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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 398 387 370
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -17
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 45 61 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.05% 1.21% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 26 45 52
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
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
4277 5059 4742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.58% 22.50% 22.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3465 3742 3670
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
(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 +6 20 £43,750 +9.37% 3
Hampshire +22 16 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Surrey +18 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Oxfordshire +1 3 £24,500 -45.55%
Buckinghamshire -15 3 £36,250 - 1
East Sussex - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 68 (74.73%) LAN
2 50 (54.95%) Cisco
3 47 (51.65%) WAN
4 39 (42.86%) Wireless
5 36 (39.56%) Firewall
6 34 (37.36%) Active Directory
7 28 (30.77%) VPN
8 27 (29.67%) Microsoft
8 27 (29.67%) VMware
9 25 (27.47%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (24.18%) Windows
10 22 (24.18%) ITIL
11 21 (23.08%) SAN
12 20 (21.98%) Citrix
13 19 (20.88%) HP
14 17 (18.68%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (18.68%) Degree
14 17 (18.68%) Wi-Fi
15 16 (17.58%) Telecoms
16 15 (16.48%) IPsec
16 15 (16.48%) MS Exchange
17 14 (15.38%) TCP/IP
18 13 (14.29%) CCNP
18 13 (14.29%) Hyper-V
19 12 (13.19%) Juniper
19 12 (13.19%) DNS
19 12 (13.19%) DHCP
19 12 (13.19%) SQL
19 12 (13.19%) MS Office
19 12 (13.19%) VLAN

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 15 (16.48%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.99%) Lync
3 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (13.19%) MS Office
2 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.30%) SOLIDWORKS
3 3 (3.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.10%) SaaS
2 1 (1.10%) PaaS
2 1 (1.10%) IaaS
2 1 (1.10%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 68 (74.73%) LAN
2 47 (51.65%) WAN
3 39 (42.86%) Wireless
4 36 (39.56%) Firewall
5 28 (30.77%) VPN
6 21 (23.08%) SAN
7 17 (18.68%) Wi-Fi
8 15 (16.48%) IPsec
9 14 (15.38%) TCP/IP
10 12 (13.19%) DNS
10 12 (13.19%) DHCP
10 12 (13.19%) VLAN
11 11 (12.09%) MPLS
12 10 (10.99%) Ethernet
12 10 (10.99%) Network Security
13 9 (9.89%) NAS
13 9 (9.89%) BGP
14 8 (8.79%) OSPF
14 8 (8.79%) 3G
15 7 (7.69%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.20%) CorVu
General
1 16 (17.58%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.79%) Retail
2 8 (8.79%) Marketing
3 7 (7.69%) Electronics
4 3 (3.30%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.20%) Publishing
5 2 (2.20%) Back Office
6 1 (1.10%) Finance
6 1 (1.10%) French Language
Job Titles
1 21 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 16 (17.58%) Analyst
3 12 (13.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (9.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 7 (7.69%) Architect
5 7 (7.69%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 6 (6.59%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.59%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Network Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) Design Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Consultant
7 5 (5.49%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) Radio Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) IT Support
7 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Solution Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) Middleware
1 2 (2.20%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.49%) User Experience
3 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.30%) EqualLogic
4 3 (3.30%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.20%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.20%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.20%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.20%) EPoS
5 2 (2.20%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.20%) PKI
5 2 (2.20%) Statistics
5 2 (2.20%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 22 (24.18%) Windows
2 10 (10.99%) Linux
3 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.40%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.30%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.30%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.18%) ITIL
2 11 (12.09%) Network Design
3 6 (6.59%) Project Management
4 4 (4.40%) Change Management
4 4 (4.40%) Document Management
4 4 (4.40%) OpenUP
4 4 (4.40%) WAN Optimisation
5 3 (3.30%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (3.30%) Mentoring
5 3 (3.30%) ERP
6 2 (2.20%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.20%) Security Management
6 2 (2.20%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.20%) Business Continuity
6 2 (2.20%) Migration
6 2 (2.20%) Network Planning
6 2 (2.20%) Logistics
6 2 (2.20%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (2.20%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.19%) SQL
2 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
2 1 (1.10%) R
2 1 (1.10%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (18.68%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (18.68%) Degree
2 13 (14.29%) CCNP
3 10 (10.99%) CCNA
4 6 (6.59%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.30%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.30%) CCDP
5 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.30%) MCSE
6 2 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.20%) CWNA
6 2 (2.20%) CWSP
6 2 (2.20%) CWAP
6 2 (2.20%) CWNE
6 2 (2.20%) HP ASE
7 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 34 (37.36%) Active Directory
2 25 (27.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.79%) XenApp
4 8 (8.79%) XenDesktop
4 8 (8.79%) vSphere
5 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.10%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.20%) SCCM
1 2 (2.20%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (2.20%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.10%) vMotion
2 1 (1.10%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 50 (54.95%) Cisco
2 27 (29.67%) Microsoft
2 27 (29.67%) VMware
3 20 (21.98%) Citrix
4 19 (20.88%) HP
5 12 (13.19%) Juniper
6 6 (6.59%) CheckPoint
6 6 (6.59%) Riverbed
7 5 (5.49%) Avaya
8 4 (4.40%) Dell
8 4 (4.40%) Brocade
9 3 (3.30%) Fortinet
9 3 (3.30%) WatchGuard
9 3 (3.30%) Epicor
9 3 (3.30%) EMC
9 3 (3.30%) Adobe
9 3 (3.30%) Aruba
9 3 (3.30%) Aerohive Networks
10 2 (2.20%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.20%) Symantec
Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £400 - 500 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 24 days ago