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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 590 806 698
Rank change year-on-year
+216 -108
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 339 157 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.15% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.09% 0.87% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 310 126 245
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £60,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £38,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.54% +10.71%

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
16184 17957 20944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.91% 16.59% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13281 14920 16516
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +212 316 £47,500 +5.55% 31
London +116 116 £58,000 +5.45% 11
South East +41 54 £50,000 +14.28% 9
North West +49 45 £44,000 +37.50%
East of England +50 32 £43,750 +18.24% 2
South West -1 27 £30,000 +10.09% 1
Hampshire +13 25 £52,500 +16.66%
Manchester +5 24 £44,000 +37.50%
West Midlands +5 23 £45,000 +24.66% 5
City of London +66 22 £60,000 +16.50% 4
Merseyside - 18 £44,000 -
Bristol +18 17 £44,000 -12.00% 1
Hertfordshire +23 14 £47,500 +72.72% 1
Fareham +13 12 £55,000 +41.02%
Basingstoke -9 12 £48,500 +2.10%
Birmingham -17 12 £45,000 +42.85% 1
Yorkshire +31 11 £37,500 -23.07% 1
Liverpool - 11 £51,000 -
Berkshire +4 10 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Suffolk - 10 £32,500 -
Kent - 9 £48,000 -
Bury St Edmunds - 9 £32,500 -
Wales - 8 £45,000 - 2
St Helens - 7 £37,500 -
East Midlands +25 6 £31,000 - 2
West Yorkshire +24 6 £42,000 -1.17% 1
Sheffield +18 5 £35,000 -36.36%
South Yorkshire +15 5 £35,000 -36.36%
Staffordshire +6 5 £65,000 +30.00%
South Wales - 5 £50,000 - 2

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 441 (80.92%) LAN
2 345 (63.30%) Cisco
3 338 (62.02%) WAN
4 326 (59.82%) Firewall
5 283 (51.93%) Wireless
6 213 (39.08%) Cisco Certification
7 169 (31.01%) VPN
8 158 (28.99%) Windows
9 148 (27.16%) VMware
10 147 (26.97%) CCNP
11 136 (24.95%) Active Directory
11 136 (24.95%) Network Security
12 129 (23.67%) CCNA
13 116 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
13 116 (21.28%) VLAN
14 115 (21.10%) ITIL
15 114 (20.92%) HP
16 113 (20.73%) Microsoft
17 112 (20.55%) DHCP
18 111 (20.37%) Cisco ASA
19 107 (19.63%) DNS
20 103 (18.90%) VoIP
21 93 (17.06%) Data Centre
22 85 (15.60%) SAN
23 84 (15.41%) OSPF
24 82 (15.05%) Presales
25 78 (14.31%) BGP
26 77 (14.13%) Internet
26 77 (14.13%) Cisco Nexus
27 76 (13.94%) CheckPoint

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 47 (8.62%) MS Exchange
2 29 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 22 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (2.94%) IIS
5 16 (2.94%) OpenStack
6 11 (2.02%) Skype for Business
7 7 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (1.10%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.73%) CMS
9 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.37%) Apache
10 2 (0.37%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.18%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 39 (7.16%) MS Office
2 38 (6.97%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.10%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 8 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 37 (6.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (4.22%) IaaS
4 20 (3.67%) Office 365
5 7 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (1.28%) PaaS
6 5 (0.92%) SaaS
7 4 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.73%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.55%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 441 (80.92%) LAN
2 338 (62.02%) WAN
3 326 (59.82%) Firewall
4 283 (51.93%) Wireless
5 169 (31.01%) VPN
6 136 (24.95%) Network Security
7 116 (21.28%) VLAN
8 112 (20.55%) DHCP
9 111 (20.37%) Cisco ASA
10 107 (19.63%) DNS
11 103 (18.90%) VoIP
12 85 (15.60%) SAN
13 84 (15.41%) OSPF
14 78 (14.31%) BGP
15 77 (14.13%) Cisco Nexus
15 77 (14.13%) Internet
16 71 (13.03%) MPLS
17 65 (11.93%) TCP/IP
18 61 (11.19%) Cisco Wireless
19 58 (10.64%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (0.55%) MySQL
3 3 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (2.57%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (0.55%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.55%) Subversion
2 3 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 65 (11.93%) Finance
2 53 (9.72%) Telecoms
3 39 (7.16%) Legal
4 21 (3.85%) Law
5 17 (3.12%) Banking
6 14 (2.57%) Marketing
7 9 (1.65%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.28%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.10%) Back Office
9 6 (1.10%) Electronics
9 6 (1.10%) Publishing
9 6 (1.10%) Retail
10 3 (0.55%) Automotive
10 3 (0.55%) Military
11 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.18%) Advertising
12 1 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 188 (34.50%) Network Engineer
2 71 (13.03%) Analyst
3 69 (12.66%) Cisco Engineer
4 62 (11.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 57 (10.46%) Senior Network Engineer
6 42 (7.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 37 (6.79%) Consultant
8 35 (6.42%) Network Analyst
9 30 (5.50%) IT Engineer
9 30 (5.50%) Support Engineer
9 30 (5.50%) Wireless Engineer
10 26 (4.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 24 (4.40%) Network Manager
12 23 (4.22%) Architect
12 23 (4.22%) Security Manager
13 22 (4.04%) WLAN Engineer
14 21 (3.85%) Senior Cisco Engineer
14 21 (3.85%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
14 21 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
15 20 (3.67%) Network Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (6.79%) 802.1X
2 9 (1.65%) Web Services
3 7 (1.28%) .NET
4 5 (0.92%) Middleware
5 3 (0.55%) LAMP
6 2 (0.37%) CSS
6 2 (0.37%) Flash
6 2 (0.37%) XMPP
7 1 (0.18%) HTML
7 1 (0.18%) HTML5
7 1 (0.18%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 93 (17.06%) Data Centre
2 43 (7.89%) Video Conferencing
3 30 (5.50%) NHS
4 21 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 20 (3.67%) Clustering
6 15 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (2.39%) Computer Science
8 12 (2.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 12 (2.20%) Public Cloud
8 12 (2.20%) Statistics
9 11 (2.02%) Replication
9 11 (2.02%) RSA SecurID
10 10 (1.83%) Mobile App
10 10 (1.83%) User Experience
11 9 (1.65%) Driving Licence
12 7 (1.28%) Blackberry
12 7 (1.28%) Handset
13 6 (1.10%) AS400
13 6 (1.10%) FMCG
14 5 (0.92%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 158 (28.99%) Windows
2 75 (13.76%) Windows Server
3 53 (9.72%) Linux
4 47 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (7.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (6.61%) Windows 7
7 35 (6.42%) Unix
8 21 (3.85%) Windows 8
9 14 (2.57%) Android
10 13 (2.39%) Windows 10
11 11 (2.02%) Solaris
11 11 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (1.65%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.73%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.55%) AIX
14 3 (0.55%) CentOS
14 3 (0.55%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.37%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.18%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (21.10%) ITIL
2 82 (15.05%) Presales
3 71 (13.03%) Network Management
4 70 (12.84%) Network Design
5 54 (9.91%) Service Management
6 43 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
7 37 (6.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 36 (6.61%) WAN Optimisation
9 34 (6.24%) Mentoring
9 34 (6.24%) Security Management
10 33 (6.06%) Service Delivery
11 29 (5.32%) Change Management
12 26 (4.77%) PRINCE2
13 25 (4.59%) Identity Access Management
14 24 (4.40%) Data Protection
14 24 (4.40%) Migration
14 24 (4.40%) Project Management
15 22 (4.04%) Server Virtualisation
16 21 (3.85%) Infrastructure Transformation
17 20 (3.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (2.57%) SQL
2 8 (1.47%) C
3 7 (1.28%) PowerShell
4 5 (0.92%) Python
5 4 (0.73%) Bash Shell
6 3 (0.55%) Perl
7 2 (0.37%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 213 (39.08%) Cisco Certification
2 147 (26.97%) CCNP
3 129 (23.67%) CCNA
4 46 (8.44%) CCIE
4 46 (8.44%) Degree
5 37 (6.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 33 (6.06%) MCSE
7 26 (4.77%) MCSA
8 19 (3.49%) CCDP
9 15 (2.75%) CCVP
10 11 (2.02%) CCDE
11 10 (1.83%) CCDA
11 10 (1.83%) CCSA
11 10 (1.83%) CCSE
11 10 (1.83%) HP MASE
11 10 (1.83%) MCP
12 9 (1.65%) CISSP
12 9 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 8 (1.47%) CCENT
13 8 (1.47%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.67%) SLA
2 12 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.28%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.10%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.92%) QA
6 4 (0.73%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 136 (24.95%) Active Directory
2 116 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (8.07%) Hyper-V
4 24 (4.40%) vSphere
5 17 (3.12%) XenApp
6 16 (2.94%) DFS Replication
6 16 (2.94%) VMware Server
6 16 (2.94%) Xen
7 14 (2.57%) Virtual Desktop
7 14 (2.57%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (2.02%) Virtual Servers
9 8 (1.47%) Terminal Services
10 7 (1.28%) KVM
10 7 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (1.28%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.92%) Firmware
11 5 (0.92%) VMFS
12 4 (0.73%) FreeRADIUS
12 4 (0.73%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (3.30%) Cisco CUCM
1 18 (3.30%) Puppet
2 14 (2.57%) Ansible
2 14 (2.57%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (2.57%) TrustSec
3 8 (1.47%) Cacti
3 8 (1.47%) vRealize
4 6 (1.10%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (1.10%) FortiGate
4 6 (1.10%) SCCM
5 5 (0.92%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.92%) NetBackup
5 5 (0.92%) SnapMirror
5 5 (0.92%) SnapVault
5 5 (0.92%) vMotion
5 5 (0.92%) WSUS
6 4 (0.73%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (0.73%) Nagios
6 4 (0.73%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.37%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 345 (63.30%) Cisco
2 148 (27.16%) VMware
3 114 (20.92%) HP
4 113 (20.73%) Microsoft
5 76 (13.94%) CheckPoint
6 64 (11.74%) Citrix
7 61 (11.19%) Juniper
8 60 (11.01%) F5
9 49 (8.99%) SolarWinds
10 46 (8.44%) Aruba
11 44 (8.07%) Riverbed
12 43 (7.89%) Palo Alto
13 41 (7.52%) Mitel
13 41 (7.52%) NetApp
14 31 (5.69%) Meraki
15 29 (5.32%) Avaya
15 29 (5.32%) Fortinet
16 27 (4.95%) Brocade
17 23 (4.22%) Dell
18 18 (3.30%) Nortel
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Bromwich
Mint
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Superb base with commission and bene
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £380000 - £450000 Per Annum Phone, Laptop and company Vehicle
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Yoh
Salary: £42 - £50 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: to £28K+ approx 2.5K shift allowance+bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Newbury
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £46,625 to £57,640 per annum AfC Band 8b
Posted: 23 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: Highly Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20230 - £20730 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago