The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 131 126 132
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 12 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.49% 0.053% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.96% 0.30% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 9
Median salary £45,000 £31,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -37.00%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +11.42%
WLAN
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
406 333 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.69% 17.66% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 263 292 329
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing WLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

WLAN
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the Birmingham region.

WLAN Salary Trend in Birmingham

WLAN
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

WLAN Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 18 (100.00%) LAN
2 17 (94.44%) WAN
3 16 (88.89%) Cisco
4 13 (72.22%) Presales
5 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (55.56%) Firewall
6 10 (55.56%) Wireless
7 9 (50.00%) CCNP
8 8 (44.44%) CCIE
8 8 (44.44%) HP
8 8 (44.44%) CCVP
9 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
10 6 (33.33%) MPLS
10 6 (33.33%) DNS
10 6 (33.33%) DHCP
10 6 (33.33%) Windows
10 6 (33.33%) Unified Communications
10 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
11 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (27.78%) Aerohive Networks
11 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (27.78%) XenApp
11 5 (27.78%) Linux
11 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
11 5 (27.78%) VoIP
11 5 (27.78%) CCNA
11 5 (27.78%) Citrix
11 5 (27.78%) NetApp
11 5 (27.78%) VMware

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (22.22%) IIS
2 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
1 4 (22.22%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) LAN
2 17 (94.44%) WAN
3 10 (55.56%) Firewall
3 10 (55.56%) Wireless
4 6 (33.33%) DHCP
4 6 (33.33%) DNS
4 6 (33.33%) MPLS
4 6 (33.33%) Unified Communications
5 5 (27.78%) VoIP
6 4 (22.22%) NAS
6 4 (22.22%) NetScaler
6 4 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (22.22%) SAN
6 4 (22.22%) Skype
6 4 (22.22%) xDSL
7 3 (16.67%) Wireless Security
8 2 (11.11%) DMZ
8 2 (11.11%) Network Security
9 1 (5.56%) Internet
9 1 (5.56%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) WLAN Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Design Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Network Support
6 1 (5.56%) Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Support
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Network Security Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Security Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Technology Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Wintel Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) WAP
1 1 (5.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Handset
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (22.22%) Unix
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Presales
2 4 (22.22%) Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (22.22%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 2 (11.11%) Network Management
4 1 (5.56%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Management
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.56%) Security Management
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (50.00%) CCNP
3 8 (44.44%) CCIE
3 8 (44.44%) CCVP
4 5 (27.78%) CCNA
5 1 (5.56%) CISSP
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) XenApp
3 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 4 (22.22%) vSphere
3 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
3 4 (22.22%) XenServer
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (5.56%) Cacti
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) HP
3 5 (27.78%) Aerohive Networks
3 5 (27.78%) Citrix
3 5 (27.78%) NetApp
3 5 (27.78%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) Aruba
4 4 (22.22%) Dell
4 4 (22.22%) Ruckus Wireless
4 4 (22.22%) SonicWALL
5 3 (16.67%) Meraki
6 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
7 1 (5.56%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (5.56%) F5
7 1 (5.56%) Huawei
7 1 (5.56%) Juniper
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.56%) Mitel
7 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
7 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
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