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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 449 530 578
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +48
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 523 403 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.04% 2.07% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 418 340 231
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
17213 19493 17790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.84% 18.19% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14343 15539 14459
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +32 185 £50,000 +33.33% 22
South East +69 157 £40,000 +8.10% 19
East of England -28 50 £30,000 -31.42% 5
North West +13 40 £30,000 -11.76% 9
West Midlands +21 38 £32,500 +20.37% 2
Yorkshire +24 26 £32,500 -18.75% 8
South West -12 19 £32,500 +35.41% 12
East Midlands +6 11 £41,132 +82.80% 1
Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
North East - 1 £50,000 - 3
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 415 (42.92%) Cisco
2 391 (40.43%) LAN
3 381 (39.40%) Firewall
4 365 (37.75%) WAN
5 322 (33.30%) Windows
6 291 (30.09%) Cisco Certification
7 267 (27.61%) Microsoft
8 235 (24.30%) Wireless
9 228 (23.58%) VPN
10 218 (22.54%) Active Directory
11 198 (20.48%) VoIP
12 190 (19.65%) DNS
13 188 (19.44%) VMware
14 184 (19.03%) CCNA
15 167 (17.27%) TCP/IP
16 161 (16.65%) CCNP
16 161 (16.65%) Linux
17 154 (15.93%) Data Centre
18 148 (15.31%) VMware Infrastructure
19 145 (14.99%) ITIL
20 143 (14.79%) VLAN
21 135 (13.96%) Windows 7
22 131 (13.55%) Degree
23 130 (13.44%) DHCP
24 123 (12.72%) MS Excel
25 117 (12.10%) Project Management
26 116 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
27 114 (11.79%) Telecoms
28 112 (11.58%) MS Exchange
29 111 (11.48%) MPLS

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 112 (11.58%) MS Exchange
2 46 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 43 (4.45%) SharePoint
4 35 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 31 (3.21%) Lync
6 29 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 29 (3.00%) Apache
7 24 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2003
8 17 (1.76%) IIS
9 13 (1.34%) Tomcat
10 10 (1.03%) nginx
11 7 (0.72%) SugarCRM
11 7 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (0.62%) JBoss
13 4 (0.41%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.41%) WorkSite
13 4 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.31%) Moodle
14 3 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.31%) CMS
Applications
1 123 (12.72%) MS Excel
2 110 (11.38%) MS Office
3 14 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.41%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.41%) InDesign
5 4 (0.41%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.31%) MS Project
7 2 (0.21%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.21%) Line 500
2 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 67 (6.93%) Office 365
2 63 (6.51%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.55%) SaaS
5 13 (1.34%) Google Apps
6 10 (1.03%) PaaS
7 8 (0.83%) IaaS
8 6 (0.62%) Mimecast
9 5 (0.52%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.41%) Rackspace Cloud
11 2 (0.21%) Dropbox
11 2 (0.21%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 391 (40.43%) LAN
2 381 (39.40%) Firewall
3 365 (37.75%) WAN
4 235 (24.30%) Wireless
5 228 (23.58%) VPN
6 198 (20.48%) VoIP
7 190 (19.65%) DNS
8 167 (17.27%) TCP/IP
9 143 (14.79%) VLAN
10 130 (13.44%) DHCP
11 111 (11.48%) MPLS
11 111 (11.48%) Cisco ASA
12 99 (10.24%) SAN
13 92 (9.51%) Internet
14 91 (9.41%) OSPF
15 87 (9.00%) BGP
16 83 (8.58%) Network Security
17 68 (7.03%) IPsec
18 48 (4.96%) WLAN
19 47 (4.86%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (5.58%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.59%) MySQL
3 23 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (2.38%) OLTP
4 12 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (0.52%) Big Data
9 4 (0.41%) FileMaker
9 4 (0.41%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.21%) SQLite
10 2 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.10%) DB2
11 1 (0.10%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.10%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 24 (2.48%) Git (software)
2 19 (1.96%) Jenkins
3 13 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (1.14%) Subversion
5 5 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (0.52%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 3 (0.31%) GCC
6 3 (0.31%) JIRA
7 2 (0.21%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.21%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.21%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.21%) Redmine
7 2 (0.21%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.10%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.10%) Selenium
8 1 (0.10%) WebDriver
General
1 114 (11.79%) Telecoms
2 82 (8.48%) Retail
3 72 (7.45%) Finance
4 43 (4.45%) Marketing
5 28 (2.90%) Advertising
6 22 (2.28%) Back Office
7 20 (2.07%) Manufacturing
7 20 (2.07%) Banking
8 18 (1.86%) Electronics
9 17 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
10 16 (1.65%) Legal
11 12 (1.24%) Games
11 12 (1.24%) Automotive
12 10 (1.03%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.62%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.62%) Danish Language
13 6 (0.62%) Dutch Language
13 6 (0.62%) Swedish Language
14 5 (0.52%) French Language
15 4 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 187 (19.34%) Network Engineer
2 104 (10.75%) Analyst
3 98 (10.13%) Support Engineer
4 78 (8.07%) Architect
5 68 (7.03%) Administrator
6 63 (6.51%) IT Support
7 56 (5.79%) Systems Administrator
8 51 (5.27%) Support Analyst
9 48 (4.96%) Senior Network Engineer
10 42 (4.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 41 (4.24%) Field Engineer
12 38 (3.93%) Developer
13 32 (3.31%) Project Manager
14 31 (3.21%) Support Technician
14 31 (3.21%) Infrastructure Architect
14 31 (3.21%) Network Architect
15 30 (3.10%) 3rd Line Support
16 27 (2.79%) Network Analyst
16 27 (2.79%) Network Support
17 25 (2.59%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (5.27%) 802.1X
2 37 (3.83%) Web Services
3 33 (3.41%) CSS
4 32 (3.31%) HTML
5 18 (1.86%) Middleware
5 18 (1.86%) LAMP
6 14 (1.45%) JSON
6 14 (1.45%) HTML5
7 13 (1.34%) jQuery
8 12 (1.24%) REST
9 11 (1.14%) .NET
10 10 (1.03%) RESTful
11 9 (0.93%) Qt
11 9 (0.93%) Symfony
11 9 (0.93%) Flash
11 9 (0.93%) CSS3
11 9 (0.93%) Laravel
12 8 (0.83%) OpenAL
12 8 (0.83%) OpenCL
12 8 (0.83%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 154 (15.93%) Data Centre
2 83 (8.58%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
4 36 (3.72%) Blackberry
5 30 (3.10%) Management Information System
5 30 (3.10%) iPhone
6 29 (3.00%) e-Health
7 28 (2.90%) BYOD
8 23 (2.38%) Computer Science
9 20 (2.07%) Mobile App
10 18 (1.86%) Fat Client
10 18 (1.86%) Thin Client
11 17 (1.76%) iPad
12 15 (1.55%) IPTV
13 14 (1.45%) Device Driver
14 12 (1.24%) Client/Server
15 10 (1.03%) PMI
15 10 (1.03%) Chip and PIN
15 10 (1.03%) Internet of Things
16 9 (0.93%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 322 (33.30%) Windows
2 161 (16.65%) Linux
3 135 (13.96%) Windows 7
4 116 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 106 (10.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 104 (10.75%) Windows 8
7 79 (8.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 64 (6.62%) Windows XP
9 53 (5.48%) UNIX
10 48 (4.96%) Apple iOS
11 46 (4.76%) Mac OS X
12 39 (4.03%) Android
12 39 (4.03%) CentOS
13 32 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 20 (2.07%) Mac OS
14 20 (2.07%) Ubuntu
15 13 (1.34%) Windows Vista
16 11 (1.14%) Embedded Linux
17 9 (0.93%) Debian
18 8 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (14.99%) ITIL
2 117 (12.10%) Project Management
3 55 (5.69%) Load Balancing
4 53 (5.48%) PRINCE2
5 50 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (4.96%) Service Delivery
7 47 (4.86%) Network Design
8 42 (4.34%) Change Management
9 40 (4.14%) Disaster Recovery
9 40 (4.14%) Mentoring
10 39 (4.03%) Software Engineering
11 38 (3.93%) Migration
12 37 (3.83%) Kalman Filter
13 35 (3.62%) Network Management
14 34 (3.52%) Root Cause Analysis
14 34 (3.52%) E-Commerce
15 32 (3.31%) Information Security
16 28 (2.90%) Problem Management
17 27 (2.79%) Capacity Planning
17 27 (2.79%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (7.24%) Python
2 59 (6.10%) SQL
3 53 (5.48%) Bash Shell
4 51 (5.27%) C
5 49 (5.07%) C++
6 34 (3.52%) PHP
7 29 (3.00%) Perl
8 28 (2.90%) PowerShell
8 28 (2.90%) Java
9 27 (2.79%) Ruby
10 24 (2.48%) JavaScript
11 14 (1.45%) Shell Script
12 12 (1.24%) Embedded C
13 10 (1.03%) C#
14 9 (0.93%) PHP5
15 7 (0.72%) VB
16 6 (0.62%) Embedded C++
17 4 (0.41%) VBA
17 4 (0.41%) R
18 3 (0.31%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 291 (30.09%) Cisco Certification
2 184 (19.03%) CCNA
3 161 (16.65%) CCNP
4 131 (13.55%) Degree
5 67 (6.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 47 (4.86%) CCIE
7 35 (3.62%) MCSE
7 35 (3.62%) Security Cleared
8 31 (3.21%) CCDP
9 24 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
10 19 (1.96%) MCSA
10 19 (1.96%) SC Cleared
11 18 (1.86%) CWNA
11 18 (1.86%) CCSA
12 17 (1.76%) MCTS
13 16 (1.65%) PMI Certification
14 14 (1.45%) CISSP
14 14 (1.45%) JNCIS
14 14 (1.45%) JNCIP
15 13 (1.34%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (8.38%) SLA
2 13 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.72%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.62%) COBIT
4 6 (0.62%) QA
5 4 (0.41%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.21%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.10%) JTAG
8 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 218 (22.54%) Active Directory
2 148 (15.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (8.69%) Hyper-V
4 37 (3.83%) Firmware
5 27 (2.79%) vSphere
6 23 (2.38%) XenApp
7 17 (1.76%) Terminal Services
8 13 (1.34%) VMware ESX
9 11 (1.14%) XenServer
10 8 (0.83%) Postfix
11 7 (0.72%) Varnish
12 6 (0.62%) Squid
13 4 (0.41%) MetaFrame
13 4 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.41%) Docker
13 4 (0.41%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.31%) pfSense
14 3 (0.31%) FreeRADIUS
14 3 (0.31%) XenDesktop
14 3 (0.31%) Samba
Systems Management
1 32 (3.31%) Puppet
2 30 (3.10%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (3.00%) CA Spectrum
4 20 (2.07%) Nagios
5 19 (1.96%) Backup Exec
6 15 (1.55%) Cisco Prime
7 13 (1.34%) Norton AntiVirus
8 11 (1.14%) SCCM
8 11 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
9 7 (0.72%) Cisco UCCX
9 7 (0.72%) Kibana
10 6 (0.62%) OpenView
11 5 (0.52%) Casper Suite
11 5 (0.52%) Cobbler
12 4 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
12 4 (0.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 4 (0.41%) ARCserve
12 4 (0.41%) Cisco IPCC
12 4 (0.41%) WSUS
12 4 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 415 (42.92%) Cisco
2 267 (27.61%) Microsoft
3 188 (19.44%) VMware
4 109 (11.27%) Citrix
5 103 (10.65%) Juniper
6 74 (7.65%) HP
7 71 (7.34%) CheckPoint
7 71 (7.34%) F5
8 47 (4.86%) Apple
9 45 (4.65%) Avaya
10 43 (4.45%) Dell
11 36 (3.72%) Symantec
11 36 (3.72%) Google
12 33 (3.41%) Meraki
13 32 (3.31%) Riverbed
14 29 (3.00%) SonicWALL
14 29 (3.00%) NetApp
14 29 (3.00%) CA
15 26 (2.69%) Fortinet
16 23 (2.38%) McAfee
Southampton, Hampshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
North London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £48k + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
WiFi SPARK Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus pension and healthcare scheme
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Attractive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
West London
JWResource
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum plus on call, overtime and other com
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum plus on call and overtime and other
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Corriculo
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum (basic salary to £20k + Commission)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £80000 per annum + stock options,
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + GREAT BONUS, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Professionals in Law
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Intapeople
Salary: 18k - 23k P/A
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCS Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago