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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 529 520 574
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +54
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 108 86 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.40% 1.23% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 95 75 65
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.75% -
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
7697 6973 8637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.75% 15.90% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6367 5903 7306
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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
City of London +3 24 £52,500 - 5
Brentford - 8 £60,000 -
Hounslow - 5 £52,500 -
Hayes - 4 £52,500 - 3
West Drayton - 3 £55,000 -
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 148 (82.68%) LAN
2 102 (56.98%) Cisco
3 99 (55.31%) Wireless
4 92 (51.40%) WAN
5 91 (50.84%) VPN
6 86 (48.04%) Firewall
7 70 (39.11%) Windows
8 67 (37.43%) CheckPoint
9 62 (34.64%) Cisco Certification
10 54 (30.17%) VLAN
11 53 (29.61%) MPLS
12 52 (29.05%) TCP/IP
13 49 (27.37%) Finance
14 47 (26.26%) Telecoms
14 47 (26.26%) CCNP
15 45 (25.14%) DHCP
16 44 (24.58%) CCNA
17 41 (22.91%) Microsoft
18 39 (21.79%) BGP
18 39 (21.79%) DNS
18 39 (21.79%) Analytical Skills
19 37 (20.67%) Active Directory
20 36 (20.11%) Windows Server 2008
21 35 (19.55%) OSPF
22 34 (18.99%) SAN
23 33 (18.44%) Windows Server 2003
24 31 (17.32%) CCIE
25 30 (16.76%) Riverbed
25 30 (16.76%) F5
26 29 (16.20%) MS Excel

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (11.17%) Lync
2 14 (7.82%) MS Exchange
3 13 (7.26%) SharePoint
4 9 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (16.20%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.38%) MS Office
3 11 (6.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Summit
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.23%) SaaS
1 4 (2.23%) PaaS
2 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 148 (82.68%) LAN
2 99 (55.31%) Wireless
3 92 (51.40%) WAN
4 91 (50.84%) VPN
5 86 (48.04%) Firewall
6 54 (30.17%) VLAN
7 53 (29.61%) MPLS
8 52 (29.05%) TCP/IP
9 45 (25.14%) DHCP
10 39 (21.79%) BGP
10 39 (21.79%) DNS
11 35 (19.55%) OSPF
12 34 (18.99%) SAN
13 25 (13.97%) Cisco ASA
14 23 (12.85%) SNMP
15 22 (12.29%) LDAP
15 22 (12.29%) VoIP
16 20 (11.17%) Ethernet
17 19 (10.61%) Network Security
18 17 (9.50%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.68%) MS Access
2 1 (0.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.68%) JIRA
2 1 (0.56%) Subversion
2 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
General
1 49 (27.37%) Finance
2 47 (26.26%) Telecoms
3 24 (13.41%) Law
4 12 (6.70%) Marketing
5 8 (4.47%) Legal
6 6 (3.35%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.79%) Banking
8 4 (2.23%) Retail
9 3 (1.68%) Back Office
9 3 (1.68%) French Language
9 3 (1.68%) Italian Language
10 2 (1.12%) Advertising
10 2 (1.12%) Front Office
10 2 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (22.35%) Analyst
2 37 (20.67%) Network Analyst
3 27 (15.08%) Network Engineer
4 19 (10.61%) Network Support
5 16 (8.94%) Network Team Leader
5 16 (8.94%) Operations Analyst
5 16 (8.94%) Team Leader
5 16 (8.94%) Sales Manager
6 15 (8.38%) Consultant
7 14 (7.82%) Senior Analyst
8 13 (7.26%) Senior Network Analyst
9 12 (6.70%) Support Analyst
10 11 (6.15%) Architect
11 10 (5.59%) Network Support Analyst
12 9 (5.03%) Sales Consultant
12 9 (5.03%) Pre Sales Consultant
12 9 (5.03%) Network Operations Analyst
13 6 (3.35%) Support Team Leader
13 6 (3.35%) Network Administrator
13 6 (3.35%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.56%) DCOM
1 1 (0.56%) JSP
1 1 (0.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (21.79%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (11.73%) SecurID
3 16 (8.94%) Hedge funds
4 15 (8.38%) Management Information System
5 9 (5.03%) Clustering
6 8 (4.47%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (3.35%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.23%) iPhone
9 3 (1.68%) IVR
9 3 (1.68%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.68%) CCTV
9 3 (1.68%) iPad
10 2 (1.12%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (1.12%) SCADA
10 2 (1.12%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.12%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.56%) Firmware
11 1 (0.56%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.56%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 70 (39.11%) Windows
2 36 (20.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (18.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (12.85%) Linux
5 20 (11.17%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.35%) Mac OS X
7 5 (2.79%) UNIX
7 5 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.23%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.68%) Android
9 3 (1.68%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (15.08%) ITIL
2 24 (13.41%) Kalman Filter
3 23 (12.85%) WAN Optimisation
4 21 (11.73%) Business Development
5 20 (11.17%) Project Management
6 16 (8.94%) Network Design
6 16 (8.94%) Service Management
7 13 (7.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (7.26%) CRM
7 13 (7.26%) Change Management
8 11 (6.15%) Data Protection
8 11 (6.15%) Load Balancing
8 11 (6.15%) Information Security
9 9 (5.03%) BCP
9 9 (5.03%) Data Analysis
9 9 (5.03%) Asset Management
10 8 (4.47%) Line Management
11 7 (3.91%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (3.91%) Network Management
11 7 (3.91%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.79%) SQL
2 2 (1.12%) PHP
3 1 (0.56%) C
3 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 62 (34.64%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (26.26%) CCNP
3 44 (24.58%) CCNA
4 31 (17.32%) CCIE
5 23 (12.85%) Degree
6 13 (7.26%) CCDP
7 9 (5.03%) CCIP
7 9 (5.03%) HNC
7 9 (5.03%) HND
8 8 (4.47%) CISSP
9 6 (3.35%) CCVP
10 4 (2.23%) Security Cleared
10 4 (2.23%) CWNA
10 4 (2.23%) CWNE
10 4 (2.23%) CCDA
11 3 (1.68%) CCSP
11 3 (1.68%) CISA
11 3 (1.68%) CISM
11 3 (1.68%) MBA
11 3 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.70%) SLA
2 10 (5.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.47%) PCI DSS
4 7 (3.91%) QA
5 4 (2.23%) COBIT
6 3 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 37 (20.67%) Active Directory
2 18 (10.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (7.82%) DFS Replication
4 8 (4.47%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.79%) vSphere
6 2 (1.12%) UAG
6 2 (1.12%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (4.47%) SCOrch
2 5 (2.79%) Cacti
2 5 (2.79%) RANCID
2 5 (2.79%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (1.68%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (1.68%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.68%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.56%) Nagios
4 1 (0.56%) WSUS
4 1 (0.56%) SCCM
4 1 (0.56%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 102 (56.98%) Cisco
2 67 (37.43%) CheckPoint
3 41 (22.91%) Microsoft
4 30 (16.76%) Riverbed
4 30 (16.76%) F5
5 29 (16.20%) VMware
6 27 (15.08%) HP
7 21 (11.73%) Aruba
8 18 (10.06%) Juniper
9 14 (7.82%) Aerohive Networks
10 13 (7.26%) Avaya
11 11 (6.15%) NetApp
12 10 (5.59%) Nortel
13 9 (5.03%) Fortinet
14 8 (4.47%) Ruckus Wireless
14 8 (4.47%) ProCurve
14 8 (4.47%) Dell
15 7 (3.91%) Mitel
15 7 (3.91%) Exinda
16 6 (3.35%) Brocade
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Esum
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent pension + Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive bonus, pension, car, allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Overtime
Posted: 15 days ago
London, South East
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago