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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 204 216 236
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +20
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 52 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.92% 0.44% 0.097%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.93% 2.34% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 6
Median salary £34,750 £31,000 £23,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.09% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,100 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
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
1055 1109 1035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.58% 18.82% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 884 978 883
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Gloucestershire -3 12 £44,750 +17.76% 2
Devon +8 11 £23,500 +14.63%
Cornwall - 9 - - 1
Bristol +6 7 £46,250 -38.33% 3
Wiltshire +2 6 - -
Somerset 0 4 £23,500 -24.19%
Dorset +1 3 £40,000 +42.85% 1
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 40 (33.90%) Windows
1 40 (33.90%) Cisco
2 39 (33.05%) Firewall
3 37 (31.36%) VPN
3 37 (31.36%) ITIL
4 34 (28.81%) VMware
5 33 (27.97%) Active Directory
6 32 (27.12%) WAN
7 31 (26.27%) Microsoft
7 31 (26.27%) LAN
8 29 (24.58%) Telecoms
9 28 (23.73%) Service Delivery
10 26 (22.03%) Wireless
11 25 (21.19%) Cisco Certification
11 25 (21.19%) VMware Infrastructure
12 24 (20.34%) Linux
13 23 (19.49%) MS Office
13 23 (19.49%) Management Information System
13 23 (19.49%) Windows Server
14 22 (18.64%) VoIP
14 22 (18.64%) CCNA
14 22 (18.64%) SLA
15 18 (15.25%) CCNP
15 18 (15.25%) MS Exchange
15 18 (15.25%) MS Excel
15 18 (15.25%) Degree
15 18 (15.25%) Data Centre
16 17 (14.41%) Windows 7
17 16 (13.56%) Cisco ASA
17 16 (13.56%) Office 365

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 18 (15.25%) MS Exchange
2 11 (9.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.54%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.85%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 23 (19.49%) MS Office
2 18 (15.25%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.39%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.56%) Office 365
2 3 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.69%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 39 (33.05%) Firewall
2 37 (31.36%) VPN
3 32 (27.12%) WAN
4 31 (26.27%) LAN
5 26 (22.03%) Wireless
6 22 (18.64%) VoIP
7 16 (13.56%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (12.71%) ADSL
8 15 (12.71%) Internet
9 14 (11.86%) TCP/IP
10 13 (11.02%) Structured Cabling
11 12 (10.17%) VLAN
12 9 (7.63%) Network Security
13 8 (6.78%) Cisco IPT
13 8 (6.78%) IP Telephony
13 8 (6.78%) MGCP
14 7 (5.93%) Ethernet
15 6 (5.08%) Cisco IOS
15 6 (5.08%) DHCP
16 5 (4.24%) GGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.39%) Big Data
2 2 (1.69%) ActiveReports
General
1 29 (24.58%) Telecoms
2 13 (11.02%) Games
3 12 (10.17%) Finance
4 8 (6.78%) Electronics
5 5 (4.24%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (11.02%) Analyst
2 11 (9.32%) Administrator
2 11 (9.32%) NOC Technician
2 11 (9.32%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (7.63%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (7.63%) Head of Infrastructure
3 9 (7.63%) Service Desk Engineer
3 9 (7.63%) Support Engineer
4 7 (5.93%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 7 (5.93%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (5.93%) IT Administrator
4 7 (5.93%) IT Systems Administrator
4 7 (5.93%) Network Analyst
4 7 (5.93%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (5.93%) Senior Network Analyst
5 6 (5.08%) Network Engineer
6 5 (4.24%) Consultant
6 5 (4.24%) Design Engineer
6 5 (4.24%) Electronics Engineer
6 5 (4.24%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.54%) Middleware
2 1 (0.85%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.85%) Ajax
2 1 (0.85%) CSS
2 1 (0.85%) HTML
2 1 (0.85%) J2EE
2 1 (0.85%) jQuery
2 1 (0.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.49%) Management Information System
2 18 (15.25%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.78%) IVR
4 7 (5.93%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.24%) CPLD
5 5 (4.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (4.24%) VHDL
6 4 (3.39%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.54%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.54%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.54%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.54%) Statistics
7 3 (2.54%) User Experience
8 2 (1.69%) iPhone
8 2 (1.69%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.69%) SCADA
8 2 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.69%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.85%) Apple TV
Operating Systems
1 40 (33.90%) Windows
2 24 (20.34%) Linux
3 23 (19.49%) Windows Server
4 17 (14.41%) Windows 7
5 15 (12.71%) Windows 10
6 13 (11.02%) Mac OS X
6 13 (11.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (10.17%) Apple iOS
8 9 (7.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (5.93%) Android
11 3 (2.54%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.36%) ITIL
2 28 (23.73%) Service Delivery
3 13 (11.02%) Time Management
4 12 (10.17%) Project Management
5 11 (9.32%) Ticket Management
6 10 (8.47%) PRINCE2
7 9 (7.63%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (6.78%) Presales
8 8 (6.78%) Service Management
9 7 (5.93%) Data Analysis
9 7 (5.93%) Infrastructure Management
9 7 (5.93%) Mentoring
9 7 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (5.08%) Information Security
11 5 (4.24%) Business Development
11 5 (4.24%) Incident Management
11 5 (4.24%) Open Source
11 5 (4.24%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.47%) C++
2 9 (7.63%) C
3 4 (3.39%) Assembly Language
3 4 (3.39%) Embedded C
4 3 (2.54%) Embedded C++
4 3 (2.54%) Java
5 2 (1.69%) Perl
5 2 (1.69%) PHP
5 2 (1.69%) Python
5 2 (1.69%) Ruby
5 2 (1.69%) SQL
6 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (21.19%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (18.64%) CCNA
3 18 (15.25%) CCNP
3 18 (15.25%) Degree
4 6 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.39%) CCSA
5 4 (3.39%) CCSE
5 4 (3.39%) CCVP
5 4 (3.39%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.39%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.54%) CREST Certified
6 3 (2.54%) MCP
7 2 (1.69%) APMP
7 2 (1.69%) CISSP
7 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.69%) OSCP
8 1 (0.85%) CCIE
8 1 (0.85%) CEH
8 1 (0.85%) GIAC
8 1 (0.85%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.64%) SLA
2 4 (3.39%) DO-178B
2 4 (3.39%) IEC 61508
3 3 (2.54%) BS7799
3 3 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (27.97%) Active Directory
2 25 (21.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.93%) Firmware
4 6 (5.08%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.69%) UAG
5 2 (1.69%) XenApp
6 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (7.63%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (6.78%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (6.78%) Cisco UCCE
2 8 (6.78%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (33.90%) Cisco
2 34 (28.81%) VMware
3 31 (26.27%) Microsoft
4 11 (9.32%) CheckPoint
5 9 (7.63%) SolarWinds
6 8 (6.78%) Aruba
7 5 (4.24%) Citrix
7 5 (4.24%) EMC
7 5 (4.24%) Intel
8 4 (3.39%) Apple
8 4 (3.39%) HP
8 4 (3.39%) Juniper
8 4 (3.39%) Nokia
9 3 (2.54%) F5
9 3 (2.54%) Google
9 3 (2.54%) Panasonic
9 3 (2.54%) Sophos
10 2 (1.69%) Avaya
10 2 (1.69%) Infoblox
10 2 (1.69%) Xerox
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Benefits
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