Period
to 17 April 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 17 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > London
6 months to
17 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 430 358 503
Rank change year-on-year -72 +145 +35
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 139 375 287
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.45% 0.82% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.42% 6.24% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 104 314 225
10th Percentile £30,725 £26,650 £27,200
25th Percentile £38,625 £34,672 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £41,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +26.51% -17.00% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £73,375 £70,750
England median annual salary £49,250 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +23.13% -11.11% -

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 3,147 6,005 7,914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 10.10% 13.12% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,454 4,928 6,506
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,750 £29,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% - -
75th Percentile £78,750 £73,750 £73,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +1.06%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +12 23 £75,000 +76.47% 10
South London +13 5 £42,500 +13.33%
West London +43 4 £26,500 -24.29% 4
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 56 (40.29%) Firewall
2 55 (39.57%) WAN
3 53 (38.13%) LAN
4 42 (30.22%) Cisco
5 41 (29.50%) Azure
6 38 (27.34%) Windows
7 37 (26.62%) Microsoft 365
8 35 (25.18%) Wireless
9 34 (24.46%) VPN
9 34 (24.46%) VoIP
10 33 (23.74%) Active Directory
11 32 (23.02%) Microsoft
12 31 (22.30%) Telecoms
13 30 (21.58%) AWS
14 28 (20.14%) MPLS
14 28 (20.14%) Problem-Solving
15 25 (17.99%) TCP/IP
15 25 (17.99%) Linux
15 25 (17.99%) Microsoft Office
16 23 (16.55%) DHCP
16 23 (16.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 22 (15.83%) Cisco Certification
17 22 (15.83%) Finance
17 22 (15.83%) VMware
18 20 (14.39%) DNS
18 20 (14.39%) ITIL
18 20 (14.39%) Python
18 20 (14.39%) Network Security
18 20 (14.39%) Palo Alto
19 19 (13.67%) Windows Server

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 17 (12.23%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.76%) Skype for Business
3 7 (5.04%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.88%) Apache
4 4 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.88%) IIS
4 4 (2.88%) Smallworld
5 2 (1.44%) Confluence
5 2 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.72%) CMS
6 1 (0.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 25 (17.99%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.76%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.32%) AutoCAD
4 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.72%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.72%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 41 (29.50%) Azure
2 37 (26.62%) Microsoft 365
3 30 (21.58%) AWS
4 10 (7.19%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (6.47%) Google Workspace
6 7 (5.04%) IaaS
6 7 (5.04%) OneDrive
6 7 (5.04%) Slack
7 6 (4.32%) GCP
7 6 (4.32%) Mimecast
7 6 (4.32%) Route 53
7 6 (4.32%) SaaS
8 5 (3.60%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (2.88%) PaaS
10 2 (1.44%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (1.44%) Firebase
10 2 (1.44%) Serverless
11 1 (0.72%) Google Pay
11 1 (0.72%) Samsung Pay
Communications & Networking
1 56 (40.29%) Firewall
2 55 (39.57%) WAN
3 53 (38.13%) LAN
4 35 (25.18%) Wireless
5 34 (24.46%) VoIP
5 34 (24.46%) VPN
6 28 (20.14%) MPLS
7 25 (17.99%) TCP/IP
8 23 (16.55%) DHCP
9 20 (14.39%) DNS
9 20 (14.39%) Network Security
10 18 (12.95%) Internet
11 16 (11.51%) BGP
11 16 (11.51%) OSPF
12 14 (10.07%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (8.63%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (8.63%) SD-WAN
14 11 (7.91%) Bluetooth
14 11 (7.91%) VLAN
14 11 (7.91%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.88%) GIS
3 2 (1.44%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.72%) Apache Ignite
4 1 (0.72%) Ingres
4 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.72%) MySQL
4 1 (0.72%) Redis
4 1 (0.72%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (5.04%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (2.16%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.16%) JIRA
3 2 (1.44%) Crashlytics
4 1 (0.72%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.72%) fastlane
4 1 (0.72%) Genymotion
4 1 (0.72%) JUnit
4 1 (0.72%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.72%) Subversion
4 1 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (22.30%) Telecoms
2 22 (15.83%) Finance
3 11 (7.91%) Marketing
4 5 (3.60%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.88%) Legal
6 3 (2.16%) Banking
6 3 (2.16%) Electronics
7 1 (0.72%) Advertising
7 1 (0.72%) French Language
7 1 (0.72%) German Language
7 1 (0.72%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.72%) Law
7 1 (0.72%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (21.58%) Network Engineer
2 14 (10.07%) Field Engineer
3 12 (8.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (7.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 11 (7.91%) Field Service Engineer
4 11 (7.91%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (6.47%) Analyst
5 9 (6.47%) Architect
6 7 (5.04%) Designer
6 7 (5.04%) Network Manager
6 7 (5.04%) Support Engineer
7 6 (4.32%) Juniper Engineer
7 6 (4.32%) Lead Architect
8 5 (3.60%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (3.60%) Customer Service Advisor
8 5 (3.60%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (3.60%) Support Analyst
8 5 (3.60%) Technical Advisor
8 5 (3.60%) Technical Customer Support
8 5 (3.60%) Technical Support Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.88%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (2.16%) React
3 2 (1.44%) .NET
3 2 (1.44%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.44%) CSS
3 2 (1.44%) HTML
3 2 (1.44%) JSON
3 2 (1.44%) Node.js
3 2 (1.44%) OAuth
3 2 (1.44%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.44%) Sass
3 2 (1.44%) SOAP
3 2 (1.44%) YAML
3 2 (1.44%) Yocto
4 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.72%) LAMP
4 1 (0.72%) REST
4 1 (0.72%) Velocity
4 1 (0.72%) WCF
4 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.79%) Data Centre
1 15 (10.79%) Driving Licence
1 15 (10.79%) Mobile App
2 12 (8.63%) EPoS
3 8 (5.76%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.32%) Fibre Optics
5 6 (4.32%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.32%) Smart Home
5 6 (4.32%) Virtual Team
6 5 (3.60%) Clustering
6 5 (3.60%) Social Media
7 4 (2.88%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (2.16%) CCTV
8 3 (2.16%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (2.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (2.16%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (2.16%) Home Automation
8 3 (2.16%) Internet of Things
8 3 (2.16%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 38 (27.34%) Windows
2 25 (17.99%) Linux
3 19 (13.67%) Windows Server
4 16 (11.51%) Windows 10
5 11 (7.91%) Mac OS X
6 7 (5.04%) Apple iOS
7 6 (4.32%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (3.60%) Android
8 5 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.88%) Mac OS
9 4 (2.88%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (1.44%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (1.44%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.72%) OpenWrt
12 1 (0.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.14%) Problem-Solving
2 23 (16.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 20 (14.39%) ITIL
4 18 (12.95%) DevOps
5 15 (10.79%) Incident Management
6 12 (8.63%) Problem Management
7 11 (7.91%) Decision-Making
7 11 (7.91%) Presales
8 10 (7.19%) Network Design
9 9 (6.47%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (5.76%) Network Virtualisation
10 8 (5.76%) Software Engineering
11 7 (5.04%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (5.04%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (5.04%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (5.04%) Identity Management
11 7 (5.04%) Information Security
11 7 (5.04%) Infrastructure as Code
11 7 (5.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (5.04%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (14.39%) Python
2 10 (7.19%) C
3 8 (5.76%) SQL
4 7 (5.04%) PHP
4 7 (5.04%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.60%) C++
5 5 (3.60%) R
6 4 (2.88%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.88%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.88%) VBA
7 3 (2.16%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.16%) Embedded C
7 3 (2.16%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.44%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.44%) Go
8 2 (1.44%) Kotlin
8 2 (1.44%) Perl
9 1 (0.72%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.72%) Ruby
9 1 (0.72%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (15.83%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (10.79%) CCNP
3 9 (6.47%) CCIE
3 9 (6.47%) JNCIA
4 8 (5.76%) Degree
5 7 (5.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (3.60%) CCNA
7 4 (2.88%) CISM
7 4 (2.88%) CWNA
7 4 (2.88%) CWNE
8 3 (2.16%) CCDE
8 3 (2.16%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.44%) AWS Certification
9 2 (1.44%) CISSP
9 2 (1.44%) HNC
9 2 (1.44%) HND
10 1 (0.72%) CAPM
10 1 (0.72%) ISEB
10 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.19%) SLA
2 4 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.16%) GDPR
3 3 (2.16%) NIST
4 2 (1.44%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (1.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (23.74%) Active Directory
2 14 (10.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.76%) Docker
3 8 (5.76%) vSphere
4 7 (5.04%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.60%) VMware NSX
6 4 (2.88%) Firmware
6 4 (2.88%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (2.88%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.16%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.44%) XenApp
9 1 (0.72%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (12.95%) Ansible
2 9 (6.47%) Microsoft Intune
2 9 (6.47%) SCCM
3 7 (5.04%) AirWatch
3 7 (5.04%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.04%) Puppet
4 6 (4.32%) Kubernetes
4 6 (4.32%) Nagios
4 6 (4.32%) Terraform
5 5 (3.60%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (3.60%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (3.60%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (1.44%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.72%) AssetCenter
7 1 (0.72%) PaperCut
7 1 (0.72%) SCOM
7 1 (0.72%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.72%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 42 (30.22%) Cisco
2 32 (23.02%) Microsoft
3 22 (15.83%) VMware
4 20 (14.39%) Palo Alto
5 14 (10.07%) Meraki
6 13 (9.35%) Aerohive Networks
6 13 (9.35%) Citrix
6 13 (9.35%) Juniper
6 13 (9.35%) Ruckus Wireless
7 12 (8.63%) Riverbed
8 11 (7.91%) SolarWinds
9 10 (7.19%) F5
10 9 (6.47%) Fortinet
11 8 (5.76%) CheckPoint
12 7 (5.04%) Avaya
12 7 (5.04%) HP
13 6 (4.32%) Apple
14 5 (3.60%) 3PAR
14 5 (3.60%) BT
14 5 (3.60%) Radianz