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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 205 246 233
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -13
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 27 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.10% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.91% 0.54% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 16
Median salary £42,500 £27,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.40% -32.50%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
928 1111 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.75% 18.95% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 759 978 933
Median salary £37,500 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +24 15 £44,000 +87.23% 1
Wiltshire +25 6 £26,500 -3.63%
Somerset +9 4 £30,000 -2.43% 3
Gloucestershire - 2 £27,000 - 1
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 42 (95.45%) LAN
2 39 (88.64%) WAN
3 28 (63.64%) Firewall
4 22 (50.00%) Cisco
5 21 (47.73%) Active Directory
6 17 (38.64%) VLAN
7 16 (36.36%) TCP/IP
8 15 (34.09%) VPN
8 15 (34.09%) Internet
8 15 (34.09%) Intrusion Detection
9 14 (31.82%) Network Security
9 14 (31.82%) DNS
9 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
9 14 (31.82%) DHCP
10 13 (29.55%) Linux
10 13 (29.55%) NHS
10 13 (29.55%) Service Management
11 12 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (27.27%) ADSL
12 11 (25.00%) ITIL
12 11 (25.00%) CCNA
12 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
13 10 (22.73%) Identity Access Management
13 10 (22.73%) 3G
13 10 (22.73%) Security Management
13 10 (22.73%) Network Management
13 10 (22.73%) SSH
14 9 (20.45%) VMware
15 8 (18.18%) Wireless
15 8 (18.18%) Windows

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 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Office
2 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) IaaS
2 2 (4.55%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) PaaS
2 2 (4.55%) SaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (95.45%) LAN
2 39 (88.64%) WAN
3 28 (63.64%) Firewall
4 17 (38.64%) VLAN
5 16 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 15 (34.09%) Internet
6 15 (34.09%) Intrusion Detection
6 15 (34.09%) VPN
7 14 (31.82%) DHCP
7 14 (31.82%) DNS
7 14 (31.82%) Network Security
8 12 (27.27%) ADSL
9 10 (22.73%) 3G
9 10 (22.73%) SSH
10 8 (18.18%) Wireless
11 5 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (11.36%) MPLS
12 4 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (6.82%) Cisco ISE
14 2 (4.55%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (4.55%) Banking
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
1 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Network Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Network Security Manager
2 7 (15.91%) Security Manager
3 6 (13.64%) Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Network Manager
3 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Technical Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) IT Support
4 4 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Network Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Wireless Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Identity Management Specialist
5 3 (6.82%) IT Security Specialist
5 3 (6.82%) Security Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) NHS
2 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (13.64%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.55%) EPoS
4 2 (4.55%) SCADA
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Linux
2 8 (18.18%) Windows
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.55%) AIX
5 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Service Management
2 11 (25.00%) ITIL
3 10 (22.73%) Identity Access Management
3 10 (22.73%) Network Management
3 10 (22.73%) Security Management
4 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.64%) Data Protection
4 6 (13.64%) ITSM
4 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2
4 6 (13.64%) Programme Management
4 6 (13.64%) Service Design
5 3 (6.82%) Coaching
6 2 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.55%) Office Automation
7 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.27%) Network Design
7 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (25.00%) CCNA
3 6 (13.64%) CCNP
4 3 (6.82%) CCIE
4 3 (6.82%) MCSA
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.55%) Degree
6 1 (2.27%) CCENT
6 1 (2.27%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.27%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (47.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.27%) NFS
4 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) Cisco
2 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.45%) VMware
4 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.82%) Aruba
5 3 (6.82%) Dell
5 3 (6.82%) HP
5 3 (6.82%) Intel Security
5 3 (6.82%) Meraki
6 2 (4.55%) Brocade
6 2 (4.55%) EMC
6 2 (4.55%) IBM
6 2 (4.55%) Juniper
7 1 (2.27%) Adobe
7 1 (2.27%) Apple
7 1 (2.27%) BT
7 1 (2.27%) Citrix
7 1 (2.27%) Google
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.27%) WatchGuard
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