Period
to 25 July 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 25 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > London
6 months to
25 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 510 330 515
Rank change year-on-year -180 +185 -12
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 182 244 254
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.41% 0.83% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.66% 6.15% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 143 198 228
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,425 £26,850
25th Percentile £39,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -15.00%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £56,563
90th Percentile £81,850 £79,000 £67,700
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -3.41% -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 4,972 3,967 7,153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.10% 13.50% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3,273 3,215 5,879
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -41 23 £65,000 +1.96% 17
West London -15 16 £38,000 -10.59% 5
South London -12 3 £42,500 +13.33% 1
North London +15 1 - - 1
East London +3 1 £43,500 +38.10% 3
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 67 (36.81%) Firewall
2 63 (34.62%) Windows
3 54 (29.67%) Cisco
3 54 (29.67%) Microsoft 365
4 51 (28.02%) LAN
5 49 (26.92%) VPN
6 48 (26.37%) Microsoft
7 47 (25.82%) Social Skills
8 45 (24.73%) WAN
8 45 (24.73%) Azure
9 38 (20.88%) Active Directory
10 34 (18.68%) Windows Server
11 32 (17.58%) VoIP
11 32 (17.58%) Wireless
12 31 (17.03%) DHCP
13 30 (16.48%) DNS
13 30 (16.48%) TCP/IP
13 30 (16.48%) ITIL
13 30 (16.48%) Windows 10
14 29 (15.93%) Telecoms
15 27 (14.84%) Linux
15 27 (14.84%) Problem-Solving
15 27 (14.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 26 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
17 24 (13.19%) Cisco Certification
18 23 (12.64%) MPLS
18 23 (12.64%) Finance
18 23 (12.64%) Degree
19 22 (12.09%) AWS
20 21 (11.54%) 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 18 (9.89%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 9 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.20%) IIS
6 4 (2.20%) Smallworld
7 3 (1.65%) Confluence
8 2 (1.10%) Apache
8 2 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.55%) nginx
9 1 (0.55%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.20%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (1.10%) Relativity
1 2 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.55%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 54 (29.67%) Microsoft 365
2 45 (24.73%) Azure
3 22 (12.09%) AWS
4 15 (8.24%) OneDrive
5 11 (6.04%) Google Workspace
6 10 (5.49%) IaaS
7 8 (4.40%) SaaS
8 7 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (3.30%) PaaS
10 4 (2.20%) Mimecast
11 3 (1.65%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (1.65%) Serverless
12 2 (1.10%) Firebase
12 2 (1.10%) GCP
12 2 (1.10%) Google Pay
12 2 (1.10%) Samsung Pay
13 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.55%) GitHub
13 1 (0.55%) IBM SmartCloud
13 1 (0.55%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 67 (36.81%) Firewall
2 51 (28.02%) LAN
3 49 (26.92%) VPN
4 45 (24.73%) WAN
5 32 (17.58%) VoIP
5 32 (17.58%) Wireless
6 31 (17.03%) DHCP
7 30 (16.48%) DNS
7 30 (16.48%) TCP/IP
8 23 (12.64%) MPLS
9 20 (10.99%) Internet
10 17 (9.34%) BGP
10 17 (9.34%) Bluetooth
10 17 (9.34%) OSPF
11 16 (8.79%) Broadband
11 16 (8.79%) Network Security
12 15 (8.24%) Ethernet
13 14 (7.69%) VLAN
14 13 (7.14%) Multicast
14 13 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.20%) GIS
3 3 (1.65%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.55%) Ingres
4 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.55%) Power BI
4 1 (0.55%) Redis
4 1 (0.55%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (3.30%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (1.65%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.65%) JIRA
3 2 (1.10%) Crashlytics
3 2 (1.10%) fastlane
4 1 (0.55%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.55%) Genymotion
4 1 (0.55%) JUnit
4 1 (0.55%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.55%) Subversion
4 1 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 47 (25.82%) Social Skills
2 29 (15.93%) Telecoms
3 23 (12.64%) Finance
4 14 (7.69%) Organisational Skills
5 11 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (5.49%) Marketing
7 5 (2.75%) Influencing Skills
7 5 (2.75%) Law
7 5 (2.75%) Legal
8 4 (2.20%) Advertising
8 4 (2.20%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 4 (2.20%) Retail
9 3 (1.65%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.10%) Banking
10 2 (1.10%) Documentation Skills
10 2 (1.10%) Electronics
10 2 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.10%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.55%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 30 (16.48%) Network Engineer
2 17 (9.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 16 (8.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 13 (7.14%) Field Engineer
5 13 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
6 11 (6.04%) Analyst
7 10 (5.49%) Cloud Engineer
7 10 (5.49%) IT Engineer
8 9 (4.95%) Architect
8 9 (4.95%) Azure Engineer
8 9 (4.95%) Firmware Engineer
8 9 (4.95%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (4.40%) Field Service Engineer
9 8 (4.40%) IT Support
9 8 (4.40%) IT Support Engineer
9 8 (4.40%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
9 8 (4.40%) Senior Firmware Engineer
9 8 (4.40%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 7 (3.85%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.40%) Yocto
2 7 (3.85%) 802.1X
3 3 (1.65%) React
3 3 (1.65%) Software Packaging
4 2 (1.10%) Core Animation
4 2 (1.10%) Core Data
4 2 (1.10%) CSS
4 2 (1.10%) HTML
4 2 (1.10%) JSON
4 2 (1.10%) Node.js
4 2 (1.10%) OAuth
4 2 (1.10%) QuartzCore
4 2 (1.10%) Regular Expression
4 2 (1.10%) REST
4 2 (1.10%) Sass
4 2 (1.10%) SOAP
4 2 (1.10%) SpriteKit
4 2 (1.10%) UIKit
4 2 (1.10%) WebRTC
4 2 (1.10%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 18 (9.89%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (8.24%) Mobile App
4 12 (6.59%) Driving Licence
4 12 (6.59%) EPoS
5 8 (4.40%) Home Automation
5 8 (4.40%) Internet of Things
5 8 (4.40%) iPhone
5 8 (4.40%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (3.85%) Virtual Team
7 6 (3.30%) Fibre Optics
8 5 (2.75%) Clustering
8 5 (2.75%) iPad
8 5 (2.75%) Smart Home
8 5 (2.75%) Smartphone
8 5 (2.75%) Social Media
9 4 (2.20%) Contactless
9 4 (2.20%) Digital Signage
9 4 (2.20%) IPTV
10 3 (1.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 63 (34.62%) Windows
2 34 (18.68%) Windows Server
3 30 (16.48%) Windows 10
4 27 (14.84%) Linux
5 13 (7.14%) Android
5 13 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (5.49%) Apple iOS
6 10 (5.49%) Windows Server 2019
7 9 (4.95%) Mac OS
7 9 (4.95%) Windows Server 2016
8 8 (4.40%) Embedded Linux
9 6 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (2.75%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.65%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.55%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (16.48%) ITIL
2 27 (14.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 27 (14.84%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (8.24%) Incident Management
3 15 (8.24%) Software Engineering
4 14 (7.69%) Network Design
4 14 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 14 (7.69%) Validation
5 13 (7.14%) DevOps
5 13 (7.14%) Time Management
6 12 (6.59%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (6.59%) Migration
7 11 (6.04%) Microservices
8 10 (5.49%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (5.49%) Service Design
9 9 (4.95%) Change Management
9 9 (4.95%) ITSM
9 9 (4.95%) Presales
9 9 (4.95%) Service Delivery
9 9 (4.95%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.69%) C
2 12 (6.59%) C++
3 9 (4.95%) PowerShell
3 9 (4.95%) Python
3 9 (4.95%) SQL
4 4 (2.20%) Apple Swift
4 4 (2.20%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.20%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.20%) VBA
5 3 (1.65%) Embedded C
5 3 (1.65%) Kotlin
5 3 (1.65%) Objective-C
6 2 (1.10%) Embedded C++
6 2 (1.10%) Go
6 2 (1.10%) Java
6 2 (1.10%) PHP
6 2 (1.10%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (13.19%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (12.64%) Degree
3 13 (7.14%) CCNP
4 12 (6.59%) CCNA
5 10 (5.49%) CCIE
6 6 (3.30%) JNCIA
7 4 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (2.20%) CWNA
7 4 (2.20%) CWNE
7 4 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.65%) CCDE
9 2 (1.10%) CREST Certified
9 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.10%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.55%) CHECK Team Member
10 1 (0.55%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (0.55%) Cyber Scheme
10 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.34%) SLA
2 3 (1.65%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.10%) Accessibility
3 2 (1.10%) GDPR
3 2 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.10%) PMO
4 1 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.55%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.55%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.55%) SOC 2
System Software
1 38 (20.88%) Active Directory
2 19 (10.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.14%) Docker
3 13 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
4 11 (6.04%) Firmware
4 11 (6.04%) vSphere
5 10 (5.49%) Hyper-V
5 10 (5.49%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.65%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.55%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 17 (9.34%) Microsoft Intune
2 12 (6.59%) SCCM
3 11 (6.04%) AirWatch
4 6 (3.30%) Ansible
4 6 (3.30%) Kubernetes
4 6 (3.30%) Nagios
5 4 (2.20%) FortiGate
6 3 (1.65%) Terraform
7 2 (1.10%) WSUS
8 1 (0.55%) AssetCenter
8 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.55%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.55%) PaperCut
8 1 (0.55%) Puppet
8 1 (0.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (29.67%) Cisco
2 48 (26.37%) Microsoft
3 21 (11.54%) VMware
4 19 (10.44%) Meraki
5 18 (9.89%) Palo Alto
5 18 (9.89%) Ruckus Wireless
6 17 (9.34%) Juniper
7 15 (8.24%) Citrix
8 13 (7.14%) Apple
8 13 (7.14%) HP
9 12 (6.59%) Brocade
10 11 (6.04%) 3PAR
10 11 (6.04%) CheckPoint
10 11 (6.04%) Nimble Storage
11 10 (5.49%) Aerohive Networks
12 9 (4.95%) Aruba
12 9 (4.95%) Mitel
12 9 (4.95%) SolarWinds
13 7 (3.85%) Fortinet
13 7 (3.85%) ServiceNow