Wi-Fi Jobs in the UK excluding London

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 27 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
27 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 232 314 340
Rank change year-on-year +82 +26 -53
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 899 610 734
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.22% 1.04% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.19% 5.65% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 729 426 566
10th Percentile £24,240 £26,000 £28,125
25th Percentile £26,250 £30,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.90% -14.44% -
75th Percentile £50,000 £49,625 £56,300
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,875 £69,750
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -15.79% -5.00%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 9,783 10,793 11,329
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 13.28% 18.49% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7,102 4,679 6,555
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,680
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.22% -5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +5.00%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in the UK excluding London

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Wi-Fi in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in the UK excluding London

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wi-Fi in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 27 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in the UK excluding London

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 27 May 2024. 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
Jobs
North of England +70 248 £40,000 - 40
South East +57 190 £40,000 +3.90% 69
Midlands +70 177 £37,500 +10.29% 26
North West +25 137 £40,000 - 16
South West +16 119 £40,000 - 25
East of England +40 117 £32,500 -9.72% 23
West Midlands +55 109 £32,500 -2.99% 14
Yorkshire +100 87 £37,500 +8.70% 19
East Midlands +15 63 £40,000 +17.65% 11
Scotland -70 38 £35,000 -32.04% 6
North East +7 29 £42,500 +10.39% 5
Wales +14 19 £35,000 +5.73% 13
Northern Ireland +26 5 - - 2
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 121 (13.46%) SharePoint
2 79 (8.79%) Microsoft Exchange
3 17 (1.89%) Confluence
4 6 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2000
4 6 (0.67%) IIS
5 4 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.22%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.22%) WordPress
8 1 (0.11%) JOnAS
8 1 (0.11%) Site Server
Applications
1 130 (14.46%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (2.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.33%) Trello
5 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.11%) 1Password
6 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.44%) Sage 200
2 3 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.33%) Epicor Tropos
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 391 (43.49%) Microsoft 365
2 259 (28.81%) Azure
3 117 (13.01%) Entra ID
4 71 (7.90%) OneDrive
5 68 (7.56%) AWS
6 31 (3.45%) SaaS
7 26 (2.89%) IaaS
8 21 (2.34%) PaaS
9 18 (2.00%) Power Platform
10 13 (1.45%) Google Workspace
10 13 (1.45%) Mimecast
11 10 (1.11%) GCP
12 9 (1.00%) Nutanix
12 9 (1.00%) WhatsApp
13 7 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
13 7 (0.78%) Slack
14 6 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
14 6 (0.67%) GitHub
14 6 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 5 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 290 (32.26%) LAN
2 262 (29.14%) WAN
3 256 (28.48%) Firewall
4 213 (23.69%) Wireless
5 155 (17.24%) DHCP
6 147 (16.35%) DNS
7 126 (14.02%) TCP/IP
8 124 (13.79%) VPN
9 91 (10.12%) Bluetooth
10 86 (9.57%) VLAN
11 80 (8.90%) Internet
12 64 (7.12%) MPLS
12 64 (7.12%) Network Security
13 62 (6.90%) Ethernet
13 62 (6.90%) VoIP
14 59 (6.56%) SD-WAN
15 45 (5.01%) LTE
16 40 (4.45%) BGP
17 38 (4.23%) OSPF
18 31 (3.45%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (4.12%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (1.22%) MySQL
4 5 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (0.44%) Power BI
6 3 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.33%) Tableau
7 2 (0.22%) DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (3.78%) JIRA
2 22 (2.45%) LabVIEW
3 16 (1.78%) Git
4 5 (0.56%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.44%) Subversion
5 4 (0.44%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.11%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.11%) Eclipse
General
1 241 (26.81%) Social Skills
2 90 (10.01%) Telecoms
3 82 (9.12%) Finance
4 62 (6.90%) Retail
5 58 (6.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 56 (6.23%) Manufacturing
7 54 (6.01%) Electronics
8 53 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
9 48 (5.34%) Documentation Skills
10 40 (4.45%) Public Sector
11 36 (4.00%) Organisational Skills
12 22 (2.45%) Marketing
13 20 (2.22%) Law
14 18 (2.00%) Legal
15 15 (1.67%) Local Government
16 13 (1.45%) Automotive
16 13 (1.45%) Presentation Skills
17 12 (1.33%) Mandarin Language
18 11 (1.22%) Back Office
19 8 (0.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 156 (17.35%) Support Engineer
2 136 (15.13%) IT Engineer
3 134 (14.91%) IT Support
4 124 (13.79%) Network Engineer
5 105 (11.68%) Senior
6 90 (10.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 81 (9.01%) IT Support Engineer
8 67 (7.45%) Embedded Engineer
9 61 (6.79%) Software Engineer
10 58 (6.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 56 (6.23%) Analyst
12 55 (6.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 51 (5.67%) IT Technician
14 48 (5.34%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 44 (4.89%) IT Manager
16 42 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support
17 40 (4.45%) 3rd Line Support
18 38 (4.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
19 36 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
19 36 (4.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.45%) Yocto
2 12 (1.33%) REST
3 9 (1.00%) HTML
4 8 (0.89%) Laravel
5 7 (0.78%) Vue
6 6 (0.67%) CSS
6 6 (0.67%) React Native
7 5 (0.56%) .NET
7 5 (0.56%) NETCONF
8 4 (0.44%) 802.1X
8 4 (0.44%) Flask
9 3 (0.33%) COM
9 3 (0.33%) Node.js
9 3 (0.33%) Qt
9 3 (0.33%) SignalR
9 3 (0.33%) WinForms
10 2 (0.22%) LAMP
10 2 (0.22%) V-Ray
11 1 (0.11%) LDAP
11 1 (0.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 147 (16.35%) Driving Licence
2 85 (9.45%) Data Centre
3 50 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
4 47 (5.23%) IoT
5 43 (4.78%) CCTV
6 35 (3.89%) Management Information System
7 32 (3.56%) Onboarding
8 23 (2.56%) EPoS
9 22 (2.45%) Acoustics
9 22 (2.45%) Satnav
10 21 (2.34%) Embedded Systems
11 17 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
12 13 (1.45%) Device Driver
13 11 (1.22%) Clustering
14 10 (1.11%) Fibre Optics
14 10 (1.11%) Social Media
15 9 (1.00%) ARM Cortex
15 9 (1.00%) Mobile App
15 9 (1.00%) PropTech
16 8 (0.89%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 391 (43.49%) Windows
2 203 (22.58%) Windows Server
3 116 (12.90%) Windows 10
4 102 (11.35%) Linux
5 53 (5.90%) Windows Server 2019
6 48 (5.34%) Mac OS
7 43 (4.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 39 (4.34%) Windows Server 2016
9 34 (3.78%) Embedded Linux
10 32 (3.56%) Android
11 30 (3.34%) Apple iOS
12 18 (2.00%) VyOS
13 16 (1.78%) Windows 7
14 11 (1.22%) Windows 8
15 9 (1.00%) Ubuntu
16 7 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
17 6 (0.67%) FreeRTOS
17 6 (0.67%) ThreadX
18 3 (0.33%) VMS
19 2 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (19.69%) Customer Service
2 129 (14.35%) Problem-Solving
3 118 (13.13%) Cybersecurity
4 111 (12.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 92 (10.23%) Agile
6 80 (8.90%) Software Engineering
7 78 (8.68%) ITIL
8 70 (7.79%) Service Delivery
9 69 (7.68%) Asset Management
10 52 (5.78%) Project Management
11 50 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
12 49 (5.45%) Project Delivery
13 45 (5.01%) Coaching
14 43 (4.78%) Disaster Recovery
14 43 (4.78%) Proactive Maintenance
15 40 (4.45%) Mentoring
15 40 (4.45%) Migration
16 39 (4.34%) ERP
16 39 (4.34%) Test Automation
17 35 (3.89%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 73 (8.12%) C
2 59 (6.56%) PowerShell
3 53 (5.90%) SQL
4 47 (5.23%) Python
5 42 (4.67%) Embedded C
6 24 (2.67%) C++
7 19 (2.11%) JavaScript
8 14 (1.56%) C#
9 11 (1.22%) PHP
10 6 (0.67%) Bash
11 4 (0.44%) Embedded C++
12 3 (0.33%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.33%) VB
13 1 (0.11%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 151 (16.80%) Degree
2 93 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
3 66 (7.34%) Security Cleared
4 61 (6.79%) CCNA
5 43 (4.78%) BPSS Clearance
6 37 (4.12%) CCNP
7 36 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (2.89%) SC Cleared
9 25 (2.78%) JNCIA
10 24 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
11 22 (2.45%) A+ Certification
11 22 (2.45%) CCIE
12 20 (2.22%) Network+ Certification
13 16 (1.78%) CISSP
13 16 (1.78%) DBS Check
14 15 (1.67%) MCSE
15 9 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 8 (0.89%) AWS Certification
16 8 (0.89%) CCSA
16 8 (0.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (9.45%) SLA
2 43 (4.78%) GDPR
3 42 (4.67%) PCI DSS
4 17 (1.89%) Cyber Essentials
5 10 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.89%) IEC 62304
6 8 (0.89%) ISO 13485
6 8 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 7 (0.78%) QA
8 6 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.56%) HIPAA
9 5 (0.56%) MISRA
10 4 (0.44%) Accessibility
10 4 (0.44%) NCSC
11 3 (0.33%) JTAG
12 2 (0.22%) Automotive SPICE
12 2 (0.22%) AUTOSAR
13 1 (0.11%) PMO
System Software
1 261 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 94 (10.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (8.34%) Hyper-V
4 38 (4.23%) KVM
5 24 (2.67%) Firmware
6 15 (1.67%) vSphere
7 14 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (1.00%) Virtual Servers
9 7 (0.78%) Embedded Firmware
10 5 (0.56%) Docker
11 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (0.44%) pfSense
11 4 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.22%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 2 (0.22%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.11%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 96 (10.68%) Microsoft Intune
2 33 (3.67%) SCCM
3 24 (2.67%) WSUS
4 18 (2.00%) Jamf Pro
5 17 (1.89%) Autotask
6 14 (1.56%) FortiGate
7 11 (1.22%) Failover Clustering
8 9 (1.00%) SmoothWall
8 9 (1.00%) vCenter Server
9 6 (0.67%) Backup Exec
9 6 (0.67%) Terraform
10 5 (0.56%) Nagios
10 5 (0.56%) OfficeScan
10 5 (0.56%) PaperCut
11 4 (0.44%) AirWatch
11 4 (0.44%) Ansible
12 3 (0.33%) HAProxy
12 3 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
13 2 (0.22%) Active Directory Federation Services
13 2 (0.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 378 (42.05%) Microsoft
2 207 (23.03%) Cisco
3 144 (16.02%) VMware
4 67 (7.45%) Meraki
5 60 (6.67%) Veeam
6 55 (6.12%) Dell
7 51 (5.67%) Aruba
8 48 (5.34%) Apple
9 44 (4.89%) Fortinet
10 42 (4.67%) Citrix
11 40 (4.45%) Juniper
12 38 (4.23%) HP
13 34 (3.78%) Ruckus Wireless
14 31 (3.45%) Nokia
15 29 (3.23%) Draytek
16 28 (3.11%) Palo Alto
17 27 (3.00%) Google
18 21 (2.34%) Ubiquiti
19 20 (2.22%) Datto
20 18 (2.00%) Vyatta