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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 479 519 572
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +53
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 154 122 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.38% 1.67% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 120 93 81
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £26,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
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
6481 7289 6892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.74% 17.75% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5507 6135 5552
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
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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
Greenwich +1 6 £55,000 +92.98%
City of London +36 5 £46,000 +33.33% 2
Twickenham - 2 £35,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 £25,000 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £52,500 -
Hammersmith -8 1 £45,000 +69.81%
Wimbledon - 1 £42,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £52,000 -
Wi-Fi
England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 154 (46.67%) Windows
2 131 (39.70%) Cisco
3 115 (34.85%) Microsoft
4 109 (33.03%) VPN
5 97 (29.39%) LAN
6 95 (28.79%) Firewall
7 93 (28.18%) WAN
8 83 (25.15%) Active Directory
9 79 (23.94%) Cisco Certification
10 74 (22.42%) Wireless
11 73 (22.12%) Windows 7
12 71 (21.52%) MS Office
13 62 (18.79%) Windows Server
14 61 (18.48%) Finance
15 60 (18.18%) Linux
16 58 (17.58%) VoIP
17 52 (15.76%) MS Exchange
18 51 (15.45%) Windows 8
19 50 (15.15%) ITIL
20 48 (14.55%) MS Excel
20 48 (14.55%) VMware
21 46 (13.94%) Citrix
22 45 (13.64%) Android
22 45 (13.64%) Mobile Device Management
23 44 (13.33%) MPLS
24 43 (13.03%) CheckPoint
25 42 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
25 42 (12.73%) Legal
25 42 (12.73%) Data Centre
26 40 (12.12%) Office 365

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 52 (15.76%) MS Exchange
2 17 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (5.15%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (3.03%) Skype for Business
5 9 (2.73%) Apache
6 7 (2.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (2.12%) IIS
7 6 (1.82%) CloudStack
7 6 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (1.52%) Apache Pig
8 5 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.21%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.21%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.30%) CMS
10 1 (0.30%) Confluence
10 1 (0.30%) Node.js
Applications
1 71 (21.52%) MS Office
2 48 (14.55%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.03%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.12%) MS Project
5 5 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (1.21%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.30%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 40 (12.12%) Office 365
2 31 (9.39%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (9.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.55%) Google Apps
4 8 (2.42%) Mimecast
5 4 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.21%) SaaS
6 3 (0.91%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.61%) Dropbox
7 2 (0.61%) IaaS
8 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 109 (33.03%) VPN
2 97 (29.39%) LAN
3 95 (28.79%) Firewall
4 93 (28.18%) WAN
5 74 (22.42%) Wireless
6 58 (17.58%) VoIP
7 44 (13.33%) MPLS
8 39 (11.82%) IPsec
8 39 (11.82%) Network Security
8 39 (11.82%) VLAN
9 38 (11.52%) TCP/IP
10 32 (9.70%) Cisco ASA
11 29 (8.79%) BGP
11 29 (8.79%) Cisco IOS
12 27 (8.18%) DNS
13 26 (7.88%) Internet
14 24 (7.27%) DHCP
15 23 (6.97%) IP Telephony
15 23 (6.97%) OSPF
16 20 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.94%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.33%) MySQL
3 6 (1.82%) Big Data
3 6 (1.82%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.52%) Hadoop
4 5 (1.52%) Pentaho
5 2 (0.61%) GIS
6 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (2.73%) Jenkins
2 8 (2.42%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.42%) Subversion
3 5 (1.52%) Grunt
3 5 (1.52%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (1.21%) gulp
5 3 (0.91%) Ant
6 2 (0.61%) JIRA
7 1 (0.30%) Bitbucket
General
1 61 (18.48%) Finance
2 42 (12.73%) Legal
3 34 (10.30%) Telecoms
4 28 (8.48%) Retail
5 15 (4.55%) Marketing
6 12 (3.64%) Billing
7 11 (3.33%) Banking
8 10 (3.03%) Electronics
9 8 (2.42%) Investment Banking
10 7 (2.12%) Multimedia
11 6 (1.82%) Games
12 5 (1.52%) Back Office
12 5 (1.52%) Law
13 4 (1.21%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.91%) Advertising
15 2 (0.61%) German Language
15 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.30%) French Language
16 1 (0.30%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 67 (20.30%) Network Engineer
2 62 (18.79%) Analyst
3 47 (14.24%) Support Analyst
4 31 (9.39%) Support Engineer
5 25 (7.58%) Administrator
5 25 (7.58%) Senior Analyst
5 25 (7.58%) Senior Network Engineer
6 23 (6.97%) Cisco Engineer
7 22 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 19 (5.76%) Desktop Support
8 19 (5.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 18 (5.45%) Infrastructure Manager
9 18 (5.45%) Senior IT Support
9 18 (5.45%) Senior Support Analyst
10 17 (5.15%) IT Manager
11 16 (4.85%) IT Support
12 15 (4.55%) Developer
13 14 (4.24%) Architect
14 13 (3.94%) IT Administrator
15 12 (3.64%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.42%) Web Services
2 6 (1.82%) CSS
2 6 (1.82%) CSS3
2 6 (1.82%) HTML
2 6 (1.82%) HTML5
2 6 (1.82%) LAMP
3 5 (1.52%) 802.1X
3 5 (1.52%) jQuery
3 5 (1.52%) RequireJS
3 5 (1.52%) RESTful
3 5 (1.52%) Sass
4 4 (1.21%) Backbone.js
4 4 (1.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (0.61%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.61%) OAuth
5 2 (0.61%) React
5 2 (0.61%) SAML
6 1 (0.30%) .NET
6 1 (0.30%) ATL
6 1 (0.30%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.73%) Data Centre
2 34 (10.30%) Blackberry
3 33 (10.00%) iPhone
4 28 (8.48%) iPad
5 19 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (5.76%) Video Conferencing
6 18 (5.45%) Driving Licence
7 14 (4.24%) Management Information System
8 11 (3.33%) Smartphone
9 10 (3.03%) Computer Science
10 9 (2.73%) Mobile App
11 8 (2.42%) Client/Server
11 8 (2.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 6 (1.82%) Handset
12 6 (1.82%) iSeries
12 6 (1.82%) User Experience
13 5 (1.52%) CCTV
13 5 (1.52%) CMDB
13 5 (1.52%) IPTV
14 4 (1.21%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 154 (46.67%) Windows
2 73 (22.12%) Windows 7
3 62 (18.79%) Windows Server
4 60 (18.18%) Linux
5 51 (15.45%) Windows 8
6 45 (13.64%) Android
7 37 (11.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (9.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (6.36%) Apple iOS
10 18 (5.45%) Mac OS X
11 16 (4.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (4.85%) Windows XP
12 11 (3.33%) Mac OS
12 11 (3.33%) Unix
13 9 (2.73%) Windows 10
14 7 (2.12%) Windows Vista
15 4 (1.21%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.91%) CentOS
16 3 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.91%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (15.15%) ITIL
2 45 (13.64%) Mobile Device Management
3 27 (8.18%) Project Management
4 21 (6.36%) Load Balancing
5 19 (5.76%) Kalman Filter
6 16 (4.85%) Enterprise Architecture
6 16 (4.85%) Presales
7 15 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 14 (4.24%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (4.24%) Investment Management
8 14 (4.24%) PRINCE2
9 12 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (3.64%) E-Commerce
9 12 (3.64%) Network Monitoring
10 11 (3.33%) Configuration Management
10 11 (3.33%) PLM
10 11 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (3.03%) Information Security
11 10 (3.03%) Service Delivery
11 10 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (4.55%) Python
1 15 (4.55%) SQL
2 14 (4.24%) Bash Shell
3 10 (3.03%) Java
3 10 (3.03%) Ruby
4 8 (2.42%) C++
4 8 (2.42%) JavaScript
4 8 (2.42%) VB
5 7 (2.12%) PowerShell
6 6 (1.82%) C
6 6 (1.82%) Embedded C
7 5 (1.52%) Perl
7 5 (1.52%) Pig Latin
8 4 (1.21%) PHP
9 3 (0.91%) C#
10 2 (0.61%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.30%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 79 (23.94%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (11.52%) CCNP
4 37 (11.21%) CCIE
5 35 (10.61%) Degree
6 30 (9.09%) MCP
7 21 (6.36%) CCNA
8 12 (3.64%) MCSE
9 9 (2.73%) CCVP
9 9 (2.73%) SC Cleared
9 9 (2.73%) Security Cleared
10 6 (1.82%) CCNP Voice
10 6 (1.82%) MCSA
10 6 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (1.52%) CCSA
11 5 (1.52%) CCSE
11 5 (1.52%) Check Point Certification
11 5 (1.52%) CompTIA Security+
11 5 (1.52%) Security+ Certification
12 4 (1.21%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.45%) SLA
2 5 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.21%) QA
3 4 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 83 (25.15%) Active Directory
2 40 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (6.36%) Hyper-V
4 11 (3.33%) Terminal Services
5 6 (1.82%) Firmware
5 6 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.21%) KVM
6 4 (1.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (1.21%) vSphere
7 2 (0.61%) Xen
7 2 (0.61%) XenApp
7 2 (0.61%) XenServer
8 1 (0.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.30%) NFS
8 1 (0.30%) vCloud
8 1 (0.30%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.30%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (7.27%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (3.64%) FortiGate
3 10 (3.03%) Nagios
3 10 (3.03%) Puppet
4 9 (2.73%) Cisco UCCX
5 8 (2.42%) CA Spectrum
5 8 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.52%) Ansible
7 4 (1.21%) SCCM
8 3 (0.91%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.91%) Cacti
8 3 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.91%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.61%) Nessus
10 1 (0.30%) Cisco IPCC
10 1 (0.30%) SCOM
10 1 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 131 (39.70%) Cisco
2 115 (34.85%) Microsoft
3 48 (14.55%) VMware
4 46 (13.94%) Citrix
5 43 (13.03%) CheckPoint
6 22 (6.67%) Apple
6 22 (6.67%) Palo Alto
7 21 (6.36%) F5
8 18 (5.45%) Google
8 18 (5.45%) Riverbed
9 15 (4.55%) Avaya
9 15 (4.55%) Meraki
10 13 (3.94%) Juniper
11 10 (3.03%) Intel Security
12 9 (2.73%) Dell
12 9 (2.73%) HP
13 8 (2.42%) CA
13 8 (2.42%) MobileIron
14 7 (2.12%) Acronis
14 7 (2.12%) Symantec
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DCS Recruitment
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + stock options
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Rockfield
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + company car, bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
glh Hotels Limited
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago