Period
to 1 October 2020

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 1 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > London
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 313 453 480
Rank change year-on-year +140 +27 +116
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 157 297 375
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.80% 0.53% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.85% 4.13% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 149 272 338
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,183 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £63,750 £76,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +5.88%

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 2,683 7,196 9,270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.65% 12.91% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2,193 5,835 7,608
Median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% - -
10th Percentile £37,500 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.13% -3.16% +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 1 October 2020.

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 1 October 2020. 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 +100 38 £82,500 +83.33% 3
West London +69 6 £40,000 -20.00% 3
East London +37 5 £52,500 +5.00% 2
South London +35 4 £28,000 -30.86%
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, 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 95 (60.51%) Cisco
2 87 (55.41%) WAN
3 86 (54.78%) Firewall
4 75 (47.77%) LAN
5 70 (44.59%) Microsoft
6 60 (38.22%) DNS
7 59 (37.58%) Azure
8 53 (33.76%) Active Directory
9 52 (33.12%) DHCP
9 52 (33.12%) AWS
9 52 (33.12%) Office 365
10 51 (32.48%) BGP
11 49 (31.21%) Cisco Certification
12 48 (30.57%) OSPF
13 44 (28.03%) Windows
14 42 (26.75%) Network Security
15 41 (26.11%) Linux
15 41 (26.11%) VPN
16 39 (24.84%) VoIP
17 36 (22.93%) Python
17 36 (22.93%) Wireless
17 36 (22.93%) Finance
17 36 (22.93%) Palo Alto
18 35 (22.29%) MPLS
19 32 (20.38%) Ansible
20 31 (19.75%) Microsoft Office
21 29 (18.47%) Wireshark
21 29 (18.47%) Riverbed
22 28 (17.83%) VMware
22 28 (17.83%) CCNA

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 25 (15.92%) Skype for Business
2 7 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (4.46%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.18%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.55%) IIS
4 4 (2.55%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.27%) CMS
Applications
1 31 (19.75%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (15.92%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.55%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 59 (37.58%) Azure
2 52 (33.12%) AWS
2 52 (33.12%) Office 365
3 25 (15.92%) Azure Active Directory
4 23 (14.65%) Route 53
4 23 (14.65%) Slack
5 22 (14.01%) G Suite
5 22 (14.01%) GCP
6 7 (4.46%) IaaS
6 7 (4.46%) Mimecast
7 4 (2.55%) SaaS
8 2 (1.27%) Firebase
8 2 (1.27%) GitHub
8 2 (1.27%) Google Analytics
8 2 (1.27%) OneDrive
8 2 (1.27%) Smartsheet
9 1 (0.64%) Akamai
9 1 (0.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (55.41%) WAN
2 86 (54.78%) Firewall
3 75 (47.77%) LAN
4 60 (38.22%) DNS
5 52 (33.12%) DHCP
6 51 (32.48%) BGP
7 48 (30.57%) OSPF
8 42 (26.75%) Network Security
9 41 (26.11%) VPN
10 39 (24.84%) VoIP
11 36 (22.93%) Wireless
12 35 (22.29%) MPLS
13 29 (18.47%) Wireshark
14 27 (17.20%) Cisco ASA
15 25 (15.92%) Skype
16 24 (15.29%) IPsec
17 23 (14.65%) MRTG
17 23 (14.65%) RIP
17 23 (14.65%) SNMP
17 23 (14.65%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.82%) GIS
3 5 (3.18%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.64%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.64%) MySQL
4 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.82%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (3.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.27%) Charles Proxy
3 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.27%) Xcode
4 1 (0.64%) JIRA
4 1 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 36 (22.93%) Finance
2 14 (8.92%) Financial Institution
3 12 (7.64%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.46%) Law
5 4 (2.55%) Retail
6 3 (1.91%) Banking
7 2 (1.27%) Billing
7 2 (1.27%) Legal
8 1 (0.64%) Advertising
8 1 (0.64%) Back Office
8 1 (0.64%) Electronics
8 1 (0.64%) German Language
8 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.64%) Marketing
8 1 (0.64%) Military
8 1 (0.64%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (36.94%) Network Engineer
2 30 (19.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 18 (11.46%) Analyst
3 18 (11.46%) Cisco Engineer
3 18 (11.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 14 (8.92%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 14 (8.92%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 9 (5.73%) Support Engineer
6 8 (5.10%) Developer
6 8 (5.10%) Field Engineer
7 7 (4.46%) Account Manager
7 7 (4.46%) IT Engineer
7 7 (4.46%) IT Manager
8 6 (3.82%) AWS Developer
8 6 (3.82%) AWS Engineer
8 6 (3.82%) IT Support
8 6 (3.82%) Network Manager
8 6 (3.82%) Python Engineer
8 6 (3.82%) React Developer
8 6 (3.82%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.18%) JSON
1 5 (3.18%) Regular Expression
1 5 (3.18%) YAML
2 2 (1.27%) .NET
2 2 (1.27%) gRPC
2 2 (1.27%) Node.js
2 2 (1.27%) React
2 2 (1.27%) XML
3 1 (0.64%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.92%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.28%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.46%) Clustering
4 6 (3.82%) Fibre Optics
4 6 (3.82%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (3.18%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.55%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.91%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.91%) BYOD
7 3 (1.91%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.27%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.27%) iPhone
9 1 (0.64%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.64%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.64%) iPad
9 1 (0.64%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.64%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (28.03%) Windows
2 41 (26.11%) Linux
3 23 (14.65%) Mac OS X
3 23 (14.65%) Windows Server
4 15 (9.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (4.46%) Android
5 7 (4.46%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.82%) Windows 10
6 6 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.55%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (1.27%) Unix
9 1 (0.64%) CentOS
9 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (15.92%) Security Monitoring
2 23 (14.65%) B2B
2 23 (14.65%) Identity Management
2 23 (14.65%) Network Monitoring
2 23 (14.65%) Performance Analysis
3 22 (14.01%) Information Security
4 20 (12.74%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (12.10%) Project Delivery
6 16 (10.19%) DevOps
6 16 (10.19%) Risk Management
7 14 (8.92%) Internal Audit
7 14 (8.92%) ITIL
8 11 (7.01%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 11 (7.01%) Network Management
9 10 (6.37%) Problem Management
10 9 (5.73%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (5.73%) Mentoring
11 8 (5.10%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (5.10%) Network Design
12 6 (3.82%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 36 (22.93%) Python
2 11 (7.01%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.46%) Go
4 5 (3.18%) SQL
5 2 (1.27%) Perl
5 2 (1.27%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.64%) C
6 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 49 (31.21%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (17.83%) CCNA
3 21 (13.38%) CCNP
4 10 (6.37%) JNCIA
5 9 (5.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (5.10%) CCDP
6 8 (5.10%) JNCIS
7 7 (4.46%) CISM
7 7 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (3.18%) CCIE
8 5 (3.18%) MCSE
9 4 (2.55%) CISA
9 4 (2.55%) CISSP
9 4 (2.55%) MCSA
10 2 (1.27%) Degree
10 2 (1.27%) LPIC
10 2 (1.27%) MCP
10 2 (1.27%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.27%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.37%) SLA
2 9 (5.73%) GDPR
3 8 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.91%) NIST
5 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (33.76%) Active Directory
2 18 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.01%) VMware Server
4 7 (4.46%) vSphere
5 6 (3.82%) Docker
6 5 (3.18%) Hyper-V
7 4 (2.55%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 4 (2.55%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.55%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.27%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.64%) Firmware
9 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (20.38%) Ansible
2 23 (14.65%) Nagios
2 23 (14.65%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (14.65%) Puppet
3 6 (3.82%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (1.91%) SCCM
5 2 (1.27%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.27%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.64%) PaperCut
6 1 (0.64%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 95 (60.51%) Cisco
2 70 (44.59%) Microsoft
3 36 (22.93%) Palo Alto
4 29 (18.47%) Riverbed
5 28 (17.83%) VMware
6 27 (17.20%) Avaya
7 23 (14.65%) CheckPoint
8 15 (9.55%) Juniper
9 14 (8.92%) Citrix
9 14 (8.92%) Infoblox
10 12 (7.64%) Meraki
11 10 (6.37%) Fortinet
12 9 (5.73%) F5
13 6 (3.82%) CommVault
13 6 (3.82%) LogicMonitor
13 6 (3.82%) Nimble Storage
14 5 (3.18%) Arista
14 5 (3.18%) HP
14 5 (3.18%) Ruckus Wireless
14 5 (3.18%) Splunk