The first table below looks at the demand for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 136 134 144
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 3 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.12% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% 1.25% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 6
Average salary £29,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.26% +2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
482 481 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.68% 20.23% 16.52%
Number of salaries quoted 397 394 382
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WLAN
East of England

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

WLAN
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

WLAN
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

WLAN Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

WLAN
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Cambridge -4 3 £29,000 -29.26%
WLAN
East of England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) CCNP
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) BT
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
3 3 (37.50%) SonicWALL
3 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (37.50%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (37.50%) tcpdump
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (37.50%) Data Security
3 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) Firmware
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) CISSP
3 3 (37.50%) SNMP
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) XMPP
3 3 (37.50%) Bluetooth
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) Ethernet

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
3 3 (37.50%) tcpdump
3 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (37.50%) Bluetooth
3 3 (37.50%) SNMP
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Firmware
1 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Data Security
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNP
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) CISSP
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Juniper
1 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
1 3 (37.50%) BT
1 3 (37.50%) SonicWALL