The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 171 182 184
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 4 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.27% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 1.71% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 7
Average salary £47,425 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+110.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +14.66%
WLAN
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
489 644 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.98% 16.01% 13.15%
Number of salaries quoted 425 534 436
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £50,000 £48,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WLAN
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Manchester

WLAN
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

WLAN Salary Histogram in Manchester

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (92.86%) LAN
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco
3 11 (78.57%) WAN
3 11 (78.57%) Wireless
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco Wireless
5 7 (50.00%) Firewall
5 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (50.00%) MPLS
5 7 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
5 7 (50.00%) SolarWinds
6 6 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (42.86%) ITIL
7 5 (35.71%) Windows
8 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 3 (21.43%) DHCP
8 3 (21.43%) IBM Notes
8 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
8 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (21.43%) Lotus
8 3 (21.43%) Intel Security
8 3 (21.43%) VPN
8 3 (21.43%) DNS
8 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
8 3 (21.43%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (21.43%) Veeam
8 3 (21.43%) VMware
8 3 (21.43%) VLAN
8 3 (21.43%) IronPort
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
9 2 (14.29%) Cisco Prime

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) IBM Notes
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) LAN
2 11 (78.57%) WAN
2 11 (78.57%) Wireless
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco Wireless
4 7 (50.00%) Firewall
4 7 (50.00%) MPLS
4 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (21.43%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) VLAN
5 3 (21.43%) VPN
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (14.29%) Legal
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Billing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Network Support
1 7 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) IT Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Presales Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Support Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) XMPP
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (7.14%) CAD
3 1 (7.14%) Communications Security
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCIE
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (21.43%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (21.43%) Intel Security
3 3 (21.43%) IronPort
3 3 (21.43%) Lotus
3 3 (21.43%) Veeam
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Apple
5 1 (7.14%) Aruba
5 1 (7.14%) Meraki
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