The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.12% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.30% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
WLAN
Northamptonshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
132 123 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 21.09% 19.31% 21.79%
Number of salaries quoted 106 109 75
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,450 £48,550
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

WLAN
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Northampton

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) VLAN
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) SSL
3 4 (57.14%) ISO 9001
3 4 (57.14%) Law
3 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) Spanning Tree
3 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (42.86%) HSRP
4 3 (42.86%) ISPF
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) VoIP
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
6 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) Kindle
6 1 (14.29%) Network Management
6 1 (14.29%) Lync
6 1 (14.29%) Legal
6 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (14.29%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) VLAN
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) SSL
3 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (42.86%) HSRP
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) VoIP
General
1 4 (57.14%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Network Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO 9001
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
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