The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 237 236 241
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 26 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.27% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 1.30% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 32
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £28,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.48% +2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1590 1610 1622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.93% 21.05% 19.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1307 1260 1331
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,616
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WLAN
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 0 20 £50,000 +48.14% 2
Cambridgeshire +1 3 £29,000 -29.26%
Essex +3 2 £35,000 +20.68% 1
Bedfordshire -3 1 £23,000 -65.92%
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 37 (86.05%) Cisco
2 34 (79.07%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (76.74%) Wireless
4 29 (67.44%) CCNP
5 24 (55.81%) Wi-Fi
6 23 (53.49%) LAN
7 20 (46.51%) CCNA
7 20 (46.51%) Intrusion Detection
7 20 (46.51%) Network Management
8 18 (41.86%) Internet
9 16 (37.21%) Network Design
10 15 (34.88%) WAN
11 14 (32.56%) Degree
12 13 (30.23%) Linux
12 13 (30.23%) KVM
13 12 (27.91%) VMware ESXi
14 10 (23.26%) MySQL
14 10 (23.26%) Oracle
14 10 (23.26%) 3GPP
14 10 (23.26%) Radio Access Network
15 9 (20.93%) PHP
15 9 (20.93%) Apache
15 9 (20.93%) Juniper
15 9 (20.93%) Firewall
15 9 (20.93%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (20.93%) Computer Science
16 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
16 8 (18.60%) CheckPoint
16 8 (18.60%) Project Management
17 7 (16.28%) BGP

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (20.93%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 33 (76.74%) Wireless
2 24 (55.81%) Wi-Fi
3 23 (53.49%) LAN
4 20 (46.51%) Intrusion Detection
5 18 (41.86%) Internet
6 15 (34.88%) WAN
7 10 (23.26%) 3GPP
7 10 (23.26%) Radio Access Network
8 9 (20.93%) Firewall
9 7 (16.28%) BGP
10 6 (13.95%) OSPF
10 6 (13.95%) VPN
10 6 (13.95%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (9.30%) EIGRP
11 4 (9.30%) SNMP
11 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
11 4 (9.30%) WiMAX
11 4 (9.30%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (9.30%) WAAS
12 3 (6.98%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) MySQL
2 9 (20.93%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Network Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Wireless Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Network Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Network Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Design Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Support Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Network Design Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Architect
8 1 (2.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (6.98%) Firmware
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) PKI
4 1 (2.33%) Statistics
4 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Solaris
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Network Management
2 16 (37.21%) Network Design
3 8 (18.60%) Project Management
4 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
4 3 (6.98%) Data Security
5 2 (4.65%) ITIL
5 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.33%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.33%) SIEM
6 1 (2.33%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.33%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (2.33%) Product Management
6 1 (2.33%) Budget Control
6 1 (2.33%) Time Management
6 1 (2.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.33%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (2.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.33%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.33%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) PHP
2 1 (2.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (79.07%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (67.44%) CCNP
3 20 (46.51%) CCNA
4 14 (32.56%) Degree
5 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
6 4 (9.30%) CCIE
7 3 (6.98%) CISSP
8 1 (2.33%) MCITP
8 1 (2.33%) CWNA
8 1 (2.33%) MCP
8 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) KVM
2 12 (27.91%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.30%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.33%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 37 (86.05%) Cisco
2 10 (23.26%) Oracle
3 9 (20.93%) Juniper
4 8 (18.60%) CheckPoint
5 5 (11.63%) VMware
5 5 (11.63%) HP
6 4 (9.30%) Riverbed
6 4 (9.30%) F5
7 3 (6.98%) SonicWALL
7 3 (6.98%) BT
8 2 (4.65%) Aruba
9 1 (2.33%) ArcSight
9 1 (2.33%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.33%) Opsware
9 1 (2.33%) AirMagnet
9 1 (2.33%) 3Com
9 1 (2.33%) Dell
9 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.33%) Sun
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stanford-le-Hope
Abraxa Staff Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago