The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank - 58 62
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.35% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.82% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
113 71 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 13.76% 12.52% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 104 66 67
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,650 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WLAN
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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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba