The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.07% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.06% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.58% +1.25%
WLAN
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
62 47 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 25.62% 19.83% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 56 45 26
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

WLAN
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Worcestershire

WLAN
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 17 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
Redditch - 5 £30,000 -
WLAN
West Midlands

WLAN
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Network Design
1 5 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) SMTP
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) Postfix
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 5 (100.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) SMTP
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Support
2 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (60.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Network Design
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Postfix
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) VMware