Period
to 16 December 2018

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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 236 218
Rank change year-on-year +72 -18 +90
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 183 121 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.86% 1.01% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.57% 5.41% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 138 110 133
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +27.66%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £63,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,912 2,238 2,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.46% 18.60% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,334 1,843 1,661
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 16 December 2018.

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 16 December 2018. 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 +87 122 £36,000 -24.21% 17
Hertfordshire +11 41 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Bedfordshire +5 12 £55,000 +54.93% 1
Suffolk +4 5 £47,500 +104.30%
Norfolk - 2 £37,250 - 3
Essex +4 1 - - 1
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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.

1 127 (69.40%) Cisco
2 120 (65.57%) Firewall
3 112 (61.20%) WAN
4 111 (60.66%) LAN
5 97 (53.01%) Network Security
6 96 (52.46%) TCP/IP
7 94 (51.37%) Cisco Certification
8 91 (49.73%) Network Management
9 86 (46.99%) CCNA
10 84 (45.90%) CheckPoint
10 84 (45.90%) Ethernet
11 83 (45.36%) Problem-Solving
12 73 (39.89%) OSPF
13 64 (34.97%) Retail
14 62 (33.88%) Self-Motivation
15 55 (30.05%) Data Centre
16 54 (29.51%) VoIP
17 46 (25.14%) CCNP
18 44 (24.04%) Avaya
19 42 (22.95%) Palo Alto
20 41 (22.40%) CCSA
21 40 (21.86%) Information Security
22 38 (20.77%) Nortel
22 38 (20.77%) Intrusion Detection
22 38 (20.77%) Riverbed
22 38 (20.77%) SolarWinds
22 38 (20.77%) Analytical Skills
23 37 (20.22%) Kalman Filter
23 37 (20.22%) Web Filtering
23 37 (20.22%) Stealthwatch

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 2 (1.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.01%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.83%) GitHub
2 7 (3.83%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (2.19%) Akamai
3 4 (2.19%) IaaS
3 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 120 (65.57%) Firewall
2 112 (61.20%) WAN
3 111 (60.66%) LAN
4 97 (53.01%) Network Security
5 96 (52.46%) TCP/IP
6 84 (45.90%) Ethernet
7 73 (39.89%) OSPF
8 54 (29.51%) VoIP
9 38 (20.77%) Intrusion Detection
10 37 (20.22%) Wireshark
11 35 (19.13%) BGP
12 33 (18.03%) Wireless
13 20 (10.93%) 802.11
14 14 (7.65%) Internet
15 11 (6.01%) DNS
15 11 (6.01%) VPN
16 10 (5.46%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (5.46%) VLAN
17 8 (4.37%) Cisco Nexus
17 8 (4.37%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.73%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.55%) Big Data
4 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.64%) JIRA
2 1 (0.55%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.55%) Selenium
2 1 (0.55%) WebDriver
General
1 64 (34.97%) Retail
2 8 (4.37%) Finance
3 7 (3.83%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.55%) Automotive
5 1 (0.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 74 (40.44%) Analyst
2 72 (39.34%) Network Analyst
3 32 (17.49%) Network Security Analyst
3 32 (17.49%) Security Analyst
4 30 (16.39%) Network Engineer
5 23 (12.57%) Wireless Engineer
6 20 (10.93%) Team Leader
7 14 (7.65%) Network Manager
8 13 (7.10%) Architect
9 8 (4.37%) Embedded Engineer
9 8 (4.37%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 8 (4.37%) LAN/WAN Analyst
9 8 (4.37%) Software Engineer
10 7 (3.83%) Cisco Analyst
10 7 (3.83%) Cisco Network Analyst
10 7 (3.83%) Network Team Leader
10 7 (3.83%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.28%) Cisco Engineer
11 6 (3.28%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 6 (3.28%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (13.66%) 802.1X
2 5 (2.73%) Ajax
2 5 (2.73%) AngularJS
2 5 (2.73%) CSS
2 5 (2.73%) HTML
2 5 (2.73%) JSON
2 5 (2.73%) REST
2 5 (2.73%) Yocto
3 3 (1.64%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (33.88%) Self-Motivation
2 55 (30.05%) Data Centre
3 38 (20.77%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.56%) Robotics
5 11 (6.01%) Driving Licence
6 8 (4.37%) Management Information System
6 8 (4.37%) Virtual Team
7 6 (3.28%) Private Cloud
8 5 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.73%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (2.19%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (2.19%) iSeries
9 4 (2.19%) Replication
10 3 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.55%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.55%) IVR
11 1 (0.55%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.55%) Over-the-Top Content
11 1 (0.55%) Video on Demand
11 1 (0.55%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.29%) Linux
2 13 (7.10%) Windows
3 6 (3.28%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (2.73%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.19%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.09%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.09%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (49.73%) Network Management
2 83 (45.36%) Problem-Solving
3 40 (21.86%) Information Security
4 37 (20.22%) Kalman Filter
4 37 (20.22%) Web Filtering
5 32 (17.49%) Change Control
6 30 (16.39%) ITIL
7 24 (13.11%) Software Engineering
8 23 (12.57%) Computer Science
9 22 (12.02%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (8.74%) DevOps
10 16 (8.74%) Line Management
10 16 (8.74%) Network Design
11 12 (6.56%) Mentoring
11 12 (6.56%) Service Management
12 11 (6.01%) Coaching
13 10 (5.46%) Project Management
13 10 (5.46%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (5.46%) WAN Optimisation
14 9 (4.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.46%) C
2 8 (4.37%) C++
2 8 (4.37%) PHP
3 7 (3.83%) Java
4 3 (1.64%) Assembly Language
4 3 (1.64%) Embedded C++
5 1 (0.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.55%) Perl
5 1 (0.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 94 (51.37%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (46.99%) CCNA
3 46 (25.14%) CCNP
4 41 (22.40%) CCSA
5 16 (8.74%) Degree
6 8 (4.37%) CCDP
6 8 (4.37%) JNCIA
7 4 (2.19%) CCDA
7 4 (2.19%) CCIE
7 4 (2.19%) CCMSE
7 4 (2.19%) CWAP
7 4 (2.19%) CWDP
7 4 (2.19%) CWNA
7 4 (2.19%) DBS Check
7 4 (2.19%) JNCIE
8 2 (1.09%) CCENT
8 2 (1.09%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.09%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.65%) SLA
2 2 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.09%) SAS 70
3 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.37%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.19%) VMware NSX
3 4 (2.19%) VMware Server
4 2 (1.09%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 37 (20.22%) Stealthwatch
2 11 (6.01%) Grafana
2 11 (6.01%) Prometheus
3 9 (4.92%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (3.28%) Packer
4 6 (3.28%) Terraform
5 2 (1.09%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.55%) SCCM
6 1 (0.55%) SCOM
6 1 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 127 (69.40%) Cisco
2 84 (45.90%) CheckPoint
3 44 (24.04%) Avaya
4 42 (22.95%) Palo Alto
5 38 (20.77%) Nortel
5 38 (20.77%) Riverbed
5 38 (20.77%) SolarWinds
6 32 (17.49%) Nokia
6 32 (17.49%) Symantec
7 20 (10.93%) Juniper
8 19 (10.38%) Aruba
9 14 (7.65%) VMware
10 11 (6.01%) Siemens
11 10 (5.46%) F5
12 7 (3.83%) Google
13 5 (2.73%) Meraki
13 5 (2.73%) Microsoft
13 5 (2.73%) Polycom
13 5 (2.73%) WorldPay
14 4 (2.19%) Aerohive Networks