The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 180 182 142
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -40
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 63 48 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.08% 0.79% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.45% 4.60% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 53 41 72
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,400 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Wireless
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1157 1044 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.85% 17.09% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 999 873 704
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Wireless
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Wireless Salary Trend in the South West

Wireless
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in the South West

Wireless
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
Wiltshire -2 20 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Gloucestershire -2 14 £47,500 -14.02% 5
Somerset +23 13 £42,500 +70.00%
Bristol -11 12 £31,500 -42.98% 5
Dorset +5 9 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 80 (51.28%) Firewall
2 76 (48.72%) Windows
3 65 (41.67%) Cisco
4 62 (39.74%) VMware
5 54 (34.62%) Microsoft
6 52 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 47 (30.13%) Cisco Certification
7 47 (30.13%) LAN
8 46 (29.49%) WAN
9 39 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 34 (21.79%) Linux
11 32 (20.51%) CCNA
11 32 (20.51%) VPN
12 31 (19.87%) Juniper
12 31 (19.87%) SAN
13 30 (19.23%) Active Directory
14 29 (18.59%) TCP/IP
14 29 (18.59%) MS Exchange
14 29 (18.59%) Hyper-V
14 29 (18.59%) Security Cleared
15 27 (17.31%) Microsoft Certification
16 26 (16.67%) CCNP
16 26 (16.67%) MS Office
16 26 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
17 25 (16.03%) Degree
17 25 (16.03%) C
17 25 (16.03%) Windows Server 2003
18 24 (15.38%) C++
19 23 (14.74%) Citrix
20 21 (13.46%) MCSE

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 29 (18.59%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (3.21%) Lync
6 4 (2.56%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.92%) IIS
7 3 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.28%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
8 2 (1.28%) WorkSite
8 2 (1.28%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 39 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 26 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.13%) Office 365
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 80 (51.28%) Firewall
2 47 (30.13%) LAN
3 46 (29.49%) WAN
4 32 (20.51%) VPN
5 31 (19.87%) SAN
6 29 (18.59%) TCP/IP
7 19 (12.18%) Network Security
8 18 (11.54%) WLAN
9 16 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (9.62%) MPLS
11 14 (8.97%) iSCSI
12 12 (7.69%) DNS
12 12 (7.69%) DHCP
13 11 (7.05%) VLAN
14 10 (6.41%) Unified Communications
15 8 (5.13%) Ethernet
16 7 (4.49%) VoIP
17 6 (3.85%) NetScaler
18 5 (3.21%) Broadband
18 5 (3.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (9.62%) WinDbg
1 15 (9.62%) GDB
2 3 (1.92%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 15 (9.62%) Military
3 7 (4.49%) Finance
4 5 (3.21%) Legal
5 4 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.92%) Electronics
7 2 (1.28%) Back Office
7 2 (1.28%) Advertising
7 2 (1.28%) Automotive
7 2 (1.28%) Avionics
8 1 (0.64%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (19.23%) Network Engineer
2 28 (17.95%) Analyst
3 18 (11.54%) Support Analyst
4 16 (10.26%) Consultant
5 15 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (8.33%) Network Consultant
6 13 (8.33%) IT Support
7 12 (7.69%) Team Leader
7 12 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (7.05%) Senior Support Analyst
8 11 (7.05%) Network Team Leader
9 10 (6.41%) Senior Network Engineer
10 9 (5.77%) IT Support Analyst
11 8 (5.13%) Service Analyst
11 8 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
12 7 (4.49%) Architect
12 7 (4.49%) Support Engineer
13 6 (3.85%) Systems Support
13 6 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
13 6 (3.85%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.28%) COM
1 2 (1.28%) JSP
1 2 (1.28%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.18%) Data Centre
2 15 (9.62%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (5.13%) Clustering
4 6 (3.85%) PDA
5 5 (3.21%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.56%) iPhone
6 4 (2.56%) Replication
7 3 (1.92%) VHDL
7 3 (1.92%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.92%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.92%) Mechatronics
7 3 (1.92%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.28%) Physics
8 2 (1.28%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.28%) Handset
9 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.64%) STB
Operating Systems
1 76 (48.72%) Windows
2 34 (21.79%) Linux
3 26 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (16.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (12.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (3.85%) UNIX
6 6 (3.85%) Windows 8
6 6 (3.85%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.28%) AIX
7 2 (1.28%) Solaris
7 2 (1.28%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (11.54%) Reverse Engineering
2 17 (10.90%) Information Security
2 17 (10.90%) Cyber Security
3 15 (9.62%) Linux Kernel Development
3 15 (9.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 12 (7.69%) ITIL
5 9 (5.77%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (5.13%) Service Delivery
7 7 (4.49%) Network Design
8 6 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (3.21%) SDLC
10 4 (2.56%) Network Management
10 4 (2.56%) Software Engineering
10 4 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (2.56%) Load Balancing
10 4 (2.56%) Time Management
10 4 (2.56%) Service Management
11 3 (1.92%) Migration
11 3 (1.92%) Change Management
11 3 (1.92%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.03%) C
2 24 (15.38%) C++
3 17 (10.90%) SQL
4 5 (3.21%) Java
5 1 (0.64%) Perl
5 1 (0.64%) VBA
5 1 (0.64%) Python
5 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 47 (30.13%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (20.51%) CCNA
3 29 (18.59%) Security Cleared
4 27 (17.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (16.67%) CCNP
6 25 (16.03%) Degree
7 21 (13.46%) DV Cleared
7 21 (13.46%) MCSE
8 13 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (6.41%) SC Cleared
10 5 (3.21%) CCA
10 5 (3.21%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (2.56%) CEH
12 3 (1.92%) GIAC
12 3 (1.92%) GCFA
12 3 (1.92%) MCSA
12 3 (1.92%) EnCE
12 3 (1.92%) HP ASE
12 3 (1.92%) HP MASE
12 3 (1.92%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.56%) SLA
2 2 (1.28%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (19.23%) Active Directory
3 29 (18.59%) Hyper-V
4 13 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 12 (7.69%) vSphere
6 7 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (3.85%) XenApp
7 6 (3.85%) VMware ESX
8 5 (3.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (2.56%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.28%) Firmware
11 1 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.64%) Postfix
11 1 (0.64%) UAG
Systems Management
1 16 (10.26%) SCCM
2 9 (5.77%) SCOM
3 6 (3.85%) SCVMM
4 5 (3.21%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (3.21%) Backup Exec
4 5 (3.21%) vMotion
5 4 (2.56%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.64%) WSUS
6 1 (0.64%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 65 (41.67%) Cisco
2 62 (39.74%) VMware
3 54 (34.62%) Microsoft
4 31 (19.87%) Juniper
5 23 (14.74%) Citrix
6 19 (12.18%) SonicWALL
7 14 (8.97%) HP
8 9 (5.77%) Dell
8 9 (5.77%) Veeam
9 8 (5.13%) F5
10 6 (3.85%) Avaya
10 6 (3.85%) CheckPoint
10 6 (3.85%) Symantec
11 5 (3.21%) Websense
11 5 (3.21%) ProCurve
11 5 (3.21%) Meraki
12 3 (1.92%) IronPort
12 3 (1.92%) Tripwire
12 3 (1.92%) Apple
13 2 (1.28%) Oracle
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