The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.57% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
WLAN
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 30 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 17.86% 11.07% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 39
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

WLAN
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Aberdeen

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BCP

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) BCP
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) HND
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint