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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 109 112 118
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 18 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.87% 0.58% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.64% 2.86% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 13
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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
319 385 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.41% 20.38% 23.94%
Number of salaries quoted 227 278 382
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,700 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 October 2014. 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
Milton Keynes +2 13 £52,500 +31.25%
High Wycombe - 5 £55,000 -
WLAN
South East

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 (100.00%) LAN
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (89.47%) WAN
3 16 (84.21%) Network Design
4 12 (63.16%) Juniper
5 11 (57.89%) VPN
5 11 (57.89%) SLA
5 11 (57.89%) SDH
5 11 (57.89%) VoIP
5 11 (57.89%) ATM
5 11 (57.89%) DWDM
5 11 (57.89%) MPLS
5 11 (57.89%) OSPF
5 11 (57.89%) BGP
5 11 (57.89%) EIGRP
5 11 (57.89%) X.25
5 11 (57.89%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (57.89%) Frame Relay
5 11 (57.89%) xDSL
6 9 (47.37%) Huawei
7 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
7 7 (36.84%) Wireless
8 6 (31.58%) CCNP
8 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
8 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (26.32%) CCDA
9 5 (26.32%) CCDP
9 5 (26.32%) CCIP
9 5 (26.32%) Aruba
10 4 (21.05%) F5

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 (100.00%) LAN
2 17 (89.47%) WAN
3 11 (57.89%) VPN
3 11 (57.89%) DWDM
3 11 (57.89%) MPLS
3 11 (57.89%) OSPF
3 11 (57.89%) BGP
3 11 (57.89%) EIGRP
3 11 (57.89%) X.25
3 11 (57.89%) SDH
3 11 (57.89%) VoIP
3 11 (57.89%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (57.89%) Frame Relay
3 11 (57.89%) xDSL
3 11 (57.89%) ATM
4 7 (36.84%) Wireless
5 4 (21.05%) BIG-IP
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (5.26%) Firewall
General
1 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Architect
1 11 (57.89%) Network Architect
1 11 (57.89%) Network Design Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Network Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Network Designer
3 5 (26.32%) Designer
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Design Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Network Technical Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Security Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Wireless Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Network Design
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL
2 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) CCNP
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (26.32%) CCIP
2 5 (26.32%) CCDA
2 5 (26.32%) CCDP
3 3 (15.79%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (63.16%) Juniper
3 9 (47.37%) Huawei
4 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
5 5 (26.32%) Aruba
6 4 (21.05%) F5