Period
to 19 September 2019

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 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 256 279 244
Rank change year-on-year +23 -35 -10
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 73 60 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.73% 0.58% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.08% 3.54% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 67 42 108
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £22,550 £21,275 £21,500
90th Percentile £53,500 £52,500 £51,250
England median annual salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -8.89% +5.88% -

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 1,791 1,693 1,668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.87% 16.31% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,434 1,378 1,386
South West median annual salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,249
90th Percentile £62,125 £62,500 £57,625
England median annual salary £45,986 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.19% +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 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 2019. 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
Bristol +37 25 £24,000 -21.95% 8
Wiltshire -5 20 £35,000 -13.04% 4
Gloucestershire -24 14 £40,000 - 3
Dorset +2 12 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Somerset - 2 £33,500 - 5
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 34 (46.58%) Windows
2 33 (45.21%) LAN
3 32 (43.84%) WAN
4 30 (41.10%) Office 365
5 26 (35.62%) Windows Server
5 26 (35.62%) Active Directory
6 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
6 23 (31.51%) Azure
7 22 (30.14%) Firewall
8 18 (24.66%) Finance
9 17 (23.29%) Linux
9 17 (23.29%) ITIL
10 15 (20.55%) Cisco
10 15 (20.55%) VMware
10 15 (20.55%) AWS
11 14 (19.18%) Data Centre
11 14 (19.18%) Migration
11 14 (19.18%) Citrix
11 14 (19.18%) Project Delivery
12 13 (17.81%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (17.81%) SAN
12 13 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (16.44%) Hyper-V
13 12 (16.44%) TCP/IP
14 11 (15.07%) SharePoint
14 11 (15.07%) C
14 11 (15.07%) Information Security
14 11 (15.07%) Mobile Computing
14 11 (15.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 10 (13.70%) Android

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 11 (15.07%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.70%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.11%) CMS
3 3 (4.11%) Confluence
3 3 (4.11%) IIS
4 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.74%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.37%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 30 (41.10%) Office 365
2 23 (31.51%) Azure
3 15 (20.55%) AWS
4 6 (8.22%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (4.11%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (45.21%) LAN
2 32 (43.84%) WAN
3 22 (30.14%) Firewall
4 13 (17.81%) SAN
5 12 (16.44%) TCP/IP
6 8 (10.96%) Bluetooth
6 8 (10.96%) NFC
6 8 (10.96%) VLAN
6 8 (10.96%) VPN
7 7 (9.59%) Broadband
7 7 (9.59%) Network Security
8 6 (8.22%) Wireless
9 5 (6.85%) 4G
9 5 (6.85%) DNS
9 5 (6.85%) MPLS
9 5 (6.85%) VoIP
10 4 (5.48%) 3G
10 4 (5.48%) 802.11
10 4 (5.48%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (5.48%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) JIRA
2 3 (4.11%) Bitbucket Server
3 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (24.66%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Back Office
3 3 (4.11%) Banking
3 3 (4.11%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Legal
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.37%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 13 (17.81%) Support Technician
2 11 (15.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (9.59%) IT Support
3 7 (9.59%) Project Manager
3 7 (9.59%) Senior Manager
3 7 (9.59%) Senior Project Manager
4 6 (8.22%) Administrator
4 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (8.22%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (8.22%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (8.22%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 6 (8.22%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (8.22%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (6.85%) Android Developer
5 5 (6.85%) Developer
5 5 (6.85%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
6 4 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 4 (5.48%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.85%) .NET
2 4 (5.48%) 802.1X
2 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.11%) jQuery
4 2 (2.74%) JSON
4 2 (2.74%) YAML
5 1 (1.37%) .NET Compact Framework
5 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Data Centre
2 11 (15.07%) Mobile Computing
3 9 (12.33%) Public Cloud
4 8 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.85%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (5.48%) CESG
6 4 (5.48%) Fibre Optics
6 4 (5.48%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (5.48%) User Experience
7 3 (4.11%) Private Cloud
8 2 (2.74%) IPTV
9 1 (1.37%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 34 (46.58%) Windows
2 26 (35.62%) Windows Server
3 17 (23.29%) Linux
4 10 (13.70%) Android
5 7 (9.59%) Windows 10
6 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.48%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.11%) FreeRTOS
8 3 (4.11%) ThreadX
9 2 (2.74%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.37%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.29%) ITIL
2 14 (19.18%) Migration
2 14 (19.18%) Project Delivery
3 13 (17.81%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (15.07%) Information Security
4 11 (15.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.59%) Active Listening
6 7 (9.59%) Mobile Device Management
6 7 (9.59%) PRINCE2
6 7 (9.59%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.22%) OO
7 6 (8.22%) OOD
7 6 (8.22%) Project Governance
7 6 (8.22%) Scrum
7 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.85%) Android Development
8 5 (6.85%) OOP
8 5 (6.85%) Technical Leadership
9 4 (5.48%) Critical Thinking
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.07%) C
2 6 (8.22%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.85%) C++
4 4 (5.48%) C#
5 3 (4.11%) Python
6 2 (2.74%) Java
6 2 (2.74%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.74%) SQL
7 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (12.33%) SC Cleared
2 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.96%) CCNA
4 7 (9.59%) Degree
5 6 (8.22%) CCNP
6 3 (4.11%) DV Cleared
6 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.74%) CCSP
7 2 (2.74%) HNC
7 2 (2.74%) HND
7 2 (2.74%) MCSE
8 1 (1.37%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.37%) CCDP
8 1 (1.37%) MCSA
8 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) PMO
2 5 (6.85%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (5.48%) NCSC
4 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.74%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (35.62%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (16.44%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.11%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) AirWatch
1 5 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (6.85%) Puppet
1 5 (6.85%) SCOrch
2 4 (5.48%) SCCM
3 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.55%) Cisco
2 15 (20.55%) VMware
3 14 (19.18%) Citrix
4 7 (9.59%) Apple
5 5 (6.85%) Aruba
5 5 (6.85%) Fortinet
5 5 (6.85%) Meraki
6 4 (5.48%) MikroTik
6 4 (5.48%) Ruckus Wireless
6 4 (5.48%) Ubiquiti
6 4 (5.48%) Veeam
7 3 (4.11%) Atlassian
7 3 (4.11%) CyberArk
7 3 (4.11%) Forcepoint
8 2 (2.74%) Aerohive Networks
8 2 (2.74%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.74%) Dell
8 2 (2.74%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.74%) SolarWinds