The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 179 141 133
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -8
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 46 79 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.79% 1.47% 1.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.58% 7.55% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 44 61 76
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £31,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £55,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.32% -0.58%
Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1004 1046 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.31% 19.44% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 780 887 823
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,127 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireless
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -9 18 £27,500 -24.13% 5
Bristol +5 15 £39,500 -12.22% 6
Gloucestershire +8 5 £35,000 +59.09% 4
Somerset -11 4 £41,847 +28.76% 1
Devon - 3 £46,500 -
Cornwall - 2 £21,000 -
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England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 49 (49.49%) Firewall
2 47 (47.47%) Microsoft
3 45 (45.45%) Cisco
4 42 (42.42%) Windows
5 33 (33.33%) LAN
5 33 (33.33%) WAN
5 33 (33.33%) DNS
6 32 (32.32%) Active Directory
7 30 (30.30%) MS Excel
8 26 (26.26%) ITIL
8 26 (26.26%) TCP/IP
9 25 (25.25%) VPN
9 25 (25.25%) Telecoms
10 24 (24.24%) Ethernet
10 24 (24.24%) MS Exchange
11 21 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (20.20%) CCNP
13 19 (19.19%) Load Balancing
14 18 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (18.18%) HP
15 17 (17.17%) Linux
15 17 (17.17%) MPLS
16 16 (16.16%) Enterprise Software
17 15 (15.15%) Network Monitoring
17 15 (15.15%) Juniper
17 15 (15.15%) Degree
18 14 (14.14%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (14.14%) ISDN
18 14 (14.14%) Citrix
18 14 (14.14%) CCNA

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.10%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (7.07%) Lync
4 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.01%) IIS
Applications
1 30 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 13 (13.13%) MS Office
3 3 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) SaaS
1 4 (4.04%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (49.49%) Firewall
2 33 (33.33%) LAN
2 33 (33.33%) WAN
2 33 (33.33%) DNS
3 26 (26.26%) TCP/IP
4 25 (25.25%) VPN
5 24 (24.24%) Ethernet
6 17 (17.17%) MPLS
7 14 (14.14%) ISDN
8 13 (13.13%) DHCP
8 13 (13.13%) VPLS
9 12 (12.12%) DWDM
9 12 (12.12%) Frame Relay
9 12 (12.12%) Structured Cabling
9 12 (12.12%) xDSL
10 10 (10.10%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (10.10%) 4G
11 9 (9.09%) LTE
12 8 (8.08%) Wireless Security
12 8 (8.08%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.04%) JIRA
1 4 (4.04%) Subversion
2 3 (3.03%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.03%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.02%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (1.01%) Metasploit
General
1 25 (25.25%) Telecoms
2 9 (9.09%) Finance
3 5 (5.05%) Marketing
4 1 (1.01%) Legal
4 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.01%) Advertising
4 1 (1.01%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (15.15%) Analyst
2 11 (11.11%) Consultant
3 10 (10.10%) Technical Support
4 9 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 9 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 8 (8.08%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (8.08%) Software Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (8.08%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 7 (7.07%) Network Engineer
6 7 (7.07%) Architect
7 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Product Manager
8 5 (5.05%) Cisco Consultant
8 5 (5.05%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.04%) Designer
9 4 (4.04%) Network Architect
9 4 (4.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) Junior Software Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.07%) POSIX
2 1 (1.01%) Flash
2 1 (1.01%) HTML
2 1 (1.01%) COM
2 1 (1.01%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.16%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (9.09%) PDA
3 8 (8.08%) Blackberry
4 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.04%) NHS
5 4 (4.04%) Clustering
5 4 (4.04%) Device Driver
6 3 (3.03%) Firmware
6 3 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.02%) ASIC
7 2 (2.02%) PKI
8 1 (1.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.01%) iPhone
8 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.01%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 42 (42.42%) Windows
2 17 (17.17%) Linux
3 14 (14.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (13.13%) Windows 7
5 9 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.04%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (3.03%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.02%) UNIX
9 2 (2.02%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.26%) ITIL
2 19 (19.19%) Load Balancing
3 15 (15.15%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (13.13%) Strategic Planning
5 12 (12.12%) Service Delivery
5 12 (12.12%) SIEM
6 9 (9.09%) CRM
7 8 (8.08%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.08%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (8.08%) Network Management
8 7 (7.07%) Time Management
9 6 (6.06%) CAD
9 6 (6.06%) Product Management
9 6 (6.06%) Problem Management
9 6 (6.06%) Asset Management
10 5 (5.05%) Service Management
11 4 (4.04%) TDD
11 4 (4.04%) Business Continuity
12 3 (3.03%) Validation
12 3 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.10%) C++
2 9 (9.09%) C
3 8 (8.08%) Python
3 8 (8.08%) SQL
4 6 (6.06%) Java
5 4 (4.04%) Perl
6 3 (3.03%) PHP
7 2 (2.02%) VB
7 2 (2.02%) Ruby
8 1 (1.01%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.01%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.01%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 21 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (20.20%) CCNP
3 18 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (15.15%) Degree
5 14 (14.14%) CCNA
6 10 (10.10%) MCP
7 8 (8.08%) Security Cleared
7 8 (8.08%) SC Cleared
7 8 (8.08%) MCTS
8 7 (7.07%) CCIE
9 5 (5.05%) CCDP
10 4 (4.04%) MCSE
11 3 (3.03%) MBA
11 3 (3.03%) Postgraduate
12 2 (2.02%) OSCP
12 2 (2.02%) OSWP
12 2 (2.02%) DV Cleared
12 2 (2.02%) CEH
12 2 (2.02%) CCSE
13 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) ISO 9001
1 3 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 32 (32.32%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 9 (9.09%) Terminal Services
3 8 (8.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (7.07%) UAG
5 6 (6.06%) MetaFrame
6 4 (4.04%) vSphere
6 4 (4.04%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.01%) Snort
8 1 (1.01%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (6.06%) SCCM
2 4 (4.04%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (2.02%) Nagios
3 2 (2.02%) Cacti
4 1 (1.01%) WSUS
4 1 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (47.47%) Microsoft
2 45 (45.45%) Cisco
3 18 (18.18%) HP
4 15 (15.15%) Juniper
5 14 (14.14%) Citrix
6 10 (10.10%) Avaya
6 10 (10.10%) VMware
7 9 (9.09%) Dell
7 9 (9.09%) Apple
8 8 (8.08%) Meru Networks
9 7 (7.07%) Fortinet
9 7 (7.07%) Symantec
10 6 (6.06%) Siebel
10 6 (6.06%) SolarWinds
10 6 (6.06%) SonicWALL
11 5 (5.05%) Barracuda Networks
11 5 (5.05%) F5
12 4 (4.04%) Ericsson
12 4 (4.04%) CheckPoint
13 3 (3.03%) Riverbed
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Posted: 3 days ago
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