Period
to 28 January 2022

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 28 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > London
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 477 382 401
Rank change year-on-year -95 +19 +90
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 263 148 352
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.51% 0.60% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.37% 5.47% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 228 129 309
10th Percentile £27,275 £31,250 £27,971
25th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £32,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,500 £55,000 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.82% +32.53% -17.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £85,750 £84,250 £69,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +20.48% -7.78%

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 6,013 2,707 6,786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.69% 11.06% 13.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4,021 2,255 5,665
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,500 £29,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £48,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% -
75th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 28 January 2022.

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 28 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -7 56 £65,000 -21.21% 7
West London -57 22 £45,000 +35.34% 9
East London -31 8 £40,000 +66.67% 5
South London -24 2 £53,750 +52.48%
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, 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.

1 116 (44.11%) Windows
2 114 (43.35%) Social Skills
3 110 (41.83%) Firewall
4 94 (35.74%) Microsoft 365
5 88 (33.46%) WAN
6 77 (29.28%) Microsoft
7 76 (28.90%) Azure
8 73 (27.76%) LAN
9 72 (27.38%) VPN
10 66 (25.10%) Windows 10
11 63 (23.95%) Active Directory
12 61 (23.19%) Cisco
13 50 (19.01%) TCP/IP
13 50 (19.01%) Cisco Certification
14 47 (17.87%) VoIP
14 47 (17.87%) Degree
15 45 (17.11%) Problem-Solving
16 44 (16.73%) Microsoft Office
17 43 (16.35%) CCNP
18 42 (15.97%) Meraki
19 41 (15.59%) Data Centre
20 39 (14.83%) VLAN
20 39 (14.83%) BGP
20 39 (14.83%) Palo Alto
21 38 (14.45%) Cybersecurity
22 37 (14.07%) AWS
22 37 (14.07%) MPLS
23 36 (13.69%) SLA
24 35 (13.31%) ITIL
25 34 (12.93%) OSPF

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 12 (4.56%) MS Exchange
2 11 (4.18%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.52%) Apache
4 4 (1.52%) IIS
5 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.76%) WordPress
6 1 (0.38%) CMS
6 1 (0.38%) Confluence
6 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 44 (16.73%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.38%) Carpe Diem
2 1 (0.38%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.38%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 94 (35.74%) Microsoft 365
2 76 (28.90%) Azure
3 37 (14.07%) AWS
4 11 (4.18%) AWS IoT
4 11 (4.18%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (3.04%) Google Workspace
6 8 (3.04%) SaaS
7 7 (2.66%) IaaS
7 7 (2.66%) Mimecast
8 4 (1.52%) OneDrive
8 4 (1.52%) PaaS
9 3 (1.14%) GCP
10 2 (0.76%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 2 (0.76%) Nutanix
11 1 (0.38%) MailChimp
11 1 (0.38%) Power Platform
11 1 (0.38%) Serverless
11 1 (0.38%) Trello
11 1 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 110 (41.83%) Firewall
2 88 (33.46%) WAN
3 73 (27.76%) LAN
4 72 (27.38%) VPN
5 50 (19.01%) TCP/IP
6 47 (17.87%) VoIP
7 39 (14.83%) BGP
7 39 (14.83%) VLAN
8 37 (14.07%) MPLS
9 34 (12.93%) OSPF
10 31 (11.79%) Wireless
11 30 (11.41%) DHCP
12 29 (11.03%) DNS
13 24 (9.13%) ZigBee
14 21 (7.98%) Bluetooth
14 21 (7.98%) Internet
15 18 (6.84%) IPsec
15 18 (6.84%) Network Security
16 16 (6.08%) IPv6
17 15 (5.70%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.38%) Big Data
3 1 (0.38%) MySQL
3 1 (0.38%) Power BI
3 1 (0.38%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 8 (3.04%) JIRA
2 4 (1.52%) Postman
2 4 (1.52%) TestRail
3 1 (0.38%) CMake
3 1 (0.38%) Gerrit
3 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.38%) Robot Framework
3 1 (0.38%) Subversion
General
1 114 (43.35%) Social Skills
2 34 (12.93%) Finance
3 23 (8.75%) Organisational Skills
4 21 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.56%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.80%) Documentation Skills
6 10 (3.80%) Retail
7 9 (3.42%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 9 (3.42%) Presentation Skills
8 8 (3.04%) Manufacturing
8 8 (3.04%) Marketing
8 8 (3.04%) Public Sector
9 6 (2.28%) Law
10 5 (1.90%) Influencing Skills
11 4 (1.52%) Banking
12 2 (0.76%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.76%) Legal
13 1 (0.38%) Advertising
13 1 (0.38%) Back Office
13 1 (0.38%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 67 (25.48%) Network Engineer
2 43 (16.35%) Support Engineer
3 28 (10.65%) IT Support
4 25 (9.51%) Analyst
5 22 (8.37%) IT Engineer
5 22 (8.37%) Security Engineer
6 21 (7.98%) Network Security Engineer
7 17 (6.46%) 2nd Line Support
7 17 (6.46%) IT Support Engineer
8 14 (5.32%) Desktop Support
9 13 (4.94%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 13 (4.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (4.94%) Juniper Engineer
9 13 (4.94%) Senior Network Engineer
10 12 (4.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (4.56%) Principal Engineer
10 12 (4.56%) Principal Network Engineer
11 11 (4.18%) Integration Engineer
12 10 (3.80%) Service Analyst
13 9 (3.42%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.56%) REST
2 9 (3.42%) Yocto
3 4 (1.52%) 802.1X
4 3 (1.14%) Software Packaging
4 3 (1.14%) Web Services
4 3 (1.14%) X-Windows
5 2 (0.76%) Middleware
5 2 (0.76%) SAML
6 1 (0.38%) CSS
6 1 (0.38%) HTML
6 1 (0.38%) JSON
6 1 (0.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.59%) Data Centre
2 28 (10.65%) Self-Motivation
3 20 (7.60%) User Experience
4 19 (7.22%) Management Information System
5 13 (4.94%) Smartphone
6 12 (4.56%) Cloud Native
7 9 (3.42%) CCTV
7 9 (3.42%) Home Automation
7 9 (3.42%) Internet of Things
8 8 (3.04%) e-Learning
8 8 (3.04%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (2.66%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (2.28%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.90%) DataPower
11 5 (1.90%) Housing Association
11 5 (1.90%) iPhone
11 5 (1.90%) Raspberry Pi
12 4 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
13 3 (1.14%) Fibre Optics
13 3 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 116 (44.11%) Windows
2 66 (25.10%) Windows 10
3 34 (12.93%) Windows Server
4 33 (12.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (11.79%) Android
6 28 (10.65%) Windows Server 2016
7 24 (9.13%) Linux
8 21 (7.98%) Mac OS X
9 15 (5.70%) Mac OS
10 14 (5.32%) Windows Server 2019
11 13 (4.94%) Apple iOS
12 10 (3.80%) Embedded Linux
13 6 (2.28%) Unix
14 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.76%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.38%) CentOS
16 1 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (17.11%) Problem-Solving
2 38 (14.45%) Cybersecurity
3 35 (13.31%) ITIL
4 32 (12.17%) Service Delivery
4 32 (12.17%) Time Management
5 31 (11.79%) Project Management
6 24 (9.13%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (9.13%) Incident Management
6 24 (9.13%) Migration
7 23 (8.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 22 (8.37%) Network Design
9 21 (7.98%) Data Loss Prevention
9 21 (7.98%) Information Security
9 21 (7.98%) Network Architecture
10 20 (7.60%) Network Monitoring
11 19 (7.22%) Computer Science
11 19 (7.22%) Service Management
12 17 (6.46%) IT Governance
13 15 (5.70%) ITSM
13 15 (5.70%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (6.46%) C++
2 12 (4.56%) PowerShell
3 10 (3.80%) C
4 7 (2.66%) Python
5 4 (1.52%) SQL
6 3 (1.14%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.76%) Perl
8 1 (0.38%) Java
8 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 50 (19.01%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (17.87%) Degree
3 43 (16.35%) CCNP
4 24 (9.13%) CCNA
5 18 (6.84%) Computer Science Degree
6 15 (5.70%) Security Cleared
7 14 (5.32%) CCIE
8 13 (4.94%) JNCIA
8 13 (4.94%) SC Cleared
9 8 (3.04%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (2.66%) CWNA
10 7 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (1.90%) CCIE Routing and Switching
12 3 (1.14%) CCDP
12 3 (1.14%) CCIE Service Provider
12 3 (1.14%) JNCIP
12 3 (1.14%) MCP
13 2 (0.76%) CCSP
13 2 (0.76%) MCSA
13 2 (0.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (13.69%) SLA
2 6 (2.28%) QA
3 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.76%) PMO
4 1 (0.38%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.38%) COBIT
4 1 (0.38%) GDPR
4 1 (0.38%) NCSC
System Software
1 63 (23.95%) Active Directory
2 22 (8.37%) Firmware
2 22 (8.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.42%) Docker
4 6 (2.28%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.90%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.90%) vSphere
6 3 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.38%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.38%) iptables
8 1 (0.38%) KVM
8 1 (0.38%) oVirt
8 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (7.60%) Terraform
2 18 (6.84%) Microsoft Intune
3 14 (5.32%) SCCM
4 12 (4.56%) Nagios
5 10 (3.80%) Jamf Pro
6 4 (1.52%) cPanel
7 3 (1.14%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 3 (1.14%) Kubernetes
7 3 (1.14%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.76%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.76%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.76%) Nessus
9 1 (0.38%) Ansible
9 1 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.38%) Dell DRAC
9 1 (0.38%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.38%) WMI
Vendors
1 77 (29.28%) Microsoft
2 61 (23.19%) Cisco
3 42 (15.97%) Meraki
4 39 (14.83%) Palo Alto
5 31 (11.79%) SolarWinds
6 30 (11.41%) Juniper
7 29 (11.03%) VMware
8 23 (8.75%) Aruba
9 22 (8.37%) Apple
10 19 (7.22%) Citrix
10 19 (7.22%) Ruckus Wireless
11 15 (5.70%) Aerohive Networks
11 15 (5.70%) Nokia
12 14 (5.32%) ServiceNow
13 11 (4.18%) HP
13 11 (4.18%) Sophos
14 9 (3.42%) Fortinet
14 9 (3.42%) Google
15 7 (2.66%) CheckPoint
15 7 (2.66%) Veeam