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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 397 418 344
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -74
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 45 39 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.17% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.00% 0.80% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 82
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,750 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
4506 4859 5249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.66% 21.17% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3432 3824 4231
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 May 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 May 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
Hampshire +11 14 £42,500 +1.79% 2
Berkshire -15 14 £67,500 +42.10% 1
Buckinghamshire +9 6 £70,000 +42.85% 1
Surrey +19 5 £19,000 -62.00%
West Sussex +5 3 £36,250 -27.50%
Middlesex - 3 £30,000 -
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 71 (72.45%) LAN
2 63 (64.29%) Cisco
3 59 (60.20%) Wireless
4 45 (45.92%) WAN
5 37 (37.76%) Firewall
6 30 (30.61%) HP
7 26 (26.53%) VPN
8 25 (25.51%) Wi-Fi
8 25 (25.51%) Aruba
9 24 (24.49%) ITIL
10 21 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (20.41%) Juniper
11 20 (20.41%) Windows
11 20 (20.41%) CheckPoint
11 20 (20.41%) MPLS
12 19 (19.39%) OSPF
12 19 (19.39%) BGP
12 19 (19.39%) VoIP
12 19 (19.39%) CCNP
12 19 (19.39%) VMware
13 18 (18.37%) Microsoft
14 16 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (15.31%) Active Directory
16 14 (14.29%) Brocade
17 13 (13.27%) VLAN
17 13 (13.27%) Network Security
18 12 (12.24%) Cisco ASA
18 12 (12.24%) Hyper-V
18 12 (12.24%) Degree
18 12 (12.24%) IPsec

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 8 (8.16%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.08%) Lync
2 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (11.22%) MS Office
2 10 (10.20%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.08%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (3.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.02%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 71 (72.45%) LAN
2 59 (60.20%) Wireless
3 45 (45.92%) WAN
4 37 (37.76%) Firewall
5 26 (26.53%) VPN
6 25 (25.51%) Wi-Fi
7 20 (20.41%) MPLS
8 19 (19.39%) OSPF
8 19 (19.39%) BGP
8 19 (19.39%) VoIP
9 13 (13.27%) VLAN
9 13 (13.27%) Network Security
10 12 (12.24%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (12.24%) IPsec
10 12 (12.24%) SAN
11 11 (11.22%) TCP/IP
12 10 (10.20%) SSL
12 10 (10.20%) Frame Relay
12 10 (10.20%) EIGRP
13 9 (9.18%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.08%) CorVu
General
1 11 (11.22%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.16%) Retail
3 6 (6.12%) Electronics
4 4 (4.08%) Finance
4 4 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.04%) Publishing
5 2 (2.04%) Marketing
6 1 (1.02%) Games
6 1 (1.02%) Back Office
6 1 (1.02%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (24.49%) Network Engineer
2 18 (18.37%) Consultant
3 15 (15.31%) Sales Consultant
3 15 (15.31%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 14 (14.29%) Architect
5 8 (8.16%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Network Architect
7 6 (6.12%) Wireless Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Design Engineer
8 5 (5.10%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (5.10%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (5.10%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.10%) Technical Architect
8 5 (5.10%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
9 4 (4.08%) Radio Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) IT Manager
9 4 (4.08%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.08%) Administrator
9 4 (4.08%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.22%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.10%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (4.08%) User Experience
3 4 (4.08%) Private Cloud
3 4 (4.08%) Public Cloud
3 4 (4.08%) PKI
4 3 (3.06%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.04%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.04%) Statistics
5 2 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.04%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.04%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.02%) EPoS
6 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.41%) Windows
2 8 (8.16%) Linux
2 8 (8.16%) UNIX
2 8 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.06%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.06%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.49%) ITIL
2 11 (11.22%) Load Balancing
3 10 (10.20%) Mentoring
3 10 (10.20%) Network Design
4 7 (7.14%) Service Management
4 7 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (6.12%) Problem Management
5 6 (6.12%) Business Continuity
6 5 (5.10%) Document Management
6 5 (5.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (5.10%) Risk Management
6 5 (5.10%) Server Monitoring
7 4 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (4.08%) ERP
7 4 (4.08%) Network Planning
7 4 (4.08%) Migration
7 4 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (3.06%) TOGAF
8 3 (3.06%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.06%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (1.02%) MATLAB
2 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.02%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (19.39%) CCNP
3 12 (12.24%) Degree
4 11 (11.22%) CCNA
5 7 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 7 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.10%) HP ASE
6 5 (5.10%) MCSE
6 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.04%) ACCA
7 2 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.04%) MCITP
7 2 (2.04%) MCSA
7 2 (2.04%) CCIP
7 2 (2.04%) MCP
7 2 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (2.04%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.02%) HP APS
8 1 (1.02%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.06%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (15.31%) Active Directory
3 12 (12.24%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.04%) Xen
4 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.02%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.04%) SCCM
1 2 (2.04%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 63 (64.29%) Cisco
2 30 (30.61%) HP
3 25 (25.51%) Aruba
4 20 (20.41%) Juniper
4 20 (20.41%) CheckPoint
5 19 (19.39%) VMware
6 18 (18.37%) Microsoft
7 14 (14.29%) Brocade
8 11 (11.22%) Citrix
9 10 (10.20%) Fortinet
9 10 (10.20%) Meraki
10 8 (8.16%) Meru Networks
10 8 (8.16%) Aerohive Networks
11 6 (6.12%) Ruckus Wireless
12 5 (5.10%) Infoblox
12 5 (5.10%) Polycom
12 5 (5.10%) Nokia
12 5 (5.10%) Siemens
13 4 (4.08%) Epicor
13 4 (4.08%) Riverbed
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