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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 423 539 578
Rank change year-on-year
+116 +39
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 547 499 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.46% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.55% 2.80% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 444 402 373
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +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
15418 17809 20680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.26% 16.59% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12480 14717 16648
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,400 £65,000 £70,000
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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +79 515 £37,500 - 95
London +39 141 £55,000 +13.98% 11
South East +41 107 £32,500 -23.52% 21
East of England +54 71 £47,500 +43.93% 15
South West +31 53 £28,500 -5.00% 15
North West -8 42 £35,000 +16.66% 15
Cambridgeshire +33 39 £57,000 +20.00% 7
West Midlands -10 36 £34,000 +13.33% 7
Manchester +7 34 £35,000 +45.83% 8
East Midlands +32 33 £32,500 -9.76% 4
Yorkshire +25 30 £36,500 +1.33% 5
Berkshire +39 27 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Hampshire +9 26 £26,500 -1.85% 7
Cambridge +25 24 £45,000 -5.26% 5
West Yorkshire +31 18 £19,750 -45.16% 1
Hertfordshire +11 18 £50,000 +66.66% 3
Scotland +41 17 £36,500 +12.30% 5
Buckinghamshire +24 17 £37,000 +131.25% 2
Hemel Hempstead +15 16 £50,000 +16.61%
Birmingham 0 16 £34,000 +4.61%
Oxfordshire +21 15 £32,500 -13.33% 5
Southampton +11 15 £26,500 -37.64% 3
City of London +30 14 £77,500 +213.13%
Milton Keynes +20 14 £38,000 +137.50% 2
Nottinghamshire +13 14 £30,450 -20.00% 1
Abingdon - 14 £32,500 - 2
Leeds +25 12 £19,750 -45.16% 1
Wiltshire +20 12 £22,000 -26.66% 1
Surrey 0 12 £36,250 -3.33%
Rochdale - 12 £40,000 - 3

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 446 (39.09%) LAN
2 444 (38.91%) Cisco
3 415 (36.37%) Firewall
4 384 (33.65%) WAN
5 373 (32.69%) Windows
6 312 (27.34%) Cisco Certification
7 291 (25.50%) Active Directory
8 253 (22.17%) Wireless
9 235 (20.60%) VMware
10 224 (19.63%) Microsoft
11 213 (18.67%) Telecoms
12 212 (18.58%) ITIL
13 210 (18.40%) VoIP
14 206 (18.05%) CCNA
15 205 (17.97%) VPN
15 205 (17.97%) Linux
16 199 (17.44%) Windows Server
17 198 (17.35%) CCNP
18 179 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
19 169 (14.81%) Degree
20 163 (14.29%) DNS
21 153 (13.41%) Data Centre
22 143 (12.53%) TCP/IP
23 137 (12.01%) MPLS
24 135 (11.83%) SLA
25 127 (11.13%) Windows Server 2008
26 125 (10.96%) Office 365
27 120 (10.52%) VLAN
28 113 (9.90%) Windows Server 2012
29 111 (9.73%) MS Office

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 95 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 37 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2013
3 34 (2.98%) SharePoint
4 27 (2.37%) Skype for Business
5 25 (2.19%) Apache
6 23 (2.02%) Hubot
7 20 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (1.23%) OpenStack
9 10 (0.88%) IIS
10 9 (0.79%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.70%) nginx
12 7 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 6 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (0.53%) JBoss
14 5 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (0.44%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.26%) Confluence
16 2 (0.18%) Drupal
16 2 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 111 (9.73%) MS Office
2 77 (6.75%) MS Excel
3 15 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (0.26%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.18%) MS Project
7 1 (0.088%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.088%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.088%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 1 (0.088%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 1 (0.088%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (0.088%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.088%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.088%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 125 (10.96%) Office 365
2 58 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (2.02%) Slack
5 22 (1.93%) IBM Cloud
6 15 (1.31%) IaaS
7 7 (0.61%) G Suite
8 5 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.44%) SaaS
9 4 (0.35%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.35%) Basecamp
10 3 (0.26%) PaaS
10 3 (0.26%) Route 53
10 3 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.18%) Dropbox
11 2 (0.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 446 (39.09%) LAN
2 415 (36.37%) Firewall
3 384 (33.65%) WAN
4 253 (22.17%) Wireless
5 210 (18.40%) VoIP
6 205 (17.97%) VPN
7 163 (14.29%) DNS
8 143 (12.53%) TCP/IP
9 137 (12.01%) MPLS
10 120 (10.52%) VLAN
11 109 (9.55%) Ethernet
12 104 (9.11%) Network Security
13 100 (8.76%) Cisco ASA
13 100 (8.76%) DHCP
14 88 (7.71%) Internet
14 88 (7.71%) OSPF
15 86 (7.54%) Bluetooth
16 85 (7.45%) BGP
17 79 (6.92%) SAN
18 66 (5.78%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (4.47%) SQL Server
2 17 (1.49%) MySQL
3 15 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (0.61%) Big Data
6 5 (0.44%) MongoDB
6 5 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (0.44%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (0.26%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.18%) GIS
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.088%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.088%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.088%) Ingres
10 1 (0.088%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.088%) OLTP
10 1 (0.088%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 34 (2.98%) Jenkins
2 29 (2.54%) Git (software)
3 19 (1.67%) JIRA
4 9 (0.79%) Subversion
5 8 (0.70%) CppUnit
5 8 (0.70%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (0.61%) Xcode
7 5 (0.44%) Buildbot
8 4 (0.35%) Bitbucket
8 4 (0.35%) Bugzilla
9 3 (0.26%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.18%) ClearQuest
10 2 (0.18%) LabVIEW
10 2 (0.18%) Selenium
11 1 (0.088%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.088%) GCC
11 1 (0.088%) Metasploit
11 1 (0.088%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.088%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 213 (18.67%) Telecoms
2 107 (9.38%) Retail
3 79 (6.92%) Finance
4 38 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 36 (3.16%) Electronics
6 23 (2.02%) Marketing
7 19 (1.67%) Billing
8 17 (1.49%) Games
9 15 (1.31%) Advertising
10 14 (1.23%) Military
11 13 (1.14%) Legal
12 11 (0.96%) Aerospace
13 9 (0.79%) Banking
14 6 (0.53%) Spanish Language
15 5 (0.44%) Automotive
15 5 (0.44%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.35%) Front Office
16 4 (0.35%) German Language
16 4 (0.35%) Law
17 3 (0.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 235 (20.60%) Network Engineer
2 113 (9.90%) IT Support
3 111 (9.73%) Analyst
4 88 (7.71%) Support Engineer
5 60 (5.26%) Administrator
5 60 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 58 (5.08%) Support Analyst
7 55 (4.82%) Senior Network Engineer
8 54 (4.73%) Software Engineer
9 53 (4.65%) Embedded Engineer
9 53 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
10 50 (4.38%) IT Engineer
11 49 (4.29%) IT Technician
12 44 (3.86%) Cisco Engineer
12 44 (3.86%) Network Analyst
13 43 (3.77%) Team Leader
14 42 (3.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 39 (3.42%) Support Technician
16 38 (3.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
17 37 (3.24%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (2.80%) Web Services
2 28 (2.45%) 802.1X
3 16 (1.40%) HTML
4 15 (1.31%) Middleware
5 14 (1.23%) REST
6 13 (1.14%) AngularJS
7 10 (0.88%) JSON
8 9 (0.79%) CSS
8 9 (0.79%) LAMP
8 9 (0.79%) XML
9 7 (0.61%) Apache Flex
9 7 (0.61%) LEMP Stack
10 6 (0.53%) .NET
10 6 (0.53%) STL
11 5 (0.44%) Ajax
11 5 (0.44%) Backbone.js
11 5 (0.44%) HTML5
11 5 (0.44%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (0.44%) OAuth
11 5 (0.44%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 153 (13.41%) Data Centre
2 62 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (3.94%) Management Information System
4 42 (3.68%) Computer Science
5 37 (3.24%) Driving Licence
6 29 (2.54%) iPhone
7 25 (2.19%) Statistics
8 24 (2.10%) Embedded Systems
9 23 (2.02%) iPad
10 19 (1.67%) PKI
11 18 (1.58%) EPoS
12 16 (1.40%) CCTV
13 14 (1.23%) Client/Server
14 13 (1.14%) BYOD
15 12 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (1.05%) User Experience
16 11 (0.96%) Blackberry
16 11 (0.96%) Smartphone
16 11 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
17 10 (0.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 373 (32.69%) Windows
2 205 (17.97%) Linux
3 199 (17.44%) Windows Server
4 127 (11.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 113 (9.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 96 (8.41%) Windows 7
7 68 (5.96%) Windows 10
8 59 (5.17%) Windows 8
9 45 (3.94%) Apple iOS
10 44 (3.86%) Android
11 42 (3.68%) Mac OS X
12 39 (3.42%) CentOS
13 35 (3.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 28 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
15 25 (2.19%) Unix
16 23 (2.02%) Windows XP
17 15 (1.31%) Embedded Linux
17 15 (1.31%) Windows CE
18 13 (1.14%) Ubuntu
19 9 (0.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (18.58%) ITIL
2 90 (7.89%) Software Engineering
3 88 (7.71%) Network Design
4 82 (7.19%) Project Management
5 78 (6.84%) Service Delivery
6 67 (5.87%) Change Control
7 65 (5.70%) Configuration Management
8 63 (5.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 60 (5.26%) Incident Management
10 59 (5.17%) Load Balancing
11 53 (4.65%) Problem Management
12 47 (4.12%) Time Management
13 42 (3.68%) Presales
13 42 (3.68%) Service Management
14 41 (3.59%) Agile Software Development
15 40 (3.51%) Asset Management
15 40 (3.51%) Mentoring
16 37 (3.24%) Business Continuity
17 34 (2.98%) Cybersecurity
17 34 (2.98%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 101 (8.85%) Python
2 99 (8.68%) SQL
3 89 (7.80%) C
4 85 (7.45%) C++
5 54 (4.73%) Bash Shell
6 47 (4.12%) Perl
7 34 (2.98%) Embedded C
8 33 (2.89%) Ruby
9 22 (1.93%) MATLAB
9 22 (1.93%) PHP
10 21 (1.84%) Java
11 19 (1.67%) C#
12 18 (1.58%) JavaScript
13 14 (1.23%) PowerShell
13 14 (1.23%) VC++
14 10 (0.88%) Embedded C++
15 9 (0.79%) Tcl
16 7 (0.61%) Assembly Language
16 7 (0.61%) Objective-C
17 6 (0.53%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 312 (27.34%) Cisco Certification
2 206 (18.05%) CCNA
3 198 (17.35%) CCNP
4 169 (14.81%) Degree
5 77 (6.75%) Security Cleared
6 67 (5.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 42 (3.68%) MCSE
8 33 (2.89%) SC Cleared
9 29 (2.54%) CCSA
10 22 (1.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 18 (1.58%) MCSA
12 17 (1.49%) MCP
13 14 (1.23%) BC Cleared
13 14 (1.23%) JNCIA
14 13 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
15 12 (1.05%) CCDP
15 12 (1.05%) CISSP
16 11 (0.96%) CCIE
16 11 (0.96%) PMP
17 10 (0.88%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (11.83%) SLA
2 36 (3.16%) PCI DSS
3 19 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (1.40%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.79%) QA
6 5 (0.44%) DO-178B
6 5 (0.44%) IEC 61508
7 4 (0.35%) COBIT
7 4 (0.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (0.26%) BS7799
8 3 (0.26%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.18%) JTAG
10 1 (0.088%) ISO13485
10 1 (0.088%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 291 (25.50%) Active Directory
2 179 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (7.01%) Hyper-V
4 35 (3.07%) Firmware
4 35 (3.07%) VMware ESX
5 26 (2.28%) vSphere
6 25 (2.19%) Docker
7 23 (2.02%) Virtual Servers
8 13 (1.14%) NFS
8 13 (1.14%) XenApp
9 11 (0.96%) XenDesktop
10 10 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (0.79%) Samba
12 7 (0.61%) VirtualBox
13 6 (0.53%) KVM
13 6 (0.53%) Terminal Services
14 5 (0.44%) Xen
15 4 (0.35%) ProxySG
15 4 (0.35%) UAG
15 4 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 59 (5.17%) Puppet
2 42 (3.68%) Cisco CUCM
3 30 (2.63%) Cisco Prime
4 29 (2.54%) SCCM
5 25 (2.19%) FortiGate
5 25 (2.19%) Nagios
6 24 (2.10%) OpenNMS
7 23 (2.02%) Cisco UCCX
8 22 (1.93%) BMC PATROL
9 19 (1.67%) RANCID
10 17 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
11 15 (1.31%) Ansible
11 15 (1.31%) Cacti
11 15 (1.31%) SolarWinds Orion
12 11 (0.96%) SCOM
13 9 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
13 9 (0.79%) vRealize
14 8 (0.70%) CA Spectrum
15 6 (0.53%) Backup Exec
16 5 (0.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 444 (38.91%) Cisco
2 235 (20.60%) VMware
3 224 (19.63%) Microsoft
4 101 (8.85%) CheckPoint
5 88 (7.71%) Juniper
6 85 (7.45%) F5
7 75 (6.57%) Palo Alto
8 53 (4.65%) Meraki
8 53 (4.65%) SolarWinds
9 50 (4.38%) Avaya
10 46 (4.03%) HP
11 44 (3.86%) Citrix
12 41 (3.59%) Aruba
13 39 (3.42%) Mitel
14 37 (3.24%) Oracle
15 35 (3.07%) Apple
16 33 (2.89%) SonicWALL
17 31 (2.72%) Dell
18 25 (2.19%) Brocade
19 24 (2.10%) Fortinet
North West
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k + £Bonus + MS Training !
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Keswick, Cumbria
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent pension + holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Adeptis Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Cheltenham College
Salary: Salary circa £40,000 per annum, depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + on call allowance + beneifts
Posted: 4 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
MMR Research Worldwide
Salary: From £21,000 to £24,000 per annum dependent on skillset
Posted: 8 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Deeside, Clwyd
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k Plus Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Medical cover, fitness facilities,
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 17 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: £22,000 per annum plus benefits and company bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
East London
Penelope
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago