The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 38 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 0.63% 4.79% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 26.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £26,750 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
WLAN
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 30 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 10.63% 17.96% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 24
Average salary £27,500 £30,750 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.56% +33.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,875 £28,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

WLAN
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Stockport

WLAN
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) SharePoint
2 8 (88.89%) McAfee
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (88.89%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) McAfee
2 8 (88.89%) VMware