Period
to 18 August 2017

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 18 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 347 391 388
Rank change year-on-year +44 -3 +101
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 198 223 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.68% 0.60% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.65% 2.87% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 203 213 200
South East median annual salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.89% +12.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £62,000 £70,000 £59,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5423 7762 8860
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 18.50% 20.97% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4348 6346 6899
South East median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% +4.94%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,225
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 18 August 2017.

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 18 August 2017. 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 +35 61 £42,500 - 1
Hampshire +25 46 £28,000 -37.78% 1
Surrey +30 45 £47,500 +1.06% 1
Berkshire +59 43 £42,500 -12.82%
East Sussex +27 16 £52,500 -20.75%
Kent +22 16 £37,500 +36.36% 1
West Sussex +3 13 £52,500 +2.94% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 11 £41,000 +105.00%
Oxfordshire +16 10 £22,000 -58.10% 1
Middlesex +12 1 - -
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 South East region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 99 (50.00%) LAN
2 95 (47.98%) Windows
3 89 (44.95%) WAN
4 75 (37.88%) Cisco
4 75 (37.88%) Active Directory
5 70 (35.35%) Firewall
6 64 (32.32%) Microsoft
7 57 (28.79%) Cisco Certification
8 52 (26.26%) Windows Server
9 50 (25.25%) Wireless
10 45 (22.73%) ITIL
11 39 (19.70%) Degree
12 37 (18.69%) SLA
13 35 (17.68%) Linux
14 32 (16.16%) Windows Server 2008
15 31 (15.66%) VMware
16 29 (14.65%) MPLS
16 29 (14.65%) OSPF
16 29 (14.65%) BGP
16 29 (14.65%) Data Centre
17 28 (14.14%) Microsoft Certification
17 28 (14.14%) HP
17 28 (14.14%) DHCP
17 28 (14.14%) WLAN
18 27 (13.64%) VPN
18 27 (13.64%) CCNA
18 27 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
19 26 (13.13%) VLAN
19 26 (13.13%) SQL Server
20 25 (12.63%) Juniper

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 22 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 18 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 13 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (5.05%) IIS
5 8 (4.04%) Skype for Business
6 7 (3.54%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.12%) Office 365
2 15 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (6.06%) IaaS
4 11 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (4.04%) PaaS
6 4 (2.02%) SaaS
7 3 (1.52%) G Suite
8 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.51%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 99 (50.00%) LAN
2 89 (44.95%) WAN
3 70 (35.35%) Firewall
4 50 (25.25%) Wireless
5 29 (14.65%) BGP
5 29 (14.65%) MPLS
5 29 (14.65%) OSPF
6 28 (14.14%) DHCP
6 28 (14.14%) WLAN
7 27 (13.64%) VPN
8 26 (13.13%) VLAN
9 24 (12.12%) Unified Communications
10 23 (11.62%) 4G
10 23 (11.62%) Cisco ASA
10 23 (11.62%) DNS
10 23 (11.62%) Ethernet
10 23 (11.62%) SAN
11 21 (10.61%) 3G
12 20 (10.10%) Internet
13 19 (9.60%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (6.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.51%) JIRA
2 1 (0.51%) SoapUI
General
1 23 (11.62%) Telecoms
2 16 (8.08%) Electronics
3 9 (4.55%) Retail
4 6 (3.03%) Finance
5 4 (2.02%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.52%) Advertising
6 3 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (23.23%) Network Engineer
2 26 (13.13%) 2nd Line Support
2 26 (13.13%) Support Engineer
3 23 (11.62%) IT Engineer
4 22 (11.11%) Analyst
4 22 (11.11%) IT Support
5 20 (10.10%) Desktop Support
5 20 (10.10%) Senior Network Engineer
6 18 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 18 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 17 (8.59%) IT Support Engineer
7 17 (8.59%) Support Analyst
8 14 (7.07%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 14 (7.07%) Administrator
9 13 (6.57%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
9 13 (6.57%) Desktop Engineer
9 13 (6.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 10 (5.05%) Infrastructure Manager
10 10 (5.05%) Project Manager
10 10 (5.05%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.07%) JSON
1 14 (7.07%) REST
2 6 (3.03%) 802.1X
3 5 (2.53%) COM+
4 4 (2.02%) HTML
5 2 (1.01%) .NET
5 2 (1.01%) WAP
6 1 (0.51%) DirectX
6 1 (0.51%) MFC
6 1 (0.51%) Middleware
6 1 (0.51%) WCF
6 1 (0.51%) Web Services
6 1 (0.51%) WPF
6 1 (0.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.65%) Data Centre
2 24 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 18 (9.09%) PKI
4 15 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (7.58%) Management Information System
5 14 (7.07%) Smart Home
6 10 (5.05%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.52%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.52%) EPoS
7 3 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.01%) Clustering
8 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.01%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.51%) BYOD
9 1 (0.51%) CCTV
9 1 (0.51%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.51%) iPhone
9 1 (0.51%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 95 (47.98%) Windows
2 52 (26.26%) Windows Server
3 35 (17.68%) Linux
4 32 (16.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (11.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 18 (9.09%) Unix
8 15 (7.58%) Windows 10
9 11 (5.56%) Windows 8
10 6 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (2.02%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.52%) Android
12 3 (1.52%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.01%) AIX
14 1 (0.51%) VMS
14 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (22.73%) ITIL
2 21 (10.61%) Change Control
3 20 (10.10%) Load Balancing
4 19 (9.60%) Project Management
5 17 (8.59%) Network Design
5 17 (8.59%) PRINCE2
6 16 (8.08%) Operations Management
7 14 (7.07%) Information Management
7 14 (7.07%) Time Management
8 13 (6.57%) Presales
9 12 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (6.06%) WAN Optimisation
10 11 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
11 10 (5.05%) Adaptive Security
11 10 (5.05%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (4.55%) Risk Management
12 9 (4.55%) Scrum
13 8 (4.04%) CRM
13 8 (4.04%) Kalman Filter
13 8 (4.04%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.62%) C
1 23 (11.62%) C++
2 15 (7.58%) SQL
3 8 (4.04%) Python
4 7 (3.54%) PowerShell
5 6 (3.03%) Java
5 6 (3.03%) Perl
6 5 (2.53%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.52%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.01%) PHP
9 1 (0.51%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.51%) C#
9 1 (0.51%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 57 (28.79%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (19.70%) Degree
3 28 (14.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (13.64%) CCNA
5 24 (12.12%) SC Cleared
5 24 (12.12%) Security Cleared
6 23 (11.62%) CCNP
7 21 (10.61%) MCSE
8 15 (7.58%) MCSA
9 14 (7.07%) Computer Science Degree
10 11 (5.56%) CCA
10 11 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (4.55%) MCP
12 8 (4.04%) CCDP
12 8 (4.04%) CCIE
13 5 (2.53%) CCSE
13 5 (2.53%) JNCIP
14 3 (1.52%) Master's Degree
14 3 (1.52%) MCITP
14 3 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (18.69%) SLA
2 1 (0.51%) DO-254
2 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 75 (37.88%) Active Directory
2 27 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (9.60%) Hyper-V
4 15 (7.58%) Firmware
5 7 (3.54%) Terminal Services
5 7 (3.54%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.01%) UAG
7 1 (0.51%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.51%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (9.09%) SCCM
2 10 (5.05%) Cisco Prime
2 10 (5.05%) SolarWinds Orion
3 8 (4.04%) Backup Exec
3 8 (4.04%) WSUS
4 7 (3.54%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (3.54%) SCOM
5 6 (3.03%) EMC NetWorker
6 5 (2.53%) NetCrunch
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.51%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 75 (37.88%) Cisco
2 64 (32.32%) Microsoft
3 31 (15.66%) VMware
4 28 (14.14%) HP
5 25 (12.63%) Juniper
6 19 (9.60%) F5
6 19 (9.60%) Palo Alto
7 17 (8.59%) SolarWinds
8 15 (7.58%) Aruba
9 14 (7.07%) Meraki
10 13 (6.57%) Citrix
11 10 (5.05%) Barracuda Networks
11 10 (5.05%) Dell
12 8 (4.04%) CheckPoint
12 8 (4.04%) Forcepoint
12 8 (4.04%) Symantec
12 8 (4.04%) Ubiquiti
13 7 (3.54%) Veeam
14 6 (3.03%) Avaya
15 5 (2.53%) EMC