The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 216 218 211
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 26 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 0.13% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.67% 0.79% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 13
Average salary £35,000 £32,853 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.53% -3.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,750 £29,887
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
972 882 1142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.26% 16.64% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 832 679 949
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 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
Devon +20 20 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Wiltshire - 4 £35,000 -
Somerset +3 2 £29,250 -10.96%
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 42 (100.00%) LAN
2 40 (95.24%) WAN
2 40 (95.24%) Microsoft
3 39 (92.86%) Windows
4 37 (88.10%) MS Exchange
4 37 (88.10%) Active Directory
4 37 (88.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (85.71%) Cisco
6 34 (80.95%) Avaya
7 32 (76.19%) Lync
8 31 (73.81%) MCITP
9 20 (47.62%) TCP/IP
10 16 (38.10%) VMware
10 16 (38.10%) SSL
11 14 (33.33%) Migration
11 14 (33.33%) SCCM
11 14 (33.33%) vSphere
11 14 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 13 (30.95%) Project Management
12 13 (30.95%) IBM
12 13 (30.95%) HP
12 13 (30.95%) Dell
12 13 (30.95%) IIS
13 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (16.67%) DNS
14 7 (16.67%) DHCP
15 6 (14.29%) VPN
15 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (11.90%) Firewall
16 5 (11.90%) Wireless

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 37 (88.10%) MS Exchange
2 32 (76.19%) Lync
3 13 (30.95%) IIS
4 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 42 (100.00%) LAN
2 40 (95.24%) WAN
3 20 (47.62%) TCP/IP
4 16 (38.10%) SSL
5 7 (16.67%) DNS
5 7 (16.67%) DHCP
6 6 (14.29%) VPN
7 5 (11.90%) Firewall
7 5 (11.90%) Wireless
7 5 (11.90%) VoIP
8 3 (7.14%) IP Telephony
8 3 (7.14%) VLAN
8 3 (7.14%) MPLS
8 3 (7.14%) SMTP
8 3 (7.14%) ADSL
8 3 (7.14%) FTP
8 3 (7.14%) Unified Communications
9 2 (4.76%) Ethernet
10 1 (2.38%) Internet
General
1 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Project Engineer
2 4 (9.52%) Support Technician
3 3 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
3 3 (7.14%) Network Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) IT Support
4 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (4.76%) IT Administrator
4 2 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (2.38%) Project Consultant
5 1 (2.38%) Consultant
5 1 (2.38%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
1 1 (2.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (92.86%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Migration
2 13 (30.95%) Project Management
3 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.76%) Time Management
5 1 (2.38%) Content Management
5 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) PHP
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (88.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (73.81%) MCITP
3 14 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (7.14%) MCSE
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.14%) CCNA
5 2 (4.76%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (88.10%) Active Directory
2 14 (33.33%) vSphere
3 3 (7.14%) XenApp
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 36 (85.71%) Cisco
3 34 (80.95%) Avaya
4 16 (38.10%) VMware
5 13 (30.95%) IBM
5 13 (30.95%) HP
5 13 (30.95%) Dell
6 5 (11.90%) Citrix
7 3 (7.14%) McAfee
7 3 (7.14%) Juniper
7 3 (7.14%) Polycom
8 1 (2.38%) Apple
Exeter, Devon
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + On site training
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