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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 87 65 57
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -8
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.38% 0.19% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.30% 1.30% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £55,000 £26,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+111.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.51% -14.28%
Wi-Fi
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
91 77 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 11.65% 14.39% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79 67 72
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £26,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Dorset

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Dorset

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

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in Dorset

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole -11 2 £62,500 +140.38%
Weymouth - 1 £25,000 -
Wi-Fi
South West

Wi-Fi
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Device Driver
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) MCP

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Device Driver
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft