Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 123 116 97
Rank change year-on-year -7 -19 -25
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 20 38 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.01% 1.49% 2.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.89% 7.38% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19 38 46
Reading median annual salary £37,000 £48,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.92% -16.52% +27.78%
10th Percentile £32,700 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £66,125 £77,500
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -14.29% +5.00%

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 Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 409 515 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 20.63% 20.20% 30.89%
Number of salaries quoted 318 373 592
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £74,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -

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 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Reading region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 10 (50.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (40.00%) Firewall
3 7 (35.00%) CCNP
4 5 (25.00%) LAN
4 5 (25.00%) DNS
4 5 (25.00%) WAN
4 5 (25.00%) Aruba
4 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (20.00%) CCNA
5 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.00%) DHCP
6 3 (15.00%) SNMP
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
6 3 (15.00%) ITIL
6 3 (15.00%) Windows
6 3 (15.00%) Juniper
6 3 (15.00%) EPoS
6 3 (15.00%) Firmware
6 3 (15.00%) MPLS
6 3 (15.00%) OSPF
6 3 (15.00%) BGP
6 3 (15.00%) VRRP
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) Network Management
6 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
6 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (15.00%) Server Monitoring
6 3 (15.00%) Retail
6 3 (15.00%) IP Telephony

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) DNS
2 5 (25.00%) LAN
2 5 (25.00%) WAN
3 3 (15.00%) BGP
3 3 (15.00%) DHCP
3 3 (15.00%) IGMP
3 3 (15.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (15.00%) MPLS
3 3 (15.00%) OSPF
3 3 (15.00%) SNMP
3 3 (15.00%) VRRP
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (10.00%) WLAN
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security
5 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Electronics
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Technical Support
1 5 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Product Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Products Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Product Support
3 2 (10.00%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) WLAN Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Wireless Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Project Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) EPoS
2 3 (15.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL
1 3 (15.00%) Network Management
1 3 (15.00%) Project Management
1 3 (15.00%) SDLC
1 3 (15.00%) Server Management
1 3 (15.00%) Server Monitoring
1 3 (15.00%) Software Licensing
2 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.00%) B2B
3 1 (5.00%) CAD
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.00%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (5.00%) Presales
3 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) CCNP
3 4 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) CCIE
4 1 (5.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Firmware
2 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (25.00%) Aruba
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix
3 3 (15.00%) Juniper
4 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.00%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (5.00%) F5
5 1 (5.00%) Meraki
5 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto