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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 150 136 137
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 2 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.086% 0.44% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 1.69% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 16
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +74.60%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
592 652 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.34% 25.96% 26.18%
Number of salaries quoted 410 445 523
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,400 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
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 5 May 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
Watford +6 2 £55,000 -4.34% 1
WLAN
East of England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (57.14%) Lync
3 4 (57.14%) Office 365
4 3 (42.86%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (28.57%) Service Management
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 1 (14.29%) MS Office
6 1 (14.29%) VoIP
6 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) VPN
6 1 (14.29%) ITSM
6 1 (14.29%) Data Security
6 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 1 (14.29%) Network Planning
6 1 (14.29%) VLAN
6 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Design Authority
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Design Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Security
3 1 (14.29%) Network Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) F5