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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 246 262 250
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 15 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 1.01% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 18
Average salary £33,500 £55,000 £34,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.09% +61.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £42,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.32%
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
1581 1786 1843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.75% 20.77% 21.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1201 1383 1511
Average salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015. 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
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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
Cambridgeshire +12 5 £33,000 -42.60%
Essex - 4 £34,000 - 1
Suffolk - 3 £43,000 -
Hertfordshire -15 2 £55,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +21 1 £30,000 -21.05%
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 17 (73.91%) LAN
2 15 (65.22%) WAN
3 11 (47.83%) Firewall
4 9 (39.13%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (34.78%) Cisco
5 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
6 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
6 7 (30.43%) VPN
6 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
6 7 (30.43%) Windows
7 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
7 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
7 6 (26.09%) OSPF
7 6 (26.09%) BGP
7 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
7 6 (26.09%) Marketing
7 6 (26.09%) Lync
8 5 (21.74%) HSRP
8 5 (21.74%) Publishing
8 5 (21.74%) VRRP
8 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
9 4 (17.39%) VoIP
9 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
9 4 (17.39%) SQL
9 4 (17.39%) DNS
9 4 (17.39%) VMware
9 4 (17.39%) VLAN
9 4 (17.39%) Wireless
9 4 (17.39%) Office 365
10 3 (13.04%) Aruba

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 (26.09%) SharePoint
1 6 (26.09%) Lync
2 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (73.91%) LAN
2 15 (65.22%) WAN
3 11 (47.83%) Firewall
4 7 (30.43%) VPN
5 6 (26.09%) OSPF
5 6 (26.09%) BGP
5 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
6 5 (21.74%) HSRP
6 5 (21.74%) VRRP
7 4 (17.39%) VLAN
7 4 (17.39%) DNS
7 4 (17.39%) VoIP
7 4 (17.39%) Wireless
8 3 (13.04%) PBX
9 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
10 1 (4.35%) HTTP
10 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
10 1 (4.35%) NAS
10 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
10 1 (4.35%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
1 6 (26.09%) Marketing
2 5 (21.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (13.04%) Analyst
1 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
1 3 (13.04%) Technical Design Authority
2 2 (8.70%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Network Support
2 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Network Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (4.35%) Project Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Specialist
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
3 1 (4.35%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL
1 3 (13.04%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
2 2 (8.70%) Service Management
2 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.35%) ITSM
3 1 (4.35%) Data Security
3 1 (4.35%) Network Planning
3 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.35%) CRM
3 1 (4.35%) Project Management
3 1 (4.35%) Network Management
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (4.35%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) MCP
1 2 (8.70%) MCSE
1 2 (8.70%) MCSA
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.70%) MCITP
2 1 (4.35%) ACSP
2 1 (4.35%) VCP5
2 1 (4.35%) CWNA
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco
1 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) HP
4 3 (13.04%) Juniper
4 3 (13.04%) Aruba
4 3 (13.04%) Meraki
4 3 (13.04%) Meru Networks
5 2 (8.70%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (4.35%) F5
6 1 (4.35%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (4.35%) Remedy
6 1 (4.35%) Websense
6 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.35%) Brocade
6 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.35%) Draytek
6 1 (4.35%) AirMagnet
6 1 (4.35%) Infoblox
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