The first table below looks at the demand for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 92 93 72
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 3 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.26% 0.18% 1.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.89% 1.04% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 16
Average salary £49,000 £58,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.59% +56.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
159 193 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.89% 17.58% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 120 158 148
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WLAN
Buckinghamshire

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

WLAN
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (50.00%) Frame Relay
3 2 (50.00%) SDH
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) DWDM
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) X.25
3 2 (50.00%) Network Design
3 2 (50.00%) xDSL
3 2 (50.00%) ATM
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) Social Media
4 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (25.00%) SecurID
4 1 (25.00%) Huawei
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) SDH
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) DWDM
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) X.25
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (50.00%) Frame Relay
3 2 (50.00%) ATM
3 2 (50.00%) xDSL
4 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Design Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Network Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior BizTalk Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) SecurID
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Huawei
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) HP