Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 190 190
Rank change year-on-year -38 0 -31
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 415 623 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.37% 1.78% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.77% 8.36% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 337 523 581
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £29,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5341 7454 8571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.61% 21.31% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4253 5962 6966
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,200 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in the South East

Wireless
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Wireless in the South East

Wireless
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireless in the South East

Wireless
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley -41 164 £44,000 -2.22% 15
Surrey +42 115 £50,750 +12.78% 3
Berkshire -14 114 £45,000 -14.29% 7
Hampshire -20 86 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Oxfordshire +12 28 £34,750 -13.13%
Buckinghamshire -21 21 £32,500 -23.53% 8
Kent -26 21 £47,500 -5.00%
West Sussex +4 16 £47,500 +48.44% 1
East Sussex -37 7 £38,500 -9.41%
M4 Corridor - 6 - -
Middlesex +10 1 £40,000 - 2
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 187 (45.06%) Firewall
2 183 (44.10%) Cisco
3 128 (30.84%) Cisco Certification
4 126 (30.36%) LAN
5 123 (29.64%) WAN
6 106 (25.54%) Windows
7 99 (23.86%) VMware
8 97 (23.37%) Microsoft
9 90 (21.69%) Juniper
10 86 (20.72%) CCNP
10 86 (20.72%) Active Directory
11 84 (20.24%) TCP/IP
12 81 (19.52%) ITIL
13 78 (18.80%) HP
13 78 (18.80%) Data Centre
14 76 (18.31%) DNS
15 70 (16.87%) VPN
15 70 (16.87%) Telecoms
16 68 (16.39%) DHCP
16 68 (16.39%) SolarWinds
17 66 (15.90%) OSPF
18 65 (15.66%) Network Security
19 64 (15.42%) VMware Infrastructure
20 63 (15.18%) Palo Alto
21 62 (14.94%) VLAN
22 61 (14.70%) BGP
23 60 (14.46%) MPLS
24 58 (13.98%) F5
25 57 (13.73%) Linux
26 55 (13.25%) Cisco Nexus

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 18 (4.34%) MS Exchange
2 14 (3.37%) IIS
3 12 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (2.89%) Skype for Business
4 10 (2.41%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.24%) Apache
7 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.24%) nginx
Applications
1 37 (8.92%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (4.82%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.96%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.72%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.72%) Epicor Vantage
1 3 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.48%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.24%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 36 (8.67%) Office 365
2 16 (3.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.20%) IaaS
4 5 (1.20%) PaaS
5 4 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.96%) G Suite
5 4 (0.96%) SaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 187 (45.06%) Firewall
2 126 (30.36%) LAN
3 123 (29.64%) WAN
4 84 (20.24%) TCP/IP
5 76 (18.31%) DNS
6 70 (16.87%) VPN
7 68 (16.39%) DHCP
8 66 (15.90%) OSPF
9 65 (15.66%) Network Security
10 62 (14.94%) VLAN
11 61 (14.70%) BGP
12 60 (14.46%) MPLS
13 55 (13.25%) Cisco Nexus
14 54 (13.01%) Cisco ASA
14 54 (13.01%) IPsec
15 49 (11.81%) Ethernet
16 47 (11.33%) SNMP
17 45 (10.84%) Wi-Fi
18 37 (8.92%) VoIP
19 35 (8.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.61%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.41%) Big Data
3 9 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 9 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (0.72%) CorVu
5 3 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.24%) MySQL
6 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.93%) Mocha
3 5 (1.20%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (0.96%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.72%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.24%) JIRA
6 1 (0.24%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.24%) Subversion
General
1 70 (16.87%) Telecoms
2 36 (8.67%) Finance
3 35 (8.43%) Electronics
4 15 (3.61%) Billing
5 12 (2.89%) Banking
5 12 (2.89%) Retail Banking
6 9 (2.17%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.93%) Marketing
8 7 (1.69%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.45%) Automotive
10 5 (1.20%) Law
10 5 (1.20%) Legal
11 4 (0.96%) Advertising
12 3 (0.72%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.72%) Retail
13 1 (0.24%) French Language
13 1 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 124 (29.88%) Network Engineer
2 41 (9.88%) Consultant
3 35 (8.43%) IT Support
4 31 (7.47%) Senior Network Engineer
5 30 (7.23%) Support Engineer
6 27 (6.51%) Developer
7 25 (6.02%) Architect
8 24 (5.78%) Network Manager
9 21 (5.06%) IT Engineer
10 20 (4.82%) Cisco Engineer
10 20 (4.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 18 (4.34%) Field Engineer
12 17 (4.10%) IT Support Engineer
12 17 (4.10%) JavaScript Developer
12 17 (4.10%) Network Architect
13 15 (3.61%) Project Manager
14 14 (3.37%) Electronics Technician
14 14 (3.37%) Lead Network Engineer
14 14 (3.37%) Security Engineer
14 14 (3.37%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.78%) 802.1X
2 18 (4.34%) HTML
3 17 (4.10%) CSS
3 17 (4.10%) Web Services
4 14 (3.37%) jQuery
5 13 (3.13%) .NET
5 13 (3.13%) .NET Core
5 13 (3.13%) Ajax
5 13 (3.13%) ASP.NET
5 13 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 13 (3.13%) HTML5
5 13 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
6 10 (2.41%) Node.js
7 9 (2.17%) AngularJS
7 9 (2.17%) React
8 8 (1.93%) Middleware
9 3 (0.72%) WAP
10 2 (0.48%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (0.24%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 78 (18.80%) Data Centre
2 29 (6.99%) Management Information System
3 24 (5.78%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.10%) Embedded Systems
5 15 (3.61%) PKI
6 13 (3.13%) FlexPod
6 13 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
7 12 (2.89%) Contactless
7 12 (2.89%) Digital Currency
7 12 (2.89%) Digital TV
7 12 (2.89%) EMV
7 12 (2.89%) Smartcard
8 9 (2.17%) Fat Client
8 9 (2.17%) Thin Client
9 8 (1.93%) iSeries
10 7 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (1.69%) Driving Licence
11 6 (1.45%) Client/Server
11 6 (1.45%) Clustering
11 6 (1.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 106 (25.54%) Windows
2 57 (13.73%) Linux
3 44 (10.60%) Windows 7
4 41 (9.88%) Windows Server
5 40 (9.64%) Windows 10
6 39 (9.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (8.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (3.61%) Unix
9 14 (3.37%) Android
10 8 (1.93%) Mac OS X
10 8 (1.93%) Solaris
11 7 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (1.45%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.45%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.96%) CentOS
13 4 (0.96%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.72%) Kali Linux
15 2 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.24%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (19.52%) ITIL
2 47 (11.33%) Network Monitoring
3 45 (10.84%) Project Management
4 36 (8.67%) Load Balancing
5 35 (8.43%) Network Design
6 33 (7.95%) Presales
7 31 (7.47%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (7.47%) Service Delivery
8 30 (7.23%) Network Management
9 25 (6.02%) Change Control
9 25 (6.02%) Mentoring
10 24 (5.78%) Migration
11 21 (5.06%) Integration Testing
12 19 (4.58%) Information Security
12 19 (4.58%) ITIL V3
13 18 (4.34%) Capacity Management
13 18 (4.34%) Service Management
14 17 (4.10%) Line Management
14 17 (4.10%) Mobile Device Management
15 16 (3.86%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 32 (7.71%) SQL
2 26 (6.27%) C
3 23 (5.54%) C#
3 23 (5.54%) JavaScript
4 19 (4.58%) Python
5 16 (3.86%) Java
6 15 (3.61%) C++
7 12 (2.89%) Bash Shell
8 9 (2.17%) Perl
9 8 (1.93%) Go
10 6 (1.45%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.72%) Embedded C
11 3 (0.72%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 128 (30.84%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (20.72%) CCNP
3 52 (12.53%) CCNA
4 49 (11.81%) Degree
5 44 (10.60%) Security Cleared
6 43 (10.36%) SC Cleared
7 22 (5.30%) DV Cleared
8 20 (4.82%) CCIE
9 14 (3.37%) CCDP
10 11 (2.65%) CISSP
11 9 (2.17%) CCSE
11 9 (2.17%) CISM
11 9 (2.17%) JNCIS
12 8 (1.93%) DBS Check
12 8 (1.93%) JNCIA
12 8 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (1.69%) CCDA
13 7 (1.69%) CISA
13 7 (1.69%) CWNA
14 6 (1.45%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (12.29%) SLA
2 29 (6.99%) QA
3 7 (1.69%) PMO
4 5 (1.20%) GDPR
4 5 (1.20%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.96%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 86 (20.72%) Active Directory
2 64 (15.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (9.40%) Hyper-V
4 15 (3.61%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (2.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 11 (2.65%) Virtual Servers
6 10 (2.41%) ProxySG
7 9 (2.17%) Docker
8 8 (1.93%) vSphere
9 6 (1.45%) VMware NSX
10 3 (0.72%) FreeRADIUS
11 2 (0.48%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.24%) Firmware
12 1 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 34 (8.19%) Cisco Prime
2 13 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
3 10 (2.41%) Nagios
3 10 (2.41%) SCCM
4 9 (2.17%) FortiGate
5 6 (1.45%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (1.20%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (0.96%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.96%) WSUS
8 3 (0.72%) Ansible
8 3 (0.72%) Cacti
8 3 (0.72%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.48%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.24%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.24%) Nessus
10 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.24%) SAP Afaria
10 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 183 (44.10%) Cisco
2 99 (23.86%) VMware
3 97 (23.37%) Microsoft
4 90 (21.69%) Juniper
5 78 (18.80%) HP
6 68 (16.39%) SolarWinds
7 63 (15.18%) Palo Alto
8 58 (13.98%) F5
9 54 (13.01%) CheckPoint
10 52 (12.53%) Aruba
11 45 (10.84%) Brocade
12 32 (7.71%) Dell
13 25 (6.02%) Apple
14 23 (5.54%) Fortinet
14 23 (5.54%) Meraki
15 19 (4.58%) Blue Coat
15 19 (4.58%) Citrix
16 18 (4.34%) Extreme Networks
17 16 (3.86%) Riverbed
18 14 (3.37%) 3Com