The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 30 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
UK
3 months to
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 428 501 549
Rank change year-on-year +73 +48  
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 552 496 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.65% 0.51% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.04% 2.97% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 474 438 370
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.40% +10.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  

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 with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13659 16695 19262
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.97% 17.00% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11111 13840 15492
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.17% -  

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in the UK

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 30 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in the UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Job Locations

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 over the 3 months to 30 May 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
England +81 531 £42,500 +2.40% 79
London +66 157 £43,750 -7.40% 23
East of England +65 103 £50,000 +11.11% 13
South East +65 95 £42,500 -15.00% 10
Cambridgeshire +46 65 £50,000 +19.04% 11
West Midlands +2 52 £45,000 +20.00% 13
South West -20 48 £37,500 +15.38% 5
Cambridge +28 46 £52,500 +25.00% 8
Birmingham +17 33 £37,500 +25.00% 3
City of London +39 30 £42,250 -6.11% 4
North West -31 29 £40,000 +8.84% 8
Hertfordshire +12 27 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Yorkshire +32 26 £30,000 -1.64% 5
Hampshire +32 22 £28,000 -30.00% 1
West Yorkshire +18 19 £30,000 -17.24% 3
Surrey +39 18 £51,250 +2.50% 1
Berkshire +21 17 £45,000 -15.09% 3
East Midlands +18 17 £42,500 +29.77% 2
Basingstoke +5 15 £28,000 -37.77%
Hemel Hempstead +8 14 £50,000 +1.01%
Manchester -19 14 £55,000 +51.72% 5
Brighton +29 13 £50,000 -25.92%
East Sussex +21 13 £50,000 -25.92%
Scotland +12 12 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Bristol -6 12 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Wiltshire +14 11 £27,500 -31.25%
Leeds +27 10 £24,500 +12.64% 1
Coventry +9 10 £52,500 +56.71% 8
Hatfield +12 9 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Cornwall - 9 £21,500 -

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 405 (40.74%) LAN
2 390 (39.24%) Cisco
3 387 (38.93%) WAN
4 357 (35.92%) Windows
5 325 (32.70%) Firewall
6 300 (30.18%) Cisco Certification
7 270 (27.16%) Active Directory
8 267 (26.86%) Wireless
9 241 (24.25%) Microsoft
10 194 (19.52%) CCNP
11 185 (18.61%) TCP/IP
12 177 (17.81%) CCNA
13 174 (17.51%) ITIL
14 172 (17.30%) Degree
15 171 (17.20%) VoIP
16 161 (16.20%) VPN
17 144 (14.49%) DNS
17 144 (14.49%) C
18 143 (14.39%) Internet
19 142 (14.29%) VLAN
20 140 (14.08%) Linux
21 139 (13.98%) Telecoms
22 137 (13.78%) Windows Server
23 130 (13.08%) VMware
24 124 (12.47%) HP
25 119 (11.97%) BGP
26 116 (11.67%) MPLS
27 114 (11.47%) C++
28 112 (11.27%) Juniper
29 109 (10.97%) OSPF

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 107 (10.76%) MS Exchange
2 53 (5.33%) SharePoint
3 39 (3.92%) IIS
4 21 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (2.01%) Apache
6 18 (1.81%) Skype for Business
7 17 (1.71%) Tomcat
7 17 (1.71%) WebLogic
8 14 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.40%) CMS
11 4 (0.40%) WordPress
12 3 (0.30%) Confluence
13 2 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.20%) IBM Domino
13 2 (0.20%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.20%) JBoss
13 2 (0.20%) SAS
Applications
1 97 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
3 14 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.20%) Autodesk Flame
5 2 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.20%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.20%) Workfront
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.10%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 88 (8.85%) Office 365
2 41 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (2.92%) SaaS
5 18 (1.81%) IaaS
6 17 (1.71%) PaaS
7 14 (1.41%) G Suite
8 13 (1.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 9 (0.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 9 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.91%) Amazon Glacier
9 9 (0.91%) Amazon S3
9 9 (0.91%) Amazon SQS
9 9 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
9 9 (0.91%) AWS CloudTrail
10 6 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.30%) Akamai
11 3 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.10%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 405 (40.74%) LAN
2 387 (38.93%) WAN
3 325 (32.70%) Firewall
4 267 (26.86%) Wireless
5 185 (18.61%) TCP/IP
6 171 (17.20%) VoIP
7 161 (16.20%) VPN
8 144 (14.49%) DNS
9 143 (14.39%) Internet
10 142 (14.29%) VLAN
11 119 (11.97%) BGP
12 116 (11.67%) MPLS
13 109 (10.97%) OSPF
14 108 (10.87%) Bluetooth
15 95 (9.56%) Cisco ASA
16 92 (9.26%) Ethernet
17 89 (8.95%) DHCP
18 81 (8.15%) Network Security
19 73 (7.34%) WLAN
20 70 (7.04%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (4.53%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (0.70%) MySQL
5 4 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.20%) Blockchain
6 2 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.20%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.20%) JasperReports
6 2 (0.20%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.10%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.10%) IDMS
7 1 (0.10%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.10%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.10%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (0.70%) Git (software)
1 7 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (0.70%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.40%) JIRA
3 3 (0.30%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (0.30%) Subversion
3 3 (0.30%) Xcode
4 2 (0.20%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.20%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.10%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.10%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.10%) NUnit
5 1 (0.10%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.10%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.10%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.10%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 139 (13.98%) Telecoms
2 67 (6.74%) Finance
3 40 (4.02%) Retail
4 34 (3.42%) Electronics
5 28 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 20 (2.01%) Advertising
7 18 (1.81%) Marketing
8 13 (1.31%) Automotive
9 9 (0.91%) Back Office
9 9 (0.91%) Financial Institution
9 9 (0.91%) Military
10 7 (0.70%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.70%) Legal
11 6 (0.60%) Law
11 6 (0.60%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.50%) Mandarin Language
13 3 (0.30%) Games
14 2 (0.20%) Publishing
15 1 (0.10%) French Language
15 1 (0.10%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 209 (21.03%) Network Engineer
2 114 (11.47%) Analyst
3 85 (8.55%) Support Engineer
4 80 (8.05%) IT Support
5 76 (7.65%) Embedded Engineer
6 70 (7.04%) Support Analyst
7 69 (6.94%) Senior Network Engineer
8 63 (6.34%) 2nd Line Support
9 61 (6.14%) Cisco Engineer
10 55 (5.53%) IT Engineer
11 54 (5.43%) Software Engineer
12 53 (5.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 48 (4.83%) IT Manager
14 46 (4.63%) Network Manager
15 42 (4.23%) Desktop Support
16 41 (4.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
16 41 (4.12%) Project Manager
17 39 (3.92%) IT Support Engineer
18 38 (3.82%) Embedded C Engineer
19 37 (3.72%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (5.33%) 802.1X
2 18 (1.81%) HTML
3 15 (1.51%) Middleware
4 14 (1.41%) REST
5 13 (1.31%) POSIX
5 13 (1.31%) Web Services
6 12 (1.21%) JSON
7 7 (0.70%) Qt
8 6 (0.60%) .NET
8 6 (0.60%) BREW
8 6 (0.60%) Flash
8 6 (0.60%) J2ME
8 6 (0.60%) MAPI
8 6 (0.60%) OpenAL
8 6 (0.60%) OpenCL
8 6 (0.60%) OpenGL
8 6 (0.60%) Series 60
8 6 (0.60%) SVG
8 6 (0.60%) UIQ
8 6 (0.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 96 (9.66%) Data Centre
2 85 (8.55%) Computer Science
3 61 (6.14%) Driving Licence
4 52 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (4.02%) EPoS
6 32 (3.22%) Internet of Things
6 32 (3.22%) Smartphone
7 31 (3.12%) Management Information System
8 30 (3.02%) Smart Home
9 27 (2.72%) Embedded Systems
10 19 (1.91%) Algorithms
11 18 (1.81%) User Experience
12 17 (1.71%) iPad
12 17 (1.71%) Security Operations Centre
13 15 (1.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 15 (1.51%) Video Conferencing
14 14 (1.41%) PKI
14 14 (1.41%) PMI
15 13 (1.31%) iPhone
16 11 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 357 (35.92%) Windows
2 140 (14.08%) Linux
3 137 (13.78%) Windows Server
4 59 (5.94%) Windows 7
5 56 (5.63%) Android
6 52 (5.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 50 (5.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 44 (4.43%) Windows 10
9 43 (4.33%) Unix
10 34 (3.42%) Mac OS X
11 29 (2.92%) Apple iOS
12 26 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
13 25 (2.52%) Windows 8
14 18 (1.81%) Windows Phone
15 17 (1.71%) Embedded Linux
15 17 (1.71%) Mac OS
16 10 (1.01%) CentOS
17 9 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
18 7 (0.70%) VMS
19 6 (0.60%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (17.51%) ITIL
2 88 (8.85%) Project Management
3 74 (7.44%) Mentoring
4 68 (6.84%) Software Engineering
5 54 (5.43%) Change Management
6 52 (5.23%) PRINCE2
7 51 (5.13%) Load Balancing
7 51 (5.13%) Network Design
8 47 (4.73%) Service Management
9 45 (4.53%) Change Control
9 45 (4.53%) Presales
10 44 (4.43%) Disaster Recovery
11 43 (4.33%) Mathematics
12 40 (4.02%) Configuration Management
13 39 (3.92%) Incident Management
14 34 (3.42%) Agile Software Development
14 34 (3.42%) Coaching
14 34 (3.42%) Problem Management
15 33 (3.32%) Embedded Software Development
16 32 (3.22%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (14.49%) C
2 114 (11.47%) C++
3 101 (10.16%) Python
4 67 (6.74%) SQL
5 43 (4.33%) Perl
6 40 (4.02%) Java
7 38 (3.82%) MATLAB
8 30 (3.02%) Embedded C
9 19 (1.91%) C#
10 16 (1.61%) Embedded C++
11 13 (1.31%) PowerShell
12 10 (1.01%) PHP
13 8 (0.80%) Bash Shell
14 7 (0.70%) JavaScript
15 6 (0.60%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.50%) Objective-C
17 4 (0.40%) Tcl
17 4 (0.40%) VB
18 3 (0.30%) Apple Swift
18 3 (0.30%) XAML
Qualifications
1 300 (30.18%) Cisco Certification
2 194 (19.52%) CCNP
3 177 (17.81%) CCNA
4 172 (17.30%) Degree
5 71 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 53 (5.33%) SC Cleared
7 47 (4.73%) CCIE
8 39 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 31 (3.12%) Computer Science Degree
10 30 (3.02%) CCDP
11 29 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
11 29 (2.92%) MCSE
12 20 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 19 (1.91%) JNCIP
14 17 (1.71%) CCSE
14 17 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 16 (1.61%) BC Cleared
16 14 (1.41%) MCSA
16 14 (1.41%) PMI Certification
17 13 (1.31%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (8.25%) SLA
2 35 (3.52%) PCI DSS
3 22 (2.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 17 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27002
5 3 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.10%) JTAG
7 1 (0.10%) QA
System Software
1 270 (27.16%) Active Directory
2 109 (10.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (8.65%) Firmware
4 58 (5.84%) Hyper-V
5 17 (1.71%) Terminal Services
6 10 (1.01%) ProxySG
6 10 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (0.80%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.30%) Docker
8 3 (0.30%) KVM
8 3 (0.30%) vCloud
8 3 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.30%) vSphere
9 2 (0.20%) oVirt
9 2 (0.20%) pfSense
9 2 (0.20%) Samba
9 2 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.20%) XenApp
9 2 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (3.82%) Nagios
2 27 (2.72%) SCCM
3 25 (2.52%) Cisco CUCM
4 19 (1.91%) OpenNMS
4 19 (1.91%) Puppet
5 16 (1.61%) Cacti
6 15 (1.51%) Cisco Prime
7 14 (1.41%) RANCID
8 11 (1.11%) FortiGate
9 10 (1.01%) SolarWinds Orion
10 8 (0.80%) WSUS
11 7 (0.70%) SCOM
12 6 (0.60%) Backup Exec
12 6 (0.60%) EMC NetWorker
12 6 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
13 5 (0.50%) AirWatch
13 5 (0.50%) NetCrunch
13 5 (0.50%) WhatsUp Gold
13 5 (0.50%) WMI
14 4 (0.40%) Ansible
Vendors
1 390 (39.24%) Cisco
2 241 (24.25%) Microsoft
3 130 (13.08%) VMware
4 124 (12.47%) HP
5 112 (11.27%) Juniper
6 89 (8.95%) CheckPoint
7 76 (7.65%) Citrix
8 67 (6.74%) Palo Alto
9 54 (5.43%) F5
10 50 (5.03%) Aruba
11 48 (4.83%) Meraki
12 39 (3.92%) Avaya
12 39 (3.92%) SolarWinds
13 32 (3.22%) Apple
14 29 (2.92%) Ubiquiti
15 28 (2.82%) Mitel
16 27 (2.72%) Fortinet
17 26 (2.62%) Google
18 23 (2.31%) EMC
19 21 (2.11%) Symantec
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25k per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance, Training, Overtime,
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car allowence and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Meadows Consulting Limited
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum to £32k
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Oncall Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Cardonet
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Reading Football Club
Salary: From £22,500 to £23,500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Hiteishee Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + Pension and company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Glasgows Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum Plus pension & Non-Contractual bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 87000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago