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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 520 538 596
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +58
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 482 500 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.45% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.73% 2.49% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 432 382 381
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

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
17671 20049 20487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.23% 18.16% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14669 15886 16267
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £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 5 May 2016 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 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +24 454 £40,000 +11.11% 51
London -17 146 £45,500 +20.52% 12
South East +25 109 £47,000 +30.55% 10
South West +48 57 £32,500 +1.56% 7
West Midlands +11 57 £34,250 -7.43% 5
Surrey +14 38 £46,000 +60.00% 3
East of England -16 37 £45,000 +5.26% 3
North West +13 33 £36,000 +50.00% 9
Berkshire +19 30 £55,000 +44.73% 1
Birmingham +1 30 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Hertfordshire +4 19 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Dorset +29 18 £24,000 -61.60% 2
Cambridgeshire -2 16 £42,000 -6.66% 2
Somerset +15 15 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire +11 14 £30,250 -56.78% 1
City of London +12 12 £45,500 +21.33% 2
Hampshire +1 12 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Bournemouth - 12 £24,000 -
Bristol - 11 £40,000 - 2
Cheshire +25 10 £36,000 +4.34% 4
Watford +16 10 £42,500 +6.25%
Cambridge +10 10 £42,000 +3.70% 2
Slough +5 10 £85,000 +261.70% 1
Hemel Hempstead +14 9 £49,500 +125.00%
Gloucestershire +10 9 £31,500 +40.00% 2
Scotland +2 9 £46,250 +76.19% 1
Manchester -5 9 £40,000 +63.26% 1
Merseyside - 9 £33,000 - 4
East Midlands +17 8 £27,750 -14.01% 1
West Sussex -4 8 £50,000 +34.22% 1

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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.

1 393 (41.24%) Windows
2 384 (40.29%) Cisco
3 359 (37.67%) LAN
4 357 (37.46%) Firewall
5 343 (35.99%) WAN
6 296 (31.06%) Microsoft
7 272 (28.54%) Active Directory
8 253 (26.55%) ITIL
9 241 (25.29%) VMware
10 237 (24.87%) Cisco Certification
11 213 (22.35%) VPN
11 213 (22.35%) Windows Server
12 184 (19.31%) Wireless
13 177 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
14 169 (17.73%) VoIP
15 164 (17.21%) Telecoms
16 151 (15.84%) TCP/IP
17 148 (15.53%) MS Exchange
18 146 (15.32%) DNS
19 144 (15.11%) Windows Server 2008
20 142 (14.90%) CCNP
21 139 (14.59%) Windows Server 2012
22 138 (14.48%) Office 365
23 133 (13.96%) CCNA
24 131 (13.75%) Linux
25 117 (12.28%) DHCP
26 116 (12.17%) SLA
26 116 (12.17%) Degree
27 114 (11.96%) Citrix
28 111 (11.65%) Windows 7

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
1 148 (15.53%) MS Exchange
2 62 (6.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 39 (4.09%) SharePoint
4 34 (3.57%) Skype for Business
5 30 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 25 (2.62%) IIS
7 20 (2.10%) Apache
8 18 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (0.63%) Node.js
10 5 (0.52%) Apache Pig
10 5 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.42%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.31%) JBoss
13 2 (0.21%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.10%) IBM Domino
14 1 (0.10%) SAS
14 1 (0.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 103 (10.81%) MS Office
2 102 (10.70%) MS Excel
3 11 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.63%) MS Project
5 5 (0.52%) GIMP
5 5 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.52%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.21%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.10%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 15 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.31%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.21%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.21%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.10%) FastStats
5 1 (0.10%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.10%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 138 (14.48%) Office 365
2 48 (5.04%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (1.68%) SaaS
6 15 (1.57%) Google Apps
7 8 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (0.84%) IaaS
8 7 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.73%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.42%) Google App Engine
9 4 (0.42%) PaaS
10 3 (0.31%) IBM SmartCloud
10 3 (0.31%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.21%) Dropbox
11 2 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 359 (37.67%) LAN
2 357 (37.46%) Firewall
3 343 (35.99%) WAN
4 213 (22.35%) VPN
5 184 (19.31%) Wireless
6 169 (17.73%) VoIP
7 151 (15.84%) TCP/IP
8 146 (15.32%) DNS
9 117 (12.28%) DHCP
10 109 (11.44%) VLAN
11 105 (11.02%) SAN
12 97 (10.18%) MPLS
13 94 (9.86%) Cisco ASA
14 87 (9.13%) Network Security
15 83 (8.71%) Internet
16 69 (7.24%) OSPF
17 68 (7.14%) IPsec
18 58 (6.09%) 3G
19 57 (5.98%) IP Telephony
20 55 (5.77%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (7.76%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.10%) MySQL
3 12 (1.26%) MongoDB
4 11 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (0.94%) Hadoop
6 8 (0.84%) Big Data
6 8 (0.84%) Data Mining
7 6 (0.63%) GIS
7 6 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (0.52%) NoSQL
8 5 (0.52%) Pentaho
8 5 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.42%) DB2
9 4 (0.42%) Informix
9 4 (0.42%) InterSystems Cache
9 4 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.42%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.10%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.10%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 19 (1.99%) Git (software)
2 16 (1.68%) Subversion
3 13 (1.36%) Jenkins
4 10 (1.05%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (0.42%) Android Studio
6 4 (0.42%) ERwin
6 4 (0.42%) Gradle
6 4 (0.42%) Grunt
7 3 (0.31%) gulp
8 2 (0.21%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (0.21%) JIRA
8 2 (0.21%) Selenium
9 1 (0.10%) CMake
9 1 (0.10%) GCC
9 1 (0.10%) JMeter
9 1 (0.10%) MSI
9 1 (0.10%) TestNG
9 1 (0.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.10%) Xcode
General
1 164 (17.21%) Telecoms
2 95 (9.97%) Finance
3 52 (5.46%) Retail
4 33 (3.46%) Marketing
5 31 (3.25%) Legal
6 23 (2.41%) Back Office
7 19 (1.99%) Electronics
8 16 (1.68%) Billing
9 14 (1.47%) Banking
10 13 (1.36%) Advertising
10 13 (1.36%) Manufacturing
11 9 (0.94%) Local Government
12 8 (0.84%) Automotive
12 8 (0.84%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.63%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.63%) Games
14 5 (0.52%) French Language
14 5 (0.52%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.52%) Italian Language
14 5 (0.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 179 (18.78%) Network Engineer
2 133 (13.96%) Analyst
3 104 (10.91%) Support Engineer
4 76 (7.97%) 2nd Line Support
5 66 (6.93%) IT Support
6 61 (6.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 54 (5.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 51 (5.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 51 (5.35%) Cisco Engineer
9 48 (5.04%) Support Analyst
10 47 (4.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 43 (4.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 42 (4.41%) Senior Network Engineer
13 41 (4.30%) Infrastructure Manager
14 39 (4.09%) Administrator
14 39 (4.09%) Developer
15 37 (3.88%) Architect
15 37 (3.88%) IT Engineer
16 35 (3.67%) Senior Analyst
17 34 (3.57%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (2.83%) Middleware
2 25 (2.62%) 802.1X
3 23 (2.41%) .NET
4 20 (2.10%) Web Services
5 15 (1.57%) RESTful
6 14 (1.47%) HTML
7 12 (1.26%) CSS
7 12 (1.26%) XML
8 11 (1.15%) CSS3
8 11 (1.15%) HTML5
8 11 (1.15%) JSON
8 11 (1.15%) REST
9 10 (1.05%) jQuery
10 9 (0.94%) .NET Framework
11 8 (0.84%) LAMP
11 8 (0.84%) OAuth
11 8 (0.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (0.63%) SAML
13 5 (0.52%) Ajax
13 5 (0.52%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 89 (9.34%) Data Centre
2 88 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (5.46%) Driving Licence
4 51 (5.35%) Management Information System
5 39 (4.09%) Blackberry
6 36 (3.78%) Computer Science
7 33 (3.46%) Mobile App
8 31 (3.25%) iPad
9 29 (3.04%) iPhone
10 22 (2.31%) Video Conferencing
11 21 (2.20%) Private Cloud
12 19 (1.99%) IVR
13 18 (1.89%) EPoS
14 14 (1.47%) CCTV
14 14 (1.47%) User Experience
15 13 (1.36%) Client/Server
15 13 (1.36%) Mathematics
16 11 (1.15%) Handset
17 10 (1.05%) Economics
18 9 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 393 (41.24%) Windows
2 213 (22.35%) Windows Server
3 144 (15.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 139 (14.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 131 (13.75%) Linux
6 111 (11.65%) Windows 7
7 86 (9.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 75 (7.87%) Android
9 69 (7.24%) Windows 8
10 57 (5.98%) Windows XP
11 47 (4.93%) Unix
12 40 (4.20%) Windows 10
13 36 (3.78%) Apple iOS
14 31 (3.25%) Mac OS X
15 19 (1.99%) Windows 2000 Server
16 12 (1.26%) Mac OS
17 7 (0.73%) Windows 2000
18 6 (0.63%) CentOS
18 6 (0.63%) Ubuntu
18 6 (0.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (26.55%) ITIL
2 103 (10.81%) Project Management
3 78 (8.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 62 (6.51%) Service Management
5 59 (6.19%) Service Delivery
6 52 (5.46%) Problem Management
7 49 (5.14%) Mentoring
7 49 (5.14%) PRINCE2
8 43 (4.51%) Kalman Filter
9 41 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (4.30%) Change Control
10 40 (4.20%) Capacity Planning
10 40 (4.20%) Network Monitoring
11 38 (3.99%) Network Design
12 37 (3.88%) Presales
13 35 (3.67%) Mobile Device Management
14 33 (3.46%) Incident Management
15 32 (3.36%) ERP
16 31 (3.25%) Load Balancing
16 31 (3.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 54 (5.67%) SQL
2 36 (3.78%) Python
3 34 (3.57%) C++
4 32 (3.36%) C
5 27 (2.83%) PowerShell
6 26 (2.73%) Java
7 16 (1.68%) Bash Shell
7 16 (1.68%) Perl
8 14 (1.47%) VB
9 13 (1.36%) JavaScript
9 13 (1.36%) Ruby
10 10 (1.05%) Embedded C
10 10 (1.05%) PHP
11 8 (0.84%) C#
11 8 (0.84%) Tcl
11 8 (0.84%) VBScript
12 6 (0.63%) MATLAB
13 5 (0.52%) Embedded C++
13 5 (0.52%) Pig Latin
14 2 (0.21%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 237 (24.87%) Cisco Certification
2 142 (14.90%) CCNP
3 133 (13.96%) CCNA
4 116 (12.17%) Degree
5 109 (11.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 75 (7.87%) MCP
7 45 (4.72%) CCIE
8 37 (3.88%) ITIL Certification
9 32 (3.36%) MCSE
10 30 (3.15%) Security Cleared
11 25 (2.62%) MCSA
11 25 (2.62%) SC Cleared
12 18 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 17 (1.78%) CCVP
14 15 (1.57%) CISSP
15 14 (1.47%) CWNA
15 14 (1.47%) MCITP
15 14 (1.47%) MCTS
16 13 (1.36%) CCDP
17 12 (1.26%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (12.17%) SLA
2 21 (2.20%) QA
3 8 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.52%) COBIT
5 3 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.21%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.10%) DICOM
7 1 (0.10%) HL7
7 1 (0.10%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.10%) SEPA
System Software
1 272 (28.54%) Active Directory
2 177 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 99 (10.39%) Hyper-V
4 54 (5.67%) XenApp
5 39 (4.09%) vSphere
6 21 (2.20%) XenDesktop
7 17 (1.78%) VMware ESX
8 10 (1.05%) Firmware
9 8 (0.84%) Terminal Services
10 7 (0.73%) pfSense
10 7 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.73%) XenServer
11 6 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (0.52%) Docker
13 4 (0.42%) Xen
14 2 (0.21%) FreeRADIUS
14 2 (0.21%) KVM
14 2 (0.21%) Samba
14 2 (0.21%) Squid
14 2 (0.21%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 48 (5.04%) SCCM
2 40 (4.20%) Cisco CUCM
3 27 (2.83%) Nagios
4 24 (2.52%) Cisco UCCX
5 21 (2.20%) FortiGate
6 18 (1.89%) Cacti
6 18 (1.89%) SolarWinds Orion
7 16 (1.68%) SCOM
8 14 (1.47%) Backup Exec
8 14 (1.47%) Cisco UCCE
8 14 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
9 11 (1.15%) Ansible
10 9 (0.94%) CA Spectrum
10 9 (0.94%) CiscoWorks
11 8 (0.84%) AirWatch
12 7 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (0.73%) WSUS
13 6 (0.63%) Puppet
13 6 (0.63%) SmoothWall
14 5 (0.52%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 384 (40.29%) Cisco
2 296 (31.06%) Microsoft
3 241 (25.29%) VMware
4 114 (11.96%) Citrix
5 92 (9.65%) CheckPoint
6 86 (9.02%) HP
7 67 (7.03%) Palo Alto
8 65 (6.82%) Aruba
8 65 (6.82%) Juniper
9 61 (6.40%) F5
10 42 (4.41%) Dell
11 36 (3.78%) Google
12 35 (3.67%) Avaya
13 34 (3.57%) Meraki
14 29 (3.04%) Intel Security
15 27 (2.83%) Veeam
16 24 (2.52%) SolarWinds
17 23 (2.41%) Sophos
18 22 (2.31%) Riverbed
19 20 (2.10%) SonicWALL
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 14 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 16 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + Comprehensive Bens Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + training and excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Romsey, Hampshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 21 hours ago
Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Juice Resource Solutions Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + Benefits + Bonus up to 15%
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £56000 - £65000 per annum + financial bonus package and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Company Car, Petrol Card, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 23,000 - 27,000 + on - call allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Globecomm
Posted: 6 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £47,000 to £55,000 per annum competitive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Rockfield
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits and bonus (flexible depen
Posted: 6 days ago
Church House, Westminster SW1P 3AZ
Church of England
Salary: £60,000 per annum + Very competitive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
IQ Telecom
Posted: 7 days ago
Croydon
The Body Shop
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, training etc
Posted: 9 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Horsham
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 9 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + 26 days holiday, Medical, Pension
Posted: 10 days ago