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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 398 384 322
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -62
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 45 48 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.21% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.97% 1.01% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35 32 108
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £28,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £37,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.90% -11.17%
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
4660 4738 5298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.78% 20.59% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3571 3677 4217
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015. 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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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 +3 25 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Surrey +11 6 £53,750 +13.15%
Hampshire 0 6 £42,500 +3.65% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £70,000 - 1
West Sussex +5 1 £42,500 +13.33%
East Sussex -27 1 £47,500 +66.66%
Middlesex - 1 £52,500 -
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 98 (80.99%) Cisco
2 78 (64.46%) LAN
3 72 (59.50%) Wireless
4 61 (50.41%) Firewall
5 59 (48.76%) WAN
6 55 (45.45%) VPN
7 46 (38.02%) HP
8 39 (32.23%) Cisco Certification
9 36 (29.75%) IPsec
10 35 (28.93%) Juniper
11 33 (27.27%) Network Security
12 32 (26.45%) CCNP
12 32 (26.45%) Aruba
13 28 (23.14%) Network Design
14 27 (22.31%) MPLS
15 26 (21.49%) CheckPoint
16 25 (20.66%) Telecoms
17 24 (19.83%) ITIL
18 23 (19.01%) VoIP
18 23 (19.01%) BGP
18 23 (19.01%) Wi-Fi
19 22 (18.18%) OSPF
20 21 (17.36%) Avaya
20 21 (17.36%) VMware
20 21 (17.36%) Degree
21 20 (16.53%) VLAN
22 19 (15.70%) Windows
22 19 (15.70%) Microsoft
23 18 (14.88%) SSL
24 16 (13.22%) CCNA

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 12 (9.92%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.48%) Lync
5 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.83%) IIS
6 1 (0.83%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (9.09%) MS Office
2 10 (8.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.61%) Office 365
2 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 78 (64.46%) LAN
2 72 (59.50%) Wireless
3 61 (50.41%) Firewall
4 59 (48.76%) WAN
5 55 (45.45%) VPN
6 36 (29.75%) IPsec
7 33 (27.27%) Network Security
8 27 (22.31%) MPLS
9 23 (19.01%) BGP
9 23 (19.01%) VoIP
9 23 (19.01%) Wi-Fi
10 22 (18.18%) OSPF
11 20 (16.53%) VLAN
12 18 (14.88%) SSL
13 16 (13.22%) SAN
13 16 (13.22%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (9.92%) Ethernet
15 11 (9.09%) EIGRP
16 10 (8.26%) TCP/IP
16 10 (8.26%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.96%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.48%) CorVu
3 1 (0.83%) DB2
General
1 25 (20.66%) Telecoms
2 15 (12.40%) Marketing
3 8 (6.61%) Retail
4 4 (3.31%) Finance
5 3 (2.48%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.65%) Games
7 1 (0.83%) Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Back Office
7 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 20 (16.53%) Consultant
3 17 (14.05%) Sales Consultant
3 17 (14.05%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 14 (11.57%) Senior Network Engineer
4 14 (11.57%) Architect
5 8 (6.61%) Support Engineer
5 8 (6.61%) Wireless Engineer
6 7 (5.79%) Designer
6 7 (5.79%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (5.79%) Network Designer
6 7 (5.79%) Technical Architect
6 7 (5.79%) Network Support Engineer
6 7 (5.79%) Network Architect
6 7 (5.79%) Network Support
7 6 (4.96%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (4.96%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (4.96%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
8 5 (4.13%) Network Design Architect
9 4 (3.31%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.65%) Middleware
2 1 (0.83%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.44%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (3.31%) iPhone
2 4 (3.31%) iPad
3 3 (2.48%) PKI
4 2 (1.65%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.65%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.65%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.65%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.83%) EPoS
5 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.70%) Windows
2 11 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (9.09%) Linux
3 10 (8.26%) UNIX
4 8 (6.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.31%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.31%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.31%) Mac OS X
5 4 (3.31%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.83%) SUSE
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.83%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.14%) Network Design
2 24 (19.83%) ITIL
3 14 (11.57%) Load Balancing
4 13 (10.74%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (9.92%) Service Management
6 10 (8.26%) Problem Management
7 9 (7.44%) Risk Management
7 9 (7.44%) Server Monitoring
7 9 (7.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (6.61%) Mentoring
9 7 (5.79%) OpenUP
10 5 (4.13%) Business Continuity
10 5 (4.13%) TOGAF
10 5 (4.13%) Change Management
10 5 (4.13%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (3.31%) Migration
11 4 (3.31%) Network Planning
12 3 (2.48%) Document Management
12 3 (2.48%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (2.48%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.31%) SQL
2 3 (2.48%) Perl
3 1 (0.83%) C
3 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (32.23%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (26.45%) CCNP
3 21 (17.36%) Degree
4 16 (13.22%) CCNA
5 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (6.61%) CCIE
7 6 (4.96%) MCSE
7 6 (4.96%) SC Cleared
7 6 (4.96%) Security Cleared
8 5 (4.13%) HP ASE
9 4 (3.31%) CCDA
9 4 (3.31%) CCDP
9 4 (3.31%) CCIP
10 2 (1.65%) MCSA
10 2 (1.65%) MCP
10 2 (1.65%) ACCA
10 2 (1.65%) MCITP
11 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.83%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) SLA
2 3 (2.48%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (9.92%) Hyper-V
2 10 (8.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.13%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.31%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.65%) XenServer
5 2 (1.65%) Xen
6 1 (0.83%) Firmware
6 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.13%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (3.31%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (1.65%) SCCM
4 1 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 98 (80.99%) Cisco
2 46 (38.02%) HP
3 35 (28.93%) Juniper
4 32 (26.45%) Aruba
5 26 (21.49%) CheckPoint
6 21 (17.36%) VMware
6 21 (17.36%) Avaya
7 19 (15.70%) Microsoft
8 15 (12.40%) Brocade
9 11 (9.09%) Fortinet
10 10 (8.26%) Citrix
10 10 (8.26%) Meraki
11 9 (7.44%) Siemens
11 9 (7.44%) Polycom
12 8 (6.61%) Apple
12 8 (6.61%) Meru Networks
13 6 (4.96%) Aerohive Networks
13 6 (4.96%) Ruckus Wireless
13 6 (4.96%) Dell
13 6 (4.96%) Nokia
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