Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > London
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 492 307 462
Rank change year-on-year -185 +155 +28
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 219 163 291
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.43% 0.83% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.72% 6.26% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 195 145 266
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,100 £28,435
25th Percentile £39,250 £42,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -10.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £84,000 £83,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +13.64% -2.22%

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 5,892 2,602 7,046
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.67% 13.28% 12.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3,870 2,188 5,822
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £46,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,000 £46,809
% change year-on-year -3.85% +11.09% -1.45%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -74 37 £60,000 -27.27% 15
West London -55 25 £48,161 +16.75% 3
East London -23 2 £43,000 -18.10% 2
South London -27 2 £43,750 +28.68% 2
North London - 1 - - 3
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 105 (47.95%) Firewall
2 93 (42.47%) Windows
3 85 (38.81%) Social Skills
4 78 (35.62%) Microsoft 365
5 76 (34.70%) VPN
6 74 (33.79%) WAN
7 69 (31.51%) Cisco
7 69 (31.51%) LAN
8 67 (30.59%) Microsoft
9 53 (24.20%) Azure
10 52 (23.74%) Active Directory
11 48 (21.92%) VoIP
12 46 (21.00%) TCP/IP
12 46 (21.00%) Windows 10
13 43 (19.63%) Degree
14 41 (18.72%) Finance
15 40 (18.26%) Cisco Certification
16 39 (17.81%) OSPF
16 39 (17.81%) BGP
17 38 (17.35%) Windows Server
18 37 (16.89%) Microsoft Office
19 36 (16.44%) MPLS
20 34 (15.53%) ITIL
20 34 (15.53%) DNS
20 34 (15.53%) DHCP
21 33 (15.07%) Palo Alto
21 33 (15.07%) Problem-Solving
22 32 (14.61%) Meraki
22 32 (14.61%) CCNP
23 31 (14.16%) Data Centre

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 15 (6.85%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.39%) MS Exchange
3 11 (5.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.83%) IIS
7 3 (1.37%) Confluence
8 2 (0.91%) Apache
9 1 (0.46%) nginx
9 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (16.89%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (2.28%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.83%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.91%) Relativity
3 1 (0.46%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.46%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.46%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 78 (35.62%) Microsoft 365
2 53 (24.20%) Azure
3 26 (11.87%) AWS
4 12 (5.48%) OneDrive
5 11 (5.02%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (3.65%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (3.65%) IaaS
7 6 (2.74%) Google Workspace
7 6 (2.74%) Mimecast
8 5 (2.28%) SaaS
9 2 (0.91%) GitHub
9 2 (0.91%) PaaS
9 2 (0.91%) Serverless
10 1 (0.46%) Apple Pay
10 1 (0.46%) AWS IoT
10 1 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.46%) Google Pay
10 1 (0.46%) Power Platform
10 1 (0.46%) PowerApps
10 1 (0.46%) Samsung Pay
Communications & Networking
1 105 (47.95%) Firewall
2 76 (34.70%) VPN
3 74 (33.79%) WAN
4 69 (31.51%) LAN
5 48 (21.92%) VoIP
6 46 (21.00%) TCP/IP
7 39 (17.81%) BGP
7 39 (17.81%) OSPF
8 36 (16.44%) MPLS
9 34 (15.53%) DHCP
9 34 (15.53%) DNS
10 24 (10.96%) VLAN
11 22 (10.05%) Network Security
12 21 (9.59%) Wireless
13 19 (8.68%) Internet
14 15 (6.85%) Ethernet
14 15 (6.85%) IPv6
14 15 (6.85%) Multicast
15 14 (6.39%) Broadband
15 14 (6.39%) GPON
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.46%) GIS
3 1 (0.46%) MySQL
3 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.46%) Power BI
3 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (1.83%) JIRA
2 1 (0.46%) CMake
2 1 (0.46%) fastlane
2 1 (0.46%) Gerrit
2 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.46%) Subversion
General
1 85 (38.81%) Social Skills
2 41 (18.72%) Finance
3 20 (9.13%) Organisational Skills
4 18 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (5.94%) Telecoms
6 12 (5.48%) Retail
7 10 (4.57%) Documentation Skills
8 8 (3.65%) Law
9 7 (3.20%) Marketing
10 4 (1.83%) Advertising
10 4 (1.83%) Banking
10 4 (1.83%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 4 (1.83%) Legal
11 3 (1.37%) Presentation Skills
12 2 (0.91%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.91%) Influencing Skills
12 2 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.91%) Public Sector
13 1 (0.46%) Games
13 1 (0.46%) Military
Job Titles
1 65 (29.68%) Network Engineer
2 24 (10.96%) Support Engineer
3 18 (8.22%) IT Support
4 16 (7.31%) Senior Network Engineer
5 15 (6.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 15 (6.85%) Analyst
5 15 (6.85%) IT Engineer
5 15 (6.85%) IT Support Engineer
6 14 (6.39%) Windows Engineer
7 13 (5.94%) Principal Engineer
7 13 (5.94%) Principal Network Engineer
8 12 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (4.57%) Juniper Engineer
9 10 (4.57%) Linux Engineer
9 10 (4.57%) Project Manager
9 10 (4.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 9 (4.11%) Support Analyst
11 8 (3.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 8 (3.65%) Azure Engineer
11 8 (3.65%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.57%) Yocto
2 6 (2.74%) Software Packaging
3 5 (2.28%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.91%) Middleware
4 2 (0.91%) WebRTC
5 1 (0.46%) ARM Templates
5 1 (0.46%) Core Animation
5 1 (0.46%) Core Data
5 1 (0.46%) QuartzCore
5 1 (0.46%) REST
5 1 (0.46%) SpriteKit
5 1 (0.46%) UIKit
5 1 (0.46%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.16%) Data Centre
2 22 (10.05%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (5.94%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.57%) Driving Licence
4 10 (4.57%) Home Automation
4 10 (4.57%) Internet of Things
4 10 (4.57%) iPhone
4 10 (4.57%) Smartphone
4 10 (4.57%) User Experience
4 10 (4.57%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (3.20%) EPoS
5 7 (3.20%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.28%) DataPower
6 5 (2.28%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.28%) Housing Association
7 4 (1.83%) BYOD
7 4 (1.83%) CCTV
7 4 (1.83%) Digital Signage
7 4 (1.83%) iPad
7 4 (1.83%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 93 (42.47%) Windows
2 46 (21.00%) Windows 10
3 38 (17.35%) Windows Server
4 27 (12.33%) Linux
5 24 (10.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (8.68%) Windows Server 2016
7 15 (6.85%) Android
7 15 (6.85%) Mac OS
8 12 (5.48%) Windows Server 2019
9 11 (5.02%) Embedded Linux
10 9 (4.11%) Apple iOS
11 8 (3.65%) Mac OS X
12 6 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (2.28%) Unix
13 5 (2.28%) Windows 7
14 4 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.46%) Debian
16 1 (0.46%) FreeBSD
16 1 (0.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (15.53%) ITIL
2 33 (15.07%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (11.42%) Time Management
4 23 (10.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 23 (10.50%) Incident Management
4 23 (10.50%) Service Delivery
5 22 (10.05%) Cybersecurity
5 22 (10.05%) Project Management
6 21 (9.59%) Migration
6 21 (9.59%) Network Design
7 20 (9.13%) Network Monitoring
8 16 (7.31%) ITSM
9 14 (6.39%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (6.39%) Software Engineering
10 13 (5.94%) Computer Science
10 13 (5.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 13 (5.94%) Problem Management
10 13 (5.94%) Procure-to-Pay
11 12 (5.48%) Asset Management
11 12 (5.48%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.39%) C++
2 9 (4.11%) C
3 6 (2.74%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.74%) Python
3 6 (2.74%) SQL
4 3 (1.37%) Java
5 2 (0.91%) Apple Swift
5 2 (0.91%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.91%) Objective-C
5 2 (0.91%) Perl
5 2 (0.91%) PHP
6 1 (0.46%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.46%) Kotlin
6 1 (0.46%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 43 (19.63%) Degree
2 40 (18.26%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (14.61%) CCNP
4 22 (10.05%) CCNA
5 15 (6.85%) CCIE
6 12 (5.48%) JNCIA
7 11 (5.02%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (3.65%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (2.28%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.83%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.37%) MCSA
11 3 (1.37%) MCSE
12 2 (0.91%) CWNA
12 2 (0.91%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.91%) PMP
13 1 (0.46%) CEH
13 1 (0.46%) CREST Certified
13 1 (0.46%) SSCP
13 1 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.42%) SLA
2 4 (1.83%) PMO
3 3 (1.37%) QA
4 2 (0.91%) GDPR
4 2 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.46%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.46%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.46%) SOC 2
System Software
1 52 (23.74%) Active Directory
2 18 (8.22%) Firmware
2 18 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.48%) Virtual Desktop
4 10 (4.57%) Docker
5 9 (4.11%) vSphere
6 7 (3.20%) Hyper-V
6 7 (3.20%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.91%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.46%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.46%) iptables
10 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (7.31%) Microsoft Intune
2 15 (6.85%) SCCM
3 13 (5.94%) Nagios
4 11 (5.02%) Terraform
5 9 (4.11%) AirWatch
6 5 (2.28%) FortiGate
6 5 (2.28%) Jamf Pro
7 3 (1.37%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.91%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 2 (0.91%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.91%) WSUS
9 1 (0.46%) Ansible
9 1 (0.46%) cPanel
9 1 (0.46%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.46%) Puppet
9 1 (0.46%) WMI
Vendors
1 69 (31.51%) Cisco
2 67 (30.59%) Microsoft
3 33 (15.07%) Palo Alto
4 32 (14.61%) Meraki
5 28 (12.79%) Juniper
6 27 (12.33%) SolarWinds
7 23 (10.50%) Aruba
8 22 (10.05%) Ruckus Wireless
8 22 (10.05%) VMware
9 17 (7.76%) Apple
10 15 (6.85%) Nokia
10 15 (6.85%) ServiceNow
11 14 (6.39%) Citrix
12 12 (5.48%) Aerohive Networks
12 12 (5.48%) Sophos
13 11 (5.02%) HP
14 9 (4.11%) Brocade
14 9 (4.11%) Mitel
15 8 (3.65%) Dell
16 7 (3.20%) Nimble Storage