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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 208 230 221
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 46 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.80% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.18% 1.34% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 45 9 15
Average salary £29,750 £25,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £58,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -
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
1100 972 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.18% 16.20% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 930 837 705
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 +33 26 £25,250 -46.84% 4
Wiltshire +11 14 £28,787 +37.07% 1
Devon +4 4 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire +5 1 £37,500 -31.81% 5
Somerset - 1 - -
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 45 (54.22%) Windows
2 44 (53.01%) Active Directory
3 43 (51.81%) Windows Server
4 40 (48.19%) WAN
5 38 (45.78%) LAN
6 36 (43.37%) VMware
7 34 (40.96%) VMware Infrastructure
8 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
9 26 (31.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (30.12%) Hyper-V
11 24 (28.92%) MS Exchange
12 21 (25.30%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (25.30%) Office 365
13 19 (22.89%) VLAN
13 19 (22.89%) VoIP
14 16 (19.28%) ITIL
15 15 (18.07%) Windows 7
15 15 (18.07%) Windows 8
16 14 (16.87%) Electronics
17 13 (15.66%) Firewall
17 13 (15.66%) TCP/IP
17 13 (15.66%) Windows 10
18 12 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2007
18 12 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2010
18 12 (14.46%) Cisco
18 12 (14.46%) CCNA
18 12 (14.46%) Cisco Certification
18 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2003
19 11 (13.25%) MS Excel
19 11 (13.25%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 24 (28.92%) MS Exchange
2 12 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.02%) IIS
4 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (13.25%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.20%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 21 (25.30%) Office 365
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (48.19%) WAN
2 38 (45.78%) LAN
3 19 (22.89%) VLAN
3 19 (22.89%) VoIP
4 13 (15.66%) Firewall
4 13 (15.66%) TCP/IP
5 10 (12.05%) DNS
5 10 (12.05%) Ethernet
6 9 (10.84%) DHCP
6 9 (10.84%) SAN
7 8 (9.64%) VPN
8 6 (7.23%) Internet
8 6 (7.23%) IPv4
9 5 (6.02%) NAS
10 4 (4.82%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (4.82%) PPP
10 4 (4.82%) SSL
11 3 (3.61%) Intranet
12 2 (2.41%) SDH
12 2 (2.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (16.87%) Electronics
2 10 (12.05%) Finance
3 5 (6.02%) Local Government
3 5 (6.02%) Marketing
3 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (28.92%) 2nd Line Support
2 23 (27.71%) Support Engineer
3 21 (25.30%) IT Support
4 17 (20.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 17 (20.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 13 (15.66%) Analyst
5 13 (15.66%) IT Support Technician
5 13 (15.66%) IT Technician
5 13 (15.66%) Support Technician
6 11 (13.25%) IT Engineer
7 10 (12.05%) Systems Manager
7 10 (12.05%) Team Leader
8 7 (8.43%) Network Analyst
9 6 (7.23%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
9 6 (7.23%) IT Support Engineer
9 6 (7.23%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (7.23%) Senior Network Analyst
9 6 (7.23%) Service Analyst
9 6 (7.23%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (6.02%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) .NET
1 4 (4.82%) .NET Framework
2 3 (3.61%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) CPLD
1 10 (12.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 10 (12.05%) VHDL
2 6 (7.23%) Driving Licence
3 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.02%) Raspberry Pi
4 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (4.82%) EqualLogic
4 4 (4.82%) Replication
4 4 (4.82%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.20%) Handset
6 1 (1.20%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.20%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 45 (54.22%) Windows
2 43 (51.81%) Windows Server
3 26 (31.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (25.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (18.07%) Windows 7
5 15 (18.07%) Windows 8
6 13 (15.66%) Windows 10
7 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.41%) Linux
8 2 (2.41%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.20%) Android
9 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.28%) ITIL
2 11 (13.25%) Mentoring
3 10 (12.05%) Six Sigma
4 6 (7.23%) Incident Management
4 6 (7.23%) Problem Management
5 5 (6.02%) Business Continuity
5 5 (6.02%) CRM
5 5 (6.02%) E-Commerce
6 4 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.61%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (3.61%) Line Management
7 3 (3.61%) Matrix Management
7 3 (3.61%) Programme Management
7 3 (3.61%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.41%) Project Management
8 2 (2.41%) Validation
9 1 (1.20%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.20%) ITSM
9 1 (1.20%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.84%) PowerShell
1 9 (10.84%) SQL
1 9 (10.84%) VB
2 5 (6.02%) VBScript
3 1 (1.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) CCNA
1 12 (14.46%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (12.05%) MCP
3 9 (10.84%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (9.64%) CCNP
4 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (6.02%) DBS Check
5 5 (6.02%) Degree
5 5 (6.02%) HND
5 5 (6.02%) MCTS
5 5 (6.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.82%) CCA
6 4 (4.82%) CCSA
6 4 (4.82%) CCSE
6 4 (4.82%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.41%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.20%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (53.01%) Active Directory
2 34 (40.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (30.12%) Hyper-V
4 10 (12.05%) XenApp
5 4 (4.82%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 36 (43.37%) VMware
2 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
3 12 (14.46%) Cisco
4 10 (12.05%) Citrix
4 10 (12.05%) EMC
4 10 (12.05%) HP
5 9 (10.84%) Dell
6 6 (7.23%) Ruckus Wireless
7 5 (6.02%) Nimble Storage
7 5 (6.02%) Nokia
7 5 (6.02%) Sophos
8 4 (4.82%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.82%) SAP
8 4 (4.82%) Veeam
9 2 (2.41%) F5
9 2 (2.41%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.20%) Iron Mountain
10 1 (1.20%) NETGEAR
10 1 (1.20%) Oracle
10 1 (1.20%) Sage
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