The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 108 92 83
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.39% 0.082% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.97% 0.40% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £27,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
254 249 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 19.84% 20.48% 22.72%
Number of salaries quoted 229 208 168
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wi-Fi
South East

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 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) Tripwire
2 5 (71.43%) Websense
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 5 (71.43%) Internet
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
2 5 (71.43%) Proofpoint
2 5 (71.43%) SIEM
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Reuters
4 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
4 1 (14.29%) 3G
4 1 (14.29%) Blackberry

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) 3G
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
1 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
1 5 (71.43%) SIEM
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) DameWare
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Tripwire
1 5 (71.43%) Websense
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
1 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
1 5 (71.43%) Proofpoint
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Reuters
3 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
3 1 (14.29%) VMware