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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 524 597 642
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +45
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 390 276 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.03% 1.57% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 316 245 203
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -5.40%
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
19190 17574 21255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.96% 17.39% 19.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15293 14302 17477
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 20 October 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 20 October 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
(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 +57 181 £38,500 -18.94% 22
South East +15 86 £35,000 - 17
East of England +20 63 £40,000 - 10
North West -3 30 £34,000 -12.25% 5
South West -20 10 £36,500 -8.75% 1
West Midlands -21 9 £22,500 +4.65% 3
Yorkshire -32 5 £27,500 -15.38% 3
East Midlands -7 3 £22,500 -36.90% 3
North East -29 3 £21,000 -56.92% 2
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 325 (41.56%) LAN
2 312 (39.90%) Windows
3 302 (38.62%) WAN
4 260 (33.25%) Cisco
5 247 (31.59%) Firewall
6 245 (31.33%) VPN
7 207 (26.47%) Microsoft
8 199 (25.45%) Active Directory
9 158 (20.20%) Cisco Certification
10 154 (19.69%) TCP/IP
11 153 (19.57%) Wireless
12 152 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 150 (19.18%) Linux
14 148 (18.93%) DNS
15 142 (18.16%) Windows 7
16 141 (18.03%) DHCP
17 139 (17.77%) VMware
18 129 (16.50%) CCNP
19 125 (15.98%) ITIL
20 119 (15.22%) MS Office
21 118 (15.09%) Finance
22 117 (14.96%) VoIP
23 115 (14.71%) MS Excel
23 115 (14.71%) Telecoms
24 110 (14.07%) MS Exchange
25 106 (13.55%) Degree
26 97 (12.40%) Citrix
26 97 (12.40%) Internet
27 95 (12.15%) Windows Server 2003
28 92 (11.76%) SQL Server

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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
1 110 (14.07%) MS Exchange
2 55 (7.03%) IIS
3 53 (6.78%) SharePoint
4 48 (6.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 37 (4.73%) Apache
6 29 (3.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 28 (3.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 24 (3.07%) Lotus Domino
9 23 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
10 20 (2.56%) Tomcat
11 18 (2.30%) Lync
12 16 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2003
13 11 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
14 4 (0.51%) ejabberd
14 4 (0.51%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.51%) nginx
14 4 (0.51%) Zope
14 4 (0.51%) Plone
15 3 (0.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 119 (15.22%) MS Office
2 115 (14.71%) MS Excel
3 25 (3.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.26%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.64%) Line 500
3 3 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.13%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.32%) Office 365
2 14 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (1.15%) IaaS
5 7 (0.90%) PaaS
6 4 (0.51%) SaaS
7 2 (0.26%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 325 (41.56%) LAN
2 302 (38.62%) WAN
3 247 (31.59%) Firewall
4 245 (31.33%) VPN
5 154 (19.69%) TCP/IP
6 153 (19.57%) Wireless
7 148 (18.93%) DNS
8 141 (18.03%) DHCP
9 117 (14.96%) VoIP
10 97 (12.40%) Internet
11 88 (11.25%) MPLS
12 82 (10.49%) SAN
12 82 (10.49%) Ethernet
13 81 (10.36%) VLAN
13 81 (10.36%) Network Security
14 67 (8.57%) OSPF
15 57 (7.29%) BGP
16 52 (6.65%) Cisco ASA
17 43 (5.50%) WLAN
18 42 (5.37%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 71 (9.08%) MySQL
3 45 (5.75%) PostgreSQL
4 30 (3.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (2.94%) Big Data
6 18 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (1.79%) Hadoop
8 11 (1.41%) NoSQL
9 10 (1.28%) MariaDB
9 10 (1.28%) BusinessObjects XI
10 8 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (1.02%) MS Access
11 6 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.38%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.38%) CouchDB
14 2 (0.26%) MongoDB
14 2 (0.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (2.05%) Mercurial
2 15 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.41%) TeamCity
4 8 (1.02%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.02%) Subversion
5 6 (0.77%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.64%) GCC
7 4 (0.51%) Xcode
7 4 (0.51%) Emacs
8 3 (0.38%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.13%) PVCS
9 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 118 (15.09%) Finance
2 115 (14.71%) Telecoms
3 63 (8.06%) Retail
4 34 (4.35%) Marketing
5 28 (3.58%) Back Office
6 19 (2.43%) Games
7 14 (1.79%) German Language
8 13 (1.66%) Banking
9 12 (1.53%) Billing
10 10 (1.28%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.15%) Multimedia
11 9 (1.15%) Italian Language
12 8 (1.02%) Electronics
13 7 (0.90%) Automotive
13 7 (0.90%) French Language
14 6 (0.77%) Law
15 5 (0.64%) Legal
16 4 (0.51%) Publishing
16 4 (0.51%) Dutch Language
17 2 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 165 (21.10%) Network Engineer
2 87 (11.13%) Analyst
3 81 (10.36%) Administrator
4 70 (8.95%) Systems Administrator
5 68 (8.70%) Support Engineer
6 51 (6.52%) Support Analyst
7 48 (6.14%) Architect
8 45 (5.75%) IT Support
9 41 (5.24%) Project Manager
10 36 (4.60%) Developer
11 35 (4.48%) Senior Network Engineer
12 33 (4.22%) Network Support
13 30 (3.84%) Desktop Support
14 27 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
15 24 (3.07%) Infrastructure Manager
16 22 (2.81%) Support Technician
16 22 (2.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 21 (2.69%) 2nd Line Support
17 21 (2.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
17 21 (2.69%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.56%) Web Services
2 17 (2.17%) HTML
3 13 (1.66%) XML
4 11 (1.41%) JSON
5 10 (1.28%) CSS
5 10 (1.28%) REST
6 9 (1.15%) OAuth
6 9 (1.15%) COM+
6 9 (1.15%) SAML
7 5 (0.64%) .NET
8 4 (0.51%) MFC
8 4 (0.51%) HTML5
8 4 (0.51%) UIKit
9 3 (0.38%) STL
9 3 (0.38%) WAP
9 3 (0.38%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.26%) Java EE
10 2 (0.26%) jQuery
10 2 (0.26%) .NET Compact Framework
11 1 (0.13%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 67 (8.57%) Blackberry
2 62 (7.93%) Management Information System
3 57 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (6.39%) Computer Science
5 28 (3.58%) Handset
6 26 (3.32%) SecurID
7 22 (2.81%) iPad
8 21 (2.69%) Video Conferencing
9 20 (2.56%) Mobile App
10 18 (2.30%) EPoS
11 14 (1.79%) iPhone
12 13 (1.66%) PKI
12 13 (1.66%) Smartphone
13 12 (1.53%) Clustering
14 10 (1.28%) Replication
15 9 (1.15%) Statistics
15 9 (1.15%) Visualisation
16 8 (1.02%) PDA
17 7 (0.90%) CCTV
17 7 (0.90%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 312 (39.90%) Windows
2 152 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 150 (19.18%) Linux
4 142 (18.16%) Windows 7
5 95 (12.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 74 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 68 (8.70%) Android
7 68 (8.70%) Windows XP
8 55 (7.03%) UNIX
9 49 (6.27%) Windows 8
10 37 (4.73%) Apple iOS
11 35 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 35 (4.48%) Mac OS X
12 29 (3.71%) Windows Phone
13 26 (3.32%) Windows Phone 8
13 26 (3.32%) VMS
14 22 (2.81%) CentOS
15 18 (2.30%) Ubuntu
16 16 (2.05%) Windows Vista
17 13 (1.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (15.98%) ITIL
2 78 (9.97%) Project Management
3 74 (9.46%) Network Design
4 49 (6.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 44 (5.63%) CRM
6 43 (5.50%) Information Security
7 39 (4.99%) Mentoring
8 37 (4.73%) PRINCE2
9 35 (4.48%) Incident Management
10 34 (4.35%) Time Management
10 34 (4.35%) Network Management
11 33 (4.22%) Service Delivery
12 31 (3.96%) Kalman Filter
13 29 (3.71%) E-Commerce
14 24 (3.07%) Load Balancing
14 24 (3.07%) Matrix Management
15 23 (2.94%) Configuration Management
15 23 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
15 23 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
16 22 (2.81%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 78 (9.97%) SQL
2 33 (4.22%) PHP
3 30 (3.84%) Bash Shell
4 25 (3.20%) Python
5 23 (2.94%) C++
6 18 (2.30%) C
7 16 (2.05%) Shell Script
8 13 (1.66%) Java
9 11 (1.41%) T-SQL
9 11 (1.41%) Perl
10 9 (1.15%) VB
10 9 (1.15%) JavaScript
10 9 (1.15%) C#
11 8 (1.02%) AWK
11 8 (1.02%) sed
11 8 (1.02%) Korn
11 8 (1.02%) PowerShell
11 8 (1.02%) Bourne shell
12 7 (0.90%) Objective-C
12 7 (0.90%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 158 (20.20%) Cisco Certification
2 129 (16.50%) CCNP
3 106 (13.55%) Degree
4 89 (11.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 81 (10.36%) CCNA
6 59 (7.54%) MCSE
7 53 (6.78%) Security Cleared
8 47 (6.01%) MCP
9 41 (5.24%) CCIE
10 29 (3.71%) SC Cleared
11 22 (2.81%) MCSA
12 20 (2.56%) MCTS
13 19 (2.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 14 (1.79%) CCSE
15 13 (1.66%) A+ Certification
15 13 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
16 6 (0.77%) HP APS
17 5 (0.64%) MCITP
17 5 (0.64%) CCSP
17 5 (0.64%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (9.34%) SLA
2 15 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.90%) QA
5 6 (0.77%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 199 (25.45%) Active Directory
2 87 (11.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (4.22%) vSphere
4 30 (3.84%) XenApp
5 27 (3.45%) Hyper-V
6 26 (3.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 22 (2.81%) Xen
8 18 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (1.28%) VirtualBox
9 10 (1.28%) UAG
10 9 (1.15%) KVM
11 8 (1.02%) Firmware
12 6 (0.77%) Samba
12 6 (0.77%) NFS
12 6 (0.77%) Postfix
12 6 (0.77%) OpenSSH
13 5 (0.64%) VMware ESX
14 4 (0.51%) XenServer
14 4 (0.51%) XenDesktop
14 4 (0.51%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 52 (6.65%) Backup Exec
2 25 (3.20%) OpenView
2 25 (3.20%) SCCM
2 25 (3.20%) McAfee ePO
3 15 (1.92%) Puppet
3 15 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (1.79%) CiscoWorks
5 12 (1.53%) Nagios
6 11 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 11 (1.41%) EMC NetWorker
7 9 (1.15%) NetCrunch
7 9 (1.15%) Cisco CUCM
7 9 (1.15%) WSUS
8 8 (1.02%) YUM
9 7 (0.90%) SolarWinds Orion
9 7 (0.90%) ZABBIX
10 6 (0.77%) Cisco Prime
11 5 (0.64%) Vagrant
11 5 (0.64%) Cacti
12 4 (0.51%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 260 (33.25%) Cisco
2 207 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 139 (17.77%) VMware
4 97 (12.40%) Citrix
5 85 (10.87%) CheckPoint
6 82 (10.49%) Juniper
7 76 (9.72%) HP
8 48 (6.14%) Symantec
9 43 (5.50%) McAfee
10 36 (4.60%) Dell
10 36 (4.60%) Oracle
11 34 (4.35%) Apple
12 33 (4.22%) Red Hat
13 31 (3.96%) SolarWinds
14 27 (3.45%) Lotus
15 24 (3.07%) Clearswift
16 23 (2.94%) EMC
16 23 (2.94%) Aruba
16 23 (2.94%) F5
17 21 (2.69%) Meru Networks
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: 22,000 to £30,000 + Car + Good Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Salt
Salary: Upto £60K Basic + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £22000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £26,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Sussex
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