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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 631 717 608
Rank change year-on-year
+86 -109
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 209 136 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.19% 0.81% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 170 112 234
Average salary £50,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £27,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.20% -11.17%
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
17557 16858 20674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.07% 17.34% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14352 13311 17265
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 January 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 January 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 +59 97 £55,000 +10.00% 7
South East +4 57 £52,500 +10.52% 8
South West -2 23 £35,000 -9.67% 1
North West -4 14 £24,375 -11.36% 2
East of England -6 8 £45,250 -4.73% 2
West Midlands -8 6 £57,500 +43.75% 1
East Midlands +6 2 £55,000 +64.17%
Yorkshire -30 2 £50,000 +31.57% 2
Midlands - 2 £57,500 -
WLAN
UK

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 382 (79.09%) LAN
2 360 (74.53%) Cisco
3 300 (62.11%) WAN
4 247 (51.14%) Firewall
5 222 (45.96%) Wireless
6 203 (42.03%) VPN
7 176 (36.44%) Cisco Certification
8 172 (35.61%) Windows
9 132 (27.33%) CheckPoint
10 128 (26.50%) Active Directory
11 114 (23.60%) Microsoft
12 108 (22.36%) CCNA
13 107 (22.15%) CCNP
14 106 (21.95%) MS Exchange
15 100 (20.70%) VoIP
16 97 (20.08%) VLAN
16 97 (20.08%) Network Security
17 95 (19.67%) BGP
18 92 (19.05%) VMware
18 92 (19.05%) TCP/IP
19 90 (18.63%) Cisco ASA
20 86 (17.81%) Avaya
21 84 (17.39%) ITIL
22 83 (17.18%) Juniper
23 79 (16.36%) HP
23 79 (16.36%) MPLS
24 73 (15.11%) DNS
25 71 (14.70%) OSPF
26 70 (14.49%) Cisco Nexus
27 69 (14.29%) Telecoms

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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
1 106 (21.95%) MS Exchange
2 60 (12.42%) Lync
3 43 (8.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (4.97%) IIS
5 23 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 21 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.62%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.62%) Lotus Domino
11 3 (0.62%) Apache
12 1 (0.21%) WordPress
12 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 57 (11.80%) MS Office
2 47 (9.73%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.86%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.41%) Epicor Vantage
3 1 (0.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.69%) Office 365
2 3 (0.62%) SaaS
3 2 (0.41%) PaaS
3 2 (0.41%) IaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 382 (79.09%) LAN
2 300 (62.11%) WAN
3 247 (51.14%) Firewall
4 222 (45.96%) Wireless
5 203 (42.03%) VPN
6 100 (20.70%) VoIP
7 97 (20.08%) VLAN
7 97 (20.08%) Network Security
8 95 (19.67%) BGP
9 92 (19.05%) TCP/IP
10 90 (18.63%) Cisco ASA
11 79 (16.36%) MPLS
12 73 (15.11%) DNS
13 71 (14.70%) OSPF
14 70 (14.49%) Cisco Nexus
15 58 (12.01%) EIGRP
16 57 (11.80%) Cisco IOS
17 55 (11.39%) IPsec
18 51 (10.56%) DHCP
19 49 (10.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.83%) Big Data
4 3 (0.62%) MS Access
5 2 (0.41%) MySQL
5 2 (0.41%) DB2
5 2 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.41%) CorVu
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (0.83%) JIRA
2 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.21%) Subversion
General
1 69 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 63 (13.04%) Finance
3 26 (5.38%) Marketing
4 20 (4.14%) Law
5 18 (3.73%) Retail
6 15 (3.11%) Banking
7 14 (2.90%) Legal
8 10 (2.07%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.86%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.04%) Electronics
11 4 (0.83%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.62%) French Language
12 3 (0.62%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.62%) Games
13 2 (0.41%) Advertising
13 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.21%) Billing
14 1 (0.21%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 134 (27.74%) Network Engineer
2 46 (9.52%) Architect
3 41 (8.49%) Consultant
4 33 (6.83%) Analyst
5 32 (6.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 31 (6.42%) Project Engineer
7 28 (5.80%) Team Leader
8 27 (5.59%) Network Team Leader
9 24 (4.97%) Senior Network Engineer
10 23 (4.76%) Support Engineer
10 23 (4.76%) Network Support
10 23 (4.76%) Network Architect
11 20 (4.14%) Administrator
11 20 (4.14%) Infrastructure Architect
12 17 (3.52%) Wireless Engineer
12 17 (3.52%) Network Analyst
13 16 (3.31%) Systems Administrator
13 16 (3.31%) IT Support
14 14 (2.90%) Sales Consultant
14 14 (2.90%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.04%) JSP
2 2 (0.41%) Middleware
3 1 (0.21%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.21%) LAMP
3 1 (0.21%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.21%) HTML
3 1 (0.21%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.80%) Video Conferencing
3 27 (5.59%) Management Information System
4 17 (3.52%) Clustering
5 16 (3.31%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.48%) Blackberry
6 12 (2.48%) Replication
6 12 (2.48%) Enterprise Storage
7 7 (1.45%) iPhone
7 7 (1.45%) iPad
7 7 (1.45%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.24%) SCADA
8 6 (1.24%) SecurID
9 5 (1.04%) DTV
10 4 (0.83%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.83%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.83%) CESG
10 4 (0.83%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.62%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.62%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 172 (35.61%) Windows
2 45 (9.32%) Linux
3 44 (9.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (6.63%) Windows 7
6 30 (6.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (4.97%) Windows 8
8 18 (3.73%) UNIX
9 13 (2.69%) Windows XP
10 12 (2.48%) Android
11 7 (1.45%) Mac OS X
12 5 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.83%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.41%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.21%) CentOS
16 1 (0.21%) SUSE
16 1 (0.21%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (17.39%) ITIL
2 62 (12.84%) Network Design
3 50 (10.35%) Load Balancing
4 46 (9.52%) Project Management
5 35 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 34 (7.04%) Service Management
7 33 (6.83%) Migration
8 30 (6.21%) Network Monitoring
9 27 (5.59%) Network Management
10 24 (4.97%) Kalman Filter
11 23 (4.76%) E-Commerce
11 23 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
12 20 (4.14%) Line Management
13 16 (3.31%) Information Security
13 16 (3.31%) Change Management
14 15 (3.11%) Asset Management
15 14 (2.90%) TOGAF
16 13 (2.69%) Service Delivery
17 12 (2.48%) Continuous Improvement
17 12 (2.48%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 23 (4.76%) SQL
2 21 (4.35%) Lisp
3 4 (0.83%) R
4 3 (0.62%) Perl
4 3 (0.62%) PHP
5 2 (0.41%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.21%) Python
Qualifications
1 176 (36.44%) Cisco Certification
2 108 (22.36%) CCNA
3 107 (22.15%) CCNP
4 62 (12.84%) CCIE
5 60 (12.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 51 (10.56%) Degree
7 41 (8.49%) MCITP
8 18 (3.73%) CISSP
9 16 (3.31%) CCDP
10 15 (3.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (2.48%) MCSE
11 12 (2.48%) CCIP
12 10 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (2.07%) CCVP
12 10 (2.07%) Security Cleared
13 9 (1.86%) CCDA
14 7 (1.45%) CWNA
14 7 (1.45%) CWNE
14 7 (1.45%) HNC
14 7 (1.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (4.35%) SLA
3 6 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 6 (1.24%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.04%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.83%) QA
5 4 (0.83%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.62%) COBIT
7 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 128 (26.50%) Active Directory
2 58 (12.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (10.56%) vSphere
4 34 (7.04%) Hyper-V
5 32 (6.63%) XenApp
6 8 (1.66%) Terminal Services
6 8 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.04%) DFS Replication
8 3 (0.62%) KVM
9 2 (0.41%) Firmware
9 2 (0.41%) Xen
9 2 (0.41%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.41%) UAG
10 1 (0.21%) XenServer
10 1 (0.21%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.21%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 31 (6.42%) Cisco CUCM
2 16 (3.31%) SCCM
3 9 (1.86%) Cisco LMS
4 8 (1.66%) SCOrch
5 7 (1.45%) Cisco Prime
6 6 (1.24%) RANCID
6 6 (1.24%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (1.24%) HP SiteScope
6 6 (1.24%) Cacti
7 5 (1.04%) CiscoWorks
8 4 (0.83%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (0.41%) SCOM
10 1 (0.21%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.21%) Puppet
10 1 (0.21%) WSUS
10 1 (0.21%) Nagios
10 1 (0.21%) SCSM
Vendors
1 360 (74.53%) Cisco
2 132 (27.33%) CheckPoint
3 114 (23.60%) Microsoft
4 92 (19.05%) VMware
5 86 (17.81%) Avaya
6 83 (17.18%) Juniper
7 79 (16.36%) HP
8 60 (12.42%) Citrix
9 56 (11.59%) Aruba
10 45 (9.32%) F5
11 26 (5.38%) Dell
11 26 (5.38%) Meraki
12 22 (4.55%) Nokia
13 20 (4.14%) Apple
13 20 (4.14%) Motorola
14 18 (3.73%) Aerohive Networks
15 16 (3.31%) IBM
15 16 (3.31%) Fortinet
16 15 (3.11%) Brocade
16 15 (3.11%) EMC
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flexi Time
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Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £100000.00 per annum + 15K Bonus
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £60000.00 - £78000.00 per annum
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Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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