The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank - 107 79
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.85% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
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
235 234 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.86% 20.19% 25.44%
Number of salaries quoted 209 218 168
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 8 (100.00%) MS Office
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) Apple
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) VLAN
1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (50.00%) iPhone
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) AirMagnet
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) iPad
2 4 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (50.00%) Wireless
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Avaya

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (100.00%) MS Office
2 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) VLAN
2 4 (50.00%) Wireless
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) iPhone
1 4 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) MCSE
2 4 (50.00%) CCNP
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Apple
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) AirMagnet
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Dell
2 4 (50.00%) Avaya