Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for WLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WLAN over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 101 146
Rank change year-on-year 0 +45 -3
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 11 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.83% 1.46% 0.089%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.30% 6.08% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 2
Kent median annual salary £25,000 £45,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.05% +62.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £32,175 £27,000
90th Percentile £26,000 £58,750 £29,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.22% +7.78% -10.00%

WLAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 256 411 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.35% 24.05% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 209 361 374
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,009
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.14% -15.27%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing WLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in Kent

WLAN
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for WLAN in Kent

WLAN
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Kent region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford -6 10 - -
Maidstone - 1 £25,000 -
WLAN
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing WLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 11 (100.00%) LAN
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) DHCP
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) SNMP
2 10 (90.91%) HP
2 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
2 10 (90.91%) 802.11
2 10 (90.91%) MPLS
2 10 (90.91%) DPNSS
2 10 (90.91%) QSIG
2 10 (90.91%) Wireless
2 10 (90.91%) IPsec
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Blue Coat
2 10 (90.91%) ProxySG
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (90.91%) ProCurve
2 10 (90.91%) Riverbed
2 10 (90.91%) Aruba
2 10 (90.91%) Telepresence
2 10 (90.91%) 802.1X
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 10 (90.91%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (9.09%) MCP
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN

WLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) DHCP
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
1 11 (100.00%) LAN
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (90.91%) 802.11
2 10 (90.91%) DPNSS
2 10 (90.91%) IPsec
2 10 (90.91%) MPLS
2 10 (90.91%) QSIG
2 10 (90.91%) SNMP
2 10 (90.91%) Telepresence
2 10 (90.91%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco Engineer
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 10 (90.91%) Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) IT Support
2 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 10 (90.91%) ProxySG
1 10 (90.91%) Virtual Servers
1 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Aruba
2 10 (90.91%) Blue Coat
2 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) HP
2 10 (90.91%) ProCurve
2 10 (90.91%) Riverbed
2 10 (90.91%) VMware