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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England / South West
Rank 171 200 235
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +35
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 58 43 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.17% 0.78% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.23% 4.29% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 51 43 5
Median salary £27,500 £29,750 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.56% +10.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £47,600
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
802 1003 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.16% 18.19% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 637 864 856
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +21 18 £25,000 -13.15%
Dorset +17 15 £28,500 +1.78% 1
Devon +3 8 £27,500 -31.25%
Bristol +13 7 £57,500 -36.11% 3
Gloucestershire - 5 £24,000 - 1
Somerset - 3 £28,500 -
Cornwall - 2 - -
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 53 (46.09%) WAN
2 51 (44.35%) LAN
2 51 (44.35%) Active Directory
3 50 (43.48%) Windows
4 33 (28.70%) VMware
5 32 (27.83%) Cisco
5 32 (27.83%) Microsoft
5 32 (27.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 31 (26.96%) ITIL
7 29 (25.22%) Windows Server
8 27 (23.48%) Telecoms
9 25 (21.74%) MS Office
10 24 (20.87%) Wireless
11 23 (20.00%) Firewall
12 22 (19.13%) Hyper-V
12 22 (19.13%) Degree
13 21 (18.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (18.26%) Windows Server 2012
14 20 (17.39%) Windows 7
14 20 (17.39%) Service Management
15 19 (16.52%) MS Exchange
15 19 (16.52%) VLAN
15 19 (16.52%) Data Centre
16 18 (15.65%) Windows 10
16 18 (15.65%) VPN
17 17 (14.78%) SLA
18 16 (13.91%) TCP/IP
18 16 (13.91%) Linux
19 15 (13.04%) Service Delivery
20 14 (12.17%) Windows 8

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (16.52%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.74%) IBM Domino
4 2 (1.74%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.87%) Moodle
Applications
1 25 (21.74%) MS Office
2 12 (10.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (46.09%) WAN
2 51 (44.35%) LAN
3 24 (20.87%) Wireless
4 23 (20.00%) Firewall
5 19 (16.52%) VLAN
6 18 (15.65%) VPN
7 16 (13.91%) TCP/IP
8 14 (12.17%) Structured Cabling
9 9 (7.83%) 3GPP
9 9 (7.83%) FCAPS
9 9 (7.83%) GGSN
9 9 (7.83%) MGW
9 9 (7.83%) WLAN
10 7 (6.09%) Bluetooth
10 7 (6.09%) Internet
11 6 (5.22%) SAN
11 6 (5.22%) VoIP
12 5 (4.35%) Broadband
12 5 (4.35%) IMAP
12 5 (4.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.48%) Big Data
General
1 27 (23.48%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.70%) Finance
3 9 (7.83%) Games
4 8 (6.96%) Electronics
5 2 (1.74%) Advertising
6 1 (0.87%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (18.26%) IT Support
2 15 (13.04%) IT Technician
3 14 (12.17%) Analyst
3 14 (12.17%) IT Support Technician
3 14 (12.17%) Support Technician
4 13 (11.30%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (10.43%) Head of Infrastructure
5 12 (10.43%) Support Analyst
6 10 (8.70%) Administrator
6 10 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (7.83%) Technical Specialist
8 8 (6.96%) Service Analyst
8 8 (6.96%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (6.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 7 (6.09%) Field Engineer
9 7 (6.09%) NOC Technician
10 6 (5.22%) Service Desk Support
10 6 (5.22%) Service Desk Support Analyst
10 6 (5.22%) Support Engineer
11 5 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.35%) MAPI
2 4 (3.48%) 802.1X
3 3 (2.61%) Middleware
4 1 (0.87%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.52%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.57%) Management Information System
3 10 (8.70%) Driving Licence
4 7 (6.09%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.22%) EPoS
6 5 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (4.35%) iPad
6 5 (4.35%) Smartphone
7 4 (3.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (2.61%) Statistics
8 3 (2.61%) User Experience
9 2 (1.74%) iPhone
9 2 (1.74%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.74%) PDA
10 1 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.87%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 50 (43.48%) Windows
2 29 (25.22%) Windows Server
3 21 (18.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (18.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (17.39%) Windows 7
5 18 (15.65%) Windows 10
6 16 (13.91%) Linux
7 14 (12.17%) Windows 8
8 12 (10.43%) Mac OS X
9 10 (8.70%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.87%) Android
11 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.96%) ITIL
2 20 (17.39%) Service Management
3 15 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 12 (10.43%) Time Management
5 10 (8.70%) Coaching
5 10 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (8.70%) Trend Analysis
6 9 (7.83%) Business Development
6 9 (7.83%) Open Source
6 9 (7.83%) Presales
6 9 (7.83%) Software Optimisation
7 8 (6.96%) Project Management
8 7 (6.09%) Infrastructure Management
8 7 (6.09%) Mentoring
8 7 (6.09%) Ticket Management
9 6 (5.22%) PRINCE2
10 5 (4.35%) Business Continuity
10 5 (4.35%) Lean Six Sigma
10 5 (4.35%) Six Sigma
10 5 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.83%) C
2 8 (6.96%) C++
3 5 (4.35%) Assembly Language
3 5 (4.35%) SQL
4 4 (3.48%) Perl
4 4 (3.48%) Python
4 4 (3.48%) Tcl
5 3 (2.61%) C#
5 3 (2.61%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.87%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 22 (19.13%) Degree
2 11 (9.57%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (6.96%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (6.96%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.22%) CCNA
5 5 (4.35%) APMP
6 4 (3.48%) DV Cleared
6 4 (3.48%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.87%) CCNP
9 1 (0.87%) HNC
9 1 (0.87%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.78%) SLA
2 5 (4.35%) DO-178B
2 5 (4.35%) IEC 61508
3 3 (2.61%) BS7799
System Software
1 51 (44.35%) Active Directory
2 32 (27.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (19.13%) Hyper-V
4 13 (11.30%) Firmware
5 2 (1.74%) UAG
6 1 (0.87%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (6.09%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.87%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.87%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 33 (28.70%) VMware
2 32 (27.83%) Cisco
2 32 (27.83%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.43%) Citrix
4 9 (7.83%) Intel
5 7 (6.09%) NetApp
5 7 (6.09%) SolarWinds
6 5 (4.35%) Symantec
7 4 (3.48%) Apple
8 3 (2.61%) EMC
9 2 (1.74%) Avaya
9 2 (1.74%) Dell
9 2 (1.74%) F5
9 2 (1.74%) Lotus
9 2 (1.74%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.74%) Xerox
10 1 (0.87%) Aruba
10 1 (0.87%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.87%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.87%) Renesas
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