The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 75 75 74
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 4 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.61% 0.75% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.67% 2.96% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 7
Average salary £37,500 £23,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.04% +2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.26% +1.87%
WLAN
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
240 169 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 36.42% 25.38% 34.74%
Number of salaries quoted 211 130 177
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

WLAN
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Basingstoke

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Wireless
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) DHCP
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) VLAN
5 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) SLA
5 3 (42.86%) CCNA
5 3 (42.86%) HP
5 3 (42.86%) IP Telephony
5 3 (42.86%) SNMP
5 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 3 (42.86%) VoIP
5 3 (42.86%) Juniper
6 2 (28.57%) CCNP
6 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
6 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (14.29%) Sysprep
7 1 (14.29%) BlackBerry OS
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 8

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing WLAN 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 WLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) Wireless
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) SNMP
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) IP Telephony
4 3 (42.86%) VLAN
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (14.29%) SSL
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) RFID
5 1 (14.29%) SMTP
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) FTP
5 1 (14.29%) HTTP
5 1 (14.29%) LDAP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) Sales Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) EPoS
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
1 1 (14.29%) Windows CE
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) BlackBerry OS
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (14.29%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat