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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
UK
Rank 466 509 592
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +83
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 448 487 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.48% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.28% 2.82% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 397 416 315
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £70,000 £54,700
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%

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
13666 17282 19150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.27% 17.12% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11162 14377 15496
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 21 February 2017 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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +74 430 £37,500 - 68
London +11 96 £48,750 -2.50% 18
South East +30 89 £40,000 -8.57% 10
East of England +56 63 £35,000 -12.50% 15
South West +41 57 £25,000 -10.14% 3
West Midlands +41 44 £40,000 +19.40% 8
Cambridgeshire +31 44 £52,000 +22.35% 12
North West -19 34 £40,000 +63.26% 8
Yorkshire +40 33 £22,000 -16.98% 5
Hampshire +29 33 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Cambridge +34 29 £45,000 - 12
West Yorkshire +50 23 £21,250 - 2
Wiltshire +33 23 £25,000 -10.14%
Manchester -28 20 £40,000 +72.04% 4
Berkshire +30 17 £40,500 -49.37% 1
Rochdale - 17 £40,000 - 1
Scotland +36 15 £33,750 -25.00%
Coventry +22 14 £46,000 +27.77%
East Midlands +6 14 £20,000 -27.92% 1
Salisbury +3 14 £25,000 -15.96%
Leeds - 14 £19,750 -
Birmingham +18 13 £40,000 +14.28% 2
East Sussex - 13 £40,000 - 3
Brighton - 13 £40,000 - 2
City of London +37 11 £57,500 +25.00% 1
Bournemouth +33 11 £28,500 +18.75%
Cheshire +18 11 £37,500 +53.06% 2
Dorset +10 11 £28,500 +18.75%
Herefordshire - 11 £50,000 - 1
Surrey +8 10 £32,500 -13.33%

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 435 (42.61%) LAN
2 411 (40.25%) Cisco
3 388 (38.00%) Windows
4 377 (36.92%) WAN
5 343 (33.59%) Firewall
6 305 (29.87%) Cisco Certification
7 304 (29.77%) Active Directory
8 249 (24.39%) Wireless
9 229 (22.43%) Microsoft
10 201 (19.69%) CCNP
10 201 (19.69%) ITIL
11 194 (19.00%) VMware
12 188 (18.41%) CCNA
13 180 (17.63%) Windows Server
14 173 (16.94%) VPN
14 173 (16.94%) VoIP
15 172 (16.85%) Linux
16 166 (16.26%) Telecoms
16 166 (16.26%) Degree
17 156 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
18 151 (14.79%) TCP/IP
19 148 (14.50%) DNS
20 127 (12.44%) MPLS
21 123 (12.05%) VLAN
22 121 (11.85%) Data Centre
23 116 (11.36%) Office 365
24 114 (11.17%) Windows Server 2008
25 113 (11.07%) MS Exchange
26 109 (10.68%) MS Office
27 107 (10.48%) Windows Server 2012

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
1 113 (11.07%) MS Exchange
2 39 (3.82%) SharePoint
3 34 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 27 (2.64%) Apache
5 27 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 26 (2.55%) Skype for Business
7 22 (2.15%) IIS
8 15 (1.47%) Tomcat
9 12 (1.18%) Hubot
10 10 (0.98%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.59%) JBoss
11 6 (0.59%) nginx
11 6 (0.59%) WordPress
12 5 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.39%) CMS
13 4 (0.39%) Confluence
13 4 (0.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 109 (10.68%) MS Office
2 79 (7.74%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (0.29%) Adobe Premiere
4 3 (0.29%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.098%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.098%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.098%) MS Project
5 1 (0.098%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.20%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.098%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.098%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (0.098%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.098%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.098%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 116 (11.36%) Office 365
2 43 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.18%) IaaS
4 12 (1.18%) SaaS
4 12 (1.18%) Slack
5 11 (1.08%) G Suite
6 7 (0.69%) IBM Cloud
6 7 (0.69%) PaaS
7 4 (0.39%) Basecamp
8 2 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.20%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.20%) Route 53
8 2 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.098%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (0.098%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.098%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 435 (42.61%) LAN
2 377 (36.92%) WAN
3 343 (33.59%) Firewall
4 249 (24.39%) Wireless
5 173 (16.94%) VoIP
5 173 (16.94%) VPN
6 151 (14.79%) TCP/IP
7 148 (14.50%) DNS
8 127 (12.44%) MPLS
9 123 (12.05%) VLAN
10 102 (9.99%) Ethernet
11 99 (9.70%) Bluetooth
12 97 (9.50%) Network Security
13 94 (9.21%) Internet
14 93 (9.11%) BGP
15 83 (8.13%) Cisco ASA
15 83 (8.13%) OSPF
16 81 (7.93%) DHCP
17 64 (6.27%) IPsec
18 63 (6.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (4.80%) SQL Server
2 17 (1.67%) MySQL
3 14 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.29%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.20%) Blockchain
6 2 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.20%) GIS
6 2 (0.20%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.20%) JasperReports
6 2 (0.20%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.098%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.098%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.098%) Big Data
7 1 (0.098%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.098%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.098%) OLTP
7 1 (0.098%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (2.06%) Jenkins
2 17 (1.67%) Git (software)
3 16 (1.57%) JIRA
4 8 (0.78%) Subversion
5 7 (0.69%) CppUnit
5 7 (0.69%) Xcode
6 4 (0.39%) Bugzilla
6 4 (0.39%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.29%) Buildbot
7 3 (0.29%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.20%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.20%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.098%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.098%) Selenium
9 1 (0.098%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.098%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.098%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 166 (16.26%) Telecoms
2 70 (6.86%) Finance
3 59 (5.78%) Retail
4 29 (2.84%) Electronics
5 28 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 28 (2.74%) Marketing
6 22 (2.15%) Advertising
7 12 (1.18%) Automotive
7 12 (1.18%) Billing
8 11 (1.08%) Legal
9 8 (0.78%) Games
10 7 (0.69%) Multimedia
11 6 (0.59%) Law
12 5 (0.49%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.39%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.39%) Banking
13 4 (0.39%) Publishing
14 3 (0.29%) German Language
14 3 (0.29%) Mandarin Language
15 2 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 223 (21.84%) Network Engineer
2 111 (10.87%) Analyst
2 111 (10.87%) IT Support
3 82 (8.03%) Support Engineer
4 65 (6.37%) Embedded Engineer
5 64 (6.27%) Senior Network Engineer
6 63 (6.17%) IT Technician
7 58 (5.68%) Software Engineer
8 56 (5.48%) Cisco Engineer
8 56 (5.48%) IT Engineer
9 52 (5.09%) Support Analyst
10 48 (4.70%) 2nd Line Support
10 48 (4.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 47 (4.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 47 (4.60%) Support Technician
12 45 (4.41%) Administrator
12 45 (4.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 42 (4.11%) IT Support Technician
14 41 (4.02%) Network Analyst
15 38 (3.72%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (4.21%) 802.1X
2 22 (2.15%) Web Services
3 20 (1.96%) HTML
4 15 (1.47%) Middleware
5 13 (1.27%) REST
6 9 (0.88%) AngularJS
7 8 (0.78%) JSON
7 8 (0.78%) XML
8 7 (0.69%) HTML5
8 7 (0.69%) LAMP
8 7 (0.69%) POSIX
8 7 (0.69%) Qt
9 6 (0.59%) Backbone.js
9 6 (0.59%) BREW
9 6 (0.59%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (0.59%) OAuth
9 6 (0.59%) OpenAL
9 6 (0.59%) OpenCL
9 6 (0.59%) PhoneGap
9 6 (0.59%) UIQ
Miscellaneous
1 121 (11.85%) Data Centre
2 61 (5.97%) Driving Licence
3 49 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (4.51%) EPoS
5 43 (4.21%) Computer Science
6 34 (3.33%) Management Information System
7 27 (2.64%) iPhone
8 25 (2.45%) iPad
9 23 (2.25%) Embedded Systems
10 18 (1.76%) PKI
11 16 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
12 15 (1.47%) Smartphone
13 13 (1.27%) CCTV
13 13 (1.27%) Chip and PIN
13 13 (1.27%) Client/Server
14 12 (1.18%) Security Operations Centre
15 11 (1.08%) Device Driver
15 11 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
16 10 (0.98%) BYOD
16 10 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 388 (38.00%) Windows
2 180 (17.63%) Windows Server
3 172 (16.85%) Linux
4 114 (11.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 107 (10.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 95 (9.30%) Windows 7
7 72 (7.05%) Windows 10
8 64 (6.27%) Windows 8
9 46 (4.51%) Android
10 43 (4.21%) Mac OS X
11 34 (3.33%) Apple iOS
12 32 (3.13%) Unix
13 24 (2.35%) CentOS
13 24 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 22 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
15 19 (1.86%) Mac OS
16 14 (1.37%) Embedded Linux
17 13 (1.27%) Ubuntu
17 13 (1.27%) Windows XP
18 11 (1.08%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (19.69%) ITIL
2 91 (8.91%) Software Engineering
3 77 (7.54%) Project Management
4 69 (6.76%) Network Design
5 57 (5.58%) Mentoring
6 56 (5.48%) Change Control
6 56 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
7 54 (5.29%) Configuration Management
8 52 (5.09%) Load Balancing
9 49 (4.80%) Problem Management
10 48 (4.70%) Incident Management
11 45 (4.41%) Service Management
12 38 (3.72%) Presales
12 38 (3.72%) Service Delivery
13 35 (3.43%) Change Management
14 33 (3.23%) Network Management
14 33 (3.23%) Time Management
15 31 (3.04%) PRINCE2
16 28 (2.74%) Root Cause Analysis
17 27 (2.64%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 103 (10.09%) C
2 90 (8.81%) Python
3 81 (7.93%) C++
4 71 (6.95%) SQL
5 46 (4.51%) Perl
6 37 (3.62%) Bash Shell
7 33 (3.23%) Embedded C
8 29 (2.84%) Java
9 24 (2.35%) MATLAB
10 18 (1.76%) Ruby
11 17 (1.67%) Embedded C++
11 17 (1.67%) PHP
12 16 (1.57%) PowerShell
13 11 (1.08%) JavaScript
14 10 (0.98%) C#
15 8 (0.78%) Objective-C
15 8 (0.78%) Tcl
16 6 (0.59%) Apple Swift
17 4 (0.39%) Assembly Language
18 3 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 305 (29.87%) Cisco Certification
2 201 (19.69%) CCNP
3 188 (18.41%) CCNA
4 166 (16.26%) Degree
5 74 (7.25%) Security Cleared
6 49 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 49 (4.80%) SC Cleared
7 33 (3.23%) MCSE
8 21 (2.06%) CCIE
9 15 (1.47%) CCSA
10 14 (1.37%) CCDP
10 14 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (1.27%) MCP
12 12 (1.18%) BC Cleared
12 12 (1.18%) JNCIA
12 12 (1.18%) PMP
13 11 (1.08%) MCSA
14 10 (0.98%) CCVP
14 10 (0.98%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (10.38%) SLA
2 36 (3.53%) PCI DSS
3 15 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.88%) ISO27002
6 4 (0.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (0.29%) COBIT
7 3 (0.29%) QA
8 2 (0.20%) DO-178B
8 2 (0.20%) IEC 61508
8 2 (0.20%) JTAG
9 1 (0.098%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.098%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 304 (29.77%) Active Directory
2 156 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (8.81%) Hyper-V
4 58 (5.68%) Firmware
5 20 (1.96%) vSphere
6 15 (1.47%) Docker
7 12 (1.18%) VMware ESX
7 12 (1.18%) XenDesktop
8 11 (1.08%) NFS
9 10 (0.98%) ProxySG
10 9 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (0.78%) Samba
12 6 (0.59%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.49%) Xen
14 4 (0.39%) KVM
14 4 (0.39%) VirtualBox
14 4 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (0.39%) XenApp
15 3 (0.29%) pfSense
15 3 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 37 (3.62%) Puppet
2 32 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 28 (2.74%) Cisco Prime
4 27 (2.64%) Nagios
4 27 (2.64%) SCCM
5 25 (2.45%) FortiGate
6 24 (2.35%) OpenNMS
7 18 (1.76%) RANCID
8 17 (1.67%) SolarWinds Orion
9 12 (1.18%) Cacti
10 9 (0.88%) Cisco UCCX
10 9 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (0.78%) Ansible
11 8 (0.78%) CA Spectrum
11 8 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
12 7 (0.69%) BMC PATROL
13 6 (0.59%) Cisco UCCE
14 5 (0.49%) Backup Exec
14 5 (0.49%) WSUS
15 4 (0.39%) logstash
Vendors
1 411 (40.25%) Cisco
2 229 (22.43%) Microsoft
3 194 (19.00%) VMware
4 92 (9.01%) Juniper
5 90 (8.81%) CheckPoint
6 70 (6.86%) HP
7 69 (6.76%) F5
8 68 (6.66%) Palo Alto
9 57 (5.58%) SolarWinds
10 55 (5.39%) Avaya
10 55 (5.39%) Meraki
11 42 (4.11%) Citrix
12 39 (3.82%) Aruba
13 35 (3.43%) Apple
14 34 (3.33%) SonicWALL
15 33 (3.23%) Dell
16 28 (2.74%) NetApp
17 27 (2.64%) Google
18 25 (2.45%) Fortinet
19 24 (2.35%) Mitel
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 65,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Modis International
Salary: £28000 - £31500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Goole, North Humberside
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £22500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £22,500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Training, Bonus, Overtime
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Cardonet
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Cardonet
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
CPS Group UK
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Company Vehicle + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Rockfield
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + company car, bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Comprehensive Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Rotherham Doncaster & South Humber NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: From £21,909 to £28,462 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago