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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
England / South West
Rank 171 210 177
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -33
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 60 42 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.20% 0.72% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.78% 3.74% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 51 39 54
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,625 £22,900 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,900 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.43% -1.41%

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
771 1123 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.48% 19.36% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 607 946 840
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon +17 17 £28,750 -4.16% 2
Bristol +16 14 £57,500 +107.20% 4
Gloucestershire 0 14 £36,250 -39.58% 1
Wiltshire +15 7 £42,500 -7.90% 1
Cornwall - 4 £36,000 - 1
Somerset 0 3 £42,500 +60.37% 1
Dorset +26 1 £40,000 +29.90%
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing Wireless 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 South West region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 53 (36.81%) Cisco
1 53 (36.81%) Microsoft
2 48 (33.33%) Windows
3 46 (31.94%) Firewall
4 42 (29.17%) VMware
5 37 (25.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 36 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 35 (24.31%) Linux
8 32 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
9 31 (21.53%) Windows Server
10 29 (20.14%) MS Excel
10 29 (20.14%) LAN
11 27 (18.75%) CCNA
12 26 (18.06%) TCP/IP
13 25 (17.36%) Python
14 24 (16.67%) C
14 24 (16.67%) C++
14 24 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
14 24 (16.67%) Data Centre
15 23 (15.97%) Time Management
15 23 (15.97%) WAN
16 21 (14.58%) Mac OS X
16 21 (14.58%) Firmware
17 20 (13.89%) SAN
17 20 (13.89%) Service Delivery
17 20 (13.89%) Degree
17 20 (13.89%) Presales
18 19 (13.19%) Virtual Environments
18 19 (13.19%) VPN
18 19 (13.19%) ITIL

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 19 (13.19%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (3.47%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (2.78%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.08%) IIS
5 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.69%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 29 (20.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.86%) MS Office
3 2 (1.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (31.94%) Firewall
2 29 (20.14%) LAN
3 26 (18.06%) TCP/IP
4 24 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 23 (15.97%) WAN
6 20 (13.89%) SAN
7 19 (13.19%) VPN
8 14 (9.72%) Internet
8 14 (9.72%) MPLS
8 14 (9.72%) WLAN
9 13 (9.03%) DHCP
9 13 (9.03%) DNS
10 12 (8.33%) VLAN
11 11 (7.64%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (7.64%) Unified Communications
12 10 (6.94%) 3GPP
12 10 (6.94%) FWSM
13 9 (6.25%) Cisco IPT
13 9 (6.25%) FCAPS
13 9 (6.25%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.86%) MySQL
3 2 (1.39%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.69%) Big Data
4 1 (0.69%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Android Studio
1 1 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.69%) Bitbucket
1 1 (0.69%) Calabash
1 1 (0.69%) CocoaPods
1 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.69%) JIRA
1 1 (0.69%) LabVIEW
1 1 (0.69%) Metasploit
1 1 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 14 (9.72%) Finance
3 11 (7.64%) Games
4 9 (6.25%) Electronics
5 3 (2.08%) Advertising
6 1 (0.69%) Legal
6 1 (0.69%) Marketing
6 1 (0.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (20.83%) Network Engineer
2 20 (13.89%) Administrator
3 16 (11.11%) Analyst
4 15 (10.42%) IT Administrator
4 15 (10.42%) IT Systems Administrator
4 15 (10.42%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (7.64%) Embedded Engineer
6 10 (6.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 10 (6.94%) Software Engineer
6 10 (6.94%) Support Analyst
7 9 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
7 9 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
8 8 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (5.56%) Consultant
8 8 (5.56%) Wireless Engineer
9 7 (4.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 7 (4.86%) Infrastructure Support
9 7 (4.86%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (4.17%) Penetration Tester
10 6 (4.17%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.86%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.08%) CSS
2 3 (2.08%) HTML
3 2 (1.39%) Ajax
3 2 (1.39%) Doctrine
3 2 (1.39%) Symfony
4 1 (0.69%) CGI
4 1 (0.69%) jQuery
4 1 (0.69%) Middleware
4 1 (0.69%) REST
4 1 (0.69%) SAML
4 1 (0.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.94%) Internet of Things
3 8 (5.56%) Device Driver
3 8 (5.56%) Industrial Internet of Things
4 6 (4.17%) Driving Licence
4 6 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.47%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (2.78%) CCTV
6 4 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (2.78%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.78%) Thin Client
7 3 (2.08%) iPhone
7 3 (2.08%) Replication
8 2 (1.39%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.39%) Smart Home
8 2 (1.39%) User Experience
8 2 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 48 (33.33%) Windows
2 35 (24.31%) Linux
3 31 (21.53%) Windows Server
4 21 (14.58%) Mac OS X
5 8 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 8 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.17%) Windows XP
7 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.78%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.39%) Android
9 2 (1.39%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.39%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.39%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.69%) Debian
10 1 (0.69%) SUSE
10 1 (0.69%) Unix
10 1 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.97%) Time Management
2 20 (13.89%) Presales
2 20 (13.89%) Service Delivery
3 19 (13.19%) ITIL
3 19 (13.19%) Virtual Environments
4 12 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 11 (7.64%) Data Analysis
6 10 (6.94%) Business Development
6 10 (6.94%) Mentoring
7 9 (6.25%) Open Source
7 9 (6.25%) Software Optimisation
7 9 (6.25%) Validation
8 8 (5.56%) Energy Management
8 8 (5.56%) Network Management
8 8 (5.56%) Test Scripting
9 7 (4.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (4.86%) Network Design
9 7 (4.86%) Security Management
9 7 (4.86%) Service Management
10 6 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.36%) Python
2 24 (16.67%) C
2 24 (16.67%) C++
3 10 (6.94%) Embedded C++
4 8 (5.56%) Embedded C
4 8 (5.56%) SQL
5 6 (4.17%) Java
5 6 (4.17%) Perl
6 5 (3.47%) MATLAB
7 4 (2.78%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.78%) Tcl
8 2 (1.39%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.39%) PHP
9 1 (0.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (18.75%) CCNA
3 20 (13.89%) Degree
4 18 (12.50%) CCNP
5 10 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (6.25%) Security Cleared
7 8 (5.56%) SC Cleared
8 7 (4.86%) MCSA
9 6 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (3.47%) DV Cleared
10 5 (3.47%) PhD
11 4 (2.78%) CCIE
11 4 (2.78%) CHECK Team Leader
11 4 (2.78%) CHECK Team Member
12 3 (2.08%) APMP
12 3 (2.08%) CCENT
12 3 (2.08%) CISA
12 3 (2.08%) CISSP
12 3 (2.08%) MCP
13 2 (1.39%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.78%) MISRA
1 4 (2.78%) MISRA C
1 4 (2.78%) SLA
2 3 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.39%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.69%) ISO22301
System Software
1 37 (25.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 21 (14.58%) Firmware
4 6 (4.17%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.78%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (2.78%) vSphere
6 3 (2.08%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.39%) UAG
7 2 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.39%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.69%) KVM
8 1 (0.69%) oVirt
8 1 (0.69%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (4.17%) SCCM
3 4 (2.78%) SCOM
4 3 (2.08%) FortiGate
4 3 (2.08%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.69%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.69%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.69%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.69%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.69%) EnCase
6 1 (0.69%) Nagios
6 1 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.69%) OpenNebula
6 1 (0.69%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.69%) WMI
6 1 (0.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 53 (36.81%) Cisco
1 53 (36.81%) Microsoft
2 42 (29.17%) VMware
3 15 (10.42%) HP
4 12 (8.33%) F5
5 10 (6.94%) CheckPoint
6 9 (6.25%) Intel
6 9 (6.25%) IronPort
7 8 (5.56%) CA
7 8 (5.56%) Citrix
7 8 (5.56%) IBM
7 8 (5.56%) Meraki
7 8 (5.56%) Nokia
7 8 (5.56%) SolarWinds
8 7 (4.86%) Juniper
9 6 (4.17%) Apple
10 5 (3.47%) Aruba
10 5 (3.47%) Barracuda Networks
10 5 (3.47%) NetScout
11 4 (2.78%) SonicWALL
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