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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 95 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 10 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.70% 0.37% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.38% 1.99% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 5
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -34.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
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
296 201 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.67% 18.53% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 227 165 117
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £62,500 £53,250
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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in Essex

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 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
(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
Brentwood -19 4 £47,500 -5.00%
Harlow - 1 £29,000 -
Wi-Fi
East of England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) Network Security
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (23.08%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) F5
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
4 3 (23.08%) WAN
4 3 (23.08%) Terminal Server
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (15.38%) Internet
5 2 (15.38%) OSPF
5 2 (15.38%) BGP
5 2 (15.38%) Avaya
5 2 (15.38%) Juniper
5 2 (15.38%) SAN
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (15.38%) H.323
5 2 (15.38%) MCP

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) Network Security
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (23.08%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (15.38%) SSL
4 2 (15.38%) SAN
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) OSPF
4 2 (15.38%) BGP
4 2 (15.38%) H.323
4 2 (15.38%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Avaya Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) IP Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Support
3 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Software Distribution
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCP
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Terminal Server
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) F5
4 2 (15.38%) Brocade
4 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
4 2 (15.38%) Toshiba
4 2 (15.38%) Avaya
4 2 (15.38%) Juniper
5 1 (7.69%) Siemens
5 1 (7.69%) Mitel
5 1 (7.69%) Altiris