The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
England / London
Rank 373 389 379
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Contract jobs citing WLAN 30 27 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 1.01% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 27
Median daily rate £366 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.43% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £292 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £380 £338
% change year-on-year
-19.40% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £28.00

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2445 2663 2770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.79% 12.68% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1659 1732 1848
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 77 66
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.23 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.72% +29.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £14.00 £13.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing WLAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in London

WLAN
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WLAN across the London region.

WLAN Daily Rate Trend in London

WLAN
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WLAN across the London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

WLAN Daily Rate Histogram in London

WLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WLAN across the London region.

WLAN Hourly Rate Trend in London

WLAN
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London 0 7 £380 +26.66% 3
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 78 (89.66%) LAN
2 65 (74.71%) Cisco
3 58 (66.67%) WAN
4 56 (64.37%) Firewall
5 47 (54.02%) Wireless
6 41 (47.13%) Cisco Certification
7 36 (41.38%) CheckPoint
8 26 (29.89%) CCNP
9 24 (27.59%) DHCP
10 23 (26.44%) VPN
10 23 (26.44%) DNS
11 22 (25.29%) OSPF
11 22 (25.29%) BGP
11 22 (25.29%) Network Security
12 21 (24.14%) CCIE
13 20 (22.99%) Juniper
14 19 (21.84%) Internet
15 18 (20.69%) CCNA
15 18 (20.69%) TCP/IP
15 18 (20.69%) Windows
15 18 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
16 17 (19.54%) Data Centre
16 17 (19.54%) Palo Alto
16 17 (19.54%) Active Directory
16 17 (19.54%) IPsec
17 16 (18.39%) Microsoft
17 16 (18.39%) SSL
17 16 (18.39%) Cisco ASA
17 16 (18.39%) Migration
18 13 (14.94%) MPLS

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.60%) GroupWise
2 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.15%) IIS
3 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Office
2 2 (2.30%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (11.49%) Office 365
3 5 (5.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (2.30%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.15%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 78 (89.66%) LAN
2 58 (66.67%) WAN
3 56 (64.37%) Firewall
4 47 (54.02%) Wireless
5 24 (27.59%) DHCP
6 23 (26.44%) DNS
6 23 (26.44%) VPN
7 22 (25.29%) BGP
7 22 (25.29%) Network Security
7 22 (25.29%) OSPF
8 19 (21.84%) Internet
9 18 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
9 18 (20.69%) TCP/IP
10 17 (19.54%) IPsec
11 16 (18.39%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (18.39%) SSL
12 13 (14.94%) MPLS
13 10 (11.49%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (10.34%) Cisco IOS
14 9 (10.34%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) MySQL
1 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
General
1 12 (13.79%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Banking
2 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.30%) Brand Awareness
3 2 (2.30%) Games
3 2 (2.30%) Retail
4 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (32.18%) Network Engineer
2 14 (16.09%) Architect
3 12 (13.79%) Analyst
4 10 (11.49%) Administrator
4 10 (11.49%) Network Analyst
5 9 (10.34%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (9.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) Azure Architect
8 6 (6.90%) Enterprise Architect
8 6 (6.90%) Information Security Administrator
8 6 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) IT Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Network Administrator
8 6 (6.90%) Network Architect
8 6 (6.90%) Network Security Administrator
8 6 (6.90%) Network Security Architect
8 6 (6.90%) Office 365 Architect
8 6 (6.90%) Security Administrator
8 6 (6.90%) Security Architect
8 6 (6.90%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.90%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.30%) Web Services
3 1 (1.15%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.60%) NHS
4 3 (3.45%) Clustering
4 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.30%) Social Media
5 2 (2.30%) User Experience
5 2 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.15%) iPhone
6 1 (1.15%) PKI
6 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.15%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.15%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.69%) Windows
2 12 (13.79%) Linux
3 4 (4.60%) Unix
4 3 (3.45%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.30%) Android
5 2 (2.30%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.15%) Mandriva Linux
6 1 (1.15%) Solaris
6 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.39%) Migration
2 9 (10.34%) ITIL
2 9 (10.34%) Threat Management
3 8 (9.20%) Information Security
3 8 (9.20%) Network Architecture
4 7 (8.05%) Load Balancing
4 7 (8.05%) Network Design
5 6 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (6.90%) Project Management
5 6 (6.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (5.75%) Change Management
6 5 (5.75%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 5 (5.75%) Network Management
6 5 (5.75%) Security Monitoring
6 5 (5.75%) Strategic Planning
6 5 (5.75%) TOGAF
7 4 (4.60%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (4.60%) Open Source
7 4 (4.60%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.60%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.60%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.45%) SQL
3 2 (2.30%) C
4 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.15%) Perl
4 1 (1.15%) Python
4 1 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (47.13%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (29.89%) CCNP
3 21 (24.14%) CCIE
4 18 (20.69%) CCNA
5 10 (11.49%) Security Cleared
6 9 (10.34%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.60%) CCVP
7 4 (4.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (3.45%) CCDP
8 3 (3.45%) CCSA
8 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.30%) CCSE
9 2 (2.30%) MCSE
10 1 (1.15%) CCA
10 1 (1.15%) CISA
10 1 (1.15%) CISM
10 1 (1.15%) CISSP
10 1 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.15%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.30%) SLA
3 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (19.54%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.64%) Hyper-V
3 8 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.60%) Firmware
4 4 (4.60%) NDS
4 4 (4.60%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.30%) BIND 9
6 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (10.34%) FortiGate
2 8 (9.20%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (9.20%) Nagios
3 3 (3.45%) Cacti
4 2 (2.30%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (2.30%) EnCase
4 2 (2.30%) SCCM
5 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.15%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.15%) Cisco CME
5 1 (1.15%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.15%) Cisco LMS
5 1 (1.15%) Control-M
5 1 (1.15%) Nessus
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (1.15%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.15%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 65 (74.71%) Cisco
2 36 (41.38%) CheckPoint
3 20 (22.99%) Juniper
4 17 (19.54%) Palo Alto
5 16 (18.39%) Microsoft
6 11 (12.64%) Riverbed
7 10 (11.49%) Fortinet
8 9 (10.34%) SolarWinds
9 8 (9.20%) VMware
10 7 (8.05%) Citrix
11 6 (6.90%) Aruba
11 6 (6.90%) Sourcefire
12 4 (4.60%) Brocade
12 4 (4.60%) Infoblox
12 4 (4.60%) Meraki
12 4 (4.60%) Novell
12 4 (4.60%) Speakerbus
13 3 (3.45%) Apple
13 3 (3.45%) Avaya
13 3 (3.45%) Nortel
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