The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England / North East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 76 69
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.31% 0.30% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.92% 3.17% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 9
Median salary £34,250 £50,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.50% +81.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £50,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,850 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +2.66% +10.29%  

Wi-Fi is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 104 63 77
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 16.10% 9.57% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 97 52 57
Median salary £30,000 £33,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.44% -16.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in the North East

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in the North East

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +8 1 £31,000 -38.00% 3
Durham - 1 £37,500 -
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Server
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (25.00%) SmoothWall
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) 802.15
2 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) LTE
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) RF Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Server
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (25.00%) SmoothWall
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) F5
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