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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 409 405 345
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -60
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 45 48 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.20% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 0.97% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 30 33 102
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £28,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -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
4712 4947 5410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.88% 20.65% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3572 3843 4314
Average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 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 17 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
(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 +5 21 £44,000 -2.22%
Hampshire +3 9 £42,500 +3.65% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 7 £70,000 - 1
Surrey +15 5 £52,500 +10.52% 1
West Sussex +10 2 £42,500 +13.33%
East Sussex -18 1 £47,500 +66.66%
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 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 85 (78.70%) Cisco
2 72 (66.67%) LAN
3 69 (63.89%) Wireless
4 54 (50.00%) Firewall
5 52 (48.15%) WAN
6 41 (37.96%) HP
7 39 (36.11%) VPN
8 33 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
9 29 (26.85%) CCNP
9 29 (26.85%) Aruba
10 26 (24.07%) Network Security
10 26 (24.07%) IPsec
11 25 (23.15%) Juniper
12 24 (22.22%) ITIL
13 23 (21.30%) Wi-Fi
13 23 (21.30%) CheckPoint
13 23 (21.30%) MPLS
14 22 (20.37%) VoIP
15 21 (19.44%) BGP
15 21 (19.44%) VMware
16 20 (18.52%) OSPF
17 19 (17.59%) Microsoft
18 18 (16.67%) Windows
18 18 (16.67%) Telecoms
18 18 (16.67%) VLAN
19 17 (15.74%) Degree
19 17 (15.74%) Network Design
19 17 (15.74%) Cisco ASA
20 15 (13.89%) SSL
20 15 (13.89%) SAN

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 11 (10.19%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (4.63%) Lync
3 5 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.70%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.93%) IIS
6 1 (0.93%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) MS Office
2 9 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.78%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.63%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 72 (66.67%) LAN
2 69 (63.89%) Wireless
3 54 (50.00%) Firewall
4 52 (48.15%) WAN
5 39 (36.11%) VPN
6 26 (24.07%) IPsec
6 26 (24.07%) Network Security
7 23 (21.30%) Wi-Fi
7 23 (21.30%) MPLS
8 22 (20.37%) VoIP
9 21 (19.44%) BGP
10 20 (18.52%) OSPF
11 18 (16.67%) VLAN
12 17 (15.74%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (13.89%) SSL
13 15 (13.89%) SAN
14 10 (9.26%) EIGRP
15 9 (8.33%) TCP/IP
15 9 (8.33%) FWSM
15 9 (8.33%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.78%) CorVu
3 1 (0.93%) DB2
General
1 18 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.33%) Retail
3 8 (7.41%) Marketing
4 3 (2.78%) Finance
4 3 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.85%) Publishing
5 2 (1.85%) Games
6 1 (0.93%) Advertising
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (36.11%) Network Engineer
2 19 (17.59%) Consultant
3 16 (14.81%) Sales Consultant
3 16 (14.81%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 13 (12.04%) Senior Network Engineer
4 13 (12.04%) Architect
5 7 (6.48%) Technical Architect
6 6 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (5.56%) Network Architect
6 6 (5.56%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
6 6 (5.56%) Wireless Engineer
7 4 (3.70%) Designer
7 4 (3.70%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (3.70%) Network Support
7 4 (3.70%) Network Administrator
7 4 (3.70%) Administrator
7 4 (3.70%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.85%) Middleware
2 1 (0.93%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (2.78%) iPhone
2 3 (2.78%) iPad
2 3 (2.78%) PKI
2 3 (2.78%) Mathematics
2 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.85%) Private Cloud
3 2 (1.85%) Public Cloud
3 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.85%) Fat Client
3 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.85%) Statistics
3 2 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (1.85%) EPoS
3 2 (1.85%) Thin Client
3 2 (1.85%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.67%) Windows
2 11 (10.19%) Linux
3 10 (9.26%) UNIX
3 10 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.63%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.78%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.78%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.85%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.93%) SUSE
8 1 (0.93%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.22%) ITIL
2 17 (15.74%) Network Design
3 13 (12.04%) Load Balancing
4 12 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (10.19%) Service Management
6 9 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 9 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
6 9 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 8 (7.41%) Mentoring
8 5 (4.63%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (4.63%) Migration
8 5 (4.63%) Business Continuity
8 5 (4.63%) TOGAF
9 4 (3.70%) OpenUP
10 3 (2.78%) Document Management
10 3 (2.78%) Logistics
10 3 (2.78%) Network Planning
10 3 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (2.78%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.56%) SQL
2 3 (2.78%) Perl
3 1 (0.93%) C
3 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (26.85%) CCNP
3 17 (15.74%) Degree
4 15 (13.89%) CCNA
5 9 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (7.41%) SC Cleared
6 8 (7.41%) Security Cleared
7 7 (6.48%) MCSE
8 5 (4.63%) CCIE
8 5 (4.63%) HP ASE
9 2 (1.85%) MCITP
9 2 (1.85%) MCP
9 2 (1.85%) MCSA
9 2 (1.85%) CCDA
9 2 (1.85%) CCDP
9 2 (1.85%) CCIP
9 2 (1.85%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.85%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) ISO 9001
1 3 (2.78%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.19%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.48%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.85%) Xen
4 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.85%) XenServer
4 2 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.93%) vSphere
5 1 (0.93%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (1.85%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.85%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.85%) SCCM
2 2 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 85 (78.70%) Cisco
2 41 (37.96%) HP
3 29 (26.85%) Aruba
4 25 (23.15%) Juniper
5 23 (21.30%) CheckPoint
6 21 (19.44%) VMware
7 19 (17.59%) Microsoft
8 15 (13.89%) Brocade
9 12 (11.11%) Avaya
10 11 (10.19%) Fortinet
11 10 (9.26%) Citrix
11 10 (9.26%) Meraki
12 9 (8.33%) Siemens
12 9 (8.33%) Polycom
13 8 (7.41%) Meru Networks
13 8 (7.41%) Aerohive Networks
14 6 (5.56%) Ruckus Wireless
14 6 (5.56%) Nokia
15 5 (4.63%) Infoblox
15 5 (4.63%) Apple
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 19,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: negotiable plus package
Posted: 5 days ago