Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 325 355 399
Rank change year-on-year +30 +44 +24
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 232 199 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.77% 0.67% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.65% 3.54% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 192 190 215
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,200 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

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 South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 4,989 5,625 8,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.52% 18.81% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3,902 4,536 6,649
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in the South East

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in the South East

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in the South East over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in the South East

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. 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
Thames Valley +49 103 £42,500 -5.56% 7
Berkshire +31 67 £42,500 -5.56% 4
Hampshire -17 51 £40,000 +42.86% 12
Surrey +27 46 £49,000 +3.16% 8
Buckinghamshire +16 21 £40,750 +0.62% 2
Oxfordshire -6 17 £42,500 -15.00% 1
West Sussex +17 16 £52,500 -2.78% 3
East Sussex -39 9 £42,500 -22.73% 2
Kent +9 6 £46,250 +23.33% 2
Middlesex +13 1 - -
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 111 (47.84%) LAN
2 97 (41.81%) Windows
3 89 (38.36%) WAN
4 82 (35.34%) Cisco
5 77 (33.19%) Wireless
6 67 (28.88%) Firewall
7 66 (28.45%) Microsoft
8 62 (26.72%) Active Directory
9 57 (24.57%) VoIP
10 50 (21.55%) ITIL
11 45 (19.40%) TCP/IP
12 41 (17.67%) VPN
13 40 (17.24%) HP
14 39 (16.81%) Windows 10
15 36 (15.52%) Microsoft Office
16 35 (15.09%) Security Cleared
16 35 (15.09%) Aruba
16 35 (15.09%) Office 365
17 34 (14.66%) Internet
18 33 (14.22%) WLAN
18 33 (14.22%) Degree
18 33 (14.22%) Palo Alto
18 33 (14.22%) Problem-Solving
19 32 (13.79%) DNS
20 31 (13.36%) SolarWinds
20 31 (13.36%) Windows 7
21 30 (12.93%) SC Cleared
21 30 (12.93%) Cisco Certification
21 30 (12.93%) Citrix
21 30 (12.93%) Finance

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 29 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 24 (10.34%) Skype for Business
3 17 (7.33%) MS Exchange
4 7 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.72%) IIS
8 3 (1.29%) Apache
9 2 (0.86%) Confluence
10 1 (0.43%) CMS
10 1 (0.43%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 36 (15.52%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (9.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (6.03%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.29%) AutoCAD
4 3 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.43%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.02%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 35 (15.09%) Office 365
2 14 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.72%) G Suite
4 4 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.86%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.43%) IaaS
6 1 (0.43%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 111 (47.84%) LAN
2 89 (38.36%) WAN
3 77 (33.19%) Wireless
4 67 (28.88%) Firewall
5 57 (24.57%) VoIP
6 45 (19.40%) TCP/IP
7 41 (17.67%) VPN
8 34 (14.66%) Internet
9 33 (14.22%) WLAN
10 32 (13.79%) DNS
11 29 (12.50%) Bluetooth
12 25 (10.78%) Ethernet
13 21 (9.05%) DHCP
13 21 (9.05%) Network Security
14 17 (7.33%) LTE
14 17 (7.33%) MPLS
15 16 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (6.90%) Skype
16 15 (6.47%) NetScaler
16 15 (6.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (5.17%) JIRA
2 11 (4.74%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.88%) Subversion
4 5 (2.16%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.16%) Xcode
5 2 (0.86%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.86%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.43%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.43%) Gradle
General
1 30 (12.93%) Finance
2 18 (7.76%) Electronics
3 15 (6.47%) Retail
4 11 (4.74%) Marketing
4 11 (4.74%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.59%) Billing
6 5 (2.16%) Automotive
6 5 (2.16%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.29%) Legal
8 2 (0.86%) Law
9 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.43%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 51 (21.98%) Network Engineer
2 40 (17.24%) Analyst
3 26 (11.21%) IT Support
4 17 (7.33%) Support Engineer
4 17 (7.33%) Support Technician
5 16 (6.90%) IT Support Technician
5 16 (6.90%) IT Technician
6 15 (6.47%) Software Engineer
6 15 (6.47%) Support Analyst
7 13 (5.60%) 2nd Line Support
7 13 (5.60%) IT Manager
8 12 (5.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 11 (4.74%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 11 (4.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (4.74%) Project Manager
10 10 (4.31%) IT Engineer
10 10 (4.31%) VoIP Engineer
11 9 (3.88%) Firewall Engineer
11 9 (3.88%) Voice Engineer
11 9 (3.88%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.45%) .NET
1 8 (3.45%) .NET Framework
1 8 (3.45%) HTML
1 8 (3.45%) WinForms
1 8 (3.45%) WPF
2 6 (2.59%) 802.1X
3 5 (2.16%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.86%) CSS
4 2 (0.86%) J2EE
5 1 (0.43%) Android SDK
5 1 (0.43%) JSON
5 1 (0.43%) LDAP
5 1 (0.43%) MAPI
5 1 (0.43%) REST
5 1 (0.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.07%) Data Centre
2 18 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
4 14 (6.03%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.74%) Management Information System
6 10 (4.31%) Mobile App
6 10 (4.31%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (3.88%) iPhone
8 8 (3.45%) CAN bus
8 8 (3.45%) CCTV
8 8 (3.45%) Robotics
8 8 (3.45%) User Experience
9 7 (3.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (2.59%) EPoS
10 6 (2.59%) W3C
11 5 (2.16%) CMDB
11 5 (2.16%) Internet of Things
11 5 (2.16%) Replication
12 4 (1.72%) Mobile Computing
12 4 (1.72%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 97 (41.81%) Windows
2 39 (16.81%) Windows 10
3 31 (13.36%) Windows 7
4 27 (11.64%) Android
5 26 (11.21%) Linux
5 26 (11.21%) Windows Server
6 21 (9.05%) Apple iOS
7 17 (7.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (6.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (5.60%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.16%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (1.72%) CentOS
12 3 (1.29%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.29%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.86%) Kali Linux
13 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.43%) VMS
14 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (21.55%) ITIL
2 33 (14.22%) Problem-Solving
3 28 (12.07%) Service Management
4 25 (10.78%) Logistics
5 24 (10.34%) Incident Management
5 24 (10.34%) ITIL V3
6 21 (9.05%) Asset Management
7 19 (8.19%) ITSM
8 16 (6.90%) Project Management
9 14 (6.03%) Change Management
9 14 (6.03%) Problem Management
10 13 (5.60%) OO
11 11 (4.74%) Android Development
11 11 (4.74%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (4.74%) Fault Management
11 11 (4.74%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (4.74%) Software Engineering
12 9 (3.88%) Business Continuity
12 9 (3.88%) Network Monitoring
12 9 (3.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (8.62%) C
2 16 (6.90%) C++
3 9 (3.88%) SQL
4 8 (3.45%) C#
4 8 (3.45%) Java
5 6 (2.59%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.16%) XAML
7 4 (1.72%) Python
8 3 (1.29%) Kotlin
9 2 (0.86%) Embedded C
9 2 (0.86%) Embedded C++
9 2 (0.86%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.43%) Perl
10 1 (0.43%) PHP
10 1 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (15.09%) Security Cleared
2 33 (14.22%) Degree
3 30 (12.93%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (12.93%) SC Cleared
4 25 (10.78%) CCNA
5 12 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (3.45%) CCNP
6 8 (3.45%) MCP
7 7 (3.02%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (2.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.72%) CCIE
9 4 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.72%) MCSE
10 3 (1.29%) CWNA
10 3 (1.29%) MCSA
10 3 (1.29%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.86%) APMP
11 2 (0.86%) BICSI RCDD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.05%) SLA
2 10 (4.31%) GDPR
3 5 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 4 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.72%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.43%) PMO
5 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 62 (26.72%) Active Directory
2 20 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (7.76%) Firmware
4 17 (7.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.43%) KVM
6 1 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (9.05%) Cisco IPCC
2 15 (6.47%) SCCM
3 8 (3.45%) SCOM
4 4 (1.72%) AirWatch
4 4 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (1.29%) Nagios
6 2 (0.86%) Ansible
6 2 (0.86%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.86%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.86%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.86%) Nessus
6 2 (0.86%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.86%) Nmap
6 2 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.86%) Puppet
7 1 (0.43%) Cacti
7 1 (0.43%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.43%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 82 (35.34%) Cisco
2 66 (28.45%) Microsoft
3 40 (17.24%) HP
4 35 (15.09%) Aruba
5 33 (14.22%) Palo Alto
6 31 (13.36%) SolarWinds
7 30 (12.93%) Citrix
8 29 (12.50%) VMware
9 24 (10.34%) Riverbed
10 21 (9.05%) Juniper
10 21 (9.05%) Zscaler
11 16 (6.90%) CheckPoint
12 13 (5.60%) Apple
13 10 (4.31%) Veeam
14 8 (3.45%) Assembla
15 7 (3.02%) Aerohive Networks
15 7 (3.02%) F5
15 7 (3.02%) Meraki
15 7 (3.02%) Remedy
16 6 (2.59%) EMC