The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 197 195 221
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +26
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 18 31 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.35% 0.53% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.39% 1.76% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 29 6
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,500 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -6.25%
WLAN
South East

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
1298 1757 1524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.53% 30.00% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 916 981 1104
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

WLAN Salary Histogram in Berkshire

WLAN
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Reading -12 12 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Maidenhead - 2 £66,250 -
WLAN
South East

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 21 (65.63%) Cisco
2 18 (56.25%) LAN
2 18 (56.25%) Firewall
3 17 (53.13%) HP
4 13 (40.63%) Wireless
5 12 (37.50%) Telecoms
5 12 (37.50%) WAN
5 12 (37.50%) VPN
5 12 (37.50%) Degree
6 11 (34.38%) IPsec
7 10 (31.25%) Network Design
7 10 (31.25%) Juniper
7 10 (31.25%) Data Centre
8 9 (28.13%) Network Security
9 8 (25.00%) Marketing
10 6 (18.75%) MPLS
10 6 (18.75%) VLAN
11 5 (15.63%) Brocade
11 5 (15.63%) Retail
11 5 (15.63%) VMware
11 5 (15.63%) Avaya
11 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
11 5 (15.63%) ITIL
12 4 (12.50%) Aruba
12 4 (12.50%) 4G
12 4 (12.50%) Fortinet
12 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (12.50%) Linux
12 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
12 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) LAN
1 18 (56.25%) Firewall
2 13 (40.63%) Wireless
3 12 (37.50%) WAN
3 12 (37.50%) VPN
4 11 (34.38%) IPsec
5 9 (28.13%) Network Security
6 6 (18.75%) VLAN
6 6 (18.75%) MPLS
7 4 (12.50%) BGP
7 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (12.50%) 4G
7 4 (12.50%) 3G
8 3 (9.38%) VPLS
8 3 (9.38%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (9.38%) EIGRP
8 3 (9.38%) L2TP
8 3 (9.38%) RSVP
8 3 (9.38%) OSPF
8 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
General
1 12 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 8 (25.00%) Marketing
3 5 (15.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Solution Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Network Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Sales Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Network Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Private Cloud
2 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Network Design
2 5 (15.63%) ITIL
3 3 (9.38%) Change Management
3 3 (9.38%) OpenUP
3 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.25%) Logistics
4 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.13%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.13%) Line Management
5 1 (3.13%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.25%) CCNP
3 2 (6.25%) CCNA
3 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) HP ASE
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Cisco
2 17 (53.13%) HP
3 10 (31.25%) Juniper
4 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
4 5 (15.63%) VMware
4 5 (15.63%) Brocade
4 5 (15.63%) Avaya
5 4 (12.50%) Aruba
5 4 (12.50%) Fortinet
6 3 (9.38%) WatchGuard
7 2 (6.25%) Riverbed
7 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.25%) Dell
8 1 (3.13%) EMC
8 1 (3.13%) Nortel
8 1 (3.13%) Citrix
8 1 (3.13%) Nokia
8 1 (3.13%) ProCurve
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