Period
to 7 May 2021

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 7 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > East of England
6 months to
7 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 142 142 176
Rank change year-on-year 0 +34 +62
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 47 81 126
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.25% 1.70% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.18% 8.39% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 35 64 96
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,000 £27,281
25th Percentile £31,875 £26,250 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,500 £34,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +28.99% -23.33% -14.29%
75th Percentile £57,500 £37,813 £60,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £45,625 £80,000
England median annual salary £48,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +21.88% -11.11% -

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 655 965 1,617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.41% 20.26% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 429 752 1,208
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,525 £25,925
25th Percentile £35,428 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% - -5.56%
75th Percentile £64,000 £55,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,250 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% -

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 7 May 2021.

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 7 May 2021. 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 -19 21 £55,000 +57.14% 8
Essex +25 15 £40,000 +1.27% 2
Hertfordshire +17 6 £45,000 +30.43% 4
Norfolk +12 4 - -
Suffolk +14 1 £27,500 -57.69%
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 7 May 2021, 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 24 (51.06%) Firewall
2 23 (48.94%) Microsoft
3 20 (42.55%) Windows
3 20 (42.55%) Azure
4 17 (36.17%) Microsoft 365
4 17 (36.17%) WAN
4 17 (36.17%) Active Directory
5 16 (34.04%) Social Skills
6 15 (31.91%) LAN
7 14 (29.79%) Windows Server
8 13 (27.66%) VMware
9 12 (25.53%) Wireless
10 11 (23.40%) Cisco
11 10 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (21.28%) MPLS
11 10 (21.28%) Sophos
11 10 (21.28%) CCNA
12 9 (19.15%) SharePoint
12 9 (19.15%) ITIL
12 9 (19.15%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (19.15%) Organisational Skills
12 9 (19.15%) Hyper-V
12 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (17.02%) Veeam
13 8 (17.02%) Data Centre
13 8 (17.02%) Driving Licence
13 8 (17.02%) SD-WAN
13 8 (17.02%) ITSM
14 7 (14.89%) VLAN
14 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification

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 (19.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.13%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 20 (42.55%) Azure
2 17 (36.17%) Microsoft 365
3 7 (14.89%) OneDrive
4 4 (8.51%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (8.51%) Google Play
4 4 (8.51%) IaaS
5 2 (4.26%) Mimecast
5 2 (4.26%) PaaS
5 2 (4.26%) SaaS
6 1 (2.13%) Amazon Alexa
6 1 (2.13%) AWS
6 1 (2.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (51.06%) Firewall
2 17 (36.17%) WAN
3 15 (31.91%) LAN
4 12 (25.53%) Wireless
5 10 (21.28%) MPLS
6 8 (17.02%) SD-WAN
7 7 (14.89%) DHCP
7 7 (14.89%) VLAN
7 7 (14.89%) VPN
8 6 (12.77%) Broadband
9 5 (10.64%) DNS
9 5 (10.64%) Internet
10 4 (8.51%) Bluetooth
10 4 (8.51%) Network Security
11 3 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (6.38%) ZigBee
12 2 (4.26%) Ethernet
12 2 (4.26%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (4.26%) SAN
13 1 (2.13%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) GCC
General
1 16 (34.04%) Social Skills
2 9 (19.15%) Organisational Skills
3 4 (8.51%) Electronics
3 4 (8.51%) Finance
3 4 (8.51%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Games
5 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Automotive
5 1 (2.13%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (14.89%) Network Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Architect
2 6 (12.77%) Network Architect
2 6 (12.77%) Network Technical Architect
2 6 (12.77%) Support Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Technical Architect
3 5 (10.64%) Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Help Desk Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Help Desk Support
3 5 (10.64%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (6.38%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) Desktop Support
5 2 (4.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Service Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.13%) CSS
1 1 (2.13%) HTML
1 1 (2.13%) HTML5
1 1 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (2.13%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Data Centre
1 8 (17.02%) Driving Licence
2 6 (12.77%) Private Cloud
3 4 (8.51%) Smartphone
3 4 (8.51%) Social Media
4 3 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (4.26%) CCTV
5 2 (4.26%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (4.26%) FMCG
5 2 (4.26%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.13%) Analogue Electronics
6 1 (2.13%) EPoS
6 1 (2.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.13%) NHS
6 1 (2.13%) Smart Energy
6 1 (2.13%) Smart Home
6 1 (2.13%) VHDL
6 1 (2.13%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) Windows
2 14 (29.79%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.64%) Windows 10
4 4 (8.51%) Android
4 4 (8.51%) Linux
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (2.13%) FreeRTOS
6 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) ITIL
1 9 (19.15%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (17.02%) ITSM
3 7 (14.89%) Project Delivery
4 6 (12.77%) Architecture Roadmap
4 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (12.77%) Network Architecture
5 5 (10.64%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (10.64%) Service Management
6 4 (8.51%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.38%) Change Management
7 3 (6.38%) Network Design
7 3 (6.38%) Server Management
7 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.38%) WAN Optimisation
8 2 (4.26%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.26%) Line Management
8 2 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.26%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
1 5 (10.64%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) C
3 2 (4.26%) C++
3 2 (4.26%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.13%) Embedded C++
4 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.13%) PHP
4 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) CCNA
1 10 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.51%) JNCIA
4 3 (6.38%) JNCIS
5 2 (4.26%) CCIE
5 2 (4.26%) CCNP
5 2 (4.26%) VCP6
5 2 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.13%) Degree
6 1 (2.13%) MCP
6 1 (2.13%) MCTS
6 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) QA
3 1 (2.13%) ISO 26262
3 1 (2.13%) JTAG
System Software
1 17 (36.17%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.15%) Hyper-V
2 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (8.51%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (8.51%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (8.51%) vSphere
4 1 (2.13%) Docker
4 1 (2.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) PaperCut
2 3 (6.38%) SCCM
3 2 (4.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.66%) VMware
3 11 (23.40%) Cisco
4 10 (21.28%) Sophos
5 8 (17.02%) Veeam
6 7 (14.89%) HP
7 6 (12.77%) CheckPoint
7 6 (12.77%) Palo Alto
8 5 (10.64%) Google
8 5 (10.64%) WatchGuard
9 4 (8.51%) Avaya
9 4 (8.51%) BMC
9 4 (8.51%) Juniper
10 3 (6.38%) ServiceNow
11 2 (4.26%) Aruba
11 2 (4.26%) ConnectWise
11 2 (4.26%) NetApp
11 2 (4.26%) Nimble Storage
12 1 (2.13%) Fortinet
12 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds