The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 55 73 67
Rank change year-on-year +18 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 1 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.22% 0.40% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.12% 4.17% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Median salary £31,000 £50,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.00% +81.81%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +2.66% +10.29%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 89 48 53
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 19.91% 9.66% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 83 38 43
Median salary £30,000 £35,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.08% -15.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,850 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Tyne and Wear

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Tyne and Wear

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Shields - 1 £31,000 -
Wi-Fi
North East

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) SmoothWall
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) ERP Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) ERP Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SmoothWall
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
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