The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 100 86 76
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.19% 0.73% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 3.45% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +40.35%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +9.58%
Wi-Fi
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
223 232 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.46% 21.23% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 187 206 161
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Kent

Wi-Fi
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 10 (100.00%) IBM
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) Internet
1 10 (100.00%) Websense
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Tripwire
1 10 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 10 (100.00%) Proofpoint
1 10 (100.00%) SIEM
1 10 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (90.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (90.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (10.00%) SSCP
3 1 (10.00%) CISA
3 1 (10.00%) Finance

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Internet
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Consultant
1 10 (100.00%) Security Consultant
2 9 (90.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) SIEM
1 10 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (90.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (90.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SSCP
1 1 (10.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) IBM
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) Websense
1 10 (100.00%) Tripwire
1 10 (100.00%) Proofpoint