The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 244 234 252
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 16 9 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.13% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.00% 0.61% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 24
Average salary £37,500 £45,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.58% +21.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +5.00%
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1596 1475 1878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.38% 20.89% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1234 1170 1494
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

WLAN
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

WLAN Salary Trend in the East of England

WLAN
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

WLAN Salary Histogram in the East of England

WLAN
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Hertfordshire -15 9 £50,000 - 2
Essex - 6 £32,500 - 1
Suffolk - 1 £50,000 - 1
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 33 (84.62%) Wireless
2 32 (82.05%) Cisco
3 25 (64.10%) CCNP
3 25 (64.10%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (56.41%) LAN
5 19 (48.72%) CCNA
6 17 (43.59%) Intrusion Detection
6 17 (43.59%) Network Management
7 16 (41.03%) Wi-Fi
8 15 (38.46%) Internet
8 15 (38.46%) WAN
9 14 (35.90%) Network Design
10 9 (23.08%) Juniper
10 9 (23.08%) VMware
10 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
10 9 (23.08%) KVM
10 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (20.51%) Radio Access Network
11 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (20.51%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (20.51%) Linux
12 7 (17.95%) MySQL
12 7 (17.95%) Oracle
12 7 (17.95%) ITIL
12 7 (17.95%) 3GPP
12 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
12 7 (17.95%) Degree
13 6 (15.38%) VPN
13 6 (15.38%) PHP
13 6 (15.38%) Apache

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 6 (15.38%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 33 (84.62%) Wireless
2 22 (56.41%) LAN
3 17 (43.59%) Intrusion Detection
4 16 (41.03%) Wi-Fi
5 15 (38.46%) WAN
5 15 (38.46%) Internet
6 8 (20.51%) Radio Access Network
7 7 (17.95%) 3GPP
8 6 (15.38%) VPN
9 5 (12.82%) SSL
10 4 (10.26%) EIGRP
10 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
10 4 (10.26%) UMTS
10 4 (10.26%) Broadband
10 4 (10.26%) GPRS
10 4 (10.26%) GSM
10 4 (10.26%) 4G
10 4 (10.26%) Firewall
10 4 (10.26%) LTE
10 4 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) MySQL
2 6 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Network Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Wireless Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) RAN Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior RAN Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Design Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Network Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Support Specialist
8 1 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Solaris
3 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Network Management
2 14 (35.90%) Network Design
3 7 (17.95%) ITIL
4 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.13%) Logistics
5 1 (2.56%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.56%) Time Management
5 1 (2.56%) Product Management
5 1 (2.56%) Budget Control
5 1 (2.56%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.56%) Data Security
5 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.56%) Project Management
5 1 (2.56%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.56%) SIEM
5 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.56%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.56%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) PHP
2 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (64.10%) CCNP
1 25 (64.10%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (48.72%) CCNA
3 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 7 (17.95%) Degree
5 1 (2.56%) CISSP
5 1 (2.56%) MCP
5 1 (2.56%) CCIE
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.56%) CWNA
5 1 (2.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) KVM
2 8 (20.51%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) OpenView
1 1 (2.56%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 32 (82.05%) Cisco
2 9 (23.08%) Juniper
2 9 (23.08%) VMware
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle
3 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
4 4 (10.26%) HP
5 3 (7.69%) Aruba
6 1 (2.56%) ArcSight
6 1 (2.56%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (2.56%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.56%) AirMagnet
6 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.56%) Dell
6 1 (2.56%) EMC
6 1 (2.56%) 3Com
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.56%) Sun
6 1 (2.56%) Compuware
Stanford-Le-Hope, Essex
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Krooter
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum Dependent upon skills/experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + OTE, Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago