Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 220 285
Rank change year-on-year -1 +65 -2
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 133 159 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.10% 1.20% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.78% 7.51% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 122 132 72
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +32.35% -20.00%
10th Percentile £23,500 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,000 £61,125
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 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 2300 2116 2589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.00% 15.97% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1907 1710 2032
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,100 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 November 2017.

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 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
Cambridgeshire -29 74 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Hertfordshire -11 45 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Essex +37 12 £21,000 -12.50%
Bedfordshire +30 2 £31,000 -61.25%
Suffolk +8 1 £23,250 -28.46% 1
Wi-Fi
England

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

1 74 (55.64%) Wireless
2 58 (43.61%) Python
3 51 (38.35%) C
4 44 (33.08%) Bluetooth
5 37 (27.82%) Degree
6 36 (27.07%) Linux
7 33 (24.81%) Software Engineering
8 31 (23.31%) LAN
8 31 (23.31%) WAN
8 31 (23.31%) Firewall
9 30 (22.56%) Telecoms
9 30 (22.56%) C++
10 29 (21.80%) Windows
11 26 (19.55%) Embedded C
12 25 (18.80%) Cisco
13 24 (18.05%) Cisco Certification
14 21 (15.79%) VPN
14 21 (15.79%) VMware
14 21 (15.79%) Embedded Systems
15 20 (15.04%) 802.1X
15 20 (15.04%) 802.11
16 19 (14.29%) Test Automation
17 18 (13.53%) Electronics
17 18 (13.53%) TCP/IP
17 18 (13.53%) MS Exchange
18 17 (12.78%) CCNA
18 17 (12.78%) HP
19 16 (12.03%) SQL
20 15 (11.28%) Citrix
21 14 (10.53%) DNS

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 18 (13.53%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (6.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (4.51%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (4.51%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.50%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.75%) Zimbra
Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.52%) Office 365
2 4 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.26%) Akamai
3 3 (2.26%) SaaS
4 2 (1.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.50%) Amazon Glacier
4 2 (1.50%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.50%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.50%) AWS CloudTrail
4 2 (1.50%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 74 (55.64%) Wireless
2 44 (33.08%) Bluetooth
3 31 (23.31%) Firewall
3 31 (23.31%) LAN
3 31 (23.31%) WAN
4 21 (15.79%) VPN
5 20 (15.04%) 802.11
6 18 (13.53%) TCP/IP
7 14 (10.53%) DNS
8 13 (9.77%) DHCP
8 13 (9.77%) VLAN
9 12 (9.02%) Internet
9 12 (9.02%) iSCSI
10 10 (7.52%) RFID
10 10 (7.52%) VoIP
10 10 (7.52%) Wireless Security
11 9 (6.77%) SAN
12 7 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (5.26%) Network Security
13 6 (4.51%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.77%) SQL Server
1 9 (6.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (4.51%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (4.51%) NoSQL
2 6 (4.51%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.26%) MySQL
4 2 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 8 (6.02%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.50%) Hudson
General
1 30 (22.56%) Telecoms
2 18 (13.53%) Electronics
3 8 (6.02%) Finance
4 5 (3.76%) Mandarin Language
4 5 (3.76%) Military
5 3 (2.26%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.50%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Marketing
7 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (30.08%) Embedded Engineer
2 30 (22.56%) Embedded C Engineer
3 27 (20.30%) Software Engineer
4 19 (14.29%) Wireless Engineer
5 17 (12.78%) C++ Software Engineer
5 17 (12.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 16 (12.03%) Test Engineer
7 15 (11.28%) C Software Engineer
7 15 (11.28%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 15 (11.28%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 15 (11.28%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 15 (11.28%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 15 (11.28%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 15 (11.28%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 15 (11.28%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 13 (9.77%) Systems Engineer
8 13 (9.77%) Systems Test Engineer
9 10 (7.52%) Network Engineer
10 9 (6.77%) Information Security Consultant
10 9 (6.77%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.04%) 802.1X
2 6 (4.51%) Memcached
3 3 (2.26%) HTML
3 3 (2.26%) Laravel
3 3 (2.26%) Symfony
3 3 (2.26%) XML
4 1 (0.75%) Django
4 1 (0.75%) OpenEmbedded
4 1 (0.75%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.79%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.27%) Data Centre
3 10 (7.52%) Data Protection Act
3 10 (7.52%) Driving Licence
4 9 (6.77%) User Experience
5 8 (6.02%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.51%) Private Cloud
7 5 (3.76%) Device Driver
8 4 (3.01%) CCTV
9 3 (2.26%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.50%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.50%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.50%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.50%) Verilog
11 1 (0.75%) BYOD
11 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 36 (27.07%) Linux
2 29 (21.80%) Windows
3 12 (9.02%) Unix
4 11 (8.27%) Windows 7
4 11 (8.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (7.52%) Apple iOS
5 10 (7.52%) Windows 10
6 9 (6.77%) Windows Server
7 7 (5.26%) Android
8 5 (3.76%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.50%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.75%) CentOS
11 1 (0.75%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.81%) Software Engineering
2 19 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 13 (9.77%) Configuration Management
3 13 (9.77%) ITIL
4 12 (9.02%) Mentoring
4 12 (9.02%) Problem Management
5 11 (8.27%) Network Design
5 11 (8.27%) Project Management
6 10 (7.52%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (7.52%) Data Protection
6 10 (7.52%) DevOps
6 10 (7.52%) Embedded Software Development
6 10 (7.52%) Information Security
6 10 (7.52%) Patch Management
7 9 (6.77%) Change Management
7 9 (6.77%) Cryptography
7 9 (6.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (6.77%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (6.77%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (6.77%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 58 (43.61%) Python
2 51 (38.35%) C
3 30 (22.56%) C++
4 26 (19.55%) Embedded C
5 16 (12.03%) SQL
6 12 (9.02%) PowerShell
7 10 (7.52%) Assembly Language
8 9 (6.77%) VBScript
9 7 (5.26%) Java
9 7 (5.26%) Ruby
10 4 (3.01%) MATLAB
11 3 (2.26%) PHP
12 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.75%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.75%) Perl
12 1 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (27.82%) Degree
2 24 (18.05%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (12.78%) CCNA
4 10 (7.52%) CCNP
4 10 (7.52%) CWNA
5 6 (4.51%) CCAA
5 6 (4.51%) CISSP
5 6 (4.51%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (4.51%) MCSA
5 6 (4.51%) MCSE
5 6 (4.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (4.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (3.76%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.01%) BC Cleared
8 3 (2.26%) HND
8 3 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.75%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.77%) Cyber Essentials
1 9 (6.77%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 9 (6.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (6.77%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.26%) SLA
3 1 (0.75%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (8.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.52%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.52%) Hyper-V
3 9 (6.77%) Firmware
4 6 (4.51%) Docker
4 6 (4.51%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (4.51%) vSphere
5 3 (2.26%) VMware NSX
6 2 (1.50%) iptables
Systems Management
1 10 (7.52%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (4.51%) Kubernetes
3 4 (3.01%) Puppet
4 3 (2.26%) vCenter Server
4 3 (2.26%) vRealize
5 2 (1.50%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.75%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 25 (18.80%) Cisco
2 21 (15.79%) VMware
3 17 (12.78%) HP
4 15 (11.28%) Citrix
5 10 (7.52%) CheckPoint
6 7 (5.26%) Juniper
7 6 (4.51%) SonicWALL
8 5 (3.76%) F5
8 5 (3.76%) Fortinet
8 5 (3.76%) Microsoft
9 4 (3.01%) Aruba
9 4 (3.01%) Blue Coat
9 4 (3.01%) Meraki
9 4 (3.01%) Palo Alto
10 3 (2.26%) Arista
10 3 (2.26%) Riverbed
10 3 (2.26%) Tufin
11 2 (1.50%) Open-E
11 2 (1.50%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.50%) Sophos