Period
to 1 December 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 1 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > North East
6 months to
1 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 92 73 85
Rank change year-on-year -19 +12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 12 7 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.93% 0.89% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.15% 7.22% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 7
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,750 "
25th Percentile £32,813 £32,500 £22,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
Median % change year-on-year - +8.70% -44.80%
75th Percentile £43,125 £42,500 £39,250
90th Percentile £46,750 £43,750 £42,925
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +14.94% -8.42%

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 195 97 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 15.14% 12.33% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 155 83 127
10th Percentile £22,300 £23,100 £22,000
25th Percentile £26,125 £30,699 £25,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £41,000 £37,570
Median % change year-on-year -8.54% +9.13% +0.19%
75th Percentile £51,875 £50,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £68,000 £57,500 £57,900
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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
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 1 December 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 7 £42,500 +4.94% 5
Durham - 5 £35,000 - 4
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 1 December 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 12 (100.00%) DHCP
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
3 10 (83.33%) VLAN
4 8 (66.67%) Cisco
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 8 (66.67%) BGP
5 7 (58.33%) IPv4
5 7 (58.33%) IPv6
5 7 (58.33%) LAN
5 7 (58.33%) WAN
5 7 (58.33%) Windows
6 5 (41.67%) Time Management
6 5 (41.67%) CCNP
6 5 (41.67%) CCNA
6 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (41.67%) Meraki
6 5 (41.67%) Social Skills
7 4 (33.33%) Full Stack Development
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft 365
7 4 (33.33%) Palo Alto
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (33.33%) ITIL
7 4 (33.33%) WLAN
7 4 (33.33%) Network Design
7 4 (33.33%) OSPF
7 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (25.00%) Change Management

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 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (16.67%) AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Azure
2 2 (16.67%) IaaS
2 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) DHCP
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
3 10 (83.33%) VLAN
4 8 (66.67%) BGP
5 7 (58.33%) IPv4
5 7 (58.33%) IPv6
5 7 (58.33%) LAN
5 7 (58.33%) WAN
6 4 (33.33%) OSPF
6 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (33.33%) WLAN
7 3 (25.00%) Network Security
7 3 (25.00%) VXLAN
8 2 (16.67%) SAN
8 2 (16.67%) VPN
9 1 (8.33%) 3G
9 1 (8.33%) MPLS
9 1 (8.33%) NAS
9 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Social Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
2 3 (25.00%) IT Technical Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Services Manager
3 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Time Management
2 4 (33.33%) Full Stack Development
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Network Design
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 3 (25.00%) ITSM
3 3 (25.00%) Storage Management
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Adaptive Security
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (8.33%) Deadline-Driven
5 1 (8.33%) Information Management
5 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (8.33%) Operations Management
5 1 (8.33%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNA
1 5 (41.67%) CCNP
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCITP
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Meraki
3 4 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 3 (25.00%) Aruba
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) Infoblox
4 3 (25.00%) Veeam
5 1 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (8.33%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) QNAP
5 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (8.33%) VMware