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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 269 325 304
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -21
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 37 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.10% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.99% 0.66% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 37 11 20
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 £48,700 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.20% -11.17%
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
1860 1825 2515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.06% 15.40% 21.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 1601 2224
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,750 £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 19 December 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 December 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 56 (90.32%) LAN
2 52 (83.87%) Firewall
3 47 (75.81%) WAN
3 47 (75.81%) Cisco
4 42 (67.74%) CheckPoint
5 40 (64.52%) Wireless
6 28 (45.16%) VPN
7 27 (43.55%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (40.32%) Juniper
9 22 (35.48%) Cisco ASA
10 19 (30.65%) Finance
11 18 (29.03%) MPLS
11 18 (29.03%) Windows
12 17 (27.42%) DNS
12 17 (27.42%) Network Security
12 17 (27.42%) Cisco Nexus
13 16 (25.81%) Internet
13 16 (25.81%) DHCP
13 16 (25.81%) Active Directory
14 15 (24.19%) CCIE
14 15 (24.19%) VLAN
14 15 (24.19%) Cisco IOS
15 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
15 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
16 13 (20.97%) SAN
16 13 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (19.35%) VoIP
17 12 (19.35%) Nokia
17 12 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
18 11 (17.74%) BGP

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (12.90%) SharePoint
1 8 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.06%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (8.06%) Lync
2 5 (8.06%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
1 1 (1.61%) PaaS
1 1 (1.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (90.32%) LAN
2 52 (83.87%) Firewall
3 47 (75.81%) WAN
4 40 (64.52%) Wireless
5 28 (45.16%) VPN
6 22 (35.48%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (29.03%) MPLS
8 17 (27.42%) DNS
8 17 (27.42%) Network Security
8 17 (27.42%) Cisco Nexus
9 16 (25.81%) DHCP
9 16 (25.81%) Internet
10 15 (24.19%) VLAN
10 15 (24.19%) Cisco IOS
11 13 (20.97%) SAN
12 12 (19.35%) VoIP
13 11 (17.74%) BGP
14 10 (16.13%) OSPF
15 8 (12.90%) IP Telephony
15 8 (12.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 19 (30.65%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.29%) Marketing
4 6 (9.68%) Legal
5 5 (8.06%) Manufacturing
5 5 (8.06%) Electronics
6 4 (6.45%) Banking
6 4 (6.45%) Investment Banking
7 2 (3.23%) Law
8 1 (1.61%) Back Office
8 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Architect
2 11 (17.74%) Team Leader
2 11 (17.74%) Network Team Leader
3 10 (16.13%) Network Engineer
4 9 (14.52%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (14.52%) Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Network Analyst
6 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (11.29%) Network Architect
7 6 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) Consultant
7 6 (9.68%) Senior Network Analyst
8 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Sales Consultant
9 4 (6.45%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 4 (6.45%) Voice Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Market Data Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Principal Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.90%) Clustering
2 8 (12.90%) SecurID
3 7 (11.29%) Management Information System
4 6 (9.68%) Replication
5 5 (8.06%) DTV
5 5 (8.06%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.61%) RMADS
7 1 (1.61%) CCTV
7 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.03%) Windows
2 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (9.68%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
5 5 (8.06%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.84%) Linux
7 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.61%) UNIX
7 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (16.13%) Asset Management
3 8 (12.90%) ITIL
3 8 (12.90%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (11.29%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (9.68%) Business Continuity
5 6 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (9.68%) Load Balancing
6 5 (8.06%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (8.06%) Data Protection
6 5 (8.06%) TOGAF
6 5 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (8.06%) Programme Management
6 5 (8.06%) People Management
7 4 (6.45%) Line Management
7 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.45%) Project Management
7 4 (6.45%) Service Management
7 4 (6.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (43.55%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (24.19%) CCIE
3 10 (16.13%) CCNP
4 7 (11.29%) CCNA
5 6 (9.68%) CCDP
5 6 (9.68%) CISSP
6 5 (8.06%) CCVP
7 4 (6.45%) CCSE
7 4 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (6.45%) JNCIA
7 4 (6.45%) JNCIS
7 4 (6.45%) CCIP
7 4 (6.45%) CCSP
8 3 (4.84%) Degree
9 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
9 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.61%) MBA
10 1 (1.61%) CCA
10 1 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.29%) Hyper-V
3 7 (11.29%) DFS Replication
4 2 (3.23%) vSphere
5 1 (1.61%) UAG
5 1 (1.61%) XenApp
5 1 (1.61%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) SCOrch
2 4 (6.45%) Cisco LMS
3 2 (3.23%) SCCM
3 2 (3.23%) SCOM
3 2 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.61%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 47 (75.81%) Cisco
2 42 (67.74%) CheckPoint
3 25 (40.32%) Juniper
4 12 (19.35%) Nokia
5 10 (16.13%) Avaya
5 10 (16.13%) VMware
6 9 (14.52%) F5
6 9 (14.52%) HP
7 7 (11.29%) Citrix
8 6 (9.68%) Riverbed
8 6 (9.68%) Brocade
9 5 (8.06%) Dell
9 5 (8.06%) EMC
9 5 (8.06%) Nortel
9 5 (8.06%) SAP
10 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
10 4 (6.45%) SolarWinds
10 4 (6.45%) Aruba
10 4 (6.45%) Aerohive Networks
11 3 (4.84%) Speakerbus
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 20% bonus, 10 % pension
Posted: 18 days ago