The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 76 79 89
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 3 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.43% 0.71% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 2.79% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 6
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +170.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Wi-Fi
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
210 215 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 30.43% 25.41% 23.86%
Number of salaries quoted 182 189 206
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Southampton region.

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Southampton

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (91.67%) WAN
1 11 (91.67%) LAN
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Wireless
3 5 (41.67%) SAN
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 4 (33.33%) Fault Management
4 4 (33.33%) Network Security
4 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (33.33%) SLA
4 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 4 (33.33%) VoIP
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (33.33%) CCNA
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (16.67%) DMVPN
5 2 (16.67%) Multicast
5 2 (16.67%) People Management
5 2 (16.67%) Android
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (16.67%) Google
5 2 (16.67%) PKI
5 2 (16.67%) Smartphone

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) WAN
1 11 (91.67%) LAN
2 6 (50.00%) Wireless
3 5 (41.67%) SAN
4 4 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 4 (33.33%) Network Security
4 4 (33.33%) VoIP
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (16.67%) DMVPN
5 2 (16.67%) Multicast
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (16.67%) VLAN
5 2 (16.67%) SSH
5 2 (16.67%) IPsec
5 2 (16.67%) OSPF
5 2 (16.67%) BGP
5 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
5 2 (16.67%) TACACS
5 2 (16.67%) WLAN
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
1 1 (8.33%) SQLPlus
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) PKI
2 2 (16.67%) Smartphone
3 1 (8.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Fault Management
2 2 (16.67%) People Management
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
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