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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 74 78 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -21
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.14% 0.15% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.18% 1.01% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £27,500 £28,500 £49,850
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% -42.82%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
85 99 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 11.97% 14.64% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 80 87 85
Average salary £30,000 £39,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.52% +13.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £25,540
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 November 2014. 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
Yeovil - 1 £27,500 -
Wireless
South West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) PDA
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) MetaFrame
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Avaya
2 3 (75.00%) Apple
2 3 (75.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) PDA
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) MetaFrame
1 3 (75.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Avaya
2 3 (75.00%) Apple
2 3 (75.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint