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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 482 515 605
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +90
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 512 517 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.47% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.09% 2.68% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 441 405 374
Median salary £41,500 £38,500 £36,895
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% +4.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,001 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%

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
16572 19303 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.07% 17.44% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13775 15728 16720
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +48 486 £42,000 +11.25% 73
London +19 151 £47,500 +18.75% 17
South East +21 101 £47,250 +11.17% 17
South West +68 65 £31,000 +10.71% 6
East of England +10 49 £45,000 +12.50% 11
West Midlands -9 40 £38,750 +29.16% 6
North West +28 38 £37,500 +38.88% 11
Hertfordshire +18 29 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Yorkshire +20 25 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Surrey +14 25 £47,000 +25.33% 4
Hampshire +8 23 £45,000 +2.85% 3
West Yorkshire +13 21 £35,000 +6.87% 3
Berkshire -1 20 £52,500 +23.52% 3
Bristol +39 17 £36,250 +123.33% 4
Watford +31 17 £45,000 +50.00%
East Midlands +17 17 £33,000 -2.94%
City of London +41 16 £34,000 -15.00% 1
Manchester +1 16 £43,250 +57.27% 5
Somerset +11 15 £32,500 -
Cambridgeshire -15 15 £42,000 +3.70% 9
Dorset - 15 £30,500 - 2
Basingstoke +7 14 £45,000 +25.00% 1
Merseyside - 14 £37,500 - 2
Leeds +23 13 £27,500 -14.06% 1
West Sussex 0 13 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Gloucestershire +8 11 £19,500 -13.33%
Buckinghamshire +22 10 £19,750 -60.50% 4
Slough +11 10 £85,000 +70.00%
Birmingham -23 10 £30,000 -4.00% 3
Cheshire +47 9 £38,000 -3.18% 4

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 406 (40.44%) Cisco
2 388 (38.65%) Windows
3 374 (37.25%) Firewall
4 364 (36.25%) LAN
5 344 (34.26%) WAN
6 280 (27.89%) Microsoft
7 262 (26.10%) Active Directory
8 247 (24.60%) Cisco Certification
9 233 (23.21%) VMware
10 223 (22.21%) VPN
10 223 (22.21%) ITIL
11 211 (21.02%) Windows Server
12 196 (19.52%) Wireless
13 189 (18.82%) Telecoms
14 166 (16.53%) VoIP
15 162 (16.14%) CCNA
16 160 (15.94%) Linux
17 157 (15.64%) CCNP
18 155 (15.44%) VMware Infrastructure
19 152 (15.14%) DNS
20 144 (14.34%) TCP/IP
21 141 (14.04%) MS Exchange
22 132 (13.15%) Degree
23 129 (12.85%) Windows Server 2008
24 121 (12.05%) DHCP
25 119 (11.85%) SLA
25 119 (11.85%) Windows Server 2012
26 117 (11.65%) Office 365
27 115 (11.45%) MS Office
27 115 (11.45%) Data Centre

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
1 141 (14.04%) MS Exchange
2 58 (5.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 36 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2013
3 36 (3.59%) Skype for Business
4 23 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 22 (2.19%) Apache
5 22 (2.19%) SharePoint
6 20 (1.99%) IIS
7 8 (0.80%) Apache Spark
8 7 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (0.50%) Apache Pig
9 5 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.50%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.30%) JBoss
11 3 (0.30%) SAS
12 2 (0.20%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.20%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.100%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 115 (11.45%) MS Office
2 90 (8.96%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.00%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.60%) MS Project
5 5 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.20%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.20%) SketchUp
7 1 (0.100%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 15 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (0.40%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.20%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.100%) FastStats
4 1 (0.100%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.100%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.100%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.100%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.100%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 117 (11.65%) Office 365
2 47 (4.68%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (3.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (1.39%) IaaS
6 12 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (1.10%) SaaS
8 10 (1.00%) Google Apps
9 9 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.90%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.40%) Google App Engine
10 4 (0.40%) PaaS
11 3 (0.30%) IBM SmartCloud
12 2 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.20%) Dropbox
12 2 (0.20%) Route 53
12 2 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.100%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 374 (37.25%) Firewall
2 364 (36.25%) LAN
3 344 (34.26%) WAN
4 223 (22.21%) VPN
5 196 (19.52%) Wireless
6 166 (16.53%) VoIP
7 152 (15.14%) DNS
8 144 (14.34%) TCP/IP
9 121 (12.05%) DHCP
10 113 (11.25%) MPLS
11 111 (11.06%) Cisco ASA
11 111 (11.06%) VLAN
12 100 (9.96%) SAN
13 95 (9.46%) OSPF
14 88 (8.76%) Internet
15 83 (8.27%) Network Security
16 79 (7.87%) Ethernet
17 75 (7.47%) 3G
18 72 (7.17%) BGP
19 68 (6.77%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (6.27%) SQL Server
2 20 (1.99%) MySQL
3 13 (1.29%) Hadoop
4 12 (1.20%) MongoDB
5 9 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.50%) Pentaho
8 4 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (0.40%) Data Mining
8 4 (0.40%) GIS
8 4 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.30%) Big Data
9 3 (0.30%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.20%) ActiveReports
10 2 (0.20%) DB2
10 2 (0.20%) Informix
10 2 (0.20%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (0.20%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (2.49%) Git (software)
2 16 (1.59%) Jenkins
3 11 (1.10%) Subversion
4 5 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (0.50%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.40%) Android Studio
5 4 (0.40%) Gradle
6 3 (0.30%) Bitbucket
6 3 (0.30%) JIRA
7 2 (0.20%) ERwin
7 2 (0.20%) GCC
7 2 (0.20%) Metasploit
7 2 (0.20%) Selenium
8 1 (0.100%) CMake
8 1 (0.100%) JMeter
8 1 (0.100%) MSI
8 1 (0.100%) TestNG
8 1 (0.100%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.100%) Xcode
General
1 189 (18.82%) Telecoms
2 82 (8.17%) Finance
3 50 (4.98%) Retail
4 30 (2.99%) Back Office
4 30 (2.99%) Marketing
5 22 (2.19%) Electronics
6 17 (1.69%) Games
7 15 (1.49%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.39%) Legal
9 12 (1.20%) Banking
9 12 (1.20%) Billing
10 11 (1.10%) Aerospace
11 8 (0.80%) Advertising
12 7 (0.70%) Italian Language
12 7 (0.70%) Military
13 6 (0.60%) Automotive
13 6 (0.60%) French Language
13 6 (0.60%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.40%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.40%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 201 (20.02%) Network Engineer
2 141 (14.04%) Analyst
3 108 (10.76%) Support Engineer
4 68 (6.77%) IT Support
5 65 (6.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 61 (6.08%) Support Analyst
7 59 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
8 56 (5.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 55 (5.48%) Cisco Engineer
10 52 (5.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 46 (4.58%) Project Manager
12 45 (4.48%) Senior Network Engineer
13 42 (4.18%) Developer
14 41 (4.08%) Infrastructure Manager
15 39 (3.88%) Network Analyst
16 37 (3.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 37 (3.69%) Team Leader
17 36 (3.59%) Architect
17 36 (3.59%) IT Engineer
18 33 (3.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (2.69%) 802.1X
2 20 (1.99%) Web Services
3 17 (1.69%) Middleware
4 13 (1.29%) .NET
5 12 (1.20%) RESTful
6 7 (0.70%) LAMP
7 6 (0.60%) HTML
7 6 (0.60%) SAML
7 6 (0.60%) XML
8 5 (0.50%) .NET Framework
8 5 (0.50%) HEVC
8 5 (0.50%) OAuth
9 4 (0.40%) CSS
9 4 (0.40%) JSON
9 4 (0.40%) REST
9 4 (0.40%) WPF
10 3 (0.30%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.30%) jQuery
11 2 (0.20%) Software Packaging
11 2 (0.20%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 115 (11.45%) Data Centre
2 70 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (5.08%) Management Information System
4 44 (4.38%) Computer Science
5 37 (3.69%) Blackberry
6 33 (3.29%) Driving Licence
7 32 (3.19%) iPhone
8 28 (2.79%) iPad
9 23 (2.29%) Smartphone
10 22 (2.19%) IVR
11 21 (2.09%) Mobile App
12 15 (1.49%) Private Cloud
13 14 (1.39%) Mathematics
14 13 (1.29%) BYOD
15 12 (1.20%) Client/Server
15 12 (1.20%) EPoS
16 11 (1.10%) CCTV
16 11 (1.10%) Internet of Things
16 11 (1.10%) PKI
17 10 (1.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 388 (38.65%) Windows
2 211 (21.02%) Windows Server
3 160 (15.94%) Linux
4 129 (12.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 119 (11.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 99 (9.86%) Windows 7
7 85 (8.47%) Android
8 68 (6.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 59 (5.88%) Windows 8
10 53 (5.28%) Windows 10
11 52 (5.18%) Apple iOS
12 48 (4.78%) Windows XP
13 40 (3.98%) Unix
14 33 (3.29%) Mac OS X
15 22 (2.19%) Windows 2000 Server
16 14 (1.39%) Mac OS
17 11 (1.10%) Windows CE
18 10 (1.00%) CentOS
19 8 (0.80%) Debian
20 6 (0.60%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (22.21%) ITIL
2 104 (10.36%) Project Management
3 75 (7.47%) Disaster Recovery
4 65 (6.47%) Network Design
4 65 (6.47%) Service Delivery
5 52 (5.18%) Presales
6 51 (5.08%) PRINCE2
7 47 (4.68%) Service Management
8 43 (4.28%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (4.28%) Mentoring
9 37 (3.69%) Change Control
9 37 (3.69%) Network Monitoring
10 35 (3.49%) Problem Management
11 34 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
12 33 (3.29%) Configuration Management
13 32 (3.19%) Network Management
14 31 (3.09%) Kalman Filter
14 31 (3.09%) Load Balancing
15 30 (2.99%) Asset Management
15 30 (2.99%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 63 (6.27%) SQL
2 47 (4.68%) C
3 40 (3.98%) Python
4 39 (3.88%) C++
5 28 (2.79%) Java
6 19 (1.89%) Perl
7 18 (1.79%) Embedded C
8 17 (1.69%) Bash Shell
8 17 (1.69%) Ruby
9 16 (1.59%) C#
10 15 (1.49%) PowerShell
11 13 (1.29%) PHP
12 11 (1.10%) MATLAB
13 8 (0.80%) Tcl
13 8 (0.80%) VC++
14 6 (0.60%) JavaScript
15 5 (0.50%) Embedded C++
15 5 (0.50%) Pig Latin
16 3 (0.30%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 247 (24.60%) Cisco Certification
2 162 (16.14%) CCNA
3 157 (15.64%) CCNP
4 132 (13.15%) Degree
5 84 (8.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 49 (4.88%) MCP
7 36 (3.59%) MCSE
8 33 (3.29%) Security Cleared
9 31 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
10 30 (2.99%) CCIE
11 26 (2.59%) MCSA
12 23 (2.29%) CCDP
13 22 (2.19%) CCSA
14 21 (2.09%) SC Cleared
15 17 (1.69%) CCSE
16 15 (1.49%) CISSP
16 15 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 14 (1.39%) CCDA
17 14 (1.39%) MCITP
18 11 (1.10%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (11.85%) SLA
2 16 (1.59%) QA
3 13 (1.29%) ISO 9001
4 11 (1.10%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.40%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.40%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.20%) ISO13485
8 1 (0.100%) DICOM
8 1 (0.100%) HL7
8 1 (0.100%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.100%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.100%) SEPA
System Software
1 262 (26.10%) Active Directory
2 155 (15.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 91 (9.06%) Hyper-V
4 50 (4.98%) XenApp
5 34 (3.39%) vSphere
6 24 (2.39%) VMware ESX
7 20 (1.99%) XenDesktop
8 19 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
9 14 (1.39%) Firmware
10 12 (1.20%) Docker
11 7 (0.70%) Terminal Services
11 7 (0.70%) XenServer
12 6 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (0.50%) pfSense
13 5 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
14 4 (0.40%) Xen
15 3 (0.30%) VirtualBox
15 3 (0.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 42 (4.18%) SCCM
2 33 (3.29%) Cisco CUCM
3 32 (3.19%) Nagios
4 26 (2.59%) FortiGate
5 22 (2.19%) Cacti
6 21 (2.09%) Puppet
6 21 (2.09%) SolarWinds Orion
7 19 (1.89%) Ansible
8 18 (1.79%) Cisco UCCX
8 18 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
8 18 (1.79%) SCOM
9 15 (1.49%) Backup Exec
10 14 (1.39%) Cisco UCCE
11 13 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
12 12 (1.20%) Cisco Prime
13 9 (0.90%) RANCID
14 8 (0.80%) AirWatch
15 7 (0.70%) WSUS
16 5 (0.50%) OpenNMS
17 4 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 406 (40.44%) Cisco
2 280 (27.89%) Microsoft
3 233 (23.21%) VMware
4 113 (11.25%) Citrix
5 97 (9.66%) CheckPoint
6 77 (7.67%) Juniper
7 70 (6.97%) Palo Alto
8 69 (6.87%) F5
8 69 (6.87%) HP
9 61 (6.08%) Aruba
10 35 (3.49%) Meraki
11 33 (3.29%) Google
12 28 (2.79%) Apple
13 27 (2.69%) Avaya
13 27 (2.69%) Dell
14 26 (2.59%) SolarWinds
14 26 (2.59%) Veeam
15 25 (2.49%) Intel Security
16 23 (2.29%) Symantec
17 22 (2.19%) Sophos
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £54,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £190000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum 28days hols,overtime,bonus,MS traini
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 Per Annum BUPA Denplan Pension Income Protection Life
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Comprehensive Bens Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum + company car + fuel card + Apple Macbook + Ap
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Shares, Bonus + More!
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £32500 - £40000 per annum + + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 42,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50k - 70k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago