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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England / North East
Rank 70 69 70
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.15% 0.34% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 3.23% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Median salary £31,000 £50,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%

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
111 62 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.05% 10.44% 12.33%
Number of salaries quoted 104 54 53
Median salary £30,000 £30,459 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.50% -18.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the North East region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +4 1 £31,000 -38.00%
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Server
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Server
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (25.00%) SmoothWall
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) F5