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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 131 121 158
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +37
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 17 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.74% 0.51% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.52% 2.25% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 11
Average salary £52,500 £53,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +34.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.66% +3.75%
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
483 444 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.01% 22.48% 23.17%
Number of salaries quoted 389 305 488
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,510 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 - 9 £57,500 -
Borehamwood +7 3 - - 2
WLAN
East of England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 23 (88.46%) Cisco
1 23 (88.46%) Wireless
2 21 (80.77%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (80.77%) CCNP
3 18 (69.23%) Intrusion Detection
3 18 (69.23%) Network Management
4 17 (65.38%) Wi-Fi
5 16 (61.54%) Internet
6 15 (57.69%) CCNA
6 15 (57.69%) Network Design
7 10 (38.46%) KVM
7 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (34.62%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
9 8 (30.77%) Radio Access Network
9 8 (30.77%) Linux
9 8 (30.77%) LAN
10 7 (26.92%) 3GPP
10 7 (26.92%) MySQL
10 7 (26.92%) Oracle
10 7 (26.92%) Degree
11 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
11 6 (23.08%) Apache
11 6 (23.08%) PHP
11 6 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (15.38%) WiMAX
13 3 (11.54%) LTE
13 3 (11.54%) 4G
13 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
13 3 (11.54%) MPLS

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 23 (88.46%) Wireless
2 18 (69.23%) Intrusion Detection
3 17 (65.38%) Wi-Fi
4 16 (61.54%) Internet
5 8 (30.77%) Radio Access Network
5 8 (30.77%) LAN
6 7 (26.92%) 3GPP
7 4 (15.38%) WiMAX
8 3 (11.54%) LTE
8 3 (11.54%) 4G
8 3 (11.54%) MPLS
8 3 (11.54%) Broadband
8 3 (11.54%) GPRS
8 3 (11.54%) GSM
8 3 (11.54%) UMTS
8 3 (11.54%) WAN
9 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
9 2 (7.69%) OSPF
9 2 (7.69%) EIGRP
9 2 (7.69%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
2 6 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Network Engineer
2 11 (42.31%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Wireless Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior RAN Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) RAN Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Design Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Network Management
2 15 (57.69%) Network Design
3 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
3 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) Time Management
3 1 (3.85%) Product Management
3 1 (3.85%) Budget Control
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
3 1 (3.85%) SIEM
3 1 (3.85%) People Management
3 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.85%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.85%) Project Management
3 1 (3.85%) Identity Management
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) PHP
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (80.77%) Cisco Certification
1 21 (80.77%) CCNP
2 15 (57.69%) CCNA
3 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
4 7 (26.92%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) CWNA
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) KVM
2 9 (34.62%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (3.85%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (3.85%) OpenView
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) Cisco
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) Aruba
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%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.85%) Dell
4 1 (3.85%) Sun
4 1 (3.85%) Compuware
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