The first table below looks at the demand for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 207 204 210
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 17 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 0.71% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 5
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +28.90%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.48% +2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1038 842 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.88% 16.14% 19.49%
Number of salaries quoted 874 698 922
Average salary £35,000 £38,472 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.02% +9.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WLAN
England

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WLAN
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the South West region.

WLAN Salary Trend in the South West

WLAN
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

WLAN Salary Histogram in the South West

WLAN
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Devon - 12 £35,000 -
Dorset - 5 - -
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 24 (100.00%) LAN
2 23 (95.83%) Cisco
3 20 (83.33%) WAN
4 16 (66.67%) Windows
5 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
7 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (50.00%) Avaya
7 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 12 (50.00%) MCITP
7 12 (50.00%) Lync
8 8 (33.33%) Firewall
8 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 7 (29.17%) SSL
9 7 (29.17%) HP
9 7 (29.17%) Wireless
9 7 (29.17%) VMware
9 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (25.00%) Network Design
10 6 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (20.83%) Cisco CUCM
11 5 (20.83%) vSphere
11 5 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (20.83%) SCCM
11 5 (20.83%) Dell
11 5 (20.83%) IBM
11 5 (20.83%) IIS
11 5 (20.83%) Linux
12 4 (16.67%) Migration
12 4 (16.67%) Project Management

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (50.00%) Lync
2 5 (20.83%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) LAN
2 20 (83.33%) WAN
3 8 (33.33%) Firewall
3 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (29.17%) SSL
4 7 (29.17%) Wireless
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (12.50%) SSH
6 3 (12.50%) VPN
7 2 (8.33%) 3G
7 2 (8.33%) DNS
7 2 (8.33%) DHCP
7 2 (8.33%) Packet Switching
7 2 (8.33%) SMS
7 2 (8.33%) UMTS
7 2 (8.33%) ADSL
7 2 (8.33%) GPRS
7 2 (8.33%) GSM
7 2 (8.33%) LTE
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Project Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Network Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Network Support
4 3 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Support Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Wireless Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) UNIX
3 2 (8.33%) Solaris
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Network Design
2 4 (16.67%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (50.00%) MCITP
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) CCNA
5 1 (4.17%) CCIE
5 1 (4.17%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (20.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Cisco
2 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 12 (50.00%) Avaya
4 7 (29.17%) HP
4 7 (29.17%) VMware
5 5 (20.83%) Dell
5 5 (20.83%) IBM
6 2 (8.33%) Opsware
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