The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 54 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 1 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.27% 0.27% 3.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% 0.93% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Average salary - - £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
WLAN
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
121 108 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 32.97% 28.65% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 88 80 68
Average salary £40,000 £49,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% +11.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £67,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

WLAN
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Newbury

WLAN
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) Aruba
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Aruba