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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 221 222 204
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 24 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.18% 0.90% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 8
Average salary £31,750 £24,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.29% -21.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £29,200 £43,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
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
1099 997 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.39% 16.52% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 960 867 673
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Dorset +14 8 £28,000 +24.44% 2
Wiltshire -1 7 £45,000 +76.47%
Devon - 4 £20,500 - 3
Bristol - 3 £75,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £38,000 -
Somerset - 1 £31,000 -
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (36.11%) Windows
1 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
2 11 (30.56%) WAN
3 10 (27.78%) LAN
3 10 (27.78%) Cisco
3 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
5 7 (19.44%) Firewall
5 7 (19.44%) ITSM
5 7 (19.44%) Service Management
5 7 (19.44%) VMware
5 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
5 7 (19.44%) VPN
5 7 (19.44%) SLA
6 6 (16.67%) MS Office
7 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
7 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (13.89%) VLAN
8 4 (11.11%) Marketing
8 4 (11.11%) Electronics
8 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
8 4 (11.11%) Citrix
8 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (11.11%) CCNA
8 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
9 3 (8.33%) Bluetooth

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Office
2 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) WAN
2 10 (27.78%) LAN
3 7 (19.44%) VPN
3 7 (19.44%) Firewall
4 5 (13.89%) VLAN
5 3 (8.33%) 3G
5 3 (8.33%) Bluetooth
5 3 (8.33%) VoIP
5 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.56%) DHCP
6 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
6 2 (5.56%) SDH
6 2 (5.56%) DNS
6 2 (5.56%) Intranet
6 2 (5.56%) Internet
7 1 (2.78%) IPv4
7 1 (2.78%) 802.15
7 1 (2.78%) Wireless
7 1 (2.78%) PBX
7 1 (2.78%) Structured Cabling
General
1 4 (11.11%) Electronics
1 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 4 (11.11%) Marketing
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Analyst
1 9 (25.00%) IT Support
2 7 (19.44%) Network Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Support Technician
3 5 (13.89%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.33%) Field Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Sales Executive
5 2 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Junior
5 2 (5.56%) IT Technician
5 2 (5.56%) Junior IT Technician
5 2 (5.56%) Network Support
5 2 (5.56%) Head of IT
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Penetration Tester
6 1 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Support Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Business Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.78%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) DTV
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Handset
2 1 (2.78%) VHDL
2 1 (2.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (2.78%) PDA
2 1 (2.78%) CPLD
2 1 (2.78%) SCADA
2 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.78%) Internet of Things
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
5 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.56%) Linux
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.78%) UNIX
8 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Service Management
1 7 (19.44%) ITSM
2 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 2 (5.56%) ERP
3 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.56%) OO
3 2 (5.56%) CRM
3 2 (5.56%) Validation
3 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
3 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
3 2 (5.56%) Matrix Management
3 2 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Line Management
3 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
3 2 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (2.78%) Time Management
4 1 (2.78%) Software Architecture
4 1 (2.78%) Network Management
4 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.78%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) C++
1 2 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) Perl
2 1 (2.78%) PHP
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) Python
2 1 (2.78%) Ruby
2 1 (2.78%) C
2 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) CCNA
1 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (5.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Cisco
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) VMware
3 4 (11.11%) Citrix
4 3 (8.33%) SAP
5 2 (5.56%) Mitel
5 2 (5.56%) Meraki
6 1 (2.78%) NEC
6 1 (2.78%) EMC
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Truro, Cornwall
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum plus on call and overtime and other
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
WiFi SPARK Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus a pension and healthcare scheme
Posted: 7 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 22 days ago