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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 83 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.22% - 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.72% - 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.53%
WLAN
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
116 169 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.00% 19.01% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 101 158 119
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

WLAN
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

WLAN
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
Northampton - 1 - -
WLAN
East Midlands

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 11 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (90.91%) WAN
2 10 (90.91%) Firewall
3 9 (81.82%) VLAN
4 6 (54.55%) Law
4 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
5 5 (45.45%) VPN
5 5 (45.45%) MPLS
5 5 (45.45%) ISO 9001
5 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (36.36%) ISPF
6 4 (36.36%) HSRP
6 4 (36.36%) Spanning Tree
6 4 (36.36%) DHCP
6 4 (36.36%) VoIP
6 4 (36.36%) Internet
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) SSL
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
7 3 (27.27%) Degree
7 3 (27.27%) SCCM
8 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
9 1 (9.09%) ADSL
9 1 (9.09%) ISDN
9 1 (9.09%) PSTN
9 1 (9.09%) MS Office

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (9.09%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (90.91%) WAN
2 10 (90.91%) Firewall
3 9 (81.82%) VLAN
4 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
5 5 (45.45%) VPN
5 5 (45.45%) MPLS
6 4 (36.36%) DHCP
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) SSL
6 4 (36.36%) Internet
6 4 (36.36%) HSRP
6 4 (36.36%) Spanning Tree
6 4 (36.36%) VoIP
7 1 (9.09%) Wireless
7 1 (9.09%) IPsec
7 1 (9.09%) PSTN
7 1 (9.09%) ADSL
7 1 (9.09%) ISDN
7 1 (9.09%) MGCP
General
1 6 (54.55%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
1 9 (81.82%) Network Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Network Support
3 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) ICT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Kindle
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Network Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) ISO 9001
1 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) HP