The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 171 159 171
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 1 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.027% 0.22% 0.094%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 1.26% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +110.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £41,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-15.66% +2.46%
WLAN
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
548 554 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.77% 17.17% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 458 491 479
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

WLAN
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the East Midlands region.

WLAN Salary Trend in the East Midlands

WLAN
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -35 1 £50,000 -9.09%
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) PABX
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (33.33%) Site Server
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Site Server
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) PABX
3 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp