The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 131 147 147
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 13 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.52% 0.34% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.06% 1.30% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 2
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £29,200 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £37,900 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
632 690 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.43% 26.02% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 429 541 437
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WLAN
East of England

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Watford -13 6 £56,250 +100.89%
Hemel Hempstead +8 5 £55,000 +61.17%
Borehamwood - 2 - -
WLAN
East of England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (77.78%) LAN
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (61.11%) WAN
4 7 (38.89%) Juniper
4 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
4 7 (38.89%) CCIE
4 7 (38.89%) OSPF
4 7 (38.89%) BGP
4 7 (38.89%) Project Management
4 7 (38.89%) Firewall
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (38.89%) Riverbed
4 7 (38.89%) WAAS
4 7 (38.89%) F5
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (33.33%) Degree
5 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 5 (27.78%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (27.78%) Wireless
6 5 (27.78%) CCNP
6 5 (27.78%) Linux
6 5 (27.78%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (22.22%) KVM
7 4 (22.22%) Network Management
7 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (22.22%) CCNA
7 4 (22.22%) HP
7 4 (22.22%) Internet
7 4 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) LAN
2 11 (61.11%) WAN
3 7 (38.89%) OSPF
3 7 (38.89%) BGP
3 7 (38.89%) Firewall
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (38.89%) WAAS
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (27.78%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (27.78%) Wireless
4 5 (27.78%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (22.22%) Internet
5 4 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (16.67%) 3GPP
7 2 (11.11%) UMTS
7 2 (11.11%) Packet Switching
7 2 (11.11%) SMS
7 2 (11.11%) GPRS
7 2 (11.11%) GSM
7 2 (11.11%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Architect
1 7 (38.89%) Network Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Network Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Development Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Business Development Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Business Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Wireless Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Network Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Network Management
2 4 (22.22%) Business Development
2 4 (22.22%) Marketing Management
3 2 (11.11%) CRM
3 2 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (38.89%) CCIE
3 6 (33.33%) Degree
4 5 (27.78%) CCNP
5 4 (22.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) KVM
1 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) Juniper
2 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
2 7 (38.89%) Riverbed
2 7 (38.89%) F5
3 4 (22.22%) HP
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 2 (11.11%) Aruba
6 1 (5.56%) Opsware