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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 157 183 139
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -44
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 80 46 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.31% 0.85% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.99% 4.95% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 48 42 71
Average salary £36,000 £38,900 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.45% -13.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,350 £55,650 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
1001 929 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.45% 17.08% 19.65%
Number of salaries quoted 864 743 891
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +10 23 £35,000 +30.84% 7
Bristol +6 21 £32,500 -18.23% 5
Gloucestershire +2 20 £38,500 +10.00% 8
Somerset +11 5 £34,000 -18.75% 5
Devon +2 3 £32,500 -27.37% 2
Dorset - 1 £45,000 - 1
Cornwall - 1 - -
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 74 (57.81%) Firewall
2 63 (49.22%) Cisco
3 51 (39.84%) Windows
4 45 (35.16%) Microsoft
5 44 (34.38%) VMware
6 37 (28.91%) Cisco Certification
7 35 (27.34%) MS Exchange
7 35 (27.34%) VMware Infrastructure
8 32 (25.00%) CCNP
9 31 (24.22%) VPN
10 29 (22.66%) TCP/IP
10 29 (22.66%) Active Directory
10 29 (22.66%) SAN
10 29 (22.66%) MS Office
10 29 (22.66%) Security Cleared
11 27 (21.09%) Citrix
12 25 (19.53%) WAN
13 24 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
13 24 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
14 23 (17.97%) Hyper-V
14 23 (17.97%) Microsoft Certification
14 23 (17.97%) MS Excel
15 22 (17.19%) Juniper
16 21 (16.41%) DNS
17 20 (15.63%) LAN
18 19 (14.84%) ITIL
18 19 (14.84%) SC Cleared
18 19 (14.84%) Unified Communications
19 18 (14.06%) Exchange Server 2010
19 18 (14.06%) Degree

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 35 (27.34%) MS Exchange
2 18 (14.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (11.72%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (9.38%) Lync
6 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.56%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.56%) WorkSite
8 2 (1.56%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 29 (22.66%) MS Office
2 23 (17.97%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.94%) Office 365
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 74 (57.81%) Firewall
2 31 (24.22%) VPN
3 29 (22.66%) TCP/IP
3 29 (22.66%) SAN
4 25 (19.53%) WAN
5 24 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
6 21 (16.41%) DNS
7 20 (15.63%) LAN
8 19 (14.84%) Unified Communications
9 16 (12.50%) VLAN
9 16 (12.50%) VoIP
10 13 (10.16%) DHCP
10 13 (10.16%) Network Security
11 8 (6.25%) NAS
11 8 (6.25%) NetScaler
11 8 (6.25%) Ethernet
12 7 (5.47%) HTTP
12 7 (5.47%) MPLS
12 7 (5.47%) Internet
12 7 (5.47%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (6.25%) WinDbg
1 8 (6.25%) GDB
2 1 (0.78%) Bugzilla
General
1 11 (8.59%) Finance
2 7 (5.47%) Military
3 6 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.34%) Legal
4 3 (2.34%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.56%) Automotive
5 2 (1.56%) Avionics
6 1 (0.78%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.78%) Law
6 1 (0.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (17.97%) Consultant
2 21 (16.41%) Network Consultant
3 14 (10.94%) Architect
3 14 (10.94%) Network Engineer
4 13 (10.16%) Network Architect
5 10 (7.81%) Analyst
6 7 (5.47%) Support Technician
6 7 (5.47%) Service Analyst
6 7 (5.47%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (5.47%) Senior Network Architect
6 7 (5.47%) IT Support
6 7 (5.47%) Senior Architect
6 7 (5.47%) Help Desk Engineer
7 6 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (4.69%) Support Engineer
7 6 (4.69%) Software Engineer
8 5 (3.91%) Infrastructure Technician
9 4 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (3.13%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.34%) XMPP
2 2 (1.56%) JSON
2 2 (1.56%) JSP
2 2 (1.56%) Ajax
3 1 (0.78%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.03%) Clustering
2 8 (6.25%) PDA
3 7 (5.47%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.91%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.34%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (2.34%) iPhone
5 3 (2.34%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.34%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.34%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.56%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.56%) VHDL
6 2 (1.56%) Physics
6 2 (1.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (1.56%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.78%) User Experience
7 1 (0.78%) PKI
7 1 (0.78%) iPad
7 1 (0.78%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 51 (39.84%) Windows
2 24 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (13.28%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (13.28%) Linux
3 17 (13.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (7.03%) Windows 7
5 6 (4.69%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.13%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.34%) UNIX
8 2 (1.56%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.56%) AIX
8 2 (1.56%) Solaris
9 1 (0.78%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.84%) ITIL
2 14 (10.94%) Network Design
2 14 (10.94%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (7.03%) Cyber Security
4 8 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 8 (6.25%) Reverse Engineering
4 8 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 8 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 7 (5.47%) Information Security
5 7 (5.47%) Load Balancing
6 5 (3.91%) Time Management
6 5 (3.91%) Service Management
6 5 (3.91%) Network Management
6 5 (3.91%) Change Management
7 4 (3.13%) Signal Processing
7 4 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (2.34%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (2.34%) High Availability
8 3 (2.34%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (2.34%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.28%) C
1 17 (13.28%) C++
2 16 (12.50%) SQL
3 5 (3.91%) Python
4 3 (2.34%) Perl
5 2 (1.56%) AWK
5 2 (1.56%) Java
5 2 (1.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.78%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.78%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 37 (28.91%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (25.00%) CCNP
3 29 (22.66%) Security Cleared
4 23 (17.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (14.84%) SC Cleared
6 18 (14.06%) Degree
7 16 (12.50%) CCNA
8 15 (11.72%) MCSE
9 12 (9.38%) DV Cleared
10 10 (7.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (6.25%) CCA
11 8 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (2.34%) MCITP
12 3 (2.34%) CCSA
13 2 (1.56%) CCSP
13 2 (1.56%) HP ASE
13 2 (1.56%) HP MASE
14 1 (0.78%) APMP
14 1 (0.78%) OSCP
14 1 (0.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.34%) SLA
1 3 (2.34%) QA
System Software
1 35 (27.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (22.66%) Active Directory
3 23 (17.97%) Hyper-V
4 16 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 15 (11.72%) XenApp
6 12 (9.38%) VMware ESX
7 11 (8.59%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (7.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 9 (7.03%) vSphere
10 5 (3.91%) XenServer
11 2 (1.56%) Firmware
11 2 (1.56%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.56%) UAG
12 1 (0.78%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 14 (10.94%) Norton AntiVirus
1 14 (10.94%) Backup Exec
2 13 (10.16%) SCCM
3 12 (9.38%) SCOM
4 10 (7.81%) SCVMM
5 5 (3.91%) vMotion
6 3 (2.34%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (49.22%) Cisco
2 45 (35.16%) Microsoft
3 44 (34.38%) VMware
4 27 (21.09%) Citrix
5 22 (17.19%) Juniper
6 17 (13.28%) HP
6 17 (13.28%) F5
7 14 (10.94%) Veeam
7 14 (10.94%) Symantec
8 11 (8.59%) Dell
9 10 (7.81%) Websense
10 9 (7.03%) CheckPoint
11 8 (6.25%) Avaya
12 6 (4.69%) Nokia
13 5 (3.91%) Apple
13 5 (3.91%) AppSense
14 4 (3.13%) Webroot
14 4 (3.13%) SonicWALL
14 4 (3.13%) Brocade
14 4 (3.13%) Polycom
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