Wi-Fi Jobs with Work from Home Options

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 3 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
3 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 255 441 409
Rank change year-on-year +186 -32 -48
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 358 264 431
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.19% 0.56% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.16% 4.92% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 319 229 336
10th Percentile £27,000 £31,250 £30,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £37,508
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.00% - -13.04%
75th Percentile £61,250 £59,999 £64,063
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% -4.26%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 3,907 5,365 6,205
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 12.99% 11.44% 10.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3,294 4,022 4,359
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £39,250 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £56,125 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.79% +2.05% +4.76%
75th Percentile £67,500 £76,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £90,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £49,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +5.00%

Wi-Fi
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Wi-Fi trend for jobs with a WFH option

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Wi-Fi.

Wi-Fi salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Wi-Fi over the 6 months to 3 March 2024.

Wi-Fi salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options 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 43 (12.01%) Microsoft Exchange
2 39 (10.89%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.68%) Confluence
4 5 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 38 (10.61%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (1.68%) Trello
4 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.28%) OrCAD
5 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.96%) SAP Business One
2 4 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 142 (39.66%) Azure
2 120 (33.52%) Microsoft 365
3 47 (13.13%) AWS
4 41 (11.45%) Entra ID
5 19 (5.31%) SaaS
6 18 (5.03%) GCP
7 17 (4.75%) IaaS
8 15 (4.19%) WhatsApp
9 13 (3.63%) PaaS
10 10 (2.79%) OneDrive
11 7 (1.96%) Slack
12 6 (1.68%) Dynamics 365
13 5 (1.40%) GitHub
14 4 (1.12%) AWS IoT
14 4 (1.12%) Power Platform
15 3 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
15 3 (0.84%) Dropbox
15 3 (0.84%) Intacct
16 2 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
16 2 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 154 (43.02%) Firewall
2 152 (42.46%) LAN
3 147 (41.06%) WAN
4 82 (22.91%) Wireless
5 77 (21.51%) DNS
6 71 (19.83%) DHCP
7 65 (18.16%) SD-WAN
8 60 (16.76%) VPN
9 52 (14.53%) TCP/IP
10 36 (10.06%) VoIP
11 33 (9.22%) VLAN
12 32 (8.94%) Network Security
13 28 (7.82%) Internet
14 25 (6.98%) MPLS
15 22 (6.15%) Cisco ISE
16 21 (5.87%) Ethernet
16 21 (5.87%) RS-232
17 19 (5.31%) BGP
18 18 (5.03%) Remote Desktop
19 17 (4.75%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.23%) MySQL
2 6 (1.68%) Tableau
3 5 (1.40%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (1.40%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (0.84%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.56%) DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (5.31%) JIRA
2 5 (1.40%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.56%) Git
3 2 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 125 (34.92%) Social Skills
2 55 (15.36%) Finance
3 34 (9.50%) Retail
4 30 (8.38%) Telecoms
5 27 (7.54%) Documentation Skills
5 27 (7.54%) Manufacturing
6 24 (6.70%) Electronics
7 23 (6.42%) Public Sector
8 17 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (4.19%) Organisational Skills
10 12 (3.35%) Legal
10 12 (3.35%) Marketing
11 11 (3.07%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 10 (2.79%) Games
12 10 (2.79%) Japanese Language
13 7 (1.96%) Advertising
13 7 (1.96%) Presentation Skills
14 6 (1.68%) Portuguese Language
14 6 (1.68%) Spanish Language
14 6 (1.68%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 68 (18.99%) Network Engineer
2 54 (15.08%) IT Engineer
3 49 (13.69%) Senior
4 44 (12.29%) Analyst
5 41 (11.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 38 (10.61%) Support Engineer
7 35 (9.78%) Project Manager
8 30 (8.38%) IT Support
9 28 (7.82%) IT Manager
10 27 (7.54%) Embedded Engineer
11 26 (7.26%) IT Support Engineer
12 24 (6.70%) Software Engineer
13 23 (6.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 22 (6.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 19 (5.31%) Presales Engineer
16 18 (5.03%) Infrastructure Manager
16 18 (5.03%) Lead
16 18 (5.03%) WAN Engineer
17 16 (4.47%) 3rd Line Support
17 16 (4.47%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.07%) Yocto
2 4 (1.12%) Flask
2 4 (1.12%) Laravel
3 3 (0.84%) Vue
4 2 (0.56%) CSS
4 2 (0.56%) HTML
4 2 (0.56%) Node.js
4 2 (0.56%) React Native
5 1 (0.28%) Flutter
5 1 (0.28%) LDAP
5 1 (0.28%) Middleware
5 1 (0.28%) NETCONF
5 1 (0.28%) PyTorch
5 1 (0.28%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.22%) Data Centre
2 32 (8.94%) Driving Licence
3 24 (6.70%) Public Cloud
4 22 (6.15%) Self-Motivation
5 20 (5.59%) IoT
6 11 (3.07%) Device Driver
6 11 (3.07%) Private Cloud
7 8 (2.23%) Social Media
8 7 (1.96%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.68%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.68%) Cloud Native
9 6 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.40%) ARM Cortex
10 5 (1.40%) CCTV
10 5 (1.40%) PKI
10 5 (1.40%) Smart Home
11 4 (1.12%) Fat Client
11 4 (1.12%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.12%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.84%) Apple TV
Operating Systems
1 111 (31.01%) Windows
2 66 (18.44%) Windows Server
3 34 (9.50%) Linux
4 28 (7.82%) Windows 10
5 22 (6.15%) Mac OS
6 21 (5.87%) Windows Server 2016
7 17 (4.75%) Android
8 13 (3.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (3.63%) Windows Server 2019
9 12 (3.35%) Apple iOS
9 12 (3.35%) Embedded Linux
10 6 (1.68%) Ubuntu
10 6 (1.68%) Windows 7
11 5 (1.40%) FreeRTOS
11 5 (1.40%) ThreadX
11 5 (1.40%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.84%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.84%) Unix
12 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (16.76%) Customer Service
1 60 (16.76%) ITIL
2 54 (15.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 44 (12.29%) Problem-Solving
4 43 (12.01%) Agile
5 40 (11.17%) Cybersecurity
6 38 (10.61%) Project Management
7 33 (9.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 29 (8.10%) Presales
9 28 (7.82%) Migration
10 27 (7.54%) PRINCE2
11 26 (7.26%) ERP
11 26 (7.26%) Software Engineering
12 25 (6.98%) Project Delivery
12 25 (6.98%) Service Delivery
13 24 (6.70%) Mentoring
14 22 (6.15%) Incident Management
15 18 (5.03%) Continuous Improvement
16 17 (4.75%) Asset Management
16 17 (4.75%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (7.82%) C
2 20 (5.59%) Embedded C
3 19 (5.31%) PowerShell
4 13 (3.63%) Bash
5 6 (1.68%) Python
6 5 (1.40%) SQL
7 4 (1.12%) C++
7 4 (1.12%) Embedded C++
7 4 (1.12%) PHP
8 2 (0.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 68 (18.99%) Degree
2 50 (13.97%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (9.78%) CCNP
4 30 (8.38%) CCNA
5 14 (3.91%) Security Cleared
6 13 (3.63%) SC Cleared
7 10 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (2.23%) CISSP
8 8 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.96%) AWS Certification
9 7 (1.96%) CCSA
9 7 (1.96%) JNCIP
9 7 (1.96%) MCSE
10 6 (1.68%) APMP
10 6 (1.68%) CCDP
10 6 (1.68%) CCIE
10 6 (1.68%) RIBA
11 5 (1.40%) CWNA
11 5 (1.40%) Master's Degree
11 5 (1.40%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.59%) SLA
2 13 (3.63%) Cyber Essentials
3 11 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (2.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (1.40%) GDPR
6 5 (1.40%) MISRA
6 5 (1.40%) NCSC
7 2 (0.56%) NIST
7 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.56%) PMO
System Software
1 91 (25.42%) Active Directory
2 33 (9.22%) Hyper-V
3 30 (8.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.79%) Firmware
4 10 (2.79%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.12%) Embedded Firmware
6 3 (0.84%) Docker
7 1 (0.28%) NFS
7 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (8.66%) Microsoft Intune
2 12 (3.35%) WSUS
3 11 (3.07%) Ansible
4 7 (1.96%) Jamf Pro
5 6 (1.68%) FortiGate
5 6 (1.68%) Single Sign-On
6 5 (1.40%) Terraform
7 4 (1.12%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 3 (0.84%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.56%) SCCM
10 1 (0.28%) Autotask
10 1 (0.28%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.28%) Nmap
10 1 (0.28%) OpenNMS
10 1 (0.28%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.28%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 133 (37.15%) Cisco
2 132 (36.87%) Microsoft
3 69 (19.27%) Meraki
4 49 (13.69%) VMware
5 45 (12.57%) Fortinet
6 37 (10.34%) Aruba
7 26 (7.26%) Palo Alto
8 19 (5.31%) Juniper
9 17 (4.75%) Apple
10 14 (3.91%) CheckPoint
10 14 (3.91%) HP
11 11 (3.07%) Ruckus Wireless
11 11 (3.07%) SAP
11 11 (3.07%) Ubiquiti
12 9 (2.51%) Dell
12 9 (2.51%) Draytek
13 8 (2.23%) Citrix
14 7 (1.96%) IBM
14 7 (1.96%) Nokia
15 6 (1.68%) Adobe