The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 103 123 135
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +12
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 4 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.29% 1.31% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 4.57% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 4
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £43,124 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -8.57%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
423 635 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.39% 28.79% 32.87%
Number of salaries quoted 271 472 419
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

WLAN
Salary Trend in Reading

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Reading

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 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 Reading region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) Wireless
1 7 (87.50%) Presales
2 5 (62.50%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (62.50%) OpenStack
2 5 (62.50%) Software-Defined Networking
2 5 (62.50%) 802.1X
2 5 (62.50%) Tcl
2 5 (62.50%) 802.11
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
2 5 (62.50%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) IPv6
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
2 5 (62.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Network Management
4 1 (12.50%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (12.50%) IPsec
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Aruba
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) Service Design
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (12.50%) Multicast
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (62.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) Wireless
2 5 (62.50%) 802.11
2 5 (62.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (62.50%) IPv6
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
2 5 (62.50%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) IPsec
4 1 (12.50%) Multicast
4 1 (12.50%) OSPF
4 1 (12.50%) SNMP
4 1 (12.50%) SSH
4 1 (12.50%) Telnet
4 1 (12.50%) VRRP
4 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Network Systems Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Presales Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Presales Network Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Presales
2 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Service Design
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Python
1 5 (62.50%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCIE
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) HP MASE
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) FreeRADIUS
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Aruba
2 1 (12.50%) Brocade
2 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
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