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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank - 109 94
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.24% 0.082%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.20% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -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
240 251 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.03% 19.97% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 212 226 208
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 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 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Apple
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) iPhone
2 3 (60.00%) AirMagnet
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) iPad
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Avaya
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) iPhone
1 3 (60.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (60.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Apple
2 3 (60.00%) AirMagnet
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Avaya
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) VMware