Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 97 93
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4 +25
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 8 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.84% 0.55% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.44% 2.91% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 15
Kent median annual salary £52,500 £46,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.51% +23.33% +36.36%
10th Percentile £32,125 £26,050 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,750 £57,500 £47,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% -8.89%

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 180 206 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 18.79% 18.80% 18.98%
Number of salaries quoted 154 185 217
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £19,850 £21,250
90th Percentile £71,000 £57,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -2.30%

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 19 August 2019.

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 19 August 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 - 4 £43,750 -
Rochester - 3 £70,500 -
Margate -1 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Wi-Fi
South East

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (50.00%) NAS
2 4 (50.00%) BCP
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) MPLS
3 3 (37.50%) Google
3 3 (37.50%) Resource Management
3 3 (37.50%) SCCM
3 3 (37.50%) SCOM
3 3 (37.50%) SaaS

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 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) IaaS
3 3 (37.50%) PaaS
3 3 (37.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (50.00%) NAS
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) MPLS
3 3 (37.50%) Skype
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) Bluetooth
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Head of Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Head of IT
2 2 (25.00%) Head of IT Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) BCP
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (37.50%) Line Management
2 3 (37.50%) Resource Management
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Leadership
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C++
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
1 3 (37.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) Google