Period
to 1 April 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 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > East of England
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 160 164 229
Rank change year-on-year +4 +65 +5
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 86 144 147
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.52% 1.70% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.73% 8.88% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 75 101 123
Median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -23.81% +16.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,500 £30,050
90th Percentile £52,500 £80,000 £78,500
England median annual salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -7.78% +5.88% +11.84%

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 1,113 1,622 2,244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.66% 19.17% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 864 1,200 1,797
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +2.78%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wi-Fi in the East of England over the 6 months to 1 April 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 1 April 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
Cambridgeshire -7 36 £35,000 -2.78% 13
Hertfordshire +37 35 £34,500 -34.29% 7
Suffolk +2 6 £48,750 +2.63% 1
Norfolk -7 4 £38,250 +4.79% 1
Essex +1 3 £45,000 +61.41% 6
Bedfordshire +18 2 £30,250 -21.94% 2
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 46 (53.49%) Cisco
1 46 (53.49%) Firewall
2 39 (45.35%) WAN
3 37 (43.02%) LAN
4 35 (40.70%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (38.37%) CCNA
6 29 (33.72%) Windows
7 28 (32.56%) Internet
8 27 (31.40%) Problem-Solving
9 25 (29.07%) Juniper
10 24 (27.91%) MPLS
11 23 (26.74%) Sophos
11 23 (26.74%) WAN Optimisation
12 21 (24.42%) Self-Motivation
13 19 (22.09%) Azure
14 18 (20.93%) AWS
14 18 (20.93%) Windows Server
15 17 (19.77%) Hyper-V
15 17 (19.77%) JNCIA
15 17 (19.77%) VMware
15 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
16 16 (18.60%) Active Directory
16 16 (18.60%) Office 365
17 15 (17.44%) JNCIS
17 15 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
18 13 (15.12%) DNS
18 13 (15.12%) TCP/IP
19 12 (13.95%) DHCP
19 12 (13.95%) MS Exchange
20 11 (12.79%) Exchange Server 2013

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 12 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (12.79%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (12.79%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.16%) Apache
4 1 (1.16%) Confluence
4 1 (1.16%) nginx
4 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.16%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.16%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 19 (22.09%) Azure
2 18 (20.93%) AWS
3 16 (18.60%) Office 365
4 10 (11.63%) OneDrive
5 4 (4.65%) GCP
5 4 (4.65%) Mimecast
5 4 (4.65%) SaaS
6 1 (1.16%) Akamai
6 1 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (53.49%) Firewall
2 39 (45.35%) WAN
3 37 (43.02%) LAN
4 28 (32.56%) Internet
5 24 (27.91%) MPLS
6 13 (15.12%) DNS
6 13 (15.12%) TCP/IP
7 12 (13.95%) DHCP
8 11 (12.79%) VoIP
9 10 (11.63%) Wireless
10 8 (9.30%) BGP
10 8 (9.30%) Network Security
10 8 (9.30%) VPN
11 7 (8.14%) Multicast
11 7 (8.14%) Structured Cabling
12 6 (6.98%) IPsec
12 6 (6.98%) IPv4
13 5 (5.81%) IPv6
13 5 (5.81%) PPP
13 5 (5.81%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.16%) BigQuery
3 1 (1.16%) FileMaker
3 1 (1.16%) MySQL
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) JIRA
2 5 (5.81%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.33%) TestRail
4 1 (1.16%) Robot Framework
General
1 11 (12.79%) Telecoms
2 10 (11.63%) Retail
3 7 (8.14%) Electronics
4 4 (4.65%) Finance
5 2 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.16%) Marketing
6 1 (1.16%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 36 (41.86%) Network Engineer
2 27 (31.40%) Field Engineer
3 20 (23.26%) Network Field Engineer
4 13 (15.12%) Analyst
5 12 (13.95%) IT Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) Support Engineer
7 8 (9.30%) IT Support
8 6 (6.98%) Test Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Cisco Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Network Support
9 5 (5.81%) Network Support Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Administrator
10 4 (4.65%) Installations Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Network Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.65%) Telephony Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.63%) Web Services
2 3 (3.49%) HTML
2 3 (3.49%) Laravel
3 2 (2.33%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.33%) CSS
3 2 (2.33%) jQuery
3 2 (2.33%) JSON
3 2 (2.33%) React
4 1 (1.16%) .NET
4 1 (1.16%) Django
4 1 (1.16%) LAMP
4 1 (1.16%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.16%) Node.js
4 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.42%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.81%) Driving Licence
3 5 (5.81%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (5.81%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.81%) Virtual Team
4 3 (3.49%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.33%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.33%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.16%) Media Streaming
6 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.16%) Music Streaming
6 1 (1.16%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (33.72%) Windows
2 18 (20.93%) Windows Server
3 10 (11.63%) Linux
4 3 (3.49%) Android
4 3 (3.49%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.33%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.33%) Unix
5 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (1.16%) CentOS
6 1 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.40%) Problem-Solving
2 23 (26.74%) WAN Optimisation
3 11 (12.79%) Decision-Making
4 8 (9.30%) Test Automation
5 6 (6.98%) B2B
5 6 (6.98%) ITIL
5 6 (6.98%) Kanban
5 6 (6.98%) Network Management
5 6 (6.98%) Scrum
6 5 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.81%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.81%) Presales
6 5 (5.81%) Technical Leadership
7 4 (4.65%) Analytics
7 4 (4.65%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (4.65%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (4.65%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (4.65%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (4.65%) Programme Management
7 4 (4.65%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.30%) Python
2 4 (4.65%) Perl
2 4 (4.65%) Tcl
3 2 (2.33%) C
3 2 (2.33%) C++
3 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.33%) PHP
4 1 (1.16%) Assembly Language
4 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.16%) C#
4 1 (1.16%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.16%) Embedded C++
4 1 (1.16%) Java
4 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (40.70%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (38.37%) CCNA
3 17 (19.77%) JNCIA
4 15 (17.44%) JNCIS
5 8 (9.30%) Degree
6 4 (4.65%) CCNP
7 1 (1.16%) CCDP
7 1 (1.16%) CCIE
7 1 (1.16%) CCSA
7 1 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) SLA
2 3 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.33%) PMO
4 1 (1.16%) GDPR
4 1 (1.16%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 17 (19.77%) Hyper-V
2 16 (18.60%) Active Directory
3 15 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (12.79%) vSphere
5 4 (4.65%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (2.33%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.16%) Firmware
7 1 (1.16%) VMware NSX
7 1 (1.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.16%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.16%) Puppet
2 1 (1.16%) Stealthwatch
2 1 (1.16%) Terraform
2 1 (1.16%) vCenter Server
2 1 (1.16%) vRealize
Vendors
1 46 (53.49%) Cisco
2 25 (29.07%) Juniper
3 23 (26.74%) Sophos
4 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
4 17 (19.77%) VMware
5 10 (11.63%) HP
5 10 (11.63%) SonicWALL
6 8 (9.30%) CheckPoint
7 6 (6.98%) Meraki
8 5 (5.81%) Palo Alto
9 4 (4.65%) Panasonic
9 4 (4.65%) T-Plan
10 3 (3.49%) BT
11 2 (2.33%) Avaya
11 2 (2.33%) Citrix
11 2 (2.33%) Nortel
11 2 (2.33%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.16%) Aruba
12 1 (1.16%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.16%) Tufin