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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 388 374 335
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -39
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 58 63 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.30% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.17% 1.37% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 39 55 111
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-14.11% +1.87%
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
4951 4591 5399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.57% 21.77% 23.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3657 3582 4408
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 £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +22 26 £35,000 - 4
Hampshire -14 15 £40,000 +2.56% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 12 £52,500 +3.44% 1
Oxfordshire +3 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Surrey -22 1 £42,500 -15.00%
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 62 (62.63%) Wireless
2 60 (60.61%) LAN
2 60 (60.61%) Cisco
3 45 (45.45%) WAN
4 37 (37.37%) Firewall
5 35 (35.35%) VoIP
6 34 (34.34%) VPN
7 32 (32.32%) TCP/IP
8 31 (31.31%) DNS
8 31 (31.31%) Network Design
9 29 (29.29%) DHCP
9 29 (29.29%) Cisco Certification
9 29 (29.29%) CheckPoint
10 28 (28.28%) MPLS
10 28 (28.28%) OSPF
10 28 (28.28%) BGP
10 28 (28.28%) EIGRP
10 28 (28.28%) Frame Relay
11 26 (26.26%) VLAN
12 25 (25.25%) SNMP
13 24 (24.24%) Cisco IOS
14 22 (22.22%) IPsec
15 21 (21.21%) SSL
16 20 (20.20%) PPP
16 20 (20.20%) CCNA
16 20 (20.20%) Network Security
17 19 (19.19%) F5
17 19 (19.19%) CCNP
17 19 (19.19%) Juniper
18 18 (18.18%) IPX

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 4 (4.04%) IIS
1 4 (4.04%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.02%) Apache
2 2 (2.02%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (7.07%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.05%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) MS Project
3 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Epicor Vantage
Communications & Networking
1 62 (62.63%) Wireless
2 60 (60.61%) LAN
3 45 (45.45%) WAN
4 37 (37.37%) Firewall
5 35 (35.35%) VoIP
6 34 (34.34%) VPN
7 32 (32.32%) TCP/IP
8 31 (31.31%) DNS
9 29 (29.29%) DHCP
10 28 (28.28%) MPLS
10 28 (28.28%) OSPF
10 28 (28.28%) BGP
10 28 (28.28%) EIGRP
10 28 (28.28%) Frame Relay
11 26 (26.26%) VLAN
12 25 (25.25%) SNMP
13 24 (24.24%) Cisco IOS
14 22 (22.22%) IPsec
15 21 (21.21%) SSL
16 20 (20.20%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.04%) Big Data
3 3 (3.03%) CorVu
4 2 (2.02%) MySQL
4 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
General
1 15 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.07%) Finance
3 4 (4.04%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.02%) Retail
4 2 (2.02%) Marketing
5 1 (1.01%) Back Office
5 1 (1.01%) Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (25.25%) Network Engineer
2 15 (15.15%) Consultant
3 14 (14.14%) Network Consultant
3 14 (14.14%) Wireless Engineer
4 13 (13.13%) Technical Engineer
5 12 (12.12%) Network Security Consultant
5 12 (12.12%) Security Consultant
6 11 (11.11%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 10 (10.10%) Network Design Architect
7 10 (10.10%) Network Architect
7 10 (10.10%) Architect
8 8 (8.08%) Design Engineer
8 8 (8.08%) Radio Engineer
8 8 (8.08%) Senior Design Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Sales Engineer
10 5 (5.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.05%) Analyst
11 4 (4.04%) Technical Architect
11 4 (4.04%) Project Manager
11 4 (4.04%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
1 4 (4.04%) PKI
1 4 (4.04%) Visualisation
2 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.03%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.02%) Firmware
3 2 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.02%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.01%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.01%) SecurID
4 1 (1.01%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.01%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.18%) Linux
2 15 (15.15%) UNIX
3 9 (9.09%) Windows
3 9 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.05%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.02%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.02%) Solaris
7 2 (2.02%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.01%) Windows CE
8 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.01%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.31%) Network Design
2 14 (14.14%) Kalman Filter
3 13 (13.13%) ITIL
4 12 (12.12%) Project Management
5 9 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 8 (8.08%) Validation
7 7 (7.07%) Service Management
7 7 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (6.06%) ITIL V3
9 5 (5.05%) Change Control
9 5 (5.05%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.05%) Change Management
9 5 (5.05%) Business Continuity
10 4 (4.04%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (4.04%) People Management
10 4 (4.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (4.04%) Data Analysis
11 3 (3.03%) Project Planning
11 3 (3.03%) Time Management
11 3 (3.03%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.08%) SQL
2 1 (1.01%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (29.29%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (20.20%) CCNA
3 19 (19.19%) CCNP
4 16 (16.16%) Security Cleared
5 8 (8.08%) Degree
6 7 (7.07%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.03%) CCIP
7 3 (3.03%) CCDA
7 3 (3.03%) CCDP
7 3 (3.03%) MCP
7 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.03%) CCSE
7 3 (3.03%) Check Point Certification
7 3 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.02%) CEH
8 2 (2.02%) CCIE
9 1 (1.01%) CCSP
9 1 (1.01%) MCSE
9 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.01%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.14%) SLA
2 7 (7.07%) ISO 9001
3 6 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.01%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 60 (60.61%) Cisco
2 29 (29.29%) CheckPoint
3 19 (19.19%) Juniper
3 19 (19.19%) F5
4 12 (12.12%) HP
5 8 (8.08%) Aruba
6 7 (7.07%) Blue Coat
6 7 (7.07%) Huawei
7 6 (6.06%) Avaya
7 6 (6.06%) Microsoft
8 5 (5.05%) Mitel
9 3 (3.03%) Epicor
9 3 (3.03%) SolidWorks
10 2 (2.02%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.02%) Exinda
10 2 (2.02%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.02%) ProCurve
11 1 (1.01%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.01%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.01%) Ruckus Wireless
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