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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 462 516 598
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +82
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 551 523 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.47% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.32% 2.79% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 474 405 353
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
16614 18712 20557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.96% 16.97% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13827 15342 16424
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +63 529 £42,500 +6.25% 70
London +26 157 £47,500 -5.00% 22
South East +10 127 £45,000 +5.88% 13
East of England +14 55 £40,000 +33.33% 10
South West +62 52 £26,875 -40.27% 2
North West +36 46 £40,000 +33.33% 12
West Midlands +14 40 £40,000 +29.03% 5
Hampshire +13 34 £45,000 - 4
Surrey +11 30 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Yorkshire +35 28 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Hertfordshire +23 26 £43,750 +53.50% 1
City of London +66 24 £43,500 -6.45% 2
East Midlands +34 24 £37,500 +10.29% 2
West Yorkshire +20 23 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Manchester +1 23 £44,000 +53.04% 5
Basingstoke +8 21 £45,000 +63.63% 2
Berkshire -21 20 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Cambridgeshire -1 18 £42,000 +90.90% 8
Leeds +31 15 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Merseyside +9 15 £37,500 +53.06% 4
Kent +27 14 £32,250 +7.50% 1
Watford +28 13 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Bristol +30 12 £27,500 +69.42% 1
Cambridge +11 12 £56,250 +12.50% 6
Liverpool +1 12 £38,750 +58.16% 4
West Sussex -1 12 £52,250 +22.94%
Gloucestershire - 11 £22,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +18 10 £19,750 -60.50%
Somerset -1 10 £24,250 -
Cheshire +36 9 £41,250 +3.12% 3

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 412 (39.43%) Cisco
2 404 (38.66%) Firewall
3 393 (37.61%) Windows
4 368 (35.22%) LAN
5 337 (32.25%) WAN
6 270 (25.84%) Cisco Certification
7 265 (25.36%) Microsoft
8 254 (24.31%) Active Directory
9 232 (22.20%) VPN
9 232 (22.20%) VMware
10 213 (20.38%) Windows Server
11 208 (19.90%) Wireless
12 207 (19.81%) Telecoms
13 205 (19.62%) ITIL
14 202 (19.33%) VoIP
15 184 (17.61%) CCNA
16 177 (16.94%) CCNP
17 176 (16.84%) Linux
18 157 (15.02%) DNS
19 150 (14.35%) VMware Infrastructure
20 144 (13.78%) TCP/IP
21 135 (12.92%) MS Exchange
22 133 (12.73%) Degree
23 129 (12.34%) Cisco ASA
24 125 (11.96%) MPLS
25 124 (11.87%) Windows Server 2008
26 123 (11.77%) Data Centre
27 121 (11.58%) DHCP
28 117 (11.20%) SLA
28 117 (11.20%) Office 365

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
1 135 (12.92%) MS Exchange
2 54 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (3.44%) Skype for Business
4 35 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 29 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 24 (2.30%) Apache
6 24 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
7 19 (1.82%) IIS
8 17 (1.63%) SharePoint
9 10 (0.96%) OpenStack
10 8 (0.77%) Apache Spark
11 7 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.38%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.38%) SAS
12 4 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.38%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.29%) JBoss
14 2 (0.19%) CMS
14 2 (0.19%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 115 (11.00%) MS Office
2 95 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 9 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.57%) MS Project
6 2 (0.19%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.19%) SketchUp
7 1 (0.096%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 13 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.38%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.096%) FastStats
4 1 (0.096%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.096%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.096%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.096%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.096%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.096%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 117 (11.20%) Office 365
2 44 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (1.44%) IaaS
6 12 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (0.96%) Google Apps
8 9 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.86%) Amazon S3
8 9 (0.86%) SaaS
9 6 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.38%) Google App Engine
11 3 (0.29%) Dropbox
11 3 (0.29%) IBM SmartCloud
11 3 (0.29%) Route 53
12 2 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.19%) PaaS
12 2 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.096%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 404 (38.66%) Firewall
2 368 (35.22%) LAN
3 337 (32.25%) WAN
4 232 (22.20%) VPN
5 208 (19.90%) Wireless
6 202 (19.33%) VoIP
7 157 (15.02%) DNS
8 144 (13.78%) TCP/IP
9 129 (12.34%) Cisco ASA
10 125 (11.96%) MPLS
11 121 (11.58%) DHCP
12 110 (10.53%) VLAN
13 105 (10.05%) OSPF
14 97 (9.28%) Ethernet
15 94 (9.00%) SAN
16 89 (8.52%) Network Security
17 88 (8.42%) 3G
18 84 (8.04%) Internet
19 82 (7.85%) BGP
20 78 (7.46%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (5.65%) SQL Server
2 19 (1.82%) MySQL
3 12 (1.15%) Hadoop
4 9 (0.86%) MongoDB
5 8 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (0.38%) Big Data
8 4 (0.38%) Pentaho
9 2 (0.19%) ActiveReports
9 2 (0.19%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.096%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.096%) MS Access
10 1 (0.096%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.096%) OLTP
10 1 (0.096%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 27 (2.58%) Git (software)
2 21 (2.01%) Jenkins
3 11 (1.05%) Subversion
4 8 (0.77%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (0.57%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.38%) Android Studio
6 4 (0.38%) Gradle
6 4 (0.38%) JIRA
6 4 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (0.29%) Bitbucket
7 3 (0.29%) Metasploit
8 2 (0.19%) GCC
9 1 (0.096%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.096%) CMake
9 1 (0.096%) MSI
9 1 (0.096%) Robot Framework
9 1 (0.096%) Selenium
9 1 (0.096%) Xcode
General
1 207 (19.81%) Telecoms
2 69 (6.60%) Finance
3 68 (6.51%) Retail
4 31 (2.97%) Electronics
5 26 (2.49%) Back Office
6 25 (2.39%) Marketing
7 19 (1.82%) Games
7 19 (1.82%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.44%) Military
9 14 (1.34%) Aerospace
10 10 (0.96%) Billing
11 9 (0.86%) Legal
12 8 (0.77%) Banking
13 7 (0.67%) Automotive
13 7 (0.67%) Italian Language
14 6 (0.57%) French Language
14 6 (0.57%) Spanish Language
15 5 (0.48%) Advertising
15 5 (0.48%) Front Office
16 4 (0.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 206 (19.71%) Network Engineer
2 131 (12.54%) Analyst
3 103 (9.86%) Support Engineer
4 73 (6.99%) IT Support
5 71 (6.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 64 (6.12%) Support Analyst
7 59 (5.65%) Cisco Engineer
8 57 (5.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 55 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 53 (5.07%) Senior Network Engineer
11 50 (4.78%) Team Leader
12 46 (4.40%) 2nd Line Support
12 46 (4.40%) Project Manager
13 42 (4.02%) Developer
14 40 (3.83%) IT Engineer
15 39 (3.73%) Infrastructure Manager
16 36 (3.44%) Network Analyst
17 35 (3.35%) Architect
17 35 (3.35%) Consultant
18 34 (3.25%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (2.39%) 802.1X
2 23 (2.20%) Web Services
3 12 (1.15%) Middleware
4 11 (1.05%) .NET
4 11 (1.05%) RESTful
5 6 (0.57%) HTML
5 6 (0.57%) LAMP
5 6 (0.57%) SAML
6 5 (0.48%) HEVC
6 5 (0.48%) OAuth
6 5 (0.48%) XML
7 4 (0.38%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.38%) CSS
7 4 (0.38%) WPF
8 3 (0.29%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.29%) jQuery
8 3 (0.29%) XMPP
9 2 (0.19%) Apache Flex
9 2 (0.19%) Software Packaging
9 2 (0.19%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 123 (11.77%) Data Centre
2 57 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 46 (4.40%) Computer Science
5 36 (3.44%) Blackberry
6 35 (3.35%) Driving Licence
6 35 (3.35%) iPhone
7 27 (2.58%) iPad
8 25 (2.39%) Smartphone
9 22 (2.11%) IVR
10 19 (1.82%) Mobile App
11 14 (1.34%) BYOD
12 13 (1.24%) Client/Server
12 13 (1.24%) Mathematics
12 13 (1.24%) PKI
13 12 (1.15%) Handset
14 11 (1.05%) Statistics
14 11 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
15 10 (0.96%) EPoS
16 9 (0.86%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 393 (37.61%) Windows
2 213 (20.38%) Windows Server
3 176 (16.84%) Linux
4 124 (11.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 112 (10.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 96 (9.19%) Windows 7
7 89 (8.52%) Android
8 65 (6.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 59 (5.65%) Windows 8
10 58 (5.55%) Apple iOS
11 56 (5.36%) Windows 10
12 45 (4.31%) Windows XP
13 37 (3.54%) Mac OS X
14 36 (3.44%) Unix
15 23 (2.20%) Windows 2000 Server
16 19 (1.82%) Windows CE
17 18 (1.72%) CentOS
18 13 (1.24%) Mac OS
19 12 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 10 (0.96%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (19.62%) ITIL
2 95 (9.09%) Project Management
3 77 (7.37%) Network Design
4 76 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 70 (6.70%) Service Delivery
6 49 (4.69%) PRINCE2
7 47 (4.50%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (4.40%) Presales
9 39 (3.73%) Change Control
10 38 (3.64%) Mentoring
11 36 (3.44%) Network Management
11 36 (3.44%) Software Engineering
12 34 (3.25%) Configuration Management
13 33 (3.16%) Asset Management
13 33 (3.16%) Kalman Filter
13 33 (3.16%) Load Balancing
14 32 (3.06%) Service Management
15 31 (2.97%) Time Management
16 30 (2.87%) Information Security
17 28 (2.68%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 74 (7.08%) SQL
2 59 (5.65%) C++
3 57 (5.45%) C
4 51 (4.88%) Python
5 26 (2.49%) Java
6 23 (2.20%) C#
6 23 (2.20%) Embedded C
6 23 (2.20%) Perl
7 22 (2.11%) Bash Shell
7 22 (2.11%) Ruby
8 16 (1.53%) PHP
8 16 (1.53%) VC++
9 15 (1.44%) PowerShell
10 12 (1.15%) MATLAB
11 10 (0.96%) Tcl
12 9 (0.86%) Embedded C++
13 5 (0.48%) JavaScript
14 4 (0.38%) Pig Latin
15 3 (0.29%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 270 (25.84%) Cisco Certification
2 184 (17.61%) CCNA
3 177 (16.94%) CCNP
4 133 (12.73%) Degree
5 74 (7.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 39 (3.73%) MCSE
7 35 (3.35%) Security Cleared
8 33 (3.16%) MCP
9 26 (2.49%) ITIL Certification
9 26 (2.49%) MCSA
10 25 (2.39%) CCIE
10 25 (2.39%) CCSA
11 22 (2.11%) CCDP
12 18 (1.72%) SC Cleared
13 17 (1.63%) CCSE
13 17 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 16 (1.53%) MCITP
15 15 (1.44%) CISSP
16 13 (1.24%) CCDA
17 10 (0.96%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (11.20%) SLA
2 22 (2.11%) ISO 9001
3 18 (1.72%) QA
4 14 (1.34%) PCI DSS
5 11 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.38%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.38%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.19%) ISO13485
8 1 (0.096%) DICOM
8 1 (0.096%) HL7
8 1 (0.096%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.096%) JTAG
8 1 (0.096%) SEPA
System Software
1 254 (24.31%) Active Directory
2 150 (14.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (8.04%) Hyper-V
4 49 (4.69%) XenApp
5 34 (3.25%) VMware ESX
5 34 (3.25%) vSphere
6 21 (2.01%) XenDesktop
7 20 (1.91%) Virtual Servers
8 17 (1.63%) Docker
9 15 (1.44%) Firmware
10 9 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (0.86%) XenServer
11 6 (0.57%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.38%) Xen
13 3 (0.29%) VirtualBox
13 3 (0.29%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.19%) UAG
14 2 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 42 (4.02%) Cisco CUCM
2 39 (3.73%) SCCM
3 32 (3.06%) Puppet
4 30 (2.87%) Cisco UCCX
5 27 (2.58%) Nagios
6 21 (2.01%) Ansible
6 21 (2.01%) FortiGate
7 20 (1.91%) Norton AntiVirus
7 20 (1.91%) SolarWinds Orion
8 19 (1.82%) Cacti
8 19 (1.82%) SCOM
9 16 (1.53%) Backup Exec
9 16 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (1.34%) Cisco Prime
10 14 (1.34%) Cisco UCCE
11 8 (0.77%) AirWatch
11 8 (0.77%) BMC PATROL
11 8 (0.77%) OpenNMS
11 8 (0.77%) RANCID
11 8 (0.77%) WSUS
Vendors
1 412 (39.43%) Cisco
2 265 (25.36%) Microsoft
3 232 (22.20%) VMware
4 101 (9.67%) Citrix
5 100 (9.57%) CheckPoint
6 80 (7.66%) Juniper
7 74 (7.08%) Palo Alto
8 69 (6.60%) F5
9 61 (5.84%) HP
10 55 (5.26%) Aruba
11 42 (4.02%) Meraki
12 35 (3.35%) Google
13 33 (3.16%) Apple
14 32 (3.06%) Veeam
15 30 (2.87%) Avaya
16 27 (2.58%) Symantec
17 26 (2.49%) Oracle
17 26 (2.49%) SolarWinds
18 24 (2.30%) Dell
18 24 (2.30%) SonicWALL
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 5 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Gillingham, Kent
X4 Group
Salary: £22k - 34k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Chassam Contract
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northallerton, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
Pioneer Search
Salary: £0.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + on call allowance + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £14000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £54,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Excellent plus benefits and company
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Shares, Bonus + More!
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Manchester Metropolitan University
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Home Office
Salary: £130,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
DCV Technologies
Salary: Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago