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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 292 305 320
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +15
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 26 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.18% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.37% 1.24% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 13
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.66% +3.75%
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
1895 1774 2403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.91% 14.89% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1607 1580 2158
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,000 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 34 (73.91%) LAN
2 33 (71.74%) Firewall
3 28 (60.87%) WAN
4 27 (58.70%) Wireless
5 25 (54.35%) VPN
5 25 (54.35%) Cisco
6 22 (47.83%) CheckPoint
6 22 (47.83%) MPLS
7 19 (41.30%) VLAN
8 15 (32.61%) DHCP
8 15 (32.61%) Windows
8 15 (32.61%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (30.43%) DNS
9 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
10 13 (28.26%) BGP
10 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (28.26%) Juniper
10 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (26.09%) DFS Replication
11 12 (26.09%) Kalman Filter
11 12 (26.09%) Kerberos
11 12 (26.09%) SNMP
11 12 (26.09%) LDAP
11 12 (26.09%) SecurID
12 11 (23.91%) Finance
12 11 (23.91%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (23.91%) Internet
13 10 (21.74%) OSPF
13 10 (21.74%) SSL
13 10 (21.74%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 5 (10.87%) Lync
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (73.91%) LAN
2 33 (71.74%) Firewall
3 28 (60.87%) WAN
4 27 (58.70%) Wireless
5 25 (54.35%) VPN
6 22 (47.83%) MPLS
7 19 (41.30%) VLAN
8 15 (32.61%) DHCP
9 14 (30.43%) DNS
10 13 (28.26%) BGP
11 12 (26.09%) Kerberos
11 12 (26.09%) SNMP
11 12 (26.09%) LDAP
12 11 (23.91%) Internet
13 10 (21.74%) OSPF
13 10 (21.74%) SSL
14 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
15 8 (17.39%) EIGRP
15 8 (17.39%) SAN
15 8 (17.39%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
3 8 (17.39%) Marketing
4 5 (10.87%) Legal
5 4 (8.70%) Law
6 1 (2.17%) Back Office
6 1 (2.17%) Advertising
6 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Network Analyst
1 15 (32.61%) Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) Senior Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) Senior Network Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Architect
4 6 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (13.04%) Network Team Leader
4 6 (13.04%) Team Leader
5 5 (10.87%) Sales Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Network Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Technical Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Product Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Sales Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Cisco Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Product Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Network Support
8 2 (4.35%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (26.09%) SecurID
3 3 (6.52%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (6.52%) IVR
4 1 (2.17%) RMADS
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (32.61%) Windows
2 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.17%) UNIX
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (15.22%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (10.87%) Business Development
4 5 (10.87%) TOGAF
4 5 (10.87%) CRM
5 4 (8.70%) ITIL
5 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.70%) Product Management
6 3 (6.52%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (4.35%) Project Management
7 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.35%) Information Security
7 2 (4.35%) Service Management
7 2 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (4.35%) Time Management
8 1 (2.17%) Information Assurance
8 1 (2.17%) Security Architecture
8 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (2.17%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.22%) CCIE
3 6 (13.04%) Degree
4 3 (6.52%) CCNA
4 3 (6.52%) CCDP
4 3 (6.52%) CCNP
5 2 (4.35%) CCIP
5 2 (4.35%) CCSP
5 2 (4.35%) CISSP
5 2 (4.35%) CCSE
5 2 (4.35%) JNCIA
5 2 (4.35%) JNCIS
5 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) QA
2 3 (6.52%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 12 (26.09%) DFS Replication
3 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.17%) vSphere
4 1 (2.17%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
1 1 (2.17%) SCOM
1 1 (2.17%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) Cisco
2 22 (47.83%) CheckPoint
3 13 (28.26%) Juniper
4 10 (21.74%) HP
5 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 7 (15.22%) Nokia
7 6 (13.04%) Avaya
7 6 (13.04%) Brocade
7 6 (13.04%) VMware
7 6 (13.04%) Riverbed
8 5 (10.87%) F5
8 5 (10.87%) Nortel
9 4 (8.70%) Citrix
9 4 (8.70%) ProCurve
10 3 (6.52%) Tandberg
11 2 (4.35%) EMC
12 1 (2.17%) hybris
12 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
12 1 (2.17%) NetApp
12 1 (2.17%) Apple
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