Period
to 20 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 72 79 92
Rank change year-on-year +7 +13 +14
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 9 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.07% 0.24% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.16% 1.79% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 16
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +14.71% +54.55%
10th Percentile £34,700 £43,375 £30,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,125 £53,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +28.57% -2.78%

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 Kent with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 146 112 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 17.42% 13.22% 19.89%
Number of salaries quoted 138 98 204
Kent median annual salary £34,088 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.61% -17.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,775 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Kent

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Kent.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Kent

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Kent over the 6 months to 20 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in Kent

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 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
Dartford - 4 £43,750 -
Margate - 2 £45,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £42,500 -
Wi-Fi
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Kent region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 4 (44.44%) C
1 4 (44.44%) C++
1 4 (44.44%) Bluetooth
1 4 (44.44%) CCNP
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (44.44%) Firmware
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (33.33%) MPLS
2 3 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) VB
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) Office 365
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) NAS

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Bluetooth
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (33.33%) MPLS
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C
1 4 (44.44%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNP
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Firmware
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft