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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
South East / Kent
Rank 69 103 -
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 14 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.68% 0.35% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.69% 1.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 0
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -6.97%

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
131 242 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 15.71% 21.43% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 89 213 217
Median salary £42,500 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

WLAN Salary Histogram 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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Dartford - 5 £57,500 -
Sittingbourne - 5 £32,500 -
WLAN
South East

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 38 (97.44%) VMware
2 31 (79.49%) Firewall
2 31 (79.49%) IP Telephony
2 31 (79.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (79.49%) LAN
2 31 (79.49%) WAN
2 31 (79.49%) Cisco
2 31 (79.49%) CheckPoint
3 25 (64.10%) DNS
3 25 (64.10%) DHCP
4 22 (56.41%) SAN
4 22 (56.41%) Fibre Channel
4 22 (56.41%) VPN
5 21 (53.85%) Hyper-V
6 18 (46.15%) HP
7 17 (43.59%) Siemens
7 17 (43.59%) SNMP
7 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
7 17 (43.59%) Tomcat
7 17 (43.59%) .NET
7 17 (43.59%) IIS
7 17 (43.59%) Wireless
7 17 (43.59%) Network Design
7 17 (43.59%) Cisco IPT
7 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 17 (43.59%) Mitel
7 17 (43.59%) Riverbed
7 17 (43.59%) Telepresence
7 17 (43.59%) Virtual Servers
8 16 (41.03%) IPsec

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 17 (43.59%) IIS
1 17 (43.59%) Tomcat
2 8 (20.51%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 31 (79.49%) Firewall
1 31 (79.49%) IP Telephony
1 31 (79.49%) LAN
1 31 (79.49%) WAN
2 25 (64.10%) DHCP
2 25 (64.10%) DNS
3 22 (56.41%) Fibre Channel
3 22 (56.41%) SAN
3 22 (56.41%) VPN
4 17 (43.59%) Cisco IPT
4 17 (43.59%) SNMP
4 17 (43.59%) Telepresence
4 17 (43.59%) Wireless
5 16 (41.03%) IPsec
6 14 (35.90%) BGP
6 14 (35.90%) EIGRP
6 14 (35.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 14 (35.90%) OSPF
6 14 (35.90%) SSL
6 14 (35.90%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 13 (33.33%) Network Support
3 9 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (23.08%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) Server Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (43.59%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
1 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Network Design
2 14 (35.90%) GAP Analysis
2 14 (35.90%) ITIL
2 14 (35.90%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (20.51%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) CCNP
1 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (35.90%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (33.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (79.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (53.85%) Hyper-V
3 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 17 (43.59%) Virtual Servers
4 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
4 8 (20.51%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 38 (97.44%) VMware
2 31 (79.49%) CheckPoint
2 31 (79.49%) Cisco
3 18 (46.15%) HP
4 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
4 17 (43.59%) Mitel
4 17 (43.59%) Riverbed
4 17 (43.59%) Siemens
5 14 (35.90%) Brocade
5 14 (35.90%) F5
6 1 (2.56%) Dell