Period
to 26 January 2020

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 26 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 165 158 228
Rank change year-on-year -7 +70 -9
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 91 178 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.51% 1.90% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.85% 9.63% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 62 132 116
East of England median annual salary £34,500 £43,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.14% -12.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £23,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £66,875
England median annual salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -7.78% +5.88% +6.25%

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 1,159 1,849 2,192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.28% 19.75% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 875 1,315 1,810
East of England median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,250
90th Percentile £64,350 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 26 January 2020.

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 26 January 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
Hertfordshire +65 42 £42,500 -26.09% 6
Cambridgeshire -33 29 £35,000 -2.78% 15
Bedfordshire +12 8 £28,250 -29.38% 3
Suffolk +9 5 £48,750 +2.63% 3
Norfolk -6 5 £38,500 -18.95% 3
Essex +8 2 £34,000 +4.62% 7
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 East of England region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 39 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (40.66%) Cisco
2 37 (40.66%) Firewall
3 36 (39.56%) CCNA
4 35 (38.46%) WAN
5 32 (35.16%) LAN
6 31 (34.07%) Internet
7 28 (30.77%) Windows
8 25 (27.47%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (24.18%) Juniper
10 21 (23.08%) MPLS
11 20 (21.98%) WAN Optimisation
11 20 (21.98%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (20.88%) Self-Motivation
12 19 (20.88%) Linux
13 17 (18.68%) Sophos
14 16 (17.58%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (16.48%) JNCIA
15 15 (16.48%) JNCIS
15 15 (16.48%) Azure
15 15 (16.48%) TCP/IP
16 14 (15.38%) Python
16 14 (15.38%) AWS
16 14 (15.38%) Test Automation
17 13 (14.29%) Microsoft
18 12 (13.19%) DNS
18 12 (13.19%) Active Directory
18 12 (13.19%) Wireless
18 12 (13.19%) SaaS
18 12 (13.19%) Kanban

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 9 (9.89%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.49%) nginx
3 4 (4.40%) Apache
3 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (4.40%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.30%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.10%) Confluence
5 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.10%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.10%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.48%) Azure
2 14 (15.38%) AWS
3 12 (13.19%) GCP
3 12 (13.19%) SaaS
4 10 (10.99%) Office 365
5 4 (4.40%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (3.30%) GitHub
6 3 (3.30%) OneDrive
7 2 (2.20%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (1.10%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.10%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 37 (40.66%) Firewall
2 35 (38.46%) WAN
3 32 (35.16%) LAN
4 31 (34.07%) Internet
5 21 (23.08%) MPLS
6 15 (16.48%) TCP/IP
7 12 (13.19%) DNS
7 12 (13.19%) Wireless
8 9 (9.89%) DHCP
9 7 (7.69%) 4G
9 7 (7.69%) 5G
9 7 (7.69%) Broadband
10 6 (6.59%) 2.5G
10 6 (6.59%) 2G
10 6 (6.59%) 3G
11 5 (5.49%) Multicast
11 5 (5.49%) VLAN
12 4 (4.40%) IPsec
12 4 (4.40%) LTE
12 4 (4.40%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.59%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.40%) BigQuery
3 4 (4.40%) FileMaker
3 4 (4.40%) MySQL
4 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (10.99%) JIRA
2 6 (6.59%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.30%) TestRail
4 1 (1.10%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.10%) Robot Framework
4 1 (1.10%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (9.89%) Electronics
2 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.30%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Automotive
4 2 (2.20%) Finance
4 2 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.10%) Marketing
5 1 (1.10%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 32 (35.16%) Network Engineer
2 14 (15.38%) Field Engineer
3 13 (14.29%) Developer
4 11 (12.09%) Network Field Engineer
5 10 (10.99%) IT Support
5 10 (10.99%) Support Engineer
6 9 (9.89%) Analyst
7 7 (7.69%) Architect
8 6 (6.59%) IT Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) PHP Developer
8 6 (6.59%) Platform Architect
8 6 (6.59%) Test Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Senior Architect
9 5 (5.49%) Technical Support
10 4 (4.40%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) Network Support
10 4 (4.40%) Network Support Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Support Specialist
10 4 (4.40%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.79%) Laravel
2 6 (6.59%) AngularJS
2 6 (6.59%) jQuery
2 6 (6.59%) React
3 4 (4.40%) LAMP
3 4 (4.40%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (3.30%) CSS
4 3 (3.30%) Django
4 3 (3.30%) HTML
4 3 (3.30%) JSON
4 3 (3.30%) Node.js
4 3 (3.30%) Web Services
5 1 (1.10%) .NET
5 1 (1.10%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.10%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.98%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (20.88%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.49%) Driving Licence
5 4 (4.40%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (4.40%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.30%) Smartphone
6 3 (3.30%) User Experience
7 2 (2.20%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.20%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.20%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.20%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.10%) CCTV
8 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.10%) Media Streaming
8 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Licensing
8 1 (1.10%) Music Streaming
8 1 (1.10%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.77%) Windows
2 19 (20.88%) Linux
3 10 (10.99%) Windows Server
4 7 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.49%) Android
6 5 (5.49%) Apple iOS
6 5 (5.49%) CentOS
7 3 (3.30%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.20%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.10%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.47%) Problem-Solving
2 20 (21.98%) WAN Optimisation
3 16 (17.58%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 12 (13.19%) Kanban
5 12 (13.19%) Scrum
6 10 (10.99%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (10.99%) DevOps
7 9 (9.89%) Analytics
7 9 (9.89%) Collaborative Working
7 9 (9.89%) Computer Science
7 9 (9.89%) Performance Analysis
8 8 (8.79%) Demand Forecasting
9 7 (7.69%) Data Architecture
9 7 (7.69%) Data Security
9 7 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 7 (7.69%) Presales
10 6 (6.59%) B2B
10 6 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (6.59%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.38%) Python
2 9 (9.89%) PHP
3 4 (4.40%) Bash Shell
3 4 (4.40%) C++
3 4 (4.40%) Perl
4 3 (3.30%) C
4 3 (3.30%) Java
4 3 (3.30%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.30%) Tcl
5 2 (2.20%) Embedded C
5 2 (2.20%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.10%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.10%) C#
6 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 39 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (39.56%) CCNA
3 15 (16.48%) JNCIA
3 15 (16.48%) JNCIS
4 12 (13.19%) Degree
5 8 (8.79%) CCNP
6 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.40%) CCIE
7 4 (4.40%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (3.30%) CCSA
9 2 (2.20%) CCENT
9 2 (2.20%) CWNE
9 2 (2.20%) JNCIE
9 2 (2.20%) JNCIP
9 2 (2.20%) MCSA
10 1 (1.10%) CCDP
10 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (5.49%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) GDPR
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 12 (13.19%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.99%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.69%) vSphere
4 5 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.30%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.10%) Firmware
6 1 (1.10%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (4.40%) Kubernetes
1 4 (4.40%) Terraform
2 3 (3.30%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.30%) SCCM
2 3 (3.30%) Stealthwatch
3 2 (2.20%) SCOM
4 1 (1.10%) Ansible
4 1 (1.10%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.10%) Kibana
4 1 (1.10%) logstash
4 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.10%) Puppet
4 1 (1.10%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (40.66%) Cisco
2 22 (24.18%) Juniper
3 17 (18.68%) Sophos
4 13 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 9 (9.89%) VMware
6 6 (6.59%) CheckPoint
6 6 (6.59%) Red Hat
7 5 (5.49%) HP
7 5 (5.49%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.40%) Palo Alto
9 3 (3.30%) SonicWALL
9 3 (3.30%) T-Plan
10 2 (2.20%) BT
10 2 (2.20%) Dell
10 2 (2.20%) Google
10 2 (2.20%) Intel
10 2 (2.20%) SAP
11 1 (1.10%) Apple
11 1 (1.10%) Lotus
11 1 (1.10%) Percona