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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 61 67 63
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.20% 0.16% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% 0.68% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
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
119 148 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 24.14% 24.30% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 103 113 128
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 September 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) TETRA
1 3 (50.00%) Business Development
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (16.67%) PDA
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) GPRS
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) HP

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
1 3 (50.00%) TETRA
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) GPRS
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Business Development Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Business Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
1 1 (16.67%) PDA
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Dell
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) VMware