The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 208 210 216
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 16 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.26% 0.035%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.60% 1.36% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 2
Average salary £36,000 £43,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.71% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,975 £26,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,650 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
999 1032 987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.21% 19.23% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 778 871 824
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,127 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wi-Fi
England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -5 8 £36,000 -34.54%
Bristol -2 3 £38,800 -3.00% 1
Dorset -8 3 £23,875 -8.17%
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Devon - 1 £60,000 -
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (36.11%) Internet
2 11 (30.56%) Cisco
3 10 (27.78%) Windows
4 9 (25.00%) C
4 9 (25.00%) LAN
4 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 8 (22.22%) C++
6 7 (19.44%) WAN
6 7 (19.44%) CA
6 7 (19.44%) Firewall
6 7 (19.44%) LTE
6 7 (19.44%) 4G
7 6 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (16.67%) JIRA
7 6 (16.67%) Subversion
7 6 (16.67%) SAN
7 6 (16.67%) 3G
7 6 (16.67%) UNIX
7 6 (16.67%) Linux
7 6 (16.67%) Python
8 5 (13.89%) GPRS
8 5 (13.89%) GSM
8 5 (13.89%) Apple
8 5 (13.89%) Electronics
8 5 (13.89%) VMware
9 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
9 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
9 4 (11.11%) Wireless
9 4 (11.11%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) Internet
2 9 (25.00%) LAN
3 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 7 (19.44%) WAN
4 7 (19.44%) Firewall
4 7 (19.44%) LTE
4 7 (19.44%) 4G
5 6 (16.67%) SAN
5 6 (16.67%) 3G
6 5 (13.89%) GPRS
6 5 (13.89%) GSM
7 4 (11.11%) WCDMA
7 4 (11.11%) DHCP
7 4 (11.11%) HTTP
7 4 (11.11%) DNS
7 4 (11.11%) Wireless
8 3 (8.33%) IPsec
8 3 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (8.33%) VPN
8 3 (8.33%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Subversion
1 6 (16.67%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) CppUnit
2 2 (5.56%) Valgrind
General
1 5 (13.89%) Electronics
2 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Development Engineer
1 7 (19.44%) Senior Development Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Network Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Design Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Electronics Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior RF Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) IT Support
4 4 (11.11%) RF Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Network Support
6 2 (5.56%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Field Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Network Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Field Service Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (8.33%) CCTV
2 3 (8.33%) EPoS
3 1 (2.78%) Firmware
3 1 (2.78%) ASIC
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.78%) SCADA
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) UNIX
3 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.11%) Project Management
2 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
2 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (5.56%) Scrum
2 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
2 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (5.56%) Time Management
2 2 (5.56%) Network Management
2 2 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (5.56%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (2.78%) SABSA
3 1 (2.78%) SIEM
3 1 (2.78%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (2.78%) Security Architecture
3 1 (2.78%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (2.78%) Information Security
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (2.78%) Network Design
3 1 (2.78%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) C
2 8 (22.22%) C++
3 6 (16.67%) Python
4 4 (11.11%) Perl
5 2 (5.56%) C#
5 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) MCP
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) CCNP
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) CISM
3 1 (2.78%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (2.78%) ISSAP
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) CISSP
3 1 (2.78%) MCSA
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.33%) VMware ESX
1 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Cisco
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (19.44%) CA
4 5 (13.89%) VMware
4 5 (13.89%) Apple
5 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 4 (11.11%) Broadcom
6 3 (8.33%) EMC
7 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.56%) Nokia
7 2 (5.56%) McAfee
8 1 (2.78%) BT
8 1 (2.78%) HP
8 1 (2.78%) IBM
8 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.78%) IronPort
8 1 (2.78%) Riverbed
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