Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for WLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WLAN over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 290 280
Rank change year-on-year +55 -10 -19
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 21 21 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.34% 0.24% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.60% 0.97% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 29
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -18.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £27,500 £41,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,500 £79,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.22% +7.78% -10.00%

WLAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1310 2165 2681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.01% 25.01% 24.26%
Number of salaries quoted 996 1558 1999
Berkshire median annual salary £45,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,925 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £73,950
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing WLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in Berkshire

WLAN
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for WLAN in Berkshire

WLAN
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WLAN in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WLAN in Berkshire

WLAN
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +40 12 £46,250 +2.78%
Slough +6 2 £62,500 -19.35%
Newbury -17 2 £47,500 +58.33%
WLAN
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 19 (90.48%) LAN
2 14 (66.67%) WAN
3 9 (42.86%) RFID
3 9 (42.86%) Degree
3 9 (42.86%) Mobile Computing
3 9 (42.86%) Presales
4 8 (38.10%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (38.10%) Firewall
4 8 (38.10%) Wireless
5 7 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 7 (33.33%) MPLS
5 7 (33.33%) Cisco
5 7 (33.33%) HP
5 7 (33.33%) Android
6 6 (28.57%) Fortinet
6 6 (28.57%) SDLC
7 5 (23.81%) Retail
7 5 (23.81%) Windows
7 5 (23.81%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (23.81%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
8 4 (19.05%) Network Security
8 4 (19.05%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (19.05%) Aruba
8 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
8 4 (19.05%) SOTI
8 4 (19.05%) AirWatch
8 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
8 4 (19.05%) SQL

WLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) LAN
2 14 (66.67%) WAN
3 9 (42.86%) RFID
4 8 (38.10%) Firewall
4 8 (38.10%) Wireless
5 7 (33.33%) MPLS
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (19.05%) DNS
6 4 (19.05%) IPsec
6 4 (19.05%) Network Security
6 4 (19.05%) OSPF
6 4 (19.05%) VPN
7 3 (14.29%) BGP
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (14.29%) EIGRP
7 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 3 (14.29%) VLAN
7 3 (14.29%) VPLS
8 1 (4.76%) 802.11
8 1 (4.76%) Telnet
General
1 5 (23.81%) Retail
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Brand Awareness
3 2 (9.52%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Electronics
4 1 (4.76%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Field Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Software Integration Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Network Support
4 3 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Wireless Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Wireless Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) WLAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Mobile Computing
2 8 (38.10%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
4 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
5 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
6 1 (4.76%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Android
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
3 4 (19.05%) Unix
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Presales
2 6 (28.57%) SDLC
3 5 (23.81%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (14.29%) Network Architecture
4 3 (14.29%) Network Design
4 3 (14.29%) Network Management
4 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Android Development
5 1 (4.76%) Customer-Centricity
5 1 (4.76%) IT Strategy
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Logistics
5 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Process Management
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (19.05%) CCNP
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (14.29%) CCIE
5 1 (4.76%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) FreeRADIUS
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 7 (33.33%) Cisco
1 7 (33.33%) HP
2 6 (28.57%) Fortinet
3 4 (19.05%) Aruba
3 4 (19.05%) SOTI
4 3 (14.29%) Brocade
4 3 (14.29%) Foundry
4 3 (14.29%) Infoblox
4 3 (14.29%) Juniper
4 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) VMware
6 1 (4.76%) BT