Wi-Fi Jobs in the Midlands

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > Midlands

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 16 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
16 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 152 253 249
Rank change year-on-year +101 -4 -38
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 179 79 115
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.57% 0.80% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.24% 4.55% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 150 74 101
10th Percentile £24,240 £25,500 £27,000
25th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £39,750 £39,250 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.27% -7.65% +32.81%
75th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £52,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -12.09% -6.19%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Midlands

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 the Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,593 1,738 1,682
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 13.96% 17.52% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,301 745 1,099
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,250
25th Percentile £30,274 £31,750 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
75th Percentile £54,000 £61,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +5.00%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in the Midlands

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Wi-Fi in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in the Midlands

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wi-Fi in the Midlands over the 6 months to 16 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in the Midlands

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 April 2024. 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
West Midlands +99 108 £34,000 -6.85% 21
East Midlands +28 66 £40,000 - 12
Wi-Fi
England

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (16.76%) SharePoint
2 17 (9.50%) Microsoft Exchange
3 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 26 (14.53%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.23%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 87 (48.60%) Microsoft 365
2 64 (35.75%) Azure
3 33 (18.44%) Entra ID
4 17 (9.50%) AWS
5 8 (4.47%) OneDrive
6 6 (3.35%) GCP
6 6 (3.35%) Mimecast
6 6 (3.35%) Nutanix
7 5 (2.79%) GitHub
8 3 (1.68%) Azure Sentinel
8 3 (1.68%) Google Workspace
8 3 (1.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (1.12%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.12%) OpenDNS
9 2 (1.12%) SaaS
10 1 (0.56%) AWS IoT
Communications & Networking
1 54 (30.17%) Firewall
2 42 (23.46%) DNS
3 39 (21.79%) DHCP
4 38 (21.23%) Wireless
5 36 (20.11%) VLAN
6 34 (18.99%) WAN
7 32 (17.88%) TCP/IP
8 27 (15.08%) LAN
9 26 (14.53%) VPN
10 23 (12.85%) Bluetooth
11 19 (10.61%) SD-WAN
12 16 (8.94%) VoIP
13 14 (7.82%) Network Security
14 11 (6.15%) ZigBee
15 10 (5.59%) RS-232
15 10 (5.59%) RS-485
16 9 (5.03%) Ethernet
17 6 (3.35%) Internet
18 5 (2.79%) GSM
18 5 (2.79%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.91%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (1.12%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 6 (3.35%) JIRA
2 5 (2.79%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.23%) Git
General
1 41 (22.91%) Finance
2 38 (21.23%) Retail
3 33 (18.44%) Social Skills
4 20 (11.17%) Electronics
5 18 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (5.59%) Telecoms
7 8 (4.47%) Automotive
7 8 (4.47%) Public Sector
8 6 (3.35%) Marketing
9 4 (2.23%) Documentation Skills
9 4 (2.23%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 4 (2.23%) Local Government
9 4 (2.23%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.68%) Multimedia
11 2 (1.12%) Law
11 2 (1.12%) Legal
11 2 (1.12%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 34 (18.99%) IT Engineer
2 30 (16.76%) Senior
3 28 (15.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 28 (15.64%) Network Engineer
4 26 (14.53%) Analyst
5 23 (12.85%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 21 (11.73%) Help Desk Analyst
7 19 (10.61%) Support Engineer
8 18 (10.06%) IT Support
9 16 (8.94%) Embedded Engineer
10 15 (8.38%) IT Manager
11 13 (7.26%) IT Technician
12 11 (6.15%) Software Engineer
13 10 (5.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 10 (5.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 10 (5.59%) Mobile Engineer
14 9 (5.03%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
14 9 (5.03%) IT Support Engineer
14 9 (5.03%) Senior IT Technician
14 9 (5.03%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.12%) LAMP
1 2 (1.12%) Qt
1 2 (1.12%) V-Ray
2 1 (0.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 39 (21.79%) Driving Licence
2 22 (12.29%) Data Centre
3 15 (8.38%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (7.26%) IoT
5 8 (4.47%) ARM Cortex
5 8 (4.47%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (3.91%) CCTV
7 5 (2.79%) EPoS
7 5 (2.79%) Smart Home
8 4 (2.23%) Clustering
8 4 (2.23%) FMCG
8 4 (2.23%) Onboarding
8 4 (2.23%) PropTech
9 3 (1.68%) Analogue Electronics
9 3 (1.68%) iPad
9 3 (1.68%) Media Streaming
10 2 (1.12%) Cyber Threat
10 2 (1.12%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.12%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.12%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 97 (54.19%) Windows
2 63 (35.20%) Windows Server
3 24 (13.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (12.85%) Windows 10
5 18 (10.06%) Windows Server 2019
6 16 (8.94%) Windows Server 2016
7 13 (7.26%) Linux
8 11 (6.15%) Windows 7
8 11 (6.15%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.79%) FreeRTOS
9 5 (2.79%) ThreadX
10 3 (1.68%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.12%) Android
11 2 (1.12%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.67%) Asset Management
2 35 (19.55%) Problem-Solving
3 30 (16.76%) Customer Service
4 28 (15.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 27 (15.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 25 (13.97%) ERP
7 24 (13.41%) Cybersecurity
8 23 (12.85%) Agile
9 19 (10.61%) Software Engineering
10 15 (8.38%) Service Delivery
11 13 (7.26%) Proactive Maintenance
12 12 (6.70%) Kalman Filter
13 11 (6.15%) Hardware Maintenance
13 11 (6.15%) ITIL
13 11 (6.15%) Programme Management
14 10 (5.59%) Critical Thinking
14 10 (5.59%) IT Strategy
14 10 (5.59%) Mentoring
14 10 (5.59%) Migration
14 10 (5.59%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.17%) C
2 11 (6.15%) SQL
3 9 (5.03%) Embedded C
3 9 (5.03%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.79%) Python
5 3 (1.68%) C++
6 1 (0.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (13.97%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (13.41%) Security Cleared
3 22 (12.29%) CCNA
4 14 (7.82%) Degree
5 13 (7.26%) BPSS Clearance
6 12 (6.70%) CCNP
7 11 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (6.15%) SC Cleared
8 8 (4.47%) AWS Certification
8 8 (4.47%) CCSA
8 8 (4.47%) DBS Check
9 7 (3.91%) Network+ Certification
10 6 (3.35%) MCSE
11 4 (2.23%) A+ Certification
11 4 (2.23%) CCIE
11 4 (2.23%) MCP
12 2 (1.12%) Azure Certification
12 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
13 1 (0.56%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.94%) SLA
2 13 (7.26%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 8 (4.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.79%) MISRA
5 4 (2.23%) Accessibility
5 4 (2.23%) Automotive SPICE
5 4 (2.23%) AUTOSAR
6 3 (1.68%) JTAG
7 2 (1.12%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 63 (35.20%) Active Directory
2 41 (22.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (14.53%) Hyper-V
4 15 (8.38%) Firmware
5 13 (7.26%) KVM
6 5 (2.79%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (2.23%) pfSense
8 3 (1.68%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.12%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 2 (1.12%) Docker
9 2 (1.12%) Embedded Firmware
9 2 (1.12%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (15.08%) Microsoft Intune
2 10 (5.59%) SCCM
3 7 (3.91%) PaperCut
3 7 (3.91%) SmoothWall
4 5 (2.79%) WSUS
5 4 (2.23%) AirWatch
5 4 (2.23%) Autotask
5 4 (2.23%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (2.23%) Jamf Pro
6 3 (1.68%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.12%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 90 (50.28%) Microsoft
2 47 (26.26%) Cisco
3 43 (24.02%) VMware
4 28 (15.64%) Meraki
5 17 (9.50%) Dell
6 12 (6.70%) Apple
7 10 (5.59%) Sage
7 10 (5.59%) Veeam
8 8 (4.47%) Aruba
8 8 (4.47%) CheckPoint
9 7 (3.91%) Avaya
9 7 (3.91%) Sophos
9 7 (3.91%) WatchGuard
10 6 (3.35%) Google
10 6 (3.35%) Ruckus Wireless
11 5 (2.79%) Citrix
11 5 (2.79%) Draytek
12 4 (2.23%) EMC
12 4 (2.23%) Fortinet
12 4 (2.23%) Rapid7