The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 108 117 125
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 2 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.15% 0.34% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.75% 1.55% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Median salary £51,250 £33,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.30% -42.60%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,375 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.61%
WLAN
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
265 323 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.81% 21.78% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 229 285 340
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,435 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

WLAN
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Cambridge

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) VRRP
2 5 (83.33%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (83.33%) HSRP
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) LDAP
4 1 (16.67%) SMTP
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) NFS
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Samba
4 1 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Biology

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) HSRP
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) VRRP
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) SMTP
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Network Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) Biology
2 1 (16.67%) Life Science
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) NFS
1 1 (16.67%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet