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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 528 550 618
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +68
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 372 332 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.99% 1.89% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 316 271 225
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
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
18661 17562 21389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.02% 17.46% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15164 13877 17958
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
London +10 152 £42,000 -6.14% 7
South East +1 103 £32,500 -16.12% 10
North West -15 33 £34,000 +23.63% 5
East of England -12 32 £40,000 - 2
West Midlands -11 16 £27,500 +17.02% 2
South West -21 12 £36,500 -8.75% 5
Yorkshire -7 11 £27,000 +54.28% 5
North East -8 10 £27,500 -20.28%
East Midlands +15 3 £31,025 -4.53% 2
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 355 (46.16%) LAN
2 331 (43.04%) WAN
3 309 (40.18%) Cisco
4 306 (39.79%) Windows
5 273 (35.50%) Firewall
6 220 (28.61%) Microsoft
7 216 (28.09%) Active Directory
8 213 (27.70%) VPN
9 194 (25.23%) Cisco Certification
10 163 (21.20%) TCP/IP
11 154 (20.03%) CCNP
12 149 (19.38%) Windows Server 2008
13 143 (18.60%) VMware
14 139 (18.08%) MS Exchange
15 138 (17.95%) MS Excel
16 134 (17.43%) Linux
16 134 (17.43%) VoIP
16 134 (17.43%) DNS
16 134 (17.43%) Wireless
17 130 (16.91%) ITIL
18 126 (16.38%) Windows 7
19 124 (16.12%) MS Office
20 116 (15.08%) DHCP
21 114 (14.82%) CheckPoint
22 113 (14.69%) Juniper
23 107 (13.91%) Telecoms
24 106 (13.78%) VMware Infrastructure
25 101 (13.13%) Windows Server 2003
26 97 (12.61%) Internet
26 97 (12.61%) MPLS

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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
1 139 (18.08%) MS Exchange
2 59 (7.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 55 (7.15%) SharePoint
4 49 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 48 (6.24%) IIS
6 41 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 39 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2003
8 28 (3.64%) Apache
9 22 (2.86%) Lync
10 16 (2.08%) Tomcat
11 11 (1.43%) Moodle
12 10 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 8 (1.04%) Lotus Domino
14 6 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
16 4 (0.52%) nginx
16 4 (0.52%) Zope
16 4 (0.52%) Plone
16 4 (0.52%) IBM Notes
16 4 (0.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 138 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 124 (16.12%) MS Office
3 26 (3.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.91%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.39%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.39%) Line 500
2 3 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.26%) BPCS
4 1 (0.13%) Magento
4 1 (0.13%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.81%) Office 365
2 11 (1.43%) PaaS
3 8 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.91%) Rackspace Cloud
4 7 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.78%) SaaS
6 5 (0.65%) Google Apps
7 4 (0.52%) IaaS
8 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 355 (46.16%) LAN
2 331 (43.04%) WAN
3 273 (35.50%) Firewall
4 213 (27.70%) VPN
5 163 (21.20%) TCP/IP
6 134 (17.43%) Wireless
6 134 (17.43%) DNS
6 134 (17.43%) VoIP
7 116 (15.08%) DHCP
8 97 (12.61%) Internet
8 97 (12.61%) MPLS
9 85 (11.05%) Ethernet
10 82 (10.66%) VLAN
11 79 (10.27%) OSPF
12 76 (9.88%) Network Security
13 74 (9.62%) BGP
14 70 (9.10%) SAN
15 68 (8.84%) Cisco ASA
16 60 (7.80%) SNMP
17 55 (7.15%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (10.79%) SQL Server
2 61 (7.93%) MySQL
3 33 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
3 33 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (2.08%) Big Data
6 15 (1.95%) Hadoop
7 12 (1.56%) NoSQL
8 11 (1.43%) MariaDB
9 7 (0.91%) BusinessObjects XI
10 6 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.65%) CouchDB
11 5 (0.65%) MS Access
12 3 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.39%) FileMaker
12 3 (0.39%) Couchbase
12 3 (0.39%) Redis
13 2 (0.26%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.26%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 16 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (1.56%) TeamCity
3 10 (1.30%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.17%) Mercurial
5 8 (1.04%) Visual Studio
6 7 (0.91%) GCC
7 5 (0.65%) Jasmine
7 5 (0.65%) Mocha
8 4 (0.52%) Xcode
8 4 (0.52%) Emacs
9 1 (0.13%) Subversion
9 1 (0.13%) JIRA
9 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
General
1 107 (13.91%) Telecoms
2 85 (11.05%) Finance
3 56 (7.28%) Retail
4 22 (2.86%) Back Office
5 15 (1.95%) Games
5 15 (1.95%) German Language
6 12 (1.56%) Marketing
6 12 (1.56%) Banking
7 10 (1.30%) Billing
8 9 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.17%) Law
9 8 (1.04%) Italian Language
10 7 (0.91%) French Language
10 7 (0.91%) Legal
11 6 (0.78%) Dutch Language
11 6 (0.78%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.65%) Advertising
13 4 (0.52%) Publishing
13 4 (0.52%) Local Government
13 4 (0.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 194 (25.23%) Network Engineer
2 92 (11.96%) Analyst
3 86 (11.18%) Administrator
4 73 (9.49%) Systems Administrator
5 70 (9.10%) Support Engineer
6 62 (8.06%) Senior Network Engineer
7 52 (6.76%) Support Analyst
8 47 (6.11%) IT Support
9 40 (5.20%) Field Engineer
10 34 (4.42%) Architect
11 33 (4.29%) Developer
12 31 (4.03%) Project Manager
13 27 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support
14 23 (2.99%) Technical Support
14 23 (2.99%) Network Support
14 23 (2.99%) Security Engineer
15 21 (2.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 21 (2.73%) Linux Administrator
15 21 (2.73%) Support Technician
15 21 (2.73%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.60%) Web Services
2 18 (2.34%) HTML
3 14 (1.82%) CSS
4 11 (1.43%) WAP
4 11 (1.43%) JSON
4 11 (1.43%) REST
5 10 (1.30%) HTML5
6 9 (1.17%) OAuth
6 9 (1.17%) COM+
6 9 (1.17%) SAML
6 9 (1.17%) XML
7 8 (1.04%) jQuery
8 6 (0.78%) CSS3
9 5 (0.65%) Ember.js
10 4 (0.52%) UIKit
10 4 (0.52%) .NET
11 3 (0.39%) MFC
11 3 (0.39%) STL
11 3 (0.39%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.39%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 57 (7.41%) Blackberry
2 53 (6.89%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 27 (3.51%) Handset
4 27 (3.51%) Mobile App
5 26 (3.38%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.21%) iPad
7 16 (2.08%) EPoS
8 15 (1.95%) iPhone
9 13 (1.69%) VLE
9 13 (1.69%) User Experience
10 12 (1.56%) Clustering
10 12 (1.56%) PDA
11 10 (1.30%) Smartphone
12 9 (1.17%) CMDB
12 9 (1.17%) Mathematics
12 9 (1.17%) Visualisation
13 8 (1.04%) SecurID
14 7 (0.91%) PKI
14 7 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 306 (39.79%) Windows
2 149 (19.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 134 (17.43%) Linux
4 126 (16.38%) Windows 7
5 101 (13.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 82 (10.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 70 (9.10%) Windows XP
8 64 (8.32%) Android
9 38 (4.94%) Windows 8
10 35 (4.55%) Mac OS X
11 34 (4.42%) UNIX
12 33 (4.29%) Apple iOS
13 27 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 20 (2.60%) Windows Phone
14 20 (2.60%) Ubuntu
15 18 (2.34%) Windows Vista
15 18 (2.34%) CentOS
16 14 (1.82%) Solaris
17 10 (1.30%) VMS
17 10 (1.30%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (16.91%) ITIL
2 70 (9.10%) Project Management
3 56 (7.28%) Network Design
4 43 (5.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 40 (5.20%) Kalman Filter
6 34 (4.42%) Network Management
6 34 (4.42%) Incident Management
7 33 (4.29%) Time Management
8 31 (4.03%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (4.03%) PRINCE2
8 31 (4.03%) E-Commerce
9 30 (3.90%) Service Delivery
10 27 (3.51%) Information Security
11 26 (3.38%) CRM
11 26 (3.38%) Load Balancing
12 24 (3.12%) Configuration Management
13 22 (2.86%) Asset Management
13 22 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
14 19 (2.47%) Line Management
14 19 (2.47%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 78 (10.14%) SQL
2 28 (3.64%) Bash Shell
3 26 (3.38%) PHP
4 25 (3.25%) Python
5 19 (2.47%) C++
6 15 (1.95%) C
7 13 (1.69%) JavaScript
8 11 (1.43%) C#
8 11 (1.43%) Shell Script
9 10 (1.30%) Ruby
9 10 (1.30%) Java
10 9 (1.17%) Objective-C
11 7 (0.91%) T-SQL
12 6 (0.78%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.65%) Lua
14 4 (0.52%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.26%) Embedded C++
15 2 (0.26%) VB
15 2 (0.26%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 194 (25.23%) Cisco Certification
2 154 (20.03%) CCNP
3 95 (12.35%) CCNA
4 78 (10.14%) Security Cleared
4 78 (10.14%) Degree
5 77 (10.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 65 (8.45%) SC Cleared
7 57 (7.41%) CCIE
8 45 (5.85%) MCP
9 37 (4.81%) MCSE
10 32 (4.16%) CCSE
11 23 (2.99%) MCSA
12 20 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
13 19 (2.47%) MCTS
14 15 (1.95%) MCITP
14 15 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (1.95%) CCSA
14 15 (1.95%) A+ Certification
15 11 (1.43%) CCDP
16 7 (0.91%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (12.35%) SLA
2 12 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.65%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.52%) QA
5 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 216 (28.09%) Active Directory
2 106 (13.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (6.63%) Hyper-V
4 25 (3.25%) XenApp
4 25 (3.25%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (2.47%) vSphere
6 18 (2.34%) Xen
7 10 (1.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 10 (1.30%) VirtualBox
8 8 (1.04%) KVM
8 8 (1.04%) Firmware
9 7 (0.91%) Terminal Services
10 6 (0.78%) Samba
10 6 (0.78%) Postfix
10 6 (0.78%) NFS
10 6 (0.78%) Openswan
10 6 (0.78%) XenServer
10 6 (0.78%) OpenSSH
11 5 (0.65%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.65%) UAG
Systems Management
1 43 (5.59%) Backup Exec
2 37 (4.81%) OpenView
3 30 (3.90%) CiscoWorks
4 21 (2.73%) Puppet
4 21 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (2.34%) Norton AntiVirus
6 14 (1.82%) SCCM
7 13 (1.69%) Nagios
7 13 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
8 11 (1.43%) McAfee ePO
9 9 (1.17%) EMC NetWorker
9 9 (1.17%) NetCrunch
9 9 (1.17%) Cisco Prime
10 7 (0.91%) Nessus
11 6 (0.78%) Vagrant
12 4 (0.52%) Ganeti
12 4 (0.52%) Bacula
12 4 (0.52%) HAProxy
12 4 (0.52%) Ansible
12 4 (0.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 309 (40.18%) Cisco
2 220 (28.61%) Microsoft
3 143 (18.60%) VMware
4 114 (14.82%) CheckPoint
5 113 (14.69%) Juniper
6 91 (11.83%) HP
7 73 (9.49%) Citrix
8 39 (5.07%) Apple
9 36 (4.68%) Symantec
10 34 (4.42%) F5
11 33 (4.29%) McAfee
12 32 (4.16%) SolarWinds
13 31 (4.03%) NetApp
14 27 (3.51%) Dell
15 23 (2.99%) Aruba
15 23 (2.99%) Remedy
16 21 (2.73%) Oracle
17 20 (2.60%) BT
18 18 (2.34%) Mitel
19 16 (2.08%) EMC
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
ARM Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
City of York Council
Salary: From £32,943 to £38,358 per annum (Grade 10 Level 1-4)
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £23,684.84 to £27,220.42 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Basic salary to £70,000 + 20% bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Exeter, Devon
SuperSparks Ltd
Salary: Competitive and excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsys
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
TfL Graduates
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Accenture
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum dependent on experience, plus excellent benefi
Posted: 24 days ago