The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 38 69 68
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -1
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 19 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.19% 0.87% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.43% 3.33% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 4
Median salary £45,000 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -29.41%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Wi-Fi
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
109 150 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 24.01% 26.09% 32.40%
Number of salaries quoted 91 88 107
Median salary £44,500 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.31% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Watford region.

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Watford

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 18 (62.07%) Wireless
2 13 (44.83%) PBX
2 13 (44.83%) Radio Access Network
3 9 (31.03%) VoIP
3 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
4 7 (24.14%) Unified Communications
4 7 (24.14%) Cisco
5 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (20.69%) PABX
6 4 (13.79%) Firewall
6 4 (13.79%) LAN
6 4 (13.79%) CCNP
6 4 (13.79%) WAN
7 3 (10.34%) Asterisk PBX
7 3 (10.34%) vSphere
7 3 (10.34%) Handset
7 3 (10.34%) VMware
7 3 (10.34%) Windows
7 3 (10.34%) HP
7 3 (10.34%) B2B
7 3 (10.34%) Nortel
7 3 (10.34%) Avaya
8 2 (6.90%) GENBAND
8 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
8 2 (6.90%) OSPF
8 2 (6.90%) BGP
8 2 (6.90%) EIGRP
8 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.90%) IPv4
8 2 (6.90%) CCNA

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) Wireless
2 13 (44.83%) PBX
2 13 (44.83%) Radio Access Network
3 9 (31.03%) VoIP
4 7 (24.14%) Unified Communications
5 6 (20.69%) PABX
6 4 (13.79%) Firewall
6 4 (13.79%) LAN
6 4 (13.79%) WAN
7 3 (10.34%) Asterisk PBX
8 2 (6.90%) BGP
8 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (6.90%) DHCP
8 2 (6.90%) EIGRP
8 2 (6.90%) IPv4
8 2 (6.90%) OSPF
9 1 (3.45%) MPLS
9 1 (3.45%) VPN
General
1 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Radio Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Network Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Radio Design Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Voice Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) RAN Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Voice Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) VoIP Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) VoIP Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Data Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Designer
6 2 (6.90%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile Designer
6 2 (6.90%) Network Designer
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Junior
7 1 (3.45%) Radio Network Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Handset
2 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.34%) B2B
2 2 (6.90%) Network Planning
3 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
3 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL
3 1 (3.45%) Line Management
3 1 (3.45%) Patch Management
3 1 (3.45%) Project Management
3 1 (3.45%) Security Patching
3 1 (3.45%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (13.79%) CCNP
3 2 (6.90%) CCNA
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) vSphere
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco
2 3 (10.34%) Avaya
2 3 (10.34%) HP
2 3 (10.34%) Nortel
2 3 (10.34%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) GENBAND
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Mitel
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) Dell
4 1 (3.45%) Juniper
4 1 (3.45%) Symantec