The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 132 122 160
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +38
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 5 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.25% 0.31% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.04% 1.24% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Average salary £47,500 £53,750 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% -14.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
WLAN
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
481 482 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.58% 25.07% 22.84%
Number of salaries quoted 391 294 505
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

WLAN
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the Hertfordshire region.

WLAN Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

WLAN
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

WLAN Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

WLAN
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Stevenage - 4 £47,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £31,500 -
WLAN
East of England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (64.29%) LAN
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) CCNP
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) Internet
2 5 (35.71%) Wireless
2 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (35.71%) Network Management
2 5 (35.71%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (28.57%) Office 365
3 4 (28.57%) KVM
3 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (28.57%) Lync
3 4 (28.57%) 4G
3 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (28.57%) Network Design
3 4 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (28.57%) LTE
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) UMTS
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 4 (28.57%) Lync
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) LAN
2 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 5 (35.71%) Internet
2 5 (35.71%) Wireless
2 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (35.71%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (28.57%) UMTS
3 4 (28.57%) LTE
3 4 (28.57%) 4G
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) Broadband
3 4 (28.57%) GPRS
3 4 (28.57%) GSM
4 2 (14.29%) 3GPP
5 1 (7.14%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
1 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) RAN Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior RAN Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Design Authority
4 2 (14.29%) Wireless Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Design Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Network Management
2 4 (28.57%) Network Design
3 3 (21.43%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) ITSM
4 1 (7.14%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CCNP
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (28.57%) KVM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Dell