The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell 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 67 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 11 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.83% 0.66% 1.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.45% 1.71% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 10
Average salary £53,050 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.20% -11.17%
WLAN
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
202 175 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 33.67% 38.63% 30.83%
Number of salaries quoted 126 129 124
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

WLAN
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Bracknell

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) HP
2 11 (91.67%) Network Design
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) VPN
3 7 (58.33%) Network Security
3 7 (58.33%) IPsec
4 6 (50.00%) Degree
4 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (50.00%) Marketing
4 6 (50.00%) MPLS
4 6 (50.00%) OSPF
4 6 (50.00%) BGP
4 6 (50.00%) Avaya
4 6 (50.00%) Juniper
4 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) TOGAF
5 5 (41.67%) Nokia
5 5 (41.67%) Citrix
5 5 (41.67%) WAN
5 5 (41.67%) UNIX
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
5 5 (41.67%) Problem Management
5 5 (41.67%) Software-Defined Networking
5 5 (41.67%) Retail
6 1 (8.33%) VLAN
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) IPsec
2 7 (58.33%) Network Security
2 7 (58.33%) VPN
3 6 (50.00%) MPLS
3 6 (50.00%) OSPF
3 6 (50.00%) BGP
4 5 (41.67%) WAN
4 5 (41.67%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP
5 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (8.33%) HSRP
5 1 (8.33%) VLAN
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (8.33%) Frame Relay
5 1 (8.33%) POP3
5 1 (8.33%) SMTP
5 1 (8.33%) DHCP
5 1 (8.33%) IKE
General
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (50.00%) Marketing
2 5 (41.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) UNIX
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Network Design
2 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
2 5 (41.67%) Problem Management
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) HP
3 6 (50.00%) Avaya
3 6 (50.00%) Juniper
3 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) Nokia
4 5 (41.67%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) F5