The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 66 62 90
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +28
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.83% 0.42% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.79% 2.56% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Average salary £30,000 £32,125 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.61% -24.41%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -18.12%
Wi-Fi
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
179 78 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 29.73% 16.22% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 133 49 157
Average salary £37,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.84% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wi-Fi.

1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAP
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Phone
5 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (12.50%) Tripwire
5 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) LANDesk
5 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (12.50%) CISSP
5 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) McAfee
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
5 1 (12.50%) SLA
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Finance

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wi-Fi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Junior
2 4 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Junior IT Support
2 4 (50.00%) IT Support
2 4 (50.00%) Junior Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (25.00%) Field Support Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Field Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
5 1 (12.50%) Junior IT Technician
5 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Tripwire
2 1 (12.50%) LANDesk
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) McAfee
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco