The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 162 194 184
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -10
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 22 37 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.61% 0.70% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.54% 2.72% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 25
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £53,050
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +13.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £49,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £62,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -10.61%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
866 1361 1654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.12% 25.68% 30.42%
Number of salaries quoted 625 1081 1038
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing WLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WLAN
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Berkshire

WLAN
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

WLAN Salary Histogram in Berkshire

WLAN
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury +19 9 £42,500 -19.04%
Reading +17 4 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Slough - 3 £77,500 -
Wokingham - 2 £39,000 -
Maidenhead -6 1 £45,000 -25.00%
WLAN
South East

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 27 (87.10%) LAN
1 27 (87.10%) Wireless
2 18 (58.06%) Presales
3 14 (45.16%) Cisco
3 14 (45.16%) HP
4 13 (41.94%) Firewall
5 12 (38.71%) WAN
6 11 (35.48%) MPLS
7 10 (32.26%) Network Management
8 9 (29.03%) Project Management
9 8 (25.81%) OSPF
9 8 (25.81%) 802.1X
9 8 (25.81%) Degree
10 7 (22.58%) 802.11
11 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
11 6 (19.35%) VPN
11 6 (19.35%) MS Office
11 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
11 6 (19.35%) MS Visio
11 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
11 6 (19.35%) Migration
11 6 (19.35%) Fortinet
11 6 (19.35%) Brocade
11 6 (19.35%) FortiGate
11 6 (19.35%) Mobile App
11 6 (19.35%) Mobile Device Management
11 6 (19.35%) Aruba
12 5 (16.13%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (16.13%) FreeRADIUS
12 5 (16.13%) OpenStack

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (16.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Office
1 6 (19.35%) MS Visio
2 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
3 3 (9.68%) MS Project
4 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (87.10%) LAN
1 27 (87.10%) Wireless
2 13 (41.94%) Firewall
3 12 (38.71%) WAN
4 11 (35.48%) MPLS
5 8 (25.81%) OSPF
6 7 (22.58%) 802.11
7 6 (19.35%) VPN
8 5 (16.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (16.13%) IPsec
8 5 (16.13%) IPv6
8 5 (16.13%) Multicast
8 5 (16.13%) SNMP
8 5 (16.13%) Software-Defined Networking
8 5 (16.13%) SSH
8 5 (16.13%) Telnet
8 5 (16.13%) VRRP
8 5 (16.13%) Wireshark
9 4 (12.90%) Network Security
10 3 (9.68%) MIMO
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Network Systems Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Presales Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Presales Network Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Communications Specialist
3 3 (9.68%) Coordinator
3 3 (9.68%) LAN Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Presales Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Project Coordinator
3 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) WAN Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Wireless Product Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (6.45%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.68%) Handset
4 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Presales
2 10 (32.26%) Network Management
3 9 (29.03%) Project Management
4 6 (19.35%) Migration
4 6 (19.35%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.90%) Business Continuity
6 3 (9.68%) Business Development
6 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.68%) Network Design
7 2 (6.45%) High Availability
7 2 (6.45%) Information Security
7 2 (6.45%) Network Architecture
7 2 (6.45%) PRINCE
7 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) Change Management
8 1 (3.23%) Data Security
8 1 (3.23%) ITIL
8 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) Python
1 5 (16.13%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (12.90%) CCNA
3 4 (12.90%) CCNP
4 3 (9.68%) HP MASE
4 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.23%) CCIE
5 1 (3.23%) CCSP
5 1 (3.23%) CCVP
5 1 (3.23%) HP ASE
5 1 (3.23%) HPE ATP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) FreeRADIUS
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) Firmware
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Cisco
1 14 (45.16%) HP
2 6 (19.35%) Aruba
2 6 (19.35%) Brocade
2 6 (19.35%) Fortinet
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) Juniper
4 3 (9.68%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (9.68%) Ericsson
4 3 (9.68%) Huawei
4 3 (9.68%) Nokia
5 2 (6.45%) AirMagnet
5 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
5 2 (6.45%) Veeam
6 1 (3.23%) 3Com
6 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.23%) F5
6 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.23%) VMware
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