The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 470 515 511
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -4
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 491 455 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.39% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.59% 2.27% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 379 389 315
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18979 20034 21026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.76% 17.06% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15206 16046 16990
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in the UK

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in the UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
England +45 444 £37,500 - 69
London +84 179 £40,000 -5.88% 16
South East +32 110 £39,000 +8.33% 18
East of England -22 59 £40,500 -10.00% 13
Hertfordshire +8 34 £30,000 -45.45% 4
Surrey +42 29 £36,000 -4.00% 3
City of London +35 29 £37,500 -6.25% 2
North West -18 28 £27,000 -1.81% 8
Buckinghamshire +19 24 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Hampshire +2 23 £42,500 -9.57% 3
West Midlands -1 22 £31,250 -30.55% 7
Cambridgeshire -13 22 £45,000 - 8
Milton Keynes - 21 £55,000 - 1
Berkshire +5 19 £38,000 -24.00% 10
Yorkshire +13 18 £30,000 -50.00%
Birmingham -4 15 £32,500 +16.07% 4
Manchester +2 12 £30,486 +27.02% 2
Cambridge -4 12 £42,750 -5.00% 5
South West -16 12 £27,500 -23.61% 6
Hemel Hempstead -19 11 £22,000 -63.33%
North East +10 10 £27,500 -38.88% 1
Tyne and Wear +4 10 £27,500 -38.88% 1
West Sussex -9 10 £37,250 +49.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne +9 9 £27,500 -38.88% 1
Southampton +6 9 £44,375 +23.26% 2
East Midlands +5 9 £32,500 -
Fareham +16 8 £48,750 +95.00%
Nottinghamshire +9 8 £33,137 -7.07%
Lancashire -5 8 £18,000 -0.68%
Nottingham -5 8 £33,137 -7.07%

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 403 (45.43%) Cisco
2 401 (45.21%) LAN
3 374 (42.16%) WAN
4 334 (37.66%) Windows
5 331 (37.32%) Firewall
6 311 (35.06%) Microsoft
7 254 (28.64%) Cisco Certification
8 239 (26.94%) Active Directory
9 197 (22.21%) VPN
10 185 (20.86%) Wireless
11 169 (19.05%) VMware
12 165 (18.60%) MS Office
13 161 (18.15%) TCP/IP
14 152 (17.14%) VoIP
15 149 (16.80%) CCNP
16 148 (16.69%) Windows 7
17 146 (16.46%) ITIL
18 145 (16.35%) Windows Server 2008
19 143 (16.12%) MS Excel
20 141 (15.90%) DNS
21 136 (15.33%) CCNA
22 133 (14.99%) Linux
23 130 (14.66%) MS Exchange
24 129 (14.54%) VMware Infrastructure
25 126 (14.21%) Telecoms
26 118 (13.30%) VLAN
27 115 (12.97%) Juniper
28 106 (11.95%) CheckPoint
29 105 (11.84%) Windows Server 2012
30 103 (11.61%) Degree

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 130 (14.66%) MS Exchange
2 63 (7.10%) Exchange Server 2013
3 60 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 43 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 42 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2003
6 38 (4.28%) Lync
7 31 (3.49%) SharePoint
8 30 (3.38%) IIS
9 27 (3.04%) Apache
10 10 (1.13%) Moodle
11 9 (1.01%) JBoss
11 9 (1.01%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.79%) nginx
12 7 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (0.68%) IBM Notes
14 5 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 4 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (0.45%) Node.js
16 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
17 2 (0.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 165 (18.60%) MS Office
2 143 (16.12%) MS Excel
3 21 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.79%) MS Project
6 4 (0.45%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.34%) InDesign
7 3 (0.34%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.23%) Maya
Business Applications
1 5 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.23%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 51 (5.75%) Office 365
2 48 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.90%) SaaS
5 7 (0.79%) Rackspace Cloud
6 6 (0.68%) Google Apps
7 5 (0.56%) PaaS
7 5 (0.56%) IaaS
8 2 (0.23%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.23%) Dropbox
8 2 (0.23%) Google Drive
8 2 (0.23%) Datadog
8 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 401 (45.21%) LAN
2 374 (42.16%) WAN
3 331 (37.32%) Firewall
4 197 (22.21%) VPN
5 185 (20.86%) Wireless
6 161 (18.15%) TCP/IP
7 152 (17.14%) VoIP
8 141 (15.90%) DNS
9 118 (13.30%) VLAN
10 102 (11.50%) MPLS
11 95 (10.71%) DHCP
12 84 (9.47%) Cisco ASA
13 82 (9.24%) Internet
14 78 (8.79%) Ethernet
15 77 (8.68%) SAN
16 74 (8.34%) Network Security
17 67 (7.55%) OSPF
18 61 (6.88%) BGP
19 58 (6.54%) SNMP
20 50 (5.64%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (7.22%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.82%) MySQL
3 24 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (0.79%) OLTP
6 7 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (0.79%) Big Data
6 7 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (0.56%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.45%) MariaDB
8 4 (0.45%) CouchDB
8 4 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (0.45%) FileMaker
9 2 (0.23%) Redis
9 2 (0.23%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.23%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.11%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 18 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 11 (1.24%) Subversion
3 11 (1.24%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.56%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (0.45%) Jasmine
5 4 (0.45%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (0.45%) Mocha
6 3 (0.34%) Bugzilla
6 3 (0.34%) JIRA
7 2 (0.23%) Redmine
General
1 126 (14.21%) Telecoms
2 84 (9.47%) Retail
3 66 (7.44%) Finance
4 30 (3.38%) Back Office
5 28 (3.16%) Advertising
5 28 (3.16%) Marketing
6 19 (2.14%) Legal
7 17 (1.92%) Electronics
8 13 (1.47%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.47%) Billing
9 11 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (1.01%) Banking
11 8 (0.90%) Games
12 6 (0.68%) Automotive
13 5 (0.56%) Local Government
14 3 (0.34%) French Language
15 2 (0.23%) Law
16 1 (0.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 172 (19.39%) Network Engineer
2 108 (12.18%) Analyst
3 97 (10.94%) Support Engineer
4 63 (7.10%) Administrator
5 60 (6.76%) Architect
6 57 (6.43%) IT Support
7 56 (6.31%) Support Analyst
8 53 (5.98%) Systems Administrator
9 52 (5.86%) 2nd Line Support
10 51 (5.75%) Field Engineer
11 49 (5.52%) Senior Network Engineer
12 35 (3.95%) Network Architect
12 35 (3.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 29 (3.27%) Technical Support
14 28 (3.16%) 3rd Line Support
14 28 (3.16%) Desktop Support
14 28 (3.16%) Consultant
14 28 (3.16%) Network Support
15 25 (2.82%) Network Analyst
16 24 (2.71%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (4.74%) Web Services
2 31 (3.49%) HTML
3 23 (2.59%) CSS
4 16 (1.80%) HTML5
4 16 (1.80%) LAMP
5 13 (1.47%) jQuery
6 12 (1.35%) CSS3
7 11 (1.24%) XML
8 9 (1.01%) WAP
8 9 (1.01%) .NET
8 9 (1.01%) RESTful
9 8 (0.90%) Laravel
9 8 (0.90%) REST
9 8 (0.90%) Symfony
9 8 (0.90%) JSON
10 7 (0.79%) FastCGI
11 6 (0.68%) AngularJS
11 6 (0.68%) Middleware
12 5 (0.56%) Ajax
13 4 (0.45%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 81 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (6.54%) Blackberry
3 43 (4.85%) Video Conferencing
4 32 (3.61%) Computer Science
5 28 (3.16%) Client/Server
5 28 (3.16%) e-Health
6 27 (3.04%) Management Information System
7 26 (2.93%) EPoS
8 24 (2.71%) Mobile App
9 17 (1.92%) Thin Client
9 17 (1.92%) Fat Client
9 17 (1.92%) BYOD
10 16 (1.80%) iPhone
11 12 (1.35%) Handset
12 11 (1.24%) IPTV
12 11 (1.24%) Open Source
13 10 (1.13%) iPad
14 8 (0.90%) Private Cloud
14 8 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
14 8 (0.90%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 334 (37.66%) Windows
2 148 (16.69%) Windows 7
3 145 (16.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 133 (14.99%) Linux
5 105 (11.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 92 (10.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 83 (9.36%) Windows 8
8 68 (7.67%) Apple iOS
8 68 (7.67%) Windows XP
9 46 (5.19%) UNIX
10 41 (4.62%) Android
11 40 (4.51%) Mac OS X
12 32 (3.61%) CentOS
13 28 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 21 (2.37%) Ubuntu
15 13 (1.47%) Windows Vista
16 10 (1.13%) Mac OS
17 9 (1.01%) Windows Phone
18 8 (0.90%) Windows 2000
18 8 (0.90%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (16.46%) ITIL
2 99 (11.16%) Project Management
3 52 (5.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 44 (4.96%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (4.85%) Network Design
5 43 (4.85%) Time Management
6 42 (4.74%) Problem Management
7 38 (4.28%) PRINCE2
8 36 (4.06%) Load Balancing
9 35 (3.95%) Service Delivery
10 30 (3.38%) E-Commerce
10 30 (3.38%) Business Continuity
11 29 (3.27%) Change Management
11 29 (3.27%) Mentoring
12 28 (3.16%) Asset Management
12 28 (3.16%) Software Engineering
13 26 (2.93%) Configuration Management
14 25 (2.82%) Migration
14 25 (2.82%) Network Management
15 24 (2.71%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (8.91%) SQL
2 59 (6.65%) Python
3 58 (6.54%) C
4 45 (5.07%) C++
4 45 (5.07%) Bash Shell
5 27 (3.04%) Perl
6 23 (2.59%) JavaScript
7 21 (2.37%) PHP
8 19 (2.14%) Ruby
9 16 (1.80%) Embedded C
10 13 (1.47%) PowerShell
11 12 (1.35%) Java
12 10 (1.13%) C#
13 9 (1.01%) Embedded C++
14 8 (0.90%) PHP5
15 7 (0.79%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.45%) Lua
16 4 (0.45%) MATLAB
16 4 (0.45%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.11%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 254 (28.64%) Cisco Certification
2 149 (16.80%) CCNP
3 136 (15.33%) CCNA
4 103 (11.61%) Degree
5 90 (10.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 72 (8.12%) Security Cleared
7 60 (6.76%) SC Cleared
8 47 (5.30%) CCSA
9 41 (4.62%) CCIE
10 37 (4.17%) MCSE
11 36 (4.06%) MCP
12 33 (3.72%) ITIL Certification
13 31 (3.49%) CCDP
14 27 (3.04%) MCSA
15 25 (2.82%) MCTS
16 19 (2.14%) HP APS
17 15 (1.69%) JNCIA
18 13 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 12 (1.35%) PMI Certification
19 12 (1.35%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (10.82%) SLA
2 9 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.90%) QA
4 5 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 4 (0.45%) IEC 61508
5 4 (0.45%) JTAG
6 3 (0.34%) COBIT
6 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 239 (26.94%) Active Directory
2 129 (14.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (9.02%) Hyper-V
4 24 (2.71%) Firmware
5 19 (2.14%) XenApp
6 15 (1.69%) XenServer
7 13 (1.47%) vSphere
8 11 (1.24%) Terminal Services
9 8 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (0.90%) XenDesktop
10 7 (0.79%) Postfix
10 7 (0.79%) Varnish
11 5 (0.56%) Terminal Server
11 5 (0.56%) MetaFrame
11 5 (0.56%) VMware Server
11 5 (0.56%) Openswan
12 4 (0.45%) Docker
13 3 (0.34%) Samba
13 3 (0.34%) Squid
13 3 (0.34%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 40 (4.51%) Cisco Prime
2 28 (3.16%) CA Spectrum
3 25 (2.82%) SCCM
4 23 (2.59%) Nagios
4 23 (2.59%) Backup Exec
4 23 (2.59%) Puppet
5 22 (2.48%) OpenView
6 21 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (2.14%) Norton AntiVirus
8 10 (1.13%) SCOM
9 8 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
10 7 (0.79%) Cacti
10 7 (0.79%) Kibana
11 6 (0.68%) DameWare
12 5 (0.56%) Cobbler
12 5 (0.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 4 (0.45%) Casper Suite
13 4 (0.45%) Ganglia
13 4 (0.45%) WSUS
13 4 (0.45%) Nessus
Vendors
1 403 (45.43%) Cisco
2 311 (35.06%) Microsoft
3 169 (19.05%) VMware
4 115 (12.97%) Juniper
5 106 (11.95%) CheckPoint
6 87 (9.81%) Citrix
7 84 (9.47%) HP
8 75 (8.46%) Apple
9 65 (7.33%) F5
10 42 (4.74%) Symantec
10 42 (4.74%) Avaya
11 38 (4.28%) Dell
12 32 (3.61%) CA
13 31 (3.49%) NetApp
14 26 (2.93%) McAfee
15 23 (2.59%) Remedy
15 23 (2.59%) Brocade
15 23 (2.59%) Aerohive Networks
16 21 (2.37%) Nokia
17 20 (2.25%) Meraki
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Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: Not specified
Posted: 6 hours ago
Arbroath, Angus
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £65K + Outstanding Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Call to Discuss- on 020 8898 4567.
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Bromley High School
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 3 days ago
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The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Call to discuss on 020 8898 4567
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Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
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East London
Truphone
Salary: £22,000 per annum Excellent + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £70,000 DoE + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £24,640 to £31,860 per annum depending on skills and experience
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Salary: £DoE + Benefits
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
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