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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 486 539 593
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +54
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 428 353 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.34% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.33% 1.98% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 331 291 229
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £55,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £33,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.78% -16.45%
Wi-Fi
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18357 17812 20583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.29% 17.09% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14738 14146 16684
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in England

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in England

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in England

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in England

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 27 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
London +93 173 £37,500 -16.66% 19
South East +3 88 £37,500 +7.14% 27
East of England -14 50 £40,000 -11.11% 8
North West +21 47 £25,000 +4.16% 10
West Midlands -17 26 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Yorkshire +14 15 £29,500 -9.23% 2
South West -25 13 £25,000 -13.79% 6
North East +4 9 £27,500 -38.88% 4
East Midlands +12 6 £31,025 +0.89% 1
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 382 (47.39%) LAN
2 376 (46.65%) Cisco
3 356 (44.17%) WAN
4 341 (42.31%) Windows
5 320 (39.70%) Firewall
6 263 (32.63%) Microsoft
7 243 (30.15%) Cisco Certification
8 236 (29.28%) Active Directory
9 187 (23.20%) VPN
10 169 (20.97%) TCP/IP
11 164 (20.35%) MS Office
12 163 (20.22%) CCNP
12 163 (20.22%) Windows Server 2008
13 162 (20.10%) Wireless
14 160 (19.85%) VMware
15 149 (18.49%) MS Exchange
15 149 (18.49%) Windows 7
16 141 (17.49%) DNS
17 139 (17.25%) VoIP
18 136 (16.87%) MS Excel
19 134 (16.63%) Juniper
20 128 (15.88%) ITIL
21 127 (15.76%) CCNA
21 127 (15.76%) CheckPoint
22 123 (15.26%) Linux
23 119 (14.76%) VMware Infrastructure
24 112 (13.90%) Windows Server 2012
25 111 (13.77%) Windows Server 2003
26 107 (13.28%) Telecoms
27 105 (13.03%) HP

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 149 (18.49%) MS Exchange
2 71 (8.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 62 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 53 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 53 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2003
5 41 (5.09%) Lync
6 32 (3.97%) IIS
7 24 (2.98%) SharePoint
8 16 (1.99%) Moodle
9 7 (0.87%) Apache
10 6 (0.74%) IBM Notes
10 6 (0.74%) Node.js
11 5 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.12%) CMS
12 1 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.12%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.12%) Confluence
12 1 (0.12%) OpenStack
Applications
1 164 (20.35%) MS Office
2 136 (16.87%) MS Excel
3 20 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.36%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.74%) MS Project
6 3 (0.37%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.25%) BPCS
3 1 (0.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 53 (6.58%) Office 365
2 11 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.36%) Rackspace Cloud
3 6 (0.74%) Google Apps
3 6 (0.74%) SaaS
3 6 (0.74%) PaaS
3 6 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.62%) IaaS
5 3 (0.37%) Datadog
6 2 (0.25%) Yammer
6 2 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 382 (47.39%) LAN
2 356 (44.17%) WAN
3 320 (39.70%) Firewall
4 187 (23.20%) VPN
5 169 (20.97%) TCP/IP
6 162 (20.10%) Wireless
7 141 (17.49%) DNS
8 139 (17.25%) VoIP
9 98 (12.16%) DHCP
10 97 (12.03%) MPLS
11 92 (11.41%) VLAN
11 92 (11.41%) Ethernet
12 81 (10.05%) Internet
13 79 (9.80%) SAN
14 71 (8.81%) SNMP
15 69 (8.56%) Cisco ASA
16 67 (8.31%) DSL
17 66 (8.19%) OSPF
18 62 (7.69%) Network Security
19 59 (7.32%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 35 (4.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (3.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 27 (3.35%) MySQL
4 8 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (0.99%) CouchDB
5 7 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (0.87%) MariaDB
6 5 (0.62%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.62%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.37%) OLTP
7 3 (0.37%) FileMaker
7 3 (0.37%) Redis
7 3 (0.37%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.12%) Big Data
8 1 (0.12%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.12%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.12%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (1.49%) Jenkins
3 7 (0.87%) Jasmine
3 7 (0.87%) Mocha
4 6 (0.74%) GCC
5 5 (0.62%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.62%) Subversion
5 5 (0.62%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (0.37%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.25%) Redmine
9 1 (0.12%) JIRA
9 1 (0.12%) TeamCity
General
1 107 (13.28%) Telecoms
2 62 (7.69%) Retail
3 57 (7.07%) Finance
4 19 (2.36%) Back Office
5 16 (1.99%) Electronics
6 15 (1.86%) Marketing
7 14 (1.74%) Legal
8 9 (1.12%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.12%) Advertising
9 8 (0.99%) Billing
10 7 (0.87%) Banking
11 6 (0.74%) French Language
12 5 (0.62%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.62%) Games
12 5 (0.62%) Automotive
13 4 (0.50%) Law
13 4 (0.50%) Local Government
13 4 (0.50%) German Language
14 2 (0.25%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.25%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 209 (25.93%) Network Engineer
2 96 (11.91%) Support Engineer
3 95 (11.79%) Analyst
4 66 (8.19%) Senior Network Engineer
5 63 (7.82%) Administrator
6 61 (7.57%) Field Engineer
7 54 (6.70%) Support Analyst
8 50 (6.20%) Systems Administrator
9 46 (5.71%) IT Support
10 45 (5.58%) 2nd Line Support
11 31 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 31 (3.85%) Desktop Support
12 30 (3.72%) Network Support
12 30 (3.72%) Security Engineer
13 29 (3.60%) Technical Support
14 26 (3.23%) Network Security Engineer
15 25 (3.10%) Architect
15 25 (3.10%) 3rd Line Support
16 24 (2.98%) Network Support Engineer
17 23 (2.85%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.48%) HTML
2 17 (2.11%) CSS
2 17 (2.11%) Web Services
3 12 (1.49%) HTML5
4 10 (1.24%) LAMP
4 10 (1.24%) jQuery
5 9 (1.12%) WAP
5 9 (1.12%) CSS3
6 8 (0.99%) REST
6 8 (0.99%) JSON
7 7 (0.87%) Ember.js
8 6 (0.74%) AngularJS
8 6 (0.74%) Ajax
8 6 (0.74%) .NET
9 4 (0.50%) Qt
10 3 (0.37%) Middleware
10 3 (0.37%) ODBC
11 2 (0.25%) COM+
11 2 (0.25%) XML
11 2 (0.25%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 61 (7.57%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (6.95%) Blackberry
3 37 (4.59%) Video Conferencing
4 31 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 24 (2.98%) EPoS
5 24 (2.98%) Management Information System
6 23 (2.85%) Client/Server
6 23 (2.85%) Mobile App
7 15 (1.86%) iPhone
7 15 (1.86%) e-Health
8 14 (1.74%) Handset
9 13 (1.61%) VLE
10 12 (1.49%) CMDB
10 12 (1.49%) Open Source
11 11 (1.36%) Telematics
12 10 (1.24%) Mathematics
13 8 (0.99%) PDA
13 8 (0.99%) PKI
13 8 (0.99%) IPTV
13 8 (0.99%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 341 (42.31%) Windows
2 163 (20.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 149 (18.49%) Windows 7
4 123 (15.26%) Linux
5 112 (13.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 111 (13.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 74 (9.18%) Apple iOS
8 73 (9.06%) Windows 8
9 68 (8.44%) Windows XP
10 54 (6.70%) Android
11 34 (4.22%) Mac OS X
12 27 (3.35%) CentOS
12 27 (3.35%) UNIX
13 24 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (1.99%) Windows Vista
15 10 (1.24%) Ubuntu
15 10 (1.24%) Windows Phone
16 9 (1.12%) Windows 2000
17 7 (0.87%) Embedded Linux
18 6 (0.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (15.88%) ITIL
2 66 (8.19%) Project Management
3 46 (5.71%) Time Management
4 42 (5.21%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (4.59%) Problem Management
6 35 (4.34%) Load Balancing
7 33 (4.09%) Configuration Management
8 32 (3.97%) Kalman Filter
9 31 (3.85%) PRINCE2
9 31 (3.85%) Asset Management
9 31 (3.85%) Network Design
10 29 (3.60%) E-Commerce
10 29 (3.60%) Service Delivery
11 28 (3.47%) Change Management
11 28 (3.47%) Disaster Recovery
12 27 (3.35%) Network Management
13 26 (3.23%) Software Engineering
14 25 (3.10%) Line Management
15 23 (2.85%) Incident Management
16 22 (2.73%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 84 (10.42%) SQL
2 50 (6.20%) C
3 46 (5.71%) Python
4 41 (5.09%) C++
5 36 (4.47%) Bash Shell
6 18 (2.23%) JavaScript
7 14 (1.74%) Embedded C
7 14 (1.74%) PHP
7 14 (1.74%) Ruby
8 12 (1.49%) Perl
9 11 (1.36%) Java
10 9 (1.12%) C#
11 8 (0.99%) Lua
11 8 (0.99%) Objective-C
12 7 (0.87%) Embedded C++
12 7 (0.87%) Shell Script
13 6 (0.74%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.37%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.25%) PHP5
16 1 (0.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 243 (30.15%) Cisco Certification
2 163 (20.22%) CCNP
3 127 (15.76%) CCNA
4 98 (12.16%) Security Cleared
5 89 (11.04%) SC Cleared
6 82 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 81 (10.05%) Degree
8 51 (6.33%) CCSA
9 48 (5.96%) CCIE
10 35 (4.34%) MCP
11 32 (3.97%) MCSE
12 28 (3.47%) MCSA
13 27 (3.35%) CCSE
14 24 (2.98%) MCTS
15 19 (2.36%) CCDP
16 18 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
16 18 (2.23%) HP APS
17 14 (1.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 14 (1.74%) JNCIA
18 13 (1.61%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (11.79%) SLA
2 11 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.62%) QA
3 5 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 4 (0.50%) JTAG
4 4 (0.50%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 236 (29.28%) Active Directory
2 119 (14.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (9.68%) Hyper-V
4 23 (2.85%) Firmware
5 17 (2.11%) XenApp
6 15 (1.86%) XenServer
7 14 (1.74%) vSphere
8 11 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (1.24%) Terminal Services
10 8 (0.99%) Openswan
11 7 (0.87%) XenDesktop
12 6 (0.74%) Terminal Server
12 6 (0.74%) iptables
13 4 (0.50%) Docker
13 4 (0.50%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.37%) Samba
14 3 (0.37%) Squid
14 3 (0.37%) pfSense
15 2 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
15 2 (0.25%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 41 (5.09%) OpenView
2 37 (4.59%) Cisco Prime
3 27 (3.35%) Backup Exec
4 25 (3.10%) SCCM
5 22 (2.73%) Puppet
5 22 (2.73%) CiscoWorks
5 22 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (1.99%) Nagios
6 16 (1.99%) Norton AntiVirus
7 15 (1.86%) CA Spectrum
8 11 (1.36%) Cisco CUCM
9 10 (1.24%) McAfee ePO
10 9 (1.12%) SCOM
11 8 (0.99%) Cacti
12 7 (0.87%) Nessus
13 6 (0.74%) DameWare
13 6 (0.74%) Vagrant
14 5 (0.62%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 5 (0.62%) Cobbler
14 5 (0.62%) Iperf
Vendors
1 376 (46.65%) Cisco
2 263 (32.63%) Microsoft
3 160 (19.85%) VMware
4 134 (16.63%) Juniper
5 127 (15.76%) CheckPoint
6 105 (13.03%) HP
7 67 (8.31%) Apple
8 65 (8.06%) F5
9 62 (7.69%) Citrix
10 42 (5.21%) NetApp
11 36 (4.47%) Avaya
12 33 (4.09%) Symantec
13 31 (3.85%) Dell
14 28 (3.47%) McAfee
15 25 (3.10%) Brocade
15 25 (3.10%) Remedy
16 21 (2.61%) Aerohive Networks
17 19 (2.36%) Aruba
17 19 (2.36%) Nokia
17 19 (2.36%) CA
Camberley, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 49 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Excellent + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Excellent + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
ACS Performance
Salary: £21000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 52-57k
Posted: Yesterday
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum plus overtime and on call allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newton Blue
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Amsys
Salary: From £21,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago