The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 61 51 65
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 9 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.53% 0.70% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.59% 7.32% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 1
Average salary £27,500 £34,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.28% -5.47%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
Wi-Fi
North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
85 41 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 14.43% 9.51% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 58 34 63
Average salary £47,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.68% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 9 £27,500 -20.28%
Wi-Fi
North East

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 9 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 9 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 9 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SAN
2 7 (77.78%) NetApp
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 2 (22.22%) SLA
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) CA
3 2 (22.22%) WatchGuard

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 9 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Field Engineer
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) NetApp
3 2 (22.22%) WatchGuard
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) CA