The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 397 404 412
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 67 53 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.26% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.67% 1.17% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 50 41 22
Average salary £46,250 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £42,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
WLAN
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4003 4548 4231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.68% 22.20% 21.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3389 3483 3321
Average salary £45,000 £42,250 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% -3.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WLAN
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the South East region.

WLAN Salary Trend in the South East

WLAN
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

WLAN Salary Histogram in the South East

WLAN
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 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
Berkshire +1 30 £60,000 +13.10% 2
Surrey +20 24 £32,500 -38.09%
Hampshire +19 14 £37,500 -14.28%
Buckinghamshire -4 9 £33,000 -52.85%
West Sussex +2 4 £67,500 +58.82%
Kent +13 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Oxfordshire - 1 £65,000 -
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 89 (66.92%) LAN
2 80 (60.15%) Cisco
3 61 (45.86%) Wireless
4 58 (43.61%) Cisco Certification
5 54 (40.60%) VPN
6 51 (38.35%) WAN
7 50 (37.59%) CCNP
8 47 (35.34%) Telecoms
9 46 (34.59%) Firewall
10 37 (27.82%) MPLS
11 34 (25.56%) TCP/IP
11 34 (25.56%) SAN
12 31 (23.31%) Data Centre
13 29 (21.80%) Linux
13 29 (21.80%) VLAN
14 27 (20.30%) ITIL
14 27 (20.30%) Wi-Fi
14 27 (20.30%) Presales
15 26 (19.55%) Microsoft
15 26 (19.55%) Network Security
16 24 (18.05%) OSPF
16 24 (18.05%) HP
16 24 (18.05%) Network Design
17 23 (17.29%) Active Directory
17 23 (17.29%) VoIP
17 23 (17.29%) BGP
17 23 (17.29%) Project Management
18 22 (16.54%) CCIE
19 21 (15.79%) VMware
20 18 (13.53%) Degree

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 17 (12.78%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.77%) Lync
3 1 (0.75%) Apache
3 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (3.76%) MS Office
2 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.02%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 89 (66.92%) LAN
2 61 (45.86%) Wireless
3 54 (40.60%) VPN
4 51 (38.35%) WAN
5 46 (34.59%) Firewall
6 37 (27.82%) MPLS
7 34 (25.56%) SAN
7 34 (25.56%) TCP/IP
8 29 (21.80%) VLAN
9 27 (20.30%) Wi-Fi
10 26 (19.55%) Network Security
11 24 (18.05%) OSPF
12 23 (17.29%) BGP
12 23 (17.29%) VoIP
13 12 (9.02%) 3GPP
13 12 (9.02%) Diameter Protocol
14 11 (8.27%) DHCP
14 11 (8.27%) DNS
14 11 (8.27%) VPLS
15 10 (7.52%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.01%) Data Mining
1 4 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (3.01%) DB2
1 4 (3.01%) GIS
1 4 (3.01%) Informix
1 4 (3.01%) InterSystems Cache
1 4 (3.01%) MongoDB
1 4 (3.01%) MySQL
1 4 (3.01%) NoSQL
1 4 (3.01%) SAP HANA
1 4 (3.01%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.01%) ERwin
General
1 47 (35.34%) Telecoms
2 12 (9.02%) Marketing
3 8 (6.02%) Retail
4 5 (3.76%) Brand Awareness
4 5 (3.76%) Finance
5 4 (3.01%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (41.35%) Network Engineer
2 25 (18.80%) Analyst
3 16 (12.03%) Architect
3 16 (12.03%) Data Network Engineer
4 15 (11.28%) Wireless Engineer
5 14 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
5 14 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 14 (10.53%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 13 (9.77%) Network Design Engineer
7 10 (7.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (6.77%) Network Architect
8 9 (6.77%) Network Security Engineer
8 9 (6.77%) Network Support
8 9 (6.77%) Presales Manager
8 9 (6.77%) Security Engineer
8 9 (6.77%) Support Engineer
9 8 (6.02%) Consultant
9 8 (6.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (6.02%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (6.02%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.77%) Middleware
2 11 (8.27%) 802.1X
3 4 (3.01%) JSON
3 4 (3.01%) REST
4 1 (0.75%) J2EE
4 1 (0.75%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 31 (23.31%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.77%) Private Cloud
3 12 (9.02%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.01%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.01%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.01%) Economics
5 4 (3.01%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.26%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.50%) CAN bus
7 2 (1.50%) CCTV
7 2 (1.50%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.75%) Clustering
8 1 (0.75%) NHS
8 1 (0.75%) PACS
8 1 (0.75%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.80%) Linux
2 14 (10.53%) Windows
3 8 (6.02%) Debian
3 8 (6.02%) Fedora
3 8 (6.02%) Ubuntu
3 8 (6.02%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.76%) Unix
4 5 (3.76%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.30%) ITIL
1 27 (20.30%) Presales
2 24 (18.05%) Network Design
3 23 (17.29%) Project Management
4 17 (12.78%) Change Control
5 14 (10.53%) Change Management
6 13 (9.77%) Migration
6 13 (9.77%) Service Management
7 12 (9.02%) ITSM
7 12 (9.02%) SOA
8 10 (7.52%) Service Delivery
9 8 (6.02%) Configuration Management
9 8 (6.02%) Incident Management
9 8 (6.02%) Transition Management
10 7 (5.26%) PRINCE2
11 6 (4.51%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (3.76%) Capacity Management
12 5 (3.76%) Customer Engagement
12 5 (3.76%) Line Management
12 5 (3.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (0.75%) Python
2 1 (0.75%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 58 (43.61%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (37.59%) CCNP
3 22 (16.54%) CCIE
4 18 (13.53%) CCNA
4 18 (13.53%) Degree
5 10 (7.52%) CCDP
6 5 (3.76%) CCDA
6 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.76%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.01%) CITP
7 4 (3.01%) MBA
7 4 (3.01%) MCDBA
7 4 (3.01%) Postgraduate
7 4 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (2.26%) CCDE
8 3 (2.26%) CCIP
9 2 (1.50%) CWNE
9 2 (1.50%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.75%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.02%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) DICOM
2 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 23 (17.29%) Active Directory
2 16 (12.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.77%) vSphere
3 9 (6.77%) XenApp
3 9 (6.77%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (6.02%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (3.01%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (3.01%) SCCM
3 2 (1.50%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 80 (60.15%) Cisco
2 26 (19.55%) Microsoft
3 24 (18.05%) HP
4 21 (15.79%) VMware
5 18 (13.53%) Juniper
6 13 (9.77%) CheckPoint
6 13 (9.77%) ION Trading
7 12 (9.02%) Palo Alto
8 10 (7.52%) Citrix
9 8 (6.02%) Red Hat
10 7 (5.26%) Riverbed
11 6 (4.51%) Aruba
12 5 (3.76%) Avaya
12 5 (3.76%) F5
12 5 (3.76%) Huawei
13 4 (3.01%) Brocade
13 4 (3.01%) Fortinet
13 4 (3.01%) Oracle
13 4 (3.01%) SAP
13 4 (3.01%) Sybase
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