The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
WLAN
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 23.53% 6.82% 56.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 17
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

WLAN
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Bridgend

WLAN
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) PBX
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) PBX
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft