The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 657 745 597
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -148
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 217 172 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.25% 0.90% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 166 142 229
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
WLAN
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17425 19196 19903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.70% 17.37% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14085 15397 16228
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 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
London +70 88 £52,500 +8.24% 3
South East +22 46 £43,125 -13.75% 3
South West +23 38 £38,750 +58.16% 3
North West +23 17 £32,500 +21.49% 21
East of England +23 16 £33,000 -37.14% 8
East Midlands +4 5 £45,000 +38.46% 2
West Midlands +2 5 £36,097 -11.41% 4
Yorkshire -15 1 £67,500 +101.49% 1
WLAN
UK

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 338 (82.24%) LAN
2 276 (67.15%) WAN
3 259 (63.02%) Cisco
4 205 (49.88%) Windows
5 165 (40.15%) Firewall
6 163 (39.66%) Wireless
7 158 (38.44%) Active Directory
8 143 (34.79%) VPN
9 133 (32.36%) VMware
10 120 (29.20%) MS Exchange
11 119 (28.95%) Microsoft
12 108 (26.28%) Cisco Certification
13 99 (24.09%) VLAN
14 98 (23.84%) VMware Infrastructure
15 91 (22.14%) TCP/IP
16 88 (21.41%) MPLS
17 82 (19.95%) VoIP
18 77 (18.73%) ITIL
19 75 (18.25%) Windows Server 2008
20 74 (18.00%) SAN
21 73 (17.76%) DNS
21 73 (17.76%) CCNA
21 73 (17.76%) HP
22 71 (17.27%) Exchange Server 2010
23 67 (16.30%) Citrix
24 64 (15.57%) CCNP
25 61 (14.84%) Microsoft Certification
26 60 (14.60%) Data Centre
27 57 (13.87%) Juniper
28 54 (13.14%) MS Office

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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
1 120 (29.20%) MS Exchange
2 71 (17.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (10.71%) Lync
4 38 (9.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 34 (8.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (4.87%) IIS
7 19 (4.62%) SharePoint
8 13 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.49%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.49%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.24%) WorkSite
Applications
1 54 (13.14%) MS Office
2 53 (12.90%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.43%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.97%) SOLIDWORKS
6 3 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.73%) MS Project
7 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.97%) Epicor Vantage
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.43%) Office 365
2 2 (0.49%) IaaS
2 2 (0.49%) SaaS
2 2 (0.49%) PaaS
2 2 (0.49%) Yammer
3 1 (0.24%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.24%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 338 (82.24%) LAN
2 276 (67.15%) WAN
3 165 (40.15%) Firewall
4 163 (39.66%) Wireless
5 143 (34.79%) VPN
6 99 (24.09%) VLAN
7 91 (22.14%) TCP/IP
8 88 (21.41%) MPLS
9 82 (19.95%) VoIP
10 74 (18.00%) SAN
11 73 (17.76%) DNS
12 53 (12.90%) DHCP
13 52 (12.65%) Network Security
14 48 (11.68%) BGP
15 45 (10.95%) SSL
16 42 (10.22%) Cisco ASA
17 41 (9.98%) OSPF
18 37 (9.00%) Cisco IOS
19 35 (8.52%) Internet
20 33 (8.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.79%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (0.97%) CorVu
5 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.24%) MySQL
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.24%) QlikView
General
1 40 (9.73%) Telecoms
2 34 (8.27%) Finance
3 25 (6.08%) Retail
4 23 (5.60%) Law
5 19 (4.62%) Legal
6 16 (3.89%) Manufacturing
7 14 (3.41%) Marketing
8 7 (1.70%) Publishing
9 6 (1.46%) Electronics
10 5 (1.22%) Advertising
11 3 (0.73%) Back Office
12 2 (0.49%) Local Government
13 1 (0.24%) Games
13 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.24%) Banking
13 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (17.03%) Network Engineer
2 66 (16.06%) Analyst
3 44 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 43 (10.46%) Architect
5 39 (9.49%) Consultant
6 28 (6.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 27 (6.57%) Support Analyst
8 25 (6.08%) Team Leader
9 24 (5.84%) Senior Network Engineer
10 23 (5.60%) IT Support
11 22 (5.35%) Server Analyst
12 21 (5.11%) Support Engineer
13 20 (4.87%) Network Team Leader
13 20 (4.87%) Infrastructure Architect
14 19 (4.62%) Infrastructure Manager
15 17 (4.14%) Network Analyst
15 17 (4.14%) Network Architect
16 15 (3.65%) Sales Consultant
16 15 (3.65%) Systems Support
16 15 (3.65%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.22%) XMPP
2 4 (0.97%) ISPF
2 4 (0.97%) Middleware
2 4 (0.97%) WAP
3 2 (0.49%) JSP
3 2 (0.49%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.24%) Web Services
4 1 (0.24%) COM+
4 1 (0.24%) DCOM
4 1 (0.24%) .NET
4 1 (0.24%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 60 (14.60%) Data Centre
2 49 (11.92%) Video Conferencing
3 12 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (2.92%) Replication
4 8 (1.95%) Clustering
4 8 (1.95%) Public Cloud
5 7 (1.70%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.46%) EPoS
6 6 (1.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (1.22%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.22%) Chip and PIN
7 5 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (0.97%) Statistics
8 4 (0.97%) PKI
8 4 (0.97%) Blackberry
8 4 (0.97%) User Experience
8 4 (0.97%) BYOD
8 4 (0.97%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.73%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (0.73%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 205 (49.88%) Windows
2 75 (18.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (10.95%) Linux
4 44 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 41 (9.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (6.57%) Windows 7
7 21 (5.11%) Windows XP
8 16 (3.89%) Windows 8
9 9 (2.19%) UNIX
10 8 (1.95%) Android
10 8 (1.95%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.73%) Solaris
13 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.49%) SUSE
13 2 (0.49%) Debian
14 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (18.73%) ITIL
2 46 (11.19%) Project Management
3 43 (10.46%) Migration
4 41 (9.98%) Load Balancing
5 25 (6.08%) Root Cause Analysis
6 23 (5.60%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (5.60%) PRINCE2
7 22 (5.35%) Infrastructure Management
7 22 (5.35%) Service Delivery
8 20 (4.87%) Network Design
8 20 (4.87%) Service Management
9 19 (4.62%) Information Security
10 18 (4.38%) Server Building
11 15 (3.65%) Network Monitoring
12 14 (3.41%) WAN Optimisation
13 13 (3.16%) ERP
13 13 (3.16%) Mentoring
14 12 (2.92%) Capacity Planning
15 11 (2.68%) Business Continuity
15 11 (2.68%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (6.57%) SQL
2 12 (2.92%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.46%) VB
4 2 (0.49%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.24%) VBScript
5 1 (0.24%) C
5 1 (0.24%) C#
5 1 (0.24%) PHP
5 1 (0.24%) VB6
Qualifications
1 108 (26.28%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (17.76%) CCNA
3 64 (15.57%) CCNP
4 61 (14.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (9.00%) CCIE
6 34 (8.27%) MCITP
7 30 (7.30%) MCSE
7 30 (7.30%) Degree
8 25 (6.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (3.89%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (3.65%) CWNA
11 14 (3.41%) CWNE
12 13 (3.16%) CISSP
13 9 (2.19%) MCSA
13 9 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 8 (1.95%) SC Cleared
14 8 (1.95%) Security Cleared
14 8 (1.95%) MCP
15 6 (1.46%) CCSP
16 5 (1.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (3.89%) SLA
2 11 (2.68%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.49%) JSP 440
3 2 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 158 (38.44%) Active Directory
2 98 (23.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (12.41%) vSphere
4 38 (9.25%) Hyper-V
5 30 (7.30%) XenApp
6 23 (5.60%) VMware Server
6 23 (5.60%) DFS Replication
7 6 (1.46%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.49%) Xen
10 1 (0.24%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.24%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.24%) XenServer
10 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.24%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 39 (9.49%) SCCM
2 11 (2.68%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (2.43%) Cisco LMS
4 6 (1.46%) Cisco UCCX
5 5 (1.22%) OpenView
5 5 (1.22%) CiscoWorks
6 4 (0.97%) SCOM
6 4 (0.97%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.73%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.73%) Cisco UCCE
7 3 (0.73%) Cacti
8 2 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.24%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.24%) WSUS
Vendors
1 259 (63.02%) Cisco
2 133 (32.36%) VMware
3 119 (28.95%) Microsoft
4 73 (17.76%) HP
5 67 (16.30%) Citrix
6 57 (13.87%) Juniper
7 48 (11.68%) CheckPoint
8 39 (9.49%) Aruba
8 39 (9.49%) SolarWinds
9 33 (8.03%) Avaya
10 29 (7.06%) Meraki
11 26 (6.33%) Riverbed
12 22 (5.35%) Meru Networks
12 22 (5.35%) Ruckus Wireless
13 21 (5.11%) IBM
14 20 (4.87%) Aerohive Networks
15 18 (4.38%) Dell
16 17 (4.14%) NetApp
16 17 (4.14%) Mitel
17 15 (3.65%) F5
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Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mobica Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £50,000 (Dependent on experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mobica Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 Dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Kendal
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Southport
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Wigan
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Blackpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Burnley
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Manchester
Mobica Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 Dependent on experience
Posted: 7 days ago