The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 80 - 82
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.37% - 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.66% - 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.20% -11.17%
WLAN
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
181 173 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.29% 19.73% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 157 151 187
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,550 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

WLAN
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Southampton

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) VLAN
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) PPP
3 5 (62.50%) ATM
3 5 (62.50%) ISDN
3 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (62.50%) EIGRP
3 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (62.50%) Wireless
3 5 (62.50%) Frame Relay
3 5 (62.50%) Fast Ethernet
3 5 (62.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 4 (50.00%) PKI
4 4 (50.00%) IPsec
4 4 (50.00%) SSH
4 4 (50.00%) TACACS
4 4 (50.00%) DMVPN
4 4 (50.00%) CCNP
4 4 (50.00%) CCNA
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (50.00%) FTP

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) VLAN
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) PPP
3 5 (62.50%) ATM
3 5 (62.50%) ISDN
3 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (62.50%) Fast Ethernet
3 5 (62.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 5 (62.50%) EIGRP
3 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (62.50%) Wireless
3 5 (62.50%) Frame Relay
4 4 (50.00%) IPsec
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Network Designer
1 3 (37.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) PKI
2 3 (37.50%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) People Management
3 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
3 3 (37.50%) Time Management
3 3 (37.50%) Budget Control
3 3 (37.50%) Network Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNP
1 4 (50.00%) CCNA
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 3 (37.50%) F5