The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 295 302 327
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +25
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 25 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.20% 0.079%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.29% 1.34% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 10
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,500 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.26% +1.87%
WLAN
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1944 1787 2275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.88% 15.11% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1635 1585 2031
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WLAN
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

WLAN Salary Trend in the City of London

WLAN
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

WLAN Salary Histogram in the City of London

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 36 (75.00%) LAN
2 32 (66.67%) Firewall
3 29 (60.42%) Wireless
4 27 (56.25%) WAN
5 25 (52.08%) VPN
5 25 (52.08%) Cisco
6 22 (45.83%) MPLS
7 20 (41.67%) CheckPoint
7 20 (41.67%) VLAN
8 18 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (31.25%) Windows
10 14 (29.17%) DHCP
10 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
11 13 (27.08%) BGP
11 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (27.08%) DNS
11 13 (27.08%) Finance
11 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (25.00%) DFS Replication
12 12 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
12 12 (25.00%) SecurID
12 12 (25.00%) Kerberos
12 12 (25.00%) SNMP
12 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 12 (25.00%) LDAP
12 12 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (25.00%) Juniper
13 11 (22.92%) MS Excel
13 11 (22.92%) Marketing
13 11 (22.92%) Telecoms

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (18.75%) Lync
2 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (22.92%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (75.00%) LAN
2 32 (66.67%) Firewall
3 29 (60.42%) Wireless
4 27 (56.25%) WAN
5 25 (52.08%) VPN
6 22 (45.83%) MPLS
7 20 (41.67%) VLAN
8 14 (29.17%) DHCP
9 13 (27.08%) DNS
9 13 (27.08%) BGP
10 12 (25.00%) Kerberos
10 12 (25.00%) SNMP
10 12 (25.00%) LDAP
11 11 (22.92%) Unified Communications
12 10 (20.83%) SSL
12 10 (20.83%) OSPF
12 10 (20.83%) Internet
13 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
14 8 (16.67%) SAN
14 8 (16.67%) EIGRP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 13 (27.08%) Finance
2 11 (22.92%) Telecoms
2 11 (22.92%) Marketing
3 5 (10.42%) Legal
4 4 (8.33%) Law
5 2 (4.17%) Advertising
6 1 (2.08%) Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Retail
6 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Analyst
1 15 (31.25%) Network Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Senior Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Senior Network Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Sales Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Architect
4 6 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Network Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Team Leader
5 5 (10.42%) Network Team Leader
6 4 (8.33%) Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Sales Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Product Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Product Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Network Support
8 2 (4.17%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (25.00%) SecurID
3 3 (6.25%) IVR
3 3 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) CCTV
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Windows
2 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (16.67%) Business Development
2 8 (16.67%) CRM
3 7 (14.58%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.42%) TOGAF
5 5 (10.42%) ITIL
6 4 (8.33%) Product Management
6 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
8 2 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (4.17%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.17%) Time Management
8 2 (4.17%) Project Management
8 2 (4.17%) Service Management
8 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.17%) Information Security
9 1 (2.08%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (2.08%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (18.75%) Degree
3 7 (14.58%) CCIE
4 4 (8.33%) CCNP
4 4 (8.33%) CCNA
5 3 (6.25%) CCDP
6 2 (4.17%) CISSP
6 2 (4.17%) CCIP
6 2 (4.17%) CCSP
6 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.17%) CCSE
6 2 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.17%) JNCIA
6 2 (4.17%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.08%) MCP
7 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.08%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) QA
2 3 (6.25%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.08%) COBIT
4 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 12 (25.00%) DFS Replication
3 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.17%) vSphere
5 1 (2.08%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) Cisco
2 20 (41.67%) CheckPoint
3 12 (25.00%) Juniper
3 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (20.83%) HP
5 7 (14.58%) Nokia
5 7 (14.58%) VMware
6 6 (12.50%) Brocade
6 6 (12.50%) Riverbed
7 5 (10.42%) F5
7 5 (10.42%) Nortel
7 5 (10.42%) Avaya
8 4 (8.33%) Citrix
8 4 (8.33%) ProCurve
9 3 (6.25%) Tandberg
10 2 (4.17%) EMC
11 1 (2.08%) Oracle
11 1 (2.08%) Apple
11 1 (2.08%) NetApp
11 1 (2.08%) Rackspace
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent pension + Healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive bonus, pension, car, allowance
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Overtime
Posted: 18 days ago