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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 209 212 210
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 31 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.53% 0.28% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.68% 1.62% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 4
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,750 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -6.62%
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
1157 1049 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.69% 17.07% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 878 697
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Wiltshire - 21 £23,500 -
Somerset - 12 £42,500 -
Dorset +4 2 £40,000 - 1
Devon -14 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £25,000 -
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 54 (91.53%) LAN
2 51 (86.44%) Windows
3 50 (84.75%) WAN
4 38 (64.41%) Microsoft
5 36 (61.02%) Cisco
6 33 (55.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (54.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (54.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 32 (54.24%) MS Exchange
7 32 (54.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 29 (49.15%) TCP/IP
8 29 (49.15%) Active Directory
9 21 (35.59%) DNS
9 21 (35.59%) DHCP
10 20 (33.90%) VPN
11 19 (32.20%) CCNA
11 19 (32.20%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (32.20%) SCCM
12 18 (30.51%) vSphere
12 18 (30.51%) Firewall
12 18 (30.51%) Wireless
12 18 (30.51%) VMware
13 17 (28.81%) MCSE
14 16 (27.12%) SLA
14 16 (27.12%) Telecoms
14 16 (27.12%) Juniper
14 16 (27.12%) MPLS
14 16 (27.12%) Windows 7
14 16 (27.12%) Video Conferencing
15 15 (25.42%) Avaya

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 32 (54.24%) MS Exchange
2 14 (23.73%) Lync
3 11 (18.64%) IIS
4 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.78%) MS Office
3 2 (3.39%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (91.53%) LAN
2 50 (84.75%) WAN
3 29 (49.15%) TCP/IP
4 21 (35.59%) DHCP
4 21 (35.59%) DNS
5 20 (33.90%) VPN
6 18 (30.51%) Firewall
6 18 (30.51%) Wireless
7 16 (27.12%) MPLS
8 13 (22.03%) Internet
9 12 (20.34%) SSL
10 6 (10.17%) SAN
11 5 (8.47%) VoIP
12 3 (5.08%) PABX
13 2 (3.39%) BGP
14 1 (1.69%) ADSL
14 1 (1.69%) DMZ
14 1 (1.69%) SMTP
14 1 (1.69%) FTP
14 1 (1.69%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (27.12%) Telecoms
2 12 (20.34%) Finance
2 12 (20.34%) Marketing
3 3 (5.08%) Local Government
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Team Leader
1 16 (27.12%) Network Team Leader
2 15 (25.42%) Network Engineer
3 11 (18.64%) Support Technician
4 10 (16.95%) Analyst
5 8 (13.56%) Support Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (10.17%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) Senior Support Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) Systems Support
7 6 (10.17%) Systems Support Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) 2nd Line Support Technician
9 3 (5.08%) Technical Architect
9 3 (5.08%) Architect
10 2 (3.39%) Desktop Support
10 2 (3.39%) Network Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.12%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (6.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (86.44%) Windows
2 33 (55.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (54.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 32 (54.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (27.12%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) Migration
2 11 (18.64%) Project Management
3 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (3.39%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.39%) High Availability
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (1.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (54.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (32.20%) CCNA
2 19 (32.20%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (28.81%) MCSE
4 14 (23.73%) MCITP
5 12 (20.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.39%) Degree
6 2 (3.39%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.12%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (49.15%) Active Directory
2 18 (30.51%) vSphere
3 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (32.20%) SCCM
2 4 (6.78%) SCOM
2 4 (6.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 38 (64.41%) Microsoft
2 36 (61.02%) Cisco
3 18 (30.51%) VMware
4 16 (27.12%) Juniper
5 15 (25.42%) Avaya
6 14 (23.73%) HP
7 11 (18.64%) Dell
7 11 (18.64%) IBM
7 11 (18.64%) SonicWALL
8 5 (8.47%) McAfee
9 4 (6.78%) Citrix
9 4 (6.78%) Veeam
9 4 (6.78%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.69%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.69%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.69%) Polycom
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