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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 98 - 111
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.27% - 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.29% - 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +13.90%
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
233 232 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.20% 22.55% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 203 209 196
Average salary £37,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.84% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the Kent region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

WLAN Salary Histogram in Kent

WLAN
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Kent region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 1 £40,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £40,000 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £26,000 -
WLAN
South East

WLAN
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) CCTV
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) CAN bus
3 2 (40.00%) Presales
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (20.00%) IPsec
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) ISDN
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Nortel
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) 3G

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) 3G
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) IPsec
4 1 (20.00%) ISDN
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Presales Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Presales Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) CAN bus
1 2 (40.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Presales
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya
1 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper
1 1 (20.00%) Nortel
1 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds