The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for WLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 691 751 759
Rank change year-on-year +60 +8  
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 153 167 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.18% 0.98% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 136 143 149
Median salary £40,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.94% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,750 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £66,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,900 £43,000
% change year-on-year -4.53% -2.55%  

WLAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 12915 17124 18587
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.10% 17.49% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10570 14299 14934
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing WLAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in England

WLAN
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for WLAN in England

WLAN
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WLAN in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WLAN in England

WLAN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the England region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
South East +57 47 £40,625 -14.47% 2
London +28 33 £40,000 -27.27% 2
West Midlands +46 20 £40,000 +23.07% 4
North West -1 18 £37,500 -5.54% 3
East Midlands +14 14 £44,000 +25.71% 1
South West +29 10 £25,000 -23.07%
East of England +8 7 £60,000 +50.00% 3
Yorkshire +33 2 £34,750 -33.80% 2
North East - 1 £30,000 - 1
WLAN
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 England region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 343 (80.33%) LAN
2 273 (63.93%) Cisco
3 270 (63.23%) WAN
4 201 (47.07%) Firewall
5 183 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
6 155 (36.30%) Windows
7 149 (34.89%) CCNP
8 147 (34.43%) Wireless
9 129 (30.21%) VPN
10 124 (29.04%) DHCP
11 123 (28.81%) ITIL
12 121 (28.34%) DNS
13 117 (27.40%) CCNA
13 117 (27.40%) Active Directory
14 109 (25.53%) VMware
15 106 (24.82%) Microsoft
16 104 (24.36%) VoIP
17 91 (21.31%) VLAN
18 81 (18.97%) TCP/IP
19 79 (18.50%) HP
20 77 (18.03%) SAN
21 72 (16.86%) Juniper
22 71 (16.63%) Network Security
23 70 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
24 63 (14.75%) CheckPoint
25 62 (14.52%) Wi-Fi
26 61 (14.29%) Data Centre
26 61 (14.29%) Presales
27 57 (13.35%) IPsec
28 56 (13.11%) Finance

WLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 31 (7.26%) MS Exchange
2 21 (4.92%) IIS
3 14 (3.28%) Skype for Business
4 11 (2.58%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.87%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.17%) OpenStack
7 4 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.47%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.23%) Apache
10 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.23%) Moodle
Applications
1 47 (11.01%) MS Excel
2 32 (7.49%) MS Office
3 14 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.87%) Mozilla Thunderbird
5 6 (1.41%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.09%) Office 365
2 16 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 4 (0.94%) IaaS
6 3 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.70%) G Suite
7 2 (0.47%) PaaS
8 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 343 (80.33%) LAN
2 270 (63.23%) WAN
3 201 (47.07%) Firewall
4 147 (34.43%) Wireless
5 129 (30.21%) VPN
6 124 (29.04%) DHCP
7 121 (28.34%) DNS
8 104 (24.36%) VoIP
9 91 (21.31%) VLAN
10 81 (18.97%) TCP/IP
11 77 (18.03%) SAN
12 71 (16.63%) Network Security
13 62 (14.52%) Wi-Fi
14 57 (13.35%) IPsec
15 52 (12.18%) Cisco ASA
16 51 (11.94%) OSPF
17 45 (10.54%) MPLS
18 43 (10.07%) BGP
19 41 (9.60%) SSL
20 39 (9.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.41%) FileMaker
3 1 (0.23%) MySQL
3 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.47%) Gerrit
3 2 (0.47%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.47%) Subversion
3 2 (0.47%) Trac
General
1 56 (13.11%) Finance
2 47 (11.01%) Telecoms
3 20 (4.68%) Retail
4 15 (3.51%) Publishing
5 12 (2.81%) Multimedia
6 11 (2.58%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.34%) Legal
8 6 (1.41%) Automotive
8 6 (1.41%) Military
9 5 (1.17%) Back Office
9 5 (1.17%) Electronics
10 4 (0.94%) Marketing
11 2 (0.47%) Banking
11 2 (0.47%) Law
11 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 151 (35.36%) Network Engineer
2 50 (11.71%) Cisco Engineer
3 45 (10.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 44 (10.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 36 (8.43%) Analyst
6 34 (7.96%) IT Support
7 31 (7.26%) Senior Network Engineer
8 30 (7.03%) IT Engineer
9 27 (6.32%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 27 (6.32%) Support Engineer
10 24 (5.62%) IT Support Engineer
11 22 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support
12 20 (4.68%) Desktop Support
13 19 (4.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 19 (4.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 18 (4.22%) Desktop Engineer
15 17 (3.98%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
15 17 (3.98%) Team Leader
16 16 (3.75%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
16 16 (3.75%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.32%) 802.1X
2 15 (3.51%) Flash
3 11 (2.58%) .NET
4 7 (1.64%) Web Services
5 6 (1.41%) BREW
5 6 (1.41%) J2ME
5 6 (1.41%) Middleware
5 6 (1.41%) OpenAL
5 6 (1.41%) OpenCL
5 6 (1.41%) OpenGL
5 6 (1.41%) Qt
5 6 (1.41%) Series 60
5 6 (1.41%) SVG
5 6 (1.41%) UIQ
6 2 (0.47%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 61 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 38 (8.90%) Video Conferencing
3 24 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (5.15%) NHS
5 20 (4.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 14 (3.28%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.34%) Driving Licence
7 10 (2.34%) Handset
8 8 (1.87%) CLARiiON
9 7 (1.64%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.64%) Mobile Computing
10 6 (1.41%) Device Driver
10 6 (1.41%) EMC VNX
10 6 (1.41%) iPhone
10 6 (1.41%) MPEG
10 6 (1.41%) Smartphone
11 5 (1.17%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.17%) PKI
11 5 (1.17%) User Experience
12 4 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 155 (36.30%) Windows
2 54 (12.65%) Windows Server
3 29 (6.79%) Linux
4 25 (5.85%) Windows 7
5 23 (5.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (4.68%) Android
8 16 (3.75%) Mac OS X
8 16 (3.75%) Windows 8
9 11 (2.58%) Unix
9 11 (2.58%) Windows Mobile
9 11 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (2.11%) Windows Phone
11 7 (1.64%) Apple iOS
11 7 (1.64%) Windows XP
12 6 (1.41%) Embedded Linux
12 6 (1.41%) Nucleus RTOS
13 5 (1.17%) CentOS
14 3 (0.70%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (28.81%) ITIL
2 61 (14.29%) Presales
3 43 (10.07%) PRINCE2
4 42 (9.84%) Network Management
5 41 (9.60%) Service Management
6 34 (7.96%) Project Management
7 31 (7.26%) Network Design
8 28 (6.56%) Mentoring
9 26 (6.09%) Service Design
10 25 (5.85%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (5.62%) Network Monitoring
12 22 (5.15%) Kalman Filter
13 21 (4.92%) Change Management
13 21 (4.92%) Data Protection
14 20 (4.68%) ITIL V3
14 20 (4.68%) Security Management
15 19 (4.45%) GAP Analysis
15 19 (4.45%) Threat Management
16 18 (4.22%) Disaster Recovery
17 17 (3.98%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.22%) PowerShell
2 14 (3.28%) C++
2 14 (3.28%) SQL
3 12 (2.81%) C
4 10 (2.34%) Python
5 7 (1.64%) Tcl
6 6 (1.41%) Java
7 4 (0.94%) Perl
8 3 (0.70%) C#
9 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.23%) Jython
9 1 (0.23%) Lisp
9 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 183 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 149 (34.89%) CCNP
3 117 (27.40%) CCNA
4 30 (7.03%) Degree
5 26 (6.09%) SC Cleared
5 26 (6.09%) Security Cleared
6 23 (5.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (5.15%) CCIE
8 11 (2.58%) CCDP
8 11 (2.58%) MCP
8 11 (2.58%) MCSA
9 10 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (2.11%) CCVP
10 9 (2.11%) MCSE
11 8 (1.87%) CWNA
11 8 (1.87%) HP ASE
11 8 (1.87%) HP MASE
12 7 (1.64%) CISSP
12 7 (1.64%) JNCIP
13 5 (1.17%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.22%) PCI DSS
2 14 (3.28%) SLA
3 11 (2.58%) QA
4 3 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 117 (27.40%) Active Directory
2 70 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (8.20%) Hyper-V
4 14 (3.28%) Virtual Servers
5 12 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (2.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 9 (2.11%) Firmware
7 9 (2.11%) vSphere
8 8 (1.87%) Terminal Server
9 4 (0.94%) FreeRADIUS
9 4 (0.94%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.70%) NFS
11 2 (0.47%) iptables
11 2 (0.47%) NDS
11 2 (0.47%) XenApp
12 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (5.39%) Cisco Prime
2 19 (4.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 13 (3.04%) SCCM
4 12 (2.81%) McAfee ePO
5 8 (1.87%) Nagios
6 7 (1.64%) SolarWinds Orion
7 6 (1.41%) FortiGate
8 4 (0.94%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.70%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.70%) Puppet
9 3 (0.70%) SCOM
9 3 (0.70%) TrustSec
10 2 (0.47%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.47%) Cacti
10 2 (0.47%) Icinga
11 1 (0.23%) Cisco LMS
11 1 (0.23%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.23%) QRadar
11 1 (0.23%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 273 (63.93%) Cisco
2 109 (25.53%) VMware
3 106 (24.82%) Microsoft
4 79 (18.50%) HP
5 72 (16.86%) Juniper
6 63 (14.75%) CheckPoint
7 39 (9.13%) Palo Alto
7 39 (9.13%) SolarWinds
8 36 (8.43%) F5
9 29 (6.79%) Fortinet
10 28 (6.56%) Meraki
11 27 (6.32%) Aruba
12 26 (6.09%) Brocade
13 23 (5.39%) Intel Security
13 23 (5.39%) Riverbed
14 22 (5.15%) Avaya
14 22 (5.15%) Mitel
15 20 (4.68%) Siemens
16 19 (4.45%) Dell
17 16 (3.75%) Nortel
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