Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for WLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WLAN over the 6 months to 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
England > London
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 700 674 790
Rank change year-on-year -26 +116 -57
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 134 183 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.21% 1.49% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 123 168 109
London median annual salary £53,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.83% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £29,075 £32,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%

WLAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 11093 12272 14045
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.92% 15.87% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9051 10525 11943
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing WLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in London

WLAN
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for WLAN in London

WLAN
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WLAN in London over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for WLAN in London

WLAN
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the London region over the 6 months to 17 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +22 22 £65,000 +18.18% 1
West London +7 15 £48,000 +37.14% 1
South London +14 5 £35,000 -27.84%
East London 0 3 £57,500 +15.00%
North London - 2 £50,000 -
WLAN
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing WLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 95 (70.90%) Cisco
2 93 (69.40%) LAN
3 90 (67.16%) WAN
4 84 (62.69%) Firewall
5 62 (46.27%) Windows
6 61 (45.52%) Cisco Certification
7 58 (43.28%) VPN
8 56 (41.79%) Wireless
9 52 (38.81%) CCNP
10 41 (30.60%) Microsoft
11 40 (29.85%) VLAN
12 39 (29.10%) Cisco ASA
12 39 (29.10%) VMware
13 36 (26.87%) ITIL
14 35 (26.12%) VoIP
15 34 (25.37%) Network Security
16 33 (24.63%) Data Centre
17 32 (23.88%) DNS
17 32 (23.88%) Finance
18 31 (23.13%) Hyper-V
18 31 (23.13%) Cisco Wireless
19 30 (22.39%) Active Directory
20 29 (21.64%) VMware Infrastructure
21 28 (20.90%) BGP
22 27 (20.15%) CCNA
23 26 (19.40%) IPsec
23 26 (19.40%) Windows Server 2008
23 26 (19.40%) Microsoft Azure
24 25 (18.66%) Internet
24 25 (18.66%) MS Exchange

WLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (18.66%) MS Exchange
2 14 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (9.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (8.96%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 26 (19.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (16.42%) Office 365
3 12 (8.96%) G Suite
4 11 (8.21%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (5.97%) Mimecast
6 7 (5.22%) OneDrive
6 7 (5.22%) OpenDNS
7 6 (4.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.75%) IaaS
9 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (69.40%) LAN
2 90 (67.16%) WAN
3 84 (62.69%) Firewall
4 58 (43.28%) VPN
5 56 (41.79%) Wireless
6 40 (29.85%) VLAN
7 39 (29.10%) Cisco ASA
8 35 (26.12%) VoIP
9 34 (25.37%) Network Security
10 32 (23.88%) DNS
11 31 (23.13%) Cisco Wireless
12 28 (20.90%) BGP
13 26 (19.40%) IPsec
14 25 (18.66%) Internet
15 24 (17.91%) Cisco Nexus
15 24 (17.91%) MPLS
16 22 (16.42%) DHCP
17 20 (14.93%) OSPF
18 19 (14.18%) EIGRP
19 18 (13.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (8.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 32 (23.88%) Finance
2 17 (12.69%) Telecoms
3 12 (8.96%) Retail
4 9 (6.72%) Legal
4 9 (6.72%) Publishing
5 5 (3.73%) Law
6 3 (2.24%) Banking
7 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 55 (41.04%) Network Engineer
2 22 (16.42%) Senior Network Engineer
3 18 (13.43%) Analyst
4 16 (11.94%) Cisco Engineer
4 16 (11.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 13 (9.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (8.96%) Architect
7 11 (8.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (6.72%) Infrastructure Support
8 9 (6.72%) Network Analyst
8 9 (6.72%) Network Security Analyst
8 9 (6.72%) Security Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) Exchange Support
9 8 (5.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) IT Technician
9 8 (5.97%) Network Architect
9 8 (5.97%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) Support Analyst
10 7 (5.22%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.97%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.24%) XMPP
3 1 (0.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (24.63%) Data Centre
2 22 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.46%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.72%) Driving Licence
5 8 (5.97%) Mobile Computing
5 8 (5.97%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.24%) User Experience
8 2 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.49%) Fintech
9 1 (0.75%) IPTV
9 1 (0.75%) PKI
9 1 (0.75%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 62 (46.27%) Windows
2 26 (19.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (16.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (9.70%) Windows 7
5 11 (8.21%) Windows 8
6 8 (5.97%) Android
6 8 (5.97%) Linux
6 8 (5.97%) Windows XP
7 7 (5.22%) VMS
7 7 (5.22%) Windows 10
7 7 (5.22%) Windows Server
8 5 (3.73%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.99%) Solaris
10 3 (2.24%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.75%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.87%) ITIL
2 24 (17.91%) Network Monitoring
3 19 (14.18%) Configuration Management
4 18 (13.43%) WAN Optimisation
5 13 (9.70%) Mentoring
5 13 (9.70%) Presales
6 11 (8.21%) Change Control
6 11 (8.21%) Change Management
6 11 (8.21%) High Availability
6 11 (8.21%) IT Strategy
6 11 (8.21%) Service Delivery
7 10 (7.46%) Server Virtualisation
8 9 (6.72%) Network Architecture
9 8 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (5.97%) Infrastructure Management
9 8 (5.97%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 8 (5.97%) ITIL V2
9 8 (5.97%) Time Management
10 7 (5.22%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (5.22%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.21%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.24%) SQL
3 2 (1.49%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.49%) C#
3 2 (1.49%) C++
3 2 (1.49%) Python
4 1 (0.75%) C
4 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 61 (45.52%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (38.81%) CCNP
3 27 (20.15%) CCNA
4 22 (16.42%) CCIE
5 12 (8.96%) DBS Check
5 12 (8.96%) Degree
5 12 (8.96%) MCP
5 12 (8.96%) MCSE
5 12 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (5.97%) A+ Certification
7 6 (4.48%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (2.99%) JNCIE
9 3 (2.24%) CCDA
9 3 (2.24%) CISA
9 3 (2.24%) CISM
9 3 (2.24%) CISSP
10 1 (0.75%) CCDP
10 1 (0.75%) CCNP Voice
10 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.72%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (23.13%) Hyper-V
2 30 (22.39%) Active Directory
3 29 (21.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (6.72%) vSphere
5 8 (5.97%) DFS Replication
6 5 (3.73%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.99%) VMware Server
8 3 (2.24%) XenApp
9 2 (1.49%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.49%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (8.21%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (5.22%) Cisco UCCX
2 7 (5.22%) Nagios
2 7 (5.22%) SCCM
3 6 (4.48%) AirWatch
4 4 (2.99%) Cacti
4 4 (2.99%) OpenView
4 4 (2.99%) QRadar
4 4 (2.99%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (2.24%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (1.49%) SCOM
6 2 (1.49%) TrustSec
7 1 (0.75%) Ansible
7 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.75%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.75%) Puppet
7 1 (0.75%) Stealthwatch
7 1 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 95 (70.90%) Cisco
2 41 (30.60%) Microsoft
3 39 (29.10%) VMware
4 22 (16.42%) Riverbed
5 20 (14.93%) F5
6 19 (14.18%) Meraki
7 18 (13.43%) CheckPoint
8 17 (12.69%) SolarWinds
9 15 (11.19%) Avaya
9 15 (11.19%) Citrix
9 15 (11.19%) Google
9 15 (11.19%) Juniper
10 13 (9.70%) Fortinet
11 12 (8.96%) HP
11 12 (8.96%) Palo Alto
12 9 (6.72%) Mitel
12 9 (6.72%) NetApp
12 9 (6.72%) SonicWALL
13 7 (5.22%) Qualys
13 7 (5.22%) Webroot