The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 175 233
Rank change year-on-year -9 +58  
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 52 65 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.99% 1.26% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.80% 6.27% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 49 57 9
Median salary £42,500 £31,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.09% +10.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,900 £16,231
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

Wi-Fi is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 765 1036 1237
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 14.63% 20.06% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 634 850 1042
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -5.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi 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 in the South West.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in the South West

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in the South West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -19 16 £41,250 +13.79% 1
Devon +9 8 £43,750 +86.17%
Wiltshire +8 8 £26,250 -36.36%
Dorset -5 8 £41,250 +35.24% 1
Cornwall +1 6 £21,000 -
Somerset -15 6 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 49 (50.52%) WAN
2 48 (49.48%) LAN
3 46 (47.42%) Windows
4 42 (43.30%) Microsoft
5 36 (37.11%) Active Directory
6 35 (36.08%) TCP/IP
7 25 (25.77%) Microsoft Office
8 21 (21.65%) MS Exchange
8 21 (21.65%) Cisco
9 20 (20.62%) Internet
9 20 (20.62%) Degree
10 19 (19.59%) Wireless
10 19 (19.59%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (19.59%) C
11 17 (17.53%) C++
11 17 (17.53%) Citrix
11 17 (17.53%) Firewall
12 15 (15.46%) VPN
13 14 (14.43%) ITIL
14 13 (13.40%) VoIP
14 13 (13.40%) CCNP
15 12 (12.37%) CCNA
15 12 (12.37%) Service Management
15 12 (12.37%) Firmware
15 12 (12.37%) Trend Analysis
15 12 (12.37%) Computer Science
15 12 (12.37%) Security Cleared
15 12 (12.37%) SC Cleared
15 12 (12.37%) VLAN
16 11 (11.34%) Electronics

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (21.65%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.15%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.06%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 25 (25.77%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (3.09%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.19%) IaaS
1 6 (6.19%) PaaS
1 6 (6.19%) SaaS
2 2 (2.06%) Office 365
3 1 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (50.52%) WAN
2 48 (49.48%) LAN
3 35 (36.08%) TCP/IP
4 20 (20.62%) Internet
5 19 (19.59%) Wireless
6 17 (17.53%) Firewall
7 15 (15.46%) VPN
8 13 (13.40%) VoIP
9 12 (12.37%) VLAN
10 11 (11.34%) HTTP
10 11 (11.34%) WLAN
11 10 (10.31%) ADSL
11 10 (10.31%) SSL
12 9 (9.28%) DHCP
12 9 (9.28%) DNS
12 9 (9.28%) IMAP
12 9 (9.28%) SMTP
12 9 (9.28%) ZigBee
13 8 (8.25%) Bluetooth
13 8 (8.25%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.03%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.03%) JIRA
2 1 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (11.34%) Electronics
2 10 (10.31%) Finance
3 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.12%) Military
5 2 (2.06%) Advertising
5 2 (2.06%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.06%) Marketing
6 1 (1.03%) Games
6 1 (1.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (24.74%) Analyst
2 23 (23.71%) Support Analyst
3 21 (21.65%) 2nd Line Support
4 16 (16.49%) Network Engineer
5 14 (14.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 14 (14.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 14 (14.43%) IT Support
5 14 (14.43%) Service Analyst
5 14 (14.43%) Service Desk Analyst
5 14 (14.43%) Support Engineer
6 13 (13.40%) Service Desk Support
6 13 (13.40%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 12 (12.37%) IT Engineer
7 12 (12.37%) IT Support Engineer
8 11 (11.34%) 3rd Line Support
8 11 (11.34%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 10 (10.31%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 9 (9.28%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (9.28%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
10 9 (9.28%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.28%) JSON
2 8 (8.25%) REST
3 4 (4.12%) 802.1X
4 3 (3.09%) .NET
4 3 (3.09%) .NET Compact Framework
4 3 (3.09%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.09%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.37%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.31%) Smart Home
3 8 (8.25%) Driving Licence
4 6 (6.19%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.15%) PMI
6 4 (4.12%) Device Driver
6 4 (4.12%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.09%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (3.09%) EPoS
7 3 (3.09%) iPad
7 3 (3.09%) Smartcard
8 2 (2.06%) Internet of Things
8 2 (2.06%) Smart City
9 1 (1.03%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (1.03%) IPTV
9 1 (1.03%) IVR
9 1 (1.03%) User Experience
9 1 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.03%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 46 (47.42%) Windows
2 8 (8.25%) Linux
3 7 (7.22%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.12%) Android
5 4 (4.12%) Windows 10
5 4 (4.12%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.09%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 2 (2.06%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.03%) Unix
8 1 (1.03%) VMS
8 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.43%) ITIL
2 12 (12.37%) Service Management
2 12 (12.37%) Trend Analysis
3 10 (10.31%) PRINCE2
3 10 (10.31%) Software Engineering
4 8 (8.25%) Coaching
5 7 (7.22%) Project Management
6 6 (6.19%) Scrum
7 5 (5.15%) PRINCE
7 5 (5.15%) Risk Management
7 5 (5.15%) Statistics
8 4 (4.12%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.12%) Security Management
8 4 (4.12%) Wealth Management
9 3 (3.09%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.09%) Embedded Software Development
9 3 (3.09%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (3.09%) OO
9 3 (3.09%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.59%) C
2 17 (17.53%) C++
3 4 (4.12%) C#
3 4 (4.12%) SQL
4 3 (3.09%) Embedded C
4 3 (3.09%) Python
5 2 (2.06%) Embedded C++
5 2 (2.06%) Java
6 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.03%) Lisp
6 1 (1.03%) Perl
6 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.03%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 20 (20.62%) Degree
2 19 (19.59%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (13.40%) CCNP
4 12 (12.37%) CCNA
4 12 (12.37%) SC Cleared
4 12 (12.37%) Security Cleared
5 9 (9.28%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (9.28%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (6.19%) CCIE
7 5 (5.15%) PMI Certification
7 5 (5.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (2.06%) CCVP
8 2 (2.06%) NVQ Level 3
9 1 (1.03%) APMP
9 1 (1.03%) CCMSE
9 1 (1.03%) CCSA
9 1 (1.03%) CCSE
9 1 (1.03%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.03%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (37.11%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.37%) Firmware
3 9 (9.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.12%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.03%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (43.30%) Microsoft
2 21 (21.65%) Cisco
3 17 (17.53%) Citrix
4 10 (10.31%) Juniper
4 10 (10.31%) VMware
5 8 (8.25%) CheckPoint
6 7 (7.22%) Aruba
7 6 (6.19%) Infoblox
7 6 (6.19%) Symantec
8 5 (5.15%) SolarWinds
9 4 (4.12%) F5
10 3 (3.09%) NetApp
11 2 (2.06%) HP
11 2 (2.06%) Palo Alto
11 2 (2.06%) Riverbed
11 2 (2.06%) Ruckus Wireless
11 2 (2.06%) Ubiquiti
12 1 (1.03%) Extreme Networks
12 1 (1.03%) Meraki
12 1 (1.03%) MikroTik
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