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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 118 104 108
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 5 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.24% 0.77% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.54% 3.59% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 22
Average salary - £52,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
325 390 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.70% 21.37% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 240 296 378
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £70,000
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 29 August 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 -14 5 - -
WLAN
South East

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 5 (83.33%) Frame Relay
2 5 (83.33%) Network Design
2 5 (83.33%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (83.33%) SDH
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) ATM
2 5 (83.33%) DWDM
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) EIGRP
2 5 (83.33%) X.25
2 5 (83.33%) xDSL
3 4 (66.67%) Huawei
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
4 1 (16.67%) SecurID

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) SDH
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (83.33%) Frame Relay
2 5 (83.33%) ATM
2 5 (83.33%) xDSL
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) DWDM
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) EIGRP
2 5 (83.33%) X.25
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Network Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Network Design Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Design Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Network Technical Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) Huawei
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint