The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 83 91 83
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.36% 0.091% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.88% 0.43% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £21,250 £27,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% -53.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,450 £27,500 £57,750
10% offered a salary of more than £23,050 £27,500 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
Wi-Fi
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
213 234 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.43% 21.21% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 159 199 165
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,347 £32,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Avaya
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Toshiba
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Avaya Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) IP Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Avaya
2 2 (50.00%) Toshiba
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco