The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 125 95 121
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +26
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 21 49 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.86% 2.11% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.92% 10.00% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16 37 3
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +58.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,900 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £65,500 £36,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
427 490 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.56% 21.08% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 322 387 320
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
Hemel Hempstead -21 5 £33,000 -34.00%
Watford -14 4 £30,000 -29.41%
St Albans - 4 £27,500 -
Wi-Fi
East of England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 30 (56.60%) VLAN
2 27 (50.94%) Active Directory
2 27 (50.94%) Citrix
3 25 (47.17%) Cisco
4 24 (45.28%) DNS
5 22 (41.51%) Firewall
6 21 (39.62%) LAN
6 21 (39.62%) WAN
6 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
7 20 (37.74%) MS Excel
7 20 (37.74%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (35.85%) Data Centre
9 16 (30.19%) Web Services
9 16 (30.19%) ITIL
9 16 (30.19%) Thin Client
9 16 (30.19%) ITIL Certification
9 16 (30.19%) Project Management
9 16 (30.19%) Advertising
9 16 (30.19%) IP Telephony
9 16 (30.19%) Fat Client
9 16 (30.19%) Network Security
9 16 (30.19%) Cloud Computing
9 16 (30.19%) Amazon AWS
10 13 (24.53%) VPN
10 13 (24.53%) MS Office
11 12 (22.64%) TCP/IP
11 12 (22.64%) Windows
11 12 (22.64%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (20.75%) Degree
13 9 (16.98%) Symantec

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange
1 5 (9.43%) IIS
1 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (7.55%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (37.74%) MS Excel
2 13 (24.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (30.19%) Cloud Computing
1 16 (30.19%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.32%) Office 365
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 30 (56.60%) VLAN
2 24 (45.28%) DNS
3 22 (41.51%) Firewall
4 21 (39.62%) LAN
4 21 (39.62%) WAN
5 16 (30.19%) IP Telephony
5 16 (30.19%) Network Security
6 13 (24.53%) VPN
7 12 (22.64%) TCP/IP
8 7 (13.21%) DHCP
8 7 (13.21%) Wireless
9 6 (11.32%) Radio Access Network
10 5 (9.43%) SAN
11 3 (5.66%) SNMP
11 3 (5.66%) VoIP
11 3 (5.66%) DSL
12 2 (3.77%) 4G
12 2 (3.77%) Structured Cabling
12 2 (3.77%) MPLS
12 2 (3.77%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (30.19%) Advertising
2 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Analyst
2 9 (16.98%) IT Support
2 9 (16.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 6 (11.32%) Field Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) RAN Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Support Technician
5 5 (9.43%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) IT Support Technician
6 4 (7.55%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) NOC Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Services Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (1.89%) Architect
9 1 (1.89%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.74%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (35.85%) Data Centre
3 16 (30.19%) Thin Client
3 16 (30.19%) Fat Client
4 4 (7.55%) AS400
5 3 (5.66%) e-Health
6 2 (3.77%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.89%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Windows XP
3 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Vista
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.89%) Linux
5 1 (1.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) ITIL
1 16 (30.19%) Project Management
2 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (5.66%) Time Management
4 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.89%) Network Planning
5 1 (1.89%) ITSM
5 1 (1.89%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (22.64%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (20.75%) Degree
4 5 (9.43%) CCNA
5 4 (7.55%) CISSP
5 4 (7.55%) CCIE
5 4 (7.55%) CCNP
6 3 (5.66%) CCSA
6 3 (5.66%) JNCIA
6 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.77%) CNA
7 2 (3.77%) Novell Certification
8 1 (1.89%) RHCE
8 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.89%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (50.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.21%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.43%) XenServer
4 4 (7.55%) MetaFrame
5 3 (5.66%) XenApp
6 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.89%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Backup Exec
2 4 (7.55%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (5.66%) CA Spectrum
3 3 (5.66%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (3.77%) WSUS
5 1 (1.89%) SCCM
5 1 (1.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (50.94%) Citrix
2 25 (47.17%) Cisco
3 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
4 9 (16.98%) Symantec
5 7 (13.21%) Juniper
5 7 (13.21%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.55%) JD Edwards
6 4 (7.55%) Lotus
7 3 (5.66%) CA
8 2 (3.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 2 (3.77%) Huawei
8 2 (3.77%) Ericsson
8 2 (3.77%) Nokia
8 2 (3.77%) Apple
8 2 (3.77%) Dell
8 2 (3.77%) Nortel
9 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.89%) VMware
9 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.89%) Aruba