The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 69 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.42% 0.89% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.21% 6.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £29,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +9.58%
Wi-Fi
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
136 72 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 19.15% 12.79% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 114 69 81
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £28,008 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Swindon

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (60.00%) C
1 6 (60.00%) C++
1 6 (60.00%) UNIX
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Python
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
1 6 (60.00%) CA
1 6 (60.00%) Internet
1 6 (60.00%) 3G
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
1 6 (60.00%) LTE
1 6 (60.00%) 4G
1 6 (60.00%) Embedded Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Internet of Things
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
2 4 (40.00%) WCDMA
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) HTTP
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (40.00%) Broadcom
3 3 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) MCSE
4 2 (20.00%) LAN

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (20.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
1 6 (60.00%) Internet
1 6 (60.00%) 3G
1 6 (60.00%) LTE
1 6 (60.00%) 4G
2 4 (40.00%) WCDMA
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) HTTP
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) IPv6
3 2 (20.00%) IPsec
3 2 (20.00%) VoLTE
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) CppUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Valgrind
General
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Development Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Senior Development Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior RF Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) RF Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Project Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Embedded Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Internet of Things
2 3 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) UNIX
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Scrum
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Network Design
1 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C
1 6 (60.00%) C++
1 6 (60.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) CA
2 4 (40.00%) Broadcom
3 2 (20.00%) Polycom
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) BT