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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 60 95 104
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +9
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 26 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.27% 0.18% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.69% 0.96% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 26 2 8
Median salary £43,000 £28,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.57% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -5.55%
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
177 208 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.26% 18.94% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 149 184 235
Median salary £43,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,950 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 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
Dartford - 10 £57,500 -
Sittingbourne - 5 £32,500 -
WLAN
South East

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 32 (96.97%) VMware
2 28 (84.85%) Firewall
2 28 (84.85%) IP Telephony
2 28 (84.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (84.85%) LAN
2 28 (84.85%) WAN
2 28 (84.85%) Cisco
2 28 (84.85%) CheckPoint
3 20 (60.61%) DNS
3 20 (60.61%) DHCP
4 18 (54.55%) SAN
4 18 (54.55%) Fibre Channel
4 18 (54.55%) VPN
5 17 (51.52%) Hyper-V
6 16 (48.48%) HP
7 15 (45.45%) Siemens
7 15 (45.45%) SNMP
7 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 15 (45.45%) Tomcat
7 15 (45.45%) .NET
7 15 (45.45%) IIS
7 15 (45.45%) Wireless
7 15 (45.45%) IPsec
7 15 (45.45%) Network Design
7 15 (45.45%) Cisco IPT
7 15 (45.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 15 (45.45%) Mitel
7 15 (45.45%) Riverbed
7 15 (45.45%) Telepresence
7 15 (45.45%) Virtual Servers

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 15 (45.45%) IIS
1 15 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (84.85%) Firewall
1 28 (84.85%) IP Telephony
1 28 (84.85%) LAN
1 28 (84.85%) WAN
2 20 (60.61%) DHCP
2 20 (60.61%) DNS
3 18 (54.55%) Fibre Channel
3 18 (54.55%) SAN
3 18 (54.55%) VPN
4 15 (45.45%) Cisco IPT
4 15 (45.45%) IPsec
4 15 (45.45%) SNMP
4 15 (45.45%) Telepresence
4 15 (45.45%) Wireless
5 13 (39.39%) BGP
5 13 (39.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 13 (39.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 13 (39.39%) OSPF
5 13 (39.39%) SSL
5 13 (39.39%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Network Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) Network Support
3 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Server Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
1 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Network Design
2 13 (39.39%) GAP Analysis
2 13 (39.39%) ITIL
2 13 (39.39%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (15.15%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) CCNP
1 13 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (39.39%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (36.36%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (39.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (84.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (51.52%) Hyper-V
3 15 (45.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 15 (45.45%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
4 5 (15.15%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 32 (96.97%) VMware
2 28 (84.85%) CheckPoint
2 28 (84.85%) Cisco
3 16 (48.48%) HP
4 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 15 (45.45%) Mitel
4 15 (45.45%) Riverbed
4 15 (45.45%) Siemens
5 13 (39.39%) Brocade
5 13 (39.39%) F5
6 1 (3.03%) Dell