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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 131 147 130
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 2 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.17% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 0.61% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Median salary £67,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+58.82% +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
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
521 653 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.60% 28.47% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 418 367 458
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,300
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 27 May 2016, 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 10 (66.67%) Wireless
1 10 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 10 (66.67%) MPLS
1 10 (66.67%) CCNP
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (60.00%) VPN
3 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (46.67%) VLAN
5 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (40.00%) ION Trading
5 6 (40.00%) VoIP
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco
5 6 (40.00%) OSPF
5 6 (40.00%) BGP
6 5 (33.33%) LAN
6 5 (33.33%) Network Design
6 5 (33.33%) Firewall
6 5 (33.33%) Presales
6 5 (33.33%) Network Security
7 3 (20.00%) HP
8 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
8 2 (13.33%) CCIE
8 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
8 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
8 2 (13.33%) 3GPP
8 2 (13.33%) Linux
8 2 (13.33%) Juniper
8 2 (13.33%) SAN
8 2 (13.33%) Migration
8 2 (13.33%) Debian

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 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) MPLS
1 10 (66.67%) Wireless
2 9 (60.00%) VPN
3 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (46.67%) VLAN
5 6 (40.00%) BGP
5 6 (40.00%) OSPF
5 6 (40.00%) VoIP
6 5 (33.33%) Firewall
6 5 (33.33%) LAN
6 5 (33.33%) Network Security
7 2 (13.33%) 3GPP
7 2 (13.33%) Diameter Protocol
7 2 (13.33%) SAN
7 2 (13.33%) VPLS
8 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
8 1 (6.67%) OpenFlow
8 1 (6.67%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (6.67%) WAN
8 1 (6.67%) Wireless Security
General
1 10 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Network Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Wireless Engineer
3 7 (46.67%) Data Network Engineer
3 7 (46.67%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 6 (40.00%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) Security Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) WLAN Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) Designer
6 2 (13.33%) LAN Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) Network Designer
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Presales Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Debian
1 2 (13.33%) Fedora
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Network Design
1 5 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
1 1 (6.67%) Python
1 1 (6.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) CCNP
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCIE
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) CCDP
3 1 (6.67%) CCIP
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) HP ASE
3 1 (6.67%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
1 6 (40.00%) ION Trading
2 3 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Aruba
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) Brocade
4 1 (6.67%) F5
4 1 (6.67%) Huawei
4 1 (6.67%) ProCurve
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