Period
to 18 November 2018

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 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 289 264 228
Rank change year-on-year -25 -36 +86
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 33 87 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.33% 0.85% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.13% 4.85% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 20 101 86
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +22.81% -8.06%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £54,750 £51,250 £59,375
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Wi-Fi is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following 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 or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,552 1,795 2,008
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.43% 17.48% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,222 1,477 1,649
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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 6 months to 18 November 2018.

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 6 months to 18 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +12 10 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Bristol +8 9 £24,000 -43.53% 5
Devon +7 7 £62,500 +42.86% 4
Dorset -6 6 £42,500 +3.66% 2
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 14 (42.42%) Firewall
2 13 (39.39%) LAN
3 11 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 10 (30.30%) Linux
5 9 (27.27%) C
5 9 (27.27%) Windows
5 9 (27.27%) IPv4
5 9 (27.27%) IPv6
5 9 (27.27%) Degree
6 8 (24.24%) 4G
7 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
7 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
7 7 (21.21%) Cisco
7 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.18%) HTTPS
8 6 (18.18%) DNS
8 6 (18.18%) CCNP
8 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (18.18%) 3G
8 6 (18.18%) OSPF
8 6 (18.18%) BGP-4
8 6 (18.18%) C++
8 6 (18.18%) Python
8 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
8 6 (18.18%) HTTP
8 6 (18.18%) WAN
8 6 (18.18%) UMTS
8 6 (18.18%) GSM
8 6 (18.18%) Wireless
8 6 (18.18%) Telecoms

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 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Office 365
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) IaaS
3 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) Firewall
2 13 (39.39%) LAN
3 11 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 9 (27.27%) IPv4
4 9 (27.27%) IPv6
5 8 (24.24%) 4G
6 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
7 6 (18.18%) 2G
7 6 (18.18%) 3G
7 6 (18.18%) BGP-4
7 6 (18.18%) DNS
7 6 (18.18%) GSM
7 6 (18.18%) HTTP
7 6 (18.18%) HTTPS
7 6 (18.18%) LTE
7 6 (18.18%) OSPF
7 6 (18.18%) UMTS
7 6 (18.18%) WAN
7 6 (18.18%) Wireless
8 5 (15.15%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Big Data
1 2 (6.06%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) Redis
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Electronics
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) IT Trainer
1 6 (18.18%) Technical Trainer
1 6 (18.18%) Trainer
2 5 (15.15%) Architect
2 5 (15.15%) Support Technician
3 4 (12.12%) Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Test Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Test and Validation Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Validation Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Verification Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) C++ Developer
5 2 (6.06%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Network Support
5 2 (6.06%) Network Technician
5 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) JSON
1 3 (9.09%) REST
2 2 (6.06%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (6.06%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) Django
3 1 (3.03%) Phalcon
3 1 (3.03%) RESTful
3 1 (3.03%) Sass
3 1 (3.03%) SOAP
3 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
1 2 (6.06%) Fat Client
1 2 (6.06%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) BYOD
2 1 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.03%) Replication
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Linux
2 9 (27.27%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.03%) CentOS
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Coaching
2 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) Active Listening
3 4 (12.12%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (9.09%) Functional Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
4 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Validation
5 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.06%) ISMS
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) QMS
5 2 (6.06%) Software Architecture
5 2 (6.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) C
2 6 (18.18%) C++
2 6 (18.18%) Python
3 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.06%) C#
4 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.06%) PHP
5 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 6 (18.18%) CCNP
2 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (6.06%) MCP
4 2 (6.06%) MCSE
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.03%) MCITP
5 1 (3.03%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
3 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.09%) Terminal Services
5 2 (6.06%) Firmware
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.03%) BlackBerry Internet Service
6 1 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Cisco
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) Aruba
3 3 (9.09%) EMC
3 3 (9.09%) Juniper
4 2 (6.06%) Meraki
4 2 (6.06%) NetMotion Wireless
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.03%) Veeam
5 1 (3.03%) Zscaler