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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 245 230 253
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +23
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 21 12 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.17% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.35% 0.79% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 33
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £44,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.26% +1.87%
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
1561 1517 1848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.58% 21.25% 20.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1252 1241 1484
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -3 18 £52,500 - 3
Essex - 2 £33,750 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £23,000 -
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 30 (90.91%) Wireless
2 29 (87.88%) Cisco
3 27 (81.82%) CCNP
3 27 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (57.58%) Intrusion Detection
4 19 (57.58%) Network Management
4 19 (57.58%) Wi-Fi
5 18 (54.55%) CCNA
6 17 (51.52%) Internet
7 16 (48.48%) Network Design
8 14 (42.42%) LAN
9 11 (33.33%) KVM
9 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (30.30%) WAN
10 10 (30.30%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
12 8 (24.24%) Radio Access Network
12 8 (24.24%) Linux
13 7 (21.21%) MySQL
13 7 (21.21%) Oracle
13 7 (21.21%) 3GPP
13 7 (21.21%) Degree
14 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
14 6 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (18.18%) PHP
14 6 (18.18%) Apache
15 5 (15.15%) VPN
15 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
16 4 (12.12%) VMware
16 4 (12.12%) WiMAX

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (18.18%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 30 (90.91%) Wireless
2 19 (57.58%) Intrusion Detection
2 19 (57.58%) Wi-Fi
3 17 (51.52%) Internet
4 14 (42.42%) LAN
5 10 (30.30%) WAN
6 8 (24.24%) Radio Access Network
7 7 (21.21%) 3GPP
8 5 (15.15%) VPN
9 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
9 4 (12.12%) SSL
9 4 (12.12%) EIGRP
9 4 (12.12%) WiMAX
10 3 (9.09%) MPLS
10 3 (9.09%) Ethernet
10 3 (9.09%) BGP
10 3 (9.09%) Firewall
10 3 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (6.06%) VoIP
11 2 (6.06%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) MySQL
2 6 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Network Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Wireless Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Design Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Support Specialist
5 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.03%) RAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Solaris
3 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Network Management
2 16 (48.48%) Network Design
3 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.06%) ITIL
4 1 (3.03%) Project Management
4 1 (3.03%) Identity Management
4 1 (3.03%) Data Security
4 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) Logistics
4 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.03%) Time Management
4 1 (3.03%) Product Management
4 1 (3.03%) Budget Control
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.03%) SIEM
4 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.03%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) PHP
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (81.82%) CCNP
1 27 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (54.55%) CCNA
3 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 7 (21.21%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) CISSP
5 1 (3.03%) MCP
5 1 (3.03%) CCIE
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.03%) CWNA
5 1 (3.03%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) KVM
2 10 (30.30%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.06%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.03%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) OpenView
1 1 (3.03%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) Cisco
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) Juniper
4 3 (9.09%) HP
5 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.06%) Aruba
6 1 (3.03%) ArcSight
6 1 (3.03%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.03%) AirMagnet
6 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.03%) 3Com
6 1 (3.03%) Dell
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.03%) Sun
6 1 (3.03%) Compuware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Up to £25k & Corporate Benefits, Training, Car
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £55k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood
Everything Everywhere
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Health, 25 Days and Car
Posted: 17 days ago