The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 64 87 90
Rank change year-on-year +23 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.16% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.59% 1.14% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £32,500 £52,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.09% +90.90%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +0.66% +10.29%  

Wi-Fi is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 63 175 165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 9.77% 21.63% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 52 165 142
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +12.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Bedfordshire

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Bedfordshire

Wi-Fi
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (75.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Network Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Network Support
1 3 (75.00%) Network Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware