Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 136 72
Rank change year-on-year +18 -64 +10
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 27 22 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.16% 0.91% 4.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.35% 3.45% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 115
Reading median annual salary £39,500 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.76% -8.70% +35.29%
10th Percentile £31,050 £38,850 £33,750
90th Percentile £68,225 £70,000 £69,000
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.41% -12.00% -13.04%

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 425 637 1,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 18.29% 26.41% 29.28%
Number of salaries quoted 353 460 793
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,450 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +5.38%

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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 16 (59.26%) Cisco
2 14 (51.85%) DNS
3 13 (48.15%) Firewall
4 12 (44.44%) LAN
4 12 (44.44%) WAN
5 11 (40.74%) DHCP
6 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
7 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (29.63%) Juniper
8 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
9 6 (22.22%) VoIP
9 6 (22.22%) CCNP
9 6 (22.22%) CCNA
9 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (22.22%) Server Management
10 5 (18.52%) Server Monitoring
10 5 (18.52%) IP Telephony
10 5 (18.52%) Marketing
10 5 (18.52%) Business Development
10 5 (18.52%) Network Security
10 5 (18.52%) Finance
10 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
10 5 (18.52%) Citrix
10 5 (18.52%) ITIL
11 4 (14.81%) Windows
11 4 (14.81%) WLAN
11 4 (14.81%) VPN
11 4 (14.81%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) DNS
2 13 (48.15%) Firewall
3 12 (44.44%) LAN
3 12 (44.44%) WAN
4 11 (40.74%) DHCP
5 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
6 6 (22.22%) VoIP
7 5 (18.52%) IP Telephony
7 5 (18.52%) Network Security
8 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (14.81%) VLAN
8 4 (14.81%) VPN
8 4 (14.81%) WLAN
9 3 (11.11%) BGP
9 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
9 3 (11.11%) MPLS
10 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (7.41%) OSPF
10 2 (7.41%) SNMP
10 2 (7.41%) Structured Cabling
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
1 5 (18.52%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Electronics
3 2 (7.41%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Administrator
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco Administrator
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco Network Administrator
1 6 (22.22%) Network Administrator
1 6 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Account Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Network Security Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 3 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) WLAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) 802.1X
1 2 (7.41%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (11.11%) Handset
4 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.41%) Fat Client
4 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (22.22%) Server Management
2 5 (18.52%) Business Development
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Server Monitoring
3 4 (14.81%) Product Management
3 4 (14.81%) Value Proposition
4 3 (11.11%) Presales
4 3 (11.11%) Software Licensing
5 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.41%) Customer-Centricity
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
5 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.41%) Network Design
6 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.70%) Process Management
6 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (22.22%) CCNA
2 6 (22.22%) CCNP
3 2 (7.41%) CCSA
4 1 (3.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.70%) CCDA
4 1 (3.70%) CCDP
4 1 (3.70%) CCIE
4 1 (3.70%) CCIP
4 1 (3.70%) CCSE
4 1 (3.70%) CCSP
4 1 (3.70%) CISSP
4 1 (3.70%) CWNA
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) JNCIA
4 1 (3.70%) JNCIS
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) Firmware
2 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Cisco
2 8 (29.63%) Juniper
3 5 (18.52%) Citrix
4 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
5 3 (11.11%) Aruba
5 3 (11.11%) HP
6 2 (7.41%) Avaya
6 2 (7.41%) F5
6 2 (7.41%) Huawei
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.41%) VMware
7 1 (3.70%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.70%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds