The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 268 313 274
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -39
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 46 24 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.19% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.34% 1.23% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 44 24 30
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £44,550 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -6.66%
Wi-Fi
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1968 1947 2273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 18.66% 15.68% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1644 1617 2025
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% -1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in the City of London

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in the City of London

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 46 (63.01%) Windows
2 38 (52.05%) WAN
2 38 (52.05%) Microsoft
3 37 (50.68%) LAN
4 31 (42.47%) VPN
4 31 (42.47%) Cisco
5 30 (41.10%) MS Office
6 29 (39.73%) Firewall
7 25 (34.25%) Windows 7
8 24 (32.88%) Active Directory
9 23 (31.51%) VoIP
9 23 (31.51%) VLAN
10 22 (30.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (27.40%) Video Conferencing
11 20 (27.40%) MS Exchange
11 20 (27.40%) Project Management
11 20 (27.40%) Wireless
12 19 (26.03%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (26.03%) Retail
13 18 (24.66%) Time Management
13 18 (24.66%) Apple iOS
13 18 (24.66%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (24.66%) SQL
13 18 (24.66%) Apple
14 17 (23.29%) EPoS
14 17 (23.29%) Avaya
14 17 (23.29%) Client/Server
15 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
16 14 (19.18%) Bluetooth
17 13 (17.81%) VMware

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 20 (27.40%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.74%) Apache
4 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.37%) nginx
Applications
1 30 (41.10%) MS Office
2 11 (15.07%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Office 365
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.37%) SaaS
3 1 (1.37%) PaaS
3 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (52.05%) WAN
2 37 (50.68%) LAN
3 31 (42.47%) VPN
4 29 (39.73%) Firewall
5 23 (31.51%) VLAN
5 23 (31.51%) VoIP
6 20 (27.40%) Wireless
7 14 (19.18%) Bluetooth
8 10 (13.70%) SAN
9 9 (12.33%) DHCP
10 8 (10.96%) DNS
11 7 (9.59%) MPLS
12 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
13 5 (6.85%) OSPF
13 5 (6.85%) PABX
13 5 (6.85%) Spanning Tree
14 4 (5.48%) Structured Cabling
14 4 (5.48%) Ethernet
15 3 (4.11%) RIP
15 3 (4.11%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.37%) Big Data
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.37%) MySQL
General
1 19 (26.03%) Retail
2 8 (10.96%) Electronics
3 3 (4.11%) Law
3 3 (4.11%) Legal
4 1 (1.37%) Advertising
4 1 (1.37%) Finance
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (20.55%) Support Specialist
2 11 (15.07%) Technical Support
3 10 (13.70%) Network Engineer
4 9 (12.33%) Field Engineer
4 9 (12.33%) Technical Support Specialist
4 9 (12.33%) Technical Specialist
5 8 (10.96%) Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Embedded C Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) C Software Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.48%) Network Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Network Support
8 3 (4.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) HTML
1 1 (1.37%) J2EE
1 1 (1.37%) ODBC
1 1 (1.37%) WAP
1 1 (1.37%) iOS SDK
1 1 (1.37%) REST
1 1 (1.37%) FastCGI
1 1 (1.37%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.40%) Video Conferencing
2 17 (23.29%) Client/Server
2 17 (23.29%) EPoS
3 5 (6.85%) Handset
4 3 (4.11%) NHS
4 3 (4.11%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.74%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.37%) PMI
6 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.37%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 46 (63.01%) Windows
2 25 (34.25%) Windows 7
3 22 (30.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (26.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (24.66%) Apple iOS
5 18 (24.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (16.44%) Linux
7 7 (9.59%) Windows XP
7 7 (9.59%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.11%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.37%) Debian
9 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.37%) Android
9 1 (1.37%) CentOS
9 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.40%) Project Management
2 18 (24.66%) Time Management
3 9 (12.33%) ITIL
4 7 (9.59%) Software Engineering
5 5 (6.85%) CRM
6 4 (5.48%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.11%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.11%) Business Continuity
7 3 (4.11%) Network Management
8 2 (2.74%) Information Security
8 2 (2.74%) Migration
8 2 (2.74%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.74%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.37%) Network Load Balancing
9 1 (1.37%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.37%) Multithreading
9 1 (1.37%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.37%) Zachman Framework
9 1 (1.37%) TOGAF
9 1 (1.37%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.66%) SQL
2 9 (12.33%) C
3 8 (10.96%) C++
3 8 (10.96%) Embedded C
4 2 (2.74%) Java
4 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.37%) Python
5 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.37%) Perl
5 1 (1.37%) Embedded C++
5 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (12.33%) SC Cleared
2 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.96%) CCNA
4 4 (5.48%) CCNP
4 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.48%) Degree
5 3 (4.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.74%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.37%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.37%) MCTS
7 1 (1.37%) MCSE
7 1 (1.37%) MCSA
7 1 (1.37%) HP APS
7 1 (1.37%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 24 (32.88%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (13.70%) Firmware
4 9 (12.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.37%) Postfix
5 1 (1.37%) XenServer
5 1 (1.37%) vSphere
5 1 (1.37%) Varnish
5 1 (1.37%) Docker
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) Backup Exec
2 5 (6.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.74%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (2.74%) SCOM
3 2 (2.74%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.37%) Kibana
4 1 (1.37%) Puppet
4 1 (1.37%) SCCM
4 1 (1.37%) Nagios
4 1 (1.37%) OpenView
Vendors
1 38 (52.05%) Microsoft
2 31 (42.47%) Cisco
3 18 (24.66%) Apple
4 17 (23.29%) Avaya
5 13 (17.81%) VMware
6 9 (12.33%) Juniper
7 8 (10.96%) NetApp
8 7 (9.59%) HP
9 6 (8.22%) CheckPoint
9 6 (8.22%) Symantec
9 6 (8.22%) McAfee
9 6 (8.22%) Aruba
10 5 (6.85%) SolarWinds
11 3 (4.11%) F5
11 3 (4.11%) IronPort
11 3 (4.11%) Citrix
12 2 (2.74%) Polycom
12 2 (2.74%) Barracuda Networks
13 1 (1.37%) 3Com
13 1 (1.37%) MobileIron