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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 198 188 225
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +37
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 28 35 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 0.63% 0.092%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.05% 2.17% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 4
Average salary £60,000 £53,050 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.10% +11.68%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +14.66%
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
1368 1610 1556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.49% 29.06% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1108 1054 1120
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
(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 +29 21 £60,000 +9.09%
Maidenhead - 5 £60,000 - 1
Newbury +17 2 £52,500 +22.09% 1
WLAN
South East

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 47 (70.15%) Cisco
2 41 (61.19%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (56.72%) CCNP
4 37 (55.22%) VPN
5 34 (50.75%) LAN
6 33 (49.25%) Wireless
7 32 (47.76%) Telecoms
8 30 (44.78%) MPLS
9 28 (41.79%) Firewall
10 25 (37.31%) Data Centre
11 24 (35.82%) Network Design
12 23 (34.33%) HP
13 21 (31.34%) TCP/IP
13 21 (31.34%) VLAN
14 20 (29.85%) WAN
15 19 (28.36%) Network Security
16 18 (26.87%) CCIE
16 18 (26.87%) OSPF
16 18 (26.87%) BGP
17 17 (25.37%) Linux
18 16 (23.88%) VoIP
18 16 (23.88%) Presales
19 15 (22.39%) Juniper
20 13 (19.40%) Migration
20 13 (19.40%) ION Trading
21 12 (17.91%) SAN
21 12 (17.91%) 3GPP
21 12 (17.91%) Diameter Protocol
22 11 (16.42%) Marketing
22 11 (16.42%) VPLS

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 37 (55.22%) VPN
2 34 (50.75%) LAN
3 33 (49.25%) Wireless
4 30 (44.78%) MPLS
5 28 (41.79%) Firewall
6 21 (31.34%) TCP/IP
6 21 (31.34%) VLAN
7 20 (29.85%) WAN
8 19 (28.36%) Network Security
9 18 (26.87%) BGP
9 18 (26.87%) OSPF
10 16 (23.88%) VoIP
11 12 (17.91%) 3GPP
11 12 (17.91%) Diameter Protocol
11 12 (17.91%) SAN
12 11 (16.42%) VPLS
13 8 (11.94%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (7.46%) 3G
14 5 (7.46%) IPsec
14 5 (7.46%) L2TP
General
1 32 (47.76%) Telecoms
2 11 (16.42%) Marketing
3 7 (10.45%) Retail
4 5 (7.46%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (1.49%) Finance
5 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (59.70%) Network Engineer
2 16 (23.88%) Data Network Engineer
3 13 (19.40%) Network Design Engineer
3 13 (19.40%) Wireless Engineer
4 12 (17.91%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 11 (16.42%) Architect
6 9 (13.43%) Cisco Engineer
6 9 (13.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (13.43%) Network Architect
6 9 (13.43%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (13.43%) Presales Manager
6 9 (13.43%) Security Engineer
7 8 (11.94%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (10.45%) WLAN Engineer
9 6 (8.96%) Support Engineer
10 5 (7.46%) Network Support
10 5 (7.46%) Network Support Engineer
11 4 (5.97%) Designer
11 4 (5.97%) Network Manager
11 4 (5.97%) Wireless Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.49%) Middleware
2 1 (1.49%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 25 (37.31%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.48%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.49%) PACS
4 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.37%) Linux
2 8 (11.94%) Debian
2 8 (11.94%) Fedora
2 8 (11.94%) Ubuntu
3 3 (4.48%) Windows
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) Network Design
2 16 (23.88%) Presales
3 13 (19.40%) Migration
4 8 (11.94%) ITIL
5 5 (7.46%) Change Management
5 5 (7.46%) OpenUP
6 4 (5.97%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (2.99%) Logistics
7 2 (2.99%) Network Architecture
8 1 (1.49%) CRM
8 1 (1.49%) Identity Access Management
8 1 (1.49%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.49%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.49%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (1.49%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.49%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.49%) Service Desk Management
8 1 (1.49%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.49%) Python
1 1 (1.49%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 41 (61.19%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (56.72%) CCNP
3 18 (26.87%) CCIE
4 11 (16.42%) Degree
5 10 (14.93%) CCNA
6 5 (7.46%) CCDP
7 3 (4.48%) CCIP
8 2 (2.99%) CCDA
9 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) DICOM
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 47 (70.15%) Cisco
2 23 (34.33%) HP
3 15 (22.39%) Juniper
4 13 (19.40%) ION Trading
5 8 (11.94%) Palo Alto
5 8 (11.94%) Red Hat
6 7 (10.45%) CheckPoint
7 5 (7.46%) Aruba
7 5 (7.46%) Huawei
8 4 (5.97%) Avaya
8 4 (5.97%) Brocade
8 4 (5.97%) Fortinet
8 4 (5.97%) Ruckus Wireless
9 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.49%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (1.49%) BT
10 1 (1.49%) Ericsson
10 1 (1.49%) Google
10 1 (1.49%) Nokia
10 1 (1.49%) VMware
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