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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 56 76 60
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -16
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 9 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.62% 0.58% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.64% 4.26% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £42,500 £41,847 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.55% +4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
66 94 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 11.91% 13.74% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 52 73 107
Average salary £35,000 £33,695 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.87% -15.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £58,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 May 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
Bath +14 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Wireless
South West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) VPN
3 11 (68.75%) LAN
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco
4 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
4 9 (56.25%) CCNA
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (56.25%) WAN
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (50.00%) WLAN
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
7 6 (37.50%) VMware
7 6 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (37.50%) SonicWALL
7 6 (37.50%) Juniper
7 6 (37.50%) SAN
7 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (37.50%) MPLS
7 6 (37.50%) DNS
7 6 (37.50%) MCSE
8 5 (31.25%) VoIP
9 4 (25.00%) VLAN
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (18.75%) SQL
10 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
10 3 (18.75%) SSL

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Lync
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) VPN
3 11 (68.75%) LAN
4 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
4 9 (56.25%) WAN
5 8 (50.00%) WLAN
6 6 (37.50%) SAN
6 6 (37.50%) MPLS
6 6 (37.50%) DNS
7 5 (31.25%) VoIP
8 4 (25.00%) VLAN
9 3 (18.75%) SSL
9 3 (18.75%) HTTP
9 3 (18.75%) DHCP
9 3 (18.75%) Network Security
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (18.75%) NAS
9 3 (18.75%) IPsec
10 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Team Leader
1 6 (37.50%) Network Team Leader
2 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Change Management
1 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
2 2 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) CCNA
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (37.50%) MCSE
4 3 (18.75%) CCNP
4 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) CCSA
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) APMP
6 1 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) SonicWALL
2 6 (37.50%) Juniper
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) Nokia
3 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
3 3 (18.75%) Brocade