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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 204 213 202
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 8 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.18% 0.31% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 1.21% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 29
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £71,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +4.00%
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
1109 1323 1786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.90% 25.84% 30.28%
Number of salaries quoted 820 922 982
Median salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Reading +2 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Newbury - 3 £30,000 -
Maidenhead -14 1 £40,000 -39.62%
Slough - 1 - -
WLAN
South East

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 22 (95.65%) Wireless
2 18 (78.26%) LAN
3 11 (47.83%) Presales
4 9 (39.13%) Firewall
5 8 (34.78%) Project Management
5 8 (34.78%) HP
5 8 (34.78%) Aruba
6 7 (30.43%) Network Management
6 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
6 7 (30.43%) Brocade
6 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
6 7 (30.43%) MS Office
7 6 (26.09%) MS Visio
7 6 (26.09%) Cisco
7 6 (26.09%) Migration
8 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (21.74%) WAN
8 5 (21.74%) Degree
9 4 (17.39%) Network Architecture
9 4 (17.39%) Radio Access Network
9 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
9 4 (17.39%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
9 4 (17.39%) Node B
9 4 (17.39%) MIMO
9 4 (17.39%) LTE
9 4 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (17.39%) Huawei
9 4 (17.39%) Business Development
9 4 (17.39%) UMTS

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:

Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Office
2 6 (26.09%) MS Visio
3 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
3 4 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) Wireless
2 18 (78.26%) LAN
3 9 (39.13%) Firewall
4 5 (21.74%) WAN
5 4 (17.39%) GSM
5 4 (17.39%) LTE
5 4 (17.39%) MIMO
5 4 (17.39%) Node B
5 4 (17.39%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (17.39%) UMTS
6 3 (13.04%) BGP
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (13.04%) Network Security
6 3 (13.04%) OSPF
6 3 (13.04%) SSH
6 3 (13.04%) Telnet
6 3 (13.04%) VPN
7 2 (8.70%) EIGRP
7 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
7 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Wireless Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) WLAN Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Communications Specialist
3 4 (17.39%) LAN Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Hardware Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Software Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Trainee
6 1 (4.35%) Trainee Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
3 3 (13.04%) Handset
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Presales
2 8 (34.78%) Project Management
3 7 (30.43%) Network Management
4 6 (26.09%) Migration
5 4 (17.39%) Business Development
5 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
5 4 (17.39%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (17.39%) Network Architecture
6 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
6 3 (13.04%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) High Availability
8 1 (4.35%) Change Management
8 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (4.35%) Information Security
8 1 (4.35%) Network Design
8 1 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
8 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Service Design
8 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) CCNP
3 3 (13.04%) CCNA
3 3 (13.04%) HP ASE
3 3 (13.04%) HP MASE
4 1 (4.35%) CCENT
4 1 (4.35%) CCIE
4 1 (4.35%) CCSP
4 1 (4.35%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Firmware
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Aruba
1 8 (34.78%) HP
2 7 (30.43%) Brocade
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco
4 4 (17.39%) Huawei
5 3 (13.04%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (13.04%) Ericsson
5 3 (13.04%) Fortinet
5 3 (13.04%) Foundry
5 3 (13.04%) Nokia
6 2 (8.70%) Juniper
6 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto
6 2 (8.70%) ProCurve
7 1 (4.35%) AirMagnet
7 1 (4.35%) Avaya
7 1 (4.35%) F5
7 1 (4.35%) NetScout
7 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.35%) Veeam