Period
to 20 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 99 121 165
Rank change year-on-year +22 +44 +12
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 97 111 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.73% 2.45% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.03% 12.64% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 93 90 79
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -23.81% +16.67%
10th Percentile £35,850 £31,250 £27,300
90th Percentile £92,500 £68,875 £67,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% -2.22%

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 806 878 1,141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 22.72% 19.42% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 715 697 949
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Surrey

Wireless
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Surrey

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Surrey

Wireless
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 January 2020. 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
Guildford -4 29 £47,500 +26.67% 3
Leatherhead - 8 £60,000 - 1
Woking -8 6 £35,750 -24.74% 3
Farnham +20 5 £37,500 - 2
Camberley +7 4 £55,000 +54.93% 1
Reigate +26 2 £32,500 +8.33%
Redhill -14 1 £57,500 -2.54% 1
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 42 (43.30%) Cisco
2 28 (28.87%) Firewall
3 24 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (24.74%) Software Engineering
3 24 (24.74%) C++
3 24 (24.74%) Meraki
3 24 (24.74%) DevOps
4 23 (23.71%) Wi-Fi
5 22 (22.68%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (22.68%) Security Cleared
6 21 (21.65%) SC Cleared
7 19 (19.59%) Microsoft
8 18 (18.56%) C
8 18 (18.56%) Windows
8 18 (18.56%) CCNP
8 18 (18.56%) Electronics
8 18 (18.56%) Huawei
8 18 (18.56%) Ruckus Wireless
9 17 (17.53%) Active Directory
9 17 (17.53%) VPN
10 16 (16.49%) SNMP
10 16 (16.49%) Telecoms
11 15 (15.46%) Presales
12 14 (14.43%) Office 365
12 14 (14.43%) VMware
13 13 (13.40%) DHCP
13 13 (13.40%) Microsoft Office
13 13 (13.40%) MPLS
14 12 (12.37%) Internet
14 12 (12.37%) Embedded C++

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 6 (6.19%) Confluence
2 3 (3.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (13.40%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.43%) Office 365
2 11 (11.34%) AWS
3 8 (8.25%) Azure
4 6 (6.19%) PaaS
5 2 (2.06%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (28.87%) Firewall
2 23 (23.71%) Wi-Fi
3 17 (17.53%) VPN
4 16 (16.49%) SNMP
5 13 (13.40%) DHCP
5 13 (13.40%) MPLS
6 12 (12.37%) Internet
7 11 (11.34%) BGP
7 11 (11.34%) LAN
7 11 (11.34%) VLAN
8 10 (10.31%) WAN
9 9 (9.28%) IP Telephony
10 8 (8.25%) TCP/IP
11 7 (7.22%) Cisco IPT
11 7 (7.22%) DNS
11 7 (7.22%) H.323
11 7 (7.22%) MGCP
11 7 (7.22%) Network Security
11 7 (7.22%) OSPF
12 6 (6.19%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (7.22%) JIRA
2 6 (6.19%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (18.56%) Electronics
2 16 (16.49%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.19%) Finance
3 6 (6.19%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.03%) Automotive
4 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.03%) Games
4 1 (1.03%) Law
4 1 (1.03%) Police
4 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (14.43%) Network Engineer
2 12 (12.37%) Electronics Engineer
2 12 (12.37%) Software Engineer
3 11 (11.34%) Head of Engineering
4 8 (8.25%) Telecoms Engineer
4 8 (8.25%) Wireless Engineer
5 7 (7.22%) Embedded Engineer
5 7 (7.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (7.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (7.22%) IP Engineer
5 7 (7.22%) IT Engineer
5 7 (7.22%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (6.19%) Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 6 (6.19%) Firmware Engineer
6 6 (6.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (6.19%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (6.19%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.19%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (6.19%) Telecoms Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.22%) XMPP
2 6 (6.19%) .NET
2 6 (6.19%) AngularJS
2 6 (6.19%) CSS
2 6 (6.19%) HTML
2 6 (6.19%) HTML5
2 6 (6.19%) React
3 2 (2.06%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.37%) VHDL
2 8 (8.25%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.25%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (7.22%) Handset
4 6 (6.19%) User Experience
5 5 (5.15%) CMDB
6 4 (4.12%) e-Learning
6 4 (4.12%) Wiki
7 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.06%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.56%) Windows
2 11 (11.34%) Windows Server
3 8 (8.25%) Windows 10
4 7 (7.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.19%) Linux
5 6 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.09%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.06%) Android
8 1 (1.03%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (24.74%) DevOps
1 24 (24.74%) Software Engineering
2 15 (15.46%) Presales
3 11 (11.34%) Artificial Intelligence
3 11 (11.34%) People Management
4 10 (10.31%) Incident Management
4 10 (10.31%) ITIL
4 10 (10.31%) Network Management
5 9 (9.28%) Project Management
6 8 (8.25%) Collaborative Working
7 7 (7.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 6 (6.19%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.19%) ITIL V3
8 6 (6.19%) Problem Management
8 6 (6.19%) Secure Coding
8 6 (6.19%) Web Development
9 5 (5.15%) Business Development
9 5 (5.15%) Load Balancing
9 5 (5.15%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (24.74%) C++
2 18 (18.56%) C
3 12 (12.37%) Embedded C++
4 7 (7.22%) PowerShell
5 6 (6.19%) Embedded C
5 6 (6.19%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.03%) Python
6 1 (1.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (22.68%) Cisco Certification
1 22 (22.68%) Security Cleared
2 21 (21.65%) SC Cleared
3 18 (18.56%) CCNP
4 9 (9.28%) MCSE
4 9 (9.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.19%) Degree
6 4 (4.12%) CCIE
7 3 (3.09%) CCNA
7 3 (3.09%) JNCIP
7 3 (3.09%) JNCIS
8 2 (2.06%) CCIE Data Center
8 2 (2.06%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 2 (2.06%) CCIE Service Provider
8 2 (2.06%) CCIE Wireless
8 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.03%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.03%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.34%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (17.53%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.31%) Hyper-V
3 8 (8.25%) Firmware
3 8 (8.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (7.22%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (6.19%) Ansible
3 1 (1.03%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.03%) SCCM
3 1 (1.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (43.30%) Cisco
2 24 (24.74%) Meraki
3 19 (19.59%) Microsoft
4 18 (18.56%) Huawei
4 18 (18.56%) Ruckus Wireless
5 14 (14.43%) VMware
6 9 (9.28%) SolarWinds
7 8 (8.25%) Aruba
8 6 (6.19%) Citrix
9 5 (5.15%) Juniper
10 4 (4.12%) F5
10 4 (4.12%) Virgin Media
11 3 (3.09%) Palo Alto
12 2 (2.06%) Aerohive Networks
12 2 (2.06%) Dell KACE
12 2 (2.06%) IronPort
12 2 (2.06%) Polycom
12 2 (2.06%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.06%) ServiceNow
12 2 (2.06%) Siemens