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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 373 380 342
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -38
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 76 59 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.27% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.55% 1.27% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 43 55 81
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +5.00%
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
4915 4649 5261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.51% 21.47% 23.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3645 3606 4255
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +35 45 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Buckinghamshire 0 16 £55,000 +29.41%
Oxfordshire +16 7 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Hampshire -16 7 £38,000 -2.56% 2
Kent +6 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Surrey -7 4 £45,443 +3.87%
West Sussex -9 1 £42,500 -5.55% 3
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 86 (68.80%) Cisco
2 76 (60.80%) Wireless
3 73 (58.40%) LAN
4 58 (46.40%) WAN
5 53 (42.40%) VPN
6 51 (40.80%) Firewall
7 46 (36.80%) Network Design
8 38 (30.40%) Cisco Certification
9 34 (27.20%) VoIP
9 34 (27.20%) MPLS
10 33 (26.40%) CheckPoint
11 32 (25.60%) Juniper
11 32 (25.60%) IPsec
12 31 (24.80%) BGP
12 31 (24.80%) DNS
13 30 (24.00%) OSPF
13 30 (24.00%) Network Security
14 29 (23.20%) Telecoms
14 29 (23.20%) VLAN
14 29 (23.20%) DHCP
15 28 (22.40%) TCP/IP
16 26 (20.80%) EIGRP
16 26 (20.80%) Frame Relay
17 25 (20.00%) CCNP
18 24 (19.20%) HP
19 21 (16.80%) SNMP
19 21 (16.80%) SSL
20 20 (16.00%) CCNA
20 20 (16.00%) ITIL
20 20 (16.00%) Linux

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 7 (5.60%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (3.20%) IIS
4 3 (2.40%) Apache
4 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.60%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.80%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.80%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (7.20%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 76 (60.80%) Wireless
2 73 (58.40%) LAN
3 58 (46.40%) WAN
4 53 (42.40%) VPN
5 51 (40.80%) Firewall
6 34 (27.20%) MPLS
6 34 (27.20%) VoIP
7 32 (25.60%) IPsec
8 31 (24.80%) DNS
8 31 (24.80%) BGP
9 30 (24.00%) Network Security
9 30 (24.00%) OSPF
10 29 (23.20%) VLAN
10 29 (23.20%) DHCP
11 28 (22.40%) TCP/IP
12 26 (20.80%) EIGRP
12 26 (20.80%) Frame Relay
13 21 (16.80%) SNMP
13 21 (16.80%) SSL
14 20 (16.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.60%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.20%) Big Data
3 2 (1.60%) MySQL
3 2 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.60%) CorVu
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.80%) DB2
General
1 29 (23.20%) Telecoms
2 11 (8.80%) Marketing
3 9 (7.20%) Finance
4 6 (4.80%) Retail
5 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.40%) Banking
6 1 (0.80%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (27.20%) Network Engineer
2 16 (12.80%) Architect
2 16 (12.80%) Wireless Engineer
3 14 (11.20%) Network Architect
4 13 (10.40%) Technical Engineer
5 12 (9.60%) Consultant
5 12 (9.60%) Network Design Architect
6 11 (8.80%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 10 (8.00%) Network Consultant
8 9 (7.20%) Security Consultant
8 9 (7.20%) Network Security Consultant
9 7 (5.60%) Network Support
10 6 (4.80%) Cisco Engineer
10 6 (4.80%) Radio Engineer
10 6 (4.80%) Designer
10 6 (4.80%) Sales Engineer
10 6 (4.80%) Design Engineer
10 6 (4.80%) Network Designer
10 6 (4.80%) Technical Architect
10 6 (4.80%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.80%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (0.80%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
1 4 (3.20%) PKI
1 4 (3.20%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (3.20%) Visualisation
2 3 (2.40%) Mainframe
2 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.60%) iPad
3 2 (1.60%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (1.60%) iPhone
3 2 (1.60%) EPoS
4 1 (0.80%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.80%) SecurID
4 1 (0.80%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.00%) Linux
2 16 (12.80%) UNIX
3 14 (11.20%) Windows
4 10 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (6.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (2.40%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.40%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.60%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.60%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.60%) Solaris
10 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.80%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.80%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (36.80%) Network Design
2 20 (16.00%) ITIL
3 11 (8.80%) Project Management
4 10 (8.00%) Service Management
4 10 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (7.20%) Change Management
6 7 (5.60%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.80%) PRINCE2
7 6 (4.80%) Validation
7 6 (4.80%) ITIL V3
8 5 (4.00%) Load Balancing
8 5 (4.00%) Problem Management
8 5 (4.00%) Change Control
9 4 (3.20%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (3.20%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (3.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (3.20%) Data Analysis
9 4 (3.20%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (3.20%) OpenUP
9 4 (3.20%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.40%) SQL
2 2 (1.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (30.40%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (20.00%) CCNP
3 20 (16.00%) CCNA
4 16 (12.80%) Degree
5 14 (11.20%) Security Cleared
6 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (5.60%) SC Cleared
7 7 (5.60%) CCIE
8 5 (4.00%) CCDA
8 5 (4.00%) CCDP
8 5 (4.00%) CCIP
9 3 (2.40%) MCP
9 3 (2.40%) MCSE
9 3 (2.40%) CCSE
9 3 (2.40%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.60%) CEH
10 2 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.80%) CCSA
11 1 (0.80%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.00%) SLA
2 6 (4.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.80%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.80%) vSphere
3 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (3.20%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.60%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.80%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.80%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 86 (68.80%) Cisco
2 33 (26.40%) CheckPoint
3 32 (25.60%) Juniper
4 24 (19.20%) HP
5 16 (12.80%) Avaya
5 16 (12.80%) F5
6 11 (8.80%) Aruba
6 11 (8.80%) Microsoft
7 10 (8.00%) Huawei
8 7 (5.60%) VMware
8 7 (5.60%) Blue Coat
9 5 (4.00%) Apple
10 4 (3.20%) Dell
10 4 (3.20%) BT
11 3 (2.40%) Mitel
12 2 (1.60%) Polycom
12 2 (1.60%) AirMagnet
12 2 (1.60%) SolidWorks
12 2 (1.60%) Siemens
12 2 (1.60%) Red Hat
Bracknell, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Expert Employment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum bonus and travel industry benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £6k Car, 5% Pension, Private Health
Posted: 16 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 25 days ago