Period
to 23 May 2019

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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > East of England
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 178 241 204
Rank change year-on-year +63 -37 +90
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 117 132 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.47% 1.07% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.47% 6.08% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 96 103 137
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £27,061 £32,650 £23,500
90th Percentile £70,625 £73,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 1,567 2,171 2,001
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.64% 17.56% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,148 1,676 1,573
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,050
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +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 23 May 2019.

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 23 May 2019. 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 +82 64 £37,500 -19.35% 6
Hertfordshire -11 25 £52,500 -12.50% 4
Essex +34 12 £27,879 -38.05% 1
Norfolk - 9 £30,000 -
Bedfordshire -7 7 £30,500 -13.48% 2
Suffolk +26 2 £22,000 -61.74%
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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 60 (51.28%) Firewall
2 57 (48.72%) Cisco
3 49 (41.88%) WAN
4 48 (41.03%) TCP/IP
4 48 (41.03%) LAN
5 46 (39.32%) Network Security
6 43 (36.75%) Ethernet
7 42 (35.90%) Wireless
8 40 (34.19%) Cisco Certification
9 39 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 39 (33.33%) Network Management
10 36 (30.77%) CCNA
11 34 (29.06%) Data Centre
12 33 (28.21%) OSPF
13 32 (27.35%) Self-Motivation
13 32 (27.35%) Problem-Solving
14 30 (25.64%) Retail
15 27 (23.08%) Palo Alto
16 25 (21.37%) SolarWinds
17 24 (20.51%) Juniper
18 23 (19.66%) Internet
18 23 (19.66%) CCNP
18 23 (19.66%) Linux
19 20 (17.09%) VoIP
20 19 (16.24%) Wireshark
20 19 (16.24%) CCSA
20 19 (16.24%) Web Filtering
20 19 (16.24%) Kalman Filter
21 18 (15.38%) Information Security
21 18 (15.38%) Agile Software Development

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 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (6.84%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.42%) CATIA
2 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.84%) Office 365
2 4 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.56%) Akamai
4 2 (1.71%) IaaS
5 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.85%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.85%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 60 (51.28%) Firewall
2 49 (41.88%) WAN
3 48 (41.03%) LAN
3 48 (41.03%) TCP/IP
4 46 (39.32%) Network Security
5 43 (36.75%) Ethernet
6 42 (35.90%) Wireless
7 33 (28.21%) OSPF
8 23 (19.66%) Internet
9 20 (17.09%) VoIP
10 19 (16.24%) Wireshark
11 17 (14.53%) MPLS
12 15 (12.82%) Bluetooth
13 14 (11.97%) BGP
14 13 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
15 12 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (9.40%) DNS
17 10 (8.55%) 802.11
18 9 (7.69%) 3G
18 9 (7.69%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Bugzilla
1 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 30 (25.64%) Retail
2 14 (11.97%) Telecoms
3 11 (9.40%) Finance
4 6 (5.13%) Automotive
5 2 (1.71%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.71%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 35 (29.91%) Analyst
2 34 (29.06%) Network Analyst
3 24 (20.51%) Network Engineer
4 19 (16.24%) Network Security Analyst
4 19 (16.24%) Security Analyst
5 16 (13.68%) Wireless Engineer
6 8 (6.84%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) Embedded Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) Wireless Network Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Requirements Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.27%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) IT Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) IT Support
9 5 (4.27%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.68%) 802.1X
2 7 (5.98%) HTML
3 6 (5.13%) Ajax
3 6 (5.13%) AngularJS
3 6 (5.13%) CSS
3 6 (5.13%) JSON
3 6 (5.13%) REST
4 5 (4.27%) Yocto
5 2 (1.71%) XML
6 1 (0.85%) .NET
6 1 (0.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 34 (29.06%) Data Centre
2 32 (27.35%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.13%) Handset
4 6 (5.13%) Internet of Things
4 6 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.13%) Smart City
4 6 (5.13%) Smart Meter
5 5 (4.27%) IVR
5 5 (4.27%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (3.42%) AS400
6 4 (3.42%) FMCG
7 3 (2.56%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.56%) Robotics
8 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.71%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.71%) IPTV
8 2 (1.71%) User Experience
9 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.66%) Linux
2 16 (13.68%) Windows
3 7 (5.98%) Unix
4 6 (5.13%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (5.13%) Windows 10
5 4 (3.42%) Windows 2000
5 4 (3.42%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.56%) Android
7 2 (1.71%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.71%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (33.33%) Network Management
2 32 (27.35%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (16.24%) Kalman Filter
3 19 (16.24%) Web Filtering
4 18 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (15.38%) Information Security
5 14 (11.97%) Mentoring
6 13 (11.11%) Change Control
6 13 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 12 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 12 (10.26%) ITIL
7 12 (10.26%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (7.69%) Break/Fix
9 8 (6.84%) Service Management
9 8 (6.84%) Validation
10 6 (5.13%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (5.13%) Network Design
10 6 (5.13%) Project Management
10 6 (5.13%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.53%) Python
2 13 (11.11%) C
3 8 (6.84%) C++
3 8 (6.84%) Embedded C
4 7 (5.98%) Bash Shell
4 7 (5.98%) Java
4 7 (5.98%) Perl
5 6 (5.13%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.85%) C#
7 1 (0.85%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.85%) SQL
7 1 (0.85%) VB
7 1 (0.85%) VC++
Qualifications
1 40 (34.19%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (30.77%) CCNA
3 23 (19.66%) CCNP
4 19 (16.24%) CCSA
5 11 (9.40%) Degree
6 3 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.71%) CCIE
7 2 (1.71%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.71%) Novell Certification
8 1 (0.85%) CCDP
8 1 (0.85%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.85%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.85%) MCP
8 1 (0.85%) MCSE
8 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.40%) SLA
2 2 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.85%) GDPR
3 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.69%) Firmware
2 4 (3.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.56%) VMware NSX
4 2 (1.71%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.85%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (14.53%) Stealthwatch
2 3 (2.56%) Grafana
2 3 (2.56%) Prometheus
3 2 (1.71%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.71%) TrustSec
3 2 (1.71%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.85%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.85%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.85%) Puppet
4 1 (0.85%) SCCM
4 1 (0.85%) SCOM
4 1 (0.85%) vRealize
Vendors
1 57 (48.72%) Cisco
2 39 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 27 (23.08%) Palo Alto
4 25 (21.37%) SolarWinds
5 24 (20.51%) Juniper
6 17 (14.53%) Symantec
7 16 (13.68%) Avaya
7 16 (13.68%) Riverbed
8 13 (11.11%) Nokia
9 12 (10.26%) Aruba
10 10 (8.55%) Nortel
11 9 (7.69%) Microsoft
12 7 (5.98%) ServiceNow
13 6 (5.13%) VMware
14 5 (4.27%) HP
15 4 (3.42%) IFS
15 4 (3.42%) Meraki
16 3 (2.56%) Fortinet
16 3 (2.56%) Siemens
17 2 (1.71%) Dell