The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 95 83 91
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.18% 1.90% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 9.96% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 23 2
Average salary - £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
Wi-Fi
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
181 231 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 16.26% 19.12% 24.75%
Number of salaries quoted 146 211 245
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Wi-Fi
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) ODBC
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Field Service Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft