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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 81 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.11% - 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% - 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -6.25%
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
104 158 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 11.12% 17.12% 18.77%
Number of salaries quoted 93 139 109
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Law
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) VoIP
3 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
3 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) MPLS
5 1 (20.00%) MGCP
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) PSTN
5 1 (20.00%) ADSL
5 1 (20.00%) ISDN
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) Time Management
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (20.00%) PABX
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (20.00%) HSRP

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) VoIP
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) PABX
3 1 (20.00%) HSRP
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) MGCP
3 1 (20.00%) PSTN
3 1 (20.00%) ADSL
3 1 (20.00%) ISDN
General
1 4 (80.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Network Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Network Support
2 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) HP