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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 373 377 315
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -62
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 57 33 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.16% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.28% 0.78% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 43 25 123
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,700 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £64,875 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.20% -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
4467 4213 5219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.86% 20.82% 23.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3412 3314 4341
Average salary £42,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +18 35 £53,050 +11.68% 4
Surrey -6 9 £48,750 -
Middlesex +17 5 £52,500 -12.50%
Hampshire -26 5 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +8 3 £57,000 - 2
Kent - 2 £35,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £42,500 -
East Sussex -19 1 £42,500 +49.12%
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 105 (80.15%) Cisco
2 78 (59.54%) LAN
3 76 (58.02%) Wireless
4 63 (48.09%) Firewall
4 63 (48.09%) VPN
5 61 (46.56%) WAN
6 42 (32.06%) Network Design
7 40 (30.53%) Juniper
7 40 (30.53%) Cisco Certification
8 39 (29.77%) Network Security
9 38 (29.01%) HP
10 37 (28.24%) IPsec
11 34 (25.95%) MPLS
12 32 (24.43%) BGP
12 32 (24.43%) Telecoms
12 32 (24.43%) CCNP
12 32 (24.43%) VoIP
12 32 (24.43%) Aruba
13 31 (23.66%) CheckPoint
14 30 (22.90%) OSPF
15 25 (19.08%) Wi-Fi
15 25 (19.08%) ITIL
16 22 (16.79%) Avaya
17 21 (16.03%) VLAN
18 20 (15.27%) Windows
19 19 (14.50%) SSL
19 19 (14.50%) VMware
20 18 (13.74%) Degree
20 18 (13.74%) EIGRP
21 17 (12.98%) DNS

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 10 (7.63%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (3.82%) IIS
4 4 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.53%) Lync
5 2 (1.53%) Apache
6 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (7.63%) MS Office
2 9 (6.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.11%) Office 365
2 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 78 (59.54%) LAN
2 76 (58.02%) Wireless
3 63 (48.09%) Firewall
3 63 (48.09%) VPN
4 61 (46.56%) WAN
5 39 (29.77%) Network Security
6 37 (28.24%) IPsec
7 34 (25.95%) MPLS
8 32 (24.43%) BGP
8 32 (24.43%) VoIP
9 30 (22.90%) OSPF
10 25 (19.08%) Wi-Fi
11 21 (16.03%) VLAN
12 19 (14.50%) SSL
13 18 (13.74%) EIGRP
14 17 (12.98%) DNS
14 17 (12.98%) TCP/IP
14 17 (12.98%) Frame Relay
15 14 (10.69%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (10.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.05%) Big Data
3 2 (1.53%) CorVu
3 2 (1.53%) DB2
3 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 32 (24.43%) Telecoms
2 15 (11.45%) Marketing
3 11 (8.40%) Retail
4 8 (6.11%) Finance
5 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.29%) Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (32.06%) Network Engineer
2 19 (14.50%) Architect
3 16 (12.21%) Consultant
4 13 (9.92%) Network Architect
5 12 (9.16%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 12 (9.16%) Wireless Engineer
5 12 (9.16%) Sales Consultant
6 10 (7.63%) Senior Network Engineer
6 10 (7.63%) Network Design Architect
6 10 (7.63%) Designer
6 10 (7.63%) Network Designer
7 8 (6.11%) Network Support
7 8 (6.11%) Support Engineer
7 8 (6.11%) Technical Architect
8 7 (5.34%) Network Support Engineer
9 6 (4.58%) Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (3.82%) Administrator
10 5 (3.82%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (3.82%) Network Administrator
10 5 (3.82%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.53%) Middleware
2 1 (0.76%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (0.76%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.87%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (3.05%) iPad
2 4 (3.05%) Visualisation
2 4 (3.05%) iPhone
3 3 (2.29%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.53%) PKI
4 2 (1.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.53%) EPoS
4 2 (1.53%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (1.53%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.27%) Windows
2 17 (12.98%) Linux
3 15 (11.45%) UNIX
4 10 (7.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (7.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (4.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.05%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.05%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.05%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (3.05%) Mac OS X
6 4 (3.05%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.76%) AIX
8 1 (0.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (32.06%) Network Design
2 25 (19.08%) ITIL
3 17 (12.98%) Load Balancing
4 13 (9.92%) Service Management
4 13 (9.92%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (7.63%) Problem Management
6 8 (6.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 8 (6.11%) Risk Management
6 8 (6.11%) Server Monitoring
7 7 (5.34%) Change Management
7 7 (5.34%) Project Management
7 7 (5.34%) OpenUP
8 6 (4.58%) TOGAF
9 5 (3.82%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (3.82%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.05%) Change Control
10 4 (3.05%) Business Continuity
10 4 (3.05%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.05%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (2.29%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.87%) SQL
2 3 (2.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (30.53%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (24.43%) CCNP
3 18 (13.74%) Degree
4 17 (12.98%) CCNA
5 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (6.87%) CCIE
6 7 (5.34%) CCIP
6 7 (5.34%) CCDA
6 7 (5.34%) CCDP
7 5 (3.82%) MCSE
8 4 (3.05%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.05%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.29%) HP ASE
10 2 (1.53%) ACCA
11 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.76%) MCP
11 1 (0.76%) HP APS
11 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.63%) SLA
2 5 (3.82%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (6.87%) Hyper-V
2 7 (5.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.05%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.53%) vSphere
5 2 (1.53%) Xen
6 1 (0.76%) Firmware
6 1 (0.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (3.82%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (3.05%) CA Spectrum
3 3 (2.29%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 105 (80.15%) Cisco
2 40 (30.53%) Juniper
3 38 (29.01%) HP
4 32 (24.43%) Aruba
5 31 (23.66%) CheckPoint
6 22 (16.79%) Avaya
7 19 (14.50%) VMware
8 15 (11.45%) Microsoft
9 10 (7.63%) F5
9 10 (7.63%) Citrix
10 9 (6.87%) Meraki
10 9 (6.87%) Huawei
10 9 (6.87%) Brocade
11 8 (6.11%) Polycom
11 8 (6.11%) Siemens
11 8 (6.11%) Apple
12 7 (5.34%) Meru Networks
13 6 (4.58%) Fortinet
13 6 (4.58%) Dell
13 6 (4.58%) Nokia
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