Period
to 19 April 2019

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 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 334 355 361
Rank change year-on-year +21 +6 +54
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 177 222 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.67% 0.70% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.04% 4.13% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 161 197 170
South East median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -12.81%
10th Percentile £24,500 £20,500 £23,125
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +10.26% -2.50%

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 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 4,376 5,375 6,063
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.47% 17.02% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3,418 4,124 4,898
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,857 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +0.84% -2.02%
10th Percentile £25,963 £24,075 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,850 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

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 19 April 2019.

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 19 April 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
Surrey +71 63 £47,500 +8.57% 5
Thames Valley -5 47 £46,192 +11.30% 15
Hampshire -10 34 £31,250 -10.71% 2
Berkshire +15 28 £48,750 -11.36% 5
West Sussex -5 21 £57,500 +35.29%
Buckinghamshire +4 10 £30,000 -25.00% 9
Oxfordshire +24 9 £52,500 +26.51% 1
East Sussex +15 6 £40,000 -
Kent +12 5 £52,500 +20.00%
Middlesex +12 1 £55,000 -15.38%
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 South East region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 78 (44.07%) Firewall
2 68 (38.42%) Cisco
3 63 (35.59%) WAN
4 61 (34.46%) Windows
5 54 (30.51%) Wireless
6 53 (29.94%) DNS
7 52 (29.38%) Microsoft
7 52 (29.38%) Active Directory
8 49 (27.68%) VoIP
9 43 (24.29%) Cisco Certification
10 42 (23.73%) LAN
10 42 (23.73%) Office 365
11 40 (22.60%) Windows Server
12 37 (20.90%) High Availability
13 35 (19.77%) MPLS
13 35 (19.77%) DHCP
13 35 (19.77%) VPN
14 33 (18.64%) Windows 10
15 31 (17.51%) CCNP
16 29 (16.38%) C
16 29 (16.38%) ITIL
16 29 (16.38%) Problem-Solving
16 29 (16.38%) Cisco ASA
17 27 (15.25%) TCP/IP
17 27 (15.25%) Degree
17 27 (15.25%) Network Security
18 25 (14.12%) Stakeholder Management
18 25 (14.12%) VMware
18 25 (14.12%) Linux
18 25 (14.12%) BGP

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 14 (7.91%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.52%) IIS
3 4 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.26%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.69%) IBM Domino
5 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.13%) Site Server
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (0.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (11.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (9.04%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.56%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 42 (23.73%) Office 365
2 20 (11.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (7.91%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.26%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.13%) IaaS
5 2 (1.13%) PaaS
5 2 (1.13%) SaaS
5 2 (1.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 78 (44.07%) Firewall
2 63 (35.59%) WAN
3 54 (30.51%) Wireless
4 53 (29.94%) DNS
5 49 (27.68%) VoIP
6 42 (23.73%) LAN
7 35 (19.77%) DHCP
7 35 (19.77%) MPLS
7 35 (19.77%) VPN
8 29 (16.38%) Cisco ASA
9 27 (15.25%) Network Security
9 27 (15.25%) TCP/IP
10 25 (14.12%) BGP
11 24 (13.56%) Internet
11 24 (13.56%) OSPF
12 18 (10.17%) Cisco PIX
12 18 (10.17%) DWDM
13 16 (9.04%) Bluetooth
14 15 (8.47%) Ethernet
15 14 (7.91%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.34%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.69%) MS Access
4 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.56%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 16 (9.04%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.26%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.69%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.69%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.56%) Subversion
4 1 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (7.34%) Telecoms
2 12 (6.78%) Finance
3 10 (5.65%) Electronics
4 4 (2.26%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.26%) Retail
5 3 (1.69%) Back Office
5 3 (1.69%) Publishing
6 2 (1.13%) Marketing
7 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.56%) Avionics
7 1 (0.56%) French Language
7 1 (0.56%) Law
7 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (20.90%) Network Engineer
2 28 (15.82%) Analyst
3 20 (11.30%) Support Engineer
4 18 (10.17%) IT Engineer
5 15 (8.47%) Embedded Engineer
6 14 (7.91%) Network Manager
7 13 (7.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 13 (7.34%) Network Operations Manager
7 13 (7.34%) Operations Manager
7 13 (7.34%) Software Engineer
8 12 (6.78%) IT Support
8 12 (6.78%) Senior Network Engineer
8 12 (6.78%) Service Analyst
8 12 (6.78%) Service Desk Analyst
9 11 (6.21%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (5.65%) IP Engineer
10 10 (5.65%) IT Support Engineer
10 10 (5.65%) Wireless Engineer
11 9 (5.08%) Support Analyst
12 8 (4.52%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.95%) JSON
1 7 (3.95%) Node.js
1 7 (3.95%) React
2 2 (1.13%) Yocto
3 1 (0.56%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.56%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.47%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.52%) Device Driver
4 6 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.82%) Clustering
5 5 (2.82%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.82%) Internet of Things
5 5 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.26%) e-Learning
6 4 (2.26%) Fintech
6 4 (2.26%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.26%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.26%) Smart Home
6 4 (2.26%) User Experience
7 3 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.69%) PKI
8 2 (1.13%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.13%) IPTV
8 2 (1.13%) NHS
8 2 (1.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 61 (34.46%) Windows
2 40 (22.60%) Windows Server
3 33 (18.64%) Windows 10
4 25 (14.12%) Linux
5 24 (13.56%) Windows 7
6 15 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (6.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (5.08%) FreeRTOS
9 7 (3.95%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.26%) Android
10 4 (2.26%) Unix
11 3 (1.69%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.69%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.13%) VxWorks
12 2 (1.13%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.56%) CentOS
13 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.90%) High Availability
2 29 (16.38%) ITIL
2 29 (16.38%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (14.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (13.56%) Server Management
5 22 (12.43%) Network Monitoring
6 20 (11.30%) Technical Leadership
6 20 (11.30%) WAN Optimisation
7 19 (10.73%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (10.73%) Incident Management
8 17 (9.60%) Mentoring
8 17 (9.60%) Remediation Plan
8 17 (9.60%) Runbook
8 17 (9.60%) Software Engineering
9 16 (9.04%) Computer Science
10 15 (8.47%) ITSM
11 14 (7.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 13 (7.34%) Change Management
13 12 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (5.65%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (16.38%) C
2 19 (10.73%) SQL
3 16 (9.04%) C++
4 12 (6.78%) Python
5 7 (3.95%) Embedded C
5 7 (3.95%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.26%) C#
6 4 (2.26%) Embedded C++
7 3 (1.69%) Java
7 3 (1.69%) XAML
8 2 (1.13%) VBA
9 1 (0.56%) Perl
9 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (24.29%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (17.51%) CCNP
3 27 (15.25%) Degree
4 19 (10.73%) MCSE
4 19 (10.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (8.47%) A+ Certification
6 14 (7.91%) CCNA
7 10 (5.65%) Security Cleared
8 9 (5.08%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (4.52%) SC Cleared
10 7 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (3.39%) MCSA
12 5 (2.82%) CCIE
12 5 (2.82%) HNC
12 5 (2.82%) HND
13 4 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (1.69%) CISSP
15 2 (1.13%) MCITP
15 2 (1.13%) MCP
15 2 (1.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.86%) GDPR
2 15 (8.47%) SLA
3 9 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.82%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (29.38%) Active Directory
2 18 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.78%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.08%) Firmware
5 5 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.26%) DFS Replication
7 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.13%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.56%) XenApp
9 1 (0.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (3.39%) SCCM
2 4 (2.26%) Backup Exec
2 4 (2.26%) SCOM
2 4 (2.26%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.13%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.13%) Ansible
4 2 (1.13%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.13%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.13%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.13%) Netcool
5 1 (0.56%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.56%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 68 (38.42%) Cisco
2 52 (29.38%) Microsoft
3 25 (14.12%) VMware
4 24 (13.56%) SolarWinds
5 19 (10.73%) Meraki
6 17 (9.60%) Aruba
7 11 (6.21%) Juniper
8 10 (5.65%) Huawei
8 10 (5.65%) Ruckus Wireless
9 9 (5.08%) HP
10 8 (4.52%) Citrix
11 5 (2.82%) Dell
12 4 (2.26%) Barracuda Networks
12 4 (2.26%) EMC
12 4 (2.26%) F5
12 4 (2.26%) Oracle
12 4 (2.26%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (2.26%) Virgin Media
13 3 (1.69%) Xamarin