The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 208 182 202
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +20
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 16 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.58% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 2.13% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 21
Average salary £39,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,950 £20,674
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £33,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -16.98%
Wi-Fi
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1481 1551 1638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.90% 27.48% 31.71%
Number of salaries quoted 954 1089 1235
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Berkshire region.

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Berkshire

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough -2 7 £23,500 -47.77% 2
Reading -8 6 £80,000 +255.55% 3
Newbury +7 2 - - 2
Wi-Fi
South East

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wi-Fi.

1 17 (58.62%) Telecoms
2 13 (44.83%) Degree
3 10 (34.48%) Wireless
3 10 (34.48%) Broadband
3 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
4 9 (31.03%) Windows
4 9 (31.03%) ITIL
4 9 (31.03%) Cisco
5 8 (27.59%) Project Management
5 8 (27.59%) Juniper
6 7 (24.14%) LAN
6 7 (24.14%) Linux
6 7 (24.14%) VPN
6 7 (24.14%) HP
6 7 (24.14%) MS Office
6 7 (24.14%) WiMAX
6 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
6 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (24.14%) Office 365
7 6 (20.69%) Bomgar
7 6 (20.69%) ServiceNow
7 6 (20.69%) Dell KACE
7 6 (20.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (20.69%) Line Management
7 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
7 6 (20.69%) iPad
7 6 (20.69%) Apple iOS
7 6 (20.69%) Lync
7 6 (20.69%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (20.69%) Video Conferencing

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wi-Fi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.69%) Lync
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Office
2 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
3 5 (17.24%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) Broadband
1 10 (34.48%) Wireless
2 7 (24.14%) WiMAX
2 7 (24.14%) VPN
2 7 (24.14%) LAN
3 6 (20.69%) Internet
4 5 (17.24%) VoIP
4 5 (17.24%) WLAN
4 5 (17.24%) WAN
4 5 (17.24%) Wireshark
4 5 (17.24%) LTE
4 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
5 4 (13.79%) MPLS
5 4 (13.79%) DSL
6 3 (10.34%) 4G
6 3 (10.34%) 802.11
7 2 (6.90%) CDMA2000
7 2 (6.90%) 3G
7 2 (6.90%) GPRS
7 2 (6.90%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 17 (58.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Desktop Support
3 5 (17.24%) Programme Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Sales Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Network Support
4 3 (10.34%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Wireless Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IP Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Head of IT
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.69%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (20.69%) iPhone
2 6 (20.69%) iPad
2 6 (20.69%) Blackberry
2 6 (20.69%) IPTV
3 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
3 6 (20.69%) Apple iOS
3 6 (20.69%) Mac OS X
4 2 (6.90%) UNIX
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Project Management
3 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
3 6 (20.69%) Asset Management
3 6 (20.69%) Incident Management
3 6 (20.69%) Line Management
4 5 (17.24%) Project Planning
4 5 (17.24%) ERP
4 5 (17.24%) Validation
5 3 (10.34%) System Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (6.90%) OpenUP
6 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.90%) Network Planning
6 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
6 2 (6.90%) CRM
7 1 (3.45%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) C
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (20.69%) MCSE
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (17.24%) PMP
3 5 (17.24%) PMI Certification
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.90%) CCNP
4 2 (6.90%) CCIP
4 2 (6.90%) CCNA
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) DameWare
1 6 (20.69%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (17.24%) Iperf
3 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) Cisco
3 8 (27.59%) Juniper
4 7 (24.14%) HP
5 6 (20.69%) Dell
5 6 (20.69%) Apple
5 6 (20.69%) McAfee
5 6 (20.69%) Bomgar
5 6 (20.69%) ServiceNow
5 6 (20.69%) Dell KACE
6 3 (10.34%) Aerohive Networks
6 3 (10.34%) Ruckus Wireless
6 3 (10.34%) Meraki
6 3 (10.34%) Meru Networks
6 3 (10.34%) Aruba
7 2 (6.90%) Huawei
7 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (6.90%) Ericsson
8 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 5 days ago