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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 126 115 156
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +41
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 17 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.73% 0.60% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.51% 2.68% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 14
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-14.11% +1.87%
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
485 448 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.90% 22.43% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 388 310 491
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 23 September 2014.

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 23 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
Hemel Hempstead - 11 £57,500 -
Borehamwood +2 1 - - 2
WLAN
East of England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 25 (96.15%) Cisco
1 25 (96.15%) Wireless
2 23 (88.46%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (88.46%) CCNP
3 19 (73.08%) Wi-Fi
3 19 (73.08%) Intrusion Detection
3 19 (73.08%) Network Management
4 17 (65.38%) Internet
5 16 (61.54%) Network Design
6 15 (57.69%) CCNA
7 11 (42.31%) KVM
7 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
10 8 (30.77%) Radio Access Network
10 8 (30.77%) Linux
11 7 (26.92%) MySQL
11 7 (26.92%) Oracle
11 7 (26.92%) LAN
11 7 (26.92%) 3GPP
11 7 (26.92%) Degree
12 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
12 6 (23.08%) PHP
12 6 (23.08%) Apache
12 6 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
13 4 (15.38%) WiMAX
14 3 (11.54%) MPLS
14 3 (11.54%) WAN
15 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 6 (23.08%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 25 (96.15%) Wireless
2 19 (73.08%) Intrusion Detection
2 19 (73.08%) Wi-Fi
3 17 (65.38%) Internet
4 8 (30.77%) Radio Access Network
5 7 (26.92%) LAN
5 7 (26.92%) 3GPP
6 4 (15.38%) WiMAX
7 3 (11.54%) MPLS
7 3 (11.54%) WAN
8 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
8 2 (7.69%) OSPF
8 2 (7.69%) EIGRP
8 2 (7.69%) 802.11
9 1 (3.85%) UMTS
9 1 (3.85%) TACACS
9 1 (3.85%) VRRP
9 1 (3.85%) BGP
9 1 (3.85%) SSH
9 1 (3.85%) Fast Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
2 6 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Network Engineer
2 12 (46.15%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Wireless Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Design Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) RAN Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Senior RAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Network Management
2 16 (61.54%) Network Design
3 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
3 1 (3.85%) Time Management
3 1 (3.85%) Product Management
3 1 (3.85%) Budget Control
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) Project Management
3 1 (3.85%) Identity Management
3 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
3 1 (3.85%) SIEM
3 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.85%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.85%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) PHP
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (88.46%) CCNP
1 23 (88.46%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (57.69%) CCNA
3 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
4 7 (26.92%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.85%) CWNA
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) KVM
2 10 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.85%) ISA Server
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) OpenView
1 1 (3.85%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Cisco
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Aruba
3 2 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Dell
4 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.85%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) AirMagnet
4 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.85%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.85%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (3.85%) Sun
4 1 (3.85%) Compuware
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