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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 228 213 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 12 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.39% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.16% 2.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 0
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
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
1034 943 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.34% 15.92% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 879 725 1036
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 December 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 December 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
Devon - 5 - - 1
Wiltshire -13 4 £36,500 +0.68% 1
Bristol +4 2 £23,875 -43.82% 3
Gloucestershire -18 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (55.00%) Windows
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) LAN
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (30.00%) VMware
4 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (25.00%) MySQL
4 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (25.00%) CouchDB
4 5 (25.00%) Android
4 5 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (25.00%) CentOS
4 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (25.00%) C++
4 5 (25.00%) Python
4 5 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 5 (25.00%) Lua
4 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 5 (25.00%) tcpdump
4 5 (25.00%) Puppet
4 5 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (25.00%) RHCSA
5 4 (20.00%) Statistics
5 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (20.00%) Vagrant

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (15.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) LAN
2 5 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 5 (25.00%) tcpdump
3 4 (20.00%) WAN
4 3 (15.00%) VoIP
4 3 (15.00%) Internet
4 3 (15.00%) Firewall
5 2 (10.00%) Bluetooth
5 2 (10.00%) 3G
5 2 (10.00%) DHCP
5 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.00%) DNS
6 1 (5.00%) SAN
6 1 (5.00%) MPLS
6 1 (5.00%) Wireless
6 1 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
1 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (25.00%) CouchDB
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Back Office
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Administrator
1 5 (25.00%) IT Administrator
1 5 (25.00%) Server Administrator
2 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Server Support
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Field Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Manager
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Statistics
1 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (15.00%) EPoS
3 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) CentOS
3 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Android
3 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) ERP
4 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.00%) Network Design
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) C++
1 5 (25.00%) Python
1 5 (25.00%) Objective-C
1 5 (25.00%) Lua
1 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) RHCSA
2 2 (10.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Puppet
1 5 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (20.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) Lotus
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Juniper
5 1 (5.00%) NetApp
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) BT
5 1 (5.00%) WatchGuard
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
SuperSparks Ltd
Salary: Competitive and excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago