The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 191 186 228
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +42
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 27 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.49% 0.50% 0.082%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.67% 1.77% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 5
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1612 1524 1652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.38% 28.10% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 973 1155 1270
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WLAN
South East

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 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
Reading -15 16 £33,750 -12.33% 1
Slough - 7 £50,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £45,000 -
Newbury - 1 £55,000 -
WLAN
South East

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 30 (65.22%) Cisco
2 22 (47.83%) Firewall
3 21 (45.65%) IPsec
3 21 (45.65%) VPN
3 21 (45.65%) Network Security
4 20 (43.48%) Network Design
5 17 (36.96%) Wireless
6 16 (34.78%) CheckPoint
6 16 (34.78%) LAN
7 13 (28.26%) Telecoms
8 12 (26.09%) VoIP
8 12 (26.09%) RIP
8 12 (26.09%) Avaya
8 12 (26.09%) HP
8 12 (26.09%) OSPF
8 12 (26.09%) BGP
8 12 (26.09%) Juniper
8 12 (26.09%) F5
9 11 (23.91%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (23.91%) NetScaler
9 11 (23.91%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (23.91%) HSRP
9 11 (23.91%) MPLS
9 11 (23.91%) H.323
9 11 (23.91%) EIGRP
9 11 (23.91%) IGRP
9 11 (23.91%) TACACS
9 11 (23.91%) DNS
9 11 (23.91%) SSL
9 11 (23.91%) SNMP

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 22 (47.83%) Firewall
2 21 (45.65%) IPsec
2 21 (45.65%) Network Security
2 21 (45.65%) VPN
3 17 (36.96%) Wireless
4 16 (34.78%) LAN
5 12 (26.09%) VoIP
5 12 (26.09%) RIP
5 12 (26.09%) OSPF
5 12 (26.09%) BGP
6 11 (23.91%) EIGRP
6 11 (23.91%) IGRP
6 11 (23.91%) TACACS
6 11 (23.91%) H.323
6 11 (23.91%) DNS
6 11 (23.91%) SSL
6 11 (23.91%) IPv6
6 11 (23.91%) SNMP
6 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
6 11 (23.91%) POP3
General
1 13 (28.26%) Telecoms
2 11 (23.91%) Marketing
3 2 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Consultant
2 11 (23.91%) Network Consultant
3 9 (19.57%) Security Consultant
3 9 (19.57%) Network Security Consultant
4 7 (15.22%) Wireless Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Radio Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Senior Design Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Design Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Sales Manager
6 5 (10.87%) Network Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Sales Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Pre Sales Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.35%) Network Support
10 1 (2.17%) Data Manager
10 1 (2.17%) Security Architect
10 1 (2.17%) Communications Manager
10 1 (2.17%) Network Architect
10 1 (2.17%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) UNIX
1 7 (15.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Network Design
2 6 (13.04%) Validation
3 3 (6.52%) Project Management
4 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL
5 1 (2.17%) Migration
5 1 (2.17%) Network Management
5 1 (2.17%) Change Control
5 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
1 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.04%) CCNP
3 2 (4.35%) CCNA
4 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.17%) Avaya Certification
4 1 (2.17%) CCSA
4 1 (2.17%) CCSE
Vendors
1 30 (65.22%) Cisco
2 16 (34.78%) CheckPoint
3 12 (26.09%) HP
3 12 (26.09%) Avaya
3 12 (26.09%) Juniper
3 12 (26.09%) F5
4 4 (8.70%) Blue Coat
5 2 (4.35%) Huawei
6 1 (2.17%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits and training
Posted: 3 days ago