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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 618 701 617
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -84
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 255 163 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.37% 0.93% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 191 142 224
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,050 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
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
18661 17562 21389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.02% 17.46% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15164 13877 17958
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +55 104 £57,000 +17.52% 10
South East +31 82 £52,500 +23.52% 4
South West +1 20 £40,000 -11.11% 2
North West -15 16 £24,375 -29.34%
East of England -10 14 £33,750 -17.68% 1
West Midlands -12 12 £45,000 +47.54%
Yorkshire -39 7 £33,500 -11.84% 4
North East -13 3 £60,000 +26.31%
Midlands - 3 £60,000 -
East Midlands +12 2 £55,000 +64.17%
WLAN
UK

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 386 (73.66%) Cisco
2 384 (73.28%) LAN
3 298 (56.87%) WAN
4 263 (50.19%) Firewall
5 247 (47.14%) Wireless
6 206 (39.31%) VPN
7 195 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
8 178 (33.97%) Windows
9 143 (27.29%) CheckPoint
10 132 (25.19%) CCNA
11 121 (23.09%) Active Directory
12 116 (22.14%) Microsoft
13 112 (21.37%) CCNP
14 111 (21.18%) BGP
15 107 (20.42%) TCP/IP
16 105 (20.04%) VLAN
17 102 (19.47%) VoIP
18 100 (19.08%) MS Exchange
19 98 (18.70%) Cisco ASA
20 95 (18.13%) Network Security
21 89 (16.98%) Avaya
21 89 (16.98%) MPLS
22 88 (16.79%) VMware
23 87 (16.60%) Juniper
23 87 (16.60%) Network Design
24 86 (16.41%) Cisco Nexus
25 83 (15.84%) DNS
26 82 (15.65%) HP
26 82 (15.65%) Telecoms
27 80 (15.27%) ITIL

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 100 (19.08%) MS Exchange
2 61 (11.64%) Lync
3 38 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (4.58%) IIS
5 23 (4.39%) SharePoint
6 20 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (1.34%) Apache
8 7 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.38%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.38%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 52 (9.92%) MS Office
2 42 (8.02%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.10%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.57%) Epicor Vantage
3 1 (0.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.10%) Office 365
2 3 (0.57%) SaaS
3 2 (0.38%) PaaS
3 2 (0.38%) IaaS
4 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 384 (73.28%) LAN
2 298 (56.87%) WAN
3 263 (50.19%) Firewall
4 247 (47.14%) Wireless
5 206 (39.31%) VPN
6 111 (21.18%) BGP
7 107 (20.42%) TCP/IP
8 105 (20.04%) VLAN
9 102 (19.47%) VoIP
10 98 (18.70%) Cisco ASA
11 95 (18.13%) Network Security
12 89 (16.98%) MPLS
13 86 (16.41%) Cisco Nexus
14 83 (15.84%) DNS
15 76 (14.50%) OSPF
16 71 (13.55%) EIGRP
17 65 (12.40%) DHCP
18 64 (12.21%) Cisco IOS
19 51 (9.73%) Internet
19 51 (9.73%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.01%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (0.95%) MySQL
3 4 (0.76%) Big Data
3 4 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (0.57%) CorVu
4 3 (0.57%) MS Access
5 2 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.38%) DB2
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 5 (0.95%) JIRA
2 4 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.19%) Subversion
3 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
General
1 82 (15.65%) Telecoms
2 71 (13.55%) Finance
3 26 (4.96%) Marketing
4 21 (4.01%) Law
5 17 (3.24%) Banking
6 15 (2.86%) Retail
7 13 (2.48%) Legal
8 10 (1.91%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.72%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.95%) Electronics
11 4 (0.76%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.57%) Games
12 3 (0.57%) French Language
12 3 (0.57%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.19%) Front Office
14 1 (0.19%) Back Office
14 1 (0.19%) Advertising
14 1 (0.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 152 (29.01%) Network Engineer
2 48 (9.16%) Architect
3 42 (8.02%) Consultant
4 34 (6.49%) Project Engineer
5 33 (6.30%) Analyst
6 29 (5.53%) Team Leader
6 29 (5.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 28 (5.34%) Network Team Leader
8 27 (5.15%) Wireless Engineer
9 23 (4.39%) Network Architect
10 22 (4.20%) Network Support
10 22 (4.20%) Support Engineer
11 21 (4.01%) Administrator
11 21 (4.01%) Network Analyst
11 21 (4.01%) Infrastructure Architect
12 17 (3.24%) Systems Administrator
13 16 (3.05%) Network Administrator
14 15 (2.86%) Senior Network Engineer
15 14 (2.67%) IT Support
16 13 (2.48%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (0.95%) JSP
2 1 (0.19%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (0.19%) Middleware
2 1 (0.19%) LAMP
2 1 (0.19%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.19%) HTML
2 1 (0.19%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (5.92%) Management Information System
3 23 (4.39%) Video Conferencing
4 17 (3.24%) Clustering
5 16 (3.05%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.48%) Blackberry
7 12 (2.29%) Hedge funds
8 11 (2.10%) Enterprise Storage
8 11 (2.10%) Replication
9 10 (1.91%) SecurID
10 7 (1.34%) iPad
10 7 (1.34%) iPhone
11 6 (1.15%) SCADA
12 5 (0.95%) DTV
13 4 (0.76%) Mainframe
13 4 (0.76%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.76%) CESG
13 4 (0.76%) PKI
13 4 (0.76%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 178 (33.97%) Windows
2 59 (11.26%) Linux
3 52 (9.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (7.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (6.68%) Windows 7
6 32 (6.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (4.77%) Windows 8
8 23 (4.39%) UNIX
9 14 (2.67%) Windows XP
10 12 (2.29%) Android
11 9 (1.72%) Mac OS X
12 6 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.76%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.38%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.19%) AIX
17 1 (0.19%) Solaris
17 1 (0.19%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (16.60%) Network Design
2 80 (15.27%) ITIL
3 48 (9.16%) Project Management
4 44 (8.40%) Load Balancing
5 35 (6.68%) Network Management
5 35 (6.68%) Service Management
5 35 (6.68%) E-Commerce
6 31 (5.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 30 (5.73%) Kalman Filter
7 30 (5.73%) Network Monitoring
8 25 (4.77%) Migration
9 23 (4.39%) Line Management
10 21 (4.01%) Change Management
11 18 (3.44%) Root Cause Analysis
12 16 (3.05%) Asset Management
13 15 (2.86%) TOGAF
13 15 (2.86%) Information Security
14 14 (2.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (2.67%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (2.48%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (6.11%) Lisp
2 22 (4.20%) SQL
3 5 (0.95%) PHP
3 5 (0.95%) R
4 4 (0.76%) Perl
5 2 (0.38%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.38%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 195 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
2 132 (25.19%) CCNA
3 112 (21.37%) CCNP
4 61 (11.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 60 (11.45%) CCIE
6 57 (10.88%) Degree
7 45 (8.59%) MCITP
8 20 (3.82%) CCDP
9 19 (3.63%) Security Cleared
10 17 (3.24%) CISSP
11 15 (2.86%) CCIP
11 15 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (2.10%) MCSE
13 10 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (1.72%) CCVP
14 9 (1.72%) HNC
14 9 (1.72%) HND
14 9 (1.72%) CCDA
15 8 (1.53%) SC Cleared
16 6 (1.15%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.15%) SLA
2 22 (4.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.53%) ISO 9001
4 7 (1.34%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 6 (1.15%) QA
6 4 (0.76%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.57%) COBIT
8 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 121 (23.09%) Active Directory
2 52 (9.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (8.59%) vSphere
4 34 (6.49%) Hyper-V
5 26 (4.96%) XenApp
6 12 (2.29%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (1.53%) KVM
7 8 (1.53%) DFS Replication
8 7 (1.34%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.57%) UAG
10 2 (0.38%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.38%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.38%) Firmware
10 2 (0.38%) Postfix
11 1 (0.19%) XenServer
11 1 (0.19%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 40 (7.63%) Cisco CUCM
2 15 (2.86%) SCCM
3 9 (1.72%) SCOrch
4 8 (1.53%) Cisco Prime
4 8 (1.53%) HP SiteScope
4 8 (1.53%) Cacti
4 8 (1.53%) RANCID
5 6 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (1.15%) Cisco LMS
6 5 (0.95%) CiscoWorks
7 4 (0.76%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.38%) SCOM
9 1 (0.19%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.19%) SCSM
9 1 (0.19%) Nagios
9 1 (0.19%) OpenView
9 1 (0.19%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.19%) Sysprep
9 1 (0.19%) Puppet
9 1 (0.19%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 386 (73.66%) Cisco
2 143 (27.29%) CheckPoint
3 116 (22.14%) Microsoft
4 89 (16.98%) Avaya
5 88 (16.79%) VMware
6 87 (16.60%) Juniper
7 82 (15.65%) HP
8 51 (9.73%) Aruba
9 50 (9.54%) Citrix
10 47 (8.97%) F5
11 31 (5.92%) Motorola
12 26 (4.96%) Dell
13 23 (4.39%) Nokia
14 20 (3.82%) Apple
15 19 (3.63%) Aerohive Networks
15 19 (3.63%) Meraki
16 17 (3.24%) EMC
17 16 (3.05%) Fortinet
18 14 (2.67%) Riverbed
19 13 (2.48%) Ruckus Wireless
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £42500 - £47500 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits + Over Time
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Training
Posted: 9 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
AQA
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum circa
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 20% bonus, 10 % pension
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridge
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
North West London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 23 days ago