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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 727 720 764
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +44
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 184 199 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.14% 1.11% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 160 164 109
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
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
16196 17894 16851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.10% 18.35% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13612 14605 13285
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -19 71 £55,000 - 10
South East +7 67 £46,250 -11.90% 2
East of England +12 17 £40,000 -11.60% 2
North West +4 10 £36,500 +49.74% 5
West Midlands -13 9 £30,000 -47.82%
Yorkshire - 7 £52,500 - 1
South West -27 5 £34,500 -1.42% 4
East Midlands +3 4 £30,000 -
WLAN
UK

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 263 (71.27%) LAN
2 200 (54.20%) Cisco
3 189 (51.22%) WAN
4 162 (43.90%) Firewall
5 157 (42.55%) Wireless
6 155 (42.01%) Cisco Certification
7 119 (32.25%) CCNP
8 112 (30.35%) VPN
9 107 (29.00%) Windows
10 98 (26.56%) VLAN
11 93 (25.20%) SAN
12 92 (24.93%) VoIP
13 87 (23.58%) VMware
14 82 (22.22%) ITIL
15 75 (20.33%) Active Directory
16 74 (20.05%) MPLS
17 72 (19.51%) TCP/IP
17 72 (19.51%) Microsoft
18 69 (18.70%) VMware Infrastructure
19 63 (17.07%) SolarWinds
20 62 (16.80%) Windows Server 2008
20 62 (16.80%) Telecoms
21 61 (16.53%) Finance
21 61 (16.53%) CCNA
22 57 (15.45%) Cisco Nexus
23 55 (14.91%) MS Exchange
23 55 (14.91%) Service Management
24 54 (14.63%) Change Management
24 54 (14.63%) Linux
25 50 (13.55%) Data Centre

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 55 (14.91%) MS Exchange
2 28 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2013
3 27 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (7.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (2.98%) Lync
6 9 (2.44%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.81%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.81%) IIS
8 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.27%) Apache
9 1 (0.27%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (3.25%) MS Office
2 3 (0.81%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.27%) MS Project
3 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.44%) SaaS
2 8 (2.17%) Office 365
3 6 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.54%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 263 (71.27%) LAN
2 189 (51.22%) WAN
3 162 (43.90%) Firewall
4 157 (42.55%) Wireless
5 112 (30.35%) VPN
6 98 (26.56%) VLAN
7 93 (25.20%) SAN
8 92 (24.93%) VoIP
9 74 (20.05%) MPLS
10 72 (19.51%) TCP/IP
11 57 (15.45%) Cisco Nexus
12 48 (13.01%) Wi-Fi
13 46 (12.47%) Cisco Wireless
14 45 (12.20%) OSPF
15 41 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
15 41 (11.11%) DNS
16 40 (10.84%) BGP
16 40 (10.84%) Network Security
17 39 (10.57%) DHCP
18 36 (9.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.17%) Data Mining
3 4 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.08%) DB2
3 4 (1.08%) GIS
3 4 (1.08%) Informix
3 4 (1.08%) InterSystems Cache
3 4 (1.08%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.08%) MySQL
3 4 (1.08%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.08%) SAP HANA
4 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (1.08%) ERwin
3 1 (0.27%) Hudson
General
1 62 (16.80%) Telecoms
2 61 (16.53%) Finance
3 32 (8.67%) Legal
4 25 (6.78%) Marketing
5 22 (5.96%) Advertising
6 9 (2.44%) Retail
7 6 (1.63%) Law
8 5 (1.36%) Back Office
8 5 (1.36%) Brand Awareness
8 5 (1.36%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.27%) Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Billing
9 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 128 (34.69%) Network Engineer
2 83 (22.49%) Analyst
3 44 (11.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 39 (10.57%) Cisco Engineer
4 39 (10.57%) Support Engineer
5 36 (9.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 28 (7.59%) Server Analyst
7 27 (7.32%) Consultant
8 24 (6.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 22 (5.96%) Network Support
10 21 (5.69%) Architect
10 21 (5.69%) Senior Network Engineer
11 20 (5.42%) Network Support Engineer
12 18 (4.88%) Network Analyst
13 17 (4.61%) 3rd Line Support
13 17 (4.61%) Data Network Engineer
13 17 (4.61%) Wireless Engineer
14 16 (4.34%) Wireless Network Engineer
15 14 (3.79%) LAN Engineer
15 14 (3.79%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.50%) Middleware
2 19 (5.15%) 802.1X
3 4 (1.08%) JSON
3 4 (1.08%) REST
4 1 (0.27%) J2EE
4 1 (0.27%) OpenDaylight
4 1 (0.27%) Web Services
4 1 (0.27%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (13.55%) Data Centre
2 24 (6.50%) Private Cloud
3 21 (5.69%) Management Information System
4 16 (4.34%) Video Conferencing
5 11 (2.98%) Economics
6 10 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.71%) Driving Licence
7 9 (2.44%) Statistics
8 4 (1.08%) BYOD
8 4 (1.08%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.08%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.08%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.08%) SecurID
9 3 (0.81%) Clustering
9 3 (0.81%) Handset
9 3 (0.81%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.54%) CAN bus
10 2 (0.54%) CCTV
10 2 (0.54%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 107 (29.00%) Windows
2 62 (16.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (14.63%) Linux
4 41 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 17 (4.61%) Unix
6 15 (4.07%) Windows 7
7 13 (3.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (3.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (2.71%) Mac OS X
10 9 (2.44%) MVS
11 8 (2.17%) Debian
11 8 (2.17%) Fedora
11 8 (2.17%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.54%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.54%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.27%) CentOS
13 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (22.22%) ITIL
2 55 (14.91%) Service Management
3 54 (14.63%) Change Management
4 45 (12.20%) Presales
5 37 (10.03%) Migration
5 37 (10.03%) WAN Optimisation
6 35 (9.49%) Network Design
6 35 (9.49%) Project Management
7 29 (7.86%) Change Control
8 28 (7.59%) Load Balancing
9 27 (7.32%) Infrastructure Management
9 27 (7.32%) Service Delivery
10 26 (7.05%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 24 (6.50%) Capacity Planning
11 24 (6.50%) ITSM
11 24 (6.50%) Problem Management
12 23 (6.23%) SOA
13 21 (5.69%) Incident Management
14 20 (5.42%) Patch Management
15 18 (4.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 20 (5.42%) SQL
2 3 (0.81%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.54%) Python
4 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.27%) C
4 1 (0.27%) Perl
4 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.27%) Tcl
4 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 155 (42.01%) Cisco Certification
2 119 (32.25%) CCNP
3 61 (16.53%) CCNA
4 37 (10.03%) CCIE
5 22 (5.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (5.42%) Degree
7 14 (3.79%) MCP
8 13 (3.52%) CCDP
9 12 (3.25%) Security Cleared
10 11 (2.98%) HP ASE
10 11 (2.98%) HP MASE
11 7 (1.90%) A+ Certification
11 7 (1.90%) CCSA
11 7 (1.90%) MCSE
12 5 (1.36%) CCDA
12 5 (1.36%) MCSA
12 5 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (1.36%) SC Cleared
12 5 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (1.08%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.50%) SLA
2 2 (0.54%) QA
3 1 (0.27%) DICOM
3 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 75 (20.33%) Active Directory
2 69 (18.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (7.59%) VMware Server
4 26 (7.05%) DFS Replication
5 15 (4.07%) VMware ESX
6 13 (3.52%) vSphere
7 11 (2.98%) XenApp
8 10 (2.71%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.54%) Firmware
9 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.54%) NFS
9 2 (0.54%) Samba
9 2 (0.54%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.27%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.27%) KVM
10 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.27%) Squid
Systems Management
1 15 (4.07%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (3.52%) CiscoWorks
3 8 (2.17%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (1.63%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (1.63%) SCCM
5 5 (1.36%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (0.81%) Cisco LMS
6 3 (0.81%) FortiGate
6 3 (0.81%) WSUS
7 2 (0.54%) Cacti
7 2 (0.54%) cPanel
8 1 (0.27%) OPNET
8 1 (0.27%) Puppet
8 1 (0.27%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 200 (54.20%) Cisco
2 87 (23.58%) VMware
3 72 (19.51%) Microsoft
4 63 (17.07%) SolarWinds
5 47 (12.74%) Juniper
6 42 (11.38%) Riverbed
7 41 (11.11%) HP
8 40 (10.84%) CheckPoint
9 33 (8.94%) F5
10 32 (8.67%) Brocade
10 32 (8.67%) NetApp
11 26 (7.05%) Mitel
12 25 (6.78%) Palo Alto
13 20 (5.42%) Aruba
14 16 (4.34%) Avaya
14 16 (4.34%) Meraki
15 15 (4.07%) Citrix
16 14 (3.79%) ProCurve
17 13 (3.52%) ION Trading
18 12 (3.25%) Fortinet
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: Salary + car + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 45,000 - 60,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: £competitive + shift and oncall allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
greywood
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Mobica Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Pensions + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
AWD online
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 + Benefits + Training
Posted: 12 days ago
Oldham
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Devon
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago