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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 79 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.26% - 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.21% - 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 16
Average salary £38,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
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
165 184 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.71% 21.78% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 144 167 187
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,510 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 26 November 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) VLAN
2 5 (62.50%) Fast Ethernet
2 5 (62.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (62.50%) PPP
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
2 5 (62.50%) Frame Relay
2 5 (62.50%) ATM
2 5 (62.50%) ISDN
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) WLAN
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) Ethernet
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
2 5 (62.50%) OSPF
2 5 (62.50%) BGP
2 5 (62.50%) EIGRP
3 4 (50.00%) TACACS
3 4 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) SSL
3 4 (50.00%) FTP
3 4 (50.00%) HTTP
3 4 (50.00%) IPX
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) ISDN
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) WLAN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
1 5 (62.50%) Ethernet
1 5 (62.50%) ATM
1 5 (62.50%) PPP
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (62.50%) MPLS
1 5 (62.50%) OSPF
1 5 (62.50%) BGP
1 5 (62.50%) EIGRP
1 5 (62.50%) Wireless
1 5 (62.50%) Frame Relay
1 5 (62.50%) Fast Ethernet
1 5 (62.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 5 (62.50%) VLAN
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (50.00%) LDAP
2 4 (50.00%) SSH
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) MFC
1 3 (37.50%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) PKI
2 3 (37.50%) Algorithms
2 3 (37.50%) Mainframe
2 3 (37.50%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) People Management
2 3 (37.50%) UML
2 3 (37.50%) Test Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Coaching
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Business Development
2 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 3 (37.50%) Budget Control
2 3 (37.50%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) C++
1 3 (37.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) CCNP
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) EMC