The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.20% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
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 Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.04% 18.33% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 15
Average salary £35,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £50,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

WLAN
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

WLAN Salary Trend in the Midlands

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Frame Relay
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (33.33%) IGRP
2 1 (33.33%) TACACS
2 1 (33.33%) H.323
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Frame Relay
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (33.33%) IGRP
2 1 (33.33%) TACACS
2 1 (33.33%) H.323
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint