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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 202 211
Rank change year-on-year +29 +9  
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 10 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.31% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.26% 0.98% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 7
Median salary £47,500 £42,125 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.75% -6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £31,350 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,750 £73,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 791 1119 1348
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 24.19% 25.12% 26.16%
Number of salaries quoted 618 866 871
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,615 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing WLAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 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
Reading +26 7 £47,500 -14.60% 1
Maidenhead - 1 £65,000 -
Slough - 1 £65,000 -
WLAN
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 20 (80.00%) LAN
2 14 (56.00%) Cisco
3 13 (52.00%) WAN
3 13 (52.00%) Presales
4 11 (44.00%) Windows
4 11 (44.00%) Firewall
5 10 (40.00%) Wireless
6 9 (36.00%) VPN
6 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (28.00%) CCNP
7 7 (28.00%) CCNA
7 7 (28.00%) DNS
7 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (28.00%) DHCP
7 7 (28.00%) HP
7 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
7 7 (28.00%) VMware
7 7 (28.00%) Windows Mobile
7 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (28.00%) Android
7 7 (28.00%) Aruba
7 7 (28.00%) Apple iOS
8 6 (24.00%) Analytics
8 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
9 5 (20.00%) OSPF
9 5 (20.00%) RFID
9 5 (20.00%) Project Management
9 5 (20.00%) ITIL
9 5 (20.00%) C#
9 5 (20.00%) C++

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) GroupWise
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) SaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (80.00%) LAN
2 13 (52.00%) WAN
3 11 (44.00%) Firewall
4 10 (40.00%) Wireless
5 9 (36.00%) VPN
6 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (28.00%) DHCP
6 7 (28.00%) DNS
7 5 (20.00%) OSPF
7 5 (20.00%) RFID
8 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (12.00%) BGP
9 3 (12.00%) IPsec
9 3 (12.00%) Network Security
9 3 (12.00%) PBX
9 3 (12.00%) SNMP
9 3 (12.00%) VLAN
9 3 (12.00%) VoIP
9 3 (12.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (20.00%) Retail
3 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Architect
2 6 (24.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Head of IT
4 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.00%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Lead Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Logistics Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Presales Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Project Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Security Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Mobile Computing
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.00%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) User Experience
5 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Android
2 7 (28.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Mobile
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (12.00%) Linux
5 2 (8.00%) Mac OS
5 2 (8.00%) NetWare
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Presales
2 6 (24.00%) Analytics
3 5 (20.00%) Change Control
3 5 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.00%) Network Management
3 5 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (12.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.00%) Information Security
6 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Network Design
7 1 (4.00%) High Availability
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
7 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) C#
1 5 (20.00%) C++
2 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (28.00%) CCNA
2 7 (28.00%) CCNP
3 5 (20.00%) Degree
4 4 (16.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (4.00%) CCDP
5 1 (4.00%) CCIE
5 1 (4.00%) CCSE
5 1 (4.00%) CISSP
5 1 (4.00%) HP MASE
5 1 (4.00%) IISP
5 1 (4.00%) ISSAP
5 1 (4.00%) JNCIA
5 1 (4.00%) JNCIP
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) FreeRADIUS
2 2 (8.00%) NDS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Cisco
2 7 (28.00%) Aruba
2 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (28.00%) HP
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (12.00%) Avaya
4 3 (12.00%) Brocade
4 3 (12.00%) Juniper
4 3 (12.00%) Mitel
4 3 (12.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (12.00%) Veeam
5 2 (8.00%) Novell
5 2 (8.00%) VeriFone
6 1 (4.00%) AirMagnet
6 1 (4.00%) F5
6 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.00%) Splunk
Reading, Berkshire
Myles Roberts
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + + Flexible Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago