Period
to 22 April 2019

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 6 months to 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 72 103
Rank change year-on-year -16 +31 +22
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 6 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.56% 0.94% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.19% 5.97% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 4
Bedfordshire median annual salary £38,750 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.64% +10.77% -27.78%
10th Percentile £36,375 £33,250 £26,875
90th Percentile £42,125 £42,500 £33,750
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -19.05% +16.67% +5.88%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 188 134 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 17.52% 15.69% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 153 120 134
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.63% -1.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,225 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,250 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +1.18%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

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
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable +4 4 - -
Luton -11 2 £38,750 +7.64%
Wi-Fi
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 4 (66.67%) IT Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) VMware NSX
2 4 (66.67%) IaaS
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Akamai
2 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (66.67%) Meraki
2 4 (66.67%) Line Management
2 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) WebEx
3 2 (33.33%) NX-OS
3 2 (33.33%) TrustSec
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (33.33%) Wireshark

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring 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 4 (66.67%) Akamai
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (66.67%) IaaS
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) NX-OS
3 2 (33.33%) WebEx
3 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (66.67%) IT Strategy
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Line Management
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (33.33%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Meraki
2 4 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Infoblox
3 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds