The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank - 17 -
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - 4.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £38,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
WLAN
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 2.50% 16.67% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 12
Average salary £31,250 £38,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.35% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £23,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £41,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

WLAN
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Wigan

WLAN
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) ProCurve
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Network Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) ProCurve