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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 140 128 115
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -13
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 7 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.31% 0.39% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 1.29% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 22
Average salary £39,000 £41,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +26.92%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -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
651 699 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.63% 30.21% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 365 450 623
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,875 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in Reading

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (63.64%) Project Management
1 7 (63.64%) IPTV
2 6 (54.55%) Project Planning
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
2 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 6 (54.55%) Validation
2 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (54.55%) PMP
2 6 (54.55%) PMI Certification
2 6 (54.55%) MS Project
2 6 (54.55%) ERP
2 6 (54.55%) Broadband
2 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) Dell
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) SharePoint

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Project
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Broadband
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) SAN
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) Multicast
5 1 (9.09%) RIP
5 1 (9.09%) VoIP
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
5 1 (9.09%) MPLS
5 1 (9.09%) BGP-4
5 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
General
1 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Programme Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) IPTV
2 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
1 7 (63.64%) Project Management
2 6 (54.55%) Project Planning
2 6 (54.55%) Validation
2 6 (54.55%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
1 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 6 (54.55%) PMP
1 6 (54.55%) PMI Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Dell
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Very Competitive + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading OR Manchester
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago