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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 279 300 293
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 30 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.057% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.68% 0.37% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 30 5 14
Average salary £63,750 £67,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +45.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £38,400 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
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
1790 1643 2393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.47% 15.63% 21.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1536 1412 2111
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 26 January 2015.

WLAN Salary Histogram in the City of London

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 54 (94.74%) LAN
2 44 (77.19%) WAN
3 43 (75.44%) Cisco
3 43 (75.44%) Firewall
4 39 (68.42%) Wireless
5 36 (63.16%) CheckPoint
6 27 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (47.37%) VPN
7 22 (38.60%) Network Security
8 21 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
8 21 (36.84%) Juniper
8 21 (36.84%) Finance
9 20 (35.09%) Cisco IOS
10 17 (29.82%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (29.82%) Internet
10 17 (29.82%) CCIE
11 16 (28.07%) VoIP
11 16 (28.07%) MPLS
12 13 (22.81%) Windows
13 12 (21.05%) ITIL
13 12 (21.05%) DNS
13 12 (21.05%) Active Directory
13 12 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (19.30%) SAN
14 11 (19.30%) DHCP
15 10 (17.54%) Avaya
15 10 (17.54%) Nokia
15 10 (17.54%) Asset Management
15 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (15.79%) F5

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.28%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.77%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (8.77%) Lync
3 5 (8.77%) IIS
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Office
1 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
1 1 (1.75%) PaaS
1 1 (1.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (94.74%) LAN
2 44 (77.19%) WAN
3 43 (75.44%) Firewall
4 39 (68.42%) Wireless
5 27 (47.37%) VPN
6 22 (38.60%) Network Security
7 21 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (35.09%) Cisco IOS
9 17 (29.82%) Internet
9 17 (29.82%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (28.07%) VoIP
10 16 (28.07%) MPLS
11 12 (21.05%) DNS
12 11 (19.30%) SAN
12 11 (19.30%) DHCP
13 9 (15.79%) BGP
13 9 (15.79%) VLAN
14 8 (14.04%) OSPF
14 8 (14.04%) Fibre Channel
15 6 (10.53%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (36.84%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
3 7 (12.28%) Marketing
4 6 (10.53%) Legal
5 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
5 5 (8.77%) Electronics
6 4 (7.02%) Banking
6 4 (7.02%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.75%) Advertising
7 1 (1.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Architect
2 14 (24.56%) Network Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Team Leader
3 11 (19.30%) Network Team Leader
4 8 (14.04%) Senior Network Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (12.28%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (10.53%) Network Architect
7 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Voice Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Market Data Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Consultant
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Network Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Network Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Principal Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Communications Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Lead Architect
10 2 (3.51%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.04%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (14.04%) Clustering
3 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
4 6 (10.53%) Replication
4 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.77%) DTV
6 4 (7.02%) SecurID
7 1 (1.75%) CCTV
7 1 (1.75%) RMADS
7 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Windows
2 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.77%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (8.77%) Windows 7
4 5 (8.77%) Windows 8
5 3 (5.26%) Linux
6 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.75%) Android
6 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) ITIL
1 12 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (17.54%) Asset Management
3 9 (15.79%) Load Balancing
4 8 (14.04%) Project Management
4 8 (14.04%) Migration
5 7 (12.28%) Information Security
5 7 (12.28%) Network Architecture
5 7 (12.28%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (10.53%) Business Continuity
7 5 (8.77%) Programme Management
7 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.77%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (8.77%) Data Protection
7 5 (8.77%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (8.77%) People Management
8 4 (7.02%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (7.02%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (29.82%) CCIE
3 9 (15.79%) CCNP
4 8 (14.04%) CISSP
5 7 (12.28%) Degree
6 6 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (10.53%) CCVP
7 5 (8.77%) CCNA
8 4 (7.02%) CCDP
9 2 (3.51%) CCIP
9 2 (3.51%) CCSP
9 2 (3.51%) CCSE
9 2 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (3.51%) JNCIA
9 2 (3.51%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.75%) MBA
10 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.75%) CCA
10 1 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.02%) QA
3 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.75%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.28%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.26%) DFS Replication
4 2 (3.51%) vSphere
5 1 (1.75%) UAG
5 1 (1.75%) XenApp
5 1 (1.75%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) Cisco LMS
2 5 (8.77%) SCOrch
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (3.51%) SCCM
4 2 (3.51%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (75.44%) Cisco
2 36 (63.16%) CheckPoint
3 21 (36.84%) Juniper
4 10 (17.54%) Nokia
4 10 (17.54%) Avaya
5 9 (15.79%) F5
6 8 (14.04%) SolarWinds
7 7 (12.28%) VMware
8 6 (10.53%) HP
9 5 (8.77%) Dell
9 5 (8.77%) Nortel
9 5 (8.77%) Citrix
9 5 (8.77%) SAP
10 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
10 4 (7.02%) Aruba
10 4 (7.02%) Brocade
10 4 (7.02%) Speakerbus
10 4 (7.02%) Aerohive Networks
11 3 (5.26%) Riverbed
11 3 (5.26%) EMC
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £78000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £62000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c50-70,000 + Massive Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago