Period
to 17 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 17 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > North East
6 months to
17 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 74 77 76
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 +47
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 28 12 34
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 2.37% 1.22% 2.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.09% 8.39% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 31
10th Percentile " " £35,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £33,500 £43,071
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,500 £36,250 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -42.00% +28.21%
75th Percentile £47,125 £45,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £47,500 " "
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -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 the North East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 174 143 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 14.72% 14.59% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 113 123 187
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,800 £22,000
25th Percentile £28,250 £27,125 £29,558
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% +16.92%
75th Percentile £51,250 £44,750 £51,875
90th Percentile £67,500 £50,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +6.38% -1.05%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in the North East

Wireless
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Wireless in the North East.

Salary trend for Wireless in the North East

Wireless
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wireless in the North East over the 6 months to 17 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Wireless in the North East

Wireless
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the North East region over the 6 months to 17 June 2021. 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
Tyne and Wear +20 27 £43,500 +40.32% 3
Durham 0 1 £27,500 -26.67% 4
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2021, 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 North East region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 21 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (60.71%) Network+ Certification
3 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
4 13 (46.43%) Cisco
5 12 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (32.14%) A+ Certification
6 9 (32.14%) Data Security
6 9 (32.14%) Ethical Hacking
6 9 (32.14%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (32.14%) CompTIA Security+
6 9 (32.14%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (28.57%) Linux+ Certification
7 8 (28.57%) CCNA
7 8 (28.57%) Linux
8 7 (25.00%) DNS
8 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 6 (21.43%) HP
9 6 (21.43%) DHCP
9 6 (21.43%) Windows
9 6 (21.43%) VLAN
9 6 (21.43%) Finance
10 5 (17.86%) OSPF
10 5 (17.86%) BGP
10 5 (17.86%) Meraki
10 5 (17.86%) Azure
10 5 (17.86%) AWS
10 5 (17.86%) Microsoft 365
11 4 (14.29%) SaaS
11 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
11 4 (14.29%) SmoothWall

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) AWS
1 5 (17.86%) Azure
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (14.29%) SaaS
3 2 (7.14%) Google Workspace
3 2 (7.14%) IaaS
3 2 (7.14%) Slack
4 1 (3.57%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) DNS
2 6 (21.43%) DHCP
2 6 (21.43%) VLAN
3 5 (17.86%) BGP
3 5 (17.86%) OSPF
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (14.29%) ISDN
4 4 (14.29%) VPN
5 3 (10.71%) Firewall
5 3 (10.71%) LAN
5 3 (10.71%) WAN
6 1 (3.57%) MPLS
6 1 (3.57%) Network Security
6 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Social Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Trainee
2 9 (32.14%) Ethical Hacker
3 8 (28.57%) Administrator
3 8 (28.57%) IT Administrator
3 8 (28.57%) Network Administrator
3 8 (28.57%) Trainee Administrator
3 8 (28.57%) Trainee Network Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) Network Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
6 2 (7.14%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (7.14%) IT Support
6 2 (7.14%) IT Technical Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Service Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Services Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) HP Storage
2 1 (3.57%) BYOD
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
3 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.14%) Mac OS
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (32.14%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (32.14%) Data Security
2 9 (32.14%) Ethical Hacking
2 9 (32.14%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Creative Thinking
3 4 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (14.29%) Presales
3 4 (14.29%) Project Management
3 4 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) Data Privacy
5 2 (7.14%) Fintech
5 2 (7.14%) IT Strategy
5 2 (7.14%) ITSM
5 2 (7.14%) Storage Management
6 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.57%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) Network+ Certification
2 12 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (32.14%) A+ Certification
3 9 (32.14%) CompTIA Security+
4 8 (28.57%) CCNA
4 8 (28.57%) Linux+ Certification
5 4 (14.29%) CCNP
6 2 (7.14%) MCITP
6 2 (7.14%) MCSE
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) GDPR
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.14%) NIST
1 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SmoothWall
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (7.14%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (3.57%) SCCM
4 1 (3.57%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) Cisco
3 6 (21.43%) HP
4 5 (17.86%) Meraki
5 4 (14.29%) Mitel
5 4 (14.29%) ProCurve
5 4 (14.29%) Ruckus Wireless
6 2 (7.14%) Google
6 2 (7.14%) Sun
6 2 (7.14%) Veeam
7 1 (3.57%) Apple
7 1 (3.57%) MobileIron