The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 545 519 574
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +55
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 83 98 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 1.33% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 73 84 59
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
WLAN
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7705 7358 8510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.46% 16.34% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6391 6132 7219
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in London

WLAN
Salary Trend in London

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

WLAN Salary Trend in London

WLAN
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

WLAN Salary Histogram in London

WLAN
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the London region over the 3 months to 20 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
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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
City of London -27 16 £47,500 -9.52% 5
Brentford - 7 £60,000 -
West Drayton -1 3 £55,000 +50.68%
Hounslow - 2 £49,500 -
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 128 (81.01%) LAN
2 90 (56.96%) Cisco
3 86 (54.43%) Wireless
4 79 (50.00%) WAN
5 78 (49.37%) Firewall
6 76 (48.10%) Windows
7 74 (46.84%) VPN
8 59 (37.34%) MPLS
9 57 (36.08%) CheckPoint
10 56 (35.44%) VLAN
11 50 (31.65%) DHCP
12 48 (30.38%) Windows Server 2008
13 46 (29.11%) Cisco Certification
14 45 (28.48%) Windows Server 2003
15 43 (27.22%) DNS
16 42 (26.58%) Riverbed
17 41 (25.95%) Active Directory
18 39 (24.68%) SAN
19 38 (24.05%) Finance
20 37 (23.42%) Law
20 37 (23.42%) Microsoft
20 37 (23.42%) VMware
21 35 (22.15%) HP
21 35 (22.15%) TCP/IP
22 34 (21.52%) Telecoms
22 34 (21.52%) WAN Optimisation
23 32 (20.25%) Kalman Filter
23 32 (20.25%) CCNP
23 32 (20.25%) CCNA
24 30 (18.99%) MS Excel

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 20 (12.66%) Lync
2 15 (9.49%) MS Exchange
3 14 (8.86%) SharePoint
4 8 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.90%) IIS
6 3 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 30 (18.99%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.96%) MS Office
2 11 (6.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Summit
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.53%) SaaS
1 4 (2.53%) PaaS
2 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 128 (81.01%) LAN
2 86 (54.43%) Wireless
3 79 (50.00%) WAN
4 78 (49.37%) Firewall
5 74 (46.84%) VPN
6 59 (37.34%) MPLS
7 56 (35.44%) VLAN
8 50 (31.65%) DHCP
9 43 (27.22%) DNS
10 39 (24.68%) SAN
11 35 (22.15%) TCP/IP
12 27 (17.09%) SNMP
13 26 (16.46%) LDAP
14 22 (13.92%) Cisco ASA
15 20 (12.66%) SSL
16 19 (12.03%) BGP
17 18 (11.39%) VoIP
17 18 (11.39%) Kerberos
18 17 (10.76%) Ethernet
18 17 (10.76%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.90%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) JIRA
General
1 38 (24.05%) Finance
2 37 (23.42%) Law
3 34 (21.52%) Telecoms
4 15 (9.49%) Marketing
5 10 (6.33%) Legal
6 7 (4.43%) Banking
7 6 (3.80%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.53%) Retail
9 3 (1.90%) French Language
9 3 (1.90%) Italian Language
9 3 (1.90%) Back Office
10 2 (1.27%) Front Office
10 2 (1.27%) Advertising
11 1 (0.63%) Games
11 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (29.11%) Analyst
2 44 (27.85%) Network Analyst
3 23 (14.56%) Operations Analyst
4 16 (10.13%) Sales Manager
5 15 (9.49%) Consultant
6 14 (8.86%) Senior Analyst
6 14 (8.86%) Network Support
6 14 (8.86%) Network Operations Analyst
7 13 (8.23%) Senior Network Analyst
7 13 (8.23%) Network Engineer
8 12 (7.59%) Support Analyst
9 10 (6.33%) Network Support Analyst
10 9 (5.70%) Sales Consultant
10 9 (5.70%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 7 (4.43%) Network Team Leader
11 7 (4.43%) Architect
11 7 (4.43%) Team Leader
12 6 (3.80%) Security Analyst
12 6 (3.80%) Network Security Analyst
13 5 (3.16%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.63%) DCOM
1 1 (0.63%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.46%) SecurID
2 15 (9.49%) Management Information System
3 12 (7.59%) Video Conferencing
4 11 (6.96%) Hedge funds
5 8 (5.06%) Clustering
6 4 (2.53%) CCTV
6 4 (2.53%) iPhone
7 3 (1.90%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.90%) iPad
7 3 (1.90%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.90%) IVR
8 1 (0.63%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.63%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.63%) SCADA
8 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.63%) RMADS
8 1 (0.63%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 76 (48.10%) Windows
2 48 (30.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (28.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (12.66%) Linux
5 17 (10.76%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.80%) UNIX
7 5 (3.16%) Mac OS X
8 4 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.90%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.90%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.27%) Android
11 1 (0.63%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (21.52%) WAN Optimisation
2 32 (20.25%) Kalman Filter
3 21 (13.29%) Business Development
4 19 (12.03%) ITIL
5 16 (10.13%) Project Management
5 16 (10.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (8.86%) CRM
7 11 (6.96%) Information Security
8 10 (6.33%) Load Balancing
9 9 (5.70%) Change Management
9 9 (5.70%) Data Protection
10 8 (5.06%) BCP
10 8 (5.06%) Asset Management
10 8 (5.06%) Network Design
11 7 (4.43%) Business Continuity
11 7 (4.43%) Benchmarking
11 7 (4.43%) Service Management
12 6 (3.80%) Product Management
12 6 (3.80%) Time Management
12 6 (3.80%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.43%) SQL
2 1 (0.63%) C
2 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (29.11%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (20.25%) CCNP
2 32 (20.25%) CCNA
3 22 (13.92%) CCIE
4 19 (12.03%) Degree
5 8 (5.06%) CISSP
6 7 (4.43%) CCDP
7 5 (3.16%) HNC
7 5 (3.16%) HND
8 4 (2.53%) CCIP
8 4 (2.53%) CISA
8 4 (2.53%) CISM
8 4 (2.53%) CWNA
8 4 (2.53%) CWNE
9 3 (1.90%) CCSP
9 3 (1.90%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.90%) CCVP
10 2 (1.27%) CCSE
10 2 (1.27%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.33%) SLA
1 10 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (5.70%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.16%) COBIT
3 5 (3.16%) QA
4 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 41 (25.95%) Active Directory
2 20 (12.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (11.39%) DFS Replication
4 7 (4.43%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.80%) vSphere
6 4 (2.53%) UAG
7 2 (1.27%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (4.43%) SCOrch
2 5 (3.16%) RANCID
2 5 (3.16%) HP SiteScope
2 5 (3.16%) Cacti
3 4 (2.53%) SCCM
4 3 (1.90%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.90%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 90 (56.96%) Cisco
2 57 (36.08%) CheckPoint
3 42 (26.58%) Riverbed
4 37 (23.42%) VMware
4 37 (23.42%) Microsoft
5 35 (22.15%) HP
6 16 (10.13%) F5
7 14 (8.86%) Aruba
7 14 (8.86%) ProCurve
7 14 (8.86%) Aerohive Networks
8 13 (8.23%) NetApp
9 11 (6.96%) Juniper
9 11 (6.96%) Mitel
10 10 (6.33%) Tandberg
11 8 (5.06%) Exinda
11 8 (5.06%) EMC
11 8 (5.06%) Ruckus Wireless
12 7 (4.43%) Dell
13 6 (3.80%) SolarWinds
13 6 (3.80%) Fortinet
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