Period
to 23 January 2019

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

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 94 111
Rank change year-on-year +12 +17 +31
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.23% 1.24% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.74% 6.13% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 15
Kent median annual salary £48,750 £42,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.71% +54.55% -42.11%
10th Percentile £43,375 £30,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £53,125 £54,000 £58,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% -11.76%

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 115 261 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 13.39% 20.17% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 101 210 280
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.15% +10.00% +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £22,850
90th Percentile £54,250 £65,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +0.46%

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
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 23 January 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
Sittingbourne - 2 £48,750 - 1
Wi-Fi
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Kent region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) BCP
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint

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 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) BCP
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware