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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank - 92 76
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.28% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £45,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +55.17%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
224 235 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.75% 21.29% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 188 208 161
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,400 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 18 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) PPP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCSP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) PPP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCSP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya