Period
to 29 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
London > Central London
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 247 208 297
Rank change year-on-year -39 +89 +51
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 24 66 81
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 0.36% 1.00% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.73% 7.47% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17 56 77
10th Percentile £39,250 £31,750 £28,600
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £70,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.14% +75.00% -20.00%
75th Percentile £98,750 £83,750 £53,750
90th Percentile £100,000 " £64,250
London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -15.00%

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 Central London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 644 884 1,728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 9.72% 13.39% 13.15%
Number of salaries quoted 574 776 1,561
10th Percentile £35,575 £36,250 £28,500
25th Percentile £46,000 £45,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% -4.35%
75th Percentile £78,563 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,000 £87,500
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Central London

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Wi-Fi in Central London.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Central London

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wi-Fi in Central London over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in Central London

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Central London region over the 6 months to 29 July 2021. 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
City of London -54 14 £61,750 -11.79% 11
City of Westminster -6 5 - -
West End of London -14 2 £60,000 +118.18%
Wi-Fi
London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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 Central London region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 13 (54.17%) LAN
1 13 (54.17%) Firewall
2 12 (50.00%) WAN
3 10 (41.67%) Cisco
4 9 (37.50%) Windows
5 8 (33.33%) Azure
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft 365
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
6 7 (29.17%) Product Roadmap
6 7 (29.17%) Social Skills
7 6 (25.00%) Palo Alto
7 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 6 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (25.00%) AWS
7 6 (25.00%) Fortinet
7 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (20.83%) Wireshark
8 5 (20.83%) Riverbed
8 5 (20.83%) Product Management
8 5 (20.83%) Business Transformation
8 5 (20.83%) Portfolio Management
8 5 (20.83%) Low Latency
8 5 (20.83%) Multicast
8 5 (20.83%) Ansible
8 5 (20.83%) Docker
8 5 (20.83%) DevOps
8 5 (20.83%) OSPF
8 5 (20.83%) BGP
8 5 (20.83%) Change Management

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Azure
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft 365
3 6 (25.00%) AWS
4 3 (12.50%) IaaS
5 1 (4.17%) GCP
5 1 (4.17%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (4.17%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (4.17%) PaaS
5 1 (4.17%) Power Platform
5 1 (4.17%) PowerApps
5 1 (4.17%) SaaS
5 1 (4.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) Firewall
1 13 (54.17%) LAN
2 12 (50.00%) WAN
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (20.83%) BGP
4 5 (20.83%) Multicast
4 5 (20.83%) OSPF
4 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
4 5 (20.83%) VPN
4 5 (20.83%) VXLAN
4 5 (20.83%) Wireshark
5 4 (16.67%) DHCP
5 4 (16.67%) DNS
5 4 (16.67%) Network Security
5 4 (16.67%) Wireless
6 3 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Ingres
1 1 (4.17%) Power BI
1 1 (4.17%) SAP BW
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (29.17%) Social Skills
2 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (20.83%) Finance
3 5 (20.83%) Influencing Skills
4 3 (12.50%) Law
4 3 (12.50%) Legal
5 2 (8.33%) Documentation Skills
5 2 (8.33%) Public Sector
6 1 (4.17%) French Language
6 1 (4.17%) German Language
6 1 (4.17%) Italian Language
6 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Network Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Designer
2 3 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (8.33%) Service Design Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.17%) Desktop Team Leader
4 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Team Lead
4 1 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) JSON
1 2 (8.33%) Regular Expression
1 2 (8.33%) Software Packaging
1 2 (8.33%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
1 5 (20.83%) Virtual Team
2 2 (8.33%) BYOD
2 2 (8.33%) iPad
2 2 (8.33%) iPhone
2 2 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.17%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Windows 10
3 2 (8.33%) Android
3 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.33%) Mac OS
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2019
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Product Roadmap
2 5 (20.83%) Business Transformation
2 5 (20.83%) Change Management
2 5 (20.83%) DevOps
2 5 (20.83%) Low Latency
2 5 (20.83%) Portfolio Management
2 5 (20.83%) Product Management
2 5 (20.83%) Service Design
2 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (20.83%) Value Proposition
2 5 (20.83%) Virtual Team Management
3 3 (12.50%) ITSM
3 3 (12.50%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.50%) Service Management
3 3 (12.50%) Technology Roadmap
4 2 (8.33%) Major Incident Management
4 2 (8.33%) Network Virtualisation
4 2 (8.33%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) CCIE
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.50%) CCDE
3 1 (4.17%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Docker
2 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Firmware
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (8.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Ansible
2 3 (12.50%) Kubernetes
3 2 (8.33%) SCCM
4 1 (4.17%) AssetCenter
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Cisco
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 6 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 5 (20.83%) Riverbed
5 4 (16.67%) Apple
6 3 (12.50%) F5
6 3 (12.50%) HP
6 3 (12.50%) VMware
7 2 (8.33%) Arista
7 2 (8.33%) Aruba
7 2 (8.33%) Meraki
7 2 (8.33%) MobileIron
7 2 (8.33%) Remedy
7 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
7 2 (8.33%) Splunk
8 1 (4.17%) Compaq
8 1 (4.17%) iManage
8 1 (4.17%) Zscaler