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 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 308 287 332
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +45
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 18 35 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.30% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% 1.94% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 9
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
1983 1806 2203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.70% 15.27% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1671 1593 1961
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 £31,500 £34,500 £31,700
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 30 (73.17%) LAN
2 24 (58.54%) Firewall
3 22 (53.66%) Wireless
4 21 (51.22%) WAN
4 21 (51.22%) Cisco
5 19 (46.34%) MPLS
6 17 (41.46%) VLAN
7 16 (39.02%) VPN
7 16 (39.02%) Windows
8 15 (36.59%) CheckPoint
9 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
9 14 (34.15%) DHCP
10 13 (31.71%) DNS
10 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
10 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (29.27%) DFS Replication
11 12 (29.27%) Unified Communications
11 12 (29.27%) Kalman Filter
11 12 (29.27%) Kerberos
11 12 (29.27%) SNMP
11 12 (29.27%) LDAP
11 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
11 12 (29.27%) Marketing
11 12 (29.27%) SecurID
12 11 (26.83%) Finance
13 10 (24.39%) Telecoms
13 10 (24.39%) Lync
13 10 (24.39%) Degree
14 9 (21.95%) MS PowerPoint

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 10 (24.39%) Lync
2 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
2 9 (21.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (73.17%) LAN
2 24 (58.54%) Firewall
3 22 (53.66%) Wireless
4 21 (51.22%) WAN
5 19 (46.34%) MPLS
6 17 (41.46%) VLAN
7 16 (39.02%) VPN
8 14 (34.15%) DHCP
9 13 (31.71%) DNS
10 12 (29.27%) Kerberos
10 12 (29.27%) SNMP
10 12 (29.27%) LDAP
10 12 (29.27%) Unified Communications
11 9 (21.95%) SSL
12 7 (17.07%) Internet
13 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
14 5 (12.20%) Ethernet
14 5 (12.20%) SAN
14 5 (12.20%) BGP
14 5 (12.20%) EIGRP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 12 (29.27%) Marketing
2 11 (26.83%) Finance
3 10 (24.39%) Telecoms
4 5 (12.20%) Law
5 4 (9.76%) Legal
6 2 (4.88%) Advertising
7 1 (2.44%) Banking
7 1 (2.44%) Retail
7 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Analyst
1 15 (36.59%) Network Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Senior Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Sales Manager
2 9 (21.95%) Senior Network Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Consultant
4 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Sales Consultant
4 3 (7.32%) Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Product Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Network Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Product Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.44%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) SecurID
2 4 (9.76%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (7.32%) IVR
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Clustering
5 1 (2.44%) CCTV
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Windows
2 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) UNIX
4 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (21.95%) Business Development
2 9 (21.95%) CRM
3 4 (9.76%) ITIL
3 4 (9.76%) Product Management
3 4 (9.76%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (9.76%) WAN Optimisation
4 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.32%) Information Security
5 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
5 2 (4.88%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (4.88%) Security Management
5 2 (4.88%) Benchmarking
5 2 (4.88%) Project Management
5 2 (4.88%) Information Assurance
5 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.88%) Time Management
6 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.44%) Security Architecture
6 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Degree
2 9 (21.95%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (9.76%) CCIE
3 4 (9.76%) CCNP
3 4 (9.76%) CCNA
4 3 (7.32%) CCDP
4 3 (7.32%) CISSP
5 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.88%) CCSE
5 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.88%) JNCIA
5 2 (4.88%) JNCIS
5 2 (4.88%) CCIP
5 2 (4.88%) CCSP
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.44%) CISA
6 1 (2.44%) CISM
6 1 (2.44%) MBA
6 1 (2.44%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
1 4 (9.76%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.88%) COBIT
4 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 12 (29.27%) DFS Replication
3 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.88%) vSphere
5 1 (2.44%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Cisco
2 15 (36.59%) CheckPoint
3 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
4 8 (19.51%) HP
5 7 (17.07%) VMware
5 7 (17.07%) Riverbed
6 5 (12.20%) Juniper
6 5 (12.20%) ProCurve
7 4 (9.76%) Tandberg
7 4 (9.76%) Citrix
8 3 (7.32%) Brocade
8 3 (7.32%) Nokia
9 2 (4.88%) Oracle
9 2 (4.88%) EMC
10 1 (2.44%) CA
10 1 (2.44%) NetApp
10 1 (2.44%) Apple
10 1 (2.44%) hybris
10 1 (2.44%) F5
10 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Overtime
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