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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 50 57
Rank change year-on-year -42 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 14 106 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.12% 5.42% 4.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.93% 18.24% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 74 36
Median salary £45,500 £53,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.34% +2.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £30,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £65,000 £65,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.17%  

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 356 581 742
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 28.59% 29.70% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 239 474 399
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,600 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Wireless as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 31 (49.21%) Cisco
2 28 (44.44%) Network Design
3 27 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 25 (39.68%) Firewall
4 25 (39.68%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (39.68%) CCNA
5 24 (38.10%) CCNP
5 24 (38.10%) CheckPoint
6 22 (34.92%) Telecoms
6 22 (34.92%) Network Monitoring
7 21 (33.33%) Network Architecture
7 21 (33.33%) Finance
7 21 (33.33%) Network Planning
7 21 (33.33%) CCIP
7 21 (33.33%) CCIE
7 21 (33.33%) CCSP
8 16 (25.40%) Network Management
8 16 (25.40%) Degree
9 14 (22.22%) Network Security
9 14 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (20.63%) MPLS
11 12 (19.05%) Cisco IOS
11 12 (19.05%) SaaS
11 12 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (17.46%) Presales
12 11 (17.46%) VPN
13 10 (15.87%) ITIL
13 10 (15.87%) Windows
13 10 (15.87%) Linux
13 10 (15.87%) Radio Access Network

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 3 (4.76%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.05%) SaaS
2 3 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (39.68%) Firewall
2 14 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 14 (22.22%) Network Security
3 13 (20.63%) MPLS
4 12 (19.05%) Cisco IOS
5 11 (17.46%) VPN
6 10 (15.87%) Radio Access Network
7 9 (14.29%) SAN
8 7 (11.11%) DWDM
8 7 (11.11%) Ethernet
8 7 (11.11%) LAN
8 7 (11.11%) SDH
9 5 (7.94%) DHCP
9 5 (7.94%) OSPF
9 5 (7.94%) WAN
9 5 (7.94%) Wireless Security
9 5 (7.94%) WLAN
10 4 (6.35%) BGP
10 4 (6.35%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Burp Suite
1 1 (1.59%) Metasploit
General
1 22 (34.92%) Telecoms
2 21 (33.33%) Finance
3 8 (12.70%) Legal
3 8 (12.70%) Marketing
4 3 (4.76%) Advertising
4 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (47.62%) Network Engineer
2 18 (28.57%) Lead Network Engineer
3 12 (19.05%) Cloud Engineer
3 12 (19.05%) Data Centre Engineer
3 12 (19.05%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
3 12 (19.05%) Data Network Engineer
3 12 (19.05%) Network Operations Engineer
4 11 (17.46%) Support Engineer
5 10 (15.87%) NOC Engineer
6 9 (14.29%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 9 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
6 9 (14.29%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
6 9 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (14.29%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 9 (14.29%) Cisco Support
6 9 (14.29%) Monitoring Engineer
6 9 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
6 9 (14.29%) Network Monitoring Engineer
6 9 (14.29%) Network Support
6 9 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) 802.1X
2 2 (3.17%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Linux
1 10 (15.87%) Windows
2 9 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (1.59%) Kali Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) Network Design
2 22 (34.92%) Network Monitoring
3 21 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 21 (33.33%) Network Planning
4 16 (25.40%) Network Management
5 12 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (17.46%) Presales
7 10 (15.87%) ITIL
8 9 (14.29%) Service Management
9 8 (12.70%) CRM
9 8 (12.70%) Customer Requirements
9 8 (12.70%) Escalation Management
10 7 (11.11%) Benchmarking
10 7 (11.11%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 7 (11.11%) Business Development
10 7 (11.11%) Coaching
10 7 (11.11%) Product Management
10 7 (11.11%) Programme Management
11 6 (9.52%) Service Delivery
12 5 (7.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) Python
2 3 (4.76%) Tcl
3 1 (1.59%) Perl
3 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (39.68%) CCNA
1 25 (39.68%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (38.10%) CCNP
3 21 (33.33%) CCIE
3 21 (33.33%) CCIP
3 21 (33.33%) CCSP
4 16 (25.40%) Degree
5 9 (14.29%) CCSA
6 5 (7.94%) PMI Certification
6 5 (7.94%) PMP
7 4 (6.35%) CREST Certified
7 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
7 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
7 4 (6.35%) Tigerscheme
8 1 (1.59%) HP MASE
8 1 (1.59%) MCP
8 1 (1.59%) MCSE
8 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.59%) VCP5
8 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) ISO 14001
2 4 (6.35%) QA
2 4 (6.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.59%) FreeRADIUS
1 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Nmap
1 1 (1.59%) SCCM
1 1 (1.59%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 31 (49.21%) Cisco
2 24 (38.10%) CheckPoint
3 9 (14.29%) Citrix
4 8 (12.70%) Huawei
5 4 (6.35%) Ericsson
5 4 (6.35%) Nokia
5 4 (6.35%) Nortel
6 3 (4.76%) HP
6 3 (4.76%) Juniper
6 3 (4.76%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.17%) Aruba
7 2 (3.17%) BT
7 2 (3.17%) Dell
7 2 (3.17%) F5
7 2 (3.17%) Forcepoint
7 2 (3.17%) Ipanema Technologies
7 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.59%) Brocade
8 1 (1.59%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.59%) VMware
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