The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 230 226 220
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 17 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.39% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.59% 2.02% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 21
Median salary £29,500 £27,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.25% -22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,986 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +4.00%
WLAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1067 1140 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.23% 19.34% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 878 992 885
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South 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 South West

WLAN
Salary Trend in the South West

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

WLAN Salary Trend in the South West

WLAN
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

WLAN Salary Histogram in the South West

WLAN
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bristol +21 9 £23,000 -38.66%
Gloucestershire - 3 £30,000 -
Wiltshire -2 2 £42,500 +70.00%
Somerset -8 2 £30,000 -29.41%
Dorset +8 1 £29,500 -26.25% 1
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 South West region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 24 (80.00%) LAN
2 22 (73.33%) Cisco
3 19 (63.33%) WAN
4 17 (56.67%) TCP/IP
5 15 (50.00%) Firewall
6 14 (46.67%) VPN
7 13 (43.33%) Linux
7 13 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (43.33%) 3G
8 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 11 (36.67%) CCNA
9 11 (36.67%) Data Centre
10 10 (33.33%) SSH
10 10 (33.33%) ADSL
11 7 (23.33%) CCNP
11 7 (23.33%) Wireless
11 7 (23.33%) Finance
12 6 (20.00%) VMware
12 6 (20.00%) DHCP
12 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
12 6 (20.00%) VoIP
12 6 (20.00%) DNS
12 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
13 5 (16.67%) Project Management
13 5 (16.67%) CheckPoint
14 4 (13.33%) MPLS
14 4 (13.33%) Windows
14 4 (13.33%) CCIE
14 4 (13.33%) Cisco PIX

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (80.00%) LAN
2 19 (63.33%) WAN
3 17 (56.67%) TCP/IP
4 15 (50.00%) Firewall
5 14 (46.67%) VPN
6 13 (43.33%) 3G
7 10 (33.33%) ADSL
7 10 (33.33%) SSH
8 7 (23.33%) Wireless
9 6 (20.00%) DHCP
9 6 (20.00%) DNS
9 6 (20.00%) VoIP
10 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (13.33%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (13.33%) MPLS
10 4 (13.33%) VLAN
11 3 (10.00%) IPsec
11 3 (10.00%) ISDN
11 3 (10.00%) OSPF
11 3 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Network Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Wireless Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Head of Technical Services
5 1 (3.33%) IT Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) IT Support
5 1 (3.33%) Network Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) EPoS
2 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.33%) NHS
4 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Windows
3 3 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
3 3 (10.00%) Information Security
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) Network Management
4 2 (6.67%) Presales
5 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.33%) Coaching
5 1 (3.33%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.33%) Network Design
5 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.33%) Security Management
5 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management
5 1 (3.33%) Ticket Management
5 1 (3.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (36.67%) CCNA
3 7 (23.33%) CCNP
4 4 (13.33%) CCIE
5 1 (3.33%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) TrustSec
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Cisco
2 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) VMware
4 5 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 3 (10.00%) Avaya
5 3 (10.00%) IBM
5 3 (10.00%) Juniper
5 3 (10.00%) Nortel
6 2 (6.67%) Aruba
6 2 (6.67%) Dell
6 2 (6.67%) HP
6 2 (6.67%) Meraki
7 1 (3.33%) Adobe
7 1 (3.33%) Apple
7 1 (3.33%) Citrix
7 1 (3.33%) EMC
7 1 (3.33%) Google
7 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
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