47%) Hyper-V
4 21 (3.68%) vSphere
5 16 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (1.75%) DRBD
6 10 (1.75%) GlusterFS
7 6 (1.05%) BitLocker
7 6 (1.05%) Firmware
7 6 (1.05%) XenApp
8 4 (0.70%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.53%) Docker
9 3 (0.53%) KVM
9 3 (0.53%) LXC
9 3 (0.53%) Xen
10 1 (0.18%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
10 1 (0.18%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 48 (8.42%) SCCM
2 37 (6.49%) Puppet
3 28 (4.91%) Nagios
4 26 (4.56%) ZABBIX
5 19 (3.33%) Ansible
6 15 (2.63%) Cisco Prime
6 15 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
7 10 (1.75%) Galera Cluster
7 10 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (1.75%) Stealthwatch
8 9 (1.58%) SolarWinds Orion
9 7 (1.23%) vCenter Server
10 6 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
10 6 (1.05%) WSUS
11 5 (0.88%) FortiGate
11 5 (0.88%) Kubernetes
12 4 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.53%) Mesos
13 3 (0.53%) SCOrch
14 2 (0.35%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 308 (54.04%) Cisco
2 165 (28.95%) Microsoft
3 88 (15.44%) Meraki
4 87 (15.26%) VMware
5 80 (14.04%) Palo Alto
6 72 (12.63%) Citrix
7 60 (10.53%) Juniper
8 54 (9.47%) CheckPoint
9 46 (8.07%) SolarWinds
10 43 (7.54%) F5
11 38 (6.67%) Red Hat
12 31 (5.44%) Aruba
13 24 (4.21%) Dell
14 23 (4.04%) HP
15 21 (3.68%) Aerohive Networks
15 21 (3.68%) Huawei
16 19 (3.33%) Zscaler
17 18 (3.16%) EMC
18 17 (2.98%) Blue Coat
18 17 (2.98%) Fortinet