The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 57 62 70
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 13 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.15% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.60% 0.65% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
171 155 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 28.26% 31.63% 22.07%
Number of salaries quoted 123 137 106
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Slough

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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%) Telecoms
2 11 (57.89%) Lync
3 9 (47.37%) ITIL
4 8 (42.11%) ServiceNow
4 8 (42.11%) Degree
5 6 (31.58%) Incident Management
5 6 (31.58%) Asset Management
5 6 (31.58%) Bomgar
5 6 (31.58%) Office 365
5 6 (31.58%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (31.58%) iPhone
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
5 6 (31.58%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (31.58%) iPad
5 6 (31.58%) Apple iOS
5 6 (31.58%) MS Office
5 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) MCSE
5 6 (31.58%) VPN
5 6 (31.58%) Dell
5 6 (31.58%) Juniper
5 6 (31.58%) Mac OS X
5 6 (31.58%) Apple
5 6 (31.58%) Internet
5 6 (31.58%) McAfee
5 6 (31.58%) Blackberry
5 6 (31.58%) DameWare
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (31.58%) Dell KACE

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 11 (57.89%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) VPN
1 6 (31.58%) Internet
2 5 (26.32%) LAN
2 5 (26.32%) VoIP
2 5 (26.32%) WAN
3 3 (15.79%) Wireless
4 2 (10.53%) LTE
4 2 (10.53%) 4G
5 1 (5.26%) WiMAX
5 1 (5.26%) Broadband
5 1 (5.26%) GSM
General
1 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Desktop Support
1 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Transition Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) BSS Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Blackberry
1 6 (31.58%) Video Conferencing
1 6 (31.58%) iPhone
1 6 (31.58%) iPad
2 5 (26.32%) PMI
3 2 (10.53%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
1 6 (31.58%) Mac OS X
1 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
1 6 (31.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Asset Management
2 6 (31.58%) Incident Management
2 6 (31.58%) Line Management
3 5 (26.32%) Critical Success Factor
3 5 (26.32%) OpenUP
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (26.32%) Dependency Management
3 5 (26.32%) Matrix Management
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
3 5 (26.32%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) Service Management
3 5 (26.32%) Quality Management
4 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Workflow
5 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 6 (31.58%) MCSE
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (26.32%) PMI Certification
3 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) DameWare
1 6 (31.58%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) ServiceNow
2 6 (31.58%) Dell KACE
2 6 (31.58%) Dell
2 6 (31.58%) Juniper
2 6 (31.58%) Apple
2 6 (31.58%) McAfee
2 6 (31.58%) Bomgar
3 1 (5.26%) EMC