The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
North West / Manchester
Rank 184 175 179
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 15 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.41% 0.13% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.73% 0.81% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 8
Median salary £40,000 £32,350 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.64% +43.77%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%

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
550 496 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.99% 15.52% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 446 427 517
Median salary £40,000 £40,375 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.92% +15.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing WLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

WLAN Salary Histogram in Manchester

WLAN
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 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
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £33,000 -
Cheadle - 1 £32,500 -
Wigan - 1 £40,000 -
WLAN
North West

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 36 (83.72%) WAN
2 34 (79.07%) VLAN
3 33 (76.74%) LAN
4 32 (74.42%) Firewall
5 31 (72.09%) DHCP
5 31 (72.09%) DNS
6 27 (62.79%) Active Directory
7 25 (58.14%) ITIL
8 24 (55.81%) Service Management
8 24 (55.81%) Intrusion Detection
8 24 (55.81%) Network Security
9 20 (46.51%) VPN
9 20 (46.51%) Cisco
10 18 (41.86%) NHS
11 16 (37.21%) Video Conferencing
12 15 (34.88%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (34.88%) VMware
13 14 (32.56%) Security Management
13 14 (32.56%) Internet
13 14 (32.56%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (30.23%) Wireless
14 13 (30.23%) PRINCE2
14 13 (30.23%) Cisco Wireless
15 12 (27.91%) Identity Access Management
16 11 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
17 10 (23.26%) Programme Management
17 10 (23.26%) ITSM
17 10 (23.26%) Data Protection
17 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (83.72%) WAN
2 34 (79.07%) VLAN
3 33 (76.74%) LAN
4 32 (74.42%) Firewall
5 31 (72.09%) DHCP
5 31 (72.09%) DNS
6 24 (55.81%) Intrusion Detection
6 24 (55.81%) Network Security
7 20 (46.51%) VPN
8 15 (34.88%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (32.56%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (32.56%) Internet
10 13 (30.23%) Cisco Wireless
10 13 (30.23%) Wireless
11 8 (18.60%) BGP
12 7 (16.28%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (16.28%) NX-OS
12 7 (16.28%) OSPF
13 6 (13.95%) IPsec
13 6 (13.95%) OpenScape
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Network Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) IT Support
2 8 (18.60%) Network Security Manager
2 8 (18.60%) Security Manager
3 7 (16.28%) Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Support
4 6 (13.95%) IT Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) IT Support Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Security Specialist
4 6 (13.95%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Identity Management Specialist
5 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) IT Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) NHS
2 16 (37.21%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
1 9 (20.93%) Windows Server
2 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) ITIL
2 24 (55.81%) Service Management
3 14 (32.56%) Security Management
4 13 (30.23%) PRINCE2
5 12 (27.91%) Identity Access Management
6 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (23.26%) Data Protection
6 10 (23.26%) ITSM
6 10 (23.26%) Programme Management
6 10 (23.26%) Service Design
7 8 (18.60%) Network Management
8 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
9 4 (9.30%) Coaching
10 2 (4.65%) Information Security
10 2 (4.65%) Presales
11 1 (2.33%) Business Continuity
11 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (2.33%) ERP
11 1 (2.33%) Patch Management
11 1 (2.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (18.60%) CCNA
2 8 (18.60%) CCNP
3 3 (6.98%) CCIE
3 3 (6.98%) MCSE
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.33%) CCDP
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) HP ASE
4 1 (2.33%) HP MASE
System Software
1 27 (62.79%) Active Directory
2 13 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.98%) vSphere
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Cacti
2 3 (6.98%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.33%) Simpana
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Cisco
2 15 (34.88%) VMware
3 8 (18.60%) HP
3 8 (18.60%) Intel Security
3 8 (18.60%) WatchGuard
4 6 (13.95%) IronPort
4 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.95%) Polycom
4 6 (13.95%) Siemens
4 6 (13.95%) Veeam
5 5 (11.63%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (2.33%) AirMagnet
6 1 (2.33%) Aruba
6 1 (2.33%) Avaya
6 1 (2.33%) Citrix
6 1 (2.33%) CommVault
6 1 (2.33%) IBM
6 1 (2.33%) Lotus
6 1 (2.33%) NEC
6 1 (2.33%) NetApp
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