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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 209 204 212
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 29 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.47% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.83% 0.84% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 27 1 7
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.26% +1.87%
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
1024 836 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.47% 16.43% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 884 658 995
Average salary £35,000 £37,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.04% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +3 26 £35,000 -
Dorset - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 37 (100.00%) LAN
2 36 (97.30%) WAN
3 35 (94.59%) Cisco
4 31 (83.78%) Microsoft
5 30 (81.08%) Windows
6 29 (78.38%) Active Directory
6 29 (78.38%) Lync
7 28 (75.68%) MCITP
7 28 (75.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 28 (75.68%) Avaya
7 28 (75.68%) MS Exchange
8 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
9 7 (18.92%) SSL
10 6 (16.22%) HP
10 6 (16.22%) Dell
10 6 (16.22%) IBM
10 6 (16.22%) IIS
10 6 (16.22%) VMware
10 6 (16.22%) Firewall
10 6 (16.22%) Wireless
10 6 (16.22%) vSphere
10 6 (16.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (16.22%) SCCM
10 6 (16.22%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (13.51%) Network Design
11 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
11 5 (13.51%) Cisco CUCM
11 5 (13.51%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (13.51%) Project Management
12 4 (10.81%) Migration

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 29 (78.38%) Lync
2 28 (75.68%) MS Exchange
3 6 (16.22%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 37 (100.00%) LAN
2 36 (97.30%) WAN
3 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
4 7 (18.92%) SSL
5 6 (16.22%) Firewall
5 6 (16.22%) Wireless
5 6 (16.22%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (13.51%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (5.41%) SSH
7 2 (5.41%) VPN
8 1 (2.70%) DNS
8 1 (2.70%) DHCP
8 1 (2.70%) 3G
8 1 (2.70%) Telnet
8 1 (2.70%) X.509
8 1 (2.70%) ADSL
8 1 (2.70%) IPsec
General
1 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Project Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Support Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Network Specialist
3 2 (5.41%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (5.41%) Network Support
3 2 (5.41%) Network Engineer
4 1 (2.70%) Consultant
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (2.70%) Support Consultant
4 1 (2.70%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (2.70%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 30 (81.08%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) Project Management
1 5 (13.51%) Network Design
1 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
2 4 (10.81%) Migration
3 1 (2.70%) Content Management
3 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) PHP
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (75.68%) Microsoft Certification
1 28 (75.68%) MCITP
2 6 (16.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 29 (78.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) SCCM
2 5 (13.51%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 35 (94.59%) Cisco
2 31 (83.78%) Microsoft
3 28 (75.68%) Avaya
4 6 (16.22%) VMware
4 6 (16.22%) HP
4 6 (16.22%) Dell
4 6 (16.22%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) Apple
Melksham, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago