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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 229 217 209
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 11 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.93% 1.17% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 9
Average salary £45,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.17% -10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
1187 1029 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.14% 16.84% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 999 825 743
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,100
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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
Wiltshire -13 8 £45,000 +36.36%
Bristol -17 2 £16,231 -
Somerset +18 1 - - 2
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
3 8 (34.78%) Cisco
4 7 (30.43%) Firewall
4 7 (30.43%) LAN
4 7 (30.43%) MS Office
5 6 (26.09%) WAN
5 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
5 6 (26.09%) VPN
5 6 (26.09%) SLA
5 6 (26.09%) ITSM
5 6 (26.09%) Service Management
6 5 (21.74%) Office 365
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (21.74%) Internet
6 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity
6 5 (21.74%) MCP
7 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
7 4 (17.39%) Linux
7 4 (17.39%) C++
7 4 (17.39%) Citrix
7 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
8 3 (13.04%) Android
8 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
8 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
8 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
8 3 (13.04%) Python
8 3 (13.04%) Java
8 3 (13.04%) C

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Office
2 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) LAN
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) WAN
2 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
2 6 (26.09%) VPN
3 5 (21.74%) Internet
4 3 (13.04%) 3G
4 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
5 2 (8.70%) Bluetooth
5 2 (8.70%) DNS
5 2 (8.70%) DHCP
5 2 (8.70%) VoIP
6 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
6 1 (4.35%) tcpdump
6 1 (4.35%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.35%) CouchDB
General
1 2 (8.70%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Network Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) IT Support
4 4 (17.39%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Technician
5 2 (8.70%) Junior IT Technician
5 2 (8.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) Field Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Junior
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Field Service Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Device Driver
1 2 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.35%) BYOD
2 1 (4.35%) PDA
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
3 4 (17.39%) Linux
4 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.04%) Android
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.35%) CentOS
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.35%) UNIX
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Service Management
1 6 (26.09%) ITSM
2 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.70%) ERP
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) OOP
5 1 (4.35%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) Web Development
5 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) C++
2 3 (13.04%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) Python
2 3 (13.04%) C
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.35%) Lua
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) MCP
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Firmware
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) Cisco
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Meraki
5 1 (4.35%) Mitel
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
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