Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 112 97
Rank change year-on-year +3 -15 -
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 6 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.45% 0.53% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.06% 3.27% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 12
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -24.05% -
South West median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,525
% change year-on-year +16.67% -4.84% -15.93%

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 196 214 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 14.71% 16.08% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 152 176 182
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,825 £23,500 £20,525
90th Percentile £53,400 £59,375 £63,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WLAN in Somerset over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 24 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
Taunton +15 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Bath - 1 £27,500 - 1
WLAN
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing WLAN 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 Somerset region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Xerox
2 5 (83.33%) 3PAR
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Barracuda Networks
3 4 (66.67%) Mitel
3 4 (66.67%) CCTV
3 4 (66.67%) DECT
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Replication
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Veeam
4 2 (33.33%) vCenter Server
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management

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:

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
3 4 (66.67%) DECT
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Support Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Support Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Systems Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Systems Support
1 5 (83.33%) Systems Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) CCTV
2 2 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) OpenUP
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 2 (33.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) 3PAR
1 5 (83.33%) Barracuda Networks
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) Xerox
2 4 (66.67%) Mitel
3 2 (33.33%) Veeam