The first table below looks at the demand for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 17 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 167 156 143
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 16 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.42% 0.072% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.46% 0.42% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 1
Average salary £33,500 £53,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.79% +51.42%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
650 472 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 17.16% 16.95% 19.98%
Number of salaries quoted 510 375 382
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WLAN
West Yorkshire

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

WLAN
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the Leeds region.

WLAN Salary Trend in Leeds

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 32 (94.12%) Firewall
3 23 (67.65%) CCNA
3 23 (67.65%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (64.71%) BGP
4 22 (64.71%) EIGRP
4 22 (64.71%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 17 (50.00%) Lisp
5 17 (50.00%) LAN
5 17 (50.00%) WAN
6 16 (47.06%) E-Commerce
6 16 (47.06%) Cisco CUCM
6 16 (47.06%) DMVPN
7 15 (44.12%) Motorola
8 12 (35.29%) DMZ
8 12 (35.29%) Network Management
8 12 (35.29%) Change Control
8 12 (35.29%) VLAN
8 12 (35.29%) Network Monitoring
8 12 (35.29%) Back Office
8 12 (35.29%) Practice Management
9 6 (17.65%) Wireless
9 6 (17.65%) CCNP
10 5 (14.71%) Ethernet
10 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
10 5 (14.71%) VoIP
11 1 (2.94%) Retail
11 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
11 1 (2.94%) HP

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Communications & Networking
1 32 (94.12%) Firewall
2 22 (64.71%) BGP
2 22 (64.71%) EIGRP
2 22 (64.71%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 17 (50.00%) LAN
3 17 (50.00%) WAN
4 16 (47.06%) DMVPN
5 12 (35.29%) DMZ
5 12 (35.29%) VLAN
6 6 (17.65%) Wireless
7 5 (14.71%) Ethernet
7 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
7 5 (14.71%) VoIP
General
1 12 (35.29%) Back Office
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 17 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Network Support
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) E-Commerce
2 12 (35.29%) Practice Management
2 12 (35.29%) Network Management
2 12 (35.29%) Change Control
2 12 (35.29%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) CCNA
1 23 (67.65%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (17.65%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 16 (47.06%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (44.12%) Motorola
3 1 (2.94%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) BMC
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