The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 84 77 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 5 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.44% 0.33% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.57% 2.13% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 19
Average salary - £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
WLAN
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
140 141 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.39% 15.49% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 89 119 136
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 August 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 5 (83.33%) Frame Relay
2 5 (83.33%) Network Design
2 5 (83.33%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (83.33%) SDH
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) ATM
2 5 (83.33%) DWDM
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) EIGRP
2 5 (83.33%) X.25
2 5 (83.33%) xDSL
3 4 (66.67%) Huawei
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
4 1 (16.67%) SecurID

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) Frame Relay
2 5 (83.33%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (83.33%) SDH
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) ATM
2 5 (83.33%) DWDM
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) EIGRP
2 5 (83.33%) X.25
2 5 (83.33%) xDSL
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Network Design Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Network Technical Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Design Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) Huawei
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint