The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
England / East of England
Rank 243 246 250
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 4 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.068% 0.26% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 1.43% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 11
Median salary £62,500 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £32,313 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -8.57%

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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
947 1259 1450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.12% 18.53% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 744 1012 1148
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 of England

WLAN
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

WLAN Salary Trend in the East of England

WLAN
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

WLAN Salary Histogram in the East of England

WLAN
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 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
Hertfordshire +5 3 £65,000 +62.50%
Bedfordshire +7 1 £60,000 -20.00%
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 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 of England region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 31 (79.49%) Wireless
2 30 (76.92%) Cisco
3 23 (58.97%) LAN
4 20 (51.28%) Firewall
5 17 (43.59%) WAN
5 17 (43.59%) VMware
5 17 (43.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (41.03%) Network Security
6 16 (41.03%) Network Management
7 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (35.90%) Presales
8 13 (33.33%) CheckPoint
8 13 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (30.77%) HP
9 12 (30.77%) VoIP
9 12 (30.77%) VPN
9 12 (30.77%) F5
10 11 (28.21%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (28.21%) Data Centre
10 11 (28.21%) CCNP
11 9 (23.08%) Symantec
11 9 (23.08%) DNS
11 9 (23.08%) DHCP
11 9 (23.08%) Windows
11 9 (23.08%) IPsec
11 9 (23.08%) Blue Coat
12 8 (20.51%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (20.51%) ADSL
12 8 (20.51%) Ethernet
12 8 (20.51%) FTP

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (79.49%) Wireless
2 23 (58.97%) LAN
3 20 (51.28%) Firewall
4 17 (43.59%) WAN
5 16 (41.03%) Network Security
6 13 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (30.77%) VoIP
7 12 (30.77%) VPN
8 11 (28.21%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (23.08%) DHCP
9 9 (23.08%) DNS
9 9 (23.08%) IPsec
10 8 (20.51%) ADSL
10 8 (20.51%) Ethernet
10 8 (20.51%) FTP
10 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
11 7 (17.95%) Internet
12 6 (15.38%) SSL
12 6 (15.38%) Unified Communications
13 5 (12.82%) HTTPS
General
1 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.82%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Network Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Architect
2 6 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Technical Architect
3 5 (12.82%) Cisco Consultant
3 5 (12.82%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 5 (12.82%) Cisco Wireless Consultant
3 5 (12.82%) Consultant
3 5 (12.82%) Network Consultant
3 5 (12.82%) Network Systems Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Senior Cisco Consultant
3 5 (12.82%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (12.82%) Senior Network Consultant
3 5 (12.82%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Wireless Network Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) WLAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.38%) User Experience
3 5 (12.82%) PKI
4 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Linux
2 5 (12.82%) Unix
3 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Network Management
2 14 (35.90%) Presales
3 8 (20.51%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (20.51%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (17.95%) Change Control
4 7 (17.95%) Data Privacy
4 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
4 7 (17.95%) Network Design
5 6 (15.38%) Load Balancing
5 6 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
6 5 (12.82%) Service Design
6 5 (12.82%) Software Architecture
7 4 (10.26%) ITIL
8 3 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (7.69%) Data Security
8 3 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 3 (7.69%) Regulatory Compliance
8 3 (7.69%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) Python
2 3 (7.69%) C
2 3 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
3 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (28.21%) CCNP
3 8 (20.51%) CCNA
4 6 (15.38%) CCIE
5 4 (10.26%) Degree
6 3 (7.69%) CISSP
7 1 (2.56%) MCDST
7 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (43.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.82%) KVM
3 3 (7.69%) Firmware
4 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) TrustSec
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (76.92%) Cisco
2 17 (43.59%) VMware
3 13 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 12 (30.77%) F5
4 12 (30.77%) HP
5 9 (23.08%) Blue Coat
5 9 (23.08%) Symantec
6 7 (17.95%) Citrix
7 6 (15.38%) Brocade
7 6 (15.38%) Computacenter
7 6 (15.38%) Cyber-Ark
7 6 (15.38%) Fortinet
7 6 (15.38%) Juniper
8 5 (12.82%) 3Com
8 5 (12.82%) Avaya
8 5 (12.82%) BT
9 3 (7.69%) Mitel
9 3 (7.69%) Palo Alto
9 3 (7.69%) Riverbed
9 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds