Period
to 22 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 154 176 203
Rank change year-on-year +22 +27 +7
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 119 163 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.73% 1.54% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.40% 8.28% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 100 131 142
East of England median annual salary £35,750 £46,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.12% -7.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £22,750 £30,000 £22,713
90th Percentile £60,000 £72,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +1.80%

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 of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,417 1,968 2,247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.65% 18.57% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,067 1,390 1,887
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £46,809 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.45% +5.56% -

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in the East of England

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in the East of England

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in the East of England

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Hertfordshire +73 58 £35,000 -39.13% 8
Cambridgeshire -18 35 £50,000 +38.89% 29
Bedfordshire +4 15 £23,500 -57.27% 2
Norfolk +11 9 £31,500 +16.67% 3
Essex +23 4 £37,000 +48.00% 2
Suffolk +10 1 £32,500 -29.73% 1
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 East of England region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 57 (47.90%) Cisco
2 50 (42.02%) Cisco Certification
3 49 (41.18%) Windows
4 46 (38.66%) Firewall
5 36 (30.25%) CCNA
6 32 (26.89%) DNS
7 31 (26.05%) Linux
7 31 (26.05%) Internet
8 29 (24.37%) WAN
9 28 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (21.85%) LAN
10 26 (21.85%) Analytical Skills
11 25 (21.01%) 4G
11 25 (21.01%) Microsoft
11 25 (21.01%) 3G
11 25 (21.01%) Wireless
11 25 (21.01%) 2G
12 23 (19.33%) CCNP
12 23 (19.33%) Office 365
13 22 (18.49%) Microsoft Office
14 21 (17.65%) Azure
15 20 (16.81%) AWS
15 20 (16.81%) HP
16 19 (15.97%) Python
16 19 (15.97%) Red Hat
16 19 (15.97%) Problem-Solving
17 18 (15.13%) Active Directory
18 17 (14.29%) DHCP
19 16 (13.45%) VPN
19 16 (13.45%) Bluetooth

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 11 (9.24%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.72%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.04%) nginx
4 5 (4.20%) Apache
4 5 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.20%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.84%) Confluence
5 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 22 (18.49%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.84%) CATIA
Cloud Services
1 23 (19.33%) Office 365
2 21 (17.65%) Azure
3 20 (16.81%) AWS
4 16 (13.45%) GCP
5 14 (11.76%) SaaS
6 5 (4.20%) OneDrive
7 4 (3.36%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (3.36%) GitHub
8 3 (2.52%) AWS CodePipeline
9 1 (0.84%) Akamai
9 1 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.84%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.84%) G Suite
9 1 (0.84%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.84%) Slack
9 1 (0.84%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 46 (38.66%) Firewall
2 32 (26.89%) DNS
3 31 (26.05%) Internet
4 29 (24.37%) WAN
5 26 (21.85%) LAN
6 25 (21.01%) 2G
6 25 (21.01%) 3G
6 25 (21.01%) 4G
6 25 (21.01%) Wireless
7 17 (14.29%) DHCP
8 16 (13.45%) Bluetooth
8 16 (13.45%) VPN
9 15 (12.61%) 2.5G
9 15 (12.61%) 5G
10 14 (11.76%) TCP/IP
11 12 (10.08%) SNMP
12 11 (9.24%) LTE
12 11 (9.24%) MPLS
13 10 (8.40%) GPRS
13 10 (8.40%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.04%) BigQuery
2 6 (5.04%) MySQL
3 4 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.36%) FileMaker
4 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (7.56%) JIRA
2 6 (5.04%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.68%) TestRail
4 1 (0.84%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.84%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.84%) Redmine
4 1 (0.84%) Robot Framework
4 1 (0.84%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (8.40%) Electronics
2 8 (6.72%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.88%) Finance
4 6 (5.04%) Automotive
4 6 (5.04%) Retail
5 4 (3.36%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.52%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.68%) French Language
7 2 (1.68%) German Language
7 2 (1.68%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (26.05%) Network Engineer
2 15 (12.61%) Developer
3 11 (9.24%) Analyst
3 11 (9.24%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (8.40%) Requirements Engineer
4 10 (8.40%) Wireless Engineer
5 9 (7.56%) Field Engineer
6 8 (6.72%) Architect
6 8 (6.72%) IT Support
7 7 (5.88%) IT Engineer
7 7 (5.88%) PHP Developer
7 7 (5.88%) Platform Architect
8 6 (5.04%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) Embedded Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.40%) Laravel
2 8 (6.72%) AngularJS
2 8 (6.72%) React
3 7 (5.88%) jQuery
4 5 (4.20%) LAMP
4 5 (4.20%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (4.20%) Web Services
4 5 (4.20%) XML
5 4 (3.36%) Node.js
6 3 (2.52%) Django
6 3 (2.52%) HTML
7 2 (1.68%) 802.1X
7 2 (1.68%) CSS
7 2 (1.68%) JSON
8 1 (0.84%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.85%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.40%) Handset
2 10 (8.40%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (6.72%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.36%) Life Science
4 4 (3.36%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.52%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.52%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.68%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.68%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.68%) User Experience
7 1 (0.84%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.84%) AS400
7 1 (0.84%) CCTV
7 1 (0.84%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.84%) IVR
7 1 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (0.84%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.84%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 49 (41.18%) Windows
2 31 (26.05%) Linux
3 15 (12.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (12.61%) Ubuntu
3 15 (12.61%) Windows Server
4 14 (11.76%) Windows 10
5 11 (9.24%) Windows 7
6 9 (7.56%) Apple iOS
6 9 (7.56%) CentOS
7 8 (6.72%) Android
8 4 (3.36%) Debian
8 4 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.68%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.68%) Unix
10 1 (0.84%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.84%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.84%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (15.97%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 13 (10.92%) DevOps
4 13 (10.92%) Validation
5 12 (10.08%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (10.08%) Scrum
5 12 (10.08%) Test Automation
5 12 (10.08%) User Stories
6 11 (9.24%) Kanban
6 11 (9.24%) Network Management
7 10 (8.40%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (8.40%) ITIL
7 10 (8.40%) Mentoring
7 10 (8.40%) Requirements Engineering
7 10 (8.40%) Requirements Management
7 10 (8.40%) Service Management
7 10 (8.40%) Use Case
7 10 (8.40%) WAN Optimisation
8 8 (6.72%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.97%) Python
2 11 (9.24%) PHP
3 8 (6.72%) Bash Shell
3 8 (6.72%) C++
4 7 (5.88%) C
5 6 (5.04%) Embedded C
5 6 (5.04%) Embedded C++
6 5 (4.20%) Perl
7 4 (3.36%) Java
8 2 (1.68%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.84%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.84%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (42.02%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (30.25%) CCNA
3 23 (19.33%) CCNP
4 15 (12.61%) Degree
5 8 (6.72%) CCIE
5 8 (6.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (5.88%) JNCIA
6 7 (5.88%) JNCIS
7 6 (5.04%) CCSA
8 3 (2.52%) CWNE
8 3 (2.52%) JNCIE
8 3 (2.52%) JNCIP
8 3 (2.52%) Novell Certification
9 2 (1.68%) CCENT
9 2 (1.68%) MCP
9 2 (1.68%) MCSA
9 2 (1.68%) MCSE
10 1 (0.84%) CCDP
10 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (4.20%) QA
2 1 (0.84%) GDPR
2 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (15.13%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.92%) vSphere
3 9 (7.56%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.36%) Samba
6 3 (2.52%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.84%) Docker
7 1 (0.84%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (5.88%) SCCM
2 6 (5.04%) Kubernetes
2 6 (5.04%) SCOM
2 6 (5.04%) Terraform
3 3 (2.52%) Stealthwatch
4 2 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.68%) Puppet
5 1 (0.84%) Ansible
5 1 (0.84%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.84%) Kibana
5 1 (0.84%) logstash
5 1 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.84%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.84%) vRealize
5 1 (0.84%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (47.90%) Cisco
2 25 (21.01%) Microsoft
3 20 (16.81%) HP
4 19 (15.97%) Red Hat
5 15 (12.61%) VMware
6 14 (11.76%) Juniper
7 11 (9.24%) Dell
7 11 (9.24%) Intel
8 9 (7.56%) CheckPoint
8 9 (7.56%) Palo Alto
9 8 (6.72%) Sophos
10 6 (5.04%) SolarWinds
11 5 (4.20%) Apple
11 5 (4.20%) Meraki
11 5 (4.20%) SonicWALL
12 4 (3.36%) Draytek
12 4 (3.36%) Fortinet
12 4 (3.36%) Google
12 4 (3.36%) Synology
13 3 (2.52%) Aruba