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

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 70 61 69
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.16% 0.41% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.00% 2.99% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £36,500 £29,250 £32,853
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.78% -10.96%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +14.66%
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
100 67 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 16.42% 13.76% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 82 56 79
Average salary £26,500 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.05% +3.03%
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% -

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 9 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
Bath +5 1 £36,500 +24.78%
WLAN
South West

WLAN
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft