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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 273 313 299
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -14
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 24 24 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.19% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.51% 1.21% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 31
Average salary £70,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,035 £32,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
1587 1980 2117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.07% 15.51% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1360 1674 1882
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £71,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 May 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 29 May 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 38 (90.48%) LAN
2 34 (80.95%) Cisco
3 31 (73.81%) WAN
4 21 (50.00%) Firewall
5 20 (47.62%) VPN
6 19 (45.24%) MPLS
7 18 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
7 18 (42.86%) Network Security
8 17 (40.48%) Wireless
9 15 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (35.71%) Information Security
10 14 (33.33%) Windows
10 14 (33.33%) Data Centre
11 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
12 12 (28.57%) Linux
12 12 (28.57%) VMware
13 10 (23.81%) Video Conferencing
13 10 (23.81%) ITIL
13 10 (23.81%) VoIP
13 10 (23.81%) SAN
14 9 (21.43%) CCIE
14 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
14 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 9 (21.43%) Manufacturing
14 9 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (21.43%) Load Balancing
15 8 (19.05%) SolarWinds
15 8 (19.05%) Migration
15 8 (19.05%) Finance
15 8 (19.05%) ITIL Certification

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) Lync
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) IaaS
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (90.48%) LAN
2 31 (73.81%) WAN
3 21 (50.00%) Firewall
4 20 (47.62%) VPN
5 19 (45.24%) MPLS
6 18 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
6 18 (42.86%) Network Security
7 17 (40.48%) Wireless
8 10 (23.81%) VoIP
8 10 (23.81%) SAN
9 9 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (19.05%) Telepresence
10 8 (19.05%) NX-OS
11 7 (16.67%) Internet
11 7 (16.67%) OSPF
12 6 (14.29%) BGP
12 6 (14.29%) IPsec
13 5 (11.90%) DNS
13 5 (11.90%) SSL
13 5 (11.90%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 9 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 8 (19.05%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Back Office
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Architect
3 11 (26.19%) Infrastructure Manager
4 10 (23.81%) IT Architect
5 9 (21.43%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 9 (21.43%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (21.43%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Security Manager
6 5 (11.90%) Network Manager
6 5 (11.90%) Network Security Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) IT Support
7 2 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Project Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Design Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 10 (23.81%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.76%) EPoS
4 2 (4.76%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Windows
2 12 (28.57%) Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.76%) Debian
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Information Security
2 10 (23.81%) ITIL
3 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 9 (21.43%) Load Balancing
4 8 (19.05%) Migration
4 8 (19.05%) Project Management
5 7 (16.67%) Network Architecture
6 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
6 5 (11.90%) Network Design
6 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (11.90%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (11.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Build Automation
7 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (2.38%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.38%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.38%) High Availability
8 1 (2.38%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (21.43%) CCIE
2 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (14.29%) CISSP
5 5 (11.90%) CCNP
5 5 (11.90%) Degree
6 3 (7.14%) CCNA
7 2 (4.76%) MCSE
7 2 (4.76%) MCSA
7 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.76%) CCVP
7 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Cisco LMS
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 34 (80.95%) Cisco
2 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
3 12 (28.57%) VMware
4 8 (19.05%) SolarWinds
4 8 (19.05%) CheckPoint
5 5 (11.90%) Websense
6 2 (4.76%) SAP
6 2 (4.76%) Citrix
6 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.76%) Juniper
6 2 (4.76%) BT
6 2 (4.76%) Speakerbus
7 1 (2.38%) F5
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