The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 71 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.17% 0.87% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% 6.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £26,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WLAN
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
110 72 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 18.93% 12.59% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 104 60 76
Average salary £32,500 £33,250 £33,695
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

WLAN
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Somerset

WLAN
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Bath - 1 £26,000 -
WLAN
South West

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing WLAN 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 WLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds