The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 226 188 209
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +21
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 31 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.42% 0.34% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.18% 1.94% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 13
Average salary £33,500 £33,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.94%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
WLAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1424 930 1122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.51% 17.41% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1089 701 852
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WLAN
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Yorkshire

WLAN
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
West Yorkshire -17 31 £33,500 - 2
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 56 (91.80%) Cisco
1 56 (91.80%) BGP
1 56 (91.80%) EIGRP
1 56 (91.80%) Cisco ASA
1 56 (91.80%) Cisco Nexus
2 55 (90.16%) Firewall
2 55 (90.16%) Cisco CUCM
3 53 (86.89%) Cisco Certification
4 51 (83.61%) E-Commerce
4 51 (83.61%) CCNA
4 51 (83.61%) Motorola
4 51 (83.61%) Lisp
4 51 (83.61%) DMVPN
5 10 (16.39%) LAN
6 8 (13.11%) WAN
7 7 (11.48%) Wireless
8 6 (9.84%) OSPF
9 5 (8.20%) RIP
9 5 (8.20%) MPLS
9 5 (8.20%) Network Design
9 5 (8.20%) Cisco PIX
9 5 (8.20%) Network Management
10 4 (6.56%) Windows
10 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
10 4 (6.56%) IP Telephony
10 4 (6.56%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (6.56%) SolarWinds
10 4 (6.56%) Cisco UCCE
11 3 (4.92%) MS Office
11 3 (4.92%) ITIL

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.92%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 56 (91.80%) BGP
1 56 (91.80%) EIGRP
1 56 (91.80%) Cisco ASA
1 56 (91.80%) Cisco Nexus
2 55 (90.16%) Firewall
3 51 (83.61%) DMVPN
4 10 (16.39%) LAN
5 8 (13.11%) WAN
6 7 (11.48%) Wireless
7 6 (9.84%) OSPF
8 5 (8.20%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (8.20%) RIP
8 5 (8.20%) MPLS
9 4 (6.56%) IP Telephony
10 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
10 2 (3.28%) DNS
10 2 (3.28%) DHCP
11 1 (1.64%) SNMP
11 1 (1.64%) 802.11
11 1 (1.64%) Broadband
General
1 2 (3.28%) Legal
2 1 (1.64%) Advertising
2 1 (1.64%) Marketing
2 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (86.89%) Network Engineer
2 3 (4.92%) Service Manager
2 3 (4.92%) Service Desk Manager
2 3 (4.92%) Network Specialist
3 2 (3.28%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 2 (3.28%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (3.28%) Team Leader
4 1 (1.64%) Designer
4 1 (1.64%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (83.61%) E-Commerce
2 5 (8.20%) Network Design
2 5 (8.20%) Network Management
3 3 (4.92%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (4.92%) ITIL
3 3 (4.92%) Supplier Management
3 3 (4.92%) Service Management
4 1 (1.64%) Integration Testing
4 1 (1.64%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 51 (83.61%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 53 (86.89%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (83.61%) CCNA
3 1 (1.64%) MCSA
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.64%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 55 (90.16%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (6.56%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (4.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 56 (91.80%) Cisco
2 51 (83.61%) Motorola
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.56%) SolarWinds
4 3 (4.92%) Apple
5 1 (1.64%) AirMagnet
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago