Period
to 26 February 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 26 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 216 237 298
Rank change year-on-year +21 +61 -13
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 12 65 28
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.72% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.72% 5.77% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15 65 26
Median annual salary £90,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -5.26% -13.64%
10th Percentile £56,700 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £101,000 £73,750 £65,000
Central London median annual salary £86,250 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +91.67% -10.00% -9.09%

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 the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 441 1,126 1,321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.43% 12.42% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 388 999 1,187
Median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £40,513 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £55,138 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.35% +0.25% +4.76%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in the City of London

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Wi-Fi in the City of London.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in the City of London

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wi-Fi in the City of London over the 6 months to 26 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
1 8 (66.67%) AWS
2 7 (58.33%) Ansible
2 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 7 (58.33%) LAN
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Wireless
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 6 (50.00%) F5
3 6 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 6 (50.00%) Network Security
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (41.67%) Multicast
4 5 (41.67%) VPN
4 5 (41.67%) Change Management
4 5 (41.67%) OSPF
4 5 (41.67%) BGP
5 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (33.33%) CCIE
5 4 (33.33%) CCNP
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) PHP
5 4 (33.33%) Docker

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) AWS
2 4 (33.33%) Azure
3 3 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (16.67%) GCP
5 1 (8.33%) IaaS
5 1 (8.33%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (8.33%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (8.33%) OpenShift
5 1 (8.33%) PaaS
5 1 (8.33%) SaaS
5 1 (8.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
1 7 (58.33%) Wireless
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (50.00%) Network Security
2 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (41.67%) BGP
3 5 (41.67%) Multicast
3 5 (41.67%) OSPF
3 5 (41.67%) VPN
4 3 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (25.00%) Extranet
4 3 (25.00%) MGCP
4 3 (25.00%) Sourcefire
4 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (25.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Ingres
1 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Engineering Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineering Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Deskside Support
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) JSON
1 3 (25.00%) Regular Expression
1 3 (25.00%) YAML
2 2 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (8.33%) gRPC
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) CLARiiON
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (8.33%) Handset
3 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
2 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (25.00%) DNA
3 3 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 3 (25.00%) Microservices
3 3 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
3 3 (25.00%) People Management
3 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Product Roadmap
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Document Management
5 1 (8.33%) Network Management
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) R
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) Go
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCIE
1 4 (33.33%) CCNP
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCIE Wireless
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Docker
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) VMware NSX
4 1 (8.33%) BitLocker
4 1 (8.33%) Firmware
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Ansible
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (25.00%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (25.00%) Terraform
3 2 (16.67%) Kubernetes
4 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
4 1 (8.33%) AssetCenter
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (8.33%) Puppet
4 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) F5
2 6 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 6 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 4 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) Arista
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) ExtraHop
4 3 (25.00%) Radianz
4 3 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 3 (25.00%) Splunk
5 2 (16.67%) Aruba
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) MobileIron
6 1 (8.33%) Apple
6 1 (8.33%) Compaq
6 1 (8.33%) EMC
6 1 (8.33%) IBM
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft