The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
England / West Midlands
Rank 202 203 213
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 14 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.27% 0.100%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.75% 1.87% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 4
Median salary £46,000 £25,250 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+82.17% -57.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £22,200 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,550 £38,450 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
798 748 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.39% 14.31% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 645 645 707
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WLAN
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

WLAN Salary Trend in the West Midlands

WLAN
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

WLAN Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

WLAN
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Coventry - 8 £46,000 - 1
Birmingham - 4 £41,250 -
Staffordshire -2 1 £70,000 +115.38%
West Bromwich - 1 £52,500 -
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 36 (100.00%) LAN
2 27 (75.00%) WAN
3 26 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (69.44%) Cisco
5 23 (63.89%) Firewall
6 20 (55.56%) CCNP
7 18 (50.00%) Wireless
8 14 (38.89%) CCNA
9 13 (36.11%) VoIP
10 12 (33.33%) VPN
10 12 (33.33%) Network Security
10 12 (33.33%) Meraki
11 11 (30.56%) CheckPoint
11 11 (30.56%) Windows
11 11 (30.56%) Linux
12 10 (27.78%) Internet
12 10 (27.78%) OSPF
12 10 (27.78%) BGP
12 10 (27.78%) Palo Alto
13 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (25.00%) EIGRP
13 9 (25.00%) Unix
14 8 (22.22%) Cisco Prime
14 8 (22.22%) DNS
14 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
14 8 (22.22%) 802.11
14 8 (22.22%) DHCP
14 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
14 8 (22.22%) CWNA
14 8 (22.22%) Wi-Fi

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (13.89%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (11.11%) IaaS
3 4 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (100.00%) LAN
2 27 (75.00%) WAN
3 23 (63.89%) Firewall
4 18 (50.00%) Wireless
5 13 (36.11%) VoIP
6 12 (33.33%) Network Security
6 12 (33.33%) VPN
7 10 (27.78%) BGP
7 10 (27.78%) Internet
7 10 (27.78%) OSPF
8 9 (25.00%) EIGRP
9 8 (22.22%) 802.11
9 8 (22.22%) DHCP
9 8 (22.22%) DNS
9 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 8 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (19.44%) IPsec
10 7 (19.44%) SSH
10 7 (19.44%) SSL
11 5 (13.89%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Network Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Network Specialist
3 5 (13.89%) Security Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Service Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Network Security Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Security Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Technology Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (2.78%) Network Support
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) AS400
1 4 (11.11%) Clustering
2 3 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Linux
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
2 9 (25.00%) Unix
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
4 5 (13.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Presales
2 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 5 (13.89%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 4 (11.11%) High Availability
4 3 (8.33%) Fault Management
4 3 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (8.33%) Network Management
4 3 (8.33%) Security Management
4 3 (8.33%) Service Management
5 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.56%) Kanban
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.78%) Escalation Management
6 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 26 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (55.56%) CCNP
3 14 (38.89%) CCNA
4 8 (22.22%) CWNA
5 5 (13.89%) CCSA
5 5 (13.89%) Degree
5 5 (13.89%) JNCIA
5 5 (13.89%) JNCIS
5 5 (13.89%) MCSA
5 5 (13.89%) MCSE
5 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (11.11%) CCIE
7 3 (8.33%) CCVP
8 1 (2.78%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Cisco
2 12 (33.33%) Meraki
3 11 (30.56%) CheckPoint
4 10 (27.78%) Palo Alto
5 8 (22.22%) SolarWinds
6 6 (16.67%) Juniper
7 5 (13.89%) HP
7 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
8 4 (11.11%) Aerohive Networks
8 4 (11.11%) Aruba
8 4 (11.11%) Extreme Networks
8 4 (11.11%) Fortinet
8 4 (11.11%) Huawei
8 4 (11.11%) Sourcefire
9 2 (5.56%) F5
9 2 (5.56%) VMware
10 1 (2.78%) NetApp
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