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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 495 538 544
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +6
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 457 402 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.36% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.45% 2.09% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 354 348 276
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -6.66%
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
18666 19210 20899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.16% 17.28% 19.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14856 15293 17047
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +84 186 £37,500 -11.76% 18
South East +22 106 £36,000 +2.85% 16
East of England -16 61 £42,750 -5.00% 9
North West -7 34 £24,250 +1.04% 9
West Midlands -3 29 £37,000 -10.30% 7
Yorkshire +16 15 £30,000 -50.00%
East Midlands +6 9 £32,275 -0.69% 1
North East -2 9 £27,500 -38.88% 2
South West -10 8 £32,000 -11.11% 6
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 378 (45.99%) LAN
1 378 (45.99%) Cisco
2 345 (41.97%) WAN
3 336 (40.88%) Windows
4 330 (40.15%) Firewall
5 281 (34.18%) Microsoft
6 238 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
7 234 (28.47%) Active Directory
8 187 (22.75%) VPN
9 173 (21.05%) Wireless
10 170 (20.68%) TCP/IP
11 160 (19.46%) MS Office
12 157 (19.10%) Windows Server 2008
13 156 (18.98%) CCNP
14 154 (18.73%) VMware
15 150 (18.25%) Windows 7
16 149 (18.13%) DNS
17 144 (17.52%) MS Exchange
18 143 (17.40%) MS Excel
19 139 (16.91%) VoIP
20 136 (16.55%) ITIL
21 135 (16.42%) CCNA
22 121 (14.72%) Linux
23 116 (14.11%) VMware Infrastructure
24 115 (13.99%) Windows Server 2012
25 112 (13.63%) Juniper
26 111 (13.50%) CheckPoint
27 109 (13.26%) Telecoms
28 103 (12.53%) VLAN
28 103 (12.53%) DHCP

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 144 (17.52%) MS Exchange
2 73 (8.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 67 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 52 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 49 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 42 (5.11%) Lync
7 32 (3.89%) SharePoint
8 30 (3.65%) IIS
9 17 (2.07%) Apache
10 11 (1.34%) Moodle
11 7 (0.85%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.73%) IBM Notes
13 5 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.61%) Node.js
13 5 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (0.61%) nginx
14 4 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
16 2 (0.24%) Confluence
16 2 (0.24%) WorkSite
Applications
1 160 (19.46%) MS Office
2 143 (17.40%) MS Excel
3 18 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.09%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.85%) MS Project
6 4 (0.49%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.36%) InDesign
7 3 (0.36%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.12%) Maya
Business Applications
1 5 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) BPCS
3 1 (0.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 49 (5.96%) Office 365
2 30 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (1.22%) Rackspace Cloud
4 10 (1.22%) SaaS
5 6 (0.73%) Google Apps
5 6 (0.73%) PaaS
6 5 (0.61%) IaaS
7 2 (0.24%) Google Drive
7 2 (0.24%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.12%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.12%) Yammer
8 1 (0.12%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 378 (45.99%) LAN
2 345 (41.97%) WAN
3 330 (40.15%) Firewall
4 187 (22.75%) VPN
5 173 (21.05%) Wireless
6 170 (20.68%) TCP/IP
7 149 (18.13%) DNS
8 139 (16.91%) VoIP
9 103 (12.53%) VLAN
9 103 (12.53%) DHCP
10 101 (12.29%) MPLS
11 86 (10.46%) Ethernet
12 78 (9.49%) Cisco ASA
13 77 (9.37%) Internet
13 77 (9.37%) SAN
14 72 (8.76%) Network Security
15 64 (7.79%) OSPF
16 60 (7.30%) BGP
16 60 (7.30%) SNMP
17 57 (6.93%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (7.79%) SQL Server
2 29 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (2.43%) MySQL
5 10 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (0.61%) OLTP
7 5 (0.61%) FileMaker
7 5 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (0.61%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.49%) CouchDB
9 3 (0.36%) Big Data
10 2 (0.24%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.12%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.12%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (1.34%) Jenkins
2 11 (1.34%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.09%) Subversion
4 6 (0.73%) Jasmine
4 6 (0.73%) Mocha
5 5 (0.61%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.36%) JIRA
7 3 (0.36%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.24%) Redmine
General
1 109 (13.26%) Telecoms
2 78 (9.49%) Retail
3 52 (6.33%) Finance
4 22 (2.68%) Marketing
5 21 (2.55%) Advertising
6 17 (2.07%) Electronics
6 17 (2.07%) Back Office
7 15 (1.82%) Legal
8 10 (1.22%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.97%) Banking
10 7 (0.85%) Billing
11 6 (0.73%) Automotive
11 6 (0.73%) French Language
12 5 (0.61%) Games
12 5 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.49%) Law
13 4 (0.49%) Local Government
14 3 (0.36%) German Language
15 2 (0.24%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 189 (22.99%) Network Engineer
2 112 (13.63%) Analyst
3 90 (10.95%) Support Engineer
4 59 (7.18%) Field Engineer
5 56 (6.81%) Administrator
6 54 (6.57%) Support Analyst
7 53 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
8 47 (5.72%) IT Support
8 47 (5.72%) Systems Administrator
9 44 (5.35%) 2nd Line Support
10 36 (4.38%) Architect
11 33 (4.01%) Network Support
12 31 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 28 (3.41%) Network Analyst
14 27 (3.28%) Security Engineer
14 27 (3.28%) Technical Support
15 25 (3.04%) Network Support Engineer
15 25 (3.04%) 3rd Line Support
15 25 (3.04%) Desktop Support
15 25 (3.04%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.41%) Web Services
2 25 (3.04%) HTML
3 22 (2.68%) CSS
4 16 (1.95%) HTML5
5 14 (1.70%) jQuery
5 14 (1.70%) LAMP
6 13 (1.58%) CSS3
7 9 (1.09%) WAP
7 9 (1.09%) .NET
8 8 (0.97%) REST
9 7 (0.85%) JSON
9 7 (0.85%) RESTful
10 6 (0.73%) Symfony
10 6 (0.73%) Ember.js
10 6 (0.73%) AngularJS
10 6 (0.73%) Laravel
10 6 (0.73%) Middleware
10 6 (0.73%) Ajax
11 5 (0.61%) FastCGI
12 4 (0.49%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 68 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (6.69%) Blackberry
3 37 (4.50%) Video Conferencing
4 29 (3.53%) Management Information System
5 28 (3.41%) Computer Science
6 25 (3.04%) EPoS
6 25 (3.04%) Mobile App
7 24 (2.92%) Client/Server
8 21 (2.55%) e-Health
9 16 (1.95%) BYOD
10 15 (1.82%) iPhone
11 12 (1.46%) Open Source
12 10 (1.22%) Fat Client
12 10 (1.22%) Thin Client
12 10 (1.22%) Handset
13 9 (1.09%) IPTV
13 9 (1.09%) CMDB
13 9 (1.09%) iPad
13 9 (1.09%) Telematics
14 8 (0.97%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 336 (40.88%) Windows
2 157 (19.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 150 (18.25%) Windows 7
4 121 (14.72%) Linux
5 115 (13.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 99 (12.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 84 (10.22%) Windows 8
8 68 (8.27%) Windows XP
9 66 (8.03%) Apple iOS
10 49 (5.96%) Android
11 36 (4.38%) Mac OS X
12 29 (3.53%) CentOS
13 28 (3.41%) UNIX
14 25 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 14 (1.70%) Ubuntu
16 13 (1.58%) Windows Vista
17 10 (1.22%) Windows Phone
18 9 (1.09%) Windows 2000
18 9 (1.09%) Mac OS
19 6 (0.73%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (16.55%) ITIL
2 85 (10.34%) Project Management
3 46 (5.60%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (5.11%) Problem Management
4 42 (5.11%) Time Management
5 36 (4.38%) PRINCE2
5 36 (4.38%) Service Delivery
6 34 (4.14%) Asset Management
6 34 (4.14%) Load Balancing
7 32 (3.89%) Network Design
8 30 (3.65%) E-Commerce
8 30 (3.65%) Change Management
9 29 (3.53%) Disaster Recovery
10 27 (3.28%) Software Engineering
10 27 (3.28%) Network Management
11 26 (3.16%) Kalman Filter
11 26 (3.16%) Configuration Management
12 25 (3.04%) Line Management
13 24 (2.92%) Network Monitoring
13 24 (2.92%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 85 (10.34%) SQL
2 53 (6.45%) C
3 51 (6.20%) Python
4 40 (4.87%) C++
5 34 (4.14%) Bash Shell
6 22 (2.68%) JavaScript
7 18 (2.19%) Ruby
8 17 (2.07%) Perl
9 16 (1.95%) Embedded C
9 16 (1.95%) PHP
10 13 (1.58%) PowerShell
11 10 (1.22%) C#
12 9 (1.09%) Embedded C++
13 6 (0.73%) PHP5
13 6 (0.73%) Java
14 5 (0.61%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.49%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.49%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.49%) Lua
16 1 (0.12%) VC++
Qualifications
1 238 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
2 156 (18.98%) CCNP
3 135 (16.42%) CCNA
4 89 (10.83%) Degree
5 85 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 84 (10.22%) Security Cleared
7 76 (9.25%) SC Cleared
8 51 (6.20%) CCSA
9 36 (4.38%) MCSE
10 35 (4.26%) CCIE
11 32 (3.89%) MCSA
11 32 (3.89%) MCP
12 27 (3.28%) CCDP
12 27 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
13 26 (3.16%) MCTS
14 19 (2.31%) HP APS
15 15 (1.82%) CCSE
16 14 (1.70%) JNCIA
17 13 (1.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 12 (1.46%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (10.95%) SLA
2 12 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.09%) QA
4 5 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 4 (0.49%) JTAG
5 4 (0.49%) IEC 61508
6 3 (0.36%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 234 (28.47%) Active Directory
2 116 (14.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 91 (11.07%) Hyper-V
4 23 (2.80%) Firmware
5 18 (2.19%) XenApp
6 15 (1.82%) XenServer
7 14 (1.70%) vSphere
8 11 (1.34%) Terminal Services
8 11 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.85%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.73%) Terminal Server
11 5 (0.61%) MetaFrame
11 5 (0.61%) Varnish
11 5 (0.61%) Postfix
12 4 (0.49%) Docker
12 4 (0.49%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.36%) Squid
13 3 (0.36%) Samba
13 3 (0.36%) Openswan
13 3 (0.36%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 38 (4.62%) Cisco Prime
2 30 (3.65%) OpenView
3 25 (3.04%) Backup Exec
3 25 (3.04%) SCCM
4 21 (2.55%) CA Spectrum
5 20 (2.43%) Puppet
5 20 (2.43%) Nagios
6 19 (2.31%) Norton AntiVirus
6 19 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (1.22%) CiscoWorks
8 9 (1.09%) SCOM
9 8 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
10 7 (0.85%) Nessus
10 7 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
11 6 (0.73%) DameWare
12 5 (0.61%) Cobbler
12 5 (0.61%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 5 (0.61%) Cacti
12 5 (0.61%) Kibana
13 4 (0.49%) Iperf
Vendors
1 378 (45.99%) Cisco
2 281 (34.18%) Microsoft
3 154 (18.73%) VMware
4 112 (13.63%) Juniper
5 111 (13.50%) CheckPoint
6 93 (11.31%) HP
7 74 (9.00%) Apple
8 72 (8.76%) Citrix
9 68 (8.27%) F5
10 41 (4.99%) Symantec
10 41 (4.99%) Avaya
11 36 (4.38%) NetApp
12 33 (4.01%) Dell
13 26 (3.16%) McAfee
14 25 (3.04%) Brocade
14 25 (3.04%) CA
14 25 (3.04%) Aerohive Networks
15 24 (2.92%) Remedy
16 21 (2.55%) Nokia
17 20 (2.43%) WatchGuard
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