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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 230 205 211
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +6
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 8 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.78% 0.72% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 8
Average salary £23,250 £30,500 £46,550
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.77% -34.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £44,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
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
1024 836 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.47% 16.43% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 884 658 995
Average salary £35,000 £37,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.04% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
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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
Wiltshire +2 4 £25,500 -10.52%
Dorset - 2 £22,500 -
Bristol - 1 £46,500 - 3
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (56.52%) LAN
2 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
4 9 (39.13%) WAN
4 9 (39.13%) Firewall
5 8 (34.78%) Internet
5 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
5 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (34.78%) VMware
6 6 (26.09%) Windows 8
6 6 (26.09%) Windows XP
6 6 (26.09%) Cisco
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
6 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
8 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
8 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (17.39%) WatchGuard
8 4 (17.39%) Project Management
8 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
8 4 (17.39%) SLA
8 4 (17.39%) NetApp

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.70%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) LAN
2 9 (39.13%) WAN
2 9 (39.13%) Firewall
3 8 (34.78%) Internet
4 4 (17.39%) 3G
4 4 (17.39%) VoIP
5 3 (13.04%) DHCP
5 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.04%) DNS
5 3 (13.04%) SAN
6 2 (8.70%) Bluetooth
6 2 (8.70%) 4G
6 2 (8.70%) LTE
7 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
7 1 (4.35%) FWSM
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.35%) VoLTE
7 1 (4.35%) Wireless
7 1 (4.35%) IPsec
7 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) CppUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Valgrind
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Back Office
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Field Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Network Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (8.70%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Project Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Support Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Manager
3 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) IT Support
3 2 (8.70%) Development Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Development Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) EPoS
1 3 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (8.70%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
1 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (26.09%) Windows 8
2 6 (26.09%) Windows XP
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.70%) Linux
5 2 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Project Management
1 4 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (13.04%) Software Deployment
2 3 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
3 2 (8.70%) Network Design
3 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.70%) ERP
3 2 (8.70%) Matrix Management
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.35%) Network Management
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management
4 1 (4.35%) Scrum
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C
1 2 (8.70%) C++
1 2 (8.70%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
2 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) MCP
1 2 (8.70%) MCSE
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) VMware
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) NetApp
3 4 (17.39%) Apple
3 4 (17.39%) WatchGuard
4 3 (13.04%) CA
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix
5 2 (8.70%) Polycom
6 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.35%) Broadcom
6 1 (4.35%) IronPort
6 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.35%) BT
6 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.35%) Nokia
6 1 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Dell
6 1 (4.35%) IBM
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