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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 129 117 147
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +30
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 19 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.81% 0.65% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.82% 2.66% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 14
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -12.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
498 488 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.11% 24.29% 23.11%
Number of salaries quoted 391 323 490
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £25,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -1 14 £55,000 +100.00%
WLAN
East of England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (92.59%) Wireless
3 24 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (85.19%) CCNP
5 19 (70.37%) Intrusion Detection
5 19 (70.37%) Network Management
5 19 (70.37%) Wi-Fi
6 17 (62.96%) Internet
7 16 (59.26%) Network Design
8 15 (55.56%) CCNA
9 11 (40.74%) KVM
10 10 (37.04%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
11 9 (33.33%) Linux
12 8 (29.63%) LAN
12 8 (29.63%) Degree
13 7 (25.93%) Radio Access Network
13 7 (25.93%) 3GPP
13 7 (25.93%) MySQL
13 7 (25.93%) Oracle
14 6 (22.22%) Apache
14 6 (22.22%) PHP
14 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
15 4 (14.81%) WiMAX
15 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
15 4 (14.81%) WAN
16 3 (11.11%) HP
16 3 (11.11%) MPLS
16 3 (11.11%) OSPF

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (22.22%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 25 (92.59%) Wireless
2 19 (70.37%) Intrusion Detection
2 19 (70.37%) Wi-Fi
3 17 (62.96%) Internet
4 8 (29.63%) LAN
5 7 (25.93%) 3GPP
5 7 (25.93%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (14.81%) WAN
6 4 (14.81%) WiMAX
7 3 (11.11%) MPLS
7 3 (11.11%) OSPF
8 2 (7.41%) BGP
8 2 (7.41%) EIGRP
8 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
8 2 (7.41%) 802.11
9 1 (3.70%) DMVPN
9 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (3.70%) HSRP
9 1 (3.70%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (3.70%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) MySQL
2 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Network Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Wireless Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Design Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Solaris
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Network Management
2 16 (59.26%) Network Design
3 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Identity Management
4 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Time Management
4 1 (3.70%) Product Management
4 1 (3.70%) Budget Control
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.70%) SIEM
4 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) PHP
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (85.19%) CCNP
3 15 (55.56%) CCNA
4 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 8 (29.63%) Degree
6 1 (3.70%) CCIE
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.70%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) KVM
2 10 (37.04%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.70%) ISA Server
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) OpenView
1 1 (3.70%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
4 2 (7.41%) VMware
4 2 (7.41%) Aruba
5 1 (3.70%) F5
5 1 (3.70%) ArcSight
5 1 (3.70%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (3.70%) AirMagnet
5 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) Juniper
5 1 (3.70%) Sun
5 1 (3.70%) Compuware
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