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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 346 398 357
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -41
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 87 40 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.18% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 0.87% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 52 35 96
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.33% -11.76%
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
4873 4617 5475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.28% 21.24% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3617 3554 4585
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,700
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 18 December 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 December 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 +47 55 £53,050 +51.57% 4
Buckinghamshire +4 10 £57,000 +34.11% 1
Surrey 0 8 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Kent - 8 £35,000 -
Hampshire -7 7 £42,500 +13.33%
Middlesex +4 4 £52,500 -12.50%
West Sussex +1 3 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire +6 2 £52,500 +31.25%
East Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 112 (76.19%) Cisco
2 86 (58.50%) Wireless
3 84 (57.14%) LAN
4 70 (47.62%) WAN
4 70 (47.62%) Firewall
5 68 (46.26%) VPN
6 52 (35.37%) Network Design
7 45 (30.61%) Cisco Certification
8 42 (28.57%) Juniper
9 41 (27.89%) MPLS
10 39 (26.53%) VoIP
10 39 (26.53%) IPsec
10 39 (26.53%) Network Security
11 38 (25.85%) Telecoms
12 37 (25.17%) HP
12 37 (25.17%) BGP
13 36 (24.49%) CheckPoint
14 35 (23.81%) OSPF
15 31 (21.09%) CCNP
15 31 (21.09%) VLAN
16 29 (19.73%) DNS
17 28 (19.05%) ITIL
18 27 (18.37%) Wi-Fi
19 26 (17.69%) CCNA
19 26 (17.69%) DHCP
19 26 (17.69%) TCP/IP
20 25 (17.01%) EIGRP
21 24 (16.33%) Linux
21 24 (16.33%) Frame Relay
22 23 (15.65%) Aruba

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 11 (7.48%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (3.40%) IIS
4 4 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.04%) Apache
6 2 (1.36%) Lync
7 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (8.16%) MS Office
2 11 (7.48%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.44%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 86 (58.50%) Wireless
2 84 (57.14%) LAN
3 70 (47.62%) WAN
3 70 (47.62%) Firewall
4 68 (46.26%) VPN
5 41 (27.89%) MPLS
6 39 (26.53%) VoIP
6 39 (26.53%) IPsec
6 39 (26.53%) Network Security
7 37 (25.17%) BGP
8 35 (23.81%) OSPF
9 31 (21.09%) VLAN
10 29 (19.73%) DNS
11 27 (18.37%) Wi-Fi
12 26 (17.69%) TCP/IP
12 26 (17.69%) DHCP
13 25 (17.01%) EIGRP
14 24 (16.33%) Frame Relay
15 22 (14.97%) SSL
16 17 (11.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.72%) Big Data
3 3 (2.04%) CorVu
4 2 (1.36%) DB2
4 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.68%) MySQL
General
1 38 (25.85%) Telecoms
2 15 (10.20%) Marketing
3 11 (7.48%) Retail
4 10 (6.80%) Finance
5 4 (2.72%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.04%) Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (29.93%) Network Engineer
2 21 (14.29%) Architect
3 17 (11.56%) Wireless Engineer
4 15 (10.20%) Network Architect
4 15 (10.20%) Consultant
5 13 (8.84%) Network Design Architect
6 12 (8.16%) Technical Engineer
7 11 (7.48%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 11 (7.48%) Technical Architect
8 10 (6.80%) Network Designer
8 10 (6.80%) Designer
9 8 (5.44%) Network Support
10 7 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
10 7 (4.76%) Network Security Consultant
10 7 (4.76%) Network Consultant
10 7 (4.76%) Security Consultant
10 7 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
11 6 (4.08%) Support Engineer
11 6 (4.08%) Project Manager
11 6 (4.08%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.68%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (0.68%) Middleware
1 1 (0.68%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (2.72%) iPhone
2 4 (2.72%) PKI
2 4 (2.72%) Visualisation
2 4 (2.72%) iPad
3 3 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.04%) EPoS
3 3 (2.04%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.36%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (1.36%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.68%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.33%) Linux
2 22 (14.97%) Windows
3 20 (13.61%) UNIX
4 12 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.40%) Windows 8
6 5 (3.40%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (2.72%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.72%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.72%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.36%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.68%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (0.68%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.68%) SUSE
9 1 (0.68%) AIX
9 1 (0.68%) Solaris
9 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (35.37%) Network Design
2 28 (19.05%) ITIL
3 14 (9.52%) Service Management
3 14 (9.52%) Load Balancing
4 12 (8.16%) Project Management
4 12 (8.16%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (6.80%) Change Management
5 10 (6.80%) Problem Management
6 7 (4.76%) OpenUP
6 7 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 7 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 7 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (4.08%) TOGAF
7 6 (4.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (3.40%) Change Control
8 5 (3.40%) ITIL V3
8 5 (3.40%) Risk Management
8 5 (3.40%) Server Monitoring
8 5 (3.40%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (2.72%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.80%) SQL
2 4 (2.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 45 (30.61%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (21.09%) CCNP
3 26 (17.69%) CCNA
4 22 (14.97%) Degree
5 11 (7.48%) CCIE
6 10 (6.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (6.12%) Security Cleared
8 8 (5.44%) SC Cleared
9 7 (4.76%) CCIP
9 7 (4.76%) CCDA
9 7 (4.76%) CCDP
10 5 (3.40%) MCSE
11 3 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.36%) ACCA
12 2 (1.36%) CCSE
12 2 (1.36%) MCP
12 2 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.68%) Check Point Certification
13 1 (0.68%) CEH
13 1 (0.68%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.20%) SLA
2 7 (4.76%) ISO 9001
3 5 (3.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (6.80%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.72%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.36%) vSphere
4 1 (0.68%) XenServer
4 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (3.40%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (2.72%) CA Spectrum
3 3 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.36%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.68%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 112 (76.19%) Cisco
2 42 (28.57%) Juniper
3 37 (25.17%) HP
4 36 (24.49%) CheckPoint
5 23 (15.65%) Aruba
6 22 (14.97%) Avaya
7 16 (10.88%) VMware
8 15 (10.20%) Microsoft
9 14 (9.52%) F5
10 10 (6.80%) Huawei
11 8 (5.44%) Apple
11 8 (5.44%) Citrix
12 6 (4.08%) Dell
12 6 (4.08%) Meraki
12 6 (4.08%) Meru Networks
13 5 (3.40%) Aerohive Networks
13 5 (3.40%) Ruckus Wireless
13 5 (3.40%) Nokia
13 5 (3.40%) Siemens
13 5 (3.40%) BT
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