Period
to 1 December 2020

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 1 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
London > Central London
6 months to
1 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 187 256 343
Rank change year-on-year +69 +87 -23
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 35 104 42
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 0.74% 0.84% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.04% 6.24% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 33 98 39
Median annual salary £82,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +73.68% - -9.52%
10th Percentile £41,250 £26,500 £28,550
90th Percentile £100,000 £73,750 £67,500
London median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +29.41% -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 579 1,668 1,776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 12.26% 13.40% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 507 1,434 1,571
Median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.73% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £40,150 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £91,000 £85,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% - +2.80%

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 1 December 2020.

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 1 December 2020. 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 +79 25 £82,500 +83.33% 3
West End of London +25 4 £33,000 -31.96%
City of Westminster +12 1 £33,000 -17.50%
Wi-Fi
London

For the 6 months to 1 December 2020, 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 21 (60.00%) WAN
2 20 (57.14%) Cisco
3 19 (54.29%) Finance
4 18 (51.43%) Firewall
5 17 (48.57%) OSPF
5 17 (48.57%) BGP
5 17 (48.57%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (48.57%) Multicast
6 16 (45.71%) Data Centre
6 16 (45.71%) CheckPoint
7 12 (34.29%) LAN
7 12 (34.29%) DNS
8 11 (31.43%) DHCP
8 11 (31.43%) Python
9 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 10 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (28.57%) Unified Communications
9 10 (28.57%) NX-OS
10 9 (25.71%) Internal Audit
10 9 (25.71%) Project Delivery
10 9 (25.71%) Infoblox
10 9 (25.71%) Information Security
10 9 (25.71%) IPv6
10 9 (25.71%) EIGRP
10 9 (25.71%) Financial Institution
10 9 (25.71%) Risk Management
11 8 (22.86%) Ansible
12 7 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (20.00%) Low Latency
12 7 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus

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 (11.43%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) AWS
1 7 (20.00%) Azure
1 7 (20.00%) Office 365
2 3 (8.57%) G Suite
3 1 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.86%) GCP
3 1 (2.86%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (60.00%) WAN
2 18 (51.43%) Firewall
3 17 (48.57%) BGP
3 17 (48.57%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (48.57%) Multicast
3 17 (48.57%) OSPF
4 12 (34.29%) DNS
4 12 (34.29%) LAN
5 11 (31.43%) DHCP
6 10 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (28.57%) NX-OS
6 10 (28.57%) Unified Communications
7 9 (25.71%) EIGRP
7 9 (25.71%) IPv6
8 7 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (20.00%) Network Security
8 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (20.00%) VXLAN
8 7 (20.00%) Wireless
9 6 (17.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) GIS
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (54.29%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Financial Institution
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Billing
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Network Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Network Manager
4 6 (17.14%) Developer
4 6 (17.14%) IT Manager
5 5 (14.29%) AWS Developer
5 5 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) AWS Software Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Python Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Python Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Python Software Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) React Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Engineering Manager
6 4 (11.43%) Network Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) JSON
1 4 (11.43%) Regular Expression
1 4 (11.43%) YAML
2 1 (2.86%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (2.86%) gRPC
2 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.71%) Fibre Optics
3 2 (5.71%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Information Security
1 9 (25.71%) Internal Audit
1 9 (25.71%) Project Delivery
1 9 (25.71%) Risk Management
2 7 (20.00%) Low Latency
3 6 (17.14%) DevOps
4 5 (14.29%) Machine Learning
4 5 (14.29%) People Management
4 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.43%) Business Continuity
5 4 (11.43%) Change Management
5 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (11.43%) Microservices
5 4 (11.43%) Network Virtualisation
5 4 (11.43%) Product Roadmap
5 4 (11.43%) Programme Management
5 4 (11.43%) Resource Management
6 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.71%) CAD
7 2 (5.71%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) Python
2 6 (17.14%) Go
3 1 (2.86%) PHP
3 1 (2.86%) R
3 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.43%) CCIE
3 2 (5.71%) CCDE
3 2 (5.71%) CCNP
4 1 (2.86%) CCIE Wireless
4 1 (2.86%) CCNA
4 1 (2.86%) JNCIA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Docker
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Ansible
2 3 (8.57%) AirWatch
2 3 (8.57%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.86%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.86%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Cisco
2 16 (45.71%) CheckPoint
3 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 9 (25.71%) Infoblox
5 7 (20.00%) Fortinet
5 7 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 7 (20.00%) Riverbed
6 6 (17.14%) F5
6 6 (17.14%) SolarWinds
7 5 (14.29%) Arista
8 4 (11.43%) Splunk
9 3 (8.57%) Avaya
9 3 (8.57%) Citrix
10 2 (5.71%) BT
10 2 (5.71%) Mapinfo
10 2 (5.71%) Openreach
10 2 (5.71%) Virgin Media
11 1 (2.86%) DocuSign
11 1 (2.86%) ExtraHop
11 1 (2.86%) MobileIron