The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 132 123 127
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 12 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.53% 0.68% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.04% 2.19% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 9
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,500 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Wi-Fi
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
587 731 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.00% 30.91% 32.25%
Number of salaries quoted 362 415 577
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Reading

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Reading region over the 3 months to 8 July 2015.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in Reading

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 12 (63.16%) Firewall
2 11 (57.89%) HP
3 10 (52.63%) Cisco
4 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (47.37%) ProCurve
5 8 (42.11%) CCNA
5 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
6 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
6 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 7 (36.84%) IPTV
6 7 (36.84%) Project Management
7 6 (31.58%) OSPF
7 6 (31.58%) BGP
7 6 (31.58%) EIGRP
7 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
7 6 (31.58%) Project Planning
7 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
7 6 (31.58%) Validation
7 6 (31.58%) MS Project
7 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (31.58%) PMP
7 6 (31.58%) PMI Certification
7 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
7 6 (31.58%) ERP
7 6 (31.58%) Broadband
7 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (26.32%) Degree
8 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
9 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
9 4 (21.05%) IGRP

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Project
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
3 6 (31.58%) Broadband
3 6 (31.58%) EIGRP
3 6 (31.58%) OSPF
3 6 (31.58%) BGP
4 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
4 4 (21.05%) RIP
4 4 (21.05%) IGRP
4 4 (21.05%) LAN
4 4 (21.05%) VLAN
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (15.79%) DOCSIS
6 2 (10.53%) Wireless
6 2 (10.53%) WAN
6 2 (10.53%) DHCP
6 2 (10.53%) VPN
6 2 (10.53%) DNS
6 2 (10.53%) SAN
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
General
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Programme Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) IPTV
2 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
2 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) UNIX
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
1 7 (36.84%) Project Management
2 6 (31.58%) ERP
2 6 (31.58%) Validation
2 6 (31.58%) Project Planning
3 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Perl
1 3 (15.79%) Python
1 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (42.11%) CCNA
3 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (31.58%) PMP
3 6 (31.58%) PMI Certification
4 5 (26.32%) Degree
5 2 (10.53%) CCNP
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.53%) vSphere
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) HP
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco
3 9 (47.37%) ProCurve
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) Aerohive Networks
5 4 (21.05%) Fortinet
6 2 (10.53%) Dell
6 2 (10.53%) VMware