Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 97 103
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6 +41
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 5 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.48% 0.99% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.58% 4.98% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 28
Kent median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% +36.36% -31.25%
10th Percentile £25,150 £31,250 £24,225
90th Percentile £57,500 £45,000 £57,875
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +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 194 261 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 18.71% 19.94% 22.67%
Number of salaries quoted 176 210 358
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.26% +11.43% -2.78%
10th Percentile £19,875 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £44,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.29% -5.56% +5.88%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -7 1 £20,500 -20.39%
Sevenoaks - 1 £29,500 - 1
Wi-Fi
South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (80.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) ADSL
3 2 (40.00%) SHDSL
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (40.00%) 4G
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Email Filtering
3 2 (40.00%) Web Filtering
4 1 (20.00%) GDPR
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) 802.1X

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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) 4G
3 2 (40.00%) ADSL
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) SHDSL
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) 802.11
4 1 (20.00%) DSL
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) Telnet
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Field Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Field Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Email Filtering
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (40.00%) Web Filtering
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Aruba
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) ProCurve
2 1 (20.00%) VMware