The first table below looks at the demand for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 85 77 96
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +19
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 3 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.25% 0.91% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.46% 4.12% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £23,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.77% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
206 243 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 17.02% 22.13% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 177 195 188
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wi-Fi
East of England

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Essex

Wi-Fi
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Avaya
1 2 (66.67%) Toshiba
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Avaya Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IP Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Avaya
1 2 (66.67%) Toshiba
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix