Period
to 22 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > London
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 361 389 478
Rank change year-on-year +28 +89 +63
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 147 352 330
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.61% 0.69% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.37% 5.19% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 152 318 293
Median annual salary £55,000 £41,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.53% -17.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,956 £27,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.29% -5.56% +5.26%

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,735 6,786 8,372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.26% 13.22% 13.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,261 5,666 6,908
Median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% - -
10th Percentile £37,000 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £85,188
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in London

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Wi-Fi in London.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in London

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wi-Fi in London over the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in London

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the London region over the 6 months to 22 January 2021. 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
Central London +47 22 £82,500 +73.68% 3
West London +66 6 £40,000 -20.00% 3
South London +34 6 £28,000 -25.33%
East London +27 5 £52,500 +68.67% 2
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 87 (59.18%) WAN
2 86 (58.50%) Firewall
3 83 (56.46%) LAN
3 83 (56.46%) Cisco
4 61 (41.50%) Azure
5 58 (39.46%) Microsoft
6 56 (38.10%) VPN
7 54 (36.73%) AWS
7 54 (36.73%) Office 365
8 52 (35.37%) VoIP
8 52 (35.37%) Active Directory
8 52 (35.37%) Cisco Certification
9 49 (33.33%) DNS
10 46 (31.29%) DHCP
11 45 (30.61%) Windows
12 43 (29.25%) Network Security
13 42 (28.57%) Linux
14 41 (27.89%) Wireless
15 38 (25.85%) Python
16 37 (25.17%) MPLS
17 36 (24.49%) OSPF
17 36 (24.49%) BGP
17 36 (24.49%) VMware
18 35 (23.81%) Palo Alto
19 34 (23.13%) Ansible
20 33 (22.45%) Finance
21 31 (21.09%) Microsoft Office
21 31 (21.09%) CCNP
22 30 (20.41%) TCP/IP
23 28 (19.05%) Riverbed

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 26 (17.69%) Skype for Business
2 19 (12.93%) SharePoint
3 9 (6.12%) MS Exchange
4 8 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (4.76%) IIS
6 4 (2.72%) Apache
7 3 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.68%) CMS
8 1 (0.68%) Confluence
8 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 31 (21.09%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (16.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.36%) AutoCAD
3 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 61 (41.50%) Azure
2 54 (36.73%) AWS
2 54 (36.73%) Office 365
3 26 (17.69%) Azure Active Directory
4 22 (14.97%) Route 53
4 22 (14.97%) Slack
5 20 (13.61%) GCP
6 11 (7.48%) G Suite
7 7 (4.76%) IaaS
7 7 (4.76%) Mimecast
8 6 (4.08%) OneDrive
9 5 (3.40%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.68%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 1 (0.68%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.68%) SaaS
11 1 (0.68%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 87 (59.18%) WAN
2 86 (58.50%) Firewall
3 83 (56.46%) LAN
4 56 (38.10%) VPN
5 52 (35.37%) VoIP
6 49 (33.33%) DNS
7 46 (31.29%) DHCP
8 43 (29.25%) Network Security
9 41 (27.89%) Wireless
10 37 (25.17%) MPLS
11 36 (24.49%) BGP
11 36 (24.49%) OSPF
12 30 (20.41%) TCP/IP
13 27 (18.37%) Wireshark
14 26 (17.69%) Skype
15 25 (17.01%) IPsec
16 24 (16.33%) Cisco ASA
17 22 (14.97%) MRTG
17 22 (14.97%) RIP
17 22 (14.97%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.36%) Apache Ignite
4 2 (1.36%) MySQL
5 1 (0.68%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (4.08%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 33 (22.45%) Finance
2 14 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.40%) Marketing
4 4 (2.72%) Banking
5 3 (2.04%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.36%) Law
6 2 (1.36%) Legal
6 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.36%) Retail
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Electronics
7 1 (0.68%) German Language
Job Titles
1 56 (38.10%) Network Engineer
2 27 (18.37%) Senior Network Engineer
3 18 (12.24%) Analyst
4 12 (8.16%) Cisco Engineer
5 10 (6.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (6.12%) Support Engineer
7 8 (5.44%) Administrator
8 7 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 7 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.76%) Network Manager
8 7 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.08%) Field Engineer
9 6 (4.08%) Support Analyst
10 5 (3.40%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (3.40%) Architect
10 5 (3.40%) Field Service Engineer
10 5 (3.40%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (3.40%) IT Manager
10 5 (3.40%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 5 (3.40%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.72%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (2.04%) JSON
2 3 (2.04%) Regular Expression
2 3 (2.04%) YAML
3 2 (1.36%) gRPC
3 2 (1.36%) LAMP
3 2 (1.36%) Node.js
4 1 (0.68%) .NET
4 1 (0.68%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.68%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.93%) Data Centre
2 14 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.44%) Clustering
3 8 (5.44%) Driving Licence
4 6 (4.08%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.40%) EPoS
5 5 (3.40%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.04%) CMDB
6 3 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.36%) CCTV
7 2 (1.36%) Digital TV
7 2 (1.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.36%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.36%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.68%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.68%) Handset
8 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 45 (30.61%) Windows
2 42 (28.57%) Linux
3 26 (17.69%) Windows Server
4 22 (14.97%) Mac OS X
5 14 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (8.16%) Windows 10
7 11 (7.48%) Windows Server 2016
8 6 (4.08%) Windows 7
9 5 (3.40%) Mac OS
9 5 (3.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.72%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.72%) Ubuntu
10 4 (2.72%) Windows Server 2019
11 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.36%) Android
12 2 (1.36%) Unix
13 1 (0.68%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.01%) Network Monitoring
2 24 (16.33%) Problem-Solving
3 23 (15.65%) Identity Management
3 23 (15.65%) ITIL
4 22 (14.97%) B2B
4 22 (14.97%) Performance Analysis
4 22 (14.97%) Security Monitoring
5 18 (12.24%) DevOps
6 14 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 14 (9.52%) Problem Management
7 13 (8.84%) Information Security
8 11 (7.48%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (6.80%) Incident Management
10 9 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (6.12%) Network Management
11 8 (5.44%) Server Management
12 7 (4.76%) Asset Management
12 7 (4.76%) Patch Management
12 7 (4.76%) SIEM
13 6 (4.08%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.85%) Python
2 9 (6.12%) SQL
3 6 (4.08%) Perl
3 6 (4.08%) PHP
4 5 (3.40%) Bash Shell
4 5 (3.40%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.40%) R
5 2 (1.36%) Go
5 2 (1.36%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.36%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.68%) C
6 1 (0.68%) C++
6 1 (0.68%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.68%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 52 (35.37%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (21.09%) CCNP
3 23 (15.65%) CCNA
4 15 (10.20%) JNCIA
5 11 (7.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 9 (6.12%) CCIE
7 8 (5.44%) CCDP
7 8 (5.44%) JNCIS
8 6 (4.08%) CISM
9 5 (3.40%) MCSE
9 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (2.72%) AWS Certification
10 4 (2.72%) DBS Check
11 3 (2.04%) CAPM
11 3 (2.04%) CEH
11 3 (2.04%) CISSP
11 3 (2.04%) Degree
11 3 (2.04%) PMI Certification
11 3 (2.04%) PMP
11 3 (2.04%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.52%) SLA
2 10 (6.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (4.08%) GDPR
3 6 (4.08%) NIST
4 3 (2.04%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (2.04%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (35.37%) Active Directory
2 17 (11.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.16%) VMware Server
4 8 (5.44%) vSphere
5 6 (4.08%) Docker
6 5 (3.40%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.40%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.72%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 4 (2.72%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (2.72%) VMware NSX
8 3 (2.04%) Firmware
8 3 (2.04%) XenApp
9 1 (0.68%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 34 (23.13%) Ansible
2 23 (15.65%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (15.65%) Puppet
3 22 (14.97%) Nagios
4 10 (6.80%) Microsoft Intune
5 7 (4.76%) SCCM
6 5 (3.40%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (3.40%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (3.40%) ITRS Geneos
6 5 (3.40%) Terraform
7 4 (2.72%) Kubernetes
8 3 (2.04%) AirWatch
9 2 (1.36%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.68%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 83 (56.46%) Cisco
2 58 (39.46%) Microsoft
3 36 (24.49%) VMware
4 35 (23.81%) Palo Alto
5 28 (19.05%) Riverbed
6 22 (14.97%) Avaya
7 17 (11.56%) Citrix
8 15 (10.20%) Juniper
9 13 (8.84%) Meraki
10 12 (8.16%) F5
11 11 (7.48%) Fortinet
11 11 (7.48%) SolarWinds
12 9 (6.12%) CheckPoint
12 9 (6.12%) Ruckus Wireless
13 7 (4.76%) Aerohive Networks
13 7 (4.76%) CommVault
13 7 (4.76%) Google
14 5 (3.40%) Bloomberg
14 5 (3.40%) ConnectWise
14 5 (3.40%) Radianz