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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 96 131 143
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +12
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 6 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.49% 0.64% 0.086%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 2.31% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Median salary £53,750 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.41% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £60,000 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -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
336 563 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.16% 27.91% 29.97%
Number of salaries quoted 213 450 390
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 28 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 Reading region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) Wireless
2 7 (77.78%) Presales
3 6 (66.67%) Manufacturing
4 5 (55.56%) 802.11
4 5 (55.56%) MPLS
4 5 (55.56%) Python
4 5 (55.56%) IPv6
4 5 (55.56%) Tcl
4 5 (55.56%) OpenStack
4 5 (55.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (55.56%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) Software-Defined Networking
4 5 (55.56%) 802.1X
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) Network Management
7 1 (11.11%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
7 1 (11.11%) Change Control
7 1 (11.11%) Analytics
7 1 (11.11%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
7 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (11.11%) Multicast
7 1 (11.11%) Compliance Management
7 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements

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 (55.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) Wireless
3 5 (55.56%) 802.11
3 5 (55.56%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (55.56%) IPv6
3 5 (55.56%) MPLS
3 5 (55.56%) Software-Defined Networking
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 1 (11.11%) IPsec
6 1 (11.11%) Multicast
6 1 (11.11%) OSPF
6 1 (11.11%) RFID
6 1 (11.11%) SNMP
6 1 (11.11%) SSH
6 1 (11.11%) Telnet
6 1 (11.11%) VRRP
6 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
General
1 6 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Network Systems Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Presales Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Presales Network Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Presales
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Compliance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Python
1 5 (55.56%) Tcl
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCIE
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) HP MASE
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) FreeRADIUS
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Aruba
2 1 (11.11%) Brocade
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
Reading, Berkshire
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