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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 285 327 282
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -45
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 15 18 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.14% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.04% 0.91% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 35
Average salary £66,250 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.47% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £41,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £58,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
1437 1977 2086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.99% 15.70% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1238 1676 1860
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 34 (89.47%) LAN
2 28 (73.68%) Cisco
3 27 (71.05%) WAN
4 18 (47.37%) Firewall
5 16 (42.11%) Windows
6 14 (36.84%) VPN
6 14 (36.84%) VMware
7 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
7 13 (34.21%) MPLS
8 12 (31.58%) Wireless
8 12 (31.58%) Linux
8 12 (31.58%) Network Security
9 11 (28.95%) Information Security
10 10 (26.32%) SAN
10 10 (26.32%) PRINCE2
10 10 (26.32%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (23.68%) Manufacturing
11 9 (23.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (21.05%) Data Centre
12 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (18.42%) OSPF
13 7 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (15.79%) BGP
14 6 (15.79%) Project Management
14 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
14 6 (15.79%) IPsec
14 6 (15.79%) DNS
14 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
14 6 (15.79%) VoIP
15 5 (13.16%) CCIE

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) Lync
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (89.47%) LAN
2 27 (71.05%) WAN
3 18 (47.37%) Firewall
4 14 (36.84%) VPN
5 13 (34.21%) MPLS
6 12 (31.58%) Wireless
6 12 (31.58%) Network Security
7 10 (26.32%) Cisco IOS
7 10 (26.32%) SAN
8 7 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (18.42%) OSPF
9 6 (15.79%) BGP
9 6 (15.79%) DNS
9 6 (15.79%) VoIP
9 6 (15.79%) IPsec
10 5 (13.16%) DHCP
10 5 (13.16%) SSL
10 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (7.89%) Unified Communications
11 3 (7.89%) Converged Networks
General
1 9 (23.68%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.89%) Back Office
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Network Engineer
1 11 (28.95%) Infrastructure Manager
2 10 (26.32%) Architect
2 10 (26.32%) IT Architect
3 9 (23.68%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 9 (23.68%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Network Security Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Network Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Security Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Network Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Project Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.26%) EPoS
3 2 (5.26%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 12 (31.58%) Linux
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.26%) Debian
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Information Security
2 10 (26.32%) PRINCE2
3 6 (15.79%) Project Management
4 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
4 5 (13.16%) Network Design
4 5 (13.16%) ITIL
4 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.26%) Network Architecture
7 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Build Automation
7 2 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (5.26%) Migration
8 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.63%) Validation
8 1 (2.63%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (13.16%) CCIE
4 4 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (7.89%) CCNP
5 3 (7.89%) CCNA
6 2 (5.26%) CISSP
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.26%) MCSE
6 2 (5.26%) MCSA
6 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.26%) Degree
7 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco LMS
2 1 (2.63%) WSUS
2 1 (2.63%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 28 (73.68%) Cisco
2 14 (36.84%) VMware
3 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 5 (13.16%) Websense
6 3 (7.89%) Juniper
7 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.26%) SAP
7 2 (5.26%) Citrix
7 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.63%) F5
8 1 (2.63%) HP
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 27 days ago