The first table below looks at the demand for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 189 206 250
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +44
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 72 41 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.90% 0.53% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.52% 2.55% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 61 21 16
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1593 1608 1605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.99% 20.91% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1303 1266 1328
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wi-Fi
England

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in the East of England

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in the East of England

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
Hertfordshire +5 38 £50,000 +58.73% 4
Bedfordshire - 17 £25,000 -
Cambridgeshire -2 8 £52,500 +10.52% 5
Suffolk +8 3 £40,000 +122.22%
Essex -11 3 £23,500 -47.77%
Norfolk - 2 £25,250 -
Wi-Fi
England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 71 (43.29%) Wireless
2 63 (38.41%) LAN
3 60 (36.59%) WAN
4 56 (34.15%) Windows
4 56 (34.15%) Firewall
5 55 (33.54%) VPN
6 49 (29.88%) DNS
6 49 (29.88%) DHCP
6 49 (29.88%) Degree
7 47 (28.66%) Android
8 46 (28.05%) Cisco
9 42 (25.61%) Citrix
10 41 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 41 (25.00%) Bluetooth
10 41 (25.00%) VMware
10 41 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 40 (24.39%) Blackberry
11 40 (24.39%) SAN
12 39 (23.78%) Cisco Certification
12 39 (23.78%) Backup Exec
13 37 (22.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 37 (22.56%) SecurID
13 37 (22.56%) Microsoft Certification
13 37 (22.56%) Lotus
13 37 (22.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 37 (22.56%) McAfee
13 37 (22.56%) Symantec
13 37 (22.56%) Clearswift
13 37 (22.56%) Lotus Domino
13 37 (22.56%) MCSE

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 37 (22.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 37 (22.56%) Lotus Domino
2 7 (4.27%) Apache
3 5 (3.05%) IIS
4 3 (1.83%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 29 (17.68%) MS Office
2 28 (17.07%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.83%) Simulink
4 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.83%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (43.29%) Wireless
2 63 (38.41%) LAN
3 60 (36.59%) WAN
4 56 (34.15%) Firewall
5 55 (33.54%) VPN
6 49 (29.88%) DNS
6 49 (29.88%) DHCP
7 41 (25.00%) Bluetooth
8 40 (24.39%) SAN
9 21 (12.80%) WLAN
10 20 (12.20%) Internet
11 15 (9.15%) TCP/IP
12 13 (7.93%) Intrusion Detection
13 12 (7.32%) VoIP
14 11 (6.71%) MPLS
14 11 (6.71%) IP Telephony
15 10 (6.10%) 802.11
15 10 (6.10%) Radio Access Network
16 9 (5.49%) LTE
16 9 (5.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.93%) MySQL
2 7 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (3.66%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.05%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (1.83%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (13.41%) Electronics
2 16 (9.76%) Telecoms
3 15 (9.15%) Finance
4 8 (4.88%) Marketing
5 5 (3.05%) Billing
6 3 (1.83%) Legal
7 2 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.61%) Retail
8 1 (0.61%) Local Government
8 1 (0.61%) Back Office
8 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (36.59%) Network Engineer
2 39 (23.78%) Network Support
2 39 (23.78%) 3rd Line Support
3 33 (20.12%) PC Support
3 33 (20.12%) PC Engineer
4 23 (14.02%) Analyst
5 21 (12.80%) Support Engineer
5 21 (12.80%) Test Engineer
6 20 (12.20%) Network Support Engineer
6 20 (12.20%) PC Support Engineer
7 17 (10.37%) Support Analyst
8 16 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 15 (9.15%) Network Analyst
10 14 (8.54%) Network Support Analyst
10 14 (8.54%) Software Engineer
11 13 (7.93%) Server Support
11 13 (7.93%) Server Support Analyst
11 13 (7.93%) Server Engineer
11 13 (7.93%) Server Analyst
12 11 (6.71%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.22%) Web Services
2 1 (0.61%) iOS SDK
2 1 (0.61%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (24.39%) Blackberry
2 37 (22.56%) SecurID
3 22 (13.41%) Firmware
4 15 (9.15%) Mathematics
5 13 (7.93%) Computer Science
6 10 (6.10%) Handset
6 10 (6.10%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.83%) ASIC
7 3 (1.83%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.22%) Replication
8 2 (1.22%) Clustering
8 2 (1.22%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.22%) STB
8 2 (1.22%) DTV
8 2 (1.22%) iPad
9 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.61%) EPoS
9 1 (0.61%) PKI
9 1 (0.61%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 56 (34.15%) Windows
2 47 (28.66%) Android
3 41 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 41 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (22.56%) VMS
4 37 (22.56%) Windows Phone
4 37 (22.56%) Windows Phone 8
5 25 (15.24%) Windows 7
6 16 (9.76%) Linux
7 6 (3.66%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.83%) Solaris
9 2 (1.22%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.22%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (11.59%) Network Design
1 19 (11.59%) Network Management
2 14 (8.54%) Test Scripting
3 11 (6.71%) Automation Testing
3 11 (6.71%) Validation
4 10 (6.10%) Software Architecture
5 9 (5.49%) Project Management
5 9 (5.49%) Configuration Management
5 9 (5.49%) ITIL
6 7 (4.27%) Analytics
6 7 (4.27%) Software Engineering
6 7 (4.27%) Software Testing
7 6 (3.66%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (3.66%) Data Analysis
7 6 (3.66%) Product Management
7 6 (3.66%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (3.05%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (2.44%) Business Continuity
9 4 (2.44%) Information Security
9 4 (2.44%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (19.51%) Python
2 18 (10.98%) Perl
3 12 (7.32%) C
4 11 (6.71%) Tcl
4 11 (6.71%) Assembly Language
5 8 (4.88%) SQL
6 7 (4.27%) PHP
7 6 (3.66%) MATLAB
7 6 (3.66%) C++
8 3 (1.83%) Embedded C++
8 3 (1.83%) Java
8 3 (1.83%) Ruby
9 1 (0.61%) R
9 1 (0.61%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 49 (29.88%) Degree
2 39 (23.78%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (22.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (22.56%) MCSE
4 30 (18.29%) CCNP
5 15 (9.15%) CCIE
6 13 (7.93%) CCNA
7 12 (7.32%) Security Cleared
8 5 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.44%) ISTQB
9 4 (2.44%) ISEB
9 4 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.61%) MCP
10 1 (0.61%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.22%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (22.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 37 (22.56%) vSphere
2 21 (12.80%) XenApp
3 10 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (5.49%) KVM
5 8 (4.88%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.83%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.22%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.61%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.61%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 39 (23.78%) Backup Exec
2 37 (22.56%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (4.27%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (1.83%) OpenView
4 3 (1.83%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (1.83%) SCCM
5 2 (1.22%) SCOM
6 1 (0.61%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 46 (28.05%) Cisco
2 42 (25.61%) Citrix
3 41 (25.00%) VMware
4 37 (22.56%) Lotus
4 37 (22.56%) McAfee
4 37 (22.56%) Symantec
4 37 (22.56%) Clearswift
5 13 (7.93%) HP
6 12 (7.32%) Aruba
7 10 (6.10%) SolarWinds
8 9 (5.49%) CheckPoint
8 9 (5.49%) Oracle
8 9 (5.49%) Microsoft
9 8 (4.88%) Fortinet
9 8 (4.88%) Mitel
9 8 (4.88%) Meru Networks
10 7 (4.27%) Dell
11 6 (3.66%) BT
12 5 (3.05%) F5
12 5 (3.05%) Business Objects
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