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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 172 179 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 24 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.63% 0.28% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.23% 2.01% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 0
Median salary £44,000 £32,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +11.42%
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
567 548 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.98% 14.06% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 499 422 461
Median salary £42,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bolton - 1 £27,500 -
WLAN
North West

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 27 (87.10%) LAN
2 23 (74.19%) WAN
3 22 (70.97%) Firewall
4 19 (61.29%) VPN
5 18 (58.06%) Intrusion Detection
5 18 (58.06%) Network Security
6 17 (54.84%) Service Management
7 16 (51.61%) VLAN
8 15 (48.39%) DNS
8 15 (48.39%) DHCP
9 13 (41.94%) ITIL
9 13 (41.94%) Cisco
9 13 (41.94%) Wireless
10 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
10 12 (38.71%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (38.71%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (38.71%) Cisco Wireless
11 11 (35.48%) Video Conferencing
12 10 (32.26%) NHS
13 9 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
14 8 (25.81%) IPsec
14 8 (25.81%) Security Management
14 8 (25.81%) Internet
14 8 (25.81%) Siemens
14 8 (25.81%) SSL
14 8 (25.81%) Barracuda Networks
14 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (25.81%) Cisco ISE
14 8 (25.81%) OpenScape

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 1 (3.23%) IBM Domino
1 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (87.10%) LAN
2 23 (74.19%) WAN
3 22 (70.97%) Firewall
4 19 (61.29%) VPN
5 18 (58.06%) Intrusion Detection
5 18 (58.06%) Network Security
6 16 (51.61%) VLAN
7 15 (48.39%) DHCP
7 15 (48.39%) DNS
8 13 (41.94%) Wireless
9 12 (38.71%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (38.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (38.71%) Cisco Wireless
10 8 (25.81%) Cisco ISE
10 8 (25.81%) Internet
10 8 (25.81%) IP Telephony
10 8 (25.81%) IPsec
10 8 (25.81%) OpenScape
10 8 (25.81%) SSL
11 7 (22.58%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
2 6 (19.35%) Legal
3 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Network Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Network Security Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Security Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) IT Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Network Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Network Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Network Support Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Video Conferencing
2 10 (32.26%) NHS
3 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
1 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Service Management
2 13 (41.94%) ITIL
3 9 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (25.81%) Identity Access Management
4 8 (25.81%) Security Management
5 7 (22.58%) Risk Management
6 6 (19.35%) Asset Management
6 6 (19.35%) Compliance Audit
6 6 (19.35%) Network Management
7 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
8 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.90%) Data Protection
8 4 (12.90%) ITSM
8 4 (12.90%) Programme Management
8 4 (12.90%) Service Design
9 3 (9.68%) ERP
10 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
11 1 (3.23%) High Availability
11 1 (3.23%) Project Management
11 1 (3.23%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) CCNA
1 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.90%) CCNP
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Cacti
2 1 (3.23%) Simpana
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Cisco
2 8 (25.81%) Barracuda Networks
2 8 (25.81%) IronPort
2 8 (25.81%) Siemens
3 7 (22.58%) Polycom
4 5 (16.13%) VMware
5 4 (12.90%) HP
5 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.90%) WatchGuard
6 2 (6.45%) Citrix
6 2 (6.45%) NetApp
7 1 (3.23%) CommVault
7 1 (3.23%) IBM
7 1 (3.23%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards
7 1 (3.23%) Lotus
7 1 (3.23%) Veeam