Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 103 130
Rank change year-on-year -2 +27 +19
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 6 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.51% 1.05% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.61% 5.98% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 13
Kent median annual salary £46,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,050 £31,875 £27,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £45,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +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 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 230 251 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.66% 17.49% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 212 212 386
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +4.17% -1.37%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,200 £55,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +1.18%

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 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 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
West Malling - 2 £55,000 -
Maidstone +6 1 £20,500 -31.67%
Margate - 1 £37,500 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £29,500 -
Wi-Fi
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) ADSL
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) SHDSL
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) 4G
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (33.33%) Email Filtering
3 2 (33.33%) Web Filtering
4 1 (16.67%) GDPR
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) 4G
3 2 (33.33%) ADSL
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) SHDSL
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) 802.11
4 1 (16.67%) DSL
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) Telnet
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Field Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) EPoS Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) EPoS
1 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Email Filtering
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (33.33%) Web Filtering
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Aruba
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) ProCurve
2 1 (16.67%) VMware