The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 402 334 377
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +43
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 49 105 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.47% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.99% 1.98% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 35 98 61
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,850 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4971 5301 5575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.68% 23.62% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3868 4225 4687
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
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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
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Job
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Berkshire -14 21 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Hampshire -8 9 £41,000 -4.65% 2
East Sussex - 6 £28,500 -
West Sussex -21 4 £37,500 -13.79%
Oxfordshire -14 3 £47,500 +106.52%
Kent -15 3 £45,000 -25.00%
Surrey -14 2 £48,750 +43.38%
Buckinghamshire -7 1 - - 1
Thames Valley - 1 £46,500 -
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England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 58 (68.24%) Cisco
2 57 (67.06%) LAN
3 41 (48.24%) Wireless
4 38 (44.71%) Firewall
4 38 (44.71%) VPN
5 35 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (35.29%) Network Security
7 29 (34.12%) CCNP
8 27 (31.76%) VoIP
9 25 (29.41%) Juniper
10 24 (28.24%) CCNA
11 22 (25.88%) WAN
12 21 (24.71%) IPsec
13 20 (23.53%) HP
14 19 (22.35%) Degree
15 18 (21.18%) Network Design
16 16 (18.82%) ITIL
16 16 (18.82%) Windows
17 15 (17.65%) Avaya
17 15 (17.65%) Microsoft
18 14 (16.47%) CCIE
18 14 (16.47%) Active Directory
18 14 (16.47%) TCP/IP
18 14 (16.47%) Telecoms
19 13 (15.29%) OSPF
19 13 (15.29%) BGP
20 12 (14.12%) CheckPoint
20 12 (14.12%) Network Management
21 11 (12.94%) VLAN
21 11 (12.94%) Marketing

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.35%) Lync
2 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) MS Office
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Epicor Vantage
Communications & Networking
1 57 (67.06%) LAN
2 41 (48.24%) Wireless
3 38 (44.71%) Firewall
3 38 (44.71%) VPN
4 30 (35.29%) Network Security
5 27 (31.76%) VoIP
6 22 (25.88%) WAN
7 21 (24.71%) IPsec
8 14 (16.47%) TCP/IP
9 13 (15.29%) OSPF
9 13 (15.29%) BGP
10 11 (12.94%) VLAN
10 11 (12.94%) DNS
10 11 (12.94%) DHCP
10 11 (12.94%) MPLS
11 10 (11.76%) EIGRP
11 10 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (10.59%) PBX
12 9 (10.59%) SNMP
13 8 (9.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.53%) CorVu
General
1 14 (16.47%) Telecoms
2 11 (12.94%) Marketing
3 4 (4.71%) Finance
4 3 (3.53%) Retail
4 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.35%) Legal
5 2 (2.35%) Back Office
6 1 (1.18%) Billing
6 1 (1.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 18 (21.18%) Network Engineer
2 9 (10.59%) Consultant
2 9 (10.59%) Support Engineer
2 9 (10.59%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (7.06%) Sales Engineer
3 6 (7.06%) NOC Engineer
4 5 (5.88%) Wireless Engineer
4 5 (5.88%) Network Consultant
4 5 (5.88%) Security Consultant
4 5 (5.88%) Sales Manager
4 5 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 4 (4.71%) Voice Support Engineer
5 4 (4.71%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 4 (4.71%) Voice Engineer
5 4 (4.71%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (3.53%) Network Team Leader
6 3 (3.53%) Network Architect
6 3 (3.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (3.53%) Network Security Architect
6 3 (3.53%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Tandem
2 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.35%) Firmware
3 2 (2.35%) Social Media
3 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.82%) Windows
2 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (8.24%) Windows 8
2 7 (8.24%) Windows XP
3 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.53%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.18%) Network Design
2 16 (18.82%) ITIL
3 12 (14.12%) Network Management
4 10 (11.76%) Time Management
5 6 (7.06%) Project Management
5 6 (7.06%) Load Balancing
6 5 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (5.88%) Service Management
7 4 (4.71%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.71%) Capacity Management
8 3 (3.53%) Document Management
8 3 (3.53%) Release Management
8 3 (3.53%) WAN Optimisation
8 3 (3.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.53%) Data Security
8 3 (3.53%) Validation
8 3 (3.53%) Business Continuity
8 3 (3.53%) ERP
9 2 (2.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.88%) SQL
2 2 (2.35%) C
3 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (34.12%) CCNP
3 24 (28.24%) CCNA
4 19 (22.35%) Degree
5 14 (16.47%) CCIE
6 5 (5.88%) CCDP
7 4 (4.71%) CCSP
8 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.35%) CCDA
9 2 (2.35%) CCIP
9 2 (2.35%) CWNA
9 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (1.18%) CCVP
10 1 (1.18%) Avaya Certification
10 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) SLA
2 3 (3.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (16.47%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.06%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.88%) Novell eDirectory
4 5 (5.88%) FreeRADIUS
5 2 (2.35%) UAG
5 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.18%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (3.53%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 58 (68.24%) Cisco
2 25 (29.41%) Juniper
3 20 (23.53%) HP
4 15 (17.65%) Avaya
4 15 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 12 (14.12%) CheckPoint
6 10 (11.76%) Fortinet
7 8 (9.41%) VMware
7 8 (9.41%) F5
7 8 (9.41%) Huawei
8 5 (5.88%) Aruba
8 5 (5.88%) Aerohive Networks
9 4 (4.71%) Brocade
10 3 (3.53%) WatchGuard
10 3 (3.53%) Riverbed
10 3 (3.53%) SolidWorks
10 3 (3.53%) Epicor
10 3 (3.53%) Siemens
11 2 (2.35%) Sage
11 2 (2.35%) BT
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Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago