The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank - 69 77
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.14% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.92% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £52,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +128.26%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.75% -
WLAN
Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
160 109 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.43% 15.64% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 130 82 132
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

WLAN
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WLAN Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

WLAN
Top 22 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) RIP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (75.00%) Network Management
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (75.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Legal
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) RIP
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Management
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds