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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 485 524 583
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +59
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 502 489 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.46% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.99% 2.57% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 443 368 382
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%

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
16797 19014 20511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.08% 17.82% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13907 15291 16398
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 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 31 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 31 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 +42 470 £41,500 +10.66% 68
London -16 150 £47,000 +17.50% 26
South East +4 96 £50,000 +26.58% 12
South West +59 67 £32,500 +18.18% 5
West Midlands +33 60 £37,500 +29.31% 7
East of England 0 40 £45,000 +11.11% 5
North West +29 34 £36,750 +27.85% 2
Surrey -4 23 £47,000 +30.55% 2
Birmingham -11 23 £30,000 -7.69% 4
Hertfordshire +3 22 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Berkshire +7 21 £53,000 +37.66% 4
City of London +43 20 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Somerset +11 19 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire -2 18 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Dorset - 16 £24,000 -
Bristol +24 15 £40,000 +146.44% 2
Gloucestershire +5 14 £19,500 -13.33% 2
Cambridgeshire -10 14 £42,000 -1.75% 3
West Sussex -2 13 £50,000 +34.22% 1
Merseyside - 13 £37,500 - 1
Cheshire +31 12 £36,000 -4.00% 1
East Midlands +11 12 £32,750 +0.76% 2
Yorkshire +7 12 £29,250 -2.50% 7
Buckinghamshire +12 11 £20,000 -63.63%
Watford +16 10 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Slough +7 10 £85,000 +261.70%
Scotland -2 10 £42,500 +88.88% 1
Hemel Hempstead +20 9 £49,500 +125.00%
Cambridge -3 9 £42,000 -1.75% 3
Cheltenham - 9 £19,500 - 1

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 396 (40.41%) Windows
1 396 (40.41%) Cisco
2 361 (36.84%) LAN
3 359 (36.63%) Firewall
4 344 (35.10%) WAN
5 301 (30.71%) Microsoft
6 271 (27.65%) Active Directory
7 240 (24.49%) ITIL
7 240 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
8 237 (24.18%) VMware
9 216 (22.04%) Windows Server
10 215 (21.94%) VPN
11 189 (19.29%) Wireless
12 176 (17.96%) Telecoms
13 165 (16.84%) VMware Infrastructure
14 160 (16.33%) VoIP
15 154 (15.71%) DNS
16 151 (15.41%) MS Exchange
17 147 (15.00%) CCNA
18 146 (14.90%) CCNP
19 142 (14.49%) Linux
19 142 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
20 141 (14.39%) TCP/IP
21 134 (13.67%) Office 365
22 133 (13.57%) Windows Server 2012
23 126 (12.86%) Degree
24 124 (12.65%) SLA
25 118 (12.04%) DHCP
25 118 (12.04%) MS Office
26 116 (11.84%) Citrix

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
1 151 (15.41%) MS Exchange
2 63 (6.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 34 (3.47%) SharePoint
4 34 (3.47%) Skype for Business
5 32 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 23 (2.35%) IIS
7 19 (1.94%) Apache
8 6 (0.61%) Apache Spark
9 5 (0.51%) Apache Pig
9 5 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.31%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.20%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.20%) JBoss
12 2 (0.20%) SAS
13 1 (0.10%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 118 (12.04%) MS Office
2 101 (10.31%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.51%) MS Project
5 3 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.31%) 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 (0.10%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 15 (1.53%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.41%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.20%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.10%) FastStats
5 1 (0.10%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.10%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.10%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 134 (13.67%) Office 365
2 55 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (1.63%) SaaS
6 12 (1.22%) IaaS
7 11 (1.12%) Google Apps
8 10 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.92%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.41%) Google App Engine
10 4 (0.41%) PaaS
11 3 (0.31%) IBM SmartCloud
12 2 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.20%) Dropbox
12 2 (0.20%) Route 53
12 2 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 361 (36.84%) LAN
2 359 (36.63%) Firewall
3 344 (35.10%) WAN
4 215 (21.94%) VPN
5 189 (19.29%) Wireless
6 160 (16.33%) VoIP
7 154 (15.71%) DNS
8 141 (14.39%) TCP/IP
9 118 (12.04%) DHCP
10 109 (11.12%) VLAN
11 107 (10.92%) SAN
12 106 (10.82%) MPLS
13 102 (10.41%) Cisco ASA
14 88 (8.98%) Network Security
15 85 (8.67%) Internet
16 79 (8.06%) OSPF
17 66 (6.73%) IPsec
18 64 (6.53%) 3G
18 64 (6.53%) ADSL
19 59 (6.02%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (7.45%) SQL Server
2 21 (2.14%) MySQL
3 12 (1.22%) MongoDB
4 11 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (1.12%) Hadoop
5 7 (0.71%) Data Mining
5 7 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (0.61%) Big Data
6 6 (0.61%) GIS
7 5 (0.51%) NoSQL
7 5 (0.51%) Pentaho
8 4 (0.41%) DB2
8 4 (0.41%) Informix
8 4 (0.41%) InterSystems Cache
8 4 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.41%) SAP HANA
8 4 (0.41%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.20%) ActiveReports
Development Applications
1 18 (1.84%) Git (software)
2 14 (1.43%) Jenkins
3 11 (1.12%) Subversion
4 5 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (0.51%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.41%) Android Studio
5 4 (0.41%) ERwin
5 4 (0.41%) Gradle
6 3 (0.31%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.20%) Grunt
7 2 (0.20%) Metasploit
7 2 (0.20%) Selenium
8 1 (0.10%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.10%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.10%) CMake
8 1 (0.10%) GCC
8 1 (0.10%) JIRA
8 1 (0.10%) MSI
8 1 (0.10%) TestNG
8 1 (0.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 176 (17.96%) Telecoms
2 90 (9.18%) Finance
3 45 (4.59%) Retail
4 34 (3.47%) Marketing
5 29 (2.96%) Back Office
6 20 (2.04%) Legal
7 15 (1.53%) Electronics
7 15 (1.53%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.33%) Games
9 12 (1.22%) Advertising
9 12 (1.22%) Banking
10 10 (1.02%) Billing
11 9 (0.92%) Automotive
12 8 (0.82%) Multimedia
13 7 (0.71%) Local Government
14 6 (0.61%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.61%) French Language
14 6 (0.61%) Italian Language
14 6 (0.61%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 188 (19.18%) Network Engineer
2 136 (13.88%) Analyst
3 108 (11.02%) Support Engineer
4 65 (6.63%) 2nd Line Support
4 65 (6.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 63 (6.43%) IT Support
6 54 (5.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 54 (5.51%) Cisco Engineer
7 50 (5.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 49 (5.00%) Support Analyst
9 47 (4.80%) Infrastructure Manager
10 46 (4.69%) Senior Network Engineer
11 41 (4.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 38 (3.88%) Project Manager
13 37 (3.78%) IT Engineer
14 36 (3.67%) Developer
15 35 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 35 (3.57%) Architect
15 35 (3.57%) Network Analyst
16 34 (3.47%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (2.55%) 802.1X
2 23 (2.35%) Middleware
2 23 (2.35%) Web Services
3 14 (1.43%) .NET
4 13 (1.33%) RESTful
5 7 (0.71%) .NET Framework
5 7 (0.71%) LAMP
6 6 (0.61%) HTML
6 6 (0.61%) JSON
6 6 (0.61%) OAuth
6 6 (0.61%) REST
6 6 (0.61%) SAML
6 6 (0.61%) XML
7 5 (0.51%) HEVC
8 4 (0.41%) CSS
8 4 (0.41%) WPF
9 3 (0.31%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.31%) CSS3
9 3 (0.31%) HTML5
9 3 (0.31%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 100 (10.20%) Data Centre
2 74 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 43 (4.39%) Driving Licence
5 40 (4.08%) Blackberry
6 39 (3.98%) Computer Science
7 30 (3.06%) iPhone
8 29 (2.96%) Mobile App
9 28 (2.86%) iPad
10 21 (2.14%) IVR
10 21 (2.14%) Private Cloud
10 21 (2.14%) Smartphone
11 19 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
12 15 (1.53%) Mathematics
13 14 (1.43%) EPoS
14 12 (1.22%) Client/Server
15 11 (1.12%) CCTV
16 10 (1.02%) Internet of Things
16 10 (1.02%) PKI
17 9 (0.92%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 396 (40.41%) Windows
2 216 (22.04%) Windows Server
3 142 (14.49%) Linux
3 142 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 133 (13.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 110 (11.22%) Windows 7
6 83 (8.47%) Android
7 75 (7.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 71 (7.24%) Windows 8
9 55 (5.61%) Windows XP
10 49 (5.00%) Windows 10
11 46 (4.69%) Apple iOS
12 40 (4.08%) Unix
13 34 (3.47%) Mac OS X
14 22 (2.24%) Windows 2000 Server
15 15 (1.53%) Mac OS
16 7 (0.71%) CentOS
17 6 (0.61%) Ubuntu
17 6 (0.61%) Windows 2000
17 6 (0.61%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (24.49%) ITIL
2 107 (10.92%) Project Management
3 81 (8.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 61 (6.22%) Service Delivery
5 56 (5.71%) Service Management
6 50 (5.10%) Network Design
7 48 (4.90%) PRINCE2
8 47 (4.80%) Mentoring
9 43 (4.39%) Presales
10 41 (4.18%) Problem Management
11 40 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (3.98%) Change Control
13 38 (3.88%) Network Monitoring
14 37 (3.78%) Capacity Planning
15 33 (3.37%) Kalman Filter
16 32 (3.27%) Root Cause Analysis
17 31 (3.16%) ERP
18 30 (3.06%) Mobile Device Management
19 29 (2.96%) Configuration Management
19 29 (2.96%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 59 (6.02%) SQL
2 40 (4.08%) C
3 35 (3.57%) Python
4 32 (3.27%) C++
5 25 (2.55%) Java
6 21 (2.14%) PowerShell
7 15 (1.53%) Bash Shell
7 15 (1.53%) Perl
7 15 (1.53%) Ruby
8 14 (1.43%) Embedded C
9 11 (1.12%) C#
10 9 (0.92%) MATLAB
11 8 (0.82%) PHP
11 8 (0.82%) Tcl
12 7 (0.71%) VB
13 6 (0.61%) VBScript
14 5 (0.51%) Embedded C++
14 5 (0.51%) JavaScript
14 5 (0.51%) Pig Latin
15 3 (0.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 240 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
2 147 (15.00%) CCNA
3 146 (14.90%) CCNP
4 126 (12.86%) Degree
5 97 (9.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 63 (6.43%) MCP
7 39 (3.98%) CCIE
8 37 (3.78%) ITIL Certification
9 35 (3.57%) MCSE
10 27 (2.76%) MCSA
10 27 (2.76%) Security Cleared
11 23 (2.35%) SC Cleared
12 17 (1.73%) CCSA
12 17 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 16 (1.63%) CCDP
13 16 (1.63%) CCSE
13 16 (1.63%) CISSP
14 14 (1.43%) MCITP
15 13 (1.33%) CCVP
16 12 (1.22%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (12.65%) SLA
2 20 (2.04%) QA
3 8 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.71%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.61%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.41%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.41%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.31%) COBIT
7 3 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.10%) DICOM
9 1 (0.10%) HL7
9 1 (0.10%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.10%) ISO13485
9 1 (0.10%) SEPA
System Software
1 271 (27.65%) Active Directory
2 165 (16.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (9.80%) Hyper-V
4 55 (5.61%) XenApp
5 36 (3.67%) vSphere
6 22 (2.24%) XenDesktop
7 21 (2.14%) VMware ESX
8 13 (1.33%) Firmware
9 9 (0.92%) Docker
10 8 (0.82%) Terminal Services
11 7 (0.71%) XenServer
12 6 (0.61%) pfSense
12 6 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.41%) Xen
15 2 (0.20%) ProxySG
15 2 (0.20%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.10%) NFS
16 1 (0.10%) Terminal Server
16 1 (0.10%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 44 (4.49%) SCCM
2 33 (3.37%) Cisco CUCM
3 28 (2.86%) Nagios
4 22 (2.24%) FortiGate
5 20 (2.04%) Cisco UCCX
5 20 (2.04%) SolarWinds Orion
6 18 (1.84%) Cacti
6 18 (1.84%) Norton AntiVirus
7 17 (1.73%) Backup Exec
8 16 (1.63%) Ansible
9 15 (1.53%) SCOM
10 14 (1.43%) Cisco UCCE
11 11 (1.12%) Puppet
12 10 (1.02%) Cisco Prime
12 10 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
13 8 (0.82%) AirWatch
13 8 (0.82%) WSUS
14 6 (0.61%) CA Spectrum
15 5 (0.51%) RANCID
15 5 (0.51%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 396 (40.41%) Cisco
2 301 (30.71%) Microsoft
3 237 (24.18%) VMware
4 116 (11.84%) Citrix
5 92 (9.39%) CheckPoint
6 84 (8.57%) HP
7 75 (7.65%) Palo Alto
8 72 (7.35%) Juniper
9 66 (6.73%) Aruba
10 64 (6.53%) F5
11 37 (3.78%) Dell
12 33 (3.37%) Meraki
13 30 (3.06%) Google
14 28 (2.86%) Avaya
14 28 (2.86%) Intel Security
15 26 (2.65%) Apple
15 26 (2.65%) Veeam
16 25 (2.55%) Symantec
17 23 (2.35%) Sophos
18 22 (2.24%) SolarWinds
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: car + healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50k - 70k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bens O/T Car Laptop etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands (County)
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 23,000 - 27,000 + on - call allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Training Budget
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 7 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum £47K OTE
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Caff Nero Group PLC
Salary: Negotiable Salary
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
effusion
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum competitive + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
East London
effusion
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum competitive + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Rockfield
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits and bonus (flexible depen
Posted: 4 days ago