The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 87 - 104
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.82% - 0.084%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.74% - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +3.65%
WLAN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
214 206 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.88% 20.58% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 179 192 214
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £51,950
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing WLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

WLAN
Salary Trend in Kent

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Kent

WLAN
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stansted - 3 £40,000 -
Dartford - 1 - -
WLAN
South East

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 Kent region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 9 (60.00%) Wireless
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (46.67%) CCNA
3 7 (46.67%) SolarWinds
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (33.33%) CCNP
5 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (26.67%) OSPF
6 4 (26.67%) CMS
6 4 (26.67%) VLAN
6 4 (26.67%) Fortinet
6 4 (26.67%) Project Planning
6 4 (26.67%) LAN
6 4 (26.67%) WAN
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (26.67%) Telematics
6 4 (26.67%) Trapeze
7 3 (20.00%) MPLS
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
8 2 (13.33%) ITIL
8 2 (13.33%) VPN
8 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
8 2 (13.33%) Degree
8 2 (13.33%) CCTV
8 2 (13.33%) VMware
8 2 (13.33%) IPsec
8 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Wireless
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (26.67%) LAN
4 4 (26.67%) OSPF
4 4 (26.67%) VLAN
4 4 (26.67%) WAN
5 3 (20.00%) MPLS
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (13.33%) IPsec
6 2 (13.33%) VPN
6 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (6.67%) DPNSS
7 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
7 1 (6.67%) Network Security
7 1 (6.67%) QSIG
7 1 (6.67%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Network Support
3 5 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Support
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Firewall Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Firewall Support
5 2 (13.33%) Presales Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Presales Network Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Wireless Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Telematics
2 2 (13.33%) CAN bus
2 2 (13.33%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Presales
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) High Availability
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (46.67%) CCNA
3 5 (33.33%) CCNP
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 1 (6.67%) CISSP
5 1 (6.67%) CNA
5 1 (6.67%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) SolarWinds
3 4 (26.67%) Fortinet
3 4 (26.67%) Trapeze
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Mitel
5 1 (6.67%) Nortel
5 1 (6.67%) Riverbed
5 1 (6.67%) Siemens