The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
South West / Somerset
Rank 65 71 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.54% 0.33% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.08% 2.11% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Median salary £42,500 £30,750 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.21% +5.12%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -10.61%

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
59 95 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 10.65% 15.65% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 45 80 58
Median salary £38,500 £31,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.19% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,550 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing WLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing WLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) IaaS
4 4 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) Office 365
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Juniper
5 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (37.50%) CCNA
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (37.50%) Coaching
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (25.00%) Veeam
6 2 (25.00%) vSphere
6 2 (25.00%) SaaS
6 2 (25.00%) PaaS
6 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
6 2 (25.00%) Replication
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
6 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (25.00%) CCTV

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) IaaS
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) PaaS
2 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) ISDN
4 2 (25.00%) PABX
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) ADSL
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
5 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
5 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) RIP
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Network Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Support
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Brocade Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) CCTV
1 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
1 2 (25.00%) SCADA
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Coaching
1 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Office Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIP
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIS
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (37.50%) Juniper
5 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (25.00%) Dell
5 2 (25.00%) EMC
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Veeam
6 1 (12.50%) Brocade
6 1 (12.50%) BT
6 1 (12.50%) Intel Security