The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 116 120 123
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 10 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.57% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.19% 0.70% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £33,000 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +14.66%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
313 285 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.89% 16.02% 19.38%
Number of salaries quoted 257 208 278
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

WLAN
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

WLAN
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe - 9 - -
Aylesbury - 1 £33,000 -
WLAN
South East

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 19 (95.00%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (95.00%) Telecoms
1 19 (95.00%) VLAN
2 18 (90.00%) Wireless
2 18 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 18 (90.00%) VPN
2 18 (90.00%) CCNP
2 18 (90.00%) MPLS
3 16 (80.00%) VoIP
4 15 (75.00%) OSPF
4 15 (75.00%) BGP
5 14 (70.00%) ION Trading
6 5 (25.00%) Palo Alto
6 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (25.00%) Firewall
7 4 (20.00%) CCDP
7 4 (20.00%) CCNA
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco
7 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
8 3 (15.00%) LAN
8 3 (15.00%) CCIP
9 2 (10.00%) WAN
10 1 (5.00%) DHCP
10 1 (5.00%) PBX
10 1 (5.00%) DECT
10 1 (5.00%) GSM
10 1 (5.00%) CCDA
10 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
10 1 (5.00%) Network Design
10 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 19 (95.00%) VLAN
2 18 (90.00%) MPLS
2 18 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 18 (90.00%) VPN
2 18 (90.00%) Wireless
3 16 (80.00%) VoIP
4 15 (75.00%) BGP
4 15 (75.00%) OSPF
5 5 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (15.00%) LAN
7 2 (10.00%) WAN
8 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
8 1 (5.00%) DECT
8 1 (5.00%) DHCP
8 1 (5.00%) GSM
8 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
8 1 (5.00%) PBX
8 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
8 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
General
1 19 (95.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Network Engineer
2 17 (85.00%) Data Network Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) Network Design Engineer
4 13 (65.00%) Wireless Engineer
4 13 (65.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Designer
5 4 (20.00%) Network Designer
6 3 (15.00%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Telecoms Designer
6 3 (15.00%) Telecoms Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Technical Support
7 1 (5.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (5.00%) Junior Help Desk Support
7 1 (5.00%) Junior Technical Support
7 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (5.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (90.00%) CCNP
3 4 (20.00%) CCDP
3 4 (20.00%) CCNA
4 3 (15.00%) CCIP
5 1 (5.00%) CCDA
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) ION Trading
2 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.00%) F5