The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
England / East Midlands
Rank 144 166 176
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +10
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 18 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.62% 0.13% 0.062%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.04% 0.74% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 1
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -45.45%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -10.61%

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
445 543 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.22% 17.06% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 335 409 438
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

WLAN
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

WLAN Salary Trend in the East Midlands

WLAN
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

WLAN Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

WLAN
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire -3 7 £30,500 +1.66%
Northamptonshire - 6 £44,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 23 (100.00%) LAN
2 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 22 (95.65%) CCNP
2 22 (95.65%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (91.30%) ITIL
4 18 (78.26%) VoIP
5 17 (73.91%) Wireless
6 15 (65.22%) CCNA
7 14 (60.87%) Firewall
8 13 (56.52%) WAN
9 10 (43.48%) SolarWinds
9 10 (43.48%) Cisco Wireless
10 9 (39.13%) Cisco CUCM
11 8 (34.78%) VLAN
11 8 (34.78%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (34.78%) Change Management
11 8 (34.78%) Project Management
11 8 (34.78%) DHCP
11 8 (34.78%) DNS
11 8 (34.78%) Juniper
12 7 (30.43%) Siemens
12 7 (30.43%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (26.09%) PBX
14 5 (21.74%) MPLS
14 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (21.74%) Service Design
14 5 (21.74%) Unified Communications
15 4 (17.39%) ProCurve
15 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (17.39%) Data Protection Act

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) LAN
2 18 (78.26%) VoIP
3 17 (73.91%) Wireless
4 14 (60.87%) Firewall
5 13 (56.52%) WAN
6 10 (43.48%) Cisco Wireless
7 8 (34.78%) DHCP
7 8 (34.78%) DNS
7 8 (34.78%) VLAN
7 8 (34.78%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (30.43%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (26.09%) PBX
10 5 (21.74%) MPLS
10 5 (21.74%) Unified Communications
11 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (17.39%) VPN
12 3 (13.04%) IPsec
13 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
13 2 (8.70%) H.323
13 2 (8.70%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Network Engineer
2 11 (47.83%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (21.74%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 5 (21.74%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Voice Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Cisco Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Data Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Network Operations Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Network Operations Manager
8 1 (4.35%) NOC Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Operations Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Voice Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Voice Network Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) ITIL
2 8 (34.78%) Change Management
2 8 (34.78%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (21.74%) Service Design
4 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
4 4 (17.39%) ITSM
4 4 (17.39%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) Network Management
5 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.35%) Business Development
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) Fault Management
6 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 22 (95.65%) CCNP
1 22 (95.65%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (65.22%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) CCIE
4 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.35%) CCDA
4 1 (4.35%) CCDP
4 1 (4.35%) CISM
4 1 (4.35%) CISSP
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.35%) Nagios
2 1 (4.35%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 10 (43.48%) SolarWinds
3 8 (34.78%) Juniper
4 7 (30.43%) Siemens
5 4 (17.39%) HP
5 4 (17.39%) ProCurve
6 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
7 2 (8.70%) F5
7 2 (8.70%) Mitel
7 2 (8.70%) Riverbed
7 2 (8.70%) VMware
8 1 (4.35%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (4.35%) Aruba
8 1 (4.35%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.35%) Huawei
8 1 (4.35%) Meraki
8 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
8 1 (4.35%) Sourcefire
8 1 (4.35%) Virgin Media