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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 256 258 251
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 11 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.74% 1.15% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 10
Average salary £40,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.36% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £37,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.90% -11.17%
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
1487 1653 1855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.48% 20.92% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1324 1510
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
(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
Essex - 4 £34,000 -
Hertfordshire -9 3 £51,250 -6.81% 2
Suffolk - 3 £43,000 -
Bedfordshire +18 1 £30,000 -21.05%
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 20 (76.92%) LAN
2 15 (57.69%) WAN
3 14 (53.85%) Cisco
4 10 (38.46%) Wireless
5 8 (30.77%) Firewall
5 8 (30.77%) VMware
5 8 (30.77%) Juniper
5 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
5 8 (30.77%) ITIL
6 7 (26.92%) Windows
6 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
6 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
7 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
7 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (23.08%) Lync
8 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
9 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 4 (15.38%) SQL
9 4 (15.38%) VoIP
9 4 (15.38%) VPN
9 4 (15.38%) DNS
9 4 (15.38%) HP
9 4 (15.38%) Aruba
9 4 (15.38%) VLAN
9 4 (15.38%) Office 365
9 4 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (11.54%) Meraki
10 3 (11.54%) Meru Networks
10 3 (11.54%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (23.08%) SharePoint
1 6 (23.08%) Lync
2 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (76.92%) LAN
2 15 (57.69%) WAN
3 10 (38.46%) Wireless
4 8 (30.77%) Firewall
5 4 (15.38%) VoIP
5 4 (15.38%) VLAN
5 4 (15.38%) VPN
5 4 (15.38%) DNS
6 3 (11.54%) PBX
7 2 (7.69%) UMTS
7 2 (7.69%) LTE
7 2 (7.69%) 4G
7 2 (7.69%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (7.69%) SSL
7 2 (7.69%) Ethernet
7 2 (7.69%) Broadband
7 2 (7.69%) GPRS
7 2 (7.69%) GSM
8 1 (3.85%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Technical Design Authority
3 2 (7.69%) Senior RAN Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Network Support
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) RAN Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.85%) Service Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Network Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) Project Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (7.69%) Logistics
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 2 (7.69%) Service Management
3 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) ITSM
4 1 (3.85%) Data Security
4 1 (3.85%) Network Planning
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.85%) CRM
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Line Management
4 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) CCNA
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCP
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
2 2 (7.69%) MCSA
2 2 (7.69%) CCNP
2 2 (7.69%) MCITP
3 1 (3.85%) ACSP
3 1 (3.85%) VCP5
3 1 (3.85%) CWNA
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco
2 8 (30.77%) Juniper
2 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
2 8 (30.77%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 4 (15.38%) HP
4 4 (15.38%) Aruba
5 3 (11.54%) Meraki
5 3 (11.54%) Meru Networks
6 2 (7.69%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (3.85%) F5
7 1 (3.85%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (3.85%) EMC
7 1 (3.85%) Remedy
7 1 (3.85%) Websense
7 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.85%) Brocade
7 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.85%) Draytek
7 1 (3.85%) AirMagnet
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