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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 265 255 264
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 18 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.00% 1.01% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 16
Average salary £55,000 £35,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,150 £30,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1797 1875 1790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.64% 21.90% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1393 1541 1422
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +6 12 £55,000 +69.23%
Cambridgeshire -1 5 £57,500 -4.16%
Bedfordshire - 1 £38,000 -
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 21 (80.77%) LAN
2 18 (69.23%) Cisco
3 17 (65.38%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (53.85%) WAN
5 11 (42.31%) Firewall
5 11 (42.31%) Wireless
6 10 (38.46%) Juniper
6 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
6 10 (38.46%) Project Management
6 10 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (34.62%) Degree
7 9 (34.62%) CCNP
8 7 (26.92%) CCIE
8 7 (26.92%) OSPF
8 7 (26.92%) BGP
8 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (26.92%) Riverbed
8 7 (26.92%) WAAS
8 7 (26.92%) F5
8 7 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (23.08%) Radio Access Network
10 5 (19.23%) Internet
10 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
10 5 (19.23%) Linux
10 5 (19.23%) KVM
10 5 (19.23%) Network Management
10 5 (19.23%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (19.23%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
11 4 (15.38%) Bluetooth

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 3 (11.54%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) LAN
2 14 (53.85%) WAN
3 11 (42.31%) Wireless
3 11 (42.31%) Firewall
4 10 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (26.92%) WAAS
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (26.92%) OSPF
5 7 (26.92%) BGP
6 6 (23.08%) Radio Access Network
7 5 (19.23%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (19.23%) Internet
8 4 (15.38%) VPN
8 4 (15.38%) Bluetooth
9 3 (11.54%) 3GPP
9 3 (11.54%) SNMP
9 3 (11.54%) Wireshark
9 3 (11.54%) tcpdump
10 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
1 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Architect
1 7 (26.92%) Network Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Development Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Business Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Wireless Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Network Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Business Development Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Support Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Firmware
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
1 3 (11.54%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Project Management
2 5 (19.23%) Network Management
3 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.54%) Business Development
4 3 (11.54%) Data Security
4 3 (11.54%) Network Design
4 3 (11.54%) Marketing Management
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) CRM
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.85%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) PHP
2 1 (3.85%) Python
2 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.85%) C
2 1 (3.85%) C++
2 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (34.62%) Degree
2 9 (34.62%) CCNP
3 7 (26.92%) CCIE
4 4 (15.38%) CCNA
5 3 (11.54%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (19.23%) KVM
2 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 3 (11.54%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Cisco
2 10 (38.46%) Juniper
2 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
3 7 (26.92%) Riverbed
3 7 (26.92%) F5
4 4 (15.38%) HP
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle
5 3 (11.54%) BT
5 3 (11.54%) SonicWALL
6 2 (7.69%) Aruba
6 2 (7.69%) VMware
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.85%) Opsware