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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 712 716 823
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +107
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 211 253 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.26% 1.31% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 176 194 145
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £24,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +3.65%

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
16801 19285 20844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.11% 17.84% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13931 15489 16664
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +13 188 £44,500 -1.11% 22
London +2 61 £55,000 +4.76% 6
South East +38 49 £50,000 +17.64% 3
East of England +36 19 £38,000 +15.15%
North West +19 19 £39,000 +20.00% 4
Scotland +2 15 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Berkshire +19 14 £44,500 -34.07% 1
South West -16 13 £32,500 -13.33% 4
City of London +39 12 £60,000 -9.43% 1
West Midlands -9 12 £65,000 +80.07%
Hertfordshire +34 9 £45,000 -18.18%
Manchester +2 9 £39,000 +20.00% 3
Hampshire +2 9 £41,500 -2.35%
Yorkshire +15 8 £32,500 -51.85% 3
Kent - 8 £40,000 -
Edinburgh +2 7 £50,000 -9.09%
Newbury - 7 £32,500 -
East Midlands +12 6 £33,000 -8.96% 2
Birmingham 0 6 £21,500 -52.22%
Brighton - 6 £65,000 -
East Sussex - 6 £65,000 -
Merseyside - 6 £33,000 -
Surrey +13 5 £50,000 +163.15% 2
Glasgow -13 5 £42,500 -29.16%
Watford +12 4 £45,000 -18.18%
Essex +11 4 £24,500 -24.03%
Swindon +1 4 £24,000 +18.51% 1
Basingstoke -4 4 £40,500 -10.00%
Fareham -7 4 £54,000 +35.00%
Staffordshire -7 4 £65,000 -

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 271 (68.96%) LAN
2 211 (53.69%) Cisco
3 208 (52.93%) Wireless
4 197 (50.13%) Firewall
5 193 (49.11%) WAN
6 150 (38.17%) Cisco Certification
7 115 (29.26%) VoIP
8 113 (28.75%) CCNP
9 107 (27.23%) VPN
10 99 (25.19%) Windows
11 84 (21.37%) VLAN
12 81 (20.61%) VMware
13 75 (19.08%) Active Directory
14 73 (18.58%) SolarWinds
15 72 (18.32%) OSPF
16 70 (17.81%) CCNA
17 68 (17.30%) Microsoft
17 68 (17.30%) Finance
18 67 (17.05%) SAN
19 65 (16.54%) Cisco ASA
20 64 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
21 62 (15.78%) ITIL
22 60 (15.27%) TCP/IP
23 58 (14.76%) Juniper
23 58 (14.76%) Telecoms
23 58 (14.76%) BGP
24 57 (14.50%) Network Security
25 56 (14.25%) MPLS
26 51 (12.98%) MS Exchange
27 50 (12.72%) HP

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 51 (12.98%) MS Exchange
2 39 (9.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 32 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 32 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (2.80%) Skype for Business
5 9 (2.29%) IIS
6 6 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (1.53%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.02%) CMS
8 4 (1.02%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.51%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.25%) Apache
10 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (6.36%) MS Office
2 17 (4.33%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.78%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.58%) Office 365
2 15 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.29%) IaaS
5 7 (1.78%) SaaS
6 4 (1.02%) OneDrive
6 4 (1.02%) PaaS
7 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 271 (68.96%) LAN
2 208 (52.93%) Wireless
3 197 (50.13%) Firewall
4 193 (49.11%) WAN
5 115 (29.26%) VoIP
6 107 (27.23%) VPN
7 84 (21.37%) VLAN
8 72 (18.32%) OSPF
9 67 (17.05%) SAN
10 65 (16.54%) Cisco ASA
11 60 (15.27%) TCP/IP
12 58 (14.76%) BGP
13 57 (14.50%) Network Security
14 56 (14.25%) MPLS
15 46 (11.70%) DNS
15 46 (11.70%) Wi-Fi
16 43 (10.94%) Cisco Wireless
16 43 (10.94%) DHCP
17 36 (9.16%) Cisco Nexus
18 34 (8.65%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.27%) Data Mining
3 4 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.02%) DB2
3 4 (1.02%) GIS
3 4 (1.02%) Informix
3 4 (1.02%) InterSystems Cache
3 4 (1.02%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.02%) MySQL
3 4 (1.02%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.02%) SAP HANA
3 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.25%) Big Data
5 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (1.02%) ERwin
3 3 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.25%) JIRA
4 1 (0.25%) Selenium
General
1 68 (17.30%) Finance
2 58 (14.76%) Telecoms
3 41 (10.43%) Legal
4 13 (3.31%) Advertising
5 11 (2.80%) Marketing
6 9 (2.29%) Law
7 7 (1.78%) Back Office
8 6 (1.53%) Banking
9 5 (1.27%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.76%) Electronics
10 3 (0.76%) Retail
11 2 (0.51%) Billing
11 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.51%) Military
12 1 (0.25%) German Language
12 1 (0.25%) Local Government
12 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 127 (32.32%) Network Engineer
2 55 (13.99%) Analyst
3 47 (11.96%) Cisco Engineer
3 47 (11.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 32 (8.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 30 (7.63%) Consultant
5 30 (7.63%) Senior Network Engineer
6 28 (7.12%) Support Engineer
6 28 (7.12%) Wireless Engineer
7 26 (6.62%) Server Analyst
8 24 (6.11%) Wireless Network Engineer
9 23 (5.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 22 (5.60%) Architect
11 21 (5.34%) IT Engineer
12 20 (5.09%) Network Support
13 17 (4.33%) Network Architect
13 17 (4.33%) Presales Consultant
14 15 (3.82%) Project Manager
15 14 (3.56%) Network Support Engineer
16 13 (3.31%) Virtualisation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (6.62%) 802.1X
2 18 (4.58%) Middleware
3 4 (1.02%) JSON
3 4 (1.02%) REST
3 4 (1.02%) XMPP
4 3 (0.76%) Web Services
5 2 (0.51%) CSS
6 1 (0.25%) .NET
6 1 (0.25%) HTML
6 1 (0.25%) HTML5
6 1 (0.25%) J2EE
6 1 (0.25%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.96%) Data Centre
2 32 (8.14%) Video Conferencing
3 23 (5.85%) Management Information System
4 18 (4.58%) Private Cloud
5 15 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.05%) Statistics
7 11 (2.80%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.29%) Clustering
9 8 (2.04%) CCTV
9 8 (2.04%) Driving Licence
9 8 (2.04%) Economics
9 8 (2.04%) Replication
10 6 (1.53%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.53%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.53%) Handset
10 6 (1.53%) HP StoreVirtual
10 6 (1.53%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (1.27%) iPhone
12 4 (1.02%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 99 (25.19%) Windows
2 48 (12.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (11.20%) Windows Server
4 34 (8.65%) Linux
5 27 (6.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (5.09%) Windows 7
7 17 (4.33%) Unix
8 15 (3.82%) Windows 8
9 13 (3.31%) Windows 10
10 12 (3.05%) Android
11 8 (2.04%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (1.78%) Mac OS X
13 5 (1.27%) CatOS
14 4 (1.02%) MVS
14 4 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.76%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.51%) Debian
16 2 (0.51%) Fedora
16 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (15.78%) ITIL
2 43 (10.94%) Presales
3 40 (10.18%) Project Management
3 40 (10.18%) Service Management
4 34 (8.65%) Change Management
4 34 (8.65%) Network Design
5 29 (7.38%) WAN Optimisation
6 27 (6.87%) Disaster Recovery
7 26 (6.62%) Infrastructure Management
7 26 (6.62%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 26 (6.62%) Network Monitoring
7 26 (6.62%) Server Virtualisation
8 25 (6.36%) Migration
8 25 (6.36%) Network Management
9 23 (5.85%) ITSM
10 22 (5.60%) PRINCE2
11 20 (5.09%) Problem Management
11 20 (5.09%) Service Delivery
12 18 (4.58%) Change Control
12 18 (4.58%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.31%) SQL
2 5 (1.27%) C
3 4 (1.02%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.51%) Python
5 1 (0.25%) Java
5 1 (0.25%) Tcl
5 1 (0.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 150 (38.17%) Cisco Certification
2 113 (28.75%) CCNP
3 70 (17.81%) CCNA
4 36 (9.16%) CCIE
5 35 (8.91%) Degree
6 20 (5.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (4.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 13 (3.31%) MCP
9 11 (2.80%) CCDP
10 10 (2.54%) MCSA
11 7 (1.78%) CCDA
11 7 (1.78%) MCSE
12 5 (1.27%) CCVP
12 5 (1.27%) CISSP
12 5 (1.27%) Security Cleared
13 4 (1.02%) A+ Certification
13 4 (1.02%) CITP
13 4 (1.02%) CWNE
13 4 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.02%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.83%) SLA
2 13 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.54%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.27%) QA
5 4 (1.02%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 75 (19.08%) Active Directory
2 64 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (7.12%) VMware Server
4 26 (6.62%) DFS Replication
5 17 (4.33%) vSphere
6 16 (4.07%) XenApp
7 14 (3.56%) Hyper-V
8 10 (2.54%) Xen
9 6 (1.53%) Terminal Services
9 6 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.53%) XenDesktop
10 5 (1.27%) VMFS
10 5 (1.27%) VMware ESX
11 4 (1.02%) XenServer
12 3 (0.76%) FreeRADIUS
13 2 (0.51%) KVM
13 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.51%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.25%) Firmware
14 1 (0.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 26 (6.62%) Cisco Prime
2 15 (3.82%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (2.29%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (1.53%) SCCM
5 5 (1.27%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.27%) NetBackup
5 5 (1.27%) SnapMirror
5 5 (1.27%) SnapVault
5 5 (1.27%) vMotion
6 3 (0.76%) Ansible
6 3 (0.76%) Cisco LMS
6 3 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.76%) Puppet
6 3 (0.76%) TrustSec
7 2 (0.51%) Cacti
7 2 (0.51%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.51%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.25%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.25%) cPanel
Vendors
1 211 (53.69%) Cisco
2 81 (20.61%) VMware
3 73 (18.58%) SolarWinds
4 68 (17.30%) Microsoft
5 58 (14.76%) Juniper
6 50 (12.72%) HP
7 39 (9.92%) Mitel
8 38 (9.67%) Riverbed
9 37 (9.41%) CheckPoint
9 37 (9.41%) NetApp
10 34 (8.65%) Aruba
10 34 (8.65%) Citrix
11 31 (7.89%) Brocade
12 24 (6.11%) Avaya
13 22 (5.60%) F5
14 20 (5.09%) Fortinet
14 20 (5.09%) Meraki
15 19 (4.83%) Extreme Networks
16 17 (4.33%) Palo Alto
17 16 (4.07%) Nortel
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