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

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 303 322 360
Rank change year-on-year +19 +38 +48
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 225 240 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.86% 0.81% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.34% 5.00% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 159 198 203
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% -8.89%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,600 £21,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,000
England median annual salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -8.89% +5.88% -

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 4,212 4,804 5,415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.17% 16.24% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3,236 3,771 4,347
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -2.30%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £45,800 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.58% +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 19 August 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 August 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
Hampshire +26 76 £35,000 +8.53% 10
Thames Valley -11 60 £30,000 -29.41% 16
Surrey +21 49 £47,500 +1.06% 6
Buckinghamshire +31 32 £30,000 -17.24% 5
West Sussex -14 20 £50,500 -12.17% 2
Berkshire -37 19 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Oxfordshire +30 9 £27,500 -35.29% 4
Kent +7 8 £52,500 +13.51% 2
East Sussex +13 6 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Middlesex +6 5 £55,000 -
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 115 (51.11%) WAN
2 112 (49.78%) LAN
3 87 (38.67%) Cisco
4 82 (36.44%) Microsoft
5 71 (31.56%) Degree
6 67 (29.78%) Firewall
6 67 (29.78%) ITIL
7 65 (28.89%) Windows
8 60 (26.67%) VMware
9 58 (25.78%) Aruba
10 55 (24.44%) Active Directory
11 49 (21.78%) VMware Infrastructure
12 48 (21.33%) Data Centre
12 48 (21.33%) Linux
13 47 (20.89%) VoIP
13 47 (20.89%) Cisco Certification
13 47 (20.89%) Analytical Skills
14 46 (20.44%) Problem-Solving
15 44 (19.56%) Citrix
16 43 (19.11%) Amazon AWS
17 41 (18.22%) Wireless
18 40 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
18 40 (17.78%) Project Management
19 39 (17.33%) Finance
19 39 (17.33%) Windows Server
20 37 (16.44%) SQL Server
21 35 (15.56%) Migration
22 33 (14.67%) SAP
22 33 (14.67%) TCP/IP
22 33 (14.67%) Service Delivery

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 (6.22%) MS Exchange
2 12 (5.33%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.00%) Skype for Business
4 5 (2.22%) IIS
5 3 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.44%) Confluence
7 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.33%) SketchUp
4 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 43 (19.11%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (13.78%) Office 365
3 16 (7.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (3.11%) IaaS
5 5 (2.22%) PaaS
5 5 (2.22%) SaaS
6 2 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 115 (51.11%) WAN
2 112 (49.78%) LAN
3 67 (29.78%) Firewall
4 47 (20.89%) VoIP
5 41 (18.22%) Wireless
6 33 (14.67%) TCP/IP
7 29 (12.89%) DNS
7 29 (12.89%) PABX
8 25 (11.11%) VPN
9 24 (10.67%) BGP
10 23 (10.22%) OSPF
10 23 (10.22%) SAN
11 21 (9.33%) MPLS
11 21 (9.33%) VLAN
12 20 (8.89%) SNMP
13 19 (8.44%) DHCP
13 19 (8.44%) Internet
14 15 (6.67%) NAS
15 14 (6.22%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (5.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 30 (13.33%) DB2
3 6 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.44%) Big Data
5 1 (0.44%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (12.89%) MSI
2 5 (2.22%) JIRA
3 4 (1.78%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.78%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.33%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.89%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.44%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 39 (17.33%) Finance
2 32 (14.22%) Manufacturing
3 20 (8.89%) Telecoms
4 17 (7.56%) Retail
5 10 (4.44%) Electronics
6 7 (3.11%) Billing
7 5 (2.22%) Avionics
8 4 (1.78%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.33%) Back Office
10 2 (0.89%) Public Sector
10 2 (0.89%) Publishing
11 1 (0.44%) Advertising
11 1 (0.44%) Games
11 1 (0.44%) Law
11 1 (0.44%) Marketing
11 1 (0.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 43 (19.11%) Network Engineer
2 34 (15.11%) Architect
3 29 (12.89%) Technical Architect
4 27 (12.00%) Analyst
5 26 (11.56%) Support Engineer
6 18 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
7 16 (7.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 15 (6.67%) IT Engineer
8 15 (6.67%) IT Support
9 14 (6.22%) IP Engineer
9 14 (6.22%) IT Architect
9 14 (6.22%) IT Manager
9 14 (6.22%) Wireless Engineer
10 13 (5.78%) 2nd Line Support
10 13 (5.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (5.78%) Project Manager
11 11 (4.89%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 11 (4.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 11 (4.89%) Embedded Engineer
12 10 (4.44%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.89%) 802.1X
1 2 (0.89%) Web Services
2 1 (0.44%) Flash
2 1 (0.44%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.44%) LDAP
2 1 (0.44%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (0.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 48 (21.33%) Data Centre
2 47 (20.89%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (14.22%) Self-Motivation
4 30 (13.33%) Public Cloud
5 13 (5.78%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.56%) CCTV
7 7 (3.11%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (2.67%) e-Learning
9 5 (2.22%) FMCG
9 5 (2.22%) Smart Home
10 4 (1.78%) Internet of Things
10 4 (1.78%) PKI
10 4 (1.78%) User Experience
10 4 (1.78%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.33%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.33%) IPTV
11 3 (1.33%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.89%) Enterprise Cloud
12 2 (0.89%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.89%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 65 (28.89%) Windows
2 48 (21.33%) Linux
3 39 (17.33%) Windows Server
4 25 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 16 (7.11%) Windows 7
6 15 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.22%) Unix
7 5 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.33%) Android
9 3 (1.33%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.33%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.89%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.89%) CentOS
11 1 (0.44%) Debian
11 1 (0.44%) FreeRTOS
11 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (29.78%) ITIL
2 46 (20.44%) Problem-Solving
3 40 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (17.78%) Project Management
4 35 (15.56%) Migration
5 33 (14.67%) Service Delivery
5 33 (14.67%) TOGAF
6 30 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
7 29 (12.89%) Application Packaging
7 29 (12.89%) Architectural Design
7 29 (12.89%) Strategic Thinking
8 21 (9.33%) Incident Management
9 19 (8.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 15 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (6.22%) Change Management
12 12 (5.33%) Computer Science
12 12 (5.33%) Project Delivery
12 12 (5.33%) Software Engineering
13 11 (4.89%) Load Balancing
14 10 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (9.33%) SQL
2 17 (7.56%) C
3 13 (5.78%) Python
4 10 (4.44%) C++
4 10 (4.44%) Embedded C
5 3 (1.33%) C#
5 3 (1.33%) Embedded C++
6 2 (0.89%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.89%) Java
6 2 (0.89%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.89%) XAML
7 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 71 (31.56%) Degree
2 47 (20.89%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (12.89%) AWS Certification
3 29 (12.89%) TOGAF Certification
4 25 (11.11%) CCNA
5 24 (10.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (10.22%) CCNP
7 10 (4.44%) Security Cleared
8 8 (3.56%) SC Cleared
9 6 (2.67%) CCIE
9 6 (2.67%) MCSA
9 6 (2.67%) MCSE
9 6 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (2.22%) JNCIP
11 4 (1.78%) CCSP
11 4 (1.78%) CISSP
12 3 (1.33%) ACCA
12 3 (1.33%) CCDP
12 3 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.44%) SLA
2 2 (0.89%) GDPR
3 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 55 (24.44%) Active Directory
2 49 (21.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (12.89%) Microsoft App-V
4 17 (7.56%) Hyper-V
5 9 (4.00%) Firmware
6 7 (3.11%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.33%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 3 (1.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (12.89%) IBM BigFix
2 9 (4.00%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.78%) FortiGate
3 4 (1.78%) SCCM
4 3 (1.33%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.33%) SCOM
4 3 (1.33%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (0.89%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.89%) Ansible
5 2 (0.89%) Netcool
6 1 (0.44%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.44%) Grafana
6 1 (0.44%) Graylog
Vendors
1 87 (38.67%) Cisco
2 82 (36.44%) Microsoft
3 60 (26.67%) VMware
4 58 (25.78%) Aruba
5 44 (19.56%) Citrix
6 33 (14.67%) SAP
7 29 (12.89%) IBM
7 29 (12.89%) Meraki
8 17 (7.56%) HP
9 16 (7.11%) Palo Alto
10 14 (6.22%) F5
10 14 (6.22%) Huawei
10 14 (6.22%) Ruckus Wireless
11 11 (4.89%) SolarWinds
12 8 (3.56%) Google
13 6 (2.67%) Oracle
13 6 (2.67%) Virgin Media
14 5 (2.22%) Dell
14 5 (2.22%) Juniper
15 4 (1.78%) Red Hat