Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 65 75
Rank change year-on-year -72 +10 +20
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 25 160 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.01% 4.32% 3.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.80% 14.90% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 18 120 66
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £57,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +34.12% -15.00%
10th Percentile £38,525 £33,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,250 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% -9.09% +15.79%

Wireless is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 658 1074 1367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 26.49% 29.00% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 465 840 781
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £23,550 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,625 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -1.04% +3.23% +9.41%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Reading

Wireless
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireless in Reading.

Salary trend for Wireless in Reading

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Reading over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, IT jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 17 (68.00%) Cisco
2 10 (40.00%) Firewall
3 9 (36.00%) DHCP
4 8 (32.00%) WAN
4 8 (32.00%) Juniper
4 8 (32.00%) F5
5 7 (28.00%) Palo Alto
5 7 (28.00%) Presales
5 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (28.00%) VoIP
5 7 (28.00%) DNS
5 7 (28.00%) MPLS
5 7 (28.00%) OSPF
5 7 (28.00%) BGP
6 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (24.00%) Linux
6 6 (24.00%) LAN
6 6 (24.00%) IPsec
6 6 (24.00%) Network Security
6 6 (24.00%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Wireless Security
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (20.00%) Aruba
7 5 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL
7 5 (20.00%) CCNP
8 4 (16.00%) Unix
8 4 (16.00%) Windows
8 4 (16.00%) WLAN
8 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Firewall
2 9 (36.00%) DHCP
3 8 (32.00%) WAN
4 7 (28.00%) BGP
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (28.00%) DNS
4 7 (28.00%) MPLS
4 7 (28.00%) OSPF
4 7 (28.00%) VoIP
5 6 (24.00%) IPsec
5 6 (24.00%) LAN
5 6 (24.00%) Network Security
6 5 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (20.00%) Wireless Security
7 4 (16.00%) WLAN
8 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (12.00%) PBX
9 2 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Burp Suite
1 1 (4.00%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (16.00%) Digital Economy
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Penetration Tester
2 5 (20.00%) Tester
3 4 (16.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Tester
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Wireless Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Network Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) WAP
2 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Unix
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Presales
2 6 (24.00%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) Business Development
4 4 (16.00%) Information Security
4 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (16.00%) Security Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Social Engineering
5 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.00%) Network Management
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Perl
1 1 (4.00%) Python
1 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.00%) CCNP
3 4 (16.00%) CREST Certified
3 4 (16.00%) CWNA
3 4 (16.00%) Degree
3 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) Tigerscheme
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Nmap
1 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) F5
2 8 (32.00%) Juniper
3 7 (28.00%) Palo Alto
4 5 (20.00%) Aruba
5 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (16.00%) Extreme Networks
6 3 (12.00%) Avaya
6 3 (12.00%) Mitel
6 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (8.00%) Dell
7 2 (8.00%) Forcepoint
7 2 (8.00%) HP
7 2 (8.00%) Ipanema Technologies
8 1 (4.00%) SAP
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