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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank - - 84
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - - 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
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
208 186 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 17.08% 13.31% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 133 164 182
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (76.92%) F5
3 9 (69.23%) Change Management
4 8 (61.54%) SSL
4 8 (61.54%) CCNA
4 8 (61.54%) HP
4 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
4 8 (61.54%) Network Security
4 8 (61.54%) Brocade
5 7 (53.85%) Problem Management
6 6 (46.15%) Firewall
6 6 (46.15%) LAN
6 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
7 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (38.46%) Windows
8 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (30.77%) ITIL
8 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
9 3 (23.08%) WAN
9 3 (23.08%) Wireless
10 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
10 2 (15.38%) MPLS
10 2 (15.38%) OSPF
10 2 (15.38%) BGP
10 2 (15.38%) VPN
10 2 (15.38%) Broadband
10 2 (15.38%) UAG

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) SSL
1 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
1 8 (61.54%) Network Security
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (23.08%) WAN
5 3 (23.08%) Wireless
6 2 (15.38%) MPLS
6 2 (15.38%) OSPF
6 2 (15.38%) BGP
6 2 (15.38%) VPN
6 2 (15.38%) Broadband
7 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Security Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Support
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Support
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Change Management
2 7 (53.85%) Problem Management
3 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (61.54%) CCNA
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (15.38%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) UAG
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 10 (76.92%) F5
3 8 (61.54%) HP
3 8 (61.54%) Brocade
4 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix