The first table below looks at the demand for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 90 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.10% 0.45% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 2.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
168 128 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.48% 19.08% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 133 123 102
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wi-Fi
East Midlands

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) PABX
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Site Server

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Site Server
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) PABX
2 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
1 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware