The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 224 210 230
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 10 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.31% 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.02% 1.83% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 4
Average salary £26,500 £29,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.62% -42.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £20,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £41,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -18.75%
Wi-Fi
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 South West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
976 930 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.22% 16.87% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 845 707 980
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in the South West

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in the South West

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Devon - 4 - -
Bristol 0 2 £25,750 +9.57% 2
Wiltshire -6 2 £31,750 -9.28% 1
Dorset -14 1 £25,000 +26.58% 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £55,000 -
Wi-Fi
England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 10 (47.62%) VMware
4 9 (42.86%) Linux
4 9 (42.86%) Mac OS X
4 9 (42.86%) Apple iOS
5 8 (38.10%) Bash Shell
5 8 (38.10%) tcpdump
5 8 (38.10%) Puppet
5 8 (38.10%) CentOS
5 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (38.10%) CouchDB
5 8 (38.10%) Lua
5 8 (38.10%) Android
5 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (38.10%) RHCSA
5 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
5 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
5 8 (38.10%) C++
5 8 (38.10%) MySQL
5 8 (38.10%) Python
5 8 (38.10%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (38.10%) Objective-C
5 8 (38.10%) Wireshark
6 6 (28.57%) Firewall
6 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (23.81%) LAN
8 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
8 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
8 4 (19.05%) Statistics

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) tcpdump
1 8 (38.10%) Wireshark
2 6 (28.57%) Firewall
3 5 (23.81%) LAN
4 3 (14.29%) Internet
5 2 (9.52%) WAN
5 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.52%) MPLS
5 2 (9.52%) VLAN
6 1 (4.76%) OFDM
6 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
6 1 (4.76%) Wireless
6 1 (4.76%) IPv4
6 1 (4.76%) SAN
6 1 (4.76%) VoIP
6 1 (4.76%) ISDN
6 1 (4.76%) DWDM
6 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) CouchDB
1 8 (38.10%) MySQL
1 8 (38.10%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Server Administrator
1 8 (38.10%) IT Administrator
1 8 (38.10%) Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Server Support
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Field Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Support Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Field Service Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
1 4 (19.05%) Statistics
2 3 (14.29%) EPoS
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Mac OS X
2 9 (42.86%) Apple iOS
3 8 (38.10%) CentOS
3 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (38.10%) Android
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
2 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Matrix Management
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.76%) Network Design
6 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Bash Shell
1 8 (38.10%) Lua
1 8 (38.10%) C++
1 8 (38.10%) Python
1 8 (38.10%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) RHCSA
2 2 (9.52%) MCP
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) Docker
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Puppet
1 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (19.05%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) VMware
2 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) Lotus
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Meraki
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Juniper
5 1 (4.76%) Apple
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