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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 105 121 123
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 7 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.47% 0.33% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.24% 2.54% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 8
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +5.00%
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
216 236 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.42% 13.05% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 169 199 277
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £27,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

WLAN Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

WLAN
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Oxford +17 5 £50,000 +17.64%
Abingdon - 2 - -
WLAN
South East

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) Wireless
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
3 4 (44.44%) Big Data
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) HTTP
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) IIS
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) GPRS
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) GSM
5 1 (11.11%) MCSE
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (44.44%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Wireless
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) HTTP
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) GPRS
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) GSM
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) Big Data
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Support
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Support Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Support Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Mobile
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Ruckus Wireless