Wireless Jobs with Work from Home Options

Wireless
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 3 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
3 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 203 325 418
Rank change year-on-year +122 +93 -127
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 495 449 420
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.65% 0.96% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.67% 8.37% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 428 293 347
10th Percentile £27,236 £28,900 £32,150
25th Percentile £35,000 £40,875 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% -4.55%
75th Percentile £66,563 £63,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £80,000 £76,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +5.26%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 3,907 5,365 6,205
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 12.99% 11.44% 10.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3,294 4,022 4,359
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £39,250 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £56,125 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.79% +2.05% +4.76%
75th Percentile £67,500 £76,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £90,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £49,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +5.00%

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Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Wireless trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Wireless.

Wireless salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Wireless over the 6 months to 3 March 2024.

Wireless salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (7.27%) Apache Spark
2 31 (6.26%) Microsoft Exchange
3 11 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (0.81%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.20%) SAS
Applications
1 29 (5.86%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.61%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.20%) Simulink
4 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 146 (29.49%) Azure
2 107 (21.62%) Microsoft 365
3 38 (7.68%) AWS
4 29 (5.86%) Entra ID
5 12 (2.42%) IaaS
6 11 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (2.02%) Google Workspace
8 8 (1.62%) OneDrive
9 7 (1.41%) Power Automate
10 6 (1.21%) PaaS
10 6 (1.21%) Rubrik
10 6 (1.21%) SaaS
11 5 (1.01%) GCP
11 5 (1.01%) GitHub
12 4 (0.81%) Datadog
12 4 (0.81%) Mimecast
12 4 (0.81%) Nutanix
13 3 (0.61%) Dropbox
13 3 (0.61%) Intacct
14 2 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 174 (35.15%) Firewall
2 157 (31.72%) WAN
3 135 (27.27%) LAN
4 82 (16.57%) Wi-Fi
5 59 (11.92%) SD-WAN
5 59 (11.92%) VLAN
6 56 (11.31%) VPN
7 53 (10.71%) DNS
8 51 (10.30%) TCP/IP
9 46 (9.29%) Network Security
10 42 (8.48%) Broadband
11 40 (8.08%) OSPF
12 39 (7.88%) DHCP
13 37 (7.47%) BGP
14 33 (6.67%) VoIP
15 32 (6.46%) MPLS
16 29 (5.86%) Internet
17 28 (5.66%) ADSL
18 24 (4.85%) SAN
19 21 (4.24%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (7.27%) Big Data
1 36 (7.27%) Data Lake
1 36 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (1.62%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.01%) NoSQL
4 4 (0.81%) DB2
5 3 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.20%) MySQL
6 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (2.02%) JIRA
2 6 (1.21%) Burp Suite
2 6 (1.21%) Metasploit
3 5 (1.01%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.40%) Git
4 2 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 189 (38.18%) Social Skills
2 58 (11.72%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 56 (11.31%) Telecoms
4 38 (7.68%) Finance
5 25 (5.05%) Electronics
6 24 (4.85%) Legal
6 24 (4.85%) Manufacturing
7 22 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (3.84%) Retail
9 16 (3.23%) Presentation Skills
10 15 (3.03%) Games
11 10 (2.02%) Banking
11 10 (2.02%) Documentation Skills
11 10 (2.02%) Military
12 9 (1.82%) Public Sector
13 8 (1.62%) Marketing
14 5 (1.01%) Law
14 5 (1.01%) Organisational Skills
15 4 (0.81%) Fire and Rescue
15 4 (0.81%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 99 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 77 (15.56%) Senior
3 74 (14.95%) Embedded Engineer
4 62 (12.53%) Support Engineer
5 47 (9.49%) Architect
6 41 (8.28%) Software Engineer
7 36 (7.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 35 (7.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 32 (6.46%) IT Support
10 31 (6.26%) IT Engineer
10 31 (6.26%) Senior Network Engineer
11 30 (6.06%) Analyst
11 30 (6.06%) Junior
12 26 (5.25%) Firmware Engineer
13 25 (5.05%) Network Support
14 22 (4.44%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
15 21 (4.24%) Graduate
15 21 (4.24%) IT Support Engineer
15 21 (4.24%) Junior Embedded Engineer
15 21 (4.24%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.63%) 802.1X
2 11 (2.22%) Yocto
3 6 (1.21%) OAuth
4 5 (1.01%) CSS
5 4 (0.81%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (0.61%) HTML
7 2 (0.40%) XMPP
8 1 (0.20%) .NET
8 1 (0.20%) .NET Core
8 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.20%) LDAP
8 1 (0.20%) NETCONF
8 1 (0.20%) OAuth2
8 1 (0.20%) Wayland
8 1 (0.20%) Web Services
8 1 (0.20%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.90%) Data Centre
2 37 (7.47%) Driving Licence
3 21 (4.24%) Management Information System
4 18 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
5 17 (3.43%) IoT
6 15 (3.03%) Device Driver
7 10 (2.02%) PKI
8 8 (1.62%) Algorithms
8 8 (1.62%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.62%) Embedded Systems
8 8 (1.62%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (1.62%) Onboarding
8 8 (1.62%) Public Cloud
8 8 (1.62%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.41%) Replication
10 6 (1.21%) ARM Cortex
10 6 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.01%) Smart City
11 5 (1.01%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 130 (26.26%) Windows
2 69 (13.94%) Windows Server
3 40 (8.08%) Linux
4 38 (7.68%) Windows 10
5 17 (3.43%) Embedded Linux
6 14 (2.83%) Windows Server 2019
7 13 (2.63%) Windows Server 2016
8 12 (2.42%) Mac OS
9 11 (2.22%) Apple iOS
10 10 (2.02%) Unix
11 8 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (1.41%) Android
13 5 (1.01%) FreeRTOS
13 5 (1.01%) Kali Linux
13 5 (1.01%) ThreadX
14 4 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (18.79%) Software Engineering
2 72 (14.55%) Problem-Solving
3 63 (12.73%) ITIL
4 62 (12.53%) Customer Service
5 54 (10.91%) Computer Science
6 46 (9.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 46 (9.29%) Mathematics
7 44 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 44 (8.89%) Technical Leadership
8 41 (8.28%) Physics
9 40 (8.08%) Cybersecurity
10 34 (6.87%) Coaching
11 31 (6.26%) Penetration Testing
11 31 (6.26%) Project Delivery
12 28 (5.66%) Agile
13 27 (5.45%) Mentoring
14 26 (5.25%) Load Balancing
15 25 (5.05%) Migration
15 25 (5.05%) Project Management
16 22 (4.44%) Customer Experience
Programming Languages
1 84 (16.97%) C
2 64 (12.93%) Embedded C
3 22 (4.44%) Python
4 20 (4.04%) PowerShell
5 14 (2.83%) Bash
6 7 (1.41%) C#
6 7 (1.41%) C++
7 6 (1.21%) SQL
8 5 (1.01%) Assembly Language
9 3 (0.61%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.40%) Java
10 2 (0.40%) Perl
11 1 (0.20%) AWK
11 1 (0.20%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.20%) Ruby
11 1 (0.20%) sed
11 1 (0.20%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 117 (23.64%) Degree
2 101 (20.40%) Cisco Certification
3 73 (14.75%) CCNA
4 42 (8.48%) CCNP
5 41 (8.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 34 (6.87%) Security Cleared
7 33 (6.67%) Network+ Certification
8 27 (5.45%) MCITP
9 21 (4.24%) SC Cleared
10 16 (3.23%) CCIE
11 13 (2.63%) AWS Certification
12 12 (2.42%) CREST Certified
12 12 (2.42%) OSCP
13 10 (2.02%) BPSS Clearance
13 10 (2.02%) CHECK Team Member
14 9 (1.82%) Azure Certification
14 9 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
14 9 (1.82%) CWNA
14 9 (1.82%) DBS Check
15 7 (1.41%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.04%) Cyber Essentials
2 19 (3.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (3.84%) SLA
3 10 (2.02%) NIST
4 7 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 7 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.21%) Actionable Recommendations
5 6 (1.21%) GRC
5 6 (1.21%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.21%) SOC 2
6 5 (1.01%) MISRA
6 5 (1.01%) NCSC
7 2 (0.40%) GDPR
8 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.20%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 69 (13.94%) Active Directory
2 64 (12.93%) Firmware
3 42 (8.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (7.47%) Hyper-V
5 30 (6.06%) Embedded Firmware
6 9 (1.82%) vSphere
7 7 (1.41%) XenDesktop
8 6 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.01%) XenApp
10 4 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.20%) NFS
12 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.20%) vCloud
12 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.20%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 30 (6.06%) Microsoft Intune
2 18 (3.64%) SCCM
3 15 (3.03%) FortiGate
4 10 (2.02%) Ansible
5 8 (1.62%) Cisco CUCM
5 8 (1.62%) ServiceCenter
6 7 (1.41%) Nmap
6 7 (1.41%) Single Sign-On
7 5 (1.01%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 3 (0.61%) Jamf Pro
8 3 (0.61%) vCenter Server
8 3 (0.61%) WSUS
9 2 (0.40%) EdgeSight
9 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.40%) Nessus
10 1 (0.20%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.20%) Nagios
10 1 (0.20%) OpenNMS
10 1 (0.20%) SCOM
10 1 (0.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 184 (37.17%) Cisco
2 127 (25.66%) Microsoft
3 68 (13.74%) Aruba
4 63 (12.73%) Meraki
5 58 (11.72%) Fortinet
6 57 (11.52%) VMware
7 44 (8.89%) Palo Alto
8 42 (8.48%) HP
8 42 (8.48%) Juniper
9 36 (7.27%) Databricks
10 29 (5.86%) CheckPoint
11 20 (4.04%) Veeam
12 19 (3.84%) Ruckus Wireless
13 16 (3.23%) Citrix
14 14 (2.83%) F5
15 13 (2.63%) Apple
16 11 (2.22%) Draytek
16 11 (2.22%) Google
17 8 (1.62%) SolarWinds
18 7 (1.41%) Ekahau