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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 272 331 304
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -27
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 42 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.083% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% 0.53% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 42 9 19
Average salary £65,000 £44,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.06% -4.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,550 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £49,300 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
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
1890 1887 2485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.16% 15.65% 21.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1647 1654 2201
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 27 November 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 27 November 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 52 (86.67%) LAN
2 50 (83.33%) Firewall
3 45 (75.00%) WAN
3 45 (75.00%) Cisco
4 43 (71.67%) CheckPoint
5 36 (60.00%) Wireless
6 26 (43.33%) VPN
7 25 (41.67%) Juniper
8 24 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (33.33%) Windows
11 19 (31.67%) DNS
12 18 (30.00%) DHCP
12 18 (30.00%) Active Directory
13 17 (28.33%) Cisco Nexus
13 17 (28.33%) VLAN
14 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 16 (26.67%) MPLS
15 15 (25.00%) Finance
15 15 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (23.33%) CCIE
17 13 (21.67%) Internet
17 13 (21.67%) SAN
17 13 (21.67%) Network Security
18 12 (20.00%) Nokia
18 12 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
19 11 (18.33%) VMware
19 11 (18.33%) BGP
20 10 (16.67%) OSPF

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 8 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 8 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (8.33%) Lync
2 5 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 52 (86.67%) LAN
2 50 (83.33%) Firewall
3 45 (75.00%) WAN
4 36 (60.00%) Wireless
5 26 (43.33%) VPN
6 21 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (31.67%) DNS
8 18 (30.00%) DHCP
9 17 (28.33%) VLAN
9 17 (28.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (26.67%) MPLS
11 13 (21.67%) Internet
11 13 (21.67%) SAN
11 13 (21.67%) Network Security
12 11 (18.33%) BGP
13 10 (16.67%) OSPF
13 10 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
13 10 (16.67%) SNMP
13 10 (16.67%) LDAP
14 9 (15.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 15 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.00%) Legal
4 5 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 5 (8.33%) Electronics
4 5 (8.33%) Marketing
5 4 (6.67%) Banking
5 4 (6.67%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.33%) Law
7 1 (1.67%) Back Office
7 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Architect
2 11 (18.33%) Analyst
2 11 (18.33%) Team Leader
2 11 (18.33%) Network Team Leader
3 10 (16.67%) Network Analyst
4 9 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (13.33%) Network Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (13.33%) Senior Network Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (11.67%) Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) Sales Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) Network Architect
7 5 (8.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Market Data Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Technical Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Principal Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.67%) SecurID
3 8 (13.33%) Clustering
4 7 (11.67%) Management Information System
5 6 (10.00%) Replication
6 5 (8.33%) DTV
7 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.67%) CCTV
7 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.67%) RMADS
7 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.33%) Windows
2 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 5 (8.33%) Windows 8
6 3 (5.00%) Linux
7 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.67%) UNIX
7 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 10 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (11.67%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (11.67%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 5 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 5 (8.33%) ITIL
5 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (8.33%) TOGAF
5 5 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 5 (8.33%) People Management
6 4 (6.67%) Line Management
6 4 (6.67%) Service Management
6 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.00%) Project Management
7 3 (5.00%) Product Management
8 2 (3.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (23.33%) CCIE
3 9 (15.00%) CCNP
4 7 (11.67%) CCNA
4 7 (11.67%) CCDP
5 4 (6.67%) CCIP
5 4 (6.67%) CCSP
5 4 (6.67%) CISSP
5 4 (6.67%) CCVP
5 4 (6.67%) CCSE
5 4 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (6.67%) JNCIA
5 4 (6.67%) JNCIS
6 2 (3.33%) Degree
6 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.67%) MBA
7 1 (1.67%) CCA
7 1 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (15.00%) DFS Replication
4 7 (11.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.33%) vSphere
6 1 (1.67%) UAG
6 1 (1.67%) XenApp
6 1 (1.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) SCOrch
2 2 (3.33%) SCCM
2 2 (3.33%) SCOM
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.67%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 45 (75.00%) Cisco
2 43 (71.67%) CheckPoint
3 25 (41.67%) Juniper
4 12 (20.00%) Nokia
5 11 (18.33%) VMware
6 10 (16.67%) Avaya
7 9 (15.00%) HP
7 9 (15.00%) F5
8 8 (13.33%) Citrix
9 6 (10.00%) Riverbed
9 6 (10.00%) Brocade
10 5 (8.33%) Dell
10 5 (8.33%) EMC
10 5 (8.33%) Nortel
10 5 (8.33%) SAP
11 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
11 4 (6.67%) NetApp
11 4 (6.67%) Aruba
11 4 (6.67%) Aerohive Networks
12 2 (3.33%) ProCurve
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Package and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago