Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 299 356 378
Rank change year-on-year +57 +22 +15
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 257 198 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.88% 0.68% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.67% 3.80% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 206 206 226
South East median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -14.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £24,750 £21,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 4,534 5,213 7,372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.56% 18.00% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3,558 4,187 5,893
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £67,500
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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +7 87 £42,500 +31.78% 20
Hampshire +3 64 £30,000 -11.76% 5
Berkshire +13 62 £42,500 +3.03% 11
Surrey +37 55 £42,500 +6.25% 3
West Sussex +15 32 £57,500 +9.52% 7
Oxfordshire -18 13 £30,000 +30.43% 5
Buckinghamshire +11 12 £27,000 -26.03% 4
East Sussex -17 10 £42,500 -22.73% 2
M4 Corridor - 6 £62,500 -
Kent +3 2 £25,750 -31.33% 2
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 129 (50.19%) Windows
2 99 (38.52%) LAN
3 90 (35.02%) WAN
4 89 (34.63%) Microsoft
5 85 (33.07%) Active Directory
6 84 (32.68%) Wireless
7 78 (30.35%) Firewall
8 75 (29.18%) Cisco
9 67 (26.07%) VoIP
10 64 (24.90%) Windows Server
11 63 (24.51%) Linux
12 62 (24.12%) Windows 10
13 59 (22.96%) DNS
14 58 (22.57%) Office 365
15 52 (20.23%) HP
16 50 (19.46%) ITIL
17 47 (18.29%) Problem-Solving
18 46 (17.90%) TCP/IP
18 46 (17.90%) Windows 7
19 43 (16.73%) DHCP
20 42 (16.34%) VPN
21 41 (15.95%) Degree
22 39 (15.18%) Security Cleared
22 39 (15.18%) WLAN
22 39 (15.18%) Internet
23 37 (14.40%) SC Cleared
24 35 (13.62%) SolarWinds
25 34 (13.23%) VMware
26 33 (12.84%) Microsoft Office
26 33 (12.84%) Aruba

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 27 (10.51%) SharePoint
2 23 (8.95%) MS Exchange
2 23 (8.95%) Skype for Business
3 13 (5.06%) IIS
4 10 (3.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.72%) Confluence
6 6 (2.33%) Apache
6 6 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.95%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.39%) CMS
8 1 (0.39%) Joomla!
Applications
1 33 (12.84%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (8.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (3.50%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.39%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.39%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (3.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 58 (22.57%) Office 365
2 18 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.95%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (1.95%) Mimecast
5 4 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.56%) IaaS
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 99 (38.52%) LAN
2 90 (35.02%) WAN
3 84 (32.68%) Wireless
4 78 (30.35%) Firewall
5 67 (26.07%) VoIP
6 59 (22.96%) DNS
7 46 (17.90%) TCP/IP
8 43 (16.73%) DHCP
9 42 (16.34%) VPN
10 39 (15.18%) Internet
10 39 (15.18%) WLAN
11 32 (12.45%) Bluetooth
12 22 (8.56%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (7.39%) SAN
14 17 (6.61%) Ethernet
14 17 (6.61%) LTE
15 16 (6.23%) VLAN
16 15 (5.84%) Network Security
16 15 (5.84%) Skype
16 15 (5.84%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.11%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (1.95%) MySQL
4 2 (0.78%) Big Data
4 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (7.78%) JIRA
2 17 (6.61%) Git (software)
3 13 (5.06%) Subversion
4 5 (1.95%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.95%) Xcode
5 3 (1.17%) MSI
6 2 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.39%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.39%) Vagrant
General
1 25 (9.73%) Electronics
1 25 (9.73%) Finance
2 11 (4.28%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.89%) Retail
4 6 (2.33%) Banking
4 6 (2.33%) Marketing
5 5 (1.95%) Automotive
5 5 (1.95%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.17%) Avionics
6 3 (1.17%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.78%) Military
8 1 (0.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 57 (22.18%) Network Engineer
2 56 (21.79%) Analyst
3 33 (12.84%) Support Analyst
4 32 (12.45%) 2nd Line Support
5 23 (8.95%) IT Support
6 19 (7.39%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 19 (7.39%) Support Engineer
7 18 (7.00%) Support Technician
8 15 (5.84%) Technical Analyst
9 14 (5.45%) Software Engineer
9 14 (5.45%) Voice Engineer
9 14 (5.45%) Voice Network Engineer
10 13 (5.06%) IT Support Technician
10 13 (5.06%) IT Technician
10 13 (5.06%) Technical Support
11 11 (4.28%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 11 (4.28%) IT Engineer
11 11 (4.28%) IT Manager
12 10 (3.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 10 (3.89%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.67%) HTML
2 9 (3.50%) .NET
2 9 (3.50%) 802.1X
3 8 (3.11%) .NET Framework
3 8 (3.11%) WinForms
3 8 (3.11%) WPF
4 5 (1.95%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.95%) LDAP
4 5 (1.95%) MAPI
5 2 (0.78%) JSON
6 1 (0.39%) Node.js
6 1 (0.39%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.73%) Data Centre
2 20 (7.78%) Video Conferencing
3 18 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (6.61%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (5.45%) Computer Science
6 12 (4.67%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.11%) CAN bus
7 8 (3.11%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (3.11%) Mobile App
7 8 (3.11%) Replication
7 8 (3.11%) Robotics
8 7 (2.72%) CMDB
8 7 (2.72%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (2.72%) Internet of Things
9 6 (2.33%) Fintech
9 6 (2.33%) User Experience
9 6 (2.33%) W3C
10 5 (1.95%) EPoS
10 5 (1.95%) PKI
10 5 (1.95%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 129 (50.19%) Windows
2 64 (24.90%) Windows Server
3 63 (24.51%) Linux
4 62 (24.12%) Windows 10
5 46 (17.90%) Windows 7
6 32 (12.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (11.67%) Windows 8
8 23 (8.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (5.45%) Apple iOS
10 13 (5.06%) CentOS
11 12 (4.67%) Android
12 9 (3.50%) Debian
13 8 (3.11%) Ubuntu
14 7 (2.72%) Mac OS X
14 7 (2.72%) Unix
14 7 (2.72%) Windows Vista
15 5 (1.95%) Embedded Linux
15 5 (1.95%) VMS
16 4 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 3 (1.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (19.46%) ITIL
2 47 (18.29%) Problem-Solving
3 28 (10.89%) Incident Management
3 28 (10.89%) Service Management
4 26 (10.12%) Logistics
5 24 (9.34%) Problem Management
6 21 (8.17%) ITIL V3
6 21 (8.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 20 (7.78%) ITSM
8 16 (6.23%) High Availability
9 15 (5.84%) Change Management
9 15 (5.84%) Network Monitoring
10 14 (5.45%) Asset Management
10 14 (5.45%) Collaborative Working
10 14 (5.45%) Test Automation
11 13 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 13 (5.06%) OO
12 11 (4.28%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (4.28%) Project Management
12 11 (4.28%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (8.95%) Python
2 22 (8.56%) C
3 19 (7.39%) C++
4 14 (5.45%) C#
5 13 (5.06%) JavaScript
6 10 (3.89%) PowerShell
6 10 (3.89%) SQL
7 7 (2.72%) PHP
8 6 (2.33%) Bash Shell
8 6 (2.33%) Embedded C
8 6 (2.33%) Java
9 5 (1.95%) Perl
9 5 (1.95%) XAML
10 4 (1.56%) Embedded C++
11 2 (0.78%) Assembly Language
11 2 (0.78%) Fortran
12 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (15.95%) Degree
2 39 (15.18%) Security Cleared
3 37 (14.40%) SC Cleared
4 18 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (6.23%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (4.67%) CCNA
7 11 (4.28%) MCP
7 11 (4.28%) MCSE
8 9 (3.50%) A+ Certification
8 9 (3.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (3.11%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (2.33%) ISTQB
10 6 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (1.17%) CCNP
11 3 (1.17%) MCSA
11 3 (1.17%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (0.78%) CCIE
12 2 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.17%) SLA
2 10 (3.89%) GDPR
3 7 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 4 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.56%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.78%) PMO
6 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 85 (33.07%) Active Directory
2 26 (10.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (9.73%) Hyper-V
4 23 (8.95%) Firmware
5 9 (3.50%) Docker
5 9 (3.50%) LXC
6 6 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (1.95%) KVM
8 3 (1.17%) vSphere
9 2 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.39%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 23 (8.95%) Cisco IPCC
2 19 (7.39%) SCCM
3 6 (2.33%) HP ALM
3 6 (2.33%) Nagios
3 6 (2.33%) SCOM
4 5 (1.95%) Cacti
4 5 (1.95%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.39%) Ansible
5 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.39%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.39%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.39%) Nessus
5 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.39%) Nmap
5 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.39%) Puppet
5 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.39%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 89 (34.63%) Microsoft
2 75 (29.18%) Cisco
3 52 (20.23%) HP
4 35 (13.62%) SolarWinds
5 34 (13.23%) VMware
6 33 (12.84%) Aruba
7 26 (10.12%) Riverbed
8 24 (9.34%) Juniper
9 23 (8.95%) Zscaler
10 22 (8.56%) Palo Alto
11 17 (6.61%) Citrix
12 15 (5.84%) CheckPoint
12 15 (5.84%) Remedy
13 11 (4.28%) Sophos
13 11 (4.28%) Veeam
14 10 (3.89%) Red Hat
15 8 (3.11%) Arista
15 8 (3.11%) Assembla
16 6 (2.33%) Atlassian
16 6 (2.33%) BMC