The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank - 115 116
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 0 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.064% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.42% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 18
Average salary - £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
WLAN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
191 238 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.45% 15.32% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 169 214 321
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

WLAN
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (85.71%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Big Data
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Visualisation
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) IIS
3 4 (57.14%) GPRS
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) HTTP
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) Service Management
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (57.14%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) HTTP
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) GPRS
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Support Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Visualisation
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Mobile
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco