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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank - 158 172
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 0 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.40% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.39% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 6
Average salary - £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
556 545 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.73% 16.68% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 442 475 503
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 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%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) PABX
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
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%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1 (33.33%) Lync
1 1 (33.33%) Site Server
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) 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%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) PABX
3 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) ADSL
3 1 (33.33%) ISDN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) PSTN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco