Period
to 1 October 2020

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 1 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > London
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 270 302 310
Rank change year-on-year +32 +8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 210 576 731
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.07% 1.03% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.83% 8.00% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 176 453 633
Median annual salary £66,250 £48,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.60% -15.65% +7.98%
10th Percentile £33,500 £28,750 £32,800
90th Percentile £97,500 £77,500 £81,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +5.26%

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 2,683 7,196 9,270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.65% 12.91% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2,193 5,835 7,608
Median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% - -
10th Percentile £37,500 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.13% -3.16% +5.56%

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 1 October 2020.

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 1 October 2020. 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 +57 36 £79,000 +97.50% 7
West London +69 26 £70,000 +27.27% 3
South London +60 14 £67,500 +34.33%
North London +31 1 - -
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, 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.

1 135 (64.29%) Cisco
2 95 (45.24%) Firewall
3 83 (39.52%) Active Directory
4 81 (38.57%) Microsoft
4 81 (38.57%) OSPF
5 80 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
6 79 (37.62%) BGP
6 79 (37.62%) Azure
7 78 (37.14%) WAN
8 70 (33.33%) LAN
9 69 (32.86%) Python
10 68 (32.38%) Linux
11 62 (29.52%) Windows
12 61 (29.05%) Finance
13 58 (27.62%) Network Monitoring
14 53 (25.24%) CCNP
15 52 (24.76%) Office 365
16 51 (24.29%) VPN
17 50 (23.81%) Palo Alto
18 47 (22.38%) Windows Server
19 46 (21.90%) Data Centre
19 46 (21.90%) SNMP
19 46 (21.90%) Microsoft Office
20 44 (20.95%) VoIP
21 43 (20.48%) DNS
22 42 (20.00%) DHCP
23 40 (19.05%) Network Security
24 38 (18.10%) Wireshark
25 37 (17.62%) Multicast
26 36 (17.14%) Riverbed

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 27 (12.86%) Skype for Business
2 12 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.24%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (4.29%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.90%) IIS
6 1 (0.48%) Confluence
6 1 (0.48%) Drupal
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.48%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.48%) Moodle
6 1 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 46 (21.90%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (12.86%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 79 (37.62%) Azure
2 52 (24.76%) Office 365
3 33 (15.71%) AWS
4 26 (12.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 23 (10.95%) Route 53
5 23 (10.95%) Slack
6 20 (9.52%) GCP
7 5 (2.38%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.95%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 2 (0.95%) SaaS
8 2 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.48%) Amazon Glacier
9 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.48%) G Suite
9 1 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (45.24%) Firewall
2 81 (38.57%) OSPF
3 79 (37.62%) BGP
4 78 (37.14%) WAN
5 70 (33.33%) LAN
6 51 (24.29%) VPN
7 46 (21.90%) SNMP
8 44 (20.95%) VoIP
9 43 (20.48%) DNS
10 42 (20.00%) DHCP
11 40 (19.05%) Network Security
12 38 (18.10%) Wireshark
13 37 (17.62%) Multicast
14 36 (17.14%) MPLS
14 36 (17.14%) Wi-Fi
15 30 (14.29%) TCP/IP
16 29 (13.81%) IPsec
17 27 (12.86%) Skype
18 25 (11.90%) Cisco ASA
19 23 (10.95%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (5.24%) Git (software)
1 11 (5.24%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (0.95%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 61 (29.05%) Finance
2 34 (16.19%) Telecoms
3 23 (10.95%) Law
4 7 (3.33%) Retail
5 4 (1.90%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.90%) Legal
6 2 (0.95%) Banking
6 2 (0.95%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.48%) Advertising
7 1 (0.48%) Electronics
7 1 (0.48%) German Language
7 1 (0.48%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.48%) Local Government
7 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.48%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 44 (20.95%) Architect
3 29 (13.81%) Senior Network Engineer
4 23 (10.95%) Network Architect
5 20 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
6 15 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
6 15 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 13 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (6.19%) Network Manager
8 12 (5.71%) IT Manager
8 12 (5.71%) Support Engineer
9 10 (4.76%) Team Leader
10 8 (3.81%) IT Engineer
10 8 (3.81%) Network Support
10 8 (3.81%) Network Support Engineer
10 8 (3.81%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (3.81%) Wireless Engineer
11 7 (3.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 7 (3.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 7 (3.33%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.24%) YAML
2 8 (3.81%) .NET
2 8 (3.81%) .NET Framework
2 8 (3.81%) JSON
3 6 (2.86%) XMPP
4 5 (2.38%) 802.1X
4 5 (2.38%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.48%) Django
5 1 (0.48%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 46 (21.90%) Data Centre
2 13 (6.19%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.24%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.81%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (3.81%) Security Operations Centre
5 7 (3.33%) Fat Client
5 7 (3.33%) Thin Client
6 6 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.86%) Clustering
7 5 (2.38%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.90%) Replication
8 4 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.43%) BYOD
9 3 (1.43%) RSA SecurID
9 3 (1.43%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.95%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.95%) User Experience
10 2 (0.95%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 68 (32.38%) Linux
2 62 (29.52%) Windows
3 47 (22.38%) Windows Server
4 24 (11.43%) Mac OS X
5 19 (9.05%) Windows 10
6 15 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 13 (6.19%) Windows Server 2016
8 12 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (3.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (2.86%) Windows Server 2019
11 4 (1.90%) Unix
12 3 (1.43%) Android
13 2 (0.95%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (27.62%) Network Monitoring
2 30 (14.29%) Low Latency
3 25 (11.90%) DevOps
4 23 (10.95%) B2B
4 23 (10.95%) Identity Management
4 23 (10.95%) ITIL
4 23 (10.95%) Performance Analysis
4 23 (10.95%) Security Monitoring
5 22 (10.48%) IT Strategy
6 20 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 19 (9.05%) Algorithmic Trading
7 19 (9.05%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (9.05%) Electronic Trading
7 19 (9.05%) GAP Analysis
7 19 (9.05%) High-Frequency Trading
7 19 (9.05%) Reverse Engineering
7 19 (9.05%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 17 (8.10%) Information Security
8 17 (8.10%) Task Automation
9 14 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 69 (32.86%) Python
2 24 (11.43%) PowerShell
3 10 (4.76%) C
4 8 (3.81%) Java
5 5 (2.38%) SQL
6 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.48%) C++
6 1 (0.48%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.48%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 80 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (25.24%) CCNP
3 36 (17.14%) CCNA
4 29 (13.81%) CCIE
5 13 (6.19%) Degree
6 9 (4.29%) CISSP
6 9 (4.29%) CSSLP
7 8 (3.81%) CISM
7 8 (3.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (2.86%) CCDE
8 6 (2.86%) CCDP
9 5 (2.38%) A+ Certification
9 5 (2.38%) CCSA
9 5 (2.38%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.43%) CCVP
11 3 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (1.43%) MCSE
12 2 (0.95%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.29%) NIST
2 8 (3.81%) GDPR
3 6 (2.86%) SLA
4 3 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 83 (39.52%) Active Directory
2 20 (9.52%) Forefront TMG
2 20 (9.52%) ISA Server
3 16 (7.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 13 (6.19%) Docker
6 7 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (1.90%) vSphere
9 2 (0.95%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.95%) Firmware
9 2 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.48%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 34 (16.19%) Ansible
2 27 (12.86%) Nagios
3 25 (11.90%) Puppet
4 23 (10.95%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (10.48%) Grafana
6 10 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
7 9 (4.29%) Single Sign-On
8 8 (3.81%) WSUS
9 6 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
9 6 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 5 (2.38%) Cisco UCCX
10 5 (2.38%) SCCM
11 4 (1.90%) SCVMM
12 3 (1.43%) Jamf Pro
12 3 (1.43%) Kubernetes
13 2 (0.95%) Salt
13 2 (0.95%) Terraform
14 1 (0.48%) cPanel
14 1 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
14 1 (0.48%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 135 (64.29%) Cisco
2 81 (38.57%) Microsoft
3 50 (23.81%) Palo Alto
4 36 (17.14%) Riverbed
5 33 (15.71%) Splunk
6 26 (12.38%) Avaya
7 23 (10.95%) CheckPoint
7 23 (10.95%) F5
7 23 (10.95%) VMware
8 18 (8.57%) Meraki
9 17 (8.10%) Aruba
9 17 (8.10%) SolarWinds
10 16 (7.62%) Fortinet
11 12 (5.71%) Arista
12 11 (5.24%) Sophos
13 10 (4.76%) HP
14 8 (3.81%) Apple
14 8 (3.81%) Juniper
15 7 (3.33%) Polycom
16 6 (2.86%) Symantec