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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 64 59 69
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 8 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.32% 1.41% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.00% 10.45% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 1
Average salary £26,500 £34,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.05% -32.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,900 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.41% -
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
100 67 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 16.50% 13.51% 16.45%
Number of salaries quoted 82 56 77
Average salary £26,500 £34,000 £32,853
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.05% +3.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016. 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
Taunton - 6 £26,500 -
Frome - 1 £22,000 -
Wireless
South West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 8 (88.89%) SCCM
2 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) DHCP
3 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 7 (77.78%) Firewall
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) VPN
4 6 (66.67%) VoIP
4 6 (66.67%) WAN
4 6 (66.67%) NetApp
4 6 (66.67%) Terminal Services
4 6 (66.67%) Internet
4 6 (66.67%) Citrix
4 6 (66.67%) VLAN
4 6 (66.67%) XenApp
4 6 (66.67%) SCOM
4 6 (66.67%) Network Security
4 6 (66.67%) iSCSI
4 6 (66.67%) High Availability
4 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 6 (66.67%) Palo Alto
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 7 (77.78%) DHCP
2 7 (77.78%) DNS
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) Internet
3 6 (66.67%) iSCSI
3 6 (66.67%) Network Security
3 6 (66.67%) VLAN
3 6 (66.67%) VoIP
3 6 (66.67%) VPN
3 6 (66.67%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) ICT Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Network Systems Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) IT Support
4 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
5 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) EqualLogic
3 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCTS
3 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
3 6 (66.67%) Terminal Services
3 6 (66.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) SCCM
2 6 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
3 6 (66.67%) Citrix
3 6 (66.67%) NetApp
3 6 (66.67%) Palo Alto
4 2 (22.22%) Aerohive Networks
4 2 (22.22%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) Meraki