The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 348 333 382
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +49
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 94 89 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.42% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.87% 1.88% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 79 63 50
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
Wi-Fi
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5023 4726 5273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.26% 22.24% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3734 3655 4307
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in the South East

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in the South East

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +9 31 £35,000 -32.69% 4
West Sussex - 20 £38,750 -
Buckinghamshire -2 17 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Hampshire -11 13 £50,250 +171.62%
Oxfordshire +3 5 £37,000 +13.84% 3
East Sussex - 4 £33,500 -
Kent -11 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Surrey -24 2 £43,750 -12.50% 5
Wi-Fi
England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 83 (46.37%) Windows
2 75 (41.90%) Firewall
3 60 (33.52%) VPN
3 60 (33.52%) Microsoft
4 59 (32.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 58 (32.40%) Active Directory
6 57 (31.84%) LAN
7 56 (31.28%) DNS
8 55 (30.73%) Cisco
9 52 (29.05%) WAN
10 47 (26.26%) DHCP
11 46 (25.70%) Linux
12 45 (25.14%) SQL Server
13 39 (21.79%) Windows Server 2012
14 34 (18.99%) TCP/IP
15 33 (18.44%) Cisco Certification
15 33 (18.44%) Wireless
16 32 (17.88%) Windows Server 2003
17 31 (17.32%) SQL
18 30 (16.76%) Internet
18 30 (16.76%) VMware
19 29 (16.20%) VoIP
19 29 (16.20%) Windows 8
20 28 (15.64%) ITIL
20 28 (15.64%) MS Exchange
21 27 (15.08%) Windows 7
22 26 (14.53%) CCNP
22 26 (14.53%) Management Information System
23 25 (13.97%) SLA
24 23 (12.85%) Citrix

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 28 (15.64%) MS Exchange
2 20 (11.17%) SharePoint
2 20 (11.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (8.38%) IIS
4 10 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (5.03%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (3.91%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.35%) Apache
7 6 (3.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.68%) WordPress
9 2 (1.12%) Lync
9 2 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.12%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (7.82%) MS Office
2 9 (5.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.70%) Office 365
2 9 (5.03%) IaaS
3 7 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.79%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (41.90%) Firewall
2 60 (33.52%) VPN
3 57 (31.84%) LAN
4 56 (31.28%) DNS
5 52 (29.05%) WAN
6 47 (26.26%) DHCP
7 34 (18.99%) TCP/IP
8 33 (18.44%) Wireless
9 30 (16.76%) Internet
10 29 (16.20%) VoIP
11 22 (12.29%) Ethernet
12 21 (11.73%) FTP
13 19 (10.61%) MPLS
14 17 (9.50%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (8.94%) DMZ
16 15 (8.38%) SAN
16 15 (8.38%) VLAN
16 15 (8.38%) Network Security
17 12 (6.70%) OSPF
18 11 (6.15%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (25.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.79%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.68%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (8.38%) Telecoms
1 15 (8.38%) Finance
2 8 (4.47%) Electronics
2 8 (4.47%) Retail
3 5 (2.79%) Marketing
4 4 (2.23%) French Language
4 4 (2.23%) Italian Language
5 3 (1.68%) German Language
5 3 (1.68%) Multimedia
5 3 (1.68%) Banking
6 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (16.76%) Network Engineer
2 18 (10.06%) Analyst
2 18 (10.06%) Support Analyst
3 14 (7.82%) Developer
4 13 (7.26%) Consultant
5 12 (6.70%) Architect
5 12 (6.70%) Desktop Support
6 11 (6.15%) Security Consultant
6 11 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (5.03%) Support Engineer
7 9 (5.03%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (5.03%) Information Security Consultant
8 8 (4.47%) Mobile Developer
8 8 (4.47%) Windows Mobile Developer
8 8 (4.47%) Administrator
8 8 (4.47%) Field Engineer
8 8 (4.47%) Security Engineer
9 7 (3.91%) Network Architect
9 7 (3.91%) Team Leader
9 7 (3.91%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.35%) .NET
2 3 (1.68%) MFC
2 3 (1.68%) COM+
2 3 (1.68%) STL
3 1 (0.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.56%) HTML5
3 1 (0.56%) .NET Compact Framework
3 1 (0.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.53%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.59%) PKI
2 10 (5.59%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.47%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.47%) Smartphone
3 8 (4.47%) PDA
4 7 (3.91%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.35%) iPad
5 6 (3.35%) iPhone
6 5 (2.79%) Statistics
6 5 (2.79%) BBC
6 5 (2.79%) iDTV
7 4 (2.23%) CCTV
8 3 (1.68%) DTV
8 3 (1.68%) Handset
8 3 (1.68%) Replication
9 2 (1.12%) Clustering
9 2 (1.12%) EPoS
9 2 (1.12%) Firmware
9 2 (1.12%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 83 (46.37%) Windows
2 59 (32.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (25.70%) Linux
4 39 (21.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (17.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 29 (16.20%) Windows 8
7 27 (15.08%) Windows 7
8 20 (11.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (8.38%) Windows XP
10 10 (5.59%) Android
11 9 (5.03%) UNIX
12 8 (4.47%) Windows Vista
12 8 (4.47%) Windows Mobile
12 8 (4.47%) Windows Phone
13 6 (3.35%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (1.12%) VMS
14 2 (1.12%) CentOS
14 2 (1.12%) Windows Phone 8
15 1 (0.56%) uClinux
15 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.64%) ITIL
2 20 (11.17%) Kalman Filter
3 16 (8.94%) Information Security
4 14 (7.82%) Configuration Management
5 13 (7.26%) Software Engineering
6 11 (6.15%) Project Management
6 11 (6.15%) CRM
7 10 (5.59%) SIEM
8 9 (5.03%) E-Commerce
8 9 (5.03%) UML
8 9 (5.03%) Network Design
9 8 (4.47%) Network Management
10 7 (3.91%) Change Control
10 7 (3.91%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (3.91%) Load Balancing
10 7 (3.91%) Change Management
11 6 (3.35%) Business Development
11 6 (3.35%) Incident Management
11 6 (3.35%) Time Management
12 5 (2.79%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.32%) SQL
2 18 (10.06%) C++
3 11 (6.15%) C
3 11 (6.15%) C#
4 7 (3.91%) T-SQL
5 6 (3.35%) Embedded C
6 3 (1.68%) Java
7 2 (1.12%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.12%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.56%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.56%) VB
8 1 (0.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 33 (18.44%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (14.53%) CCNP
3 23 (12.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (10.61%) MCP
4 19 (10.61%) Degree
5 18 (10.06%) MCSE
6 17 (9.50%) CCNA
7 11 (6.15%) MCSA
8 9 (5.03%) Security Cleared
9 6 (3.35%) CCIE
10 5 (2.79%) CCSP
10 5 (2.79%) MCITP
10 5 (2.79%) SC Cleared
11 4 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.23%) CWNA
11 4 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.68%) CCSE
12 3 (1.68%) CCSA
13 2 (1.12%) HNC
14 1 (0.56%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.97%) SLA
2 17 (9.50%) PCI DSS
3 14 (7.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.79%) QA
5 4 (2.23%) HL7
6 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 58 (32.40%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.03%) UAG
4 7 (3.91%) Terminal Server
5 6 (3.35%) Xen
6 3 (1.68%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.12%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.12%) Nmap
7 2 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (6.70%) SCCM
2 5 (2.79%) WSUS
2 5 (2.79%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (2.23%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.68%) NetCrunch
5 2 (1.12%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 60 (33.52%) Microsoft
2 55 (30.73%) Cisco
3 30 (16.76%) VMware
4 23 (12.85%) Citrix
5 21 (11.73%) CheckPoint
6 18 (10.06%) HP
7 17 (9.50%) Red Hat
8 16 (8.94%) Juniper
9 11 (6.15%) IBM
9 11 (6.15%) Websense
10 10 (5.59%) EMC
10 10 (5.59%) Tripwire
10 10 (5.59%) Proofpoint
11 9 (5.03%) Symantec
12 8 (4.47%) BT
12 8 (4.47%) Brocade
12 8 (4.47%) ProCurve
13 7 (3.91%) Sage
14 6 (3.35%) Sophos
14 6 (3.35%) Draytek
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