Period
to 22 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for WLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WLAN over the 6 months to 22 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 101 100 109
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9 -2
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 2 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.18% 0.65% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.55% 4.37% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 7
Somerset median annual salary £37,750 £26,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.81% -19.23% +2.36%
10th Percentile £32,475 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £42,825 £33,750 £45,388
South West median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.62% -23.53% +54.55%

WLAN 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 Somerset with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 129 183 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 11.39% 14.81% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 91 140 128
Somerset median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -5.66% +14.51%
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,000 £23,275
90th Percentile £70,000 £53,750 £60,000
South West median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.71% +13.33% -

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing WLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in Somerset

WLAN
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for WLAN in Somerset

WLAN
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 22 February 2019. 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
Bath +10 1 £42,500 +61.90% 1
Portishead - 1 £33,000 -
WLAN
South West

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, IT jobs citing WLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Meraki
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) BT
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP

WLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Support
2 1 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) BT
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Meraki