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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 208 161 144
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -17
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 35 72 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 1.27% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.35% 8.37% 6.97%
Number of salaries quoted 29 56 75
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £56,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
1044 860 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.20% 15.14% 21.12%
Number of salaries quoted 874 669 1020
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014. 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
Bristol -9 17 £70,000 +75.00% 7
Wiltshire -23 8 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Dorset -12 5 £25,000 -27.53% 1
Gloucestershire -19 5 £50,000 +112.76% 6
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 52 (61.90%) Firewall
2 41 (48.81%) Cisco
3 31 (36.90%) Microsoft
4 28 (33.33%) ITIL
5 27 (32.14%) Windows
6 24 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 24 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 23 (27.38%) Active Directory
7 23 (27.38%) VMware
8 22 (26.19%) DNS
9 21 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 21 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (22.62%) LAN
10 19 (22.62%) Network Design
11 18 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (21.43%) WAN
11 18 (21.43%) HP
12 17 (20.24%) Dell
12 17 (20.24%) VPN
12 17 (20.24%) SC Cleared
12 17 (20.24%) Exchange Server 2003
13 16 (19.05%) SonicWALL
13 16 (19.05%) Juniper
14 15 (17.86%) Avaya
14 15 (17.86%) Linux
14 15 (17.86%) C
14 15 (17.86%) C++
14 15 (17.86%) Finance
14 15 (17.86%) F5
15 14 (16.67%) SAN

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 24 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 17 (20.24%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (10.71%) Lync
5 6 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (15.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) SaaS
2 1 (1.19%) Office 365
2 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (61.90%) Firewall
2 22 (26.19%) DNS
3 21 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 19 (22.62%) LAN
5 18 (21.43%) WAN
6 17 (20.24%) VPN
7 14 (16.67%) DHCP
7 14 (16.67%) SAN
8 13 (15.48%) Ethernet
9 12 (14.29%) NAS
10 8 (9.52%) Unified Communications
10 8 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (9.52%) Internet
10 8 (9.52%) MPLS
11 7 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (7.14%) VoIP
12 6 (7.14%) WLAN
13 5 (5.95%) IP Telephony
13 5 (5.95%) VLAN
14 4 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) WinDbg
1 5 (5.95%) GDB
2 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.19%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (17.86%) Finance
2 8 (9.52%) Electronics
3 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.76%) Military
4 2 (2.38%) Legal
5 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (22.62%) Architect
2 14 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 12 (14.29%) Senior Network Architect
3 12 (14.29%) Senior Architect
4 10 (11.90%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (11.90%) Analyst
4 10 (11.90%) Service Analyst
5 8 (9.52%) Network Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Support Technician
8 5 (5.95%) Consultant
8 5 (5.95%) Network Support
8 5 (5.95%) Network Specialist
8 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure Technician
9 4 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.76%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.57%) Network Consultant
10 3 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.38%) JSON
2 1 (1.19%) JPA
2 1 (1.19%) RESTful
2 1 (1.19%) XML
2 1 (1.19%) JMS
2 1 (1.19%) Middleware
2 1 (1.19%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) PDA
2 8 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.57%) iPhone
4 3 (3.57%) iPad
5 2 (2.38%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.38%) VHDL
5 2 (2.38%) Verilog
6 1 (1.19%) VLE
6 1 (1.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.19%) PKI
6 1 (1.19%) Replication
6 1 (1.19%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.19%) Clustering
6 1 (1.19%) User Experience
6 1 (1.19%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 27 (32.14%) Windows
2 21 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (17.86%) Linux
4 9 (10.71%) Windows 7
5 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.57%) VxWorks
8 2 (2.38%) UNIX
9 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.33%) ITIL
2 19 (22.62%) Network Design
3 8 (9.52%) UML
4 7 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.14%) TDD
5 6 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (7.14%) OO
5 6 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
5 6 (7.14%) Cyber Security
5 6 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.95%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.95%) Information Security
6 5 (5.95%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (3.57%) Load Balancing
8 3 (3.57%) Validation
8 3 (3.57%) Service Management
8 3 (3.57%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.86%) C
1 15 (17.86%) C++
2 4 (4.76%) VB
2 4 (4.76%) Python
2 4 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.19%) Perl
4 1 (1.19%) SQL
4 1 (1.19%) Java
4 1 (1.19%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.19%) Embedded C++
4 1 (1.19%) Assembly Language
4 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.19%) AWK
Qualifications
1 24 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 17 (20.24%) SC Cleared
3 12 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (10.71%) Degree
5 7 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (7.14%) CCNP
6 6 (7.14%) DV Cleared
7 4 (4.76%) MCITP
8 3 (3.57%) CCNA
8 3 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.19%) CCDP
9 1 (1.19%) MCP
9 1 (1.19%) MCSE
9 1 (1.19%) CCIE
9 1 (1.19%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
2 1 (1.19%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 23 (27.38%) Active Directory
2 18 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.10%) Terminal Services
4 10 (11.90%) VMware ESX
5 7 (8.33%) MetaFrame
6 6 (7.14%) Firmware
6 6 (7.14%) XenApp
6 6 (7.14%) vSphere
7 5 (5.95%) Hyper-V
8 4 (4.76%) XenServer
8 4 (4.76%) XenDesktop
9 3 (3.57%) UAG
10 1 (1.19%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (11.90%) Backup Exec
2 8 (9.52%) SCCM
3 7 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (5.95%) WSUS
4 5 (5.95%) SCOM
4 5 (5.95%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.19%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 41 (48.81%) Cisco
2 31 (36.90%) Microsoft
3 23 (27.38%) VMware
4 18 (21.43%) HP
5 17 (20.24%) Dell
6 16 (19.05%) Juniper
6 16 (19.05%) SonicWALL
7 15 (17.86%) Avaya
7 15 (17.86%) F5
8 14 (16.67%) Citrix
9 8 (9.52%) Apple
9 8 (9.52%) Symantec
10 7 (8.33%) CheckPoint
10 7 (8.33%) EMC
11 6 (7.14%) SAP
11 6 (7.14%) Veeam
12 4 (4.76%) Sophos
12 4 (4.76%) AppSense
12 4 (4.76%) Altiris
12 4 (4.76%) Webroot
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