The table below looks at the statistics for CWNA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CWNA over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CWNP Certified Wireless Network Administrator (CWNA)
Rank 884 928 869
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -59
Permanent jobs citing CWNA 19 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.010% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.062% 0.037% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 7
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £22,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £29,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+32.77% -25.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30453 32795 31536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.48% 27.16% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 23885 26176 25383
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CWNA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CWNA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CWNA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CWNA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CWNA within the UK.

CWNA Salary Trend in the UK

CWNA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CWNA over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 within the UK.

CWNA Salary Histogram in the UK

CWNA
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CWNA within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
England +38 16 £34,000 -8.10%
London +23 13 £50,000 +11.11%
South East -4 2 £33,000 -10.81%
Milton Keynes - 2 £33,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £33,000 -
East of England +28 1 £30,000 -
Dunstable - 1 £30,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £30,000 -

CWNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing CWNA 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 CWNA.

1 34 (97.14%) Wireless
2 30 (85.71%) Cisco
3 28 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (68.57%) CCNA
4 24 (68.57%) Aruba
5 21 (60.00%) CCNP
6 20 (57.14%) Ruckus Wireless
6 20 (57.14%) Meru Networks
7 17 (48.57%) Meraki
7 17 (48.57%) Degree
8 16 (45.71%) WLAN
9 15 (42.86%) CCIE
9 15 (42.86%) LAN
9 15 (42.86%) Juniper
9 15 (42.86%) CWNE
9 15 (42.86%) Aerohive Networks
10 14 (40.00%) Computer Science
11 13 (37.14%) 802.11
12 11 (31.43%) Linux
13 10 (28.57%) HP
14 8 (22.86%) UNIX
15 7 (20.00%) Windows
15 7 (20.00%) Python
15 7 (20.00%) RFID
15 7 (20.00%) Network Design
15 7 (20.00%) Wireless Security
16 6 (17.14%) Network Monitoring
16 6 (17.14%) Intrusion Detection
16 6 (17.14%) Firewall
17 5 (14.29%) Wi-Fi

CWNA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing CWNA 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 CWNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 34 (97.14%) Wireless
2 16 (45.71%) WLAN
3 15 (42.86%) LAN
4 13 (37.14%) 802.11
5 7 (20.00%) RFID
5 7 (20.00%) Wireless Security
6 6 (17.14%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (17.14%) Firewall
7 5 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (11.43%) DHCP
8 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
8 4 (11.43%) DNS
9 3 (8.57%) Internet
10 1 (2.86%) VLAN
General
1 3 (8.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Consultant
2 10 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Wireless Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
2 4 (11.43%) Physics
3 3 (8.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Linux
2 8 (22.86%) UNIX
3 7 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Network Design
2 6 (17.14%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
3 4 (11.43%) DRM
3 4 (11.43%) Validation
4 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.86%) Project Management
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.86%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) Python
2 4 (11.43%) Perl
2 4 (11.43%) PHP
2 4 (11.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (68.57%) CCNA
3 21 (60.00%) CCNP
4 17 (48.57%) Degree
5 15 (42.86%) CCIE
5 15 (42.86%) CWNE
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Firmware
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 30 (85.71%) Cisco
2 24 (68.57%) Aruba
3 20 (57.14%) Ruckus Wireless
3 20 (57.14%) Meru Networks
4 17 (48.57%) Meraki
5 15 (42.86%) Aerohive Networks
5 15 (42.86%) Juniper
6 10 (28.57%) HP
7 4 (11.43%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.86%) AirMagnet
8 1 (2.86%) Draytek