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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 294 305 281
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -24
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 17 8 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.077% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 0.50% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 31
Average salary £57,500 £63,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.80% +27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £42,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,400 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -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
1958 1593 2250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 18.82% 15.34% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1649 1343 2020
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £32,500
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 February 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 27 February 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 57 (96.61%) LAN
2 47 (79.66%) WAN
3 44 (74.58%) Cisco
4 42 (71.19%) Firewall
5 40 (67.80%) Wireless
6 34 (57.63%) CheckPoint
7 29 (49.15%) Cisco Certification
8 26 (44.07%) VPN
9 24 (40.68%) Network Security
10 22 (37.29%) Cisco ASA
11 21 (35.59%) Juniper
11 21 (35.59%) Finance
12 20 (33.90%) Cisco IOS
13 18 (30.51%) Cisco Nexus
13 18 (30.51%) CCIE
14 17 (28.81%) VoIP
15 16 (27.12%) Internet
16 14 (23.73%) MPLS
17 13 (22.03%) Windows
18 12 (20.34%) Disaster Recovery
19 11 (18.64%) ITIL
19 11 (18.64%) DNS
19 11 (18.64%) SAN
19 11 (18.64%) CCNP
19 11 (18.64%) Active Directory
20 10 (16.95%) Avaya
20 10 (16.95%) BGP
20 10 (16.95%) Asset Management
21 9 (15.25%) VMware
21 9 (15.25%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (13.56%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.86%) MS Exchange
3 6 (10.17%) Lync
4 5 (8.47%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (8.47%) IIS
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Office
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
1 1 (1.69%) PaaS
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
1 1 (1.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (96.61%) LAN
2 47 (79.66%) WAN
3 42 (71.19%) Firewall
4 40 (67.80%) Wireless
5 26 (44.07%) VPN
6 24 (40.68%) Network Security
7 22 (37.29%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (33.90%) Cisco IOS
9 18 (30.51%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (28.81%) VoIP
11 16 (27.12%) Internet
12 14 (23.73%) MPLS
13 11 (18.64%) SAN
13 11 (18.64%) DNS
14 10 (16.95%) BGP
15 9 (15.25%) OSPF
15 9 (15.25%) DHCP
16 8 (13.56%) Fibre Channel
17 7 (11.86%) VLAN
18 6 (10.17%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (35.59%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.86%) Manufacturing
3 7 (11.86%) Marketing
4 5 (8.47%) Legal
4 5 (8.47%) Electronics
5 4 (6.78%) Banking
5 4 (6.78%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Architect
2 16 (27.12%) Network Engineer
3 11 (18.64%) Team Leader
3 11 (18.64%) Network Team Leader
4 10 (16.95%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (15.25%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.47%) Network Architect
8 4 (6.78%) Voice Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (6.78%) Market Data Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) Principal Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Communications Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Support Team Leader
10 2 (3.39%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 2 (3.39%) IT Architect
10 2 (3.39%) Lead Architect
10 2 (3.39%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Clustering
1 8 (13.56%) Video Conferencing
1 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.17%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.17%) Replication
3 5 (8.47%) DTV
3 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) SecurID
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) Windows
2 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.47%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (8.47%) Windows 7
4 5 (8.47%) Windows 8
5 4 (6.78%) Linux
6 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (18.64%) ITIL
3 10 (16.95%) Asset Management
4 9 (15.25%) Load Balancing
5 8 (13.56%) Information Security
5 8 (13.56%) Migration
6 7 (11.86%) Project Management
6 7 (11.86%) Network Architecture
6 7 (11.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (11.86%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (8.47%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (8.47%) Programme Management
7 5 (8.47%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (8.47%) Data Protection
7 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.47%) Business Continuity
7 5 (8.47%) People Management
8 4 (6.78%) Line Management
8 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) SQL
1 1 (1.69%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 29 (49.15%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (30.51%) CCIE
3 11 (18.64%) CCNP
4 8 (13.56%) CISSP
5 6 (10.17%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (10.17%) CCVP
5 6 (10.17%) CCNA
5 6 (10.17%) Degree
6 4 (6.78%) CCDP
7 3 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.39%) JNCIA
8 2 (3.39%) JNCIS
8 2 (3.39%) CCSP
8 2 (3.39%) CCSE
8 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (3.39%) CCIP
9 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.69%) MCSE
9 1 (1.69%) MCSA
9 1 (1.69%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 11 (18.64%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.56%) Hyper-V
3 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.69%) XenApp
4 1 (1.69%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) Cisco LMS
2 5 (8.47%) SCOrch
3 3 (5.08%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (3.39%) SCCM
4 2 (3.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (74.58%) Cisco
2 34 (57.63%) CheckPoint
3 21 (35.59%) Juniper
4 10 (16.95%) Avaya
5 9 (15.25%) Nokia
5 9 (15.25%) VMware
5 9 (15.25%) F5
6 8 (13.56%) SolarWinds
7 6 (10.17%) Citrix
7 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
8 5 (8.47%) Dell
8 5 (8.47%) SAP
8 5 (8.47%) Nortel
9 4 (6.78%) HP
9 4 (6.78%) Aruba
9 4 (6.78%) Speakerbus
9 4 (6.78%) Aerohive Networks
10 3 (5.08%) Riverbed
10 3 (5.08%) Brocade
10 3 (5.08%) EMC
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