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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 192 206 199
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 15 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.30% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 1.11% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 12
Median salary £45,000 £70,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +47.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
1218 1350 1605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.22% 26.84% 29.36%
Number of salaries quoted 967 845 1035
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 25 May 2016.

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 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 7 £32,500 -
Slough - 4 £77,500 -
Reading +18 2 £67,500 +58.82% 1
Wokingham - 1 £40,500 -
WLAN
South East

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 32 (84.21%) Wireless
2 23 (60.53%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (57.89%) CCNP
4 21 (55.26%) LAN
5 17 (44.74%) Cisco
6 16 (42.11%) VPN
6 16 (42.11%) HP
6 16 (42.11%) Firewall
6 16 (42.11%) Telecoms
7 15 (39.47%) TCP/IP
8 13 (34.21%) MPLS
8 13 (34.21%) Aruba
9 12 (31.58%) OSPF
9 12 (31.58%) BGP
10 11 (28.95%) WAN
10 11 (28.95%) VLAN
11 10 (26.32%) Data Centre
11 10 (26.32%) Presales
12 9 (23.68%) Brocade
12 9 (23.68%) CCIE
13 8 (21.05%) CCNA
13 8 (21.05%) Project Management
13 8 (21.05%) Network Security
14 7 (18.42%) Degree
14 7 (18.42%) ION Trading
14 7 (18.42%) Juniper
14 7 (18.42%) VoIP
15 6 (15.79%) Migration
15 6 (15.79%) Network Design
16 5 (13.16%) Palo Alto

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 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
2 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 32 (84.21%) Wireless
2 21 (55.26%) LAN
3 16 (42.11%) Firewall
3 16 (42.11%) VPN
4 15 (39.47%) TCP/IP
5 13 (34.21%) MPLS
6 12 (31.58%) BGP
6 12 (31.58%) OSPF
7 11 (28.95%) VLAN
7 11 (28.95%) WAN
8 8 (21.05%) Network Security
9 7 (18.42%) VoIP
10 5 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (10.53%) EIGRP
11 4 (10.53%) GSM
11 4 (10.53%) LTE
11 4 (10.53%) MIMO
11 4 (10.53%) Node B
11 4 (10.53%) Radio Access Network
11 4 (10.53%) UMTS
General
1 16 (42.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Network Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Wireless Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Data Network Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Network Design Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) WLAN Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) LAN Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Architect
7 4 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Communications Specialist
7 4 (10.53%) Network Architect
7 4 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Security Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Wireless Architect
8 3 (7.89%) Designer
8 3 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Network Designer
8 3 (7.89%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Cisco Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.63%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Handset
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Debian
1 3 (7.89%) Fedora
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
1 3 (7.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Presales
2 8 (21.05%) Project Management
3 6 (15.79%) Migration
3 6 (15.79%) Network Design
4 4 (10.53%) Business Development
4 4 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.89%) High Availability
6 2 (5.26%) Network Management
6 2 (5.26%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.63%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) C
2 1 (2.63%) Python
2 1 (2.63%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 23 (60.53%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (57.89%) CCNP
3 9 (23.68%) CCIE
4 8 (21.05%) CCNA
5 7 (18.42%) Degree
6 2 (5.26%) CCDA
6 2 (5.26%) CCDP
6 2 (5.26%) CCIP
6 2 (5.26%) HP ASE
6 2 (5.26%) HP MASE
7 1 (2.63%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Cisco
2 16 (42.11%) HP
3 13 (34.21%) Aruba
4 9 (23.68%) Brocade
5 7 (18.42%) ION Trading
5 7 (18.42%) Juniper
6 5 (13.16%) Palo Alto
7 4 (10.53%) Avaya
7 4 (10.53%) Fortinet
7 4 (10.53%) Huawei
7 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.53%) Ruckus Wireless
8 3 (7.89%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
8 3 (7.89%) Ericsson
8 3 (7.89%) Foundry
8 3 (7.89%) Nokia
8 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
9 2 (5.26%) NetScout
9 2 (5.26%) ProCurve
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