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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 607 611 603
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 272 247 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.25% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.41% 1.41% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 232 209 257
Average salary £42,500 £45,080 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.72% +12.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.26% +1.87%
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
19356 17531 20835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.10% 17.57% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15419 14362 17241
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 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -6 107 £52,500 - 14
South East -19 61 £40,000 -3.03% 12
Yorkshire -34 30 £33,500 - 1
South West -5 29 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands +5 21 £40,000 +27.85% 2
East of England -15 21 £50,000 -4.76% 4
North West -42 2 £35,000 -20.00% 1
East Midlands -11 1 £50,000 -4.76%
WLAN
UK

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 319 (70.42%) Cisco
2 297 (65.56%) LAN
3 221 (48.79%) Wireless
4 216 (47.68%) Firewall
5 213 (47.02%) WAN
6 189 (41.72%) Cisco Certification
7 149 (32.89%) VPN
8 147 (32.45%) CCNA
9 134 (29.58%) Windows
10 133 (29.36%) BGP
11 112 (24.72%) CheckPoint
12 109 (24.06%) EIGRP
13 102 (22.52%) TCP/IP
14 100 (22.08%) CCNP
14 100 (22.08%) Cisco ASA
14 100 (22.08%) Cisco Nexus
15 93 (20.53%) Microsoft
16 92 (20.31%) VLAN
17 90 (19.87%) MPLS
18 88 (19.43%) Active Directory
19 81 (17.88%) Network Design
20 79 (17.44%) DHCP
21 78 (17.22%) DNS
22 74 (16.34%) OSPF
23 70 (15.45%) VoIP
23 70 (15.45%) Telecoms
24 68 (15.01%) Cisco CUCM
25 59 (13.02%) DMVPN
25 59 (13.02%) Finance
26 58 (12.80%) E-Commerce

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 55 (12.14%) Lync
2 53 (11.70%) MS Exchange
3 24 (5.30%) SharePoint
4 16 (3.53%) IIS
5 12 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (2.21%) Apache
7 4 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.44%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.22%) Site Server
10 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 39 (8.61%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.96%) MS Office
3 11 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.66%) Summit
1 3 (0.66%) Epicor Vantage
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.10%) SaaS
2 4 (0.88%) PaaS
3 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 297 (65.56%) LAN
2 221 (48.79%) Wireless
3 216 (47.68%) Firewall
4 213 (47.02%) WAN
5 149 (32.89%) VPN
6 133 (29.36%) BGP
7 109 (24.06%) EIGRP
8 102 (22.52%) TCP/IP
9 100 (22.08%) Cisco ASA
9 100 (22.08%) Cisco Nexus
10 92 (20.31%) VLAN
11 90 (19.87%) MPLS
12 79 (17.44%) DHCP
13 78 (17.22%) DNS
14 74 (16.34%) OSPF
15 70 (15.45%) VoIP
16 59 (13.02%) DMVPN
17 51 (11.26%) Network Security
17 51 (11.26%) SSL
17 51 (11.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.43%) MySQL
2 9 (1.99%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (0.88%) Big Data
5 3 (0.66%) CorVu
5 3 (0.66%) MS Access
6 2 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.66%) JIRA
3 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.22%) Subversion
General
1 70 (15.45%) Telecoms
2 59 (13.02%) Finance
3 24 (5.30%) Law
4 16 (3.53%) Marketing
5 12 (2.65%) Legal
6 11 (2.43%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.55%) Banking
7 7 (1.55%) Retail
8 4 (0.88%) Back Office
9 3 (0.66%) French Language
9 3 (0.66%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.44%) Front Office
10 2 (0.44%) Advertising
11 1 (0.22%) Games
11 1 (0.22%) Billing
11 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 140 (30.91%) Network Engineer
2 48 (10.60%) Analyst
3 41 (9.05%) Network Analyst
4 38 (8.39%) Consultant
5 26 (5.74%) Network Support
6 24 (5.30%) Architect
7 23 (5.08%) Wireless Engineer
8 22 (4.86%) Project Engineer
9 20 (4.42%) Support Engineer
10 19 (4.19%) Team Leader
11 18 (3.97%) Sales Manager
12 17 (3.75%) Network Team Leader
13 16 (3.53%) Operations Analyst
13 16 (3.53%) Network Architect
13 16 (3.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 16 (3.53%) Senior Analyst
14 15 (3.31%) Support Analyst
14 15 (3.31%) Network Consultant
14 15 (3.31%) Senior Network Analyst
15 14 (3.09%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.44%) CSS
2 1 (0.22%) JSP
2 1 (0.22%) LAMP
2 1 (0.22%) XMPP
2 1 (0.22%) HTML
2 1 (0.22%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 55 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.86%) SecurID
3 21 (4.64%) Management Information System
4 16 (3.53%) Computer Science
4 16 (3.53%) Hedge funds
5 15 (3.31%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (1.99%) Clustering
7 5 (1.10%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.10%) PKI
8 4 (0.88%) CCTV
8 4 (0.88%) Mainframe
8 4 (0.88%) iPhone
8 4 (0.88%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.66%) iPad
9 3 (0.66%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.66%) IVR
9 3 (0.66%) Firmware
9 3 (0.66%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.44%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.44%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 134 (29.58%) Windows
2 56 (12.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (11.70%) Linux
4 46 (10.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (6.40%) Windows 7
6 20 (4.42%) UNIX
7 14 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.77%) Windows XP
9 7 (1.55%) Mac OS X
9 7 (1.55%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.66%) Solaris
11 3 (0.66%) Android
12 2 (0.44%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.22%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.22%) CentOS
13 1 (0.22%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (17.88%) Network Design
2 58 (12.80%) E-Commerce
3 51 (11.26%) ITIL
4 41 (9.05%) Kalman Filter
5 39 (8.61%) Project Management
6 30 (6.62%) Service Management
6 30 (6.62%) Network Management
7 25 (5.52%) WAN Optimisation
8 21 (4.64%) Business Development
9 20 (4.42%) Continuous Improvement
10 19 (4.19%) Change Management
11 17 (3.75%) Service Delivery
12 16 (3.53%) Time Management
12 16 (3.53%) Load Balancing
13 14 (3.09%) Data Analysis
14 13 (2.87%) Information Security
14 13 (2.87%) CRM
14 13 (2.87%) Mentoring
15 12 (2.65%) Migration
16 11 (2.43%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (12.14%) Lisp
2 22 (4.86%) SQL
3 9 (1.99%) PHP
4 3 (0.66%) R
5 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.22%) C
5 1 (0.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 189 (41.72%) Cisco Certification
2 147 (32.45%) CCNA
3 100 (22.08%) CCNP
4 48 (10.60%) Degree
5 39 (8.61%) CCIE
6 35 (7.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 30 (6.62%) MCITP
8 29 (6.40%) Security Cleared
9 13 (2.87%) CCDP
10 11 (2.43%) CISSP
11 10 (2.21%) CCIP
12 9 (1.99%) HNC
12 9 (1.99%) HND
12 9 (1.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (1.77%) CCVP
14 7 (1.55%) SC Cleared
15 6 (1.32%) CCSP
16 5 (1.10%) MCP
16 5 (1.10%) CCSE
16 5 (1.10%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.96%) SLA
2 19 (4.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.21%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.77%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.55%) QA
6 4 (0.88%) COBIT
7 3 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 88 (19.43%) Active Directory
2 29 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (3.31%) Hyper-V
3 15 (3.31%) vSphere
4 14 (3.09%) DFS Replication
5 11 (2.43%) KVM
6 10 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.66%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.44%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.44%) UAG
8 2 (0.44%) Postfix
8 2 (0.44%) XenApp
9 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 68 (15.01%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (2.43%) SCCM
3 8 (1.77%) SCOrch
4 7 (1.55%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (1.10%) HP SiteScope
5 5 (1.10%) Cacti
5 5 (1.10%) RANCID
6 4 (0.88%) CiscoWorks
6 4 (0.88%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (0.88%) Cisco UCCE
7 3 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.66%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.22%) WSUS
8 1 (0.22%) Nagios
8 1 (0.22%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.22%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.22%) Sysprep
8 1 (0.22%) Puppet
8 1 (0.22%) OpenView
Vendors
1 319 (70.42%) Cisco
2 112 (24.72%) CheckPoint
3 93 (20.53%) Microsoft
4 57 (12.58%) HP
4 57 (12.58%) VMware
5 56 (12.36%) Avaya
6 54 (11.92%) Motorola
7 48 (10.60%) F5
8 46 (10.15%) Juniper
9 31 (6.84%) Riverbed
10 28 (6.18%) Aruba
11 16 (3.53%) Dell
12 14 (3.09%) Aerohive Networks
13 13 (2.87%) NetApp
14 12 (2.65%) Mitel
14 12 (2.65%) Oracle
15 11 (2.43%) Nortel
15 11 (2.43%) Citrix
15 11 (2.43%) McAfee
15 11 (2.43%) ProCurve
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EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Up to £25k & Corporate Benefits, Training, Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £6k Car, 5% Pension, Private Health
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Anantha
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £55k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood
Everything Everywhere
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
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