Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 85 90
Rank change year-on-year -11 +5 +21
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 15 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.45% 0.51% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 3.68% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 14
Leicestershire median annual salary £45,000 £21,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +109.30% +2.38% -61.82%
10th Percentile £39,700 £20,750 £19,500
90th Percentile £51,000 £58,750 £34,625
East Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £30,450
% change year-on-year +4.71% +39.57% -15.46%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 180 136 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 17.41% 13.96% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 94 129 121
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £28,998 £26,250 £21,600
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,900 £51,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Leicestershire

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Leicestershire

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 17 February 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
Loughborough - 8 £48,000 - 1
Leicester -30 6 £44,000 +104.65% 1
Hinckley - 1 £45,000 -
Wi-Fi
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
1 9 (60.00%) Network Security
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (53.33%) Remedy
2 8 (53.33%) BGP
2 8 (53.33%) L2TP
2 8 (53.33%) RSVP
2 8 (53.33%) MPLS
2 8 (53.33%) Ethernet
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) CCNP
3 7 (46.67%) CCNA
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (33.33%) Modbus
5 5 (33.33%) Line Management
5 5 (33.33%) Time Management
5 5 (33.33%) Electronics
5 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 5 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (33.33%) CPLD
5 5 (33.33%) Python
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (33.33%) Perl
5 5 (33.33%) Bluetooth
5 5 (33.33%) Internet
5 5 (33.33%) EMC
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Network Security
2 8 (53.33%) BGP
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (53.33%) Ethernet
2 8 (53.33%) L2TP
2 8 (53.33%) MPLS
2 8 (53.33%) RSVP
3 5 (33.33%) Bluetooth
3 5 (33.33%) Internet
3 5 (33.33%) Modbus
3 5 (33.33%) RS-485
4 3 (20.00%) DNS
4 3 (20.00%) DWDM
4 3 (20.00%) IPsec
4 3 (20.00%) OSPF
4 3 (20.00%) PPP
4 3 (20.00%) SNMP
4 3 (20.00%) TACACS
4 3 (20.00%) xDSL
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.67%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 5 (33.33%) Electronics
1 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
3 2 (13.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Electronics Design Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Core Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Electronics Test Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Electronics Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (33.33%) CPLD
2 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) FreeRTOS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Line Management
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
1 5 (33.33%) Time Management
2 4 (26.67%) Schematic Capture
3 3 (20.00%) Presales
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Perl
2 5 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CCNA
1 7 (46.67%) CCNP
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) RANCID
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Remedy
3 5 (33.33%) EMC
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) VMware