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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England / South West
Rank 172 213 234
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +21
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 57 41 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.13% 0.71% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.27% 3.73% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 53 40 8
Median salary £25,000 £27,823 £25,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.14% +10.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,250 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%

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
784 1100 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.48% 19.17% 16.59%
Number of salaries quoted 621 926 837
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £53,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +33 23 £25,000 -10.14%
Dorset +10 11 £28,500 +18.75%
Devon +6 9 £28,000 -30.00% 2
Bristol - 7 £57,500 -
Cornwall - 4 £34,750 -
Gloucestershire -7 3 £24,000 -36.00% 1
Somerset +1 1 - -
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 56 (51.38%) Active Directory
2 55 (50.46%) WAN
3 54 (49.54%) Windows
4 52 (47.71%) LAN
5 38 (34.86%) Microsoft
6 30 (27.52%) VMware
6 30 (27.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 28 (25.69%) ITIL
8 27 (24.77%) Cisco
8 27 (24.77%) Windows Server
9 26 (23.85%) MS Office
10 24 (22.02%) Wireless
11 22 (20.18%) Hyper-V
11 22 (20.18%) Firewall
11 22 (20.18%) MS Exchange
11 22 (20.18%) TCP/IP
12 21 (19.27%) Service Management
12 21 (19.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (19.27%) Windows Server 2012
13 20 (18.35%) Telecoms
14 19 (17.43%) Windows 7
14 19 (17.43%) VLAN
15 18 (16.51%) Degree
16 17 (15.60%) Windows 10
17 16 (14.68%) Citrix
18 15 (13.76%) VPN
18 15 (13.76%) MS Excel
19 14 (12.84%) Data Centre
19 14 (12.84%) Trend Analysis
19 14 (12.84%) 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 22 (20.18%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.83%) IBM Domino
4 2 (1.83%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.92%) Moodle
Applications
1 26 (23.85%) MS Office
2 15 (13.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.75%) IaaS
1 3 (2.75%) PaaS
1 3 (2.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (50.46%) WAN
2 52 (47.71%) LAN
3 24 (22.02%) Wireless
4 22 (20.18%) Firewall
4 22 (20.18%) TCP/IP
5 19 (17.43%) VLAN
6 15 (13.76%) VPN
7 12 (11.01%) WLAN
8 9 (8.26%) 3GPP
8 9 (8.26%) Bluetooth
8 9 (8.26%) FCAPS
8 9 (8.26%) GGSN
8 9 (8.26%) MGW
9 8 (7.34%) Internet
9 8 (7.34%) Structured Cabling
10 7 (6.42%) Remote Desktop
11 6 (5.50%) 802.15
11 6 (5.50%) SAN
12 5 (4.59%) Broadband
12 5 (4.59%) SMTP
General
1 20 (18.35%) Telecoms
2 13 (11.93%) Finance
3 8 (7.34%) Electronics
4 7 (6.42%) Games
5 2 (1.83%) Advertising
6 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 24 (22.02%) IT Support
2 18 (16.51%) 2nd Line Support
2 18 (16.51%) Analyst
3 16 (14.68%) Support Analyst
4 15 (13.76%) IT Technician
5 14 (12.84%) IT Support Technician
5 14 (12.84%) Support Technician
6 12 (11.01%) Service Analyst
6 12 (11.01%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (9.17%) Service Desk Support
7 10 (9.17%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 9 (8.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 9 (8.26%) Support Engineer
8 9 (8.26%) Technical Specialist
9 8 (7.34%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 8 (7.34%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (7.34%) Administrator
9 8 (7.34%) IT Engineer
9 8 (7.34%) IT Support Engineer
9 8 (7.34%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.50%) 802.1X
2 5 (4.59%) MAPI
3 1 (0.92%) LAMP
3 1 (0.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.84%) Data Centre
2 11 (10.09%) Driving Licence
3 8 (7.34%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.50%) EPoS
5 5 (4.59%) iPad
5 5 (4.59%) Smartphone
6 4 (3.67%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (3.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.83%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.83%) iPhone
7 2 (1.83%) PDA
7 2 (1.83%) Smart Home
8 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.92%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 54 (49.54%) Windows
2 27 (24.77%) Windows Server
3 21 (19.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (19.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (17.43%) Windows 7
5 17 (15.60%) Windows 10
6 14 (12.84%) Linux
6 14 (12.84%) Windows 8
7 10 (9.17%) Mac OS X
8 8 (7.34%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.69%) ITIL
2 21 (19.27%) Service Management
3 14 (12.84%) Trend Analysis
4 10 (9.17%) Service Delivery
4 10 (9.17%) Time Management
5 9 (8.26%) Business Development
5 9 (8.26%) Coaching
5 9 (8.26%) Open Source
5 9 (8.26%) Presales
5 9 (8.26%) Software Optimisation
6 6 (5.50%) PRINCE2
6 6 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (4.59%) Lean Six Sigma
7 5 (4.59%) Six Sigma
7 5 (4.59%) Ticket Management
8 4 (3.67%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.67%) Software Engineering
8 4 (3.67%) Test Planning
8 4 (3.67%) Validation
9 3 (2.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.26%) C++
2 8 (7.34%) C
3 5 (4.59%) SQL
4 4 (3.67%) Perl
4 4 (3.67%) Python
4 4 (3.67%) Tcl
5 3 (2.75%) C#
6 2 (1.83%) Assembly Language
6 2 (1.83%) Embedded C
6 2 (1.83%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 18 (16.51%) Degree
2 14 (12.84%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (11.01%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (6.42%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.42%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.50%) CCNA
6 5 (4.59%) APMP
7 4 (3.67%) CCNP
8 3 (2.75%) CCIE
8 3 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.92%) HNC
10 1 (0.92%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.17%) SLA
2 2 (1.83%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.83%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 56 (51.38%) Active Directory
2 30 (27.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (20.18%) Hyper-V
4 13 (11.93%) Firmware
5 2 (1.83%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.92%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.92%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 38 (34.86%) Microsoft
2 30 (27.52%) VMware
3 27 (24.77%) Cisco
4 16 (14.68%) Citrix
5 9 (8.26%) Intel
6 7 (6.42%) NetApp
6 7 (6.42%) Symantec
7 5 (4.59%) SolarWinds
8 3 (2.75%) Apple
8 3 (2.75%) EMC
8 3 (2.75%) Infoblox
9 2 (1.83%) Avaya
9 2 (1.83%) Dell
9 2 (1.83%) F5
9 2 (1.83%) Lotus
9 2 (1.83%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.83%) Xerox
10 1 (0.92%) Aruba
10 1 (0.92%) Juniper
10 1 (0.92%) Renesas
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