The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 216 201 216
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 1 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.021% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.100% 1.19% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 13
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
WLAN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1004 1012 1162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 21.03% 21.45% 21.70%
Number of salaries quoted 864 813 976
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

WLAN
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Surrey

WLAN
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (85.71%) TETRA
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (85.71%) TETRA
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Radio Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Design Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared