Period
to 26 April 2018

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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
England > London
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 662 707 730
Rank change year-on-year +45 +23 -10
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 173 105 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.73% 0.98% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 143 94 124
London median annual salary £51,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.37% -13.64% +1.85%
10th Percentile £33,750 £24,325 £35,375
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,125 £64,625
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -10.00%

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 10,024 10,738 13,192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.35% 15.77% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8,311 9,061 11,216
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +3.45%

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 26 April 2018.

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 26 April 2018. 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 -7 45 £51,000 +7.37% 5
East London +10 2 £39,000 -25.71% 1
South London -25 1 - - 1
West London - 1 £42,500 - 3
North London - 1 £65,000 -
WLAN
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT jobs citing WLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 109 (63.01%) WAN
2 102 (58.96%) LAN
3 95 (54.91%) Cisco
4 93 (53.76%) VMware
5 85 (49.13%) Firewall
5 85 (49.13%) Windows
6 77 (44.51%) VLAN
7 74 (42.77%) Active Directory
8 67 (38.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 62 (35.84%) PowerShell
9 62 (35.84%) HP
10 59 (34.10%) SAN
10 59 (34.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 57 (32.95%) Cisco Certification
12 53 (30.64%) Wireless
13 52 (30.06%) Network Security
14 51 (29.48%) VPN
15 49 (28.32%) Citrix
15 49 (28.32%) Windows Server
16 48 (27.75%) DNS
17 47 (27.17%) MPLS
17 47 (27.17%) Cisco Nexus
18 46 (26.59%) Exchange Server 2013
18 46 (26.59%) CCNP
19 45 (26.01%) Cisco ASA
20 44 (25.43%) Windows Server 2012
21 43 (24.86%) NetApp
22 40 (23.12%) DFS Replication
23 38 (21.97%) F5
24 37 (21.39%) HP StoreVirtual

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 46 (26.59%) Exchange Server 2013
2 17 (9.83%) Skype for Business
3 16 (9.25%) MS Exchange
4 7 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.16%) IIS
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (10.98%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.58%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 34 (19.65%) Amazon AWS
1 34 (19.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (14.45%) Office 365
3 7 (4.05%) Mimecast
4 3 (1.73%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.73%) IaaS
5 2 (1.16%) SaaS
6 1 (0.58%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.58%) OpenDNS
6 1 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 109 (63.01%) WAN
2 102 (58.96%) LAN
3 85 (49.13%) Firewall
4 77 (44.51%) VLAN
5 59 (34.10%) SAN
6 53 (30.64%) Wireless
7 52 (30.06%) Network Security
8 51 (29.48%) VPN
9 48 (27.75%) DNS
10 47 (27.17%) Cisco Nexus
10 47 (27.17%) MPLS
11 45 (26.01%) Cisco ASA
12 35 (20.23%) DHCP
13 34 (19.65%) NAS
14 31 (17.92%) NetScaler
15 30 (17.34%) Cisco ISE
16 25 (14.45%) BGP
17 22 (12.72%) VPLS
18 21 (12.14%) VoIP
19 20 (11.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.05%) SQL Server
1 7 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (3.47%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.16%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.58%) Big Data
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (10.98%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
General
1 36 (20.81%) Finance
2 30 (17.34%) Law
3 12 (6.94%) Legal
4 11 (6.36%) Retail
5 10 (5.78%) Advertising
6 9 (5.20%) Manufacturing
7 7 (4.05%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.16%) Banking
8 2 (1.16%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.16%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (26.59%) Analyst
2 29 (16.76%) Network Engineer
3 23 (13.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (11.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 19 (10.98%) Network Security Specialist
5 19 (10.98%) Security Specialist
6 18 (10.40%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
6 18 (10.40%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 18 (10.40%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 17 (9.83%) Network Analyst
8 16 (9.25%) Team Leader
9 15 (8.67%) Server Analyst
9 15 (8.67%) Support Engineer
9 15 (8.67%) Windows Server Analyst
10 14 (8.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 14 (8.09%) Network Specialist
11 11 (6.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 11 (6.36%) Network Security Analyst
11 11 (6.36%) Security Analyst
12 10 (5.78%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.94%) 802.1X
2 6 (3.47%) LDAP
3 1 (0.58%) REST
3 1 (0.58%) WAP
3 1 (0.58%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (21.39%) HP StoreVirtual
2 21 (12.14%) Data Centre
3 11 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.62%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.89%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.89%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.89%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (2.89%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (2.31%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.73%) RSA SecurID
8 2 (1.16%) IPTV
8 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.16%) PKI
9 1 (0.58%) Handset
9 1 (0.58%) IVR
9 1 (0.58%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.58%) Replication
9 1 (0.58%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 85 (49.13%) Windows
2 59 (34.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (28.32%) Windows Server
4 44 (25.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (8.09%) Windows 7
6 10 (5.78%) Windows 8
7 6 (3.47%) Android
8 3 (1.73%) Linux
8 3 (1.73%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.58%) Solaris
10 1 (0.58%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.39%) Server Virtualisation
2 22 (12.72%) Change Management
2 22 (12.72%) Continuous Improvement
2 22 (12.72%) ITIL
3 19 (10.98%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 19 (10.98%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 14 (8.09%) Line Management
5 12 (6.94%) Incident Management
5 12 (6.94%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (5.20%) Logistics
6 9 (5.20%) Project Management
7 7 (4.05%) Adaptive Security
7 7 (4.05%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (4.05%) Migration
8 6 (3.47%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (3.47%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 6 (3.47%) PRINCE2
8 6 (3.47%) Service Delivery
8 6 (3.47%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (2.89%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (35.84%) PowerShell
2 20 (11.56%) Python
3 7 (4.05%) SQL
4 2 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (32.95%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (26.59%) CCNP
3 25 (14.45%) CCIE
4 13 (7.51%) CCNA
5 12 (6.94%) Degree
6 8 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.31%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.31%) MCP
7 4 (2.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.73%) CCDP
8 3 (1.73%) MCDST
9 2 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.16%) MCSE
10 1 (0.58%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 1 (0.58%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.58%) HP ASE
10 1 (0.58%) HPE ATP
10 1 (0.58%) OCA
10 1 (0.58%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.89%) SLA
2 4 (2.31%) PMO
3 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.58%) GDPR
System Software
1 74 (42.77%) Active Directory
2 67 (38.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (23.12%) DFS Replication
4 24 (13.87%) XenApp
5 20 (11.56%) XenDesktop
6 11 (6.36%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (4.05%) vSphere
8 5 (2.89%) Terminal Services
9 4 (2.31%) Hyper-V
10 3 (1.73%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (11.56%) Terraform
2 19 (10.98%) Puppet
3 7 (4.05%) TrustSec
4 4 (2.31%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.16%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.16%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.16%) Nagios
5 2 (1.16%) SCCM
5 2 (1.16%) SCOM
5 2 (1.16%) WSUS
6 1 (0.58%) Ansible
6 1 (0.58%) Cacti
6 1 (0.58%) OpenView
6 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.58%) QRadar
6 1 (0.58%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.58%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.58%) Stealthwatch
6 1 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.58%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 95 (54.91%) Cisco
2 93 (53.76%) VMware
3 62 (35.84%) HP
4 49 (28.32%) Citrix
5 43 (24.86%) NetApp
6 38 (21.97%) F5
7 37 (21.39%) CheckPoint
8 35 (20.23%) Microsoft
9 30 (17.34%) Juniper
10 28 (16.18%) Meraki
11 23 (13.29%) Riverbed
12 20 (11.56%) Infoblox
13 19 (10.98%) Blue Coat
13 19 (10.98%) Google
13 19 (10.98%) Imperva
13 19 (10.98%) SolarWinds
13 19 (10.98%) Zscaler
14 10 (5.78%) WatchGuard
15 9 (5.20%) Apple
16 8 (4.62%) SonicWALL