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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 174 216 190
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -26
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 55 14 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.95% 0.24% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.03% 0.80% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 26
Average salary £53,050 £35,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.57% -21.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £30,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.20% -11.17%
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
1818 1748 1476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.28% 29.64% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 1195 1154
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +8 17 £57,000 +62.85%
Bracknell -8 11 £53,050 -3.54%
Slough -8 7 - - 1
Newbury +8 2 - - 1
Wokingham - 1 £53,000 -
WLAN
South East

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 60 (73.17%) Cisco
2 47 (57.32%) Wireless
3 37 (45.12%) Network Design
4 33 (40.24%) Firewall
5 32 (39.02%) LAN
6 31 (37.80%) Telecoms
7 30 (36.59%) Network Security
8 29 (35.37%) VPN
9 28 (34.15%) IPsec
10 27 (32.93%) HP
10 27 (32.93%) CheckPoint
11 23 (28.05%) Aruba
11 23 (28.05%) WAN
12 22 (26.83%) Linux
13 20 (24.39%) UNIX
13 20 (24.39%) Juniper
14 19 (23.17%) MPLS
15 15 (18.29%) Cisco Certification
15 15 (18.29%) Degree
15 15 (18.29%) Avaya
15 15 (18.29%) Marketing
16 14 (17.07%) BGP
17 12 (14.63%) OSPF
17 12 (14.63%) VMware
18 11 (13.41%) SSL
19 10 (12.20%) ITIL
19 10 (12.20%) Load Balancing
20 9 (10.98%) DHCP
20 9 (10.98%) F5
20 9 (10.98%) DNS

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.44%) Apache
2 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (57.32%) Wireless
2 33 (40.24%) Firewall
3 32 (39.02%) LAN
4 30 (36.59%) Network Security
5 29 (35.37%) VPN
6 28 (34.15%) IPsec
7 23 (28.05%) WAN
8 19 (23.17%) MPLS
9 14 (17.07%) BGP
10 12 (14.63%) OSPF
11 11 (13.41%) SSL
12 9 (10.98%) DNS
12 9 (10.98%) DHCP
12 9 (10.98%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (9.76%) NetScaler
13 8 (9.76%) H.323
13 8 (9.76%) VoIP
13 8 (9.76%) Internet
14 7 (8.54%) Broadband
15 6 (7.32%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.44%) DB2
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 31 (37.80%) Telecoms
2 15 (18.29%) Marketing
3 9 (10.98%) Retail
4 4 (4.88%) Finance
5 3 (3.66%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (25.61%) Network Engineer
2 16 (19.51%) Wireless Engineer
3 13 (15.85%) Consultant
4 12 (14.63%) Technical Engineer
5 11 (13.41%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Designer
6 7 (8.54%) Network Support
6 7 (8.54%) Network Designer
6 7 (8.54%) Architect
7 6 (7.32%) Network Consultant
7 6 (7.32%) Technical Architect
7 6 (7.32%) Sales Consultant
7 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (7.32%) Security Consultant
7 6 (7.32%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 6 (7.32%) Network Security Consultant
8 5 (6.10%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (4.88%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (1.22%) Middleware
1 1 (1.22%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.44%) EPoS
1 2 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.83%) Linux
2 20 (24.39%) UNIX
3 5 (6.10%) Windows
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.22%) AIX
5 1 (1.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.12%) Network Design
2 10 (12.20%) Load Balancing
2 10 (12.20%) ITIL
3 7 (8.54%) OpenUP
4 6 (7.32%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (6.10%) Change Management
5 5 (6.10%) TOGAF
5 5 (6.10%) Problem Management
6 4 (4.88%) Change Control
6 4 (4.88%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.66%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.66%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.66%) Project Management
8 2 (2.44%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (2.44%) Capacity Management
8 2 (2.44%) Network Management
9 1 (1.22%) Line Management
9 1 (1.22%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.66%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (18.29%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (18.29%) Degree
2 9 (10.98%) CCNP
3 8 (9.76%) CCIE
4 7 (8.54%) CCIP
4 7 (8.54%) CCDA
4 7 (8.54%) CCDP
5 4 (4.88%) CCNA
6 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.44%) ACCA
6 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.22%) HP APS
7 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) ISO 9001
1 4 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.44%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.44%) vSphere
3 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.22%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 60 (73.17%) Cisco
2 27 (32.93%) HP
2 27 (32.93%) CheckPoint
3 23 (28.05%) Aruba
4 20 (24.39%) Juniper
5 15 (18.29%) Avaya
6 12 (14.63%) VMware
7 9 (10.98%) F5
8 7 (8.54%) Citrix
9 6 (7.32%) Meraki
9 6 (7.32%) Meru Networks
10 5 (6.10%) Aerohive Networks
10 5 (6.10%) Fortinet
10 5 (6.10%) BT
10 5 (6.10%) Nokia
11 4 (4.88%) Brocade
11 4 (4.88%) Ruckus Wireless
12 3 (3.66%) Infoblox
12 3 (3.66%) Blue Coat
12 3 (3.66%) Websense
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