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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 638 629 628
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 250 235 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.28% 1.31% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 220 194 245
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
19558 17881 20283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.88% 17.82% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15648 14541 16861
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £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 21 August 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 21 August 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
(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 -32 85 £50,000 -4.76% 13
South East -24 63 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Yorkshire -38 31 £33,500 - 2
South West +7 26 £35,000 -39.13%
East of England -3 24 £50,000 -4.76% 2
West Midlands +4 19 £40,000 +25.98% 2
North West -31 3 £30,875 -5.00% 2
WLAN
UK

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 301 (70.82%) Cisco
2 269 (63.29%) LAN
3 211 (49.65%) Wireless
4 207 (48.71%) Firewall
5 178 (41.88%) WAN
6 175 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
7 134 (31.53%) CCNA
8 132 (31.06%) Windows
9 126 (29.65%) VPN
10 103 (24.24%) BGP
11 95 (22.35%) CheckPoint
12 94 (22.12%) EIGRP
12 94 (22.12%) Cisco ASA
13 91 (21.41%) CCNP
13 91 (21.41%) VLAN
14 90 (21.18%) Cisco Nexus
15 87 (20.47%) MPLS
16 85 (20.00%) DHCP
16 85 (20.00%) TCP/IP
16 85 (20.00%) Active Directory
17 82 (19.29%) DNS
18 80 (18.82%) Microsoft
19 77 (18.12%) Network Design
20 73 (17.18%) HP
21 68 (16.00%) VMware
22 66 (15.53%) Cisco CUCM
23 64 (15.06%) Windows Server 2008
24 62 (14.59%) Telecoms
25 57 (13.41%) SNMP
26 56 (13.18%) VoIP

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 46 (10.82%) MS Exchange
2 45 (10.59%) Lync
3 26 (6.12%) SharePoint
4 17 (4.00%) IIS
5 10 (2.35%) Apache
5 10 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.47%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.24%) Site Server
8 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 40 (9.41%) MS Excel
2 22 (5.18%) MS Office
3 11 (2.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.41%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.71%) Summit
1 3 (0.71%) Epicor Vantage
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.18%) SaaS
2 4 (0.94%) PaaS
3 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 269 (63.29%) LAN
2 211 (49.65%) Wireless
3 207 (48.71%) Firewall
4 178 (41.88%) WAN
5 126 (29.65%) VPN
6 103 (24.24%) BGP
7 94 (22.12%) EIGRP
7 94 (22.12%) Cisco ASA
8 91 (21.41%) VLAN
9 90 (21.18%) Cisco Nexus
10 87 (20.47%) MPLS
11 85 (20.00%) TCP/IP
11 85 (20.00%) DHCP
12 82 (19.29%) DNS
13 57 (13.41%) SNMP
14 56 (13.18%) VoIP
15 55 (12.94%) DMVPN
16 53 (12.47%) OSPF
17 51 (12.00%) SSL
18 49 (11.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.35%) MySQL
2 7 (1.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (0.71%) CorVu
3 3 (0.71%) Big Data
3 3 (0.71%) MS Access
4 2 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.24%) JIRA
General
1 62 (14.59%) Telecoms
2 45 (10.59%) Finance
3 35 (8.24%) Law
4 26 (6.12%) Marketing
5 15 (3.53%) Legal
6 10 (2.35%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.88%) Banking
8 6 (1.41%) Retail
9 4 (0.94%) French Language
9 4 (0.94%) Back Office
10 3 (0.71%) Advertising
10 3 (0.71%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.47%) Front Office
12 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.24%) Electronics
12 1 (0.24%) Games
12 1 (0.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 121 (28.47%) Network Engineer
2 52 (12.24%) Analyst
3 46 (10.82%) Network Analyst
4 38 (8.94%) Consultant
5 24 (5.65%) Support Engineer
6 23 (5.41%) Wireless Engineer
7 22 (5.18%) Sales Manager
8 21 (4.94%) Network Support
8 21 (4.94%) Operations Analyst
9 17 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 16 (3.76%) Senior Analyst
10 16 (3.76%) Architect
11 15 (3.53%) Network Consultant
11 15 (3.53%) Project Engineer
11 15 (3.53%) Senior Network Analyst
12 14 (3.29%) Support Analyst
13 13 (3.06%) Systems Engineer
13 13 (3.06%) Technical Engineer
13 13 (3.06%) Security Consultant
13 13 (3.06%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.47%) XMPP
2 1 (0.24%) DCOM
2 1 (0.24%) CSS
2 1 (0.24%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.12%) SecurID
2 21 (4.94%) Management Information System
3 19 (4.47%) Video Conferencing
4 11 (2.59%) Hedge funds
4 11 (2.59%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.88%) Clustering
6 6 (1.41%) CCTV
7 5 (1.18%) Firmware
8 4 (0.94%) PKI
8 4 (0.94%) Mathematics
8 4 (0.94%) iPhone
9 3 (0.71%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.71%) iPad
9 3 (0.71%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.71%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.71%) IVR
10 2 (0.47%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.47%) SCADA
10 2 (0.47%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.24%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 132 (31.06%) Windows
2 64 (15.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (13.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 53 (12.47%) Linux
5 24 (5.65%) Windows 7
6 23 (5.41%) UNIX
7 12 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.65%) Windows 8
8 7 (1.65%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.41%) Solaris
10 5 (1.18%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.47%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.47%) Android
14 1 (0.24%) Windows CE
14 1 (0.24%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (18.12%) Network Design
2 54 (12.71%) E-Commerce
3 47 (11.06%) Kalman Filter
4 40 (9.41%) ITIL
5 37 (8.71%) Project Management
6 35 (8.24%) WAN Optimisation
7 31 (7.29%) Network Management
8 22 (5.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 22 (5.18%) Business Development
9 20 (4.71%) Service Management
10 16 (3.76%) Service Delivery
11 15 (3.53%) Change Management
11 15 (3.53%) CRM
11 15 (3.53%) Load Balancing
11 15 (3.53%) Time Management
12 13 (3.06%) Information Security
13 12 (2.82%) Business Continuity
13 12 (2.82%) Migration
14 10 (2.35%) Validation
15 9 (2.12%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 51 (12.00%) Lisp
2 23 (5.41%) SQL
3 7 (1.65%) PHP
4 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.47%) R
5 1 (0.24%) C
5 1 (0.24%) Perl
Qualifications
1 175 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 134 (31.53%) CCNA
3 91 (21.41%) CCNP
4 52 (12.24%) Degree
5 34 (8.00%) CCIE
6 29 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (6.82%) Security Cleared
7 24 (5.65%) MCITP
8 13 (3.06%) CISSP
9 9 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (1.88%) CCDP
11 7 (1.65%) CCIP
11 7 (1.65%) SC Cleared
12 6 (1.41%) CCVP
12 6 (1.41%) CWNA
13 5 (1.18%) CCSE
13 5 (1.18%) CCSP
13 5 (1.18%) MCP
13 5 (1.18%) HNC
13 5 (1.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.65%) SLA
2 19 (4.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.35%) ISO 9001
4 9 (2.12%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.18%) COBIT
5 5 (1.18%) QA
6 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 85 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 32 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (4.00%) DFS Replication
4 16 (3.76%) vSphere
5 12 (2.82%) Hyper-V
6 11 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (2.59%) KVM
7 5 (1.18%) UAG
8 3 (0.71%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (0.71%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.47%) Postfix
9 2 (0.47%) XenApp
10 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 66 (15.53%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (3.06%) SCCM
3 8 (1.88%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (1.65%) SCOrch
5 5 (1.18%) HP SiteScope
5 5 (1.18%) RANCID
5 5 (1.18%) Cisco UCCX
5 5 (1.18%) Cacti
6 4 (0.94%) CiscoWorks
6 4 (0.94%) Cisco UCCE
7 3 (0.71%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.24%) WSUS
9 1 (0.24%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.24%) Sysprep
9 1 (0.24%) OpenView
Vendors
1 301 (70.82%) Cisco
2 95 (22.35%) CheckPoint
3 80 (18.82%) Microsoft
4 73 (17.18%) HP
5 68 (16.00%) VMware
6 51 (12.00%) Motorola
7 43 (10.12%) Riverbed
8 42 (9.88%) Avaya
8 42 (9.88%) Juniper
9 34 (8.00%) F5
10 19 (4.47%) Aruba
11 18 (4.24%) ProCurve
12 15 (3.53%) Mitel
13 14 (3.29%) Dell
13 14 (3.29%) Aerohive Networks
14 13 (3.06%) NetApp
14 13 (3.06%) McAfee
15 12 (2.82%) Oracle
16 11 (2.59%) Citrix
16 11 (2.59%) SolarWinds
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,500 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flexi Time
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
LA International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £6k Car, 5% Pension, Private Health
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £55k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: 6 days ago