The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.80% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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 Gatwick region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 25.23% 16.50% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 9
Average salary £35,500 £36,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% -19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

WLAN
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Gatwick

WLAN
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
1 6 (100.00%) TETRA
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
1 6 (100.00%) TETRA
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Radio Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared