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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 384 382 320
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -62
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 52 39 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.19% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.15% 0.92% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 42 32 108
Average salary £52,500 £41,250 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £28,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,750 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -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
4540 4246 5077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.89% 20.51% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3492 3300 4104
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +29 33 £53,050 +11.68%
Surrey -8 8 £53,750 +13.15%
Hampshire -9 7 £42,500 +36.00%
Middlesex - 4 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire +7 2 £70,000 - 1
East Sussex -22 1 £47,500 +66.66%
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 104 (83.20%) Cisco
2 82 (65.60%) LAN
3 71 (56.80%) Wireless
4 65 (52.00%) WAN
5 59 (47.20%) VPN
6 57 (45.60%) Firewall
7 42 (33.60%) HP
8 40 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
9 37 (29.60%) Juniper
9 37 (29.60%) Network Security
10 36 (28.80%) Network Design
10 36 (28.80%) IPsec
11 34 (27.20%) Aruba
12 33 (26.40%) CCNP
13 32 (25.60%) Telecoms
13 32 (25.60%) MPLS
14 30 (24.00%) CheckPoint
15 29 (23.20%) BGP
16 27 (21.60%) OSPF
17 26 (20.80%) VoIP
17 26 (20.80%) ITIL
18 23 (18.40%) Wi-Fi
19 22 (17.60%) VMware
20 21 (16.80%) Avaya
21 20 (16.00%) Windows
21 20 (16.00%) Microsoft
22 19 (15.20%) VLAN
22 19 (15.20%) Degree
23 18 (14.40%) Load Balancing
23 18 (14.40%) SSL

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 11 (8.80%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.20%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (3.20%) Lync
5 2 (1.60%) Apache
5 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.80%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.80%) IIS
6 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (8.00%) MS Office
1 10 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.40%) Office 365
2 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 82 (65.60%) LAN
2 71 (56.80%) Wireless
3 65 (52.00%) WAN
4 59 (47.20%) VPN
5 57 (45.60%) Firewall
6 37 (29.60%) Network Security
7 36 (28.80%) IPsec
8 32 (25.60%) MPLS
9 29 (23.20%) BGP
10 27 (21.60%) OSPF
11 26 (20.80%) VoIP
12 23 (18.40%) Wi-Fi
13 19 (15.20%) VLAN
14 18 (14.40%) SSL
15 16 (12.80%) SAN
16 15 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
17 14 (11.20%) Frame Relay
17 14 (11.20%) EIGRP
18 13 (10.40%) ATM
19 12 (9.60%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.80%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.60%) DB2
2 2 (1.60%) CorVu
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 32 (25.60%) Telecoms
2 15 (12.00%) Marketing
3 13 (10.40%) Retail
4 6 (4.80%) Finance
5 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.60%) Games
6 2 (1.60%) Banking
7 1 (0.80%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (33.60%) Network Engineer
2 20 (16.00%) Architect
3 15 (12.00%) Consultant
4 14 (11.20%) Sales Consultant
4 14 (11.20%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 11 (8.80%) Senior Network Engineer
5 11 (8.80%) Network Architect
6 10 (8.00%) Wireless Engineer
6 10 (8.00%) Designer
6 10 (8.00%) Network Designer
7 9 (7.20%) Technical Architect
8 8 (6.40%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.40%) Infrastructure Architect
8 8 (6.40%) Network Support
8 8 (6.40%) Network Design Architect
9 7 (5.60%) Network Support Engineer
9 7 (5.60%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (4.00%) Administrator
10 5 (4.00%) Network Administrator
10 5 (4.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.40%) Middleware
2 1 (0.80%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.80%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (3.20%) iPhone
2 4 (3.20%) iPad
3 3 (2.40%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.40%) PKI
4 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.60%) EPoS
5 1 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.00%) Windows
2 13 (10.40%) Linux
3 11 (8.80%) UNIX
4 10 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (5.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.20%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.20%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.20%) Mac OS X
6 4 (3.20%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.60%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.80%) SUSE
8 1 (0.80%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.80%) Network Design
2 26 (20.80%) ITIL
3 18 (14.40%) Load Balancing
4 13 (10.40%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (9.60%) Service Management
6 11 (8.80%) Problem Management
7 9 (7.20%) Server Monitoring
7 9 (7.20%) Risk Management
7 9 (7.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (5.60%) TOGAF
8 7 (5.60%) OpenUP
8 7 (5.60%) Mentoring
9 5 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (4.00%) Change Management
10 4 (3.20%) Migration
10 4 (3.20%) Business Continuity
11 3 (2.40%) Mobile Device Management
11 3 (2.40%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (2.40%) Network Planning
12 2 (1.60%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.00%) SQL
2 3 (2.40%) Perl
3 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (26.40%) CCNP
3 19 (15.20%) Degree
4 16 (12.80%) CCNA
5 10 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (7.20%) CCIE
7 7 (5.60%) CCDA
7 7 (5.60%) CCDP
7 7 (5.60%) CCIP
8 6 (4.80%) MCSE
9 4 (3.20%) SC Cleared
9 4 (3.20%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.40%) HP ASE
11 2 (1.60%) MCITP
11 2 (1.60%) MCSA
11 2 (1.60%) MCP
11 2 (1.60%) ACCA
12 1 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.40%) SLA
2 2 (1.60%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (9.60%) Hyper-V
2 9 (7.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.80%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.20%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.60%) XenServer
5 2 (1.60%) vSphere
5 2 (1.60%) Xen
6 1 (0.80%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (3.20%) CA Spectrum
3 3 (2.40%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 104 (83.20%) Cisco
2 42 (33.60%) HP
3 37 (29.60%) Juniper
4 34 (27.20%) Aruba
5 30 (24.00%) CheckPoint
6 22 (17.60%) VMware
7 21 (16.80%) Avaya
8 20 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 12 (9.60%) Citrix
10 10 (8.00%) Brocade
10 10 (8.00%) Meraki
11 9 (7.20%) Polycom
11 9 (7.20%) Siemens
12 8 (6.40%) Apple
12 8 (6.40%) Meru Networks
13 7 (5.60%) F5
13 7 (5.60%) Fortinet
13 7 (5.60%) Nokia
13 7 (5.60%) Huawei
14 6 (4.80%) Aerohive Networks
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