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

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
England / North West
Rank 219 228 245
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +17
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 26 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.04% 1.10% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 11
Median salary £37,750 £36,500 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.42% +39.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,625 £62,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -6.97%

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
855 817 1120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.26% 14.45% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 642 674 912
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing WLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WLAN
Salary Trend in the North West

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

WLAN Salary Trend in the North West

WLAN
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

WLAN Salary Histogram in the North West

WLAN
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 February 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
Manchester -17 10 £39,000 -37.60% 2
Cheshire - 10 £37,500 - 1
Merseyside -5 4 £48,500 +32.87%
Lancashire - 1 £40,000 -
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 North West region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 65 (77.38%) WAN
2 62 (73.81%) Firewall
3 59 (70.24%) LAN
4 53 (63.10%) DNS
5 52 (61.90%) DHCP
6 49 (58.33%) VLAN
7 44 (52.38%) Active Directory
8 42 (50.00%) Service Management
9 38 (45.24%) Intrusion Detection
9 38 (45.24%) Network Security
10 35 (41.67%) NHS
11 33 (39.29%) Cisco
12 31 (36.90%) ITIL
13 29 (34.52%) VPN
14 27 (32.14%) Internet
15 26 (30.95%) Security Management
16 24 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
17 23 (27.38%) Windows
18 22 (26.19%) Video Conferencing
19 21 (25.00%) PRINCE2
19 21 (25.00%) VMware
20 20 (23.81%) VoIP
20 20 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
21 18 (21.43%) Data Protection
21 18 (21.43%) Network Management
21 18 (21.43%) Service Design
21 18 (21.43%) ITSM
21 18 (21.43%) Programme Management
21 18 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
22 17 (20.24%) Cisco Certification

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.57%) Office 365
3 2 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (77.38%) WAN
2 62 (73.81%) Firewall
3 59 (70.24%) LAN
4 53 (63.10%) DNS
5 52 (61.90%) DHCP
6 49 (58.33%) VLAN
7 38 (45.24%) Intrusion Detection
7 38 (45.24%) Network Security
8 29 (34.52%) VPN
9 27 (32.14%) Internet
10 20 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (23.81%) VoIP
11 16 (19.05%) Wireless
12 14 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (15.48%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (11.90%) Cisco Wireless
15 9 (10.71%) IPsec
15 9 (10.71%) TCP/IP
16 8 (9.52%) SSL
17 7 (8.33%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (7.14%) Automotive
1 6 (7.14%) Finance
1 6 (7.14%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.19%) Retail
2 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 16 (19.05%) Network Security Manager
2 16 (19.05%) Security Manager
3 13 (15.48%) Analyst
4 10 (11.90%) IT Support
4 10 (11.90%) Security Specialist
5 9 (10.71%) Technology Manager
6 8 (9.52%) Identity Management Specialist
6 8 (9.52%) IT Analyst
6 8 (9.52%) IT Security Specialist
6 8 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
6 8 (9.52%) Support Analyst
7 7 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
7 7 (8.33%) Network Manager
7 7 (8.33%) Technical Manager
8 6 (7.14%) Lead Network Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 5 (5.95%) Network Analyst
9 5 (5.95%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.14%) 802.1X
1 6 (7.14%) BREW
1 6 (7.14%) Flash
1 6 (7.14%) J2ME
1 6 (7.14%) Middleware
1 6 (7.14%) OpenAL
1 6 (7.14%) OpenCL
1 6 (7.14%) OpenGL
1 6 (7.14%) Qt
1 6 (7.14%) Series 60
1 6 (7.14%) SVG
1 6 (7.14%) UIQ
Miscellaneous
1 35 (41.67%) NHS
2 22 (26.19%) Video Conferencing
3 15 (17.86%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.14%) Device Driver
4 6 (7.14%) iPhone
4 6 (7.14%) MPEG
4 6 (7.14%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.19%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.38%) Windows
2 11 (13.10%) Windows Server
3 8 (9.52%) Linux
4 7 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.14%) Android
5 6 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (7.14%) Nucleus RTOS
5 6 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 6 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.19%) CentOS
6 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (50.00%) Service Management
2 31 (36.90%) ITIL
3 26 (30.95%) Security Management
4 24 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
5 21 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 18 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (21.43%) Data Protection
6 18 (21.43%) ITSM
6 18 (21.43%) Network Management
6 18 (21.43%) Programme Management
6 18 (21.43%) Service Design
7 8 (9.52%) Coaching
7 8 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 6 (7.14%) DRM
8 6 (7.14%) Mobile Commerce
8 6 (7.14%) Network Design
8 6 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.14%) Speech Recognition
9 4 (4.76%) Presales
9 4 (4.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.52%) C
2 6 (7.14%) C++
2 6 (7.14%) Java
3 3 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (20.24%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (15.48%) CCNP
3 9 (10.71%) CCNA
4 6 (7.14%) Degree
5 4 (4.76%) MCSE
5 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.57%) CCDP
6 3 (3.57%) CCIE
6 3 (3.57%) HP ASE
6 3 (3.57%) HP MASE
7 2 (2.38%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.19%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 15 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.57%) vSphere
4 2 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) Cacti
1 3 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (39.29%) Cisco
2 21 (25.00%) VMware
3 13 (15.48%) HP
4 9 (10.71%) Intel Security
4 9 (10.71%) Meraki
4 9 (10.71%) WatchGuard
5 7 (8.33%) Aruba
6 6 (7.14%) Intel
6 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 6 (7.14%) Symbian
6 6 (7.14%) Veeam
7 4 (4.76%) IronPort
7 4 (4.76%) Polycom
7 4 (4.76%) Siemens
8 3 (3.57%) AirMagnet
8 3 (3.57%) Avaya
8 3 (3.57%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (3.57%) BroadSoft
8 3 (3.57%) MikroTik
8 3 (3.57%) Ruckus Wireless
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