Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > London
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 507 510 583
Rank change year-on-year +3 +73 +25
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 251 327 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.43% 0.47% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.34% 3.27% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 206 291 228
London median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £23,525
90th Percentile £70,625 £66,250 £71,800
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 7,526 9,995 10,747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.82% 14.42% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6,111 8,262 9,030
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £29,500 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in London

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in London.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in London

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in London over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

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 24 May 2019. 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 +30 60 £45,000 -10.00% 2
West London -2 14 £45,000 -10.00% 5
South London +15 11 £45,000 +69.81% 3
North London +15 4 £64,250 +117.80%
East London +23 1 £25,000 -39.76%
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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.

1 103 (41.04%) Cisco
2 102 (40.64%) Windows
3 93 (37.05%) LAN
4 89 (35.46%) WAN
5 80 (31.87%) Firewall
6 76 (30.28%) Microsoft
7 69 (27.49%) Active Directory
8 59 (23.51%) Microsoft Office
9 56 (22.31%) Cisco Certification
10 52 (20.72%) VMware
11 50 (19.92%) Office 365
11 50 (19.92%) Windows Server
12 45 (17.93%) VPN
13 44 (17.53%) TCP/IP
14 42 (16.73%) CCNA
14 42 (16.73%) Problem-Solving
15 41 (16.33%) ITIL
16 37 (14.74%) VoIP
17 36 (14.34%) Linux
17 36 (14.34%) Windows Server 2012
18 34 (13.55%) Windows 7
19 32 (12.75%) Finance
20 31 (12.35%) HP
20 31 (12.35%) Network Security
21 30 (11.95%) CCNP
21 30 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
21 30 (11.95%) Windows 10
22 29 (11.55%) Microsoft Azure
23 28 (11.16%) Python
24 26 (10.36%) Internet

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 22 (8.76%) Apache
2 19 (7.57%) MS Exchange
3 17 (6.77%) SharePoint
4 16 (6.37%) IIS
5 13 (5.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (4.78%) Apache Spark
6 12 (4.78%) Skype for Business
7 10 (3.98%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.99%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.59%) Confluence
9 4 (1.59%) Smallworld
10 2 (0.80%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.80%) WordPress
11 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.40%) nginx
Applications
1 59 (23.51%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (6.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (4.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (2.79%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (1.59%) AutoCAD
6 3 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.99%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.99%) Q-Pulse
1 5 (1.99%) Sage CRM
2 4 (1.59%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.40%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 50 (19.92%) Office 365
2 29 (11.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (6.37%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.39%) OneDrive
5 5 (1.99%) G Suite
5 5 (1.99%) SaaS
5 5 (1.99%) Slack
6 4 (1.59%) Mimecast
7 3 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.20%) GitHub
7 3 (1.20%) IaaS
8 2 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.80%) PaaS
9 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.40%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.40%) Serverless
9 1 (0.40%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 93 (37.05%) LAN
2 89 (35.46%) WAN
3 80 (31.87%) Firewall
4 45 (17.93%) VPN
5 44 (17.53%) TCP/IP
6 37 (14.74%) VoIP
7 31 (12.35%) Network Security
8 26 (10.36%) Internet
9 25 (9.96%) DNS
10 21 (8.37%) BGP
10 21 (8.37%) Broadband
10 21 (8.37%) VLAN
11 20 (7.97%) DHCP
11 20 (7.97%) OSPF
12 19 (7.57%) MPLS
12 19 (7.57%) Wireless
13 15 (5.98%) 3G
14 14 (5.58%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (5.18%) SAN
15 13 (5.18%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.17%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.18%) Big Data
3 10 (3.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.39%) GIS
5 6 (2.39%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.39%) MySQL
5 6 (2.39%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (1.99%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.40%) Power BI
7 1 (0.40%) Redis
7 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (1.99%) Cucumber
1 5 (1.99%) Selenium
1 5 (1.99%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (1.59%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.20%) JIRA
4 2 (0.80%) git-flow
5 1 (0.40%) GitLab
5 1 (0.40%) Maven
5 1 (0.40%) Mocha
General
1 32 (12.75%) Finance
2 21 (8.37%) Telecoms
3 18 (7.17%) Retail
4 9 (3.59%) Banking
5 5 (1.99%) Japanese Language
5 5 (1.99%) Law
5 5 (1.99%) Marketing
6 4 (1.59%) Legal
6 4 (1.59%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.80%) Back Office
8 1 (0.40%) Electronics
8 1 (0.40%) Games
8 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (19.52%) Network Engineer
2 30 (11.95%) Support Engineer
3 27 (10.76%) Analyst
4 22 (8.76%) IT Manager
4 22 (8.76%) IT Support
5 20 (7.97%) IT Engineer
6 19 (7.57%) 2nd Line Support
7 17 (6.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (5.98%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 14 (5.58%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 14 (5.58%) IT Support Engineer
9 14 (5.58%) Senior Network Engineer
10 13 (5.18%) Network Support
11 12 (4.78%) Big Data Engineer
11 12 (4.78%) Data Engineer
11 12 (4.78%) DevOps Engineer
11 12 (4.78%) Project Manager
12 11 (4.38%) Architect
12 11 (4.38%) Network Support Engineer
12 11 (4.38%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.18%) Kafka
2 12 (4.78%) Elastic Stack
2 12 (4.78%) NumPy
3 8 (3.19%) .NET
4 5 (1.99%) JSON
4 5 (1.99%) WSH
5 4 (1.59%) CSS
5 4 (1.59%) Node.js
5 4 (1.59%) REST
6 3 (1.20%) 802.1X
6 3 (1.20%) HTML
6 3 (1.20%) LESS
7 2 (0.80%) amCharts
7 2 (0.80%) D3.js
7 2 (0.80%) Google Maps API
7 2 (0.80%) HTML5
7 2 (0.80%) jQuery
7 2 (0.80%) Sass
7 2 (0.80%) WebSockets
8 1 (0.40%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (9.16%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (7.57%) Virtual Team
4 15 (5.98%) iPhone
5 14 (5.58%) Management Information System
5 14 (5.58%) Mobile App
6 11 (4.38%) iPad
6 11 (4.38%) Video Conferencing
7 9 (3.59%) Smartphone
8 8 (3.19%) Data Centre
8 8 (3.19%) Fibre Optics
8 8 (3.19%) Security Operations Centre
8 8 (3.19%) User Experience
9 5 (1.99%) Chromecast
9 5 (1.99%) Digital Signage
9 5 (1.99%) EPoS
9 5 (1.99%) Fintech
9 5 (1.99%) LIMS
9 5 (1.99%) Over-the-Top Content
9 5 (1.99%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 102 (40.64%) Windows
2 50 (19.92%) Windows Server
3 36 (14.34%) Linux
3 36 (14.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (13.55%) Windows 7
5 30 (11.95%) Windows 10
6 23 (9.16%) Android
7 13 (5.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (3.98%) Mac OS X
9 9 (3.59%) Unix
10 7 (2.79%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.39%) Windows 8
11 6 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (2.39%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.20%) FreeRTOS
13 2 (0.80%) CentOS
13 2 (0.80%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.80%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.40%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (16.73%) Problem-Solving
2 41 (16.33%) ITIL
3 25 (9.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 23 (9.16%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (8.37%) Analytics
5 21 (8.37%) Project Management
6 17 (6.77%) Software Engineering
7 16 (6.37%) Change Management
8 14 (5.58%) Open Source
9 13 (5.18%) Creative Thinking
9 13 (5.18%) DevOps
9 13 (5.18%) Information Security
10 12 (4.78%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (4.78%) IT Strategy
11 11 (4.38%) Service Management
12 10 (3.98%) CRM
12 10 (3.98%) Network Design
12 10 (3.98%) Problem Management
13 9 (3.59%) Kalman Filter
13 9 (3.59%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (11.16%) Python
2 25 (9.96%) SQL
3 15 (5.98%) PowerShell
4 14 (5.58%) JavaScript
5 12 (4.78%) Ruby
5 12 (4.78%) Scala
6 10 (3.98%) C
7 8 (3.19%) Java
8 7 (2.79%) C++
8 7 (2.79%) Perl
9 5 (1.99%) Embedded C
9 5 (1.99%) MATLAB
9 5 (1.99%) R
9 5 (1.99%) VBScript
10 4 (1.59%) C#
11 3 (1.20%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.80%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.40%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.40%) PHP
13 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 56 (22.31%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (16.73%) CCNA
3 30 (11.95%) CCNP
4 25 (9.96%) Degree
5 22 (8.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (4.78%) MCSE
7 8 (3.19%) CWNA
7 8 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (2.39%) CCIE
8 6 (2.39%) JNCIA
8 6 (2.39%) MCP
9 4 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (1.59%) MCSA
9 4 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.20%) HNC
10 3 (1.20%) HND
10 3 (1.20%) MCITP
10 3 (1.20%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.20%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.59%) GDPR
1 9 (3.59%) PCI DSS
2 7 (2.79%) SLA
3 6 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 6 (2.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.99%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.20%) JTAG
6 2 (0.80%) QA
7 1 (0.40%) PMO
System Software
1 69 (27.49%) Active Directory
2 26 (10.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.98%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.38%) Firmware
5 8 (3.19%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (2.79%) XenApp
7 5 (1.99%) BitLocker
7 5 (1.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (1.99%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.20%) vSphere
9 1 (0.40%) Docker
9 1 (0.40%) KVM
9 1 (0.40%) NFS
9 1 (0.40%) Samba
9 1 (0.40%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (3.98%) SCCM
2 8 (3.19%) WSUS
3 6 (2.39%) Backup Exec
3 6 (2.39%) Nagios
4 5 (1.99%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.80%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.40%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.40%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.40%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.40%) Kibana
6 1 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.40%) Puppet
6 1 (0.40%) SAP Afaria
6 1 (0.40%) SELinux
6 1 (0.40%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.40%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 103 (41.04%) Cisco
2 76 (30.28%) Microsoft
3 52 (20.72%) VMware
4 31 (12.35%) HP
5 24 (9.56%) Citrix
6 23 (9.16%) Avaya
7 22 (8.76%) CheckPoint
8 21 (8.37%) Apple
9 20 (7.97%) Juniper
10 15 (5.98%) Meraki
10 15 (5.98%) SolarWinds
11 12 (4.78%) Google
12 11 (4.38%) Dell
13 8 (3.19%) Ekahau
14 7 (2.79%) Aerohive Networks
14 7 (2.79%) F5
14 7 (2.79%) Fortinet
14 7 (2.79%) Red Hat
15 6 (2.39%) Openreach
15 6 (2.39%) Palo Alto