Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 203 250
Rank change year-on-year +9 +47 +14
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 30 62 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.57% 0.95% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.93% 6.07% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 38 49 27
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £33,000 £41,132
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% -19.77% +82.81%
10th Percentile £20,750 £26,600 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £47,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 764 1021 1004
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.54% 15.64% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 620 765 808
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,090 £21,780
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in the East Midlands

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in the East Midlands

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in the East Midlands

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Leicestershire +26 13 £26,500 -18.46% 1
Nottinghamshire -7 12 £21,500 -33.85% 3
Derbyshire -8 7 £21,500 -42.67%
Northamptonshire +15 2 £57,500 +76.92%
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 14 (46.67%) Cisco
2 12 (40.00%) Windows
3 10 (33.33%) Bluetooth
3 10 (33.33%) Firmware
4 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (23.33%) HP
5 7 (23.33%) Firewall
5 7 (23.33%) C#
5 7 (23.33%) LAN
5 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
6 6 (20.00%) WAN
6 6 (20.00%) CCIE
6 6 (20.00%) ITIL
6 6 (20.00%) C
6 6 (20.00%) Wireless
6 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (20.00%) Juniper
6 6 (20.00%) Network Management
6 6 (20.00%) F5
6 6 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (16.67%) Xamarin
7 5 (16.67%) Apple iOS
7 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
7 5 (16.67%) Meraki
7 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 5 (16.67%) Android
8 4 (13.33%) VLAN
8 4 (13.33%) Wireshark
8 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
8 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (6.67%) IIS
1 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) Bluetooth
2 7 (23.33%) Firewall
2 7 (23.33%) LAN
3 6 (20.00%) WAN
3 6 (20.00%) Wireless
4 4 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (13.33%) GSM
4 4 (13.33%) VLAN
4 4 (13.33%) VoIP
4 4 (13.33%) Wireshark
5 3 (10.00%) DHCP
5 3 (10.00%) DNS
5 3 (10.00%) ZigBee
6 2 (6.67%) IPsec
6 2 (6.67%) LDAP
6 2 (6.67%) MPLS
6 2 (6.67%) SSL
6 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.67%) VPN
6 2 (6.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (13.33%) Automotive
1 4 (13.33%) Electronics
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
1 4 (13.33%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Network Engineer
1 7 (23.33%) Software Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Firmware Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Installations Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Network Support
6 2 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
1 2 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) CCTV
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.67%) EPoS
4 2 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.33%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Android
2 5 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (13.33%) Linux
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Network Management
3 4 (13.33%) Capacity Management
3 4 (13.33%) Change Management
3 4 (13.33%) ITSM
3 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (10.00%) SDLC
4 3 (10.00%) Telematics
4 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.67%) Break/Fix
5 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (6.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) C#
2 6 (20.00%) C
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (20.00%) CCIE
3 4 (13.33%) CCNP
3 4 (13.33%) CCSE
3 4 (13.33%) JNCIP
3 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) APMP
4 2 (6.67%) CCDE
4 2 (6.67%) CCNA
4 2 (6.67%) CEH
4 2 (6.67%) CISSP
4 2 (6.67%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (6.67%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.67%) MCSE
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.67%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 26262
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) MISRA
2 1 (3.33%) MISRA C
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Firmware
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.67%) Snort
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) FortiGate
1 2 (6.67%) Snorby
1 2 (6.67%) Suricata
1 2 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Cisco
2 7 (23.33%) HP
3 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (20.00%) F5
3 6 (20.00%) Juniper
4 5 (16.67%) Meraki
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.67%) Xamarin
5 4 (13.33%) Aruba
5 4 (13.33%) Extreme Networks
5 4 (13.33%) Ubiquiti
6 3 (10.00%) VMware
7 2 (6.67%) Apple
7 2 (6.67%) Mitel
7 2 (6.67%) ProCurve
7 2 (6.67%) Symantec
7 2 (6.67%) Veeam
7 2 (6.67%) Virgin Media