The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 59 48 58
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 3 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.67% 1.22% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.26% 7.46% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 16
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
WLAN
West Sussex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
92 67 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 20.44% 16.30% 25.57%
Number of salaries quoted 66 57 136
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

WLAN
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Crawley

WLAN
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CA
2 3 (75.00%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) TETRA
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) TETRA
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Radio Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) CA