The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 101 104 87
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 1 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.086% 0.30% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.43% 1.55% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 13
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +49.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,750 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -6.62%
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 West Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
232 258 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 20.00% 19.52% 20.24%
Number of salaries quoted 200 228 207
Average salary £44,500 £35,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.35% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

WLAN
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

WLAN Salary Trend in West Sussex

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) 3G
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) TETRA
2 1 (33.33%) WiMAX
2 1 (33.33%) VPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) 4G
2 1 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) TETRA
2 1 (33.33%) WiMAX
2 1 (33.33%) VPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) 4G
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) 3G
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Radio Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) Riverbed