The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 191 226 259
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +33
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 77 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.01% 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.90% 1.13% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 62 15 17
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £64,875 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.05%
Wi-Fi
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1571 1511 1860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.63% 21.19% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1264 1235 1498
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
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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 +33 50 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Bedfordshire +10 19 £30,000 -6.25% 1
Cambridgeshire -7 5 £52,500 +10.52% 8
Essex +10 3 £23,500 -35.17%
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 66 (44.90%) WAN
2 64 (43.54%) LAN
3 60 (40.82%) Firewall
4 59 (40.14%) VPN
5 52 (35.37%) Windows
5 52 (35.37%) Wireless
6 50 (34.01%) DNS
7 49 (33.33%) Cisco
7 49 (33.33%) DHCP
8 41 (27.89%) Citrix
9 39 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 39 (26.53%) VMware
9 39 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 38 (25.85%) Android
10 38 (25.85%) Cisco Certification
10 38 (25.85%) SAN
11 37 (25.17%) Blackberry
12 36 (24.49%) Backup Exec
13 35 (23.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 35 (23.81%) Windows Phone
14 34 (23.13%) Windows Phone 8
14 34 (23.13%) vSphere
14 34 (23.13%) McAfee ePO
14 34 (23.13%) SecurID
14 34 (23.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 34 (23.13%) Symantec
14 34 (23.13%) McAfee
14 34 (23.13%) Lotus
14 34 (23.13%) Microsoft Certification
14 34 (23.13%) Clearswift

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 34 (23.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 34 (23.13%) Lotus Domino
2 6 (4.08%) Apache
3 5 (3.40%) IIS
3 5 (3.40%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.36%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 31 (21.09%) MS Excel
2 25 (17.01%) MS Office
3 3 (2.04%) Simulink
4 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 66 (44.90%) WAN
2 64 (43.54%) LAN
3 60 (40.82%) Firewall
4 59 (40.14%) VPN
5 52 (35.37%) Wireless
6 50 (34.01%) DNS
7 49 (33.33%) DHCP
8 38 (25.85%) SAN
9 28 (19.05%) Internet
10 25 (17.01%) VoIP
11 22 (14.97%) TCP/IP
12 19 (12.93%) WLAN
13 15 (10.20%) MPLS
14 14 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
14 14 (9.52%) LTE
15 13 (8.84%) Radio Access Network
15 13 (8.84%) 3GPP
15 13 (8.84%) IP Telephony
15 13 (8.84%) Network Security
16 12 (8.16%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.24%) MySQL
2 13 (8.84%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.48%) BusinessObjects XI
4 6 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.40%) NoSQL
General
1 27 (18.37%) Telecoms
2 24 (16.33%) Finance
3 11 (7.48%) Billing
4 3 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.36%) Marketing
5 2 (1.36%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 61 (41.50%) Network Engineer
2 36 (24.49%) Network Support
3 30 (20.41%) Analyst
3 30 (20.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 24 (16.33%) PC Engineer
4 24 (16.33%) PC Support
5 19 (12.93%) Support Analyst
6 17 (11.56%) Network Support Analyst
6 17 (11.56%) Network Analyst
7 16 (10.88%) Support Engineer
8 13 (8.84%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 13 (8.84%) PC Support Engineer
8 13 (8.84%) Network Support Engineer
9 11 (7.48%) Server Support
9 11 (7.48%) Server Analyst
9 11 (7.48%) Data Analyst
9 11 (7.48%) Server Support Analyst
9 11 (7.48%) Server Engineer
10 10 (6.80%) Wireless Engineer
11 9 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.76%) Web Services
2 5 (3.40%) HTML
2 5 (3.40%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (25.17%) Blackberry
2 34 (23.13%) SecurID
3 18 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (10.20%) Computer Science
5 10 (6.80%) Handset
6 8 (5.44%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.40%) User Experience
8 3 (2.04%) ASIC
8 3 (2.04%) Cryptography
8 3 (2.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (1.36%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.36%) DTV
10 1 (0.68%) iPhone
10 1 (0.68%) iPad
10 1 (0.68%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.68%) Firmware
10 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.68%) VHDL
10 1 (0.68%) STB
10 1 (0.68%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 52 (35.37%) Windows
2 39 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 39 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (25.85%) Android
4 35 (23.81%) Windows Phone
5 34 (23.13%) Windows Phone 8
5 34 (23.13%) VMS
6 22 (14.97%) Windows 7
7 11 (7.48%) Linux
8 5 (3.40%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.04%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.04%) Solaris
10 2 (1.36%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.01%) Network Design
2 22 (14.97%) Network Management
3 18 (12.24%) Project Management
4 14 (9.52%) ITIL
4 14 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 12 (8.16%) Data Analysis
5 12 (8.16%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (7.48%) Analytics
6 11 (7.48%) Data Cleansing
6 11 (7.48%) Test Scripting
6 11 (7.48%) Validation
7 9 (6.12%) CRM
7 9 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (5.44%) Service Management
8 8 (5.44%) OO
9 7 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.08%) Automation Testing
10 6 (4.08%) Product Management
10 6 (4.08%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.16%) SQL
2 11 (7.48%) PHP
3 9 (6.12%) Python
4 6 (4.08%) Tcl
5 5 (3.40%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.72%) Assembly Language
7 3 (2.04%) Embedded C++
7 3 (2.04%) C
7 3 (2.04%) C++
7 3 (2.04%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 38 (25.85%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (23.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (23.13%) MCSE
3 28 (19.05%) CCNP
4 26 (17.69%) Degree
5 17 (11.56%) Security Cleared
6 14 (9.52%) CCNA
7 10 (6.80%) CCIE
8 5 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.68%) ISEB
9 1 (0.68%) CWNA
9 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.72%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 35 (23.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 34 (23.13%) vSphere
3 21 (14.29%) XenApp
4 11 (7.48%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (6.80%) Active Directory
5 10 (6.80%) KVM
6 3 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (2.04%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.04%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.68%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.68%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 36 (24.49%) Backup Exec
2 34 (23.13%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (2.04%) OpenView
4 3 (2.04%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (2.04%) SCCM
5 2 (1.36%) SCOM
6 1 (0.68%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (33.33%) Cisco
2 41 (27.89%) Citrix
3 39 (26.53%) VMware
4 34 (23.13%) Symantec
4 34 (23.13%) McAfee
4 34 (23.13%) Lotus
4 34 (23.13%) Clearswift
5 20 (13.61%) SolarWinds
6 16 (10.88%) Aruba
7 15 (10.20%) HP
8 12 (8.16%) Mitel
8 12 (8.16%) Meru Networks
9 11 (7.48%) Business Objects
9 11 (7.48%) Microsoft
9 11 (7.48%) CheckPoint
10 9 (6.12%) Dell
10 9 (6.12%) Fortinet
11 7 (4.76%) F5
11 7 (4.76%) Blue Coat
12 6 (4.08%) Oracle
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