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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 75 80 80
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.42% 0.44% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% 2.94% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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
78 136 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 10.80% 14.85% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 65 120 121
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

WLAN Salary Histogram in Oxford

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) GPRS
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) GPRS
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Support Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco