The first table below looks at the demand for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 18 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 719 569 670
Rank change year-on-year
-150 +101
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 184 296 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 1.42% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 143 249 191
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19370 20855 21221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.14% 20.04% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15386 16913 17844
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WLAN
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WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in England

WLAN
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the England region.

WLAN Salary Trend in England

WLAN
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WLAN Salary Histogram in England

WLAN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the England region over the 3 months to 18 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -91 65 £47,500 -5.00% 8
South East -68 49 £43,750 +2.94% 6
Yorkshire -27 26 £33,500 -34.31% 3
East of England -10 19 £55,000 +11.67% 1
North West -16 13 £26,750 -43.68% 5
South West -14 9 £30,000 -36.84% 6
West Midlands +3 3 £40,000 +33.33%
East Midlands -25 1 £36,000 -24.21% 3
WLAN
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WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 269 (83.80%) LAN
2 222 (69.16%) Cisco
3 166 (51.71%) Wireless
4 160 (49.84%) Firewall
5 150 (46.73%) WAN
6 140 (43.61%) Cisco Certification
7 105 (32.71%) VPN
8 96 (29.91%) Windows
9 92 (28.66%) CCNA
10 80 (24.92%) CCNP
11 69 (21.50%) Cisco ASA
12 68 (21.18%) Microsoft
13 64 (19.94%) Active Directory
14 62 (19.31%) VMware
15 60 (18.69%) CheckPoint
15 60 (18.69%) VoIP
16 59 (18.38%) ITIL
16 59 (18.38%) MPLS
17 58 (18.07%) VLAN
18 57 (17.76%) HP
19 56 (17.45%) DHCP
20 55 (17.13%) Juniper
20 55 (17.13%) BGP
21 54 (16.82%) DNS
22 52 (16.20%) Degree
23 48 (14.95%) EIGRP
24 47 (14.64%) Cisco Nexus
25 46 (14.33%) Network Security
26 44 (13.71%) IPsec
26 44 (13.71%) CCIE

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 19 (5.92%) Lync
2 16 (4.98%) SharePoint
3 13 (4.05%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.56%) IIS
5 3 (0.93%) Apache
5 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.31%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.31%) Site Server
7 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 31 (9.66%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.18%) MS Office
4 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) Epicor Vantage
2 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.62%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 269 (83.80%) LAN
2 166 (51.71%) Wireless
3 160 (49.84%) Firewall
4 150 (46.73%) WAN
5 105 (32.71%) VPN
6 69 (21.50%) Cisco ASA
7 60 (18.69%) VoIP
8 59 (18.38%) MPLS
9 58 (18.07%) VLAN
10 56 (17.45%) DHCP
11 55 (17.13%) BGP
12 54 (16.82%) DNS
13 48 (14.95%) EIGRP
14 47 (14.64%) Cisco Nexus
15 46 (14.33%) Network Security
16 44 (13.71%) IPsec
17 43 (13.40%) TCP/IP
18 37 (11.53%) SNMP
19 34 (10.59%) OSPF
20 28 (8.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.80%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (0.93%) CorVu
3 3 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (0.31%) WinDbg
General
1 43 (13.40%) Telecoms
2 26 (8.10%) Marketing
3 22 (6.85%) Law
4 18 (5.61%) Finance
5 16 (4.98%) Legal
5 16 (4.98%) Back Office
6 9 (2.80%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.87%) Retail
8 4 (1.25%) Banking
8 4 (1.25%) Games
9 2 (0.62%) Advertising
9 2 (0.62%) Electronics
10 1 (0.31%) French Language
10 1 (0.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 97 (30.22%) Network Engineer
2 41 (12.77%) Analyst
3 32 (9.97%) Support Engineer
3 32 (9.97%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 30 (9.35%) Network Analyst
5 27 (8.41%) Cisco Engineer
6 25 (7.79%) Network Support
7 18 (5.61%) Consultant
8 13 (4.05%) Team Leader
8 13 (4.05%) Sales Manager
8 13 (4.05%) Wireless Engineer
9 12 (3.74%) Senior Network Engineer
9 12 (3.74%) Operations Analyst
9 12 (3.74%) Architect
10 11 (3.43%) Support Analyst
10 11 (3.43%) Network Architect
10 11 (3.43%) Network Specialist
11 10 (3.12%) 3rd Line Support
12 9 (2.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (2.80%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.56%) EDI
1 5 (1.56%) CSS
2 3 (0.93%) HTML
2 3 (0.93%) XMPP
3 2 (0.62%) MFC
3 2 (0.62%) Cocoa
4 1 (0.31%) .NET
4 1 (0.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.92%) Video Conferencing
2 16 (4.98%) SecurID
3 11 (3.43%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.12%) Mathematics
5 9 (2.80%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.18%) Clustering
7 5 (1.56%) Firmware
7 5 (1.56%) Tandem
8 3 (0.93%) Statistics
8 3 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.62%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.62%) Social Media
9 2 (0.62%) CCTV
9 2 (0.62%) SCADA
9 2 (0.62%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.31%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.31%) AS400
10 1 (0.31%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.31%) ASIC
10 1 (0.31%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 96 (29.91%) Windows
2 39 (12.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 38 (11.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (9.03%) Linux
5 15 (4.67%) UNIX
6 10 (3.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.49%) Windows 7
7 8 (2.49%) Windows 8
7 8 (2.49%) Windows XP
8 5 (1.56%) Solaris
9 3 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.62%) CentOS
10 2 (0.62%) Android
10 2 (0.62%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.62%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (18.38%) ITIL
2 40 (12.46%) Project Management
3 36 (11.21%) Network Management
4 32 (9.97%) Network Design
5 26 (8.10%) WAN Optimisation
6 20 (6.23%) Service Delivery
7 18 (5.61%) Change Control
7 18 (5.61%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (5.30%) Load Balancing
9 16 (4.98%) E-Commerce
10 15 (4.67%) Time Management
11 14 (4.36%) Service Management
12 13 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (4.05%) Root Cause Analysis
12 13 (4.05%) Network Monitoring
13 12 (3.74%) Business Development
13 12 (3.74%) CRM
13 12 (3.74%) Practice Management
14 11 (3.43%) Capacity Management
15 10 (3.12%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (8.41%) SQL
2 17 (5.30%) Lisp
3 6 (1.87%) PHP
3 6 (1.87%) C
4 3 (0.93%) C++
4 3 (0.93%) Java
4 3 (0.93%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.62%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.62%) VC++
5 2 (0.62%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.31%) Python
6 1 (0.31%) Perl
6 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 140 (43.61%) Cisco Certification
2 92 (28.66%) CCNA
3 80 (24.92%) CCNP
4 52 (16.20%) Degree
5 44 (13.71%) CCIE
6 18 (5.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (3.12%) CISSP
8 9 (2.80%) CCSP
8 9 (2.80%) MCITP
9 8 (2.49%) MCSE
10 7 (2.18%) Security Cleared
11 5 (1.56%) MCP
11 5 (1.56%) CCDP
12 4 (1.25%) SC Cleared
12 4 (1.25%) MCSA
12 4 (1.25%) MBA
12 4 (1.25%) CCVP
12 4 (1.25%) CISA
12 4 (1.25%) CISM
13 3 (0.93%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.28%) SLA
2 8 (2.49%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.18%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.56%) COBIT
6 2 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 64 (19.94%) Active Directory
2 26 (8.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.12%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.80%) DFS Replication
5 6 (1.87%) vSphere
5 6 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.56%) Novell eDirectory
6 5 (1.56%) FreeRADIUS
6 5 (1.56%) UAG
7 4 (1.25%) KVM
8 3 (0.93%) ProxySG
8 3 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.62%) XenApp
9 2 (0.62%) Snort
9 2 (0.62%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.31%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.31%) Xen
10 1 (0.31%) Nmap
10 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (9.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (3.43%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (1.87%) SCCM
4 3 (0.93%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (0.93%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.62%) SCOM
5 2 (0.62%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.31%) WSUS
6 1 (0.31%) Nessus
6 1 (0.31%) Cacti
6 1 (0.31%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 222 (69.16%) Cisco
2 68 (21.18%) Microsoft
3 62 (19.31%) VMware
4 60 (18.69%) CheckPoint
5 57 (17.76%) HP
6 55 (17.13%) Juniper
7 40 (12.46%) Riverbed
8 25 (7.79%) F5
9 19 (5.92%) Avaya
10 17 (5.30%) McAfee
11 16 (4.98%) SolarWinds
12 15 (4.67%) Motorola
12 15 (4.67%) Fortinet
13 14 (4.36%) Brocade
14 13 (4.05%) Blue Coat
14 13 (4.05%) ProCurve
15 9 (2.80%) BT
15 9 (2.80%) Aruba
16 8 (2.49%) Aerohive Networks
16 8 (2.49%) Huawei
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 20k Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £28500 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus/benefits
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Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Excellent + bens
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
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Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
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