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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 160 182 137
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -45
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 78 44 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.34% 0.75% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.29% 4.35% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 51 41 62
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,700 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1070 1012 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.45% 17.25% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 895 794 777
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Bristol +6 23 £32,500 -16.98% 5
Wiltshire +4 23 £42,500 +30.76% 7
Gloucestershire +3 17 £50,000 +8.10% 7
Somerset +25 15 £42,500 +15.34% 5
Devon -10 4 £32,500 -30.10% 3
Dorset - 2 £42,500 - 2
Cornwall -13 1 - -
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 79 (51.97%) Firewall
2 71 (46.71%) Windows
3 70 (46.05%) Cisco
4 56 (36.84%) VMware
5 52 (34.21%) Microsoft
6 49 (32.24%) Cisco Certification
7 47 (30.92%) VMware Infrastructure
8 40 (26.32%) VPN
9 35 (23.03%) SAN
10 34 (22.37%) TCP/IP
10 34 (22.37%) MS Exchange
10 34 (22.37%) LAN
10 34 (22.37%) WAN
11 33 (21.71%) CCNP
12 32 (21.05%) Active Directory
12 32 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
13 31 (20.39%) MS Excel
13 31 (20.39%) MS Office
14 30 (19.74%) Microsoft Certification
14 30 (19.74%) Hyper-V
15 29 (19.08%) CCNA
16 28 (18.42%) Citrix
16 28 (18.42%) Security Cleared
17 27 (17.76%) Juniper
17 27 (17.76%) Linux
18 23 (15.13%) MCSE
18 23 (15.13%) Windows Server 2003
18 23 (15.13%) Cisco ASA
18 23 (15.13%) Windows Server 2012
19 22 (14.47%) Degree

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 34 (22.37%) MS Exchange
2 12 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (7.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (6.58%) Lync
5 5 (3.29%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.32%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.32%) WorkSite
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 31 (20.39%) MS Excel
1 31 (20.39%) MS Office
2 2 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.21%) Office 365
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 79 (51.97%) Firewall
2 40 (26.32%) VPN
3 35 (23.03%) SAN
4 34 (22.37%) TCP/IP
4 34 (22.37%) LAN
4 34 (22.37%) WAN
5 23 (15.13%) Cisco ASA
6 19 (12.50%) WLAN
7 18 (11.84%) DNS
7 18 (11.84%) Network Security
8 16 (10.53%) Unified Communications
9 15 (9.87%) MPLS
9 15 (9.87%) VLAN
10 14 (9.21%) VoIP
10 14 (9.21%) DHCP
11 12 (7.89%) iSCSI
12 8 (5.26%) Ethernet
12 8 (5.26%) Broadband
12 8 (5.26%) NetScaler
13 7 (4.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (8.55%) GDB
1 13 (8.55%) WinDbg
General
1 16 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 13 (8.55%) Military
3 9 (5.92%) Finance
4 5 (3.29%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.32%) Avionics
5 2 (1.32%) Legal
5 2 (1.32%) Electronics
5 2 (1.32%) Automotive
6 1 (0.66%) Law
6 1 (0.66%) Advertising
6 1 (0.66%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (14.47%) Network Engineer
2 21 (13.82%) Consultant
3 20 (13.16%) Analyst
3 20 (13.16%) Network Consultant
4 13 (8.55%) Support Analyst
5 12 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (7.24%) IT Support
6 11 (7.24%) Team Leader
7 10 (6.58%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (6.58%) Architect
8 9 (5.92%) Network Team Leader
8 9 (5.92%) Senior Support Analyst
8 9 (5.92%) Network Architect
9 8 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
9 8 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (5.26%) Service Analyst
10 7 (4.61%) Help Desk Engineer
11 6 (3.95%) Support Engineer
11 6 (3.95%) Software Engineer
12 5 (3.29%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.97%) XMPP
2 2 (1.32%) Ajax
2 2 (1.32%) JSON
2 2 (1.32%) COM
2 2 (1.32%) JSP
2 2 (1.32%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.21%) Video Conferencing
2 9 (5.92%) Clustering
3 8 (5.26%) PDA
4 6 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.63%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.63%) iPhone
6 3 (1.97%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.97%) Replication
6 3 (1.97%) VHDL
6 3 (1.97%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.97%) Physics
6 3 (1.97%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (1.32%) Mechatronics
7 2 (1.32%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.66%) Handset
8 1 (0.66%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 71 (46.71%) Windows
2 32 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (17.76%) Linux
4 23 (15.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (15.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (4.61%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.95%) Windows 8
7 4 (2.63%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.32%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.32%) UNIX
8 2 (1.32%) AIX
8 2 (1.32%) Solaris
9 1 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (9.21%) Cyber Security
2 13 (8.55%) Linux Kernel Development
2 13 (8.55%) Technical Architecture
2 13 (8.55%) Reverse Engineering
2 13 (8.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 13 (8.55%) Information Security
3 12 (7.89%) ITIL
4 10 (6.58%) Network Design
5 8 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 7 (4.61%) Software Engineering
7 6 (3.95%) Load Balancing
8 5 (3.29%) Network Management
8 5 (3.29%) High Availability
8 5 (3.29%) Change Management
8 5 (3.29%) Time Management
9 4 (2.63%) Service Management
10 3 (1.97%) Embedded Software Development
10 3 (1.97%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (1.97%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (1.97%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.47%) C
1 22 (14.47%) C++
2 19 (12.50%) SQL
3 3 (1.97%) Python
3 3 (1.97%) Perl
4 2 (1.32%) Java
4 2 (1.32%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.32%) AWK
5 1 (0.66%) Embedded C
5 1 (0.66%) Embedded C++
5 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 49 (32.24%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (21.71%) CCNP
3 30 (19.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (19.08%) CCNA
5 28 (18.42%) Security Cleared
6 23 (15.13%) MCSE
7 22 (14.47%) Degree
8 16 (10.53%) DV Cleared
9 15 (9.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (9.21%) SC Cleared
11 8 (5.26%) CCA
11 8 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (1.97%) HP ASE
12 3 (1.97%) HP MASE
12 3 (1.97%) CCSA
13 2 (1.32%) MCITP
13 2 (1.32%) CCSP
14 1 (0.66%) OSCP
14 1 (0.66%) MCSA
14 1 (0.66%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.63%) SLA
2 3 (1.97%) QA
System Software
1 47 (30.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (21.05%) Active Directory
3 30 (19.74%) Hyper-V
4 17 (11.18%) XenDesktop
5 11 (7.24%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (7.24%) XenApp
6 10 (6.58%) vSphere
6 10 (6.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 8 (5.26%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.32%) UAG
8 2 (1.32%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.32%) Firmware
9 1 (0.66%) Postfix
9 1 (0.66%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (11.84%) SCCM
2 13 (8.55%) SCOM
3 10 (6.58%) Backup Exec
3 10 (6.58%) SCVMM
3 10 (6.58%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (3.29%) vMotion
5 3 (1.97%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.97%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 70 (46.05%) Cisco
2 56 (36.84%) VMware
3 52 (34.21%) Microsoft
4 28 (18.42%) Citrix
5 27 (17.76%) Juniper
6 17 (11.18%) HP
7 13 (8.55%) F5
7 13 (8.55%) Veeam
8 10 (6.58%) Symantec
8 10 (6.58%) Websense
9 9 (5.92%) SonicWALL
10 8 (5.26%) Dell
11 7 (4.61%) CheckPoint
11 7 (4.61%) Avaya
12 6 (3.95%) Nokia
13 5 (3.29%) Meraki
13 5 (3.29%) ProCurve
14 4 (2.63%) Brocade
14 4 (2.63%) Polycom
14 4 (2.63%) Apple
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