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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank - 189 181
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 0 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.35% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.98% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 1
Average salary - £38,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.49%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -11.76%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
814 808 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.34% 17.44% 20.21%
Number of salaries quoted 649 572 614
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

WLAN
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WLAN Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco Nexus
3 13 (76.47%) Firewall
3 13 (76.47%) CCNA
3 13 (76.47%) Lisp
3 13 (76.47%) BGP
3 13 (76.47%) EIGRP
4 12 (70.59%) E-Commerce
4 12 (70.59%) Motorola
4 12 (70.59%) Cisco CUCM
4 12 (70.59%) DMVPN
5 4 (23.53%) LAN
5 4 (23.53%) Wireless
6 2 (11.76%) VPN
6 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.88%) Network Security
7 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
7 1 (5.88%) HP
7 1 (5.88%) Juniper
7 1 (5.88%) BMC
7 1 (5.88%) SSL
7 1 (5.88%) CCSP
7 1 (5.88%) WAN
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL
7 1 (5.88%) Degree
7 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 14 (82.35%) Cisco ASA
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco Nexus
2 13 (76.47%) BGP
2 13 (76.47%) EIGRP
2 13 (76.47%) Firewall
3 12 (70.59%) DMVPN
4 4 (23.53%) Wireless
4 4 (23.53%) LAN
5 2 (11.76%) VPN
6 1 (5.88%) SSL
6 1 (5.88%) WAN
6 1 (5.88%) IPsec
6 1 (5.88%) Network Security
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Network Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) E-Commerce
2 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (76.47%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) CCSP
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (70.59%) Motorola
3 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.88%) F5
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper
4 1 (5.88%) BMC
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