Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
South West > Dorset
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 101 107
Rank change year-on-year +14 +6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 15 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.35% 0.093% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.20% 0.64% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 16
Dorset median annual salary £25,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +15.38% +30.00%
10th Percentile £15,500 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £46,250 £38,750 £33,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% -5.88%

Wireless is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 183 157 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 16.52% 14.62% 19.26%
Number of salaries quoted 165 146 230
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,950 £26,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Dorset

Wireless
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireless in Dorset.

Salary trend for Wireless in Dorset

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Dorset over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Dorset

Wireless
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blandford Forum - 5 £25,000 - 1
Poole -6 4 £24,250 -35.33%
Shaftesbury - 2 £16,000 -
Wimborne - 1 - -
Wireless
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 7 (46.67%) Internet
2 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (26.67%) Driving Licence
5 3 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (20.00%) Network Design
5 3 (20.00%) Business Development
5 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (13.33%) Apple
6 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (13.33%) A+ Certification
6 2 (13.33%) LAN
6 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
6 2 (13.33%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) MCSE
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) MCP
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
6 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (13.33%) MCDST
6 2 (13.33%) MCTS
6 2 (13.33%) MCITP

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Internet
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) DECT
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall
5 1 (6.67%) NAS
5 1 (6.67%) PBX
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (6.67%) GIS
General
1 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) IT Technician
1 3 (20.00%) Sales Manager
1 3 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Support
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Technician
2 2 (13.33%) ICT Support
2 2 (13.33%) ICT Support Technician
2 2 (13.33%) ICT Technician
2 2 (13.33%) Junior
2 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Support
2 2 (13.33%) Network Support Technician
2 2 (13.33%) Network Technician
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) GIS Surveyor
3 1 (6.67%) Junior Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Driving Licence
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) IVR
3 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
2 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Business Development
1 3 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
1 3 (20.00%) Network Design
2 2 (13.33%) Hardware Maintenance
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) CAD
3 1 (6.67%) Coaching
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Network Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) A+ Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (13.33%) DBS Check
2 2 (13.33%) MCDST
2 2 (13.33%) MCITP
2 2 (13.33%) MCP
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) MCTS
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
3 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Apple
3 1 (6.67%) AppSense
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) Mitel
3 1 (6.67%) NEC
3 1 (6.67%) Panasonic
3 1 (6.67%) Polycom
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Siemens
3 1 (6.67%) SonicWALL
3 1 (6.67%) Toshiba
3 1 (6.67%) Ubiquiti
3 1 (6.67%) Veeam
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Webroot