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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 57 57 74
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 5 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.87% 1.71% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.10% 6.12% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 1
Average salary £23,500 £45,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.77% +57.89%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
122 147 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 21.33% 27.89% 21.75%
Number of salaries quoted 95 126 131
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 6 May 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 10 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Juniper
3 6 (50.00%) DameWare
3 6 (50.00%) McAfee
3 6 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 6 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 6 (50.00%) Apple
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (50.00%) Internet
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) MCSE
3 6 (50.00%) VPN
3 6 (50.00%) MS Office
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) Dell
3 6 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (50.00%) iPhone
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (50.00%) iPad
3 6 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (50.00%) Lync
3 6 (50.00%) Bomgar
3 6 (50.00%) Office 365
3 6 (50.00%) ServiceNow
3 6 (50.00%) Dell KACE

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 6 (50.00%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) VPN
1 6 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (33.33%) Wireless
2 4 (33.33%) WiMAX
2 4 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 4 (33.33%) Broadband
2 4 (33.33%) LTE
3 2 (16.67%) 4G
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) 3GPP
3 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 2 (16.67%) WLAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) SNMP
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
3 2 (16.67%) 802.11
3 2 (16.67%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Support
3 2 (16.67%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IP Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
1 6 (50.00%) iPhone
1 6 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
1 6 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (16.67%) System Testing
2 2 (16.67%) OpenUP
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) MCSE
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
2 2 (16.67%) CCIP
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) DameWare
1 6 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (33.33%) Iperf
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Juniper
2 6 (50.00%) Apple
2 6 (50.00%) McAfee
2 6 (50.00%) Bomgar
2 6 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 6 (50.00%) Dell KACE
2 6 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) HP