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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 217 202 205
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 10 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.97% 1.06% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 12
Average salary £24,000 £28,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £43,300 £47,390
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.84%
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
1026 853 1119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.55% 16.48% 19.85%
Number of salaries quoted 880 694 952
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £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
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 22 August 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
(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
Wiltshire -5 5 £25,500 -16.39%
Dorset - 2 £22,500 - 1
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 15 (51.72%) LAN
2 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Internet
3 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
3 11 (37.93%) WAN
3 11 (37.93%) Cisco
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (34.48%) Firewall
5 8 (27.59%) 3G
5 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
5 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (27.59%) VMware
6 7 (24.14%) C
6 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
6 7 (24.14%) SAN
6 7 (24.14%) CA
7 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (20.69%) DNS
7 6 (20.69%) DHCP
7 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
7 6 (20.69%) C++
7 6 (20.69%) UNIX
7 6 (20.69%) Windows XP
7 6 (20.69%) Linux
7 6 (20.69%) Python
7 6 (20.69%) Subversion
7 6 (20.69%) JIRA
7 6 (20.69%) LTE
7 6 (20.69%) 4G
7 6 (20.69%) Embedded Systems

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (27.59%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.90%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) LAN
2 12 (41.38%) Internet
3 11 (37.93%) WAN
4 10 (34.48%) Firewall
5 8 (27.59%) 3G
6 7 (24.14%) SAN
7 6 (20.69%) DNS
7 6 (20.69%) DHCP
7 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
7 6 (20.69%) LTE
7 6 (20.69%) 4G
8 5 (17.24%) VoIP
9 4 (13.79%) WCDMA
9 4 (13.79%) HTTP
10 3 (10.34%) IPsec
11 2 (6.90%) Bluetooth
11 2 (6.90%) IPv6
11 2 (6.90%) VPN
11 2 (6.90%) Wireless
11 2 (6.90%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Subversion
1 6 (20.69%) JIRA
2 2 (6.90%) Valgrind
2 2 (6.90%) CppUnit
General
1 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
4 2 (6.90%) Marketing
4 2 (6.90%) Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Finance
4 2 (6.90%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Field Engineer
1 6 (20.69%) Development Engineer
1 6 (20.69%) Senior Development Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Network Manager
3 4 (13.79%) RF Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Senior RF Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Contracts Manager
4 2 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Project Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Support Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.90%) IT Support
4 2 (6.90%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Embedded Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Internet of Things
2 3 (10.34%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (6.90%) CCTV
3 2 (6.90%) EPoS
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (20.69%) UNIX
3 6 (20.69%) Windows XP
3 6 (20.69%) Linux
3 6 (20.69%) Windows 8
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Project Management
2 4 (13.79%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (10.34%) Software Deployment
3 3 (10.34%) Asset Management
4 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.90%) Scrum
4 2 (6.90%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (6.90%) Network Management
4 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.90%) Time Management
4 2 (6.90%) Network Design
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL
4 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.90%) ERP
5 1 (3.45%) Service Management
5 1 (3.45%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.45%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) C
2 6 (20.69%) C++
2 6 (20.69%) Python
3 4 (13.79%) Perl
4 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) MCP
1 2 (6.90%) MCSE
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Dell Certification
2 1 (3.45%) CCNP
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Cisco
2 8 (27.59%) VMware
3 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (24.14%) CA
4 4 (13.79%) NetApp
4 4 (13.79%) Apple
4 4 (13.79%) WatchGuard
4 4 (13.79%) Broadcom
5 2 (6.90%) Polycom
5 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
5 2 (6.90%) Nokia
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix
5 2 (6.90%) BT
5 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) IBM
6 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.45%) IronPort
6 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
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