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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 378 353 327
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -26
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 64 69 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.32% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.27% 1.46% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 49 55 111
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
5023 4726 5273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.26% 22.24% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3734 3655 4307
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 August 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 29 August 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 +21 31 £40,000 +3.89% 4
Hampshire -11 20 £40,000 +2.56%
Oxfordshire +4 7 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Buckinghamshire -14 5 - -
Surrey -19 2 £46,250 -2.63%
West Sussex -17 1 £50,000 +49.25%
East Sussex - 1 £47,500 -
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 63 (62.38%) Cisco
2 59 (58.42%) Wireless
3 53 (52.48%) LAN
4 45 (44.55%) Firewall
5 37 (36.63%) VPN
6 35 (34.65%) WAN
7 33 (32.67%) Network Design
8 32 (31.68%) DNS
8 32 (31.68%) VoIP
9 31 (30.69%) TCP/IP
10 30 (29.70%) DHCP
11 29 (28.71%) IPsec
12 28 (27.72%) Cisco Certification
13 27 (26.73%) CheckPoint
14 26 (25.74%) SNMP
14 26 (25.74%) Network Security
15 25 (24.75%) VLAN
15 25 (24.75%) Juniper
15 25 (24.75%) OSPF
16 24 (23.76%) BGP
17 23 (22.77%) EIGRP
17 23 (22.77%) MPLS
17 23 (22.77%) Frame Relay
17 23 (22.77%) Cisco IOS
18 21 (20.79%) HP
18 21 (20.79%) SSL
19 19 (18.81%) PPP
19 19 (18.81%) CCNA
20 18 (17.82%) CCNP
20 18 (17.82%) Linux

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4 (3.96%) IIS
1 4 (3.96%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.98%) Apache
2 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.95%) MS Office
3 1 (0.99%) MS Project
3 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Epicor Vantage
Communications & Networking
1 59 (58.42%) Wireless
2 53 (52.48%) LAN
3 45 (44.55%) Firewall
4 37 (36.63%) VPN
5 35 (34.65%) WAN
6 32 (31.68%) VoIP
6 32 (31.68%) DNS
7 31 (30.69%) TCP/IP
8 30 (29.70%) DHCP
9 29 (28.71%) IPsec
10 26 (25.74%) SNMP
10 26 (25.74%) Network Security
11 25 (24.75%) VLAN
11 25 (24.75%) OSPF
12 24 (23.76%) BGP
13 23 (22.77%) EIGRP
13 23 (22.77%) Cisco IOS
13 23 (22.77%) MPLS
13 23 (22.77%) Frame Relay
14 21 (20.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.96%) Big Data
3 3 (2.97%) CorVu
4 2 (1.98%) MySQL
4 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
General
1 17 (16.83%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.90%) Marketing
3 6 (5.94%) Finance
4 3 (2.97%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.98%) Legal
6 1 (0.99%) French Language
6 1 (0.99%) Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Retail
6 1 (0.99%) Billing
6 1 (0.99%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (22.77%) Network Engineer
2 16 (15.84%) Consultant
3 15 (14.85%) Network Consultant
4 14 (13.86%) Wireless Engineer
5 13 (12.87%) Network Security Consultant
5 13 (12.87%) Security Consultant
5 13 (12.87%) Technical Engineer
6 11 (10.89%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) Senior Design Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) Radio Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) Design Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Architect
8 6 (5.94%) Network Architect
8 6 (5.94%) Sales Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Network Design Architect
9 5 (4.95%) Cisco Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Sales Manager
9 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.96%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
1 4 (3.96%) Visualisation
2 3 (2.97%) PKI
3 2 (1.98%) Firmware
3 2 (1.98%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.98%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (0.99%) EPoS
4 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.99%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.99%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.82%) Linux
2 15 (14.85%) UNIX
3 9 (8.91%) Windows
3 9 (8.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (7.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (4.95%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.98%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.98%) Solaris
7 2 (1.98%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.99%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.99%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.67%) Network Design
2 15 (14.85%) Kalman Filter
3 12 (11.88%) ITIL
3 12 (11.88%) Project Management
4 9 (8.91%) Service Delivery
4 9 (8.91%) Validation
5 7 (6.93%) Service Management
5 7 (6.93%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (4.95%) Change Control
6 5 (4.95%) ITIL V3
6 5 (4.95%) PRINCE2
6 5 (4.95%) Change Management
6 5 (4.95%) Business Continuity
7 3 (2.97%) Document Management
7 3 (2.97%) ERP
7 3 (2.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (2.97%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (2.97%) Data Analysis
7 3 (2.97%) Release Management
8 2 (1.98%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.92%) SQL
2 1 (0.99%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (27.72%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (18.81%) CCNA
3 18 (17.82%) CCNP
4 16 (15.84%) Security Cleared
5 13 (12.87%) Degree
6 7 (6.93%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.97%) CCSE
7 3 (2.97%) Check Point Certification
7 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.97%) MCP
8 2 (1.98%) CCIE
8 2 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.98%) CEH
8 2 (1.98%) CCVP
9 1 (0.99%) Avaya Certification
9 1 (0.99%) CCSA
9 1 (0.99%) CCSP
9 1 (0.99%) MCSE
9 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.89%) SLA
2 7 (6.93%) ISO 9001
3 6 (5.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.95%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.99%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 63 (62.38%) Cisco
2 27 (26.73%) CheckPoint
3 25 (24.75%) Juniper
4 21 (20.79%) HP
5 17 (16.83%) F5
6 15 (14.85%) Avaya
7 7 (6.93%) Blue Coat
8 6 (5.94%) Huawei
8 6 (5.94%) Microsoft
9 5 (4.95%) Mitel
10 4 (3.96%) Aruba
11 3 (2.97%) Epicor
11 3 (2.97%) SolidWorks
12 2 (1.98%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.98%) Exinda
12 2 (1.98%) Fortinet
12 2 (1.98%) ProCurve
13 1 (0.99%) Riverbed
13 1 (0.99%) SolarWinds
13 1 (0.99%) Ruckus Wireless
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