The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank - - 82
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 0 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - - 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 12
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.20% -11.17%
WLAN
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
86 127 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 11.86% 15.70% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 84 112 180
Average salary £30,000 £41,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.82% -15.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,769 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

WLAN
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Oxford

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (80.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) GPRS
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) GPRS
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Support Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco