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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 692 774 768
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -6
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 237 210 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 1.12% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 220 176 184
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16560 18672 20557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.90% 16.96% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13770 15324 16429
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing WLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WLAN
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WLAN within the UK.

WLAN Salary Trend in the UK

WLAN
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 within the UK.

WLAN Salary Histogram in the UK

WLAN
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 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
England +50 214 £45,000 +5.88% 31
London +60 70 £57,500 +9.52% 10
South East +19 55 £48,000 +12.94% 6
Hampshire +13 28 £52,500 +16.66% 2
East of England +33 22 £38,000 -20.00% 5
City of London +72 20 £57,500 -11.53% 2
South West +3 19 £24,000 -40.00%
Fareham 0 15 £55,000 +46.66% 2
Yorkshire +36 14 £37,500 -42.30% 2
West Midlands -2 14 £45,000 +24.66% 1
North West +13 13 £41,000 +9.33% 5
Berkshire +3 12 £32,500 -49.01% 2
Hertfordshire +31 10 £45,000 -28.00%
Basingstoke -21 10 £46,500 -2.10%
Bristol +33 9 £23,000 -8.00%
Birmingham -5 9 £42,500 +13.33%
Wales - 9 £40,000 -
Newbury - 8 £32,500 - 1
Surrey +24 7 £18,750 -45.65% 2
East Midlands +9 7 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Manchester +4 7 £44,000 +17.33%
South Wales - 7 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire - 7 £35,000 - 1
Suffolk - 7 £35,000 - 2
West Yorkshire +27 6 £42,000 -35.38% 1
Wiltshire +1 6 £33,250 +41.48%
Wakefield -1 6 £42,000 -35.38%
Swindon -4 6 £33,250 +54.65%
Sheffield - 6 £35,000 - 1
Cardiff - 5 £50,000 -

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 with a requirement for WLAN.

1 321 (75.00%) LAN
2 273 (63.79%) Cisco
3 236 (55.14%) Wireless
4 235 (54.91%) WAN
5 232 (54.21%) Firewall
6 174 (40.65%) Cisco Certification
7 137 (32.01%) VPN
8 126 (29.44%) CCNP
9 119 (27.80%) Windows
10 105 (24.53%) VoIP
11 97 (22.66%) VMware
12 90 (21.03%) Active Directory
13 88 (20.56%) CCNA
13 88 (20.56%) Cisco ASA
14 86 (20.09%) Network Security
15 85 (19.86%) VLAN
16 84 (19.63%) Microsoft
17 79 (18.46%) ITIL
18 76 (17.76%) OSPF
19 75 (17.52%) HP
19 75 (17.52%) VMware Infrastructure
20 68 (15.89%) BGP
21 65 (15.19%) Data Centre
22 64 (14.95%) Windows Server
23 62 (14.49%) Finance
24 61 (14.25%) MPLS
25 60 (14.02%) SAN
25 60 (14.02%) SolarWinds
26 57 (13.32%) Presales
27 54 (12.62%) Cisco Wireless

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills 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 50 (11.68%) MS Exchange
2 36 (8.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 26 (6.07%) Exchange Server 2007
3 26 (6.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (3.04%) Skype for Business
5 9 (2.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (1.87%) OpenStack
7 7 (1.64%) IIS
8 4 (0.93%) CMS
8 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.23%) Apache
9 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (7.48%) MS Office
2 26 (6.07%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.10%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (4.44%) Office 365
3 15 (3.50%) IaaS
4 11 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.17%) PaaS
6 4 (0.93%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.70%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 321 (75.00%) LAN
2 236 (55.14%) Wireless
3 235 (54.91%) WAN
4 232 (54.21%) Firewall
5 137 (32.01%) VPN
6 105 (24.53%) VoIP
7 88 (20.56%) Cisco ASA
8 86 (20.09%) Network Security
9 85 (19.86%) VLAN
10 76 (17.76%) OSPF
11 68 (15.89%) BGP
12 61 (14.25%) MPLS
13 60 (14.02%) SAN
14 54 (12.62%) Cisco Wireless
15 53 (12.38%) DHCP
15 53 (12.38%) TCP/IP
16 51 (11.92%) Cisco Nexus
17 48 (11.21%) DNS
18 43 (10.05%) EIGRP
18 43 (10.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.23%) Big Data
3 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (1.87%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.23%) JIRA
3 1 (0.23%) Selenium
General
1 62 (14.49%) Finance
2 47 (10.98%) Telecoms
3 36 (8.41%) Legal
4 20 (4.67%) Law
5 12 (2.80%) Marketing
6 9 (2.10%) Banking
7 6 (1.40%) Advertising
7 6 (1.40%) Retail
8 5 (1.17%) Back Office
8 5 (1.17%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.70%) Electronics
11 2 (0.47%) Automotive
11 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.47%) Military
11 2 (0.47%) Publishing
12 1 (0.23%) Billing
12 1 (0.23%) German Language
12 1 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 149 (34.81%) Network Engineer
2 70 (16.36%) Cisco Engineer
3 66 (15.42%) Analyst
4 65 (15.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 47 (10.98%) Senior Network Engineer
6 37 (8.64%) Consultant
7 30 (7.01%) Support Engineer
8 29 (6.78%) Network Analyst
9 28 (6.54%) Wireless Engineer
10 27 (6.31%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 26 (6.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 24 (5.61%) IT Engineer
13 23 (5.37%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 23 (5.37%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
14 21 (4.91%) Presales Consultant
15 20 (4.67%) Server Analyst
15 20 (4.67%) Wireless Network Engineer
16 17 (3.97%) IT Manager
16 17 (3.97%) Network Consultant
17 16 (3.74%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (7.24%) 802.1X
2 6 (1.40%) Middleware
3 4 (0.93%) XMPP
4 2 (0.47%) .NET
4 2 (0.47%) CSS
4 2 (0.47%) Web Services
5 1 (0.23%) HTML
5 1 (0.23%) HTML5
5 1 (0.23%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 65 (15.19%) Data Centre
2 44 (10.28%) Video Conferencing
3 17 (3.97%) Statistics
4 16 (3.74%) Management Information System
5 13 (3.04%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.34%) Clustering
7 9 (2.10%) Blackberry
8 8 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (1.87%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.87%) Replication
8 8 (1.87%) RSA SecurID
9 7 (1.64%) Driving Licence
9 7 (1.64%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.40%) CCTV
10 6 (1.40%) HP StoreVirtual
10 6 (1.40%) Private Cloud
11 5 (1.17%) AS400
11 5 (1.17%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.17%) FMCG
11 5 (1.17%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 119 (27.80%) Windows
2 64 (14.95%) Windows Server
3 46 (10.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (9.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (8.18%) Linux
6 34 (7.94%) Windows 7
7 22 (5.14%) Windows 8
8 19 (4.44%) Unix
9 16 (3.74%) Windows 10
10 15 (3.50%) Android
11 11 (2.57%) Windows Mobile
12 9 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (1.17%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.70%) AIX
14 3 (0.70%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.47%) CatOS
15 2 (0.47%) MVS
15 2 (0.47%) Solaris
15 2 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (18.46%) ITIL
2 57 (13.32%) Presales
3 43 (10.05%) Network Design
4 35 (8.18%) Network Monitoring
5 33 (7.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 31 (7.24%) Network Management
6 31 (7.24%) WAN Optimisation
7 26 (6.07%) Change Management
7 26 (6.07%) Project Management
8 25 (5.84%) Service Delivery
8 25 (5.84%) Service Management
9 23 (5.37%) Migration
10 21 (4.91%) Infrastructure Management
11 20 (4.67%) High Availability
11 20 (4.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 20 (4.67%) PRINCE2
11 20 (4.67%) Server Virtualisation
12 17 (3.97%) Trend Analysis
13 15 (3.50%) Configuration Management
13 15 (3.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (1.87%) SQL
2 5 (1.17%) C
3 4 (0.93%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.23%) Java
4 1 (0.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 174 (40.65%) Cisco Certification
2 126 (29.44%) CCNP
3 88 (20.56%) CCNA
4 39 (9.11%) CCIE
4 39 (9.11%) Degree
5 22 (5.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (4.21%) MCSE
7 16 (3.74%) CCDP
8 15 (3.50%) MCSA
9 14 (3.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 13 (3.04%) MCP
11 11 (2.57%) CCDA
12 10 (2.34%) CCVP
13 8 (1.87%) HP MASE
14 7 (1.64%) DBS Check
15 6 (1.40%) CCDE
15 6 (1.40%) CCENT
15 6 (1.40%) HP ASE
16 5 (1.17%) CISSP
17 4 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.50%) SLA
2 13 (3.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.34%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.17%) QA
5 4 (0.93%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 90 (21.03%) Active Directory
2 75 (17.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (6.54%) Hyper-V
4 22 (5.14%) vSphere
5 21 (4.91%) VMware Server
6 20 (4.67%) DFS Replication
6 20 (4.67%) XenApp
7 15 (3.50%) Xen
8 11 (2.57%) Virtual Servers
9 10 (2.34%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (2.10%) Terminal Services
10 9 (2.10%) Virtual Desktop
11 7 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (1.64%) XenDesktop
12 5 (1.17%) VMFS
13 4 (0.93%) XenServer
14 3 (0.70%) FreeRADIUS
14 3 (0.70%) KVM
15 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.47%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 21 (4.91%) Cisco CUCM
2 16 (3.74%) Cisco Prime
3 11 (2.57%) SCCM
4 8 (1.87%) Ansible
4 8 (1.87%) Cisco UCCX
4 8 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.87%) Puppet
5 6 (1.40%) Cacti
5 6 (1.40%) FortiGate
6 5 (1.17%) Backup Exec
6 5 (1.17%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.17%) SnapMirror
6 5 (1.17%) SnapVault
6 5 (1.17%) vMotion
7 4 (0.93%) TrustSec
7 4 (0.93%) vRealize
8 3 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.70%) WSUS
9 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.23%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 273 (63.79%) Cisco
2 97 (22.66%) VMware
3 84 (19.63%) Microsoft
4 75 (17.52%) HP
5 60 (14.02%) SolarWinds
6 49 (11.45%) Citrix
6 49 (11.45%) Juniper
7 47 (10.98%) CheckPoint
8 43 (10.05%) Aruba
9 39 (9.11%) Riverbed
10 37 (8.64%) Mitel
10 37 (8.64%) NetApp
11 31 (7.24%) Avaya
12 29 (6.78%) Palo Alto
13 25 (5.84%) F5
13 25 (5.84%) Meraki
14 22 (5.14%) Fortinet
14 22 (5.14%) Nortel
15 19 (4.44%) Brocade
15 19 (4.44%) Tandberg
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
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Warwickshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
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Salary: Up to £54,000 per annum
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + + 20 % Bonus
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Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum 22 days Holidays + Company car or Ca
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Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum plus benefits
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City of London
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Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
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Fareham
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus
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Newbury
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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ASDA
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Posted: 5 days ago
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North West England
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Bedfordshire
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