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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 684 692 610
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -82
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 183 209 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.06% 1.07% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 152 185 206
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
17302 19482 18877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.91% 17.80% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14317 15672 15270
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +4 48 £52,500 +5.00% 10
South East -4 45 £42,500 -5.55% 7
South West +6 31 £40,000 +21.21% 1
East of England +5 22 £47,500 -2.56% 3
North West +10 15 £37,500 +40.18% 1
West Midlands +8 12 £36,097 -24.00% 3
Yorkshire -25 4 £65,000 +94.02%
East Midlands +2 3 £45,000 +125.00%
Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
WLAN
UK

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 314 (77.15%) LAN
2 258 (63.39%) WAN
3 229 (56.27%) Cisco
4 199 (48.89%) Windows
5 160 (39.31%) Firewall
6 152 (37.35%) Active Directory
7 143 (35.14%) Wireless
8 141 (34.64%) VPN
9 129 (31.70%) VMware
10 128 (31.45%) Microsoft
11 106 (26.04%) MS Exchange
12 102 (25.06%) VLAN
13 99 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
14 97 (23.83%) VMware Infrastructure
15 94 (23.10%) DNS
16 93 (22.85%) TCP/IP
17 90 (22.11%) Windows Server 2008
18 86 (21.13%) SAN
19 80 (19.66%) VoIP
20 78 (19.16%) MPLS
21 77 (18.92%) CCNA
22 73 (17.94%) DHCP
23 67 (16.46%) HP
24 65 (15.97%) CCNP
25 62 (15.23%) Exchange Server 2010
26 59 (14.50%) ITIL
27 57 (14.00%) BGP
28 56 (13.76%) Data Centre
29 54 (13.27%) Windows 7
30 52 (12.78%) Citrix

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (26.04%) MS Exchange
2 62 (15.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (10.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 38 (9.34%) Exchange Server 2013
5 37 (9.09%) Lync
6 20 (4.91%) SharePoint
7 15 (3.69%) IIS
8 8 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.49%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.25%) Apache
12 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 43 (10.57%) MS Excel
2 36 (8.85%) MS Office
3 9 (2.21%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.74%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.49%) MS Project
7 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.74%) Epicor Vantage
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.72%) Office 365
2 3 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.49%) Yammer
3 2 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (0.49%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.25%) IaaS
4 1 (0.25%) SaaS
4 1 (0.25%) PaaS
4 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 314 (77.15%) LAN
2 258 (63.39%) WAN
3 160 (39.31%) Firewall
4 143 (35.14%) Wireless
5 141 (34.64%) VPN
6 102 (25.06%) VLAN
7 94 (23.10%) DNS
8 93 (22.85%) TCP/IP
9 86 (21.13%) SAN
10 80 (19.66%) VoIP
11 78 (19.16%) MPLS
12 73 (17.94%) DHCP
13 57 (14.00%) BGP
14 49 (12.04%) Wi-Fi
15 48 (11.79%) OSPF
16 44 (10.81%) Network Security
17 39 (9.58%) NAS
18 37 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
19 36 (8.85%) Internet
20 29 (7.13%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.13%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.74%) CorVu
5 1 (0.25%) MySQL
5 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 51 (12.53%) Telecoms
2 48 (11.79%) Finance
3 34 (8.35%) Marketing
4 26 (6.39%) Legal
5 20 (4.91%) Retail
6 19 (4.67%) Law
7 13 (3.19%) Publishing
7 13 (3.19%) Manufacturing
8 11 (2.70%) Back Office
9 8 (1.97%) Automotive
9 8 (1.97%) Multimedia
10 7 (1.72%) Electronics
11 6 (1.47%) Advertising
12 3 (0.74%) Local Government
13 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.49%) Banking
14 1 (0.25%) Games
14 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 78 (19.16%) Analyst
2 72 (17.69%) Network Engineer
3 41 (10.07%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 39 (9.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 39 (9.58%) Architect
5 29 (7.13%) Server Analyst
6 26 (6.39%) Team Leader
7 25 (6.14%) Consultant
8 24 (5.90%) Support Analyst
9 22 (5.41%) Support Engineer
10 21 (5.16%) Network Analyst
11 20 (4.91%) Infrastructure Manager
12 18 (4.42%) Network Team Leader
13 17 (4.18%) Infrastructure Architect
13 17 (4.18%) Project Manager
14 15 (3.69%) Senior Analyst
14 15 (3.69%) Senior Network Engineer
14 15 (3.69%) IT Support
15 14 (3.44%) Network Architect
15 14 (3.44%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.70%) Middleware
2 8 (1.97%) UIQ
2 8 (1.97%) Series 60
2 8 (1.97%) Qt
2 8 (1.97%) OpenAL
2 8 (1.97%) OpenCL
2 8 (1.97%) Flash
2 8 (1.97%) J2ME
2 8 (1.97%) WAP
2 8 (1.97%) SVG
2 8 (1.97%) OpenGL
2 8 (1.97%) BREW
3 5 (1.23%) 802.1X
3 5 (1.23%) XMPP
4 4 (0.98%) ISPF
5 2 (0.49%) X-Windows
5 2 (0.49%) JSP
6 1 (0.25%) Web Services
6 1 (0.25%) .NET
6 1 (0.25%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 56 (13.76%) Data Centre
2 39 (9.58%) Video Conferencing
3 13 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.19%) Replication
4 9 (2.21%) iPhone
5 8 (1.97%) Device Driver
5 8 (1.97%) MPEG
6 6 (1.47%) EPoS
6 6 (1.47%) BYOD
7 5 (1.23%) User Experience
7 5 (1.23%) Chip and PIN
7 5 (1.23%) Clustering
8 4 (0.98%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.98%) EqualLogic
8 4 (0.98%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.74%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.74%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.74%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.74%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.74%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 199 (48.89%) Windows
2 90 (22.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (13.27%) Windows 7
4 52 (12.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 51 (12.53%) Linux
6 45 (11.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (4.91%) Windows 8
8 13 (3.19%) Android
9 12 (2.95%) Mac OS X
10 11 (2.70%) Windows XP
11 8 (1.97%) Windows Mobile
11 8 (1.97%) Nucleus RTOS
12 7 (1.72%) UNIX
13 4 (0.98%) Embedded Linux
14 3 (0.74%) Solaris
15 2 (0.49%) SUSE
15 2 (0.49%) Debian
15 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (14.50%) ITIL
2 48 (11.79%) Project Management
3 29 (7.13%) Infrastructure Management
4 25 (6.14%) WAN Optimisation
4 25 (6.14%) Load Balancing
4 25 (6.14%) Migration
4 25 (6.14%) Network Design
5 24 (5.90%) PRINCE2
6 18 (4.42%) Mentoring
7 17 (4.18%) Network Monitoring
8 15 (3.69%) Service Delivery
9 14 (3.44%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (3.44%) Problem Management
10 13 (3.19%) Mobile Device Management
10 13 (3.19%) Service Management
10 13 (3.19%) Information Security
11 12 (2.95%) Change Management
11 12 (2.95%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (2.70%) Patch Management
13 9 (2.21%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 29 (7.13%) SQL
2 18 (4.42%) PowerShell
3 9 (2.21%) C
4 8 (1.97%) C++
4 8 (1.97%) Java
5 6 (1.47%) VB
6 2 (0.49%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.25%) VB6
7 1 (0.25%) R
7 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.25%) VBScript
7 1 (0.25%) PHP
7 1 (0.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 99 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (18.92%) CCNA
3 65 (15.97%) CCNP
4 43 (10.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (7.62%) Degree
6 28 (6.88%) MCSE
7 21 (5.16%) CCIE
7 21 (5.16%) MCITP
8 17 (4.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (3.19%) CWNA
10 12 (2.95%) CWNE
11 9 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (1.97%) MCP
12 8 (1.97%) CISSP
12 8 (1.97%) MCSA
12 8 (1.97%) Security Cleared
13 6 (1.47%) CCSP
13 6 (1.47%) SC Cleared
14 5 (1.23%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.91%) SLA
2 9 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (2.21%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.49%) JSP 440
3 2 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.25%) COBIT
4 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 152 (37.35%) Active Directory
2 97 (23.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (9.58%) Hyper-V
4 33 (8.11%) vSphere
5 31 (7.62%) DFS Replication
6 30 (7.37%) VMware Server
7 19 (4.67%) XenApp
8 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.74%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.49%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.25%) XenServer
10 1 (0.25%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 39 (9.58%) SCCM
2 16 (3.93%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (2.21%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (1.23%) Cisco UCCE
4 5 (1.23%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (1.23%) OpenView
5 4 (0.98%) SCOM
5 4 (0.98%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.98%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.74%) Cacti
6 3 (0.74%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.49%) Cisco LMS
7 2 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.25%) vMotion
8 1 (0.25%) WSUS
8 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.25%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.25%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 229 (56.27%) Cisco
2 129 (31.70%) VMware
3 128 (31.45%) Microsoft
4 67 (16.46%) HP
5 52 (12.78%) Citrix
6 48 (11.79%) Juniper
7 47 (11.55%) CheckPoint
8 38 (9.34%) SolarWinds
9 36 (8.85%) Riverbed
10 27 (6.63%) NetApp
11 23 (5.65%) Mitel
12 21 (5.16%) Avaya
13 20 (4.91%) Aruba
14 18 (4.42%) Veeam
15 16 (3.93%) Dell
16 13 (3.19%) IBM
16 13 (3.19%) SonicWALL
17 12 (2.95%) F5
17 12 (2.95%) Ruckus Wireless
17 12 (2.95%) Meraki
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Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum + On Call + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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Oldham
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