The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
UK
Rank 444 518 587
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +69
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 468 460 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.46% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.37% 2.74% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 401 388 329
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,700 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,800 £52,900
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
13891 16769 18928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.74% 16.80% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11342 13928 15374
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the UK over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +94 444 £40,000 +8.10% 71
London +40 122 £55,000 +10.00% 13
South East +25 91 £35,000 -17.64% 16
South West +36 58 £27,500 -1.78% 5
East of England +36 46 £42,500 +41.66% 14
West Midlands +31 38 £46,000 +82.17% 8
North West -2 36 £37,500 +56.25% 7
Yorkshire +50 33 £39,000 +41.81% 4
Cambridgeshire +29 28 £57,000 +66.42% 12
Hampshire +21 28 £30,000 -25.46% 4
Manchester -9 25 £38,000 +61.70% 2
West Yorkshire +49 20 £22,000 -38.47% 1
East Midlands +10 20 £30,450 -13.00% 3
Berkshire +40 19 £37,500 -46.42% 4
Scotland +29 18 £36,500 -18.88% 2
Wiltshire +19 18 £25,000 -10.14%
Rochdale - 16 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire +32 15 £36,000 +125.00% 2
Bournemouth +31 15 £28,500 +18.75%
Coventry +27 15 £46,000 +24.32% 1
Milton Keynes +19 15 £36,000 +125.00% 1
Dorset +14 15 £28,500 +1.78% 1
Cambridge +14 14 £50,000 +21.21% 9
City of London +41 13 £61,250 +30.31% 3
Leeds +40 12 £19,750 -44.76%
Surrey +7 12 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Southampton +2 11 £26,500 -34.16% 1
Salisbury +2 10 £25,000 -13.04%
Herefordshire - 10 £50,000 -
Reading +38 9 £70,000 - 3

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 446 (42.12%) LAN
2 416 (39.28%) Cisco
3 380 (35.88%) WAN
4 372 (35.13%) Windows
5 363 (34.28%) Firewall
6 300 (28.33%) Active Directory
6 300 (28.33%) Cisco Certification
7 251 (23.70%) Wireless
8 230 (21.72%) Microsoft
9 215 (20.30%) VMware
10 209 (19.74%) ITIL
11 197 (18.60%) CCNP
12 191 (18.04%) CCNA
13 187 (17.66%) Windows Server
14 183 (17.28%) Telecoms
15 182 (17.19%) Linux
16 176 (16.62%) VoIP
17 175 (16.53%) VPN
18 173 (16.34%) VMware Infrastructure
19 168 (15.86%) Degree
20 158 (14.92%) DNS
21 149 (14.07%) TCP/IP
22 135 (12.75%) MPLS
23 130 (12.28%) Office 365
24 129 (12.18%) Data Centre
25 122 (11.52%) VLAN
25 122 (11.52%) Windows Server 2008
26 121 (11.43%) SLA
27 115 (10.86%) MS Office
28 114 (10.76%) Windows Server 2012

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 108 (10.20%) MS Exchange
2 40 (3.78%) SharePoint
3 34 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2013
4 30 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (2.36%) Skype for Business
6 24 (2.27%) Apache
6 24 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 17 (1.61%) Hubot
8 13 (1.23%) IIS
9 10 (0.94%) OpenStack
10 8 (0.76%) nginx
10 8 (0.76%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (0.57%) JBoss
12 5 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.38%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.38%) WordPress
14 3 (0.28%) CMS
14 3 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 115 (10.86%) MS Office
2 76 (7.18%) MS Excel
3 11 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (0.28%) Adobe Premiere
5 3 (0.28%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.094%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.094%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.094%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.094%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 1 (0.094%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (0.094%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 130 (12.28%) Office 365
2 49 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (1.61%) IBM Cloud
4 17 (1.61%) Slack
5 12 (1.13%) IaaS
6 9 (0.85%) G Suite
7 6 (0.57%) SaaS
8 4 (0.38%) Basecamp
9 3 (0.28%) PaaS
10 2 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.19%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.19%) Route 53
10 2 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.094%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.094%) AWS OpsWorks
11 1 (0.094%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.094%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 446 (42.12%) LAN
2 380 (35.88%) WAN
3 363 (34.28%) Firewall
4 251 (23.70%) Wireless
5 176 (16.62%) VoIP
6 175 (16.53%) VPN
7 158 (14.92%) DNS
8 149 (14.07%) TCP/IP
9 135 (12.75%) MPLS
10 122 (11.52%) VLAN
11 97 (9.16%) Ethernet
12 95 (8.97%) Bluetooth
13 94 (8.88%) Internet
14 92 (8.69%) DHCP
15 88 (8.31%) BGP
16 87 (8.22%) Network Security
17 81 (7.65%) Cisco ASA
17 81 (7.65%) OSPF
18 72 (6.80%) SAN
19 68 (6.42%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (4.72%) SQL Server
2 19 (1.79%) MySQL
3 15 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (0.47%) Big Data
5 5 (0.47%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.28%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.28%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.28%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.19%) GIS
8 2 (0.19%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.094%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.094%) Ingres
9 1 (0.094%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.094%) OLTP
9 1 (0.094%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (2.55%) Jenkins
2 23 (2.17%) Git (software)
3 16 (1.51%) JIRA
4 8 (0.76%) CppUnit
4 8 (0.76%) Subversion
5 7 (0.66%) Xcode
6 5 (0.47%) Buildbot
6 5 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (0.38%) Bugzilla
7 4 (0.38%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.28%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.19%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.19%) LabVIEW
9 2 (0.19%) Selenium
10 1 (0.094%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.094%) Metasploit
10 1 (0.094%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.094%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 183 (17.28%) Telecoms
2 82 (7.74%) Retail
3 74 (6.99%) Finance
4 31 (2.93%) Manufacturing
5 26 (2.46%) Electronics
6 25 (2.36%) Marketing
7 21 (1.98%) Advertising
8 14 (1.32%) Billing
9 12 (1.13%) Legal
10 11 (1.04%) Games
11 7 (0.66%) Banking
12 6 (0.57%) Automotive
12 6 (0.57%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.47%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.38%) German Language
14 4 (0.38%) Law
14 4 (0.38%) Military
14 4 (0.38%) Publishing
15 3 (0.28%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 220 (20.77%) Network Engineer
2 116 (10.95%) IT Support
3 105 (9.92%) Analyst
4 83 (7.84%) Support Engineer
5 59 (5.57%) Embedded Engineer
6 58 (5.48%) IT Technician
7 57 (5.38%) Software Engineer
8 56 (5.29%) Senior Network Engineer
9 54 (5.10%) Administrator
10 51 (4.82%) IT Engineer
11 50 (4.72%) Support Analyst
12 49 (4.63%) Cisco Engineer
13 48 (4.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 46 (4.34%) Systems Administrator
15 45 (4.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
16 44 (4.15%) Support Technician
17 43 (4.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
18 41 (3.87%) 2nd Line Support
19 40 (3.78%) IT Support Technician
19 40 (3.78%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (3.59%) 802.1X
2 27 (2.55%) Web Services
3 22 (2.08%) HTML
4 17 (1.61%) Middleware
5 15 (1.42%) REST
6 14 (1.32%) AngularJS
7 11 (1.04%) XML
8 10 (0.94%) JSON
9 9 (0.85%) CSS
9 9 (0.85%) LAMP
10 7 (0.66%) LEMP Stack
11 6 (0.57%) Backbone.js
11 6 (0.57%) HTML5
11 6 (0.57%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (0.57%) OAuth
11 6 (0.57%) PhoneGap
11 6 (0.57%) STL
12 5 (0.47%) Apache Flex
12 5 (0.47%) MAPI
13 4 (0.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 129 (12.18%) Data Centre
2 53 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (4.72%) Driving Licence
4 43 (4.06%) Computer Science
5 39 (3.68%) Management Information System
6 30 (2.83%) EPoS
7 25 (2.36%) iPad
8 21 (1.98%) iPhone
9 20 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
10 18 (1.70%) PKI
11 16 (1.51%) CCTV
11 16 (1.51%) Statistics
12 15 (1.42%) Chip and PIN
12 15 (1.42%) Client/Server
13 12 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
14 11 (1.04%) User Experience
15 10 (0.94%) BYOD
15 10 (0.94%) Device Driver
15 10 (0.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 372 (35.13%) Windows
2 187 (17.66%) Windows Server
3 182 (17.19%) Linux
4 122 (11.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 114 (10.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 95 (8.97%) Windows 7
7 75 (7.08%) Windows 10
8 65 (6.14%) Windows 8
9 40 (3.78%) Android
10 39 (3.68%) Mac OS X
11 35 (3.31%) Apple iOS
12 32 (3.02%) CentOS
13 29 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 28 (2.64%) Unix
15 18 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
15 18 (1.70%) Windows XP
16 15 (1.42%) Ubuntu
17 13 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
17 13 (1.23%) Mac OS
18 9 (0.85%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (19.74%) ITIL
2 93 (8.78%) Software Engineering
3 86 (8.12%) Project Management
4 75 (7.08%) Network Design
5 67 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 63 (5.95%) Configuration Management
7 58 (5.48%) Service Delivery
8 57 (5.38%) Incident Management
9 56 (5.29%) Change Control
10 49 (4.63%) Load Balancing
10 49 (4.63%) Service Management
11 48 (4.53%) Problem Management
12 47 (4.44%) Mentoring
13 43 (4.06%) Time Management
14 39 (3.68%) Business Continuity
15 33 (3.12%) Network Management
16 32 (3.02%) Agile Software Development
16 32 (3.02%) Presales
17 31 (2.93%) Asset Management
18 30 (2.83%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 96 (9.07%) Python
2 91 (8.59%) C
3 90 (8.50%) SQL
4 77 (7.27%) C++
5 48 (4.53%) Bash Shell
6 47 (4.44%) Perl
7 30 (2.83%) Embedded C
8 26 (2.46%) Ruby
9 25 (2.36%) Java
10 24 (2.27%) MATLAB
11 21 (1.98%) PHP
12 17 (1.61%) JavaScript
13 16 (1.51%) PowerShell
14 12 (1.13%) Tcl
15 11 (1.04%) C#
15 11 (1.04%) Embedded C++
16 8 (0.76%) Objective-C
17 7 (0.66%) Assembly Language
18 6 (0.57%) Apple Swift
18 6 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 300 (28.33%) Cisco Certification
2 197 (18.60%) CCNP
3 191 (18.04%) CCNA
4 168 (15.86%) Degree
5 69 (6.52%) Security Cleared
6 60 (5.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 40 (3.78%) MCSE
8 37 (3.49%) SC Cleared
9 20 (1.89%) CCSA
10 15 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (1.32%) BC Cleared
11 14 (1.32%) JNCIA
12 13 (1.23%) CCIE
12 13 (1.23%) MCP
12 13 (1.23%) MCSA
13 12 (1.13%) PMP
14 11 (1.04%) CISSP
15 10 (0.94%) CCVP
15 10 (0.94%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (11.43%) SLA
2 40 (3.78%) PCI DSS
3 17 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.76%) QA
4 8 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.47%) DO-178B
5 5 (0.47%) IEC 61508
6 4 (0.38%) COBIT
6 4 (0.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (0.28%) BS7799
7 3 (0.28%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.19%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.094%) JTAG
System Software
1 300 (28.33%) Active Directory
2 173 (16.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (8.22%) Hyper-V
4 48 (4.53%) Firmware
5 28 (2.64%) vSphere
6 26 (2.46%) VMware ESX
7 20 (1.89%) Docker
8 18 (1.70%) Virtual Servers
9 14 (1.32%) NFS
10 13 (1.23%) XenDesktop
11 10 (0.94%) Samba
12 9 (0.85%) XenApp
13 8 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (0.57%) KVM
14 6 (0.57%) ProxySG
14 6 (0.57%) Terminal Services
15 5 (0.47%) VirtualBox
15 5 (0.47%) Xen
16 3 (0.28%) pfSense
16 3 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 50 (4.72%) Puppet
2 33 (3.12%) Cisco CUCM
3 32 (3.02%) Cisco Prime
4 28 (2.64%) SCCM
5 25 (2.36%) FortiGate
6 24 (2.27%) Nagios
6 24 (2.27%) OpenNMS
7 19 (1.79%) RANCID
8 17 (1.61%) BMC PATROL
9 16 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
9 16 (1.51%) SolarWinds Orion
10 15 (1.42%) Ansible
11 11 (1.04%) Cacti
12 10 (0.94%) Cisco UCCX
13 8 (0.76%) CA Spectrum
13 8 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
14 7 (0.66%) WSUS
15 6 (0.57%) Backup Exec
15 6 (0.57%) Cisco UCCE
16 5 (0.47%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 416 (39.28%) Cisco
2 230 (21.72%) Microsoft
3 215 (20.30%) VMware
4 89 (8.40%) Juniper
5 81 (7.65%) CheckPoint
6 70 (6.61%) Palo Alto
7 68 (6.42%) F5
8 66 (6.23%) HP
9 63 (5.95%) Meraki
10 57 (5.38%) SolarWinds
11 54 (5.10%) Avaya
12 41 (3.87%) Citrix
13 40 (3.78%) Aruba
14 36 (3.40%) SonicWALL
15 33 (3.12%) Apple
16 30 (2.83%) Dell
16 30 (2.83%) Mitel
17 26 (2.46%) Fortinet
18 25 (2.36%) NetApp
19 24 (2.27%) Red Hat
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: Yesterday
Blandford Forum, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum 24days hols,career prog,MS training
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Team Jobs
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum bonus,van,overtime,training
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + healthcare, gym membership, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £30k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Red61 Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum plus excellent benefit package and holiday all
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £37,500 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IC Resources
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Comprehensive Bens Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Car+Overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
World Fuel Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
North West London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Gatwick Airport
Salary: £38800 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Salary: Competitve Salary
Posted: 12 days ago