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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England / North East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 87 83
Rank change year-on-year +24 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 8 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.39% 0.12% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.02% 0.69% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Median salary £35,000 £60,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.66% +118.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11%  

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 114 144 90
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 19.83% 17.89% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 104 133 73
Median salary £36,000 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.46% -4.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,910 £26,100 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in the North East over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 22 June 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 - 4 £36,250 -
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (60.00%) Service Management
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) Office 365
3 4 (40.00%) MCSA
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) VPN
3 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (40.00%) ITSM
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (20.00%) Network Design

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 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) 802.15
4 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) LTE
4 1 (10.00%) SMS
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) ZigBee
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 3 (30.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) RF Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Sales Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (10.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Service Management
2 5 (50.00%) Migration
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) ITSM
4 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Network Design
4 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
5 1 (10.00%) BCP
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (40.00%) MCSA
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Apple
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) F5