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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 62 69 70
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 3 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.55% 1.20% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.55% 4.52% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 5
Average salary £17,000 £41,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.78% +83.33%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -6.66%
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
193 177 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 35.28% 26.58% 28.45%
Number of salaries quoted 168 122 134
Average salary £39,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.91% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 2 (33.33%) CCSA
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) CCSE
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) HNC
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Firmware
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Websense
4 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) FirePass
4 1 (16.67%) Security Testing

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) FirePass
3 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Junior
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support
1 3 (50.00%) Junior IT Support
1 3 (50.00%) Junior Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Junior IT Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Security Researcher
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) HNC
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) CCSA
1 2 (33.33%) CCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 2 (33.33%) F5
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Websense
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) Meraki
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds