The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 121 118 135
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 13 23 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.61% 0.93% 0.045%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.30% 3.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 1
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
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 Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
566 735 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.39% 29.88% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 406 421 488
Average salary £46,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 12 (70.59%) Firewall
2 12 (70.59%) Degree
3 11 (64.71%) HP
4 9 (52.94%) VPN
4 9 (52.94%) LAN
4 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
4 9 (52.94%) Network Security
4 9 (52.94%) Network Design
5 8 (47.06%) Marketing
5 8 (47.06%) IPsec
5 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
5 8 (47.06%) Juniper
6 5 (29.41%) Wireless
6 5 (29.41%) Avaya
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (23.53%) MPLS
7 4 (23.53%) BGP
7 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
8 3 (17.65%) RSVP
8 3 (17.65%) OSPF
8 3 (17.65%) VPLS
8 3 (17.65%) VLAN
8 3 (17.65%) WatchGuard
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (11.76%) VMware
9 2 (11.76%) WAN
9 2 (11.76%) CCNA

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 12 (70.59%) Firewall
2 9 (52.94%) LAN
2 9 (52.94%) VPN
2 9 (52.94%) Network Security
3 8 (47.06%) IPsec
4 5 (29.41%) Wireless
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (23.53%) MPLS
5 4 (23.53%) BGP
6 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
6 3 (17.65%) RSVP
6 3 (17.65%) OSPF
6 3 (17.65%) VLAN
6 3 (17.65%) VPLS
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (11.76%) WAN
8 1 (5.88%) RIP
8 1 (5.88%) SAN
8 1 (5.88%) 3G
8 1 (5.88%) LTE
General
1 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
2 8 (47.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Solution Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) EqualLogic
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Network Design
2 1 (5.88%) CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Project Management
2 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.76%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) CCNP
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 11 (64.71%) HP
3 8 (47.06%) Juniper
4 5 (29.41%) Avaya
5 3 (17.65%) WatchGuard
6 2 (11.76%) VMware
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.88%) Dell
7 1 (5.88%) EMC
7 1 (5.88%) Citrix
7 1 (5.88%) Aerohive Networks
Reading, Berkshire
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