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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 72 79 91
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 7 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.01% 0.47% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.17% 2.12% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.53%
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
221 189 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 31.89% 22.16% 22.98%
Number of salaries quoted 179 164 203
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 5 August 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) LAN
3 8 (80.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) DHCP
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
4 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) Citrix
4 5 (50.00%) OSPF
4 5 (50.00%) BGP
4 5 (50.00%) SAN
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) NAS
4 5 (50.00%) XenApp
4 5 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 5 (50.00%) vSphere
4 5 (50.00%) Lync
5 4 (40.00%) VLAN
5 4 (40.00%) Wireless
5 4 (40.00%) MPLS
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
6 3 (30.00%) IPX
6 3 (30.00%) SSL
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) LDAP
6 3 (30.00%) EIGRP

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (50.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (90.00%) LAN
3 8 (80.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) DHCP
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
4 5 (50.00%) OSPF
4 5 (50.00%) BGP
4 5 (50.00%) SAN
4 5 (50.00%) NAS
5 4 (40.00%) VLAN
5 4 (40.00%) MPLS
5 4 (40.00%) Wireless
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
6 3 (30.00%) IPX
6 3 (30.00%) LDAP
6 3 (30.00%) SSL
6 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (30.00%) TACACS
6 3 (30.00%) IPsec
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (50.00%) XenApp
1 5 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 5 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago