The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 71 75 59
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 10 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.27% 0.14% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 0.79% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 10
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% -16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £45,000 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
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 North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 127 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.13% 17.47% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 62 88 146
Average salary £37,500 £28,636 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% -28.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £36,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in the North East

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the North East region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in the North East

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the North East region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
Tyne and Wear -2 9 £27,500 -38.88%
Wi-Fi
England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 16 (84.21%) Windows
1 16 (84.21%) LAN
1 16 (84.21%) WAN
1 16 (84.21%) MS Exchange
1 16 (84.21%) Cisco
1 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
1 16 (84.21%) Windows Server 2003
1 16 (84.21%) Firewall
1 16 (84.21%) VMware
1 16 (84.21%) Exchange Server 2003
1 16 (84.21%) Exchange Server 2007
1 16 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (84.21%) Windows Server 2008
1 16 (84.21%) Hyper-V
1 16 (84.21%) Exchange Server 2010
1 16 (84.21%) Windows Server 2012
1 16 (84.21%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
3 11 (57.89%) NetApp
3 11 (57.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
3 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
4 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (52.63%) SAN
4 10 (52.63%) SQL
5 6 (31.58%) Windows XP
5 6 (31.58%) SLA
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) WatchGuard
5 6 (31.58%) Windows 7

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 16 (84.21%) MS Exchange
1 16 (84.21%) Exchange Server 2003
1 16 (84.21%) Exchange Server 2007
1 16 (84.21%) Exchange Server 2010
1 16 (84.21%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) LAN
1 16 (84.21%) WAN
1 16 (84.21%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) SAN
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) HTTP
4 1 (5.26%) GPRS
4 1 (5.26%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (5.26%) Electronics
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Field Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Product Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Product Owner
2 1 (5.26%) Graduate
2 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows Server 2003
1 16 (84.21%) Windows Server 2008
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
1 16 (84.21%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (31.58%) Windows XP
2 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
2 6 (31.58%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.26%) CMMI
1 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
1 1 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (5.26%) Product Management
1 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
1 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
1 16 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (84.21%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Cisco
1 16 (84.21%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) NetApp
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) WatchGuard
4 4 (21.05%) CA
5 1 (5.26%) BT