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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 716 719 797
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +78
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 218 260 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.31% 1.35% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 189 209 167
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £23,600 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
16647 19237 20671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.97% 17.31% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13854 15681 16513
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +20 203 £43,750 +2.94% 27
London +8 65 £52,500 -2.77% 6
South East +42 53 £50,000 +25.00% 10
Hampshire +7 21 £52,500 +20.00% 4
East of England +27 20 £38,000 -5.00% 3
Yorkshire +36 16 £35,000 -46.15% 1
City of London +54 15 £57,500 -17.85%
North West +25 14 £39,000 +4.00% 4
South West -6 13 £32,500 -18.75%
West Midlands -20 13 £44,500 +18.66% 3
Berkshire +17 11 £42,125 -26.73% 2
Fareham -1 11 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Hertfordshire - 9 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands +16 8 £32,500 -27.77%
Birmingham -2 8 £35,000 -15.15% 1
Basingstoke -9 8 £43,500 -8.42%
Surrey +19 7 £18,750 -35.34% 3
Manchester -13 7 £39,000 +4.00% 1
Newbury - 6 £32,500 - 2
South Yorkshire - 6 £35,000 - 1
Suffolk - 6 £38,000 - 1
Swindon +5 5 £24,000 +14.28%
Merseyside +5 5 £33,000 -52.85% 2
West Yorkshire +4 5 £42,000 -35.38%
Scotland 0 5 £52,500 -6.66%
Wiltshire -2 5 £24,000 +14.28%
Wakefield -4 5 £42,000 -35.38%
Kent - 5 - -
Bristol +24 4 £23,622 -5.51%
Essex +11 4 £24,500 -57.39%

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 287 (70.34%) LAN
2 237 (58.09%) Cisco
3 221 (54.17%) Wireless
4 216 (52.94%) Firewall
5 213 (52.21%) WAN
6 162 (39.71%) Cisco Certification
7 122 (29.90%) VPN
8 120 (29.41%) CCNP
9 111 (27.21%) VoIP
10 102 (25.00%) Windows
11 82 (20.10%) Active Directory
11 82 (20.10%) VLAN
12 81 (19.85%) VMware
13 79 (19.36%) CCNA
14 76 (18.63%) OSPF
15 74 (18.14%) Microsoft
15 74 (18.14%) Cisco ASA
16 72 (17.65%) ITIL
17 69 (16.91%) Network Security
18 67 (16.42%) SolarWinds
19 65 (15.93%) MPLS
19 65 (15.93%) Finance
20 64 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
21 63 (15.44%) BGP
22 59 (14.46%) TCP/IP
23 58 (14.22%) HP
23 58 (14.22%) Juniper
23 58 (14.22%) SAN
24 54 (13.24%) Windows Server
25 53 (12.99%) Telecoms

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 52 (12.75%) MS Exchange
2 37 (9.07%) Exchange Server 2013
3 29 (7.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (2.94%) Skype for Business
6 8 (1.96%) IIS
7 7 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (1.23%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.98%) CMS
9 4 (0.98%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.49%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.25%) Apache
11 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 29 (7.11%) MS Office
2 21 (5.15%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.21%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.41%) Office 365
2 16 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.70%) IaaS
4 4 (0.98%) OneDrive
4 4 (0.98%) PaaS
4 4 (0.98%) SaaS
5 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 287 (70.34%) LAN
2 221 (54.17%) Wireless
3 216 (52.94%) Firewall
4 213 (52.21%) WAN
5 122 (29.90%) VPN
6 111 (27.21%) VoIP
7 82 (20.10%) VLAN
8 76 (18.63%) OSPF
9 74 (18.14%) Cisco ASA
10 69 (16.91%) Network Security
11 65 (15.93%) MPLS
12 63 (15.44%) BGP
13 59 (14.46%) TCP/IP
14 58 (14.22%) SAN
15 50 (12.25%) DHCP
16 47 (11.52%) DNS
17 46 (11.27%) Wi-Fi
18 45 (11.03%) Cisco Wireless
19 39 (9.56%) Cisco Nexus
20 38 (9.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.49%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.49%) DB2
3 2 (0.49%) GIS
3 2 (0.49%) Informix
3 2 (0.49%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (0.49%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.49%) MySQL
3 2 (0.49%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.49%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.25%) Big Data
4 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.49%) ERwin
4 1 (0.25%) JIRA
4 1 (0.25%) Selenium
General
1 65 (15.93%) Finance
2 53 (12.99%) Telecoms
3 36 (8.82%) Legal
4 13 (3.19%) Law
5 11 (2.70%) Marketing
6 9 (2.21%) Advertising
7 7 (1.72%) Back Office
7 7 (1.72%) Banking
8 5 (1.23%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.98%) Retail
10 3 (0.74%) Electronics
11 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.49%) Military
11 2 (0.49%) Publishing
12 1 (0.25%) Automotive
12 1 (0.25%) Billing
12 1 (0.25%) German Language
12 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 131 (32.11%) Network Engineer
2 62 (15.20%) Analyst
3 53 (12.99%) Cisco Engineer
4 50 (12.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 33 (8.09%) Senior Network Engineer
6 30 (7.35%) Consultant
6 30 (7.35%) Support Engineer
6 30 (7.35%) Wireless Engineer
7 29 (7.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 27 (6.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 25 (6.13%) IT Engineer
10 24 (5.88%) Wireless Network Engineer
11 22 (5.39%) Network Analyst
11 22 (5.39%) Server Analyst
12 20 (4.90%) Architect
13 19 (4.66%) Network Support
14 16 (3.92%) Project Manager
15 15 (3.68%) Network Architect
15 15 (3.68%) Presales Consultant
16 14 (3.43%) Wireless Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (6.86%) 802.1X
2 12 (2.94%) Middleware
3 4 (0.98%) XMPP
4 3 (0.74%) Web Services
5 2 (0.49%) CSS
5 2 (0.49%) JSON
5 2 (0.49%) REST
6 1 (0.25%) .NET
6 1 (0.25%) HTML
6 1 (0.25%) HTML5
6 1 (0.25%) J2EE
6 1 (0.25%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (12.75%) Data Centre
2 35 (8.58%) Video Conferencing
3 20 (4.90%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.19%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.19%) Statistics
5 12 (2.94%) Private Cloud
6 9 (2.21%) Clustering
7 8 (1.96%) CCTV
7 8 (1.96%) Replication
8 7 (1.72%) Blackberry
8 7 (1.72%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.47%) Handset
9 6 (1.47%) HP StoreVirtual
9 6 (1.47%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.23%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 5 (1.23%) Economics
10 5 (1.23%) iPhone
10 5 (1.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 102 (25.00%) Windows
2 54 (13.24%) Windows Server
3 44 (10.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (8.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (7.35%) Linux
6 29 (7.11%) Windows 7
7 18 (4.41%) Unix
7 18 (4.41%) Windows 8
8 14 (3.43%) Windows 10
9 13 (3.19%) Android
10 9 (2.21%) Windows Mobile
11 7 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (1.47%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.98%) CatOS
14 3 (0.74%) MVS
14 3 (0.74%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.49%) AIX
15 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (17.65%) ITIL
2 44 (10.78%) Presales
3 37 (9.07%) Network Design
4 36 (8.82%) Project Management
5 32 (7.84%) Service Management
6 31 (7.60%) Network Monitoring
7 29 (7.11%) Change Management
7 29 (7.11%) WAN Optimisation
8 28 (6.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 26 (6.37%) Network Management
10 22 (5.39%) Infrastructure Management
10 22 (5.39%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 22 (5.39%) Migration
10 22 (5.39%) PRINCE2
10 22 (5.39%) Server Virtualisation
10 22 (5.39%) Service Delivery
11 18 (4.41%) ITSM
12 17 (4.17%) Problem Management
13 15 (3.68%) Configuration Management
13 15 (3.68%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 9 (2.21%) SQL
2 5 (1.23%) C
3 4 (0.98%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.25%) Java
4 1 (0.25%) Python
4 1 (0.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 162 (39.71%) Cisco Certification
2 120 (29.41%) CCNP
3 79 (19.36%) CCNA
4 39 (9.56%) Degree
5 35 (8.58%) CCIE
6 21 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 15 (3.68%) CCDP
9 14 (3.43%) MCSE
10 13 (3.19%) MCP
10 13 (3.19%) MCSA
11 9 (2.21%) CCDA
12 6 (1.47%) CISSP
12 6 (1.47%) DBS Check
12 6 (1.47%) HP ASE
12 6 (1.47%) HP MASE
13 5 (1.23%) CCVP
13 5 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.98%) Security Cleared
15 3 (0.74%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.43%) SLA
2 13 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.45%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.23%) QA
5 4 (0.98%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 82 (20.10%) Active Directory
2 64 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (5.64%) VMware Server
4 22 (5.39%) DFS Replication
5 21 (5.15%) Hyper-V
6 19 (4.66%) vSphere
6 19 (4.66%) XenApp
7 16 (3.92%) Virtual Servers
8 13 (3.19%) Xen
9 12 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (1.72%) Terminal Services
10 7 (1.72%) Virtual Desktop
10 7 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (1.72%) XenDesktop
11 5 (1.23%) VMFS
12 4 (0.98%) XenServer
13 3 (0.74%) FreeRADIUS
13 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.49%) KVM
14 2 (0.49%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 22 (5.39%) Cisco CUCM
1 22 (5.39%) Cisco Prime
2 9 (2.21%) Cisco UCCX
2 9 (2.21%) SCCM
3 6 (1.47%) FortiGate
4 5 (1.23%) Ansible
4 5 (1.23%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.23%) NetBackup
4 5 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.23%) Puppet
4 5 (1.23%) SnapMirror
4 5 (1.23%) SnapVault
4 5 (1.23%) vMotion
5 4 (0.98%) TrustSec
6 3 (0.74%) Cisco LMS
6 3 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.49%) Cacti
7 2 (0.49%) WSUS
8 1 (0.25%) SCOM
8 1 (0.25%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 237 (58.09%) Cisco
2 81 (19.85%) VMware
3 74 (18.14%) Microsoft
4 67 (16.42%) SolarWinds
5 58 (14.22%) HP
5 58 (14.22%) Juniper
6 42 (10.29%) Citrix
7 40 (9.80%) CheckPoint
8 38 (9.31%) Riverbed
9 37 (9.07%) Aruba
10 36 (8.82%) Mitel
10 36 (8.82%) NetApp
11 26 (6.37%) Avaya
11 26 (6.37%) Brocade
12 23 (5.64%) F5
13 21 (5.15%) Palo Alto
14 20 (4.90%) Fortinet
15 19 (4.66%) Meraki
16 18 (4.41%) Nortel
17 15 (3.68%) Extreme Networks
East London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Spring Technology
Salary: company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury
Capita plc
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford
Capita plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits OTE 100k
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £54,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury
Capita plc
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + car
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Farnborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + car allowance, bonus, 25 days' hols
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
St Georges Weybridge
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum dependent upon experience
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Capita plc
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + OTE, Car
Posted: 20 days ago
South East England
Capita plc
Salary: Car
Posted: 16 days ago
Aintree, Liverpool, North West
Taskers Plc
Salary: £22,000 - £26,000 p.a.
Posted: 23 days ago