The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 441 500 571
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +71
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 181 131 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.29% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.41% 1.78% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 147 118 61
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.04%
Wi-Fi
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7510 7350 9084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.75% 16.18% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6240 6269 7624
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in London

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in London

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in London

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the London region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in London

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the London region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
City of London +45 42 £31,941 -24.84% 2
Croydon - 9 £65,000 -
Greenwich - 5 £28,000 -
Bromley - 3 £23,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £31,250 - 2
Chiswick - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
Wi-Fi
England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 135 (42.32%) Windows
2 121 (37.93%) LAN
3 108 (33.86%) VPN
4 94 (29.47%) Cisco
5 92 (28.84%) WAN
6 87 (27.27%) Firewall
7 86 (26.96%) TCP/IP
8 75 (23.51%) Linux
9 73 (22.88%) Microsoft
10 72 (22.57%) Active Directory
11 61 (19.12%) MS Office
11 61 (19.12%) Windows 7
12 59 (18.50%) Degree
13 55 (17.24%) MS Excel
14 54 (16.93%) ITIL
14 54 (16.93%) Wireless
14 54 (16.93%) Telecoms
15 52 (16.30%) Cisco Certification
16 50 (15.67%) Juniper
17 49 (15.36%) VoIP
18 48 (15.05%) DHCP
18 48 (15.05%) MySQL
19 47 (14.73%) CheckPoint
20 46 (14.42%) DNS
21 44 (13.79%) Retail
22 43 (13.48%) CCNP
22 43 (13.48%) MS Exchange
23 42 (13.17%) Project Management
24 40 (12.54%) Ethernet
24 40 (12.54%) VLAN

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 43 (13.48%) MS Exchange
2 22 (6.90%) IIS
3 20 (6.27%) Apache
4 18 (5.64%) SharePoint
5 13 (4.08%) Tomcat
6 11 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (2.51%) Lync
8 4 (1.25%) Zope
8 4 (1.25%) Plone
8 4 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.25%) nginx
8 4 (1.25%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.25%) ejabberd
9 3 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.31%) CMS
Applications
1 61 (19.12%) MS Office
2 55 (17.24%) MS Excel
3 23 (7.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.45%) Office 365
2 5 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.94%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.94%) PaaS
4 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.63%) SaaS
4 2 (0.63%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 121 (37.93%) LAN
2 108 (33.86%) VPN
3 92 (28.84%) WAN
4 87 (27.27%) Firewall
5 86 (26.96%) TCP/IP
6 54 (16.93%) Wireless
7 49 (15.36%) VoIP
8 48 (15.05%) DHCP
9 46 (14.42%) DNS
10 40 (12.54%) Ethernet
10 40 (12.54%) VLAN
10 40 (12.54%) Network Security
11 34 (10.66%) DSL
12 31 (9.72%) MPLS
12 31 (9.72%) OSPF
12 31 (9.72%) SNMP
13 29 (9.09%) BGP
14 28 (8.78%) Internet
15 27 (8.46%) Structured Cabling
16 23 (7.21%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (15.05%) MySQL
2 31 (9.72%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (7.21%) Big Data
4 16 (5.02%) SQL Server
5 14 (4.39%) Hadoop
6 10 (3.13%) MariaDB
7 8 (2.51%) MS Access
8 6 (1.88%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.63%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.63%) Redis
10 2 (0.63%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.63%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.31%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 11 (3.45%) TeamCity
2 9 (2.82%) Mercurial
3 4 (1.25%) Xcode
3 4 (1.25%) Emacs
3 4 (1.25%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.31%) Subversion
5 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 54 (16.93%) Telecoms
2 44 (13.79%) Retail
3 35 (10.97%) Finance
4 17 (5.33%) Games
5 16 (5.02%) Marketing
6 12 (3.76%) German Language
7 7 (2.19%) Banking
8 6 (1.88%) Dutch Language
9 5 (1.57%) Italian Language
9 5 (1.57%) Law
10 4 (1.25%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.25%) Back Office
10 4 (1.25%) Publishing
10 4 (1.25%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.94%) French Language
12 2 (0.63%) Legal
12 2 (0.63%) Billing
12 2 (0.63%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.31%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 52 (16.30%) Network Engineer
2 47 (14.73%) Administrator
3 42 (13.17%) Systems Administrator
4 31 (9.72%) Support Engineer
5 29 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 28 (8.78%) Analyst
7 25 (7.84%) IT Support
8 23 (7.21%) Infrastructure Manager
9 22 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
10 21 (6.58%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 18 (5.64%) Linux Administrator
11 18 (5.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 13 (4.08%) Desktop Support
12 13 (4.08%) Support Analyst
13 12 (3.76%) Technical Support
13 12 (3.76%) Security Engineer
14 11 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
14 11 (3.45%) Desktop Engineer
15 9 (2.82%) Support Technician
15 9 (2.82%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.19%) Web Services
1 7 (2.19%) XML
2 4 (1.25%) CSS
2 4 (1.25%) HTML
2 4 (1.25%) JSON
2 4 (1.25%) REST
2 4 (1.25%) UIKit
3 3 (0.94%) OAuth
3 3 (0.94%) WAP
3 3 (0.94%) SAML
4 2 (0.63%) Java EE
4 2 (0.63%) jQuery
5 1 (0.31%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.31%) Ninject
5 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (0.31%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (0.31%) HTML5
5 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.31%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.03%) Blackberry
2 29 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (7.52%) Computer Science
4 19 (5.96%) iPad
5 17 (5.33%) Management Information System
6 15 (4.70%) Handset
7 13 (4.08%) Mobile App
8 12 (3.76%) EPoS
8 12 (3.76%) iPhone
9 10 (3.13%) Clustering
9 10 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
10 9 (2.82%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.88%) Replication
11 6 (1.88%) Smartphone
11 6 (1.88%) Online Games
12 5 (1.57%) Social Media
12 5 (1.57%) Social Gaming
13 4 (1.25%) Chip and PIN
14 3 (0.94%) New Media
14 3 (0.94%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 135 (42.32%) Windows
2 75 (23.51%) Linux
3 61 (19.12%) Windows 7
4 35 (10.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (9.72%) Windows XP
6 29 (9.09%) UNIX
7 22 (6.90%) Mac OS X
8 21 (6.58%) Android
9 18 (5.64%) CentOS
9 18 (5.64%) Ubuntu
10 16 (5.02%) Apple iOS
10 16 (5.02%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (4.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (3.13%) OpenBSD
13 10 (3.13%) Solaris
14 9 (2.82%) Windows 8
15 8 (2.51%) Fedora
16 5 (1.57%) Mac OS
16 5 (1.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (16.93%) ITIL
2 42 (13.17%) Project Management
3 28 (8.78%) Service Delivery
4 24 (7.52%) E-Commerce
5 22 (6.90%) Time Management
5 22 (6.90%) Information Security
6 21 (6.58%) Network Design
7 18 (5.64%) Matrix Management
7 18 (5.64%) CRM
7 18 (5.64%) PRINCE2
8 14 (4.39%) Incident Management
8 14 (4.39%) Mentoring
9 13 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (3.76%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (3.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (3.76%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (3.13%) Migration
12 9 (2.82%) Analytics
12 9 (2.82%) Network Architecture
12 9 (2.82%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (10.34%) SQL
2 25 (7.84%) Bash Shell
3 21 (6.58%) Python
4 16 (5.02%) PHP
5 12 (3.76%) Shell Script
6 10 (3.13%) Perl
7 8 (2.51%) AWK
7 8 (2.51%) Korn
7 8 (2.51%) Bourne shell
7 8 (2.51%) sed
8 6 (1.88%) Java
9 5 (1.57%) C
10 4 (1.25%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.25%) C++
10 4 (1.25%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.94%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.63%) VB
12 2 (0.63%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.63%) Ruby
13 1 (0.31%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 59 (18.50%) Degree
2 52 (16.30%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (13.48%) CCNP
4 28 (8.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (8.46%) CCIE
6 26 (8.15%) Security Cleared
7 23 (7.21%) SC Cleared
8 18 (5.64%) MCTS
9 15 (4.70%) CCNA
10 13 (4.08%) CCSE
10 13 (4.08%) MCP
10 13 (4.08%) A+ Certification
11 9 (2.82%) MCSA
12 7 (2.19%) MCSE
13 6 (1.88%) HP APS
14 5 (1.57%) CCDP
15 4 (1.25%) Postgraduate
15 4 (1.25%) ISEB
15 4 (1.25%) JNCIA
16 3 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.33%) SLA
2 3 (0.94%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.63%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 72 (22.57%) Active Directory
2 23 (7.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (6.58%) Xen
4 13 (4.08%) XenApp
5 10 (3.13%) VirtualBox
6 6 (1.88%) Samba
6 6 (1.88%) NFS
6 6 (1.88%) OpenSSH
6 6 (1.88%) Postfix
7 4 (1.25%) Varnish
7 4 (1.25%) Openswan
7 4 (1.25%) SpamAssassin
7 4 (1.25%) Ceph
8 3 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.94%) vSphere
8 3 (0.94%) XenServer
9 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.63%) pfSense
10 1 (0.31%) UAG
Systems Management
1 24 (7.52%) OpenView
2 14 (4.39%) Backup Exec
3 13 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (4.08%) Puppet
3 13 (4.08%) CiscoWorks
4 12 (3.76%) Nagios
5 8 (2.51%) YUM
6 7 (2.19%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (2.19%) ZABBIX
7 6 (1.88%) Cisco Prime
8 5 (1.57%) Cacti
9 4 (1.25%) Ansible
9 4 (1.25%) HAProxy
9 4 (1.25%) Ganeti
9 4 (1.25%) Bacula
10 3 (0.94%) SCCM
11 2 (0.63%) WSUS
11 2 (0.63%) Ganglia
11 2 (0.63%) Vagrant
11 2 (0.63%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 94 (29.47%) Cisco
2 73 (22.88%) Microsoft
3 50 (15.67%) Juniper
4 47 (14.73%) CheckPoint
5 39 (12.23%) HP
5 39 (12.23%) Citrix
6 30 (9.40%) VMware
7 28 (8.78%) Apple
8 23 (7.21%) Oracle
9 19 (5.96%) Remedy
10 13 (4.08%) Dell
11 12 (3.76%) Red Hat
11 12 (3.76%) Google
12 11 (3.45%) Fujitsu
13 8 (2.51%) 3Com
13 8 (2.51%) Symantec
13 8 (2.51%) Bloomberg
13 8 (2.51%) Nokia
13 8 (2.51%) CA
14 7 (2.19%) Rackspace
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