The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 69 72 52
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.33% 0.52% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.17% 4.40% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -47.36%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Wireless
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
92 91 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 15.18% 11.86% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 84 91 56
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Wireless
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Somerset

Wireless
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
Street - 1 - -
Wireless
South West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) LAN
3 17 (89.47%) WLAN
4 13 (68.42%) WAN
4 13 (68.42%) VPN
4 13 (68.42%) Firewall
5 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
5 12 (63.16%) Juniper
6 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (57.89%) CCNA
6 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
6 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (57.89%) MPLS
6 11 (57.89%) Cisco
6 11 (57.89%) MCSE
6 11 (57.89%) SonicWALL
6 11 (57.89%) Video Conferencing
6 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (42.11%) VMware
8 7 (36.84%) SAN
8 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
8 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
9 6 (31.58%) SQL
9 6 (31.58%) vSphere
9 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (31.58%) SCCM
10 4 (21.05%) SCOM
10 4 (21.05%) Veeam

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing Wireless 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 Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) LAN
2 17 (89.47%) WLAN
3 13 (68.42%) WAN
3 13 (68.42%) VPN
3 13 (68.42%) Firewall
4 11 (57.89%) MPLS
4 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
5 7 (36.84%) SAN
6 1 (5.26%) DNS
6 1 (5.26%) DHCP
6 1 (5.26%) VLAN
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security
6 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.26%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Team Leader
1 11 (57.89%) Network Team Leader
2 10 (52.63%) Network Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Systems Support
3 6 (31.58%) Support Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Support Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Systems Support Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Head of IT
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Architecture Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Infrastructure
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) X-Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (21.05%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) High Availability
2 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
2 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
2 1 (5.26%) Security Patching
2 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
2 1 (5.26%) Market Research
2 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) MCSE
1 11 (57.89%) CCNA
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (31.58%) vSphere
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
2 4 (21.05%) SCOM
2 4 (21.05%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.26%) WSUS
3 1 (5.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Juniper
2 11 (57.89%) SonicWALL
2 11 (57.89%) Cisco
3 8 (42.11%) VMware
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) HP
5 4 (21.05%) Veeam
6 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.26%) Avaya