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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 153 159 195
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +36
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 95 88 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.70% 1.45% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.44% 8.11% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 91 49 45
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £36,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1126 1085 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.19% 17.86% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 964 906 774
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,550 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Somerset +9 21 £32,500 -23.52%
Dorset +24 18 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Bristol -3 18 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Wiltshire -8 17 £46,150 +15.37% 3
Gloucestershire -11 11 £34,000 -32.00% 5
Devon +11 10 £24,000 -26.15% 3
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 72 (52.17%) Cisco
2 68 (49.28%) Microsoft
3 65 (47.10%) VPN
4 59 (42.75%) Cisco Certification
5 56 (40.58%) Firewall
6 48 (34.78%) WAN
7 47 (34.06%) TCP/IP
8 44 (31.88%) MS Excel
9 42 (30.43%) VoIP
10 41 (29.71%) LAN
11 35 (25.36%) CCNA
11 35 (25.36%) Windows
11 35 (25.36%) VMware
12 31 (22.46%) Data Centre
13 30 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
14 29 (21.01%) Network Security
15 28 (20.29%) Active Directory
15 28 (20.29%) Windows Server
16 27 (19.57%) Driving Licence
16 27 (19.57%) Degree
17 26 (18.84%) Telecoms
18 25 (18.12%) Internet
18 25 (18.12%) DNS
19 23 (16.67%) CCNP
20 22 (15.94%) SSL
20 22 (15.94%) Ethernet
20 22 (15.94%) Service Delivery
20 22 (15.94%) Cisco ASA
21 21 (15.22%) Wi-Fi
22 20 (14.49%) Juniper

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 18 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (5.80%) Office Communications Server
3 8 (5.80%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.80%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (3.62%) Apache
5 3 (2.17%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 44 (31.88%) MS Excel
2 20 (14.49%) MS Office
3 7 (5.07%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.62%) SaaS
2 3 (2.17%) Office 365
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 65 (47.10%) VPN
2 56 (40.58%) Firewall
3 48 (34.78%) WAN
4 47 (34.06%) TCP/IP
5 42 (30.43%) VoIP
6 41 (29.71%) LAN
7 29 (21.01%) Network Security
8 25 (18.12%) DNS
8 25 (18.12%) Internet
9 22 (15.94%) Cisco ASA
9 22 (15.94%) Ethernet
9 22 (15.94%) SSL
10 21 (15.22%) Wi-Fi
11 18 (13.04%) MPLS
11 18 (13.04%) RS-232
11 18 (13.04%) RS-485
11 18 (13.04%) VLAN
12 17 (12.32%) NFC
13 16 (11.59%) IP Telephony
14 15 (10.87%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.45%) MySQL
2 2 (1.45%) NoSQL
General
1 26 (18.84%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.70%) Finance
3 11 (7.97%) Multimedia
4 9 (6.52%) Retail
5 8 (5.80%) Marketing
6 3 (2.17%) Advertising
7 2 (1.45%) Electronics
7 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.45%) Military
8 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.72%) Automotive
8 1 (0.72%) Back Office
8 1 (0.72%) Billing
8 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (17.39%) Network Engineer
2 22 (15.94%) Systems Engineer
3 21 (15.22%) Analyst
4 18 (13.04%) Systems Analyst
5 17 (12.32%) Consultant
6 12 (8.70%) IT Support
6 12 (8.70%) Project Analyst
6 12 (8.70%) Project Engineer
6 12 (8.70%) Support Engineer
7 10 (7.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 10 (7.25%) 3rd Line Support
8 9 (6.52%) Cisco Consultant
8 9 (6.52%) Network Consultant
9 8 (5.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (5.80%) Graduate
10 7 (5.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) Network Support
10 7 (5.07%) Technical Leader
10 7 (5.07%) Voice Engineer
11 6 (4.35%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.90%) Spring
2 2 (1.45%) LAMP
3 1 (0.72%) .NET
3 1 (0.72%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.72%) COM
3 1 (0.72%) CSS
3 1 (0.72%) CSS3
3 1 (0.72%) HTML
3 1 (0.72%) HTML5
3 1 (0.72%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.46%) Data Centre
2 27 (19.57%) Driving Licence
3 18 (13.04%) Embedded Systems
4 17 (12.32%) IVR
5 11 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (5.80%) Clustering
6 8 (5.80%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.62%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.90%) iPhone
9 3 (2.17%) EqualLogic
9 3 (2.17%) Internet of Things
9 3 (2.17%) iPad
10 2 (1.45%) AS400
10 2 (1.45%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.45%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.72%) Chemistry
11 1 (0.72%) Life Science
11 1 (0.72%) Physics
11 1 (0.72%) RSA SecurID
11 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (25.36%) Windows
2 28 (20.29%) Windows Server
3 16 (11.59%) Linux
3 16 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.62%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.90%) Android
8 3 (2.17%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.17%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.45%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.45%) Unix
9 2 (1.45%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.72%) Debian
10 1 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.94%) Service Delivery
2 19 (13.77%) ITIL
3 18 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
4 17 (12.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (11.59%) Project Management
5 16 (11.59%) Software Engineering
6 14 (10.14%) Capacity Planning
6 14 (10.14%) PRINCE2
7 13 (9.42%) Presales
8 12 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (8.70%) Validation
9 11 (7.97%) Load Balancing
9 11 (7.97%) Network Design
10 9 (6.52%) Business Development
11 7 (5.07%) Computer Security
12 6 (4.35%) High Availability
13 5 (3.62%) Mentoring
13 5 (3.62%) TOGAF
14 4 (2.90%) B2B
14 4 (2.90%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.42%) C
2 10 (7.25%) C++
2 10 (7.25%) SQL
3 4 (2.90%) Embedded C++
3 4 (2.90%) PHP
4 3 (2.17%) Embedded C
4 3 (2.17%) Java
5 1 (0.72%) Assembly Language
5 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.72%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.72%) Python
5 1 (0.72%) Ruby
5 1 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (42.75%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (25.36%) CCNA
3 27 (19.57%) Degree
4 23 (16.67%) CCNP
5 10 (7.25%) CCDP
6 9 (6.52%) HND
7 7 (5.07%) CCENT
7 7 (5.07%) CCVP
8 6 (4.35%) CCDA
8 6 (4.35%) MCSA
8 6 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (3.62%) CCIE
10 4 (2.90%) MCP
10 4 (2.90%) Security Cleared
11 3 (2.17%) A+ Certification
12 2 (1.45%) DBS Check
12 2 (1.45%) HP ASE
12 2 (1.45%) HP MASE
13 1 (0.72%) CREST Certified
13 1 (0.72%) ECSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 30 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (20.29%) Active Directory
3 12 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 9 (6.52%) vSphere
5 8 (5.80%) vCloud
6 6 (4.35%) Firmware
6 6 (4.35%) Terminal Services
6 6 (4.35%) XenApp
7 3 (2.17%) XenServer
8 1 (0.72%) iptables
8 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.72%) NFS
8 1 (0.72%) Squid
8 1 (0.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (13.04%) SCCM
2 16 (11.59%) Cisco CUCM
3 15 (10.87%) Cisco UCCE
3 15 (10.87%) Cisco UCCX
4 14 (10.14%) SCOM
5 8 (5.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.72%) Ansible
6 1 (0.72%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.72%) Puppet
6 1 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.72%) vMotion
Vendors
1 72 (52.17%) Cisco
2 68 (49.28%) Microsoft
3 35 (25.36%) VMware
4 20 (14.49%) Juniper
5 17 (12.32%) Aruba
6 16 (11.59%) HP
7 15 (10.87%) Citrix
8 10 (7.25%) Meraki
9 9 (6.52%) F5
9 9 (6.52%) Intel
9 9 (6.52%) Intel Security
10 8 (5.80%) CheckPoint
11 7 (5.07%) NetApp
11 7 (5.07%) Palo Alto
12 6 (4.35%) SonicWALL
13 5 (3.62%) Dell
14 4 (2.90%) Apple
14 4 (2.90%) NETGEAR
15 3 (2.17%) 3Com
15 3 (2.17%) Draytek
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