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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 77 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -3
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 4 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.52% 0.55% 2.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.49% 3.90% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 16
Average salary £25,000 £56,250 £41,725
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.55% +34.81%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
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
89 77 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 11.50% 14.03% 16.61%
Number of salaries quoted 88 62 97
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £50,000 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Avaya
3 3 (50.00%) Apple
3 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) MetaFrame
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) PDA
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Signal Processing
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) PDA
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Signal Processing
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (50.00%) MetaFrame
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Avaya
3 3 (50.00%) Apple
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint